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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...

New field hockey head coach ignites culture change

New field hockey head coach ignites culture change

March 1, 2018


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By John Hagerty, deputy sports editor Coming off the heels of an 8-12 season and a semifinal loss in the CAA tournament, newly appointed head coach Shelly Morris is looking to change the culture of Northeastern University field hockey. Morris was hired to replace longtime head coach Cheryl Murtagh Feb. 1....

Huskies tack up six unanswered goals to crush Vermont

Huskies tack up six unanswered goals to crush Vermont

September 26, 2017


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It was a long time coming for Kristin Abreu. Despite starting in each of the Northeastern field hockey team’s nine games this season, the fourth-year forward had yet to tally a goal or an assist. But on Sunday, it finally clicked for the Trinidad native. Abreu notched two of the Huskies’ six goa...

Field Hockey finishes the season strong

Field Hockey finishes the season strong

November 2, 2016


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By Jenna Ciccotelli, news staff After being shut out by the University of Delaware on Friday, the Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team blew Towson University away on Sunday but were unable to qualify for the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) tournament, effectively ending their season with...

Field hockey falls to Wake Forest

Field hockey falls to Wake Forest

October 27, 2016


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By Jenna Ciccotelli, news staff The Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team fell to Wake Forest University in overtime on Sunday, Oct. 23. The Demon Deacons edged out the Huskies 2-1. Senior goalkeeper Becky Garner tied her season-high with nine saves on the day as Wake Forest had 11 shot...

Huskies Fall to William & Mary in rain

Huskies Fall to William & Mary in rain

October 13, 2016


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By Jenna Ciccotelli, news correspondent The Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team is still winless within the Colonial Athletic Conference after falling to James Madison University (JMU) and the College of William & Mary over Columbus Day weekend. Sophomore forward June Curry-Lindahl...

Field hockey drops first CAA contest

Field hockey drops first CAA contest

October 5, 2016


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By Jenna Ciccotelli, news correspondent The Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team split the weekend’s games once again, losing 2-1 in overtime to Drexel University on Friday, Sept. 30 in their first conference game of the season, but beating Dartmouth College 5-2 on Sunday, Oct. 2. The H...

Northeastern field hockey celebrates alumnae

Northeastern field hockey celebrates alumnae

September 28, 2016


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By Jenna Ciccotelli, news correspondent The Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team honored the 1995 and 1996 field hockey squads this weekend, celebrating the 20th anniversary of their back-to-back NCAA Final Four appearances before going 1-1 in the weekend’s games against the University ...

Huskies struggle in Dedham

Huskies struggle in Dedham

September 21, 2016


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By James Duffy, sports editor The Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team had a tumultuous weekend against two in-state rivals. The Huskies defeated Harvard University in Cambridge on Friday, Sept. 16 in a close 4-3 win before falling to No. 18 Boston College in an 8-1 blowout at home on Sunda...

Playoff hopes broken for field hockey with 4-3 loss

Playoff hopes broken for field hockey with 4-3 loss

November 4, 2015


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By James Duffy, news correspondent The season came to a close for the Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team over the weekend. After beating Towson University 6-3 on Friday night, the Huskies lost a heartbreaker to the No. 14 University of Delaware in a game that could have sent them to the...

Hofstra tops field hockey

Hofstra tops field hockey

October 28, 2015


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By James Duffy, news correspondent In just its second Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) contest on home turf, the Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team extended its losing streak to three games, falling to Hofstra University 3-0 on Friday night. With the loss, the Huskies’ record dropped to 4-...

Louisville beats field hockey

Louisville beats field hockey

October 21, 2015


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By James Duffy, news correspondent In a rare contest outside of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), the Northeastern University (NU) field hockey team hosted the University of Louisville on Sunday at Dedham Field. Despite a strong effort, the Huskies could not overcome the No. 9 Cardinals, losing...