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Final regular season road trip is the shortest for Lakers as they take on rival Northern Michigan

Final regular season road trip is the shortest for Lakers as they take on rival Northern Michigan

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich.– Lake Superior State completes the regular season road schedule with its shortest trip of the season — a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association series Friday and Saturday in Marquette, Mich. The Lakers seek valuable conference points that could allow them to help cushion their lead over last-place Alaska Anchorage and secure the last conference playoff spot. […]

by · February 25, 2015 ·
Indians Advance To State Tournament After Thrilling Victory vs Lansing Capitals

Indians Advance To State Tournament After Thrilling Victory vs Lansing Capitals

The Soo Indians were forced into a best-of-three play-in series against the Lansing Capitals to determine which team would advance to the State Tournament.  It took all of the three games – and then some – for the Indians to claim victory and move on. In the first game the Indians prevailed 3-2.  Lansing scored first in the opening period […]

by · February 23, 2015 ·
Two LSSU seniors to make their final Cooper Gym appearances

Two LSSU seniors to make their final Cooper Gym appearances

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State seniors Stephanie Fisher and Kandace Crittendon will play their final games in Bud Cooper Gymnasium this week when the Laker women’s basketball team plays host to Northern Michigan on Thursday and 11th-ranked Michigan Tech on Saturday. The Lakers (7-16 overall, 3-16 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) and NMU tip off at 5:30 p.m. […]

by · February 17, 2015 ·
Indians conquer the Warriors in weekend sweep

Indians conquer the Warriors in weekend sweep

Sault Ste Marie, MI – In the Indians return to the ice after a weekend off and hosted the Michigan Warriors in a two-game weekend series.  They took both games from Michigan giving them the advantage heading into the State Playdowns. It took the tribe a while to get back to playing sharp and a sloppy first period play resulted […]

by · February 15, 2015 ·
24th Ranked Lakers Men Basketball win; Women Lose Vs Ferris State

24th Ranked Lakers Men Basketball win; Women Lose Vs Ferris State

SAULT STE. MARIE – No. 24-ranked Lake Superior State overpowered Ferris State with one of its best rebounding efforts of the season and 11-of-21 shooting from three-point range to win 67-45 Saturday at Bud Cooper Gymnasium. The Lakers (21-4 overall, 16-3 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) moved into a tie with Saginaw Valley State for first place in the GLIAC […]

by · February 15, 2015 ·
Special teams perfect in Greyhounds victory over Sting

Special teams perfect in Greyhounds victory over Sting

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON- Going perfect on their power play and penalty kill were the biggest positive for the Soo Greyhounds as they played their first home game this month on Wednesday. Scoring twice on the man advantage, while killing off all four of the Sarnia Sting’s man advantages helped lead the Hounds to a 5-2 victory, their 39th of […]

by · February 12, 2015 ·
Eagles Head Back East, Face Tomahawks for a Pair of Games

Eagles Head Back East, Face Tomahawks for a Pair of Games

The Soo Eagles return home for their only home series of the month, as they will take on the Michigan Warriors at Pullar Stadium, Friday at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. If you can’t make it to the games, you can catch all the action live or on-demand on Fasthockey.com. The Eagles are led in scoring by Keegan […]

by · February 12, 2015 ·
Lakers in search of valuable conference points

Lakers in search of valuable conference points

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich.- Coming off of a bye week, Laker Superior State makes the trip to Fairbanks, Alaska, in search of valuable Western Collegiate Hockey Association points. The WCHA schools conclude their season series, which is tied 1-1, with the final two meetings. The Lakers, who were 3-3-0 during the month of January, are currently tied with Alabama-Huntsville for […]

by · February 6, 2015 ·
Saginaw Valley State Conquers Both Men and Women Lakers Basketball

Saginaw Valley State Conquers Both Men and Women Lakers Basketball

Men’s Basketball UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. – Saginaw Valley State emerged as the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference North Division front runner after edging 21st-ranked Lake Superior State 56-52 on its home court Thursday. With 17th-ranked Ferris State’s eight-point loss to Michigan Tech, the Bulldogs and Cardinals are now tied for first place in the North Division with 14-2 records. The […]

by · February 6, 2015 ·
Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady plans to give new truck to Malcolm Butler

Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady plans to give new truck to Malcolm Butler

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was awarded the Pete Rozelle Trophy, given to the Super Bowl XLIX Most Valuable Player, and we think it was the right call based on his two fourth-quarter touchdown drives to overcome a 10-point deficit to the Seattle Seahawks. But this is a fact: The Patriots don’t win without Malcolm Butler’s miracle interception. More facts: Brady […]

by · February 3, 2015 ·
LSSU basketball heading to NMU and MTU

LSSU basketball heading to NMU and MTU

SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State men’s and women’s basketball teams are in the midst of their most-difficult road stretch of their season. The Lakers play six of seven games on the road during this part of their regular season, including this week’s trips to Northern Michigan and Michigan Tech. Thursday’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference double-header at […]

by · January 29, 2015 ·
Lakers to participate in fundraiser on Hockey Remembrance Day

Lakers to participate in fundraiser on Hockey Remembrance Day

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — Lake Superior State will be hosting an intrasquad scrimmage during Saturday’s “Hockey Remembrance Day” at the historic Pullar Stadium in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. A Blue vs. White game begins at 4 p.m., and proceeds will go toward the naming of the Pullar’s Section J in honor of the late Marcus Andary. Admission to […]

by · January 29, 2015 ·
Lakers travel to No. 6-ranked Bowling Green

Lakers travel to No. 6-ranked Bowling Green

SAULT SAINTR MARIE, Mich.- Lake Superior State travels to face Western Collegiate Hockey Association rivals, the Bowling Green Falcons, in a two-game series this weekend. The Lakers (6-19-1, 5-13-0 WCHA) will face their fifth opponent that has cracked the top-ten of this year’s national rankings. The No. 6-ranked Falcons (14-4-4,10-2-2 WCHA) enter the weekend series coming off of a split […]

by · January 21, 2015 ·
Bemidji State @ LSSU Preview

Bemidji State @ LSSU Preview

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. Lake Superior Men’s hockey team returns home to Taffy Abel for the first time since Nov. 28-29 when they faced last weekend’s opponent Minnesota State. This weekend, the Lakers (4-19-1, 3-13-0 WCHA) will host former National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) rival Bemidji State for the second time since both teams have been members of the […]

by · January 16, 2015 ·
Roque Leads U.S. to Championship Win Over Canada

Roque Leads U.S. to Championship Win Over Canada

BUFFALO, New York — U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team captain Jincy Dunne tallied two goals, including the gold-medal clinching goal, in an exciting 3-2 overtime victory against rival Canada in the 2015 International Ice Hockey Federation Under-18 Women’s World Championship at HARBORCENTER. “It’s just a privilege to be a part of this group. The players deserve all the credit, as does the support staff and […]

by · January 13, 2015 ·