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Three women’s soccer players awarded All-CAA First Team honors

Three women’s soccer players awarded All-CAA First Team honors

November 7, 2018

By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff After a fantastic conference season, members of Northeastern’s women’s soccer team (10-9-1, 7-2-0 CAA) earned all-CAA recognition. When the Colonial Athletic Association, or CAA, announced its end of season awards, three Huskies were named to the All-CAA Fir...

Freshman defender earns conference All-Rookie honors

Freshman defender earns conference All-Rookie honors

November 1, 2018

By Mike Puzzanghera, news staff Switching to a new position after a lifetime of playing somewhere else can be tough, but first-year women’s soccer defender Grace Moore makes it look easy. A business major from Rocky Hill, Connecticut., Moore was named to the CAA All-Rookie team, an honor wort...

NU lose foul-filled semifinal game to Hofstra

NU lose foul-filled semifinal game to Hofstra

November 1, 2018

By Erin Merkel, news correspondent In a foul-filled contest where tensions ran high, the Huskies failed to score and left Parsons Field for the last time this season. Hofstra’s early goal forced Northeastern to play catch up before ending the season in a 1-0 loss in their semifinal matchup on Sun...

Women’s soccer home winning streak comes to an end

Women’s soccer home winning streak comes to an end

October 24, 2018

By Erin Merkel, news correspondent The Huskies’ home winning streak came to an end in a match against the Drexel Dragons. After their first away loss last Thursday against College of Charleston Northeastern struggled to regain their confidence and place their shot on net before playoffs. Scoring e...

Women’s soccer fends off Elon to remain perfect in conference play

Women’s soccer fends off Elon to remain perfect in conference play

October 10, 2018

By Erin Merkel, news correspondent Northeastern women’s soccer racked up another victory, winning 2-0 against Elon at Parsons Field Sunday afternoon. Elon started the game hot with a first minute shot on goal but fumbled a score into their own net and allowed the Huskies the chance to reorganize t...

Northeastern women’s soccer notches second consecutive golden goal victory

Northeastern women’s soccer notches second consecutive golden goal victory

September 26, 2018

By Erin Merkel, news correspondent In the second Colonial Athletic Association, or CAA, game of the season, Northeastern carried momentum from their 2-1 win against Delaware into their Sunday afternoon game against University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW). The Huskies scored the winning goal...

Huskies fall short of third straight title

Huskies fall short of third straight title

November 8, 2017

Following a convincing defeat at home Oct. 29, Northeastern University women’s soccer traveled to Hempstead, New York, for the semi-finals and finals of the CAA tournament championship. Despite defeating the second-seeded Drexel University Dragons 2-0 in the semis Friday, the Huskies were unable ...

Cappuzzo makes history as Huskies bounce back on Senior Day

Cappuzzo makes history as Huskies bounce back on Senior Day

October 19, 2017

Following a hard-fought draw against the Elon University Phoenix Oct. 8, the Northeastern University women’s soccer team returned home Thursday to kick off the final homestand of the season against first-year striker Kristen Desmond and the top-tier Hofstra University soccer team. Heading into T...

Huskies split pair of weekend matches

Huskies split pair of weekend matches

September 20, 2017

In their first home game since Aug. 29, Northeastern University (NU) women’s soccer overwhelmed Dartmouth College on a rainy Friday night in front of a drenched Husky faithful. Leading the charge in the 3-1 victory were sophomore midfielder Kerri Zerfoss and senior forwards Kayla Cappuzzo and Carly Wilhe...

Huskies claim CAA crown

Huskies claim CAA crown

November 9, 2016

By Patrick Burgard, news staff The Northeastern women’s soccer team won its third Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) championship in four years on Sunday and advanced to the NCAA tournament for the fourth time since 2008. Led by the offensive play of sophomore forward Hannah Rosenblatt and rock solid d...

Women’s Soccer, CAA Finals

Women’s Soccer, CAA Finals

November 9, 2016

Photos by Jerry Yu

Women’s soccer clinches CAA

Women’s soccer clinches CAA

October 27, 2016

By Patrick Burgard, news staff The Northeastern University (NU) women’s soccer team clinched its third regular season championship in program history on Sunday, solidifying its status as top dog in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA). The Huskies, who earned the number one tournament seed on Sunday, en...