ETSU places 160 on SoCon Academic Honor Roll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 24, 2015) – The Southern Conference released its academic honor roll for the 2014-15 academic year with 160 ETSU student-athletes being honored.


Sayers signs Eleonora Goldoni to 2015 recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 18, 2015) – The ETSU women’s soccer team and head coach Adam Sayers announced Thursday the signing of their seventh signee Eleonora Goldoni (Cento, Italy) to the 2015 recruiting class.


Women’s soccer adds two more to 2015 recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 10, 2015) – ETSU women’s soccer head coach Adam Sayers announced the signing of two North Carolina recruits on Wednesday, adding Brittney Jones (Germanton, N.C.) and Michaela Daniels (Charlotte, N.C.) to the 2015 recruiting class.


ETSU releases information on summer camps

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 2, 2015) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics released information on its summer camps.


Women's Soccer adds in-state standout Griffin

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May, 16, 2015) – Adding to the Bucs’ incoming recruiting class, ETSU Women’s Soccer Head Coach Adam Sayers has announced the signing of in-state standout Delaney Griffin (Franklin, Tenn.).


Women's Soccer announces pair of Swiss signees

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 21, 2015) – The ETSU women’s soccer program announced Tuesday that Pauline Vienne (Lausanne, Switzerland) and Irina Brutsch (Zurich, Switzerland) have signed their national letters of intent to play for the Bucs starting in the fall of 2015.


ETSU to host regional powers Saturday for pair of friendlies

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 10, 2015) – The ETSU women's soccer team will welcome top-tier regional programs Duke and Georgia to Summers-Taylor Stadium Saturday, April 11 for a pair of exhibition matches.


ETSU announces signing of Scottish standout McKerlie

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 12, 2015) - Head Women's Soccer Coach Adam Sayers and the ETSU coaching staff have announced the addition of Scottish standout Emily McKerlie (Dumfries, Scotland) to the Buccaneers' 2015 signing class.


Zadrazil, Koren prepare with Austria for Istria Cup challenge

UMAG, Croatia (March 3, 2015) - ETSU Women's Soccer's Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) and Simona Koren (Graz, Austria) have rejoined the Austria Women's National Team as the squad prepares for next month's opening match of the 2015 Istria Women's Cup.


Weather forces cancellation of Women's Soccer College ID Camp

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2015) - The second annual College ID Camp to be hosted by the ETSU Women's Soccer staff Saturday, Feb. 28 has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Currently, no make-up date is scheduled for the event.


ETSU's Koren, Zadrazil to join Austria National Team

MURCIA, SPAIN (Feb. 5, 2015) - ETSU's Simona Koren (Graz, Austria) and Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) will join the Austria Women's National Team as the squad takes on global power Spain Tuesday, Feb. 10 in a friendly in Murcia, Spain.


Women's Soccer to hold 2nd annual College ID Camp Feb. 28

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 24, 2015) - The ETSU Women’s Soccer staff is proud to announce that the program's second annual College ID Camp will be held Saturday, Feb. 28 at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Buccaneer student-athletes join "It's On Us" campaign

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 17, 2015) - Launched by the White House in September, the "It's On Us" campaign is an initiative aimed at ending sexual assaults on college campuses. Join the Buccaneers in taking the pledge by visiting itsonus.org.


Happy Holidays from ETSU Athletics

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 17, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics wishes its Buccaneer fans across the world Happy Holidays!


Zadrazil earns NSCAA academic honors

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Dec. 19, 2014) - ETSU junior midfielder Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) has earned a spot on the 2014 NSCAA Women's University Division Scholar All-South Region Second Team.


Thirty-one Bucs earn Fall Academic All-SoCon honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Dec. 15, 2014) – Thirty-one ETSU student-athletes earned spots on the Fall 2014 Academic All-Southern Conference Team, the league office announced Monday.


ETSU tops eight NCAA DI statistical categories

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 12, 2014) - Following the conclusion of the recent Women's College Cup, NCAA Division I statistics have been finalized with ETSU leading the nation in eight categories.


Zadrazil earns All-Region honors following historic season

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Dec. 8, 2014) - ETSU junior midfielder Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) has been named to the NSCAA All-Southeast Region Second Team, becoming the fourth ETSU player in the past four years to garner All-Region honors.


ETSU soccer teams receive NSCAA Team Academic Awards

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Dec. 3, 2014) - Continuing an impressive tradition of academic excellence, both the ETSU men's and women's soccer programs received the NSCAA Team Academic Award, marking the fourth consecutive season both ETSU squads have received the award.


Re, Zadrazil earn spots on SoCon All-Tournament Team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 10, 2014) - ETSU's Cecilia Re (Busnago, Italy) and Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) were named to the Southern Conference Women's Soccer Championship All-Tournament Team following the tournament's conclusion.


Samford's semifinal rally ends Bucs' historic season

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 7, 2014) - ETSU's record-breaking season came to a close Friday as top-seeded Samford scored two second half goals to notch a 2-1 win in the SoCon Semifinals and secure a spot in Sunday's conference final.


ETSU to take on top-seeded Samford in SoCon Semifinal

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 6, 2014) - Following a thrilling, 3-2 overtime win versus UNC Greensboro in the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference Women's Soccer Championship, ETSU is set to take on top-seeded Samford Friday, Nov. 7 at 5:00 p.m., in Cullowhee, N.C., for a trip to to the tournament final.


Women's Soccer places five on SoCon All-Conference teams

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 4, 2014) - Five ETSU women's soccer players were named to the SoCon's All-Conference teams, including three First Team selections. Freshman Garazi Murua (Getxo, Spain) was tabbed Southern Conference Women's Soccer Freshman of the Year.


Second-half rally sends ETSU to SoCon Championship Semifinals

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2014) - Fourth-seeded ETSU scored three goals after halftime, including a 91st-minute game-winner by Hannah Short, to defeat No. 5 UNC Greensboro in overtime, 3-2, Sunday in Johnson City in a Southern Conference Championship quarterfinal match.


Women's Soccer SoCon Quarterfinal postponed to Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 31, 2014) - Due to inclement weather, ETSU's SoCon Championship quarterfinal match versus UNC Greensboro has been postponed to Sunday, Nov. 2 at 3:00 p.m.


ETSU set for tournament quarterfinal match versus UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 31, 2014) - For the second time in as many weeks, the ETSU women's soccer team will go toe-to-toe with UNC Greensboro; however, the stakes will be raised as the fourth-seeded Bucs host the fifth-seeded Spartans for a Southern Conference Women's Soccer Championship quarterfinal match Sunday, Nov. 2 at 1:00 p.m.


Tailgating, athletic events highlight Homecoming week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 27, 2014) – From tailgating to celebrity performances to traditional athletic events, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will be providing a wide variety of activities for students, faculty, staff and supporters of Buccaneer athletics throughout this special Homecoming week.


Short ties SoCon single-season goals record as Bucs fall to WCU

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 26, 2014) - Hannah Short (Bristol, England), the nation's leading goalscorer, matched the SoCon's single-season goals record Sunday, recording her 24th score of the season; however, ETSU suffered a narrow, 3-2 setback at Western Carolina in the Bucs' regular season finale.


ETSU visits Western Carolina Sunday for regular season finale

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 25, 2014) - Having won six of their last seven contests, the Buccaneers will look to continue their winning ways as they visit Western Carolina Sunday, Oct. 26 at 2:00 p.m., for their regular season finale.


ETSU and NCAA's top-ranked offense garner national attention

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 23, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team—leading NCAA Division I in nearly every offensive category—has been turning heads this season. A selfless, team-oriented mentality has helped vault the Bucs to the top of both standings and headlines.


ETSU downs UNC Greensboro, 3-1, for 14th win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 19, 2014) - In their regular season home finale, the Bucs knocked off UNCG, 3-1, improving to 9-2 at Summers-Taylor Stadium, a program single-season record for home wins. Entering the match, ETSU and UNCG ranked second and third in the SoCon standings, respectively.


Senior Night victory sets new program single-season wins record

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 17, 2014) - On a night devoted to them, ETSU's seniors shined, helping lead the Buccaneers to a commanding, 7-0 victory versus VMI Friday on Senior Night. ETSU improved to 13-4 on the season with the result, seting a new program record for wins in a single season.


ETSU set for weekend matches versus VMI, UNC Greensboro

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 15, 2014) - The Bucs, winners of four of their last five contests, will host a pair of SoCon matches this weekend, taking on VMI Friday, Oct. 17, and UNC Greensboro Sunday, Oct. 19. Prior to Friday's match, ETSU will honor the achievements of its outgoing senior class.


Three goals in final 30 minutes propel ETSU past The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Oct. 12, 2014) - After falling victim to a second-half comeback Friday at Mercer, ETSU responded in a huge way Sunday afternoon in Charleston, S.C., mounting a dauntless come-from-behind effort of their own to earn a 5-3, league win at The Citadel.


Bucs unable to fend off Mercer rally, fall in 2OT

MACON, Ga. (Oct. 10, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team maintained a lead for 77 minutes Friday in Macon, Ga.; however, the Bucs were unable to fend off a second-half rally, falling at Mercer, 2-1, in double overtime. With the win, Mercer overtook ETSU for first place in the Southern Conference standings.


League-leading ETSU visits Mercer, The Citadel this weekend

MACON, Ga. (Oct 9, 2014) - League-leading ETSU will look to extend its winning streak to four matches as the Bucs continue Southern Conference play, visiting Mercer Friday, Oct. 10 and The Citadel Sunday, Oct. 12. The Bucs enter the weekend sporting the nation's second-ranked scoring offense.


Zadrazil named SoCon Women's Soccer Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 7, 2014) – ETSU midfielder Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) has been named the Southern Conference women’s soccer player of the week for all competition from Sept. 29 to Oct. 5. The selection is made by the league office.


Bucs storm past Chattanooga with five-goal effort

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Oct. 5, 2014) - ETSU extended its win streak to three matches Sunday, cruising to a 5-1 Southern Conference win at Chattanooga. Five ETSU players scored in the win, including reigning A-Sun Player of the Year Sarah Zadrazil, who recorded one goal and three assists on the day.


Three second-half goals give Bucs a win in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 3, 2014) - ETSU clinched its 10th win of the season Friday night, as the Buccaneers used three second-half goals to pick up a road win over Samford in Southern Conference play. The Bucs have now won 10 or more games in three of the last four seasons.


ETSU visits Samford, UTC to begin four-match road swing

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct 2, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team and its second-ranked scoring offense will begin a four-match Southern Conference road swing this weekend as the Bucs visit Samford Friday, Oct. 3 at 7:00 p.m., and Chattanooga Sunday, Oct. 5. at 2:00 p.m.


Bucs get back on track with 3-0 shutout of Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 28, 2014) - Following a setback in the the team's conference opener, ETSU Women's Soccer and its nationally-ranked scoring offense got back on track Sunday, defeating Wofford, 3-0, in Southern Conference play.


Bucs suffer just second home setback, fall to Furman, 3-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 26, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team suffered just its second home setback of the season Friday night, falling to Furman, 3-0, in the Bucs' Southern Conference opener.


ETSU hosts Furman, Wofford to kick off SoCon play

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team will host Furman and Wofford in the Bucs' conference-opening weekend, ETSU's first Southern Conference competition in nearly a decade. The high-scoring Buccaneers will take on Furman Friday, Sept. 26 at 7:00 p.m., before going toe-to-toe with Wofford Sunday, Sept. 28 at 4:00 p.m.


Tennessee stalls top-ranked ETSU offense

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 21, 2014) - For the first time all season, the ETSU women's soccer team was held scoreless, falling to in-state foe Tennessee Sunday night, 3-0, in non-conference action. ETSU entered the match as the nation's top scoring offense, averaging 4.38 goals per contest.


Short scores hat trick as Bucs continue program-best start

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 19, 2014) - Junior Hannah Short (Bristol, England), the nation's leading goal scorer, recorded a hat trick and dished out an assist in ETSU's commanding, 5-0 non-conference win over USC Upstate Friday night.


High-scoring Bucs host Upstate, in-state foe Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 18, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team will look to remain unbeaten at home as the Bucs host USC Upstate Friday, Sept. 19, and Tennessee Sunday, Sept. 21. The Buccaneers are 5-0 at Summers-Taylor Stadium this season.


Hometown hero: Peterson's golden goal lifts ETSU over Bison

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 14, 2014) - Playing in front of friends and family, just 20 miles from her hometown of Lorton, Va., senior defender Summer Peterson (Lorton, Va.) scored a 109th-minute golden goal to lift ETSU over Howard, 4-3, in double overtime.


Women’s soccer to host UT; slate set for SEC Weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2014) - The stage is set for an ETSU Soccer "SEC Weekend" at Summers-Taylor Stadium Sept. 20-21. The men's soccer team will host South Carolina Saturday, Sept. 20, while the women's team will host Tennessee Sunday, Sept. 21.


Bucs' win streak snapped at unbeaten George Washington

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 12, 2014) - Despite an improved second-half showing, the ETSU women's soccer team could not overcome a two-goal halftime deficit, falling on the road to unbeaten George Washington, 3-1, in non-conference play. The setback was the Buccaneers' first loss of the 2014 campaign.


Zadrazil, Koren to join Austria for World Cup Qualifiers

SANKT POLTEN, Austria (Sept. 11, 2014) - ETSU Women's Soccer members Simona Koren (Graz, Austria) and Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) will join the Austria Women's National Team for the squad's upcoming matches in the UEFA Women's World Cup Qualifying stage.


Unbeaten Bucs visit nation's capital for pair of matches

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 11, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team will travel to the nation's capital, Washington, D.C., for a pair of weekend matches. The unbeaten Bucs will take on George Washington Friday, Sept. 12, and Howard Sunday, Sept. 14.


High-scoring Bucs off to a fast start

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 10, 2014) - If East Tennessee State women’s soccer coach Adam Sayers could have scripted the start to his team’s season, he might not even have come up with something this good... Story by Joe Avento, Johnson City Press


Koren earns SoCon POTW for second time in three weeks

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 9, 2014) – For the second time in three weeks, ETSU forward Simona Koren has been named the Southern Conference women’s soccer player of the week, for all competition from Sept. 1-7. Koren recorded six goals and two assists in ETSU's two wins last week.


Women's soccer vs. FMU cancelled due to severe weather

FLORENCE, S.C. (Sept. 7, 2014) - Thunder storms in Northeast South Carolina led to the cancellation of ETSU Women's Soccer's non-conference match versus Francis Marion Sunday afternoon. Prior to the match being stopped in the seventh minute, the Bucs were leading 2-0.


Bucs batter Bulldogs, 12-0, in record-breaking fashion

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 4, 2014) - Sophomore Simona Koren (Graz, Austria) scored four first-half goals as ETSU rolled to a dominant 12-0 win versus Alabama A&M in non-conference play Thursday.


Eight Bucs find scoring column in commanding 6-1 win vs. SC St.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 2, 2014) - Eight ETSU players found the scoring column Tuesday, as the Buccaneers cruised past South Carolina State, 6-1. With the victory, ETSU moved to 5-0 on the season, the best start in program history.


ETSU Soccer sweeps SoCon Player of the Week awards

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 2, 2014) – ETSU's Hannah Short (Bristol, England) and Joao Ramalho (Monte Santo, Brazil) have been named the Southern Conference women’s soccer and men's soccer players of the week, respectively, after leading their teams to a pair of wins last week.


Bucs extend win streak on Short's second straight game-winner

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2014) - For the second consecutive match, the ETSU women's soccer team outlasted its opponent in double overtime, and for the second consecutive match, junior defender Hannah Short (Bristol, England) provided the game-winning goal.


Short's game-winner pushes ETSU past App St. in double OT

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 28, 2014) - The ETSU women's soccer team outlasted Appalachian State Thursday night, 1-0, in double overtime. Junior defender Hannah Short (Bristol, England) scored the game-winning goal in the 107th minute off an assist from seniorJasmin Dutton (Kinmel Bay, Wales).


Bucs kick off four-match home stand Thursday versus App St.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 27, 2014) – Fresh off a pair of victories during the opening week of regular season play, the ETSU women's soccer team is set to embark on its longest home stand of the season, beginning with Appalachian State Thursday, Aug. 28 at 7:00 p.m.


Women's soccer versus Alabama A&M rescheduled for Sept. 4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 27, 2014) – ETSU Women's Soccer's match versus Alabama A&M has been rescheduled to Thursday, Sept. 4 at 7:00 p.m. The match will be the final contest of a four-match home stand which begins Thursday, Aug. 28 against Appalachian State.


Former ETSU soccer player uses running to raise awareness

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 26, 2014) - A member of the ETSU Women's Soccer program from 2005-08, Rachel Layer is now using the skills she sharpened at ETSU, along with a love of running, to heighten awareness for her organization, Rising Strength.


ETSU's Koren tabbed SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – ETSU forward Simona Koren has been named the Southern Conference women’s soccer player of the week for all competition from Aug. 22-24 after leading the Bucs to a 2-0 start to the season over the weekend. The selection is made by the league office.


Offensive onslaught pushes ETSU past Tennessee Tech, 5-1

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (August 24, 2014) – Sophomore forward Simona Koren (Graz, Austria) was one of four ETSU players to find the back of the net Sunday afternoon as the Bucs cruised past Tennessee Tech, 5-1. Koren, who scored twice in the win, has recorded three goals in the Bucs' first two matches.


ETSU takes down Radford, 3-2, in season opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 22, 2014) – The ETSU women's soccer team staved off a second-half Radford rally to earn a season-opening, 3-2 victory Friday night in front of a home crowd of nearly 800.


Women’s soccer hosts Radford in season opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 21, 2014) – The ETSU women’s soccer team will begin regular season play Friday, Aug. 22 as the Buccaneers host reigning Big South regular-season champion Radford at 7:00 p.m., inside Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Zadrazil, Short highlight preseason All-SoCon team

SPARTANBURG, N.C. (August 14, 2014) – Although it has been nearly a decade since ETSU has competed in the Southern Conference, coaches across the league gave the Buccaneers a vote of confidence Thursday, selecting Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) and Hannah Short (Bristol, England) to the preseason all-conference team.


Roversi caps 2014 recruiting class for women's soccer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 13, 2014) – ETSU Women’s Soccer Head Coach Adam Sayers has announced the final signee of his incoming recruiting class, Italian midfielder Paola Roversi (Rieti, Italy).


Women's soccer announces signing of Llaràs Blanco

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 31, 2014) - ETSU Women's Soccer Head Coach Adam Sayers has announced another addition to the Buccaneers' back line with the signing of Alba Llaràs Blanco (Molerussa, Spain).


Murua-Astorquiza, Spain advance to UEFA U-19 Final

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 26, 2014) – Incoming ETSU women’s soccer player Garazi Murua-Astorquiza (Getxo, Spain) and the Spanish U-19 team knocked off host Norway, 2-0, Thursday, July 24 to advance to the final of the UEFA Women’s Under 19 Championship.


Bucs bolster back line with addition of Murua-Astorquiza

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 11, 2014) - Further strengthening the Buccaneers' incoming recruiting class, ETSU Women's Soccer Head Coach Adam Sayers has announced the addition of international standout Garazi Murua-Astorquiza (Getxo, Spain).


ETSU athletics officially returns to Southern Conference

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 1, 2014) – The Buccaneers are back home. After spending the past nine seasons as members of the Atlantic Sun Conference, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics officially rejoined the Southern Conference at the stroke of midnight on Monday evening.