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Huskies bounce back to top both UConn and UMass Lowell on Homecoming Weekend

Huskies bounce back to top both UConn and UMass Lowell on Homecoming Weekend

November 14, 2018


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By Marisa Goolgasian, news staff After kicking off Homecoming weekend with a comeback win over UConn Friday, Northeastern men’s ice hockey was back in Matthews Arena Saturday night to face UMass Lowell for the second time this season. The Huskies, who beat UMass Lowell 4-1 on their home turf two weeks ago...

Men’s basketball comes up one shot short in home opener

Men’s basketball comes up one shot short in home opener

November 12, 2018


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By Seamus McAvoy, staff writer Basketball fans at Matthews Arena were treated to a thrilling season opener on Tuesday that came down to the final shot. In the end, Northeastern men’s basketball fell to the Boston University Terriers by a score of 77-74 after senior guard Vasa Pusica missed on a d...

Huskies become first team to lose to local rival Boston University this season

Huskies become first team to lose to local rival Boston University this season

November 7, 2018


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By Marisa Goolgasian, news staff Northeastern men’s hockey was disappointed this weekend in their series against Boston University, handing the 0-4 Terriers their first win of the season Saturday night. The Huskies were looking to win their fourth straight series against BU for the first tim...

Three women’s soccer players awarded All-CAA First Team honors

Three women’s soccer players awarded All-CAA First Team honors

November 7, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff After a fantastic conference season, members of Northeastern’s women’s soccer team (10-9-1, 7-2-0 CAA) earned all-CAA recognition. When the Colonial Athletic Association, or CAA, announced its end of season awards, three Huskies were named to the All-CAA Fir...

Looking ahead at the 2018-19 men’s basketball season

Looking ahead at the 2018-19 men’s basketball season

November 7, 2018


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By Brittany Mendez, news staff Northeastern men’s basketball continues to make a name for itself, being named the Colonial Athletic Association Preseason Favorite. The team received 35 first place votes which beat out last year’s conference champions the University of Charleston. “It’s...

Women’s hockey extends win streak to seven games, runs away from Holy Cross 6-1

Women’s hockey extends win streak to seven games, runs away from Holy Cross 6-1

November 7, 2018


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By Caroline Ingram, news staff The Northeastern women’s hockey team is getting used to seeing lots of goals on the game sheet and marks in the W column. The team traveled west to Worcester to take on the undefeated Holy Cross Crusaders. Despite a sluggish start, the Huskies blew the game wide open in...

Op-ed: Coach Madigan’s letter to the DogHouse

Op-ed: Coach Madigan’s letter to the DogHouse

November 7, 2018


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By Jim Madigan, head coach of Northeastern men’s hockey Dear DogHouse, I wanted to reach out and thank each and every one of you for your tremendous enthusiasm at last Thursday’s game against Boston University. Your energy was palpable from the opening puck drop to the final second of overtime, on...

Northeastern rowing competes at the Head of the Charles Regatta

Northeastern rowing competes at the Head of the Charles Regatta

November 1, 2018


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By Olivia Rayburn, news correspondent Hundreds of thousands of spectators and athletes lined the Charles River this weekend, eager to watch the spectacle of the Head of the Charles Regatta. The regatta, which took place between Oct. 20 and 21, featured teams from around the world, including North...

Northeastern field hockey recognizes seniors

Northeastern field hockey recognizes seniors

November 1, 2018


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By Jane Marks, news correspondent Northeastern women’s field hockey celebrated their seniors over the past few weeks as Rachel Campbell and June Curry-Lindahl both received Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Player of the Week honors. Both athletes shined in their game against James Madison th...

Freshman defender earns conference All-Rookie honors

Freshman defender earns conference All-Rookie honors

November 1, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff Switching to a new position after a lifetime of playing somewhere else can be tough, but first-year women’s soccer defender Grace Moore makes it look easy. A business major from Rocky Hill, Connecticut., Moore was named to the CAA All-Rookie team, an honor wort...

Women’s hockey win sixth straight, off to best start in program history

Women’s hockey win sixth straight, off to best start in program history

November 1, 2018


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By Caroline Ingram, news staff The Northeastern women’s hockey team, ranked eighth best in the country, traveled north to Burlington, Vermont to face off with the Catamounts, (1-4-2). They are now off to their strongest start ever after their 4-1 win on Tuesday night which extended their win streak ...

NU lose foul-filled semifinal game to Hofstra

NU lose foul-filled semifinal game to Hofstra

November 1, 2018


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By Erin Merkel, news correspondent In a foul-filled contest where tensions ran high, the Huskies failed to score and left Parsons Field for the last time this season. Hofstra’s early goal forced Northeastern to play catch up before ending the season in a 1-0 loss in their semifinal matchup on Sun...

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