Purdue Northwest (Ind.)


Formerly Purdue-Calumet, the Purdue Northwest Pride enter the NAIA Division II Women’s National Championship with a 24-8 overall record, including an 18-3 mark in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference. Led by ten-year-man, Tom Megyesi, the Pride are in their sixth straight twenty win season and have now made the national championship four times in the last five years, dating back to their time as Purdue-Calumet. The Pride earned a four seed this year, and will square off against IU East in their first round game.  

Purdue Northwest University (IN) 2017 Roster

Player ImageNumberNamePositionHeightYearHome Town ()
Tom MegyesiMegyesi, TomHead Coach10th season ()
Bayley Goodman3Goodman, BayleyG5-6Fr.Fowler, Ind. (Benton Central)
Heather Burton4Burton, HeatherG5-4So.Valparaiso, Ind. (Washington Township)
Darien Thompson10Thompson, DarienG5-6Sr.Anderson, Ind. (Anderson HS)
Kaylee Hardy12Hardy, KayleeG5-8So.Saranac, Mich. (Saranac HS)
Ellie Michalski22Michalski, EllieF6-2Jr.Mukwonago, Wis. (Mukwonago HS)
Cassidy Deno23Deno, CassidyG6-0Sr.Otterbein, Ind. (Benton Central HS)
Katie Wampler31Wampler, KatieF6-1Sr.Scottsburg, Ind. (Scottsburg HS)
Shae Rhonehouse32Rhonehouse, ShaeG5-11Fr.Fremont, Ind. (Fremont HS)
Jessica Kiser33Kiser, JessicaF5-10Jr.Noblesville, Ind. (Noblesville HS)
Michaela Kikendall41Kikendall, MichaelaG5-9So.Morristown, Ind. (Morristown HS)
Skylar Ostrowski50Ostrowski, SkylarF5-11Fr.Delkab, Ind. (Delkab HS)