NORFOLK, Va. - Owls fall sports dominate the top ten in the USCAA Coaches Poll for the second week in a row. The W women's soccer team is tied for fourth among Division I competitors and the men's team is ranked ninth. With a 5-13 record, the Owls volleyball team is ranked tenth. All three teams will hold home games this week. Come out and support the Owls as the fight to climb to the top.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – In the goal, junior keeper Sarah Gilliland played the entire 90-minute match against Faulkner University to tally eight saves and two goals allowed. Unfortunately, the offense was unable to land a goal and the Owls fell 2-0 to the Eagles Saturday afternoon.
NORFOLK, Va. – The USCAA released the first coaches poll of the 2019-20 season and three Owls programs were named among the top ten. The women’s soccer team who is currently 6-5 overall with wins over Louisiana College and Millsaps College is ranked third among USCAA Division I teams. The Owls volleyball team who is off to one of its best starts since the return of the program in 2017 holds a 4-12 record to be ranked seventh and the men’s soccer team holds a 2-4-3 record to be ranked ninth.
LAGRANGE, Ga. – After being named USCAA Goalie of the Week, goalkeeper Sarah Gilliland recorded her third shutout of the season as The W (6-4) defeated LaGrange College on Tuesday at Panther Field.
Columbus, MS – The women’s soccer team fell in a hard-fought battle to Belhaven University in the midweek match-up.
Columbus, Miss. – For the first time in two full weeks, The W women’s soccer team will play at home at the Columbus Soccer Complex it takes on Belhaven University Thursday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. It will be the Owls first home game since their thrilling 2-1 double-overtime victory over Louisiana College.
MARSHALL, Texas – The Owls women’s soccer team had a tough Saturday afternoon ending its Texas swing with a 2-0 loss at East Texas Baptist. The W found a challenging opponent in the Tigers of ETBU and were unable to prevent the shutout to move 5-3 on the season.
Longview, TX – The Owls women’s soccer drops the first game on the road to LeTourneau University. The LeTourneau Yellowjackets scored two goals at the start of the second half to lead to their win. The W was not able to come back and score, falling 2-0, on Friday afternoon.
LONGVIEW, Texas – The Owls women’s soccer team will play its first game of the Texas swing when they take on LeTourneau College on Friday, Sept. 13. The W has seen great success so far this season, entering the match 5-1 on the season and undefeated on the road.
JACKSON, Miss. – The Owls women’s soccer team improves to 2-0 in overtime play and 5-1 on the season in a 2-1 double-overtime victory over Millsaps College on Wednesday, Sept. 11.