2017 Connecticut College Women's Soccer News

  • Women’s Soccer Concludes Another Historic Campaign in Opening Round of NCAA Tournament
    November 11, 2017
    BALTIMORE, Md. – The Connecticut College women's soccer team played their hearts out in the opening round of the program's third NCAA Tournament appearance over the last four years, but Wilkes was able to capitalize on a bicycle kick in the second half and held on to earn a 1-0 win over the Camels in an edge-of-your-seat thriller on Saturday afternoon at Johns Hopkins' Homewood Field. With the victory, the Colonels advanced to compete against the host Blue Jays in the second round tomorrow afternoon.
  • Women’s Soccer’s Sara Kogelmann and Michelle Medina Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Laurels
    November 09, 2017
    FROSTBURG, Md. – Connecticut College’s Sara Kogelmann (Slingerlands, N.Y.) and Michelle Medina (Hartford, Conn.) have been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) District II Academic All-America Women’s Soccer Team, as announced by the organization on Thursday afternoon. Both student-athletes were chosen to the all-district first team and are now eligible for Academic All-America laurels.
  • Norton and Steele Earn All-NESCAC Women’s Soccer Accolades
    November 08, 2017
    HADLEY, Mass. – Connecticut College freshman Kat Norton (Hampton, Conn.) and senior Lauren Steele (Westford, Mass.) each earned All-NESCAC postseason laurels, as announced by the league office on Thursday afternoon. Both players landed on the second team.
  • Women’s Soccer Headed to Johns Hopkins to Face Wilkes in NCAA Tournament
    November 06, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Connecticut College women’s soccer team will trek to Baltimore to face Wilkes in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Johns Hopkins. The Camels, who are making their third appearance in the last four years, and the Colonels will be joined by the host Blue Jays and Staten Island for the first two rounds.
  • Women’s Soccer Set Back by Amherst in NESCAC Quarterfinals
    October 28, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – An unrelenting and persistent comeback attempt in the second half came up just short as the nationally-ranked Connecticut College women’s soccer team fell to Amherst by a 1-0 score in a NESCAC quarterfinal match on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Begins Quest for Second NESCAC Title on Saturday
    October 26, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Connecticut College will be among eight schools competing in the NESCAC Women’s Soccer Championship Tournament beginning this weekend.
  • Women’s Soccer Clinches Second Seed in NESCAC Tourney With 2-0 Blanking of Wesleyan
    October 24, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Freshman Kat Norton (Hampton, Conn.) and senior Michelle Medina (Hartford, Conn.) each found the back of the net to lift the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a 2-0 triumph over Wesleyan on Tuesday afternoon at Harkness Field. With the victory, the Camels clinched the second seed in the upcoming conference tournament.
  • Women’s Soccer Falls to Bowdoin Senior Day
    October 21, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Connecticut College women’s soccer team fell to Bowdoin by a 2-0 decision on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Earns Third Spot in Inaugural NCAA Regional Rankings
    October 20, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Connecticut College women’s soccer team was tabbed third in the first edition of the NCAA regional rankings which were released on Wednesday afternoon. The rankings are a strong indication of which teams are in the best position to qualify for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
  • No. 14 Women’s Soccer Clinches Postseason Hosting Rights With 2-1 Overtime Win Over Trinity
    October 18, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Alex Baltazar (Ludlow, Mass.) scored twice, which included netting a golden goal in the third minute of overtime, to propel the No. 14 Connecticut College women’s team to a thrilling 2-1 victory over Trinity on Wednesday afternoon at Freeman Field. With the victory, the Camels clinched the right to host a NESCAC quarterfinal match over the final weekend of October.
  • Early Strike by Baltazar Lifts No. 14 Women’s Soccer to 1-0 Victory Over Wheaton
    October 12, 2017
    NORTON, Mass. – Junior Alex Baltazar (Ludlow, Mass.) netted her second goal of the season in the opening minutes as the Connecticut College women’s soccer team picked up a 1-0 victory over Wheaton in a key non-conference matchup between two of the top programs in New England on Thursday afternoon at Mirrione Stadium.
  • Nationally-Ranked Women’s Soccer Rolls Past Bates
    October 07, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Freshman Kat Norton (Hampton, Conn.) found the back of the net twice, which included recording her third game-winning marker against a NESCAC opponent, as the No. 16 Connecticut College women’s soccer team rolled past Bates by a 3-0 decision on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • No. 16 Women’s Soccer Races to 3-0 Win Over Eastern Connecticut State in Non-Conference Play
    October 04, 2017
    MANSFIELD, Conn. – Three different players tallied a goal and the back line yielded only one shot to help propel the No. 16 Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a convincing 3-0 victory over Eastern Connecticut State on Wednesday evening at the Mansfield Athletic Complex.
  • No. 18 Women’s Soccer Drops Double-Overtime Heartbreaker to No. 4 Williams in Battle for First Place
    September 30, 2017
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – With first place in the standings on the line, the Connecticut College women’s soccer team battled hard but was dealt a heartbreaking 1-0 loss in double overtime against No. 4 Williams on a cold and rainy Saturday afternoon at Cole Field.
  • Comeback Kids: Women's Soccer Rallies to Beat Amherst on Last-Minute Goal
    September 24, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Connecticut College women’s soccer team scored twice in the second half, which included netting the game-winning marker off a free kick in the 89th minute, to earn a 3-2 comeback victory over Amherst on Sunday afternoon at Hitchcock Field. The Camels rallied from behind twice to extend their unbeaten streak to eight straight matches and end a busy weekend in thrilling fashion.
  • Women’s Soccer Keeps Unbeaten Record Intact With 1-0 Triumph Over Hamilton
    September 23, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Freshman Kat Norton (Hampton, Conn.) hammered home her third goal of the season in the early stages of the second half to help lift the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Hamilton on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field. With the victory, the Camels remained undefeated through seven matches this fall.
  • Nationally-Ranked Women's Soccer Wins Whale Cup, 1-0, Over Coast Guard
    September 20, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Senior Lauren Steele (Westford, Mass.) scored her second goal of the season to lift the nationally-ranked Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Coast Guard on a wet and windy Wednesday evening at Silfen Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Caps Weekend With 3-1 Triumph Over Colby
    September 17, 2017
    WATERVILLE, Maine – Senior Michelle Medina (Hartford, Conn.) factored into a goal for the third straight match in leading the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Colby on Sunday afternoon at the Colby Soccer Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Plays Tufts to 1-1 Double-Overtime Tie to Remain Undefeated
    September 16, 2017
    SOMERVILLE, Mass. – Senior Michelle Medina (Hartford, Conn.) scored her second goal of the season as the Connecticut College women’s soccer team played Tufts to a 1-1 double-overtime tie on Saturday afternoon at Kraft Field.
  • Balanced Attack Propels Women’s Soccer to 4-0 Victory Over Johnson & Wales
    September 11, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Alex Baltazar (Ludlow, Mass.) registered a goal and an assist to help propel the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a 4-0 victory over Johnson & Wales in a battle between two unbeaten programs on Monday afternoon at Freeman Field. The Camels once again utilized a balanced attack by having seven different players factor into at least one goal to win their third straight match.
  • Women’s Soccer Knocks Off #17 Middlebury in Overtime
    September 09, 2017
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Freshman Kat Norton (Hampton, Conn.) scored her first goal as a collegian in the 97th minute to lift the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a 1-0 triumph over 17th-ranked Middlebury in the NESCAC opener for both schools on Saturday afternoon at Dragone Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Opens Season With 2-1 Overtime Triumph Over Roger Williams
    September 06, 2017
    BRISTOL, R.I. – Sophomore Alyssa Kogelmann (Slingerlands, N.Y.) netted her first career goal in the 94th minute to lead the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to a thrilling 2-1 overtime victory over Roger Williams in its season opener on Wednesday evening.