College & Pro
Women's Basketball Falls to ONU in High-Scoring Affair, 127-111
The No. 11-ranked Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball team wasn’t able to overcome visiting Olivet Nazarene University’s high-scoring offense in a 127-11 conference loss Tuesday at the Fitness and Recreation Center.
Crusaders Take Down Oregon State Tuesday
The Valparaiso University men’s basketball team earned yet another statement victory in its early-season schedule, capping a stretch of seven games over the season’s first 12 days by leading nearly start-to-finish in handling Oregon State on the road in Corvallis Tuesday night, 63-57. Head coach Bryce Drew earned his 100th career victory at the helm of the Crusader program with Tuesday’s win.
Crusader Women Unable to Keep Up with Irish
Valpo's freshman class combined for 24 points, nine rebounds, and four steals, but Notre Dame newcomer Marina Mabrey single-handedly led the #3 Irish to a 110-54 victory Monday evening at the ARC.
Purdue Calumet's Abbi Bondi Tabbed a NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Purdue University Calumet junior Abigail Bondi was named one of 210 women’s cross country student-athletes across the country to be named a NAIA 2015 Daktronics Scholar-Athlete, as released by the organization Friday.
Crusaders Head to HL Semifinals With Five-Set Win Over Milwaukee
It was a gutsy performance by the Valparaiso University volleyball team on Friday afternoon in Cleveland, Ohio, as Valpo rallied from down two sets to one to take down Milwaukee, 3-2 (25-18, 20-25, 23-25, 25-17, 15-11) in the opening round of the Horizon League Championship. With the win, the third-seeded Crusaders will take on second-seeded Oakland in the semifinals Saturday at 4:30 p.m. CT.
No. 11 Purdue Calumet Tops Calumet St. Joseph, 77-51
The No. 11 Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball team’s ninth-straight win over rival Calumet College of St. Joseph was never in doubt in Wednesday’s convincing 77-51 league opening win on the road.
Crusader Softball Announces Winter Camp Dates
The Valparaiso softball program will be hosting a pair of camps for youths ages 8-18 this winter. A winter All-Skills Camp will be held at the ARC on Sunday, January 17, while a Pitching, Catching and Hitting Camp will be held at the ARC on Sunday, February 15.
The Valparaiso University men’s basketball program announced today that guard Micah Bradford, a senior at Bradley-Bourbonnais [Ill.] H.S., has signed a National Letter of Intent and will join the Crusader program as a freshman for the 2016-17 season.