2012-13 Soccer News
June 29, 2013
Abby Stephens, Lexi Barrett and Sydney Davis earned the department's top honors at the 2013 Athletics Awards Banquet.
November 2, 2012
Wesleyan College goalkeeper Abby Stephens was named to the 2012 Great South Athletic Conference Women's Soccer All-Conference team. The sophomore from Griffin, GA, served as one of the team captains for the Pioneers this season and has started every game of her career in goal.
November 2, 2012
The Wesleyan College soccer team saw its 2012 season come to a close on Friday afternoon with a 4-0 loss to fourth-seeded Spelman College.
October 28, 2012
Winston-Salem, NC - On a day where the GSAC regular season championship was on the line, Salem College clinched its first conference title with a 6-0 victory versus Wesleyan College.
October 26, 2012
The final road trip of the season for the Wesleyan College soccer team got off to a rocky start with a 4-0 loss to Spelman College.
October 24, 2012
Playing in the final home match of their Wesleyan College soccer career, seniors Suzra Antoine, Verenice Gonzalez and Shanelle Holder were recognized at half time of the team's 5-1 loss to Berry College.
October 20, 2012
Playing without Coach Ciaran Traquair or starting junior defender Anna Jones, the Wesleyan College soccer team put up a good fight against Great South Athletic Conference leader Covenant College in a 4-0 loss.
October 16, 2012
On a night set aside to raise awareness about ALS, Wesleyan College played one of their strongest matches of the season in a 4-2 loss to Tennessee Temple University.
October 15, 2012
When the Wesleyan College soccer team takes the field on Tuesday night against Tennesse Temple, they won't be wearing their usual purple and white uniforms. Rather, they will be raising awareness about ALS, better known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, by wearing green uniforms and wristbands.
October 10, 2012
Playing their third game in six days, the Wesleyan College soccer team struggled to find an offensive rhythm against Toccoa Falls College in a 3-0 loss on Wednesday night.
October 7, 2012
Salem College used their depth and speed to overcome Wesleyan College by a score of 4-0 on Sunday afternoon. The Spirits saw 25 different players take the field, utilizing their substitutions to wear down the Pioneers over the course of the game.
October 5, 2012
Wesleyan College played one of their best defensive matches of the season against a very fast, physical Spelman College team, dropping the match 1-0 on an unlucky goal scored five minutes into the second half.
October 2, 2012
Senior Ansley Teipel scored twice for Wesleyan College in a 4-2 loss to Johnson University on Monday afternoon. The Pioneers were able to move the ball forward on offense, getting off 10 shots with seven of those on goal.
September 29, 2012
Montgomery, AL - Wesleyan College saw Huntingdon College sweep the season series with a 4-0 decision in Great South Athletic Conference soccer action on Saturday.
September 24, 2012
Wesleyan senior Suzra Antoine left the match with an injury just before halftime, taking the wind out of the Pioneers sails and affecting their play for the remainder of the game as they gave up four second-half goals to Tennessee Temple in a 6-0 loss on Monday afternoon.
September 22, 2012
Macon, Ga. - Wesleyan College soccer allowed only one second half against a deep Covenant College team in a 7-0 loss in Great South Athletic Conference action at the Mathews Athletic Center.
September 19, 2012
Holding Huntingdon College scoreless for 73 minutes of action, Wesleyan soccer once again continued its recent defensive stinginess on the losing end of another close conference match.
September 14, 2012
Macon, Ga. - The Wesleyan College soccer team continued their improvement on Friday night on the heels of an unlucky 1-0 loss to Agnes Scott College in their Great South Athletic Conference debut
September 12, 2012
Behind the leadership of Jessica Suarez and Abby Stephens, the Wesleyan College soccer team made giant strides defensively but were unable to overcome a potent Toccoa Falls offense in a 1-0 loss on Wednesday night.
September 6, 2012
Former GSAC rival LaGrange College owned the pitch on Thursday night, blanking Wesleyan College by a score of 9-0 at the Mathews Athletic Complex on heels of hat tricks by both Sydney Dorsey and Brittany Gray.
September 6, 2012
Junior Anna Jones and sophomore Abby Stephens have been named co-captains of the 2012 Wesleyan College soccer team, having emerged as leaders on the pitch as the Pioneers transition to a new philosophy of play under first year head coach Ciaran Traquair.
September 1, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Despite three goals in the team's season opener, Wesleyan College fell 6-3 to Johnson University at the Mathews Athletic Complex.
August 31, 2012
The Wesleyan College soccer team kicks of the 2012 season on Saturday versus Johnson University. The Pioneers have won the last two meetings with JU and will be looking for a fast start this year by extending that win streak.
August 30, 2012
The Pioneers are asking fans to "Bring a bra and a buck!" to support their season-long awareness campaign as they partner with the non-profit organization, Free the Girls.
August 27, 2012
Pine Manor College of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts has accepted an invitation to join the Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC). The Gators become the league’s seventh active member for the upcoming school year and are immediately eligible to compete for GSAC Championships.
August 16, 2012
Wesleyan College announced its 2013 soccer schedule highlighted by 10 matches at the Mathews Athletic Complex on campus. The Pioneers open the season on Sept. 1, with a match against Johnson University.
August 2, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Wesleyan College and Streamline Technologies debuted a new athletics specific website (www.WesleyanAthletics.com) on Monday, August 6. The new site upgrades the online experience for fans of the Pioneers.
June 3, 2012
Did you know that Division III is the NCAA's largest division? Forty percent of all NCAA student-athletes participate at the Division III level and over 440 institutions compete for championships. Wesleyan has been a proud of Division III since 1998.
June 2, 2012
We were the first college in the world to grant degrees to women. Wesleyan was chartered on December 23, 1836; classes began January 7, 1839 with almost 100 students; our first baccalaureate degree was awarded on July 16, 1840.
June 2, 2012
Three Wesleyan College athletics staff members will serve in Great South Athletic Conference leadership positions during the 2012-13 competition season.
June 1, 2012
Wesleyan College has been named to the 2012 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement.