The Great Plains Athletic Conference is back to the NAIA DII Women’s National Basketball Tournament this season with four teams, only one less than last year with Hastings College (NE) not making the cut.
The No. 2 seed Northwestern College Red Raiders defeated the hometown No. 4 seed Briar Cliff Chargers 79-67 and now move on to their third consecutive national championship appearance. “During the second half we made a decision together as a team to play together and keep pushing the ball,” said Kami Kuhlmann, Northwestern senior. After
In March of 2011, Chris Yaw understood the difficult challenge to come when he became head coach for the two-time defending national champion Northwestern Red Raiders. Stepping into the role as head coach, Yaw had a lot to learn from the previous coach Earl Woudstra, a two-time coach of the year, who led the team