The Daily Northwestern

Men’s Swimming: Wildcats look to make national statement and end drought against Iowa

John Paschall, Reporter

January 23, 2013

If Northwestern was trying to play down the importance of its weekend meet against No. 18 Iowa, they certainly were not showing it. “It doesn’t get any bigger than this,” coach Jarod Schroeder said. “We feel like we are on the sam...

First lady drops in on Chicago as Hurricane Sandy nears East Coast

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 28, 2012

First lady Michelle Obama is spending the night in Chicago as she gears up for a  campaign tour through Iowa on Monday, the White House announced this morning. The first lady was originally scheduled to fly directly to Iowa...

Field Hockey: Fuchs leads charge to championship title

Emily Drewry, Sports Reporter

October 26, 2012

Coach Tracey Fuchs is no stranger to winning championships. In fact, she won three Big Ten titles as an assistant coach at Michigan. She also won an NCAA Championship while playing for Connecticut during her college years. But she...

Field Hockey: Carpenter and the Cats prepare for Michigan State

Alex Putterman, Reporter

October 19, 2012

No team has ever won a field hockey game without scoring a goal, so the Wildcats have simply decided not to allow any. No. 9 Northwestern (14-2, 3-1 Big Ten) has now gone three straight games without giving up a goal, its f...