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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 14, 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...

Volleyball wins second straight with five-set victory over Cleveland State

Volleyball wins second straight with five-set victory over Cleveland State

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 13, 2015


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

So far, a return to Regents Hall has treated the NKU women's volleyball team well.After a three-game road trip, the Norse have returned home and won two straight, including Tuesday's five-set win over Cleveland State.NKU defeated Cleveland State 17-25, 25-23, 22-25, 25-16, 15-13.Keely Creamer led NKU with 17...

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...

Volleyball roundup: NKU drops pair after win over Green Bay

Volleyball roundup: NKU drops pair after win over Green Bay

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 9, 2015


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The NKU women's volleyball team has dropped two straight Horizon League games after a win over Green Bay Oct. 2.Tuesday, the Norse fell in straight sets to Wright State, 25-21, 27-25, 25-13.Keely Creamer led NKU (6-11, 1-4 in Horizon League) with 12 kills. Haley Libs added nine kills. Mel Stewart adde...

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...

Portz shoots 66 to finish third at NKU Fall Classic

Portz shoots 66 to finish third at NKU Fall Classic

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 30, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

BATAVIA, Ohio -- The NKU men's golf team finished fourth Monday at the NKU Fall Classic at Elks Run Golf Club.Clayton Portz shot a 5-under 66 to help the Norse move up to a fourth place finish. The senior finished with six birdies on the day. The Norse also got strong individual performances on Monday by Jac...

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...

Volleyball falls to UIC; Julian hits career milestone

Volleyball falls to UIC; Julian hits career milestone

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

September 27, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports, Volleyball

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -- The NKU women’s volleyball team lost to the University of Illinois-Chicago in their second Horizon League game of the year. The loss extends the Norse losing streak to four games and leaves the ladies with a 0-2 record in conference play. During the match, senior Jayden J...

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