This weekend at NIU Athletics: April 1

Wes Sanderson

Sophomore Mason Kelley (25) plays first base during a game against Kent State March 28 at DeKalb.


The NIU baseball team will have a four-game series this weekend in DeKalb, as they take on the University of Miami, Ohio.

The Huskies lost their previous game to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Tuesday 11-2.

NIU is 4-18 overall and 4-6 in conference and will look to find success in this weekend series.

Men’s Tennis

The men’s tennis team will host the University at Buffalo and Binghamton University this weekend.

The Huskies will be looking for wins after losing both games to Omaha University and Western Michigan University during the week.

NIU is 8-7 overall and 2-3 in conference.

Soft ball

The softball team will take on the University of Akron this weekend in a three-game series in Akron, Ohio.

The Huskies lost both games last weekend against Miami (Ohio).

NIU is 8-12 overall and 2-3 in conference play this season.

women’s tennis

The women’s tennis team will play two matches this weekend, the first against Miami, Ohio at Dekalb and the second at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.

The Huskies lost two of their three games last weekend.

The Huskies are 13-8 overall and 0-3 in conference.


The NIU track and field team will compete at the Redbird Invite in Normal, Illinois on Saturday.