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The Lafayette

Soccer

Senior defender Rory Schauder controls the ball near the 18-yard line. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer falls to Bucknell, Navy to end season

By Abby Cook, Contributing Writer October 27, 2023

In one of its final bids to clinch a playoff berth, the women's soccer team (7-7-1 overall, 3-5-0 Patriot League) traveled to Bucknell last Saturday to face off against the Bison (10-3-4 overall, 4-1-3...

Junior midfielder Ani Khachadourian celebrates a goal at the womens World Deaf Football Championship. (Photo courtesy of United States Soccer Federation)

Junior Ani Khachadourian helps US clinch women’s World Deaf Football Championship

By Grace Sanborn, Assistant Sports Editor October 20, 2023

The U.S. Women’s National soccer team may not have won the World Cup this past summer, but U.S. soccer has a new world champion in junior Ani Khachadourian. Khachadourian, a midfielder for Lafayette's...

Senior defender Lauren Cunningham threads the needle between two defenders during the Leopards win over Colgate. (Photo by Rick Smith for GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer defeats Colgate in rainy senior day match

By Martin Familetti, Contributing Writer October 20, 2023

The women’s soccer team (7-6-1 overall, 3-4 Patriot League) overcame harsh weather and difficult field conditions to beat Colgate (3-11-2 overall, 2-4-1 Patriot League) 1-0 last Saturday at Gummeson...

The womens soccer team looks to regain its stride in the second half of the season. (Photo by Rick Smith for GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer falls to American despite close-knit play

By Digger Iqbal, Contributing Writer October 6, 2023

The women’s soccer team (6-4-1 overall, 2-2 Patriot League) looked to end its two-game losing streak on Saturday but ultimately fell short to American. The match, which was evenly contested through the...

The Leopards look to get back on track tomorrow as they return home to play American University. (Photo by Rick Smith for GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer drops game to Loyola, picks up draw against #13 Princeton

By Luke Gutleber, Staff Writer September 29, 2023

This past week, the women’s soccer team (6-3-1 overall, 2-1 Patriot League) faced off against two opponents, walking away without a win. Saturday’s match against the Loyola Greyhounds (8-2 overall,...

Senior forward Sara Oswald dribbles past a defender. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Defense prevails as women’s soccer notches close wins against Holy Cross, Lehigh

By Fiona Cannon, Staff Writer September 22, 2023

The women’s soccer team (6-2 overall, 2-0 Patriot League) defeated Holy Cross 1-0 this past Saturday in its first Patriot League match of the season. The Leopards then continued their winning streak...

Junior midfielder Abby Miles controls the ball. (Photo courtesy of @lafayette_womens_soccer on Instagram)

Women’s soccer falls to Penn, Princeton game postponed

By Digger Iqbal, Contributing Writer September 15, 2023

Last Thursday, the women's soccer team faced its most challenging opponent yet, the University of Pennsylvania, which was yet to lose at home. The team was unable to overcome the Quakers' balanced attack...

First-year midfielder Nadia Zaffanella takes a shot against St. Josephs. (Photo courtesy of Hannah Ally for GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer blows out Saint Peter’s, Cunningham scores first career goal

By Grace Sanborn, Assistant Sports Editor September 8, 2023

Women’s soccer traveled to Saint Peter’s on Sunday, pulling out a comfortable 4-0 win against the Peacocks with two goals in each half. The Maroon and White are now 4-1 in out-of-conference play as...

Freshman April McDonald sends the ball into the box in the third minute of Lafayettes tie against Colgate. 
(Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer misses playoffs after tie against Colgate, loses to Navy in final match of season

By Colleen McNamara, Staff Writer October 28, 2022

Lafayette women's soccer (3-11-3 overall, 1-6-2 Patriot League) tied Colgate this past weekend with a 1-1 score, in turn missing out on the playoffs. Their last game of the season was also unsuccessful,...

Freshman midfielder April McDonald takes control of the ball in the 0-1 loss to Holy Cross. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer loses third consecutive Patriot League game

By Fiona Cannon, Contributing Writer October 21, 2022

The women's soccer team (3-10-2 overall, 1-5-1 Patriot League) faced off against Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. this past Saturday, falling 1-0 in a tightly contested game against the Crusaders. This...

The womens soccer team embraces following their first fall 2022 Patriot League win against Loyola. 
(Photo by Rick Smith for GoLeopards)

Women’s soccer beats Loyola in first Patriot League win of season

By Fiona Cannon, Contributing Writer October 7, 2022

This past Saturday, the Lafayette women's soccer team (3-7-2 overall, 1-2-1 Patriot League) pulled out its first Patriot League victory of the season, beating the Loyola University Maryland Greyhounds...

The womens club soccer team emphasizes team bonding as they try to become a recognized campus club. (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

Women’s club soccer looks forward to season amid uncertainty over recognition

By Caroline McParland, Sports Editor October 7, 2022

The women's club soccer team has been working tirelessly to rebuild their program after complications left the club being deemed "inactive" this semester. As a result of their inactive status, the club...

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