On an Island

It’s a gray day in early October and Lauren Stollar is signing backpacks. Vidas Field sits a dozen blocks from Drexel University’s campus. The field is named for Vince Vidas, an alumnus who played on the Drexel football team that hasn’t existed in over four decades; today, the field played… Continued

Women’s soccer draws against University of Delaware

The Drexel Dragons women’s soccer team fought hard to achieve a scoreless tie against Colonial Athletic Association rival University of Delaware Oct. 4 at Vidas Field. In the first half the Dragons dominated the Blue Hens with seven to one shots, respectively. During the 25th minute of play, senior Melissa… Continued

Women’s soccer turns season around at home

The Drexel University women’s soccer team has been working hard to turn their losing record around and secure some victories. So far their effort has paid off, evident in consecutive wins over The George Washington University Colonials on and the Wagner College Seahawks on Sept. 19 and 21 at Vidas… Continued

W. soccer comes back to tie against Syracuse

Three days after a big loss at Clemson University, the Drexel women’s soccer team returned to Philadelphia needing a quick turnaround against Syracuse University to recover from the 3-0 shutout. In a performance that mirrored Tim Howard’s against Belgium in this past summer’s World Cup, goalie Kelsie Fye amassed a… Continued

W. soccer gears up for first test

On Aug. 17, four days after the team tied La Salle, 2-2, the women traveled to Maryland to take on Loyola University Maryland for a second preseason scrimmage. After dismantling the Greyhounds, 3-0, the team posted a group picture on Twitter in front of the Baltimore Inner Harbor that was… Continued

W. soccer has fleet of freshmen

Oscar Wilde supposedly said that youth is wasted on the young. Ray Goon certainly hopes that isn’t the case. Goon, head coach of the Drexel women’s soccer team, is bringing in eight freshmen for this upcoming season, pairing a massive influx of young talent with an already-young team. Last season,… Continued

W. soccer blanks Delaware

Following a 1-0 win against the University of Delaware to conclude the regular season, the Drexel women’s soccer team will head into the Colonial Athletic Association Championships as the No. 2 seed. For the first time in program history, the Dragons have achieved a winning season, as the closing regular-season… Continued

Drexel tops W&M on late goal by midfielder Hammaker

The Drexel women’s soccer team continued winnging by picking up a victory in its only game last week. Drexel defeated a very good College of William & Mary squad Oct. 14 to improve to 11-3-2 (5-2-1 Colonial Athletic Association). Drexel sophomore goalkeeper Eve Badana stopped all five shots that came… Continued

Women’s soccer posts 3-0 shutout against Hofstra

The Drexel University women’s soccer team reached the halfway point of Colonial Athletic Association play on a hot streak, winners of two straight and three of their last four overall. The Dragons’ last win was their ninth, the most the program has ever obtained in a single season. Despite their… Continued