The Bucknellian

Men’s soccer defeats Navy in PL quarterfinals, falls to Lehigh in semifinal

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

November 14, 2019

On Saturday, Nov. 9, the Bison men’s soccer team took on Navy in Annapolis, Md. in the Patriot League tournament quarterfinals. The Bison avenged their loss to Navy from earlier in the season and earned a playoff win for the first time since 2016, defeating the Midshipmen by a score of 2-0. The Bison...

Men’s soccer clinches PL tournament berth

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

November 8, 2019

The men’s soccer team clinched a place in the Patriot League tournament with back-to back road draws against Lafayette and Lehigh. The Bison tied Lafayette 0-0 on Nov. 2 and then went the distance again in a 1-1 draw on Nov. 6 against Lehigh. The Bison will be the 6th seed in the conference tourname...

Women’s soccer ties on Senior Day

Women’s soccer ties on Senior Day

Emily Doyle, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

The Bison women’s soccer team tied American University, 1-1, in their last home game of the season on Oct. 26 at Emmitt Field, commemorating the occasion with one final walk through the tunnel on a game day. Prior to the game, the team’s six seniors were honored, including Gabby Bair, Bailey Hurst,...

Men’s soccer ties Army, but unbeaten streak ends after midweek loss to Cornell

Men’s soccer ties Army, but unbeaten streak ends after midweek loss to Cornell

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 31, 2019

The Bison men’s soccer team took on Army in a home matchup at Emmitt Field on Saturday, Oct. 26. The game ended in a 0-0 draw, extending the team’s unbeaten streak to five games. The Bison then traveled to Ithaca, N.Y. on Oct. 29 to take on Cornell. The game was even for the first 45 minutes,...

Men’s soccer maintains undefeated streak with win against Boston and draw against Binghamton

Men’s soccer maintains undefeated streak with win against Boston and draw against Binghamton

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 25, 2019

On Oct. 20, the Bison played against Boston University at Emmitt Field and earned their third consecutive win (and second consecutive Patriot League win) with a 3-0 scoreline. The Bison were able to take advantage of the rainy conditions when Patrick O’Hara ’22 scored to give the Bison a 1-0 goal...

Men’s soccer loses to Navy after conceding two late goals

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 10, 2019

On Sunday, Oct. 6, the Bison took on No. 21 Navy in their fourth Patriot League game of the season. The first half proved to be a back-and-forth game, with neither side able to capture a goal. Late in the second half, Navy scored to take a 1-0 lead. Less than a minute later, Navy scored again to double...

Men’s soccer collects tie to American, loses against Loyola

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 4, 2019

On Sept. 27 at Emmitt Field, the Bison men’s soccer team played American University in their second Patriot League game of the season in front of a Family Weekend crowd. Patrick O’Hara ’22 scored his second career goal in the 78th minute, which gave the Bison the lead, but American answered in...

Men’s soccer shows resilience, draw against Colgate and George Mason

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

September 25, 2019

The Bison men’s soccer team came back from one goal deficits in their games against Colgate and George Mason this week, earning a tie in both matches. The Orange and Blue opened Patriot League play against Colgate on Saturday, Sept. 21. The Bison conceded a goal in the opening minutes and were...

Men’s soccer beats Saint Francis, comeback falls short against Drexel

Men’s soccer beats Saint Francis, comeback falls short against Drexel

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

September 19, 2019

The Bison improved to 2-3 on the season on Wednesday Sept. 18 as they dismantled Saint Francis University 3-0 at Emmitt Field. The game was the final tuneup for the Orange and Blue as they prepare for Patriot League play.  Nick King ’20 opened the scoring for the Bison in 64th minute and then as...

Men’s soccer concedes late goal, lose to Mount St. Mary’s

Men’s soccer concedes late goal, lose to Mount St. Mary’s

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

September 12, 2019

On Sept. 6 at Emmitt Field, the Bison men’s soccer team competed against Mount St. Mary’s, ultimately falling 2-1. With this most recent loss, the Orange and Blue now hold a 1-2 record overall. The Bison created multiple opportunities to take the lead, with Eddie Perez-Pelaez ’23 and Jameson...

Bison rebound from opening loss to Fairleigh Dickinson with 4-1 win at Canisius

Bison rebound from opening loss to Fairleigh Dickinson with 4-1 win at Canisius

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

September 5, 2019

On Aug. 30, the Orange and Blue men’s soccer team competed in their home opener against Fairleigh Dickinson. In a back-and-forth game, the Bison came back from a one-goal deficit before Fairleigh Dickinson scored in the final minutes to secure the win. On Sept. 1, the Bison bounced back from the loss...

Men’s soccer fails to make postseason, ends season in 4-1 loss to Navy

Men’s soccer fails to make postseason, ends season in 4-1 loss to Navy

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2018

The Bison men’s soccer season came to an end when they lost to Navy 4-1 at Emmitt Field on Nov. 3. They finished the season with an overall record of 6-8-3, and a 3-5-1 record in the Patriot League. The Orange and Blue came into the game in seventh place in the Patriot League, but a potential win...

The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University
Soccer