Men’s soccer falls short

By: Kyle Isaacs The Musketeers fell to rival Butler University on Friday night by a final score of 2-1, then lost last night to the Bulldogs 1-0 at home in the first round of the Big East Tournament. The Friday night loss pushed the Musketeers’ record to 10-6-2 overall with a 6-3 record in the Big East. The defeat also caused Xavier to fall in the conference standings, the team with the third seed in the Big East Tournament. Fortunately for Xavier, their opening matchup in the conference tournament gave Xavier the opportunity to avenge its last regular season loss. … Continue reading Men’s soccer falls short

handMen’s soccer draws tough test in Central Missouriful

By: Nikhil Jelaji The Xavier men’s soccer team (2-3-2) tied the Missouri State Bears (4-1-1) in double overtime on the road on Saturday afternoon at Plaster Field. The draw was the second overtime game for the Musketeers, both ending in a tie. “This was a solid effort by us and we did well to get a shutout today,” head coach Andy Fleming said. “We had a header taken off the line by their defender and missed a near breakaway in the second overtime, which despite a handful of shots is all we should have needed.”There were only a few scoring … Continue reading handMen’s soccer draws tough test in Central Missouriful