Leah Somerfield

Oakland Wins Season Opener With Defense, Late Push

Rochester, Michigan-The Oakland Golden Grizzlies women’s basketball team defeated Illinois State, 64-43, Saturday afternoon to begin the 2017-18 season with a win.  The Golden Grizzlies’ defense kept all but one Illinois  State player under double figures and had 17 total steals.  In a game, which during the first three quarters […]

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Motor City Madness Preview: Oakland

The madness is coming to Detroit, the Motor City Madness.  That’s the Horizon League Tournament that will be held at the Joe Louis Arena March 3-7 involving the men’s and women’s basketball teams from all 10 schools in Horizon League.  The last preview covered Detroit Mercy, so this one will […]

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Women’s Basketball: Oakland beats Northern Kentucky on Senior Night

Rochester, Michigan-The Oakland Golden Grizzlies (16-11, 10-6 Horizon League) defeat Northern Kentucky (8-20, 4-12 Horizon League) Monday night, 86-66.  The win marks Oakland’s third straight win and fifth in sixth games. Sophomore guard Taylor Jones scored a game-high 21 points while junior Leah Somerfield had 15 points and nine rebounds. […]

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