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Oakland hands NKU second straight league defeat, 1-0

Oakland hands NKU second straight league defeat, 1-0

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 23, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

ROCHESTER, Mich. -- After winning its first five Horizon League games in school history, the NKU women's soccer team dropped its second straight Wednesday.Alice Palmer's 72nd-minute goal was all Oakland needed to defeat NKU 1-0.Oakland (5-5-6, 4-1-2 in Horizon) outshot NKU 12-4, including blanking the Nor...

Qualah golden goal lifts men’s soccer over Eastern Illinois

Qualah golden goal lifts men’s soccer over Eastern Illinois

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 23, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

CHARLESTON, Ill. -- It took just 31 seconds of extra time Wednesday for the NKU men's soccer team to defeat Eastern Illinois, 2-1.Less than a minute into overtime, Kobie Qualah beat keeper Ben Feltes to propel the Norse to victory.The Norse had to rally from a goal down. Tyler Massa scored his first...

Cleveland State golden goal hands women’s soccer first loss

Cleveland State golden goal hands women’s soccer first loss

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 18, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

It appeared the NKU women's soccer team was on the way to its sixth victory in Horizon League play in as many games Saturday evening at NKU Soccer Stadium.The Norse led 1-0 in the final six minutes of regulation. However, Kaila Sargema scored twice, once in regulation and once in overtime, as Clevel...

Men’s soccer battles Valpo to scoreless draw

Men’s soccer battles Valpo to scoreless draw

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 18, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The NKU and Valparaiso men's soccer teams battled to a goalless draw Saturday afternoon at NKU Soccer Stadium.AJ Fleak picked up the shutout for NKU, making seven saves. Nico Campbell had the clean sheet for Valpo. He was credited with one save.Valparaiso outshot Northern Kentucky 18-14, including 7-3 in...

GALLERY: Women’s soccer blanks Wright State, 3-0

GALLERY: Women’s soccer blanks Wright State, 3-0

William Borland, Contributor

October 15, 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...

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...

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...

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...

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