The Daily Northwestern

Field Hockey: Wildcats top Big Ten standings after win over Hawkeyes

Mike Marut and Claire Hansen

October 5, 2014

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

No. 11 Northwestern (9-3, 4-0 Big Ten) earned its sixth straight win on Sunday, routing No. 7 Iowa (8-3, 2-1 Big Ten) to take control of the Big Ten. Back-to-back goals by juniors Lisa McCarthy and Caroline Troncelliti within...

Field Hockey: Northwestern coach inducted into USA Field Hockey Hall of Fame

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

April 13, 2014

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Northwestern field hockey coach Tracey Fuchs has been selected for the USA Field Hockey Hall of Fame, the organization announced last week. Fuchs, who this fall concluded her fifth season as NU's head coach, is part of the...

Field Hockey: Parskey, Puffenberger, Mccarthy named All-Region

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Three members of Northwestern's field hockey team were named first-team Longstreth/NFHCA All-West Region selections Tuesday. Senior forward Nikki Parsley, senior midfielder Tara Puffenberger and sophomore defender Lisa McCarthy are now eligible for...

Field Hockey: Wildcats drop ‘frustrating’ game against Buckeyes

Mike Marut, Reporter

November 7, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The Big Ten Tournament ended in a fashion not unfamiliar to second-seeded Northwestern’s field hockey team: upset by an opponent it had previously dominated. For two years straight, the Wildcats have fallen to a squad they...

Field Hockey: NU ranked in top 10 by APCA

Steven Montero, Sports Editor

September 22, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

The Association for the Protection of Collegiate Athletes ranked the Wildcats in the top 10 among all other Division I programs in its 2012 school ranking report.  Northwestern claimed the No. 8 spot on the association's l...

Field Hockey: Pohlmeyer, Wildcats take long road to Big Ten Tournament

Alex Putterman, Reporter

November 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Five years ago, Northwestern was not very good at field hockey. That year, 2008, the Wildcats finished 7-13 overall, 1-5 in the Big Ten. They’ve certainly come a long way since then. Only one current NU player can remember...