2009 Soccer News and Stories

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2009 News Stories

Soccer - Michael Joyce Named Head Soccer Coach

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – The Saint Mary’s College Department of Athletics and Recreation has announced that Michael Joyce will join the College as the head coach of the varsity soccer program.

Soccer - Belles Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - For the fourth straight year, the Saint Mary's College soccer team has earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award.

Soccer - Slean Earns All-MIAA Second Team Accolades

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Saint Mary's senior soccer player Jessica Slean was named to the All-MIAA Second Team by the conference coaches earlier this week.

Soccer - Belles Battle Back to Draw with Comets

OLIVET, Mich. - The Saint Mary's soccer team scored a goal with just over 12 minutes remaining in regulation and battled Olivet to a 1-1 double-overtime tie in the Belles' season finale.

Soccer - Belles Edged by Hornets

VICKSBURG, Mich. - The Saint Mary's soccer team was edged out by MIAA foe Kalamazoo by a 3-2 score on Saturday afternoon.

Soccer - Location Change for Kalamazoo Game

Saturday's MIAA soccer match between Saint Mary's and Kalamazoo will be played at Vicksburg High School.  The school is located at 501 E. Highway St. Vicksburg, MI 49097.  For a PDF of directions, click here.

Soccer - Belles Grounded by Flying Dutch

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's soccer team fell in a tough 4-2 contest to Hope College on Tuesday afternoon in the team's final home contest of the season.

Soccer - Belles Fall to Britons

ALBION, Mich. - The Saint Mary's soccer team fell 3-0 to Albion College on Saturday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Bounced by Bluejays

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's soccer team suffered a setback on a chilly fall Wednesday afternoon as visiting Elmhurst took a 3-1 win over the Belles.

Soccer - Senior Day Spoiled by Scots

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team fell by a 5-1 score to visiting Alma College on Saturday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Battle in 1-0 Loss to Calvin

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team battled conference foe Calvin as well as the elements in a 1-0 loss on Tuesday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Silence Thunder

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Colleen Ferguson opened up the offensive flood gates for the Belles in the 16th minute and the Saint Mary's College soccer team went on to take a 6-0 win over MIAA foe Trine.

Soccer - Belles Fall in MIAA Opener to Bulldogs

ADRIAN, Mich. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team fell 3-0 in their MIAA opener of the season to Adrian College on Wednesday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Fall to Knights, 3-0

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team fell in a 3-0 decision to NAIA Marian University on Saturday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Earn 2-1 Win over Bethel

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team earned a 2-1 win over cross-town rival Bethel College on Friday night.

Soccer - Belles Battle to 1-1 Tie with Hiram

HIRAM, Ohio - Katie Wehrli notched a late goal to tie the game at 1-1 and the Saint Mary's College soccer team eventually tied Hiram after two overtime periods on Sunday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Suffer Hard-fought Loss to #21 Quakers

WILMINGTON, Ohio - In one of the most tightly played contests of the year, the Saint Mary's College soccer team shouldered a hard-fought 2-0 loss to #21 Wilmington College on Friday evening.

Soccer - Belles Fall to #7 Titans

NORMAL, Ill. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team dropped a 5-0 decision to #7 Illinois Wesleyan on Wednesday eveving.

Soccer - Offensive Explosion Propels Belles to Win over Manchester

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Colleen Ferguson and Micki Hedinger scored goals within 22 seconds of each other in the second half to help lift the Saint Mary's College soccer team to a 5-1 win over Manchester on Sunday afternoon.

Soccer - Belles Bow to #7 Cardinals

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - After 50 scoreless minutes, the #7 Otterbein College soccer team broke through for the game's first goal and went on to take a 2-0 win from the Belles soccer team on Friday.

Soccer - Belles Drop Decision to Transylvania

DANVILLE, Ky. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team fell 4-0 to Transylvania on Sunday at the Centre College tournament.

Soccer - Belles Suffer Setback against Colonels

DANVILLE, Ky. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team had their first setback of the season by suffering a 3-0 loss to Centre (Ky.) College on Saturday evening.

Soccer - Belles Open Season with Win

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College soccer team opened up the 2009 campaign with a 3-0 home win over neighboring Holy Cross College on Tuesday afternoon.