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Norse Women look to keep momentum going against Toledo

Norse Women look to keep momentum going against Toledo

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

September 2, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

The NKU women’s soccer team travels to Northwest Ohio tonight to face the University of Toledo tonight at 4 p.m. The Norse come into the game 1-3, after winning their first game against Morehead State last Monday. Toledo is 1-2, and coming off a brutal 4-0 loss to the University of Louisville. The R...

Tuesday’s Women’s soccer match changes venue

Tuesday’s Women’s soccer match changes venue

Andrew Kell, Contributor

September 1, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Due to Sunday’s flash flooding, the Sept. 6 match for NKU Women’s Soccer against Xavier University will be moved to the NKU Soccer Stadium, giving the Norse home field advantage against the Musketeers. The flash flooding associated with the storms made Xavier’s field unplayable. Kick off time for the...

NKU women earn first victory against MSU

NKU women earn first victory against MSU

Will Borland, Contributor

August 29, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The NKU Women’s soccer team won their home opener and their first game of the season Monday night against Morehead State 1-0. The Norse improve to 1-3 on the season while MSU drops to 1-2. “Starting the season 0-3 was challenging but our spirit was great, the work ethic was great and the senio...

NKU shut out against EKU

NKU shut out against EKU

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

August 26, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The Norse offense continued to struggle Thursday night, failing to score for the second straight game in a 2-0 loss to Eastern Kentucky University. The loss gives the Norse a 0-3 record to start the year. The Norse only took seven shots, with four of those shots coming off the foot of Jessica Frey...

Preview: NKU women look for first win tonight against EKU

Preview: NKU women look for first win tonight against EKU

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

August 25, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The NKU women’s soccer team travels to Richmond, KY to face the Eastern Kentucky Colonels at 7 p.m. tonight. The Norse will be looking for their first win of the 2016 season, after starting the season 0-2. NKU has only scored one goal in those two games and have given up four. Macy Hamblin has been...

GALLERY: NKU shutout in Riverboat Rivalry

GALLERY: NKU shutout in Riverboat Rivalry

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

August 22, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

CINCINNATI -- The NKU women’s soccer team lost to the Cincinnati Bearcats 1-0 Monday night in the first ever Riverboat Rivalry at Nippert Stadium.“We were on our heels most of the game,” Head Coach Bob Sheehan said. “They were really dangerous. They dumped balls into the corners and get corner kicks...

NKU women take on UC in Riverboat Rivalry

NKU women take on UC in Riverboat Rivalry

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

August 22, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

The Riverboat Rivalry sets sail for the first time tonight, when the NKU women’s soccer team heads to Nippert Stadium to face the 39th-ranked Cincinnati Bearcats.The Bearcats come into the game 1-0, after winning a double overtime with the University of Dayton, while NKU comes into the game 0-1 after l...

Norse to battle Bearcats for the first time

Norse to battle Bearcats for the first time

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

August 17, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

The Northern Kentucky University and University of Cincinnati women’s soccer teams will meet on the field for the first time in a match dubbed the Riverboat Rivalry.The programs held a press conference Wednesday to officially announce the upcoming game, set to take place at 7 p.m. on Aug. 22 at Nip...

Women’s soccer season ends in penalties to Oakland

Women’s soccer season ends in penalties to Oakland

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

November 6, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

MILWAUKEE, Wis. -- After finishing regulation and 20 minutes of overtime scoreless, Northern Kentucky and Oakland needed penalty kicks to decide Thursday's Horizon League semifinal.In the end, the Golden Grizzlies scored on all four attempts from the spot and defeated NKU 4-1 in penalties.The loss ends the se...

GALLERY: Laumann goal sends NKU to Horizon League semifinals, 1-0

GALLERY: Laumann goal sends NKU to Horizon League semifinals, 1-0

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

November 3, 2015


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

All it took was one well-placed header and one outstanding late save Monday to send the NKU women's soccer team to Milwaukee.Kelsey Laumann headed home the game-winning goal as NKU advanced to the Horizon League semifinals with a 1-0 victory over Cleveland State at NKU Soccer Stadium.NKU, the three-se...

Women’s soccer downs Green Bay; Will host tourney quarterfinal Monday

Women’s soccer downs Green Bay; Will host tourney quarterfinal Monday

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 31, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Two second half goals propelled the Northern Kentucky women's soccer team to a 2-1 victory Friday over Green Bay at NKU Soccer Stadium.With the victory, NKU (10-5-1, 6-2-1 in Horizon League) locked up the third seed in this week's Horizon League tournament. The Norse will host Cleveland State 7 p.m. Mo...

Soccer roundup: Scoreless draw puts women’s soccer in Horizon League tourney

Soccer roundup: Scoreless draw puts women’s soccer in Horizon League tourney

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

October 25, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The NKU women's soccer team played Milwaukee to a 0-0 draw Saturday night in Milwaukee. The point earned guaranteed the Norse a spot in the Horizon League tournament.The draw also guaranteed Milwaukee the top seed for the tournament.NKU is now 9-5-1 overall and 5-2-1 in the Horizon League. Milwaukee is 10-...

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