SEWANEE, Tenn. -- Former All-American and All-ACC player Patrick Johnston has been named the next head coach for Sewanee's women's soccer program, according to Mark Webb, athletic director for Sewanee. Johnston has previous experience on the Mountain as the goalkeeper coach for the 2008 Tigers, who had a 10-win season.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Joe Vari was named the Women's Soccer Coach and Assistant Coordinator of Recreational Services at Rhodes College today. Vari served as the men's and women's assistant coach this past season at Rhodes. Vari was instrumental in helping the women's team to their first SCAC Championship since 1991 and the team's first appearance in the NCAA Division III Championships.
SEWANEE, Tenn. - Sewanee head women's soccer coach Dylan Harrison is resigning his post on the Mountain and has accepted the head coaching job at Division I Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Rhodes Director of Athletics Mike Clary announced today that Bobby Lessentine will resign his position as Head Womens Soccer Coach and Coordinator of Recreational Services effective March 6th to take over the womens soccer program at The University of Missouri St. Louis.
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) named a record 776 student-athletes to the 2008 SCAC Fall Academic Honor Roll on Tuesday. This year's total eclipsed last year's previous record of 715 student-athletes. Since its inception in the fall of 1997, over 13,700 student-athletes have achieved recognition for their contributions in the classroom.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Rhodes College women's head soccer coach Bobby Lessentine and Trinity University men's head soccer coach Paul McGinlay were honored as 2008 NSCAA/adidas Regional Coaches of the Year, the NSCAA announced today.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Led By First Team All-South Region selection Becca Clarin of Rhodes College and First Team All-Great Lakes Region selection Erin Menard of Centre College, the SCAC had ten student-athletes named to the 2008 NSCAA/Adidas Region Teams.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Senior forward Erin Menard of Centre College and junior goalkeeper Becca Clarin of Rhodes College were selected to the 2008 NSCAA/adidas All-America Team for NCAA Division III women's soccer.
SUWANEE, Ga. The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its inaugural Mens and Womens Soccer All-Sportsmanship teams. Twenty three mens and womens soccer players were selected to the 2008 squad.
TOWSON, Md. - Centre College senior defender Kate Anderson and Trinity University junior midfielder Alex Leamy were named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Women's Soccer Team, announced the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
SUWANEE, Ga. For the first time in league history, three players will share one of the conferences major postseason awards. In exclusive balloting by the head coaches of the conference, Diana Buss of Rhodes College, Evey Gannaway of Sewanee-University of the South and Allison Terry of Centre split the vote to share 2008 SCAC Offensive Player-of-the-Year. Katy Joyner of Rhodes was voted the leagues Defensive Player-of-the-Year.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - After playing 110 minutes of scoreless soccer in the first round of the 2008 NCAA Championship Tournament, Rhodes lost to the Titans of Illinois Wesleyan University in a penalty kick shootout, 4-3, on the campus of Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., on Saturday.
WESTERVILLE, Ohio - The Centre College women's soccer team lost 1-0 to Denison University in the first round of the NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 15, in Westerville, Ohio. The Colonels finished the year with a record of 12-6-1 and were second in the SCAC with a 7-2 conference record.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Rhodes College earned the SCAC's automatic bid and Centre College received an at-large bid as both teams will compete in the field of 61 in the 2008 NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Tournament.
SUWANEE, Ga. - Rhodes College, who won the initial Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference title back in 1991 is back on top again for the first time since. The Lynx, who are guaranteed a share of the conference title headed in the the final weekend of regular season matches, will make its first trip to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history.
SHERMAN, Texas - The 17th-ranked Rhodes womens soccer team defeated Austin College by a score of 3-0 and clinched at least a share of the 2008 SCAC Womens Soccer Championship Title as well as the SCACs automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
ITHACA, N.Y. - Led by First Team selections Kate Anderson of Centre College, Alex Leamy of Trinity University and Bobbi Jones of Millsaps College, the SCAC had eight student-athletes selected to the 2008 ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District Womens's Soccer Team.
SUWANEE, Ga. - It was homecoming weekend for Sewanee on the Mountain and the Tigers did not disappoint in front of a home crowd knocking off the #18 Emory (Ga.) Eagles. With the win, Sewanee has now moved into the Region (South) Rankings for the second time this year at number ten. Sewanee is one of four Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference teams that is now regionally ranked.
SUWANEE Ga. - The Rhodes College Lynx who took a week off from action on the pitch still made some noise on the national scene climbing into the top ten in the nation at #10. Southwestern University who stepped out of conference this weekend defeated Hardin-Simmons (Texas) University and entered in the South Region Rankings at #10 for the first time this season. The Southern Colligate Athletic Conference now has three regionally ranked teams again for the first time since September of this year.
SUWANEE, Ga. - Behind great play from the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference defensive player of the week Becca Clarin, Rhodes College fought its way to two tough 1-0 road victories. The Lynx now find themselves on top of the SCAC and ranked number twelve in the Nation the highest Rhodes has ever been ranked in the history of the program.
JACKSON, Miss. - The Centre College women's soccer team scored two goals in both the first half and the second half on its way to a 4-2 win over Millsaps College in a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) match, Sunday, Oct. 5, in Jackson, Miss.
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference is gearing up for what promises to be an exciting year in women's soccer. Last year Trinity University won its second straight SCAC title and seventh since 2000. The Tigers advanced to post-season play as the lone representative of the SCAC losing in the first round to Hardin-Simmons University. One of the strongest women's soccer conferences in the nation, it was the first time since 2004 that the SCAC has had less than two teams enter post-season play in the NCAA Tournament. With a bevy of talent returning the conference looks to play a major role in the national championship picture once again.