2017 EMU Women's Soccer News

  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Mikaela Zook
    November 10, 2017
    Senior Mikaela Zook made a quick and successful adjustment to a new school and a new team after two years at Hesston College.
  • Zook and Sauder Claim Spot On All-ODAC Third Team
    November 08, 2017
    EMU continues to make significant strides in one of the toughest conferences in D-III soccer, landing two players to the all-conference teams announced today by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
  • Soccer Women Handled By First Seed VWU In Season Finale
    November 01, 2017
    Playing an ODAC Quarterfinal game at top-seeded VWU was too much for the Eastern Mennonite soccer women.The Royals wrapped up their 2017 season Wednesday night, losing 5-0 to powerful Virginia Wesleyan.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Rachel Sauder
    October 30, 2017
    Freshman Rachel Sauder is making her mark on the soccer field - and not just because of her cleats.
  • EMU Women Secure ODAC Spot, Play At VWU
    October 28, 2017
    EMU’s soccer women controlled the play for the majority of its matchup against Guilford College on Saturday. The Royals eventually broke through with a tally in the 86th minute, winning 1-0 on Saturday against the Quakers and clinching a spot in the ODAC Tournament. 
  • Marlins Hand Women’s Soccer 3-0 Loss in Home Finale
    October 25, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer team played its final home match of the season on Wednesday night as it hosted Virginia Wesleyan University, but it was the Marlins who went on the capture the victory, 3-0.
  • Royals Surge Past WildCats In 4-1 Win
    October 21, 2017
    The EMU women’s soccer team used a second-half surge to top Randolph 4-1 in their third straight win on Saturday.
  • Royals Primed For Late Season Surge After Win At Hollins
    October 17, 2017
    EMU’s soccer women rolled to a 7-0 win at Hollins Tuesday afternoon, earning three important points to move them into eighth in the ODAC standings. The Royals have three games remaining in the regular season to stay in that top eight to earn a spot in the ODAC Tournament.
  • Women’s Soccer Celebrates Senior Night With A Win
    October 13, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer team recorded its fourth shutout of the season and improve to 4-7-2 on the season after Saturday evening's 2-0 win over Emory & Henry College to open EMU’s Centennial Homecoming Weekend.
  • Women's Soccer Unable to Find Form In 5-0 Loss to R-MC
    October 11, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University women's soccer team is building chemistry with every game, but they were unable to hit their stride against Randolph-Macon College on Wednesday evening.
  • EMU Scores On Unrelenting W&L Defense
    October 04, 2017
    Despite a close first half, the Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer team dropped a 3-1 decision to Washington and Lee University on Wednesday evening at the EMU Turf Field. The women fall to 3-6-2 on the season and 1-3 in ODAC play.
  • Freshmen Make A Statement In First ODAC Win
    September 30, 2017
    Freshman Olivia Dalke not only scored her first collegiate goal, but also tallied her first career hat trick as the Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer team topped Sweet Briar 6-0 on a windy Saturday afternoon in the Shenandoah Valley.
  • Nationally Ranked Lynchburg Hands EMU Women ODAC Loss
    September 27, 2017
    The final 2-0 score of the Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer game tilted towards nationally ranked Lynchburg College’s favor on Wednesday evening. The matchup had both teams looking for their first ODAC win on the season.
  • Royals Nearly Hold Off Roanoke Before Losing In Double OT
    September 23, 2017
    EMU’s women continue to learn and improve. Starting mostly freshmen and sophomores, the Royals stymied Roanoke on their home turf and nearly stole a point in the league standings before a goal late in double overtime dropped the women in a 1-0 loss.
  • Women’s Soccer Suffers 3-0 Non-Conference Loss at Bridgewater
    September 20, 2017
    An afternoon in the Valley brought a tough outing for the EMU Royals on Wednesday, as they would surrender three goals and be held scoreless at Bridgewater College.
  • Offense Erupts In 4-0 Shutout At Notre Dame Of Maryland
    September 16, 2017
    The EMU women’s soccer team shut out Notre Dame College of Maryland 4-0 in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Soccer Upended By Hood In Double Overtime, 2-1
    September 13, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer team lost a heartbreaker when Hood College scored with just seconds left in double overtime. The team fell 2-1 to the Blazers on Wednesday evening in Frederick, Md.
  • Despite Early Lead, Women’s Soccer Faces First Loss Of Season
    September 10, 2017
    Host Salem College used late goals in the second half en route to a 3-1 victory over Eastern Mennonite University in a non-conference matchup on Sunday afternoon at the Salem College Invitational.
  • Women’s Soccer Battles To Double-Overtime Draw Against Anges Scott
    September 09, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer team played to its second tie of the season against Agnes Scott on Saturday afternoon at the Salem College Invitational.
  • Women's Soccer Game At Hampton Canceled
    September 06, 2017
    Eastern Mennonite University has announced the cancelation of Wednesday's women's soccer game at Hampton University. No makeup date is expected.
  • Royals Outlast Panthers In A 1-0 Overtime Win
    September 03, 2017
    With the minutes ticking down and a second overtime imminent, Shaylla Oswald struck the decisive blow to give the EMU women’s soccer team a thrilling 1-0 win against Ferrum on Sunday afternoon.
  • Women’s Soccer Opens 2017 With Double-Overtime Tie Against Marymount
    September 01, 2017
    Eastern Mennonite University women’s soccer played to a 1-1 double overtime draw against Marymount University on a rainy Friday evening in Harrisonburg, Va.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: A Balanced Roster Has Royals Primed For Success
    August 25, 2017
    Entering in his fourth season with the Royals, head coach Ted Erickson has high expectations for the 2017 women’s soccer squad on and off the field.
  • Royals Primed To Surprise In ODAC Standings
    August 18, 2017
    EMU’s soccer women will be counting on a great mix of upperclassmen and youthful experience to jump up from their spot in the ODAC preseason poll, landing at No. 8 out of the conference’s 13 teams.
  • Royals Start 2017 Season At Home
    June 27, 2017
    Fourth-year women's soccer coach Ted Erickson has announced his team's 18-game schedule for the 2017 season. EMU starts the year in Harrisonburg, hosting Marymount University on Sept. 1.