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Men’s and women’s soccer end tough seasons

Men’s and women’s soccer end tough seasons

Shane Rene and Garret Neal

November 6, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

A 1-0 win against St. John’s on Oct. 26 punched DePaul’s ticket into the Big East tournament for the third season in a row. On Wednesday, DePaul took on Providence in the first round. Read More »...

A sweet end to a sour season

A sweet end  to a sour  season

Andrew Hattersley

November 5, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

A tough season ended on a positive note for DePaul men’s soccer on Wednesday, Nov. 1 as they knocked off rival Marquette 3-1 at Wish Field. With the win, DePaul closes out the season 5-11-2 and 2-6-1 in conference play leaving them ninth in the Big East. The game did not get off to a good start for the Blue...

El-Shafei lifts DePaul over Butler in double overtime

El-Shafei lifts DePaul over Butler in double overtime

Jack Higgins

October 26, 2016


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

After 109 minutes played and double overtime against the Butler Bulldogs (9-5-1), it looked as though the DePaul men’s soccer team (8-6-2) would only take a single point away from their final home game Wednesday. However, DePaul freshman forward Zach El-Shafei found a deflected ball with less than...

DePaul falls to Providence 2-1

Jack Higgins

October 22, 2016


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

The Blue Demons (7-6-2) men’s soccer team lost to Providence (9-5-0) 2-1 Saturday. Before the game, DePaul honored seniors midfielder Kevin Beyer, midfielder Ryan Martire, midfielder Simon Megally, forward Erik Rodriguez and defender Caleb Pothast. Unfortunately, leading scorer for DePaul, R...

Men’s soccer on three-game loss streak after losing 2-0 to Loyola

Jack Higgins

October 4, 2016


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

The Blue Demons men’s soccer team (5-5-2) fell 2-0 to the Loyola Ramblers (9-1-0) Tuesday, adding another loss to a now three-game losing skid. Before the match, the Ramblers hadn’t won a game in Wish Field since 2000. The game also featured the first time brothers Simon Megally, DePaul senio...

Men’s Soccer 0-2 in Big East after loss to Creighton

Men’s Soccer 0-2 in Big East after loss to Creighton

Jack Higgins

September 24, 2016


Filed under Men's Sports, News, Soccer, Sports

The DePaul men’s soccer team fell 4-1 to 12-ranked Creighton Saturday and fell to 5-3-2 overall. The Blue Demons aren’t where they wanted or expected to be after two conference games, but continue to look positively toward the future. They also focus on what they did right during the game ...

DePaul men’s soccer shuts out UIC 4-0 at home

Jack Higgins

September 14, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The DePaul men’s soccer team trounced the UIC Flames (1-4-1) 4-0 at Wish Field Wednesday bringing them to 4-1-2 before their first conference game against Xavier this Saturday. At the eighth minute in the first half the Flames had their best chances of the game when they put two shots on net, but...

Men’s soccer optimistic after spring matches

Men’s soccer optimistic after spring matches

Zachary Holden

May 22, 2016


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

After a 5-13-1 season last year where the DePaul men’s soccer team won four of its five games in the final stretch, the team is looking forward to another season of improvement. 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 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 men’s soccer returns to relevance

DePaul men’s soccer returns to relevance

Zachary Holden

November 8, 2015


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

Eleven games into the season, the DePaul men’s soccer team was 1-10-0 and 0-2-0 in the Big East. At the time, a Big East Tournament berth seemed implausible. Read More »...

Women’s soccer still undefeated in Big East after win over Seton Hall

Zachary Holden

October 4, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

It was by far the toughest match the DePaul (9-2-2, 3-0-0) women’s soccer team has had all season long, but they somehow found a way to thwart Seton Hall’s physicality and emerge 1-0 victors. Read More »...

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