GVL / Kevin Sielaff - Donte Carey (32) intercepts an SVSU pass and returns posession to Grand Valley.  Grand Valley squares off against SVSU Nov. 14 in Allendale. The Lakers hold on and win with a final score of 24-17.

No. 14 GVSU avoids upset against SVSU

On Saturday afternoon, Matt Judon charged onto the field, a French flag hoisted in his right arm, rippling in the wind. The Lakers had a rivalry game with crucial playoff implications ahead, but, for a moment prior to the game, Grand Valley State's sentiments were elsewhere, giving a show of support for the victims of the attacks in Paris.

GVL / Kevin Sielaff -  Head coach Matt Mitchell consults his men on the sideline.  Grand Valley squares off against Michigan Tech Oct. 17 at Lubbers Stadium in Allendale. The Lakers defeated the Huskies with a score of 38-21.

No. 17 Lakers escape with win over Tiffin

Halftime brought change for the Grand Valley State football team. After surrendering 28 points in the first half, the No. 17 Lakers came out of the locker room and held the Tiffin (5-5, 4-5 GLIAC) to 14 second half points en route to a 49-42 win on Saturday afternoon.

GVL / Emily Frye
Grand Valley State University fights to take down the University of Findley on Oct. 24th.

GVSU competing in strong GLIAC football league

The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) might prevent the Grand Valley State football team from making the playoffs. GVSU might find a way in, in which case the GLIAC will have prepared the Lakers for playoffs as good as any conference in the nation can.