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Huskies losing streak extends to three

Huskies losing streak extends to three

September 14, 2016


Filed under Sports

By Kyle Taylor, deputy sports editor The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team’s record fell to 1-4 after they lost their two most recent games against Boston University (BU) and Fairfield University, closing out a four-game road trip. The Huskies head coach, Chris Gbandi, had just...

Gbandi debuts as men’s soccer head coach

Gbandi debuts as men’s soccer head coach

September 7, 2016


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By Kyle Taylor, deputy sports editor Under new head coach Chris Gbandi, the Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team won one of its first three games this season as it looks to improve on last year’s record of 3-12-2. The team began by losing to both Temple University and the University of M...

FIFA gender wage gap may be justified

FIFA gender wage gap may be justified

April 14, 2016


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By Kyle Taylor, sports columnist Now is the perfect time for women to highlight the pay gap between the sexes with people still scratching their heads about how the US National Soccer teams fared in their respective World Cups. It makes sense to highlight the disparity in pay, since the men’s team to...

Gbandi signs on to lead men’s soccer

Gbandi signs on to lead men’s soccer

January 21, 2016


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By James Duffy, deputy sports editor After head coach Brian Ainscough stepped down in November following a disappointing 3-12-2 season, the Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team began its search for a new face to guide the squad. After months of deliberation, the team decided on its man:...

Win over Charleston keeps playoff hopes alive

Win over Charleston keeps playoff hopes alive

October 28, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff Three weeks ago, the Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team was banged up, winless and on the edge of finishing the season without a playoff berth. What was initially labeled as a year with high expectations was becoming a season of losses and missed opport...

Men’s soccer falls to UD, wins matchup at Holy Cross

Men’s soccer falls to UD, wins matchup at Holy Cross

October 22, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff Despite winning its first Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) game of the season last week, the Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team fell to seventh in the conference followinga loss to the University of Delaware (UD) on Saturday. The Huskies then beat the C...

Mpofu, Pierrot score in win

Mpofu, Pierrot score in win

October 14, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff Nine games into the season, the struggling Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team’s aspirations of postseason play were fading. Nonetheless, Head Coach Brian Ainscough maintained the belief that with conference play, the playoffs were always in sight. His words ...

Men’s soccer falls to Elon University

Men’s soccer falls to Elon University

October 7, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team was unable to capitalize on a strong start in a road game with a 2-1 loss against the Elon University Phoenix, falling to a season record of 0-7-2. Northeastern’s matchup with the Phoenix, in Elon, N.C., was ...

NU soccer drops two games

NU soccer drops two games

September 30, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team remains winless after its first eight games, unable to come out on top in its first league matchups of the season with losses against the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) and James Madison Univers...

Men’s soccer loses at home to Providence, UNH

Men’s soccer loses at home to Providence, UNH

September 23, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff Northeastern University’s (NU) men’s soccer team finished up its non-conference schedule this week and remains winless after two home losses. The action this week started on Saturday when the Providence College (PC) Friars came into town to take on the Huskie...

Soccer falls to UNH, 0-1

Soccer falls to UNH, 0-1

September 22, 2015


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Photos by Brian Bae, deputy photo editor

NU men’s soccer goes into double OT against Fairfield

NU men’s soccer goes into double OT against Fairfield

September 16, 2015


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By Ethan Schroeder, news staff The Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer team continues to search for its first victory of the season after a 0-0 tie against the Fairfield University Stags at Parsons Field on Saturday night. Returning to Boston after a two-game road trip in California, the...