The Daily Northwestern

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

Mike Marut, Reporter

September 18, 2014

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

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

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: Seniors hope to lead the Wildcats to victory

Mike Marut, Reporter

October 31, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

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...