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SWEET, SWEET SWEEP—The team celebrates after forward Connor Marritts first career goal put NMU in front 2-1 in the first period of Saturdays win over St. Thomas. The Cats averaged six goals per game on the weekend, and are looking good to start the season. Travis Nelson/NW

Hockey uses five-goal third period to sweep St. Thomas

Travis Nelson, Sports Editor October 12, 2021

The Northern Michigan University hockey team had high hopes going into this season for its offense. It’s hard to sustain, but averaging six goals on a weekend is how the ‘Cats swept the visiting University...

BACK IN A JAM-PACKED BEC—The NMU Hockey team celebrates a victory over Ferris State at home on January 30, 2021. That game was in front of barely any spectators, but the Berry Events Center will be full for the season opening series against St. Thomas this weekend. Travis Nelson/NW

‘Cats hockey prepares to host St. Thomas in front of expected large home crowd

Travis Nelson, Sports Editor October 8, 2021

The Northern Michigan University hockey team begins its 2021-22 slate with some solid momentum after last year’s WCHA runner-up run. Now in the re-established CCHA’s first year back, the Wildcats will...

NMU goalie earns chance in NHL

Cody Boyer March 21, 2013

With the 2012-13 season behind them, the NMU hockey team will be losing one of their own as their first-string goaltender reached a tentative agreement with the Detroit Red Wings. NMU junior goaltender...

NMU loses in first round of playoffs

Cody Boyer March 14, 2013

Following a split against Lake Superior State, the Northern Michigan University hockey team hit the road to play against the University of Michigan, losing two games and concluding their final series in...

Strengthening lines brings MSU split

Cody Boyer February 21, 2013

With only two regular-season series remaining in the season, the NMU men’s hockey team travelled southbound to split their weekend against the Michigan State University Spartans following the loss to...

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