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On and off the court, Deno scores

Karina Jimenez, Staff Editor

December 19, 2016

Filed under Sports

Cassidy Deno, senior and guard for the PNW women’s basketball team, said she hasn’t stopped playing basketball since she started in the third grade. Through basketball, Deno said she has learned how to work with others,...

Cordova competes at NAIA nationals

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

November 29, 2016

Filed under Sports

Salvador Cordova, junior, placed 149th out of the 331 runners at the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletic national cross-country meet. Cordova ran a time of 26:19 for the 8-kilometer race. Nicole Hartford, interim...

Men’s soccer team loses first round of NAIA Nationals

Karina Jimenez, Sports Editor

November 29, 2016

Filed under Sports

The PNW men’s soccer season came to an end after the soccer team lost 3-1 against Davenport in the first round of the NAIA Nationals. Chris Rassel, junior midfielder, scored the men’s soccer team goal with a free kick in...

New development officer brings charisma to PNW

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

November 29, 2016

Filed under Sports

PNW Athletics hired Brandon Swanson as its development officer on Oct. 10. Swanson graduated from Saint Xavier University in 2015 with a degree in mass communication and a concentration in sport broadcasting. Swanson said...

Leo voted as new PNW mascot

Leo voted as new PNW mascot

November 14, 2016

PNW’s first Homecoming Extravaganza

Cameron Tyler Page, Sports Writer

November 14, 2016

Filed under Sports

Students competed and raced against teachers during the Homecoming Extravaganza. PNW hosted its first ever Homecoming Extravaganza directed by the Office of Student Life Nov. 1 at the Fitness and Recreation Center. The event...

The Pride First Roar

Karina Jimenez, Sports Editor

November 14, 2016

Filed under Sports

PNW men’s soccer team will head to the NAIA national tournament after qualifying last Friday. The men’s soccer team will be the first PNW team to go to nationals. Despite losing in the semifinals, the men’s soccer team...