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The Northeastern University womens soccer team
Hate does not stop Katherine Marchesseault, Huskies
Peyton Doyle and Vitoria Poejo September 23, 2021

Freshman defender Katherine Marchesseault has already established herself as a mainstay in the starting XI of Northeastern’s women’s soccer...

The Huskies will face off against the College of the Holy Cross on September 21.
Northeastern men’s soccer off to hot start
Thomas de Carbonnieres, news staff • September 20, 2021

The Northeastern men’s soccer team (5-1-1) has gotten off to a hot start this season.  Following a season opening tie against University...

Athletic director Jim Madigan in Matthews Arena.
Q&A: Jim Madigan hopes to maintain academic, athletic excellence as Athletic Director
Peyton Doyle and Vitoria Poejo September 17, 2021

Jim Madigan has been involved with Northeastern University for 40 years, first as a player for the men’s ice hockey team in the early 1980s,...

Castor Semenya London 2012 by Tab59 from Düsseldorf, Allemagne is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0
Transgender athletes call for equal representation, lack of exclusion in athletics
Grace Gilson , news correspondent • September 2, 2021

Content warning: This article mentions suicidal ideation.  Efforts by legislators to bar transgender, or trans, individuals from public spaces...

Former Mens Hockey head coach, Jim Madigan will be Northeasterns new athletic director.
Northeastern athletics adapt to NCAA’s NIL rule changes
Peyton Doyle, deputy sports editor • August 28, 2021

In June, Northeastern University athletic director Jeff Konya parted ways with the school, marking the end of a 10-year relationship where Northeastern...

Ali Krieger, Ashlyn Harris and Mirai Nagasu answer questions in a virtual Q&A
Ashlyn Harris, other olympians offer advice to student-athletes in intimate Q&A
Vitoria Poejo, sports editor • June 30, 2021

With the 2020 Olympics just under a month away, the Northeastern’s Council for University Programs, or CUP, hosted a virtual Q&A June 18...

Jim Madigan will become the new director of athletics after coaching mens hockey for ten years at Northeastern.
Northeastern names Jim Madigan as new director of athletics
Vitoria Poejo, sports editor • June 17, 2021

Northeastern men’s hockey coach Jim Madigan was named the new director of athletics in a tweet released Thursday. This news comes after Jeff...

Northeastern Mens Basketball team
Northeastern receives low Athlete Equality Index score, aims for change
Sarah Barber, news staff • May 12, 2021

On April 1, Athlete Ally released its set of Athlete Equality Index, or AEI, scores, a system that rates Division 1 colleges around the country...

Bridgette Mitchell will be the seventh head coach in Northeastern Womens Basketball history.
Bridgette Mitchell named NU women’s basketball head coach
Vitoria Poejo, sports editor • April 20, 2021

Former Duke University basketball forward Bridgette Mitchell has been named head coach of the Northeastern women’s basketball program, according...

Freshmen midfielder/forward Rose Kaefer rejoices with her teammates at a game against UMass Lowell earlier this season.
NU women’s soccer boasts freshman class like no other
Peyton Doyle, news staff • April 18, 2021

Entering college is not easy and being a student-athlete is even harder. Throw a pandemic on top of that, and it is nearly impossible.  Five...