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Men’s Soccer: Northwestern looks to continue winning streak in tough matchup against No. 12 Maryland

Lawrence Price, Assistant Sports Editor October 8, 2021

Men’s Soccer With five matches left in the regular season, early October would not be an opportune time to lose momentum or take a turn for the worse. But Northwestern has staved off a midseason...

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Volleyball: Wildcats finding consistency in fall season after tumultuous spring

John Riker, Sports Editor October 8, 2021

Volleyball Sophomore setter Alexa Rousseau’s first year as a member of Northwestern’s volleyball team was a test of endurance. A third team Under Armour All American from Bloomfield Hills,...

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Football: Inside Northwestern’s defensive struggles against big plays

John Riker, Sports Editor October 8, 2021

Football Northwestern’s 0-3 record against Power Five opponents this season is surprising considering last year’s Big Ten West title. But the fashion of those three losses has been nothing...

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Football: Northwestern is 2-3 in its last five games coming off a week with no regular season game. Can the Wildcats get back to .500?

Drew Schott, Gameday Editor October 8, 2021

Football Following Northwestern’s 49-point loss to Nebraska, coach Pat Fitzgerald laid out what he believes will help his team win its first game against a Power Five opponent this season.  Making...

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Field Hockey: Northwestern concludes competitive road series split, upsetting No.7 Maryland

Skye Swann, Assistant Sports Editor October 5, 2021

Northwestern redshirt junior forward Bente Baekers ended her conference season scoring drought by securing a goal and assist in College Park, Md., giving the Wildcats a 3-1 win. After surrendering a...

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