2016-17 Northern Michigan Skiing News

March 11, 2017
Wildcats Earn Four All-American Awards at NCAA Skiing Championships
JACKSON, N.H. — Northern Michigan's Adam Martin captured All-American honors in his second-straight event at the NCAA Skiing Championships Saturday.

March 9, 2017
Three Wildcats Race to All-American Finishes at NCAA Skiing Championships
JACKSON, N.H. — Northern Michigan's Vivian Hett, Adam Martin and Fredrik Schwencke raced to All-American finishes at the NCAA Skiing Championships Thursday.

March 8, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Competes at NCAA Championships
JACKSON, N.H. — The Northern Michigan Nordic Skiing teams will compete at the NCAA Skiing Championships on Thursday and Saturday.

March 7, 2017
Northern Michigan's Martin Receives NCAA Skiing Elite 90 Award
JACKSON, N.H. — Northern Michigan's Adam Martin received the NCAA Skiing Elite 90 award Tuesday night.

March 6, 2017
Week Ahead: Wildcats Compete at Three NCAA Championships, Lacrosse at Home
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Wildcats are set to compete at three NCAA National Championships this week. The lacrosse team will also host Concordia-St. Paul on Tuesday in the Superior Dome.

March 3, 2017
14 Wildcats Named to USCSCA National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team
BOULDER, Colo. — Fourteen Northern Michigan Nordic skiers were named to the National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team, the USCSCA announced Friday.

February 19, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Wins NCAA Central Region Championship
ISHPEMING, Mich. — The Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams dominated the competition at the NCAA Central Region Championships, winning the men's, women's and overall titles.

February 13, 2017
Week Ahead: Wildcat Nordic Skiing Hosts Elite Event, Lacrosse Plays First Game
MARQUETTE, Mich. — The Nordic skiing teams welcomes an elite field to the Al Quaal Recreation Area, and the lacrosse team plays its first game in program history at the Superior Dome.

February 11, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Outpaces Field at Rhinelander CCSA Qualifier
RHINELANDER, Wis. — Both Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams won titles at the Rhinelander CCSA Qualifier, held Saturday.

February 5, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Teams Capture CCSA Championships
HOUGHTON, Mich. — Both Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams earned CCSA championships, sweeping the collegiate podium in three of the four events raced in the process.

January 30, 2017
Week Ahead: Six Wildcat Teams in Action
MARQUETTE, Mich. — A full slate of basketball games highlight this week in Northern Michigan athletics.

January 29, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Excels at Duluth Central Qualifier, Noquemanon Ski Marathon
DULUTH, Minn. — The Northern Michigan women's Nordic skiing team swept the podium in the 5K freestyle at the Duluth Central Qualifier.

January 23, 2017
Week Ahead: Wildcat Basketball Teams at Home
MARQUETTE, Mich. — The basketball teams continue their five-game home stand during a relatively quiet week for Wildcat athletics.

January 22, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Routs Competition at Telemark Qualifier
CABLE, Wis. — Northern Michigan's Adam Martin and Nicole Schneider raced to individual titles at the Telemark Qualifier, held Saturday and Sunday.

January 16, 2017
Week Ahead: Eight Home Games on the Wildcat Schedule
MARQUETTE, Mich. — After only having two home hockey games to enjoy during 2017's first two weeks, Wildcat fans will be treated to eight home events this week alone.

January 12, 2017
Martin Qualifies for World U-23 Championships, Wildcat Nordic Skiing Takes Third in College Cup Race
SOLDIER HOLLOW, Utah — Northern Michigan's Adam Martin qualified for the World U-23 Ski Championships based on his performance at the U.S. Cross Country Championships on Jan. 7, 8 and 10.

January 10, 2017
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Wraps Up U.S. Cross Country Championships
SOLDIER HOLLOW, Utah — The Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams wrapped up their time at the U.S. Cross Country Championships Tuesday by taking part in classic distance races.

January 9, 2017
Week Ahead: Seven Wildcat Teams Set to Compete
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Seven Northern Michigan team are again in action this week.

January 8, 2017
Northern Michigan's Schneider Wins Junior Classic Sprint at U.S. Cross Country Championships
SOLDIER HOLLOW, Utah — Northern Michigan's Nicole Schneider won the junior classic sprint at the U.S. Cross Country Championships Sunday.

January 2, 2017
Week Ahead: Wildcats Kick Off 2017
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Seven Northern Michigan team are set to compete during 2017's first week.

December 18, 2016
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Shines at U.S. Pre-Nationals
HOUGHTON, Mich. — The Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams excelled at the U.S. Pre-Nationals, held Saturday and Sunday.

December 12, 2016
Week Ahead: Wildcat Basketball Teams Close 2016 at Home
MARQUETTE, Mich. — The basketball teams are set to host the Northern Michigan athletic department's final games of 2016 this week.

December 11, 2016
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Dominates Competition at U.P. Opener
HOUGHTON, Mich. — The Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams enjoyed a successful U.P. Opener Saturday and Sunday.

December 9, 2016
NMU Invite Canceled, Wildcat Nordic Skiing Teams to Compete in Houghton
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Northern Michigan head Nordic skiing coach Sten Fjeldheim announced Friday that the NMU Invite has been canceled due to insufficient snow. The Wildcats will now travel to Houghton, Mich. for the U.P. Opener.

December 8, 2016
Season Preview: Wildcat Nordic Skiing Primed to Continue Winning Ways
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Even by the Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams' high standards, the 2015-16 season was unforgettable. And the 2016-17 campaign has the potential to be even more memorable.

December 5, 2016
Week Ahead: Wildcat Hockey, Nordic Skiing Compete at Home
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Five Northern Michigan teams are in action this week, with three set to compete at home.

November 28, 2016
Week Ahead: Wildcat Basketball Begins GLIAC Play, Track & Field Starts Season
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Six Northern Michigan teams are set to compete during December's first week.

November 16, 2016
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Signs Erin Moening
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Northern Michigan head Nordic skiing coach Sten Fjeldheim announced Wednesday that Erin Moening has signed a National Letter of Intent.

October 10, 2016
Wildcat Nordic Skiing Opens Flash Store
MARQUETTE, Mich. — The Northern Michigan Nordic skiing teams will hold a flash store Oct. 10-23, with all proceeds benefiting the team.

September 15, 2016
2016 NMU Sports Hall of Fame Inductee: Morgan Smyth
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Northern Michigan will induct five individuals and one team into the Sports Hall of Fame in 2016. Morgan Smyth, a three-time All-American skier who helped the Wildcats complete their historic double podium sweep at the 2007 NCAA National Championships, is one of the inductees.

September 6, 2016
2016 NMU Sports Hall of Fame Inductee: Jim Grahek
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Northern Michigan will induct five individuals and one team into the Sports Hall of Fame in 2016. One of those inductees is Jim Grahek, a ski jumper who represented the United States at the 1980 Olympics.

June 22, 2016
Northern Michigan Skiing Reveals 2016-17 Schedule
MARQUETTE, Mich. — Northern Michigan head coach Sten Fjeldheim unveiled the 2016-17 skiing schedule Wednesday morning.

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