The Daily Northwestern

Field Hockey: Wildcats top Big Ten standings after win over Hawkeyes

Mike Marut and Claire Hansen

October 5, 2014

No. 11 Northwestern (9-3, 4-0 Big Ten) earned its sixth straight win on Sunday, routing No. 7 Iowa (8-3, 2-1 Big Ten) to take control of the Big Ten. Back-to-back goals by juniors Lisa McCarthy and Caroline Troncelliti within...

Illinois Senate passes Big Ten bill on to House

Bailey Williams, Assistant City Editor

April 3, 2014

The Illinois Senate passed a bill this week that would create a committee to study the possibility of adding another Illinois school to the Big Ten Conference. "It presents ... another affordable option to secure a degree in hi...

Women’s Tennis: Wildcats to take on Purdue

Mike Marut, Reporter

February 28, 2014

No. 7 Northwestern (6-3) feels amply prepared to take on No. 39 Purdue (4-3) on Saturday. The Wildcats plan to defeat their tenth straight ranked opponent so far this season. NU opened Big Ten play against Indiana last week, blanking the Hoosiers 7-0. The Cats made the victory quick and painless, winning the doubles point 8-3, 8-4 a...