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Northwestern Nearly Won a National Championship in a Way I Never Expected

By Ari Levin Northwestern is a national runner-up. I’ve thought to myself at times how cool it would be for Northwestern to win a national championship in my time here. In any sport. Olivia Rosendahl did that. And she’s amazing. Two years ago, Northwestern women’s golf lost in the match play championships and finished as the national runner-up. And I’m

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How One WNIT Play Epitomizes the Career of Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah

By Jack Lido Pallas Kunayi-Akpanah will forever go down in Northwestern Women’s basketball lore. Beyond etching her name in the team’s record book with more than 1,000 career rebounds, she leads by example, has outstanding hustle up and down the court, and by all accounts is a fantastic young person. Tonight, Northwestern faces Arizona in the WNIT Finals, which will

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Preview: Women’s Basketball Takes on James Madison With Title Berth on Line

By Ari Levin The Northwestern Wildcats women’s basketball team, winners of four straight, travels to Harrisonburg, Va. to take on the James Madison Dukes in the WNIT semifinals Wednesday. A win puts Northwestern in the finals. A loss ends their season and the career of Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah. James Madison is a good team that had a great season – though

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Northwestern Outlasts Kentucky in Music City Bowl

The 2017 Northwestern Wildcats started the season 2-3 with two losses to open Big Ten play. Friday night, they clinched their second 10-win season in three seasons and, for the first time in school history, back-to-back bowl game wins with a 24-23 victory over Kentucky in the 2017 Music City Bowl in Nashville. The battle of the Wildcats that injuries,

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Listen: Joe Hoscheit blasts a 3-run moonshot for Northwestern, Claeys drives in a run

In the Northwestern baseball team’s 6-5 loss to Indiana, Joe Hoscheit mashed 3-run homer to left field to bring the score to 4-3 in the first inning. Later in the ninth, a Jack Claeys RBI single brought the score to 6-5 before the Wildcats’ rally fell short. Listen to WNUR Sports’ own Sam Brief and Ryan Wangman on the call

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