The Daily Northwestern

Field hockey: Wildcats prepare for showdown with 2nd-ranked Terrapins

Mike Marut, Reporter

September 18, 2014

On Saturday, No. 15 Northwestern (4-3) opens its Big Ten season against field hockey powerhouse and conference newcomer, No. 2 Maryland (5-1). The Terrapins enter the Big Ten on a hot streak of 14 straight wins against Big...

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

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

November 20, 2013

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: Northwestern’s defense leads the team into the Big Ten Tournament

Mike Marut, Reporter

November 7, 2013

On Thursday, the round two bell will ring. Northwestern will begin the Big Ten Tournament as the No. 2 seed against Ohio State, squaring off against the Buckeyes for the second time in six days. The first time around, the...

Field Hockey: Seniors hope to lead the Wildcats to victory

Mike Marut, Reporter

October 31, 2013

Friday marks Northwestern’s (14-4, 4-1 Big Ten) final regular season game this year — and the last ever for the seniors. Seniors Nikki Parsley and Tara Puffenberger have brought this team to a whole new level of field hockey. Parsley stepped up this season as the goals leader, and Puffenberger guided the te...