The Orion

‘Cats keep the Hawks shotless

Gabriel Moreno

September 10, 2016

Chico State women's soccer took on the Holy Names University Hawks on Sept. 9, at the 'Cats home field. Chico State won 2-0 and prevented the Hawks from making any shots throughout the game.The 'Cats gained control of the ball early in the first half and kept possession of it throughout the game. Chi...

Four minute goal for the win

Senior Forward Carlie Reader peruses the ball. Photo credit: Gabriel Moreno

Gabriel Moreno

September 8, 2016

Chico State scored a goal with four minutes remaining and propelled themselves to a 1-0 win over the Seattle Pacific Falcons on Sept. 7. The win brought the 'Cats overall record to 2-0-1 for the season.Senior forward Shelby Lanksbury scored the winning goal of the game. It was her first of the seaso...

The ‘Front Row Joe’ rules of soccer

Junior Shelby Lanksbury prepares to launch the ball in a game last semester. Photo credit: Allisun Coote

Esther Briggs

March 7, 2016

Sitting in the front of the classroom is not everyone's favorite place. Teachers might call on you or notice if you skip class more than they would if you sat closer to the back.For the Chico State women's soccer team, head coach Kim Sutton uses the "Front Row Joe" rule when it comes to choosing a s...

Women’s soccer team provides home away from home

Shelby Lanksbury (left), junior forward, says having families on the women's soccer team is a fun way to make lasting connections. Photo credit: Jenelle Kapellas

Julie Ortega

September 27, 2015

It’s not easy moving away to college, leaving behind your family and going off on your own. But when a new soccer recruit joins the Chico State women’s soccer team, they find they have a family away from home.For more than eight years, the women’s soccer team has had “families” wit...

Women’s soccer coach scores 200th win

Shelby Lanksbury was the hero of the game, scoring the only goal and giving head coach Kim Sutton her 200th NCAA victory. Photo credit: Allisun Coote

Carlos Islas

September 24, 2015

The Chico State women’s soccer team won its third consecutive game at home on Saturday, Sept. 19, defeating Dominican University of California 1-0. The win gave head coach Kim Sutton her 200th NCAA win capstone. With the win, the ‘Cats improve to 4-1-1 and the Penguins losing streak continues to t...

Women’s soccer team beats California Baptist University 4-0

The Chico State Wildcats beat the California Baptist University Lancers 4-0 on Sept. 17. Photo credit: Allisun Coote

Carlos Islas

September 24, 2015

The Chico State women’s soccer team won its second consecutive game of the season after defeating California Baptist University 4-0 at home on Thursday, Sept. 17. With the win, the Wildcats improve their record to 3-1-1 while the Lancers drop to 0-4-1 for the season. ...

Womens soccer notches road win

Wildcat Midfielder, Emily Shleppey, makes a strong clearance in front of two attacking Warriors Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Wildcat Stadium. Photo credit: John Domogma

Angelo Boscacci

October 10, 2014

[box]Chico State 2, Humboldt State 0 Quick Stats: Goals: Shelby Lanksbury (1); Pooja Patel (1)Assists: Pooja Patel (1)Saves: Brianna Furner (8) [/box] The Chico State women's soccer team beat Humboldt State 2-0 on Friday afternoon. The Wildcats scored in the 30th minute on a Shelby Lanksbury shot from 15 yards out and was buried to the the left side of the keeper. Pooja Patel assisted on ...

Women’s soccer team bests Cal Poly 3-1

Chico State women's soccer goalie Brianna Furner during a game earlier this season. Photo credit: John Domogma

Angelo Boscacci

October 5, 2014

The Chico State women's soccer team hit back-to-back goals in the second half of Friday night's showdown at home vs. Cal Poly Pomona to win the match 3-1. The first half showcased a tight game. Chico State struck first on a set piece from Megan Tabler to Lindsey Dias, who knocked it into the net. Th...

Wildcats gets first win of season

Sophomore Emily Shleppey works in practice. The Chico State women's soccer team won its first game of the season on Wednesday. Photo credit: Emily Teague

Angelo Boscacci

September 10, 2014

The Chico State women's soccer team got its first win of the season as the Wildcats beat 25th ranked Seattle Pacific University Falcons 1-0 on Wednesday night.The eventual game-winning goal was scored by forward Shelby Lanksbury with 38 minutes left in the game. "The ball was dibbled down the line to Pooja Patel. She hit it o...

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