2011 Women's Soccer News

May 18, 2012
Soccer Team Ranks Ninth Nationally in Attendance
The Michigan Tech women’s soccer team ranked ninth in the nation in home attendance in NCAA Div. II in 2011. The Huskies averaged 357 fans per game.

December 9, 2011
Soccer Teams Earns Academic Honor
The Michigan Tech soccer team recently earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award.

November 18, 2011
Second Soccer Season a Success
The Michigan Tech soccer team had another successful season posting a 7-9-1 overall and 5-9-1 league record in its second season.

October 29, 2011
Soccer Season Ends in Marquette
Becky Schmidt scored the game-winning goal for Northern Michigan off a penalty kick in overtime to give the Wildcats a 2-1 win over the Michigan Tech soccer team Friday (Oct. 28).

October 24, 2011
Boardman Nets GLIAC Honors
Michigan Tech forward Katie Boardman earned Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Soccer Player of the Week honors after leading the Huskies to a pair of wins over the weekend.

October 23, 2011
Soccer Posts Shutout in Final Home Game
Alyssa Hynnek scored one goal and added one assist to lead the Michigan Tech soccer team to a 3-0 victory over Saginaw Valley State in its final home game of the season Friday (Oct. 23).

October 22, 2011
Offensive Flurry Lifts Soccer Team to Win
Katie Boardman tallied a school record six points (two goals, two assists) to lead the Michigan Tech soccer team to a 5-1 win over Northwood in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action Friday (Oct. 21). Tech's five goals also set a record for most goals in one game.

October 16, 2011
Grand Valley Blanks Tech Soccer
Ashley Botts factored into all three goals for No. 3 Grand Valley State in a 3-0 victory over the Michigan Tech soccer team Sunday (Oct. 16).

October 14, 2011
Soccer Scores 2-1 Win
Heavy winds and rain could not stop the Michigan Tech soccer team as it defeated Ferris State 2-1 in conference play Friday (Oct. 14). Tech improves to 5-7-1 overall and 3-7-1 in the league.

October 10, 2011
Soccer Falls at Findlay
Caitlyn Theaker scored twice to lift Findlay to a 3-1 win over the Michigan Tech soccer team Sunday (Oct. 9).

October 8, 2011
Tiffin Soccer Defeats Tech
The Michigan Tech women's soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision at Tiffin Friday (Oct. 7). Tech (4-6-1, 2-6-1) out shot Tiffin (7-3-2, 6-1-1) 14-12 in the match.

October 2, 2011
Soccer Wins Second GLIAC Game
The Michigan Tech soccer team defeated Lake Erie 2-1 to earn its second Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory of the season Sunday (Oct. 2).

October 1, 2011
Ashland Defeats Tech Soccer
The Michigan Tech soccer team scored first but Ashland answered with two goals to claim a 2-1 win Friday (Sept. 30) at Sherman Field.

September 26, 2011
Saginaw Defeats Tech Soccer 3-0
Samantha Echols scored twice for Saginaw Valley State in a 3-0 win over the Michigan Tech soccer team Sunday (Sept. 25).

September 24, 2011
Soccer Earns First Conference Win
Katie Boardman, McKenzie Hengesh and Janelle Riedl each scored for Michigan Tech in a 3-1 win at Northwood in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference soccer action Friday (Sept. 23).

September 18, 2011
Soccer Falters at Ferris State
Bri Borgman scored two goals for Ferris State in a 3-1 win over the Michigan Tech soccer team Sunday (Sept. 18). The Bulldogs improve to 2-4-1 overall and 1-1-2 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Huskies fall to 2-3-1 overall and 0-3-1 in the league.

September 17, 2011
Lakers Sink Tech Soccer 4-0
Ashley Botts scored twice to lead No. 19 Grand Valley State to a 4-0 shutout over the Michigan Tech soccer team Friday (Sept. 16). The Lakers (2-0-2, 2-0-0), who are the defending national champions, out shot the Huskies (2-2-1, 0-2-1) 27-8 in the match.

September 9, 2011
Soccer Posts Tie at Ohio Dominican
Michigan Tech freshman McKenzie Hengesh scored one goal and assisted on the other in a 2-2 draw at Ohio Dominican in GLIAC soccer action Friday (Sept. 9). The tie is the first in school history for the Huskies.

September 8, 2011
Soccer Falls in GLIAC Opener
The Michigan Tech women's soccer team opened Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with a 3-1 loss to Northern Michigan Wednesday (Sept. 7) at Sherman Field.

September 4, 2011
Soccer Drops Crookston, 3-0
Sophomore MaryBeth Spoehr posted her first shutout of the season and the sixth of career as the Michigan Tech soccer team defeated Minnesota, Crookston 3-0 Sunday (Sept. 4) at Sherman Field.

September 3, 2011
Boardman Leads Soccer Team to Win
Sophomore Katie Boardman scored twice and assisted on the third goal to lead the Michigan Tech soccer team to a 3-2 home victory over Bemidji State Saturday (Sept. 3). With the win, the Huskies remain a perfect 3-0 against non-conference opponents in school history.

August 26, 2011
Bethany Schaefer Bio
Bethany Schaefer Bio

August 25, 2011
Soccer Picked Fifth in Preseason Poll
The Michigan Tech women's soccer team was picked fifth in the North Division in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll.

August 5, 2011
Tech Soccer Ready to Kick Off 2011 Season
The Michigan Tech women's soccer team has high hopes for the 2011 campaign. The Huskies return 17 players from the inaugural season, where they finished with a 7-10-0 overall record and a 5-10-0 mark in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.

March 30, 2011
Soccer Signs Forward from Wisconsin
Marlee Buss, a forward from Kimberly, Wis., has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Michigan Tech soccer team in 2011 head coach Michelle Jacob announced.

March 29, 2011
Soccer Team Participates in Reading Month Festivities in Local Community
The Michigan Tech women's soccer team has helped local schools participate in March is Reading Month by returning to their roots and reading to classes of elementary-aged students from Houghton and Chassell. The experience has given the athletes an opportunity to influence future potential Huskies off the field.

March 8, 2011
Soccer Signs Five
Michigan Tech head soccer coach Michelle Jacob announced recently that five players have signed National Letters of Intent to join the team for the 2011 season.

January 12, 2011
Tech Soccer Team, Hoffman, Honored by NSCAA
The Michigan Tech soccer team was honored recently with a pair of awards from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA).