No.10 Northwestern College earned its first postseason win in 11 years with a dominating 55-7 road win over No.7 and previously unbeaten Langston (Okla.) in a NAIA Football Championship Series-First Round match-up played this afternoon at W.E. Anderson Stadium.
Northwest Iowa — The Northwestern Red Raiders opened the football playoffs on the road Saturday while Morningside was at home to start their playoff push on Saturday.
Orange City, Iowa — No.10 Northwestern College will meet No.7 Langston (Okla.) in a NAIA Football Championship Series-1st Round match-up between top 10 teams this weekend. Kickoff at W.E. Anderson Stadium in Langston, Okla. is scheduled for 2pm. Northwestern is 9-1 on the season and Langston brings an unbeaten 10-0 record into Saturday’s game.
Cedar Falls Iowa — The falls sports season came to a close for high school athletics with the final round of football Championship Games at the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls on Friday. The 1A, 2A and 4A Championships were the last to be decided.
The 2017 Preseason Girls Basketball rankings are out and Western Christian starts out the season ranked #4 in Class 2A. Other teams ranked in 2A include West Sioux at the 8 spot and Okoboji in 13th. Class 3A is topped by last year’s State runner-up Sioux Center, and Cherokee is at #4. LeMars is ranked in the 5 spot in Class 4A, along with Heelan at 12th and SBL in the 14th position.
The Dordt College women’s cross country team will be competing at the 2017 NAIA National Championship on Saturday, November 18. The women’s race will be run at 1:30 pm (Central).