The Huntington News

King Husky’s Bark: Huskies succeeding on low tallies

October 4, 2012


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The men’s soccer team has been having a season that gives most fans heart attacks. All but two of its eight games have been decided by one goal or less, with five of those going to double overtime. They make it impossible to know the result of the game until the final whistle. The Huskies have a...

Men’s soccer avoids overtime, tops Drexel

October 4, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff For the first time this season, the men’s soccer team won a game on the road without going into double overtime. The Huskies beat Drexel University 2-1 in Philadelphia on Wednesday to improve to 6-1-2 (1-0-1 Colonial Athletic Association) on the season. After a scoreless firs...

Huskies net five goals, Anding with a hat trick

September 27, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff The men’s soccer team has proven in this young season to be one of the most resilient teams in the country when it’s on the road. At home, the Huskies continue to appear invincible. Northeastern (5-1-1) overcame its worst start to a game so far in 2012 when senior forward Don And...

Under the Lights: Simon Cox

September 27, 2012


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By Elizabeth Thomas, News Staff Thanks to men’s soccer sophomore defender Simon Cox’s tying goal, with less than three seconds left in last weekend’s game at the College of William & Mary, the Huskies were able to keep afloat to a 1-1 draw in their Colonial Athletic Association opening...

Huskies win in overtime on road

September 20, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff When senior forward Don Anding corralled the ball in the left corner of the field on Saturday, the men’s soccer team was less than two minutes away from its first draw of the season. The Huskies were deadlocked in a scoreless tie with Fairfield University, caught in a doub...

Huskies defeated on road, suffer first loss of season

September 13, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff The men’s soccer team’s undefeated streak ended at three games as it dropped a 4-1 decision to the University of Michigan on Sunday. After giving up just one goal in its first three games, Northeastern (3-1) allowed two to Michigan before the game was half an hour...

Senior forward propelling undefeated Huskies

September 6, 2012


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By Eoghan Kelly, News Staff The thud of Don Anding’s hands slamming into the Parsons Field turf was audible from the bleachers more than 20 yards away. The senior forward had just lost the ball in a challenge with a Harvard University defenseman during the men’s soccer team’s match Sunday. As...

Men’s soccer: Disappointing season on pitch

November 11, 2010


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By Zach Hayes, News Staff Despite outshooting No. 11 William & Mary 16-10 and having a 10-1 advantage in corner kicks, the men’s soccer team fell 2-1 in overtime Saturday on Senior Day at Parsons Field. “It was disappointing overall,” said junior forward Mike Kennedy. “We had high expectations...

Men’s Soccer: Anding’s five shots not enough

November 4, 2010


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By: Zach Hayes, News Staff The men’s soccer team’s 1-0 double overtime loss to Old Dominion University (ODU) last Saturday summed up its entire season as the Huskies topped their opponent in shots on goal, but came up short after ODU forward Daniel Lidster scored in the 105th minute. The Huskies dropped to 3-4-3 in ...