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Students attend Fall Sports festival, meet the teams

Juan Goana, Sports Writer

October 7, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Fall Sports Festival introduced PNW sports teams in Dowling Park in Hammond, Indiana on Sep. 24. The festivities began with an introduction by Thomas Keon, PNW chancellor. Rick Costello, PNW athletic director, and Nicole...

Advancing to the NCAA

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

October 7, 2016

Filed under Sports

PNW won an appeal to overturn the NCAA’s July 15 decision to reject the university from admission during a hearing on Sept. 27. Rick Costello, athletic director, said the support from both the faculty and student body as...

PNW Westville’s intramural program

Jacob Moore, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

Filed under Sports

Now that the Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex building is available for use and there is more facility space for intramural programs, Intramural Director Shane Prance has a lineup of activities planned for PNW’s...

Fall Intramurals preview 2016: baking contest, beanbags tournament, college bowl pick ‘em

Karina Jimenez, Sports Editor

September 20, 2016

Filed under Columns, Sports

Intramurals has already started with six sports, including dodgeball, go-karting, four-on-four floor hockey, soccer field goal contest, home run derby and its ongoing “Intra Mural” contest, where participants design a mural. Chess...

Pride in a job well done

Pride in a job well done

September 7, 2016

Going back and forth: PNW sports teams to travel for practices and games

Karina Jimenez, Sports Editor

September 7, 2016

Filed under Sports

Due to the Hammond and Westville campuses unifying and becoming one team per sport, the campuses will divide PNW athletic’s practices and games. Rick Costello, PNW athletics director, said the men’s and women’s basketball...

NCAA denies PNW’s Division II bid

NCAA denies PNW’s Division II bid

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

August 29, 2016

Filed under Sports