With the merger of Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central set to be officially complete July 1, the newly formed Purdue Northwest Athletic Department is excited to announce the launch of its new web site on the same date.
Valparaiso University men’s soccer head coach Mike Avery announced today that Steffen Pulinx, a 6’3” defender from Genk, Belgium, will be joining the Crusader program as a freshman entering the 2016 season. Pulinx joins the previously announced class of incoming players to give Valpo an eight-player group of newcomers for 2016.
The Duneland Athletic Conference released its 2015-16 boys golf All-Conference team, naming Chesterton High School's Mitchell Davis and Michigan City's Aaron Skibinski as the Conference's co-MVPs for the season.
Registration for the 7th Annual Indiana State High School Disc Golf Championships at Lemon Lake County Park is officially open. The Championship will take place on Sunday, July 24t at the Lemon Lake County Park and Flight Center. Team and individual competitors, ages 13 to 19, are welcome from across the nation.
Valparaiso University men’s soccer head coach Mike Avery announced today his side’s schedule for the upcoming 2016 season – a challenging slate which includes six matches against teams which finished in the top-75 in the nation in RPI last season, and eight home matches at Brown Field.
Indiana Northwest Women’s Basketball has announced the addition of Audrianna “A.J” Downs. Downs a 5’5” guard from Merrillville, Ind., joins the RedHawks following two highly successful seasons at Kirkwood Community College (Iowa) where she helped lead the Eagles to a 58-12 record. In Downs’ first season at Kirkwood the Eagles went 31-6 and captured the Region XI Championship and advanced to the 2015 NJCAA National Tournament.
13 Valparaiso University student-athletes earned spots on the Horizon League Spring Academic All-League teams, as announced by the league office today. The men’s track and field team had four honorees from the outdoor season, while the women’s squad had three honorees. Three baseball players earned Academic All-League accolades, while softball, men’s golf and men’s tennis each had one recipient apiece.
Portage's Farley, Crown Point's LaCosse Named 2016 Track & Field Conference MVPs, All-Conference Athletes Announced
The Duneland Athletic Conference has released its 2016 Girls All-DAC Track & Field Athletes in each event, along with the conference's MVPs in both track and field categories. Congratulations to all the students-athletes on a successful season!
The full list is below:
The National Women's Basketball Hall of Fame located in Knoxville, Tennessee has requested the jersey worn by IU Northwest All-American guard Nicki Monahan to be included in the museum's annual Ring of Honor exhibit this coming year. The exhibit will feature jerseys worn by high school and college All-Americans during their 2015-16 seasons. In all more than 100 jerseys will be on display from the nation's most outstanding players in the annual exhibit now through May 2017.
The Duneland Athletic Conference has released its All-Conference runners and MVPs for the 2016 season for each event.