The DePaulia

Week in Review 9/10/12

Julian Zeng and David Webber

September 7, 2012


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Cross CountryAfter respective ninth and 12th-place finishes at the Big East Championships last season, the men's and women's teams looked to start off 2012 with a bang at the Elmhurst College Early Bird Invitational Aug. 31 in Elmhurst, Ill.Junior Eddie McDaniel finished in fourth place overall and led t...

DePaul 0-1 Western Michigan: Men’s soccer lets one slip

Jeremy Mikula

September 2, 2012


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A Darren Jones free kick from 32 yards out was the lone goal as the men's soccer team fell 1-0 Saturday to Western Michigan.Jones' dipping free kick - coming in the 71st minute - was hit to goalkeeper Eric Sorby's near post. The junior had slotted over to catch the effort, however the ball slipped t...

DePaul 1-2 Western Illinois: Men’s soccer falls to visiting Leathernecks

Jeremy Mikula

August 30, 2012


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Two goals from Leathernecks forward Austin Gochneaur saw the men's soccer team fall at Wish Field Wednesday afternoon 2-1 to Western Illinois.Although scoring at both ends of the pitch, Gochneaur's brace was scored in similar fashion: off the crossbar.The freshman's first goal of the afternoon came i...

A pair of DePaul soccer players earns Big East accolades

Julian Zeng

August 28, 2012


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Two DePaul soccer midfielders, the men's Thiago Ganancio and women's Rebekah Roller, earned Big East honors Monday, Aug. 27.Ganancio, who scored both goals in the men's 2-1 victory over cross-town rival UIC, was named the Big East Conference Offensive Player of the Week, as announced by the league. T...

Volleyball goes 1-2 over three-match DePaul Invitational

Dustin Ruttenberg

August 26, 2012


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The Blue Demons started their 2012 campaign Friday night, taking on instate rival Eastern Illinois at the DePaul Invitational. The Panthers, fresh off a disappointing campaign last season (11-20, 3-8) brought their A-game, taking the air out of the Blue Demons' sails early, winning the match 3-1.Eastern took cont...

DePaul 1-0 Valparaiso: Women’s soccer wins wet one

Jeremy Mikula

August 26, 2012


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DePaul 1-0 Valparaiso: Women's soccer wins wet oneAn early Kelly Blumberg goal on a sloppy, rainy Sunday afternoon gave the women's soccer team all it needed to see off Valparaiso at Wish Field 1-0.Blumberg's goal -- her first of the season -- came in the sixth minute of play. Ashleigh Goddard picked u...

DePaul 2-1 UIC: Men’s soccer, Ganancio get season off to winning start

Jeremy Mikula

August 24, 2012


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A brace by Thiago Ganancio gave the men's soccer team a 2-1 win over UIC Friday at Wish Field to open their 2012 season."This is a game I'll always remember," Ganancio said. "It's a strong start to the season, but it's just the first game. It's amazing, especially against UIC."After a slow first hal...

DePaul 3-0 Ohio: First half attack gives women’s soccer the win

Jeremy Mikula

August 24, 2012


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A three-goal first half by the women's soccer team was enough to secure a victory over the visiting Ohio Bobcats Friday at Wish Field. The goals were scored by Natasa Radosavljevic, Amber Paul and Kaily Cox."Anytime you can score more than two goals and keep a shutout, you're happy," said head coach Eri...

DePaul 0-1 Loyola: Women’s soccer falls in Red Line Rivalry

Jeremy Mikula

August 19, 2012


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A slow start against the visiting Loyola Ramblers saw DePaul women's soccer succumb to a 1-0 defeat in the Red Line Rivalry Sunday on Tricia Stonebraker's volley from 12 yards out.Stonebraker's goal for Loyola (1-0-0) came in the 20th minute of play off a cross from midfielder Maggie Olsen. The Rambl...

DePaul 2-1 Towson: Women’s soccer starts season with win

Jeremy Mikula

August 18, 2012


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It only took DePaul women's soccer 11 seconds to get the 2012 season off to a winning start thanks to the strike partnership of Ashleigh Goddard and Natasa Radosavljevic, who each tallied a goal and an assist in a 2-1 win over Towson Friday at Wish Field.An errant Tigers pass along the backline was in...

Olympics week two in review

David Webber

August 13, 2012


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Final Medal Count:USA: 104 (46 gold, 29 silver, 29 bronze)China: 88 (38, 27, 23)Russia: 82 (24, 26, 32)After a frantic first week during which records fell in the pool and on the gymnasium floor, the second week of the Olympics gave us even more thrills. The women's soccer team faced tough tests against...

Claressa Shields leads U.S. women’s boxing to gold medal

Matthew Paras

August 12, 2012


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The United States' boxing program is going home with a gold medal after all.Seventeen-year-old Claressa Shields represented her country proudly with a decisive 19-12 win over Russia's Nadezda Torlopova. It was the first time in history that women's boxing had been allowed to compete in the Olympic G...

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