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Track, field heads downstate for Illini Open

Sidra Sherrill
Northern Illinois track and field athletes return to the track this Saturday when they head to Champaign, Ill., for the Illini Open. The meet begins at 10 a.m. with the weight throw, followed by running events starting at 1 p.m. with…

Wrestlers return home Friday to face Ohio

Bryan Loughlin
The Northern Illinois wrestling team comes back to DeKalb after a month-long road trip to take on Mid-American Conference foe Ohio in a Friday night dual. The match between the Huskies and Bobcats gets under way at 7 p.m. inside Victor…

Volleyball trio named Academic All-MAC

Go Huskies! NIU volleyball players surround Kayla Zeno (8) in celebration.
Northern Illinois senior Mary Kurisch (La Crosse, Wis./West Salem), junior Sarah Angelos (Waukegan, Ill./Waukegan) and sophomore MacKenzie Roddy (San Bernardino, Calif./Cajon) were selected to the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, the league announced Thursday. “I’m very happy for Sarah, Mary, MacKenzie and…

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