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Four Northwestern College football players claimed NAIA Scholar Athlete honors as announced by the national office earlier today.
Sam Van Ginkel has been named a first team NAIA/AFCA All-American as announced by the American Football Coaches' Association earlier today.
Northwestern College will open the 2017 football season against Friends (Kan.) in the third year of the GPAC vs KCAC Challenge.
Riley Anderson (Milford, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northwestern College next fall.
Garrett Sayler (Sibley, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northwestern College next fall.
T.J. Spykstra claimed CoSIDA Academic All-America College Division Football team honors as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America national office.
Northwestern College had 15 football players claim all-conference honors as announced by the GPAC office earlier today.
Northwestern College came up just short in its upset bid against No.5 Morningside, falling 14-13 to the Mustangs this afternoon at Olson Field in Sioux City, Iowa.
T.J. Spykstra was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District NAIA Football team as announced by the national office earlier today.
Northwestern College was outscored 17-0 in the second half as the Red Raiders lost to No. 8 Doane 24-12 in the final home game of the season played this afternoon on Korver Field at DeValois Stadium.
Saturday's home football game against Doane will also be Service Appreciation Day - All active and retired military, fire, law enforcement and emergency service personnel are invited to attend the game free of charge as guests of Northwestern College.
Sam Van Ginkel (Rock Valley, Iowa) earned NAIA Football Defensive Player of the Week as announced by the national office this evening.
Sam Van Ginkel (Rock Valley, Iowa) earned GPAC Defensive Player of the Week honors as announced by the league office earlier today.
Jacob Kalogonis rushed for 178 yards and the Raider D dominated play in leading Northwestern to a 41-0 win over (RV) Midland this afternoon at DeValois Stadium.
Miscues proved to be the Red Raiders' undoing in their 44-27 loss at No. 15 Dakota Wesleyan in a conference match-up played today at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, S.D.
Northwestern College scored 50 unanswered second-half points in a record-setting 64-16 win over Dordt College in a GPAC football match-up played this afternoon in Sioux Center, Iowa. The Red Raiders earned their third straight win and improved to 3-1 in GPAC play, 3-3 overall.
T.J. Spykstra was named the GPAC Offensive Player of the Week honors as announced by the league office earlier today.
Jonathan Kodama threw for 408 yards and four touchdowns in leading Northwestern to a 48-16 win over Hastiings for its Homecoming game this afternoon at DeValois Stadium.
Northwestern College totaled a season-high 556 yards in earning a 42-6 home win over Briar Cliff in a GPAC match-up played tonight under the lights of DeValois Stadium.
Northwestern College opened conference play with a 9-7 road loss to No. 20 Concordia in a match-up played today at Bulldogs Stadium in Seward, Neb.
Big plays on both sides of the ball cost Northwestern College in its 42-13 loss to No. 21 Dickinson State in a non-conference match-up played today in Dickinson, N.D.
Cedrick Phillips connected with T.J. Brown for a late go-ahead touchdown as (RV) Sterling College edged Northwestern College 28-21 in a match-up played today at DeValois Stadium in Orange City, Iowa.
More preseason honors for Sam Van Ginkel as Instant Scouting/National Mock Drafts recognized the senior defensive end on their preseason All-American team.
The Northwestern College football team will host its annual media day on Monday, August 22 at 3:30pm on Korver Field at DeValois Stadium.
The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) released both the preseason football coaches' and media polls this afternoon and Northwestern was picked to finish fifth and fourth, respectively.