The Northeastern swimming and diving team cruised to a victory against the University of Vermont (UVM) on Saturday for Senior Day, defeating the Catamounts 175-117.
After playing 12 of its first 16 contests on the road, the Northeastern men’s basketball team settled down this week for the first three games of a four-game homestand. The Huskies (13-6) played well at Matthews Arena, defeating Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) rivals Hofstra University and the College of Charleston before falling to non-conference foe University of Detroit Mercy. Junior guard David Walker led the Huskies in scoring during the stretch, averaging 19 points per contest over the triplet of games.
Northeastern junior captain and 2014 United States Olympian Kendall Coyne led the Huskies into battle against Boston University’s (BU) senior captain and 2014 Canadian Olympian Marie-Philip Poulin on Sunday afternoon. Coyne and Poulin each played exceptionally well for their teams in BU’s 4-3 win at Matthews Arena.
The Northeastern Huskies had a strong weekend in Burlington, defeating the 15-6-2 University of Vermont (UVM) Catamounts 4-1 on Friday, and battling their way to a 2-2 tie on Saturday.
As the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) competition heats up, the Northeastern University men’s basketball team is still trying to define what kind of team it will be in the upcoming season.
The Northeastern track and field team got back on the track for the first time in 2015 at a multi-day meet at Harvard University this weekend. The Huskies competed for the first time in over a month against Harvard, Cornell and Brown Universities, Army and University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst at the Beantown Challenge.
Northeastern’s women’s basketball team was plagued by inconsistency last week. The Huskies managed a victory over the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) only to lose to the College of Charleston two days later.
Junior forward Kevin Roy has been dazzling ice arenas with his goal-scoring capabilities since he was in high school. Roy, who just celebrated his 100th goal as a Northeastern Husky, first became notable when a video of him in a shootout competition at age 13 gained traction online.
Alright Peyton Manning, I think it’s finally time to hang up the cleats. Put away that helmet that is clearly way too tight, before the big, red mark on your forehead becomes permanent. We know you want to win another Super Bowl, but nobody beats Father Time and, right now, you are clearly struggling to do the things you used to be able to.
The Northeastern women’s hockey team went through a tough stretch in Boston over winter break, losing three games and tying one.