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Achter has Detroit Mercy women’s basketball ready to roll

Coach Kate Achter is approaching her second season for the Detroit Mercy women’s basketball team, and she is more than ready.   “We have much of what we finished the year with, and we were great in February,” Achter said. “We have eight new faces, and we feel that these newcomers […]

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Detroit Mercy men’s hoops ready for new beginnings

Gamedays in Calihan Hall will look a little bit different this season, as record setting scorer Antoine Davis has moved on to the NBA with the Portland Trailblazers organization. Davis’ impact on this university was immense as his number zero will never be donned by a Titan again after being […]

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Detroit Mercy lacrosse freshman competes for France

This year University of Detroit Mercy lacrosse team is adding an accomplished player, Lucas Goeller, to its roster. Goeller played last year on the French National team and is going to be a big help for the Detroit Mercy lacrosse team along with his fellow freshman class. Detroit Mercy lacrosse […]

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Men’s soccer leader, Jackson Towers, returns from ACL tear

The Oxford dictionary defines energy as “the strength and vitality required for sustained physical or mental activity.” Jackson Towers has embodied that trait ever since he stepped on to campus in 2020. The 6’0’’ senior from Beaver Creek, Ohio, has been a force on and off the field, appearing in […]

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UDM softball hires new coach for program

As the Detroit Mercy softball team prepares for its upcoming season, it will do so with a new head coach. Dan Vitale was named the team’s new leader in August 2023.     Vitale wants to “rebuild this organization for the better” and also states that he is “looking forward to […]

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Senior track athlete chases dental dreams

Senior Dante Bassham started his collegiate track career in 2019 as a walk-on at the University of Detroit Mercy. However, being a walk-on never held him back from finding success. Four years later, he would hold one of the most successful Detroit Mercy track careers of his time. “Being a […]

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Transfer student grateful for shot on women’s basketball team

After attending three different colleges, transfer student Jada Moorehead landed at Detroit Mercy earlier this year. Moorehead played two full semesters of women’s basketball at each school until she felt as if there was a better fit out there for her. This happens often enough when going through the trial and […]

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No. 0 heads to the rafters as UDM honors senior hoopers

A tough loss last month against Wright State was still a day of celebration at Calihan Hall for the last regular season game for the men’s basketball team. Senior star Antoine Davis would score 34 points in the 82-71 loss against Trey Calvin and Wright State University. Before tip-off though, there […]

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New fencing coach values positive attitudes

Michael Ramlow became the new head coach of Detroit Mercy’s fencing team in October, after longtime coach Todd Dressell retired. The fencing team remains an important part of Detroit Mercy athletics, and is still the only sport here to win an NCAA championship. Ramlow, who said he was very excited to […]