Women’s Soccer

Paul Sherwin with Cavanaugh's Head House (credit: Justin Udo)

Women’s World Cup Brings In New Fans, More Money For Local Businesses

Vancouver, Canada is a long way from Philadelphia, but the U.S. Women’s soccer team has a lot of enthusiastic fans here — and that’s helping bar owners in the city score big.


Courtney Niemiec was a standout player during her four seasons at La Salle.(Photo credit: La Salle Athletics)

La Salle’s Niemiec Fitting In Nicely In Portland

La Salle’s Courtney Niemiec is now playing professional women’s soccer.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/24/2014

(credit: La Salle Soccer)

Will Third Time Be NCAA Charm For La Salle Women’s Soccer?

For the third straight season, the La Salle women’s soccer team has qualified for the NCAA Tournament. After winning a second straight Atlantic 10 title, the Explorers drew Georgetown in the first round and the two teams will meet on Saturday afternoon.



La Salle Women’s Soccer Enjoying Another Season Of Success

Once again, the La Salle University women’s soccer team has emerged as a regional power.


(credit: La Salle Soccer)

La Salle Women’s Soccer Team Dominating A-10

By Matt Leon PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The La Salle women’s soccer team is working hard to return to the NCAA Tournament for a second straight year. Even after last night’s non-conference, 2-1 loss to Princeton, […]


(La Salle goalkeeper Melissa Sanger.  File photo provided by La Salle)

La Salle Women’s Soccer Opens NCAA Tourney Play Tonight

For the first time in program history, the La Salle women’s soccer team has qualified for the NCAA Tournament.


(La Salle goalkeeper Melissa Sanger.  File photo provided)

Sanger, La Salle Women’s Soccer On Magical Ride

In their 14 games this season, La Salle has allowed just three goals. Total.


(La Salle goalie Melissa Sanger.  Credit:  Greg Carroccio/ Sideline Photos LLC)

La Salle Women’s Soccer Team Unbeaten, Unscored Upon in 2011

Not only are they 6-0-1, but they are the only Division I women’s team in the country yet to allow a goal.


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Soccer: Havertown’s Sinead Farrelly Fitting In With Independence

Havertown native Sinead Farrelly was the #2 overall pick in this year’s WPS draft, taken by the Independence. The midfielder has played in 12 of 13 games for Philadelphia in this her first season, making 11 starts.


(Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Area Soccer Fans Cheer USA Women’s World Cup Semifinal Win

Local soccer fans gathered around TVs over lunch today to watch the US women’s World Cup team beat France and head to Sunday’s championship match.