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Season finishes with a soft thud

Season finishes with a soft thud

Levi Erkkila March 15, 2018

The Northern Michigan Women’s Basketball team traveled to Allendale Wednesday, Feb. 28 to take on the Grand Valley State University (GVSU) Lakers in the GLIAC quarterfinals. The Wildcats lost the game...

Junior guard Tess Weatherly stands tall against GVSU’s Jenn Deboer. NMU was able to stop the Lakers in the first half, but had trouble scoring in the final 20 minutes.
Photo by: Lindsey Eaton

Wildcats show inconsistency at home

Levi Erkkila February 8, 2018

The Northern Michigan Women’s Basketball team hosted Purdue Northwest (PNW) and Grand Valley State University (GVSU) this past weekend, with the Wildcats winning Thursday 63-55 against Purdue, then losing...

Marquette, Michigan native Amber Huebner fights for positioning against a Grand Valley State player in an ear- lier home game. She’ll help to spark a Wildcat win streak as the season starts winding down.
Photo by: Lindsey Eatib

Wildcats finish their roadtrip with tough loss

Nate Bellville February 1, 2018

The season’s second chapter of the Northern Michigan Women’s Basketball team’s rivalry matchup with Michigan Tech University saw the Wildcats put up a good bid for an upset, but came up short as...

NMU Women split weekend games

Ryan Spitza January 25, 2018

The NMU Women’s Basketball team fell to Wayne State last weekend 64-50 before defeating Davenport 67-55 to split last weekend of Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) matchups. The...

Wildcats split road games

Wildcats split road games

Nate Bellville January 18, 2018

As students return to campus for the winter semester, the Northern Michigan Women’s Basketball team began their five conference road game stretch with a 79-63 win over the Lake Superior State University...

Women’s b-ball takes split

Women’s b-ball takes split

Nate Bellville November 16, 2017

A weekend split in the GLIAC/GVC tournament earned the Northern Michigan Women’s Basketball team a respectable start to the season as they defeated the University of Indianapolis Greyhounds 59-53, but...

Freshman set tone: Women’s Basketball starts season with win

Freshman set tone: Women’s Basketball starts season with win

Nate Bellville November 2, 2017

A dominant showing from the freshmen and sophomores last weekend had the Northern Michigan Women’s Basketball team with high expectations as they routed past the Finlandia University Lions 90-35 for...

’Cats lose at GLIACs to finish season

Katie Bultman March 14, 2013

The women’s basketball team lost to Ashland University to conclude their 2012-13 season, tallying a final score of 68-35. Following a loss against Michigan Tech, the Wildcats competed against Ashland...

’Cats end season with two home wins

Katie Bultman February 28, 2013

The women’s basketball team enter the final week of regular season play with an improved 10 to 11 GLIAC record, resulting from consecutive home wins this past weekend. The ’Cats still have a...

Overtime struggle leads to home loss

Katie Bultman February 14, 2013

The crowd was roaring in the final minutes of the women’s basketball game between Northern Michigan and Ferris State as the teams went into overtime, leading to a loss for the ’Cats. The Wildcats...

Tech falls to Wildcats

Katie Bultman February 7, 2013

The women’s basketball team celebrates every win with a Wildcat chant, but on Saturday afternoon the team chant was filled with even more excitement than usual after defeating rival Michigan Tech, 69-60. Prior...

’Cats shoot past Lakers and ’Wolves

Katie Bultman January 31, 2013

The women’s basketball team took a step forward this weekend to improve their record to 10-8 overall and 7-7 in the GLIAC conference . In a win on Thursday, Jan. 24 against Lake Superior State University,...

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