Baseball Releases 2017 Schedule
Kirkeby Hired As Pitching Coach
Red Raiders Claim Postseason Academic Honor
Three Raiders Named 2nd Team All-GPAC
Northwestern has released its baseball schedule for the 2017 season. The Red Raiders have 50 games scheduled for the spring season, which includes 28 GPAC games.
Jared Kirkeby has been hired to take on the pitching duties at Northwestern as a full time assistant coach. Kirkeby, a 2012 graduate of Northwestern, returns to his alma mater after teaching/coaching in the Cherokee Community School District.
Three Northwestern College baseball players were named NAIA Scholar Athlete as announced by the national office earlier today.
Senior Zach Cortese and sophomores Raphael DeHoyos and Grant Lang earned Second Team All-GPAC honors for their efforts this season. Lang and Sr. Colin Sandbulte each earned GPAC Gold Gloves for their defensive work.
Northwestern College earned the fourth seed in the 2016 GPAC Baseball Tournament that will be held at two different sites (Fremont, Neb. and Sioux City, Iowa) later this week.