Weekend College Games of Note

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A full slate of College matches with some of significant note – SIUE vs SEMO for the OVC Women’s title tonight, SIUE Men host Missouri State Saturday that could determine the MVC regular season champion while a SLU doubleheader Sunday for A-10 Conference standings. The UMSL Triton men are hosting a first round GLVC match […]

#1 WUSTL Bears Host #10 Wheaton Saturday

2014-09-06 WUSTL wins in OT against Rhodes in NCAA D3 womens soccer

I’m not prone to superlatives on this site, preferring a more understated approach to promoting the game and the players here. There is no denying however that the only college teams to truly compete at the National level from this region reside on the edge of Forest Park, on the Washington University campus. Saturday is […]

Your Doing Stoppage Time Wrong

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SoccerSTL correspondent Anders Aarhus (@SportsViking) is now producing a weekly YouTube show he calls Soccer Central. Highly recommended. In the most recent edition, he speaks with Professor Nick Watanabe who teaches Sports Economics and Finance at Mizzou. Watanabe recently published a study on … well, I’ll let them explain it in the video. I sit […]

Raven Loughridge Named NJCAA Player of the Week

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Via the St Charles CC Women’s Soccer team Facebook Page – The St. Charles Community College Women’s Soccer team is having a great day. On the heels of breaking into the top 20 National Rankings for the first time at #18, Freshman Raven Loughridge is named the National Player of the Week. “I have to […]

Billikens Win An Important Match

6th Ranked Louisville falls 0-1 at SLU Billikens in NCAA D1 mens soccer

Saint Louis junior defender Tyler David (pictured) recorded his first career goal to lift the Billikens to a 1-0 victory over the fifth-ranked Louisville Cardinals Tuesday night at Hermann Stadium. The Billikens, who are receiving votes in the NSCAA coaches poll after starting at #15, improve to 3-1 on the season. It was the first loss […]

Louie Berra and #2 Louisville at SLU Tuesday

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Saint Louis looks to get back into the win column Tuesday when it hosts nationally ranked Louisville at Hermann Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Saint Louis enters Tuesday’s match 2-1-0 overall. The Billikens picked up wins at Hermann Stadium against Tulsa (1-0) and Virginia Tech (3-1) to open the season but dropped a […]

Brad Davis, St Louis to Houston to Brazil

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Dom Kinnear and the Houston Dynamo have developed a clear M-O the last several years: sneak into the playoffs just as the team starts playing well, then make a run. There’s still time to fulfill the narrative this season, but that time is quickly running out. Houston kept its slim playoff hopes alive with a […]

WUSTL Women Get OT Win over Rhodes

2014-09-06 WUSTL wins in OT against Rhodes in NCAA D3 womens soccer

Via Bears Sports – Junior Olivia Lillegraven headed in the game-winning goal in the first overtime to lead the No. 2-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women’s soccer team to a 1-0 overtime victory over Rhodes College in the 2014 home opener Saturday afternoon at Francis Field in St. Louis. The victory for Washington U. […]

Support Your Local College Teams

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The college season is getting off to a big start this weekend. I’ll have reports shortly on the local derby between Maryville at Lindenwood last night (Women). Lindenwood travels to UMSL Sunday for another derby. Here’s a list of games you can see, a great opportunity to learn more about the game and see where […]

Kingsley Bryce a Senior CLASS Award Nominee

2014-08-31 SLU Billikens win 3-1 over VA Tech in Mens Soccer Home Opener

Sixty NCAA® men’s and women’s soccer student-athletes who excel both on and off the field were selected as candidates today for the 2014 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate soccer. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence […]