Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 9:36pm
Olivia Karas competes in her final season as a Wolverine after returning from injury.

In observance of Women’s History Month, The Daily’s sports section is launching its second annual series aimed at telling the stories of female athletes, coaches and teams at the University from the perspective of the female sports writers on staff. Daily Sports Editor Anna Marcus continues the series with this story.

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 11:21am
Natalie Wojcik has won Big Ten Freshman of the Week twice.

In an animated Crisler Center, Wojcik stole the show with a meet-high 39.325, aiding the No. 8 Michigan women’s gymnastics team to a 195.975-194.050 conference and home-opening victory over Michigan State.

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 12:50am
The Michigan athletics department fired Rhona Faehn just days after she joined the staff.

The University of Michigan Athletics Department announced Sunday night it was ending its “consulting relationship” between Rhonda Faehn and the Michigan women’s gymnastics team.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 9:36pm
Abe Cohn was a key part of Michigan's win over Chicago in 1918.

Before there was the fierce rivalry with Ohio State, the Michigan football team had a different November showdown marked on its schedule. As the 19th century came to a close, the Wolverines’ main competitor was the University of Chicago, and the two football powerhouses battled in the most highly-anticipated game every season.

This annual “Chicago” game commenced in 1892 — the year the Maroons fielded their first football team under leadership of coach Amos Alonzo Stagg — often taking place on Thanksgiving Day and often with the Western Conference Championship on the line.  

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 4:13pm
Sophomore midfielder Alia Martin scored Michigan's lone goal in its loss to Northwestern.

The Wolverines were overwhelmed by the Wildcats' four-goal attack.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 7:29pm
Senior forward Tony Calderone says he believes the Ohio State, Notre Dame and Michigan hockey teams' participation in the Frozen Four is "huge" for the Big Ten and an incredible improvement from the past.

Michigan's matchup with Notre Dame in January started its season turnaround that has led the Wolverines to the Frozen Four.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 5:36pm
The Michigan hockey team enters its first Frozen Four since 2011.

The Daily's hockey beat writers predict the Frozen Four.

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 8:07pm
Michigan coach Mel Pearson admitted his team has had some good luck getting to where they are, but their success is more than luck.

Mel Pearson admitted his team has had some good luck getting to where they are, but their success is more than luck.

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 5:33pm
Junior forward Cooper Marody helped neutralize Northeastern's top line in Michigan's win Saturday.

Despite the challenges that Northeastern’s top forward line presented, Michigan’s own top forward line scored three goals to come out on top.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 6:01pm
Tony Calderone is one of a few Wolverines who were on the team the last time it made the NCAA Tournament.

In the week leading up to the Michigan hockey team’s NCAA Regional in Worcester, Mass., Mel Pearson has three words to describe the atmosphere in the locker room.

“Light, energetic, excited.”

For the majority of the team, any pre-tournament jitters are a first.

With one of the youngest teams in collegiate hockey, well over half of the Wolverines weren’t present when Michigan made its most recent NCAA Tournament run two seasons ago. For most of the team, it’s their first taste of the postseason, their first chance to claim a national title.