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Seniors help Hawks stomp Jackrabbits

Seniors help Hawks stomp Jackrabbits

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
January 31, 2017
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On Senior Day, the UND Fighting Hawks’ swimming and diving teams dominated the South Dakota State University Jackrabbits in their last home meet of the season with the men’s team winning 193-107 and women’s team winning 211-83. On a day honoring the seniors, they did not disappoint. Noah Lucas, the onl...

Hawks on the move

Hawks on the move

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 31, 2017
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Athletic Director announces UND to move to the Summit League After a record year in the Big Sky Conference, there is a new challenge on the horizon. Last Thursday, UND held a press conference to announce changes to the athletics programs. Last time we were here the conference ended with two teams o...

Hawks showcase next man up

Hawks showcase next man up

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 31, 2017
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Gaps in Hawks lineup shows potential in other lines in a split series Fighting for redemption after a sweep against the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs, the Fighting Hawks flew to Colorado Springs looking for a different result. The Hawks had a couple spots to fill in their line up against the Tigers, inclu...

Trying to avoid an avalanche

Trying to avoid an avalanche

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
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After being swept by Minnesota Duluth, the UND Fighting Hawks will be looking to bounce back against Colorado College this weekend. ”We’ve done well on the road and we need to remember how we want to play on the road,” head coach Brad Berry said. “It’s a very important weekend for us.” It...

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
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  After a pair of heartbreaking losses to the No. 1 Wisconsin Badgers, the UND Fighting Hawks women’s hockey team looks to get back into the win column this weekend against the Bemidji State Beavers. Losing two tightly contested games in Wisconsin dropped the Fighting Hawks to a record of 12-9-5 (9-7-4-2 WCHA), but UND has a case...

Hawks don’t fall easy against Badgers

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 24, 2017
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Fighting Hawks hockey took a couple “L’s” this weekend, as men and women couldn’t find a win against the first ranked teams in their conferences. The lady Hawks put in a valiant effort against Wisconsin this weekend, falling in a close contest in game one against the Badgers 3-2 and game two 2-...

UND keeps the ball rolling

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 24, 2017
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UND’s Big Sky future is looking promising. After volleyball and football became champions in their most recent seasons, it looks as though the basketball programs could be on the same path. Both squads were in action Thursday and Saturday facing Weber State and Idaho State — two of Big Sky’s to...

Bulldogs sweep Hawks at the Ralph

Bulldogs sweep Hawks at the Ralph

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 24, 2017
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This past weekend at the Ralph Engelstad Arena fans watched history be made for all the wrong reasons for the UND men’s hockey team. The Fighting Hawks hosted the NCHC leading Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs for what was previewed as a strong matchup between the 4th ranked Bulldogs and the 8th ranked H...

Peter’s Ice Palace

Peter’s Ice Palace

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 20, 2017
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If you grew up in a winter climate like North Dakota, there’s a good chance you had an outdoor rink experience not the experience like the one provided at Peter’s Ice Palace. Peter Elander, the associate head coach of the UND women’s hockey program, is trying to give children, students and even...

No dogs allowed

No dogs allowed

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 20, 2017
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The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team will be out for revenge this weekend against longtime rival Minnesota Duluth. After a split against Miami (Ohio), the Hawks will look to take advantage of home ice against the Bulldogs. The two have met earlier this season when the Bulldogs were able...

Winter Wonderful

Winter Wonderful

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 13, 2017
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While many of us went home for semester break, the University of North Dakota Men’s Hockey team made great strides as the quest for a repeat continued with several games played since the three weeks we’ve had classes. The Fighting Hawks have struggled early on this season, going winless in six...

Pride between the posts

Pride between the posts

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 13, 2017
Filed under Allyson Bento, Player Profile, Showcase, Sports

Out of all the children who grow up wanting to be hockey players, only few make it in the big leagues, and only a small fraction decide to be goaltenders. Born and raised in Bratislava, Slovakia, Matej Tomek made his way to the U.S. via the North American Hockey League playing for the Topeka Roadrunners...

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