Sports

Lakers Aug. 19 golf outing to benefit MMCC athletics

Lakers Aug. 19 golf outing to benefit MMCC athletics

The Mid Michigan Community College Lakers Golf Outing is set for Friday, Aug. 19, at Snow Snake. This full day of golf  helps support the MMCC men’s and women’s basketball teams and the hockey club. The day kicks off with a 9 a.m. shotgun start and includes lunch at the turn and dinner after golf. […]

Sweat Shaker: A race for all mountain biking skills

Sweat Shaker: A race for all mountain biking skills

Registration is now open for the Sweat Shaker Mountain Bike Race, an annual event set for Saturday, June 25, on the Harrison campus of Mid Michigan Community College. Presented by the Northern Chapter of the Michigan Mountain Biking Association (MMBA) and Mid Michigan Community College, the Sweat Shaker is part of the MMBA Championship Point […]

MMCC Lakers basketball – NJCAA Region 12 champions!

MMCC Lakers basketball – NJCAA Region 12 champions!

Congratulations to MMCC’s men’s and women’s basketball teams, which have become National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 12 Champions in Division III for the second year in a row. Both teams won their championship games on Monday at Morey Courts in Mt. Pleasant.  The women’s team beat Lorain County Community College (from Ohio) 123-68 […]

Lakers basketball teams play for championship

Lakers basketball teams play for championship

The MMCC Lakers are poised to compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 12 Championships. Both the men’s and women’s teams will compete Monday. The men finished the regular season at 15-10 and the women were 21-4 (currently ranked 10th in the nation). The first round of the playoffs is Monday, Feb. […]

Men’s basketball program expected to show continued growth

Men’s basketball program expected to show continued growth

Laker Current Staff Report   It is not unusual for a new program to experience growing pains. Fortunately for the Mid Michigan Community College Men’s Basketball Team, those growing pains have eased more quickly than anyone could have anticipated. After an inaugural year in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), which had the Lakers […]

Lady Lakers, coaches optimistic about upcoming season

Lady Lakers, coaches optimistic about upcoming season

  Laker Current Staff Report   Nothing builds confidence in sports more than a winning season — especially when it’s your first season as head coach. “We are very excited about the upcoming season,” said MMCC’s Women’s Basketball Head Coach Matt Rodenbo. “We bring back some scorers along with our top defensive players and have […]

Hockey team seeking players for new season

Hockey team seeking players for new season

Laker Current Staff Report   Work is underway to establish a collegiate hockey team at MMCC for the fifth season. While interest has varied from year to year, Coach Barney Ledford, who also heads up MMCC’s criminal justice program, is hoping to roster a team to compete in the Michigan Collegiate Hockey Conference (MCHC). Assistant […]