UMBC Women’s Soccer Announces 2012 ScheduleBALTIMORE – UMBC first-year head women’s soccer coach Leslie Wray announced Thursday the Retrievers’ 2012 schedule, which includes seven contests at the UMBC Soccer Park, all of which will be streamed live on UMBCRetrievers.tv.
Women’s Soccer Earns NSCAA Team Academic AwardKANSAS CITY, Kan.—The UMBC women’s soccer team was honored with the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 2010-11 school year, the organization announced last week.
Women’s Soccer Battles New Hampshire to 1-1 Draw on Senior DayBALTIMORE—On a day when the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-13-3, 0-5-2 AE) honored its seniors, it was the Retriever underclassmen who stole the show in a 1-1 double-overtime draw with America East rival New Hampshire (4-11-2, 2-4-1 AE) Thursday afternoon at UMBC Stadium.
Women’s Soccer Falls to No. 20 Boston U., 8-0BOSTON—The UMBC women’s soccer team (0-13-2, 0-5-1 AE) suffered its second straight shutout Sunday afternoon, 8-0, at the hands of four-time defending America East champion and 20th-ranked Boston University (14-2-1, 7-0-0 AE) at the Terriers’ Nickerson Field.
Albany Slips Past UMBC, 1-0, in Women’s SoccerBALTIMORE—Albany midfielder Rebecca Lee scored on a penalty kick late in the first half, and the Great Danes (5-9-0, 3-2-0 AE) made the goal stand in a 1-0 victory over the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-12-2, 0-4-1 AE) Thursday evening at Retriever Soccer Park.
Women’s Soccer Readies for Albany, Boston U. This WeekBALTIMORE—The UMBC women’s soccer team (0-11-2, 0-3-1 AE) continues America East Conference play this week, as it hosts Albany Thursday evening at 7 p.m. The Retrievers then head north to face nationally ranked and four-time defending America East champion Boston University Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m.
Late Maine Goal Lifts Black Bears Over Retrievers, 2-1, in Women’s SoccerORONO, Maine—UMBC junior forward Rachel McKee (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) scored her fourth goal in the last three games, but Maine defender Sady Tobin scored twice to lift the host Black Bears (4-6-1, 1-3-0 AE) to a 2-1 victory over the Retrievers (0-11-2, 0-3-1 AE) in America East women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon.
Women’s Soccer Heads to Maine on SundayBALTIMORE—After a week off, the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-10-2, 0-2-1 AE) heads north for its lone game this week, as it visits America East rival Maine on Sunday afternoon. Kickoff at Alumni Field is scheduled for 12 p.m.
McKee, Retrievers Tie with Vermont, 2-2, in Women’s SoccerBALTIMORE—UMBC junior forward Rachel McKee (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) scored twice, and the Retrievers (0-10-2, 0-2-1 AE) led with less than 14 minutes remaining, but Vermont (3-6-4, 1-1-1 AE) battled back and forced a 2-2 draw in America East women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon at Retriever Soccer Park.
Women’s Soccer Tripped Up at Stony Brook, 4-1STONY BROOK, N.Y.—Junior forward Rachel McKee (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) gave the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-10-1, 0-2-0 AE) an early lead, but host Stony Brook (3-8-0, 1-1-0 AE) scored four unanswered goals and defeated the Retrievers, 4-1, Thursday evening at LaValle Stadium.
Women’s Soccer Falls to Hartford, 3-0, in America East OpenerBALTIMORE—UMBC sophomore goalie Lauren Kadet (Oakville, Ontario/St. Thomas Aquinas) recorded a career high 12 saves, but it was not enough, as the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-9-1, 0-1-0 AE) fell to Hartford (8-0-2, 1-0-0 AE) by a score of 3-0 in the America East Conference opener for both teams.
Women’s Soccer Opens America East Play Against Hartford SundayBALTIMORE—Coming off an impressive draw with Navy in its non-conference finale, the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-8-1) faces another tough challenge when it opens America East play Sunday against unbeaten Hartford (7-0-2). Kickoff at Retriever Soccer Park is scheduled for 1 p.m.
UMBC Battles Navy to a 0-0 Draw in Women’s Soccer ActionBALTIMORE—Sophomore goalie Lauren Kadet (Oakville, Ontario/St. Thomas Aquinas) made seven saves as the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-8-1) snapped its season-long eight-game losing streak with a 0-0 tie against in-state rival Navy (6-3-2) Wednesday evening at Retriever Soccer Park
Women’s Soccer Blanked by VMI, 2-0LEXINGTON, Va.—Host VMI (3-2-1) scored a pair of first-half goals to defeat the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-8-0) by a score of 2-0 Friday afternoon at Patchin Field.
Women’s Soccer Drops 2-1 Decision to Saint Joseph’sBALTIMORE—Senior forward Brooke Piper (London, Ontario/A.B. Lucas) scored with 5:34 remaining, but it was not enough, as the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-7-0) fell to Saint Joseph’s (2-3-2) by a score of 2-1 Wednesday evening at Retriever Soccer Park.
Women’s Soccer Falls to Towson, 3-1BALTIMORE—Making its debut under the brand new lights at Retriever Soccer Park, the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-6-0) allowed two second-half goals and fell to cross-town rival Towson (3-2-0) by a score of 3-1 Friday evening.
Last-Minute Bucknell Goal Sinks Women’s Soccer, 2-1BALTIMORE—Bucknell forward Kayla Yee collected a loose ball in front of the goal and put it in the back of the net with just over a minute remaining in regulation to break a 1-1 tie and send the Bison (1-3-0) to a 2-1 win over the host UMBC women’s soccer team (0-5-0) Sunday afternoon at a hot and humid Retriever Soccer Park.
Women’s Soccer Downed by Penn, 3-0PHILADELPHIA—The UMBC women’s soccer team (0-4-0) dropped its fourth straight match to open the season, falling to Pennsylvania (1-0-0) by a score of 3-0 Friday evening at the Quakers’ Rhodes Field.
Women’s Soccer Drops Double-Overtime Heartbreaker at Temple, 2-1AMBLER, Pa.—Sophomore forward Amy Savage (Ottawa, Ontario/Sir Wilfrid Laurier) tallied her first goal of the season just seven minutes into the game, but host Temple (2-0-0) battled back to defeat the UMBC women’s soccer team (0-3-0) by a score of 2-1 in double overtime Friday afternoon at the Ambler Sports Complex.