Soccer - Archives 2017

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Soccer Away to Alabama on Thursday Night
Soccer 09/20/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Soccer team looks to bounce back straightaway from its first defeat of the 2017 season in its SEC opener with its first away trip in conference play Thursday as it travels to Tuscaloosa to face 24th-ranked Alabama in a match scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. CT on the SEC Network+.

Soccer Wins BASF Team Chemistry Award for August
Soccer 09/19/2017

BATON ROUGE With four shutouts in its first four matches en route to a school-record start to the season, the LSU Soccer team has been recognized among the University's athletic programs already in season this fall with the BASF Team Chemistry MVP Award for the month of August.

Soccer Ranked No. 14 in NCAA's First RPI
Soccer 09/18/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU Soccer has certainly been one of the hottest teams in the country with seven wins from its first eight matches to start the season, and the Tigers were confirmed among the nation's top teams Monday with a No. 14 ranking in the NCAA's first Ratings Percentage Index of the campaign.

Play Soccer's Streak Snapped in SEC Opener
Soccer 09/17/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Soccer team saw its seven-game winning streak to open the season snapped Sunday afternoon with a 1-0 setback to visiting Vanderbilt in their Southeastern Conference opener at the LSU Soccer Stadium as Commodore freshman Madiya Harriott broke the deadlock in the 86th minute.

Soccer Hosts Vanderbilt in SEC Opener
Soccer 09/16/2017

BATON ROUGE Following a 1-0 win over No. 19-ranked Cincinnati on Thursday night, the LSU Soccer team will make its SEC Network debut on Sunday afternoon when it plays host to the Vanderbilt Commodores in its Southeastern Conference opener that is set to kick off at 4 p.m. CT at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Play Soccer Def. No. 19 Cincinnati to Equal Record Start
Soccer 09/14/2017

BATON ROUGE Junior Alex Thomas broke the ice with her fourth goal of the season in the 44th minute and LSU's defensive unit held strong for the remainder of the night as the Tigers matched their school-record start to a season with a 1-0 win over 19th-ranked Cincinnati on Thursday at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Soccer Hosts No. 19 Cincinnati in Battle of Unbeatens
Soccer 09/13/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Soccer team welcomes a nationally-ranked opponent to Baton Rouge for the first time this season on Thursday night as the Tigers square off against the 19th-ranked Cincinnati Bearcats at 6 p.m. CT in a battle of unbeatens at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Play Parker Extends Soccer's Streak with Late Winner
Soccer 09/10/2017

BATON ROUGE Sunday's match with the Liberty Flames was destined for extra time until freshman Lucy Parker found the breakthrough just four minutes from time as she clipped the underside of the bar with her driven effort from 35 yards to hand the Tigers their sixth-straight win with a dramatic 1-0 victory.

Unbeaten Soccer Opens Homestand vs. Liberty
Soccer 09/09/2017

BATON ROUGE With Friday's match at 20th-ranked Central Florida in Orlando suspended due to Hurricane Irma, the LSU Soccer team returns to action Sunday as it opens a three-game homestand by playing host to defending Big South Conference Champion Liberty at 6 p.m. CT at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

IN FOCUS: Zoe Higgins
Soccer 09/08/2017

Zoe Higgins has helped lead the LSU soccer team to a 5-0 start.

Soccer Suspends Friday Match at No. 20 UCF
Soccer 09/08/2017

ORLANDO, Fla. Following Florida Gov. Rick Scott's declaration late Thursday night for all public universities in the state to focus on storm preparation ahead of Hurricane Irma making landfall, LSU Soccer's previously-scheduled match at No. 20-ranked Central Florida on Friday at 1 p.m. CT has been suspended.

Soccer Travels to Face No. 20 Central Florida
Soccer 09/07/2017

BATON ROUGE Two of the hottest teams in college soccer to start the season will square off at the UCF Soccer Complex in Orlando on Friday afternoon as the unbeaten LSU Tigers put their five-game winning streak on the line against No. 20-ranked Central Florida in a match that is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. CT.

Play Soccer Comes Back for Fifth-Straight Win, 3-1
Soccer 09/03/2017

BATON ROUGE Seniors Zoe Higgins and Nicole Howard and junior Alex Thomas turned around a 1-0 halftime deficit with three goals in a 12-minute span in the second half to lead the LSU Tigers to their fifth-straight win to open the season with a 3-1 victory over Austin Peay on Sunday night at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Soccer Hosts Austin Peay on Sunday
Soccer 09/02/2017

BATON ROUGE With four wins from their first four matches of the season, the LSU Tigers look to continue their hottest start in a decade Sunday night when they play host to Austin Peay in a newly-scheduled match kicking off at 6 p.m. CT at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Soccer Adds Sunday Match vs. Austin Peay
Soccer 09/01/2017

BATON ROUGE After having its previously-scheduled match against the University of Houston canceled in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, the undefeated LSU Soccer program has added a home match against Austin Peay on Sunday night with kickoff scheduled for 6 p.m. CT at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Soccer Blanks Colonials for Fourth-Straight, 2-0
Soccer 08/31/2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. Tinaya Alexander and Zoe Higgins scored their third goals of the season just 15 minutes apart early in the first half and the Tiger defense held up the rest of the way to lead the LSU Soccer Team to a 2-0 away win at George Washington on Thursday at the Mount Vernon Athletic Complex.

Soccer Back on the Road at George Washington
Soccer 08/30/2017

BATON ROUGE With three-straight wins to the start the season, the LSU Soccer team will put its unbeaten record to the test Thursday afternoon with an away trip to Washington, D.C., where it squares off against George Washington in a match set to kick off at 4 p.m. CT at the Mount Vernon Athletic Complex.

Soccer Cancels Sunday Match vs. Houston
Soccer 08/29/2017

BATON ROUGE Due to the effects of Hurricane Harvey, the LSU Soccer program announced on Tuesday afternoon that its next home match against the University of Houston scheduled for Sunday at 5 p.m. CT has been canceled and will not be rescheduled.

Play Soccer Maintains Perfect Start vs. Lamar, 2-0
Soccer 08/25/2017

BATON ROUGE First-half goals by junior Alex Thomas and freshman Dana Reed were all the hosts needed to maintain their 100 percent record to start the season as the Tigers were deserved 2-0 winners over the visiting Lamar Cardinals on Friday night in their rescheduled match at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Soccer Reschedules Lamar Match to Friday
Soccer 08/24/2017

BATON ROUGE Due to the expected effects of Hurricane Harvey making landfall this weekend, LSU Soccer's home match against the Lamar Cardinals has been rescheduled for Friday night with kickoff between the two unbeaten sides set for 7 p.m. CT at the LSU Soccer Stadium. Admission is free to the public.

Brockmeier Named SEC Defensive Player of the Week
Soccer 08/21/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Tigers are already reaping their rewards from two wins in two matches on season-opening weekend as junior goalkeeper Caroline Brockmeier was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week on Monday with two clean sheets and a career-high 12 saves at Colgate on Sunday night.

Soccer Aces First Road Test at Colgate, 3-0
Soccer 08/20/2017

HAMILTON, N.Y. The LSU Soccer team passed its first road test of the 2017 season as senior Nicole Howard gave the visitors an early lead inside of 10 minutes before senior Zoe Higgins and junior Alex Thomas found the scoresheet in the second half in a 3-0 shutout of Colgate on Sunday night at Beyer-Small '76 Field.

Soccer Heads to Colgate for First Road Trip
Soccer 08/19/2017

BATON ROUGE Fresh off a 5-0 win over Mississippi Valley State in their season opener at the LSU Soccer Stadium on Friday night, the Tigers head to Hamilton, New York, for their first road test of the 2017 season as they face the Colgate Raiders on Sunday with kickoff set for 6 p.m. CT at Beyer-Small '76 Field.

Play Soccer Blanks MVSU for Opening Win, 5-0
Soccer 08/18/2017

BATON ROUGE Freshmen Tinaya Alexander, Lucy Parker and Dana Reed each found the net on their debuts while senior striker Zoe Higgins added her first goal of the season to lead the Tigers to a decisive 5-0 win over visiting Mississippi Valley State in their season opener Friday night at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Soccer Opens Athletics Season vs. MVSU
Soccer 08/17/2017

BATON ROUGE With just over two weeks of preseason training in the books, the LSU Soccer team is ready to open up the University's 2017-18 athletic season on Friday night when it welcomes Mississippi Valley State to the LSU Soccer Stadium in Baton Rouge for a match that is set to kick off at 6 p.m. CT.