Colleges – Northwestern

Augie Grapplers Beat Northwestern As Part Of 3-1 Day At Duals

Vikings Beat Red Raiders 35-6

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana wrestling team turned in a solid day, as the Vikings hosted four duals at the Augustana Duals. Even with the Vikings being open at 133 pounds during the Augie Duals, Augustana went on to take three out of the four duals at the Elmen Center on Saturday.   Augustana kicked off the duals with…

Wedel’s 46 leads NW past Dordt 116-111

Wedel's 46 leads NW past Dordt 116-111

ORANGE CITY, IA… In a wild GPAC game at the Bultman Center, the Northwestern Red Raiders rallied late on 3 free throws by Colton Kooima to send the game with Dordt to overtime tied at 102. And Nathan Wedel took over. He scored 46 points in the 116-111 victory for the Red raiders in one of the wildest games ever…

Dordt Advances To NAIA National Semifinals While Northwestern’s Season Ends

Defenders Two Wins From National Title

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  One local team is two wins from an NAIA National Volleyball Championship. The other is heading home. Westmont put an end to the Northwestern Red Raiders season on Friday afternoon in the first round of elimination play at the NAIA Tournament in Sioux City, sweeping the Red Raiders 3-0.  Anna Kiel led the way for Northwestern…

Northwestern and Dordt lose final pool play games Thursday

Northwestern and Dordt lose final pool play games Thursday

They are still in the round of 16 that starts single elimination play Friday, but Thursday night’s pool play games didn’t turn out well for Northwestern or Dordt. The Red Raiders had 3 players in double figures with kills (Kiel, Fink, Hilger) but were no match for The College of Idaho which had also won the first 2 pool play…

Dordt, Northwestern remain unbeaten in NAIA pool play

Dordt, Northwestern remain unbeaten in NAIA pool play

Dordt and Northwestern have looked impressive in pool play at the NAIA National Tournament with back to back wins heading into Thursday night’s matches. The 4th-ranked Defenders have had a bulls-eye on their backs all season after coming so close in 2016. Chad Hanson likes how his team has responded. The Red Raiders are ranked 5th in the country with…

Northwestern & Dordt Still Unbeaten After Day Two At NAIA Nationals

Defenders Sweep Northwest While Red Raiders Take Out Bellevue 3-1

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Through two games at the NAIA Volleyball National Tournament the Northwestern Red Raiders and Dordt Defenders look every bit the part of championship contenders. Each team won their second matches of pool play on Wednesday evening in Sioux City.  #4 seed Dordt took out Northwest (Washington) 3-0.  Emma Altena led the Defenders attack with 12 kills. …

Morningside Upsets Top Ranked Northwestern Men

Red Raiders Suffer First Loss 86-71

SIOUX CITY, IA —  Despite 22 points from Sioux Falls Roosevelt alum Colton Kooima, the #1 ranked Northwestern Red Raiders shot a dreadful 33 percent in the first half and were upset at #15 ranked Morningside 86-71 on Wednesday night in Sioux City, Iowa.  The Mustangs’ Tyler Borchers led all scorers with 23 points. Click on the video viewer for…

Dordt, Northwestern Roll in Pool Play

Dordt, Northwestern Roll in Pool Play

SIOUX CITY, IA…The 4th-ranked Dordt Defenders and 5th-ranked Northwestern Red Raiders rolled to easy wins on day 1 of pool play at the NAIA National Volleyball Tournament in Sioux City. Emma Altena had 17 kills to lead Dordt (30-6) past Ottawa 3-0. And AJ Horstman led a balanced attack as Northwestern (29-4) also swept Lourdes 3-0. Both continue pool play…

Northwestern is Battle-tested heading into NAIA Volleyball

Northwestern is Battle-tested heading into NAIA Volleyball

The Northwestern Red Raiders brought a 28-4 record into the NAIA National Volleyball Tournament and a #5 ranking in the country. Head coach Kyle Vanden Bosch knows that playing a rugged schedule in the GPAC against several ranked teams all season long will only help his squad in the national tournament in Sioux City.

Defending NAIA Champion St. Francis Ousts Northwestern

Red Raiders Fall In 2nd Round Of Playoffs 30-3

FORT WAYNE, IND —  10th-ranked Northwestern College saw its season come to an end with a 30-3 loss to top-ranked and defending national champion University of Saint Francis (Ind.) in a FCS Quarterfinal played today in Fort Wayne, Ind. The Red Raiders finish with a 10-2 record, its first double-digit win season since 2006. Northwestern’s offense was held in check…

NAIA PLAYOFFS: Northwestern Crushes Langston

Red Raiders Roll Into Second Round 55-7

LANGSTON, OK — No.10 Northwestern College earned its first postseason win in 11 years with a dominating 55-7 road win over No.7 and previously unbeaten Langston (Okla.) in a NAIA Football Championship Series-First Round match-up played this afternoon at W.E. Anderson Stadium. Northwestern improves to 10-1 on the year and advances to the FCS-Quarterfinals for the first time since 2006,…

Pentagon to host Men’s NAIA National Basketball Tournament

Pentagon to host Men's NAIA National Basketball Tournament

MADISON, S.D. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) is pleased to announce that the Sioux Falls Sports Authority, Dakota State University (S.D.) and Northwestern College (Iowa) will serve as co-hosts for the 2018 & 2019 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championships. The Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D., will serve as the venue for the events scheduled…

Dordt Rallies Past Northwestern in GPAC Semi’s

Dordt Rallies Past Northwestern in GPAC Semi's

ORANGE CITY, IA…In a battle of NAIA powerhouses the Dordt Defenders rallied past Northwestern Wednesday night in the GPAC semifinals. The Red Raiders won the first set 25-23 on Lauryn Hilger’s kill. She finished the night with 12 as did Anna Kiel to lead the way for Kyle Van Den Bosch. But Chad Hanson’s team roared back to win the…

WHAT A START! Kooima Half-Courter Gives Northwestern Win In Opener

5th Ranked Red Raiders Win 81-80

JAMESTOWN, N.D.  —  Roosevelt alum Colton Kooima is well on his way to following up his monster junior season. Kooima hit a half court shot at the buzzer to give the 5th ranked Northwestern Red Raiders an 81-80 win at Jamestown on Friday night. Click on the video viewer to watch the incredible highlight!

Northwestern Comes Back To Beat Dordt

Red Raiders Win 41-23

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  Down 16-6 at half, Northwestern outscored rival Dordt 35-7 in the second half to breeze by the Defenders 41-23 in NAIA college football action on Saturday afternoon in Orange City. All six Red Raider touchdowns came on the ground with Jacob Kalogonis leading the way with 214 yards on 24 carries and two scores. Dordt’s Keithen…

Northwestern Pulls Away From Dakota Wesleyan

17th Ranked Red Raiders Beat Tigers 29-10

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  The 17th ranked Northwestern Red Raiders scored 22 unanswered points in the second half to defeat visiting Dakota Wesleyan 29-10 on Saturday evening in NAIA college football at Orange City, Iowa. Northwestern’s Tyson Kooima passed for 234 yards and a score while running for 74 yards and two scores.  Jacob Kalongonis also rushed for 136 yards…

Scoreboard Wednesday, October 11th

Scores for Wednesday, October 11, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCORES FOR WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11TH, 2017 College Volleyball  Dordt def. Northwestern, 25-22, 30-28, 19-25, 25-22 Briar Cliff def. Dakota Wesleyan, 27-25, 25-15, 25-16 Morningside def. Mount Marty, 25-20, 25-12, 25-9 Midland def. College of Saint Mary, 25-19, 25-22, 25-13 Hastings def. Concordia University, 25-10, 25-14, 25-19   Men’s Soccer Concordia University 2, Doane University 1  …