2011-12 Headlines

June 12, 2012
O’Connor Selected to Coach VSI Tampa Flames W-League Team
Lions’ Coach Lends His Knowledge to Local Talent

March 19, 2012
Leadership Saint Leo Student-Athlete Graduation Ceremony March 25th
15 Lions to be honored at Ceremony in TECO Hall

February 23, 2012
Soccer Welcomes Back Alumni
Men’s and Women’s Soccer Set for 2012 Alumni Games

January 27, 2012
Sunshine State Conference Hosts "Professional Women in College Sports" Symposium
Erika Brennan Serves on Panel to Help Guide Female Student-Athletes

January 23, 2012
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. Student-Athlete Scholarship – Nominations Being Accepted
Link to Nominate Deserving Saint Leo Student-Athletes Inside

January 20, 2012
Sunshine State Conference again Posts Highest ASR in NCAA Division II
Saint Leo Helps Conference Maintain Top Spot Nationally

January 20, 2012
Jasmine Johnson Featured in NCAA Champion Magazine
Lions’ Defensive Star Featured in National Publication

December 13, 2011
Barbaresi Garners NSCAA All-America Honors
Senior Midfielder gets Second-Straight Nod on NSCAA All-America Third Team

December 9, 2011
Sunshine State Conference to Host "Professional Women in College Sports" Forum
Saint Leo’s Erika Brennan to Address Female Student-Athletes

December 7, 2011
Judy Sweet to Highlight 2012 Saint Leo University Girls & Women in Sports Day
26th Annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day, February 2nd

November 15, 2011
Lions Place Five on Daktronics All-South Region Squad
Bent-Trinder and Barbaresi Given First Team Nod

November 13, 2011
Lions Post-Season Run Cut Short by Fighting Knights
Women’s Soccer Ends Season with 15-3-1 Overall Record

November 8, 2011
Reidy Starts Garage Construction with First Scoop
A fitting end to University Field comes when Fran Reidy sits behind the controls of a tractor

November 8, 2011
Women's Soccer Hosts NCAA Tournament Opening Rounds
Lions Earn Bye, Play in Second Round on Sunday

November 7, 2011
Lions' Post Season Quest for Success Begins Tonight with the NCAA DII Selection Show!
NCAA DII Women's Soccer Selection Show Slated to Begin at 7:30

November 4, 2011
Barbaresi Named SSC Player of the Year as Lions Dominate All-Conference Squad
Women’s Soccer Places Six as Coach O’Connor Earns Coach of the Year

November 4, 2011
Lions Dealt 3-1 Setback to Tampa; Fall in SSC Tournament Semifinals, 3-1
Tampa Tallies Three Unanswered Goals to Advance to Conference Championship

November 1, 2011
Women's Soccer, SSC Champions: A Social Media Recap
A recap of the social media world surrounding the Lions' women's soccer championship

October 31, 2011
Carstens Claims Final SSC Defensive Player of the Week Honors

October 27, 2011
Sixth-Ranked Lions Primed for Conference Clash with No. 24 Tampa
Women’s Soccer Aims for First Ever Regular Season SSC Title

October 27, 2011
Lions to Host Conference Tournament, Receive First Round Bye
Lions Will Prepare for Winner of Lynn/Tampa on Friday, Nov. 4th

October 27, 2011
No. 6 Lions Claim First Ever SSC Regular Season Title with 1-0 Victory over No. 24 Tampa
Soesemann Scores Game-Winner for the Record Books

October 26, 2011
Get on the Women's Soccer Bus!
Cheer for Women's Soccer at Tampa, Thursday night

October 25, 2011
Women’s Soccer Climbs to Sixth on Latest NSCAA DII Poll
Lions Prep for Last Game of Regular Season, Thursday

October 24, 2011
Foreman Tabbed SSC Offensive Player of the Week
Ari Foreman Earns Conference Accolade after Two-Goal Performance at Barry

October 22, 2011
Lions Earn Key Conference Victory over Barry
Saint Leo Remains Undefeated in Conference Action

October 22, 2011
Lions Look to Swashbuckle Bucs on the Road
Saint Leo Prepped for Key Sunshine State Conference Showdown

October 19, 2011
Seventh-Ranked Women’s Soccer Hosts Florida Southern on Senior Night
Lions Honor Eight Seniors in Final Home Game of Regular Season

October 19, 2011
Seventh-Ranked Women’s Soccer Defeats Florida Southern, 1-0
Lions Pick Up Sixth Shutout of the Season

October 18, 2011
Women’s Soccer Checks In at No. 7 on Latest DII Poll
Lions Ranked in Top-Ten Heading into Final Three Regular Season Games

October 16, 2011
Lions Make Easy Work of Nighthawks, 4-1
Alcantara and Foreman Tally Goal and Assist Apiece

October 11, 2011
Lions Set New Program Best with Fifth Place Nod on Latest NSCAA Poll
Saint Leo Cracks Top-Five For First Time

October 11, 2011
No. 5 Saint Leo Drops First Contest of the Season to NAIA No. 1 Lindsey Wilson
Lions Fall to Blue Raiders, 2-1

October 10, 2011
Johnson, Carstens Earn SSC Player of the Week Honors
Women's Soccer Sweeps Weekly Awards

October 7, 2011
Sixth-Ranked Women's Soccer Earns Clean Sheet against No. 10 Rollins
Lions Break Tars' Ten-Game Shutout Streak

October 4, 2011
Saint Leo Remains Sixth in Latest NSCAA DII Poll
Lions Travel to Nova Southeastern for Tuesday Evening Showdown

October 4, 2011
Sixth-Ranked Lions Battle Nova Southeastern to 0-0 Draw
Lions Remain Unbeaten with 10-0-1 Record

October 2, 2011
No. 6 Saint Leo Captures 1-0 Victory over Lynn
Lions Remain Unbeaten with 10-0 Record

September 29, 2011
Sixth-Ranked Lions Triumph over Tritons, 2-1
Saint Leo Remains Undefeated with 9-0 Record

September 27, 2011
Women’s Soccer Vaults 14 Spots to Highest Ranking in Program History
Lions Come in at No. 6 on Latest NSCAA National Poll

September 26, 2011
Carstens Claims SSC Defensive Player of the Week

September 25, 2011
No. 20 Lions Upend Chargers, 3-1, in South Region Clash
Marran Nabs Game-Winner

September 23, 2011
A Big Thank You from Women's Soccer
From Senior Captain Aija Bent-Trinder

September 21, 2011
UPSET! No. 20 Lions Hand Top-Ranked Florida Tech First Loss of Season
Lions Win Key Conference Contest

September 20, 2011
Lions Step into National Poll at No. 20

September 17, 2011
Barbaresi Hat-Trick Gives Lions Upper-Hand in 4-1 Victory over Lynn
Women’s Soccer Stays Perfect on the Season

September 15, 2011
Lions Stay Perfect with 2-1 Victory over Robert-Morris
Butterbaugh Notches Game-Winner on First Career Goal

September 11, 2011
Five Lions Score as Saint Leo Defeats Webber, 5-1
Lions Stay Undefeated on the Season with an Overall Mark of 4-0

September 9, 2011
Alcantara Tabs Career High as Lions Shutout Mavericks, 8-0
Earns First Hat Trick of Career, and Adds Assist for Seven Points

September 6, 2011
Social Media Recap of Opening Weekend
Check Out All the Social Media Posts about the Lions' Awesome Fall Start!

September 6, 2011
Soesemann Earns Season’s First Conference Player of the Week Accolade
Senior Awarded for 11-Point Week

September 4, 2011
Alcantara Scores Game Winner in 4-3 Victory Over West Georgia
Lions win second-straight to open 2011 campaign.

September 1, 2011
Soesemann Ignites Opening Match with Hat Trick in 6-1 Victory over Catawba
Lions kick off 2011 Campaign with six goal, five assist performance.

August 30, 2011
2011 Women's Soccer Season Preview

August 25, 2011
Women's Soccer Voted Fifth in Conference Preseason Rankings
Lions 68 Points behind Top Spot in Early Tally

July 18, 2011
Saint Leo Current and Former Players Link Up for W-League Crown
Hannah Beard, Stacey Rodwell and Francesca Williams Contribute to Title Bid