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Listed below is a recap of last week's results as well as a look ahead at this week's games. Enjoy!

Ice Hockey

Last week: Making his first start in over a month, freshman goaltender Ryan McKay stopped all 26 shots he faced to lead the No. 4 Miami hockey team to a 4-0 shutout over Alaska Saturday night at the Carlson Center, completing a weekend sweep. The RedHawks (9-2-3, 6-2-2-2 CCHA), who won 5-2 Friday, earned their first CCHA sweep of the year while defeating the Nanooks (6-7-3, 4-6-2-0 CCHA) for the sixth straight time (FULL STORY). This week: The RedHawks return home to host Lake Superior State in a two-game CCHA series Friday and Saturday, Dec. 7-8 at Steve Cady Arena. Puck drop is 7:35 p.m. Friday and 7:05 p.m. Saturday.

Men's Basketball

Last week: Junior forward Will Felder scored a career-high 15 points, but a Mario Hines' layup with two seconds remaining lifted IPFW to a 57-56 victory over Miami Saturday night at Memorial Coliseum (FULL STORY). This week: The RedHawks (3-3) continue their four-game road swing with contests against Evansville and Dayton Wednesday, Dec. 5 and Saturday, Dec. 8, respectively. Wednesday's game starts at 8:05 p.m., while Saturday's begins at 8 p.m.

Women's Basketball

Last week: The RedHawks split a pair of games at No. 9 Kentucky and at home against UMass. Miami fell to the Wildcats, 92-53, on Wednesday (FULL STORY), but downed the Minutemen, 50-40, on Saturday (FULL STORY). This week: The 'Hawks host Wright State Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 1 p.m., before traveling to play Cleveland State Saturday, Dec. 8 at 2 p.m.

Swimming & Diving

Last week: The team titles for the 19th Annual Miami Invitational belong to Miami's women and to Emory's men. Coach Dave Jennings' RedHawk women cruised to the championship, nearly doubling runner-up Emory, 2753.5 to 1459.5 (FULL STORY). Coach Pete Lindsay's Miami men's squad nipped Western Kentucky, 1275 to 1272, but placed behind first-place Emory (1772.5), runner-up Denison (1687.5) and third-place Cincinnati (1508.5) (FULL STORY). Coming up: The RedHawks are idle until Thursday, Jan. 3 when they travel to face James Madison in Boca Raton, Fla.

Synchronized Skating

Last week: Dominant performances were the order of the day for all three Miami University synchronized skating teams on the final day of the season-opening competition for the RedHawks. The Miami senior and collegiate teams each placed first in their respective divisions at the Dr. Richard Porter Classic, while the junior team boasted a second-place showing in the free skate and finished third overall for the competition (FULL STORY). Coming up: All three teams are off until traveling to Fraser, Mich., Jan. 11-12. The junior team will compete at the Junior World Qualifier Jan. 11-12, while the senior and collegiate teams will be competing in the same location at the Mid-America Championships Jan. 12-13.


This week HawkTawk will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at Kroger. All fans and students are welcome to attend.

This year, the Miami IMG Sports Network continues to expand its platform with Miami All-Access powered by the Miami University Bookstore. In addition to audio of all home and away football, ice hockey, and men's and women's basketball games, Miami All-Access will stream live more than 100 home Miami Athletics events-many in HD-on www.MURedHawks.com as well as providing early access to highlight packages and more for its subscribers. There are a variety of subscription packages available, including annual ($79.95), quarterly ($29.95), monthly ($9.95) and single-event ($10.95) subscriptions. The annual subscription rate is less than $7 per month. To subscribe to Miami All-Access, click HERE.

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