Ferris Sports Archive

FSU gets  second chance

FSU gets second chance

Bulldog hockey set to play Minnesota State again this weekend BIG RAPIDS — Ferris State’s ice hockey program lost both games of a two-game set against No. 1 Minnesota State during the teams latest action. It won’t have to wait long to get another shot at up-rooting the nation’s best team. The Bulldogs dropped two […]

Bulldogs earn comeback win

Bulldogs earn comeback win

Strong second half lifts FSU women past Lakers Big Rapids — The Ferris State University women’s basketball team used a strong second half to record a hard fought 62-55 win over Lake Superior State in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) action on Saturday afternoon inside Jim Wink Arena. Ferris State jumped out to an […]

Bulldogs’ streak broken

Bulldogs’ streak broken

Ferris State men downed by Lakers, winning streak ends at 15 games Big Rapids – — The No. 18 Ferris State University men’s basketball team mounted a valiant comeback, but clutch three-point shooting in the second half by visiting Lake Superior State handed the Bulldogs’ their first Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) setback of […]

Northwood rolls past Ferris State

Northwood rolls past Ferris State

Bulldogs’ girls basketball team struggles shooting in 84-60 GLIAC loss BIG RAPIDS — Ferris State University girls basketball coach Colleen Lamoreaux-Tate knew her team would have to contain Northwood University’s shooters to have a chance on Thursday. FSU was able to accomplish that for the first 11 minutes of the game, but after that, Northwood […]

Bulldogs extend streak to 15

Bulldogs extend streak to 15

Lehman’s five 3-pointer fuels Ferris State past Northwood BIG RAPIDS — Ferris State men’s basketball team is sitting firmly in the conference drivers seat after earning its 15th straight win Thursday night as it beat Northwood 84-78 at Jim Wink Arena. Northwood center Will Bowles found the most success down low in the game, slamming […]

Bulldogs return for home stand

Bulldogs return for home stand

Ferris basketball returns home for conference action BIG RAPIDS – — The Ferris State University men’s and women’s basketball teams return to Jim Wink Arena this week for a pair of important Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) home doubleheaders. Both FSU teams host the Northwood Timberwolves in GLIAC North Division action inside Wink Arena […]

FSU swept by Mavericks

FSU swept by Mavericks

BIG RAPIDS — Minnesota State is bidding to become the new Western Collegiate Hockey Association kings this season, and took a major step in that direction by completing a series sweep over defending league champion Ferris State on Saturday night. The Mavericks scored two third-period goals to hand the Bulldogs a 3-1 loss. The Bulldogs […]

FSU women come up short

FSU women come up short

MARQUETTE — A quick start led Northern Michigan over Ferris State in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday as the host Wildcats pulled out a 67-52 win. Northern Michigan jumped to a 33-23 halftime lead and pushed the advantage to 19 points early in the second half before the Bulldogs mounted […]

Ferris State men win again

Ferris State men win again

MARQUETTE – Key plays down the stretch helped keep the nationally-ranked Ferris State University men’s basketball squad unbeaten in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference as the Bulldogs won their 14th-straight game with a close 61-58 triumph over Northern Michigan on Saturday at the Berry Events Center in Marquette. The Bulldogs completed a two-game sweep […]

Vander Laan opts out of draft

Vander Laan opts out of draft

Bulldog’s QB staying for senior season of play BIG RAPIDS — Ferris State football fans will get another year of watching Bulldog quarterback Jason Vander Laan as he has announced that he will be returning for his senior season. Vander Laan, who won the Harlon Hill Trophy acknowledging him as Division II’s best player, opted […]

Bulldogs fall to No. 1

Bulldogs fall to No. 1

National front-runner Minnesota State takes 2-1 win at Ewigleben BIG RAPIDS — Ferris State hockey took a 2-1 loss against the nation’s best team Friday night. Ferris State held their own in the first period on the heels of great net-minding by senior goaltender CJ Motte. Motte and the Bulldogs were tested early by the […]

Ferris extends streak

Ferris extends streak

Bulldog men’s basketball wins 13 straight HOUGHTON — The No. 19 Ferris State men’s basketball squad made several big plays down the stretch at crunch time to come away with its 13th-straight victory as the Bulldogs posted a 63-51 road win over Michigan Tech on Thursday. FSU recorded its first-win over the Huskies in the […]