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Men’s soccer outscored 10-1 against William & Mary, SMU
First-year defender Dante Morrissette sprints to the ball during the Huskies' game against William & Mary. Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Men’s soccer outscored 10-1 against William & Mary, SMU

“We all know it has been a very difficult season,” head coach Chris Gbandi said. “But I think one win can change all that. You get a win in conference and all of a sudden morale is very high. We still have a chance to make it into the conference tournament, and right now that is our goal.”

by × October 12, 2017 × 0 comments

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Men’s soccer grinds through difficult stretch
Louis Aird dribbles past a College of Charleston defender in an earlier season game / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Men’s soccer grinds through difficult stretch

“One of the things we preach is the fitness piece, and we came in during preseason in decent fitness,” Gbandi said. “I think the guys seem to be fine, we always push the pace during overtime. Usually with overtime games, a lot of times the guys are fading a little bit but we haven’t seen that.”

by × October 5, 2017 × 1 comment

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Junior defender Martin Nygaard nets the game-winning goal to sink No. 12 UMass Lowell / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics
Junior defender Martin Nygaard nets the game-winning goal to sink No. 12 UMass Lowell. / Photo courtesy Jim Pierce, Northeastern Athletics

Northeastern upsets No. 12 UMass Lowell, draws record crowd

In front of a record-breaking crowd of 2,017 people at Parsons Field Saturday night, junior defender Martin Nygaard sent his 108th minute penalty kick off the post and into the back of the net, securing a historic victory for Northeastern University (NU) men’s soccer against No. 12 University of Massachusetts Lowell.

by × September 11, 2017 × 0 comments