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Marcel Hug, the mens wheelchair winner, Sisay Lemma, the mens winner, Hellen Obiri and Eden Rainbow-Cooper, the womens wheelchair winner, hold up a trophy at the champions press conference April 16. Obiri won the womens title by eight seconds, becoming the first woman to win consecutive Boston Marathon titles since Catherine Ndereba in 2004 and 2005.
History in the making: the women inspiring the next generation of runners
Sofia Garrett, sports editor • April 18, 2024

“It’s one step at a time — and every step counts,” said Joan Benoit, the first Olympic Women’s Marathon champion and 1979 Boston Marathon...

Katie Burke competes at a national competition in 2023. Northeastern gymnastics finished seventh at the meet. Photo courtesy Emily Gringorten.
Northeastern club gymnastics reflects on regionals win and prepares for nationals
Bailey Reynolds, news correspondent • April 14, 2024

Following a historic regionals win, Northeastern’s club gymnastics team hopes to continue its momentum as it heads to Albuquerque, New Mexico...

Christopher Lenahan Jr. carries the ball down the field for Northeastern. Northeastern defeated South Carolina in overtime April 6. Photo courtesy Christian Gomez.
Northeastern men’s lacrosse comes back to upset South Carolina in overtime
Elli Einset, news staff • April 11, 2024

The Northeastern Huskies (5-4) fought through the rain and cold to upset the South Carolina Gamecocks (9-3) in a 11-10 overtime victory Saturday...

The dance team presents its Team Performance routine at Northeastern’s annual NDA/NCA National Send-Off April 5. Last year, the Huskies finished third at nationals for their Team Performance routine.
Northeastern’s dance team sets the bar high for national stage
Sofia Garrett, deputy sports editor • April 9, 2024

The Northeastern University Dance Team is a spectacle at every sports event it attends, most commonly basketball games — but in Daytona, Florida,...


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Senior catcher Gregory Bozzo scans the diamond, looking to make a play. Bozzo hit a three-RBI double in the Sunday afternoon matchup against Towson.
Huskies battle back with late-game six-run performance to claim series win over Towson
Amelia Ballingall, sports editor • April 9, 2024

After a week at home, the Northeastern baseball team (24-7, 7-2 CAA) traveled to Towson over the weekend, and despite losing their nine-game...

Northeastern womens eight focuses in at the 2022 Foot of the Charles. In 2023, the Huskies first varsity eight finished in first place (14:17.20).
Northeastern women’s rowing looks to continue last year’s hot streak
Elli Einset, news staff • March 30, 2024

The Northeastern women’s rowing team is gearing up for the start of the spring season, and the Huskies are stronger and more motivated than...

Carmelo Musacchia readies himself at the plate. Musacchia earned one hit in four at bats.
Huskies come out on top after back-and-forth game with Merrimack
Amelia Ballingall, sports editor • March 29, 2024

After defeating cross-town rival Boston College March 19, the Northeastern baseball team (14-5) returned home to Friedman Diamond the next day,...

The Huskies group together during their game against Hampton Feb. 24. Northeastern finished the season with a 12-20 overall record.
Men’s Basketball: History repeats itself in CAA tournament as another disappointing season comes to a close
Sofia Garrett, deputy sports editor • March 29, 2024

In the 2022-23 season, the Northeastern men's basketball team stumbled to a 10-20 overall record and a 6-12 conference finish, ranking 11th out...

Skylar Irving handles the puck in a game against Merrimack March 2. Irving led the team in points this season with 35.
How Northeastern women’s hockey persevered through tumultuous season
Amelia Ballingall, sports editor • March 29, 2024

Regroup. Restructure. Rebuild.  It felt like the end of an era when the trio of Alina Mueller, Chloé Aurard and Maureen Murphy exited the...

Justin Hryckowian skates next to Merrimack’s net March 13. The captain departed Northeastern at the end of his junior season after signing with the Dallas Stars.
Men’s hockey: After a season of adversity, what’s next for the Huskies?
Esha Minhas, news staff • March 29, 2024

The Northeastern men's hockey season was filled with highs and lows. Consecutive losses and major injuries riddled the early part of the season,...

The Huskies huddle up before a game. They finished the season 10-17 overall and 5-13 in the conference.
Second-round loss in CAA tournament ends Northeastern women’s basketball season
Dylan Cohen, news staff • March 24, 2024

The Northeastern women’s basketball team (10-17, 5-13 CAA) entered the postseason for the CAA tournament March 13 after its unusual regular...

Dylan Hryckowian plays hard on the ice against BU. The Huskies skated to a 17-16-3 record on the 2023-24 season.
The Huskies’ season ends in heartbreak after a 4-2 loss to the Terriers
Esha Minhas, news staff • March 19, 2024

On Saturday, the Northeastern men's hockey season (17-16-3, 9-14-1 HE) ended with a heartbreaking 4-2 loss to the No. 2 Boston University Terriers...

Alex Lane takes a swing for the Huskies. Lane tallied 10 RBI for Northeastern against ODU. Photo courtesy Brandon Poli.
Northeastern takes the series against Old Dominion on road to home opener
Sarah Popeck, news staff • March 18, 2024

After one last series, the Northeastern baseball team (8-4) ended their road trip and were ready to take it back to Friedman Diamond.  Before...

Freshman forward Andy Moore chases down the forecheck for Northeastern. The Huskies defeated Merrimack 4-0 in the first postseason shutout in program history.
The Huskies are moving on: Northeastern defeats Merrimack in opening round of Hockey East tournament
Esha Minhas, news staff • March 16, 2024

On Wednesday, the Northeastern men's hockey team (17-15-3, 9-14-1 HE) shut out the Merrimack Warriors (13-21-1, 6-17-1 HE) 4-0 in their final...


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