2017 Franciscan Women's Soccer News

  • Lady Barons End Season in the ECAC Tournament
    November 11, 2017
    FROSTBURG, Md. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team closed out their season with a 3-1 loss to Grove City, Saturday morning, after earning a bid to the 2017 ECAC Women’s Soccer tournament for the first time in program history.
  • Four Lady Barons Named All-AMCC
    November 07, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – After their historic run to the AMCC championship game, the Franciscan women’s soccer team landed four players on the All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference teams, as announced by the league office Tuesday morning.
  • Lady Barons Selected to ECAC Tournament
    November 06, 2017
    DANBURY, Conn. – After making the conference championship game for the first time in program history, the Franciscan women’s soccer team’s historic season is not over yet as the Lady Barons earned a spot in the ECAC tournament. The Lady Barons will travel to Frostburg, MD to take on Grove City in the opening round on Saturday.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Behrend in AMCC Championship Game
    November 04, 2017
    Erie, PA – Playing in their first-ever AMCC championship game, the Franciscan women’s soccer team dropped a hard-fought battle to top-seeded Penn St.-Behrend behind a late second-half goal as the Lions won the 2017 AMCC title, 3-2, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Headed to Championship Game with 4-1 Win over Mounties
    November 01, 2017
    CRESSON, Pa. – Playing the in AMCC tournament semifinal match for the first time since 2013, the third-seeded Franciscan women’s soccer team did something that no soccer team at FUS has done before and won its semifinal match to advance to the conference championship game. The Lady Barons defeated second-seeded Mt. Aloysius 4-1, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Wieszczek Named AMCC Offensive Player of the Week
    October 30, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY - Junior Emily Wieszczek earned the first AMCC honor for the women's soccer team as she was named the AMCC Offensive Player of the Week, Monday afternoon. 
  • Lady Barons Win! Advance to AMCC Semifinals
    October 28, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – With just over five minutes to play, junior Emily Wieszczek found the back of the net for the second time that day as the Lady Barons picked up a thrilling 4-3 win over Pitt.-Greensburg in the AMCC tournament quarterfinal, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Top Medaille in Regular Season Finale
    October 21, 2017
    BUFFALO, NY – Freshman Sarah Cocozza was the difference maker as the Franciscan women’s soccer team defeated Medaille 1-0 Saturday afternoon to win their regular-season finale.
  • Clinched! Lady Barons Secure Playoff Berth with Win
    October 18, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – Senior Megan Luiso led the Franciscan women’s soccer team to an AMCC playoff-clinching win over Penn St.-Altoona as the Lady Barons defeated the Lions, 3-1, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Behrend, 3-0
    October 14, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – The Penn St.-Behrend Lions used a pair of second-half goals to lift the Lions to a 3-0 win over the Franciscan women’s soccer team, Saturday afternoon.
  • Late PK Lifts Lady Barons Past Mt. Aloysius
    October 10, 2017
    CRESSON, Pa. - Sophomore Hannah Doyle provided late-game heroics as her first career penalty kick found the back of the net to give the Franciscan women's soccer team a 1-0 win over Mt. Aloysius, Tuesday afternoon. 
  • Lady Barons Celebrate Seniors with 4-3 OT Thriller
    October 07, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s soccer team sent its graduating seniors off with a thrilling 4-3 overtime win over Pitt.-Bradford, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Drop Close 1-0 Match to La Roche
    October 04, 2017
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team dropped a hard-fought tight 1-0 match to La Roche in AMCC action, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Shut Out D'Youville
    September 30, 2017
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team improved to 2-1 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference as the Lady Barons handed D’Youville 1-0 loss on the road, Saturday afternoon.
  • Bobcats Out-Last Lady Barons in AMCC Contest
    September 26, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – Despite outshooting Pitt.-Greensburg, the Franciscan women’s soccer team suffered its first conference loss of the season as the Lady Barons fell to the Bobcats, 2-0, Tuesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Defeat Hilbert, 2-1
    September 23, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Lady Barons used a goal in each half to help carry the Franciscan women’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over Hilbert, Saturday afternoon, to open AMCC action.
  • Lady Baron Wraps Non-Conference Schedule Against Chatham
    September 20, 2017
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team struggled to finish its offensive chances as the Lady Barons fell to Chatham, 3-0, on the road Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Presidents
    September 19, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s soccer team dropped a non-conference matchup to Washington & Jefferson, 5-0, Tuesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Roll Past Muskingum
    September 13, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s soccer team played at home for the first time this season and in front of a packed home crowd, the Lady Baron offense exploded for five goals in their 5-0 win over Muskingum, Wednesday.
  • Lady Barons Fall on Last-Second Goal
    September 08, 2017
    GREENVILLE, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team surrendered a goal in the final second of regulation in a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Thiel, Friday evening.
  • Lady Barons Pounce on Bison for First Win
    September 06, 2017
    BETHANY, W. Va. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team used a pair of well-earned second-half goals to earn their first win of the season, a 2-1 victory over Bethany, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Mount Union, 4-1
    September 03, 2017
    HIRAM, Ohio – The Franciscan women’s soccer team suffered a tough 4-1 loss to Mount Union today to wrap up the Hiram College Classic.
  • Lady Barons Fall in 2OT in Season Opener
    September 02, 2017
    HIRAM, Ohio – The Franciscan women’s soccer team need 103 minutes to determine a winner in the season opener against Westminster (Pa.), though the Lady Barons came out on the wrong side of a 2-1 2OT decision, Saturday night.
  • Lady Barons Picked Sixth in Preseason Poll
    August 15, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – The Franciscan women’s soccer team has been selected to finish sixth in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference 2017 AMCC Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as announced by the league office.
  • McBane Announces Incoming Class
    June 21, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – Franciscan women’s soccer head coach Clare McBane has announced her incoming freshman class for the 2017 team; welcoming nine student-athletes to Franciscan this fall.