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Oakland 0 Valpo 1: Men’s soccer drops to 3-1-0 in league in physical road game

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 3, 2016

Despite a frenetic performance on the stats sheet, Oakland men’s soccer (4-5-0, 3-1-0) lost 1-0 to Valparaiso (5-2-2, 3-0-1) on the road Saturday, Oct. 1. The Golden Grizzlies and the Crusaders were the only two remaining und...

Men’s soccer rounds up Green Bay, continues undefeated in league

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

September 20, 2016

Seems like that tough non-conference schedule is paying off. After going 0-4 against UC Santa Barbara, Virginia Tech, Penn State and Michigan State, Oakland men’s soccer is 2-0 in the Horizon League, beating Green Bay 2-0 at...

Men’s soccer loses to MSU in brutally close match

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

September 20, 2016

After leading off league play with a close win against Northern Kentucky on Saturday night, Oakland men’s soccer (1-4-0, 1-0 in the Horizon League) lost 1-0 to Michigan State (4-1-0) the night of Wednesday, Sept. 15. The ...

Men’s soccer grinds out 1-0 exhibition win against No.2 Akron

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

August 18, 2016

Something strange happened Monday night. Oakland — a team in transition after losing eight seniors — beat the preseason-No.2 Akron Zips 1-0 in an exhibition match on the Oakland Soccer Field. Austin Ricci scored the nig...

A night of legacy and courage: the second annual Black and Gold Awards

Nowshin Chowdhury

April 20, 2016

Gathering outside the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Oakland student-athletes were dressed in formal attire and surrounded by familiar faces for the second annual Black and Gold Awards. Oakland University Athletics hosted the awards combined with the Lepley Hall of Honor induction on Monday, April 18 for a night filled with laugh...

Oakland men’s soccer blasts SVSU in Pontiac: Concludes spring season with 5-1 smackdown at Ultimate Soccer Arenas

Ally Racey

April 10, 2016

Oakland men’s soccer dominated Saginaw Valley State University 5-1 in the 2016 Michigan College Tournament of Champions the afternoon of Saturday, April 9 at Ultimate Soccer Arenas in Pontiac, Mich.Seniors Shawn Claud Lawso...

Student athletes promote literacy

Reported by Katlynn Emaus, written by Sam Schlenner

April 9, 2016

Oakland University student-athletes put the reading in March. Over 100 Golden Grizzlies read to elementary students throughout March is Reading Month, according to senior softball infielder Sarah Hartley.“Athletics gets tons of new ...

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