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Daily Sports Writer Abby Snyder remembers a time when she was quizzed on her sports knowledge.

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. We continue the series with this column from Daily Sports Writer Abby Snyder.

The Michigan baseball team is looking to find a consistent rhythm as it heads into home play.

Following an impressive win against No. 2 UCLA, as well as disappointing losses against Southern California, No. 19 Oklahoma State and Long Beach State, the Wolverines are ready to move on and smooth out the inconsistencies that were on display last week. Four consecutive matchups against Manhattan College offer an opportunity to do just that.

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With the Big Ten title on the line, Michigan State storms back in the second half to finish off the season sweep of Michigan. The Daily breaks it down, and what's to come with the postseason now upon us.

Junior Anna Marcus, senior Laney Byler and junior Bailey Johnson are all women on The Daily's sports staff.

At some point, the conversation landed on an internship she did the summer after her freshman year of college. It was 2008, and Auerbach got an internship with The Trentonian in New Jersey. She’d spend the summer covering the Yankees’ AA team, the Trenton Thunder, and jump into her career as a sportswriter.

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Michigan falls to Michigan State, 77-70, in a major blow to its Big Ten regular season title hopes. The Daily basketball beat breaks it all down, and looks forward to the stretch run of the regular season.

 

Michigan catcher Joe Donovan had five RBI against The Citadel in two games, and also had standout defensive performances.

It was just one of many things that went right for the 17th-ranked Wolverines (6-0) as they swept the Bulldogs (2-4) this weekend, winning 2-0 on Friday, 9-1 on Saturday and 6-3 on Sunday. After this weekend, Michigan is one of seven teams in the top 25 that is still undefeated two weeks into the season.

Declan Mitchell in Michigan football gear.

If you went there looking for Declan Mitchell, he would be the one dressed head-to-toe in sports attire, as he always is: jersey, socks, the whole works. Sometimes it’s Michigan gear. Sometimes it’s a LeBron James day. Sometimes it’s the Indiana Pacers.

A neighbor described him as a creature of habit. He watches sports habitually. He plays basketball habitually. He wears jerseys habitually.

These things make him tick. More importantly, they allow him to live as normally as he can.

Presented by The Michigan Daily's sports section, a rotating cast of writers discusses Michigan sports.

Michigan's softball and baseball seasons are getting underway. We preview their seasons with Daily writers covering the teams.

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The Wolverines took their second loss of the season in convincing fashion, and it leaves us with questions about whether or not Michigan's depth could prohibit it from reaching its season goals. Also, Max turned 21.

Junior Jade Harrison finished first in the 400-meter race, topping teammate Chloe Foster by just .26 seconds.

The men’s and women’s track and field teams came away with quite a few victories along with some disappointing performances at this weekend's Power Five Invitational.