Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Northwestern College and head coach Ben Karnish announced its schedule for the upcoming 2017 season.
The Red Raiders will open the year at Iowa Lakes CC in an exhibition match on August 17th.
Northwestern will play eight non-conference matches starting with three on the road at Jamestown, Sioux Falls, and Bellevue.
They will then follow up their road trip at home hosting the Pizza Ranch Classic where they will face Viterbo and Central (Kan.)
The Raiders then finish the non-conference season with matches against Presentation, York, and Buena Vista.
GPAC play will open at home against Midland University on Sept. 23. Northwestern will play at home against Midland, Mount Marty, Concordia, Morningside, and Hastings. Raiders will travel to Doane, Dakota Wesleyan, Dordt, College of Saint Mary's, and Briar Cliff.
Northwestern is coming off a fifth place finish in the GPAC with a 6-4 record, 10-8-1 overall.