HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. -- Weather changed the schedule for the Purdue University Northwest softball team this weekend as the Pride will not take part in the cancelled Midwest Region Crossover at University of Southern Indiana and will instead play four games this weekend at Grand Park in Westfield, Ind.
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.
Westfield, Ind. – After trailing 4-0 in the fourth inning, the Purdue Northwest softball team fought back, but came up short in a 6-4 loss to University of Indianapolis in its season opener Saturday afternoon at Grant Park in Westfield, Ind. The Pride were also scheduled to play Rockhurst University (Mo.) following the UIndy match-up, but the game was cancelled due to snow.
HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. -- The Purdue University Northwest softball team begins its season on the road Saturday as the Pride travel to Westfield, Ind., at Grand Park to take on the University of Indianapolis and Rockhurst University.
HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. – Purdue Northwest softball coach Niki Stansell has announced the recent signings of five players for the 2018-19 season. All five incoming players will enter PNW as freshmen next fall. Two members of the incoming class hail from the state of Indiana with one coming from Michigan and two more from Illinois.
HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. - Purdue University Northwest softball coach Niki Stansell will host a series of hitting and pitching camps later this month. The hitting camps (two sessions) are scheduled to take place on Monday, January 15, at Triple Crown All Stars in Schererville. The pitching camp is slated for Sunday, January 28, at PNW’s Fitness & Recreation Center on its Hammond campus.
Purdue Northwest Softball Travels to Westfield for Games After Schedule Changes
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