SU women's soccer

October 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
Syracuse's soccer podcast releases its seventh episode.

This week on The Orange Card, Tyler Dudley sits down with Jared Bomba and Will Muoio to discuss the biggest soccer stories both in and out of Syracuse.

September 22, 2017 - 12:33am
The Orange dropped a 1-0 game with Wake Forest despite a late offensive push

A slow start doomed Syracuse on Thursday night in its ACC women’s soccer opener, dropping a tight 1-0 decision to No. 18 Wake Forest. The Orange fell to 5-3-1 (0-1-0) with the defeat, while he Demon Deacons improved to 8-1-1 (2-0-0).

August 23, 2014 - 2:44pm
SU fires 15 shots but can't convert against the Tigers.

In its only exhibition game of the 2014 preseason, Syracuse piled up five goals in a win against Binghamton.

But during Friday's season opener against Missouri, scoring proved a much harder task for the Orange.

SU and the Tigers combined for 34 shots, but none found the twine as the squads played to a 0-0 draw at the Penn State Invitational in University Park, Pa.

September 29, 2012 - 1:59am
Despite the soggy weather, the Orange, led by senior Alyscha Mottershead, defeated Seton Hall 3-1.

Alyscha Mottershead had just seen Syracuse’s women’s soccer team lose a lead to visiting Seton Hall, despite a superbly placed assist to take the lead in the 24th minute.

The senior midfielder wasn’t about to let it happen again.

October 16, 2011 - 9:57pm
The Syracuse University women's soccer team could not follow up on its stunning double overtime victory from two days earlier, losing 4-0 to Marquette.

The Syracuse University women’s soccer team (7-6-3, 6-4 Big East) lost 4-0 to No. 7 Marquette (16-2, 9-1 Big East) Sunday at the SU Soccer Stadium.

Sunday’s loss marked the fourth time the Orange has been shutout and the fifth time it has given up multiple goals in a game this season. Despite the loss the Orange still clinched a bye to the quaterfinals of the Big East Tournament by ensuring a third place finish in the American Division, the team's highest finish since the conference realigned in 2006.

October 14, 2011 - 11:56pm
Cecilia Borgstrom strikes with 1.9 seconds left to give SU the victory over USF, 1-0.

The Syracuse University women’s soccer team (7-5-3, 6-3-0 Big East) defeated the University of South Florida Bulls (5-7-4, 1-5-3 Big East) in a double-overtime gem on a rainy night in Syracuse, N.Y., 1-0. 

Sophomore defender Cecilia Borgstrom scored the game’s only goal at the 109:59 mark, after she struck the ball from the top corner of the box.

“I’m so relieved because we played so hard and we deserve that,” Borgstrom said after the game.

October 9, 2011 - 7:25pm
Syracuse loses on the road against West Virginia, ending a four-game winning streak and placing them six points out of first in the division.

The Syracuse University women’s soccer team (6-5-3, 5-3 Big East) lost Sunday to the No. 22 West Virginia Mountaineers (11-4-0, 7-1-0 Big East) in Morgantown, W.V., 5-1. The loss snapped SU’s four-game winning streak, its longest of the season.

The offense, which scored multiple goals in three of its last four games, scored only once Sunday, a goal by forward Jenna Rickan in the 89th minute. Syracuse’s offense was only able to record six shots (four on goal) for the game.

October 8, 2011 - 12:25am
Syracuse women's soccer continues to roll in conference play, defeating Pittsburgh, 3-0.


The Syracuse University Women’s soccer team (6-4-3, 5-2 Big East) extended its longest winning streak of the season to four on Friday after defeating the Pittsburgh Panthers (1-10-4, 0-5-2 Big East) in Pittsburgh, P.A.