For decades in the United States, soccer has long been advertised as the country’s “sport of the future." The originally foreign game was entirely an afterthought in the U.S. until 1994. That all changed when the U.S. had the opportunity to host soccer’s premiere event: the World Cup. Hostin…
This week, LMU alumnus Adrian Perez ('17) signed with Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC). Perez will fight for a spot on the team’s final roster as he serves as a preseason trialist for the time being.
With the end of the 2018 LMU women’s soccer season came the end of a distinguished college career by senior Sarina Bolden. She ended with 18 career goals, the fifth-most in program history. Immense talent and a competitive attitude has cemented Bolden as one of the best soccer players in LMU…
The soccer season has now come to a close and senior forward Sarina Bolden sat down with sports intern Cori Carpenter to reflect on her time at LMU, her plans after college and her efforts to turn to professional soccer.
The LMU men’s soccer team (5-10, 2-2 WCC) came up short in a 1-0 loss against Pacific (9-3-2, 3-1 WCC) in an emotional game Friday evening at Sullivan Field featuring eight yellow cards and two red cards.
LMU women’s soccer fought long and hard against San Diego in a loss on Saturday night. With a final score of 2-1, the Lions (3-9-4 overall, 1-3-1 WCC) fell short to San Diego (5-7-1, 1-3-0 WCC) in a double-overtime match that lasted 109 minutes at Sullivan Field.
The LMU women’s soccer program has long had a commitment to balancing both academics and athletics, and it paid off in a big way last Thursday.
The men’s soccer team (4-7 overall, 1-0 WCC) has improved after a tough start to the season. The Lions came off of two consecutive road victories after winning in extra time at New Mexico (3-9, 1-3 WCC) last Tuesday and Sunday’s victory at Santa Clara (4-6-1, 0-1 WCC).
The cross came high above senior goalkeeper Charlee Pruitt’s head. She dropped back hoping to make the reaction save, but was too late as Santa Clara was well positioned for the go-ahead goal.
After a hard fought two halves of regulation, sophomore forward Kris Fourcand was faced with a penalty kick in the overtime period. With the game on the line, Fourcand sank the shot, giving the LMU men’s soccer team a 2-1 victory over New Mexico on Tuesday night. This was the team’s second w…
The LMU Black and Gold Lions club is an on-campus club that supports the new Major League Soccer (MLS) team, the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC), who are in the midst of their inaugural season and are currently in third place in the MLS Western Conference.
The LMU Men's Soccer team fell to Cal State Fullerton in a competitive matchup and LMU women's soccer drew with Saint Mary's in the conference opener.