Athletic teams reach new levels of success

Trine University's men's and women's basketball and women's hockey teams closed out their regular seasons by reaching new heights.

The men's basketball team secured its first outright MIAA conference regular-season title with a 85-52 win over Alma.

The women's basketball team, which already had clinched its third straight conference title, went undefeated throughout the conference regular season for the first time.

In only its second season, Trine's women's hockey team qualified for postseason play, securing the fourth seed in the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association (NCHA) Slaats Cup Playoffs with a sweep of Concordia University Wisconsin.