2008-09 Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer News

  • Oliveira tabbed new Alverno College head women’s soccer coach
    April 21, 2009
    MILWAUKEE, Wis.. -- Brittany Oliveira, a former volunteer assistant for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee women’s soccer team and a four-year player at Stanford University, is Alverno College’s new head women’s soccer coach.
  • Regents net new soccer coaches
    April 13, 2009
    ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Rockford College recently announced that Chris Kindschi and Benjeman Shaw have been hired as the new women’s and men’s soccer coaches for the Regents.
  • Northern Athletics Conference women's soccer awards announced
    November 14, 2008
    WAUKESHA, Wis. -- The Northern Athletics Conference has released the All-Northern Athletics Conference awards for the 2008 women's soccer season.
  • Edgewood College women’s soccer travels to Stevens Point for NCAA Tournament opener
    November 10, 2008
    MADISON, Wis. -- Edgewood College will enter their first NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Tournament since 2001 against a familiar foe. The Eagles will travel north to Stevens Point for a first round match with UW-Stevens Point. The Pointers will be hosting a four-team regional, with the other first round game featuring 11th-ranked University of St. Thomas (Minn.) and Loras College (Iowa).
  • Beck header sends Eagles to NCAA Tournament
    November 08, 2008
    AURORA, Ill. -- Edgewood College now has something on Aurora University that no other Northern Athletics Conference team has ever had: a winning streak. Fourteen days after ending the Spartans 37-game NAC winning streak, the Eagles did it again with a bigger prize on the line. Kelsey Beck headed home a Melinda Schwab cross as the first half wound to a close to give the Eagles a 1-0 victory in the NAC Tournament championship game and claim an automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament.
  • Lakeland's Christenson named Academic All-District
    October 30, 2008
    SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- Senior forward Amy Christenson of the Lakeland women's soccer team has been selected to the CoSIDA's ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America District 5 first team for the 2008 season.
  • Concordia Chicago’s Kari Zielke named First-Team Academic All-District
    October 30, 2008
    RIVER FOREST, Ill. -- Kari Zielke (Elmhurst, Ill. – Walther Lutheran H.S.), forward/midfielder for the Concordia University Chicago women’s soccer team, has been named as a first-team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District (Midwest) by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Zielke’s honor follows on the heels of second and third-team regional recognition in 2006 and 2007 respectively from the organization.
  • Clouthier earns Academic All-District honor
    October 30, 2008
    MADISON, Wis. – The College Sports Information Directors of America announced today that Edgewood College’s Elyse Clouthier has been named to ESPN The Magazine’s All-District 5 Women’s Soccer Team.
  • Spartan women’s soccer student-athletes named ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District
    October 30, 2008
    AURORA, Ill. -– The Aurora University Spartan women’s soccer team had three players named to the ESPN the Magazine District V Academic All-District teams. To be considered for the honor, the nominated student-athletes are required to maintain a minimum 3.30 cumulative grade point average throughout their academic career at AU.
  • Aurora chosen for NAC women's soccer title three-peat
    August 27, 2008
    WAUKESHA, Wis. -- Aurora University has been tabbed to three-peat as Northern Athletics Conference women's soccer champions, according to the preseason coaches' poll.
  • Concordia Chicago adds former National Team member to women's soccer staff
    August 25, 2008
    RIVER FOREST, Ill. -- The women's soccer program at Concordia University Chicago has announced the addition of Kate Taylor to its coaching staff. Taylor will work with the team's goalkeepers.
  • Herrmann chosen as head coach of WLC's women's soccer team
    July 11, 2008
    MILWAUKEE, Wis. -- Ryan Herrmann, a 2003 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran College and former men's soccer player, has been named the fifth head coach in WLC Women's Soccer history, it was announced Friday.