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This week in NIU Athletics (10/22 – 10/27)

This week in NIU Athletics (10/22 -  10/27)

Kyle Mathas

October 21, 2019

DeKALB —  Women’s Tennis will finish its play in the ITA Regional and the football team will play Saturday against the University of Akron for the 113th homecoming game. This week in NIU athletics (Oct. 21-Oct. 27) Women’s TennisThe Huskies will finish play in the ITA Regional in East Lansi...

Huskies post season best fifth-place at invitational

Huskies post season best fifth-place at invitational

Kyle Mathas

October 3, 2019

DeKALB — The women’s golf team took a step in the right direction with a top-five finish at the Johnie Imes Invitational in Columbia, Missouri hosted by the University of Missouri.The Huskies were led by junior golfer Lauren Ingle for the second week in a row. The Huskies scored an even par 216, tying Bri...

Women’s golf places seventh at invitational

Marcel Carrasco

September 24, 2019

DeKALB — A third round team-best score of 307 pushed the women’s golf team up two spots to finish seventh place Monday in the Mary Fossum Invitational at Michigan State University. The Huskies finished one point behind South Dakota State University, and leaped Marshall University and Bethune-Cookman Unive...

This week in NIU Athletics (9/23 – 9/29)

This week in NIU Athletics (9/23 - 9/29)

Kyle Mathas

September 23, 2019

DeKALB — On Tuesday, the men’s soccer team will play at home against the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. The men’s football team will travel Saturday to the University of Vanderbilt. This week in Huskie sports: Men’s GolfThe Huskies will be starting the week off in Toledo, Ohio for t...

This week in NIU Athletics (9/16 – 9/22)

This week in NIU Athletics (9/16 - 9/22)

Kyle Mathas

September 16, 2019

DeKALB — On Tuesday, the volleyball team will travel to Milwaukee to face the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. The women’s tennis team will travel Friday to  West Lafayette for the Purdue Invitational. This week in Huskie sports (Sept. 16 - Sept. 22):Men’s golfThe Huskies will travel to W...

This week in NIU Athletics (9/9 – 9/15)

This week in NIU Athletics (9/9 - 9/15)

Kyle Mathas

September 9, 2019

DeKALB — This week in NIU athletics, the football team will face the University of Nebraska. The volleyball team will travel to San Antonio and women’s soccer faces Loyola University - Chicago.This week in Huskie sports (Sept. 9 - Sept. 15):FootballThe Huskies will travel to Lincoln, NE to face the University of Nebras...

This week in NIU Athletics (Week 9/3 – 9/8)

This week in NIU Athletics (Week 9/3 - 9/8)

Quintin Wilson

September 3, 2019

DeKALB — After a great opening week of Huskie athletics, here is what you have to look forward to this week:FootballAfter an impressive victory in their home opener against Illinois State, the Huskies look to keep their momentum Saturday at the University of UtahThe Utes are currently ranked 14 in the college ra...

New athletics ticket system set to take place this fall

New athletics ticket system set to take place this fall

Maddie Barrett

August 23, 2019

DeKALB— NIU Athletics is launching a new and convenient way to gain access into athletic events. The days of forgetting your OneCards are over, as students can now present their tickets at the gate electronically through their smartphones.All full-time graduate and undergraduate students receive fr...

Women’s golf grabs third-place finish in MAC Championships

Women's golf grabs third-place finish in MAC Championships

Justin Kelley

April 24, 2019

DeKALB — The women's golf team finished third at the Mid-American Championship last weekend, 39 strokes behind first place Kent State University. NIU cemented their place in the standings, finishing in third after each round.Due to weather conditions that left the course unplayable Saturday, the ...

Women’s golf takes second at EKU Colonel Classic

Justin Kelley

April 2, 2019

DeKALB — The women's golf team continue its hot streak with a second place finish at the Eastern Kentucky University Colonel Classic in Richmond, Kentucky. It was the third time in the second half of the season the Huskies finished fourth or higher.Senior Kelly Anderson and sophomore Lauren Ingle...

Women’s golf wins Redbird Classic

Northern Star Staff

September 12, 2018

The Huskies women’s golf team took home the victory Tuesday at the Redbird Invitational in Normal by 17 strokes.Senior Brielle Ward finished first among all competitors for the second time in her career, finishing at four under par over 54 rounds.“The girls came out to play and they’re firing on...

Four Huskie women’s golfers honored

Four Huskie women's golfers honored

Northern Star Staff

July 9, 2018

Four members of the NIU women’s golf team have been named Academic All Americans by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.Juniors Kelly Anderson and Brielle Ward were named All American Scholars for the third year in a row, and sophomore Isabella Samudio was named for the second time. Freshman Laur...