Post Tagged with: "Soccer"

Lady Pioneers seize revenge against Jackson

Lady Pioneers seize revenge against Jackson

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. As the Delta College women’s soccer team prepared for kickoff against the Jackson College Jets on Oct. 3, there was something different about them. This was a team that was unwavering in their resolve, with a desire to prove themselves against the Jackson College team. After all, the Lady Pioneers have only suffered one loss on […]

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Lady Pioneers shut down Ancilla College Chargers

Lady Pioneers shut down Ancilla College Chargers

Lady Pioneers played against Ancilla College Chargers on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Delta College. (Jaylie Dice/Delta Collegiate) By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. “Win the day” The phrase adorned on the back of Delta’s womens’ soccer warm-up attire as they prepared to face off against the Ancilla College Chargers on Sept. 15. And that’s what they’ve been doing, drawing inspiration from the […]

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Delta College women’s soccer has large cleats to fill

Delta College women’s soccer has large cleats to fill

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. After a monumentally successful season last year, the Delta College women’s soccer team is preparing for a season with large expectations burdening them. According to preseason rankings, they were ranked third overall, following their 2017 season in which they ranked third nationally. Co-head coaches Paul Stenglein and Damon Amey know that this season is going to […]

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Second-ranked Lady Pioneers extend postseason play to NJCAA National Tournament

Second-ranked Lady Pioneers extend postseason play to NJCAA National Tournament

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. The Lady Pioneers have won their first two postseason matchups to earn them the Region XIX Championship. Delta’s first opponent of the postseason was the Middlesex County College Blue Colts of New Jersey. The team traveled to New Jersey to play Middlesex Saturday, Oct. 21. A Blue Colt goal from Naytasha Spuriel put Delta down by […]

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Lady Pioneers continue winning streak, ranked seventh nationwide

Lady Pioneers continue winning streak, ranked seventh nationwide

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. UNIVERSITY CENTER – Delta College’s Lady Pioneers have extended their win streak to five games. Sept. 27 they took on Ancilla College in the middle of a series of home games. The Delta squad dominated the Chargers and won the contest 4-1. An early goal from Lady Pioneer Lindsey Musser 10 minutes into the contest became […]

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Undefeated start for Lady Pioneers pushes them to top 10

Undefeated start for Lady Pioneers pushes them to top 10

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”38″ gal_title=”Undefeated start for Lady Pioneers pushes them to top 10″] With the one point victory over Jackson College on Sept 1, the Lady Pioneers are now an impressive 4-0. The Lady Pioneers have also earned themselves a spot in the top ten of the NSCAA Division III poll. Preseason rankings from the NSCAA had […]

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Women’s Soccer finishes strong in New York

Women’s Soccer finishes strong in New York

By Ethan Moore, Sports Editor. After losing a heartbreaker game in Orchard Park, NY, it’s easy for the Lady Pioneers soccer team to feel a bit let down. “I think not making it to the National Tournament left an empty spot in each of us as a team.  After a long career of coaching, you certainly realize that the outcome of […]

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Delta women’s soccer head to New York

Delta women’s soccer head to New York

By Logan Miller, staff reporter. Delta College’s women’s soccer team had its last regular season game on Sunday, Oct. 16, playing against Ancilla College. The first 45 minutes of the game were scoreless, with both teams disrupting the opposing offenses through aggressive, physical defense. There was lot of sliding and nudging as they chased the ball down the sidelines. The […]

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Pioneer of the Week: Aleisha Jones plays for the challenge

Pioneer of the Week: Aleisha Jones plays for the challenge

By Adam Przeslak, staff reporter. Aleisha Jones, an 18-year-old sophomore forward for the Lady Pioneers soccer team, lives to play the sport. Just the question of what it was exactly that attracted her to soccer put an enormous smile on her face. “I just love it,” she said as her face glows with a joyful grin. During her athletic career […]

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Lady Pioneers have an up-and-down two weeks

Lady Pioneers have an up-and-down two weeks

By Ethan Moore, Sports Editor. After starting the season 2-0, the Lady Pioneers entered into the meat of their schedule for the year, and had their home opener against a ranked Schoolcraft. After losing two matches at a tournament over the weekend, Schoolcraft was looking to take out some frustration. Delta put in a good effort, but they were just […]

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