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Women’s Beanpot final preview: NU heavy favorites to redeem past Beanpot losses

Women’s Beanpot final preview: NU heavy favorites to redeem past Beanpot losses

George Barker, sports editor

February 10, 2020

It’s been a little while since Northeastern women’s hockey has had a chance like this. For the stars on this roster, juniors Aerin Frankel and Skylar Fontaine and sophomores Alina Mueller and Chloe Aurard, this is their first chance at a Beanpot title with NU falling in the first round each year si...

Huskies take their second loss of the weekend to Drexel, 51-67

Huskies take their second loss of the weekend to Drexel, 51-67

Niyati Parikh, news staff

February 9, 2020

With the Northeastern women’s basketball team having lost to the Drexel Dragons earlier in the season, they were on the prowl for revenge. However, despite having the support of the crowd, in attendance for National Girls & Women in Sports Day, the Huskies lost again to the CAA leaders, 51-67.  ...

Beanpot final preview: BU stands between NU and third-straight trophy

Beanpot final preview: BU stands between NU and third-straight trophy

Mike Puzzanghera, news staff

February 9, 2020

In 2018, Adam Gaudette’s hat trick and game-sealing rifle into the empty BU net ended thirty years of misery at the Garden (both old and new) for NU fans and alumni alike. In 2019, Tyler Madden shot through the BU D-line and scored the overtime winner for Northeastern en route to the Huskies’ seco...

Men’s hockey’s winning streak over Maine Black Bears comes to an end, 4-2

Men’s hockey’s winning streak over Maine Black Bears comes to an end, 4-2

Leah Cussen, news correspondent

February 8, 2020

As they prepare to compete in the Beanpot Championship game this Monday, No. 12 men’s hockey took on the Maine Black Bears in Orono, Maine. NU’s 4-2 loss came at a decisive time, as both teams are fighting to remain in the top eight Hockey East teams to continue to the playoffs. However, the Blac...

No. 2 women’s hockey handles Merrimack with ease, 5-1

No. 2 women’s hockey handles Merrimack with ease, 5-1

George Barker, sports editor

February 8, 2020

During their Beanpot intermission game, No. 2 women’s hockey handled a struggling Merrimack team with ease, rolling past them 5-1. The Merrimack Warriors (4-21-4, 1-16-4 HEAW) have just one Hockey East win this year, setting them up as an easy win for the Huskies (25-3-1, 21-2-0 HEAW). Freshman ne...

Huskies go 1-1 against Delaware after home loss, 69-81

Huskies go 1-1 against Delaware after home loss, 69-81

Niyati Parikh, news staff

February 8, 2020

After beating Delaware once before, 72-62, Northeastern women’s basketball looked poised to pick up a season sweep against them. The win would lead to their best 10-game CAA start since joining the league. Unfortunately, NU came up short, losing 69-81.  Delaware (8-13, 4-6 CAA) started the scoring...

Student athletes balance co-op with season-long grind

Student athletes balance co-op with season-long grind

Kelly Chan, news staff

February 5, 2020

Even with their packed schedules, student athletes can still take advantage of co-op, one of Northeastern’s most renowned opportunities — although at times, they have special factors to take into account. Multiple student-athletes reported they cannot venture outside of the Boston area due to year-ro...

No. 3 women’s hockey defeats Harvard 3-1 to move to Beanpot final

No. 3 women’s hockey defeats Harvard 3-1 to move to Beanpot final

George Barker, sports editor

February 4, 2020

After a tough first round exit last year, No. 3 women’s hockey started the 42nd annual Women’s Beanpot strong, picking up a 3-1 win over the No. 10 Harvard Crimson thanks in part to some fantastic work in net by Husky junior goalie Aerin Frankel and her 31 saves. “It’s a good feeling. We definitely...

Men’s hockey reaches third straight Beanpot final with 3-1 win over Harvard

Men’s hockey reaches third straight Beanpot final with 3-1 win over Harvard

George Barker, sports editor

February 3, 2020

In a crowded TD Garden, defending champion No. 12 Northeastern kicked off the 68th annual Beanpot with a close match against the No. 17 Harvard Crimson this evening. The Huskies were up to the tough task, moving one step closer to their seventh Beanpot victory as they fought their way into their sev...

Currence runs the show as women’s basketball hits .500 with win over UNCW

Currence runs the show as women’s basketball hits .500 with win over UNCW

Niyati Parikh, news correspondent

February 3, 2020

The Northeastern women’s basketball team brought their home winning streak to seven with a nail-biting finish to yet another home weekend sweep. The Huskies entered the game tied for third in the CAA standings with Towson and the win today gave coach Kelly Cole her greatest nine-game CAA start since she s...

Women’s basketball wins first of four-home game stint against the College of Charleston

Women’s basketball wins first of four-home game stint against the College of Charleston

Niyati Parikh, news staff

January 31, 2020

The Northeastern women’s basketball team proved that the bark of a Husky is worse than a bite of a Cougar as they started off their four-game home stretch against the College of Charleston, ultimately winning 72-68.  Although Northeastern (9-10, 5-3 CAA) has won their last eight consecutive game...

No. 3 women’s hockey clinches Hockey East with 3-2 OT win over UConn

No. 3 women’s hockey clinches Hockey East with 3-2 OT win over UConn

George Barker, sports editor

January 31, 2020

While No. 3 Northeastern women’s hockey unofficially locked up the Hockey East a long time ago, with their 3-2 overtime win over visiting UConn this afternoon, women’s hockey is now officially the Hockey East regular season champion and will be the No. 1 seed in their postseason.  NU (23-3-1, 20...