Tough loss breaks 13 year record

Women's soccer fumble in final fight

Semifinal loss ends 13 consecutive appearances at NCAA Tournament A 0-2 semifinal loss has ended the SPU Women’s soccer team’s 2017 season. On Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Greater Northwest Athletic Conference Tournament, the Western Washington Vikings showed why they are the defending national NCAA Division II champions, beating the Falcons and going on to […]

Holland returns to field

SPU women’s soccer concludes spring season

For the last 13 months, SPU women’s soccer junior midfielder Brooke Holland has been dealing with injuries. This week, during the Falcons’ final week of spring season, Holland was finally given the all clear to begin running again, an action she hadn’t been able to do since she received injections into her two torn groin […]

Stinson save-ing the game

Junior goalkeeper prepares for last competitive soccer season

Tough games often bring out the best in teams; they force every member to step up, and, for some, that goes without recognition. For junior Falcon goalkeeper Molly Stinson, that is not the case. Stinson from Woodinville, Washington has been the starting goalkeeper for the Falcons since her second year at SPU, after the previous […]

SPU Athletics faces two year probation

NCAA places sanctions on Falcons after violations

Former women’s soccer Head Coach Chuck Sekyra left behind a memorable record during his 12-year tenure at SPU. It included 209 victories, six GNAC Coach of the Year awards, three NCAA Division II Final Four appearances and a 2008 national title. As of last month, his record was tainted by numerous sanctions against him and […]

Falcons lose tournament

Women’s soccer season ends

Heartbreak ensued for the Seattle Pacific University women’s soccer team seniors in a 2-1 first round loss against Central Washington University. With the season over, the seniors donned their SPU jerseys for the final time. Head Coach Arby Busey knew it would be a hard-fought-battle of a game due to how well both teams know […]

Falcons fight for home win

SPU women’s soccer tie at final homestead game of the GNAC season

The women’s soccer team played a fast-paced, edge-of-your-seat match this Saturday, Oct. 22, against the Montana State Billings. Two quick goals in the last 15 minutes of play allowed the Falcons to tie up the game and fight hard through double overtime in honor of their seniors. Beautiful weather and a strong crowd added to […]

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 […]