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Zach Berry gets a hit landing him on base during the game against Hillsdale on Tuesday April 10th, 2018.

Gleason, GVSU baseball clobber Hillsdale 14-4

Playing baseball in cold weather is not ideal. The metal bat stings the hands, the wind blasts against everyone’s face and the feeling in players' fingers is nonexistent. After all, the sport is meant to be played in the summertime under the warm sun. Nevertheless, the Grand Valley State baseball team had no issue with the brisk temperatures Tuesday, April 10, as the Lakers clobbered the Hillsdale College Chargers 14-4 at the GVSU baseball field.

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Quick hits: GVSU track and field, men's tennis

The Grand Valley State men's and women's track and field teams competed in the Hilltopper Relays hosted by Western Kentucky University on the afternoon of Friday, April 6. At the event, 10 different athletes hit NCAA provisional marks.  The Laker women currently sit at No. 7 in the national poll, while the men are No. 11.

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GVL/ Hannah Zajac-- Grand Valley State Universty wins against Bethel College on Saturday 14 Oct 2017.

GVSU rugby loses first home game 41-17 to Ferris

The Grand Valley State men’s rugby team hosted its first home game of the season against Ferris State, losing 41-17 on Saturday, April 7. GVSU could not contain FSU’s speedy offense. The Bulldogs looked relentless during the first half, delivering the first punch within just 10 minutes of play and imposing their will in offense against a young GVSU team.

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Bittersweet: Despite their season ending earlier than expected, the 2018 Grand Valley State softball squad had quite the season.

GVSU softball sweeps doubleheader over Purdue Northwest

After the doubleheader scheduled for Friday, April 6, with Davenport was cancelled due to inclement weather, the Grand Valley State softball team fought through frigid weather conditions and swept Purdue Northwest on the road in a doubleheader Saturday, April 7, winning the first game 8-0 and the second game 1-0. 

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