2017 Florida Southern Women's Soccer News

  • Florida Southern Athletics Earns NCAA Academic Excellence Award
    November 16, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS - Florida Southern College's intercollegiate athletic programs are one of 32 Division II programs across the country to earn the NCAA Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence, the NCAA announced on Thursday.
  • School Record Four Moccasins Named to Academic All-District Women's Soccer Team
    November 09, 2017
    Last year Juliana Guida was the lone Moccasin on the Academic All-District Women's Soccer Team but this year she has plenty of company. While Guida made the team for the second year in a row, teammates Helena Norrstrom, Jess Goedde and Anna Griessler are all first-time selections, giving Florida Southern a total of four on the Academic All-District Team. That’s the most in team history, and tied for the most for any school in any region this year.
  • Moccasins Land Three on All-SSC Women’s Soccer Team
    November 02, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL – Florida Southern landed three players on the 2017 All-Sunshine State Conference Women’s Soccer Team announced by the league office Thursday, November 2. All three were second team selections, with forwards Anna Griessler and Alexa Moberley, and defender Juliana Guida making the All-SSC Team for the first time in their careers.
  • Florida Southern Women's Soccer Team Hosts SSC Quarterfinal Game Tonight
    October 31, 2017
    Florida Southern opens play in the 2017 Sunshine State Conference Women’s Soccer Tournament tonight by squaring off against Florida Tech in the quarterfinal round. The Moccasins enter the tournament as the No. 3 seed, with the Panthers seeded No. 6. The winner advances to the semifinal round to take on No. 2 seed Barry on Friday at 4:30 p.m. Both semifinal games on Friday and the championship game on Sunday are being hosted by top-seeded Nova Southeastern.
  • Bounce Back Season for Florida Southern Women's Soccer Team Ends with 2-1 Loss to Florida Tech in SSC Quarterfinals
    October 31, 2017
    AUBURNDALE – In a back and forth game that all of the scoring come in the second, Florida Tech used a free kick and a corner kick, sandwiched around a long-distance goal by Anna Griessler to come away with a 2-1 victory over Florida Southern in the Sunshine State Conference Tournament quarterfinals Tuesday night.
  • Moccasins and Knights Combine for 10 Goals in the Rain as FSC Women's Soccer Team Ties Lynn 5-5
    October 28, 2017
    BOCA RATON – Ten goals went up on the board in the regular season finale for Florida Southern, and with half of them going to each team, the Moccasins ended it with a 5-5 tie at Lynn on Saturday night. With rain falling throughout the night, the game was stopped after the first overtime period due to unplayable field conditions brought on by rain from Tropical Storm Philippe.
  • Barry Ends Florida Southern's Unbeaten Streak; Moccasins Still Secure First-Round Home Game in SSC Tournament
    October 25, 2017
    AUBURNDALE, FL – Barry scored two goals three minutes apart in the first half, and though an own goal by the Buccaneers early in the second gave Florida Southern life, the Moccasins were unable to score after that and dropped a 2-1 decision that ended their nine-game unbeaten streak.
  • Women's Soccer Team Now No. 7 in NCAA South Region Rankings
    October 25, 2017
    Week two of the NCAA regional rankings have several teams moving up or down in the South, with Florida Southern falling one spot into seventh heading into the final week of the regular season. (With the rankings conducted earlier in the week, the poll released on October 25 does not take into account Wednesday night’s results.) The regional rankings are used to determine selections for the NCAA Tournament, with six teams from each of the eight geographical regions in Division II earning bids.
  • Hamm's Header in Overtime Gives Florida Southern 2-1 Win at Palm Beach Atlantic
    October 21, 2017
    WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Chloe Hamm’s goal 52 seconds into the second overtime off a corner kick from Anna Griessler lifted Florida Southern to a come-from-behind 2-1 victory at Palm Beach Atlantic Saturday night. Combined with other results from around the Sunshine State Conference, the win clinched a spot in the SSC Tournament for the Moccasins.
  • Metcalfe Beats Halftime Horn with Go-Ahead Goal and Florida Southern Goes on to Post 3-2 Win Over Eckerd
    October 18, 2017
    AUBURNDALE, FL – Candace Metcalfe barely beat the halftime horn for a goal that put Florida Southern ahead, and Anna Griessler continued her run of success against Eckerd with one goal and one assist as the Moccasins defeated the Tritons 3-2 Wednesday night.
  • Women's Soccer Team is Sixth in First NCAA South Region Ranking
    October 18, 2017
    The first NCAA Division II South Region ranking has been released and the Florida Southern Moccasins are sixth in the poll used to determine selections for the NCAA Tournament in November. Six teams will be selected from each of the eight geographical regions in Division II, putting Florida Southern in one of those spots as of October 18.
  • Women's Soccer Match at Embry-Riddle Ends in Scoreless Draw
    October 14, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH, FL – Florida Southern’s unbeaten streak continued Saturday night, as the Moccasins improved to 6-1-3 with a scoreless draw at Embry-Riddle.
  • Norrstrom is SSC Defensive Player-of-the-Week for October 9
    October 09, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL - For the second week in a row, and the third time this year, a Florida Southern women’s soccer player has been named a Sunshine State Conference Player-of-the-Week. The October 9 edition of those awards has senior goalkeeper Helena Norrstrom earning the league’s Defensive Player-of-the-Week award for the first time in her career.
  • Mocs Battle No. 13 Nova Southeastern to 2-2 Draw
    October 07, 2017
    AUBURNDALE, FL - Helena Norrstrom made 11 saves and Florida Southern College women's soccer battled back from a pair of one-goal deficits to earn a 2-2 draw against No. 13 Nova Southeastern on Saturday night at the Lake Myrtle Sports Complex. The Moccasins (6-1-2, 3-1-1 SSC) fell behind early as the Sharks (8-1-1, 4-0-1) scored the first goal of the mathc just over a minute into the first half, but the Mocs answered each NSU goal an held on in double overtime to stay in second place in the Sunshine State Conference standings.
  • Soccer Teams Again Claim National Academic Honors
    October 05, 2017
    For the sixth year in a row, both Florida Southern soccer teams have been honored by the United Soccer Coaches as having one of the top academic programs in the country. The men’s team has now won the United Soccer Coaches (formerly the NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 11th consecutive year, and the women have been on the list for the last six years. The women were ranked No. 7 among all Division II schools with a team GPA of 3.62, and the men were tied for 18th with a 3.29 GPA. The award covers the full 2016-17 academic year.
  • Moberley Does it Again: Sophomore Forward Scores Two More Goals in 2-0 Win Over Florida Tech
    October 04, 2017
    AUBURNDALE, FL – Coming into the first week of October, Alexa Moberley had yet to tally a goal this season, though the sophomore forward had been a big part of the team’s early success and was leading the Moccasins in assists. Four days and two games into the new month, Moberley has now put four goals on the board, with two of them coming Wednesday night in Florida Southern’s 2-0 win over Florida Tech.
  • Hamm is SSC Offensive Player-of-the-Week for October 2
    October 02, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL - Freshman forward Chloe Hamm is the Sunshine State Conference Offensive Player-of-the-Week for October 2 after leading Florida Southern to a pair of South Region wins over Valdosta State and Tampa. The Moccasins won those games by one goal, with Hamm scoring in each of them.
  • Moberley's Monday: Two Goals and One 4-1 Win Over Spring Hill
    October 02, 2017
    MOBILE, AL – Behind a pair of goals from Alexa Moberley, and either a goal or assist from five other players, Florida Southern ran its winning streak to four games with a 4-1 win over Spring Hill Monday afternoon.
  • Hamm's Early Goal Lifts Florida Southern to 1-0 Win at Tampa
    September 30, 2017
    TAMPA, FL – Chloe Hamm scored Florida Southern’s first goal of the night for the second game in a row, and this time it turned out to be the only one the Moccasins needed. The freshman from Los Alamitos, California put the Mocs ahead a little over five minutes into the game as Florida Southern went on to a 1-0 win over Tampa Saturday night.
  • Women's Soccer Team Comes From Behind Again for 2-1 Win Over Valdosta State
    September 27, 2017
    AUBURNDALE, FL – For the second time in the last five nights, Florida Southern came from behind for a 2-1 win, but this time it didn’t take overtime. Chloe Hamm and Anna Griessler each scored goals in the first half after Valdosta State had scored first, and a big defensive effort by center back Gaelyn Crowder helped the Moccasins pull out the win in their first home game of 2017.
  • End-of-Game Heroics by Styron and Albrecht Give Florida Southern 2-1 Overtime Win at Saint Leo in Women's Soccer
    September 24, 2017
    SAINT LEO, FL – Freshman Tatum Albrecht scored late in the first overtime period after an 89th minute goal by Megan Styron had sent it there as Florida Southern downed Saint Leo 2-1 in women’s soccer Saturday night.
  • Women's Soccer Team Returns to Action but Drops 1-0 Decision at Rollins
    September 20, 2017
    WINTER PARK – Rollins used a corner kick in the closing minutes to score the only goal of the night as the Tars picked up a 1-0 win over Florida Southern as the Moccasins returned to action following a lengthy lay-off due to Hurricane Irma.
  • Wednesday Night's Women's Soccer Game Moved to Rollins; Men's Game to Follow
    September 19, 2017
    With the Lake Myrtle Sports Complex not yet ready to host a match following Hurricane Irma the Florida Southern women’s soccer game against Rollins College scheduled for Wednesday night in Auburndale has been moved to Rollins College in Winter Park. That game will now be played as part of a doubleheader with the Florida Southern men’s soccer match that was already scheduled for Wednesday night at Rollins.
  • UPDATED INFORMATION ON CAMPUS REOPENING (9/14)
    September 13, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL (9/14/17) - We are pleased to share with you that as of this morning we now have power in almost all buildings across campus. What wonderful news! We are still waiting for power to come on in Colony Arms Apartments, Roberts Academy, and a few FSC houses surrounding the campus. We will continue to communicate updates as they become available and will accommodate any student who lives in one of these locations if power is still not restored when they return to campus.
  • Goedde is SSC Women's Soccer Defensive Player-of-the-Week
    September 04, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL - Florida Southern defender Jess Goedde is among the first Sunshine State Conference award winners of the 2017 season as the senior from Cincinnati, Ohio was selected as the SSC Women’s Soccer Defensive Player-of-the-Week on September 4. It’s Goedde’s first Player-of-the-Week award in her career and the first for any Moccasin women’s soccer player in the last three years.
  • Florida Southern Dominates the Day in 3-0 Win at Mount Olive
    September 03, 2017
    MOUNT OLIVE, NC – Florida Southern’s first win of the season came in dominating fashion Sunday afternoon as the Moccasins used goals by Dominique Cirnigliaro, Leah Borders and Jess Goedde and a suffocating defense to defeat Mount Olive 3-0. The shutout was the second in as many games for Florida Southern on its 2-game road trip to North Carolina.
  • Season-Opening Draw for Women's Soccer as FSC and Chowan Play to Scoreless Tie
    September 01, 2017
    MOUNT OLIVE, NC – Florida Southern’s first game under new head coach Paul Lawrence saw the Moccasins hold a commanding edge in shots taken, and if possible in a sport where it isn’t customarily tracked, time of possession. The Mocs also got a stellar performance from their defense and six saves from senior goalkeeper Helena Norrstrom as they battled Chowan (NC) to a 0-0 tie in the 2017 season opener.
  • Florida Southern Women’s Soccer Team Starts New Season Under New Coach Friday Morning
    August 31, 2017
    The Florida Southern women’s soccer team begins the 2017 campaign Friday morning in North Carolina where the Moccasins will play the first of their 17 games this season. (Please note Friday's game has been moved to 11 a.m.) It will also mark the Florida Southern debut of new head coach Paul Lawrence, who came on board in January as the fifth head coach in team history. He previously went 35-20-3 in three years at Knox College and led the Prairie Fire to the NCAA Division II Tournament in 2016.
  • SSC Announces Start of Digital Network
    August 30, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL - The Sunshine State Conference is proud to announce the launch of a conference-wide digital network. Now, for the first time in league history, all video content produced by the SSC and its 11 member institutions will be available in one place.
  • Sunshine State Conference Preseason Women's Soccer Poll Announced
    August 22, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL - Sunshine State Conference women's soccer coaches have chosen Barry University as the preseason favorite in 2017. The Buccaneers received 89 total votes and two first place votes in the poll.
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