The Daily Northwestern

Eliason nets ninth score in Cats’ victory

Sarah Kuta

October 6, 2009

On the bus back from DeKalb to Evanston, Northwestern voted unanimously: It was all Eli.Junior forward Matt Eliason began to describe the efforts of his teammates against Northern Illinois, but the Wildcats wouldn't let him f...

Men’s soccer: Blades’ tough play helps NU stay sharp

Rodger Sherman

October 5, 2009

For a player considered to be among the top defenders in the country, Mark Blades doesn't exactly have an intimidating physical presence.But that has not stopped the 5'6" senior from starting at Northwestern for four years."I le...

Men’s soccer: Hillgard’s header helps NU capture win

Rodger Sherman and Rodger Sherman

September 27, 2009

Drew Kotler and Jonathan Harris don't get many opportunities to play, so being forced to make stops unexpectedly in overtime games would seem like a daunting task.It wasn't. The two kept their composure and didn't let butterfl...

Women’s soccer: Cats open Big Ten with win

Jonah Rosenblum and Jonah Rosenblum

September 27, 2009

Northwestern has made a habit of knocking off a ranked opponent to kick off the Big Ten season, no matter the circumstances. A year after topping then-No. 17 Illinois in the opening weekend, the Wildcats notched a 1-0 win over ...