Tag: Soccer


Men’s soccer: VMI falls in home opener to Virginia Tech

The VMI men’s soccer team lost a close battle with Virginia Tech by a 2-1 score Tuesday afternoon at Patchin Field in Lexington, Virginia.

Men’s soccer: #6 UVA downs JMU, 2-0

The No. 6 Virginia men’s soccer team picked up a 2-0 win over James Madison Tuesday evening in a non-conference clash at Klöckner Stadium.

Men’s soccer: No. 5 Virginia hosts James Madison on Tuesday

The No. 5 Virginia men’s soccer team plays host to James Madison at 7 p.m. Tuesday in a non-conference match at Klöckner Stadium.


Men’s soccer: #5 UVA draws with Duke

The No. 5 Virginia men’s soccer team played Duke to a 2-2 draw Friday evening at Koskinen Stadium in Durham, N.C. The match was both the road and ACC opener for the Cavaliers (2-0-2, 0-0-1 ACC).

Women’s soccer: #1 UVA defeats Harvard, 3-0

The top-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team used precision passing on its three goals Friday night as the Cavaliers (5-0-1) defeated Harvard (1-3-1) by a score of 3-0 at Klöckner Stadium.


Men’s soccer: #5 UVA travels to undefeated Duke

The No. 5 Virginia men’s soccer team hits the road Friday for the first time in the 2015 season as it heads to Duke. Also the opener in ACC play, the UVa-Duke match starts at 7 p.m. Friday at Koskinen Stadium in Durham, N.C.

Women’s soccer: #1 UVA hosts Harvard to kick off homestand

The top-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team kicks off a five-game home stand this Friday night at 7 p.m. when the Cavaliers (4-0-1) host Harvard (1-2-1) at Klöckner Stadium.

Women’s soccer: #2 UVA blitzes Delaware, 6-1

The second-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team got goals from six different players on Sunday as the Cavaliers (3-0-0) picked up a 6-1 victory over Delaware (2-2-0) to close out the Virginia Nike Soccer Classic.

Game Notes: #2 UVA men’s soccer opens 2015 season Saturday night vs. #17 Charlotte

The No. 2 Virginia men’s soccer team kicks off its 2015 season at 7 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 29) when No. 17 Charlotte comes to Klöckner Stadium. The early showdown of top-20 sides pits a pair of programs that were seeded in the 2014 NCAA Tournament.

#2 UVA hosts Virginia Nike Soccer Classic

The second-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team continues to play at home this weekend, hitting the pitch for a pair of contests in the Virginia Nike Soccer Classic at Klöckner Stadium.

Women’s soccer: #2 UVA opens with 8-0 win over UNC-Wilmington

Junior Meghan Cox (Springfield, Va.) turned in a hat trick, while senior Makenzy Doniak (Chino Hills, Calif.) scored the first goal of the season and tallied three assists as No. 2 Virginia (1-0-0) defeated UNC-Wilmington (0-2-0) by a score of 8-0 on Sunday at Klöckner Stadium.

Women’s Soccer: #2 UVA opens regular season on Sunday

The second-ranked Virginia women’s soccer program kicks off the 2015 season on Sunday, hosting the Seahawks of UNC-Wilmington at 2 p.m. at Klöckner Stadium.

#2 UVA men’s soccer draws in friendly with Radford

The second-ranked Virginia men’s soccer team played Radford to a 1-1 draw Tuesday evening in exhibition play at Klöckner Stadium. The match was the second of three friendlies for the Cavaliers as they ramp up for the 2015 regular season.

#2 UVA men’s soccer wins friendly with Navy, 1-0

The second-ranked Virginia men’s soccer team opened its 2015 exhibition schedule Saturday evening by defeating Navy, 1-0, at Klöckner Stadium.

Soccer Prom is back: Boys & Girls Club getting all gussied up for football charity game

The Boys & Girls Club of Waynesboro, Staunton & Augusta County is gearing up for its second annual Soccer Prom fundraiser.

VMI women’s soccer announces staff promotion, addition

VMI women’s soccer has promoted long-time volunteer assistant coach LT Kristen Laraway to assistant coach and has also added Kelly Bergmann as the program’s new volunteer assistant.

Malcolm Brogdon and Morgan Brian awarded as top UVA athletes

Malcolm Brogdon (men’s basketball) and Morgan Brian (women’s soccer) were honored as the top UVA male and female athletes for the 2014-15 academic year at Virginia’s annual awards dinner on Wednesday (April 29) at John Paul Jones Arena.

VMI soccer alum Tony Conway passes away

VMI athletics regrets to announce the passing of Tony Conway ’01, former men’s soccer assistant coach and three-year men’s soccer letterwinner.


Chelsea to use Cup defeat as a timely reminder

The quadruple is now beyond Chelsea FC but there is every reason to expect them to pull away in the English Premier League and be crowned champions this year.

JMU soccer’s Sam Lofton drafted by NWSL’s Boston Breakers

With the second pick in the third round of the 2015 National Women’s Soccer League College Draft, defender Sam Lofton of the JMU women’s soccer team was selected by the Boston Breakers.

UVA women’s soccer players Morgan Brian, Danielle Colaprico selected in first round of NWSL Draft

Two members of the UVA women’s soccer team were selected in the first round of Friday’s National Women’s Soccer League Draft at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

UVA soccer All-American Eric Bird selected 41st Overall in MLS SuperDraft by Philadelphia Union

UVA soccer midfielder Eric Bird (Sr., Virginia Beach, Va.) was selected by the Philadelphia Union in the 2015 Major League Soccer SuperDraft on Thursday (Jan. 15). A second-round selection, Bird was the 41st overall pick.

UVA soccer’s Morgan Brian repeats at MAC Hermann Trophy winner

UVA senior midfielder Morgan Brian (St. Simons Island, Ga.) was named the winner of the 2014 Missouri Athletic Club’s Hermann Trophy during Friday’s banquet in St. Louis.

Holiday traditions of the VMI Keydets

With Christmas now upon us, VMI Associate Athletic Communications Director Brad Salois caught up with a handful of Keydets to get their thoughts on favorite holiday traditions that they share with those around them.

UVA men’s soccer brings home national title with PKs win over UCLA

The UVA men’s soccer team earned the NCAA championship over UCLA Sunday afternoon following a penalty-kick shootout in front of 8,015 fans at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.

Morgan Brian named finalist for MAC Hermann Trophy

UVA senior midfielder Morgan Brian (St. Simons Island, Ga.) was named one of the three women’s finalists for the 2014 Missouri Athletic Club’s Hermann Trophy.

UVA men’s soccer battles UMBC Friday in NCAA College Cup Semifinals

The UVA men’s soccer team matches up with UMBC at 5 p.m. Friday (Dec. 12) in the semifinals of the NCAA College Cup, hosted at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.

Notre Dame tops UVA men’s soccer, 3-0, in ACC Tournament

The eighth-seeded UVA men’s soccer team lost 3-0 to top-seeded Notre Dame Sunday afternoon in the quarterfinals of the 2014 ACC Soccer Championship.

JMU men’s soccer upsets #3 seed Hofstra, 2-0, in CAA Tournament

The sixth-seeded James Madison men’s soccer team knocked off third-seeded Hofstra 2-0 on the road Saturday night at Hofstra Soccer Stadium.

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#4 UVA women’s soccer tops #5 UNC, 2-0, to advance to ACC Tournament final

The fourth-ranked UVA women’s soccer team advanced to the ACC Tournament final with a 2-0 victory over No. 5 North Carolina Friday night at the UNCG Soccer Stadium.

JMU women’s soccer season comes to end in CAA semifinals

The JMU women’s soccer team had its season come to an end Friday night in the semifinals of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament with a 4-3 loss to Hofstra.

UVA men’s soccer ousts Virginia Tech from ACC Tournament, 1-0

UVA defeated Virginia Tech, 1-0, Wednesday evening in a first-round match in the ACC Men’s Soccer Championship at Klöckner Stadium.

#3 UVA women’s soccer earns #3 seed in ACC Tournament

The UVA women’s soccer team will be the No. 3 seed in the 2014 ACC Tournament, which will be heldNov. 7-9 at the UNCG Soccer Stadium in Greensboro, N.C.

JMU women’s soccer downs Drexel in double OT, 2-1

The James Madison women’s soccer team earned a hard-fought 2-1 victory Friday night in double overtime against Drexel in Colonial Athletic Association play at Vidas Soccer Complex.

VMI men’s soccer drops 3-0 decision to UNC-Greensboro

The Virginia Military Institute men’s soccer team fell victim to a pair of first half goals and a third marker late in the game as the Keydets dropped a 3-0 decision at University of North Carolina at Greensboro Wednesday evening.