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Isaiah Brock steps down from Oakland University men’s basketball

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

August 10, 2017

Filed under News, Sports, Sports / Mens

On Wednesday, August 9th, Oakland University's Athletics Director Jeff Konya confirmed with The Detroit News that Isaiah Brock would be leaving Oakland University men's basketball after just one season. The 23-year-old U.S. Army Veteran has decided to foc...

Coach Greg Kampe is happy to be alive and well

Skylar Tolfree, Sports Editor

August 10, 2017

Filed under News, Sports, Sports / Mens

News broke early Wednesday afternoon that Oakland University's Men's Basketball Head Coach Greg Kampe had  almost died in the month of July. Kampe, 61, suffered from sepsis due to an infected kidney stone. He went to the hospital...

Athletics preaches innovation in decision to combine cheer and dance teams

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

April 19, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Womens

A shocking change to Oakland University Athletics came on April 19, when the department announced the combining of the cheer and dance teams to form one spirit squad. “What we’re looking for is a highly energetic add to...

Track and field hosts third annual Golden Grizzly Invite

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Cross Country, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Cross Country, Sports / Womens / Track And Field

Track and field hosted the third annual Golden Grizzly Invite April 14-15. The women’s team finished third with 116 points, and the men’s team finished second with 111 points. “We have been so lucky and had really good...

The Blitz: April 19, 2017

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Softball

Baseball at Valpo: Game 1 Oakland baseball traveled to Valparaiso University for a three-game series April 13-15. In the first game, Connor Fannon started on the mound and went five innings, picking up five strikeouts. Emerson Mi...

The Blitz: April 12, 2017

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Golf, Sports / Womens / Tennis

Baseball at CMU The Oakland baseball team fell to the Central Michigan Chippewas in its midweek matchup on Wednesday, April 5. After falling behind early with a six-run deficit in the third inning, the Golden Grizzlies got on...

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