Women’s Soccer

: Olivia Jansen guards the ball from St. Scholastica’s Kaylee Benson. -Erica Dynes/TRUMPET

Women’s soccer vying for continued success

The Wartburg Women’s Soccer team will be entering this season with a target on their backs in the Iowa Conference. The no. 18 Knights are predicted to finish first in the IIAC again this season and are coming off just the second Sweet Sixteen appearance in program history. Winning will […]

by · August 26, 2016 · 0 comments · News, Sports, Women's Soccer
The Wartburg men's soccer team (pictured in orange) play against the alumni soccer team for the fourth annual alumni game. The game gives a chance for both men's and women's current and past players to interact with each other. —Lucas Wendland/TRUMPET

Alumni soccer game brings together past and current teams

Players from 2005 to 2016 were represented at the Fourth Annual Alumni Soccer Game on Saturday, May 14. On the men’s side, the current Wartburg Knights were victorious over the alumni with a score of 8-1. On the women’s side, the current team also came out on top with a […]

Aryn Jones makes her way past a defender in the NCAA Sweet 16 tournament. — Marketing and Communication

Two different sports, two national tournaments: Aryn Jones and Morgan Neuendorf qualified for NCAA tournaments in two sports

Qualifying for the NCAA national tournament is a unique experience. The duo of Morgan Neuendorf and Aryn Jones have experienced the NCAA tournament in two different sports this year. Neuendorf, a member of the women’s soccer team, and Jones, a member of the volleyball team, each qualified for the national […]

: Olivia Jansen guards the ball from St. Scholastica’s Kaylee Benson. -Erica Dynes/TRUMPET

Soccer shut out: Knights fall to number four Washington University

The Wartburg women’s soccer team (15-5-3) traveled to St. Louis, Missouri, to take on the Bears of Washington University. The Knights’ Sweet 16 run was ended, as the Bears prevailed by a narrow 1-0 score. Scoring the lone goal for Washington University was Megan Renken at 85:54 on a long […]

by · November 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Soccer
Brittany Frush takes one of the Knights' three corner kicks against Puget Sound on Sunday, Nov. 15. — Mark Nalefski/TRUMPET

Women’s soccer survives and advances

The Wartburg women’s soccer team (15-4-3) advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament with a 5-4 penalty-kick shootout win on Sunday, Nov. 15. After regulation and overtime, the match went to a penalty kick shootout. The Knights shot first and Brittany Frush stepped up and put the ball […]

by · November 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Soccer