Monday, October 7
• Joe Shawhan Hour, 10 a.m. on Mix 93 WKMJ
Tuesday, October 8
• Huskies Drive Time, 7:30-8 a.m. on Mix 93 WKMJ
Wednesday, October 9
• ArcelorMittal 7th Man Radio Remote, 11:45-12:30 p.m. MUB
Friday, October 11
• Blue Line Club Lunch, Noon
• Volleyball vs. Wayne State, 5 p.m. at SDC Gym
• Hockey vs. Alaska, 7:07 p.m. at MacInnes Student Ice Arena on Mix 93 WKMJ
Saturday, October 12
• Cross Country at Conference Crossover at Lewis, 10 a.m.
• Women's Tennis at Grand Valley State, 10 a.m.
• Football vs. Northern Michigan, 1 p.m. at Kearly Stadium on Mix 93 WKMJ and TV6
• Volleyball vs. Ashland, 4 p.m. at SDC Gym on Mix 93 WKMJ
• Hockey vs. Alaska, 6:07 p.m. at MacInnes Student Ice Arena on Mix 93 WKMJ
Sunday, October 13
• Women's Tennis at Ferris State, 10 a.m.
• Soccer vs. Northern Michigan, Noon at Kearly Stadium
All times Eastern • Home events in bold
The Huskies opened the 2019-20 season with a nonconference sweep at Robert Morris. Tech won 2-1 in overtime Saturday after Alec Broetzman scored with 44 seconds left in the extra period. Broetzman had a first-period hat trick Sunday as the Huskies shutout RMU 7-0. Alex Smith, Trenton Bliss, Parker Saretsky, Brian Halonen, and Eric Gotz also had goals. Goaltender Matt Jurusik stopped 59-of-60 shots on the weekend. The Huskies play their home and WCHA-opener this weekend against Alaska at the MacInnes Student Ice Arena. There will be a Blue Line Club Luncheon on Friday. Puck drop is 7:07 p.m. Friday and 6:07 p.m. Saturday.
The football team had its bye week. The Huskies are 2-2 overall this season and host Northern Michigan in the annual Miner's Cup game Saturday at Kearly Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. The game can be viewed on TV6 and the NCAA Facebook page.
The Huskies went 2-0 at their home-opening weekend with a 5-2 win over Northwood Saturday and 6-1 victory versus Saginaw Valley State. Ivona Gorgioski, Dominika Bobik, and Mirna Golac all had a pair of wins in singles. Jessica Brown, Neva Manas, and Lauren Opalewski also added wins in singles. Doubles teams Ivona Gorgioski / Jessica Brown and Dominika Bobik / Lauren Opalewski won both of their matches. The Neva Manas / Samantha Johnson duo also won Sunday. The Huskies are back on the road Saturday and Sunday to play Grand Valley State and Ferris State in two more GLIAC matches.
Tech split its weekend downstate. The Huskies won their seventh straight with a 3-0 sweep at Northwood on Friday. No. 16 Ferris State handed Tech its first GLIAC loss of the season Saturday. Olivia Ghormley (28 kills) and MacAulay Petersen (21 kills) led the offense with Ghormley averaging 4 kills per set. Laura De Marchi averaged 12.29 assists per set, totaling 86 assists on the weekend and eclipsing 3,000 for her career. Megan Utlak (32 digs), Anna Jonynas (28 digs), and Rachel Ping (6 blocks) led the defense. Tech is tied with FSU and Ashland at the top of the GLIAC standings and hosts Wayne State Friday and Ashland Saturday at the SDC Gym.
The Huskies raced at the Blugold Invitational Friday at UW-Eau Claire. Amanda Kautzer led the women's team in 24th place while teammate Sophia Mazzoni was also in the top 100 in 86th. Zach Werth led the men's team with an 86th place finish. The Huskies head to Romeoville, Illinois Saturday for the Conference Crossover Invitational, hosted by Lewis University. The women's 6K race will begin at 11 a.m. and the men will follow at 11:45 a.m. in the 8K race.
Tech soccer lost a pair of games downstate over the weekend. The Huskies fell 1-0 at Northwood Friday and 3-1 at Ferris State Sunday. Gabby Sgambati scored the goal Sunday with the assist going to Alexis Shatrau. It was Sgambati's third goal of the season. Tech returns home for a Sunday game against Northern Michigan. First kick is set for noon at Kearly Stadium.
HUSKIES LEND A PAW
This year's community outreach initiative for Michigan Tech Athletics is the Huskies Lend a Paw to support Big Brothers Big Sisters - UP Kids. Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) seeks to change the lives of children facing adversity - for the better, forever. BBBS programs help children realize their full potential and build their futures by providing strong and enduring, professionally supported, one-to-one relationships.
For more information or a donation contact Maggie Munch BBBS Program Director at email@example.com or 906-487-9855.
Special Dates Supporting BBBS:
• Friday, October 25, 2019 - Soccer BBBS T-shirt Auction
• Friday, November 8, 2019 - Volleyball BBBS T-shirt Auction
• Thursday, December 5, 2019 - Men's and Women's Basketball BBBS T-shirt Auction
• Friday, January 10, 2020 - Hockey BBBS Jersey Auction
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