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Northwestern extends men’s tennis coach Arvid Swan’s contract through 2017

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 22, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, The Summer Northwestern 2013, Wildcat Extra

Men's tennis coach Arvid Swan has signed a contract extension through the 2017 season, Northwestern announced Wednesday. Under Swan, the Wildcats have played twice in a row in the NCAA Tournament, wining a thrilling game against...

Northwestern extends contracts of coaches Tracy Fuchs, Claire Pollard

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 20, 2013

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Northwestern revealed in recent days the names of two more coaches who have received contract extensions this offseason. NU announced Friday that women's tennis coach Claire Pollard has signed a contract extension through...

Northwestern extends women’s basketball coach Joe McKeown’s contract through 2017

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 15, 2013

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Women's basketball coach Joe McKeown has signed a contract extension through 2017, Northwestern announced this morning. In his five years leading the Wildcats, McKeown has brought in impressive talent. Sophomore forward Maggie...

Northwestern extends women’s golf coach Emily Fletcher’s contract through 2015

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 12, 2013

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Women's golf coach Emily Fletcher has signed a contract extension through the 2015 season, Northwestern announced this morning. The Wildcats are coming off their first Big Ten championship in program history and qualified for...

Northwestern extends softball coach Kate Drohan’s contract through 2018

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 8, 2013

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Softball coach Kate Drohan has signed a contract extension through the 2018 season, Northwestern announced this morning. Drohan just finished her 12th season at the helm of the Wildcats' squad. She has won more than 400 ...

Northwestern extends wrestling coach Drew Pariano’s contract through 2018

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 7, 2013

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Wrestling coach Drew Pariano has signed a contract extension through the end of the 2018 season, Northwestern announced Tuesday. Pariano is entering his fourth season at the helm of his alma mater after being an assistant...

Northwestern freestyler Jordan Wilimovsky places 14th in FINA World Championships event

John Paschall, Summer Reporter

July 27, 2013

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Northwestern freestyler Jordan Wilimovsky continued his success outside the pool today as he finished in 14th place in the 25-kilometer event at the FINA World Championships. Representing the U.S., the rising sophomore posted...

Big Ten announces first 9-game conference slates

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

July 11, 2013

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The Big Ten on Thursday released its 2016 and 2017 conference schedules, the first two with nine-game conference slates. Northwestern will begin Big Ten play on the road both seasons, starting at Iowa in 2016 and Wisconsin...

Northwestern swimmer makes U.S. roster for World Aquatics Championships

John Paschall, Reporter

June 11, 2013

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As if capturing a school record in his first year wasn’t enough, Northwestern swimmer Jordan Wilimovsky was named Tuesday to the U.S. roster for the World Aquatics Championships. The freshman will be the only American competing...

Northwestern alumni pledge $5 million to renovate Rocky Miller Park

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

June 10, 2013

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Northwestern is getting a push to help raise the remaining funds to renovate Rocky Miller Park, the University announced today. Richard and Roxy Pepper have pledged $5 million to NU and hope their action will spur more contributions....

Baseball: Kansas City Royals draft Northwestern pitcher Luke Farrell

Alex Putterman, Reporter

June 7, 2013

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Northwestern pitcher Luke Farrell was selected Friday by the Kansas City Royals in the sixth round, 174th overall, of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. The senior had been projected as a sixth-to-tenth-round pick...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern releases 2013-14 non-conference schedule

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

May 21, 2013

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Northwestern fans will have to wait until Nov. 9 to see new coach Chris Collins in a regular season game. NU on Tuesday released its complete 13-game, non-conference schedule, which features three true road games and a trip...