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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 ·
Lake Huron Hat-Trick: Ice, Hockey, Excitement

Lake Huron Hat-Trick: Ice, Hockey, Excitement

St. Ignace hosts 9th Labatt Blue UP Adult Pond Hockey event in February (St. Ignace, Mich) –  Forget about canoeing or kayaking – Lake Huron is meant for one thing this time of year and it requires a stick, not a paddle. Hundreds of amateur players will arrive in St. Ignace with stick in hand for one of North America’s […]

by · January 12, 2015 ·
Indians Sweep Lansing Capitals in Midget AAA Action

Indians Sweep Lansing Capitals in Midget AAA Action

The Soo Indians hosted the Lansing Capitals this weekend with some exciting Midget AAA hockey. The Saturday night match up between the Indians and the Capitals started out as a tight checking match until Evan Augustine picked off a pass between their defense and went in to beat the Capitals goalie to take a 1-0 lead through the first period. […]

by · January 11, 2015 ·
Laker Basketball Roundup – Men win, Women lose vs Tiffin

Laker Basketball Roundup – Men win, Women lose vs Tiffin

Lake Superior State women were no match for Tiffin’s superior size inside, but challenged the Dragons on the perimeter during the second half. Tiffin escaped with a 72-66 women’s basketball win Saturday at Bud Cooper Gymnasium. Tiffin (4-10 overall, 3-5 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) doubled up on LSSU on the boards, 41-22. The Dragons scored 11 second-chance points en […]

by · January 11, 2015 ·
Laker Mens Basketball 13-0 with win over Ohio Dominican

Laker Mens Basketball 13-0 with win over Ohio Dominican

SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State men’s basketball team got off to a 13-0 start during Thursday’s 82-66 victory over Ohio Dominican, but needed all of its 18-2 run late in the second half to secure the win. Ohio Dominican (3-9 overall, 1-6 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference cut a 13-point lead to one point, 56-55, with 9:23 […]

by · January 11, 2015 ·
Sault Ste. Marie Wrestling Team goes 2-3 at Roscommon Team tournament

Sault Ste. Marie Wrestling Team goes 2-3 at Roscommon Team tournament

The Sault Ste. Marie Wrestling Team won two team duals and lost three. The Sault defeated Manistique 60-11 and Standish Sterling 46-33. The Sault lost to Ogemaw Heights in the opening match 30-49, then lost two close matches to Roscommon 36-39 and Warren DeLaSalle 33-39. Kaleb Shannon (135/140), Nathan LaJoie (215), and Chase Bouschor (HWT) won all five of their […]

by · January 8, 2015 ·
LSSU to make its first trip to MSU-Manakto

LSSU to make its first trip to MSU-Manakto

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State comes out of its bye week and travels to Mankato, Minn., this weekend to face the No. 4-ranked Minnesota State. The matchup marks the third-ever series between the Western Collegiate Hockey Association schools and the Lakers’ first-ever trip to Mankato. The Lakers (4-17-1 overall, 3-11-0 WCHA) and Mavericks (14-4-1 overall, 11-2-1 WCHA) face […]

by · January 8, 2015 ·
Abby Roque scores game winning goal against Canada in U18 Women’s World Championships

Abby Roque scores game winning goal against Canada in U18 Women’s World Championships

Getting some revenge for a tough loss to the Canadians in the gold medal final last year, Team USA defeated Canada 2-1 in a thrilling shootout tonight at the 2015 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship. Jincy Dunne and Abby Roque converted in the penalty shootout, while Kaitlin Burte shut the door down on Canada to give the United States three […]

by · January 7, 2015 ·
Upcoming basketball homestand completes Lakers’ GLIAC South Division swing

Upcoming basketball homestand completes Lakers’ GLIAC South Division swing

The Lake Superior State men’s and women’s basketball teams wrap up their swing through the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference South Division with double-headers Thursday against Ohio Dominican and Saturday against Tiffin. The Lakers play four straight opponents at home, including next week’s North Division opener against Saginaw Valley State. The LSSU women play ODU at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, and […]

by · January 7, 2015 ·
Soo Indians take two of three in Madison

Soo Indians take two of three in Madison

In the first game of 2015 the Indians couldn’t get anything going offensively and fell 5-0 to the Madison Capitals.  Both teams played even in the first period that ended 0-0, in the second however the Indians couldn’t get going and the Capitals took advantage jumping out to a 4-0 lead through the end of 2 periods.  In the third […]

by · January 5, 2015 ·
Two Laker hockey players earn honors

Two Laker hockey players earn honors

EDINA, Minn.- A pair of Lake Superior State hockey freshmen were honored for individual play by the Western Collegiate Hockey Association following the Lakers (4-17-1, 3-11-0) winning the Florida College Hockey Classic. Freshman goaltender Gordon Defiel (4-15-1) was named the Defensive Player of the Week and fellow freshman, defender Aidan Wright (1-4–5) earned Rookie of the Week by the WCHA. […]

by · December 31, 2014 ·