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Baseball scores early to beat Notre Dame 4-3 in night game

Central Michigan jumped on Notre Dame’s pitching staff in night game held in Kalamazoo on Wednesday night. The Chippewas scored one run each in the first and second innings and broke a 3-3 tie in the eighth inning to win […]
Softball / Sports

Timely Chippewa hitting sparks road victory over MSU 6-4

In the past week Margo Jonker’s team has not taken an inning for granted and Friday afternoon was no different. Playing on the road against a sub .500 Michigan State team at Secchia Stadium, CMU inched out a victory against their […]
Softball / Sports
Greg Cornwell/Staff Photographer

Freshman pitcher Rachael Knapp launches a ball to a batter in their game against Western at Margo Jonker Stadium on Sunday.

Softball begins road series at MSU

Central Michigan softball said farewell to their home field for the remainder of the season last weekend. The Chippewas are set to meet interstate foe Michigan State at 5 p.m. on Wednesday at Secchia Stadium in East Lansing. It will be the first of […]
Sports
Tianyu Han/Staff Photographer
Members of the Central Michigan Karate Club practices on April 24, 2014 in the Rose Center.

Self-defense, competition draws students to Karate Club

To many, being equipped in self-defense means having a gun, a knife or a quick left hook. Central Michigan Karate instructor and third-degree black belt Douglas Resseguie said two of the most important self-defense assets are knowing how to avoid a […]
Sports / Track & Field

Track and field find successes at outdoor meets

It was business as usual for CMU track and field. The Chippewas split up this weekend, sending some of the team to Ohio State for the Jesse Owens Track Classic and others to the Al Owens Classic at Grand Valley State […]
Softball / Sports
Freshman pitcher Rachael Knapp pitches to a Western Michigan batter Sunday afternoon at Margo Yonker Stadium. Knapp pitched seven innings in the 4-1 Chippewa victory, splitting the weekend series with the Broncos. (Greg Cornwell | Staff Photographer)

Knapp now 9-2, only getting better

Freshman pitcher Rachael Knapp may be a new face to Central Michigan softball, but the young ball player continues to impress. She earned her ninth win against WMU on Sunday, pitching her seventh complete game this season. Knapp has been taking […]
Football / Sports
COLUMN: Take your pick, Rush or Kater

COLUMN: Take your pick, Rush or Kater

Competition is natural. Ford is in competition with Toyota. Tom Brady is in competition with Peyton Manning. Starbucks is trying to beat-out Dunkin Donuts. After Saturday’s CMU spring football game, sophomore quarterback Cooper Rush is in competition with senior Cody […]
Football / Sports
Tight end Ben McCord looking to make an impact this season

Tight end Ben McCord looking to make an impact this season

The football went up into the sunlight as two players fought for position under it near the goal line. Both players reached up and caught it simultaneously, continuing the fight for the ball. Tight end Ben McCord broke away with possession and reached the […]
Softball / Sports
Freshman pitcher Rachael Knapp pitches against Western Michigan University softball team Saturday. (Staff Photographer | Gregory Cornwell)

Knapp throws one-hitter as softball splits series with WMU

Central Michigan softball had more to celebrate than Easter this weekend. A stellar performance by freshman pitcher Rachael Knapp allowed CMU to take the second game in a weekend series against WMU, beating the Broncos 4-1. The victory at Margo […]
Baseball / Sports
Junior center-fielder Tyler Huntey bunts against Michigan State University Wednesday afternoon with the final score 7-5 Central Michigan. (Andrew Whitaker | Assistant Photo Editor)

Foley continues tear, Deeg bounces back during 2-1 Easter weekend

While it was Easter weekend for most students, the baseball team went to work at Northern Illinois. Central Michigan took two of three games from the Huskies to stay in first place of the Mid-American West Division. On Friday, junior Jordan Foley pitched for Central […]
Gymnastics / Sports
Junior Halle Moraw poses at a meet against Kent State February 16. (File Photo | Tianyu Han)

Moraw comes .05 short of becoming first CMU All-American gymnast

Junior Halle Moraw just missed a shot at being the first All-American in program history, but she’s not hanging her head. She just wants it to be next season already. “My goal first of all is to be back (to […]
Football / Sports
Central Michigan quarterbacks Cooper Rush and Cody Kater meet with quarterback coach Morris Watts after the finish of the 2014 CMU spring game. (Staff Photographer | Kyle Wilson)

Kater, Rush impress at annual Central Michigan spring football game

Central Michigan’s starting quarterback position is no closer to being filled after the 2014 Maroon vs. Gold scrimmage than it was before it. Senior quarterback Cody Kater, who missed almost all of last season with a collarbone injury, finished 16-of-23 passing […]


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