The Northerner

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

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

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

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...

Scripps’ Six@Six kicks off sixth year with AP editor speech

Scripps’ Six@Six kicks off sixth year with AP editor speech

Matt Sexton, Reporter

October 9, 2015

Wednesday’s speech by AP national political editor David Scott began the sixth year for the Six@Six series.“The purpose of the series is to focus on the research, creative work and passions of our NKU community,” Collette Thompson, coordinator for the Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement said.Thom...

AP editor immersed in unbelievable presidential election cycle

AP editor immersed in unbelievable presidential election cycle

Matt Sexton, Reporter

October 9, 2015

Still 13 months away from the presidential election, the race to the White House has been more unbelievable than one could imagine, according to the Associated Press’ national political editor.David Scott, who has held that position since April 29, 2014 spoke to an attentive audience Wednesday in t...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

Men’s soccer draws in Detroit, 1-1

Men’s soccer draws in Detroit, 1-1

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 26, 2015

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 ...

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