Women's Soccer

2014 Women's Soccer News

  • Women's Soccer Announces ID Camp Date
    April 02, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team is set to host an ID camp, announced head coach Nick Whiting Thursday.
  • LMC Women's Soccer Inks Six on Signing Day
    February 04, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Six student-athletes have signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play women's soccer in the fall of 2015, announced Lees-McRae women's soccer coach Nick Whiting Wednesday.
  • 125 LMC Student-Athletes Land on Fall 2014 Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll
    January 16, 2015
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is pleased to announce that 125 Lees-McRae student-athletes have been named to the Conference Carolinas Fall 2014 Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Friday morning.
  • Overholt Swipes NSCAA Scholar Second-Team All-South Award
    January 07, 2015
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. --- Lees-McRae junior Mallory Overholt has been named to the 2014 National Soccer Coaches Association of America Women’s College Division Scholar All-South Second-Team, the association announced Wednesday.
  • Men's and Women's Soccer Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award
    December 03, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s and women’s soccer teams earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 academic year, the association announced Wednesday.
  • Women's Soccer Season Comes to End in Conference Carolinas Semifinals, 3-0
    November 07, 2014
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- The No. 7-seeded Lees-McRae women’s soccer team saw its season end with a 3-0 loss to No. 3 Pfeiffer in a Conference Carolinas Semifinal Friday night in Spartanburg, S.C.
  • Warrick, Briggs and Thornton Earn Conference Carolinas All-Conference Accolades
    November 07, 2014
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- A trio of Lees-McRae women’s soccer players earned recognition on the Conference Carolinas All-Conference teams, the league announced Friday afternoon.
  • 15 Bobcats Land on Conference Carolinas Soccer Academic All-Conference Teams
    November 04, 2014
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- 14 Lees-McRae student-athletes were named to the Conference Carolinas Men’s and Women’s Soccer Academic All-Conference teams, the league announced.
  • Overholt's OT Golden Goal Propels Women's Soccer to Upset of No. 2 Limestone, 1-0
    November 04, 2014
    GAFFNEY, S.C. --- Junior Mallory Overholt connected on a 30-yard golden goal strike in the 97th minute to propel No. 7 Lees-McRae to a 1-0 overtime upset win at No. 2 Limestone in a Conference Carolinas Quarterfinal Tuesday evening at Saints Field in Gaffney, S.C.
  • Nobbs Paces Women's Soccer to Rout of Emmanuel (Ga.), 4-0
    October 31, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Rachael Nobbs tallied her first goal of the season and dished out two assists while the women’s soccer team battered Emmanuel (Ga.), 4-0, in a Conference Carolinas match on a cold Friday evening for Senior Day in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Saturday's Soccer Matches Moved to Friday Due to Weather
    October 29, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The men’s and women’s soccer matches against Emmanuel (Ga.) scheduled for Nov. 1 have been moved to Friday, Oct. 31 due to a cold front coming through the Banner Elk area, announced Lees-McRae Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail.
  • Women's Soccer Blanked by King (Tenn.), 3-0
    October 28, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a 3-0 decision to King (Tenn.) in Conference Carolinas action Tuesday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Women's Soccer Drops Overtime Battle at Barton, 2-1
    October 25, 2014
    WILSON, N.C. --- Redshirt sophomore Kate Brandon notched her first goal of the season, but the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team fell in overtime, 2-1, to Conference Carolinas foe Barton Saturday afternoon at Barton Soccer Field in Wilson, N.C.
  • Thornton Tortures North Greenville, Briggs Breaks Record in 2-1 Road Win
    October 22, 2014
    TIGERVILLE, S.C. --- Senior Meagan Thornton powered the offense with a goal and an assist while the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team struck for two late goals in an eight-minute span to claim a 2-1 victory against North Greenville in Conference Carolinas action Wednesday afternoon at Pepsi Stadium in Tigerville, S.C.
  • Women's Soccer Drops Decision at Belmont Abbey, 2-1
    October 18, 2014
    BELMONT, N.C. --- Junior Erica Allen tallied her fourth goal of the season, matching the team-high, but the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision at Belmont Abbey in Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field in Belmont, N.C.
  • Bobcats Fall Victim To Late Tally at Catawba, 1-0
    October 15, 2014
    SALISBURY, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a tough 1-0 decision to Catawba Wednesday evening at Frock Field in Salisbury, N.C.
  • Penalty Kick Dooms Women's Soccer Against Converse, 1-0
    October 11, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team fell victim to a penalty kick in the 82nd minute while dropping a 1-0 decision to Conference Carolina foe Converse on a rainy Saturday afternoon at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Thornton, Allen Lead Charge in Win Against Limestone, 2-1
    October 08, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Senior Meagan Thornton and junior Erica Allen scored a goal and notched an assist each while the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team thwarted Limestone, 2-1, in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Battle Mount Olive to Tie, 1-1
    October 04, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Sarah Mahar tallied her third goal of the season and senior Kaitlyn Briggs had four saves while the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team played to a 1-1 tie with Mount Olive at Tate Field Saturday afternoon in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Women's Soccer Falls to Tusculum, 4-1
    October 01, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Mikaela Renfro notched her second goal of the season, but the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team fell to Tusculum, 4-1, at Tate Field Wednesday evening in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Mahar's Magic Elevates Bobcats, 1-0
    September 29, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Sarah Mahar provided some magic with a goal in the 87th minute to lift the Lees-McRae women’s soccer to a 1-0 win against Mars Hill Monday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Women's Soccer Falls Short to Pfeiffer, 2-1
    September 27, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Freshman Kelsey Twigg scored her second goal in as many matches, but it wasn’t enough while the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision to Pfeiffer in Conference Carolinas action at Tate Field Saturday afternoon in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Briggs Breaks Shutout Record, Thornton Scores Twice in Handling of Southern Wesleyan, 5-0
    September 24, 2014
    CENTRAL, S.C. --- Senior Kaitlyn Briggs set a school record with her 22nd career shutout and senior teammate Meagan Thornton tallied two goals and an assist while the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team battered Southern Wesleyan, 5-0, in Conference Carolinas action Wednesday evening at Childs Field in Central, S.C.
  • Langille and Mahar Light Up Erskine in Win, 4-1
    September 20, 2014
    DUE WEST, S.C. --- Lees-McRae sophomore Lena Langille tallied two goals on three shots leading the women’s soccer team to a 4-1 Conference Carolinas road win against Erskine Saturday afternoon in Due West, S.C.
  • Women's Soccer Stifled By No. 15 Tampa, 2-0
    September 14, 2014
    St. AUGUSTINE, Fla. --- Senior Meagan Thornton (Millville, N.J.) registered a match-high five shots, but the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to No. 15 Tampa Sunday afternoon in St. Augustine, Fla.
  • Bobcats Fall Short in Double OT Loss at Flagler, 2-1
    September 12, 2014
    St. AUGUSTINE, Fla. --- Freshman Kelsey Twigg notched her first career goal, but the Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a heartbreaking 2-1 double overtime match to Flagler at Saints Field in St. Augustine, Fla. Friday evening.
  • Women's Soccer Falls at North Georgia, 4-1
    September 07, 2014
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team dropped a 4-1 decision to North Georgia in its season opener Sunday afternoon in Dahlonega, Ga.
  • LMC Women's Soccer Tabbed Third in Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches' Poll
    August 25, 2014
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team was tabbed third in the Conference Carolinas coaches’ preseason poll, the league office announced Monday morning.
  • Karrie Miller Named Women's Soccer Assistant Coach
    July 28, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Karrie Miller has been named the Lees-McRae women’s soccer assistant coach, announced Vice President Director of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail Monday afternoon.
  • LMC Women's Soccer Announces Home Friendly Fall Slate
    July 02, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s soccer team will host nine matches during the 2014 slate, announced head coach Nick Whiting Wednesday afternoon.