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Hawk flies home

Hawk flies home

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
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After the unexpected cut of the University of North Dakota women’s hockey team, the first Fighting Hawk has found a new home. In case you haven’t heard, the University Of North Dakota is facing budget cuts that had to be made with athletics on the chopping block. They had been since last spring wi...

Bettman says no to Olympics

Bettman says no to Olympics

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
April 11, 2017
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This past week, after speculation of what the choice would be, the National Hockey League has decided its’ players will not represent their countries at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has stated the main reason the owners would not prefer to have p...

USA women’s hockey gets a raise

USA women’s hockey gets a raise

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
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After long negotiations and a protest of the upcoming world championship, the USA women’s hockey team is getting a raise. For those who don’t know what has been going on for USA hockey, nothing is an understatement. While the NHL is highly considering not letting NHL players support their country ...

The perfect bracket? 1 in 9.2 quintillion

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
March 28, 2017
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When was the last time you looked at your bracket? Not since the round of 32? Many brackets deemed to be “the one” have now found the bottom of a wastebasket. At this point, your March Madness bracket should be six feet under after some of the upsets that happened over this past week. Michigan and...

NCHC suspends Will Borgen

NCHC suspends Will Borgen

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
March 10, 2017
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This weekend, the UND Fighting Hawks will be hosting the St. Cloud Huskies in the first round of the NCHC tournament, but the Huskies will be a man short. During the Huskies’ last regular season series, defenseman Will Borgen, argued a slashing penalty called against him which led him to shove th...

The music behind the men

The music behind the men

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

If you’ve ever played a sport you know there’s one thing you can’t live without before your game. It’s your pregame playlist. The pregame playlist is essential to any athlete. It can get you riled up, calm your nerves or get you in the zone. No team is complete without their playlist blast...

Preparing for the NCHC playoffs

Preparing for the NCHC playoffs

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

As we come down the stretch of the 2016-17 UND hockey regular season, the attention is now pointed towards one thing; the playoffs. The NCHC playoffs are right around the corner as regular season standings fall into place. Things will be different for UND this time around. Sitting in a tie for fourth,...

Repeating History?

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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As the shortest month of the year comes to an end it can only mean one thing. March Madness. To many, March Madness is all about filling out brackets and always picking Duke to lose in the first round. But to hockey fans, March Madness is also about the college hockey playoffs. This weekend kick...

UND comes out swinging

UND comes out swinging

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 18, 2017
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Fighting Hawks start softball season with best record since moving to Divison 1 The UND Fighting Hawks softball team will be looking to keep improving from their 17-37 record last season as spring tournaments get under way. “Getting stir crazy inside, so it’s going to be nice to get out on the fiel...

Hawks Vandalize Idaho

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
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The UND men’s basketball team was able to close out the home stand with a win this weekend over the Idaho Vandals 88-65. This marked the Fighting Hawks’ fifteenth win on the season as well as their tenth in their last 12 games. “Honestly, I thought that was the best we have played from start to finish from an e...

Heading down the Gopher Hole

Heading down the Gopher Hole

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
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After a tough sweep against Minnesota Duluth, UND Women’s Hockey team will look to bounce back against another big rival, the University of Minnesota. The Hawks were on the wrong end of a low scoring series as both teams combined for five goals scored on the weekend with Friday’s game resulting...

Hawks take tight match against bears

Hawks take tight match against bears

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 7, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After a tough start to the second half, the UND fighting Hawks basketball team fought back to beat Big Sky rival Northern Colorado. The Hawks weren’t able to get anything going in the first half trailing after the 16:41 and weren’t able to get any closer than 3 points behind but Northern Colorado but UN...

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