The Northerner

NKU’s unknown champion: Perce takes home boxing title

Jeremy Perce won the heavyweight division by knocking out his opponent

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

May 26, 2018

Tucked away on top of a hill just off Madison Avenue in Covington is a large, brown house. The house has no defining signage or advertising, other than “Beware of Dog” and “Private Property, No Trespassing” signs displayed on the garage door. In the yard, about a hundred feet away from the front door, sits...

Norse upset Jaguars; advance to face Cleveland State

NKU circles up before the game against Milwaukee

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

November 18, 2017

The sixth seeded NKU volleyball team defeated the three seeded IUPUI 3-1 (25-18, 23-25, 25-18, 25-19) in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League tournament on Friday.  NKU recorded 60 kills in the match while the Jaguars could only kill 48 balls. The Norse also had a .195 hitting percentage while IUP...

Brannen signs contract extension with NKU

John Brannen coaches up his team prior to Friday's game against Oakland.

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

June 15, 2017

NKU men's basketball coach John Brannen and the athletic department have reached an agreement to keep Brannen in Highland Heights for the foreseeable future. Brannen signed a four year contract extension Thursday that keep him as the head coach of the Norse through the 2020-2021 season.  The contract will al...

BREAKING: Basalyga retires as men’s soccer coach

John Basalyga announced his retirement Dec. 6. Basalyga coached at NKU for 14 seasons

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

December 6, 2016

Men's soccer coach John Basalyga announced he is retiring from his position at the end of the spring season. Basalyga has been coaching the Norse for the last 14 seasons. "It has been a tremendous honor coaching at Northern Kentucky over the last 14 years," Basalyga said in a statement. "I particula...

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