"He left a legacy behind and we're trying our best to keep that legacy going for him with these heart screenings." - Lori Herbert

Anthony Herbert's impact will continue to be felt as his family carries on his legacy.

After son's death, NMU athlete's family wants to prevent similar tragedies

Hope to see everyone at the WinterFest Tailgate before Friday's rivalry hockey game!

NMU WinterFest Tailgate

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It's rivalry week! Three Wildcat teams are set to take on Michigan Tech, with Friday's hockey game taking place at the Berry Events Center.

The track & field team is also at the GLIAC Indoor Championships Saturday and Sunday.

Week Ahead: Wildcat Basketball, Hockey Face Michigan Tech in Final Regular-Season Games


The Nordic skiing teams dominated the competition at their regional meet, winning the men's, women's and overall titles. Adam Martin and Nicole Schneider combined to sweep the four individual crowns.

Wildcat Nordic Skiing Wins NCAA Central Region Championship

ICYMI, the lacrosse team was a big 18-1 winner in its inaugural game yesterday. ( PhotoYoop)
Sam Taylor scored 21 of his career-best 24 points in the second half to lead the men's basketball team to an 82-77 victory at Grand Valley State. Naba Echols also chipped in 21 points and a game-high six assists.

Wildcat Men's Basketball Prevails over Grand Valley State, 82-77

First game, FIRST WIN! The lacrosse team routed Northland, 18-1, this afternoon at the Superior Dome. Shelby Klotz (5g), Blair Osgood (4g-1a) and Graison Ringlever (4g-1a) had five-point outings in the historic victory.

Wildcat Lacrosse Wins First Game, 18-1

Congratulations to Bre Gaspervich, who just became the 25th Wildcat to score 1,000 career points!
Zach Diamantoni netted a pair of goals, but Minnesota State clipped the hockey team, 5-3, to halt its unbeaten streak at nine games and its winning streak at six. Story: [ Goo.gl Link ]
What an amazing, and historic, run for Atte Tolvanen and the Wildcats. You made us all proud.

Final numbers from the streak: five-straight shutouts, 339:05 minutes without a goal, 220-consecutive saves.
Big-time honor for Brock Maschmeyer, who is one of just 10 finalists for the 2016-17 Senior CLASS Awardยฎ in college hockey! Wildcat fans, give him your vote!

Story: [ Goo.gl Link ] | VOTE: [ Goo.gl Link ]
The women's basketball team took down Ferris State, 67-53, behind a big first half and balanced offensive effort. The Wildcats, now 17-9 on the season, had four players score in the double digits.

Wildcat Women's Basketball Takes Down Ferris State, 67-53

The lacrosse team kicks off its inaugural season this Saturday!

Be at the Superior Dome when the Wildcats take on Northland at noon!
PREVIEW: The hockey team will travel to Minnesota State for its second-to-last series of the 2016-17 regular season this weekend. The match up will feature five of the WCHA's top point producers and its hottest goaltender since 2017 began.

Wildcat Hockey Travels to Minnesota State

The Dome Dash 5K Run/Walk is this Sunday! If you plan to participate, make sure you pre-register at the Campus Recreation Window in the PEIF before the event.

Dome Dash 5K Unveils Sponsors

"Our goal is to bring an exciting brand of lacrosse to the U.P. Our work ethic is going to be there day in and day out. We're going to be a competitive program early on." - Emilia Ward

The lacrosse team is set to embark on its inaugural season on Saturday when it faces off against Northland at 12 p.m. in the Superior Dome.

Wildcat Lacrosse Ready for Inaugural Season

When you make history, you get national recognition. Congratulations to Atte Tolvanen, the NCAA Hockey First โญ of the Week for the second week in a row! Story: on.ncaa.com/2l4i785
Want a kids-free Valentine's Day? Our Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting a Lock-In tomorrow from 5 to 8 p.m. to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation!
After leading the hockey team to its third-straight sweep of a WCHA opponent, Robbie Payne and Atte Tolvanen took home league weekly awards. Story: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Head coach Kyle Nystrom announced that Marty Higgins will serve as the football team's offensive coordinator. Story: [ Goo.gl Link ]