Michigan Tech News

August 19, 2014
Major Award Winners for 2013-14 Named
Michigan Tech today revealed its major award winners from the 2013-14 season. The Raymond L. Smith Award for the outstanding senior student-athletes went to men’s basketball player Austin Armga and soccer player Lindsey Van Rooy. The Terry Wilson Award winners as outstanding freshmen student-athletes were track athlete Jamie Dompier and hockey player Shane Hanna.

August 19, 2014
Summer Social Media - #FacesOfTheSDC
This summer the Michigan Tech Huskies will be highlighting people who work in the SDC. Each Tuesday a photo and small caption will be posted on this page and on the Facebook and Twitter pages. Stay tuned and Go Huskies!

August 19, 2014
Soccer Picked Second in GLIAC Preseason Poll
The Michigan Tech soccer team was picked second in the 2014 GLIAC Soccer Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Tuesday (Aug. 19). Defending national champions Grand Valley State was the top pick.

August 19, 2014
2014 Michigan Tech Soccer Preview
Tech soccer coach Michelle Jacob talks about the upcoming 2014 season. The Huskies enter their fifth season of play after their first NCAA Tournament appearance in 2013.

August 15, 2014
Michigan Tech Hockey Opens Oct. 4
The Huskies open their season in 50 days when they travel to Lake Superior State for an Oct. 4-5 series.

August 14, 2014
2014 Michigan Tech Volleyball Season Preview
Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about the upcoming 2014 season. The Huskies kickoff the season on Sept. 4 at the SDC Gym.

August 14, 2014
Volleyball Picked Seventh in GLIAC North
The Michigan Tech volleyball team was picked seventh in the North Division in the 2014 GLIAC Volleyball Preseason Coaches' Poll on Thursday (Aug. 14). Grand Valley State was the top pick in the North while Ashland received the nod in the South.

August 12, 2014
2014 Football Preview
Coach Kearly talks about the upcoming season.

August 12, 2014
Football Huskies Picked Fourth in GLIAC Preseason Poll
Michigan Tech was picked fourth in the North Division in the 2014 GLIAC Preseason Football Coaches’ Poll, which released today on the league’s football media day website. Grand Valley State topped the North Division poll while Ohio Dominican headed the South Division results.

August 1, 2014
Hockey Captains Named for 2014-15
Senior forwards Blake Pietila and Tanner Kero will serve as co-captains for the 2014-15 hockey season it was announced today by coach Mel Pearson. Alex Petan and Cliff Watson will be assistant captains.

August 11, 2014
Spirit T-Shirt Design Selected by Fans
The winning design for the Michigan Tech Huskies 2014-15 spirit t-shirt has been decided. The No. 2 design won by a large margin with 223 more votes than the runner up in the online poll.

August 9, 2014
Black Defeats Gold in Women’s Basketball Alumni Game
Black defeated Gold 40-33 in the Michigan Tech women's basketball alumni game on Saturday (Aug. 9) at the SDC Gym. The Huskies had 27 former players, including five Hall of Famers, come back to participate in the women's basketball reunion and play a game in front of the program's faithful fans.

August 9, 2014
Women's Basketball Alumni Game Photo Gallery
Black defeated Gold 40-33 in the Michigan Tech women's basketball alumni game on Saturday (Aug. 9) at the SDC Gym.

August 4, 2014
Single-Game Tickets On Sale for Michigan Tech Athletics
Single-game tickets for all Michigan Tech events are on sale now at the SDC Ticket Office. The first ticketed Huskies’ event, volleyball Sept. 4, is one month away.

August 1, 2014
Future Husky Feature: Alex Gillies
The fourth in the Daily Mining Gazette's series of stories on incoming Michigan Tech hockey players.

July 30, 2014
Kearly Fills Staff from Within; Olson New Defensive Coordinator
Michigan Tech football coach Tom Kearly today announced that Steve Olson has been promoted to defensive coordinator, replacing Tim Driscoll who left to become the head coach at Finlandia. Olson has been on the Huskies’ staff as the linebackers coach since 2011.

July 30, 2014
Huskies Named WBCA Academic Top 25 Team For Eighth Straight Season
The Michigan Tech women’s basketball team was recently named to the WBCA Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll for the 2013-14 season. The Huskies ranked No. 24 in NCAA Division II with a 3.522 grade point average. It is the eighth season in a row the Black and Gold earned the honor.

July 29, 2014
Men’s Basketball Receives NABC Academic Awards
The Michigan Tech men's basketball team received the NABC Team Academic Excellence Award and nine student-athletes were named to the NABC Honor Court for the 2013-14 season.

July 29, 2014
Future Husky Feature: Evan Anderson
The third in the Daily Mining Gazette's series of stories on incoming Michigan Tech hockey players.

July 29, 2014
Huskies Honored by USTFCCCA for Academics
The Michigan Tech track and field team had three student-athletes earn USTFCCCA All-Academic honors for their combined academic and athletic accomplishments, during the 2014 season. Alongside the recognition, both the men’s and women’s squads were named USTFCCA All-Academic Teams.

July 25, 2014
Future Husky Feature: Matt Roy
The second in the Daily Mining Gazette's series of stories on incoming Michigan Tech hockey players.

July 24, 2014
Huskies at NHL Development Camps
Seven current Michigan Tech players took part in NHL team development camps in July. Tanner Kero and Cliff Watson talk about their experience.

July 24, 2014
Future Husky Feature: Devin Kero
The first in the Daily Mining Gazette's series of stories on incoming Michigan Tech hockey players.

July 16, 2014
Armga Named GLIAC Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Former Michigan Tech basketball player Austin Armga (Waupun, Wis./Waupun), and former Grand Valley State track and field athlete Kristen Hixson (Remus, Mich./Chippewa Hills) were named the GLIAC 2013-14 male and female "Scholar-Athletes of the Year," respectively, as voted by the league's faculty athletics representatives.

July 14, 2014
Shawhan Named Assistant Hockey Coach
Michigan Tech hockey coach Mel Pearson today announced the hiring of Joe Shawhan as assistant coach. Shawhan served as assistant coach at Northern Michigan for the last six seasons. He replaces Damon Whitten, who left to become the head coach at Lake Superior State in April.