Posts Tagged ‘Men’s Soccer’

Men’s Soccer Falls to Saint Francis in CCAC Quarter-Finals

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Saint Xavier’s men’s soccer fell in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) quarter-finals to the University of Saint Francis (Ill.) by a score of 1-0. After winning four games in a row, including two on the road, Coach Vucinic and his team headed into Saturday’s game riding a wave of…

A Week of Contrasts for SXU Soccer

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Following impressive back-to-back wins, Coach Vucinic’s week consisted of traveling away to Olivet Nazarene, followed by a home game against Trinity International. The goal was to continue the trend of positive results. Results were mixed. SXU fell to Olivet Nazarene, 2-0. The Tigers scored the first goal of the game…

Strong Play Results in CCAC Honors for SXU Goalkeepers

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

It was a rather calm week for SXU soccer as the men’s team had no games scheduled over the past week. On the other hand, the women’s team only had one game scheduled which ended with a 2-0 defeat away to the University of Saint Francis (Ind.).Despite the lack of…

Men’s Soccer Looking to Improve Upon Positive Start

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Coach Ed Vucinic has to be satisfied with the way his team has started off this season.  The team began the season on a two-game road trip where they split both games, losing their season opener 3-0 to number two seed, University of Rio Grande and beating Shawnee State University,…

Men and Women’s Soccer Prep for CCAC Tournament

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

The Saint Xavier women’s soccer team is gearing for the CCAC tournament after completing their fill of regular season games for the 2016 season. The Cougars finished 5-12-1 overall, but performed well in conference by going 5-7. The women’s efforts on the year resulted in a number 8 seeding in…

Men’s Soccer Fighting to the Finish

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Mike Rankin Senior Sports Editor The Saint Xavier men’s soccer team continued its competitive streak in conference against Trinity Christian College and Calumet College of St. Joseph last week. The Cougars improved their record to 4-3-3 in the CCAC after a win and an overtime draw. On Wednesday, October 19,…

Cougars Soccer Finding its Stride

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Women Saint Xavier wrapped up its homecoming festivities with the women taking on Roosevelt University on Senior Day. On an evening that honored the hard work and dedication by the eight Cougar seniors, Christy Bowgren and Julia Gawlak left their mark with two goals in a 3-0 victory. Seniors shined…

Men’s Soccer Keeping Ball Rolling

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

The Saint Xavier University men’s soccer program is hitting its stride at the right time. After struggling through the beginning of their schedule, the Cougars have responded valiantly to games that matter and are gaining momentum as the calendar switches to October. Saint Xavier faced Judson at home in a…

Men’s Soccer Stay Unbeaten in Conference

Friday, September 30th, 2016

After a rough start to the season before CCAC play, Saint Xavier’s men’s soccer has not lost in three conference matchups. After two draws against Trinity International University and Purdue University Northwest, the Cougars triumphed over conference rival University of Saint Francis 2-0. A chilly Tuesday evening did not slow…

Saint Xavier Men Open Conference Play With Draw

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

11 days after their last match, Saint Xavier University opened conference play at home on Wednesday, September 21 against Trinity International University. The men looked for win number one on the season after dropping their first six decisions. Head coach, Ed Vucinic, and his assistants, Matthew Ball and Agustin Herrera,…