Principia Restructures Soccer Coaching StaffPrincipia College Director of Athletics Dr. Lee Ellis has announced a change in the structure of the men's and women's soccer programs. Beginning July 2017, Director of Soccer Jess Semnacher will become Head Men's Coach, and Associate Director of Soccer Meagan Fleming will take over as Head Women's Coach. Deputy Director Nicole Gervais will continue assisting both programs in her role as Associate Head Coach, but will primarily focus on the women's program.
Record Fall For SLIAC All-Academic Team HonorsFor the second straight fall the SLIAC will recognize a record amount of student-athltes on the conference All-Academic Team. This fall a total of 181 student-athletes earned SLIAC All-Academic Team honors, surpassing last year's record high of 168.
Historic Season For Spalding, Highlights All-Conference TeamSpalding University's historic 2016 season highlights the SLIAC Men' Soccer All-Conference team. In addition to their first ever regular season conference title the Golden Eagles were honored on the All-Conference team by sweeping the SLIAC individual awards that include the Coach of the Year, Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, and Newcomer of the Year awards.
Feature Friday with Brent McCollumOn this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we talk with Greenville College men's soccer player Brent McCollum. Find out how a injury helped fuel Brent's passion for science and more.
SLIAC Players of the Week - September 19This week's SLIAC Players of the Week include Charles Dalton, from Greenville College; Cierra Howard, from Iowa Wesleyan University; Jessie Kuykendall, from Westminster College; Hannah Marshall, from Westminster College; Bernardo Oseguera, from MacMurray College; Tayler Pulvirenti, from Fontbonne University; Lyndi Saccaro, from MacMurray College; and Glenn Teubner, from Westminster College.
Spalding Men's Soccer Participates In Community Soccer ClinicThe Spalding University Men's Soccer traveled to the Walden School this past week for a community soccer clinic. The Walden School's athletic department is headed by former Spalding Soccer player and Spalding University alum David Gross, who invited the Spalding staff and players out for an afternoon with their players.
SLIAC; Looking Back with Brian McMahonSLIAC; Looking Back is a weekly interview series each Thursday this summer with former players and coaches who made an impact during their time in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC). We hope you enjoy a look back through time and how the SLIAC played a role in who they are today. Today we speak with former Greenville College men's and women's soccer head coach Brian "Mac" McMahon.
SLIAC; Looking Back with Nicole GervaisSLIAC; Looking Back is a weekly interview series each Thursday this summer with former players and coaches who made an impact during their time in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. We hope you enjoy a look back through time and how the SLIAC played a role in who they are today. Today we speak with former Principia College student-athlete and current coach Nicole Gervais (Class of 2001).
Tigers Honor Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees and Award WinnersIowa Wesleyan inducted three members into the Athletic Hall of Fame for the class of 2016. Harold Tackleson '31 (posthumously), Cathy Borck Frahm '86, and Don Grensing '52 were inducted at the April 15, 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame and Awards Ceremony in Ruble Arena.
Iowa Wesleyan To Host Summer Residential CampThis summer, Dan Montanye and the men's soccer team will host a boys' high school residential camp at Iowa Wesleyan. The camp is set for July 21-24, 2016 and will be open to boys in grades 9-12.
Spalding Men's Soccer Teams Up at ESL SchoolThe Spalding University men's soccer team has teamed up with the ESL Newcomer Academy, getting involved with the academy this spring semester. The ESL Newcomer Academy is a Jefferson County public school that focuses on helping newly arrived immigrants learn English and acclimate to life in the U.S.
Class of Five Inducted Into SLIAC Hall of FameThe 2016 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Hall of Fame class includes five individuals who had stand out careers on and off the playing fields. This year's class includes Lynn Gerber, Bill Killen, Michael LeVan, Terry Logue, and Stefan Neece.
Spalding's Kusak Named Head Coach at BlufftonJames Kusak, who for the past two years has served as the full-time graduate assistant coach for the men's & women's soccer programs at Spalding, has officially been named as the next Head Men's Soccer Coach at Bluffton University.
Blue Jays Trio Named NSCAA All-RegionThe Westminster men's soccer team had three student-athletes named to the 2015 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Region team.
Blue Jays Ousted By DePauwThe Westminster men's soccer team was ousted by DePauw University in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday evening, 1-0.
Blue Jays Men Headed to St. Louis to Face DePauwThe Westminster men's soccer team drew DePauw University in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament. The Westminster Blue Jays face off with DePauw on Saturday, November 14, at 7:30 pm at Washington University in St. Louis. This is the team's fourth NCAA Tournament appearance and third consecutive appearance.
Record Seven Blue Jays Named First Team All-ConferenceA total of seven players from Westminster College were named St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference First Team All-Conference, breaking the conference record for number of players from one school named to the First Team.
SLIAC Men's Soccer Tournament PreviewThis SLIAC Men's Soccer Tournament kicks off this week and features Fontbonne University, Greenville College, Webster University, and Westminster College.