SOCCER


Jennifer Bentley throws the ball in during the soccer game against Ball State at Scicluna Field in Ypsilanti on Friday, September 30, 2016.
Jennifer Bentley throws the ball in during the soccer game against Ball State at Scicluna Field in Ypsilanti on Friday, September 30, 2016.

7/13/2019, 9:18am

Brief: Reviewing the 2019-20 EMU women's soccer schedule

The 2019 Eastern Michigan women's soccer schedule has been released.

The women’s soccer team had their 20-game schedule revealed last week. The Eagles will begin the season away with an exhibition game against St. Bonaventure on Aug. 11 before the second game which will be the home opener against Oakland on Aug. 22 at Scicluna Field. The Eagles will spend the next six games on the road with their eighth matchup being back at home. All six games will be against non-conference teams. EMU will face Loyola-Chicago on Sept. 22 which will conclude their non-conference matchups.


5/17/2019, 12:00am

The development of soccer in the United States

Soccer is widely regarded as the most popular sport worldwide, yet it’s the fifth most viewed sport in the United States. With that said, the popularity growth of the sport in the country over the last decade is apparent, and a part of that is the development of college soccer. 


10/30/2017, 12:02pm

Women's soccer dominates Broncos

Eastern Michigan University’s women’s soccer dominated the Western Michigan Broncos Thursday, Oct. 19 at Scicluna Field. Eastern has seen great success at home this season and Thursday’s match was no different. Goalkeeper Kaylin Williams kept the Broncos off the scoreboard to help the team on their way to a 3-0 victory. Despite the difference in score, EMU still had to fight valiantly to secure their first victory against Western since the 2014 season. 


10/30/2017, 11:58am

Soccer sees postseason victory

The Eastern Michigan University soccer team saw a postseason victory with a 1-0 win on Senior Day over the Northern Illinois University Huskies Sunday Oct. 22 at Scicluna Field. 


10/30/2017, 11:17am

Road woes continue to trouble women's soccer

Eastern Michigan’s women’s soccer lost a pair of road matches this week against Toledo and Ball State with final scores 4-1 and 3-0 respectively. The two losses drop Eastern to 5-10-1 overall and 2-5 in the conference. Eastern has yet to pull off a victory away from home since an early season matchup against the University of Illinois at Chicago. Since, Eastern has lost seven straight games on the road.  


9/21/2017, 12:38pm

Eastern Michigan University women's soccer defeats Oakland in overtime

Eastern Michigan University women’s soccer headed into Scicluna Field, Sunday, Sept. 10, for a matchup against the Oakland University Grizzlies, The Eagles snagged a goal in the first overtime period to secure a 1-0 victory. This win pushed the Eagles to a 2-0-1 record at home and a 3-3-1 record altogether for the season.  


10/17/2016, 12:32am

Eagles Eye: 10/16

The Eastern Michigan football team won its third road game in a row against the Ohio Bobcats in a 27-20 game on Oct.


10/9/2016, 11:09pm

Soccer picks up first MAC win

Eastern Michigan University’s women’s soccer team close Homecoming weekend with two straight victories in Mid-American Conference play. The Eagles scored two goals in the first half against the Falcons of Bowling Green State University while taking a total of 16 shots.


10/3/2016, 8:41am

Eagles Eye: 10/3

Football defeated the Bowling Green Falcons 28-25 on Saturday night to kick off Mid-American Conference play.