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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...

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 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...

Men’s soccer comes out of the past week with even record

Men’s soccer comes out of the past week with even record

October 17, 2018


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By Mike Puzzanghera, news correspondent Over the past week, the Northeastern men’s soccer team came out of a tough stretch of three conference games with a win, a draw and a loss, keeping the Huskies primed for a playoff spot in the Colonial Athletic Conference, or CAA, without playing as many games ...

An unbreakable bond across the pitch or across the world

An unbreakable bond across the pitch or across the world

November 29, 2017


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By PJ Wright, news correspondent Run into Ackim Mpofu or Charlton Muhlauri on Northeastern’s campus, and there’s a pretty good chance the other is not too far behind. The two senior soccer players have been practically inseparable since they arrived on the Boston scene in the fall of 2014. T...

Rookie Abrams stars in first collegiate start

Rookie Abrams stars in first collegiate start

October 19, 2017


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Following a week that included two lopsided defeats to No. 17 Southern Methodist University and Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) rivals the College of William & Mary, Northeastern University men’s soccer hoped to rebound with two important matches against Elon University and cross-city riva...

Men’s soccer drops two

Men’s soccer drops two

September 26, 2017


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Following a week that saw the Northeastern University men’s soccer team sitting atop the Colonial Athletic Conference (CAA) the Huskies faced their first real speed bump in the young campaign, dropping two matches within the week. Off the heels of their overtime win against the College of Charleston, the...

Men’s soccer loses last game

Men’s soccer loses last game

November 2, 2016


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By Kyle Taylor, deputy news editor  The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team was unable to close out their final game of the regular season with a win, losing to Dartmouth College despite a strong performance. NU head coach Chris Gbandi spent the 2014 and 2015 seasons as the assistant coach...

Men’s soccer extends winning streak

Men’s soccer extends winning streak

October 27, 2016


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Kyle Taylor, deputy sports editor The Huskies are hitting their stride at just the right time, defeating the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) on senior night Oct. 22 to achieve their first three-game winning streak of the season as they gear up for the conference playoffs. North...

Huskies win big against Holy Cross

Huskies win big against Holy Cross

October 19, 2016


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By Kyle Taylor, deputy sports editor The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team notched its first winning streak of the season, beating James Madison University and the College of the Holy Cross this past week. The Huskies pulled out a double-overtime win against the Dukes last Saturday, despite only...

Huskies conference struggles continue against Elon

Huskies conference struggles continue against Elon

October 13, 2016


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By Kyle Taylor, deputy sports editor The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team were unable to grab their first winning streak of the season this weekend, losing on Saturday to Elon University 1-0 during the Huskies’ alumni night. “Alumni night was good. We got about 16 alums bac...

Men’s soccer starts conference play

Men’s soccer starts conference play

September 21, 2016


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By Kyle Taylor, deputy sports editor The Northeastern men’s soccer team won their first conference game of the season in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) at home against Drexel on Saturday, snapping a three-game losing streak, before losing to the University of New Hampshire (UNH) on Wedn...