St. Norbert Green Knights

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St. Norbert Green Knights
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University St. Norbert College
Conference Midwest Conference
NCAA Division III
Athletic directorTim Bald
Location De Pere, Wisconsin
Varsity teams22 (23 in 2019)
Football stadiumSchneider Stadium
Basketball arenaMulva Family Fitness and Sports Center
Ice hockey arenaCornerstone Community Ice Center
Baseball stadiumMel Nicks Sports Complex
NicknameGreen Knights
ColorsGreen and Gold
         
Website www.snc.edu/athletics/

The St. Norbert Green Knights are teams representing St. Norbert College in 22 sports in NCAA Division III athletics, with a 23rd sport added in 2019. The Green Knights are currently members of the Midwest Conference (MWC). [1]

St. Norbert College private Catholic liberal arts college in De Pere, Wisconsin

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St. Norbert added men's volleyball for the 2019–20 school year (2020 season). Since the MWC sponsors the sport only for women, St. Norbert was a single-sport member of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) for that year. [2] In April 2019, the school announced they would move all sports to the NACC for the 2020-21 school year. [3]

Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference

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Teams

Men'sWomen's
BaseballBasketball
BasketballCross Country
Cross CountryGolf
Football Ice Hockey
GolfSoccer
Ice Hockey Softball
SoccerSwimming & Diving
Swimming & DivingTennis
TennisTrack & Field (indoor)
Track & Field (indoor)Track & Field (outdoor)
Track & Field (outdoor)Volleyball
Volleyball (from 2019–20)

Ice Hockey

The St. Norbert's hockey program is coached by Tim Coghlin and has won five national championships under his leadership.

Tim Coghlin is a college men's ice hockey coach. He has been the men's ice hockey head coach at St. Norbert College since 1994. Among the 100 all-time winningest college men's ice hockey coaches, Coghlin ranks second in winning percentage at .757.

Baseball

St. Norbert has had five Major League Baseball Draft selections since the draft began in 1965. [4]

YearPlayerRoundTeam
1969 Steven Wilmet3 Dodgers
1969 Joseph Emer12 Phillies
1969 Steven Wilmet2 Athletics
1997 Mark Kirst17 Brewers
2008 Adam Frost21 Tigers

Football

Softball

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References

  1. "Athletics - St. Norbert College". St. Norbert College . Retrieved 2012-08-21.
  2. "St. Norbert To Become NACC Affiliate Member In Men's Volleyball" (Press release). Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference. May 2, 2018. Retrieved August 1, 2018.
  3. "St. Norbert Athletics to Join Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference" (Press release). St. Norbert College. April 3, 2019. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  4. "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "St. Norbert College (De Pere, WI)"". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved 2013-09-05.