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NCAA Proposal 2018-34 on third assistant coaches defeated at NCAA Division I Council

NCAA Proposal 2018-34 on third assistant coaches defeated at NCAA Division I Council

Peter Warren, Print Managing Editor

April 19, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories, Top Stories

NCAA Proposal 2018-34 has been defeated at the NCAA Division I Council. The proposal was set to change the number of countable coaches in college baseball and softball from three to four at the Division I level The move would have allowed volunteer assistant coaches to become full-time assistant coaches,...

Lacrosse: No. 6 Wildcats pick up third top-10 win of the season against No. 8 Michigan

Lacrosse: No. 6 Wildcats pick up third top-10 win of the season against No. 8 Michigan

Ella Brockway, Sports Editor

April 19, 2019


Filed under Instagram Posts, Lacrosse, Latest Stories, Sports

Lacrosse With just under 12 minutes left in its game against Michigan on Thursday, Northwestern was on the edge of a hole. The No. 8 Wolverines had won three straight draw controls and scored three straight goals to build a 10-8 lead. If the No. 6 Wildcats couldn’t win the draw and score on the ...

Softball: Northwestern looks to stay grounded against Purdue

Softball: Northwestern looks to stay grounded against Purdue

Benjamin Rosenberg, Assistant Sports Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Softball, Sports

Softball It would be easy for Northwestern to get caught up in the excitement of last weekend’s thrilling sweep of Wisconsin. But the Wildcats have to get right back to work, as they welcome in Purdue for their final home weekend series of the year. NU (33-7, 12-0 Big Ten) is playing its best so...

Baseball: Northwestern looks to recapture magic from 2017 tournament win in trip to Ann Arbor

Baseball: Northwestern looks to recapture magic from 2017 tournament win in trip to Ann Arbor

Ryan Wangman, In Focus Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Latest Stories, Sports

Baseball The last time Northwestern beat Michigan on the baseball diamond was nothing short of a miracle. After sneaking into the 2017 Big Ten Tournament as the No. 7 seed by winning their last five regular season games, the Wildcats were down 4-3 in the top of the ninth to No. 2 Michigan, a n...

Women’s Tennis: Northwestern snaps skid with shutout of Chicago State

Women’s Tennis: Northwestern snaps skid with shutout of Chicago State

Benjamin Rosenberg, Assistant Sports Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis In desperate need of a win after dropping four straight matches, Northwestern scheduled a last-minute midweek match against Chicago State on Wednesday evening. The Wildcats (12-9, 5-4 Big Ten) handled the Cougars with ease, not losing more than three games in any set en route to a 4...