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Norse open with top-seeded West Virginia

Norse open with top-seeded West Virginia

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

November 7, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

As the final seconds ticked off the clock in the Horizon League championship Macy Hamblin could feel the excitement build in her, knowing she and her team had just upset the number one seed Milwaukee Panthers on their home turf. “In those last final seconds - it was just like -  we deserved to win,...

Men’s Soccer ends season with a loss

Men’s Soccer ends season with a loss

Andrew Kell, Reporter

November 6, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The Norse men's soccer team lost 2-1 to Green Bay Friday night, finishing their season with a 1-13-4 record overall. The Norse are not eligible for the Horizon League tournament. The Phoenix outshot the Norse 11-7 while both teams posted two saves a piece. Jared Leyland had two saves for the Norse i...

Norse women’s soccer to NCAA tourney

Norse women’s soccer to NCAA tourney

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

November 5, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

MILWAUKEE -- The NKU women's soccer team defeated Milwaukee Saturday night to win the Horizon League tournament, 3-2. With the win, the Norse win the automatic bid to the NCAA Division I women's soccer tournament. It is the first Division I NCAA bid in school history. NKU will find out where it wi...

Norse erase 2-0 deficit: advance to championship

Norse erase 2-0 deficit: advance to championship

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The NKU Norse women’s soccer team overcame a 2-0 second half deficit Thursday to beat Detroit Mercy 3-2 in the Horizon League semifinal match, a game the Norse lost in penalty kicks last year. The winning goal came in the 82nd minute, when freshman Ally Perkins scored from close range on a give an...

GALLERY:Frey scores game winner; Norse advance

GALLERY:Frey scores game winner; Norse advance

Austin Elmore, Contributor

November 1, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

  The NKU women’s soccer team defeated the Wright State Raiders 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League tournament on Monday night at the NKU Soccer Stadium. The lone NKU goal was scored by junior Jessica Frey, who floated the ball over the keeper in the 57th minute off an assist from Macy Hamb...

NKU women’s soccer fall to Valparaiso, clinch third seed in tournament

NKU women’s soccer fall to Valparaiso, clinch third seed in tournament

Austin Elmore, Contributor

October 29, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The NKU women's soccer team fell to Horizon League foe Valparaiso 2-1 in the regular season finale on Friday night at the NKU Soccer Stadium. NKU’s finished the regular season with a 10-6-1 record. A Norse win and a Milwaukee loss would have given the Norse the number one seed in the upcoming tournament, an...

Komolong honored on senior night; Norse lose

Komolong honored on senior night; Norse lose

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

October 22, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The NKU men's soccer team was unable to find a win Saturday night, losing 1-0 to Detroit Mercy. The Norse fall to 1-11-3 while the Titans improve to 3-8-4. The Norse are officially eliminated from playoff contention with the loss.  "The kids fought hard. We just didn't have any finished product at the en...

Norse look for win in final home game

Norse look for win in final home game

Andrew Kell, Reporter

October 22, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Norse men's soccer team will faceoff against Detroit Mercy Titans for their final regular season home game at 7:30 p.m.. The Norse are coming off of a 1-0 win against Belmont last week. The Titans are 2-8-4 on the season with 12 goals across their 14 matches, 9 of the Titans goals have come in the fi...

GALLERY: Norse earn Horizon League tournament berth in draw with Detroit-Mercy

GALLERY: Norse earn Horizon League tournament berth in draw with Detroit-Mercy

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

October 22, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

e The NKU Norse women's soccer team earned a Horizon League tournament berth in a double overtime, 1-1 draw with Detroit-Mercy Saturday night. This is the second time in as many years that the Norse will be able to compete for the league championship. "Coming in as a freshman I can see that the senio...

“Process” continues as Norse draw with CSU

“Process” continues as Norse draw with CSU

October 8, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The season continues to be a process for the NKU men's soccer team, as the Norse continue to search for their first win of the season after playing Cleveland State to a 0-0 tie. "Slowly but surely we are starting to get a little bit more consistency," Head Coach John Basalyga said. "We are still mak...

GALLERY: Newton extends scoring streak in Norse victory

GALLERY: Newton extends scoring streak in Norse victory

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

October 8, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The Norse women's soccer team beat Youngstown State 3-2 on a windy Saturday afternoon at NKU Soccer Stadium, after giving up a two goal lead. This is the fourth Horizon League win for the Norse, bringing their league record to 4-1 and their overall record to 8-5. Youngstown State drops to 2-10 on the season a...

GALLERY: Norse give up late goal, lose 10th game

GALLERY: Norse give up late goal, lose 10th game

Christopher Deckers, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The NKU men's soccer team lost their 10th game Tuesday night, falling to Bowling Green 2-1. The Norse are 0-10-2 while Bowling Green improves to 7-3-1. The Norse were tied with Bowling Green 1-1, but gave up a goal to Alexis Souahy in the 86th minute to doom the Norse. NKU controlled most of the ...

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