Kadet Earns Post-Graduate Scholarship from MACDAWomen’s soccer goalkeeper Lauren Kadet has been awarded one of three 2014 Maryland Association of College Directors of Athletics (MACDA) post-graduate scholarship awards. Ellie Miskiel from Washington College and Rob Koski from Harford Community College were also among those receiving the awards.
Women’s Soccer Takes Part in Successful Charity EventThe UMBC women’s soccer team traveled to Howard High School in Columbia, Md. over the weekend to take part in its first Headers For Hope event on Saturday, April 12. The Retrievers joined four local universities in the women’s soccer showcase that helped to raise money for the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults.
Women’s Soccer to Participate in Headers For Hope; Host Alumni GameThe UMBC women’s soccer team will participate in a pair of events over the weekend, traveling to Howard High School in Columbia, Md. to take part in Headers For Hope on Saturday, April 12 and following with its annual alumni game on Sunday, April 13 at the UMBC Stadium.
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Brown Punches Ticket to NCAA’s for Women's Soccer; Retrievers Earn First-Ever Tournament TitleBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer continued the unimaginable, garnering its first-ever conference tournament title, as red-shirt junior Jessy Brown (Plantation, Fla./American Heritage) registered her sixth game-winning goal of the season to give No. 1 UMBC the 2-1 victory against No. 2 Stony Brook in the America East Championship game on Saturday evening at Retriever Soccer Park. The Retrievers become the first team in America East history to complete the worst-to-first turnaround and earn their first-ever NCAA Tournament berth.
Women’s Soccer Sweeps America East Weekly HonorsBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer’s red-shirt junior midfielder Jessy Brown (Plantation, Fla./American Heritage) and freshman forward Amanda Dailey (Howell, N.J./Freehold Township/Monmouth) completed their second sweep of the season of the America East Weekly honors, as announced by the league office on Monday.
A Pair of Late Goals Surges Women’s Soccer Past Hartford, 2-1BALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer used a pair of goals over the final 3:25, including the game-winner with 1:00 to go from freshman forward Amanda Dailey (Howell, N.J./Freehold Township, Monmouth), to complete a 2-1 come-from-behind victory against Hartford in Thursday night’s Pink Game at Retriever Soccer Park.
Women’s Soccer Clinches Playoff Spot; Quaranta Named Player of the WeekCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – UMBC women’s soccer sophomore forward Alexa Quaranta (Baltimore, Md./Perry Hall) posted a seven-point week and helped the Retrievers to clinch a spot in the America East Championship for the first time since 2005 en route to being named the America East Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday.
First Place UMBC Women’s Soccer Looks to Hold Off UMass LowellBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer travels to conference-newcomer UMass Lowell on Sunday, Oct. 20 as the Retrievers look to remain atop of the America East Conference standings with three games remaining in the regular season. Game time is set for noon at Cushing Field.
Brown Extends UMBC Women’s Soccer’s Win Streak to FourSTONY BROOK, N.Y. – UMBC women’s soccer’s red-shirt junior Jessy Brown (Plantation, Fla./American Heritage) extended the Retrievers’ win streak to four games, scoring her fifth game-winner of the season in the 103rd minute for the 2-1 double overtime victory in America East action versus Stony Brook on Thursday night at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
Women’s Soccer Travels to Battle Stony Brook For Second PlaceBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer returns to action, after having a bye on Sunday, on Thursday, Oct. 17 when the squad travels to Stony Brook. The Retrievers enter the week in a three-way tie with Hartford and Stony Brook for second place in the America East standings. Game time is set for 7 p.m. at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, with live video available on the America East Digital Network.
Women’s Soccer Holds Off Vermont In Tough Weather, 2-1BALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer’s redshirt junior Jessy Brown (Plantation, Fla./American Heritage) tallied her league-leading fourth game-winning goal of the season in a 2-1 victory against Vermont in America East action on a rainy Thursday night at UMBC Stadium. The victory was the third straight for the Retrievers and their sixth at home in 2013.
Thursday’s Women’s Soccer Game Versus Vermont Moved to UMBC StadiumBALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s soccer game versus Vermont set for 7 p.m. tonight at Retriever Soccer Park has been moved to the UMBC Stadium. Admission to the contest is free for all fans. Be sure to check back to www.UMBCRetrievers.com for further updates on the status of tonight’s contest. Live stats and video is also available at www.UMBCRetrievers.com.
Women’s Soccer Kicks Off Homecoming Weekend Hosting Vermont on ThursdayBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer kicks off homecoming weekend on Thursday, Oct. 10 when it hosts America East foe Vermont at Retriever Soccer Park. Game time is set for 7 p.m., with local high school teams receiving a discounted ticket price. All the action can be caught live at www.UMBCRetrievers.com
Quaranta Earns America East Player of the Week HonorsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – UMBC women’s soccer’s Alexa Quaranta (Baltimore, Md./Perry Hall) earned America East Player of the Week recognition following a 2-0 week in conference play for the Retrievers, as announced by the conference office Monday.
Women’s Soccer Downs Albany, 3-1BALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer’s sophomore forward Alexa Quaranta (Baltimore, Md./Perry Hall) scored her second game-winning goal of the week, this one coming 1:04 into the second half, as the black and gold picked up a 3-1 victory against Albany in America East action at Retriever Soccer Park on Sunday afternoon.
Women’s Soccer Hosts Albany on Alumni DayBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer returns home from its three game road trip to host Albany on Sunday, Oct. 6, as the black and gold celebrates Alumni Day at Retriever Soccer Park. Game time is set for 1 p.m., with all the live action available on www.UMBCRetrievers.com.
Women’s Soccer Concludes Road Trip at BinghamtonBALTIMORE – UMBC women’s soccer concludes its three-game road trip on Thursday, Oct. 3 when it continues America East action at Binghamton. Game time is set for 6 p.m. at Bearcats Sports Complex, with live action and stats available at www.UMBCRetrievers.com.
Late Goal From Maine Defeats UMBC, 2-1ORONO, Maine – UMBC women’s soccer’s sophomore back Amira Walcott (Beltsville, Md./Eleanor Roosevelt) scored the second goal of her career to even the score at one in the second period, but it was not enough as a late score gave Maine a 2-1 victory in the America East opener on Sunday afternoon at Alumni Field.