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PNW Top 15 Moments of 2017-18 | #9: Women's XC Takes First, Cordova Places 1st Overall at PNW Classic

HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – The Purdue University Northwest athletics department was highlighted by many firsts, school records and other academic and athletic success during the 2017-18 season.


PNW Student-Athletes Shine Academically For Spring Semester

HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – The Purdue Northwest student-athletes shined in the classroom again with the recent release of the 2018 Spring Semester Academic report. Over 200 student-athletes combined to average a collective grade point average (GPA) of 3.21.


PNW’s SAAC Holds Another Successful “Handprints for Hope” Event

HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – For the second straight year, Purdue Northwest’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), spearheaded by senior cross country runner Salvador Cordova (Hammond, Ind./Bishop Noll), led an effort to spread sexual assault awareness across both Pride campuses.


Purdue Northwest Athletics Holds Second Annual Leo Awards

WESTVILLE, Ind. - The Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department recently held its second annual Leo Awards to honor and celebrate the athletic and academic achievements of its student-athletes and teams from the 2017-18 academic year. The ceremony was held in the Great Hall at the James B. Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex in Westville, Ind.


Purdue Northwest Athletics Achieves Academic Excellence

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.


Northwestern Mutual Honors PNW's Peters As Scholar-Athlete of the Game

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.


PNW’s Cordova Named National Semifinalist for Wooden Cup

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.