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De Haan and Metzger earn GPAC Volleyball weekly honors

Northwestern’s Jazlin De Haan is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Volleyball Attacker-of-the-Week. De Haan, a junior, from Orange City, Iowa, helped the Red Raiders to a 5-0 record on the week and increased their set win streak to 27 straight sets. She notched double-digit kills in every match, except against No. 6 Park, putting down 70 kills with a .333 percentage. She averaged 4.67 kills/set and continues to lead the GPAC in that category (4.52), and is fifth in the NAIA.

Northwestern middle blocker Zavyr Metzger is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Volleyball Defender-of-the-Week. Metzger, a sophomore from Larchwood, Iowa, tallied 29 blocks in the five Red Raider matches last week, averaging 1.93 per set on the week. She set a new career-high with 10 blocks in the 3-0 win over No. 6-ranked Park. Additionally, she continues to lead the GPAC in blocks per set at 1.96, which sits second in the NAIA.


Dordt names new baseball coach

Dordt University has announced the hiring of Ian Eshelman to serve as head baseball coach. “I am thrilled to announce Ian

Laven Named GCAA/PING All-American

NORMAN, Okla. – Northwestern college men’s golfer Jackson Laven has been selected to the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) PING