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Men’s soccer exits in first round of CAA tournament

Men’s soccer exits in first round of CAA tournament

November 14, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff Playing in their first Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) tournament game since 2014, the Northeastern men’s soccer team (6-9-1, 3-4-1 CAA) fell in a first round 1-0 loss to Hofstra (9-6-4, 5-2-1) in their final game of the season. The only goal came from sec...

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...

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...

Men’s soccer earns conference tournament berth with win over No. 13 UNCW

Men’s soccer earns conference tournament berth with win over No. 13 UNCW

November 1, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff Northeastern men’s soccer is back in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) tournament for the first time since 2014, thanks to first-year forward/midfielder Tyler Welch. Welch’s goal in the 67th minute gave the Huskies (6-8-1 overall, 3-4-1 CAA) a 1-0 lead ove...

Men’s Cross-Country Captures Second Place in Rothenberg Invitational

Men’s Cross-Country Captures Second Place in Rothenberg Invitational

October 26, 2018


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By Alex Bensley, news staff The Northeastern men’s cross-country team fought their way to a second-place finish in the Rothenberg Invitational at Brown University on Friday afternoon. Only six men’s runners were sent to Brown, while the women’s team did not compete. Resting them was precauti...

Men’s soccer takes down local rival, but falls in conference play

Men’s soccer takes down local rival, but falls in conference play

October 24, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff The Northeastern Huskies (5-7-1, 2-3-1 CAA) took the game to their local rivals Boston University (3-9-3) on Tuesday, defeating the Terriers 2-0 on their home turf. A goal from second-year forward/midfielder Dan Munch gave the Huskies the lead in the first half and...

Rookie gets early CAA recognition

Rookie gets early CAA recognition

October 17, 2018


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By Ysabelle Kempe, news staff Inhaling deeply, Hannah Boyd stands at the net. All around her are distractions - girls drilling, coaches discussing tactics, loud music echoing off the walls of the gym. But Boyd’s eyes are on the ball. An intense focus washes over her face, despite the fact that s...

Women’s soccer fends off Elon to remain perfect in conference play

Women’s soccer fends off Elon to remain perfect in conference play

October 10, 2018


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By Erin Merkel, news correspondent Northeastern women’s soccer racked up another victory, winning 2-0 against Elon at Parsons Field Sunday afternoon. Elon started the game hot with a first minute shot on goal but fumbled a score into their own net and allowed the Huskies the chance to reorganize t...

Huskies snap four-game losing streak with double-overtime goal

Huskies snap four-game losing streak with double-overtime goal

September 26, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news correspondent With less than a minute remaining in double-overtime, second-year forward/midfielder Dan Munch headed fifth-year forward Harry Swartz’s cross across the keeper and into the back of the net, giving the Huskies (2-5-0 overall) a 1-0 win over Holy Cross (1-3-...

Northeastern women’s soccer notches second consecutive golden goal victory

Northeastern women’s soccer notches second consecutive golden goal victory

September 26, 2018


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By Erin Merkel, news correspondent In the second Colonial Athletic Association, or CAA, game of the season, Northeastern carried momentum from their 2-1 win against Delaware into their Sunday afternoon game against University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW). The Huskies scored the winning goal...

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