The Daily Northwestern

Ava Wallace
Ava Wallace was a Web editor for The Daily Spring Quarter 2014, and she is a Medill senior. Her past positions include Sports editor, assistant Sports editor and online Sports editor. She is from Silver Spring, Md., and has interned at National Education Association. Her other campus commitments include Gamma Phi Beta sorority. Email:

Ava Wallace, Web Editor

May 28, 2015
Wallace: A Northwestern sports CTEC (Story)
May 15, 2015
Lacrosse: Wildcats prepare for titanic rematch against Terrapins (Story)
May 10, 2015
Lacrosse: Big performances from multiple Cats spark Northwestern to a victory (Story)
May 09, 2015
Lacrosse: Wildcats outlast rain, Cardinals in first round of NCAA Tournament (Story)
May 02, 2015
Lacrosse: Wildcats fall to Nittany Lions in second round, eliminated from Big Ten Tournament (Story)
May 01, 2015
Lacrosse: Wildcats win Big Ten Tournament opener (Story)
Apr 24, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern to wrap up season vs. Buckeyes on Senior Day (Story)
Apr 10, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern hits the road for pair of East Coast matchups (Story)
Apr 03, 2015
Lacrosse: Wildcats nearly perfect on draw controls in rout of Wolverines (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern takes two of three against stretch of top-10 opponents (Story)
Mar 07, 2015
Lacrosse: Second-half surge paces Wildcats past Buffaloes in Lakeside opener (Story)
Mar 06, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern kicks off Lakeside Field play against Colorado (Story)
Mar 01, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern suffers close loss to No. 2 North Carolina (Story)
Feb 27, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern faces tough No. 2 North Carolina as problems at draw persist (Story)
Feb 19, 2015
Lacrosse: Impotent offense leads to Northwestern’s first loss of 2015 (Story)
Feb 18, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern faces another big challenge against Duke (Story)
Feb 17, 2015
Lacrosse: Amid changing landscape, Northwestern clings to status as national power (Story)
Feb 14, 2015
Defense keeps No. 5 Wildcats alive for 9th-straight win against Virginia (Story)
Feb 12, 2015
Lacrosse: Northwestern looks to build on momentum into battle against Virginia (Story)
Sep 16, 2014
Lacrosse: Amonte Hiller to join Chicago sports hall of fame (Story)
Sep 06, 2014
Northwestern drops second straight, losing 23-15 to Northern Illinois (Story)
May 23, 2014
Updated: Lacrosse: Northwestern outclassed by Maryland in NCAA semifinal (Story)
May 22, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern faces Maryland in landmark NCAA semifinal (Story)
May 17, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern finally gets past Florida, advances to Final Four with overtime victory in Gainesville (Story)
May 16, 2014
Wallace: Maryland, Rutgers criticism unwarranted (Story)
May 04, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern receives No. 5 seed in NCAA Tournament, will host second-round game Sunday (Story)
May 04, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern lets 5-goal lead, ALC title slip away against Florida (Story)
May 02, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern rallies past Ohio State, advances to eighth-straight ALC title game (Story)
Apr 29, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern gears up to host ALC Tournament, take on Vanderbilt (Story)
Apr 27, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern prevails against USC in historic Wrigley Field game (Story)
Apr 24, 2014
Lacrosse: Wrigley Field game to be landmark for Northwestern program, sport (Story)
Apr 19, 2014
Lacrosse: Wildcats’ rally falls short as rival Gators clinch regular season conference title (Story)
Apr 18, 2014
Lacrosse: Despite Northwestern’s inconsistent year, Bianco shines between the pipes (Story)
Apr 09, 2014
The Sideline: Amonte Hiller can’t help but stand out (Story)
Apr 06, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern handles Penn for 4th consecutive win (Story)
Apr 04, 2014
Lacrosse: Despite ups and downs, Northwestern’s balanced attack proves quietly dangerous (Story)
Mar 31, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern takes down No. 1 North Carolina for 300th program win (Story)
Mar 15, 2014
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern bows out of Big Ten Tournament in loss to Michigan State (Story)
Mar 14, 2014
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern keeps season alive with upset win over Iowa (Story)
Mar 09, 2014
Lacrosse: Ohio State edges Northwestern in overtime to start conference play (Story)
Mar 08, 2014
Dance Marathon 2014: Block 9 recap (Story)
Mar 06, 2014
Lacrosse: Hot start, clutch finish pushes Notre Dame past Northwestern (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Best French Fries: Edzo’s Burger Shop (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Best Customer Service: Edzo’s Burger Shop (Story)
Feb 25, 2014
Spring Sports Guide 2014 (Story)
Feb 25, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern dominates Marquette 20-5 for largest win margin since 2010 (Story)
Feb 25, 2014
Spring Sports Guide: Lacrosse: After loss of stars, Northwestern ‘all in this together’ (Story)
Feb 22, 2014
Lacrosse: Led by Kaleigh Craig, Northwestern pulls out dogfight against Duke in Durham (Story)
Feb 20, 2014
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern takes first conference match with ease, downs Indiana 7-0 (Story)
Feb 20, 2014
Men’s Basketball: Drew Crawford honored as Capital One Academic All-American First Team member (Story)
Feb 09, 2014
Lacrosse: Kate Macdonald’s late goal gives Northwestern season-opening win against Virginia (Story)
Feb 06, 2014
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern drops second close game at Welsh-Ryan (Story)
Feb 04, 2014
Lacrosse: Northwestern extends Amonte Hiller’s contract to 2021 (Story)
Jan 26, 2014
Women’s Basketball: Nia Coffey’s double-double helps Northwestern fight past No. 21 Nebraska (Story)
Jan 07, 2014
Men’s Basketball: Chier Ajou to transfer from Northwestern; becomes second transfer under Chris Collins (Story)
Dec 27, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Offensive woes plague Northwestern in loss against DePaul (Story)
May 29, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern plays a solid season, disappoints in tournament (Story)
May 24, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern’s season ends with Final Four loss to North Carolina (Story)
May 23, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern looks to demonstrate growth in 9th Final Four appearance (Story)
May 21, 2013
Lacrosse: Senior attack wears ’emotion on her sleeve’ as Northwestern’s offensive leader (Story)
May 20, 2013
Lacrosse: Four years later, Ali Cassera switches sports to fulfill high school dreams (Story)
May 16, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern enters treacherous elite eight, takes on Penn State in quarterfinals (Story)
May 15, 2013
Kelly Amonte Hiller: Women’s lacrosse conference coming to Big Ten in 2015 (Story)
May 12, 2013
Lacrosse: Taylor Thornton, Alyssa Leonard lead Northwestern to 2nd round victory over Stanford (Story)
May 08, 2013
Lacrosse: Taylor Thornton nominated for Sports Illustrated award (Story)
May 05, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern receives No. 2 seed in NCAA Tournament (Story)
May 05, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern gets revenge on Florida to reclaim ALC crown (Story)
May 03, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern edges Penn State in overtime to set up Florida rematch (Story)
May 02, 2013
Lacrosse: No. 2 seed Northwestern kicks off ALC Tournament with No. 3 seed Penn State (Story)
Apr 28, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern celebrates Senior Day with victory over Penn (Story)
Apr 25, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern to say goodbye to Thornton, Fitzgerald, five other seniors against Penn on Saturday (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern proves resilience against Notre Dame (Story)
Apr 23, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern hopes history repeats, looks to rebound at Notre Dame (Story)
Apr 20, 2013
Lacrosse: Florida whips Northwestern to move closer to ALC regular season crown (Story)
Apr 18, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern gears up for marquee matchup against Florida (Story)
Apr 11, 2013
Lacrosse: For Northwestern, draw controls could mean weekend wins against Top-20 teams (Story)
Apr 05, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern dominates possession, increases intensity to overpower Penn State (Story)
Apr 04, 2013
Lacrosse: After close victories, Wildcats take on streaking Nittany Lions, Cavaliers (Story)
Apr 01, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern comes from behind to edge Ohio State, Syracuse (Story)
Mar 16, 2013
Updated: Men’s Basketball: Bill Carmody fired after 13 seasons (Story)
Mar 14, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern ends season with Big Ten Tournament loss to Iowa (Story)
Mar 14, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern set to face Iowa in Round 1 of Big Ten Tournament (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Dance Marathon 2013: Block 6 recap (Story)
Mar 07, 2013
Lacrosse: Wildcats head east for conference matchup, defensive test (Story)
Mar 06, 2013
Lacrosse: Boston College’s 2nd half run not enough to overcome Northwestern in home opener at Lakeside Field (Story)
Mar 05, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern looks to showcase improvements as Amonte Hiller vies for 200th win (Story)
Mar 01, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern hangs with Ohio State, falls late (Story)
Feb 25, 2013
Lacrosse: All eyes on Northwestern as Wildcats search for 8th national title (Story)
Feb 24, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern falls to North Carolina, tops Vanderbilt in ALC opener (Story)
Feb 24, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern continues end-of-season slump, falls to Purdue for fifth straight loss (Story)
Feb 21, 2013
Lacrosse: Northwestern heads South to take on No. 5 North Carolina, Vanderbilt (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern hangs with Ohio State but falls short (Story)
Feb 13, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Two more players down, Northwestern requires full team effort against Ohio State (Story)
Feb 12, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern’s leading rebounder Swopshire out for the season with a knee injury (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
ESPN journalist, Northwestern athletic community celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day (Story)
Feb 09, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats lose Swopshire, Olah in loss to Hawkeyes (Story)
Feb 07, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern brings its improved game to Iowa City (Story)
Feb 02, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern’s new attitude, quality shots lead to victory at home against Purdue (Story)
Jan 31, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern faces young Purdue team in return to Welsh-Ryan (Story)
Jan 26, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern fails to hit shots, falls to Nebraska’s defense in second road loss this season (Story)
Jan 24, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Swopshire key to Wildcats’ success (Story)
Jan 20, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern’s strong defense paves way for second-half run against Indiana (Story)
Jan 20, 2013
Gameday live blog: Northwestern vs. Indiana (Story)
Jan 17, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats win second straight against Illinois at Assembly Hall (Story)
Jan 16, 2013
Men’s Basketball: Carmody calls for Wildcats’ veterans to step up (Story)
Jan 07, 2013
Men’s Basketball: After two conference losses, consistency is key for Wildcats (Story)
Nov 25, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern ends season with Sweet 16 loss at Louisville (Story)
Nov 18, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern upsets Marquette to advance to Sweet 16 (Story)
Nov 15, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Wildcats prove worthy of NCAA Tournament bid in first-round victory over Western Illinois (Story)
Nov 15, 2012
Men’s Soccer live blog: Northwestern vs. Western Illinois (Story)
Nov 15, 2012
Men’s Soccer: After receiving last Tournament bid, Wildcats look to regain top form against Western Illinois (Story)
Nov 12, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern draws Western Illinois in seventh NCAA Tournament appearance (Story)
Nov 09, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern falls to Michigan in Big Ten Tournament (Story)
Nov 09, 2012
Men’s Soccer live blog: Northwestern vs. Michigan (Story)
Nov 08, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Wildcats ‘close up shop’ on Ohio State to advance to semifinal (Story)
Nov 07, 2012
Men’s Soccer live blog: Northwestern vs. Ohio State (Story)
Nov 06, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Co-conference winning Wildcats host Big Ten Tournament, face Ohio State (Story)
Oct 31, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern to take on Big Ten giant Indiana for conference title (Story)
Oct 28, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Sunday tie raises stakes for Northwestern on Thursday (Story)
Oct 25, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Wildcats ‘still control own destiny’ with two conference games left (Story)
Oct 24, 2012
Men’s Soccer: After second overtime loss, Lenahan looks to veteran players (Story)
Oct 23, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Back line driving Northwestern to win column (Story)
Oct 21, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern tallies first Big Ten loss in two years against Penn State (Story)
Oct 18, 2012
Men’s Soccer: With Penn State looming, Northwestern looks to remain atop the Big Ten (Story)
Oct 16, 2012
Men’s Soccer: After a quick turnaround, Northwestern faces Loyola in Chicago (Story)
Oct 14, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern wins second in a row at home, remains undefeated in the Big Ten (Story)
Oct 11, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern prepares for ‘Big Ten time’ against Ohio State (Story)
Oct 10, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern earns its signature win (Story)
Oct 08, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Notre Dame may be Northwestern’s toughest challenge yet (Story)
Oct 04, 2012
Firing Squad: After a surprise, reevaluating Quartet (Story)
Oct 04, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern unravels on the road against Bradley (Story)
Oct 02, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Cats hope to recreate October magic (Story)
Oct 02, 2012
Firing Squad: Quartet ruins first-week dreams (Story)
Sep 30, 2012
Men’s Soccer: Wildcats refocus for second Big Ten win (Story)
Sep 11, 2012
Soccer roundup: Men take home tournament title, women best 2011 season (Story)
May 17, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Wildcats stumble in loss to Stanford (Story)
May 16, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Wildcats seek revenge in third round matchup with Stanford (Story)
May 13, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern sets Notre Dame aside to advance to round of 16 (Story)
Apr 27, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern looks to continue Big Ten Tournament winning streak (Story)
Apr 23, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern clinches Big Ten title with weekend sweep (Story)
Apr 12, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern excited for home cooking (Story)
Apr 12, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern excited for some home cooking this weekend (Story)
Apr 07, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Wildcats find doubles stroke in Great Lakes State sweep (Story)
Apr 02, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern looks for consistency in doubles play (Story)
Mar 31, 2012
Women’s Tennis: Pollard wins No. 125, Wildcats take pair over weekend (Story)
Jan 31, 2012
Northwestern LGBTQ group discusses ‘It Gets Better’ campaign (Story)
Nov 13, 2011
Bienen students play benefit concert for Chicago community center (Story)
Nov 05, 2011
Matt & Kim, Lupe Fiasco rock A&O’s Fall Blowout (Story)
Oct 23, 2011
Ladycats dance team and cheerleading squad merge this football season (Story)
Oct 16, 2011
Despite more Lupe Fiasco rumors, no official confirmation for A&O Fall Blowout (Story)
Sep 26, 2011
Medill students, profs create ‘Living History’ of Black journalists (Story)