Women’s Soccer Unveils 2011 ScheduleBALTIMORE—Nine home games at UMBC Soccer Stadium, including three under the newly installed lights highlight the 2011 women’s soccer schedule, fourth-year head coach Alyssa Radu announced today. The Retrievers will kick off the season on Friday, Aug. 19, at American University before hosting Campbell in their home opener on Sunday, Aug. 21.
Kadet, Savage Selected to America East All-Rookie TeamCAMBRIDGE, Mass.—UMBC freshman goalkeeper Lauren Kadet (Oakville, Ontario/St. Thomas Aquinas) and forward Amy Savage (Ottawa, Ontario/Sir Wilfrid Laurier) were named to the America East All-Rookie Team, the conference announced Wednesday.
Women’s Soccer Season Ends with 2-0 Loss at HartfordWEST HARTFORD, Conn.—Two Hartford goals less than five minutes apart propelled the Hawks (6-8-3, 3-2-2 AE) to a 2-0 victory over the UMBC women’s soccer team (2-14-1, 1-7-0 AE) at Al-Marzook Field in the Retrievers’ season finale.
Late Albany Goal Sinks Women’s Soccer, 1-0ALBANY, N.Y.—Albany forward Shayla Bergeron’s goal in the 88th minute broke a scoreless tie and gave the host Great Danes (8-6-2, 3-1-2 AE) a 1-0 victory over UMBC (2-13-1, 1-6-0 AE) in America East women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon at Varsity Field.
Women’s Soccer Drops 2-1 Decision to Binghamton on Senior DayBALTIMORE—Binghamton back Stefani Knopick scored twice in the first 3:30 of action, and the Bearcats (4-9-1, 2-2-1 AE) fended off a feisty UMBC attack to defeat the Retrievers (2-12-1, 1-5-0 AE) by a score of 2-1 Thursday afternoon in America East women’s soccer action in sloppy conditions at UMBC Soccer Stadium.
Women’s Soccer Falls to Stony Brook, 2-0BALTIMORE—A pair of Stony Brook goals in a span of four minutes early in the first half sealed a 2-0 win over the UMBC women’s soccer team Sunday afternoon at UMBC Soccer Stadium. The Retrievers fall to 2-11-1 overall and 1-4-0 in America East play, while the Seawolves improve to 4-8-2 and 3-1-1.
Women’s Soccer Suffers Third Straight Shutout in 1-0 Loss to MaineBALTIMORE—Maine forward Courtney Harnais found the back of the net just 31 seconds into the game and the visiting Black Bears (6-4-0, 2-1-0 AE) held on for a 1-0 victory over UMBC (2-10-1, 1-3-0 AE) in America East women’s soccer action Thursday afternoon at UMBC Soccer Stadium.
Women’s Soccer Falls at New Hampshire, 2-0DURHAM, N.H.—The UMBC women’s soccer team (2-9-1, 1-2-0 AE) dropped its second straight match, falling to America East rival New Hampshire (5-5-3, 1-1-0 AE) by a score of 2-0 Sunday afternoon at the Wildcats’ Lewis Fields.
Boston University, New Hampshire on Tap for Women’s SoccerBALTIMORE—Coming off a 2-0 victory over America East foe Vermont last weekend, the UMBC women’s soccer team (2-7-1, 1-0-0 AE) looks to keep up the momentum as it continues conference play this week against defending champion Boston University (6-5-0, 1-0-0 AE) and New Hampshire (4-5-3, 0-1-0 AE). The Retrievers will host the Terriers Thursday at 4 p.m. at UMBC Stadium, then travel to Durham, N.H., for a noon tilt with the Wildcats on Sunday.
Kadet Posts First Shutout as Women’s Soccer Defeats Vermont, 2-0, in America East OpenerBURLINGTON, Vt.—The UMBC women’s soccer team (2-7-1, 1-0-0 AE) scored twice early in the second half and freshman goalie Lauren Kadet (Oakville, Ontario/St. Thomas Aquinas) posted her first career shutout, as the Retrievers defeated host Vermont (1-9-0, 0-1-0 AE) by a score of 2-0 Sunday afternoon at Centennial Field. UMBC, which snaps an eight-game winless streak, opens America East play with a win for the first time since 2008 and just the second time in eight seasons in the conference.
Women’s Soccer Begins America East Play Sunday at VermontBALTIMORE—The UMBC women’s soccer team (1-7-1) opens America East Conference play on Sunday when it travels to Vermont to take on the Catamounts (1-8-0) at 12 p.m. The Retrievers look to kick off league action with a win for just the second time since joining the America East in 2003.
Women’s Soccer Drops 2-1 Overtime Heartbreaker to LoyolaBALTIMORE—Loyola forward Nichole Schiro scored twice, including the game-winner 1:47 into overtime, to lift the host Greyhounds (3-5-2) to a 2-1 victory over the UMBC women’s soccer team (1-7-1) Wednesday evening at the Ridley Athletic Complex.
Women’s Soccer Visits Loyola for Cross-Town Dog FightBALTIMORE—The UMBC women’s soccer team (1-6-1) takes on cross-town rival Loyola (2-5-2) in the first match of the UMBC/Loyola soccer doubleheader Wednesday at 5 p.m. The second contest of the evening pits the Retriever men against the Greyhounds at 7 p.m. The Retrievers will look to bounce back after a tough 1-0 loss to American on Sunday.
Retrievers Blanked by American, 1-0, in Women’s SoccerWASHINGTON, D.C.—American midfielder Brooke Sheppard found the back of the net midway through the first half, and the goal stood up as the host Eagles (2-8-0) defeated the UMBC women’s soccer team (1-6-1) by a score of 1-0 Sunday afternoon at Reeves Field.
Women’s Soccer Kicks Off Three-Game Road Trip at American SundayBALTIMORE—Coming off a heartbreaking loss to George Mason on Wednesday, the UMBC women’s soccer team (1-5-1) makes the short trip to Washington, D.C., to take on American (1-8-0) Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. The game is the first of three straight on the road for the Retrievers.
Women’s Soccer Drops 2-1 Decision to DelawareBALTIMORE—Freshman forward Amy Savage (Ottawa, Ontario/Sir Wilfrid Laurier) tallied her first career goal early in the second half, but Delaware (4-1-0) countered with back-to-back goals in a two-minute span and held on down the stretch to defeat UMBC (1-4-1) by a score of 2-1 Wednesday evening at the UMBC Soccer Stadium.
Road-Weary Retrievers Return Home, Host Delaware WednesdayBALTIMORE—After four straight games and more than two weeks on the road, the UMBC women’s soccer team (1-3-1) returns home for the first time since the season opener to host Delaware (3-1-0) on Wednesday at 5 p.m. at UMBC Soccer Stadium.
UMBC Plays Campbell to 1-1 Draw in Women’s SoccerBUIES CREEK, N.C.—UMBC (1-2-1) and Campbell (1-2-1) each scored in the final four minutes of regulation, but neither could find the back of the net in overtime and the teams settled for a 1-1 tie Monday evening at the Eakes Athletic Complex.
Retrievers Fall to Longwood, 3-0FARMVILLE, Va.—Longwood (1-2-0) scored two early goals in a 55-second span and defeated UMBC (1-2-0) by a score of 3-0 in women’s soccer action Friday evening at the Athletics Complex.
Longwood, Campbell on Tap for Women’s SoccerBALTIMORE—The UMBC women’s soccer team’s four-game road trip continues this weekend, as the Retrievers (1-1-0) travel to Longwood (0-2-0) and Campbell (1-1-0). Kick-off against the Lancers on Friday is set for 7 p.m., while the Retrievers will take on the Camels on Monday at 6 p.m.
Late Drexel Goal Sinks Retrievers, 1-0PHILADELPHIA—After battling the Retrievers to a scoreless draw for nearly 84 minutes, host Drexel (1-0-0) finally cracked the scoreboard and held on for a 1-0 victory over the UMBC women’s soccer team (1-1-0) Sunday afternoon in the Dragons’ season opener.
Women's Soccer Kicks off 2010 Campaign Friday EveningBALTIMORE--The UMBC women's soccer team hosts Delaware State Friday at 5 p.m. at UMBC Soccer Stadium in the 2010 season opener. Admission is free to all fans. The Retrievers then hit the road for the first time to take on Drexel on Sunday at 1 p.m.
Women’s Soccer Completes Incoming ClassBALTIMORE—UMBC head women’s soccer coach Alyssa Radu today announced that four more players, including three freshmen and a transfer from the University of Pittsburgh, will join the Retrievers in Fall 2010.
Women’s Soccer Unveils 2010 ScheduleThe UMBC women’s soccer team kicks off its 2010 campaign on Friday, Aug. 20, against Delaware State, third-year head coach Alyssa Radu announced today.