GVSU tennis team loses twice

The Grand Valley State University men’s tennis team had its five-match winning streak come to an end over the weekend with back-to-back 6-3 losses to Wayne State University and Northwood University. Wayne State picked up wins in four of six singles matches and two of three doubles matches on Saturday against the Lakers.

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Hartigan nabs weekly GLIAC honor

Grand Valley State University junior Kelly Hartigan was chosen as the GLIAC Women’s Golf “Athlete of the Week” last week following her performance in the weather-shortened NC4K Classic on Monday. Hartigan outlasted teammate Gabrielle Shipley and the University of Findlay’s Brooke Albers in the first playoff hole to claim medalist honors individually as GVSU won by 16 strokes. The Lake Orion, Mich.

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GLIAC salutes Aracena-Sanchez

Senior outfielder Ariel Aracena-Sanchez of the No. 20 Grand Valley State University baseball team has been tabbed as the GLIAC Player of the Week after tying the school’s single-game RBI record last week. Aracena-Sanchez was a key performer in the team’s sweep of Hillsdale College.

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Janecke earns weekly GLIAC honor

Grand Valley State University junior Jessica Janecke has been named the first GLIAC Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for the 2014 season. Janecke recorded the best 10,000 meter time in the NCAA Division II this year at the Raleigh Relays in North Carolina.

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Baseball series at Ashland cancelled

The No. 18 Grand Valley State University baseball team dropped three more games from its 2014 schedule over the weekend after a three-game series at Ashland University was cancelled due to poor field conditions. GVSU (15-5, 6-0 GLIAC) was scheduled to play at Ashland in a doubleheader on Saturday followed by a nine-inning matinee on Sunday. The Lakers will probably return to the diamond today to compete in a twinbill at Tiffin University before capping the series with a nine-inning matchup on Tuesday at noon.

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Softball doubleheaders rescheduled

Field issues caused by inclement weather have resulted in a trio of rescheduled doubleheaders for the Grand Valley State University softball team. GVSU will compete in a rescheduled two-game set today against Lake Erie College starting at 10 a.m.

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GVSU seniors play in local all-star game

Seniors Rob Woodson and Dani Crandall from the Grand Valley State University basketball program competed in the eighth annual Champions of Character College All-Star Games on Wednesday night. The event, which took place in the Student Center at Davenport University, featured seniors from 14 local institutions. Woodson and Crandall recently earned All-GLIAC honors to close out their careers at GVSU.

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Softball reschedules home games

A pair of Grand Valley State University softball home doubleheaders, which had been canceled due to inclement weather, will be made up in mid-April. GVSU will play Malone University and Ashland University as part of a 12-game homestand (six doubleheaders) from April 11 to April 19 in Allendale, weather permitting.

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