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Tennis teams prepare for spring

Cameron Tyler Page, Sports Writer

March 20

Filed under Sports

The PNW men’s tennis team improved their overall record to 7-1 with a 6-3 win against Central College on March 4. Moritz Gisy, freshman, won at No. 1 singles to improve to 8-0. He beat his opponent in straight sets, 6-1 and 6-2. ...

Fitness and Recreation Center offers new group fitness classes

Cameron Tyler Page, Sports Writer

March 7

Filed under Sports

The Fitness and Recreation Center at the Hammond Campus is offering new group exercise classes this spring semester. The classes range from Zumba and yoga to cardio, and abs and core. The classes are taught by certified...

Softball team off to winning start under new head coach

Joshua Bertossi, Sports Writer

March 7

Filed under Sports

The PNW softball team swept Midway College 14-5 and 14-2 on March 4. The team holds a 4-2 overall record for the 2016-17 season under new head coach Ritchie Richardson. Richardson said he believes this is a successful start to the beginning...

The man behind intramurals

Joshua Bertossi, Sports Writer

February 21

Filed under Sports

Matt Dudzik, assistant athletic director for facilities and recreational sports, is the wizard behind the curtain that makes the magic of intramurals come to life for PNW students. Dudzik said increasing the amount of intramu...

A seat at the table: faculty gain input on athletic decisions

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

February 7

Filed under Sports

The creation of a new intercollegiate athletics committee was approved by the faculty senate on Jan. 20. According to faculty senate document 16-02, “It is a committee that reports to the chancellor by the governing rules...