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Former professional player joins women’s soccer coaching staff

Former professional player joins women’s soccer coaching staff

By Ethan McDowell, Sports Editor

September 11, 2019

The final whistle blew to signal the end of Northeastern University’s 2017 soccer season, and with it the end of an era for Kayla Cappuzzo.  Now, Cappuzzo works as the assistant coach of the Emerson women’s soccer team. During her college career Cappuzzo received first-team all-conference hono...

Miller: Freshmen could repeat success for Women’s Soccer

Miller: Freshmen could repeat success for Women’s Soccer

By Aaron J. Miller, Overnight Copy Editor

September 10, 2019

When I joined The Beacon as a sportswriter during my freshman year, I never could have imagined myself as the Sports Editor in my second and third semesters. I think the women’s soccer team freshmen feel the exact same way with how their ambition pushed them to head one of the college’s most suc...

Freshman comes off bench to score two goals in win against Wentworth

Freshman comes off bench to score two goals in win against Wentworth

By Ethan McDowell, Sports Editor

September 10, 2019

Freshman Marie Bou Aziz substituted into the game in the 24th minute against the Wentworth Institute of Technology Tuesday night and scored two goals, pushing the Lions to a 3-0 victory. Freshmen scored all three goals in the game. In five games, this is the third time that freshmen scored every goal....

Freshmen to potentially lead women’s soccer this season

Freshmen to potentially lead women’s soccer this season

By Andrew Lin

September 4, 2019

The women’s soccer team faces the challenge of reconstruction with a smaller and younger roster following a historic 2018 season.  The Lions capped off last season with 11 wins and seven losses. The team defeated Babson College 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athl...

Freshmen lead women’s soccer to home opening win

Freshmen lead women’s soccer to home opening win

By Ethan McDowell, Sports Editor

August 30, 2019

The women’s soccer team opened its season with a 2-1 win over Regis College thanks to an impressive performance from its freshmen starters. Head coach David Suvak said the team is going into this season with lofty expectations due to a 2018 season highlighted by the team’s first New England Wom...

Women’s soccer announces 2019 team captains

Women’s soccer announces 2019 team captains

By Jake Peter

January 30, 2019

The women’s soccer team selected junior forward Veronica Alberts, sophomore defender Amanda Benavente, and freshman goalkeeper Megan Rose as team captains for the 2019 fall season. Head coach David Suvak and assistant coaches Colin Connolly and Loy Urbina chose the three players based on their...

Five women’s soccer players earn NEWMAC awards

Five women’s soccer players earn NEWMAC awards

By Arturo Ruiz

November 26, 2018

The women's soccer team capped off a historic year as five players earned postseason awards in the New England Women’s Athletic Conference. Paige Haley, Jess Frost, and Amanda Benavente all achieved First Team All-Conference honors while Megan Rose earned Second Team All-Conference honors. Seni...

Women’s soccer closes out 2018 season with historic playoff run

Women’s soccer closes out 2018 season with historic playoff run

By Jake Peter

November 9, 2018

The women’s soccer team concluded its historic season with a loss to Springfield College in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference semifinals on Nov. 1. They placed third in the conference and won the first home NEWMAC playoff game in Emerson history. The Lions finished with an 11-7-1 record and...

Women’s soccer loses NEWMAC semifinal to Springfield

Women’s soccer loses NEWMAC semifinal to Springfield

By Aaron J. Miller, Overnight Copy Editor

November 3, 2018

The women’s soccer team lost 3-1 to Springfield College in the semifinals of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference playoffs Thursday. Head coach David Suvak said the team did not play to their full potential. “We competed against a very good Springfield team, and we were just not as good t...

Women’s soccer to face Springfield in NEWMAC semifinal

Women’s soccer to face Springfield in NEWMAC semifinal

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

October 31, 2018

The college’s No. 3 seed women’s soccer team will face No. 2 seed Springfield College in the semifinals of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference playoffs. Emerson defeated No. 6 seed Babson College 1-0 in the quarterfinals—the first home playoff win in college history...

Watch: Women’s soccer claims first home NEWMAC playoff win in college history

Watch: Women’s soccer claims first home NEWMAC playoff win in college history

October 31, 2018

Emerson’s women’s soccer team claimed the first home conference playoff win in school history by beating the Babson College Beavers 1-0 on Tuesday thanks to an 18th-minute goal from Veronica Alberts....

Women’s soccer wins first home NEWMAC playoff game in college history

Women’s soccer wins first home NEWMAC playoff game in college history

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

October 31, 2018

Emerson’s women’s soccer team claimed the first home conference playoff win in school history by beating the Babson College Beavers 1-0 on Tuesday. Junior forward Veronica Alberts scored the game’s lone goal in the 18th minute to secure Emerson’s spot in the semifinals of the New England...