Stories by Jacob Munoz
The Wildcats went 2-2 in a rollercoaster finish to their season at the Athens Regional in Georgia.
In the highest-scoring championship game in Big Ten Tournament history, No. 4 seed Northwestern (36-17) fell to No. 2 seed Minnesota (39-15) 9-6 on Sunday in Madison, Wisconsin.
The team will face off against the #2 seed Golden Gophers in the tournament’s finale, a team they went 2-1 against in a three-game March series.
NU softball's success this season has come in no small part thanks to Weinberg first-year phenom Rachel Lewis, who was recently named a unanimous selection to the All-Big Ten First Team.
From Friday to Sunday, Northwestern (34-16, 14-8 Big Ten) lost two of three games (by scores of 1-7, 4-2, 3-4) to the Badgers (27-20, 11-9 Big Ten) in the final regular season series before the conference tournament.
They took 3 of 4 W’s, in fact, in their final home games of the season versus Loyola-Chicago and Iowa. The Wildcats (32-14, 13-6 Big Ten) defeated the Ramblers (22-25) 4-1 while winning two of three (4-1, 0-3, 6-2) against the Hawkeyes (20-28, 6-13 Big Ten).
Northwestern’s softball program doesn’t have an official team number, but after their weekend series at Rutgers, they should consider it.
Northwestern softball (25-13, 8-5 B1G) wasn’t excused from the elements. What was supposed to be a three-game series against a No. 22 Ohio State team turned into a weather-delayed, partially-canceled mess.
Northwestern womens lacrosse will continue to have their eyes fixed on a goal that has eluded them since 2012: a national championship.
The team finished ninth out of 10 teams in overall points, their second straight ninth-place result.
“'If we’re gonna go out, we’re gonna go out swinging.'”
Junior Olivia Rosendahl became just the second Wildcat diver to ever win an event in the Big Ten Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships.
The women's basketball team couldn't match the men's Michigan upset in their face-off on Thursday.
The hope for two straight tournament trips isn’t dead just yet, folks.
This weekend's triple-dual meet was not kind to NU swimming and diving. But if there’s reason to stay optimistic after tough losses, it can be found in their time to prepare for the future.