Despite their strong start to the season, the Mountaineer men’s soccer team was yet to earn a shutout going into their game against Longwood (0-4-1) on Saturday. The combination of freshman forward Reed Hunnicutt’s first career goal, and a string of impressive saves from junior goalkeeper Jake Chasteen seemed to do the job as the
The Mountaineers men’s soccer team traveled to Winston-Salem looking to upset the nationally ranked No. 4 Wake Forest, but fell short losing 3-0 at Spry Stadium. A brace from Ema Twumasi and a late goal from Bruno Lapa led to the Demon Deacons victory. Despite many early threats from the Demon Deacons, the Mountaineers defense
Appalachian’s men’s soccer team is in unchartered territory this year, losing four of their top scorers. This is giving players on the team a chance to step up and prove themselves, and junior midfielder Daniel Avila is not going to miss the opportunity. Avila was the fifth leading scorer last year for the Mountaineers, but
On a shivery Thursday night at Ted Mackorell Soccer Complex in Boone, the App State women’s soccer team (1-4-2) were able to pick up an exciting, come-from-behind victory over their former SoCon rivals, the Davidson Wildcats (1-5-0). Fresh after dropping a tough contest 4-0 versus Texas Tech in Lubbock on Sunday, App State came out
Game One vs. Central Arkansas on September 1 at 5 p.m. The App State men’s soccer team opened their first home game of the season with a 2-1 victory over Central Arkansas (0-3) on Friday night, achieving the win through extreme adversity. Entering the game with four different players scoring in the team’s first two
The Appalachian State women’s soccer team (0-3-2) remained winless in the season after a 1-1 overtime draw with the UNC Greensboro Spartans (1-3-1) on Friday night in a foggy and raining game. App State returned to Boone after a loss to Northern Kentucky looking for their first win of the season after bringing in a
App State’s annual men’s Black and Gold soccer game took place Wednesday evening giving more momentum to the team’s regular-season beginning for a long journey to the Sun Belt playoffs. While attending a game this year, many will notice a lot of new faces on the Mountaineers roster and that is due in part to
Coming off of back-to-back winning seasons and a Sun Belt postseason win before falling in the second round to South Alabama, the Mountaineers are entering the fall season with a new outlook that involves three key principles: community, collaboration and sisterhood. Returning seven starters from last season’s team, the Mountaineers are implementing these three principals.
App State men’s soccer recently had two players representing the Mountaineers in the CONCACAF under 20 World Cup in late February, with junior Raheem Somersall and incoming freshman, Zeiko Harris, both being given a rare opportunity to represent their home countries. In early February, Somersall and Harris were selected to represent their home countries, St.
Gearing up for their third Sun Belt Conference Tournament, the App State men’s soccer team (5-8-4, 1-3-1) will face off with reigning Sun Belt champion Hartwick (8-5-4, 2-2-1) to start their tournament run. Only having six teams in the Sun Belt, every team makes the tournament with the top two seeds receiving a bye. The