The Orion

Women’s soccer team ends season successfully

The women's soccer team takes to the field in their final game of the season. Photo credit: Aubrie Coley

Cydney Nance

October 24, 2016

The Chico State women's soccer team had its best performance of the season Oct. 23 against Humboldt State but had its success come too late.The team did not qualify for a postseason, as they placed eighth in the California Collegiate Athletic Association with 13 points and a 4-7-1 record. To clinch th...

Concussions have repercussions

First-year goalkeeper Caitlyn Duval waits for the ball during a Chico State home game. Photo credit: Aubrie Coley

Makayla Hopkins

October 18, 2016

The NFL isn't alone in the battle against concussions. College athletic programs are following in the league's footsteps to create a safer game for their athletes.The NCAA Executive Committee adopted its Concussion Policy and Legislation in April 2010. The policy requires all affiliated schools to ha...

Student-athletes ride the bench

Caitlyn Duval looks downfield for the ball while instructing her teammates. Photo credit: Royal T Lee-Castine

Gabriel Moreno

October 10, 2016

Every student-athlete has the vision of stepping onto the field as a starter but through bad grades, injuries or a lack of experience, their dreams are cast from the bench.Men's SoccerSophomore goalkeeper, Luke Dennison is no stranger to warming the bench. Dennison red-shirted his first year and saw no pla...

Women’s soccer wins game in double overtime

Chico State women's soccer won their first game in double overtime on Sept. 1. Photo credit: Allisun Coote

Kenta Mcafee

September 1, 2016

Chico State's women soccer team won their first game of the season against the Cal Baptist University Lancers on Sept. 1. They won 2-1 after scoring in double overtime. The Lancers took the lead late in the first half. Cal Baptist has less control of the ball throughout the game; they took five shot...

Boulton blocks shots for the ‘Cats

First-year student Mackenzie Boulton cradles the ball and scopes out her next move. Photo credit: Ryan Pressey

Julie Ortega

September 15, 2015

Coming back from redshirting is tough, constantly working to reach everyone else's level. Mackenzie Boulton, sophomore transfer student, has taken over for as goalkeeper in the 2015 season.Boulton transferred from the University of San Diego after she redshirted during her first season. She was one of multiple goalkeepers on the team in constant competition with ea...

Women’s soccer team advances to championship game

Lindsey Dias had the game-winning goal in double overtime on Friday. Photo credit: John Domogma

Lars Gustafson

November 7, 2014

[box]Chico State 1, Cal Poly Pomona 0 (2OT)Goals: Lindsey Dias (1)Saves: Brianna Furner (8)[/box] After a long defensive battle with the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos, Chico State's women's soccer team won in double overtime 1-0 to advance to the California Collegiate Athletic Association championship game. The ...

Women’s soccer team wins season finale

Chico State soccer player Pooja Patel takes the ball up the field in Thursday night's 3-2 win over Cal State San Bernardino. Photo credit: John Domogma

Angelo Boscacci

October 30, 2014

[box]Chico State 3, Cal State San Bernardino 2Goals: Shelby Lanksbury (1); Lindsey Dias (1); Katie Woodrum (1).Game notes: Chico State ends season on five-game win streak; Wildcats get first round bye in CCAA tournament.[/box]Thursday night's game between the Chico State women's soccer team and San Bernardino State Coyotes...

Womens soccer team shuts out San Francisco State

Wildcat Midfielder Lindsey Dias towers over CSU East Bay to win the header at Chico State Friday October 17, 2014. Photo credit: John Domogma

Angelo Boscacci

October 24, 2014

[metaslider id=37311][box]Chico State 2, San Francisco State 0Goals: Pooja Patel (1); Lindsey Dias (1)Saves: Brianna Furner (7)Chico State: 9-4-2, 6-2-1 California Collegiate Athletic Association.[/box]It didn't take long for the Chico State women's soccer team to score on Friday night in its affair...

Women’s soccer team wins in overtime

Senior forward Stephanie Vaquerano easily wins the ball over CSU East Bay Pioneer Defender Laura McIntosh Friday October 17, 2014. Photo credit: John Domogma

Ryan Grady

October 18, 2014

[box]Chico State 1, Cal State East Bay 0 (OT)Goals: Stephanie Vaquerano (1)Assists: Megan Tabler (1)Saves: Brianna Furner (6)[/box]The Chico State's women's soccer team came out on top with a 1-0 win against Cal State East Bay in a game that was decided in overtime Friday afternoon. Defense was the story throughout the day, with...

Women’s soccer team stay undefeated at home

Sophomore midfielder Emily Shleppey works out in practice earlier in the season. Chico State beat Saint Martin's 3-1 on Sunday. Photo credit: Emily Teague

Ryan Grady

September 14, 2014

The Chico State women's soccer team beat Saint Martin's 3-1 in Chico on Sunday.The Wildcats were familiar with the back of the net early, scoring three unanswered goals in the first 15 minutes. Junior Nicole Roberts set the tone by scoring in the ninth minute off of a corner kick that grazed a Saint Martin's defender as it went r...

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