HALL OF FAME WEEKEND
Six individuals and the 1974-75 NCAA Hockey National Championship team will join the Michigan Tech Sports Hall of Fame at an induction ceremony on Saturday. The individuals are former football player Bill Hauswirth, former basketball players JT Luginski and Andrea Novak, former hockey players Brent Peterson and Scott White and former Nordic skier Tom Wood. The inductees will be recognized at Friday's hockey game and Saturday's football game.
Volleyball picked up a pair of wins at the SDC Gym over the weekend. The Huskies defeated Lake Erie 3-2 Friday and swept Ohio Dominican Saturday. Aubrey Ficek averaged over 19 kills per match and Rachel Pohlod had over 100 assists on the weekend. Elle Heinonen led the defense with 53 digs, including 38 in Friday's match. The Huskies play their final two road matches of the regular season at Ferris State and Grand Valley. They're currently in a three-way tie for third place in the GLIAC North Division standings.
Soccer splits its weekend at home. The Huskies fell 2-0 to Ashland Friday and rebounded with a 2-0 win over Tiffin Sunday. Taylor Archibald and Alex Vasile supplied the offense for Tech. The Huskies clinched a home game in the upcoming GLIAC tournament with Sunday's win. They are also guaranteed at least the number three seed and still in contention for second place in the final standings. Tech hosts Northern Michigan on Friday to wrap up the regular season.
The Huskies wrapped up the regular season with a 5-4 win over Lake Superior State on Saturday. Tech got its five wins in five singles matches with Kwang Suthijindawong, Paola Quintana, Vicky Quinde, Natalia Parra Alvarez, and Allenca Rolim defeating their opponents. The Huskies finished 6-5 on the season and are the No. 7 seed in the upcoming GLIAC Tournament, playing second-seeded Tiffin.
Bot the men's and women's cross country teams finished sixth at the GLIAC Championships held in Big Rapids. Sophia Farquhar led the women with an All-Conference performance in 16th place. Matt Pahl led the men in 17th place for All-Conference honors. The teams compete at the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional Championships in Evansville, Indiana on Nov. 5.
What's Happening This Week
• Huskies Drive Time, 7:30-8 a.m. on 93.5 FM
• Live Radio Remote in the MUB, Noon-1 p.m. on 93.5 FM
• Soccer vs. Northern Michigan, 5 p.m.
• Women's Tennis vs. Tiffin (GLIAC Tournament at Northwood), 6:45 p.m.
• Hockey vs. Northern Michigan, 7:07 p.m.on TV6 and 93.5 FM
• Volleyball at Ferris State, 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 29
• Football vs. Ashland, 1 p.m. on 93.5 FM
• Volleyball at Grand Valley State, 4 p.m.
• Hockey at Northern Michigan, 7:07 p.m. on TV 6 and 93.5 FM