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    February 19, 2017
    NAU Women's Tennis on Three-Match Win Streak SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — After an entire day of rain, the Northern Arizona University women's tennis team still competed, clinching a 4-2 win over non-conference opponent San Francisco without playing doubles. The match was originally scheduled for 4 p.m. then moved around to avoid the weather. The Lumberjacks seven-woman squad eventually started play around 3 p.m. and came out with a win before the rain started to pick up again. Northern Arizona is now 3-2 overall this season, winning their last three matches.
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    February 18, 2017
    NAU Women’s Tennis Clinches First Conference Win Over Sac State SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Northern Arizona University women's tennis team competed in their first conference match of the season, besting Sacramento State 4-3 early this afternoon. The Lumberjacks dominated the court winning every match in doubles and only dropping three singles matches to the Hornets. Northern Arizona is now 1-0 in conference and 2-2 overall this season.
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    February 18, 2017
    'Jacks Pound T-Birds on the Boards to Snap Skid with 77-65 Victory FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A week after carrying a short bench on the road, the Northern Arizona women's basketball got a couple of reinforcements back, including senior Taylor Leyva, and what a difference it made on Saturday. Leyva was at the forefront of a dominant second half by the Lumberjacks, as they shot 52.9 percent after the intermission to turn a halftime deficit into a 77-65 rout of Southern Utah.
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    February 18, 2017
    Southern Utah Uses Bench to Top NAU, 84-68 CEDAR CITY, Utah – Northern Arizona’s seniors produced on offense, but the lack of bench support halted the Lumberjacks on the road as it fell to Southern Utah, 84-68. The Thunderbirds snapped an 11-game losing streak after converting points off turnovers.
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    February 17, 2017
    Wayne and Company Close Out Home Indoor Season with PR's FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It was a big night for personal bests at Northern Arizona University’s NAU Tune-Up, the fourth and final indoor home meet of the season, with sophomore jumper Kaitlyn Wayne leading the way and piecing together the best performance of her career.
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    February 17, 2017
    NAU Men's Tennis Loses in Early Match to Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. — The NAU Men's Tennis team lost on the road against the Wildcats 5-2 after avoiding a rained out match. The match was originally scheduled for Feb. 18; however, due to weather, it was moved up a day. The Lumberjacks are now 1-4 this season, with their sole win over UC Irvine last weekend.
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    February 17, 2017
    NAU Women's Tennis Start Conference Play Against Sac State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women's tennis team will head to California to start conference play this weekend against 2016 co-regular season champions Sacramento State and take on non-conference opponent San Francisco. NAU is coming off of their first home match and first win of the season 5-2 over Grand Canyon. The Lumberjacks are 1-2 with losses against UC Davis and Arizona.
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    February 17, 2017
    Women's Basketball's Feb. 25 Senior Day Tip-Off Moved Up FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball game versus Portland State next Saturday, Feb. 25 has been moved up to 2 p.m. from its original start time of 4 p.m. to accommodate Portland State's request.
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    February 16, 2017
    NAU Men's Tennis to Take on Arizona in Lone Match of Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After garnering their first win of the season against UC Irvine 4-3, the Northern Arizona University Men's Tennis team will remain on the road to take on Arizona Feb. 18. The Lumberjacks are 1-3 with losses against BYU, Utah and San Diego State.
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    February 16, 2017
    Getting Ready to "Tune Up" this Weekend in Final Home Indoor Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field program hosts its fourth and final indoor meet of the 2017 season this Friday, Feb. 17: the NAU Tune-Up.
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    February 16, 2017
    Women's Hoops Host Southern Utah to Open Final Homestand on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women’s basketball team begins their final homestand of the season with the first of three straight home games in the Walkup Skydome this Saturday versus Southern Utah at 2 p.m. NAU will be looking to not only snap its seven-game skid, but also sweep the season series against its Grand Canyon rivals in its annual Play 4 Kay game.
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    February 16, 2017
    Final Regular Season Road Swing Awaits NAU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (7-19, 4-9 BSC) gets this weekend going with an away game at Southern Utah (4-22, 2-11 BSC). Tip-off at the Centrum Arena in Cedar City, Utah is scheduled for 2 p.m.
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    February 15, 2017
    Conference Names Anokhina Co-Golfer of the Week OGDEN, Utah – After becoming the first Northern Arizona University golfer to win a tournament since former Lumberjack Jacquie LeMarr did in the March of 2014, current sophomore Sofia Anokhina was named the Big Sky’s Co-Golfer of the Week Wednesday.
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    February 14, 2017
    NAU's Anokhina Becomes First NAU Golfer Since '14 to Win Tourney RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Northern Arizona’s Sofia Anokhina recorded a third and final round score of ever-par 72 Tuesday to finish the week with a 216 score and the individual victory at the Battle at the Rock Tournament. As a team, the Lumberjacks finished the tournament in a tie for fourth (54-over-par 918) with a third-round tally of 18-over 306.
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    February 14, 2017
    Women's Basketball's Play 4 Kay Game Set for Saturday Versus Southern Utah FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women’s basketball team will hold their annual Play 4 Kay game on Saturday versus Southern Utah at 2 p.m. in the Walkup Skydome. The game will promote cancer awareness for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund and will also include a Greek attendance contest.
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    February 13, 2017
    NAU's Anokhina Shines in First Two Rounds of Spring RIVERSIDE, Calif. – At the end of two rounds of play to begin the 2017 spring season, Northern Arizona’s Sofia Anokhina finished at even-par 144 and currently leads the entire field of 84 golfers as the Lumberjack golf team carries a 36-over 612 into tomorrow’s third and final round of day from the Battle at the Rock tournament.
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    February 13, 2017
    After a Stellar Weekend, Big Sky Awards Three NAU Athletes OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University track and field team is stacked this year, top to bottom and across all event groups, and the Big Sky Conference awarding the squad with three “Athlete of the Week” performances Monday afternoon legitimizes that statement.
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    February 12, 2017
    NAU Men’s Tennis Garners First Win of the Season over UC Irvine IRVINE, Calif. — The NAU Men's Tennis team won their first match of the season against the UC Irvine Anteaters in what was a close 4-3 win. After losing to San Diego State on Friday, the Lumberjacks remained in California to compete against the Big West opponent Sunday afternoon. The Lumberjacks are now 1-3 this season.
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    February 11, 2017
    Montana Snaps NAU Home Win Streak, Griz Notch 76-59 Victory FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona entered tonight’s game having won its last four contests at home. Montana arrived at the Walkup Skydome ready to play. At the end of the 40 minutes, the Griz walked away with a 76-59 road win.
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    February 11, 2017
    'Jacks Battle All the Way Back Before Dropping 60-59 Heartbreaker to Montana MISSOULA, Mont. – Senior Catelyn Preston led an emotional hard-charged Northern Arizona women's basketball rally on Saturday, but two final second shots would not fall as the Lumberjacks dropped a heartbreaker, 60-59, to Montana. Preston recorded her third career double-double with season-highs of 13 points and 12 rebounds only for NAU (6-18 overall, 2-11 Big Sky) to come up just shy of recording its first win in the Dahlberg Arena in a decade.
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    February 11, 2017
    Taylor, Joens and the Lumberjacks Complete Weekend Trip to New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team’s weekend trip to New Mexico University for the Don Kirby Invitational concluded Saturday afternoon.
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    February 11, 2017
    PR's Abound for NAU Distance, Keenan Highlights Don Kirby FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – If you like athletes not just setting but crushing personal bests, then continue reading.
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    February 11, 2017
    NAU Men’s Tennis Falls to San Diego State SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The NAU Men's Tennis team dropped another tough match, losing to San Diego State 6-1. The Lumberjacks are now 0-3 this season after losing to BYU and Utah this past weekend.
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    February 10, 2017
    NAU Women’s Tennis Wins Home Opener Against Grand Canyon FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Northern Arizona University women's tennis team hosted Grand Canyon Friday night in what was their first win of 2017. The Lumberjacks dominated the court 5-2, winning in doubles and only dropping two singles matches. The 'Jacks are now 1-2 so far this season.
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    February 10, 2017
    The Spring Season is Right Around the Corner for NAU Golf... FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It’s about that time of year again to shake off the bitter cold, and snow, of winter and for the Northern Arizona University golf team to competitively hit the links for the 2017 spring season.
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    February 09, 2017
    NAU's Guards Can't Carry 'Jacks Past Montana State BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team played a strong third quarter to cut their halftime deficit, but strong scoring games by their backcourt were nullified by a well-balanced team performance by Montana State in an 86-69 loss Thursday night. The Bobcats had five players score at least 10 points to offset 59 combined points from redshirt junior Olivia Lucero, senior Rene Coggins and freshman Raina Perez.
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    February 09, 2017
    ‘Jacks Win Fourth Straight at Home, Take Down Montana State, 69-63 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Jordyn Martin notched 23 points and 14 rebounds to propel Northern Arizona (7-18, 4-8 BSC) to its fourth straight win at home. The Lumberjacks took down fifth place Montana State, 69-63, leading by as many as 14 points early in the second half.
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    February 09, 2017
    Weekend Split for the NAU Track & Field Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the first true road test of the indoor season, the Northern Arizona University track & field team will split the squad this weekend and send a majority of its athletes to the Don Kirby Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M., while a few distance runners will compete at the Iowa State Classic in Des Moines, Iowa.
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    February 09, 2017
    Lumberjacks Are Champions in the Classroom, Too NEW ORLEANS – The NCAA Division I Cross Country National Champions aren’t just great performers on the course, they’re also stellar achievers in the classroom.
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    February 09, 2017
    Coggins Earns Academic All-District Honors for Second Straight Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Rene Coggins was voted to the CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team for the second consecutive season on Thursday. She will now advance to the Academic All-America team ballot where All-America honorees will be selected later this month.
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    February 09, 2017
    NAU Men’s Tennis Heads to California to Take on San Diego State and UC Irvine FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Men's Tennis team will head to Southern California this weekend to take on San Diego State and UC Irvine Feb. 10 and Feb. 12, respectively. The Lumberjacks are coming off of two tough matchups and are 0-2 on the season after a 4-2 loss against BYU and a 5-1 loss against Utah.
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    February 09, 2017
    NAU Women’s Tennis Home Opener Against Grand Canyon This Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women's tennis team will host Grand Canyon University Friday, Feb. 10 at 5 p.m. in the Aquatic and Tennis Complex. This will be the first home match of the season for the Lumberjacks. NAU is coming off of a full week of practice after not having to compete last weekend. The Lumberjacks have played in two matches so far going 0-2 against UC Davis and Arizona.
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    February 08, 2017
    Former Lumberjack Quinton Upshur Finding Overseas Success Former Northern Arizona guard Quinton Upshur is finding success playing overseas. Upshur has most recently found a home with BC Luelea of Sweden, helping his squad to a current first-place ranking in the latest standings with an 18-4 overall record.
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    February 07, 2017
    NAU Puts Home Win Streak on the Line Against the Montanas FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Having won its last three games at home, Northern Arizona (6-18, 3-8 BSC) puts its win streak on the line this week at the Walkup Skydome. NAU’s first match-up is versus Montana State (11-13, 6-5 BSC) this Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Saturday’s game pins the Lumberjacks against Montana (11-13, 6-5 BSC) at 7:30 p.m.
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    February 07, 2017
    'Jacks Look to Turn Fortunes Around at Montana State, Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team will look to turn things around on the road this week starting with a Thursday tip-off at Montana State at 7 p.m. The Lumberjacks will then travel to Montana for a Saturday game slated for a 2 p.m. start as the Big Sky Tournament in Reno inches closer in a month.
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    February 06, 2017
    Two Lumberjacks Earn "Athlete of the Week" Accolades OGDEN, Utah – For the third time in four weeks, Northern Arizona’s Brooke Andersen garnered the Big Sky “Women’s Field Athlete of the Week,” while teammate Paige Gilchrist joined her with the “Women’s Track Athlete of Week” honor announced Monday afternoon.
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    February 05, 2017
    NAU Men’s Tennis Drops Tough Loss to Utah SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — After a close match against Brigham Young University Saturday, the NAU Men’s Tennis team dropped their second match of the season to Utah with a final score of 5-1. It was a tough matchup between the two opponents, but the Lumberjacks come out of the weekend 0-2.
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    February 04, 2017
    NAU Men's Tennis Falls to BYU in First Match of Season PROVO, Utah – The Northern Arizona University men's tennis team fell to No. 61 Brigham Young University with a final score of 2-4 in their first match of the season. The Lumberjacks are now 0-1 before taking on Utah Sunday, Feb. 5.
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    February 04, 2017
    Lucero Drops 27 Points as NAU Falls to Weber State, 75-64 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Redshirt junior Olivia Lucero and sophomore Kaleigh Paplow terrorized Weber State early and provided the Northern Arizona women's basketball team with a first quarter lead that would not hold as the Wildcats came back to win, 75-64, Saturday night in the Walkup Skydome. Lucero finished with 27 points – the most by a Lumberjack this season in the loss as NAU fell to 6-16 overall.
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    February 04, 2017
    Lumberjacks Battle Hard at Weber State, Fall 86-80 OGDEN, Utah – The senior duo of Ako Kaluna and Jordyn Martin carried Northern Arizona on the road tonight in Ogden, Utah, as the Lumberjacks fell to Big Sky leader Weber State, 86-80, at the Dee Events Center.
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