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Duke ends Pitt men’s soccer’s historic season

Duke ends Pitt men’s soccer’s historic season

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Coming off its first ACC tournament win in program history, Pitt men’s soccer had all the momentum it needed to upset No. 7 Duke. But after 110 minutes of scoreless play, time ran out and the Panther’s Cinderella story was ended on penalty kicks.

Kizza propels Pitt past Virginia in ACC Tournament upset

Kizza propels Pitt past Virginia in ACC Tournament upset

By Ben Zimmer, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Pitt men’s soccer team opened ACC tournament play Wednesday night by shocking No. 6 Virginia, beating the Cavaliers 2-0 on the road and giving the Panthers their first ever ACC tournament win since joining the conference in 2013.

Pitt fails to win final game of the season

Pitt fails to win final game of the season

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

Pitt women’s soccer fell to Boston College, 7-0, in the final game of the season. Because of the result, the team will not advance to the ACC Tournament.

WVU bests Pitt men’s soccer 2-1 in Backyard Brawl

WVU bests Pitt men’s soccer 2-1 in Backyard Brawl

By Ben Zimmer, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Pitt men's soccer team was without leading scorer Edward Kizza and it hurt them Tuesday night — the Panthers fell 2-1 at WVU.

Pitt women’s soccer loses eighth straight game

Pitt women’s soccer loses eighth straight game

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Although the women’s soccer team lost to the Seminoles, redshirt senior forward Taylor Pryce says the team has seen improvement in performance. “I think the team is getting better,” Pryce said.

Men’s soccer kicks losing streak, wins to Temple, 3-2

Men’s soccer kicks losing streak, wins to Temple, 3-2

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Pitt men’s soccer team won against Temple after a tight game at home. The lead alternated between the two teams multiple times, but in the end, the Panthers won, 3-2, against the owls.

Men’s soccer falls to Cleveland State, 4-3

Men’s soccer falls to Cleveland State, 4-3

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

In a tough head to head game on Monday night, the Pitt men's soccer team struggled to keep a balance between the offense and defense. With multiple turnarounds score blocks, the team lost to Cleveland State, 4-3.

Pitt women’s soccer gets blown away by the Hurricanes

Pitt women’s soccer gets blown away by the Hurricanes

By Alex Lehmbeck, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

The Pitt women's soccer team shined offensively in the first half of the game, leading the Hurricanes 2-0. But, a quick turnaround in the second half put the Panthers behind and unable to catch up. In the end, Pitt lost to the Hurricanes 3-2.

Men’s soccer scores crucial win over No. 12 NC State, 3-1

Men’s soccer scores crucial win over No. 12 NC State, 3-1

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

After previously losing to No. 5 North Carolina and No. 6 Louisville — both by just one goal — the Panthers rebounded with a much-needed victory against the Wolfpack.

Men’s soccer tops Detroit Mercy, 2-0, in second straight win

Men’s soccer tops Detroit Mercy, 2-0, in second straight win

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Pitt men’s soccer team scored two quick second-half goals to win 2-0 against the Detroit Mercy Titans Tuesday night at Ambrose Urbanic Field.

Pitt women’s soccer makes a comeback after two defeats

Pitt women’s soccer makes a comeback after two defeats

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

After losing two consecutive games, the Pitt women's soccer team was able to make a comeback on Thursday against Duquesne. The game ended 2-0 with major plays from first-year defender Madeline Gravante and goalkeeper Amaia Pena. The team has several difficult opponents to face in the upcoming weeks as they play in the ACC.

Weekend Recap: Volleyball aces weekend games, remains undefeated

Weekend Recap: Volleyball aces weekend games, remains undefeated

By Nick Carlisano, For The Pitt News

September 3, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

The Panther's saw promise and defeat this weekend, as the volleyball, men and women's soccer, and cross country teams competed throughout the country. Through a tough tournament, the women's volleyball team remains undefeated.

Panthers fall 4-0 to TCU in first loss of season

Panthers fall 4-0 to TCU in first loss of season

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

The Pitt women's soccer team lost to TCU in an away game on Thursday night. The lost marks the first defeat for the team this season.

Panther Spotlight: Kayla Lund, Edward Kizza, Anna Rico

Panther Spotlight: Kayla Lund, Edward Kizza, Anna Rico

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

August 28, 2018


Filed under 2. Featured, Soccer, Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

Although the fall sports season is barely a week old, several Panthers have already begun to establish themselves as playmakers on their respective teams.

Pitt Men’s Soccer beats Delaware in 6-1 rout

Pitt Men’s Soccer beats Delaware in 6-1 rout

By Ben Zimmer, Staff Writer

August 27, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

Pitt Men's Soccer team played an away game against Delaware on Monday, August 27 at 7 p.m. The Pitt News provides a detailed recap of the action of the game.

Weekend Recap: Women’s volleyball, soccer teams roll through opening weekend

Weekend Recap: Women’s volleyball, soccer teams roll through opening weekend

By Tessa Sayers, Staff Writer

August 26, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

The first weekend back for students proved to be a successful one for Pitt sports. While the men's soccer team dropped its season opener, the women's volleyball and soccer teams picked up the slack by going undefeated through the opening weekend of the fall sports' season. Volleyball Pitt volleyb...

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