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The Sporting Blitz: 2016.10.19

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 18, 2016

WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING The Golden Grizzlies dominated at Duquesne on Oct. 14, beating the Dukes 168.5-93.5 and winning 13 of 14 events. Patricia Aschan won the 200-yard medley relay (1:47.45), 200 free (1:53.10), 20...

The Sporting Blitz

Compiled by Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 11, 2016

TENNIS Samantha Galloway (5-7, 6-1, 1-0 (3)), Alexandra Whall (6-1, 6-3), Sofia Borcuti (6-2, 6-0) and Amanda Nilsson (6-4, 4-6, 10-8) advanced to the consolation final at the Bronco Invitational at Western Michigan University. Borcu...

The Sporting Blitz: Oct. 4, 2016

Compiled by Sam Schlenner, Sport Editor

October 4, 2016

Cross Country Men’s and women’s cross country finished 12th and fourth, respectively, at the Joe Piane Invitational at Notre Dame. Bryce Stroede came in second overall in the men’s five mile in 24:32.6. Rachel Levy came...

Head swimming coach inducted into Michigan Sports Hall of Fame

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

September 13, 2016

Pete Hovland and Derek Jeter are about the same height. Chris Osgood is shorter. Ben Wallace is taller. Hovland’s 35 years and over 50 conference titles as head coach of Oakland swimming allow this comparison. He was induct...

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...

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 ...

Rachel Waite bound for Olympic Trials

Hannah Gorosh

April 3, 2016

The countdown to the 2016 Olympic Trials has begun for junior swimmer Rachel Waite.“After I made the cuts, it was more just focusing on my college season and getting through our big meet, our Horizon League Championship,” Waite...

Nowicki scores sixth at NCAA Swimming Championships

Ally Racey

April 3, 2016

Horizon League Freshman of the Year Devon Nowicki has broken school and personal records. He earned All-American status as he took sixth place in the 100 breaststroke at the NCAA Championships on March 25. He scored the second...

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