Posts tagged Men’s Soccer

Men’s soccer continues to climb in na...

Men’s soccer continues to climb in national polls
By Andrew Schleicher and Joseph Wetzler, Staff Writers October 3, 2012 Rankings are an important part of collegiate sports, especially at the Division 1 level. National rankings have an important impact, not only the teams being ranked, but also on the universities as a whole. Rankings can take a little-known college or university and thrust [...]

Burdon and Yearwood shine early for m...

Ben Burdon
By Joseph Wetzler, Staff Writer September 5, 2012 Intense, hard, different, three words often mentioned by High Point University freshmen soccer players, Austin Yearwood and Ben Burdon. With more intense practices, highly structured workouts and new level of competition, the game of soccer has transformed from a hobby in high school, to a lif [...]

Men’s Soccer adds a new face to...

Men’s Soccer adds a new face to the sideline this season
By Nolan Stout, Staff Writer September 5, 2012 Winning mentality is an understatement. As a new addition to the coaching staff, assistant coach Kelly Altman brings all kinds of experience to the High Point University men’s soccer team. Head Coach Dustin Fonder believes that Altman’s experience in big games will help the team greatly. Who coul [...]

Men’s Soccer Preview

Men’s Soccer Preview
By Kevin Russell, Sports Editor August 18, 2012 The men’s soccer team heads into their 2012 campaign with much to prove. Only two years removed from going undefeated in conference play, they will look to bounce back from what can only be described as a disappointing 9-9-3 record in 2011.  Picked as the preseason number one, the Panthers finis [...]