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Northwestern Wildcats

Northwestern Wildcats
The WIldcats are the athletic teams of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The school colors are purple and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The women's lacrosse team has won the National Championship five times and the football team has been ranked No. 1 twice in school history. Famous athletes include Joe Girardi, Mike Adamle, Luke Donald, Betty Robinson, Todd Martin, Otto Graham and Matt Grevers.
The WIldcats are the athletic teams of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The school colors are purple and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The women's lacrosse team has won the National Championship five times and the football team has been ranked No. 1 twice in school history. Famous athletes include Joe Girardi, Mike Adamle, Luke Donald, Betty Robinson, Todd Martin, Otto Graham and Matt Grevers. « Show less

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  • Patterson Mill, Fallston win boys lacrosse state semifinals

    For the first time in Harford County boys lacrosse history, two teams from within Harford's borders played their way into the state finals, where the two will play each other Tuesday evening at UMBC. The drama unfolded Friday and Saturday at Bel Air High...
  • Roundup: Syracuse women top Florida, 13-9

    The Syracuse women's lacrosse team advanced to the NCAA Division I tournament final four with a 13-9 win over visiting Florida on Saturday. The fourth-seeded Orange (18-3) will make its second straight appearance, and its fourth since 2008, in the...
  • Baltimore-area players lead Florida into its first women's lacrosse final four

    Baltimore-area players lead Florida into its first women's lacrosse final four
    When Sam Farrell visited the University of Florida on her women's lacrosse recruiting trip three years ago, there wasn't much to see. No lacrosse facility. No locker rooms. No team. No tradition. Coach Amanda O'Leary didn't even have an assistant coach....
  • Previewing the men's and women's NCAA tournament semifinals

    MEN At Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Mass. No. 1 Loyola (16-1) vs. No. 4 Notre Dame Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Comment: The Greyhounds have a 12-5 lead in the series, but the Fighting Irish have won the past four meetings. However, Saturday's contest will be...
  • Maryland, Northwestern set to vie for spot in women's lacrosse title game

    Maryland, Northwestern set to vie for spot in women's lacrosse title game
    Maryland and Northwestern haven't played during the regular season since 2007, but the two most successful NCAA women's lacrosse tournament teams are well-acquainted with each other. In 2010, the Terrapins won their 10th NCAA title by beating the...
  • Close friends Cathy Reese, Jen Adams meet for the first time in NCAA quarterfinals

    Close friends Cathy Reese, Jen Adams meet for the first time in NCAA quarterfinals
    When Maryland lacrosse coach Cathy Reese told her 5-year-old son Brody last week that the Terrapins might play Loyola and coach Jen Adams in the NCAA quarterfinals, Brody was all smiles. "Mommy, that's so great. You can play each other and tie and both...
  • Terps earn highest seed among 4 Md. women's teams

    Terps earn highest seed among 4 Md. women's teams
    Before Sunday night's NCAA Division I women's lacrosse tournament brackets were announced, Maryland appeared headed for a top-four seed, but the dominoes had to fall just right for Loyola and Towson to earn their first-round home games. Navy will take...
  • Notebook: Ex-Salisbury star Bradman chosen in NLL draft

    Notebook: Ex-Salisbury star Bradman chosen in NLL draft
    Former Salisbury midfielder Sam Bradman, the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Outstanding Player of the Year, was chosen by the Minnesota Swarm with the 24th overall pick (third round) in the National Lacrosse League draft on Monday...
  • Women's D-I field may be tighter than ever at the top

    Women's D-I field may be tighter than ever at the top
    Just how close is the top of this year’s women’s Division I tournament bracket? Well, I wouldn’t bet an acre of the farm on anyone. Top-seeded Florida is the obvious favorite, of course,¬†after beating defending champion Northwestern...
  • Terps' Schwarzmann among 5 women's Tewaaraton finalists

    Terps' Schwarzmann among 5 women's Tewaaraton finalists
    Maryland’s Katie Schwarzmann is one of five finalists announced Thursday for the Tewaaraton Award as the top player in the women’s college game. Schwarzmann, also a finalist last season, joins John Carroll graduate Brittany Dashiell, from...
  • Women's lacrosse Player of the Week: Shannon Gilroy, Florida

    Women's lacrosse Player of the Week: Shannon Gilroy, Florida
    Shannon Gilroy, Florida Freshman, Northport, N.Y., midfielder In Saturday's American Lacrosse Conference tournament final, Gilroy single-handedly matched Northwestern with seven goals in the Gators' 14-7 victory that earned the third-year program the...
  • Tar Heels build on early lead to beat Mids, 14-7

    Jasmine DePompeo had four goals and one assist, but Navy fell to North Carolina, 14-7, in the NCAA first round Saturday. The host Tar Heels (15-3) used a 5-0 run to take a 7-3 lead with 6:31 remaining in the first half, and the Midshipmen (18-3) were...