The Daily Northwestern

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...

Men’s Basketball: Chris Collins signs undisclosed contract extension

Max Gelman, Assistant Sports Editor

May 26, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Coach Chris Collins has agreed to a contract extension after his end-of-year meeting with athletic director Jim Phillips. The Chicago Tribune broke the news around 9 a.m. Tuesday morning and the team con...

Record 15 Northwestern teams honored for academic progress

Bobby Pillote, Sports Editor

May 20, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

The NCAA recognized 15 of Northwestern’s 19 varsity sports as part of its Academic Progress Rate program, the athletic department announced Wednesday. The Wildcats led all Football Bowl Subdivision schools by having 79 percent...

Northwestern breaks ground on stadium for soccer, lacrosse

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 30, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events

Northwestern broke ground this weekend on the Lanny and Sharon Martin Stadium, a renovated soccer and lacrosse field the University will build as part of the “We Will” campaign. University President Morton Schapiro praised...

Women’s Swimming: Tierney will not return as coach after 27 years

Bobby Pillote, Sports Editor

April 7, 2015

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Swimming and Diving Jimmy Tierney, the coach of Northwestern’s women’s swimming and diving team, will not return next season, athletic director Jim Phillips announced Tuesday. Tierney has been with the program for ...