Men’s Soccer

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Men’s soccer concludes season with tough loss at Georgetown

By: Isabel Smith ~Staff Writer~ Men’s soccer put forth a strong effort but fell short against Georgetown on Nov. 12 on the Hoyas’ home turf. The game was a rematch of last year’s Big East semifinals. The fourth-seeded Musketeers ultimately fell to the top-seeded competition 1-0 and missed an opportunity to play in the NCAA … Continue reading

Men’s soccer plays on

By: Brendan Burris ~Staff Writer~ As the Big East Conference Tournament continues and the NCAA Tournament looms, the men’s soccer team continues to play well and put together solid results for the program. The team, who went into the conference tournament as the No. 4 seed, hosted a strong DePaul Blue Demons squad that finished … Continue reading

Men’s soccer knocks off top team in country

By: Adam Tortelli ~Staff Writer~ Xavier men’s soccer recently capped off one of the most historic weeks in program history with wins over the Creighton Blue Jays and Seton Hall Pirates. For the second time this season, the Musketeers rolled into top ranked opponent’s facility last Wednesday and returned to Cincinnati with a victory by … Continue reading

Men’s soccer hits stretch run

By: Kyle Tooley ~Guest Writer~ The men’s soccer team is looking to close the season out strong in the upcoming weeks, as the Musketeers have four remaining conference games between Oct. 24 and Nov. 5. The team is excited to move onto its final games as coach Andy Fleming’s squad is building momentum fresh off … Continue reading

Men’s soccer kicks balls, but still falls

By: Andrew Utz ~Staff Writer~ The men’s soccer team lost twice in its past two home games. Xavier hosted Georgetown on Oct. 3 and came out with a 1-0 loss in extra time. The Hoyas scored the golden goal in the 96th minute. The loss broke a five-game winning streak held since Xavier faced rival … Continue reading

Xavier soccer splits conference openers

By: Brent Raines ~Sports Editor~ The men’s and women’s soccer teams kicked off conference play last weekend, as the teams split their opening games against DePaul. Men’s soccer was victorious, with senior forward Calum Latham’s golden goal breaking a scoreless 105 minutes of play. The women’s team was less successful, falling 4-0 to the defending … Continue reading

Men’s soccer prevails

By: Donald Menke ~Guest Writer~ It was a gritty 1-0 win for the men’s soccer team on Saturday night against a tough Bucknell squad. Xavier controlled possession throughout the first half and had a 4-2 advantage over Bucknell on shots, but the score remained 0-0 at half. The Bucknell defense proved to be stout and … Continue reading

Just like basketball season Men’s soccer follows up win over Cincinnati with win over no. 2 Notre Dame

By: Isabel Smith ~Staff Writer~ The men’s soccer team returned to the field Friday, Sept. 11 following a loss to Virginia Tech at the start of the week. The Musketeers competed against crosstown rival, Cincinnati, at Gettler Stadium. Xavier defeated the Bearcats 2-1, to remain unbeaten by Cincinnati since 2010. With the win, Xavier’s record … Continue reading

Men’s soccer drops two

By: Adam Purvis ~Staff Writer~ Xavier’s men’s soccer team came off its overwhelming victory over Eastern Illinois University (8-0) to play three games in the past week. The Musketeers traveled to Madison, Wisc., to compete against the Badgers on Aug. 30, before heading down to Nashville on Sept. 3 to face off against the Lipscomb … Continue reading

Xavier soccer helps to bring awareness

By: Andrew Utz ~Staff Writer~ The Xavier Men’s Soccer team wrapped up the 2014-15 year when they hosted Northwestern in the fourth annual Devin’s Game on April 25. The cold and rain did not stop Xavier fans from watching their team battle through the night in a 2-1 loss. Freshman forward Matt Vasquenza gave the … Continue reading

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