Men's Soccer and Women's Tennis Earn NCAA Public Recognition Award
UMKC Hosts Annual Champions Banquet to Honor Student-Athletes
Two UMKC men's soccer players received postseason honors from the Western Athletic Conference, as announced at the annual men's soccer banquet on Tuesday night.
The UMKC men's soccer team (5-9-3, 3-6 WAC) will host nationally-ranked opponent and conference foe Air Force (13-1-3, 7-0-2 WAC) on Saturday at 1 p.m. CT for the Western Athletic Conference regular-season finale.
For the third time this season, the UMKC men's soccer team (5-9-3, 3-6 WAC) tacked three goals on the board, but ultimately fell to the San Jose State Spartans (6-10-1, 4-4-1), 4-3, on Sunday in its final road match of the regular season.
Senior Eric McWoods (St. Louis, Mo.) continued to be a threat for the UMKC men's soccer team (5-8-3, 3-5 WAC), as the captain netted his 10th goal of the season – and seventh in Western Athletic Conference play – in the Roos 2-1 overtime loss at CSU Bakersfield (6-8-1, 4-3-1 WAC) on Friday night.
The UMKC men's soccer team (5-7-3, 3-4 WAC) will embark on its final road trip of the regular season this weekend, making stops at CSU Bakersfield (5-8-1, 3-3-1 WAC) on Friday night and San Jose State (5-9-1, 3-3-1 WAC) on Sunday afternoon.
The UMKC men's soccer program has teamed up with the Puerto Rican Professional Association (PROFESA) based in Miami, Fla., to assist in Hurricane Maria relief efforts.
The UMKC men's soccer team (5-7-3, 3-4 WAC) was unable to overcome the visiting UNLV Rebels (8-8, 5-2 WAC) on Sunday, falling 3-1, in a tough defensive battle.
The UMKC men's soccer team (5-6-3, 3-3 WAC) held on for the 2-1 victory over the visiting Grand Canyon Lopes (6-8, 3-3 WAC) on Friday night, opening its two-game set with its first win in four outings.