Men’s soccer remains winless in conference, doesn’t score in loss and tie over weekend

Looking for its first conference victory, the Washington University men’s soccer team conceded two goals in a 2-0 loss to the Case Western Reserve University Spartans on Friday, and then played to a scoreless draw against the University of Rochester Yellojackets on Sunday.

Weber Gaowen | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer falls to Carnegie Mellon on overtime penalty kick

In the 95th minute, junior midfielder Jack West’s shot was saved by Carnegie Mellon University’s goalkeeper, and the Tartans were able to draw a penalty kick of their own in the 108th minute. The ensuing shot snuck past sophomore goalkeeper Daniel Geanon’s outstretched hands, and Carnegie stole a 1-0 victory on Saturday.

Luke Friedman | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer loses lead, falls in overtime to top-five opponent

In its first conference game of the season, the Washington University men’s soccer team was two long throw-ins away from stealing an upset victory against No. 5 Emory University, but the Bears lost 2-1 in overtime on Sunday at Francis Field.

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Men’s soccer shut out by Wheaton in front of large crowd

Playing in front of the largest crowd of the season under the lights of Francis Field, the Washington University men’s soccer team came up short in a 1-0 loss to No. 14 Wheaton College on Friday.

Tarun Chally | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer nabs 1-0 victory on goal with 10 minutes left

Despite generating numerous scoring chances and dominating possession, the Washington University men’s soccer team was stuck in a scoreless deadlock for most of the game against Westminster College (Mo.). Yet, sophomore Jake Shapiro’s goal in the 80th minute lifted the Bears to a 1-0 victory and gave head coach Joe Clarke his 200th victory as Wash. U.’s coach in his 18th season at the helm.

Gadiel Rosenblut | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer ties on road after allowing late goal to Dominican

Playing its third consecutive road game, the Washington University men’s soccer team jumped out to a 1-0 lead before conceding a goal late against Dominican University (Ill.) in a 1-1 double-overtime draw that evened the Bears’ record to 1-1-1 this season.

Tarun Chally | Contributing Reporter

Youthful men’s soccer team eager to begin 2014 campaign

With only seven upperclassmen on the team, the No. 24 Washington University men’s soccer team, led by 18th-year head coach Joe Clarke, will be relying on a lot of young talent to make the playoffs after a one-year absence.

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Men’s soccer stuns Chicago in 4-3 overtime victory

With its season likely hanging in the balance, the No. 19 Washington University men’s soccer team rallied from a two-goal deficit twice in the second half at the University of Chicago on Saturday. Junior midfielder Jonathan Lipsey scored on an overtime penalty kick to clinch the 4-3 victory.

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Men’s soccer beats NYU on late goal to position itself for an at-large NCAA tournament bid

With a 2-1 road victory over conference foe New York University on Sunday, the Washington University men’s soccer team positioned itself better for an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament. An 86th-minute goal by freshman midfielder/back Jake Shapiro, assisted by freshman midfielder Grant Baltes, gave Wash. U. the lead for good.

Tyler Friedman | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer coach adds to St. Louis soccer legacy

Four decades ago, Washington University men’s soccer head coach Joe Clarke took the soccer field representing Saint Louis University. The local kid out of McBride High School had been recruited to play for the SLU Billikens, then the best men’s soccer program in the nation. “Everybody in St.

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