UMKC women's soccer head coach Chris Cissell announced the signing of six student-athletes to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday. Hayden Burnett (Wichita, Kan.), Shelby Christopherson (Overland Park, Kan.), Ruth Fiander (Topeka, Kan.), Mackenzie Hill (Lee's Summit, Mo.), Elizabeth Mann (Kansas City, Mo.) and Nina Stine (Lee's Summit, Mo.) will join the Roos for the 2017 fall season.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced the 2016 Division I Women's Soccer All-Region teams, and UMKC sophomore forward Kelsey Mothershead (Smithville, Mo.) was named to the All-West Region Third-Team.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the third time in four years, UMKC women's soccer faced Seattle U in the Western Athletic Conference Tournament championship match. Despite the Roos' best efforts, they fell to the Redhawks 2-1, coming up just short of an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer topped CSU Bakersfield, 4-0, in the 2016 Western Athletic Conference semifinals at Durwood Soccer Stadium on Friday night. The win puts the Roos in the WAC championship match for the third time in four seasons.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer opened the 2016 Western Athletic Conference Tournament with a 4-1 victory over UT Rio Grande Valley on Thursday evening at Durwood Soccer Stadium, with four different players scoring on the night. The win moved the Roos into the semifinals of the WAC Tournament, where they will face CSU Bakersfield on Friday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Three UMKC women's soccer players earned All-Western Athletic Conference postseason accolades, with sophomore forward Kelsey Mothershead (Smithville, Mo.) earning a spot on the all-conference first team. Seniors Emily Herndon (Overland Park, Kan.) and Niekie Pellens (Naarden, Netherlands) earned Second-Team All-WAC honors, announced by the conference on Wednesday evening.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Hosting the 2016 Western Athletic Conference Tournament, third-seed UMKC women's soccer will face No. 6 UT Rio Grande Valley. The match is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. CT at Durwood Soccer Stadium on the UMKC campus.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer coasted to an 8-0 victory over Chicago State on Saturday morning, with seven Roos scoring in the contest.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer will host Chicago State on Saturday, Oct. 29, for the regular season finale at 11 a.m. CT. The Roos will honor the four seniors on the team for their final home game in a UMKC uniform, with festivities starting approximately 15 minutes prior to kickoff.
OREM, Utah – UMKC women's soccer was unable to overcome a three-goal first half against Utah Valley on Saturday night. The Roos battled back to score two goals in the second half, but the Wolverine offense was too much to handle as UMKC fell, 6-2 in Orem, Utah.
SEATTLE, Wash. – In a clash of the top two teams in the Western Athletic Conference standings, UMKC women's soccer fell to top-ranked Seattle U on the road, 3-1.