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

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


A wrestler in a purple singlet wrestles his opponent in a gray camouflage singlet.

Wrestling: Northwestern sweeps Purdue dual 30-12

February 13, 2023

Northwestern left West Lafayette, Indiana with a full sweep against Purdue (4-11, 0-8 Big Ten), making for a 30-12 victorious final dual meet Sunday. The Boilermakers’ only 12 points in Holloway Gymnasium...

Upside-down man in purple singlet holds arms around kneeling man in red singlet.

Wrestling: Northwestern outmuscles Illinois for first conference victory of season

January 31, 2022

Northwestern left Champaign on Saturday with their first conference victory of the year in hand. The Wildcats (3-4, 1-4 Big Ten) opened up the afternoon against Illinois (2-4, 0-4 Big Ten) trailing...

Northwestern wrestler in purple uniform is held across the chest by Wisconsin wrestler in white uniform.

Wrestling: Northwestern opens Big Ten schedule with Wisconsin, Minnesota losses

January 11, 2022

Coach Matt Storniolo and No. 23 Northwestern (2-2, 0-2 Big Ten) faltered against two conference rivals Friday and Sunday. The Wildcats traveled to Madison, Wis. to share the mat with No. 16 Wisconsin...

Senior Yahya Thomas wrestles.

Wrestling: Northwestern prepares for upcoming season after top ten finish at NCAA Championships

August 16, 2021

Going into the 2021 season, things looked bleak for Northwestern after losing top wrestler and two-time Big Ten champion Sebastian Rivera to Rutgers while preparing for a shortened season due to COVID-19.  For...

Northwestern wrestler tries to tackle opponent from the bottom, reaching with arms up at opponent’s core.

Yahya Thomas: Wrestling a family affair for Northwestern Junior

March 12, 2021

Wrestling If you’re a Midwestern kid who loves wrestling, you’ve been to the Midlands Championships in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. For 58 years now, college teams have squared off in the early...

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