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Lakers finish 0-4 at Superior Oasis Wildcat Classic

Lakers finish 0-4 at Superior Oasis Wildcat Classic

MARQUETTE – Lake Superior State finished 0-4 at the season-opening Superior Oasis Wildcat Classic after losing both Saturday matches by 3-0 decisions. Bemidji State (4-4) defeated LSSU in a close contest, 25-17, 26-24, 28-26. Host Northern Michigan (6-2) closed out the tournament with a 25-14, 25-23, 25-18 victory over the Lakers. Emily Snyder totaled 13 kills and Jen Marren followed […]

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Laker cross country team opens at MSU

Laker cross country team opens at MSU

EAST LANSING – Sophomore Ben Deuling and freshman Casey Shafter were Lake Superior State’s top finishers at the cross country team’s season-opening meet hosted by Michigan State Friday. Deuling placed 50th in 25:55 to lead the Laker men. Taylor Heath was 125th in 27:06, followed by Anthony Silva, who was 181st in 27:59. LSSU’s top five also included Ryan Rogers […]

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LSSU loses first two matches of the season

LSSU loses first two matches of the season

MARQUETTE – Lake Superior State opened the 2013 volleyball season with back-to-back 3-0 losses to Minnesota-Crookston and Michigan Tech during the first day of competition at the Superior Oasis Wildcat Classic hosted by Northern Michigan. Minnesota-Crookston (4-1) won the first match, 25-20, 25-20, 25-20, and MTU (2-4) defeated the Lakers, 25-21, 25-19, 25-17. During the first match, senior Emily Snyder […]

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Lakers open 2013 campaign at Superior Oasis Wildcat Open

Lakers open 2013 campaign at Superior Oasis Wildcat Open

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State’s volleyball team is eager to make a positive statement in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and is counting on a veteran core of hitters and middle blockers, including three seniors, to lead the way. Rebuilding a program isn’t new territory for first-year LSSU coach Jen Constantino, who led Quincy from a 5-16 […]

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Carson places second at season-opening LSSU Fall Invitational

Carson places second at season-opening LSSU Fall Invitational

BAY MILLS – Lake Superior State freshman Zac Carson fired a 2-under 70 during Tuesday’s second round to move up from a tie for fourth place to sole possession of second place at the 2013 LSSU Fall Invitational held at Bay Mills Resort. Carson totaled 75-70–145 to finish two strokes behind medalist Jordan Andrus (72-71–143) of Wayne State. Saginaw Valley […]

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Gingrich and Maxon receive All-GLIAC Honorable Mention

Gingrich and Maxon receive All-GLIAC Honorable Mention

ASHLAND, Ohio – Lake Superior State junior pitcher Felicia Gingrich and sophomore utility player Amanda Maxon received All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Honorable Mention for the 2012-13 softball season. Maxon (Munising, Mich.) ranked 33rd in the GLIAC in hitting with a .333 average, ranked ninth in home runs with five and 26th in RBIs with 15. A true utility player, […]

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Schweiger places second in GLIAC decathlon

Schweiger places second in GLIAC decathlon

ASHLAND, Ohio – Lake Superior State junior Kaleb Schweiger placed second and met the NCAA Provisional Qualifying Standard in the men’s decathlon during the second day of competition at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Ashland University. Schweiger totaled 6,630 points and placed second behind Saginaw Valley State’s Tyler Grob (7,024 points). He […]

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Mitchell wins two GLIAC sprint titles and is named runner of the year

Mitchell wins two GLIAC sprint titles and is named runner of the year

ASHLAND, Ohio – Lake Superior State’s Leslie Mitchell and Justin Balczak won two prestigious individual awards after the Lakers concluded an outstanding showing at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships held Wednesday through Friday at Ashland University. Mitchell, a sophomore, was named GLIAC Female Runner of the Year after winning the women’s 100 and 200-meter dash titles and finishing […]

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Mitchell is named GLIAC Female Track Athlete of the Week

Mitchell is named GLIAC Female Track Athlete of the Week

BAY CITY – Lake Superior State sophomore Leslie Mitchell (Manchester, Jamaica) placed first in the 100-meter hurdles and second in the 100-meter dash at the CMU Open last Saturday and was named Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week. Mitchell won the hurdles in :13.95 and clocked a time of :11.90 to place second in the […]

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Two more forwards sign NLIs for Lake Superior State

Two more forwards sign NLIs for Lake Superior State

SAULT STE. MARIE – Right wing Gus Correale of Edmonton, Alta., and center Jayson Angus of Latrobe, Pa., signed National Letters of Intent during the Spring 2013 signing period and will join a Lake Superior State hockey recruiting class that includes four other forwards. A defenseman has also committed to LSSU as a recruited walk-on. “The biggest thing is they […]

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Lakers end season at No. 9 GVSU

Lakers end season at No. 9 GVSU

ALLENDALE – The Lake Superior State softball team ended its season Sunday with 4-0 and 8-0 losses at ninth-ranked Grand Valley State. Heather Cuthrell, Amanda Maxon and Felicia Gingrich had hits for LSSU during the first game, and those were the Lakers’ only hits of the day. Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference leader GVSU (36-4 overall, 24-2 GLIAC) scored one […]

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Lakers claim four second-place finishes at CMU

Lakers claim four second-place finishes at CMU

MT. PLEASANT – Four athletes claimed second-place finishes to lead the Lake Superior State track and field team at the Central Michigan University Open held Friday and Saturday. Runner-up finishes went to Justin Dieck in the men’s shot put (15.21 meters), Robert Valdez in the men’s high jump (2.01 meters), Ben Deuling in the men’s 1,500-meter run (3:58.76) and Leslie […]

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Lakers claim four second-place finishes at CMU

Lakers claim four second-place finishes at CMU

MOUNT PLEASANT – Four athletes claimed second-place finishes to lead the Lake Superior State track and field team at the Central Michigan University Open held Friday and Saturday. Runner-up finishes went to Justin Dieck in the men’s shot put (15.21 meters), Robert Valdez in the men’s high jump (2.01 meters), Ben Deuling in the men’s 1,500-meter run (3:58.76) and Leslie […]

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Cards rally in seventh of Game 1 and win 6-0 in Game 2

Cards rally in seventh of Game 1 and win 6-0 in Game 2

UNIVERSITY CENTER – Saginaw Valley State rallied to score seven runs on four hits and one error in the top of the seventh inning to come back from a 6-2 deficit during Game 1 of Friday’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference softball double-header. The Cardinals went on to win the first game 9-7 and sweep the day with a 6-0 […]

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Lakers pay tribute to four seniors at 31st annual BlueLiners Banquet

Lakers pay tribute to four seniors at 31st annual BlueLiners Banquet

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State senior Domenic Monardo, who is enjoying a successful East Coast Hockey League Playoff run with the Gwinnett Gladiators, was named the Laker hockey team’s most-valuable player and most-valuable forward, and received the Soo BlueLiner Award during the 31st annual Soo BlueLiners Banquet held Thursday at the Cisler Center. Gwinnett trails Cincinnati 2-1 in […]

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