With a win over the Drexel Dragons last Sunday, the Northeastern field hockey team extended its winning streak to 11 games, the most they’ve won in a row since 2005. The win also moved the Huskies to 2-0 in Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) play, the first time they’ve won their first two games of conference play in the last nine years. The Dragons scored the first goal 21:55 into the first half, after senior midfielder Christina Conrad was able to put it in the net after gaining control of a loose ball.
The Northeastern men’s hockey team fell behind 6-2 to the University of Vermont (UVM) in the Huskies’ season opener on Saturday night at Matthews Arena.
The Northeastern women’s ice hockey team opened the 2014-2015 regular season with back-to-back ties against Syracuse University at Tennity Ice Pavilion on Friday and Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) at Gene Polisseni Center on Saturday.
The Northeastern cross country team returned to the grueling Franklin Park course on Saturday to compete in the New England Championships.
It was exciting while it lasted, but the Northeastern women’s soccer team’s winning streak finally came to an end against the Hofstra University Pride.
Last week was one of great highs and lows for the Northeastern men’s soccer team. The team started with a 1-0 overtime victory at home against Drexel University, improving their Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) record to 2-0. Following the close win, the Huskies were trounced 5-0 in a game at Elon University.
They knew it was going to be tough, but not this tough. For whatever reason, the men’s soccer team at Northeastern University has had a number of issues with putting the ball in the back of the net this season.
“Row, row, row your boat gently down the stream” is not just a nursery rhyme, but a varsity sport. Women’s rowing started the 2014-2015 season on Saturday in Connecticut at the Head of the Housatonic Regatta with a fourth place finish.
After losing to conference leaders Hofstra University and the College of Charleston, the Northeastern women’s volleyball team rallied to defeat Campbell University in five sets on Sunday.
After facing a professional Canadian team in its first exhibition game, the Northeastern women’s hockey team beat the Oakville Hornets, a high school Canadian team, 5-1 at Matthews Arena on Saturday.