When Kansas University soccer standout Liana Salazar returned to her native Colombia this past summer, she figured her stay would be short, just a detour on her way to Canada. By Benton Smith
Kansas University edged Minnesota in shots and shots on goal, but the teams played to a scoreless soccer draw on Sunday at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium.
Nebraska scored two goals in the opening 14 minutes, and No. 23-ranked Kansas University dropped its soccer season opener, 3-0, Friday at Barbara Hibner Stadium.
Kansas University soccer coach Mark Francis concedes most people would view the Jayhawks’ 2014 season as a success. KU, after all, won eight more games than it had the previous year, finished third in the Big 12 and reached the NCAA Tournament. By Benton Smith
Kansas University freshman Grace Hagan scored a pair of goals to help the No. 23-ranked Jayhawks to a 2-2 exhibition draw with North Dakota State on Sunday at Rock Chalk Park.
Senior Ashley Williams swiped a poorly played ball by the opposing goalkeeper and slammed it into an open net less than six minutes into the match to key Kansas University to a 5-0 rout of Drake in a college soccer exhibition match Wednesday night at Rock Chalk Park.
The 2015 Kansas University soccer team will see its first action of the season when the Jayhawks play the first of two preseason exhibition matches against the Drake Bulldogs at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The match will take place at Rock Chalk Park.
Kansas University senior midfielder Liana Salazar was one of 28 women in NCAA Div. I soccer to be selected to the watch list for the Missouri Athletic Club’s Hermann Trophy, which is considered the most prestigious individual award in collegiate soccer.
More than half of Kansas University’s student-athletes on active rosters recorded a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher, and 31 had a perfect 4.0 as the department recorded a combined GPA of 3.0 for the spring semester.
Former Kansas University soccer standout Caroline Kastor was added to the roster of FC Kansas City of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), the club announced Friday.
Ashley Williams scored three goals, and Kansas University defeated Creighton, 5-0, in women’s soccer Saturday night at Rock Chalk Park.
The threat of inclement weather altered two Kansas University sporting events scheduled this weekend in Tulsa.
Five Kansas University players scored a goal, and the Jayhawks limited Drake to just six shots in a 5-0 exhibition soccer victory on Friday night at Rock Chalk Park.
Kansas University hung tough with FC Kansas City of the National Women’s Soccer League, but the Jayhawks could not muster any offense in their 2-0 exhibition match loss, Tuesday at Rock Chalk Park.
Kansas University freshman Eli Mayr scored the only goal 25 minutes into the second half as the Jayhawks edged Iowa, 1-0, in a spring exhibition soccer match Saturday at the Cyclone Sports Complex.