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PNW prepares for NCAA process

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

May 1, 2017

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PNW athletics will begin competing in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, a NCAA DII conference, for the 2017-18 athletic season. PNW was accepted into the NCAA DII membership process on Sept. 27 due to the...

PNW’s 2017 baseball gallery

Brooke Sotelo, Photo Editor

May 1, 2017

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Community competes in PNW Pride Classic

Maria Elena Miller, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

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On Saturday April 1, 2017 the first ever 3-on-3 Pride Classic took place at the DSSAC located on the Westville campus. This event was put on by Alumni Affairs, as well as nine other sponsors, and was open to the public for...

PNW softball splits doubleheader

Cameron Tyler Page, Sports Writer

April 18, 2017

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The PNW softball team split a doubleheader against Trinity International University on April 11. In the first game, the Pride fell 6-7 in extra innings. In the second game, the Pride won 6-0. The team improved to a 17-16-1...

Kicking and swinging

Kicking and swinging

April 18, 2017

Women’s golf competes during first spring season

Sungdo Im, Sports Writer

April 4, 2017

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PNW women’s golf participated in the UPike Invite on March 4 and 5. The UPike Invite was hosted by University of Pikeville at Stone Crest Golf Course in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. Randy Wexter, head coach, said the team played...

Tennis teams prepare for spring

Cameron Tyler Page, Sports Writer

March 20, 2017

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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, 2017

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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, 2017

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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...