June 10, 2011
Beyond Box Scores: 2010-11 in review (part two)
UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels takes a look back at the Spartans' 2010-11 academic year in the second installment of this two-part feature.
June 9, 2011
Beyond Box Scores: 2010-11 in review (part one)
UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels takes a look back at the Spartans' 2010-11 academic year in the first installment of this two-part feature.
June 1, 2011
UNCG finishes second in Commissioner's Cup, fifth in Germann Cup
CHARLESTON, S.C. – After a 2010-11 academic year that saw UNCG turn in competitive showings in virtually every sport, the Spartans finished second in the race for the Commissioner’s Cup and fifth in the extremely tight standings for the Germann Cup, the Southern Conference all-sports trophies for excellence in league competition.
June 1, 2011
Kearney, Mack earn Coleman Lew Leadership Awards
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG soccer players Kelsey Kearney and Will Mack were among 25 Southern Conference student-athletes honored with Coleman Lew Leadership Awards, the league and Coleman Lew & Associates, Inc., announced Wednesday.
May 31, 2011
UNCG releases challenging 2011 women's soccer slate
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Coming off the best season in school history, UNCG’s women’s soccer team will face a difficult 19-match schedule in 2011, first-year coach Steve Nugent announced Tuesday. The Spartans’ upcoming slate features four NCAA participants from last season, including 20-time NCAA champion North Carolina.
May 24, 2011
All 18 UNCG sports receive satisfactory APR scores
INDIANAPOLIS – All 18 UNCG athletic teams received satisfactory marks in the latest Academic Progress Report (APR) scores released by the NCAA on Tuesday.
May 6, 2011
Twenty-seven Spartan student-athletes become UNCG graduates
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Twenty-seven UNCG student-athletes walked as part of several graduation ceremonies across campus and at the Greensboro Coliseum in the last few days.
April 13, 2011
Sandy Davison joins UNCG women's soccer coaching staff
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Longtime club coach Sandy Davison will join the UNCG women’s soccer staff as an assistant coach, head coach Steve Nugent announced Wednesday.
April 11, 2011
Beyond Box Scores: Haiti trip gives Nugent new perspective
For 20 years, UNCG women’s soccer coach Steve Nugent has waited for the chance that has now come his way to be a Division I head soccer coach. But there’s still a project on which he has gladly deferred, literally doing some heavy lifting while offering praise to the founder and thanks to the others in support.
April 1, 2011
Women's soccer announces spring schedule
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s women’s soccer team will take part in nine spring contests, coach Steve Nugent announced Friday.
March 22, 2011
Former Spartan Jamie Corti returns to UNCG as assistant coach
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG women’s soccer alumna Jamie Corti has joined the Spartans’ staff as an assistant coach, head coach Steve Nugent announced Tuesday. Corti returns to UNCG after a two-year stint as a graduate assistant at Virginia Commonwealth.
February 7, 2011
Beyond Box Scores: A new era begins for UNCG women's soccer
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The walls in Steve Nugent’s new office are bare these days, having been cleared to make way for soon-to-be stenciled truisms about commitment, communication, teamwork and dedication. Most of the photos and plaques and citations will return, but when the remodeling is done, some space will be purposely left empty.
February 1, 2011
Steve Nugent named UNCG women's soccer coach
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Steve Nugent has been named the head women’s soccer coach at UNCG, Director of Athletics Kim Record announced Tuesday. Nugent, formerly an assistant coach at the University of Georgia, will be the third head coach in school history. He takes over for longtime UNCG coach Eddie Radwanski, who left in December to become Clemson’s head coach.
January 6, 2011
No shortage of candidates for vacant coaching position
The process has barely begun, and Rod Wyatt knows what the hard part will be. UNCG’s associate athletic director with administrative oversight for women’s soccer, hip-deep in e-mails, phone messages and other forms of communication, hasn’t had to solicit intriguing candidates for the university’s coaching job, vacated Dec. 17 when Eddie Radwanski accepted the position at Clemson. The challenge is in trimming the applicant tree to three or four interview subjects.
December 24, 2010
Kearney named NSCAA Scholar All-American
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – UNCG keeper Kelsey Kearney has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Women’s Collegiate Scholar All-America Third Team, the NSCAA announced Thursday.
December 20, 2010
UNCG places 26 on Academic All-SoCon Team
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Twenty-six UNCG student-athletes earned spots on the Academic All-Southern Conference Team for the fall semester, the league office announced Monday. Men’s soccer player Peyton Ford and SoCon Female Cross Country Runner of the Year Ashley Schnell accounted for two of the 11 4.0 grade point averages on the 345-member squad.
December 17, 2010
Eddie Radwanski named head coach at Clemson
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Women’s soccer coach Eddie Radwanski, who led UNCG to its fifth straight Southern Conference regular-season title, a school-record 19 wins and the school’s ninth NCAA tournament berth this season, has been named the new head coach at Clemson.
December 15, 2010
UNCG puts six on 11-member NCCSIA All-State Team
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – UNCG grabbed a school-record six of the 11 spots on the 2010 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association University Division All-State Women’s Soccer Team, the NCCSIA announced Wednesday. The six selections were also an NCCSIA record.
December 9, 2010
Radwanksi named Southeast Region Coach of the Year
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – UNCG women’s soccer coach Eddie Radwanski has been named the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Mondo Southeast Region Coach of the Year in a vote of his peers, the NSCAA announced Wednesday.
December 8, 2010
Spartans finish No. 23 in final NSCAA poll of season
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s women’s soccer team finished the season ranked No. 23 in the final National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Hendrickcars.com poll of the 2010 campaign.
December 7, 2010
UNCG women first, men fourth in SoCon all-sports races
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG is in solid contention in the Southern Conference all-sports races for both the men’s and women’s sports, as UNCG’s women lead the league and the men are fourth after the fall season of competition.
December 5, 2010
Four Spartans earn NSCAA all-region honors
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Four UNCG women’s soccer players have earned National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Performance Subaru All-Southeast Region accolades, the organization announced recently. Kelsey Kearney, Cat Barnekow, Tabitha Padgett and Jenn Partenheimer were honored.
November 17, 2010
UNCG earns NSCAA Team Academic Award for ninth straight year
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – UNCG’s 10th-ranked women’s soccer team earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s Team Academic Award for the ninth straight season, the NSCAA announced Wednesday.
November 12, 2010
Bittersweet end for Spartans in Charlottesville
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – They went undefeated from Labor Day through Veterans Day, and in the end, they offered thanksgiving. Beyond Box Scores goes retrospective about the Spartan women's soccer season.
November 12, 2010
UNCG women's soccer featured on NCAA.com
UNCG's 10th-ranked women's soccer team's outstanding 2010 season has been featured on NCAA.com by blogger Amy Farnum.
November 12, 2010
No. 10 UNCG falls to No. 20 South Carolina in NCAA first round, 2-1
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – No. 10 UNCG saw its record-breaking season and its 16-game winning streak come to an end in the first round of the NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship on Friday, falling to No. 20 South Carolina 2-1 at Virginia’s Klöckner Stadium.
November 11, 2010
UNCG to face South Carolina in top-20 clash in NCAA first round
No. 10 UNCG returns to the NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship for the first time since 2007 when it faces No. 20 South Carolina in the first round Friday in Charlottesville, Va.
November 9, 2010
Spartans break into top 10 for first time since 1996
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s women’s soccer team added another feather to its cap Tuesday, climbing into the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Hendrickcars.com top 10 for the first time since 1996, landing at No. 10 this week.
November 8, 2010
UNCG ranked No. 13 in final Soccer America poll of season
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Having completed its sweep of the Southern Conference regular-season and tournament championships and secured an NCAA tournament bid, UNCG’s women’s soccer team is ranked No. 13 in the final Soccer America Top 25 of the season.
November 8, 2010
Spartans to face South Carolina in NCAA first round
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s 13th-ranked women’s soccer team learned Monday that it will face South Carolina in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Friday.
November 8, 2010
Destination Known: UNCG packs for Charlottesville
UNCG was hoping to be chosen to host the first round of the NCAA women’s soccer tournament, but as anybody not assigned to play in Chapel Hill knows, the draw could have been worse. Beyond Box Scores takes a look inside Monday's selection show gathering.
November 7, 2010
Spartans win SoCon title, claim league's automatic NCAA bid
CULLOWHEE, N.C. – Freshman Kristen Schmidbauer scored her second game-winning goal of the postseason and tournament MVP Kelsey Kearney picked up her third shutout of the postseason as top-seeded UNCG downed No. 2 seed Samford in the Southern Conference Women's Soccer Championship title game on Sunday, 1-0. With the win, the 14th-ranked Spartans claimed the league's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.
November 6, 2010
No. 1 seed UNCG to face No. 2 seed Samford for SoCon title on Sunday
Top-seeded and 14th-ranked UNCG will square off with No. 2 seed Samford in the Southern Conference Championship title game on Sunday at the Catamount Athletic Complex in Cullowhee, N.C. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
November 5, 2010
Hein's pair of goals leads top-seeded UNCG to SoCon title game
CULLOWHEE, N.C. – Sophomore Lauren Hein scored a pair of goals as top-seeded and 14th-ranked UNCG downed No. 5 seed Elon in the semifinals of the Southern Conference Women’s Soccer Championship at the Catamount Athletic Complex on Friday, 2-0. With the win, UNCG moves on to face No. 2 seed Samford in the title game Sunday at 1 p.m.
November 4, 2010
No. 1 seed Spartans to face No. 5 Elon in SoCon semis on Friday
Top-seeded and 14th-ranked UNCG will face No. 5 seed Elon for the second time in nine days when the teams battle in the semifinal round of the Southern Conference Championship in Cullowhee, N.C., on Friday.
November 3, 2010
Eight Spartans earn Southern Conference honors
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Eight members of UNCG’s Southern Conference regular-season champion women’s soccer team earned postseason honors from the conference, with six earning All-SoCon honors and two others taking All-Freshman distinction, the league announced Wednesday.
November 2, 2010
UNCG makes big jump to No. 15 in NSCAA poll
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s women’s soccer team had the week’s second-biggest jump in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Hendrickcars.com National Rankings, moving up five spots to No. 15. The Spartans also climbed three spots to No. 19 in the SoccerTimes.com Top 25.
November 1, 2010
Spartans keep climbing, reach No. 14 in Soccer America poll
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s women’s soccer team climbed two spots to No. 14 in this week’s Soccer America Top 25, marking the sixth straight week the Spartans have moved up in the poll.
October 31, 2010
No. 1 seed UNCG advances with 1-0 win over No. 8 seed Wofford
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Freshman Kristen Schmidbauer scored the biggest goal of her young career as top-seeded and 16th-ranked UNCG downed No. 8 seed Wofford 1-0 in the first round of the Southern Conference Championship on Sunday.
October 30, 2010
No. 1 seed UNCG opens SoCon tourney play Sunday vs. Wofford
Top-seeded and 16th-ranked UNCG opens Southern Conference Championship play Sunday when it hosts No. 8 seed Wofford in the quarterfinal round at UNCG Soccer Stadium at 2 p.m. The contest begins the Spartans’ quest for their first tournament title since 2006.
October 29, 2010
Top-seeded UNCG to host Wofford in SoCon first round on Sunday
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Top-seeded UNCG will host No. 8 seed Wofford on Sunday in the quarterfinal round of the Southern Conference Women’s Soccer Championship at UNCG Soccer Stadium. In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, fans are encouraged to wear pink and the first 100 fans in attendance will receive a free pink T-shirt.
October 28, 2010
Spartans rally past Elon to complete unbeaten SoCon slate
ELON, N.C. – Jenn Partenheimer and Lauren Hein scored second-half goals to rally No. 16 UNCG to a 2-1 win over Elon on Thursday, running the Spartans’ winning streak to a school-record 13 games and completing an undefeated Southern Conference slate.
October 27, 2010
Women's soccer game at Elon postponed until Thursday
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s scheduled women’s soccer game against Elon on Wednesday night has been postponed until Thursday due to inclement weather. Kickoff is now set for 7:30 p.m. at Rudd Field in Elon, N.C.
October 26, 2010
Spartans head to Elon for regular-season finale
No. 16 UNCG will try to put the finishing touches on its fourth unbeaten Southern Conference slate in the last five seasons and break the school record for the longest winning streak Wednesday at rival Elon.
October 26, 2010
UNCG No. 20 in NSCAA poll, enters SoccerTimes.com poll at No. 22
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer is up one spot to No. 20 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Hendrickcars.com National Rankings and has made its debut in the SoccerTimes.com Top 25 at No. 22.
October 25, 2010
Spartans No. 16 in this week's Soccer America poll
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer team continued its march up the Soccer America Top 25 Poll, jumping three spots to a season-best No. 16 this week.
October 24, 2010
Schmidbauer's strike leads No. 19 UNCG to 1-0 win over ASU
BOONE, N.C. Freshman Kristen Schmidbauers second-half goal was all No. 19 UNCG needed in a 1-0 win over Appalachian State on Sunday, making the Spartans the first team in Southern Conference history to win five consecutive outright regular-season titles.
October 23, 2010
Spartans head to Boone to take on App State on Sunday
The 19th-ranked UNCG Spartans will try to run their winning streak to 12 games Sunday when they take on Appalachian State in a Southern Conference clash in Boone, N.C.
October 21, 2010
UNCG locks up share of SoCon crown, top seed with win over WCU
GREENSBORO, N.C. No. 19 UNCG used a pair of first-half goals and a dominant defensive effort to clinch at least a share of its fifth straight Southern Conference regular-season crown and lock up the No. 1 seed in the upcoming SoCon Championship with a 2-0 win over Western Carolina on Thursday.
October 20, 2010
Spartans host Western Carolina for Senior Day on Thursday
No. 19 UNCG will honor seniors Katie Evans, Jenn Partenheimer, Jen Rincon and student assistant coach Barrie Vogel on Thursday when the Spartans host Western Carolina for Senior Day. UNCG would clinch at least a share of its fifth straight Southern Conference regular-season title with a win over the Catamounts.
October 19, 2010
NSCAA/Hendrickcars.com poll has Spartans at No. 21 this week
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer team climbed one spot to No. 21 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Hendrickcars.com National Rankings after winning twice last week.
October 18, 2010
Spartans up to No. 19 in Soccer America Top 25
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer team rose to No. 19 in this weeks Soccer America Top 25 Poll, up one spot from last week.
October 17, 2010
Spartans rally past Furman on the road, clinch hosting duties
GREENVILLE, S.C. Tabitha Padgett had two goals and Cat Barnekow had a goal and two assists to lead a balanced attack as No. 20 UNCG rolled past Furman on Sunday, 4-1. The win assured the Spartans of a top-four Southern Conference finish and hosting duties in the first round of the league tournament.
October 16, 2010
No. 20 UNCG to face Furman on Sunday
No. 20 UNCG wraps up its weekend of womens soccer in the South Carolina Upstate when it visits Furman for a Southern Conference match Sunday. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m.
October 15, 2010
The growth of a goalkeeper
As Kelsey Kearney sits on the cusp of UNCG's career shutouts record, Beyond Box Scores takes a look at how the junior goalkeeper arrived at where she is today.
October 15, 2010
Kearney sets shutout record as UNCG blitzes Wofford
SPARTANBURG, S.C. Three different UNCG players scored in the first 11 minutes of play and keeper Kelsey Kearney set a school record with her 26th career shutout as the 20th-ranked Spartans cruised past Wofford on Friday, 3-0.
October 14, 2010
No. 20 UNCG heads down to Wofford on Friday
The 20th-ranked UNCG Spartans kick off a stretch of four road games in their last five regular-season matches Friday when they take on Wofford College in a Southern Conference battle in Spartanburg, S.C.
October 12, 2010
UNCG climbs two spots in NSCAA/Hendrickcars.com poll
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer team jumped up two spots to No. 22 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Hendrickcars.com National Rankings after winning twice last week.
October 11, 2010
Spartans up to No. 20 in Soccer America poll
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer team is ranked No. 20 in this weeks Soccer America Top 25 Poll, up one spot from last week.
October 10, 2010
Spartans win eighth straight, down CofC 2-1 Sunday
GREENSBORO, N.C. No. 21 UNCG and College of Charleston played their usual tight contest, but the Spartans emerged victorious once again as Jaimey Etten and Tabitha Padgett scored in the 2-1 Southern Conference win Sunday.
October 9, 2010
No. 21 Spartans wrap homestand vs. College of Charleston
No. 21 UNCG concludes its season-high four-game homestand Sunday when it hosts College of Charleston at the UNCG Soccer Stadium at 1 p.m. Admission is free.
October 8, 2010
Kearney, Schmidbauer power UNCG past The Citadel, 3-0
GREENSBORO, N.C. Keeper Kelsey Kearney matched the school record with her 25th career shutout and freshman Kristen Schmidbauer had two goals and an assist as No. 21 UNCG topped The Citadel on Friday, 3-0.
October 6, 2010
No. 21 Spartans host The Citadel on Friday
No. 21 UNCG hosts upstart Southern Conference contender The Citadel on Friday at UNCG Soccer Stadium at 7 p.m. The game will also serve as Military Appreciation Night. Admission is free.
October 5, 2010
Spartans enter NSCAA poll for first time since 1997
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs womens soccer team entered the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/HendrickCars.com National Rankings this week, coming in at No. 24.
October 5, 2010
Padgett named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, S.C. UNCG sophomore forward Tabitha Padgett was named the Southern Conference Womens Soccer Player of the Week for games Sept. 27-Oct. 3, the league office announced Tuesday.
October 4, 2010
UNCG climbs four spots to No. 21 in Soccer America poll
GREENSBORO, N.C. Off to the best start in school history, UNCG's women's soccer team climbed to No. 21 in the Soccer America Top 25 Poll this week.
October 3, 2010
Padgett's hat trick leads No. 25 UNCG past Davidson, 4-0
GREENSBORO, N.C. Reigning Southern Conference Co-Player of the Year Tabitha Padgett played like it Sunday, notching her first career hat trick to lead No. 25 UNCG to a 4-0 win over Davidson in SoCon womens soccer action.
October 2, 2010
No. 25 Spartans host Davidson on Sunday
No. 25 UNCG looks for its sixth straight win Sunday when it hosts rival Davidson at the UNCG Soccer Stadium at 2 p.m. Admission is free.
October 1, 2010
Barnekow leads No. 25 UNCG past Georgia Southern
GREENSBORO, N.C. Cat Barnekow notched her first career multi-goal game and freshman Lauren Lover scored her first career goal as 25th-ranked UNCG topped Georgia Southern in a Southern Conference womens soccer tilt Friday, 5-1.
September 30, 2010
No. 25 UNCG hosts Georgia Southern to open homestand
No. 25 UNCG opens a season-long four-game homestand Friday when it hosts Georgia Southern at the UNCG Soccer Stadium at 7 p.m. Admission is free.
September 27, 2010
Spartans return to Soccer America Top 25
GREENSBORO, N.C. After a three-week absence, UNCGs womens soccer team returned to the national rankings this week, entering the Soccer America Top 25 for the second time this season.
September 26, 2010
Partenheimer's early strike, Kearney's six saves lead UNCG past Samford
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. Senior Jenn Partenheimer scored in just the fourth minute and UNCGs defense made the goal stand as the Spartans downed Southern Conference rival Samford on Sunday, 1-0.
September 25, 2010
UNCG continues road swing at Samford on Sunday
UNCG will try to run its win streak to four games Sunday when it takes on Samford in a battle of the preseason Southern Conference favorites.
September 24, 2010
Five-goal barrage leads UNCG past Chattanooga in SoCon opener
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. UNCG exploded for a season-high five goals Friday, opening Southern Conference play with an emphatic 5-2 win over Chattanooga.
September 23, 2010
Spartans open SoCon play at Chattanooga on Friday
After an impressive run through the nonconference slate, UNCGs womens soccer team starts defense of its four straight Southern Conference regular-season titles when it opens SoCon play Friday at Chattanooga.
September 19, 2010
UNCG caps nonconference play with 3-1 win over ODU
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCG exploded for three second-half goals, including a pair just 49 seconds apart, as the Spartans topped Old Dominion on Sunday, 3-1, to wrap up the nonconference portion of the schedule.
September 18, 2010
UNCG to welcome Old Dominion in women's soccer action Sunday
After an eight-day layoff, UNCGs womens soccer team returns to action Sunday when it hosts Old Dominion at 2 p.m. at the UNCG Soccer Stadium. Admission is free.
September 10, 2010
Gulledge's goal leads UNCG past Charlotte, 2-1
GREENSBORO, N.C. Sophomore Jessi Gulledges first career goal proved to be the game-winner as UNCG topped Charlotte on Friday, 2-1.
September 9, 2010
Spartans return home to host Charlotte on Friday
UNCGs womens soccer team finally returns home after a three-week, four-game road swing, hosting Charlotte on Friday at 7 p.m. at the UNCG Soccer Stadium. Admission is free.
September 5, 2010
Cal State Fullerton knocks off No. 18 UNCG, 2-0
FULLERTON, Calif. Cal State Fullertons Casey Volk had a goal and an assist as the Titans handed No. 18 UNCG its first loss of the season in the final game of the Under Armour Invitational on Sunday.
September 4, 2010
18th-ranked UNCG faces Cal State Fullerton on Sunday
The 18th-ranked UNCGs womens soccer team will try to remain undefeated and extend the best start in school history Sunday when it faces Cal State Fullerton in the final game of the Under Armour Invitational.
September 3, 2010
UNCG ties Southern Cal to remain undefeated on season
FULLERTON, Calif. The No. 18 UNCG womens soccer team remained undefeated and extended the best start in school history Friday, playing to a scoreless draw with Southern Cal at the Under Armour Invitational hosted by Cal State Fullerton.
September 2, 2010
No. 18 Spartans head to California for Under Armour Invitational
The 18th-ranked UNCGs womens soccer team will try to extend the best start in school history Friday when it faces Southern Cal at the Under Armour Invitational in Fullerton, Calif.
August 31, 2010
Hein named CS360 Primetime Performer of the Week
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCG forward Lauren Hein has been named one of CollegeSoccer360.coms Primetime Performers of the Week for Aug. 23-29.
August 31, 2010
Kearney named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, S.C. UNCG keeper Kelsey Kearney was named the first Southern Conference Player of the Week for the 2010 season, the league office announced Tuesday.
August 30, 2010
Spartans jump into Soccer America Top 25 at No. 18
GREENSBORO, N.C. Off to the first 3-0 start in school history and boasting a win over then-No. 10 Wake Forest, UNCGs womens soccer team has earned its first top-25 ranking since 1998.
August 29, 2010
Padgett's second-half strike lifts Spartans past Utah, 1-0
ATHENS, Ga. Sophomore Tabitha Padgett scored in the 66th minute to break a scoreless draw and UNCGs defense did the rest as the Spartans topped Utah 1-0 at the Georgia Nike Invitational on Sunday.
August 28, 2010
UNCG to face Utah at Georgia Nike Invitational
UNCGs womens soccer team seeks the first 3-0 start in school history Sunday when it faces Utah at the Georgia Nike Invitational in Athens, Ga., on Sunday.
August 23, 2010
Spartans shock No. 10 Wake Forest, 2-1
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. Lauren Hein and Jenn Partenheimer scored first-half goals, Kelsey Kearney turned in a fine effort in the net and UNCG weathered a late rally as the Spartans stunned No. 10 Wake Forest on Monday, 2-1.
August 22, 2010
UNCG hits the road to face No. 10 Wake Forest on Monday
UNCG will make the short trip to Winston-Salem, N.C., for a clash with No. 10 Wake Forest on Monday night at Spry Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
August 20, 2010
UNCG downs East Carolina 2-0 to open season
GREENSBORO, N.C. Reigning Southern Conference Co-Player of the Year Tabitha Padgett picked up where she left off last season, scoring what would prove to be the game-winning goal in UNCGs 2-0 win over East Carolina to start the 2010 season Friday.
August 19, 2010
Spartans welcome ECU to kick off 2010 regular season
Four-time defending Southern Conference regular-season champion UNCG officially opens the 2010 season Friday, when it hosts Conference USAs East Carolina at 7 p.m. at UNCG Soccer Stadium.
August 18, 2010
UNCG picked to win SoCon, four named preseason all-conference
SPARTANBURG, S.C. The 12 Southern Conference womens soccer coaches picked UNCG to win its fifth straight SoCon crown, and four Spartan student-athletes were selected to the preseason all-conference team, the league announced Wednesday.
August 16, 2010
Spartans conquer fears, gravity to build team unity
GREENSBORO, N.C. One could see how navigating four people across a complicated course of platforms and ropes 50 feet in the air could present some unique challenges. Fear, lack of communication, differences of opinion on strategy all of these could derail the mission. But UNCGs womens soccer team pulled it off, and became a better team in the process.
August 14, 2010
Duke tops UNCG in final exhibition, 1-0
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Duke's Marybeth Kreger found the back of the net in the 78th minute and the Blue Devils made it stand as UNCG fell 1-0 in its final exhibition tune-up before starting the regular season.
August 13, 2010
Spartans to host Duke in final exhibition of preseason
UNCG will wrap up the exhibition portion of its 2010 womens soccer schedule when it hosts Duke on Saturday at the UNCG Soccer Stadium. Game time is set for 7 p.m. and admission is free.
August 11, 2010
Four Spartans score as UNCG eases past High Point in exhibition
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCG got goals from four different student-athletes and had 21 players see action as the Spartans rolled past High Point in a women's soccer exhibition on Wednesday, 4-1.
August 11, 2010
Kennedy finalist for W-League Rookie of the Year award
TAMPA, Fla. UNCG freshman defender/midfielder Morgan Kennedy was one of three finalists for the W-League Rookie of the Year award, the United Soccer Leagues announced recently.
August 10, 2010
UNCG hosts High Point for 2010 exhibition opener Wednesday
UNCG begins its quest for a fifth straight Southern Conference title when it opens its 2010 womens soccer slate with an exhibition against High Point on Wednesday at the UNCG Soccer Stadium. Game time is set for 7 p.m. and admission is free.
July 27, 2010
Karla Davis: Her own song
NASHVILLE, Tenn. UNCG Magazine sat down with former women's soccer standout and rising country singer Karla Davis recently to talk about her music and the whirlwind ride she's been in trying to make it big.
July 20, 2010
Women's soccer adds two more for 2010
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNC Greensboros womens soccer team has added two more student-athletes for the 2010 season, head coach Eddie Radwanski announced Tuesday.