The Daily Northwestern

Field Hockey: With new offensive weapons, Wildcats prep for Penn State rematch

Nick Medline, Assistant Sports Editor

September 27, 2012

Last season, Northwestern dominated early on, jumping out to a 10-3 record with four top-20 victories. Then everything went awry, as the Wildcats dropped six of their last eight games. They bowed out in the first round of the...

Field Hockey: Wildcats fall in Big Ten opener, split weekend games

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

September 24, 2012

After getting out to an 8-1 start this season, Northwestern was taken down a few notches last weekend. The No. 10 Wildcats (9-2, 0-1 Big Ten) were on the road for eight of their first nine games and beat four ranked schools...

Field Hockey: NU run over in season finale

Nicholas Medline

November 2, 2011

Bruises often look worse just before they fully heal. The once-bruised program that is Northwestern is nearly patched up after more than a decade of futility, but a 6-1 season-ending Big Ten Tournament loss Thursday at the ha...

Field Hockey: Second-half Cats look to go on post-season run

Nicholas Medline

November 1, 2011

Northwestern enters the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday as an underdog, but the team holds an important weapon in its arsenal: its ability to improve as the game progresses. No. 20 NU (12-8, 1-5 Big Ten) has outscored its oppon...

Field Hockey: Northwestern salvages weekend with win over Louisville

Nicholas Medline

October 31, 2011

After No. 20 Northwestern dropped its fourth straight conference game, a frustrating 3-1 loss Friday against No. 17 Ohio State, the Wildcats needed a victory to close out the season. In her final home game Sunday, senior forward R...