2011-12 Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Headlines
May 22, 2012
Schulz Takes Love For Soccer To The Streets
Dominican's Megan Schulz is following her passion for soccer to help Chicago’s homeless population use the game as a catalyst to improve their lives. Coaching for Street Soccer Chicago, Schulz is part of a worldwide movement to end homelessness through sports.
February 22, 2012
NIU Assistant Burr Tabbed As Benedictine Women's Soccer Coach
Benedictine University announced the appointment of Jason Burr to the position of Head Women’s Soccer Coach.
February 18, 2012
AU Tabs Edwards To Lead Women’s Soccer Program
Aurora has hired Troy Edwards as head coach of the Spartan women’s soccer program.
February 6, 2012
Galla Hired As Lakeland's Soccer Coach
Adam Galla, a standout soccer player and top assistant coach at Central Methodist, is Lakeland College’s new head men’s and women’s soccer coach.
January 16, 2012
Serge Steps Down As Benedictine's Women's Soccer Coach
Benedictine University Women’s Soccer Coach Robyn Serge has resigned from her post at the university effective immediately after six years in charge of the program. Serge is resigning to return home.
January 6, 2012
Pierce Resigns As Lakeland's Soccer Coach
Tony Pierce, head men’s and women’s soccer coach at Lakeland College for the past two seasons, resigned this week.
December 13, 2011
NAC Places 8 Women's Soccer Players On All-Central Region Teams
Eight Northern Athletics Conference women's soccer players were named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) 2011 NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer All-Central Region Teams this past Saturday.
December 12, 2011
5 NAC Teams Net NSCAA Team Academic Award
A total of 789 soccer teams posted a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher, thereby earning the NSCAA Team Academic Award for the 2011, and five NAC teams (4 women, 1 men) were among the award winners.
November 30, 2011
Gerry Nets Academic All-American Award
Edgewood's Elaine Gerry has been named to the 2011 Capital One Division III Academic All-American First Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
November 9, 2011
Axt, Vincenti lead women's soccer All-NAC awards
MSOE's Jessica Axt was named the Northern Athletics Conference Offensive Player of the Year, and Aurora's Anya Vincenti was named Defensive Player of the Year to lead the 2011 All-Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Awards.
November 8, 2011
Spartans take on Whitewater in first-round match
The Aurora University women's soccer team will represent the Northern Athletics Conference in the 2011 NCAA Championship versus UW-Whitewater.
November 7, 2011
Rodriquez nets final weekly women's soccer award of 2011
Aurora's Raquel Rodriquez was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of October 31-November 6, the final weekly award of the 2011 season.
November 7, 2011
NAC has 7 honored on Academic All-District soccer teams
The Northern Athletics Conference was represented by seven soccer student-athletes (3 men, 4 women) on the 2011 Capital One Academic All-District teams for men's and women's soccer, announced by the Colleges Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) late last week.
November 5, 2011
Spartans capture NAC Women's Soccer Tournament Title
The Spartan women would prevail over Marian 3-0 and capture the 2011 NAC tournament championship to go along with their regular season NAC crown.
October 31, 2011
Lumpe's shutouts earn weekly accolade
MSOE's Emma Lumpe was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of October 24-30.
October 24, 2011
Maly's 4 scores earn weekly award
Marian's Laura Maly was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of October 17-23.
October 17, 2011
Soulis breaks school records, earns weekly award
Concordia Chicago's Alyssa Soulis was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of October 10-16.
October 11, 2011
Wolfe's game winners net weekly award
Aurora's Nicole Wolfe was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of October 3-9.
October 6, 2011
Alverno, MSOE expand "Red Rivalry" to soccer
After the first successful "Red Rivalry" game in women's basketball last January, Alverno College and Milwaukee School of Engineering will add a Red Rivalry Cup for women's soccer beginning this season.
October 3, 2011
Rookie's first-career goals net weekly award
Marian freshman Brittany Syms was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of September 26-October 2.
October 3, 2011
Marian women's soccer "Playing For A Cause"
The Sabres are holding a benefit called, “Playing for a Cause,” that requires the support and participation of the community in a fight against multiple sclerosis.
September 26, 2011
Axt's school record earns weekly award
MSOE's Jessica Axt was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of September 19-25.
September 19, 2011
CUW's Straehler named women's soccer weekly award winner
Concordia Wisconsin's Lauren Straehler was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week Award for events of September 12-18.
September 13, 2011
Marian names Jason Murphy interim athletics director
Marian University President Steven R. DiSalvo has announced that Jason Murphy will serve as the institution's Interim Director of Athletics, which he will serve in addition to his duties as head women's soccer coach.
September 13, 2011
Shipway added to Alverno soccer staff
The Alverno College Athletics Department has announced the hiring of Pam Shipway as an assistant women's soccer coach.
September 12, 2011
MSOE's Axt scores 4 goals to earn weekly accolade
MSOE's Jessica Axt was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of September 5-11.
September 7, 2011
Aurora, Edgewood ranked in first NSCAA regional poll
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) selected the Aurora and Edgewood in a tie for seventh in the Division III Women's Soccer Central Region this week.
September 6, 2011
Torman's 8 goals garners weekly award
Rockford's Alexa Torman scored eight goals and led the Regents to a 2-0 start, and was named the Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of August 29-September 4, the first award of the season.
August 23, 2011
Coaches select Spartans for women's soccer title
The Northern Athletics Conference announced its 2011 women's soccer preseason coaches' poll and Aurora, five-time defending champion, snagged the top spot receiving 11 of 13 first-place votes and 161 poll points.
August 22, 2011
Baumann 15th on NCAA's all-time winningest coaches list
In the ranks of the NCAA’s all-time winningest men’s soccer coaches, Dominican University’s Erick Baumann has moved to 15th all-time and seventh of all active coaches as reported in the NCAA’s 2011 coaching records.
July 16, 2011
O'Dell, Cordova give back on Miracle Field
Edgewood College baseball player Ryan O'Dell is serving children with disabilities this summer by managing Miracle Field in Roselle, Ill. He and 20-30 volunteers, including Eagle women's soccer player Zenaida Cordova, meet every Monday night in the summer to help kids with disabilities learn the joys of baseball, teammwork and inclusion.