Monday, December 3
• Joe Shawhan Hour, 9-10 a.m. on Mix 93 WKMJ
Tuesday, December 4
• Huskies Drive Time, 7:30-8 a.m. on Mix 93 WKMJ
Thursday, December 6
• Women's Basketball vs. Parkside, 5:30 p.m. at SDC Gym on Mix 93 WKMJ
• Men's Basketball vs. Parkside, 7:30 p.m. at SDC Gym on Mix 93 WKMJ
Friday, December 7
• Hockey at Northern Michigan, 7:07 p.m. on Mix 93 WKMJ and FOX-UP
Saturday, December 8
• Nordic Skiing at NMU Open
• Women's Basketball vs. Purdue Northwest, 1 p.m. at SDC Gym on Mix 93 WKMJ
• Men's Basketball vs. Purdue Northwest, 3 p.m. at SDC Gym on Mix 93 WKMJ
• Hockey vs. Northern Michigan, 7:07 p.m. at MacInnes Student Ice Arena on Mix 93 WKMJ and FOX-UP
Sunday, December 9
• Nordic Skiing at NMU Open
All times Eastern • Home events in bold
The hockey team remained unbeaten in the WCHA after taking five out of six conference points against Bemidji State from the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena. The two teams tied 3-3 Friday with the Jake Lucchini scoring for the Huskies in the 3-on-3 overtime to gain the extra point. Tech dominated 7-2 Saturday. Thomas Beretta and Alec Broetzman scored in each game. Alex Smith and Dylan Steman had two goals each on Saturday while Eric Gotz and Tommy Parrottino also tallied goals. Devin Kero had 25 saves Friday and Matt Jurusik stopped 26 shots Saturday. Tech improved to 8-5-1 overall and 7-0-1-1 in the WCHA while extending its unbeaten streak to four games. The Huskies play their rival Northern Michigan this weekend. The two teams will meet at the Berry Events Center in Marquette on Friday and the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena on Saturday. The puck will drop at 7:07 p.m. each night.
It was a historic day for the Michigan Tech cross country program as Braden Reichl became the first All-American in the men's program and Emily Byrd became only the second All-American in women's program history at the 2018 NCAA Division II National Championships. The women's team finished seventh out 34 teams at Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. Reichl finished 24th while Byrd was 20th. Gabrielle Feber (44th), Liz Bloch (53rd), Emily Vigil (112th), Michelle Bollini (113th), Carly Huggins (153rd), and Sophia Farquhar (157th) also raced for the Huskies.
The Huskies opened GLIAC play with a pair of wins downstate to improve to 5-3 overall. Tech defeated Saginaw Valley State 68-57 Thursday and Northwood 78-68 Saturday. Abbie Botz (17), Ellie Mackay (16.5), Elizabeth Kelliher (14), and Cassidy Trotter all averaged double figures on the weekend. Botz added 20 rebounds in the two games while Kelliher pulled down 18 boards. The Black and Gold host Parkside Thursday and Purdue Northwest Saturday at the SDC Gym.
Tech split is GLIAC-opening weekend on the road. The Huskies took down Saginaw Valley State 61-56 Thursday before falling at Northwood 75-70 Saturday. Dawson Bilski led a balanced offensive attack with 22 points on the weekend while hitting 5-of-9 attempts from beyond the arc. Isaac Appleby, Kyle Clow, and Bryan Heath each added 18 points in the two games. The Huskies are 4-3 overall and host Parkside Thursday and Purdue Northwest in their first home games of the season.