Finishing two degrees, earning All-Southland honors and being a Student Athlete Advisory Committee community service director on top of leading the Demons offensive line is no easy feat, but it’s what senior offensive lineman Chris Zirkle has been working towards during his whole career. Hailing from League City, Texas, ZirkleContinue Reading

Two races into the season, the Demon and Lady Demon cross-country teams are beginning to hit their stride after a strong showing at the LA Tech Mook Triple-Duals on Sept. 14. Under the guidance of new head coach De’Shalyn Jones, who holds nine Southland Conference individual titles and was aContinue Reading

Albert Hewitt Contributing Writer   Sept. 14 was an eventful day in Baton Rouge for college football. The Demons stepped into “Death Valley” to take on the Tigers, who are nationally ranked number four. Before heading into the stadium to enjoy a nice night of football, Demon fans also gotContinue Reading

Albert Hewitt Contributing Writer   There is no doubt that “Death Valley” may be intimidating to some, but Northwestern Sate fans won’t let that stop them from traveling to Baton Rouge to cheer on the Demons. This will be the first matchup between the two teams since 2011. The teamsContinue Reading

Briyonna Collins KNWD Sports Director Shelton Eppler transferred to NSU in fall 2018. Having never played in Division I athletics, the junior quarterback quickly made a name for himself. In his first season with the university, Eppler started in nine games and threw for 26 touchdowns. He received honorable mentionContinue Reading

As the Northwestern State Lady Demons begin their regular soccer season this fall, returning sophomore centerback Nicole Henry has already begun to show how instrumental she is to the Lady Demons defensive play. Born in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nicole transferred to Tomball, Texas during high school. She grew up playingContinue Reading

Albert Hewitt Contributing Writer   The 2019 school year is officially underway, meaning that Demon football in Turpin Stadium returns soon. The Demons open up home play on Sept. 7 against Midwestern State beginning at 6 p.m. After winning three of the last four games in the 2018 season, theContinue Reading

Entering his second year as head coach, Brad Laird has instilled this concept into an emboldened Demon football team that looks to capitalize on momentum they’ve carried through the end of last season.   Now at the conclusion of their fall camp, the Demons sit poised, eager to showcase theContinue Reading

Kathleen Hillard Contributing Writer   It’s almost September, which means it’s time for the fall sports to come back into season. The Lady Demon volleyball team is one of many teams prepping and readying themselves for the upcoming 2019 season. The team is well into their preseason practices. With anContinue Reading

Jason Pugh Assistant AD for Media Relations NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State Athletic Department announced Friday it has received approval to sell beer and spiked seltzers during football games at Turpin Stadium for the 2019 football season. Northwestern State also will sell the same offerings at baseball and softball gamesContinue Reading