Men’s soccer comes up short against Emory in first loss of season

As the final whistle blew at the South Campus field on Saturday afternoon, the men’s soccer team was visibly frustrated. After giving up a goal in the 86th minute, the team suffered its first loss of the season at the hands of conference rival Emory University.

Jon Lewis | Contributing Reporter

Playing spoiler: Rieger might not make highlights, but integral to success

As a defender, junior Chris Rieger, of the Washington University men’s soccer team, is used to his performance not making the highlight reel or being reflected on the stat sheet. But—as someone who has played center back his whole life—that suits Rieger just fine.

| Staff Reporter

Men’s and women’s soccer teams defeat Fontbonne on Tuesday

On Tuesday evening, the Washington University men’s and women’s soccer teams both shut out their Wydown Boulevard rival, Fontbonne University. The women dominated the Griffins by a 2-0 score, while the men were able to convert late in the game and push to a 1-0 win.

Anna Schoenfeld | Contributing Reporter

Wash. U. overcomes all odds in a 3-3 thriller against Rochester

Down 2-0 at halftime and forced to play a man down for 95 minutes against No. 7 University of Rochester, the Washington University men’s soccer team faced their toughest challenge of the season thus far.

David Kim | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer’s scoreless streak continues against Illinois Wesleyan

The Washington University men’s soccer team continued its dominant defensive play with a 3-0 victory against Illinois Wesleyan University Friday night. With the shutout, the No. 12 Bears have held opponents scoreless in through their first five games of the season, marking their longest such streak since 2008.

David Kim | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer shuts out No. 16 Luther, Wheaton to remain undefeated

It was that type of feel-good weekend for the No. 17 Washington University men’s soccer team, who remain undefeated after beating rival Wheaton College 1-0 on Friday and dominating No. 16 Luther College 4-0 on Sunday in a pair of home games.

| Staff Reporter

Late goal propels men’s soccer to road victory against Dominican

In the second match of the season last year, the Washington University men’s soccer team conceded the game-winning goal with eight seconds left in a heartbreaking 2-1 defeat to Carthage College.

On Saturday afternoon, however, the Bears were on the opposite end of an equally dramatic contest, as sophomore forward Ryan Sproule scored in the 89th minute to give No. 24 Wash. U. a 1-0 road victory over Dominican University and its first 2-0 start since 2013.

| Staff Reporter

Men’s soccer retains most of seasoned roster

If life imitates art, then the Washington University men’s soccer team is about to reach the crest of a three-year crescendo.

| Senior Sports Editor

West is back in action for men’s soccer

Jack West spent the last two years of his undergraduate career as arguably the most critical member of the Washington University men’s soccer team. From 2014 to 2015, he tallied 14 goals and 10 assists in 37 games; in total, 17 more points than any other member of the team over the same time span.

| Senior Sports Editor

Men’s soccer loses 8-7 in penalty kicks to DePauw

By the time junior back Kevin Goon stared down the DePauw University goalkeeper from about 12 yards, eight other members of the Washington University men’s soccer team had assumed the same lonely position.

| Senior Sports Editor