UMBC Retrievers

UMBC soccer continues to bring in honors

December 18, 2014 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE – UMBC senior back Marquez Fernandez (Baltimore, Md./McDonogh) was selected to the 2014 NSCAA Second Team Scholar All-American squad for his dual accomplishments on the field and in the classroom. To be named to a Scholar All-America Team, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a [...]

UMBC holds on against Longwood for first win of season

December 14, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC falls 1-0 to Virginia to end NCAA run

UMBC falls 1-0 to Virginia to end NCAA run

December 12, 2014 | WNST Staff

CARY, N.C. — Darius Madison scored in the fifth minute, and Virginia beat UMBC 1-0 on Friday to reach the NCAA College Cup final. The Cavaliers (13-6-3) will play Providence or UCLA on Sunday. Virginia is seeking its sixth title following four championships under coach Bruce Arena from 1991-94 and one under current coach George [...]

UMBC’s Billy Heavner Earns NCAA Elite 89 Award

December 11, 2014 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE—UMBC red-shirt sophomore goalkeeper Billy Heavner (Landisville, Pa./Hempfield) is the recipient of the Elite 89 award for the 2014 NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship. Heavner, majoring in financial economics, currently carries a 4.00 GPA. He was presented with the award during the College Cup Men’s Soccer Team Tribute on Thursday evening in [...]

UMBC can’t hang down stretch in loss to Central Connecticut State

December 11, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC soccer to face Virginia in NCAA semifinal

December 07, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE – The UMBC men’s soccer team will face the 16th-seeded Virginia Cavaliers in the first semifinal match of the NCAA College Cup on Friday, Dec. 12. The contest will take place at WakeMed Soccer Stadium in Cary, North Carolina at 5:00 p.m. and we be televised by ESPNU. The unseeded Retrievers (14-5-5) have arrived [...]

UMBC blown out in difficult trip to Iowa

December 06, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC men’s soccer advances to 2014 College Cup

UMBC men’s soccer advances to 2014 College Cup

December 06, 2014 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE Omaha, Neb. – The UMBC men’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA College Cup, as the Retrievers advanced past No. 12 Creighton, 4-3 in penalty kicks, after 110 minutes of scoreless soccer. UMBC red-shirt sophomore goalkeeper Billy Heavner (Landisville, Pa.) saved the first penalty kick and after senior Mamadou Kansaye (Baltimore, Md./McDonogh) converted, [...]

Brent’s 15 points not enough as UMBC falls at George Washington

December 05, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC’s Elliott to undergo season-ending shoulder surgery

December 04, 2014 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE – UMBC sophomore guard Rodney Elliott (Baltimore, Md./John Carroll) will undergo season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder, it was announced today by head coach Aki Thomas. In addition, freshman forward Lamell Washington (Frederick, Md./Tuscarora) will also miss the 2014-15 season after undergoing surgery last month on his [...]