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Alexa Ben earns All-Region Scholar team designation

Alexa Ben earns All-Region Scholar team designation

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 13, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

Tack another academic award onto DePaul Blue Demon women's soccer player Alexa Ben's already-full bulletin board. The United Soccer Coaches announced the Women's Scholar All-North/Central Region teams on Wednesday morning, and Ben is one of twelve women to earn First Team honors. She owns a 3.71...

DePaul’s Alexa Ben Earns First Team Selection for Senior CLASS Award

DePaul’s Alexa Ben Earns First Team Selection for Senior CLASS Award

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul women's soccer senior Alexa Ben beefed up her already-impressive resume today when she earned a First Team selection for the Senior CLASS Award which recognizes student-athletes with outstanding achievements in the community, classroom and in competition and who demonstrate excellent character...

Women’s soccer draws with Butler on senior day

Women’s soccer draws with Butler on senior day

Andrew Hattersley

October 16, 2017


Filed under Soccer

After having senior day postponed one day because of weather, 90 minutes was still not enough to settle it in a tough conference matchup between DePaul and Butler. The Blue Demons outshot the Bulldogs 20 to 10, however, neither side was able to push across the winning goal. Both teams settled for a 1-1 tie...

DePaul women’s soccer bested by Marquette

DePaul women’s soccer bested by Marquette

Andrew Hattersley

October 8, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

It was a tale of two halves for the DePaul women’s soccer team, who dropped a key conference matchup against rival Marquette 2-0 in a physical game Thursday afternoon at Wish Field. The Blue Demons controlled the first 45 minutes, but were not able to put away a couple of good chances inside the box....

Women’s soccer aims for first place finish in Big East

Women’s soccer aims for first place finish in Big East

Garret Neal

September 18, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

On a comfortably warm September Sunday, the DePaul women’s soccer team tore apart the Tribe of William and Mary 4-0, drawing their record to 4-4 and leading them to their last game of the non-conference schedule.  After their match against Loyola, it will be on to competing in one of the tougher soccer ...

Trading places: Greik transitions from soccer to softball

Trading places: Greik transitions from soccer to softball

Ben Gartland

January 17, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Softball, Women's Sports

Ana Greik had all kinds of pressure on Nov. 7. Read More »...

Women’s soccer falls in Big East tournament

Women’s soccer falls in Big East tournament

Jack Higgins

November 6, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

The DePaul women's soccer team concluded their season with a 5-4 penalty kick loss to Georgetown in the Big East semi-finals Friday. Read More »...

Women’s soccer poised for success in 2016

Women’s soccer poised for success in 2016

Zachary Holden

May 30, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

After wrapping up spring games on May 7, the DePaul women’s soccer team is already eager to take the pitch again in August in preparation for the 2016-17 season. Read More »...

Sarah Gorden’s journey to being drafted by the National Women’s Soccer League’s Chicago Red Stars

Sarah Gorden’s journey to being drafted by the National Women’s Soccer League’s Chicago Red Stars

Zachary Holden

January 24, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

When the final whistle blew against Providence on Nov. 3, a match that would finish 1-0 in favor of the Friars, ending DePaul’s season and the collegiate career of defensive stalwart Sarah Gorden, her future was up in the air. She didn’t know if professional soccer or a career in the communications field, her major, would be the ne...

Women’s soccer senior defender Sarah Gorden drafted by Chicago Red Stars

Women’s soccer senior defender Sarah Gorden drafted by Chicago Red Stars

Ben Savage

January 15, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

Senior defender Sarah Gorden was selected with the 22nd overall pick by the Chicago Red Stars in the National Women’s Soccer League. Gorden is the first player from DePaul to be selected in the draft. Read More »...

Women’s soccer plugs holes with transfers

Women’s soccer plugs holes with transfers

Ben Gartland

January 10, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

Junior forward Abby Reed transferred to DePaul in 2014 and has put in 17 goals in the net in two seasons. Junior defender Taylor Schissler transferred to DePaul in 2015 and started all 20 games for the Blue Demons.  Read More »...

DePaul women’s soccer’s loss to Providence marks season end

DePaul women’s soccer’s loss to Providence marks season end

Zachary Holden

November 3, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

“It’s never easy to lose. It’s never a position you want to be in,” Elise Wyatt said, holding back tears. “This team made a good run and Providence gave us a run for our money and on this given day, Providence was hungrier for it.” Read More »...

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