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Winter sports postponed until Dec. 18 due to COVID-19 cases
Valeria Vazquez, sports editor • November 24, 2020

Northeastern postponed winter sports, including games and practices, until Dec. 18 due to a cluster of COVID-19 cases on five varsity teams,...

Madigan celebrates his sixth Beanpot with a can of Boston
2021 Beanpots cancelled
Valeria Vazquez, sports editor • November 17, 2020

The 2021 men’s and women’s Beanpots were cancelled Monday afternoon for the first time in the tournament’s history due to COVID-19, according...

Matt Filipe skates the puck to the opposing net in a game against UConn last season in January.
Northeastern athletes gone pro: Matt Filipe
Rania Kalaaji, news correspondent • November 10, 2020

From a Northeastern Husky to a Boston Bruin, Matt Filipe is always up for a challenge. After his senior season got unexpectedly cut short...

Former redshirt junior guard Maxime Boursiquot dunks last season in a game against College of Charleston.
Northeastern winter sports teams to return stronger than ever
Adessa Jayne, news correspondent • November 9, 2020

Northeastern’s winter sports’ seasons have been delayed due to the pandemic but are now expected to return starting late November. Given...

Senior swimmer Cloe Bedard-Khalid is excited to be back in the pool with new COVID-19 restrictions.
NU’s swim and dive team makes new waves in adapting to COVID-19
Eamonn Ryan, news correspondent • November 9, 2020

In a normal season,  Northeastern’s swimming and diving team would have had multiple meets and would be gearing up for the bulk of their season.  Instead,...

The signing and recruitment process has been forced to adapt due to the pandemic, but scholarships still remain to support athletes.
Athletes share their scholarship experiences
Jvalanti Prasad, news correspondent • October 30, 2020

Athletic scholarships are both the result of years of hard work and the start of an athlete’s career. Every athlete’s story is different,...

Sophomore defender Megan Carter fights to clear the crease and defender her goalie during a mid-January tilt against UConn last season.
Preview of an unusual winter season
Gretchen Hofmann, news correspondent • October 30, 2020

Northeastern basketball and hockey are coming back, but the winter season is not immune to the uncertainty that comes with the pandemic. Despite...

Sophomore Madison Neuner saw many successes in her first year as a
Husky. Now, she’s ready for any challenges that come her way.
Madison Neuner overcomes hurdles throughout running career
Leah Cussen, deputy sports editor • October 30, 2020

At the 2019 Nassaney Invitational, the first meet of the women’s cross country season, Madison Neuner finished first among attached collegiate...

Sophomore forward Mide Oriyomi led her rookie class in scoring average (5.2 points) and minutes per game (15.9 minutes).
Meet the sophomores of women’s basketball
Niyati Parikh, news staff • October 16, 2020
Already recruited twice in her lifetime for basketball, psychology major Mide Oriyomi, a world traveler most recently hailing from Ontario, set her sights on Northeastern to continue her basketball career.
The women
Hockey and basketball likely to return in late November
Valeria Vazquez, sports editor • October 14, 2020

Husky fans can expect the hockey and basketball seasons to come back around Nov. 25, Athletic Director Jeff Konya said. “For the hockey...