HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. – For the third straight semester, the Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department has surpassed its collective grade-point average when the Fall 2017 academic report was recently released. With over 200 PNW student-athletes contributing, the Pride posted a new benchmark semester grade-point average of 3.28.
HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. - Corporate sponsor Northwestern Mutual of Crown Point is proud to announce that Purdue Northwest junior men's cross country runner Mark Peters (Beecher, Ill./Beecher) was named the Northwestern Mutual Scholar-Athlete of the Game during Saturday's women's basketball game against Ashland University (Ohio) on John Friend Court at the Fitness & Recreation Center in Hammond, Ind.
HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – Purdue Northwest men’s cross country senior standout Salvador Cordova (Hammond, Ind./Bishop Noll) was recently named one of 25 national semifinalists for The Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup presented by Athletes for a Better World (ABW) when the national organization announced the award committee’s selections.
HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. – Purdue Northwest Athletics was well represented when the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) announced its All-Academic & All-Academic Excellence Teams Wednesday following the Fall 2017 semester.
HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. – Purdue Northwest Athletics wants to recognize and congratulate all of its former student-athletes who graduated over the weekend. The new graduates are listed below along with the type of degree they received. Good luck to all of our graduates as they move on to the next chapters of their lives. Thank you for everything you did for Pride Athletics!
Marquette, Mich. – In the final race of his impressive collegiate career, senior Salvador Cordova (Hammond, Ind./Bishop Noll) took 31st overall to lead the Purdue University Northwest men’s cross country team at the 2017 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Cross Country Championships hosted by Northern Michigan University at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Marquette, Mich.
Purdue University Northwest made another big step to full NCAA Division II membership with the NCAA’s approval of the athletic department’s advancement to year two of the three-year process.
Purdue Northwest received notification from the NCAA Division II Membership Committee that the program successfully completed candidacy year one in 2016-17 and was recommended to advance to candidacy year two. #RoarPride