2008 Soccer News and Stories

2007 News Stories

2008 News Stories

Soccer - Belles Earn Team Academic Award

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary’s College soccer team was among 259 NCAA Division I, II, and III and NAIA women’s soccer programs to earn National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) College Team Academic Award for 2008.

Soccer - Hinton Earns All-MIAA Honor

ROYAL OAK, Mich. -- The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association released their 2008 soccer All-MIAA honors on Wednesday morning. Among the two dozen honorees was Saint Mary’s College senior Lauren Hinton.

Soccer - Season Ends with Loss to #4 Knights

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The Saint Mary's College soccer team saw their season come to an end in the first round of the MIAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon as the Belles lost 6-0 to Calvin College.

Soccer - Belles Drop 2-1 Contest to Britons

ALBION, Mich. -- For the eighth time this season, the Saint Mary's soccer team fell by a one goal margin as they lost 2-1 to Albion College in the regular season finale.

Soccer - Belles Fall in Overtime to Hornets

KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- The Saint Mary's College soccer team dropped a tough 1-0 overtime decision to Kalamazoo College on Saturday.

Soccer - Scots Squeeze Past Belles

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The visiting Alma College Scots put a damper on senior day at the Saint Mary's Soccer Field by handing the Belles a 2-1 loss on Tuesday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Silence Thunder

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The Saint Mary's College soccer team got back on track on Wednesday with a 4-0 win over Trine University.

Soccer - Belles Bow to #8 Knights

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The Saint Mary's College soccer team lost a 4-0 decision to the #8 Calvin College Knights on Saturday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Drop 1-0 Decision to Bulldogs

ADRIAN, Mich. -- An Adrian goal in the 6th minute proved to be the only score of the game for either team as the Belles fell 1-0 to the Bulldogs on Tuesday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Fall in Double Overtime

HOLLAND, Mich. -- Lauren Hinton scored her fourth goal of the season, but the Belles fell 2-1 to Hope College in double overtime on Saturday afternoon.

Soccer - Comeback Falls Short for Belles Against Titans

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The Belles put together a late rally against Illinois Wesleyan on a chilly Wednesday afternoon, but were unable to get the equalizer as Saint Mary's fell 2-1 to the visiting Titans.

Soccer - Belles Grounded by Comets

OLIVET, Mich. -- Bridget Ronayne connected with Katelyn Tondo-Steele for the Belles' only goal in a 3-1 loss to Olivet on Saturday.

Soccer - Belles Fall to Flying Dutch in Non-Conference Match

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Lauren Hinton scored a goal and Julie Hamilton picked up the assist in a 2-1 loss to Hope College in a non-conference contest on Wednesday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Claim Sal Vacarro Title

NAPERVILLE, Ill. -- Bridget Ronayne scored her first goal of the season and the Belles prevailed 4-3 in a shoot-out to successfully defend their title at the Sal Vacarro Tournament at North Central College.   

Soccer - Belles Blank Mustangs

NAPERVILLE, Ill. -- Lauren Hinton and Julie Hamilton each scored a goal as the Belles shut-out Mount Mercy College (Iowa) 2-0 in their first game of the Sal Vaccaro Tournament at North Central College on Saturday.

Soccer - Belles Suffer Tough Loss at Manchester

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. - Taylor Paton and Sam Smogor connected for a goal in the first half, but the Belles fell 2-1 to the Manchester College Spartans on Wednesday.

Soccer - Belles Bow to Lady Terriers at Case Western

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Taylor Paton scored her first goal of her collegiate career, but Hiram College scored two late goals to take the 3-1 win at Case Western.

Soccer - Belles Fall to Spartans in Season Opener

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Lauren Hinton connected with Micki Hedinger to score the Belles' first goal of the season, but it was not enough as the Belles fell 4-1 to Case Western on Saturday afternoon.