The Huntington News

Men’s soccer drops two in a row

October 24, 2013


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By Chris Judd & Jake Fischer, News Staff After putting together a four-game winning streak, the Northeastern men’s soccer team dropped two straight contests this week, losing its first conference game of the season on Saturday before dropping their final non-conference bout on Tuesday. The ...

Men’s soccer earns first place in CAA

October 17, 2013


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By Chris Judd & Jake Fischer, News Staff The Northeastern men’s soccer team registered an undefeated week, tying Drexel University 0-0 on Saturday and beating the University of Delaware 2-0 on Wednesday to remain unbeaten in conference play and earn sole possession of first place in the Col...

Men’s soccer downs JMU and Hofstra

October 10, 2013


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By Chris Judd & Jake Fischer, News Staff The Northeastern men’s soccer team opened up Colonial Athletic Association  conference play 2-0 this week, defeating James Madison University on Saturday and Hofstra University on Wednesday night. Over the weekend, the Huskies fell to an early defi...

Men’s soccer falls to 3-4-3 with loss to Stony Brook

October 3, 2013


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By Chris Judd and Jake Fischer, News Staff Men’s soccer coach Brian Ainscough pulled no punches in criticizing his team’s play Saturday, in a 1-0 loss to Stony Brook that saw the huskies fall to a 3-4-3 record. "There were no positives today," head coach Brian Ainscough said. "We chased the g...

Lions tame Huskies, men’s soccer home win streak snapped

September 26, 2013


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By Chris Judd and Jake Fischer, News Staff All good things come to an end, and the Northeastern men’s soccer team found that out firsthand when they lost their first home game in over two years to Columbia on Saturday, 2-1. The Lions began the game aggressively on offense, scoring eight minutes in...

Crosstown rival BU shuts out men’s soccer

September 19, 2013


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By Chris Judd and Jake Fischer, News Staff After successfully defending their 18-game unbeaten streak at Parsons Field last week, the Northeastern men’s soccer team hit the road for two contests against long-time non-conference rivals. On Saturday, Coach Brian Ainscough led the club to Providen...

Column: Fall sports deserve fans’ attention

September 12, 2013


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The end of summer and the start of the trudge through fall semester might have some students feeling down, but Northeastern has three great fall sports teams that all each have a shot at making deep runs in the conference and NCAA tournaments. That could brighten any Husky’s day. Last year, Northeastern...

Men’s soccer wins two straight in return to Parson’s field

September 12, 2013


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By Chris Judd and Jake Fischer, News Staff Following a winless trip to North Carolina for the Nike Invitational, the Northeastern men’s soccer team returned to Brookline for a two-game home stand at Parsons Field, a pitch they haven’t lost on since Nov. 6, 2010. The Huskies proved successful in tw...

Men’s soccer ready to go following trip to NCAAs

September 5, 2013


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By Chris Judd and Jake Fischer, News Staff As soon as the Northeastern men’s soccer team arrived back on campus to begin practicing for the 2013 season, it saw five of its players named to the All-Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) preseason teams. A week prior, head coach Brian Ainscough’s sq...

Q&A with Coach: Brian Ainscough, men’s soccer

November 29, 2012


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With a 1-0 loss to the University of Connecticut in the second round of the NCAA tournament Nov. 18, the men’s soccer season came to an end. They reached the tournament after clinching the Colonial Athletic Association Championship with a 1-0 win over Hofstra University in double overtime on Nov. 11, a...

Men’s soccer season ends with loss in NCAA tourney

November 19, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff The men’s soccer team’s season is over. Northeastern lost to the fourth-seeded University of Connecticut 1-0 in the second round of the NCAA tournament Sunday in front of 4,675 fans at Morrone Stadium in Storss, Conn., bringing an end to one of the most prolific se...

Marini’s goal lifts Huskies over BC in NCAA tourney, 1-0

November 16, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff The men’s soccer team knew last night’s NCAA tournament matchup with Boston College would be a historic game – but they didn’t know it was going to be quite so memorable. Junior forward Dante Marini scored his first goal of the season in the 14th minute, leading the Huskies to a 1-0 win ove...