Mining Journal Sportsen-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 03:57:52 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 03:57:52 EDT teams host exhibitions - Northern Michigan University classes are already in session, so that can only mean that fall sports season is just about upon us. Three NMU teams have a total of four home exhibition games this week, two of them today.Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTOn the Wildcat prowl - After making a little noise last season, the Northern Michigan University football team now wants to start and end this season with a bang.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTWildcats ready to wrap up 2 weeks worth of preseason work - The Northern Michigan University football team completed its first full-situation scrimmage of its fall camp on Thursday morning outside adjacent to the Superior Dome. The Wildcats reported on Aug.Sat, 20 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT'Cats senior captains - Northern Michigan University seniors Shaye Brown, Jared Vuksan, C.J. Washington and Matt Boonstra have been voted by their teammates to serve as the football team's captains in 2016.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTEnd of road in Rio - Three U.S. Olympians with ties to the U.S. Olympic Education Center and Olympic Training Center at Northern Michigan University were eliminated from further competition on Monday. Mikaela Mayer, 26, lost her 60 kilogram (132.Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT