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Oakland softball sweeps Cleveland State in mid-week series

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

April 11, 2017

Due to inclement weather, what was supposed to be a home game was moved to Madonna University, where Oakland softball hosted Cleveland State University for a three-game series on April 4-5. Oakland swept the series and improved i...

The Blitz: April 12, 2017

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

April 11, 2017

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...

The Blitz: April 5, 2017

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2017

Baseball at Toledo The Golden Grizzlies (3-19, 1-2 HL) fell to the University of Toledo Rockets (6-19, 0-3 MAC) 8-5 on Wednesday, March 29. Connor Fannon struck out a career-high seven batters in five innings, allowing three e...

The Blitz: March 29, 2017

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2017

Softball at Central Michigan University Before opening up conference play for the season, Oakland’s softball team visited Central Michigan University on Wednesday, March 22 for what was supposed to be a doubleheader. ...

Track and field opens outdoor season

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2017

Correction: The original version of this article erroneously stated that Rachel Levy ran the 5,000m in 6:54.28. Her actual time was 16:54:58.   Track and field opened its outdoor season this past weekend by sending athletes...

Softball swept by YSU in league opener

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2017

On Friday, March 24, Oakland softball traveled to Youngstown, Ohio to begin Horizon League play against Youngstown State University. The Golden Grizzlies dropped their three-game series to the Penguins, bringing their record to 7-13. ...

The Blitz: March 22, 2017

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017

Baseball Oakland (1-16) dropped all three games in the series against Indiana State University (8-4, 9-5 and 5-4, respectively). In the series opener, the Golden Grizzlies held the lead through five innings, until the Sy...

The Blitz: March 15, 2017

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2017

Baseball at Virginia Commonwealth University In the opening game of the three-day series, Oakland fell to VCU 5-2 on Friday, March 10. Starting on the mound, Jake Lee went seven innings with 6 strikeouts. After giving up 2 runs i...

Expectations are high for new head women’s soccer coach

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2017

Athletic Director Jeff Konya announced Monday, March 6 that Juan Pablo Favero is the new head coach of the Oakland University women’s soccer team. Favero replaces Margaret Saurin, whose resignation was announced Jan. 27. Faver...

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