The Daily Northwestern

Field Hockey: Wildcats march into Big Ten postseason

Mike Marut, Reporter

November 5, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Field Hockey On Thursday, third seed Northwestern (13-6, 6-2 Big Ten) looks to advance beyond the first round of the Big Ten Tournament for the first time since 1996. The first opponent will be No. 6 seed Iowa (11-6, 4-4). ...

Cross Country: Pianin stars, Northwestern takes 10th at Big Ten Championships

Max Schuman, Reporter

November 4, 2014

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Sophomore Jena Pianin broke the 21-minute mark and set a new personal best for a 6K race, leading the Wildcats to a 10th-place showing in the Big Ten Cross Country Championships on Sunday in Iowa City, Iowa. Pianin finished...

Field Hockey: Wildcats lose shot at Big Ten title in loss to Penn State

Mike Marut, Reporter

November 3, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

No. 8 Northwestern (13-6, 6-2 Big Ten) fell to No. 5 Penn State (14-4, 5-3) 2-1 Friday but won Sunday’s Senior Day game against Kent State (8-10) 1-0. Friday, the Wildcats fought for a piece of the Big Ten title but lost late...

Cross Country: Wildcats prep for key early season meet

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 1, 2014

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Northwestern faces its biggest challenge of the young season Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Indiana — its most important meet yet. “This event will give us a good idea of how fit we really are,”...

Women’s Soccer: Wildcats suffer familiar fate in weekend losses

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

September 21, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

Northwestern experienced a sense of deja vu Sunday. Tied 0-0 with just over five minutes left to play in the second overtime, Indiana senior midfielder Tori Keller beamed a kick from the sideline, just 10 yards off the endline,...