HPU Women’s Soccer: Panthers Rout Mountaineers In Regular Season Opener, 4-0

Posted by Press Release on August 17, 2018 at 10:22 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

• High Point University won its season opener this Friday, shutting out Appalachian State 4-0 at home • Two HPU true freshman scored their first career goals on the night, with Caitlin Shepherd scoring in the 44th minute and Skyler Prillaman tallying one in the 69th • Junior defender Brie Deel and redshirt freshman Charla …Read the Rest…

Paradoski’s Hat Trick Leads Elon WSOC to Comeback Win in Opener

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LYNCHBURG, Va. – Taylor Paradoski’s game-winning goal in overtime and first career hat trick propelled Elon University women’s soccer to a come-from-behind 5-4 victory at Liberty in its season opener on Thursday evening, Aug. 16, at Osborne Stadium. The win marks Neil Payne’s first-career victory at Elon and as a head coach. BOX SCORE Elon …Read the Rest…


Elon Women’s Soccer Kicks Off 2018 Season at Liberty

Posted by Press Release on August 15, 2018 at 7:01 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s soccer kicks off its 2018 season under first-year head coach Neil Payne on Thursday, Aug. 16, at Liberty University. The match will begin at 6 p.m. inside Osborne Stadium. GAME NOTES FOLLOW THE PHOENIX Updates on the Phoenix’s matches against the Pride will be provided on Twitter at the …Read the Rest…

HPU WSOC Falls to College of Charleston, 1-0, in Exhibition

Posted by Press Release on August 11, 2018 at 9:25 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

CHARLESTON, S.C.—The High Point University women’s soccer team played its lone exhibition game before the regular season Saturday (Aug. 11), falling 1-0 at the College of Charleston. Every HPU student-athlete that suited up was able to see action in the match. The Cougars scored the lone goal two minutes into the contest when Rachel Kim’s …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Soccer Selected as Big South Favorite

Posted by Press Release on August 6, 2018 at 2:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The High Point University women’s soccer team has been selected to repeat as Big South champions, the conference office announced Monday (Aug. 6). The Panthers, who tied for first in the regular season and won the tournament conference crown in 2017, picked up seven first-place votes in the coaches preseason poll to …Read the Rest…


Elon Women’s Soccer Releases 2018 Schedule

Posted by Press Release on June 29, 2018 at 12:06 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head women’s soccer coach Neil Payne announced his team’s schedule for the upcoming 2018 season on Friday, June 29. The schedule features nine home matches at Rudd Field, which includes non-conference clashes with UNCG, Richmond, Charlotte, Radford and Davidson. The Phoenix also hits the road to face Duke, Coastal Carolina, …Read the Rest…

Fontaine Announces 2018 High Point Women’s Soccer Schedule

Posted by Press Release on June 15, 2018 at 7:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Head Coach Brandi Fontaine has unveiled the fall 2018 schedule for the High Point University women’s soccer team, her first at the helm of the program. The Panthers are coming off consecutive Big South regular season championships and a trip to the NCAA Tournament in 2017. “I am very excited about …Read the Rest…

DeCesare Joins Elon Women’s Soccer Coaching Staff

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s soccer head coach Neil Payne has completed the program’s new coaching staff with the hiring of former Duke University and professional women’s soccer standout Kim DeCesare. “Kim DeCesare brings with her a history of success from the highest levels of the game and we’re thrilled to add her to …Read the Rest…

Paul Babba Added to Elon Women’s Soccer Coaching Staff

Posted by Press Release on March 28, 2018 at 3:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s soccer head coach Neil Payne announced the addition of Paul Babba to the program’s coaching staff on Wednesday, March 28. Babba joins the team after spending the last two seasons as the head coach of Bryan College women’s soccer in Dayton, Tenn. He brings seven years of collegiate head …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Soccer Signs Eight for 2018 Season

Posted by Press Release on February 9, 2018 at 6:06 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s soccer announced eight student-athlete additions for the 2018 season during National Signing Day on Wednesday, Feb. 7. The class includes players from six different states, which includes Arizona, Georgia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia. The Phoenix welcomes Jasmine Bryant (Woodbridge, Va.), Makenzie DePriest-Kessler (La Plata, Md.), Sam Dominguez (Keller, …Read the Rest…

High Point Women’s Soccer Adds 10 to 2018 Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on February 7, 2018 at 10:47 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s soccer head coach Brandi Fontaine has announced her first recruiting class for the program, signing 10 players for the 2018 campaign. High Point signed Daria Britton, Lauren Mazich, and Skyler Prillaman in the early signing period in December, bringing the class total to 13. “We are extremely …Read the Rest…


Brandi Fontaine Named HPU Women’s Soccer Head Coach

Posted by Press Release on February 5, 2018 at 2:41 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University Athletic Director Dan Hauser introduced Brandi Fontaine as the new head coach of the women’s soccer program in a press conference on Monday, Feb. 5. Fontaine, who becomes the sixth head coach in program history, has been with High Point for nine seasons since 2009. She was an …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Soccer Adds Two for Spring Semester

Posted by Press Release on January 31, 2018 at 3:32 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s soccer has announced the additions of Kayla Hodges (Hillsborough, N.C./Orange High School) and Olivia Offerman (Roanoke, Va./Patrick Henry High School) for the 2018 spring semester today, Jan. 31. Hodges is an early enrollee and hails from nearby Hillsborough, N.C. She played club soccer for the Burlington Soccer Club under …Read the Rest…

Chris Neal Resigns as Elon Women’s Soccer Head Coach

Posted by Press Release on January 19, 2018 at 1:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Chris Neal resigned his position as Elon University’s head women’s soccer coach to accept a position on the coaching staff at the University of Arkansas, Director of Athletics Dave Blank announced on Friday, Jan. 19. “I want to thank Coach Neal for being an outstanding leader and mentor to our student-athletes during …Read the Rest…

High Point WSOC Welcomes Three Early Signees

Posted by Press Release on December 19, 2017 at 1:22 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University head women’s soccer coach Marty Beall announced on Tuesday the first three signings in the team’s 2018 recruiting class. Daria Britton, Lauren Mazich, and Skyler Prillaman will all enroll at High Point for the Spring 2018 semester and be eligible to play in the fall. “We are very …Read the Rest…

Women’s Soccer: Rolfe Named to Senior CLASS All-America Second Team

Posted by Press Release on November 30, 2017 at 4:19 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s soccer senior midfielder Becca Rolfe selected to the Senior CLASS Award All-America Second Team, it was announced on Thursday. She is the first member of the women’s soccer program to earn the accolade. In her final season at HPU, Rolfe earned All-Big South first team and All-Academic …Read the Rest…

Guilford College Women’s Soccer Season Review

Posted by Press Release on November 13, 2017 at 2:45 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO – The Guilford College women’s soccer team posted a 6-9-1 overall record and was 3-6-1 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference action. The Quakers fielded a competitive lineup and also had four defeats by just one goal. GC easily bested William Peace (6-0) and John Wesley (4-0) to begin the year. In ODAC play, Guilford …Read the Rest…


High Point Women’s Soccer Draws North Carolina in NCAA Tournament

Posted by Press Release on November 7, 2017 at 11:41 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s soccer team will face No. 1 seed North Carolina in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, it was announced on Monday. The game will take place on Saturday at 1 p.m. at WakeMed Soccer Park’s Koka Booth Stadium in Cary, N.C. High Point (13-7-1) is …Read the Rest…

High Point Women’s Soccer Beats Longwood, 1-0, to Win Big South Tournament

Posted by Press Release on November 5, 2017 at 6:57 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• High Point defeated Longwood, 1-0, to earn its sixth Big South tournament championship in program history and advance to the NCAA Tournament. • Senior Alex Hank tied a career high with eight saves in the shutout and earned tournament MVP honors. • The Panthers will learn their NCAA First Round opponent on Monday at …Read the Rest…

Christopher Named Rookie of the Year; Five Phoenix Earn All-CAA Women’s Soccer Honors

Posted by Press Release on November 2, 2017 at 4:46 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Freshman forward Meredith Christopher was named the Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Year and a total of five Elon University women’s soccer players earned All-CAA honors as the league announced its 2017 women’s soccer postseason awards on Thursday afternoon, Nov. 2. Christopher becomes the program’s first major award winner as a …Read the Rest…