The Northerner

Norse split double header with Wright State

Cameron Ross delivers a pitch to a Wright State hitter.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

May 6, 2017

The NKU baseball team split a double header series with Wright State on Friday afternoon, winning game one 13-10 while falling in game two 13-3.  The Norse are now 17-28 on the season and 10-11 in conference play while the Raiders are 30-15 and 16-5 in Horizon League play. The Norse will travel to M...

Norse can’t hold lead against number two Louisville

Chad Roberts swings at an inside pitch in the a victory over Valparaiso

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

April 27, 2017

The NKU baseball team held a lead for four innings, but in the end couldn't hold off the second ranked Louisville Cardinals. The Norse fell to the Cardinals 6-4 in Louisville Wednesday night, falling to 15-25 on the season while the Cardinals improve to 35-6. Even in a losing effort, the Norse out-hit t...

Gallery: Kelley carries Norse to series victory over Penguins

Zach Heming lays down one of his two safety squeezes in Friday's win over Youngstown State

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

April 2, 2017

The NKU baseball team secured the series win against Youngstown State on Sunday afternoon with a 6-3 victory. The Norse are now 5-1 in the Horizon League with a 10-16 overall record while the Penguins fall to 6-18 and 3-6 in league play. "I was real happy with how we played," head coach Todd Asalon ...

WATCH: New season, new field: turf outfield to benefit future Norse

The new turf outfield cost the university $600,125.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

March 30, 2017

While the NKU baseball team spent much of the month of February away from Bill Aker Baseball Complex, their field was getting a $600,125 makeover. The outfield of Friendship Field was converted from natural grass to full synthetic turf. MSA architects were the architects for the project while Shaw Sports ...

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