Sports

MMCC welcomes new cross country coach

Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) recently named Jason Byrne the new coach for its men’s and women’s cross country teams. Byrne is from Shepherd, where he was a team captain in both cross country and track and field. He is a graduate of Central Michigan University with a B.S in Education. After high school, Byrne […]

Athletes receive ‘all-academic’ awards

Athletes receive ‘all-academic’ awards

Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) athletes recently completed a successful year in the classroom and on the court. Many student-athletes received recognition of their efforts from the athletic associations MMCC is associated with, namely the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA). Akil Mitchell (Men’s Basketball), Kristin Shoaf (Women’s […]

MMCC athletic program hosts golf fundraiser

MMCC athletic program hosts golf fundraiser

The Mid Michigan Community College Lakers athletic program is hosting its 8th annual golf outing at Snow Snake in Harrison on Aug. 18. The fundraiser supports men’s and women’s basketball scholarships for student athletes. After a successful season last year, the MMCC Lakers are gearing up for the winter basketball season. Scholarships for student athletes […]

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. […]