2012-13 Men's Soccer News
November 13, 2013
Fan Bus to Take Supporters to UMBC-Old Dominion NCAA College Cup Contest on Thursday
BALTIMORE – UMBC Athletics will provide a free bus trip to watch the Retrievers take on Old Dominion in the First Round of the 2012 NCAA Men’s Soccer College Cup on Thursday, Nov. 15.
September 21, 2013
Men's Soccer Faces George Washington in Nation's Capital on Saturday Afternoon
The UMBC men’s soccer team will make the short trek to Washington, D.C. and take on the George Washington Colonials at GW Soccer Field on Sat., Sept. 22 for a 3:00 p.m. match.
September 20, 2013
Liam Paddock Nominated for 2012 Senior Class Award
OVERLAND PARK, KS – UMBC senior fullback Liam Paddock (Worcestershire, England/Chase Technology) was amongst the sixty NCAA® men’s and women’s soccer student-athletes who excel both on and off the field and was selected as a candidate today for the 2012 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate soccer.
September 18, 2013
Men's Soccer Returns Home to Face Local Foe Loyola on Wednesday Evening
RECENTLY: The men’s soccer team had two tough road challenges this week, falling at No. 3 Maryland, 3-1, on Sept. 11 and dropping a 2-1 decision at undefeated (6-0-0) George Mason on Sept. 19.
September 15, 2013
Men's Soccer Rallies But Falls Short at George Mason, 2-1
Fairfax, Va.- UMBC spotted host George Mason an early two-goal lead and a late rally fell just short, as the red-hot Patriots nipped the Retrievers, 2-1, in a non-conference soccer match held at George Mason Stadium.
September 14, 2013
Men's Soccer Completes Three-Game Local Road Swing at Undefeated George Mason on Saturday Evening
LAST TIME OUT: UMBC’s four-game unbeaten streak to start the season was halted at No. 3 Maryland on Sept. 11, as the feisty Retrievers fell, 3-1. UMBC JR M Kadeem Dacres knotted the score at 1-1 with 28 minutes to play, but the Terrapins responded with goals in the 71st and 76th minutes to avert the upset.
June 12, 2013
Men's Soccer Announces 2013 Fall Schedule
BALTIMORE- The defending America East Conference men’s soccer champion UMBC Retrievers will play 11 of 18 regular season games on the plush turf of Retriever Soccer Park, as the 2013 fall schedule was announced.
May 30, 2013
Pete Caringi III Named PDL Player of the Week After Four-Goal Effort
Tampa, Fla. - UMBC rising senior Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) was named the Premier Development League Player of the Week for games ending May 26, 2013.
May 1, 2013
Men's Soccer: Kicks For Chase Wrap-Up, Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame to Induct Two Retrievers, Alumni Weekend
The UMBC and Georgetown men’s soccer teams helped raise nearly $3,000 for The Arc Foundation of Harford County (Northern Chesapeake Region) as part of its “Kicks for Chase” spring contest on held at Retriever Soccer Park on April 13.
April 8, 2013
Men's Soccer to Host 2012 National Finalist Georgetown in "Kicks for Chase" Benefit on Saturday Evening
Normally, a spring soccer match would not garner a tremendous amount of attention, even in a soccer-crazed area like the Baltimore-Washington, D.C. corridor.
April 1, 2013
Men's Soccer to Welcome Five Newcomers to the Field For the 2013-14 Academic Year
BALTIMORE- The UMBC men’s soccer program is pleased to announce the addition of five newcomers to its roster for the 2013-14 academic year.
March 26, 2013
Liam Paddock Awarded NCAA 2012-13 Fall Sports Postgraduate Scholarship
INDIANAPOLIS- UMBC’s Liam Paddock, a 2012 Capital One First Team Academic All-American in the sport of men’s soccer, has been awarded an NCAA 2012-13 fall sports postgraduate scholarship.
March 8, 2013
Men’s Soccer Hosts Clinic for Casey Cares Foundation
BALTIMORE – The UMBC men’s soccer team hosted a clinic and a pizza party with the Casey Cares Foundation on Saturday, Mar. 2.
March 7, 2013
Men's Soccer Announces 2013 Spring Schedule
The 2012 America East champion UMBC Retrievers open their 2013 spring season by taking on Christos FC, a top amateur side, on Fri., March 8 at UMBC Stadium. The contest will begin at 7:30 p.m.
February 8, 2013
Liam Paddock Repeats as America East Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete
Cambridge, Mass.- For the second consecutive year, UMBC soccer standout Liam Paddock earned the America East Fall 2012 Scholar-Athlete Award for the sport of men’s soccer.
January 28, 2013
Men's Soccer Announces Open Tryouts
BALTIMORE – Walk-on tryouts for the UMBC men’s soccer team will take place Friday, Feb. 22 at the UMBC Stadium Turf Field.
January 15, 2013
Anthony Adams Named One of Nation's Top Assistant Coaches By College Soccer News
For the sixth time since 2000, UMBC associate head men’s soccer coach Anthony Adams has been recognized by College Soccer News as one of the top assistant coaches in the nation.
December 17, 2012
Men's Soccer Ranked in Top 30 in Final National Polls
BALTIMORE- The UMBC men’s soccer team was ranked No. 28 in the final College Soccer News national poll, which was released at the conclusion of the 2012 season.
December 10, 2012
Men’s Soccer’s Phil Saunders Named UMBC Athlete of the Month for November
BALTIMORE – Junior goalie Phil Saunders (Perry Hall, Md./Perry Hall) of the men’s soccer team was named UMBC’s Athlete of the Month for November 2012 in a poll conducted from December 1-10.
December 10, 2012
Kapor, Caringi, Paddock All Honored on NSCAA All-Region Teams
Kansas City, Kan.- Senior midfielder Milo Kapor (Toronto, Ont./Emily Carr) and junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) were both selected to the National College Soccer Coaches’ Association All-Northeast Region Second Team, it was announced on Sunday, Dec. 9.
December 7, 2012
Pete Caringi III Named ECAC Offensive Player of the Year; Paddock Also Named ECAC All-Star
Centreville, Mass.- UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) was named the 2012 Eastern College Athletic Conference Division I Offensive Player of the Year, it was announced on Dec. 6 by the nation’s largest athletic conference.
December 3, 2012
UMBC Announces Under Armour As Official Outfitter Of Retriever Athletics
BALTIMORE- UMBC Athletics today announced that Under Armour, Inc., the Baltimore-based leader in athletic performance apparel, footwear, and accessories will be the official outfitter of Retriever Athletics through 2018.
November 29, 2012
Soccer's Liam Paddock Becomes Fifth Retriever Ever Named First Team Academic All-American
Towson, Md.- UMBC fullback Liam Paddock (Worcestershire, England/Chase Technology College) has been selected to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-America® Division I Men’s Soccer First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
November 28, 2012
Caringi Nominated For Soccer News Net College Boot Award
UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) is among a group of thirty-four of the nation's top men's college soccer players who have been named finalists for the 2012 Soccer News Net College Boot award, recognizing the men's college player of the year.
November 18, 2012
Men’s Soccer Falls in PKs in NCAA Second Round at North Carolina
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The UMBC men's soccer team took ninth-seeded North Carolina to the limit, but the Retrievers were unable to advance to the third round of the Men's Soccer Championship, tying the Tar Heels, 0-0, after two overtimes, but coming up short, 3-2, in the penalty kick shootout.
November 16, 2012
Men's Soccer To Take on Host Ninth-Seeded North Carolina in NCAA Championship Second Round on Sunday Evening
For the second time in three years, the UMBC men’s soccer team (11-4-6) has reached the second round of the NCAA Men’s Soccer Championship.
November 15, 2012
Men's Soccer Advances to Second Round of NCAA College Cup; After Scoreless Draw, Retrievers Prevail, 4-2 in PK's
Norfolk, Va.- The UMBC men’s soccer team advanced to the second round of the NCAA College Cup as the Retrievers played Old Dominion to a 0-0 double overtime draw, but advanced, 4-2, in penalty kicks.
November 15, 2012
UMBC Soccer Earns NSCAA Team Academic Award
BALTIMORE – The UMBC soccer teams were one of 150 schools that had both of their men’s and women’s program recognized by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for the 2011-12 College Team Academic Award, as announced by the NSCAA on Thursday.
November 14, 2012
Men's Soccer Heads South to Face Old Dominion in NCAA College Cup First Round Action
The UMBC men’s soccer team (11-4-5) travels to Norfolk, Va. to take on Old Dominion (11-3-2) in the first round of the NCAA College Cup on Thursday, Nov. 15.
November 12, 2012
Men's Soccer to Face Host Old Dominion on Thursday in NCAA College Cup First Round
BALTIMORE- The UMBC men’s soccer team, champions of the America East Conference will meet Old Dominion in the first round of the NCAA Men’s Soccer College Cup in Norfolk, Va. on Thursday, Nov. 15. The game time has yet to be determined.
November 10, 2012
Men's Soccer Captures Second America East Title in Three Years and Is NCAA Bound!
BALTIMORE- For the second time in three years, the UMBC men’s soccer team has won the America East title and will represent the conference in the NCAA Men’s Soccer College Cup.
November 9, 2012
Men's Soccer to Host UNH for America East Title on Saturday Evening
In a rematch of the 2010 America East title game, the second-seeded UMBC Retrievers (11-4-4) host the No. 5 New Hampshire Wildcats (7-7-5) in the 2012 championship game.
November 7, 2012
Men's Soccer Nips Stony Brook, 1-0, to Advance to America East Title Game; UMBC to Host UNH on Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
BALTIMORE- UMBC junior forward Kadeem Dacres (Rosedale, N.Y./Mercer County CC) scored in the 23rd minute of play and a stingy defense made the goal hold up as the second-seeded Retrievers (11-4-4) edged No. 3 Stony Brook (11-6-1), 1-0, in an America East Conference Championship semifinal contest played in less-than-ideal conditions at Retriever Soccer Park.
November 6, 2012
Men's Soccer Hosts Stony Brook in America East Semis on Wed. Evening; First 300 UMBC Students Admitted Free With I.D.
The UMBC Retrievers (10-4-4) begin their quest for a second America East Conference championship on Wed., Nov. 7 when they host defending league champion Stony Brook (11-5-1) in a league tournament semifinal match.
November 2, 2012
Liam Paddock Named to Capital One Academic All-District 2 First Team
UMBC men’s soccer standout Liam Paddock (Worcestershire, England/Chase Technology Academy) added another honor to his growing resumé, as the senior defender was named to the Capital One Academic All-District 2 First Team.
October 31, 2012
Pete Caringi III is America East Men's Soccer Fans' Choice Player of the Year
UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) is the 2012 America East Men's Soccer Fans' Choice Player of the Year as decided on by nearly 700 fans on the conference's Facebook page.
October 29, 2012
Three-Pete-- Pete Caringi III Tabbed America East Player of the Week; Also Named to CSN Team of the Week
Cambridge, Mass.- For the second time in three weeks and the third time in 2012, UMBC forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) has been named America East Men’s Soccer Player of the Week.
October 27, 2012
Men's Soccer Blanks Binghamton, 3-0; Clinches No. 2 Seed and First-Round Bye in America East Tournament
BALTIMORE- The UMBC men’s soccer team won its fifth straight match, defeating Binghamton, 3-0, in the regular season finale played at Retreiver Soccer Park.
October 26, 2012
Men's Soccer Hosts Binghamton and Honors Three Seniors on Saturday Evening
The UMBC men’s soccer team (9-4-4, 3-2-1 America East) concludes the regular season and celebrates “Senior Night” on Sat Oct. 27 when the Binghamton Bearcats (6-9-0, 2-4-0) visit Retriever Soccer Park.
October 24, 2012
Pete Caringi III Nominee for 2012 America East Men's Soccer Fans' Choice Player of the Year
UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) is one of eight players to be nominated for the 2012 America East Men’s Soccer Fans’ Choice Player of the Year award.
October 24, 2012
Caringi Ties School Record With Four Goals as Men's Soccer Routs Hartford, 7-1; Clinches Home Game in Upcoming America East Tournament
BALTIMORE- UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) tied a school record with four goals in a game as the Retrievers clinched a spot in the America East Tournament with a resounding 7-1 victory over visiting Hartford.
October 24, 2012
Men's Soccer Hosts Hartford in Critical America East Contest on Wednesday Evening
With the America East Conference dash to the playoffs as tight as ever, UMBC has two home opportunities to improve its standing in the final week of regular season play.
October 19, 2012
Ho Scores First Career Goal as Men's Soccer Wins at Stony Brook, 1-0
Stony Brook, N.Y.- UMBC sophomore midfielder Stephen Ho (North Potomac, Md./Wootton) scored his first career goal in the 73rd minute and the visiting Retrievers knocked off defending America East champions Stony Brook, 1-0, at La Valle Stadium.
October 18, 2012
Men's Soccer Preps for Key America East Contest at Stony Brook on Friday; Soccer America Honors Pete Caringi on Team of the Week
The UMBC men’s soccer team (7-4-4, 1-2-1 America East) faces a huge test on Friday, Oct. 19 when they return to conference play and take on the Stony Brook Seawolves (9-3-1, 3-1-0) at LaValle Stadium.
October 16, 2012
Men's Soccer Rallies To Knock Off Strong Navy Side, 2-1
Annapolis- The UMBC men’s soccer team rallied from a 1-0 second half deficit and defeated a strong Navy side, 2-1, at the Glenn Warner Soccer Facility.
October 15, 2012
Caringi Named America East Player of the Week; Retrievers Prep for Tuesday Evening Contest at Navy
Cambridge, Mass.- UMBC forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall )was named America East Conference Player of the Week for games ending Oct. 13, 2012.
October 13, 2012
Caringi Produces Eight-Point Game as Men's Soccer Finishes Chances in 5-1 Rout of Boston U.
BALTIMORE- UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) smashed career highs with three goals and two assists as the Retrievers exploded for five goals in a 5-1 victory over Boston University in front of 1,444 fans during Homecoming Festivities at Retriever Soccer Park.
October 12, 2012
Men's Soccer Hosts Boston U. in Homecoming Game on Saturday Afternoon
The UMBC men's soccer team (5-4-4, 0-2-1 America East) returns to the friendly confines of Retriever Soccer Park on Saturday, Oct. 13 when they host Boston Universtiy (4-5-4, 1-0-2) as part of UMBC's Homecoming Week festivities. Kick-off time is set for 3:00 p.m.
October 10, 2012
Men's Soccer Falls, 2-1, as Albany Rallies Late
Albany, N.Y.- For the second time in three league contests, UMBC held a late lead, but let it slip away, falling, 2-1, to host Albany at the Plumeri Sports Complex.
October 9, 2012
Men's Soccer Shoots For First America East Victory of 2012 at Albany on Wednesday Evening
The UMBC men’s soccer team will shoot for its first America East Conference victory of the campaign on Wed., Oct. 10 when they travel to Albany to face the Great Danes.
October 6, 2012
Men's Soccer Rallies for 1-1 Double Overtime Draw at UNH
Durham, N.H.- UMBC senior midfielder Milo Kapor (Toronto, Ont./Emily Carr) buried his third penalty kick of the season in the 77th minute and the Retrievers rallied from an early deficit and played host New Hampshire to a 1-1 double-overtime draw.
October 5, 2012
Men's Soccer Faces First of Two Straight Road AEC Matches at UNH on Saturday Evening
The UMBC men’s soccer team plays the first of back-to-back road games in America East Conference play when they travel to Durham, N.H. to take on the New Hampshire Wildcats on Sat., Oct. 6. Both teams dropped 2-1 decisions to open conference play one week ago.
October 2, 2012
Men's Soccer vs. Howard Moved to UMBC Stadium
The UMBC men's soccer game between the Retrievers and Howard University has been moved to UMBC Stadium due to heavy rains in the Baltimore area this morning.
October 1, 2012
Pete Caringi UMBC Soccer Show Makes Season No. 2 Debut Oct. 4; Retrievers Welcome Howard to RSP Tuesday Evening
The Pete Caringi UMBC Soccer Show makes its Season No. 2 debut on Thursday, Oct. 4 from 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. on the new Q1370 AM.
September 29, 2012
Visiting Vermont Stuns Dominant Men's Soccer Squad With Two Late Goals, 2-1
BALTIMORE- Visiting Vermont scored twice in a 73-second span late in the game to stun a dominant UMBC men’s soccer team, 2-1, in the America East Conference opener for both teams at Retriever Soccer Park.
September 28, 2012
Men's Soccer Lifts Lid on America East Play by Welcoming Vermont on Saturday Evening
The UMBC men’s soccer team opens America East Conference play by welcoming the Vermont Catamounts to Retriever Soccer Park on Sat., Sept. 29.
September 25, 2012
Men's Soccer Dominates the Action, But Plays a Scoreless Draw vs. LaSalle
Baltimore- UMBC dominated much of the action, outshooting La Salle, 17-5, but the Retrievers and Explorers battled to a 0-0 double overtime draw in a non-conference contest at Retriever Soccer Park.
September 24, 2012
Milo Kapor Named America East Player of the Week and to College Soccer News' Team of the Week; UMBC Welcomes La Salle on Tuesday Evening
Cambridge, Mass.- UMBC senior midfielder Milo Kapor (Toronto, Ontario/Emily Carr) was named America East Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week for games ending Sept. 23, 2012. Kapor and the Retrievers (4-2-2) welcome La Salle (5-2-0) to Retriever Soccer Park on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 7:00 p.m.
September 22, 2012
Men's Soccer Keeps Up Offensive Pressure; UMBC Defeats Host George Washington, 2-1
Washington, D.C,- UMBC erased an early 1-0 deficit, scored twice in a five-minute span, and finished strong to defeat host George Washington, 2-1, at GW Soccer Field.
September 19, 2012
Men's Soccer's Team Effort Leads to 2-0 Win Over Loyola
UMBC junior midfielder Kadeem Dacres (Rosedale, N.Y.) and Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) scored goals in a six-minute span early in the second half and junior goalkeeper Phil Saunders (Perry Hall, Md./Perry Hall) preserved the shutout by stopping a penalty kick with seven minutes remaining as the host Retrievers blanked Loyola, 2-0, before 1,319 fans at Retriever Soccer Park.
September 11, 2012
No. 3 Maryland Uses Two Late Goals To Turn Back Feisty UMBC, 3-1
College Park, Md.- Third-ranked Maryland (4-0-1) used two late goals after visiting UMBC (2-1-2) tied the game with 28 minutes left and defeated the Retrievers, 3-1, at Ludwig Field.
September 10, 2012
Men's Soccer Puts Unbeaten Streak on Line at National Power Maryland on Tuesday Evening
For the second consecutive year, the UMBC (2-0-2) men’s soccer team takes on a Maryland (3-0-1) team (tied for fourth, 9/3/12) which is nationally-ranked in the top five. Both teams enter the contest on two-game winning streaks.
September 7, 2012
Paddock Returns to Lineup and Scores the Lone Goal in 1-0 UMBC Victory at Mount St. Mary's
Emmistburg, Md.- UMBC senior back Liam Paddock (Worcestershire, England/Chase Technology College) came back to the Retriever lineup and scored an early goal, leading the Retrievers to a 1-0 victory at Mount St. Mary’s.
September 6, 2012
Men's Soccer Hits the Road for First of Three Straight; Retrievers Visit Mount St. Mary's on Friday
The UMBC men’s soccer team (1-0-2) takes its show on the road for the first time this season when they make the 45-minute drive to Emmitsburg, Md. to take on the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers (1-2-0) on Fri., Sept. 6.
September 4, 2012
Caringi Named America East Men's Soccer Player of the Week
Cambridge, Mass- Junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) was named America East Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week, it was announced on Sept. 4.
September 3, 2012
Caringi, Saunders, Ballo Earn Holiday Inn Express BWI All-Tournament Team Honors
BALTIMORE- UMBC, Navy, and VCU placed three players apiece on the All-Tournament Team of the 2012 Holiday Inn Express BWI Classic. No champion or Most Valuable Player was named because Navy and VCU were unable to complete their Saturday contest due to lightning.
September 1, 2012
Caringi Scores Two First-Half Goals, Leads Men's Soccer to 2-1 Victory Over Robert Morris
BALTIMORE- UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall)scored two goals less than seven minutes apart in the first half and the Retrievers held on for a 2-1 win over Robert Morris in a game delayed for over an hour by lightning at Retriever Soccer Park.
August 31, 2012
Men's Soccer Welcomes Robert Morris In Holiday Inn Express BWI Classic Finale
The UMBC men’s soccer team plays the second game of the Holiday Inn Express BWI Classic on Saturday evening, Sept. 1 when they welcome Robert Morris to Retriever Soccer Park.
August 30, 2012
Caringi Nets First Goal of the Season; Men's Soccer Plays to 1-1 Draw With Tough VCU Squad
BALTIMORE- Junior forward Pete Caringi (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) scored in the 32nd minute and junior goalkeeper Phil Saunders (Perry Hall, Md./Perry Hall) made a career-high eight saves, but visiting VCU evened the game on a penalty kick and the teams battled to a 1-1 double overtime draw at Retriever Soccer Park.
August 29, 2012
Men's Soccer Hosts Talented VCU Squad on Thursday Evening in Holiday Inn Express BWI Classic Opener
The UMBC men's soccer squad (0-0-1) takes on a talented Virginia Commonwealth (1-0-1) side in the first round of the Holiday Inn Express BWI Classic on Thurs., Aug. 30. Kick-off is set for 7:00 p.m. at Retriever Soccer Park.
August 25, 2012
Saunders' Seven-Save Effort Paces Men's Soccer's Scoreless Draw in Home Opener vs. Radford
BALTIMORE- UMBC junior goalkeeper Phil Saunders (Perry Hall, Md./Perry Hall) tied a career high with seven saves, as the host Retrievers battled Radford to a scoreless draw in double overtime in the opener for both teams at Retriever Soccer Park.
August 23, 2012
Men's Soccer Opens 2012 Season on Saturday Evening vs. Radford; Seniors Kapor and Paddock Tabbed Team Captains
The UMBC men's soccer team opens the 2012 season on Sat., August 25, when they entertain the Radford Highlanders.
August 16, 2012
Men's Soccer Picked Fourth By America East Conference Coaches
Cambridge, Mass.- The UMBC men’s soccer program was selected to finish fourth in the 2012 America East Conference race by the league’s eight head coaches.
August 15, 2012
Men's Soccer Seeks Managers for 2012 Season
The UMBC men's soccer program is looking for a couple of managers this fall to aid with video, game day activities, etc. Physical education credit is available for successful applicants.