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WARM UP- The Cats take advantage of the warm weather and train outside. (Photo courtesy of Elise Longley.)

Track & Field: ‘Cats travel to Ohio for the Tiffin Track Carnival

Chris Anderson April 14, 2023

The NMU Women's outdoor track and field season did not start out as expected as the team was heading to Normal, Illinois for the Redbird Challenge. The meet was ultimately canceled due to inclement weather,...

FALLING SHORT IN SAGINAW—NMU runners at a previous meet this season. After coming up short in the W-C-W Tri Meet this past weekend, the Wildcats head back downstate this weekend to the GVSU Big Meet. Photo courtesy of NMU Athletics.

Track and field sets two program records in loss at W-C-W Tri Meet

Travis Nelson, Sports Editor February 8, 2022

The Northern Michigan University women’s track and field team came up short in the W-C-W Tri Meet to host Saginaw Valley State and Wayne State down in University Center, Michigan this past weekend. NMU...

Members of the Northern Michigan University Track & Field team, including sophomore Isabelle Fritz, second on right, compete in a previous meet at the Berry Events Center.
Photo by: Lindsey Eaton

Track & Field stars set new school records

Nate Bellville April 26, 2018

The final tune-up before the GLIAC Outdoor Championships saw the Northern Michigan University Women’s Track and Field team place second out of 18 teams in the Al Owens Classic at Grand Valley State University...

Tough start, runners persevere

Tough start, runners persevere

Alex Skinner March 1, 2018

Traveling through the Upper Peninsula can be treacherous at times, and the Wildcat Track & Field team found out first-hand. Falling ice from the top of the Mackinac Bridge halted the Wildcats expedition...

Michelle Juergen and Ine Mylle compete in hurdles Saturday at Marrquette Superior Dome. 
Photo by: Lindsey Eaton

Wildcats hurdle the competition

Kara Toay January 25, 2018

Northern Michigan University’s Track & Field team hosted their only home meet of the season at the Superior Dome on Saturday, Jan. 20. The team took the top spot at their second meet of the season,...

Track and field team gears up for the Northern Challenge

Zoe Maki January 19, 2018

Northern Michigan’s Indoor Track and Field team is getting ready to lace up their spikes as they prepare to face Michigan Tech and Lake Superior State in their upcoming meet. The Northern Challenge will...

Sprinters face cold on the road

William Burns April 18, 2013

The Northern Michigan University track and field team competed in Hillsdale, Mich. as the Wildcats took part in the Hillsdale Invitational and took fourth place while competing in another meet with cold...

Runners grab third place finish on the road

William Burns April 11, 2013

The Northern Michigan University track and field team began the outdoor season in Oshkosh, Wis. where the Wildcats placed third in the UW-Oshkosh Open. The Wildcats competed against five other schools...

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