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The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Softball: No. 9 Northwestern readies for first Women’s College World Series since 2007

Charlotte Varnes, Social Media Editor June 1, 2022

Softball Northwestern softball has certainly been busy since February. It’s been a season of chest bumping, jumping and dancing; a season of smashing records and run-ruling galore; a season of...

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Softball: Northwestern outlasts Arizona State to advance to Women’s College World Series

Nathan Ansell, Senior Staffer May 31, 2022

Softball Trailing 5-0 after three innings against the Pac-12 champions, a lesser team would have folded under the pressure. Northwestern (45-11, 19-4 Big Ten), on the other hand, clawed its way...

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Lacrosse: No. 4 Northwestern collapses against No. 1 North Carolina, loses third straight NCAA semifinal

Charlotte Varnes, Social Media Editor May 29, 2022

Lacrosse For nearly 58 minutes, Northwestern ruled the NCAA Tournament semifinals. It was a game of dominant, eight-goal leads. It was a game of crafty stickwork and of ripping goals from the eight-meter...

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Rapid Recap: Northwestern 14, North Carolina 15

Skye Swann, Development & Recruitment Editor May 27, 2022

After a shell-shocking loss last May in the NCAA Division I Women’s Lacrosse Quarterfinals, Northwestern stepped on Homewood Field in Baltimore, MD seeking redemption.  With one of the key leaders,...

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Lacrosse: Northwestern prepares for Final Four showdown with undefeated North Carolina

Gabriela Carroll, Sports Editor May 26, 2022

Lacrosse Last year, Northwestern’s season came to a screeching halt in the NCAA semifinal, losing 21-13 to Syracuse. The Wildcats (16-4, 5-1 Big Ten) already redeemed that loss this year, dominating...

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