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NIU club sports update

By Ed Rietveld | March 25, 2012

The Great Lakes Lacrosse League season kicked off this weekend. NIU began its GLLL season with a pair of home games against Loyola and Holy Cross Saturday. The Huskies (1-1) used a well balanced scoring attack in their 10-3 victory over the Ramblers (0-1)....

Wanna go clubbing?

By Ed Rietveld | September 19, 2011

Division I athletes are not the only ones who play sports at NIU.There are also 16 club teams that run through NIU.For a club sport to get started, students are required to fill out a Student Association recognition packet. This allows a potential group...

Club Briefs: Thursday, Sept. 30

By Korey Peterson | September 29, 2010

MEN'S RUGBY The NIU rugby team continued winning in dominating fashion this past weekend as it defeated the University of Illinois at Chicago at home, 73-0. The team saw its second dominating win in a row as it defeated Loyola two weeks earlier, 107-8....

Sible embraces leadership role

By Korey Peterson | September 22, 2010

Being on top is always a nice feeling. After scoring four goals in the NIU hockey home opener, junior center Mike Sible sits among the league leaders for goals in the American Collegiate Hockey Association. After leading the team in that category last...

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