The Northerner

Gallery: Norse fall in Horizon League semi-final

Jessica Frey (12) reacts to the 3-2 loss to IUPUI in the final game of her senior season in the Semi-Final game of the Horizon League Women's Soccer Tournament in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

November 2, 2017

In a match they seemingly dominated, the NKU women's soccer team fell to IUPUI 3-2 in the Horizon League Tournament semi-final game Thursday afternoon. The Norse season is likely over with the loss while IUPUI moves on to face Milwaukee in the Horizon League championship. "We were relentless in our...

Women’s soccer to play IUPUI in semi-final match

September 27, 2017--Rachel Conoway (22) follows a ball in the air in the game against Wright State at NKU Soccer Stadium in Highland Heights, Ky

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

October 30, 2017

It took two overtime periods and penalty kicks, but the NKU women's soccer team now knows who they will be playing Thursday. The third seeded IUPUI Jaguars defeated sixth seeded Cleveland State in PK's Monday night to move onto the semi-final game against second seeded NKU on Thursday at 4 p.m. in M...

Hamblin named Horizon League Player of the Year

Jessica Frey (left) and Macy Hamblin (right) celebrate after a goal by Frey.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

October 30, 2017

For the third straight year, Macy Hamblin has been named Horizon League Player of the Year. The senior forward tied for the league lead in goals scored (10) and lead the league in points per match (1.64) and goals per match (.74) despite missing two games of the season due to injury. Related: Hamblin's offensive prow...

Norse clinch second seed in Horizon League tournament

Macy Hamblin (3) looks to pass a ball to a teammate upfield

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

October 28, 2017

The NKU women's soccer team and IUPUI played to a 1-1 draw in the final regular season game of the season Friday night in Indianapolis. The Norse record stands at 9-5-2 and 6-1-2 in Horizon League play while IUPUI is 13-5-1 on the season and 6-2-1 in league play. Neither team scored until the final...

Three first half goals power NKU past Green Bay

Macy Hamblin (3) and Emily Soltes (7) celebreate after a goal in the game against Green Bay

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

October 14, 2017

The NKU women's soccer team hasn't lost since they fell 2-1 to Xavier a little over a month ago.  That streak continued today when the Norse beat Green Bay 2-0 at the NKU Soccer Stadium. NKU is now 8-4-1 on the season and 5-0-1 in Horizon League play while the Phoenix chances at a Horizon League ...

Frey’s second half goal lifts Norse over Raiders

September 27, 2017--Jessica Frey (12) takes a shot in the game against Wright State at NKU Soccer Stadium in Highland Heights, Ky

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

September 27, 2017

After a three-game losing streak to end non-conference play, the NKU women's soccer team has now won three straight games. The Norse defeated the Wright State Raiders 1-0 at the NKU Soccer Stadium Wednesday night to move to 6-4 and 3-0 in Horizon League play. The Raiders drop their first Horizon L...

Hamblin’s second half goal gets Norse back on track

Macy Hamblin (3) wins a headball in the game against Xavier

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

September 15, 2017

NKU's women's soccer team snapped a three-game losing streak Friday night, taking down Horizon League foe UIC Flames 2-0 at the NKU Soccer Stadium. The Norse improved to 4-4 on the season and earned their first Horizon League victory while UIC fell to 2-7. NKU head coach Bob Sheehan believed earning a...

GALLERY: Frey’s second half goal powers Norse to victory

Jessica Frey scored the game winning goal against EKU Friday night.

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

August 19, 2017

  The NKU women's soccer team claimed their first victory of the season Friday night, beating Eastern Kentucky 2-1 in front of a crowd of more than 800 in the NKU Soccer Stadium. "We've had fantastic crowds out to support us and certainly our players get a little extra motivation when the crowd ...

Dynamic Duo hope to lead Norse to second Horizon League championship

The Norse received their championship rings at NKU Soccer Stadium

Christopher Decker, Managing Editor

August 18, 2017

Just a few days before their first preseason game against Miami (OH), the women’s soccer team received their Horizon League championship rings in a private ceremony in the NKU Soccer Stadium. “I’ll wear it and people will be like ‘Wow is that the ring you got?’” senior forward Macy Hamblin ...

Norse erase 2-0 deficit: advance to championship

Macy Hamblin embraces Jessica Frey after Frey scored the game winning goal in the 80th minute.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

November 3, 2016

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...

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