Evavold named GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports softball player-of-the-week.

April 09, 2019

Dordt’s Rachel Evavold is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports softball player-of-the-week. Evavold, a junior from Bloomington, Minnesota, posted posting a .625 batting average, going 10-of-16, with a 1.18 slugging percentage. She had two homeruns, a pair of

More Playing Fields & Green Space Possible For Sioux Center

March 28, 2019

The City of Sioux Center is working with the Sioux Center Community School District on a site plan near the new school that could include much-needed playing fields and green space for the community. With the district

Dordt athletes recognized by GPAC

March 28, 2019

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following women’s outdoor track & field athletes-of-the-week for events held March 18-24, 2019. Field Events – Cori De

Den Herder to run for Defenders

March 26, 2019

Avery Den Herder, a senior at Sioux Center High School, has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender and track programs. Den Herder earned cross country all-district honors in 2018 and all-conference honors in

Hilger Named NSCA All-American

March 26, 2019

Northwestern College volleyball player Lauryn Hilger was named to the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) All-American team announced by the association Monday. Nominated by Northwestern College Strength and Conditioning Coach Kyle Ochsner, Hilger’s is among 15

Pavlik Signs with the Raiders

March 25, 2019

Corbin Pavlik (Modale, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his football and wrestling careers at Northwestern College next fall. Pavlik is a 6’2″, 225-pound defensive end/linebacker/tailback who played three years for the West Harrison

NAIA Men’s Basketball National Championship to Remain in Kansas City

March 25, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced on Friday a new four-year agreement to ensure men’s basketball champions continue to be crowned at historic Municipal Auditorium. Kansas City, the Heart of America

Northwestern football recruits

March 22, 2019

Hunter Vick (Olathe, Kan.) has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northwestern College next fall. Vick is a 6’0”, 285-pound offensive lineman who played two years for the Olathe South High School

Northwestern athletic recruits

March 21, 2019

Orange City, Iowa — Michael Storey (Spencer, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northwestern College next year. A 6’3”, 185-pound wide receiver and defensive back, Storey played three years for

Lynott To Play Football At Northwestern

March 20, 2019

Jake Lynott of Hawarden, Iowa has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northwestern College next fall. Lynott comes to the Red Raiders after a semester at Augustana College (S.D.). Lynott completed a

Pottebaum to play basketball at Northwestern

March 18, 2019

Erika Pottebaum (Hull, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue her basketball career at Northwestern College next year. Pottebaum is a 5’10” guard who recently completed a standout, four-year career playing for the Boyden-Hull High School basketball

Van Der Werff to run Cross County and Track and Northwestern

March 18, 2019

Orange City, Iowa — Jakob VanDer Werff (Orange City, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his cross country and track and field careers at Northwestern College next fall. VanDer Werff has had a standout

Northwestern hosting “Season Celebration”

March 18, 2019

The Northwestern College Athletic Department is hosting a “Season Celebration” for women’s basketball and indoor track nationals on Monday, March 18 at 7:00 PM in the Bultman Center. This celebration will recognize the accomplishments of this year’s

Dordt Defender Gold Club all-star game

March 18, 2019

The Defender Gold Club hosted the Annual American State Bank High School All Star Games on Saturday, March 16. Kassidy Pingel of Cherokee and Cade Bleeker from Sioux Center were chosen as the game most valuable players.

Hillbrands Honorable Mention All-American

March 14, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the 2019 Division II Men’s Basketball All-America teams on Thursday. Cameron Hunt, of Southwestern College named National Player of the Year. Jay Wolfe of Briar