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Monday, April 21, 2014

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SportsMonday Column: And now I must leave home

BY ZACH HELFAND

It’s funny — you don’t remember most of the times. But you remember the places and you remember the people. Most of all, you remember that feeling.

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Minnesota quickly unravels in the fifth in Wolverines' rubber match win

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BY KELLY HALL

Betsa’s confidence was on display throughout all seven innings. She allowed just two hits — both solo homers — to lead her team to a 7-2 victory over Minnesota. Betsa got some help in the fifth when senior first baseman Caitlin Blanchard followed the intentional walk of Romero with a three-run double and Sweet hit a three-run homer.

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Michigan places fifth at NCAA Semifinals

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BY CINDY YU

Their 48.350 on balance beam was the lowest total on any event in that session.

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Sampson finishes runner-up in NCAA floor exercise finals

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BY CINDY YU

Sampson performed a nearly flawless routine, distinguished by her precise technique and high amplitude on her double layout and double pike tumbling passes.

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Betsa shows improved resolve against Minnesota

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BY JUSTIN MEYER

The win gave Betsa the marquee victory of her collegiate career to this point, but perhaps more importantly, it gave the Wolverines another piece for the postseason.

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Men's lacrosse falls to No. 13 Yale despite strong play

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BY CHLOE AUBUCHON

Despite King’s individual achievement, the Wolverines (1-3 Eastern College Athletic Conference, 4-10 overall) fell to No. 13 Yale, 13-7, at Michigan Stadium.

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Michigan women’s tennis clinches Big Ten again

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BY MITCH BECKMAN

What would be an accomplishment for most teams has become commonplace for the Wolverines, who clinched their fifth consecutive conference championship this weekend.

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On senior day, Michigan wraps up regular season with big win over Purdue

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BY FREDDY KASTEN

On senior day, one week before the Big Ten Tournament, the Michigan men’s tennis team needed two big wins against conference foes Indiana and Purdue. And it got them.

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Another loss in the American Lacrosse Conference prepares women’s lacrosse for the Big Ten

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BY MATTHEW KIPNIS

Despite falling behind 9-2 at half, the Wolverines (0-6 American Lacrosse Conference, 3-12 overall) showed signs of a comeback, but against Vanderbilt (2-4, 5-11) and its stifling defense, they squandered their opportunities in the 16-9 loss.

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Michigan’s Mason Ferlic finishes third in 5,000-meters

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BY NATHANIEL CLARK

Even though it wasn’t perfect, California was kind to the Michigan men’s track and field team.


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SportsMonday Column: The story I always wanted to tell

BY EVERETT COOK

Some day, I will revisit and rewrite the stories I’ve been fortunate enough to take part in over the last four years at Michigan. For right now, though, this story, Sean’s story, is the one I’ve always wanted to tell.

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Michigan finishes weekend at Purdue with offensive grand finale, takes two of three

BY BRAD WHIPPLE

After splitting its first two games of the weekend against Purdue, the Michigan baseball team triumphed Sunday for the series win.

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On softball: When the momentum swings

BY JAKE LOURIM

It takes one momentum swing — one home run, one bases-clearing double or even one out at home — to shift the game.

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Women's Rowing

Women’s rowing ends Virginia’s perfect record, sweeps Notre Dame in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

BY BRAD WHIPPLE

The seniors on the No. 10 Michigan women’s rowing team have never beaten Virginia, dropping two contests to the Cavaliers in the last four years. But that changed Saturday morning.

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Wolverines' first-half performance costs them the game, 'M' loses to Vanderbilt

BY AZALEA HINOJOSA

At home, Michigan (0-6, 3-12 overall) dominated early on, forcing turnovers and outshooting its opponent at the net. But a quick change in Vanderbilt’s defensive game plan caused panic among the Wolverines and it answered the fast break with not one or two goals, but eight. The Commodores (2-4, 5-11) went onto win, 16-9.

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Gaughan’s journey back to the field culminates with two goals against Yale

BY MINH DOAN

In those last couple minutes, Gaughan showed exactly why he was an Under Armour All-American and Michigan’s first highly regarded recruit coming out of high school.

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Women’s Track and Field

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Freshmen impress in split-squad invites

BY SHAWN HEROOR

Several Wolverines notched personal records this week for the women’s track and field team, but it was two freshmen, Aaron Powell and Erin Finn, who grabbed the spotlight for the Wolverines, with Finn breaking a 29-year-old record.

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