Sports

Red Raider baseball travels to Tucson

The Northwestern baseball team traveled to sunny Tucson, Arizona ,for their Spring Break Tournament during the week of March 7th-13th. They accumulated five wins and two losses during the week with some impressive wins over #16 Jamestown and a 13-2 Mayville St. team. Some key highlights from the week came from senior Isaac Horigan who more »

Red Raider athletics travel to nationals

Northwestern College athletics has been fortunate enough this year to produce many successful athletes. Just before the break NW’s track and field team finished their indoor season. NW sent 17 athletes to the NAIA Championship to compete in ten total events. NW finished the Championship achieving seven All-American performances. Junior Tim Rose competed in the more »

Softball team wins two, loses one

Over Spring Break, the Northwestern softball team played a string of games against teams from Kansas and Oklahoma. While at the McPherson College Tournament, the Red Raider softball team went 2-1 (10-9 on the season). The Raider’s first game in the tournament was against the Bethany Swedes from Kansas. The Raiders fell to the Swedes more »

NW place fourth at GPAC tournament

On Saturday, Feb. 18, the Northwestern wrestling team travelled to Crete, Neb. to compte in the GPAC tournament. The team sent the maximum 12 wrestlers to compete at the tournament. After a full day of matches, three Raiders came away with GPAC titles in their respective weight classes. Freshman Dante Preciado went 4-0 on the more »

Red Raider softball gets underway

The Northwestern softball team opened their season splitting eight games over the past two weekends in Kansas. The Raiders dropped their opener to Bethany 4-3. Leading 3-1 heading into the bottom of the 7th inning, Bethany rattled off 3 runs en route to the walk-off victory. Senior Jaclyn Smith paced the offense with two hits more »

Track team shines at SDSU Invitational

The Northwestern track and field team put forth a very strong showing last weekend at the SDSU Indoor Classic in Brookings, S.D. Many athletes contributed strong individual performances to help the Raiders qualify in nine new events on Friday and Saturday. The team was led by junior Katie Landhuis, who competed in the 800 m more »