2014-15 Women's Soccer News
September 22, 2014
Women’s Soccer’s Jessy Brown Named America East Player of the Week; Retrievers Take on American on Tuesday
Women’s soccer’s Jessy Brown earned her first America East Player of the Week honor of the season, as announced by the league office on Monday. The Retrievers jump right back into action on Tuesday, Sept 23 when they host American at 7 p.m. at Retriever Soccer Park.
September 19, 2014
Jessy Brown’s Five Points Propels Women’s Soccer Past Delaware State, 4-0
Women’s soccer’s senior midfielder Jessy Brown posted her first multiple-goal game and finished with five points to help propel the Retrievers past Delaware State, 4-0, in non-conference action on Friday night at Retriever Soccer Park.
September 17, 2014
Women’s Soccer Looks to Get Back on Track at Home Against Delaware State
The UMBC women’s soccer team looks to get back on track when it returns home on Friday, Sept. 19 to play host to Delaware State.
September 14, 2014
Women’s Soccer’s Falls in Battle of Baltimore Finale at Towson, 2-0
UMBC women’s soccer’s junior goalkeeper Jen Nance registered a career-high 10 saves, but it was not enough to stop Towson from a 2-0 victory in the final game of the Battle of Baltimore on Sunday afternoon at Tiger Soccer Complex.
September 13, 2014
Women’s Soccer Concludes Battle of Baltimore at Towson on Sunday
The UMBC women’s soccer team looks to build off Friday’s 6-0 victory when it travels to Towson on Sunday, Sept. 14 to take on the Tigers in the final game of the Battle of Baltimore. The Retrievers look to take the crown in the 2:30 p.m. contest.
September 12, 2014
Women’s Soccer’s Offensive Explosion Downs Mount St. Mary’s, 6-0
UMBC women’s soccer’s exploded for six goals in game one of the Battle of Baltimore on Friday evening at Ridley Athletic Complex. Senior midfielder Lilly Rydon led the charge with her first collegiate multiple-goal game, including the game-winner, in the 6-0 victory against Mount St. Mary’s.
September 10, 2014
Women’s Soccer Opens Battle of Baltimore Against Mount St. Mary’s
The UMBC women’s soccer team opens the Battle of Baltimore weekend tournament on Friday, Sept. 12 when it travels to Loyola (Md.) for a neutral site contest against Mount St. Mary’s. Game time is set for 5 p.m. at Ridley Athletic Complex and is followed by game two, Loyola versus Towson.
September 5, 2014
UMBC Falls, 1-0, Against St. Joe's on Friday. Fall to 4-1 on the Year
The UMBC women’s soccer team fell in a hard fought 1-0 loss to St. Joseph’s on Friday. UMBC had some chances late, but could not find the net. The Retrievers fall to 4-1 on the year, while the Hawks improve to 2-3.
September 4, 2014
Undefeated UMBC Women’s Soccer Returns Home to Host Saint Joseph’s on Friday
The undefeated UMBC women’s soccer team returns home on Friday, Sept. 5 to take on Saint Joseph’s at 7 p.m. at Retriever Soccer Park.
September 2, 2014
Women’s Soccer’s Lisa Nanov Named America East Rookie of the Week
Women’s soccer’s freshman forward Lisa Nanov earned her first America East Rookie of the Week honor, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.
September 2, 2014
A Pair of First-Half Goals Helps UMBC Women’s Soccer Past Bucknell, 2-1; Nanov Adds ECAC Rookie of the Week to Honors
UMBC women’s soccer’s freshman forward Lisa Nanov setup a pair of first-half goals to help the Retrievers defeat Bucknell on a stormy Tuesday night at Emmitt Field inside Holmes Stadium.
September 2, 2014
Women’s Soccer Climbs in Regional Ranking; Jessy Brown Named One of 30 Candidates for Senior Class Award
UMBC women’s soccer climbed three spots to No. 6 in the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Northeast Poll, the Retrievers’ highest ranking in program history.
September 1, 2014
Women’s Soccer Looks to Continue Momentum at Bucknell
The UMBC women’s soccer team looks to continue its momentum and remain undefeated on Tuesday, Sept. 2 when it travels to Lewisburg, Pa., to take on Bucknell
August 29, 2014
Rydon’s Lone Goal Lifts Women’s Soccer Past Howard, 1-0
UMBC women’s soccer remained unbeaten on Friday night at Greene Stadium with the help of senior midfielder Lilly Rydon scoring the game’s only goal early in the opening period to defeat Howard, 1-0.
August 27, 2014
Women’s Soccer Ranked Ninth in the Region; Retrievers Hit the Road to Take on Howard on Friday
After a 2-0 start for the first time since 1996, the UMBC women’s soccer team posted their highest ranking in program history, coming in at No. 9 on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Northeast Poll, as announced by the NSCAA on Tuesday.
August 25, 2014
Nanov’s Two Scores Guide Women’s Soccer to Come-From-Behind Victory Versus Loyola, 3-2
UMBC women’s soccer’s freshman forward Lisa Nanov struck for two of the Retrievers’ three second-half goals to help eliminate a two-goal deficit and defeat local-rival Loyola, 3-2, on Monday night at Retriever Soccer Park.
August 23, 2014
Women’s Soccer Continues Home Action Versus Local-Rival Loyola
The UMBC women’s soccer team continues home action in the opening week of the season, when it hosts local-rival Loyola on Monday, Aug. 25 at 7 p.m. at Retriever Soccer Park. All the live action is available free of charge at UMBCRetrievers.tv courtesy of the America East digital network.
August 22, 2014
Juniors Guide Women’s Soccer Past Navy for 11th-Straight Home Victory, 1-0
UMBC women’s soccer junior Alexa Quaranta scored the Retrievers first goal of the season and junior goalkeeper Jen Nance stopped a penalty kick, as the Retrievers defeated Navy, 1-0, to earn their 11th-straight home victory on Friday night at Retriever Soccer Park.
August 21, 2014
Women’s Soccer Hosts Navy in 2014 Season-Opener
The 2014 America East favorite UMBC women’s soccer team opens its highly-anticipated 2014 slate on Friday, Aug. 22 when it hosts Navy at 7 p.m. at the Retriever Soccer Park.
August 20, 2014
UMBC Women's Soccer 2014 Season Outlook
How can a team possibly respond to an historic season that saw not just its first conference regular-season title, not just its first league tournament title, but also its first trip to the NCAA Tournament?
August 13, 2014
Women’s Soccer Picked to Repeat as Champs
For the first time in program history, the UMBC women’s soccer team has been picked as the preseason favorites to win its conference, as the Retrievers edged out Stony Brook, last season’s regular-season co-champions, in the America East’s annual preseason poll, as announced by the conference office on Wednesday
August 7, 2014
Sandiford Joins Women’s Soccer Coaching Staff
The UMBC women’s soccer team has added Chante Sandiford to its coaching staff, as announced by head coach Leslie Wray.
July 16, 2014
Women’s Soccer Releases 2014 Slate
UMBC women’s soccer head coach Leslie Wray has announced the Retrievers’ schedule for the 2014 season, as the black and gold will look defend their 2013 crown in Wray’s third season at the helm.