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GALLERY: Women’s soccer blanks Wright State, 3-0

GALLERY: Women’s soccer blanks Wright State, 3-0

William Borland, Contributor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

In the first ever meeting between the NKU and Wright State women’s soccer teams Wednesday night, the Norse emerged with a 3-0 victory.With the victory, NKU stays undefeated in the Horizon League at 5-0 and is tied with Milwaukee for first place with 15 points. Wright State falls to 1-3-1 in the Hori...

Flames burn men’s soccer in overtime, 1-0

Flames burn men’s soccer in overtime, 1-0

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 13, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

After a scoreless 90 minutes Saturday, Illinois-Chicago got the game-winner seven minutes into overtime to defeat the NKU men's soccer team, 1-0.Jose Fuentes scored his first goal of the season in the 97th minute to end it. Manny Chavez intercepted an NKU clearing attempt and fed Fuentes for the decid...

Golden goal propels women’s soccer past Valpo, 3-2

Golden goal propels women’s soccer past Valpo, 3-2

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 13, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

VALPARAISO, Ind. - The NKU women's soccer team got a goal in the 101st minute Friday to defeat Valparaiso, 3-2.Kelsey Laumann headed home a cross from Macy Hamblin to keep the Norse unbeaten in Horizon League play at 4-0-0. NKU is 8-3-0 overall.Things didn't look good for the Norse early.April Cron...

Men’s soccer downs Cleveland State, 2-1

Men’s soccer downs Cleveland State, 2-1

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 9, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The NKU men's soccer team remained without a loss in Horizon League play thanks to Wednesday's 2-1 victory over Cleveland State.Cleveland State (3-6-1, 0-3-1 in Horizon) opened the scoring in the 11th minute on a Victor Zamora goal.The score remained 1-0 Cleveland State until Kobie Qual...

NKU, Oakland men’s soccer battle to 1-1 draw

NKU, Oakland men’s soccer battle to 1-1 draw

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 5, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

Despite being outshot 20-8 Saturday, the NKU men's soccer team battled to a 1-1 draw with Oakland at NKU Soccer Stadium.NKU keeper Toby Frohlich made seven saves in 110 minutes to earn the tie.Oakland (5-3-2 overall, 2-0-2 Horizon League) opened the scoring in the 13th minute when Matt Dudley scored of...

Women’s soccer downs Detroit, 3-1

Women’s soccer downs Detroit, 3-1

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 5, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

DETROIT, Mich. - Three unanswered goals Saturday propelled the women's soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Detroit.NKU is now 7-3 overall and 3-0 in the Horizon League.After allowing a fifth-minute goal from Detroit's Anna Mindling, NKU would equalize in the 22nd minute on Hanna Pateryn's first goal of th...

Men’s soccer still unbeaten in Horizon after 1-0 win

Men’s soccer still unbeaten in Horizon after 1-0 win

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 2, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The men's soccer team remained unbeaten in Horizon League play Wednesday with a 1-0 win over Belmont at NKU Soccer Stadium.NKU (5-3-1 overall, 2-0-1 in Horizon League) got the only goal it needed in the 19th minute. Kobie Qualah headed in the Johannes Jansen ball to give NKU a 1-0 lead.Toby Frohlich, in his...

Women’s soccer splits weekend matches; still unbeaten in Horizon

Women’s soccer splits weekend matches; still unbeaten in Horizon

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 29, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The women's soccer team split a pair of matches this weekend, losing Monday to Robert Morris 2-1 after defeating Illinois-Chicago Saturday, 2-0.A 79th minute goal by Robert Morris broke a 1-1 tie. Lauren Pietrowski scored off of a long cross by Kristie Hamilton to score the game-winning goal.Robert Morris (4-7) ope...

Men’s soccer draws in Detroit, 1-1

Men’s soccer draws in Detroit, 1-1

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 26, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

DETROIT, Mich. -- In its second Horizon League game in school history Saturday, the men's soccer team played to a 1-1 draw against Detroit.Detroit (3-2-4 overall, 0-0-2 in Horizon League) outshot Northern Kentucky (4-3-1, 1-0-1) 28-6 overall, including 11-3 in shots on goal. AJ Fleak made 10 saves to ...

Men’s soccer wins first Horizon League game, 1-0

Men’s soccer wins first Horizon League game, 1-0

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 24, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

DAYTON, Ohio -- Diego Martinez's golden goal in the 109th minute Tuesday gave the men's soccer team its first-ever Horizon League victory, 1-0 over Wright State.After possessing the ball near midfield, Martinez drove to the top of the box where he beat Raider keeper Tyler Blackmer for the game-winning goal.AJ F...

Women’s soccer team splits pair, wins first Horizon League match

Women’s soccer team splits pair, wins first Horizon League match

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 21, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The women’s soccer team lost Sunday at home to Toledo, two days after winning its first Horizon League match against Youngstown State.Sunday, the Norse fell 2-0 to Toledo in a match where NKU failed to create scoring chances.NKU was outshot 23-8, including 11-2 in shots on goal. Brooke Schocker was strong in goal, stopping ...

Men’s soccer falls to Dayton, 4-0

Men’s soccer falls to Dayton, 4-0

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 21, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

DAYTON, Ohio -- The men’s soccer team lost Friday night to Dayton, 4-0.Dayton would score in the 41st minute when James Haupt scoring on a breakaway, assisted by Amass Amankona.Amankona would score the next two for the Flyers to make it 3-0. He would score in the 57th minute, assisted by Maik Schoonderwoerd, th...

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