2012 FAU Women's Soccer Schedule, Results
Oct. 20 at Arkansas State* 2 p.m.
Oct. 25 vs. FIU* 7 p.m.
Oct. 31 Sun Belt Championships (Mobile, Ala.)
* - Sun Belt Conference match
The 2012-13 season begins tonight for Florida Atlantic with the first contest of the year.
The women's soccer team will face Jacksonville at 7 p.m. to start what surely will be an eventful year for all of FAU's teams.
> W SOC: Jacksonville 1, FAU 0
Jacksonville's Marie Weckhurst scored the match's only goal with just over one minute remaining in the extra time on Friday as the Owls (0-1) fell to the Dolphins (1-0) in the season-opener.
Women's Soccer:Illinois State 7, FAU 0
The Owls allowed three goals in the first 15 minutes and fell to 0-2 in a loss to the Redbirds (2-0-1) in the Embassy Suites Classic in Fort Myers on Friday.
Women's Soccer: FAU 2, Wisconsin-Green Bay 1 (Final)
Freshman midfielder Claire Emslie scored a goal and added an assist as the Owls (1-2) defeated the Phoenix (0-3) in the Embassy Suites Classic in Fort Myers in a match played on Saturday due to concerns over Tropical Storm Isaac.
> Women's Soccer: Northern Arizona 2, FAU 0
FAU (1-3) fell to the Lumberjacks (1-3) in the Lady Rebels Classic in Las Vegas on Friday.
> Women's Soccer: UNLV 2, FAU 1 (Final - 2 OT)
UNLV's Susie Bernal scored the game-winning goal just over one minute into the second 10-minute overtime period as the Owls fell to the Rebels at the Lady Rebel Classic in Las Vegas on Sunday.
Congratulations to FAU's Claire Emslie, who was named the Sun Belt Conference Women's Soccer Player of the Week.
The coaching staff is very high on her and she is off to a great start.
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> WOMEN'S SOCCER: Western Kentucky 1, FAU 0 (Final, OT)
The Hilltoppers scored the winning goal four minutes into the extra session on Friday in Boca Raton.
Records: WKU (8-3, 3-0 Sun Belt) FAU (3-7, 1-2) / Official Boxscore
> WOMEN'S SOCCER: North Texas 2, FAU 1
The Mean Green scored the go-ahead goal with 12 minutes remaining as North Texas defeated the Owls in Denton, Texas. (More: Recap)
> WOMEN'S SOCCER: FAU 1, Louisiana-Monroe 0 (Final)
Freshman midfielder Claire Emslie broke a scoreless tie in the 87th minute with her team-leading ninth goal of the season as FAU defeated Louisiana-Monroe on Friday in Boca Raton.
More via FAUSports.com: (Recap | Boxscore)
> WOMEN'S SOCCER: UALR 3, FAU 1 (Final)
The Owls' two-match winning streak was snapped in a loss to UALR in Little Rock, Ark. on Friday.
More via FAUSports.com: Recap | Boxscore
FAU WOMENS SOCCER 5 YEAR RECORD
2012: 5-13-1 2011: 6-11-1 2010: 6-13-0 2009: 5-12-3 2008: 7-10-2
TIME FOR A CHANGE??
I 100% agree. From what I saw of the team in the belt Tourney vs. N. Texas (who being No.1 Belt seed were only ok - not real good or even close to dominant), we play a very uncompetitive style or brand of football which will only sometimes win vs. weak opponents and has little chance vs.quality opponents. Maybe that is due to lack of talent or just lame Coaching - in either case, the Coaches fault)!
Owlballfan, I am not saying the players are D1 or D2 talent. I am asking who rips on young college kids? I would rather spend my money on watching...
I'd like to point out that #12 is second on the team in scoring, third in rebounds, first in steals by a wide margin and is the team's best free...
Please remember these are students trying to get an education and playing sports while they do it.
OK....I will refrain from talking about specfic Student Athlete's....So lets just say #5, #12 and #24 should be playing at a lower level. Better?
Please try and post statements and opinions that are not directed at individual student athletes. They are all playing for FAU and going to school. I...