2016 News

February 9, 2017
Wittenberg Tabs Robinson as New Women's Soccer Head Coach
Robinson arrives in Springfield after spending the past three seasons at Ohio Northern University

December 26, 2016
Fannon Named Head Women's Soccer Coach at Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green State University has named Matt Fannon their next women’s soccer coach, after compiling a record of 40-26-10 in four seasons as head coach at Wittenberg.

December 20, 2016
Trio of Tigers Named All Ohio, Fannon Named OCSA Women's Division III Coach of the Year
Michelle Brunswick, Leah Soutar and Megan Davis were recognized by the National Soccer Coaches Association and the Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association as members of the 2016 Women’s NCAA Division III All Ohio Team on Tuesday.

December 2, 2016
Two Named All-Great Lakes Region in Women's Soccer
The Wittenberg women’s soccer team saw two members earn National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Great Lakes Region honors for the 2016 season. Senior Michelle Brunswick and junior Leah Soutar each earned All-Region honors.

November 10, 2016
NCAC Announces All-Conference Awards as Fannon Named Coach of the Year
North Coast Athletic Conference names Matt Fannon as Coach of the Year and freshman Emma Thacker as Newcomer of the Year to top a list of four Tigers, including Thacker, named to All-NCAC teams.

November 7, 2016
Women's Soccer to Host NCAA Regional; Square Off Against Nazareth Saturday
Wittenberg earns the honors of hosting the regional tournament, and welcomes action on the field on both Saturday and Sunday.

November 5, 2016
Tigers Fall to Denison in NCAC Championship 1-0
The tables were turned on the Tigers on Saturday, as a hard-fought 90 minutes for both teams ended in heartbreak for the Tigers as Denison netted a goal in the 89th minute to win 1-0.

November 2, 2016
Women's Soccer Advances to NCAC Championship Game with 3-0 Win Over Kenyon
On Wednesday night, the Tigers were led by senior two-sport athlete Michelle Brunswick, who netted goals for the Tigers in the 21st and 72nd minute, allowing the Tigers to advance to the winner-take-all championship match on Saturday.

October 29, 2016
Women's Soccer Claims NCAC Crown with 1-0 Win Over Wooster
Wittenberg earned its first NCAC Women’s Soccer Title since 2013 as the Tigers dropped Wooster 1-0 behind a Megan Davis goal on Saturday. The Tigers earned the top seed in the 2016 NCAC Women’s Soccer Tournament with the win, after finishing 7-1-0 in league play this season.

October 26, 2016
Women's Soccer Jumps Into 1st Place with Last-Second Victory Over Denison
On a play where Morgan Jones and Leah Soutar both worked the ball in the box to earn assists, Vaughn-Stanton caught a touch pass in front of the net off of a long cross to stun the Big red with a minute remaining in regulation.

October 22, 2016
Women's Soccer Guts Out 1-0 Win Over Terriers on Senior Night
The senior night festivities prefaced the match between the Hiram Terriers and Tigers, and poetically enough, it was a Tiger senior, Michelle Brunswick, that sealed the deal for the Tigers.

October 18, 2016
Women's Soccer Makes it Six-Straight With Decisive Win Over DePauw
The Tigers of Wittenberg blanked DePauw 2-0 to move to 4-1 overall in NCAC play, now one point behind Denison atop the standings.

October 15, 2016
Women's Soccer Blanks Oberlin 3-0
Wittenberg women’s soccer exploded for three unanswered goals in a 3-0 win over the Yeowomen of Oberlin College.

October 11, 2016
Tigers Fend Off Rochester 2-1
The Tigers scored two goals within 10 minutes of one-another on Saturday, and allowed one goal late, in a 2-1 victory. Wittenberg improves to 7-3-2 in 2016, with a 2-1 NCAC record.

October 8, 2016
Wittenberg Holds Off OWU 1-0 on Homecoming
In one of the most physical matches on Edwards-Maurer Field in 2016, Wittenberg outlasted the Battling Bishops, as Shannon Brueck notched the go-ahead goal in the second half in the 58th minute.

October 4, 2016
Jones Named NCAC Women's Soccer Player of the Week
Wittenberg senior defender Morgan Jones led the Tigers to a pair of impressive wins last week defeating No. 18 Ohio Northern on the road before returning home to defeat Allegheny on Saturday.

October 1, 2016
Tigers Sink Gators 2-1 in NCAC Showdown
Wittenberg managed to produce an absolute flurry of shots in the match, while Leah Soutar and Megan Davis were able to find the back of the net.

September 27, 2016
Tigers Drop #18 Ohio Northern 2-1 On the Road
Soutar and Mason came up big for the Tigers late in crunch time, as their goal was enough to take down the #18 team in the nation.

September 24, 2016
#25 Wittenberg Drop NCAC Opener to Kenyon; 1-0
Despite getting off more shots than Kenyon, Wittenberg could not score the equalizer at home.

September 21, 2016
Wittenberg Women's Soccer Ranked #25 in Latest NCAA Poll
Wittenberg ha shown well on the national stage in 2016, as the non-conference schedule for the Tigers has been extremely challenging.

September 20, 2016
Women's Soccer Falls 2-1 to Case Western
Case Western came out on top in the match 2-1, as the Tigers fell victim to a late second half goal.

September 17, 2016
Women's Soccer Nets Two in Second Half to Move Past Hanover
Wittenberg’s two goals, a Jordyn Wright header followed by an unassisted Kate Hollern goal, would be enough to hold off the Panthers for the remaining 18 minutes of play. The Tigers improve their record to 3-1-2 with their victory.

September 14, 2016
Women's Soccer Ties #5 Centre in Double-Overtime Battle
Megan Davis took advantage of a penalty kick early on, but Centre netted an equalizer late in regulation to send the game into extra periods.

September 10, 2016
Brunswick's Blast Boosts Tigers Past Crusaders; 2-1
Saturday’s late heroics belonged to none other than two-sport standout Michelle Brunswick, who sent a blast past Capital’s goalie in the 86th minute to give the Tigers the match.

September 7, 2016
Tigers and Quakers Draw after 2OT Match
It took two overtimes for the two teams to call it a night, and after the marathon game the score stood just as it had started earlier in the night, 0-0.

September 3, 2016
Bernhardt's Last Second Bomb Lifts Tigers Over Warhawks
Missy Bernhardt found the back of the net with under a minute to play to give the Tigers a 3-2 victory at home.

September 1, 2016
Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener to #9 Thomas More, 3-0
Wittenberg held the number nine team in the nation scoreless in the second half despite allowing three early goals.

August 26, 2016
Women's Soccer Picked to Finish Fourth in NCAC Preseason Poll
The Tigers kick off the 2016 campaign with a trip to Thomas Moore on September 1.