The Oakland Post

In the spotlight- Nyal Higgins

Zac Grasl, Staff Intern

August 1, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens / Soccer

After spending the summer training with three Major League Soccer (MLS) teams and playing for an amateur soccer league in Ontario, Canada, Junior defensemen Nyal Higgins of the Oakland Men’s soccer team, is expected to have a bre...

In the spotlight- Krysteena Davis

Zac Grasl, Staff Intern

August 1, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens / Volleyball

Krysteena Davis is everything you want in a team leader. She puts in work in the weight room to get stronger, she works hard in the classroom, she is the vocal leader of the team, and she leads by example. All of these qualit...

Cheer team relegated to club sport status

Michael Pearce and Dakota Brecht

August 1, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports / Club Sports

Rumors began surfacing on social media late on Thursday, July 12 about the cheer team being removed from Oakland Athletics due to a lack of funding. This move would make competitive cheer into a club sport. A fan account o...

Oakland University selects next athletic director

AuJenee Hirsch, Editor-in-Chief

August 1, 2018

Filed under Sports

Oakland University President Ora Hirsch Pescovitz announced at a news conference on July 23 that Steve Waterfield has been appointed director of athletics effective Aug. 9, 2018. Waterfield comes to Oakland after serving as exe...

Club Football looks to continue tradition with new coach

Zac Grasl, Staff Intern

August 1, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports / Club Sports

OU Football Club looks to continue winning tradition despite change in leadership with new head coach After finishing with an 18-1 record and winning a national championship as head coach of the football club, Tom Menas st...

Two former Golden Grizzlies enter the MLB

Michael Pearce, Sports Editor

June 26, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens / Baseball

Not just one, but two former Oakland University pitchers will be under contract for Major League Baseball (MLB) teams this upcoming season. On June 6, Jake Lee was drafted to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the ninth...

Isaiah Brock and Chris Gilbert transfer to GVSU

June 6, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Basketball, Uncategorized

Two former Golden Grizzlies will be suiting up in Allendale next season when they begin the basketball season. Both Isaiah Brock and Chris Gilbert have transferred to Grand Valley State University (GVSU) and will be playing bask...

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