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Junior righthander Brian Christian leads the Huskies to a sweep of the College of William & Mary / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Huskies clinch No. 1 seed, fall short of CAA title

Despite the sour finish, Northeastern showed that its baseball program has exciting prospects in the future. Predicted to finish seventh in the conference by coaches, the Huskies shocked the CAA by finishing first on the heels of a six-game winning streak.

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Senior righthander Nate Borges threw two quality starts after entering the rotation / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Sports Recap: Baseball dethroned, track dominates, rowing decorated

The last two weeks saw men’s track take home its third consecutive Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) title, baseball face CAA rivals Hofstra University and University of North Carolina-Wilmington (UNCW) and men’s rowing win the Congram Cup for the 13th straight year, among other feats.

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Photo by Lauren Scornavacca

A look back at the best sports moments of the 2016-17 seasons

Northeastern University sports have always been known for their competitive demeanor and successful track record, and this past year was no different.

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Freshman second baseman Scott Holzwasser evades Charleston catcher Erven Roper to score on his inside-the-park home run Sunday / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics
Freshman second baseman Scott Holzwasser evades Charleston catcher Erven Roper to score on his inside-the-park home run Sunday / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Huskies sweep Charleston out of first place

The Huskies tallied 11 hits in Friday’s match but drew only one walk, emblematic of the series as a whole. The team ripped 37 hits but managed two total walks across the three games.

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Junior starter Brian Christian threw seven strong innings and struck out 11 in the win over Towson University / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics
Junior starter Brian Christian threw seven strong innings and struck out 11 in the win over Towson University / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Madigan powers Huskies to a sweep of Towson

Despite a loss to Boston College in the Beanpot Semifinals, the Huskies capped off an otherwise successful week.

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Senior first baseman Cam Hanley hits a homer in the Huskies' loss to the University of Cincinnati.
Senior first baseman Cam Hanley hits a homer in the Huskies' loss to the University of Cincinnati. / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Roles solidifying as conference play nears

The next stretch of games for NU will be crucial; they finally start conference play, which decides the seeding for the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) tournament at the end of the season.

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Huskies win four in Snowbird Baseball Classic

Huskies win four in Snowbird Baseball Classic

The Huskies went 4-3 over the life of the tournament, starting on Saturday, March 4, against Ball State University.

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Burt, Fitzgerald lead Huskies to first wins

Burt, Fitzgerald lead Huskies to first wins

After the exhibition against the Boston Red Sox, the Huskies remained in Florida throughout the weekend, taking on North Florida four times across three days.

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