Thunder Take Out Bulldogs for Third Win In a Row

              The Thunder men’s basketball team shot like the lights out early on the way to a 38 point 1st half as they cruised 64-46 versus Adrian (15-6, 4-6 MIAA). The win is the third straight for Trine (14-7, 7-3 MIAA) in conference play and was redemption for a … Continue reading

Shooting for the Stars: Comets Go Down as Lady Thunder Pullout an MIAA Upset

In a game that featured nine lead changes, Trine (10-9, 4-6 MIAA) sweated out a 50-47 upset against Alma (12-7, 7-3 MIAA) behind the styling of forwards Sydney Spragg (16 points, 4 rebounds) and Haley Killingbeck (15 points). Olivet got the game started with a jumper, but the Lady Thunder had a brief lead 6-5 … Continue reading

Thunder Second Unit Comes Up Big As Trine Squashes Hornets

While All-MIAA senior guard Ian Jackson struggled from the field in a 6-for-19 performance, the Thunder (12-7, 5-3 MIAA) managed to pull out a fairly easy road win 63-51 over the Hornets (5-14, 2-6 MIAA) behind a fantastic bench performance. The Thunder bench outscored Kalamazoo’s 26-4 behind Nick Tatu (11 points), Dustin Hall (5 points, … Continue reading

Trine Women’s Basketball Midseason Awards

         The hiring of new coach Steve Mix gave a sense of hope and optimism for Lady Thunder basketball. Offensive stagnation and below average rebounding was the primary downfall of last year’s team, which finished a disappointing 11-14. Trine has not won a conference championship in their history, largely due to the presence of national … Continue reading

Trine Men’s Basketball Midseason Awards

The men’s team got off to a great start in non-conference play with and is 2nd in the conference after even after falling to #21 Calvin this weekend in a tough game, 56-43. A little after the halfway point, Trine has posted an 11-6 record and is on pace for a 17-9 record, two games … Continue reading

Trine Men’s Basketball 2012-2013 Basketball Preview

Coming off a 15-11 record (8-6 MIAA) and a semifinal loss in the MIAA postseason tournament to Adrian, the Thunder are on the rise with the core of their team returning. The second year of head coach Brooks Miller tenure looks to be a bright one led by first-team MIAA players guard Ian Jackson and … Continue reading