2019-20 Women's Soccer News

  • Women's Soccer Falls Against Florida National University; Finish the Season 7-8-1
    November 09, 2019
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women’s soccer lost to Florida National University today 2-0 in Day 2 of the USCAA Women's Soccer Championships. The Pomeroys took their second loss in Pool Play which served as their final game of the 2019 season. The women's team concludes the 2019 season with an overall record of 7-8-1 (.469).
  • Women's Soccer Drops First Game 3-0 to Bryant & Stratton-Syracuse
    November 08, 2019
    Virginia Beach, Va. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer team lost to Bryant & Stratton-Syracuse this afternoon in the first match of the 2019 USCAA National Tournament. The Woods fought through harsh winds and injuries to stay competitive throughout, but...
  • 16 Student-Athletes Earn USCAA National All-Academic Honors
    November 07, 2019
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - This evening at the Virginia Beach Convention Center, the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) hosted the 2019 Fall Championship Banquet. With more than 40 institutions in attendance, the USCAA announced its National All-Academic Team Members. The award is designed to recognize student-athletes (sophomores, juniors, and seniors) who have a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or greater.
  • 11 Student-Athletes Named USCAA All-American
    November 07, 2019
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – This evening at the Virginia Beach Convention Center, the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) hosted the 2019 Fall Championship Banquet. With more than 40 institutions in attendance, the USCAA announced its All-Americans for the men’s soccer, women’s soccer, and women’s volleyball teams.
  • SMWC and OCU End in a 2OT Draw; Pomeroys 7-6-1 on the Season
    October 22, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer battled NCAA Division II Oakland City University this afternoon in a windy and chilly match. The Pomeroys and Mighty Oaks needed extra time and the result served as a 1-1 draw. The Woods is now 7-6-1 on the season and tied for sixth place in the USCAA Coaches Poll. With one contest remaining, SMWC is fighting for the sixth place bid to the USCAA National Tournament.
  • Women's Soccer Ties School Win Record in 4-0 Defeat of Andrews
    October 13, 2019
    BERRIEN SPRINGS, Mich. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer team defeated Andrews University this afternoon 4-0 to improve to 7-6 on the season, guranteeing them the right to accept a potential bid to Nationals and matching the school record for wins in a season...
  • Women's Soccer Falls to Oakland City 1-0; .500 on the Season
    October 09, 2019
    OAKLAND CITY, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) women's soccer team (6-6) fell to Oakland City (2-7-1) tonight 1-0 to fall back to .500 on the season. The Woods is still in strong position as they approach Nationals with just 3 games left on the season...
  • Women's Soccer Stuns UC-Clermont With Late Goal, Win 1-0
    October 05, 2019
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) women’s soccer team (6-5) hosted last year’s USCAA Division II National Champion, the University of Cincinnati-Clermont (7-3), this afternoon and came away with a 1-0 win off a goal from Sophomore Melisa Spognardi...
  • Women's Soccer Match vs. Lincoln Trail College Has Been Cancelled
    October 02, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Head coach Craig Hendry announced today that the women's soccer contest against Lincoln Trail College has been cancelled. 
  • Pomeroys Outdone by the Griffins; SMWC Falls to 5-5 on the Season
    September 28, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind.. – #8 Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer (5-5-0) lost to Fontbonne University (4-4-2) today 4-2. With the loss, SMWC sits at .500 on the season. 
  • Lombardo Leads SMWC in Huge Win Against Welch College 8-1
    September 24, 2019
    GALLATIN, Tenn. – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer (5-4) defeated Welch College today 8-1. The Pomeroys had goals from four separate player's (Alicia Lombardo, Madison Stuck, Kennedee Lamb, and Melisa Spognardi). The Woods offense clicked on all cylinders and was very unselfish as they had six player's notch an assist (Spognardi, Makayla Stuck, Kortney Buckley, Lombardo, Lamb, and Alexis Pflum).
  • Lanee Andrew's Golden Goal with 9.7 Seconds Remaining in 2OT Gives SMWC the Victory
    September 21, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- Double Overtime...exactly what this afternoon's women's soccer match-up between Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) and Principia College took to determine the winner. The result...with 9.7 seconds remaining, freshman Lanee Andrew nets the golden goal!!! To make the victory sweeter, the goal was Andrew's first of her collegiate career. Alicia Lombardo was credited with the game-winning assist.
  • Women's Soccer Can't Equalize in 1-0 Loss to Anderson
    September 18, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer team (3-4) lost to Anderson University (4-0-1) this afternoon 1-0. Stellar play from every player wasn’t enough to pull out an equalizer as the Pomeroys fall back under .500 on the season...
  • Women's Soccer Earns Third Shutout Victory of the Season; Best Start Since 2013
    September 15, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's soccer program has improved to 3-3 (.500) on the season; this is their best start to a season since 2013! The Pomeroys were led by five scorers including Alexis Pflum, Mannah Mace, Melisa Spognardi, Ashley Jezif, and Elizabeth Reel.
  • Women's Soccer Falls to Defiance 2-1 Off 2nd Half Goals
    September 14, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College women's soccer team (2-3) was defiant against Defiance College (3-2-1) but came up short in the closing minutes of the match. After an own goal by Defiance (awarded to Alexis Pflum), the Pomeroys surrendered two second-half goals to lose 2-1.
  • Women's Soccer Defeats MacMurray 3-0, Led by Pflum, Joy
    September 12, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College women's soccer team (2-2) moved to .500 on the season with a solid performance over MacMurray (1-2) and showing up the men’s team who won 2-0 just before them by winning 3-0...
  • Women’s Soccer Match Against Jefferson College Cancelled Due to Inclement Weather
    September 08, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Head coach Craig Hendry announced today that the women’s soccer contest at Jefferson College has been cancelled.
  • Women's Soccer Records First Win of the Season in 7-0 Defeat of Eureka
    September 02, 2019
    EUREKA, Ill. – The Pomeroy Women’s Soccer Team recorded their first win of the season in spectacular fashion, defeating Eureka College 7-0 and moving to 1-2 on the season. The squad scored early and often as they were led by Sophomores Alexis Pflum and Carra Matherly...
  • Women's Soccer Takes a Loss from Rose-Hulman
    August 30, 2019
    TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The SMWC Women’s Soccer team fell 5-0 Saturday night at the hands of the Rose-Hulman Fightin’ Engineers despite some strong play on the Pomeroy side of the ball. The loss drops the Woods to 0-2 on the season...
  • TWIPS | 8/25/19 - 8/31/19
    August 25, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- In the first edition of This Week In Pomeroy Sports | TWIPS, we will take a look at the scores/highlights of the week, and all upcoming contests for SMWC athletics...
  • Pomeroys Fall 2-1 to Brescia in Season Opener
    August 25, 2019
    Owensboro, Ky. -- The SMWC women’s soccer team kicked off the 2019 campaign on Saturday afternoon in Kentucky against the Bearcats of Brescia University. The Pomeroy’s comeback fell short as they lost 2-1.
  • Women's Soccer Inks Sullivan Standout "Ken" Lamb
    July 29, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind.  - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Head Women's Soccer coach Craig Hendry announced the signing of Kennedee “Ken” Lamb to the 2019-20 incoming recruiting class. Lamb signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play soccer for the Pomeroys today...
  • Youth Camp Hosts Autograph Day with Indy Eleven's Farr & King
    July 17, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Campers for the Indy Eleven Youth Soccer Camp concluded day three with a meet 'n' greet autograph session today with Indy Eleven players Jordan Farr and Macauley King. Each camper was given...
  • Women's Soccer Inks Terre Haute North Goalkeeper Megan Benefiel
    July 15, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind.  - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Head Women's Soccer coach Craig Hendry announced the signing of Terre Haute North goalkeeper Megan Benefiel to the 2019-20 incoming recruiting class. Benefiel signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play soccer for the Pomeroys...