2016-17 Women's Soccer News

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    November 22, 2016
    Gadd Named Second Team All-State Thanks to a brilliant senior campaign, defender Madeline Gadd has been named Second Team All-State by the North Carolina Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) this afternoon. Gadd was also named First Team All-Conference this season as she wraps up her tremendous career for the Falcons.
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    November 04, 2016
    Falcons Place Five on All-Conference Team; Gadd Earns First Team Honors HIGH POINT, N.C. - Conference Carolinas announced its 2016 Women’s Soccer All-Conference teams at the league banquet this afternoon as part of the semifinal round of the Conference Tournament. The Falcons were represented by five players on the All-Conference team, led by Madeline Gadd who was named First Team All-Conference.
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    November 04, 2016
    Comeback Falls Short As Falcons Season Comes to a Close GAFFNEY, SC - A Pfeiffer comeback bid fell short as the Falcons (10-8-1) saw their 2016 season come to a close with a 2-1 defeat at the hands of No. 2 seed Belmont Abbey (16-2-1) on Friday night in the Conference Tournament Semifinal. Aryana Harvey scored the lone goal for the Falcons with 20 minutes to go, cutting the deficit to one goal but the Falcons could get no closer.
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    November 01, 2016
    Falcons Advance to Seventh Consecutive Conference Carolinas Tournament Semifinal MISENHEIMER, N.C. - For the second time in less than two weeks, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (10-7-1) defeated Converse (9-9-1) as the Falcons recorded a 3-0 victory in the Conference Carolinas Tournament Quarterfinal at N.E. Lefko Field on Tuesday night. Three different Falcons scored on the night as Pfeiffer advances to the semifinal on Friday night.
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    October 31, 2016
    26 Men's and Women's Players Selected to Academic All-Conference Team HIGH POINT, N.C. - Conference Carolinas has announced the 2016 Men's and Women's Soccer Academic All-Conference Teams award winners. Pfeiffer is proudly represented on the 2016 Academic All-Conference team by a total of 26 players. For the second straight season the Falcon women top the list in Conference Carolinas with 15, while the men add 11 to the list.
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    October 29, 2016
    Falcons Fall in Regular Season Finale to Rival Crusaders BELMONT, N.C. - In the final Conference Carolinas regular season match in Pfeiffer women’s soccer history, the Falcons (9-7-1, 7-4 CC) dropped a 2-0 decision at the hands of Belmont Abbey (14-2-1, 10-1) on a warm Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field. Sydney Pluhacek netted the game-winner in the 61st minute to send the Crusaders to victory.
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    October 28, 2016
    Women's Soccer to Vacate Two Wins From 2016 Season MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Pfeiffer University women’s soccer will vacate two wins from the current 2016 season due to the use of an ineligible student-athlete, following a ruling from Conference Carolinas Friday. Pfeiffer self-reported the violation to both Conference Carolinas and NCAA Division II and are still awaiting further action from the NCAA in the matter.
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    October 26, 2016
    Hammond Scores in the 75th Minute to Push Pfeiffer Past Queens The Pfeiffer Falcons (11-4-1 ) defeated the Queens Royals (9-6 ) 1-0 on Wednesday at N.E. Lefko Field to extend their win streak to eight games.
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    October 22, 2016
    Havelind Scores Twice to Lead Falcons to Seventh Straight Win FRANKLIN SPRINGS, GA - Led by a pair of goals from senior Hailey Havelind, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (10-4-1, 9-1 CC) recorded their ninth conference victory of the season with a 2-0 blanking of Emmanuel (1-13-2, 1-6-2). The nine league wins are the highest single season total since the Falcons went 9-2 in 2006 and Pfeiffer has a chance to tie the school record for most conference wins in a season in the season finale at Belmont Abbey next Saturday.
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    October 19, 2016
    Falcons Erase One Goal Deficit to Defeat Converse, 2-1 The Pfeiffer Falcons (9-4-1, 8-1 CC) women soccer team came back from a 1-0 deficit in the second half to defeat the Converse Valkyries (7-7, 3-5 CC) 2-1 on Wednesday at N. E. Lefko Field as senior Brae Buster helped in the comeback as the senior scored her fifth of the season.
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    October 15, 2016
    Women's Soccer Runs Win Streak to Five with Victory on Senior Night MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women?s soccer team (8-4-1, 7-1 CC) ran its winning streak to five in a row with a convincing 4-0 win over King (4-9, 2-5) on Senior Night. Pfeiffer scored twice in the first eight minutes to take control of the contest and never looked back.
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    October 12, 2016
    Hammond Scores Twice In 5-0 Win Over Barton The Pfeiffer Falcons (7-4-1, 6-1 CC) took firm control of third place in Conference Carolinas with a big win over the Barton Bulldogs (5-6, 4-3 CC) on Wednesday night as Ryanna Hammond scored two times in the 5-0 victory.
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    October 08, 2016
    Kelley Scores Two as Falcons Storm Past Crusaders The Pfeiffer Falcons (6-4-1, 5-1 CC) women’s soccer team recorded their second straight shutout of the season as they defeated North Greenville Crusaders (2-8-1, 0-6-1 CC) 3-0. Junior Kat Kelley led the charge as she scored two goals in the win.
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    October 05, 2016
    Harvey's PK Sends Falcons Past Trojans MISENHEIMER, NC- Aryana Harvey found the back of the net on a penalty kick just 1:22 into the first overtime to give the Pfeiffer women’s soccer (5-4-1, 4-1 CC) team a 1-0 victory over Mount Olive (4-4-1, 2-3-1 CC) on Wednesday night. The win keeps Pfeiffer in a second place tie in the conference standings.
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    October 04, 2016
    Pfeiffer Soccer to Host Rapids Night Tomorrow Evening MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer University women’s and men’s soccer teams will be hosting “Carolina Rapids Night” at N.E. Lefko Field tomorrow evening. The Falcons invite Carolina Rapids players to enjoy the doubleheader with matches against Mount Olive. The women kickoff at 5 p.m. with the men starting at 7:30.
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    October 01, 2016
    Falcons Cruise Past Flying Fleet on Homecoming Homecoming 2016 saw the Pfeiffer Falcons (4-4-1, 3-1) blank the Erskine Flying Fleet (3-6, 2-3 CC) as sophomore Ryanna Hammond scored two times on the day and freshman Kaley Hyatt recorded her first career shutout.
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    September 29, 2016
    Buster Nets Two Goals but Falcons Fall to Catawba 3-2 SALISBURY, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (3-4-1) dropped a back-and-forth contest at Catawba (5-1-1) on Thursday afternoon in a makeup of yesterday’s match that was rained out. Brae Buster scored twice but Caitlin Hill’s goal in the 80th minute gave Catawba a 3-2 non-conference victory.
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    September 28, 2016
    Women's Soccer Postponed Due to Severe Weather After trying to wait out the severe weather, the Pfeiffer Falcons and Catawba Indians have postponed Wednesday night's schedule match until Thursday night at 5 p.m.
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    September 24, 2016
    Martin and Rutledge Score As Falcons Defeat Lees-McRae 2-1 BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (3-3-1, 2-1 CC) won its first road Conference Carolinas match on Saturday evening, defeating Lees-McRae (2-7, 2-2) 2-1. Kirsten Martin and Macy Rutledge were the goal scorers for the Falcons who beat the Bobcats for the fourth consecutive time.
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    September 21, 2016
    Saints Steal Conference Victory With Two Late Goals MISENHEIMER, NC- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (2-3-1, 1-1 CC) held the lead over Limestone (5-1, 3-0) for the first 83:57 of the match, however, the Saints were able to score two goals in final 6:03 to rally to a 2-1 victory and remain unbeaten in conference play.
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    September 17, 2016
    Six Different Falcons Score As Falcons Soar Past SWU MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (2-2-1, 1-0 CC) won its Conference Carolinas opener in convincing fashion, dispatching of Southern Wesleyan (1-5, 0-2) by a final score of 7-1 on a warm Saturday evening on N.E. Lefko Field. Ryanna Hammond scored her first two career goals and added an assist in the first 25 minutes of the contest for the Falcons.
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    September 14, 2016
    Falcons Fall to UNC Pembroke at Home MISENHEIMER, N.C. - In their second home match of the season, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (1-2-1) dropped a 1-0 decision in non-conference action against UNC Pembroke (1-2) on Wednesday evening.
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    September 10, 2016
    Falcons Earn A Draw Versus Peach Belt's Young Harris After two overtimes on Saturday, the score remained tied at one as the Pfeiffer Falcons (1-1-1) clawed back as they earned a draw in their inter-conference match up with the Young Harris Mountain Lions (1-0-2). Early in her young Falcon career, freshman goalkeeper Kaley Hyatt set a career high with 13 saves on 29 shots.
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    September 07, 2016
    Falcons Fall On The Road At Wingate The Pfeiffer Falcons (1-1) fell to the Wingate Bulldogs (1-1-1) 3-0 on Wednesday evening in a game controlled by the Bulldogs from the outset.
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    September 05, 2016
    Kelley Garners Conference Player of the Week Honors HIGH POINT, N.C. - Junior Kat Kelley was named the Conference Carolinas Player of the Week as announced by the league this morning.
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    September 02, 2016
    Women's Soccer vs. Wingate Broadcast on WatchESPN and the ESPN app WINGATE, NC- Wingate University has announced the live streaming of the Thursday, September 7th women's soccer between the Wingate Bulldogs and the Pfeiffer Falcons will be streamed on WatchESPN and the ESPN app.
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    September 01, 2016
    PFEIFFER GAMEDAY: Falcons look to Open Season Strong MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The 2016 season is finally here and the slate kicks off with a Pfeiffer soccer doubleheader at N.E. Lefko Field this evening. In the opener, the women take on Francis Marion at 5 p.m., while the men open their national championship defense with a match against Lander at 7:30.
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    September 01, 2016
    Kelley Scores Two As Falcons Take First Game Of The Season With Win over Francis Marion MISENHEIMER, NC – The Pfeiffer Falcons (1-0) started off their 2016 season on a rainy Thursday night as they knocked off the Francis Marion Patriots (0-1) by the score of 4-2 at N.E. Lefko Field.
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    August 23, 2016
    Conference Carolinas Announces Preseason Women's Soccer Rankings On Tuesday, Conference Carolinas released its preseason poll for women’s soccer and the Pfeiffer Falcons squad was selected by the coaches to finish in sixth place.
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    July 21, 2016
    Johnson Added to Women's Soccer Coaching Staff MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Head women’s soccer coach Robyn Horner has announced the addition of Michael Johnson to the program’s coaching staff. Johnson will serve as the assistant coach and formerly held the same position at Davidson College.
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    June 07, 2016
    Women's Soccer Announces 2016 Schedule MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team has announced their 2016 schedule as the Falcons look for a seventh consecutive Conference Carolinas Tournament Semifinal appearance. Pfeiffer opens its season on Thursday, September 1 as they host Francis Marion at 5 p.m.