Katie Chandler

This time, a win: Women’s soccer wins program’s first national championship

Because of a strong defense, a little bit of luck and a perfect string of penalty kicks, the Red and Green are national champions.

| Senior Sports Editor

Women’s soccer faces challenges on both sides of the field in Sweet 16

After years of sustained success—winning four conference championships since 2011, with a combined 104-16-6 record in that time period and an appearance in the NCAA tournament finals last season—the Washington University women’s soccer team has one more box to check off: the national championship.

Anna Schoenfeld | Contributing Reporter

Women’s soccer advances to Sweet 16 after two 3-0 victories

After making it to the national championship in 2015 and earning a No. 8 national billing in the last weekend of this regular season, the Washington University women’s soccer team was expected to make a statement as the team hosted the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament at Francis Field this weekend. And they did.

Anna Shoenfeld | Contributing Reporter

Women’s soccer clinches conference title with OT win over Chicago

The Washington University women’s soccer team scored the lone goal in overtime to defeat No. 8 University of Chicago 1-0 and claim the conference title for the second year in a row.

Anna Schoenfeld | Contributing Reporter

National runner-up women’s soccer looks to repeat last year’s successes

The Washington University women’s soccer team is no stranger to high expectations.

In the span of seven seasons, the Bears have played in two NCAA finals, advanced to three straight NCAA quarterfinals, from 2011 to 2013, and won three University Athletic Association (UAA) titles. Amidst all of these accomplishments, one key accolade has eluded them: a national championship.

| Staff Reporter

Women’s soccer to battle for DIII national championship

Winter is coming, and while the thought of relaxing at home for the holidays may pacify some students, the Washington University women’s soccer team must stay sharp for its final week of tournament action. On Friday, the Bears will square off in the city of fountains against No. 1 Messiah College (22-0-2) with a chance to advance to the finals the next day.

Nivan Lakshman | Staff Reporter

Women’s soccer stuns: Chandler doubles down in OT goals

Katie Chandler has had quite a hectic weekend out on Francis Field. On Friday evening, the junior knocked in a game-winning goal late in the second overtime period to propel the Washington University women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over the previously undefeated No. 3 Carnegie Mellon University.

Nivan Lakshman | Contributing Reporter

Chandler’s late goal propels women’s soccer over No. 4 IWU

In a tight defensive struggle where offense was hard to find, junior Katie Chandler scored in the 84th minute to lift the No. 12 Washington University women’s soccer team over No. 4 Illinois Wesleyan University 1-0 on Saturday afternoon at Francis Field.  

Nivan Lakshman | Contributing Reporter

Behind Chandler’s goal, women’s soccer halts losing streak

The No. 17 Bears held on to defeat the No. 11 Maroons by a score of 1-0 to finish their regular season with a 13-3-2 overall record and a 3-3-1 in the University Athletic Association.

| Senior Sports Editor

Women’s soccer draws with Emory in top-5 clash

A goal in the 14th minute for the No. 1 Washington University women’s soccer team gave rise to thoughts of last season’s win at Emory University, when the Bears jumped out to an early lead and stood firm for a 1-0 victory.

This time around, No. 5 Emory responded in rapid fashion with an equalizer just 35 seconds later to tie the score, and the game ended in a 1-1 draw after two overtimes on Sunday at Francis Field.

| Senior Sports Editor

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