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UND Soccer soars past Purdue Fort Wayne

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

October 23, 2018

The UND Women’s soccer team got off to a record breaking start to the 2018 season. After a tough stretch in the schedule, they’ve seemingly slowed down a little bit, but a big matchup on Sunday against Purdue Fort Wayne would give them a chance to get back on track. The Fighting Hawks got off ...

Sweet, Sweet Victory

Sweet, Sweet Victory

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 23, 2018

Hard work and tenacity. The overarching theme of the weekend for the University of North Dakota Men's Hockey team when North Dakota faced off against the eighth ranked Minnesota State Mankato Mavericks.   Friday: North Dakota started Friday's game with an incredibly high energy level. North Dako...

Scheel Breaks Into the Spotlight

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 16, 2018

The home opener for the regular season was upon the University of North Dakota men’s hockey team, when UND took on the Bemidji State University Beavers. UND was looking to shake off a loss from the night before in Bemidji. UND came out strong to start the game, feeding off the crowd’s excitemen...

Hawks Take Down the Grizzlies

Hawks Take Down the Grizzlies

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

October 16, 2018

The UND Football team had a statement win on Saturday over the Montana Grizzlies. They won in impressive fashion with a final score of 41-14. While the offense performed at an extremely high level, the defense is really what set the tone early on for the Fighting Hawks. On the opening drive for...

Depth of the 2018 UND Hockey Roster Evident in OT Win

Depth of  the 2018 UND Hockey Roster Evident in OT Win

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 9, 2018

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team opened up the 2018-2019 season in an annual exhibition game against the Manitoba Bisons. North Dakota had a full line up, playing all five seniors, seven juniors, six sophomores and five freshmen. North Dakota dominated the game from the opening face-off until ...

UND Soccer Falls to Bison in First Rivalry Game of the Season

UND Soccer Falls to Bison in First Rivalry Game of the Season

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

October 9, 2018

The University of North Dakota Women’s soccer team had their historic run slowed down on Sunday afternoon when they met up with in-state rival North Dakota State University. Prior to meeting up with the Bison in East Grand Forks, UND was 8-2-1 overall and 2-0-0 in conference play. They got off to th...

UND Men’s Basketball Schedule Released

UND Men’s Basketball Schedule Released

Luke Askew, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

The University of North Dakota Men’s Basketball team recently released the schedule for their inaugural season in the Summit League. The biggest changes that you’ll notice in their schedule from the previous years are in conference play. Instead of traveling along the west coast for games against team...

The Cost of Rebranding

The Cost of Rebranding

Sasha Leibold, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

In 2012 the University of North Dakota was forced to change their nickname from “The Fighting Sioux” to “The Fighting Hawks.” The University’s nickname was originally “The Flickertails” but was unofficially changed to “The Sioux” in 1930. The fighting Sioux was a name that was offen...

The Juniors

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 3, 2018

The gritty, hard-nosed, and tough junior class for North Dakota is stepping into their third season, and ready to play old-fashion North Dakota hockey. The junior class is built to shut down the other team through physical play and outstanding defense. While the offense has lacked for this class the f...

Rising Leaders

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

September 26, 2018

The 2017-2018 season was a major stepping stone in the development process for North Dakota’s seven former freshmen. Injuries plagued North Dakota’s roster, in turn creating opportunities for the freshmen. While injuries are never a good thing for a team, it is a normal occurrence in a sport like hock...

Get Involved!

Luke Askew, Writer

September 26, 2018

Intramural sports matter too, right? Of course they do - just ask the hundreds of students that participate at the University of North Dakota every year. Intramural sports provide students and faculty with the opportunity to relive the glory days of playing their favorite sports, or even to learn how ...

SMALL VICTORIES IMPORTANT IN LOSS TO #9 WASHINGTON HUSKIES

Alex Kelly, Web Editor

September 16, 2018

UND Football lost against a tough Washington Huskies team on Saturday evening in Seattle. While the score was not close (45-3), nobody could have expected the Fighting Hawks to come out on top against the 9th ranked team in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) and many outsiders predicted it to be worse. &n...

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