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Moxley receives second Rookie of the Week honor

Emily Moxley (13) during UNCW's matchup with James Madison at UNCW Soccer Stadium on Oct. 24, 2019.

Erin Howard, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2019

Freshman forward, Emily Moxley, scored UNC Wilmington’s goal in a double-overtime tie against Hofstra on Sunday, securing a point for her team and a second Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week honor for herself.  With the tie at Hofstra, led by Moxley’s goal, and a win over James Madison on...

Schneider gets Defensive Player of the Week nod

Sydney Schneider (1)

Erin Howard, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2019

It has been a big week for Sydney Schneider and UNC Wilmington.   After the team’s 2-0 and 1-0 wins over Drexel and William & Mary, Schneider secured Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Week honors as UNCW secured its fifth-straight shutout, a school record.   They have held opponents s...

Seahawks close out first weekend of conference play with a win

UNCW women's soccer pregame vs. Northeastern on Sep. 29, 2019

Erin Howard, Contributing Writer

September 30, 2019

Alumni of the 2009 UNC Wilmington women’s soccer team had two reasons to celebrate Sunday afternoon. The former players returned to UNCW Soccer Stadium in honor of the 10-year-anniversary of their championship season, and they got to watch the Seahawks get a win of their own, defeating Northeastern 2-0 in...

Women’s soccer season ends with Elon tie

Ashley Johnson (21)

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

October 23, 2018

For the second straight year, UNC Wilmington women’s soccer required a win its season finale to earn a spot in the Colonial Athletic Association tournament. At one point in its Tuesday night contest against Elon (3-10-4, 1-7-1 CAA), the Seahawks held a two-goal lead that would have sent them to...

UNCW downs Towson, stays alive in CAA race

UNCW downs Towson, stays alive in CAA race

Lanre Badmus, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018

The UNC Wilmington women’s soccer team entered Sunday afternoon’s CAA matchup with Towson in need of a win to keep its Colonial Athletic Association Conference Tournament hopes alive. After a real rollercoaster of a game, they did just that in a 4-3 overtime win at UNCW Soccer Stadium. The Seahawks...

Schneider helps Jamaica qualify for World Cup

Schneider helps Jamaica qualify for World Cup

Lanre Badmus, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

The Jamaica women’s national soccer team made history on Wednesday night when it became the first Caribbean nation to qualify for the FIFA Women’s World Cup. And with it, UNC Wilmington got a little piece of that history as well. UNCW women’s soccer goalkeeper Sydney Schneider was the starting...

Women’s soccer coach Paul Cairney placed on leave amidst allegations

Women's soccer coach Paul Cairney placed on leave amidst allegations

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor

January 17, 2018

UNC Wilmington women's soccer coach Paul Cairney has been placed on indefinite leave while the university looks into allegations against him, per the Wilmington StarNews. The nature of the allegations is unknown. The university said in a release Wednesday that it was aware of the allegations against Ca...

Women’s soccer snaps losing skid in 1-0 win over CofC

Midfielder Blair Pearce (27) during UNCW's 1-0 win over College of Charleston on Thursday.

Tanner Lindsay, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2017

UNC Wilmington women’s soccer picked up its second CAA win of the season Thursday night with a 1-0 over rival College of Charleston. The Seahawks (6-10-2, 2-5-1 CAA) jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the third minute thanks to Baley Edwards’ third goal of the season. Edwards converted off a rebound...

Q&A with women’s soccer star Molly McGarry

Molly McGarry

Lanre Badmus, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017

UNC Wilmington women’s soccer freshman Molly McGarry was named the Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week for the second consecutive week on Sept. 18. The midfielder out of Charlotte, N.C., scored both of UNCW’s goals in a 2-1 home victory over Campbell on Sept. 17. McGarry also scored...

Seahawks, Waters flush Dukes in 3-0 win

Savannah Andrews weaves her way through the James Madison defense in UNC Wilmington's 3-0 victory on Thursday, Sept. 28.

Brandon Sans, Assistant Sports Editor

September 28, 2017

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