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Huskie junior forward Taisei Arima rushes the ball upfield during NIU mens soccers Missouri Valley Conference opener against Missouri State on Sept. 16. The Huskies shut out the Bradley University Braves Saturday by a final score of 1-0. (Courtesy of NIU Athletics)

[Photo] Men’s soccer shuts out Bradley

By Sana Polizzi, Sports Reporter
October 14, 2023
Graduate student Zach Place takes a shot during NIU mens golfs practice. The Huskies are looking to break through early-season struggles and repeat as MAC champions. (Courtesy of NIU Athletics)

[Photo] COLUMN: Men’s golf is on the rise

By Eddie Miller, Sports Reporter
October 12, 2023
Junior libero Crew Hoffmeier (1) celebrates after a rally during NIUs home volleyball match against the University of Illinois Fighting Illini on Aug. 26 at the NIU Convocation Center. Hoffmeier is in her first season as NIUs starting libero and has produced dig averages that rank among the best in the MAC and the nation. (Courtesy NIU Athletics)

[Photo] Hoffmeier igniting NIU’s fire

By Skyler Kisellus, Sports Reporter
September 26, 2023
Then-junior Jasmine Ly shoots at the MAC Tournament from April 21 to April 23. The Huskies finished second at the event. (Photo courtesy NIU Athletics)

[Photo] Women’s golf prepares for 2023-2024 season

By Zachary Bertram, Senior Sports Reporter
September 6, 2023
Sophomore midfielder Angel Rodriguez guides the ball at the NIU Soccer and Track and Field Complex on Aug. . Rodriguez scored the lone goal against University of Memphis. (Photo courtesy of NIU Athletics)

[Photo] Offense sputters in Huskies’ loss to Memphis

By Alex Crowe, Assistant Sports Editor
August 27, 2023
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