Yesterday, John William McKenzie “Mack” Brady would have been 11 years old. The boy, whose greatest wish since he was in Kindergarten was to play goalkeeper for the Nittany Lions, was one of the most well-known fans of the soccer program at the university even as a student in elementary school. Tragically, he passed away on New Year’s Eve of 2012 due to a blood infection. To honor his memory, the team created the Mack Brady Memorial Clinic, held for the past three years on or close to his birthday. “The event is a celebration for everyone who loves soccer
Inspired by their experiences in college and elsewhere, these Pathfinders are passing by the typical, well-trod career paths and blazing their own trails. We’ll explore the unconventional approaches these Big Ten alums are taking to work. In Swahili, the phrase nikumbuke means “remember me.” When Brittany Ammerman, a student-athlete at the University of Wisconsin, traveled to Kenya to be part of Health by Motorbike, she had no idea she would do something that would make many women in that country remember her. Health by Motorbike, a non-profit founded by Wisconsin professor Dr. Araceli Alonso, provides health education and services to
Three Big Ten women’s soccer teams will compete in the 2014 NCAA Division I Women’s Soccer Championship, it was announced on Monday.
Big Ten soccer fans won't soon forget what they saw Sunday. Neither will Wisconsin's Kinley McNicoll, the architect of one of the crazier game-winning goals you'll ever see.
Day 2 of the 2014 Big Ten Women's Soccer Tournament took place on Friday. See the results inside!
The Big Ten Women's Soccer Tournament got underway Wednesday. And there was a big-time upset, as No. 8 seed Northwestern dropped No. 1 seed Penn State.
The Big Ten released the 2014 Big Ten Women's Soccer Bracket on Saturday. Action kicks off Wednesday morning. See the full bracket inside.
BTN will provide extensive coverage of the 2014 Big Ten fall championships and tournaments.
The No. 7 Penn State women’s soccer team clinched the Big Ten Championship with its 2-1 win over Iowa on Sunday.
Here’s a quick look at what’s coming up this week on our subscription service BTN Plus. BTN Plus programming includes non-televised games and events available on BTN2Go with a purchase of a BTN Plus subscription. BTN Plus content features live games produced by students at Big Ten universities. We’ve got volleyball, field hockey and men’s and women’s soccer. A subscription to BTN Plus on BTN2Go does not require a Big Ten Network TV subscription with a TV provider. To access BTN Plus programming, you must purchase a BTN Plus Subscription (see pricing, subscription length and conference/school pass options listed here)