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Indians stomp Marquette in Midget AAA action

Indians stomp Marquette in Midget AAA action

The Soo Indians hosted the Marquette Electricians this past weekend for some Midget AAA hockey action.  The Indians put on a scoring show while the Electricians seemed unable to do anything but sit there and take the beating. In the first game Evan Augustine put on a show scoring the first two of his four goals in the first period. […]

by · December 16, 2014 ·
LSSU basketball concludes December schedule with non-conference games

LSSU basketball concludes December schedule with non-conference games

SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State men’s and women’s basketball teams close the December portion of their schedule with non-conference games Thursday and Sunday. The LSSU men are riding a seven-game win streak into Thursday’s game against Siena Heights, which is a NAIA affiliated school in Adrian. The LSSU women’s team hopes to snap a four-game losing skid […]

by · December 16, 2014 ·
Sault Wrestlers split opening meets

Sault Wrestlers split opening meets

The Sault High Wrestling team  kicked off the new season splitting a pair of dual meets on Wed. evening. The Sault defeated Grayling 47-36 and then lost to Roscommon 24-52. Leading the way for the team was Nathan LaJoie, Chase Bouschor, and Caleb Shannon with two pins each. Tyler Schumann had one pin and one tech fall.  David Garee had […]

by · December 13, 2014 ·
Attack has “next-level” players

Attack has “next-level” players

By RANDY RUSSON HockeyNewsNorth.com Suffice to say that Denny Lambert should know a good hockey player when he sees one. Afterall, not only did the 44-year old Lambert play in more than 500 National Hockey League games as a journeyman left winger, he coached in the Ontario Hockey League with the Soo Greyhounds for eight seasons — five as a […]

by · December 8, 2014 ·
Lakers sign eight hockey players during national signing period

Lakers sign eight hockey players during national signing period

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich.– Lake Superior State has officially received eight National Letters of Intent from throughout the junior hockey ranks. When broken down, the Lakers have signed five forwards and three defensemen. The group of five forwards consists of Ian Johnston (Kanata, Ont.), Bryan Basilico (Macomb, Mich.), Anthony Nellis (Breakeyville, Que.), Gage Torrel (Monticello, Minn.), and Diego Cuglietta (Kamloops, […]

by · December 8, 2014 ·
All Star Graphics PeeWee A Wins Steel Blades Hockey Tournament

All Star Graphics PeeWee A Wins Steel Blades Hockey Tournament

On Sunday the All Star Graphics Peewee A hockey team defended their championship title by winning the Steel Blades hockey tournament in Sault Ontario. Steel Blades is an annual tournament for “A” teams from northern Ontario and the EUP. The team consists of Billy Atkinson, Elijah Clow, Jay Dunbar, Tyler Dunbar, Nick Gerrie, Dominic Haller, Ethan McDonald, Robbie Landis, Carter […]

by · December 3, 2014 ·
Lakers add two females and one male to golf rosters

Lakers add two females and one male to golf rosters

SAULT STE. MARIE – Golfers Hailey Watkins of Grand Haven, Mich., Tatiana Hulan of London, Ont., and Gavin MacIver of Scarborough, Ont., have signed National Letters of Intent to play golf at Lake Superior State, LSSU golf coach Brent Pusch announced today. MacIver is a multi-sport athlete who began focusing on golf in 2013. He joined the Durham Junior Tour […]

by · November 26, 2014 ·
LSSU signs two guards for men’s basketball

LSSU signs two guards for men’s basketball

SAULT STE. MARIE – Guards Carson Manger of New Bremen, Ohio, and Blake Marquardt of Oshkosh, Wis., have signed National Letters of Intent to play basketball at Lake Superior State, Lakers coach Steve Hettinga announced today. Manger, a 6-3 wing, averaged 16.1 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game for New Bremen High School in 2013-14. He is a […]

by · November 20, 2014 ·
LSSU to host Kentucky Wesleyan and Algoma U in men’s basketball non-conference action

LSSU to host Kentucky Wesleyan and Algoma U in men’s basketball non-conference action

SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State men’s basketball team has two more games of preparation before taking on the daunting task of defending its Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular-season championship. The Lakers, coming off last weekend’s 1-1 finish in Nashville, Tenn., play host to Great Midwest Athletic Conference foe Kentucky Wesleyan at 1 p.m. Saturday, then take […]

by · November 19, 2014 ·
Lakers Women’s Basketball remain undefeated

Lakers Women’s Basketball remain undefeated

SAULT STE. MARIE – Seniors Stephanie Fisher and Kandace Crittendon paced the Lake Superior State women’s basketball team to a season-opening win by combining for 38 points and nine rebounds during a 71-58 victory over McKendree. The Lakers and Bearcats met in Game 2 of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference vs. Great Lakes Valley Conference Challenge at Bud Cooper […]

by · November 17, 2014 ·
After a weekend off, LSSU travels to Huntsville in WCHA action

After a weekend off, LSSU travels to Huntsville in WCHA action

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Lake Superior State comes out of a bye week rested and prepared to travel to Huntsville, Ala., to face Western Collegiate Hockey Association foe Alabama-Huntsville. The Chargers (1-7-2, 0-4-0), who are 1-1-2 in their last four games, currently sit tied with Alaska-Fairbanks for ninth place in the WCHA standings, while the Lakers (1-9-0, 1-5-0) moved […]

by · November 13, 2014 ·
LSSU to host women’s basketball GLIAC vs. GLVC Challenge

LSSU to host women’s basketball GLIAC vs. GLVC Challenge

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State officially opens its men’s and women’s basketball seasons with games against the always-tough Great Lakes Valley Conference. While the Laker women play host Friday and Saturday to GLVC opponents McKendree and Illinois-Springfield, along with Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rival Hillsdale, the Laker men are competing in Nashville, Tenn. The LSSU women tip […]

by · November 12, 2014 ·
Eagles Drop Two Games, Take Three Points

Eagles Drop Two Games, Take Three Points

By CHELSEA ZALEWSKI Staff Writer and Hockey Guru The Soo Eagles battled hard this weekend against the Springfield Jr Blues and managed three of the six points up for grabs. After the long weekend, which began on Thursday, the Eagles managed to stay in 2nd place in the standings, two points behind Janesville and seven points ahead of Johnstown and […]

by · November 10, 2014 ·
Lakers top Madonna in exhibition basketball

Lakers top Madonna in exhibition basketball

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State senior Stephanie Fisher and sophomore Mackenzie Edwards combined to make nine three-pointers and score 42 points while leading the Lake Superior State women’s basketball team to a hard-fought 86-80 exhibition victory over Madonna on Saturday at Bud Cooper Gymnasium. Fisher, who averaged a team-leading 11.6 points per game for the Lakers last season, […]

by · November 10, 2014 ·
Drobish finishes career 4th on all-time digs list

Drobish finishes career 4th on all-time digs list

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State senior libero Meghan Drobish totaled 12 digs during Sunday’s season-ending 3-0 loss to Northwood concluded her collegiate volleyball career ranked fourth on LSSU’s all-time digs list. Drobish, a transfer from Mott Community College, totaled 380 digs this season and finished with 1,185 digs despite playing only three seasons at LSSU. She ranks ninth […]

by · November 10, 2014 ·