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Women’s tennis falls short in season openers

By Web Master

February 5, 2008

Filed under Sports

Thewomen's tennis team opened their season 0-2 last weekend, falling to bothAkron, 6-1, and Detroit-Mercy, 7-0, at Lifetime Fitness. In her debut lastFriday, junior Lindsay Grimmer lost her first singles match 1-6, but came backto win the ne...

Youth Movement

By Web Master

January 29, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Tim RathContributing ReporterAny remaining doubt that the Oakland University women's basketball team is a force in the Summit League was left somewhere in Macomb, Ill. Saturday. Disappointed after an upset loss at IPFW th...

OU women’s golfer fights on

By Web Master

January 29, 2008

Filed under Sports

By BRITTANY OCHTINSKYSenior ReporterOne look at Lindsay Scarlatelli and she appears to be a normal 19-year-old girl with a passion for sports. As member of the women's golf team,  a manager for the women's basketball team her freshman year and ...

Oakland hockey riding three-game winning streak

By Web Master

January 29, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Brittany OchtinskySenior ReporterROCHESTER â€" It's easy to look at the University at Buffalo's stats and think that Oakland University would have steamrolled the Bulls last weekend. But looks can be deceiving. With a 5...

Men’s basketball bounces back

By Web Master

January 29, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Tim RathContributing ReporterMaybe it's something in the water of Macomb, Ill. that makes the Oakland University men's basketball team play so well. Since 2002, every game on the road against Western Illinois has ended in...

OU rides fast track in Ontario Invitational

By Web Master

January 22, 2008

Filed under Sports

The men's track team wom five events at the Don Wright Invitational in London, Ontario to finish second. School records were broken by Joe Goike in the 600-meter, Jason Bigelow in the 1500-meter, Jack Coleman in the 300-meter...

Feeling the heat

By Web Master

January 22, 2008

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By Brittany OchtinskySenior ReporterOakland University's hockey team left the frigid Michigan weather behind last weekend when the Golden Grizzlies hopped on a plane and headed to Tucson, Ariz. Their reception, however, was less than...

Waterstradt ties career high in 77-69 OU loss

By Web Master

January 22, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Samantha FranzSports EditorFORT WAYNE, Ind. â€" Saturday's conference matchup between Oakland University and IPFW had "win" written all over it for the Golden Grizzlies. With a student bus of several hundred Oakland Universit...

Mastodons’ early three-point shooting beats OU women

By Web Master

January 22, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Samantha FranzSports EditorFORT WAYNE, Ind. â€" On paper, the IPFW Mastodons appeared to be easy competition for Oakland University. IPFW had only won five games thus far this season, compared to Oakland's 12, and coming into t...

OU swims past Cincinnati

By Web Master

January 22, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Dan TallantContributing ReporterBoth the men's and women's swimming and diving teams faced off with the University of Cincinnati Jan. 19 and claimed victories in their first home meets since Nov. 3. The men's team defeated the ...

Quietly making noise

By Web Master

January 22, 2008

Filed under Sports

By Samantha FranzSports EditorThere is an expression in theatre that states, "There are no small roles, only small actors."This year, men's basketball senior Patrick McCloskey's hoops career will be coming to an end, but the hard-wor...

The future is bright

By Web Master

January 17, 2008

Filed under Sports

By ROB TATEAssistant Sports EditorROMEO â€" Hall of Fame football coach Vince Lombardi once said ,"Winning is not everything, it's the only thing."The correlation beteween the Oakland University men's basketball team's recent su...

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