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Women’s soccer tallies crucial win against Towson after tough losses

Women’s soccer tallies crucial win against Towson after tough losses

Bri Pomonis, Senior Writer

September 12, 2019

The Bison women’s soccer team sought to improve their 1-3 record in a double-header weekend facing Cornell and Towson. After coming up short against Cornell, the latter game marked a massive turnaround for the Bison, ending a four-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Towson Tigers. On...

Women’s soccer falls to Wright State, Georgetown in weekend contests

Women’s soccer falls to Wright State, Georgetown in weekend contests

Bri Pomonis, Senior Writer

September 5, 2019

After opening the weekend at home to Wright State on Aug. 29, the Bison women’s soccer team kicked off their season’s away games by going head-to-head with No. 13 Georgetown on Sept. 1. The Bison fell on both occasions, leaving them hungry to regain early season momentum. Upon arrival in Lewisburg,...

Women’s soccer drops heartbreaker to Lehigh in PL quarterfinals

Women’s soccer drops heartbreaker to Lehigh in PL quarterfinals

Megan Keeney, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2018

The women’s soccer team was defeated by Lehigh 2-1 in the Patriot League Tournament quarterfinals on Oct. 30. The Mountain Hawks scored with two seconds left on the clock in double-overtime to advance to the Patriot League semifinals.  The heartbreaking loss ended the season for the Bison as they...

Women’s soccer loses 2-0 to Boston University

Sarah Dimock, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

The Bison women’s soccer team traveled to take on Boston University on Oct. 20. The Terriers won 2-0, pushing the Bison’s overall record to 7-9-1 and their Patriot League record to 5-3-0. Despite the loss, the Bison are assured to be seeded third or fourth place in the Patriot League...

Women’s soccer loses 2-0 to Colgate

Women’s soccer loses 2-0 to Colgate

Sarah Dimock, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2018

The Bison women’s soccer team took the field Oct. 13 in the team’s sixth Patriot League game of the season against the Colgate Raiders. In a game that honored the team’s seven seniors, Camille Andrews ’19, Carly Baggott ’19, Riley Coopersmith ’19, Maddie Dano ’19, Casey Gray ’19, Melissa...

Women’s soccer pulls off 1-0 win over Holy Cross

Women’s soccer pulls off 1-0 win over Holy Cross

Sarah Dimock, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2018

The Bison women’s soccer team took the field to face Holy Cross for their fourth Patriot League game of the season on Sept. 29. After 90 minutes of consistent, determined effort, the Bison sealed the victory with a 1-0 win over the Crusaders. The win improved the team’s record to 3-1 in Patriot...

Women’s soccer earns first Patriot League win

Megan Keeney, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2018

The Bison women’s soccer team earned its first Patriot League win of the season on Sept. 22, defeating American by a score of 2-1. The Bison experienced pressure from the start, as the Eagles struck 1:50 minutes into the game. After falling behind, the Bison quickly answered when Kate Henesey...

Women’s soccer falls in conference opener

Women’s soccer falls in conference opener

Sarah Dimock, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2018

The Orange and Blue hosted the Lafayette Leopards on Sept. 15 for both teams’ first Patriot League game of the season. After a tough battle in which the Bison outshot their opponent 16-6, the Bison fell to Lafayette 2-0 at Emmitt Field. The Bison have had a tough season so far, holding a 2-6-1...

Women’s soccer battles in two weekend matchups

Women’s soccer battles in two weekend matchups

Megan Keeney, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018

The Bison women’s soccer team fought a hard battle against William & Mary on Sept. 6, with the game resulting in a 3-2 loss. The team suffered a second loss to Saint Joseph’s on Sept. 9 by a score of 5-1. Against the Tribe, after trailing by one goal for nearly 65 minutes of play, the Orange...

Women’s soccer adds two strong performances over weekend

Women’s soccer adds two strong performances over weekend

Sarah Dimock, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2018

The Bison women’s soccer team faced Towson University on Aug. 31, claiming victory by a score of 1-0 off a late goal from Jenna Marek ’21. Two days later, on Sept. 2, the team traveled to Saint Francis and fought until the last moment before drawing to a tie. Coming off an opening weekend in...

Scoring a spot in the record books

Scoring a spot in the record books

Elise Covert, Sports Co-Editor

October 26, 2017

With their win over Lehigh on Oct. 18, the Bison Women’s Soccer Class of 2018 marked their place in the history books, becoming the winningest class in program history. The win was the group’s 46th in their four years, which broke the tie with the Class of 2009. Win 47 came on Oct. 21 in a cru...

Women’s soccer drops to Colgate, beats Lehigh

Makenna Cerney, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2017

Bison women’s soccer fell short to Colgate by a score of 3-2 on the road on Oct. 14, then tallied a 2-1 win against Lehigh on Oct. 18. They now hold a 9-7 record overall, 6-1 in the league, and hold second place in league standings heading into the last week of regular season play. “Although we...

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