Colleges – Northwestern

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  …

Northwestern Charges Past Briar Cliff

63-26 Victory Gets 19th Ranked Red Raiders to 4-0

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Northwestern Red Raiders improved to 4-0 on the season and 15-0 all time against Briar Cliff on Saturday with a 63-26 victory over the Chargers in Sioux City in NAIA College Football on Saturday afternoon. The 19th-ranked Red Raiders were led by quarterback Tyson Kooima’s 20-26 performance for 284 yards and three touchdowns.  Jacob Kalongonis…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 4 (9-17-17)

The Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Local Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Click on the video viewer for a special look back at the best sights, sounds and moments from the fourth week of local prep and college football!

2017 GRIDIRON PREVIEW-NAIA With Dakota State’s Josh Anderson

Trojan Head Coach Helps Break Down Local NAIA Squads

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  On the eve of the season opener with Dakota Wesleyan, Dakota State head coach Josh Anderson joins the KDLT Gridiron Preview to talk about his Trojans and the rest of the local NAIA squads in 2017!

Roosevelt Alum Kooima Riding High At Northwestern

Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  He grew up the son of a coach and has one of the purest shots you’ll see. “Since I was little in Rock Valley my dad’s been working with me on it. And just non-stop work in the summers and everything else.” Northwestern Junior Guard Colton Kooima says. So why did Colton Kooima fly under the…

Northwestern Can’t Stop Unbeaten Southeastern In NAIA Sweet 16

Red Raiders Season Ends With 87-55 Loss

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Northwestern College saw its season come to a close with an 87-55 loss to unbeaten and No.2 seed Southeastern (Fla.) in a second round match-up at the 207 NAIA D-II Women’s Basketball National Championship. Down 10 (40-30) at the half, Northwestern was outscored 47-25 over the final 20 minutes by Southeastern, who just a day before…

Big Day for Northwestern Men And Women At NAIA Tournaments

Red Raiders win on late Kooima jumper and women get half-courter from Maneman

SIOUX CITY, IA & POINT LOOKOUT, MO…It was a good day for the Northwestern Red Raider basketball teams at the NAIA Tournaments. In Point Lookout, MO Colton Kooima hit a fall-away jumper on the baseline with :06 left to beat Washington Adventist 78-76. Kooima had 22 points and Nathan Wedel 18 as the men improved to 27-6. In the women’s…

Northwestern Men Roar Back To Win GPAC Championship

Red Raiders rally past Briar Cliff to win conference title

(Sioux City, Iowa) – Northwestern erased an early 17 point deficit and came back on the road to win the 2017 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Men’s Postseason Basketball Tournament, presented by Cypress Risk Management, defeating Briar Cliff 95-89 in Sioux City. Nathan Wedel led the Red Raiders with 23 points and was one of five Northwestern players in double…

Northwestern Pushes Past Dakota Wesleyan Into GPAC Championship

Kooima's 25 Lead Red Raiders To 84-65 Win & Date With Briar Cliff For Title

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The No. 14 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team looked to defeat No. 19 Northwestern College for the second time in 10 days. However, DWU did not leave Orange City victorious as they fell, 84-65 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon.   With 8:23 remaining in the game and down by nine…

2017 GPAC Men’s Basketball Tournament

Dakota Wesleyan, Northwestern & Dordt In The Field

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Pairings for the 2017 GPAC Men’s Basketball Tournament are out and three local teams are in the field. Northwestern (23-6, 13-5) is the second seed and will host Hastings (14-16, 8-10) on Wednesday at 7 PM.  Also on Wednesday at 8 PM the 3rd seeded Dakota Wesleyan Tigers (22-8, 13-5) will host 6th seed Concordia (21-9,…

2017 GPAC Women’s Basketball Tournament

Dakota Wesleyan and Northwestern In Field

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Pairings for the 2017 GPAC Women’s Basketball Tournament are out and two local teams are in the field. Dakota Wesleyan (24-5, 15-5) is the 2nd seed and will host Briar Cliff (14-16, 8-12) on Wednesday at 6 PM.  Northwestern (18-10, 10-10) is the 5th seed and will play at 4th seed Hastings (22-8, 14-6) on Wednesday…

Dakota Wesleyan Sweeps Final Home Doubleheader With Northwestern

Tiger Women Win 81-72 Followed By 83-77 Men

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  In games with major GPAC Tournament implications, the Dakota Wesleyan Tigers came up big down the stretch to sweep Northwestern. In the women’s game the Tigers broke a 30-all tie behind 20 points from Rylie Osthus and pulled away for an 81-72 win.  Kristin Sabers added 16 points and Ashley Bray had 12.  Anna Kiel’s 20 paced…

Kooima Is NAIA Player Of The Week

Kooima Is NAIA Player Of The Week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Colton Kooima of Northwestern (Iowa) has been named the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Kooima was selected for his play during the week of Feb. 6 – 12 and was chosen out of the conference and Association of Independent Institutions award winners. Division II Men’s Basketball Player…

GPAC Recap-NW Sweeps, DWU Splits

Northwestern sweeps and DWU splits in GPAC basketball

The Northwestern men got 31 points from Derek Buysee and went on to beat Mount Marty 97-62 in Orange City. Hunter Martin score 17 for Mount Marty. In the women’s game Anna Kiel’s 16 led the Red Raiders past the Lancers 64-55 who got 14 points from Ali Kuca. In Sioux City, the DWU women improved to 22-4, 13-4 as…