Mining Journal Sportsen-usWed, 28 Sep 2016 06:03:24 EDTWed, 28 Sep 2016 06:03:24 EDT Snapshots best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the week of Sept.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTNMU men's soccer notches 1st shutout, 3rd win in a row, Ohio - The men's soccer team at Northern Michigan University traveled to Ohio for its first shutout in program history while winning its third game in a row on Sunday afternoo.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAlaska disaster, Minnesota - There is a serious problem developing in the Last Frontier and it could have a dramatic effect on the future of the WCHA.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTNMU runners take 3rd at prestigious Roy Griak Invite Journal Sports Staff ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Northern Michigan University women's cross country team raced to a third-place finish in the NCAA Division II women's Maroon race at the Roy Griak Invitational on Saturday morning.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTVolleyball Wildcats unable to finish comeback Journal Sports Staff ASHLAND, Ohio - The Northern Michigan University volleyball team dropped the final game on its road trip through Ohio Saturday as Ashland prevailed over the Wildcats in five sets, 23-25, 25-17, 28-26, 15-25, 15-7.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT