Women's Soccer

December 10, 2016 Kailey Jo Named to NSCAA Central Region Scholar-Athlete Third Team Calvin College senior Kailey Jo has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Central Region Scholar-Athlete third team.
November 30, 2016 Calvin's Kailey Jo Named to NSCAA Division III All-Central Region Third Team Calvin College junior KaileyJo has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Division III All-Central Region third team.
November 8, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Players Land All-MIAA Honors Three members of the Calvin women's soccer team have received All-MIAA honors.
November 3, 2016 Women’s Soccer Falls in MIAA Tournament to Hope The Calvin women’s soccer team fell to the Flying Dutch of Hope College in the semifinals of the MIAA Tournament on Thursday evening, 4-0. The Knights finish the season with an 11-9-1 record. The Knights finished in third place in the MIAA at 10-5-1.
November 1, 2016 Kailey Jo Named MIAA Defensive Player of the Week Calvin defender Kailey Jo has earned the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week Award on Tuesday for matches through Nov. 1. This is the first time in her career that she has earned this honor.
November 1, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer To Travel to Hope for MIAA Tournament Semifinal Thursday Night The Calvin women’s soccer team will travel to Hope for an MIAA Tournament semifinal game Thursday night at 7 p.m. at Van Andel Stadium.
October 31, 2016 Women's Soccer Edged by Hope 1-0 in Rivalry Contest By Gina de Haan Calvin dropped a narrow 1-0 decision to rival Hope Monday afternoon in its regular season finale.
October 29, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Celebrates Senior Day With 4-1 Victory Over Olivet GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's soccer team celebrated senior day with a 4-1 victory over the visiting Olivet Comets Saturday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
October 28, 2016 Calvin Soccer Teams Hosting Think Pink Fundraiser The Calvin soccer teams are participating in “Think Pink” matches on Saturday. The men’s soccer team welcomes Trine and the women’s soccer team welcomes Olivet to Zuidema Field on Saturday.
October 27, 2016 Kailey Jo Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Women's Soccer Team Calvin College senior Kailey Jo has been named to the CoSIDA Division III Academic All-District team in women's soccer.
October 26, 2016 Women’s Soccer Sinks Alma in Overtime On a cold and rainy Wednesday afternoon, the Calvin women’s soccer team hosted the Alma College Scots for a key, late season matchup as both teams are fighting for a spot in next week’s four-team MIAA Tournament.
October 22, 2016 Women’s Soccer Smashes Saint Mary’s, 3-0 The Calvin women’s soccer team moved into third place in the MIAA with a 3-0 victory at Saint Mary’s on Saturday afternoon. The Knights improve to 9-7-1 on the year and 8-4-1 in MIAA action. Calvin is three points ahead of Alma in fourth place.
October 18, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Comes-From-Behind to Claim Conference Win at Adrian ADRIAN, Mich. - Calvin used four unanswered goals to propel itself to a 4-2 come-from-behind conference victory at Adrian Tuesday night.
October 15, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Knocks Off MIAA Leader Kalamazoo 2-0 By Gina de Haan Calvin topped the league-leading Kalamazoo College Hornets 2-0 Saturday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
October 12, 2016 Women's Soccer Suffers Shutout Defeat at Albion ALBION, Mich. - A quick flip of the switch allowed Albion to gain the momentum and claim a 3-0 victory over Calvin Wednesday night at Albion's Davis Athletic Complex.
October 4, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Tops Trine to Snap Losing Skid By Gina de Haan GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's soccer team snapped a three-game losing streak with a 1-0 victory over Trine University Tuesday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
October 4, 2016 Kailey Jo Steps Into Senior Leadership Role With Calvin Women's Soccer Team The Calvin Sports Information Department recently sat down with senior Kailey Jo of the Calvin women's soccer team for a quick question and answer session.
October 1, 2016 Hope Tops Women’s Soccer, 3-0 The women’s soccer team snapped a three-match unbeaten streak against the Flying Dutch on Saturday. Hope defeated the Knights, 3-0.
September 28, 2016 Women's Soccer Falls in Overtime at Olivet OLIVET, Mich. Playing its second game in as many days, the Calvin women's soccer team suffered a tough 3-2 overtime loss at Olivet Wednesday afternoon.
September 27, 2016 Women’s Soccer Falls to Wheaton The Calvin women’s soccer team fell to Wheaton on Tuesday afternoon, 1-0. The loss moves Calvin to 5-4-1 on the year and Wheaton improves to 3-6-0.
September 24, 2016 Women’s Soccer Rallies to Tie Alma, 2-2 The Calvin women’s soccer team rallied from two down to tie Alma on Saturday afternoon, 2-2. The tie moves Calvin to 5-3-1 and 4-1-1 in the MIAA.
September 20, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Shuts Out Saint Mary's 5-0 at Zuidema Field By Gina de Haan The Calvin women's soccer team remained unbeaten at home this fall, defeating Saint Mary's 5-0 Tuesday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
September 17, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Downs Adrian at Zuidema Field GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Calvin got back on the winning track with a 3-1 conference victory over Adrian College Saturday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
September 15, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Edged by Kalamazoo in 2-1 Overtime Thriller After claiming an overtime win at Kalamazoo a year ago Calvin had the tables turned on itself Thursday night as the Hornets knocked off the Knights 2-1 in an overtime thriller.
September 12, 2016 No. 11 Women’s Soccer Smacks Albion Despite its busy schedule the previous weekend, it was Calvin who came out on top, handing the Brits their second loss of the season by a score of 4-0.
September 11, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Falls to No. 2 Wash. U St. Louis, Mo. - Playing its third game in four days, the Calvin women's soccer team dropped a 3-0 decision to second-ranked Washington University of St. Louis Saturday afternoon.
September 10, 2016 Women's Soccer Uses Lightning Strike From Veenstra to Foil Fontbonne 1-0 ST. LOUIS, MO. - The Calvin women's soccer team overcame two lengthy weather delays to claim a 1-0 victory over Fontbonne University late Friday night on the campus of Washington University of St. Louis.
September 8, 2016 Women's Soccer Opens Conference Play With 5-2 Win at Trine ANGOLA, Ind. - The Calvin women's soccer team opened its 2016 MIAA campaign with a 5-2 victory at Trine University Wednesday afternoon.
September 1, 2016 Women's Soccer Falls in Season Opener to University of Chicago 2-0 CHICAGO, Ill. - Calvin opened its 2016 campaign with a 2-0 loss at the University of Chicago Thursday afternoon
August 26, 2016 Women's Soccer Picked Third in MIAA Poll - Prepares for Upcoming 2016 Campaign Picked to finish third in the MIAA preseason coaches' poll, the Calvin women's soccer team is preparing for the upcoming 2016 season
August 2, 2016 Calvin Women's Soccer Ranked 11th in NSCAA Division III Preseason Top 25 Poll The Calvin women’s soccer team is ranked 11th in the preseason Division III Top 25 poll released by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America today.
April 28, 2016 Calvin C Club Announces Gretchen Toxopeus Pyles as 2016 Knight of Distinction Award Recipient Calvin’s C Club organization announces the awarding of the 2016 Knight of Distinction Award to Gretchen Toxopeus Pyles ’91, of Amherst, New Hampshire.
February 5, 2016 Taylor Ten Harmsel: Reflecting Back Looking back on her college experience, Taylor Ten Harmsel, a four-year starter at midfield on the varsity women’s soccer team, says she wouldn’t have changed a thing. Ten Harmsel says that the past four years at Calvin College have been amazing, in terms of school, soccer, friends and everything else in between.
January 25, 2016 Taylor Ten Harmsel Named D3soccer.com All-American Calvin College senior Taylor Ten Harmsel has been named a D3soccer.com All-American.
December 11, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Finishes 14th in Final NSCAA Division III Top 25 Poll The Calvin women's soccer team has been ranked 14th in the final Division III Top 25 poll conducted by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
December 4, 2015 Taylor Ten Harmsel Named Third Team NSCAA Division III All-American Calvin College senior Taylor Ten Harmsel has been named a third team NSCAA Division III All-American.
December 2, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Players Receive NSCAA Division III All-Central Region Honors Four members of the Calvin women's soccer team have received National Soccer Coaches Association of America Division III All-Central Region honors.
November 22, 2015 Taylor Ten Harmsel Named CoSIDA Academic All-American in Women's Soccer Calvin College senior Taylor Ten Harmsel has been named a CoSIDA Academic All-American in women's soccer.
November 21, 2015 Women’s Soccer Falls in NCAA Quarterfinals The Calvin women’s soccer season came to an end on Saturday with a 4-0 loss to No. 9 Centre in the NCAA Quarterfinals.
November 20, 2015 Overtime Goal Lifts Women’s Soccer to NCAA Quarterfinals The Calvin women’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA Quarterfinals with a dramatic 1-0 overtime win over No. 5 Carnegie Mellon on Friday.
November 16, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Headed to NCAA III Sectional at Carnegie Mellon University The Calvin women's soccer team is headed to an NCAA III Sectional hosted by Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
November 14, 2015 Women's Soccer Claims 1-0 Win Over DePauw in NCAA III Regional Final By John Leerar GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- The Calvin women’s soccer team took on the Tigers of DePauw University on Saturday in a regional final matchup and came out on top by a 1-0 score.
November 13, 2015 Women’s Soccer Defeats MSOE in NCAA First Round, 3-2 The Calvin women’s soccer team opened the NCAA Tournament with a 3-2 win over MSOE on a cold Friday at Zuidema Field.
November 11, 2015 Women’s Soccer Has Five Seniors Earn MIAA Honors- Ten Harmsel Named MVP Five Calvin women’s soccer seniors earned spots on the All-MIAA teams on Wednesday.
November 9, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer to Host NCAA III Regional at Zuidema Field The Calvin women's soccer team will host a four-team NCAA III regional tournament this Friday and Saturday.
November 9, 2015 Women’s Soccer Sweeps MIAA Weekly Honors On Monday, Calvin midfielder Paige Capel has earned the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week Award for a second-straight week. Senior defender Jaimie Verbal was named the Defensive Player of the Week as well by the conference.
November 7, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Team Defeats Hope 3-0 To Capture MIAA Tournament Title GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's soccer team captured the 2015 MIAA Tournament title with a 3-0 win over Hope Saturday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
November 5, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Moves On to MIAA Tournament Finals With 2-0 Win Over Olivet GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's soccer team advanced to the MIAA Tournament Championship game with a 2-0 victory over visiting Olivet in the MIAA Tournament semifinals Thursday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
November 2, 2015 Paige Capel Named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week in Women's Soccer Calvin midfielder Paige Capel has earned the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week Award on Monday for matches through Nov. 1.
November 2, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Gains Tie at Hope - Finishes MIAA Regular Season Unbeaten HOLLAND, Mich. - Playing in its third road game in six days, the Calvin women's soccer team dug down to find enough energy to gain a 0-0 double-overtime tie at rival Hope Monday night at Van Andel Stadium.
October 31, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Clinches MIAA Regular Season Title With 1-0 Win at Olivet OLIVET - The Calvin women's soccer team clinched the MIAA regular season title with a 1-0 win at Olivet Saturday afternoon.
October 29, 2015 Hiegel and TenHarmsel Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team in Women's Soccer Calvin College seniors Kelsey Hiegel and Taylor TenHarmsel have been named to the CoSIDA Division III Academic All-District 6 teams in women's soccer.
October 28, 2015 Calvin Goalkeeper's Big Heart On Display in 4-3 Overtime Victory at Alma Longtime Calvin men's soccer coach Dr. Marv Zuidema often stated that the goal of athletic competition is to "play fair, share and care."
October 27, 2015 Women’s Soccer Wins Overtime Thriller at Alma The Calvin women’s soccer team improved to 15-2-1 on the year with a double-overtime victory at Alma on Tuesday afternoon. The Knights defeated the Scots, 4-3.
October 24, 2015 Women's Soccer Celebrates Senior Day With Shutout of Saint Mary's The Calvin women's soccer team celebrated Senior Day with a 4-0 victory over the visiting Belles of Saint Mary's College.
October 23, 2015 Calvin Goalkeeper's Comeback Subject of Mlive.com Story Calvin women's soccer goalkeeper Holly Ellerbroek is the subject of an Mlive.com story after completing an amazing comeback from three heart surgeries.
October 21, 2015 Women’s Soccer Overcomes Adrian and Weather The rain and Bulldogs could not stop the Knights on Wednesday afternoon at Zuidema Field. Calvin defeated Adrian, 4-0, to improve to 13-2-1 on the year and 11-0-1 in the MIAA.
October 19, 2015 Taylor TenHarmsel Named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week in Women's Soccer For the second time this year, Calvin College senior Taylor TenHarmsel has been named the MIAA Offensive Player of the Week in women's soccer.
October 17, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Team Finds Gold In Overtime Win at Kalamazoo KALAMAZOO - The Calvin women's soccer team remains on top of the MIAA standings after a 1-0 double-overtime victory at Kalamazoo Saturday afternoon.
October 13, 2015 No. 25 Women’s Soccer Blanks Britons, 1-0 The Calvin women’s soccer team continued its winning ways on Tuesday afternoon, defeating Albion, 1-0.
October 7, 2015 Women’s Soccer Tops Trine, 3-0 - Takes Over First Place in MIAA Standings The Calvin women’s soccer team remained unbeaten in MIAA action defeating Trine, 3-0. The Knights improve to 10-2-1 on the year and 8-0-1 in the conference.
October 3, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Team Battles Hope to 0-0 Double-Overtime Tie The Calvin women's soccer team battled rival Hope to a 0-0 double-overtime tie Saturday afternoon at Calvin's Zuidema Field.
October 2, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Prepares for Rivalry Showdown With Hope On Saturday the Calvin women's soccer team will host the Flying Dutch of Hope College in a rivalry matchup and first place MIAA showdown.
September 30, 2015 Calvin Hosts Third Annual Knight of Nets Weekend Calvin athletics will once again partner with Cornerstone University to support the Knight of Nets event.
September 29, 2015 Women’s Soccer Rallies for Ninth-Straight Win The Calvin women’s soccer team rallied to defeat Olivet on Tuesday, 3-1. The win is the ninth-straight victory for the Knights.
September 28, 2015 Paige Capel Named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week in Women's Soccer The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) has named Calvin midfielder Paige Capel as the league’s Women’s Offensive Player of the Week in women's soccer for matches through Sept. 27.
September 26, 2015 Calvin Women’s Soccer Ousts Alma, 6-1 By Paul Kluitenberg The Calvin Women’s Soccer extended its win streak to eight games today in an impressive 6-1 victory against the Scots of Alma College.
September 23, 2015 Women’s Soccer Sinks Saint Mary’s For Seventh-Straight Win The Calvin women’s soccer team picked up its seventh-straight victory on the year Wednesday afternoon at Saint Mary’s, 3-0.
September 23, 2015 Calvin Men's and Women's Soccer Teams Receive NSCAA College Team Academic Award The Calvin men's and women's soccer teams have both received the NSCAA College Team Academic Award for the 2014-15 academic year.
September 21, 2015 Ten Harmsel and Hiegel Named MIAA Players of the Week in Women's Soccer The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) named Calvin midfielder Taylor Ten Harmsel and fellow teammate defender Kelsey Hiegel as the league’s Women’s Soccer Players of the Week for matches through Sept. 20.
September 19, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Claims OT Win at Adrian ADRIAN ? The Calvin women?s soccer team stretched its win streak to six games and remained unbeaten in MIAA play with a dramatic 1-0 overtime victory at Adrian College Saturday afternoon.
September 17, 2015 Women's Soccer Edges Kalamazoo 3-2 - Stretches Win Streak to Five Playing its third game in less than a week, the Calvin women's soccer team secured a 3-2 conference victory over visiting Kalamazoo College Thursday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
September 14, 2015 Late Goal Lifts Women’s Soccer The Calvin College women’s soccer team remained undefeated in MIAA action with a 1-0 victory at Albion on Monday afternoon.
September 12, 2015 Women’s Soccer Upsets No. 11 Chicago 3-1 The Calvin College women’s soccer team upset the No. 11 Maroons of the University of Chicago, 3-1 on Saturday afternoon.
September 9, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Tops Trine 2-0 The Calvin women’s soccer team picked up its second-straight victory on the year with a 2-0 victory over the Trine Thunder at Zuidema Field.
September 5, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Downs DePauw 3-0 BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Calvin women’s soccer team picked up its first victory of the young season with an impressive 3-0 victory over the DePauw Tigers at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Classic.
September 4, 2015 Women's Soccer Edged by Illinois Wesleyan 1-0 at Titan Classic BLOOMINGTON, IL – Calvin took on fourth-ranked Illinois Wesleyan Friday night at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Classic.
September 1, 2015 Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener at Wheaton College WHEATON, IL - The Calvin women's soccer team opened its 2015 season in tough fashion, falling at 18th-ranked Wheaton College Tuesday night at Joe Bean Stadium.
August 18, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Team Readies for 2015 Season The Calvin women's soccer team has plans of turning things around in 2015.
August 18, 2015 Calvin Women's Soccer Picked Fourth in MIAA Preseason Poll The Calvin women's soccer team has been picked to finish fourth in the 2015 MIAA preseason coaches' poll.
December 17, 2014 Taylor Ten Harmsel Receives Academic Honors from NSCAA Calvin College junior midfielder Taylor Ten Harmsel has received academic honors from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
December 4, 2014 Taylor Ten Harmsel Receives NSCAA All-Central Region Honors For the second straight year, Taylor Ten Harmsel of the Calvin women's soccer team has received NSCAA Division III All-Central Region honors.
November 12, 2014 Taylor Ten Harmsel and Paige Capel Named to All-MIAA Women's Soccer Team Calvin College juniors Paige Capel and Taylor Ten Harmsel have both been named to the All-MIAA women's soccer first team released earlier today.
November 3, 2014 Women's Soccer Closes Out Season With 2-0 Loss To Hope By Mark DeHaan HOLLAND - The Calvin women's soccer team closed out its 2014 campaign with a 2-0 loss at rival Hope Monday evening.
November 1, 2014 Women's Soccer Closes Out Home Schedule With 7-3 Win Over Olivet By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer played its final home game of the year on Saturday and came away with a 7-3 victory over the Comets of Olivet College.
October 30, 2014 Calvin Soccer Teams To Feature Breast Cancer Awareness Theme for Saturday Doubleheader The Calvin men's and women's soccer teams will feature a Breast Cancer Awareness theme on Saturday for a doubleheader against Olivet.
October 28, 2014 Women's Soccer Falls to Kalamazoo 2-1 KALAMAZOO – The Calvin women’s soccer team could not make a halftime lead hold up as the Hornets of Kalamazoo College scored a pair of second half goals to record a 2-1 win over the Knights Tuesday evening.
October 25, 2014 Women's Soccer Shuts Down Adrian 4-0 By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team snapped a five-game winless streak with a convincing 4-0 victory over visiting Adrian College Saturday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
October 22, 2014 Women's Soccer Drops 3-2 Decision to Albion By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team dropped a 3-2 decision to visiting Albion Wednesday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
October 18, 2014 Women's Soccer Falls to Saint Mary's 2-1 NOTRE DAME, IN - The winless streak continued for the Calvin women's soccer team on Saturday as the Knights suffered a 2-1 conference defeat at Saint Mary's College.
October 11, 2014 Calvin Women's Soccer Records Scoreless Tie at Trine ANGOLA, In - For the second consecutive game, Calvin recorded a tie against a conference opponent.
October 8, 2014 Calvin Women's Soccer Claims 1-1 Tie at Alma ALMA - The Calvin women's soccer team opened the second half of its MIAA scheduled with a 1-1 double-overtime tie at Alma Wednesday afternoon.
October 4, 2014 Women's Soccer Falls to Hope 3-0 The Knights hosted the rival Flying Dutch of Hope College on an overcast Saturday afternoon at Zuidema Field.
September 30, 2014 Women's Soccer Extends Win Streak With 5-0 Shutout at Olivet After suffering through a five-game losing streak at the outset of the year, the Calvin women's soccer team has reversed its course
September 27, 2014 Women's Soccer Extends Win Streak With 2-0 Shutout of Kalamazoo By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team hosted the Hornets of Kalamazoo College on Saturday afternoon, looking to keep its conference win streak intact.
September 24, 2014 Women's Soccer Gains 2-0 Shutout at Adrian ADRIAN - Calvin picked up its second consecutive conference victory with a 2-0 win at Adrian Wednesday night at Adrian's Docking Stadium
September 20, 2014 Women's Soccer Snaps Losing Skid With 1-0 Win at Albion ALBION - Calvin snapped a five-game losing skid with a 1-0 MIAA victory at Albion Saturday afternoon.
September 16, 2014 Women's Soccer Drops 1-0 Decision to Saint Mary's By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team played its final contest of a four game home stand on Tuesday afternoon, welcoming the Belles of Saint Mary's to Zuidema Field.
September 13, 2014 Women's Soccer Falls to Wheaton 1-0 By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team hosted Wheaton College on Saturday for its final non-conference matchup of the season.
September 11, 2014 Women's Soccer Edged by Trine 1-0 Calvin's four-game home stand continued on Thursday with a conference game against Trine University at Zuidema Field.
September 8, 2014 Women's Soccer Falls to Alma in Overtime in MIAA Opener By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team opened up its conference schedule at home on Monday afternoon, hosting the Scots of Alma College at Zuidema Field.
August 30, 2014 Women's Soccer Falls at Augustana 2-1 AUGUSTANA, IL – Calvin suffered its first defeat on the young season, falling 2-1 at Augustana College Saturday afternoon.
August 29, 2014 Women's Soccer Opens Season With 3-2 Win at Augustana ROCK ISLAND, IL - The Calvin women's soccer team opened its 2014 campaign on a winning note, defeating Webster University 3-2 Friday afternoon in a game played on the campus of Augustana College (IL).
August 13, 2014 Calvin Women's Soccer Picked to Repeat as League Champions in MIAA Preseason Poll The defending MIAA champion Calvin women's soccer team has been picked to claim its third consecutive league title by the league coaches.
August 11, 2014 2014 Calvin Women's Soccer Preview By Mark DeHaan Expectations are high for the Calvin women's soccer program heading into the 2014 fall season.
August 8, 2014 Women's Soccer Ranked 24th in NSCAA Division III Preseason Top 25 Poll The Calvin women's soccer team is ranked 24th in the preseason Division III Top 25 poll released by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America earlier today.
July 7, 2014 Calvin women's soccer to host Calvin Elite Girls Day Soccer Camp The Calvin women's soccer team will be hosting its first Calvin Elite Girls Day Soccer Camp on August 13.
June 30, 2014 Calvin Teams/Scholar-Athletes Receive Academic Honors From MIAA The list of MIAA Team GPA Award honorees have been released and the Calvin women's soccer team tops the MIAA list. In addition, 149 Calvin schol-athletes have been named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll
January 3, 2014 Calvin Women's Soccer Team Receives NSCAA Award for Ethics and Sportsmanship The Calvin women’s soccer team has received the College Team Ethics and Sportsmanship Award from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Calvin was recognized as a Silver Award recipient. During the season, Calvin received just four yellow cards and did not receive a red card.
December 18, 2013 Calvin women's soccer players receive NSCAA Scholar All-North Central Region honors Two members of the Calvin women’s soccer team have received academic honors from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Senior Danielle Carter has been named to the NSCAA Division III Scholar All-North Central Region second team while senior Ashton Hearn has been named to the third team.
December 13, 2013 Calvin in Fourth Place in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Fall Sports Standings The latest set of Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup fall sports standings have been released and after an outstanding fall sports campaign, Calvin College stands in fourth place with 269 points. Williams (Mass) leads the standings with 376 points with Middlebury (Vt.) second with 310 points and Trinity (Tx.) third with 281 points.
December 10, 2013 Calvin Women's Soccer Team Cracks Final Division III Top 25 Polls The Calvin women’s soccer team has finished ranked in a pair of final season-ending national polls. Calvin is ranked 22nd in the final National Soccer Coaches Association of America Division III Top 25 post-season poll.
December 4, 2013 Calvin Lands Three on NSCAA Division III All-Central Region Women's Soccer Teams Three members of the Calvin women’s soccer team have been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Continental Tire Division III All-Central Region second team. Named to the NSCAA/Continental Tire Division III All-Central Region second team are senior Danielle Carter and sophomores Paige Capel and Taylor Ten Harmsel.
November 16, 2013 Women's Soccer Bows Out of NCAA III Tournament With 3-1 Loss at #1 Washington University Story by Mark DeHaan/Photo by James Byard ST. LOUIS, MO - Calvin women’s soccer advanced to second round play on Saturday evening on the campus of Washington University of St Louis. In the second round, the Knights faced the host Bears, ranked #1 in the country. Calvin was coming off a double-overtime 1-0 victory over Aurora University and Washington defeated St. Norbert 5-2 yesterday.
November 15, 2013 Women's Soccer Scores 1-0 OT Winner Over Aurora in First Round NCAA III Tournament Game Story By Mark DeHaan/Photos by Sahil Patel ST. LOUIS, MO - The Knights traveled to St. Louis for an NCAA Tournament first round contest against a familiar foe on Friday evening. Calvin women’s soccer was matched up against the Spartans of Aurora University for the second year in a row, a Spartan squad whom Calvin defeated 1-0 in overtime last season. In a game eerily similar to a year ago, the Knights once again defeated Aurora 1-0 - this time in double overtime. For the second straight year, the game-winning overtime goal also came off the foot of Calvin’s Paige Capel.
November 12, 2013 Calvin Lands Seven on All-MIAA Women's Soccer Teams Seven members of the MIAA champion Calvin women’s soccer team have received All-MIAA honors. Named to the All-MIAA first team from Calvin are senior midfielder Danielle Carter and sophomore forward Paige Capel and sophomore midfielder Taylor Ten Harmsel. Named to the All-MIAA second team from Calvin are senior goalkeeper Ashton Hearn, senior midfielder Heidi Scholten and sophomore defenders Sidney Kinney and Kelsey Hiegel.
November 11, 2013 Danielle Carter and Jaimie Verbal Receive MIAA Women's Soccer Player of the Week Honors ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin midfielder Danielle Carter and Calvin defender Jaimie Verbal its Players of the Week in women’s soccer for games played through November 9.
November 11, 2013 Women's Soccer Headed to St. Louis for NCAA III Tournament The Calvin women’s soccer team will travel to St. Louis, Missouri, for a four-team NCAA III regional hosted by Washington University of St. Louis. Calvin (18-2-2) will face Aurora (18-2-0) in a first round game on Friday at 8:30 p.m. (EST). Washington U. ((17-1-0) will face St. Norbert (15-3-2) in the other Friday first round game at 6 p.m.. The Calvin-Aurora game will feature a rematch of last year’s first round game won by Calvin 1-0 in overtime. Calvin will be making its 10th trip to the NCAA III Tournament including its eighth in the last nine years.
November 10, 2013 Calvin Defeats Hope 2-0 to Win MIAA Tournament Title By Mark DeHaan Facing the Flying Dutch of Hope for the second time in less than a week, the Calvin women's soccer team was looking to defeat Hope in as many chances when the Knights hosted the MIAA Tournament Final on Saturday. The Knights did just that, earning a 2-0 victory at home to claim the MIAA Tournament Championship and the conference's automatic qualifier for the NCAA Tournament.
November 8, 2013 Calvin women's soccer advances to MIAA Tournament final with 3-0 win over Adrian By Mark DeHaan Looking to avenge their most recent defeat, the Calvin women’s soccer team hosted the Bulldogs of Adrian on Thursday afternoon in a MIAA Tournament semi-final matchup. The Knights lost to the Bulldogs 1-0 just two weeks ago. A well-fought first half saw the game tied at the break, but three goals from the Knights in the second half, two from sophomore Paige Capel, earned Calvin a 3-0 victory as its defense stifled the Adrian attack.
November 4, 2013 Calvin women's soccer captures MIAA championship with 1-0 win over Hope The Calvin women's soccer team captured its seventh MIAA title in the last nine years with a 1-0 victory over rival Hope Monday afternoon at Zuidema Field while also clinching the top seed for the MIAA Tournament.
November 3, 2013 Women's Soccer Edges Olivet 1-0 to Set Up Monday Showdown With Hope Calvin claimed a hard-fought 1-0 victory, and with the win and a Hope 2-0 win over Kalamazoo, set up a big matchup against Hope at Calvin on Monday. Calvin and Hope are both tied for first place with 37 points apiece.
November 1, 2013 Women's Soccer Moves Into Share of MIAA Lead With 2-1 Win Over Kalamazoo Calvin women's soccer played host to Kalamazoo on Wednesday evening. The Knights entered the contest three points behind Hope in the conference standings, and with the win, would tie up the Flying Dutch for the MIAA lead as Hope was not in action. Calvin defeated the Hornets 4-0 at Kalamazoo earlier this season, and with a 2-1 win at Zuidema Field on Wednesday, swept the season series.
November 1, 2013 Ashton Hearn Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team in Women's Soccer Calvin senior Ashton Hearn has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District team in women’s soccer. Hearn is now eligible for Capital One Academic All-America consideration. Calvin is a member of District 6 which includes the states of Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota.
October 26, 2013 Women's Soccer Stunned by Late Adrian Goal in 1-0 Saturday Defeat ADRIAN - A sudden strike by Sam Barker stunned the Calvin women's soccer team and snapped a 12-game unbeaten streak by the Knights.
October 22, 2013 Calvin women's soccer uses late scoring flurry to defeat Albion 3-0 ALBION - For nearly 75 minutes, the Albion defense proved to be a brick wall. But once the Calvin women’s soccer team found an opening, the wall tumbled down as Knights gained a 3-0 victory to remain on top of the MIAA standings.
October 20, 2013 Calvin Women's Soccer Blanks Saint Mary's 3-0 Calvin was in no mood to tie on Saturday as the Knights recorded a 3-0 victory over the visiting Belles. The win boosts Calvin back into sole possession of first place in the MIAA standings, one point ahead of second place Alma.
October 17, 2013 Women's Soccer Topples Trine 3-1 By Mark DeHaan Calvin women's soccer hosted the Thunder of Trine on Saturday afternoon. The 18th ranked Knights entered the contest at 7-1-1 in the MIAA and atop the conference while Trine came in at 1-8-0 in league play.
October 17, 2013 Women's Soccer Ties Top-Ranked Wheaton 2-2 WHEATON, IL – In a matchup of nationally-ranked teams, Calvin battled non-conference rival Wheaton (IL) to a 2-2 double-overtime draw.
October 6, 2013 Calvin Women's Soccer Defeats Hope 2-1 By Mark DeHaan The Calvin women's soccer team traveled to Holland on Saturday to face the Flying Dutch of Hope College. In the final game of the first half of the conference schedule, the Knights claimed a come-from-behind 2-1 victory at Van Andel Stadium behind a pair of goals from sophomore Paige Capel.
October 2, 2013 Calvin Women's Soccer Rolls to 6-0 Win Over Olivet By Mark DeHaan Coming off a 4-0 win over Kalamazoo this past Saturday, the Knights women's soccer team tried to keep its offense rolling Wednesday against the visiting Comets of Olivet. After a scoreless opening 20 minutes to the contest, Calvin did just that, receiving six goals from five different players to earn a 6-0 victory.