Aug. 16, 2019As NAU prepares to welcome back the Lumberjacks, including the class of 2023, here are a few things to know that will make navigating campus easier for faculty, … Read more about Welcome back, Jacks! Navigating campus during #NAUmovein week
Big Sky Conference
As Northern Arizona University’s boys of fall prepare for their gridiron opener on Sept. 3, Lanae Blocker tackles the operational side of running a college football program.
Not only is Blocker a fourth-year philosophy, politics and law major with a minor in economics, she’s also the well-respected assistant director of football operations at NAU.
As one of only 10 females in football operations positions in the country, she has made a name for herself within college football and contributes greatly to the success of the NAU program.
“Lanae has been instrumental… Read more
For the third consecutive year, NAU Athletics has received the Big Sky Men’s All-Sports Trophy.
The men’s teams recorded 59 points to capture the victory this year. Indoor and outdoor track and field secured two first-place titles and cross country, tennis and football all had top four finishes.
Points are calculated using the regular-season standings of men’s basketball, women’s basketball, soccer, football, softball, tennis and volleyball teams. The points also take into account the cross country, indoor and outdoor track &… Read more
For the first time in NAU history, the women’s tennis team earned the Big Sky Conference regular season title.
During the past weekend, Lumberjacks clinched the title when they swept Southern Utah University 7-0.
Women’s tennis finished 10-1 in conference matches, totaling 17 wins this season, tying NAU’s record for total wins.
Lumberjacks will enter the Big Sky Conference Tournament as the No. 1 seed. The tournament will be held April 29-May 1 in Gold River, Calif.
With the fifth largest margin of victory in conference history, NAU swimming and diving dominated the field and clinched their third-straight Western Athletic Conference championship in Houston. Junior Alexa Geiger became the first Lumberjack diver since 2008 to receive the Diver of… Read more
The NAU men’s and women’s basketball teams are counting down the number of practices until the Big Sky Conference championships next month.
For the first time in conference history, all 12 Big Sky institutions will participate in the men’s and women’s basketball championships together at the Reno Events Center.
Games have been scheduled March 7–12, but Lumberjack fans must wait until next week for competition dates and times to be announced. To purchase tickets and view the full schedule, visit the Road to Reno… Read more
NAU has captured both the men’s and women’s Big Sky All-Sports Trophies, the first sweep by any school since 2000-01.