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Northeast Defeats Central In Men’s Golf Dual

Northeast Defeats Central In Men’s Golf  Dual

September 17, 2015


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NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College golf team defeated Central Community College in a dual at Fairplay Golf Course here Tuesday, 310-329. Preston Peters of the Hawks was medalist after shooting a 73. The Raiders’ Marshall Obla was second with a 76. Also for Northeast, Dalton Lammers, Michael B...

Change In Start Time For Hawks Soccer Match On Tuesday; Free Admission At Thursday’s Game

Change In Start Time For Hawks Soccer Match On Tuesday; Free Admission At Thursday’s Game

September 15, 2015


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NORFOLK – The start time for the Northeast Community College-Iowa Western Community College men’s soccer match on Tuesday in Norfolk has been changed. Jake Ripple, Northeast athletic director, said due to a scheduling conflict the match at Veterans Memorial Field will begin at 2 p.m. rather 4 p.m...

Dulaney Senior Earns National Merit Northrup Grumman Scholarship

June 30, 2015


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Mary K. Tilghman The Baltimore Sun (TNS) Amanda Bilger says school has always come easy for her, but that doesn't mean she has breezed through Dulaney High School. Now a senior, she took the tough courses, helped the schools VEX Robotics Club qualify for three world competitions, sang in Dulaney's a c...

Cleveland State Transfer Anton Grady Signs With Wichita State

Cleveland State Transfer Anton Grady Signs With Wichita State

June 9, 2015


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By Paul Suellentrop The Wichita Eagle (TNS) Wichita State needed one more big man. Anton Grady needed a place with top-level guards who could help him get to the NCAA Tournament. Easy fit. Grady, a 6-foot-8, 225-pound forward, signed a financial aid agreement with Wichita State on Friday. He is...

Gil Lebreton: Power Five Conferences All Have It Wrong On Title Games

Gil Lebreton: Power Five Conferences All Have It Wrong On Title Games

June 2, 2015


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By Gil Lebreton Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TNS) Being competitive dudes and manly men, the football coaches and athletic directors of the Big 12 Conference convened in Phoenix last week to reassert their collective place in the post-BCS world. And this is what they came up with: Tiebreaker rules. ...

Northeast 42nd Commencement To Be Held Saturday, May 16, 2015

Northeast 42nd Commencement To Be Held Saturday, May 16, 2015

May 15, 2015


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NORFOLK – The 42nd Commencement of Northeast Community College will take place on Saturday, May 16, at 10 a.m. in the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus. As of Wednesday, May 6, some 871 students, including those earning double majors, and 214 who completed their studies this past December,...

Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble To Mark 35th Anniversary With A Concert

Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble To Mark 35th Anniversary With A Concert

May 11, 2015


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NORFOLK – In the year 1980, the pop group Blondie topped the charts with its hit “Call Me,” as the disco craze was starting to wane.  That same year, a group of area musicians got together to share their passion for jazz. While Blondie still plays occasional gigs, the Norfolk Area Jazz Ensemble...

Norfolk Student Wins Northeast Drafting Program Bridge Building Competition

Norfolk Student Wins Northeast Drafting Program Bridge Building Competition

May 11, 2015


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NORFOLK – Northeast Community second year drafting students saw one of their final projects of the year destroyed. But that was the point of the drafting program’s annual Popsicle Bridge Competition, held Friday in the College’s Cox Activities Center Theatre. Each of the eleven students in the competitio...

Hawks Basketball Players Headed To Division I Universities In California

Hawks Basketball Players Headed To Division I Universities In California

May 7, 2015


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NORFOLK – Two members of the Northeast Community College men’s basketball team are headed to California to continue their collegiate careers at NCAA Division I universities. Sophomores Buay Tuach, Omaha, has signed with Loyola Marymount University (LMU) in Los Angeles, while Chima Moneke, Canberra...

Two Hawks Golfers Qualify For National Championship

Two Hawks Golfers Qualify For National Championship

May 5, 2015


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NORFOLK - Two members of the Northeast Community College golf team have qualified for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Men's Golf Championship. Sophomores Justin Bruntz, Fort Collins, CO, and Conner Watson, Omaha, will play in the tournament at Goose Pond Colony R...

Northeast’s Viso signs with South Dakota State University

Northeast’s Viso signs with South Dakota State University

April 30, 2015


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NORFOLK – Another member of the Northeast Community College women’s basketball team will play basketball for an NCAA Division I school. Ena Viso, a 5’10” guard from Copenhagen, Denmark, has signed with South Dakota State University (SDSU) in Brookings, SD. Viso said she is excited to have ...

Kirk Gibson Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease

Kirk Gibson Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease

April 28, 2015


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Former Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Dodgers star Kirk Gibson has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, he said Tuesday. "I have faced many different obstacles in my life, and have always maintained a strong belief that no matter the circumstances, I could overcome those obstacles," Gibson said in a...

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