The end of season nears as volleyball seniors cling to their final moments as Lumberjacks.
Sophomore guard Cameron Shelton and sophomore guard Luke Avdalovic help lead the Lumberjacks to their second straight home win of the season, making their overall record 2-1.
After taking the University of Montana to five sets Thursday, NAU stayed in state to battle Montana State University. The Lumberjacks chopped their way to a 3-2 set win against the Bobcats.
NAU and Southern Utah University went back-and-forth in a nail-biting game that eventually came down to the Thunderbirds winning by one point. Senior quarterback Case Cookus 325 passing yards made him the all-time leader in passing yards for NAU.
NAU men's cross-country won their fourth straight NCAA Mountain Regional Championship and finished 1-2-3, while the women's team is on the brink of their first NCAA Championship appearance since 2008.
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A back-and-forth battle resulted in a third straight Lumberjack win. Heaven Harris' 19 kills fueled the women's volleyball team to another five-set Lumberjack win.
Across Major League Baseball, the mindsets of managers and front-office staff members have transformed into ones that rely heavily on math-based, advanced stats. However, this mentality has led to decisions that have cost teams in numerous situations, even in Game 7 of the World Series.
Abdihamid Nur is not your average international student-athlete. From a far away place with an interesting story, to say the least, it's no doubt that Nur is poised and ready to make his mark in cross-country.
Flagstaff's own men's and women's cross-country teams (@NAUTrackFieldXC) dominated at the Big Sky Conference championship and claimed both titles.
The women's volleyball (@NAUVolleyball) front row executed a four-set match against the Idaho State Bengals. Freshman outside hitter @tjacobsenn5 had 18 kills, marking a new career high.
@NAUBasketball offense shoots to victory in an exhibition game against Embry-Riddle. NAU's 3-point shooting and ability to score inside the paint led them to drop 109 points.
Mighty Ducks, DodgeBall and Bad News Bears are films of true underdog stories. Although fictional, they parallel real life examples of the little guy proving the doubters wrong — Much like NAU versus ASU and the Los Angeles Dodgers versus Washington Nationals.
NAU finishes the season with an overtime victory heading into the Big Sky Conference Tournament. The Lumberjacks were celebrating their Senior Day and even though they had some players out with the flu they were still able to pull off the victory.
Northland Preparatory Varsity soccer team has stayed undefeated with 11 wins thus far. Junior goalkeeper Payten Schmidt has 44 saves and 6 shutouts.
NAZ Today sports reporter Kade Gillis sheds some info on the all-star quarterback. Case Cookus continues to rewrite the NAU record book. Cookus is from Thousand Oaks, CA where he had to wait till his senior year of high school to become a quarterback. Cookus is the first true freshman to sta…
NAZToday Sports Reporter Kade Gilliss, sheds some light on the long rivalry between the two FUSD high schools. The Coconino High Women's Volleyball takes on their rivals, the Flagstaff High Eagles in their rival game.