Category: Athletics

Recent NU athletics highlights and upcoming games

Last weekend was a successful one for the Jets. The women’s soccer team went 1-1, including a 3-2, come-from-behind win at Texas A&M International Sunday in Laredo, Texas. ...

Alumni activities scheduled at Newman and Kansas City

Women’s and men’s volleyball alumni will return to campus Friday, Oct. 23 for their annual matches at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m., respectively, in Fugate Gymnasium at Newman University. ...

NU conducts survey for new mascot

Newman University officials are gathering updated feedback from the Newman community regarding an official mascot for the Newman University Jets. ...

Newman Jets vs Wingnuts Game Postponed till May 6

Newman University Jets Baseball exhibition game vs. the Wichita Wingnuts has been postponed till May 6, 2009.  Gates will open at 6:05 p.m. and the game will begin at 7:05 p.m. ...

Jets give Mark Potter win number 200

Newman University men’s basketball head coach Mark Potter recorded his 200th career victory after the Jets routed York College, 119-68 Saturday evening at Fugate Gymnasium. Potter is in just his 11th season and Newman is ...

Newman’s Potter Seeks Win No. 200

Newman University men’s basketball Head Coach Mark Potter is on the verge of an unlikely milestone. Potter re-started the Newman basketball program in 1998 after an 11-year hiatus and now, in his 11th season, needs ...

Kansas Sports Hall of Fame Inductee Speaks to Students

On Oct. 9, Cleo Littleton, an inductee of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame (KSHF) in 2005, spoke to members of Newman’s Sports Psychology class. ...

National Baseball Congress Participants Stay at Newman

The 74th Annual National Baseball Congress (NBC) World Series starts Aug. 1 at Lawrence Dumont Stadium and many participants are staying in Newman residence halls. ...

Join the Saturday Night ‘Hoops and Soup’ Fun!

On Saturday, Jan. 19 from 5 to 7 p.m., the Newman University Alumni Association will hold “Hoops and Soup” in the Tarcisia Roths, ASC Alumni Center. “It’s our version of a basketball game tailgate party,” ...

Volleyball team engages the community

The ’07 volleyball squad took time out before their last road trip to visit young patients on Halloween at St. Francis Hospital. Goodies were handed out to those who were well enough to have visitors, ...

Jets Set New School Records, Earn Honors

Newman University athletics had an exciting end to last week’s competitions with two Lady Jets breaking school records. ...

Newman Jets Baseball Team Volunteers For Catholic Charities

The Newman Jets Baseball Team volunteered to help Catholic Charities on Saturday, Oct. 13. To view pictures, click “read more.” ...

Family Weekend Scheduled for Oct. 5 – 7

Mark your calendars, contact family members and plan to attend Newman’s Family Weekend starting with a Tailgate Party at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6 in the parking lot near Wilkins Field. ...