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Men’s Soccer: Northwestern ends losing streak with dramatic win over UIC

Men’s Soccer: Northwestern ends losing streak with dramatic win over UIC

Ben Pope, Reporter

September 20, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Men’s Soccer Nearly a month after Northwestern had last won a game — and 235 minutes after it had last scored — Sean Lynch provided the moment the Wildcats had long awaited. Lynch’s header off a Camden Buescher free kick in the 87th minute bounced past Illinois-Chicago goalkeeper Sokra...

Volleyball: Northwestern drops conference opener at Purdue

Volleyball: Northwestern drops conference opener at Purdue

Joseph Wilkinson, Assistant Sports Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Volleyball After a promising nonconference season, hopes were higher than usual for Northwestern heading into Wednesday’s match at No. 13 Purdue. Those hopes, however, were tempered following a comfortable 3-0 loss to the Boilermakers. The Wildcats, while disappointed with the result, were not disc...

Women’s Soccer: Northwestern faces Rutgers, Maryland this weekend

Women’s Soccer: Northwestern faces Rutgers, Maryland this weekend

Charlie Goldsmith, Reporter

September 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer On the field and in the record books, senior goalkeeper Lauren Clem rarely looks up to anyone. She is Northwestern’s tallest player and recently moved into second place on the Wildcats’ all-time saves list. In NU’s game Friday against No. 13 Rutgers (7-0-1, 1-0 Big Ten)...

Volleyball: Wildcats kick off Big Ten play against No. 13 Purdue

Volleyball: Wildcats kick off Big Ten play against No. 13 Purdue

Benjy Apelbaum, Assistant Sports Editor

September 19, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Volleyball

Volleyball After a strong nonconference showing, Northwestern will open Big Ten play Tuesday on the road against No. 13 Purdue. The Boilermakers (10-1) will be the first tough test for Wildcats (10-2) as they attempt to navigate a Big Ten Conference that features six ranked teams, including the ...

Football Roundtable: Writers size up Wildcats going into bye week

Football Roundtable: Writers size up Wildcats going into bye week

Daily Sports Staff

September 19, 2017


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Football Northwestern topped Bowling Green on Saturday night to stabilize its season after a rocky start. Now, as the Wildcats head into a bye week, The Daily’s football writers discuss the team. 1. Through three games, NU sits at 2-1. It now faces a brutal three-game stretch including games a...

Men’s Soccer: Cats lose sixth straight, fall to No. 1 Indiana

Men’s Soccer: Cats lose sixth straight, fall to No. 1 Indiana

Hugh Mallen, Reporter

September 18, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Soccer, Sports

Men’s Soccer Northwestern lost its sixth consecutive game, and its third in Big Ten play, Sunday afternoon at home against No. 1 Indiana. The undefeated Hoosiers (5-0-2, 1-0-2 Big Ten) dominated the Wildcats (1-6, 0-3) en route to a 2-0 victory in front of NU’s largest home crowd this year, ...

Women’s Golf: Wildcats continue strong start with second top-5 finish this week

Women’s Golf: Wildcats continue strong start with second top-5 finish this week

Joseph Wilkinson, Assistant Sports Editor

September 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Women's Golf

Women's Golf For the second time this week, Northwestern held its own against top competition, finishing fifth at the Mason Rudolph Championship in a tournament that featured four other top-25 teams. The scores were low in Franklin, Tennessee all weekend, and the Wildcats’ 17-under-par fini...

Women’s Soccer: Northwestern beats Ohio State, snaps two-game losing streak

Women’s Soccer: Northwestern beats Ohio State, snaps two-game losing streak

Charlie Goldsmith, Reporter

September 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer Northwestern understood that it had not beaten Ohio State since 2007 and knew that a two-match losing streak to start conference play would be detrimental toward its Big Ten title defense. After coach Michael Moynihan reminded them of this before kickoff, the Wildcats (4-4-1, 1...

Volleyball: Wildcats drop final nonconference match

Volleyball: Wildcats drop final nonconference match

Jonah Dylan, Sports Editor

September 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Volleyball Northwestern had another successful showing this weekend at the VCU Invitational, but it didn’t come without a bump in the road. The Wildcats (10-2) cruised past Seton Hall and Bowling Green before losing to the hosts to close their nonconference season. The loss to VCU also snapped N...

Men’s Golf: Northwestern disappoints in first tournament

Men’s Golf: Northwestern disappoints in first tournament

Benjy Apelbaum, Assistant Sports Editor

September 17, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports

Men's Golf Against the cream of the crop, Northwestern turned in a disappointing performance at the Fighting Illini Invitational this weekend. The Wildcats shot 35-over-par and finished 13th of 15 schools at the Olympia Fields Country Club, which previously hosted two U.S. Opens. The competition ...