Category: Athletics

Register now for Aug. 7-8 Jet Open tournament to benefit Newman athletics

After one of its most successful outings in 2010, the Laurie Bell Memorial 27th Annual Jet Open Charity Golf Tournament will look to continue its success in 2011. The entire event, which benefits the Newman ...

Newman athletic programs grab top Heartland Conference academic honors

For the fourth time in five years, Newman University athletic programs have been recognized for achieving the highest average student-athlete GPA among all athletic programs in the NCAA Division II Heartland Conference. Newman’s programs combined ...

Heartland Conference names 98 Newman student-athletes to Honor Roll

Nearly one-third of all Newman University student-athletes have been named to the 2010-11 NCAA Division II Heartland Conference Honor Roll, which was released Monday. In all, 98 Jets earned recognition for their performances in the ...

Texas news site profiles future NU golfer

YourConroeNews.com, a web site published by Your Houston News of Houston, Texas, ran a story Sunday, June 26 featuring Kendall Anderson, who won the women’s high school golf championship at the Class 4A Texas state ...

NU’s Scott Nuss named SID of the Year

Newman University Sports Information Director Scott Nuss has been named the 2010-11 Heartland Conference Sports Information Director of the Year. The award recipient is selected each year by all sports information directors in the Heartland Conference. Read more about ...

Pope Takes Third at USBC Singles Championship

Newman University’s Matt Pope claimed third place at the USBC Intercollegiate Singles Championships, which concluded Tuesday at Euless Lanes in Euless, Texas. Pope was the only Newman bowler competing in the event. ...

Ferreira Named to Academic All-District First Team

Newman University senior tennis player Laryssa Ferreira has been named to the 2010-11 CoSIDA/Capital One All-District 7 College Division Women’s At-Large First Team, the organization announced Thursday. Ferreira was Newman’s only representative on the team, ...

Jets battle Wingnuts to 8-8 tie

It was a battle to the end as the Newman baseball team took on the independent minor league Wichita Wingnuts at Eck Stadium on Monday night. The Jets’ eight-run inning in the sixth led way ...

Wingnuts vs. Jets exhibition game set for May 2

The Newman University Jets baseball team will face the Wichita Wingnuts in an exhibition game at 7:05 p.m. Monday, May 2 at Wichita State University’s Eck Stadium. Tickets are $7 general admission and will be ...

Basketball teams head to Heartland Conference Tournament

Don’t miss the Jets as they go into action Friday, March 4 at the Heartland Conference Basketball Championship Tournament, on the campus of St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. Both the men’s and women’s ...

Hall of Fame and Homecoming begins Friday, Feb. 4. Get your tickets now!

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4 – 6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

Jets Top Hilltoppers on National TV, 69-51

The Newman women’s basketball team made its first-ever nationally-televised game one to remember, picking up a 69-51 win over Heartland Conference rival St. Edward’s in front of a national television audience on the CBS College ...

Newman University to celebrate Homecoming, Athletics Hall of Fame inductees Feb. 4-6

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4 – 6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

‘Spread the Red,’ free pizza and admission mark Jan. 22 televised basketball game

Students, alumni and fans of all ages are invited to “Spread the Red” and enjoy free pizza and free admission to the CBS College Sports Women’s Basketball Game of the Week on Saturday, Jan. 22, ...

Women’s basketball game vs. St. Edwards to be aired on CBS Jan. 22

The Lady Jets basketball team will play St. Edwards University at 12:30 p.m. on Jan. 22 in Fugate Gymnasium. The game will be aired live on CBS. ...

Newman to stage Homecoming, Athletics Hall of Fame Feb. 4-6.

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4-6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

Newman athletes offer ‘Drop and Shop’ for parents

Parents have an opportunity to shop for Christmas in early December while their children are tended to by Newman University student-athletes. The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is hosting the “Drop and Shop” event as a ...

Jets fall to Shockers in exhibition game

The Newman University Jets men’s basketball team fell to the Wichita State University Shockers 80-62 in an exhibition game at Charles Koch Arena Wednesday, Nov. 10. ...

Jets vs. Shockers on Nov. 10

The Newman University Jets men’s basketball team has already faced one NCAA Division I team, the Kansas State Wildcats, in an exhibition game this season. On Wednesday, Nov. 10 the Jets will take on another ...

Newman Jets fall short 83-56 to No. 3 ranked K-State in exhibition game

The Wichita Eagle reports on the pre-season, No. 3 nationally ranked men’s basketball team, the K-State Wildcats, as they won 83-56 over the Newman Jets in Manhattan, Kan. in an exhibition game. Read the full story ...

Newman to host Jets versus Wildcats ‘Watch Party’ Nov. 2

Newman University will host a “Watch Party” for Newman basketball fans who are unable to make it to Manhattan for the history-making exhibition game between the Jets and the Kansas State University Wildcats. The party ...

Newman Jets vs. K-State Wildcats

For the second consecutive season, the Newman University men’s basketball program will open its season with an exhibition game against an NCAA Division I opponent. The Jets will travel to Manhattan, Kan., on Tuesday, Nov. ...

Newman University to introduce new mascot Sept. 27 with a surprise entrance

Newman University will introduce the new Jets mascot with a surprise entrance during halftime of the 7 p.m. women’s soccer game against the Ottawa University Braves on Monday, Sept. 27 at Wilkins Field on the ...

Newman Jets to hold exhibition game against NCAA DI Wildcats

The Newman University men’s basketball team will open the 2010-2011 season with an exhibition game against Kansas State University. The game will be held Tuesday, Nov. 2, at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan. ...

Help name the Newman mascot

Newman University will unveil a new mascot at the women’s soccer game on Monday, Sept. 27. Help name the new mascot by visiting the Newman booth at the Kansas State Fair Sept. 10-19. ...

Suggest a name for Newman’s new mascot, set to arrive in September

The Newman community has talked much about getting a new mascot. Surveys have been conducted more than once to gain a good understanding of what that mascot might depict for the Newman University Jets. In ...

Trilli to be inducted into Mid Mon Hall of Fame

Newman Director of Athletics Vic Trilli will be inducted into the Mid Mon Valley All Sports Hall of Fame next month. ...

Newman University Jets sports update

The 2009-10 Newman University athletic season has drawn to a close, and will go down in history as “A Year of Firsts.” This year marked one of post-season appearances, player and coach of the year ...

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NU Senior Athletes to be Honored May 8

The Newman Athletic Department will host the 2010 Newman Jets Senior Athlete Honors Banquet Saturday, May 8, in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center inside the Dugan Library and Campus Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner ...

Newman senior Derek Hartnell named Most Valuable Player

Newman senior Derek Hartnell was named Most Valuable Player for the 2009-10 collegiate bowling season by the National Collegiate Bowling Coaches Association. ...

Jaime Green named head women’s basketball coach

Newman University Athletics Director Vic Trilli announced the selection of Jaime Green as head women’s basketball coach in a press conference Friday, April 9. The press conference allowed area media outlets and the local Newman ...

Newman University Jets sports update

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Support the Newman Jets in Heartland Conference semi-final basketball game

The Newman Jets are the No. 2 seed in the NCAA Division II Heartland Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament. The Jets will take on St. Mary’s University in the semi-final game at 7:30 p.m., Friday, March ...

NU Jets planning a party in San Antonio next week

The Heartland Conference Tournament for Men’s and Women’s Basketball kicks off March 4 at St. Mary’s College in San Antonio, Texas. ...

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