The honors keep rolling in for Valparaiso University women’s soccer junior Cory Griffith (Lemont, Ill./Providence Catholic),the latest coming this week as she was named a Second Team Scholar All-North/Central Region honoree by United Soccer Coaches for her work on the field and in the classroom.
Purdue Northwest Athletics wants to recognize and congratulate all of its former student-athletes who graduated over the weekend. The new graduates are listed below along with the type of degree they received. Good luck to all of our graduates as they move on to the next chapters of their lives. Thank you for everything you did for Pride Athletics!
The Valparaiso University track and field teams have released their schedule for the 2018 outdoor season. The schedule starts with trips to Louisiana and Texas before the Crusaders will stay within the Midwest for the rest of their meets.
Having already surpassed their win total from last season, the Calumet College of St. Joseph women's basketball team wanted to keep that positive momentum going when they welcomed Great Lakes Christian College to the Rittenmeyer Center. 30 points off the bench helped the Wave do just that, winning their second game in three attempts 57-49 Wednesday evening in Whiting.
The freshman girls’ basketball team defeated Crown Point 27-24 this past Thursday night. Lucia Otten scored 12 points and Payton Gallowitch had 4 rebounds and 4 assists. The play of the game (and the year thus far) was a deflected pass by Ryanne Reese who then went to the floor to recover the ball, flipped it to Lucia who passed ahead to Sydney Vorrier for a critical basket. Nice win ladies and great team effort! On Tuesday, they travelled to LaPorte to take on the Slicers. Valpo held on to win 27-24. Sydney Vorrier led the Vikings with 8 points, 7 rebounds and 3 steals. The key to the game was the Vikes inside defense and rebounding.
Loaded with basketball talent and tradition, the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame proudly announces their 2018 women’s induction class, to be honored at the 17th annual Women’s Awards Banquet on Saturday, April 28, 2018.
Crown Point Parks and Recreation Department has announced the format and dates for their "Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday Night Happy Hour" adult volleyball league. All volleyball matches will be played at “Ignite Elite Volleyball Courts” located at 1516 North Main Street in Crown Point, Indiana. Team entry fee is as follows:
Calumet College of St. Joseph's Devin Harrison (SR/Chicago, Ill.) used his long-range artistry during the week of Nov. 27 through Dec. 3 to garner Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week honors, which were announced Tuesday morning by the league office.
A standout both on the field and in the classroom, Valparaiso University women’s soccer senior Grace Rogers (Woodbury, Minn./Woodbury) is one of 11 players who are CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American selections, as released by the organization on Thursday. Rogers is the fifth player in Valpo women’s soccer history to be named an Academic All-American.