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After good start, women’s soccer hosts home opener

Sophomore defender Lindsey Carlson attempts to get past two Tennessee-Martin players during the Panthers’ 1-0 overtime win September 2016 at Lakeside Field.

Dillan Schorfheide, Women's Soccer Reporter

August 24, 2017

After starting its season without a loss in two games, the Eastern women’s soccer team hosts two home games this weekend. The home games are coming at a good time for the Panthers, after winning one game and tying in the other on the road. The team’s play so far, Director of Soccer Kiki Lara sai...

Women’s soccer offense and defense improve together

Dillan Schorfheide, Women's Soccer Reporter

August 22, 2017

The phrase usually associated with sports says the best defense is a good offense, essentially saying that a great defense is needed to win games. But when the defense is not playing its best, the offense is needed to put some runs, points or goals on the board, depending on the sport, to help give...

Women’s soccer wins and draws

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

August 20, 2017

Wins and goals were hard to come by in 2016 for the Eastern women’s soccer team. Well, the Panthers started flipping the script for 2017 with a 2-0 season-opening win over IUPUI Friday. The win marks the first time the Panthers opened the season with a win since 2010. Eastern put together just a fi...

Women’s soccer team hosting 2 matches this weekend

Elizabeth Held, a junior midfielder, fights for position against an Indiana State defender on Sunday at Lakeside Field. The Panthers lost the match, 0-2.

Phil Delma, Women's Soccer Reporter

September 8, 2016

The women’s soccer team will head into the weekend with matchups against IUPUI (3-2-1) Friday, before facing Northern Iowa (2-3-1) on Sunday. Eastern continues what is a run of six straight home games before that run concludes with their first two opening games of the Ohio Valley Conference. Although the Pa...

Women’s soccer hosting last game against SIUE

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2015

The Eastern Illinois women’s soccer team will end their 2015 season hosting Southern Illinois-Edwardsville at Lakeside Field this afternoon at 3 p.m. The Panthers enter the game at 3-13-2 and 1-7-1 within OVC play. They are fresh off losses to Austin Peay and Murray State in their final road gam...

Panthers seek wins at Austin Peay, Murray State

Senior midfielder Molly Hawkins has had seven goals and two assists in 16 games played so far during the season.

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015

The Eastern women’s soccer team will hit the road two times this weekend before returning home to wrap up their 2015 regular season schedule. The Panthers will travel to Austin Peay on Friday and will be taking on Murray State on Sunday. Eastern goes into the weekend with a 1-5-1 record in OVC...

Women’s soccer looks to continue winning momentum

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

September 10, 2015

After picking up their first win of the season on Friday, the Eastern women’s soccer team will look to make winning a trend as they host Bowling Green State University at 3 p.m. on Friday. Eastern will look to build off of their win over Indiana-Purdue University Fort Wayne, which coach Jason Cherr...

Caplin prepared to prove herself for Women’s soccer

Maria Baldwin, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2015

To say sophomore center back Carrie Caplin moved a lot growing up would be an understatement. When she was young, her family relocated from Texas to Louisiana then on to Georgia, Michigan, and New York, then moving back to Georgia before finally settling down in Illinois. It would have been hard for...

Panthers fall to Colonels in overtime

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

October 24, 2014

Both Eastern and Eastern Kentucky made changes at goalkeeper in the second half Friday in Richmond, Ky., but for Eastern, the change comes with a bigger challenge. The Colonels beat the Panthers 2-1 in overtime to snap their five-match losing streak when freshman Logan Harvey put one past sophomore...

Panthers hope to play spoiler in final week

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

October 23, 2014

The Eastern women’s soccer team heads to Kentucky this weekend for its final two matches of the 2014 season. The Panthers take on Eastern Kentucky on Friday and Morehead State on Sunday. Both matches start at noon and are available for streaming on the OVC Digital Network. The Panthers and Eastern Kentucky are both o...

Panthers fall to Tennessee-Martin in overtime

Panthers fall to Tennessee-Martin in overtime

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

October 19, 2014

The Eastern women’s soccer team took Tennessee-Martin to overtime Sunday, but it was the Skyhawks that left with a 2-1 win. Eastern got on the board first with red-shirt junior Chris Reed finding the back of the net off a header on a redirected save in the 10th minute. Allie Lakie and Meagan Radloff set...

Controversial call gives Murray State 1-0 win over Eastern

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

October 17, 2014

After Friday’s 1-0 loss to Murray State, Eastern head coach Jason Cherry just had to tell his team that sometimes the game isn’t fair. With less than 10 minutes to go in the match, Eastern had kept Murray State, the Ohio Valley Conference’s top scoring team, to a scoreless match. On a play where the ball was sent up through the middle of East...

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