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Playoff roundup: Women’s soccer only Emerson team in playoffs

Playoff roundup: Women’s soccer only Emerson team in playoffs

By Domenic Conte, Managing Editor: Print

October 22, 2018

As the fall sports regular season concludes, only the women’s soccer team will compete in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference playoffs. The women’s team clinched the playoffs following a 3-2 victory over Babson on Oct. 20. The team ranks fourth out of eleven in the conferen...

Soccer, volleyball to honor seniors Saturday

Soccer, volleyball to honor seniors Saturday

By Andrew Lin

October 16, 2018

The soccer and volleyball teams will honor their seniors when all three teams play at home on Oct. 20.  Men’s soccer will play Wheaton College at 1 p.m. followed by the women’s soccer game against Babson College later at 4 p.m. on Rotch Field. Women’s volleyball will host Framingham Sta...

Men’s soccer loses to NEWMAC leaders Springfield

Men’s soccer loses to NEWMAC leaders Springfield

By Jake Peter

October 14, 2018

The men’s soccer team lost at home to conference opponent Springfield College 3-1 Saturday afternoon. Emerson entered halftime tied 1-1 with Springfield following a goal by junior forward Gavin Faucette in the 35th minute. The Pride outscored the Lions 2-0 in the second half. Despite the loss,...

First road NEWMAC win keeps men’s soccer in playoff hunt

First road NEWMAC win keeps men’s soccer in playoff hunt

By Karina Sanchez

October 11, 2018

The men’s soccer team may make playoffs, despite a conference record of 1-3 and only three games left in their regular season. The Lions sit in seventh place out of nine in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference. The top five teams in the conference all qualify for playoffs. Fres...

Late goal sinks men’s soccer against WPI

Late goal sinks men’s soccer against WPI

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

October 1, 2018

The men’s soccer team lost to Worchester Polytechnic Institute 1-0 after conceding in the final minute of the game Saturday afternoon. Head coach Bryan Harkin said that, despite the loss, his team played a strong game against a tough opponent—WPI is the reigning New England Women’s and Men...

Men’s soccer drops conference opener to Clark

Men’s soccer drops conference opener to Clark

By Maximo Lawlor

September 15, 2018

Clark University outplayed the Emerson’s men’s soccer team in the Lions’ New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference opener Friday night. The Lions fell to the Clark University Cougars 3-0 to start off their conference play. Last year, the Lions had a similar fate, losing 1-0 to the Couga...

Men’s soccer looks to contend with young squad

Men’s soccer looks to contend with young squad

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

September 11, 2018

The men’s soccer team aims to contend this season with a squad full of new faces after losing key seniors from its previous season. The team added 16 new players to their roster for the 2018 season after five seniors graduated. The new recruits include 13 freshmen and three transfer students. Newc...

Turf, locker rooms upgraded at Rotch Field

Turf, locker rooms upgraded at Rotch Field

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

September 5, 2018

Rotch Field—Emerson’s home venue for soccer, lacrosse, and softball—underwent renovations to improve the facility over the summer. The renovations include a replacement of the field’s turf surface, the addition of dugouts for softball games, more bleachers for spectators, and new locker room...

Men’s soccer recap: Harkin realistic after disappointing season

Men’s soccer recap: Harkin realistic after disappointing season

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

November 8, 2017

Men’s soccer head coach Bryan Harkin set a lofty goal to make the NEWMAC playoffs with his team this season, but the Lions finished far from it. The Lions finished with an overall record of 5-10-2, a conference record of 1-6, and a nonconference record of 4-4-2. They finished last in the NEWMAC. Har...

Lions cap off senior day with NEWMAC win

Lions cap off senior day with NEWMAC win

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

November 1, 2017

While Saturday’s clash with MIT barely affected the men’s soccer team’s NEWMAC standing, the game was far from meaningless. On senior day Saturday, senior midfielder Franco Araujo O'Neill scored the lone goal, giving Emerson its first NEWMAC win of the season. The game was dedicated to Soccer...

WATCH: Fall Senior Day 2017

WATCH: Fall Senior Day 2017

October 27, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BZyfoGxz_ls

First Emerson College GameDay to feature three senior day celebrations

First Emerson College GameDay to feature three senior day celebrations

By Matt Couture

October 27, 2017

Rotch Playground and Field will have the feel of a playground for fans on Saturday as the first Emerson College GameDay kicks off. Fans attending the Lions’ men’s and women’s soccer games will have an opportunity to play KanJam, corn hole, wiffle ball and other games for prizes, with the g...