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Lohmann named Horizon League Defensive Player of the Week

Lohmann named Horizon League Defensive Player of the Week

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports, Sports Features

After an 11 save performance in her team’s 1-0 shutout victory over the University of Illinois at Chicago on Friday evening, Emily Lohmann was named Horizon League women’s soccer Defensive Player of the Week on Monday afternoon. This marks her seventh shutout of the year and is currently aver...

Norse snap three-game losing streak; defeat IUPUI and Wright State

Norse snap three-game losing streak; defeat IUPUI and Wright State

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

October 29, 2018


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports, Volleyball

After losing three straight matches, the NKU women’s volleyball team bounced back in dramatic fashion with a sweep over IUPUI (25-21, 25-20, 25-21) and a four-set victory over Wright State (25-21, 25-13, 23-25, 25-13) at Regents Hall over the weekend. With the victories, the Norse move to fourth place ...

Northerner earns three national Pinnacle Awards

Northerner earns three national Pinnacle Awards

Northerner Staff

October 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, News, Sports

The Northerner received three national Pinnacle Awards for reporting, sports photography and editorial illustration on Oct. 26.

Preview: Women’s basketball schedule

Preview: Women’s basketball schedule

Jacob Poore, Contributor

October 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Sports, Sports Features, Women's Basketball

The NKU women’s basketball team announced their full schedule at the end of September and includes 10 non-conference games against the likes of Louisville, who made it to the 2018 Final Four, last season's Ohio Valley conference champions Belmont and the Friar Holiday Classic hosted by Providence fr...

Women’s soccer optimistic as tourney approaches

Women’s soccer optimistic as tourney approaches

Cameron Maynard, Contributor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports, Sports Features

With the regular season finale just hours away, the Northern Kentucky University women's soccer team know the pressure is on to capture their second Horizon League championship and refuse to take their foot off the gas as conference tournament play is near. “Our goal is to earn 3 points in each of o...

Women’s softball team signs 12-year-old Destiny Owen through Team IMPACT

Women’s softball team signs 12-year-old Destiny Owen through Team IMPACT

Sierra Newton, Assistant Sports Editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Softball, Sports, Sports Features

The podium was set and waiting for NKU softball’s newest teammate, 12-year-old Destiny Owen, to sign her letter of intent. Alongside her were her mother Serena and father Larry, head softball Coach Kathryn Gleason, and junior softballer Kailey Rossiter. Family members were decked out in NKU gear, the NK...

Volleyball weekend: Norse struggle on the road, fall to Milwaukee, Green Bay

Volleyball weekend: Norse struggle on the road, fall to Milwaukee, Green Bay

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports, Volleyball

The NKU women’s volleyball team was on the road last weekend facing off against Milwaukee on Friday and the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Saturday.  Both matches resulted in a loss for the Norse with a score of 3-2 against Milwaukee and a score of 3-1 against Green Bay. The Norse fall to 13...

Women’s basketball: Horizon League picks Norse to finish sixth overall

Women’s basketball: Horizon League picks Norse to finish sixth overall

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Horizon League recently announced their preseason poll and all-league team selections as voted by the league’s head coaches, athletic communications personnel and media members.

Volleyball sweeps Youngstown State

Volleyball sweeps Youngstown State

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports, Volleyball

The NKU women’s volleyball team brought home their second Horizon League sweep of the season Wednesday night, after shutting out Youngstown State in three sets, 25-22, 25-19 and 25-13.

Men’s soccer falls to Oakland Grizzlies 3-1

Men’s soccer falls to Oakland Grizzlies 3-1

Sierra Newton, Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

NKU men’s soccer team fell to Oakland 3-1 on Saturday night. The Norse drop to 8-4 overall  and 1-3 in the Horizon league while Oakland improves to 6-4-2 overall and 2-2 in conference play.

With OT victory over Detroit Mercy, women’s soccer 7-3-1

With OT victory over Detroit Mercy, women’s soccer 7-3-1

Aric France, Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The NKU women’s soccer team won in dramatic fashion Sunday night, after Samantha Duwel netted the game winning goal in the 104th minute of double overtime, scoring a 3-2 victory over Detroit Mercy Titans.

Volleyball weekend: Norse defeat Green Bay, Milwaukee

Volleyball weekend: Norse defeat Green Bay, Milwaukee

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

September 24, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports, Volleyball

NKU women’s volleyball team had their Horizon League season opener at home against Green Bay Friday.

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