2011-12 Soccer News
August 3, 2012
94 Tigers Named Academic All-ODAC
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team eclipsed 1,000 student-athletes for the sixth consecutive year and set a new high-water mark for conference honorees for the third year in a row.
June 26, 2012
#7: Bryan Wharton Notches 100 Career Points
With the 2011-12 athletic year in the books, we thought we'd recap the year with the Top-12 Moments of '12. The decisions were tough after a year of success and excitement, but we feel we've captured some of the best moments from the past fall, winter, and spring. Stayed tuned for numbers 6 through 1 which will be coming throughout June and July.
December 15, 2011
Three Named to All-State Soccer Team, Two on First-Team
Curran Blackwell (Wilson, NC/Greenfield), Nick DeProspero (Midlothian,VA/Cosby), and Bryan Wharton (Glen Allen, VA/Deep Run) were named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) All-State Men's Soccer Team on Thursday.
December 14, 2011
Curran Blackwell Tabbed Third-Team All-South Atlantic Region
Junior defender Curran Blackwell (Wilson, NC/Greenfield) was recently tabbed to the All-South Atlantic Reion Third-Team. Blackwell was previously named First-Team All-ODAC.
November 17, 2011
Blackwell, DeProspero Named First-Team All-ODAC
Curran Blackwell (Wilson, NC/Greenfield) and Nick DeProspero (Midlothian, VA/Cosby) were named First-Team All-ODAC on Thursday, as voted on by league coaches. Bryan Wharton (Glen Allen, VA/Deep Run) was tabbed to the second team.
October 31, 2011
Curran Blackwell Named 2012 Soccer Captain
Hampden-Sydney Soccer Head Coach Josh laux has named junior defender Curran Blackwell (Wilson, NC/Greenfield) a captain for the 2012 soccer team. He will be a captain along with fellow junior Nick DeProspero (Midlothian, VA/Cosby), who was also a captain for the 2011 season.
October 25, 2011
Tigers Give Seniors a 1-0 Win Over Roanoke on Senior Day
The Hampden-Sydney Tigers soccer squad upset ODAC leading Roanoke College 1-0 on Tuesday afternoon as H-SC gave the seniors one final win on Miller Field for Senior Day.
October 22, 2011
Tigers Drop 3-2 Double Overtime Heartbreaker to Randolph-Macon
The Hampden-Sydney Tigers soccer team dropped a 3-2 double overtime heartbreaker to archrival Randolph-Macon on Saturday afternoon.
October 19, 2011
Soccer Final Regular Season Preview
The Hampden-Sydney soccer team will close out their regular season with three home games in seven days starting this Wednesday with Guilford, Randolph-Macon on Saturday, and Roanoke on Tuesday, October 25.
October 19, 2011
Guilford Narrowly Hangs on For 3-2 Soccer Win
The Guilford Quakers handed Hampden-Sydney soccer their first home loss of the year with a 3-2 nailbiter on a rain soaked field on Wednesday in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) competition.
October 15, 2011
Three Second Half Goals Lifts Brigewater to 3-2 Soccer Victory
Three second half goals helped lift the Bridgewater College Eagles to a 3-2 victory over the Hampden-Sydney soccer team on Saturday afternoon.
October 12, 2011
Soccer Week Seven Preview
The Tigers are looking towards the end of the season stretch starting this week with only five more games remaining before the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament begins. Hampden-Sydney will host Lynchburg on Wednesday at 4 p.m. and will travel to Bridgewater, VA, to play Bridgewater on Saturday at 11 a.m.
October 12, 2011
Tigers Exact Revenge in 2-1 Defeat of Lynchburg College
The Tiger Soccer seniors exacted revenge on the Lynchburg College Hornets Wednesday afternoon with a dominant 2-1 win in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action from Miller Field.
October 8, 2011
Tigers Win Double Overtime Thriller
The Hampden-Sydney soccer team won a 3-2 double overtime thriller on Saturday afternoon against the visiting Saints of Marymount University in a non-conference match. Bryan Talbert (Seaford, VA/York) posted the winning goal off a deflected save at the 103:10 mark.
October 5, 2011
Second Half Comeback Nets Eastern Mennonite 2-1 Soccer Victory Over Tigers
Eastern Mennonite netted two quick goals in the second-half to register the 2-1 comeback victory over the Hampden-Sydney soccer team.
October 4, 2011
Soccer Week Six Preview
The Hampden-Sydney Soccer team will look to extend it's winning streak this week with a road contest on Wednesday at 7 p.m. vs. Eastern Mennonite and on Saturday with a homecoming match against non-conference for Marymount University on Saturday at 3 p.m.
October 1, 2011
Bryan Wharton Carries Soccer Tigers to 2-1 Win Over Emory & Henry
Bryan Wharton (Glen Allen, VA/Deep Run) posted two goals in the last 12 minutes of play to carry Hampden-Sydney Soccer to a 2-1 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) win over the visiting Wasps of Emory & Henry College. The two goals gives Wharton 100 career points, just the third Tiger in school history to score at least 100 points.
September 27, 2011
Robert Stephens Lifts Soccer Tigers to 2-1 Win Over Randolph College
Freshman Robert Stephens (Williamsburg, VA/Lafayette) earned his first collegiate start on Wednesday against Randolph College and proved he deserved it, scoring two first-half goals to lift the Tigers to a 2-1 win on the road.
September 26, 2011
Soccer Week Five Preview
Hampden-Sydney soccer will battle two Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) foes this week. In a rare Tuesday game, H-SC will travel to Randolph College for a 7 p.m. kickoff time and then host Emory & Henry on Saturday at 3 p.m.
September 24, 2011
Soccer Suffers 2-0 Setback to Washington & Lee
Washington & Lee soccer used a quick score in each half to earn the 2-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over the visiting Tigers of Hampden-Sydney
September 21, 2011
Two Alex Thexton Goals Carry Soccer to 4-0 Win Over Ferrum
Alex Thexton (Midlothian, VA/Cosby) posted two second-half goals as the Tigers exploded for four goals to beat Ferrum College 4-0.
September 20, 2011
Soccer Week Four Preview
The Tiger soccer team will square-off with the Panthers of Ferrum College at home on Miller Field on Wednesday at 4 p.m. then travel to Lexington, VA, on Saturday for a 1 p.m. Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) contest against the Generals of Washington & Lee University.
September 17, 2011
Tigers Tame Greensboro College 2-0
The Hampden-Sydney soccer team tamed the Pride of Greensboro College 2-0 in non-conference action from Miller Field on Saturday afternoon.
September 14, 2011
Soccer Succumbs To Virginia Wesleyan, 1-0
The Hampden-Sydney succumbed 1-0 to Virginia Wesleyan on the road in each team's Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener.
September 12, 2011
Soccer Week Three Preview
The Hampden-Sydney soccer team opens up ODAC play on Wednesday against Virginia Wesleyan and will close the week at home against Greensboro College on Saturday for Family Weekend.
September 11, 2011
Maryville Overtakes Tiger Soccer 2-1
The Maryville (TN) Scots held on for a 2-1 victory over Hampden-Sydney soccer on Sunday on the final day of the Lynchburg Kick-Off Classic.
September 10, 2011
Two Second-Half Goals Propel Mary Washington 2-1 Comeback
Two goals in the final 20 minutes propelled a 2-1 comeback victory for Mary Washington in day one action of the Lynchburg Kickoff Classic hosted by Lynchburg College.
September 8, 2011
Soccer to Face Stiff Competition at Lynchburg Kick-Off Classic
The Hampden-Sydney soccer team will travel to Lynchburg, VA, this weekend to participate in the Lynchburg Kick-Off Classic. The Tigers will face stiff competition as they play Mary Washington on Saturday at 1:30 and Maryville (TN) on Sunday at 1.
September 4, 2011
Tigers Roll to 5-1 Victory
Another big second-half enabled the Hampden-Sydney soccer team to breeze to a 5-1 victory over Shenandoah University in the Tiger/Wildcat Classic co-hosed by Randolph College.
September 3, 2011
Soccer Dominates In 8-0 Victory Over Berkeley
The Hampden-Sydney soccer team opened its season with an impressive 8-0 victory over the Berkeley Knights as they dominated every facet of the game. It is the team's first time scoring eight goals in nearly three years with the previous instance coming on September 7, 2008.
September 1, 2011
2011 Soccer Virtual Guide
The 2011 Soccer Virtual Guide is now available!
August 29, 2011
H-SC Soccer Alum Michael Krewinghaus '09 Named Assistant at Gettysburg
Hampden-Sydney College soccer alum Michael Krewinghaus '09 was recently hired as an Assistant Soccer Coach at Gettysburg College.
August 25, 2011
Soccer Picked Fourth in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Hampden-Sydney Soccer team was tabbed to finish fourth in the annual Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Preseason Poll, as voted on by league head coaches. The Tigers received the second-most first place votes with three.