The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern breaks ground on athletic facility in ceremony disrupted by protest

Ben Pope, Reporter

November 13, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

University President Morton Schapiro and athletic director Jim Phillips broke ground on a new $260 million athletic facility Friday, in a ceremony disrupted by students protesting institutional racism. The event, which included speeches from Phillips, Schapiro, football co...

Athletic director Jim Phillips announces Ryan Fieldhouse groundbreaking

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern will break ground next week on a $260 million lakeside athletic facility scheduled to be completed in two years. The Lakefront Athletics and Recreation Complex will incorporate facilities for athletes and students,...

Fencing: Schiller to retire as coach after 38 seasons

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

October 3, 2015

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing Laurie Schiller will retire at the end of the 2015-16 season as the coach of the Northwestern fencing program, the athletics department announced Saturday. Schiller, who will be leading the program for his 38th ...

Cross Country: Northwestern hires ‘A Havahla Haynes as head coach

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

July 2, 2015

Filed under Cross Country, Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern has hired former New Mexico assistant 'A Havahla Haynes as head coach of the cross country program, the University announced Thursday. Haynes replaces April Likhite, who retired from college coaching last month...

Baseball: Northwestern hires Illinois’ Spencer Allen as next coach

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

June 14, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Northwestern has hired Illinois assistant coach Spencer Allen to be its next baseball coach, the athletic department announced Sunday. Allen spent a season at Illinois following two years as an associate head coach...