No rest for the Bears: Wash. U. sports in action over fall break

While most Washington University students are taking a quick recess home, catching up on Netflix or sleeping off midterms, the Red and Green sports teams will continue to push towards the playoffs during fall break.

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Wash. U. sports brief: Up and down weekend for Bears

Men’s soccer took on a conference foe, the golf team traveled to Ohio and while fall WILD was taking place in Brookings, swimming and diving and volleyball both hosted competitions.

Rohan Gupta and Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editors

No. 16 men’s soccer comes up short at Emory for first loss of season

On a warm Saturday afternoon, the Washington University men’s soccer team fell 2-1 to Emory University in a hotly-contested match in Atlanta, Ga.

Frank Yang | Contributing Reporter

Sproule’s first college goal delivers men’s soccer 2OT winner at Wheaton

In the most dramatic moment of the 2017 Washington University men’s soccer season so far, freshman forward Will Sproule scored in the 102nd minute in his first college appearance, and the Bears moved to 5-0-1 with a 1-0 win Saturday at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill.

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Men’s soccer overcomes halftime deficit, missed penalty, to defeat Illinois Wesleyan

This Sunday, with the Washington University men’s soccer team clinging to a one goal lead against Illinois Wesleyan, a defender on the line saved the match for the Bears.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

Colin McCune: Seizing his shot and saving shots

Just two weeks ago, senior goalkeeper Colin McCune had played a total of seven minutes, 45 seconds in three years with the Washington University men’s soccer team. Now he’s starting in goal for the undefeated Bears.

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Weekend sports primer: Marquee matchups for the weekend ahead

Because Washington University has historically had one of the most successful athletic programs in Division III, it is generally not difficult for the Bears to schedule top opposition. It is not often, however, that three separate Wash. U. teams face highly ranked competitors on the same weekend this early in season.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

Men’s soccer beats DePauw 3-0 in first home game of season

The crowd watched tensely as freshman Sean Connors stepped up to take his corner kick. Stepping back, then running forwards, Connors whipped the ball into the box, where a mass of Bears and Tigers were waiting. The ball dipped and senior Anthony Law headed it home to make the scoreline 3-0, capping off the Washington University men’s soccer team’s first home game of the 2017 season.

Frank Yang | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer opens season with upset victory over No. 23 Luther

On a quiet Sunday afternoon, the Washington University men’s soccer team overcame the odds and battled for a narrow 1-0 win against the No. 23 Luther College.

Frank Yang | Contributing Writer

Men’s soccer faces uncertainty in new year

Last year, the men’s soccer team had the comfort of bringing back much of the same roster. This year, they have no such luxury.

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