Jennings has built something special at Michigan Tech

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When head coach Matt Jennings took over the Michigan Tech Huskies volleyball program in 2012, things appeared to be at their worst. Under former coach Orlando Gonzales, the Huskies had gone from being a 14-15 team that qualified for the GLIAC Tournament to a 2-25 team that lost all 19 GLIAC ...

Tech men’s cross country qualifies for NCAAs

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INDIANAPOLIS — After a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships in Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Saturday morning, the Michigan Tech men’s cross country team earned one of 10 at-large teams decided on by the committee on Monday afternoon. The Huskies join thirty-three ...

Lions drop heartbreaker to Lumberjills

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ASHLAND, Wis. — It was a hard-fought game as the Finlandia University women’s hockey team (0-9) lost 3-0 to Northland (1-6-1), Monday night at the Bay Area Civic Center. Finlandia almost scored first as sophomore Michaela Powers had a shot saved at the last moment with 3:04 gone.  ...

Men’s cross country trio earns All-Region accolades

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NEW ORLEANS — The Michigan Tech men’s cross country team earned three All-Region performances in sophomore Drew Kolodge, senior Clayton Sayen and sophomore Sam Lange at the Midwest Regional Championships on Saturday morning. The feat ties a program-high record of three All-Region ...

Ticket punched for Detroit: Negaunee defeats Reed City

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GAYLORD — The Negaunee High School football team is one win away from winning the second state high school football championship in school history after the Miners defeated Reed City 13-12 in an MHSAA Division 6 semifinals played at Gaylord High School on Saturday afternoon. Negaunee (13-0) ...

Thorne and Kukkonen named CCHA Players of the Week

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HOUGHTON — Michigan Tech junior Brett Thorne and freshman Kyle Kukkonen have been named CCHA Players of the Week the league announced on Monday. Thorne is the CCHA Defenseman of the Week and Kukkonen is the CCHA Rookie of the Week. Brett Thorne had five assists in Tech’s CCHA sweep at St. ...