Markert, Okapal Recognized as Ideal Bonaventure Students
ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y.— St. Bonaventure University senior student-athletes Nicole Markert and Kevin Okapal were among those recognized as Ideal Bonaventure Students on Saturday, May 14, at the university’s Honors Ceremony and again Sunday during St. Bonaventure’s 151st Commencement Exercises.
Athletics Honors Seniors at Annual Luncheon
ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure University Athletics Department held its annual Senior Honors and Awards luncheon Thursday, recognizing student-athletes for their outstanding accomplishments in competition and in the classroom.
Four From Women’s Soccer Honored by NSCAA
ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – Five members of the St. Bonaventure University women’s soccer team have earned National Soccer Coaches Association of America Scholar All-East Region honors.
Markert Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
The NCAA has awarded St. Bonaventure's Nicole Markert, a senior women's soccer player, as a recipient of one of its $7,500 postgraduate scholarships.
Women's Soccer to Take on WNY Flash
The St. Bonaventure women's soccer team will face the Western New York Flash of the Women's Professional Soccer League in an exhibition match March 12 as part of its spring schedule.
Former Women's Soccer Player Chosen For Keynote Address
St. Bonaventure University’s Russell J. Jandoli School of Journalism and Mass Communication has selected Lois Abrogast (Bennett) '06 as the keynote speaker for the 2011 Dr. Mary A. Hamilton Woman of Promise Award ceremony.
Women’s Soccer Announces 2011 Recruiting Class
St. Bonaventure women’s soccer head coach Manoj Khettry and assistant coaches Rebecca Capinera and Kerry O’Malley announced the signing of four student-athletes to National Letters of Intent.
Women's Soccer Earns NSCAA Awards
The St. Bonaventure Women's soccer team has been named the recipient of two National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) awards for their performance on the pitch and in the classroom.
Cunningham Earns All-Region Honors
Senior Anna Cunningham of the St. Bonaventure women's soccer team has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Mid-Atlantic All-Region Second Team.
Cunningham, Van Riper Named to All-Championship Team
Following the Bonnies first-ever victory in the Atlantic 10 Championship, Anna Cunningham and Shannon Van Riper of the St. Bonaventure women’s soccer team have been named to the All-Championship Team.
Dayton Knocks Out St. Bonaventure In Overtime Thriller
Just 39 seconds into the first overtime period, Dayton’s Alexis Garcia knocked in a rebound from close range on an initial shot on goal by Atlantic 10 Offensive Player of the Year Colleen Williams in leading the Flyers to a 1-0 victory over St. Bonaventure in the second semifinal of the 2010 Atlantic 10 Conference Women’s Soccer Championship at the URI Soccer Complex.
Women’s Soccer Earns First A-10 Championship Victory
Nicole Markert recorded her sixth shutout of the season while Tori Burchett and Anna Cunningham each scored a goal to lift the fourth-seeded Bonnies (12-8) over fifth-seeded Massachusetts (8-11) on Thursday in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 Championship.
Women's Soccer Ready for A-10 Championship
After earning the No. 4 seed and the program’s third consecutive Atlantic 10 Championship appearance, the women’s soccer team (11-8-0, 5-4-0 Atlantic 10) heads to Kingston, R.I. to take on fifth-seeded Massachusetts in the opening round at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday.
Cunningham Named CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)/ESPN Academic All-America Committee have tabbed Anna Cunningham of the St. Bonaventure women’s soccer team for Academic All-District Second Team honors.
Bonnies Among All-Conference Honorees
Atlantic 10 Conference revealed the 2010 Women’s Soccer All-Conference accolades as announced by Commissioner Bernadette V. McGlade on Wednesday, Nov. 3.
Field Set For A-10 Women’s Soccer Championship
The Atlantic 10 Conference announced on Monday, Nov. 1, the six-team field for the Women’s Soccer Championship to be held at the University of Rhode Island, Nov. 4, 5 and 7. Charlotte and Dayton finished atop the league standings with 24 points to be named A-10 regular season co-champs.
Bonnies Fall at Richmond, Earn Berth in A-10 Championship
St. Bonaventure’s Chelsea Smetzer tallied her second goal of the season to knot the score at one but Richmond’s Becca Wann answered with the game-winner nine minutes into the second half to defeat the Bonnies 2-1 Sunday in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Bonnies Head to GW, Richmond to Conclude Regular Season
The Bonnies (10-7-0, 4-3-0 A-10) enter the final weekend of the regular season with an Atlantic 10 Tournament berth up for grabs as they travel to George Washington and Richmond on Friday and Sunday.
Burchett Paces Women’s Soccer to Win Over GW
St. Bonaventure junior Tori Burchett scored two goals for the first multi-point game of her career and senior Nicole Markert picked up her fifth shutout of the season in the Bonnies’ 2-0 win over host George Washington Friday afternoon.
Bonnies Ranked Regionally, Move Up in RPI
On the heels of a 2-1 upset over previously-ranked Dayton, the St. Bonaventure University women’s soccer team is now ranked eighth in the latest NSCAA/HendrickCars.com Mid-Atlantic Regional poll. The Bonnies also moved up to 109 in the Rating Percentage Index (RPI).
Cunningham Named to CS360 Performers of the Week
Senior forward Anna Cunningham was named as a CollegeSoccer360.com Performer of the Week, the site announced on Tuesday.
Cunningham, Broderick Earn A-10 Weekly Honors
St. Bonaventures Anna Cunningham was named the Atlantic 10 Conference Womens Soccer Player of the Week, while Taylor Broderick and Massachusetts Brittany Moore share Co-Rookie of the Week honors as announced by the league office on Monday.
Womens Soccer Shocks No. 25 Dayton [New video added]
Hannah Lapp converted a penalty kick to tie the game, Anna Cunningham headed in the game-winner from 12 yards out, and upset-minded St. Bonaventure snapped Dayton's 12-game win streak with a 2-1 victory Sunday at McGraw-Jennings Field on senior day.
Womens Soccer Shuts Out Xavier
Sarah Clark curved in a corner kick, Alyssa Lapp put home Courtney Bosses rebound and St. Bonaventure (9-7-0, 3-3 Atlantic 10) posted its fourth shutout of the season in a 2-0 win over Xavier (7-9-0, 2-4) Friday at McGraw-Jennings Field.
Bonnies Continue Push Toward A-10 Berth Against Xavier
The women's soccer team (8-7-0, 2-3-0 Atlantic 10) continues its quest for an A-10 tournament birth this Friday when it welcomes the Xavier Musketeers to McGraw-Jennings Field.
Womens Soccer Nabs Key Win Over Fordham
St. Bonaventure jumped out to a 3-0 lead and withstood a late flurry from Fordham to claim a decisive 4-2 Atlantic 10 conference victory at McGraw-Jennings Field on Sunday.
Womens Soccer Hosts La Salle, Fordham
The womens soccer team (7-6-0, 1-2-0 Atlantic 10) looks to continue its undefeated home streak this weekend when it welcomes La Salle and Fordham to McGraw-Jennings Field on Friday and Sunday.
Womens Soccer Suffers 2OT Setback
St. Bonaventures Tori Burchett tied the game in the 59th minute, but La Salles Anna Dolhansky notched the double-overtime game-winner, her second tally of the game, in the 101st to lift the Explorers to a 2-1 win over the Bonnies at a windy McGraw-Jennings Field on Friday.
Womens Soccer Falls at Saint Louis
Saint Louis midfielder Jenny Hummert scored the games only goal in the 79th minute to lift the Billikens (2-7-5, 1-3 Atlantic 10) over the Bonnies (7-6-0, 1-2-0) Sunday at Robert R. Hermann Stadium.
Bonnies Hand Charlotte First A-10 Loss Since 2007
Anna Cunningham scored twice on passes from Tori Burchett to help St. Bonaventure (7-5-0, 1-1-0 Atlantic 10) overcome an early deficit and defeat Charlotte 3-1 Friday night at Transamerica Field, marking the 49ers first conference loss since Oct. 28, 2007.
Women's Soccer Heads to Charlotte, Saint Louis This Weekend
Coming off a tough 2-1 loss at Duquesne last Saturday, the St. Bonaventure womens soccer team is back on the road this weekend against Charlotte and Saint Louis on Friday and Sunday.
Duquesne Takes Down Womens Soccer, 2-1
Duquesne midfielder Paige Langhals broke a 1-1 tie with a header off of a corner kick in the 77th minute to lift the Dukes(4-5-1, 1-0-0 Atlantic 10) to a 2-1 win over St. Bonaventure (6-5-0, 0-1-0) Saturday night at Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field in the Atlantic 10 opener for both squads.
Women's Soccer Opens A-10 Season at Duquesne
After finishing non-conference play 6-4, St. Bonaventure begins Atlantic 10 play this Saturday at Duquesne (3-5-1.)
Soccer Looks To Continue Win Streak Against Unbeaten Siena
The Bonnies are back in action this Sunday when they travel east to take on Siena.
Womens Soccer Falls to Unbeaten Siena
Siena (8-0-0) scored the games only goal in the 12th minute and snapped the Bonnies (6-4-0) five-game win streak Sunday at Siena Field. The Saints, sitting ninth in the latest NSCAA Northeast Regional Rankings, remain as one of just two undefeated and untied squads in the country.
Nicole Markert Named A-10 Co-Player of the Week
Senior Nicole Markert of the St. Bonaventure womens soccer team has been selected as the Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 19.
Womens Soccer Wins Big 4 Tournament
Alyssa Lapp put home Anna Cunninghams rebound in the 83rd minute to lift St. Bonaventure (6-3-0) to a 1-0 win over Niagara (5-2-1) in the final game of the Puma/Big 4 Tournament Sunday afternoon at a rainy McGraw-Jennings Field.
Womens Soccer to Host Puma/Big 4 Tourney
The Bonnies (4-3-0), winners of three straight, host the PUMA/Big 4 Tournament this weekend at McGraw-Jennings Field as local rivals Buffalo, Canisius and Niagara visit the Brown and White.
Womens Soccer Extends Streak, Defeats Canisius
St. Bonaventure(5-3-0) pushed its win streak to four games and topped visiting Canisius (3-4-0) by a 2-1 margin in the second game of the Puma/Big 4 Tournament Friday evening at McGraw-Jennings Field.
Hoenicke Named A-10 Rookie of the Week
Freshman defender Courtney Hoenicke has been tabbed as the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week for the week ending September 12, 2010, the conference office announced on Tuesday.
Bosse Scores, Womens Soccer Defeats Colgate
Courtney Bosse dribbled into the box and scored in the 29th minute off a pass from freshman Courtney Hoenicke and senior goalkeeper Nicole Markert earned her second shutout of the season Sunday in a 1-0 Bonnies (4-3-0) win over host Colgate (1-6-0) at Van Doren Field in the Colgate Nike Invitational.
Womens Soccer Preview: Colgate Nike Invitational
After snapping a three-game losing streak last Sunday, the St. Bonaventure womens soccer team (2-3-0) head to Hamilton, N.Y. for the Colgate Nike Invitational this weekend to take on Cornell and host Colgate on Friday and Sunday, respectively.
Cunningham Lifts Bonnies Again
Senior forward Anna Cunningham scored for the third straight game and the Bonnies (3-3-0) jumped out to a 3-0 first-half lead before Cornell (1-2-0) scored in the 58th minute of a dominating 3-1 win for St. Bonaventure Friday night at Van Doren Field in the opening game of the Nike Colgate Invitational.
Cunningham, Hoenicke Help Bonnies Snap Skid
Senior Anna Cunningham notched a goal and an assist, freshman Courtney Hoenicke added the first tally of her career, and Nicole Markert earned her 11th career shutout in a 3-0 St. Bonaventure (2-3-0) win opposite Bowling Green (0-4-1) Sunday at McGraw-Jennings Field.
Buffalo, Bowling Green Up Next For Womens Soccer
After back-to-back games on the road last weekend, the Bonnies hit the road tonight to battle Buffalo before returning to McGraw-Jennings Field on Sunday to match up with Bowling Green.
Bonnies Give Up Two Late Goals, Fall To Bulls
The University at Buffalo used two late second-half goals, including the game-winner with just over two minutes remaining, to hand the Bonnies their third consecutive loss Friday night, 3-2.
Purdue Rallies, Takes Down Bonnies
St. Bonaventure junior Tori Burchett gave the Bonnies a 1-0 lead just 35 seconds into the match, but host Purdue (2-1-1) tied the game in the 19th minute and rallied for three goals in a 4:42 span to take a 4-1 comeback win over the Bonnies (1-2-0) Sunday afternoon at Purdues Varsity Soccer Complex.
Womens Soccer Set for DePaul
After posting a 3-2 comeback win over Bucknell in its season opener, the St. Bonaventure womens soccer team (1-0-0) takes on host DePaul (1-1-0) in its next test at Wish Field at Cacciatore Stadium at 4 p.m. today.
Women's Soccer Defeated by DePaul, 1-0
St. Bonaventure (1-1-0) appeared to tie the game in the 80th minute, but an offside call took a tally off the board in a 1-0 loss to host DePaul (2-1-0) Friday evening at Wish Field at Cacciatore Stadium.
Women's Soccer Hosts Clinic for Special Olympics
As each Special Olympian ran up and kicked a soccer ball into the net, their young coaches with the St. Bonaventure womens soccer team gave a resounding cheer while yelling good job.
Bonnies Open Season Against Bucknell
The Bonnies are coming off of arguably two of the best seasons in program history, and will open the 2010 campaign against Bucknell at 3 p.m. on Saturday at McGraw-Jennings Field.
Comeback Win for Bonnies in Season Opener
Anna Cunningham found the back of the net in the 74th minute to break a 2-2 tie, Courtney Bosse registered two goals and an assist, and St. Bonaventure (1-0) went on to a 3-2 season-opening win over visiting Bucknell (0-1), Saturday at McGraw-Jennings Field.
Bonnies Host Special Olympians Prior to Season Opener
In conjunction with its season opener, the St. Bonaventure women's soccer team will host a free clinic for local Special Olympians on Saturday.
Bonnies Picked Seventh in A-10 Preseason Poll
The St. Bonaventure University womens soccer team has been predicted to finish seventh in the Atlantic 10 Conference preseason head coaches poll, the conference announced on Tuesday.
Calabria Named to A-10 Preseason All-Rookie Team
Incoming womens soccer player Jordan Calabria has earned a spot on the Atlantic 10 Preseason All-Rookie Team, the Conference announced on Tuesday.
Womens Soccer Unveils 2010 schedule
On the heels of back-to-back Atlantic 10 Tournament appearances, two straight double-digit win seasons and the strength of having 19 returning players, the St. Bonaventure womens soccer team unveiled its entire 2010 schedule on Wednesday.