Morning Roundup: May 9, 2016
A busy weekend took place for Northwestern sports teams. Here’s what happened…
- The lacrosse team made it to the Big Ten Tournament championship game but ultimately fell to Maryland.
- Dan Waldman discusses how a big second-half run by the Terrapins ultimately sunk the Cats.
- Despite the loss, the lacrosse team earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament and will face Louisville in the first round on Friday.
- Joe Wilkinson recaps a successful run for the women’s golf team, which won their NCAA Regional bracket by 18 strokes.
- In September, the Northwestern football team will host two prime time games against Duke and Nebraska.
- Former baseball captain Kyle Ruchim had his contract with the independent Schaumburg Boomers purchased by the Chicago White Sox.
And here’s a look at Monday’s back page: