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Women’s soccer downs Detroit, 3-1

NKU goalkeeper Brooke Schocker dives for the save during NKU's 1-1 tie against Xavier. The Norse tied Xavier 1-1 at the NKU Soccer Stadium on Sept. 9, 2014.

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

NKU soccer player Kobie Qualah had five shots Saturday in a goalless draw against Valparaiso.

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...

Women’s soccer splits weekend matches; still unbeaten in Horizon

NKU women's soccer

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...

Men’s soccer draws in Detroit, 1-1

NKU midfielder Alwin Komolong heads the ball at the goal during NKU's tie against IPFW. NKU tied IPFW 1-1 in double overtime on Sept. 14, 2014 at NKU Soccer Stadium.

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 ...

Men’s soccer wins first Horizon League game, 1-0

NKU forward Diego Martinez scores the lone goal in the double overtime game. NKU defeated Stetson 1-0 in double overtime at NKU Soccer Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 24, 2015

DAYTON, Ohio -- Diego Martinez's golden goal in the 109th minute Tuesday gave the men's soccer team its first-ever Horizon League victory, 1-0 over Wright State.After possessing the ball near midfield, Martinez drove to the top of the box where he beat Raider keeper Tyler Blackmer for the game-winning goal.AJ F...

Women’s soccer team splits pair, wins first Horizon League match

Jessica Frey scored in the third minute Friday night as the women's soccer team won its first-ever Horizon League match, 3-1 over Youngstown State.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 21, 2015

The women’s soccer team lost Sunday at home to Toledo, two days after winning its first Horizon League match against Youngstown State.Sunday, the Norse fell 2-0 to Toledo in a match where NKU failed to create scoring chances.NKU was outshot 23-8, including 11-2 in shots on goal. Brooke Schocker was strong in goal, stopping ...

Men’s soccer falls to Dayton, 4-0

NKU soccer player Yaw Addai scored the game-tying goal Wednesday in NKU's 2-1 victory over Eastern Illinois.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 21, 2015

DAYTON, Ohio -- The men’s soccer team lost Friday night to Dayton, 4-0.Dayton would score in the 41st minute when James Haupt scoring on a breakaway, assisted by Amass Amankona.Amankona would score the next two for the Flyers to make it 3-0. He would score in the 57th minute, assisted by Maik Schoonderwoerd, th...

Illinois hands women’s soccer first loss, 1-0

NKU goalkeeper Brooke Schocker dives for the save during NKU's 1-1 tie against Xavier. The Norse tied Xavier 1-1 at the NKU Soccer Stadium on Sept. 9, 2014.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 14, 2015

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- The first matchup against a Big Ten team in women's soccer history ended with a 1-0 Illinois victory Friday night.The loss is the first of the season for NKU (4-1). Illinois is 6-1.Hope D'Addario scored the only goal of the match in the 37th minute. She scored off of a free kick t...

Addai scores twice as Norse blank IPFW, 2-0

NKU soccer player Yaw Addai scored the game-tying goal Wednesday in NKU's 2-1 victory over Eastern Illinois.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 14, 2015

FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Two second half goals by Yaw Addai were enough Sunday to lead the men's soccer team to a 2-0 win over IPFW.Addai broke a scoreless tie in the 74th minute when he received a pass across the box from Diego Martinez. Addai beat the keeper on the right post for the game's first goal.Just...

Summer spent conquering the world

NKU midfielder Alwin Komolong heads the ball at the goal during NKU's tie against IPFW. NKU tied IPFW 1-1 in double overtime on Sept. 14, 2014 at NKU Soccer Stadium.

Sarah Kellam, Contributor

September 9, 2015

Most students spend their summers in hometowns, interning or just taking a break. However, one student spent his summer captaining a national team. When Alwin Komolong returned to Papua New Guinea for the summer, he wasn’t planning on taking time off from soccer. Instead, the NKU junior captained ...

Men’s soccer splits pair in Mayor’s Cup

NKU forward Diego Martinez scores the lone goal in the double overtime game. NKU defeated Stetson 1-0 in double overtime at NKU Soccer Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

September 7, 2015

ONEONTA, N.Y. -- Bucknell scored in the 105th minute Sunday to defeat the Northern Kentucky men’s soccer team 1-0 at the Hartwick College Mayor’s Cup.Bucknell got the winner when Jesse Klug scored off of a nodded ball by teammate Justin Galiani. Connor Willings picked up an assist as well.The Biso...

Women’s soccer wins fourth straight, 1-0

NKU midfielder Katelyn Newton heads the ball into the goal for the tying goal in NKU's overtime win against Robert Morris. NKU beat Robert Morris 2-1 in overtime at NKU Soccer Stadium on Sept. 14, 2014.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

August 31, 2015

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- The Northern Kentucky women’s soccer team extended its shutout streak to almost 300 minutes Sunday in a 1-0 victory over Charleston Southern.Winning its fourth straight game to open the season, the Norse have not allowed a goal since its opener.Less than a minute after halftime...

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