The Daily Northwestern

Football: Breaking down Northwestern’s bowl hopes

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

November 7, 2014

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Northwestern has an uphill road to bowl eligibility. But the Wildcats could sneak into a bowl at 5-7 thanks to their academic success.

Ludlow will not teach Winter Quarter

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

November 6, 2014

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow is not teaching for the third consecutive quarter this winter. On CAESAR, Ludlow is scheduled to teach an independent study and two senior tutorials in the philosophy department, but Universit...

Cross Country: Pianin stars, Northwestern takes 10th at Big Ten Championships

Max Schuman, Reporter

November 4, 2014

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Sophomore Jena Pianin broke the 21-minute mark and set a new personal best for a 6K race, leading the Wildcats to a 10th-place showing in the Big Ten Cross Country Championships on Sunday in Iowa City, Iowa. Pianin finished...

Men’s Soccer: Wildcats draw against defense-focused Spartans

Tim Balk, Reporter

October 26, 2014

Filed under Soccer, Sports

Soccer Two overtime periods weren't enough to decide Northwestern’s game with Michigan State on Sunday, as the battle between the No. 25 Wildcats (7-2-5, 2-1-3 Big Ten) and the No. 10 Spartans (9-3-3, 3-1-2) ended in a 1-1 dr...

Men’s Soccer: Cats defense stays strong in win over conference newcomer Rutgers

Julian Gerez, Development and Recruitment Editor

October 19, 2014

Filed under Soccer, Sports

The No. 19 Northwestern (7-2-4, 2-1-2 Big Ten) defense stood strong to hold conference newcomer Rutgers scoreless (4-8-1, 1-4-1) in a 2-0 win in Piscataway, New Jersey, on Saturday night. The Wildcats bounced back after their...

Men’s Soccer: After loss to Notre Dame, Wildcats hope to start new winning streak

Tim Balk, Reporter

October 17, 2014

Filed under Soccer, Sports

Soccer After seeing a month-long unbeaten streak crash to a halt on Tuesday at No. 11 Notre Dame, No. 19 Northwestern (6-2-4, 1-1-2 Big Ten) aims to start a new streak when it heads east Saturday to take on Big Ten newcome...

Volleyball: Northwestern defeats Big Ten newcomers Rutgers and Maryland

Zach Moore, Reporter

September 29, 2014

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Northwestern (12-1, 2-0 Big Ten) defeated Rutgers (7-8, 0-2 Big Ten) on Friday and Maryland (7-6, 0-2 conf.) on Saturday. The Wildcats breezed past the Scarlet Knights in three sets (25-8, 25-16, 25-21) and held on to survive...

Volleyball: Cats wrap up Wildcat Challenge with win over Green Bay

Zach Moore, Reporter

September 22, 2014

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Bring on the Big Ten. Northwestern (10-1) defeated Green Bay (2-9) on Sunday with an easy three-set victory (25-12, 25-14, 25-18). With the win, the Wildcats improved to 2-0 all-time against Green Bay. The Cats pounced...