The Huntington News

Men’s Soccer: Two goals won’t shake the Rams

September 30, 2010

By: Zach Hayes, News Staff Senior forward Nick Lueders and junior midfielder Mike Kennedy contributed one goal apiece in the team’s 2-2 double overtime draw against Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) opener Saturday night. “This is th...

Column: Fans, get excited

September 23, 2010

By: Jared Shafran, News Staff Since I’ve been here at Northeastern (I started back in September of 2007), a lot has changed in the Athletics Department. Our fans, in particular are becoming a lot more knowledgeable. Before I got here, if someone asked me what teams were in the Colonial Athletic...

Volleyball: Huskies win two of three

September 23, 2010

By: Nathan Vaughan, News Staff The volleyball team will start its Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) season following the emotional surge of a two game winning streak. “The last two wins is going to help us with momentum going into the conference,” said Janelle Tucker, freshman outside ...

Men’s Hockey: Cody Ferriero leaves Eagles, joins Huskies

September 23, 2010

By: Jared Shafran, News Staff Men’s hockey Head Coach Greg Cronin announced his new recruits for the upcoming season June 3. And while there will still be 10 freshman playing in Matthews Arena this fall, one of them wasn’t listed when the announcement was first made. That last recruit is Cody Ferrie...

Women’s Soccer: Napoli, Kemp lead white-hot offense

September 23, 2010

By: Jill Saftel, News Staff The women’s soccer team notched its second win in a row in its last non-conference game of the season Friday night against the University of New Hampshire. Senior midfielder Kristen Blake said she credits basic teamwork and a lot of hard work for the team’s wi...

Men’s Soccer: Huskies fall to Friars 1-0

September 23, 2010

By: Zach Hayes, News Staff The men’s soccer team wrapped up non-conference play with a 1-0 loss to the Providence Friars at Parsons Field Tuesday night, a defeat that sends the Huskies to 2-4-0 overall as conference play begins Saturday. “You can’t come out flat in any game,” Huskies’...

Player of the Week: Gretta Samuelsdottir

September 23, 2010

After battling knee injuries for more than a year, Greta Samuelsdottir is finally coming back to her full potential. The women’s soccer team’s sophomore forward scored three goals in the last two games, netting the game winner in both contests against Lafayette and New Hampshire. Her eff...

Field Hockey: Bennett adds two assists in 4-0 rout of Harvard

September 23, 2010

By: Katie Zigelman, News Correspondent After a disappointing loss to Providence Sept. 15, the Huskies came back strong against Harvard University yesterday and beat the Crimson 4-0, bringing their overall record to 4-4. The top scorer of the night was junior forward Carolyn Malloy, wh...

Column: Faust forward

September 16, 2010

By: Alex Faust, News Staff Outside of fancy media consulting companies or web traffic/analytics services, the "buzz" or "excitement" for a product can be hard to measure. In sports, the most tangible measurement the industry has is gate attendance. If people attend games consistently, then the...

Player of the Week: Britney Brown

September 16, 2010

By: Katie Zigelman, News Correspondent With the women’s volleyball season underway, senior setter Britney Brown leads the Huskies’ attack. In the past five games, Brown recorded 114 assists, 46 kills and 40 digs. Brown’s efforts have earned her Huntington News Player of the Week honors. ...

Volleyball: A battle of the Huskies

September 16, 2010

By:  Nathan Vaughan, News Staff After a rocky start to the season on the road, the volleyball team came home Tuesday with a home tilt against the University of Connecticut (UConn). Before returning to Solomon Court, Northeastern played 10 games on the road , posting a 7-3 record. Northeastern has s...

Field Hockey: Win streak snapped at three games

September 16, 2010

By: Patrick McHugh, News Staff Though the season is only seven games old, the field hockey team appears to be following the same path it did last season. After dropping their first three contests, the Huskies responded by winning three straight games before losing to Providence College 2-0 yeste...