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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: Swann: A Women’s College World Series run, a top-ten NCAA ranking and the return of the power lineup

February 16, 2023

With the seats for the selection show filled, the Wildcats gave it their all in hopes of clinching a ticket to last June’s Big Dance. Sure enough, the Wildcats secured their spot for a trip to the Women’s...

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Softball: What to Watch For: Northwestern gears up for return to WCWS and Oklahoma City

February 16, 2023

Fresh off its first Women’s College World Series appearance in 15 years, Northwestern is looking to return to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 2023. The Wildcats finished 2022 with a sterling 45-13 record,...

A softball player wearing a white helmet and white-and-purple jersey holds a red-and-black bat and prepares to swing.

Softball: Northwestern returning veteran firepower, eyes another trip to Oklahoma City in 2023

August 12, 2022

Northwestern softball just finished one of its most successful seasons in recent memory: a Big Ten regular season title, a trip to the Women’s College World Series and a final ranking of No. 6 nationally. The...

Recapping Northwestern’s best sports moments of the past four years

Recapping Northwestern’s best sports moments of the past four years

June 6, 2022

Graduation Issue 2022 Nov. 8, 2018 — Men’s basketball tips off season in renovated Welsh-Ryan Arena After a 2017-18 season spent in Allstate Arena while Welsh-Ryan Arena underwent renovations,...

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

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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