The University of Memphis men's and women's soccer teams each earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) College Team Academic Award for the 2012-13 academic year, the NSCAA announced Thursday.
W. Soccer - A defensive battle was settled in penalty kicks and Rutgers advanced to the American Athletic Conference Tournament final behind Jessica Janosz three saves on Memphis' penalty tries.
Senior striker Christabel Oduro and junior midfielder Kylie Davis headline American Athletic Conference selections for the University of Memphis as announced by the league at an awards banquet on Thursday.
Coming off a thrilling 2-1 victory in overtime at Louisville, Memphis (13-7) meets Rutgers (13-4-2) in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament on Friday at 6:30 p.m. (CT) in Orlando, Fla.
With four goals and an assist in two matches at the American Athletic Conference Tournament, freshman striker Valerie Sanderson and senior striker Christabel Oduro netted national recognition on Tuesday.
Valerie Sanderson scored the golden goal in the 106th minute to life Memphis (13-7) over Louisville (12-5-1), 2-1, in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
After a dominating second half helped Memphis (12-7) defeat Houston on Friday night, the Lady Tigers advance to play Louisville (12-4-1) on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. (CT) in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
Christabel Oduro scored four goals in a span of seven minutes to seal Memphis' (12-7) 6-0 victory against Houston (1-12-3) in the first round of the American Athletic Conference Tournament at Louisville, Ky.
Memphis (11-7-0) travels to Louisville, Ky. for the first round of the American Athletic Conference Tournament. The Lady Tigers take on Houston (1-11-3) on Friday at 6 p.m. (CT)
Strong performances by Christabel Oduro, Maryse Bard-Martel and Valerie Sanderson were recognized on Monday as the American Athletic Conference released the weekly awards for women's soccer.
W. Soccer - 10/27/2013
With the completion of regular season play, Memphis (11-7-0) is seeded seventh in the inaugural American Athletic Conference Women's Soccer Championship.
The University of Memphis women's soccer team (11-7-0, 4-5-0) closed out the regular season with a dominating 5-1 win over UConn (11-8-0, 5-4-0) on Sunday afternoon at Mike Rose Soccer Complex.