The Northerner

Sports Shorts

April 18, 2013


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Baseball The team faced North Florida on April 12, 13 and 14. All three games resulted in losses, 1-12, 7-8 and 4-12, respectively. The Norse are ranked last in the A-Sun Conference with a 1-11 conference record and 6-30 overall. The team’s next game is April 19, at home against Jacksonville at 3 p.m. Sof...

Sports Shorts

April 4, 2013


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Tennis The women’s and men’s tennis teams took on Mercer on March 28. Both matches resulted in losses with ending scores of 0-7 and 3-4, respectively. The next match was against Kennesaw State with final scores of 0-7 and 1-6; both losses. The men’s team is now ranked ninth in the Atlantic ...

Tennis teams fall to Mercer at home

Tennis teams fall to Mercer at home

Dejoira Phillips, Contributing writer

April 4, 2013


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Women’s team loses 0-7, men win first doubles point of the year NKU’s women’s and men’s tennis teams fell to Mercer March 28, at the Joyce Yeager Complex. The final score for the women’s match was 0-7 and the final score for the men’s match was 3-4. Both teams will play again on April 5...

International players embrace team bond

International players embrace team bond

Matt Popovich, Staff writer

March 28, 2013


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The love of tennis has created a strong bond among the international members of the NKU men’s tennis team. It only takes spending a short amount of time with the international members of NKU’s men’s tennis team to realize the game of tennis has created a strong bond between these student athletes. A...

SPORTS SHORTS

March 21, 2013


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Softball The softball team traveled to North Carolina on March 8 to compete in the Camel Stampede tournament. The games against Morehead State (6-8) and Campbel (4-6) l both resulted in a loss. The other two games in the tournament were won versus Drexel and Norfolk State 5-1 and 4-1, respectivel...

Women’s tennis plays with international flare

Matt Popovich, Staff writer

March 21, 2013


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Marta Romeo and Shana Kleynen have both traveled great distances to play tennis at NKU. Despite a rocky start to the year, the two have high hopes for the rest of the season. Romeo and Kleynen are international student athletes who play for NKU’s women’s tennis team. Both Romeo and Kleynen were...

University offers unique courses, experiences

Bret Lonaker, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2012


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A skiing and snowboarding course at Perfect North Slopes in Lawrenceburg, Ind. and a tennis course at the Joyce Yeager Tennis Complex on campus are available for Northern Kentucky University students. For skiing, students can enroll in a one credit hour physical education elective. The class requires...

Tennis teams swinging into action

Tennis teams swinging into action

John Minor, Sports news editor

February 1, 2012


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The Northern Kentucky University tennis teams are preparing for the upcoming season with new coaches and experienced squads. The new season brings with it high expectations, as both teams would like to go out of the Great Lakes Valley Conference on a high note. “Our goal is to win the conference...

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