The College Sports Information Directors of America released its 2019 Academic All-District Men’s and Women's Soccer Teams on Thursday, and a member of the WKU soccer team was recognized as one of the nation’s top student-athletes both on the field and in the classroom.
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The fifth-seeded WKU soccer team (10-7-1) was defeated by fourth-seeded Charlotte (13-5) in the quarterfinals of the Conference USA Tournament in Denton, Texas, on Wednesday, as 49er senior Megan Greene scored twice to defeat WKU 2-1 at the Mean Green Soccer Complex.
The Conference USA league office announced its women's soccer postseason awards on Tuesday afternoon, and the awards list featured three members of the WKU soccer team.
The WKU soccer team (10-6-1, 6-4 C-USA) added one final tally mark to the win column in Huntington, West Virginia, on Friday night, as the Lady Toppers closed out the 2019 regular season with an impressive 3-1 victory over the Marshall Thundering Herd (4-14, 2-8 C-USA).
The WKU soccer team (9-6-1, 5-4 C-USA) earned a 1-0 win over Alabama-Birmingham (4-6-6, 2-4-3 C-USA) at the WKU Soccer Complex on Friday night, guided by the four seniors who’ve helped the Lady Toppers make this season a success after a disappointing 2018 season.
The WKU soccer team (9-6-1, 5-4 C-USA) defeated the visiting Alabama-Birmingham Blazers (4-6-5, 2-4-2 C-USA) on Friday night, as senior forward Chandler Backes added another tally to her long list of career goals and lifted the Lady Toppers to a 1-0 win on the program’s Senior Night.
The WKU soccer team (8-6-1, 4-4 C-USA) dropped two consecutive Conference USA road matchups over the weekend in the Lone Star State, falling 2-0 to North Texas (11-4, 6-1 C-USA) and 1-0 to Rice (8-4-2, 5-0-2 C-USA).
WKU Athletics has maintained its highest Graduation Success Rate in program history, according to the latest report released by the NCAA on Wednesday.
The WKU soccer team fetched two key Conference USA road wins over the weekend with a 1-0 victory over Texas-El Paso (7-4-3, 2-2-1 C-USA) and a 3-1 decision over Florida International (2-11, 0-6 C-USA) to improve to 8-4-1 overall and 4-2 in league play.
The WKU soccer team closed out its program-record seven-game homestand over the weekend with a 3-2 loss in overtime against Charlotte (8-3, 3-1 C-USA) and a 3-0 loss to Old Dominion (7-3-2, 1-3 C-USA) — dropping the team to 6-4-1 and 2-2 in Conference USA play.