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Junior Kendall Cirella kicks the ball on the Bombers home opener win on Sept. 1, 2015 against Keuka College.

Women’s soccer aims to fulfill potential this season

By Maddison Murnane, Staff Writer August 24, 2016
The women's soccer team looks to continue its success and advance to its fourteenth consecutive trip to the NCAA tournament.
The pros and cons of using grass fields against turf fields in the sport of soccer.

Grass versus turf fields takes root for women’s soccer team

By Maddison Murnane, Staff Writer October 20, 2015
The women’s soccer team continues to play on Carp Wood Field, a grass field, while many rival schools have transitioned to turf over the past few years.
Junior midfielder Aimee Chimera shoves a Keuka opponent out of the way during the teams 6–1 win over the Wolfpack on Sept. 1 at Carp Wood Field.

Women’s soccer team cruises to 6–1 victory in season opener

By Adam Brobst, Staff Writer September 1, 2015
The women's soccer team defeated Keuka College in its home opener at Carp Wood Field on Sept. 1.
Sophomore back Lindsey Parkins prepares to kick the ball during the women’s soccer teams’ 1–0 win over Elmira College on Sept. 24 at Carp Wood Field.

Sophomore defender finds roundabout way to women’s soccer team

By Kristen Gowdy, Assistant Sports Editor October 1, 2014
Sophomore back Lindsey Parkins has juggled her way into a starting spot on the women's soccer team.
From left, Alfred University freshman forward Delaney Martin follows in pursuit of senior back Kelly Pantason during the South Hill squad’s 6–1 win over the Saxons on Sept. 20 at Carp Wood Field.

Shutdown defense paving way for women’s soccer team

By Kristen Gowdy September 23, 2014
Kristen Gowdy breaks down the success of the women's soccer team's back line.
Fall Sports Preview: Kicking off Ithaca Colleges next sports season

Fall Sports Preview: Kicking off Ithaca College’s next sports season

August 27, 2014
Get the scoop on all of the Bomber sports teams competing in the fall.
Junior quarterback Tom Dempsey throws the ball during the 55th annual Cortaca Jug on Nov. 16 at Butterfield Stadium.

Football and women’s soccer prepare for national competition

By Christian Araos and Kristen Gowdy November 21, 2013

Football For the football team, the focus now shifts from the Cortaca Jug to a bigger challenge — the NCAA tournament. The Bombers begin their quest for a fourth National Championship on Saturday...

Freshman forward Holly Niemiec hugs freshman midfielder Taylor Baranowsky at the conclusion of Sundays game against Nazareth College.

Soccer squad wins second straight E8 title and secures tournament spot

By Kristen Gowdy, Staff Writer November 14, 2013
The women's soccer team defeated Nazareth College on Nov. 10 by a score of 3–1.
Freshman Holly Niemiec leaps in the air to save the ball during a game against Houghton College Oct. 14.

Defensive play paces Blue and Gold squad

By Nick Marcatelli, Staff Writer October 24, 2013
The women's soccer team's defense has led the squad to a No. 5 national ranking.
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