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Northwood University Athletic Events This Week

Northwood University Athletic Events This Week


Athletes of the Week (Oct. 14-20)

Julie Shields

Soccer - Senior

*GLIAC Defensive Player of the Week*

Shields picked up two shutouts in a pair of 1-0 Northwood wins last week. She made seven saves in the Timberwolves' win over Findlay on Friday before making two saves in another 1-0 win over Tiffin on Sunday. Shields ranks third in the GLIAC in goals-against (1.03) and fifth in save percentage (.815).


Paul Ostby

Golf - Senior

Paul Ostby lead the Northwood men’s golf team to a record-breaking win at the Cedarville Invitational, claiming medalist honors at the event. He shot a personal-best two-round total of 139, carding rounds of 70 and 69 on the par-72 layout. Ostby led Northwood to a team score of one-over par 577, which is the lowest 36-hole total in school history. The Timberwolves won the event by 44 shots over second place Ohio Dominican (621).


Take a Selfie at Tropical Smoothie Cafe on S. Saginaw Rd. (behind Walgreens) and post to #NUSelfie on twitter for your chance to win FREE smoothies for a YEAR!

ACE Hammer Award

All football season, sign up to win a $25 gift card to Ace Hardware (downtown Midland) by submitting your nominee for the ACE Hammer Award to #ACEHammer on twitter for the biggest hit of each game!


Take a Selfie with the Family Fare shopping cart and post to #NUSelfie on twitter for your chance to win a gift card to Family Fare!




UPCOMING EVENTS (10.21.15-10.27.15)

Football vs. SVSU - Saturday (1pm)

 Keep a look out for Woody to give away FREE NU gear throughout the week

 Get your FREE NU t-shirts at the NU Tailgate – starting at 10am

 STUDENTS: wear your “Paint it Blue” t-shirts in the student-section

 All Football Alumni will be recognized at halftime, Alumni are also invited to a reception after the game

 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees will be recognized at halftime

 Before the tailgate, be sure to check out the 4th Annual NU Fall Fitfest 5K Run/Walk that starts at 9:30am – For more info CLICK HERE

 TICKETS: Adults ($7), Students and Seniors ($4), NU Students (FREE - with ID)







For more info, contact:

Sara Pawlaczyk
Director of Marketing & Promotions 989-837-4381