Sports Round Up


The men’s basketball team started off their week by losing 62-64 to LeTourneau University on Sunday, Nov. 17. The game was held in Memphis, TN and the big blue fell just short of a victory. On Tuesday, Nov. 19, the men also fell to Coe College, losing 54-77 at home. The men then played against Illinois College on Saturday, Nov. 23, and managed to come out on top with a close 67-66 victory. The men are currently 1-4 overall and 0-0 in the conference. They will next play against Alma College at home on Monday, Nov. 25 with game time starting at 7 p.m. They will play at University of Dubuque on Saturday, Nov. 30. Game starts at 4 p.m.

The women’s basketball team played at Beloit College in Wisconsin on Thursday, Nov. 21. The women won 82-43. The women are currently 4-0 overall and 0-0 in the conference. The women will play at home against Webster University on Tuesday, Nov. 26. Game time starts at 6 p.m.

The wrestling team picked up three dual wins at Olivet College Comet Duals on Saturday, Nov. 23. Freshman Zac Blasioli and junior Bradan Birt went 3-0 on Saturday while four other big blue wrestlers went 2-1 on Saturday. The men are now 8-0 in dual matches. The men will compete at home against Lincoln College on Wednesday, Dec. 4.