We enter week 5 with the KIWA Nation and the Coach tied for first.
Orange City Iowa — Three Northwestern College graduates will be inducted into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, Sept. 29. The honorees, along with the 2018–19 Red Raider Club Coaches of the Year and Barnabas Award recipients, will be recognized at a luncheon at 11 a.m. in the Vermeer South Dining Room and at halftime of the football game against Doane, which starts at 1:30 p.m.
A native of Rock Valley, Iowa, Deb Remmerde-Leusink ended her playing career at Northwestern College with a 108-26 record, including a 2006 NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship semifinals appearance, a 2007 quarterfinalist finish and ultimately a 2008 National Championship title for her team.
The Dordt Defenders had a slow start and were unable to overcome a 21-0 deficit and fell 24-21 at home to the Doane Tigers on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Center.
Jacob Kalogonis rushed for two touchdowns and the Raider D added two more scores as No.5 Northwestern cruised to a 49-20 win over #24 Midland in the Red Raiders home opener.
Northwest Iowa — Saturday means college football and volleyball tournaments. The Sheldon Orab volleyball squad had a rare weekend off.