Women's Soccer - Archives 2016

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’Roos Draw in Rain-Shortened Home Opener
Women's Soccer 08/24/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With the score tied 0-0, lightning struck in the 74th minute of UMKC women's soccer home opener against Missouri State on Wednesday. The strike caused a weather delay that turned into a rain-shortened contest, and the game was called before the teams were able to get back on the pitch.

’Roos Welcome Bears for In-State Rivalry Match
Women's Soccer 08/22/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer opens the 2016 home schedule with an in-state rivalry match against Missouri State on Wednesday, Aug. 24. The 'Roos and Bears will square-off at 7 p.m. at Durwood Soccer Stadium.

UMKC Plays to 1-1 Draw at Creighton
Women's Soccer 08/21/2016

OMAHA, Neb. – A hard-fought 110 minutes weren't enough to determine a winner between UMKC women's soccer and Creighton on Sunday, Aug. 21, and the teams played to a 1-1 draw at Morrison Stadium in Omaha, Nebraska.

UMKC Falls in Season Opener to Omaha, 2-0
Women's Soccer 08/19/2016

OMAHA, Neb. – UMKC women's soccer outshot Omaha 17-7 on Friday, Aug. 19, but two second-half goals from UNO left the ‘Roos with a loss in their season opener for the first time since falling to No. 5 Oklahoma State to start the 2012 season.

’Roos Open Season with Two Games in Omaha
Women's Soccer 08/18/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer is set to open the 2016 regular season with a pair of games in Omaha, Nebraska, where they will face the Omaha Mavericks on Friday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. CT and the Creighton Bluejays on Sunday, Aug. 21 at 1 p.m. CT.

'Roos Tally Three Goals in Exhibition Shutout over WIU
Women's Soccer 08/13/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer notched three goals in a shutout victory over the Western Illinois Leathernecks on Saturday, Aug. 13, at Durwood Soccer Stadium in the Kangaroos' lone exhibition match of the season.

UMKC Set for Preseason Friendly Against WIU
Women's Soccer 08/12/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer opens the 2016 campaign on Saturday, Aug. 13, with a preseason exhibition match against Western Illinois at Durwood Soccer Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. CT, with the UMKC men's team playing MidAmerica Nazarene following the match.

Two ’Roos Garner Preseason Awards; Howard Named Offensive POY
Women's Soccer 08/10/2016

DENVER, Colo. – The Western Athletic Conference released the 2016 women's soccer preseason coaches' poll with UMKC picked to finish third. The WAC also released the preseason Player of the Year awards and preseason all-conference team, with sophomore forward Lexie Howard (Kearney, Mo.) being named Offensive Player of the Year, and fellow sophomore Reighan Childers (Grain Valley, Mo.) selected to the all-conference team as a midfielder.

Tough Non-Conference Slate Highlights 2016 Women’s Soccer Schedule
Women's Soccer 06/17/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC women's soccer team released the entire 2016 schedule on Friday, June 17, with matches against three Power 5 conference opponents and a total of eight regular season home matches. The ‘Roos also will play host to the Western Athletic Conference tournament in November.

2016-17 UMKC Tickets On Sale Now!
Athletics 06/14/2016

(Kansas City, Mo.) – After a successful 2015-16 campaign that included two top-10 finishes in NCAA Championships and a pair of Western Athletic Conference titles, tickets for the 2016-17 UMKC Athletics season are now available for all ‘Roo fans.