Morningside wins 2018-19 GPAC All-Sports Trophy

May 09, 2019

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The 2018-19 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) athletic season is complete and with 177.5 points Morningside is the GPAC All-Sports Champion. All 21 sports for the year have been totaled. The GPAC All-Sports

2019 GPAC Softball All-Conference Honors

May 08, 2019

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The 2019 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Softball All-Conference team has been announced after a vote of league coaches. This year’s GPAC All-Conference Team consists of a first-team, second-team, and an honorable mention

GPAC Baseball all-conference

May 08, 2019

10 Northwestern College players were named as the GPAC baseball all-conference teams were announced. The 2019 GPAC All-Conference team consists of a firth-Team, second-team, and an honorable mention list, along with a gold glove. Five Red Raiders

Three Red Raiders Claim All-Conference Honors

May 08, 2019

Three Red Raiders were named to the 2018-19 GPAC Women’s Golf All-Conference team as announced by the league office earlier today. Chanda Zomermaand was named to the 15-player first team and earned the postseason honor for the

Northwestern’s Badura Headlines 2018-19 All-Conference Team

May 08, 2019

Caleb Badura was named the GPAC Player of the Year and headlines the 2018-19 Men’s Golf All-Conference team as announced by the league officer earlier today. Badura is one of three Red Raiders to receive postseason recognition,

2019 GPAC Women’s Tennis All-Conference Team Announced

May 06, 2019

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) has announced the Women’s Tennis All-Conference selections for 2019.  Kelsey Brown from Hastings has been named the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Women’s Tennis Player-of-the-Year, while David DeSimone from

Bronner to join the Defender volleyball program

May 02, 2019

Jori Bronner, a senior at Unity Christian High School, has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender volleyball program. Bronner had 364 kills as a senior while averaging 3.43 kills per set with 294

Wieringa to join the Defender softball program

May 02, 2019

Erin Wieringa, a senior at Unity Christian, has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender softball program. Wieringa batted .415 last season with 27 hits, five doubles, 21 runs batted in and 5 runs

Stuit named week’s GPAC womens track athlete-of-the-week

May 01, 2019

Anmarie Stuit of Dordt is this week’s track athlete-of-the-week. Stuit, a freshman from Sheldon, Iowa, the best time in the GPAC in the 400 hurdles and is seventh on the NAIA list. She won the event at

Anderson to run for Dordt

May 01, 2019

Joe Anderson, a senior at George Little Rock High School (Iowa), has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender cross country and track programs. Anderson has qualified for the Iowa High School State Cross

Groeneweg invited to Vikings Rookie mini-camp

April 29, 2019

Iowa Hawkeye kick returner and receiver Kyle Groeneweg has been invited to attend the Minnesota Vikings rookie mini-camp at Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center on Friday on a tryout basis. The former West Lyon standout from Inwood

Van Ginkel Selected by Dolphins

April 29, 2019

The Miami Dolphins selected Wisconsin linebacker, and former Boyden-Hull.Rock Valley standout Andrew Van Ginkel in the NFL Draft. Van Ginkel was taken in the 5th round with the 151st overall selection. The 6-3 241 pound Van Ginkel

Northwestern athletes earn GPAC honors

April 24, 2019

Rebekah Muilenburg of Northwestern is this week’s GPAC women track athlete-of-the-week. Muilenburg, a senior from Orange City, Iowa, anchored the winning 4×800 relay team at the Red Raider open that met the NAIA provisional mark and has

Northwestern Red Raiders are teaming up to help fill Chemo Comfort Care Bags

April 23, 2019

Instead of an entrance fee to their Spring football game on Saturday, April 27th, Northwestern College is asking for donations. These donations are for items needed to help fill “Chemo Comfort Care Bags”. If you prefer to

The Drake Relay qualifiers announced

April 22, 2019

College MEN 800-meter run Area qualifiers: Matthew Van Eps, Dordt. Peter Hollinger, Northwestern. 4×100 relay – college Area qualifiers: Dordt, Northwestern. 4×200 relay Area qualifiers: Northwestern, Dordt, 4×400 relay Area qualifiers: Northwestern, Dordt. 4×800 relay – college