Latest College soccer News

The Latest: Skriniar scores, Slovakia beats Poland 2-1

Jun. 14, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ___ Slovakia capitalized on a second-half red card and got a goal from Milan Skriniar in a 2-1 victory over Poland at the European Championship. The Inter Milan center back brought...

Amanda, Howell are Hermann Trophy winners in college soccer

May. 27, 2021 20:44 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Oregon State junior forward Gloire Amanda and Florida State junior midfielder Jaelin Howell are the Hermann Trophy winners as the top college soccer players. Amanda, from Edmonton, Alberta, had 15 goals and seven assists in 14 games. ...

Army hires Brian Plotkin as men's soccer coach

May. 27, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Brian Plotkin, an All-American at Indiana who went on to win an MLS Cup with the Columbus Crew, was named head soccer coach at Army on Thursday. Plotkin spent the past three seasons as an assistant at Notre Dame and also...

Unseeded Marshall heads into College Cup final vs. Indiana

May. 16, 2021 16:28 PM EDT

Jamil Roberts delayed his professional career, hoping for a chance at a national championship with his Marshall teammates. The senior winger got that opportunity: Marshall will face Indiana in the NCAA College Cup championship on Monday night. The Thundering Herd are...

Mizzou soccer coach Blitz to retire after 25 years in charge

Apr. 18, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri women's soccer coach Bryan Blitz, who has led the program for the entirety of its 25-year existence, said Sunday that he is retiring to spend more time with his family. Blitz went 254-216-39 with the Tigers, and he was 299-260-47 in 30...

Ex-UNC athletes join program to profit from college careers

Apr. 13, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — More than 100 former North Carolina men's basketball and women's soccer players are joining a group-licensing program allowing them to profit from their playing days with the Tar Heels. The school announced an agreement Tuesday with marketing...

New Hampshire governor gets vaccine, gives thumbs-up

Apr. 10, 2021 15:44 PM EDT

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu received his COVID-19 vaccine Saturday at the state's mass vaccination site at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon. The Republican, driving an orange convertible, got the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine in his left arm. ...

UConn soccer player facing aggravated sexual assault charge

Mar. 30, 2021 20:00 PM EDT

VERNON, Conn. (AP) — A UConn men's soccer player, already facing domestic violence charges, was arrested Monday night in Elmsford, New York, and will be charged with sexual assault when he is returned to Connecticut, authorities said. The Tolland State's Attorney's...

Barrier falls: Woman officiate men's World Cup qualifiers

Mar. 26, 2021 17:57 PM EDT

Kathryn Nesbitt ran the sidelines, waving a flag, blending in for all the right reasons. The 32-year-old from Philadelphia became a pioneer as FIFA appointed women to work on-field officials for men's World Cup qualifiers, serving as an assistant referee Thursday night...

NCAA D-I soccer tournaments to be held in North Carolina

Mar. 25, 2021 18:50 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The men’s and women’s NCAA Division I soccer tournaments will be held in Cary, North Carolina, and surrounding areas under a plan approved by an oversight committee. The NCAA's soccer committees believe having all 48 women's teams and 36 men's...