The Huntington News

Huskies win third straight game against former rivals

Huskies win third straight game against former rivals

Niyati Parikh, news correspondent

December 15, 2019

Riding off consecutive wins against North Dakota State and Harvard, the women’s basketball team put away former American East rival, Hartford, in their first meeting since December, 2009. 

Roland reaches 1,000 career points in bounceback win over Maine

Roland reaches 1,000 career points in bounceback win over Maine

Valeria Vazquez, deputy sports editor

December 6, 2019

Redshirt senior guard Jordan Roland became the 39th player in Northeastern history to reach 1,000 career points during Wednesday’s men’s basketball win over Maine, 78-63. 

Women’s basketball claims close victory against Harvard

Women’s basketball claims close victory against Harvard

Niyati Parikh, news correspondent

December 4, 2019

The Northeastern Huskies (2-6) came out ahead in a nail-bitingly close game against the across-the-river rivals Harvard (6-3).

Men’s basketball falters in Gulf Coast Showcase

Men’s basketball falters in Gulf Coast Showcase

Valeria Vazquez, deputy sports editor

December 4, 2019

The men’s basketball team lost the first two games in the Gulf Coast Showcase, but won their last game against Weber State in Estero, Florida, before the Thanksgiving break.

Bolden Brace reflects on four years of NU basketball success

Bolden Brace reflects on four years of NU basketball success

Valeria Vazquez, deputy sports editor

December 4, 2019

Senior guard Bolden Brace has grown over his four years as a Husky and is ready to win another championship and leave his mark before he graduates.

Louiza Wise highlights the importance of balance as an NU student athlete

Louiza Wise highlights the importance of balance as an NU student athlete

Leah Cussen, news correspondent

December 4, 2019

Life is all about balance, and for runner Louiza Wise, this motto proves even more true.  Wise ran a personal best time of 20:54.9 in the women’s 6k at the CAA championships Nov. 2, finishing sixth place in the race and running the second-fastest time in Northeastern women’s cross country histor...

Shea builds his own legacy at NU

Shea builds his own legacy at NU

Mike Puzzanghera, news staff

December 4, 2019

 The 22-year-old defenseman from Milton, Mass., is a model figure for aspiring young skaters. In his fourth year with Northeastern, the senior captain has yet to miss a game for the Huskies — a resiliency he prides himself on.

Aerin Frankel’s athletic journey leads to national recognition

Aerin Frankel’s athletic journey leads to national recognition

Paige Stern, news staff

December 4, 2019

Aerin Frankel’s life and education seemed to revolve around hockey.  When she played amongst the top ranked hockey players in the country in the U22 Tournament this past summer, it was clear that her dedication paid off.  Growing up in Briarcliff, New York, Frankel always liked to play knee hockey with h...

From NCAA scoring leader to Pittsburgh depth player: Zach Aston-Reese has found an NHL home

From NCAA scoring leader to Pittsburgh depth player: Zach Aston-Reese has found an NHL home

Charlie Wolfson, news staff

December 4, 2019

For Zach Aston-Reese, the transition from Northeastern to the NHL meant going from being the NCAA’s leading scorer to being a bottom-six forward while struggling to stay healthy.

Men’s hockey brings two wins home from Belfast during ‘Belpot’

Men’s hockey brings two wins home from Belfast during ‘Belpot’

Charlie Wolfson, news staff

December 1, 2019

After defeating New Hampshire 4-0 in Hockey East play and beating Colgate 4-3, the Huskies returned from Belfast carrying a 10-4-2 record (6-3-1 Hockey East) and a five-game winning streak. 

Women’s hockey denied home sweep, lose to Maine, 3-2

Women’s hockey denied home sweep, lose to Maine, 3-2

Jordan Baron, sports editor

November 24, 2019

The Huskies were denied the homestand sweep of the Maine Black Bears Sunday afternoon, as they took an overtime loss for their second defeat of the season, 3-2, at home in Matthews Arena.

Solow caps comeback, NU sweeps Maine

Solow caps comeback, NU sweeps Maine

Charlie Wolfson, news staff

November 23, 2019

Zach Solow scored the winning goal late in the third period to cap off a minor comeback, and Northeastern won 3-2 to sweep the Maine Black Bears on the weekend.