The Oakland Post

Basketball kicks off with breakfast

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

November 1, 2016

A three-year, six-figure deal with Campus Den to be the official merchandise provider of Golden Grizzly Athletics was one of the topics applauded at the annual men's and women's basketball Tip-Off Breakfast in the O’rena the m...

Oakland wins McCafferty Trophy again

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

June 5, 2016

Not since Notre Dame did it over twenty years ago has a school won the Horizon League's all-sports title in such overwhelming fashion. In the 1994-95 season, the Irish did it with 99 points. For the 2015-16 season, Oakland did it with...

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 ...

Nate Fleer was ‘joy’ to friends and family, leaves legacy of kindness

Rachel Williams

April 5, 2016

Former Oakland University student, Nate Mark Fleer, unexpectedly died on March 12, according to family members.  He was 25.Fleer was born in Portland, Oregon and later moved to Rochester Hills with his family. He attended Rochester H...

The proposed new athletic practice facility: What it would offer

Ally Racey

March 26, 2016

Athletic Director Jeff Konya, along with other staff including coaches, think Oakland student-athletes need a new practice facility to create even more success. The project has been considered for nearly 15 years.“That’s h...

Does the O’rena deploy enough security?

Ally Racey

March 26, 2016

With attendance exceeding 3,500 at six home men’s basketball games this season, is security at the O’rena a concern?Andy Adrianse, director of facilities for Oakland University Athletics, wrote in an email that the school inten...

Former Oakland basketball player Bellin injured in Brussels bombings

Sam Schlenner

March 22, 2016

Among the injured of Tuesday's Brussels bombings was former Oakland men's basketball player Sebastian "Seb" Bellin.CNN published quotes from Bellin's wife Sara saying that Sebastian's lower body was severely damaged."He was rushed to a local hospital," an Oakland news release said.The attacks "killed at lea...

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