2017 Franciscan Men's Soccer News

  • Barons End Their Season in ECAC Tournament
    November 11, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team’s season came to a close Saturday afternoon as the Barons fell in overtime to Grove City, 2-1, in the opening round of the 2017 ECAC Men’s Soccer Tournament.
  • Herrmann Named AMCC Offensive Player of the Year; Four Earn All-Conference Honors
    November 07, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – Senior Leo Herrmann highlights the Franciscan men’s soccer team’s four selections to the 2017 All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference teams as he was named the Offensive Player of the Year for the third-straight season, as announced by the league office Tuesday morning.
  • Barons Face Grove City in ECAC Opening Round
    November 06, 2017
    DANBURY, Conn. – The Barons 2017 season will continue as the Franciscan men’s soccer team has been selected to the 2017 ECAC Tournament and will square off against Grove City on Saturday in Erie, PA.
  • Barons Fall to Behrend in AMCC Semifinals
    November 01, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – The fourth-seeded Franciscan men’s soccer team fell to top-seeded Penn St.-Behrend,4-1, in the AMCC Tournament semifinal match Wednesday afternoon.
  • Herrmann Named AMCC Offensive Player of the Week
    October 30, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY - For the second time this season, senior Leo Herrmann has been honored by the AMCC as he earned the league's Offensive Player of the Week honors after a two-goal effort in the Franciscan men's soccer win over La Roche.
  • Barons Win First-Ever Playoff Game; Herrmann sets Points and Goal Records
    October 28, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – In a rematch of the quarterfinal matchup from last year, the Franciscan men’s soccer team made history in a 2-1 win over La Roche, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Drop Regular Season Finale to Medaille
    October 21, 2017
    BUFFALO, NY – The Franciscan men’s soccer team dropped its final game of the regular season to Medaille, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Clinch Second-Straight Tournament Appearance with Win
    October 18, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer team secured their second-straight AMCC tournament appearance with a 4-0 win over Penn St.-Altoona, Wednesday afternoon, highlighted by senior Leo Herrmann’s first hat trick of the season.
  • Late Goal Lifts Behrend Past the Barons
    October 14, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – In a tightly contested defensive battle, the Franciscan men’s soccer team fell to Penn St.-Behrend by a slim 1-0 margin, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Fall to Mount Aloysius
    October 10, 2017
    CRESSON, Pa. - The Franciscan men's soccer team suffered its first loss in AMCC action as the Mt. Aloysius Mounties defeated the Barons 3-0, Tuesday afternoon. 
  • Barons Make History in 3-0 Win over Bradford on Senior Day
    October 07, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer team had a lot to celebrate on Saturday as the Barons defeated Pitt.-Bradford 3-0 on Senior Day. With their three goals, the Barons set the program’s single-season point and goal record and head coach Christian Bobak became the all-time winningest men’s soccer coach at Franciscan.
  • Barons Draw With Redhawks, 4-4
    October 04, 2017
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team battled to a thrilling 4-4 double overtime tie with AMCC opponent, La Roche, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Dosedel Named AMCC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 02, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – For the first time in his career, senior keeper Thomas Dosedel has earned a weekly honor from the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference as the Beavercreek, OH native was named the AMCC Defensive Player of the Week, Monday afternoon.
  • Barons Rally for 2-1 Win Over D'Youville
    September 30, 2017
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team rallied from a 1-0 deficit early in the second half to defeat AMCC opponent D’Youville on the road, Saturday afternoon.
  • Three First Half Goals Propel Barons to Win Over UPG
    September 26, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer team used three first half-goals to carry the Barons to a 3-0 win over Pitt.-Greensburg, Tuesday afternoon.
  • Barons Tie Program Single-Game Goal Record in Win over Hilbert
    September 23, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Barons tied a program single-game goal record as the Franciscan men’s soccer team rolled by Hilbert, 8-2, in the AMCC opener for both teams, Saturday.
  • Baron Comeback Falls Just Short Against W&J
    September 20, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer team scored late in the second half but the visiting Washington & Jefferson Presidents used their two first-half goals to hand the Barons a 2-1 loss at home, Wednesday evening.
  • Bobak Named ECAC Rookie of the Week
    September 19, 2017
    DANBURY, Conn. – Freshman JP Bobak has earned his first career weekly award for the Franciscan men’s soccer team as he was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Rookie of the Week, as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon.
  • Barons Draw with Geneva
    September 18, 2017
    BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team battled Geneva for 110 minutes, but the two teams had to settle for a draw as the final horn sounded with the score knotted at 1-1, Monday evening.
  • Barons Power Past Lions
    September 15, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer offense continued to fire on all cylinders as the Barons rolled to a 4-1 win over Mt. St. Joseph, Friday night.
  • Herrmann Earns Second Weekly Award
    September 12, 2017
    DANBURY, Conn. - For the second time in as many days, senior forward Leo Herrmann has earned a weekly accolade, this time coming from the Easter College Athletic Association. Herrmann was named the ECAC South Offensive Player of the Week, Tuesday afternoon. 
  • Barons Defeat Westminster, 2-1
    September 12, 2017
    NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team battled until the final whistle to earn a 2-1 win over Westminster (Pa.) for the first-ever win over the Titans in program history, Tuesday evening.
  • Herrmann Named AMCC Offensive Player of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Senior forward Leo Herrmann earned his first weekly award as he was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Offensive Player of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday. 
  • Baron Offense Explodes for 7-5 Win Over Muskingum
    September 10, 2017
    BETHANY, W. Va. – The Baron offense exploded for seven goals, including four in the first half to lead the Franciscan men’s soccer team to a 7-5 win over Muskingum to close out the 2017 Fuzzy Williams Memorial Tournament, Sunday afternoon.
  • Barons Fall to Bethany, 2-0
    September 09, 2017
    BETHANY, W.Va. - The Franciscan men's soccer team dropped a hard-fought 2-0 contest to Bethany, Saturday, in the opening game of the Fuzzy Williams Memorial Tournament. 
  • Barons Battle Back to 3-2 Victory over Waynesburg
    September 05, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer scored three unanswered goals in the final 34 minutes of action to battle back to a 3-2 win over Waynesburg, Tuesday afternoon.
  • FUS Shuts Out Thiel to Open the Year
    September 02, 2017
    GREENVILLE, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team needed just one goal to decide the season opener and that goal came from senior captain Leo Herrmann to life the Barons to a 1-0 win over Thiel, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Picked Fifth; Herrmann Named Preseason Player of the Year
    August 15, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Senior forward Leo Herrmann was named the 2017 AMCC Preseason Offensive Player of the Year while the Barons were picked to finish fifth in the 2017 AMCC Men’s Soccer Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as announced by the league office.