Falcons kick it where it counts

Women’s soccer hit sixth shutout of season, add win to GNAC season

A fast start, great overall team play and balance on both ends of the ball gave SPU’s women’s soccer team a dominant 3-0 win over Simon Fraser University this past Saturday, Oct. 15, moving them to an overall record of 8-2-3 and 5-1-2 in league play. Due to the impending high winds, the afternoon match […]

Falcon men score first GNAC season wins

Men's soccer overcome consective draws with a fresh win streak

After riding a four-game consecutive draw streak with only one shut-out, the Seattle Pacific men’s soccer team’s luck has finally changed. The team started this month off with a home match at Interbay Stadium against rival Western Washington University on Thursday, Oct. 5. Less than a minute after a goal was scored by Western in […]

Stava joins team, aims to unite

New athletic director seeks to rally students in Falcon spirit

As Seattle Pacific’s 11th athletic director, new hire Jackson Stava has distinct goals for his time at SPU. Coming from the Wesleyan-Holiness evangelical Christian community at Azusa Pacific University, Stava had one important criteria in mind while looking for an institution to apply to. “I wanted to go to a place well established with an […]

Volleyball breaks PRs in loss

The Falcons surpass last year’s record mid-season

This past weekend Seattle Pacific’s women’s volleyball team delivered a performance for the record books. After a victorious match against Simon Fraser (3-0) on Thursday, Oct. 13, SPU fell short (2-3) to rivals Western Washington on Saturday, Oct. 15. Despite the loss, SPU has achieved new career-highs, broken personal records and set the bar high […]

Falcons finish in consecutive draws

Women’s soccer team overcomes stalemate, to host home games

The Seattle Pacific University Women’s Soccer team struggled for a win this week, finishing in consecutive draws after double overtime against both Central Washington (1-1) on Tuesday, Oct. 4, and Concordia (1-1) on Thursday, Oct. 6. This brings their overall Great Northwest Athletic Conference record to 3-1-2. Goals in both games were made by senior […]

SPU battles extreme conditions

Runners fight to overcome elements, injuries, sickness at Western Classic

  The Western Washington Classic on Saturday, Oct. 8, was made especially challenging for the Seattle Pacific cross country team by severe elements; runners had to battle against sickness and pounding sideways rain with howling wind. Despite this, there were breakout performances for both men’s and women’s cross country. “The conditions were very extreme with […]

Falcons pick up, gain momentum

Team tucks two wins under belt, changes luck for GNAC

A breakthrough finally occurred for the Seattle Pacific women’s volleyball team as they pushed through their matchup against the Montana State Billings last Thursday, Oct. 6, to win their second consecutive game 3-1 on home court. “These two wins definitely boosted the team’s morale and confidence,” sophomore setter Symone Tran said. “We did get off […]

Falcons gear up for GNAC matches

SPU volleyball team slowly gaining momentum

After an intense, yet successful, preseason tournament at the D2 West Region Volleyball Showcase in California early this September, the Seattle Pacific Women’s Volleyball team has finally started its 2016 GNAC season. The ladies are looking to improve themselves from last season in order to qualify for the NCAA tournament. “We want to make the […]