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GVSU looks for help to advance in nationals

Published March 17, 2013

After two days of action and a bus that caught on fire the Grand Valley State University mens club hockey team will have to wait and see to know if they can make a third consecutive title game trip.



GVSU women’s golf opens season with a key win, men fall 3-2 in match play

Published March 13, 2013

For the Grand Valley State University womens golf team they hope a win in a tournament featuring top 25 ranked teams will be a sign of things to come for the spring season.



Late surge pushes Adrian past GVSU

Published February 10, 2013

The Grand Valley State University mens club hockey team gave one of their strongest performances in at least a month on Saturday afternoon to outshoot Adrian College 35-24.



Michigan State proves to be too much for GVSU hockey

Published February 10, 2013

The woes continued for the Grand Valley State University womens club hockey team this weekend in a rivalry showdown with Michigan State University.



Kucharski leads the way for GVSU women’s hockey

Published February 6, 2013

Transforming from a one-dimensional player as a youth into a well-rounded offensive machine senior assistant captain Shelby Kucharski is lighting up the score sheets this season for the Grand Valley State University womens club hockey team.Kucharski who has 11 goals and nine assists in 19 games this season is playing with new line mates for the first time.



GVSU hockey overmatched by top ranked Adrian College

Published February 3, 2013

With the disappointing weekend against Michigan State University behind them the Lakers couldnt get back to their winning ways at Georgetown Ice Arena on Saturday night. Faster more physical play from Division I opponent Adrian College left the Grand Valley State University mens Division II club hockey team with an 8-3 loss.



GVSU women come up short over the weekend

Published January 27, 2013

Sometimes the breaks simply dont go your way even if you play a well-rounded game. That was the case this past weekend for the Grand Valley State University womens club hockey team dropped a 2-1 and a 4-0 decision to No.



Michigan State gets the better of top ranked GVSU

Published January 27, 2013

With the American Collegiate Hockey Association National Tournament starting to come into focus the Grand Valley State University Division II mens club hockey team put their No.



GVSU club hockey has success out west

Published January 20, 2013

An 18-hour bus ride and a 5000-foot elevation change proved to have little impact on the Grand Valley State University Division II mens club hockey team as they took on a trio of opponents in the Rocky Mountains this weekend.



Marney’s continued growth key to GVSU hockey

Published January 16, 2013

Over the years senior forward Tim Marney has continue to add different aspects of his game to become a well-rounded two-way player for the Grand Valley State University Division II mens club hockey team.



GVSU HOCKEY SCORES WEEKEND WINS

Published January 13, 2013

Sophomore forward Brad Wilhelm scored hat tricks on back-to-back nights as the Grand Valley State University Division II club hockey team took on Southern Illinois University in their first action of the winter semester.The Lakers looked sharp Saturday night getting multiple odd man rushes and lots of second chance opportunities in front of the Southern Illinois net early in the game.



Act II: Club hockey looks to build of off their first half season success

Published January 6, 2013

The Grand Valley State University club hockey team has plenty of work ahead before bringing another championship back to Allendale this spring.Heading into the winter semester all the Lakers energy will be focused on returning to the American Collegiate Hockey Association National Tournament.



Women’s club hockey hopes to get off to fast start in holiday season

Published November 28, 2012

After a disappointing showing at the American Collegiate Hockey Association Showcase in Chicago earlier this month the Grand Valley State University womens club hockey team looks to build on early season success and improve on its 8-5-1 record.



Club hockey splits weekend games with Miami (Ohio)

Published November 11, 2012

A strong team effort against an undefeated opponent led to an exciting nail biting weekend for the Grand Valley State University Division II mens club hockey team as the group split with Miami Ohio University winning 5-4 on Friday and losing 3-1 on Saturday.



Hockey sustains success despite club designation

Published October 31, 2012

The bar has been set high with the success of the Grand Valley State University Division II club hockey program over the last six years and attracting high-caliber players keeps the program near the top of the American Collegiate Hockey Association.



Hockey continues hot-streak, sweeps Ohio State in home-and-home

Published October 21, 2012

The Grand Valley State University mens hockey team kept its undefeated start to the season going with a weekend sweep over the Ohio State Buckeyes.GVSU 4-0-1 played on back-to-back nights Friday and Saturday in Columbus leaving the Lakers at 3-0 on the road this season.The Buckeyes 1-3-0 were over matched by the potent offense of the Lakers.



Senior Tiefenthal readies for senior season

Published October 17, 2012

The starting goalie for the Grand Valley State University Division III club hockey team for much of his career Scott Tiefenthal is now a senior and ready to make the most out of his opportunity starting in goal for the Division II club hockey team.