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PNW Athletics Recognizes Student-Athletes at Dean’s List Breakfast

Westville, Ind. – Celebrating the academic achievements of many of its student-athletes who made the Dean’s List during the 2016-17 academic year, Purdue Northwest Athletics held its annual Dean’s List Breakfast Friday at the James B. Dworkin Student Services & Activities Complex in Westville, Ind.


Purdue Northwest Softball Releases its 2018 Spring Schedule

Hammond, Ind. & Westville, Ind. – First-year head coach Niki Stansell recently announced the 2018 schedule for the Purdue Northwest softball team on the PNW Athletics website at pnwathletics.com. The Pride open the season with three tournaments before kicking off Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play at Dowling Park in Hammond with a doubleheader against Saginaw Valley State University (Mich.).


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

HAMMOND & WESTVILLE, Ind. - Corporate sponsor Northwestern Mutual of Crown Point is proud to announce that Purdue Northwest junior softball player Tessa Steffens (Litchfield, Ill./Litchfield) was named the Northwestern Mutual Scholar-Athlete of the Game during Saturday's men's basketball game against William Jewell College (Mo.) at H.D. Kesling Gymnasium at the James B. Dworkin Student Services & Activities Complex in Westville, Ind.


PNW Athletics To Host The Pride Spooktacular at Dowling Park on Oct. 30

Hammond, Ind. & Westville, Ind. – Partnering with Special Olympics of Lake County Indiana, the Purdue Northwest Athletics Department will host “The Pride Spooktacular” on Monday, October 30, at Dowling Park in Hammond, Ind. The special event runs from 4 to 6 p.m. and is open to the general public.


Purdue Northwest Set to Host 2nd Annual Fall Sports Festival on Sept. 9

HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – For the second straight year, the Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department will host its annual Fall Sports Festival at Dowling Park in Hammond, Ind. The Fall Sports Festival, which takes place on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 12 to 4 p.m., will feature six different Pride teams competing on their respective fields.


PNW Athletics Top 15 Countdown: No. 6, Softball Defeats St. Ambrose in CCAC Opening Round

HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – The No. 6 spot on the Top 15 countdown goes to the Purdue University Northwest softball team, who shutout St. Ambrose in the opening round of the CCAC Postseason Tournament on May 4.


PNW Athletics Top 15 Countdown: No.15, Kotzo Walks Off Against St. Ambrose

HAMMOND, IND. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – Every weekday until Aug. 4, we will add a new moment to our top 15 countdown to remember the greatest moments from the 2016-17 academic year.


PNW Approved for Year Two of NCAA Membership

HAMMOND, Ind., & WESTVILLE, IND. — 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.


Eight Members From Softball Squad Named to NFCA Scholar-Athlete Team

HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. – The Purdue University Northwest softball program had six members of the 2016-17 squad earn National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athlete honors.


PNW Student-Athletes Complete Banner Academic Year

HAMMOND, Ind., AND WESTVILLE, Ind. — The Purdue University Northwest athletic department made history with the latest release of the 2017 Spring Semester Academic report, as Pride student-athletes attained the highest-ever grade point average in program history.