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2009

Wilkes Central's Todd commits to play soccer at Salem

June 1, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is pleased to announce that Katelyn Todd committed to attend Salem next fall. Todd was a four-year starting varsity defender for Coach Mike Sloan and Coach Uwe Ehrlich at Wilkes Central High School in Wilkesboro, NC. Salem is coming off of a...

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Polk County's Trakas commits to play soccer at Salem

May 29, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is pleased to announce that Anna Trakas committed to attend Salem next fall. Trakas had an extraordinary four years playing for Coach Lennox Charles at Polk County High School in Tryon, NC. She has also spent time with the Highland Football Club...

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Bishop Ready's Hamilton commits to play soccer at Salem

May 24, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is encouraged to announce that Paige Hamilton committed to attend Salem next fall. Hamilton played three years of varsity soccer for Coach Elise Berry and Coach Joe Waldo at Bishop Ready High School in Columbus, OH. Hamilton was as a second...

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Western Harnett's Hubbard commits to play soccer at Salem

May 24, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited that Stephanie Hubbard committed to attend Salem next fall. Hubbard played four strong years of varsity soccer for Coach Erin Norris at Western Harnett High School in Sanford, NC. Hubbard was selected as a Cape Fear Valley All-Conference performer...

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Viera's Otero commits to play soccer at Salem

May 18, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce the addition ofSara Oterowho committed to attend Salem next fall. Otero played four strong years of varsity soccer for Coach Steve Richards at Viera High School in Melbourne, FL. Otero was selected as a Cape Coast All-Conference...

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Canyon High's Khouri commits to play soccer at Salem

May 17, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce the addition of Cassy Khouri who committed to attend Salem next fall. Khouri played goalie for several club teams in Santa Clarita, CA. Khouri most recently played goalie for the California Stars Premier and was coached by...

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Justice, Michaux, and Piernikowski honored with athletic department's top awards

May 11,2010Winston-Salem, NC-Tatum Justice, Michala Michaux, and Julie Piernikowski were honored with the highest awards in the Salem Athletic Department during the departments recent end-of-the-year celebration.Justice was awarded as the Anne Woodward Student-Athlete of the Year. This award is presented to the SalemCollege athlete who has achieved team and individual...

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Northeast Guilford's Saganich commits to play soccer at Salem College

May 13, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce the addition of Alexi Saganich who committed to attend Salem next fall. Saganich had a very strong four years as a midfielder and forward for Coach Jim Pielow at Northeast Guilford High School in McLeansville, NC. Saganich was...

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Eastern Guilford's Lawler commits to play soccer for Salem College

May 13, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce the addition of Michelle Lawler who committed to attend Salem next fall. Lawler had a successful career for Coach Walt Harper at Eastern Guilford High School in Gibsonville, NC. She also played for Coaches Wes Lewis and...

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Olentangy Orange's Schmidt commits to play soccer at Salem

May 08, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce the addition ofMackenzie Schmidtwho committed to attend Salem next fall.had a very successful careerfor CoachJen Odebrechtat Olentangy Orange High School in Lewis Center, OH. She alsoplayed for Coach Mo Razack and Allen Green forBlast Football Club, which...

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Sauquoit Valley's Orsino commits to play soccer at Salem

May 08, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce the addition of Amanda Orsino who committed to attend Salem next fall. Orsino was a star forward for Coach Tim Clive at Sauquoit Valley High School in Sauquoit, New York.Orsino co-captained her high school to the 2009 New...

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Soccer wins Hollins University Seven-On-Seven Tournament

April 24, 2010 Roanoke, VA-The Salem College soccer team won the Hollins University Seven-On-Seven Tournament today. The tournament consisted of Salem, Shenandoah Valley United, Hollins University, and Averett University. Salem defeated Shenandoah Valley United in the championship match, 2-1. Salem fell behind SVU 1-0 in the championship match at halftime,...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Jazmine Bridgeman

Name: Jazmine Bridgeman Sport: Soccer Position: Goalie Hometown: Mill Spring, NC High School: Polk County Wolverines Family: Kym (mother), Malena (sister), Mireya (sister) Hobbies: dance, soccer, and anything with friends 2009 Salem College soccer season highlights: Jazmine recorded seven shutouts in her first year in the goal for the Spirits,...

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Featured Athlete of the Week- Megan Lisle

Full Name: Megan Lisle Sport: Soccer Position: Defender Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA High School: Collins Hill Eagles Family: Sallie (mother), Dareyl (father), Siblings: Maggie, Sam, Gennifer, Celeste, David, Brian Hobbies: socializing, Celeste, soccer, relaxing This season in soccer: Megan started all twenty games for the soccer team, and had a major...

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Justice, Bringhurst, and Thiel selected to GSAC All-Conference soccer teams

November 07, 2009 LaGrange, GA-Tatum Justice, Tia Bringhurst, and Sabrina Thiel were selected to the Great South Athletic All-Conference soccer teams. Justice was placed on the GSAC All-Conference first team, and Thiel and Bringhurst were placed on the All-Freshman team. The three were a major part of the soccer team...

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Soccer loses final match of season in GSAC Semifinals

November 06, 2009 Maryville, NC-The Salem College soccer team fell in the Great South Athletic Conference semifinal match to eventual champion, Maryville College, 3-0. The Spirits hung with Maryville through the first 74 minutes, before Maryville scored two late goals to seal the win. Jazmine Bridgeman (Mill Spring, NC) came...

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Soccer wins first ever Great South Tournament match

October 31, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer team played in their first Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) tournament match today, and defeated Spelman College (2-0). Jazmine Bridgeman (Mill Spring, NC) came up huge in goal for the Spirits with five impressive saves in the match. Salem will now head...

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Soccer beats Ferrum to end regular season

October 26, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College soccer team defeated Ferrum College 1-0 to finish the regular season with eleven wins. Tatum Justice (Jacksonville, NC) scored in the 25th minute to give the Spirits the win. Salem celebrated two seniors, Michala Michaux (Morganton, NC) and Tori Collier (Raleigh, NC),...

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Soccer picks up important 10th win of the season

October 23, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer team picked up their 10th win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Ripon College from Wisconsin. This marks the second time that Salem's soccer team has reached 10 wins in the past three seasons. Kim Wisen (Madison, OH) struck a...

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Tatum Justice selected as Great South Soccer Player of the Week

October 20, 2009 LaGrange, GA-SalemCollege sophomoreTatum Justice is the GSAC Women's Soccer Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 18. Justice had three goals and an assist in leading the Spirits to a 2-0 record last week. She had two goals and an assist against Hollins. Justice had...

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Soccer falls on road to Greensboro College 2-0

October 20, 2009 Greensboro, NC- The Salem College soccer team fell on the road to Greensboro College 2-0 in a non-conference match. Greensboro scored a goal in the first and one in the second for the win. Salem falls to 9-6-1 on the season. Greensboro scored their first goal in...

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Soccer defeats Spelman 1-0 at home

October 18, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer team beat Spelman 1-0 today in a tight GSAC match. Tatum Justice (Jacksonville, NC) had the only goal of the game in the 11th minute. Salem improves to 9-5-1 with the win. Jazmine Bridgeman (Mill Spring, NC) had 3 saves for the...

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Soccer defeats Hollins 6-2 in non-conference action

October 17, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College soccer team exploded in the first seven minutes of the match to defeat Hollins 6-2 today. The Spirits scored three goals in the first 6:41 of the game to take a 3-0 lead. Tatum Justice (Jacksonville, NC) and Tia Bringhurst (Hurricane, UT)...

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Soccer falls on road to Maryville

October 10, 2009 Maryville, TN-The Salem College soccer team suffered its worst defeat of the season to Maryville College, 3-0. Maryville used a strong ten-minute first half stretch to score all three goals. Salem falls to 7-5-1, while Maryville improves to 7-2-1. Jessica Peterson assisted one goal and scored two...

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Soccer loses in 88th minute to Piedmont

October 3, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer team lost a heartbreaker to Piedmont College in GSAC action this weekend. Piedmont scored a goal with less than three minutes remaining to take a 2-1 victory against the Spirits. Salem falls to 7-4-1, while Piedmont improves to 10-2 on the season....

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Soccer wins on the road at Randolph

September 30, 2009 Lynchburg, VA-The Salem College soccer team defeated Randolph College tonight 2-1 in overtime. Erica Edwards (Clayton, NC) scored the game winning goal in the 98th minute. Salem improves to 7-3-1 with the win. Tia Bringhurst (Hurricane, UT) scored the opening goal in the 65th minute. Randolph would...

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Salem picks up 6-1 GSAC win at LaGrange

September 28, 2009 LaGrange, GA- The Salem College soccer team defeated LaGrange 6-1 today on the road. Sabrina Thiel (Hillsboro, OH) and Tia Bringhurst (Hurricane, UT) each had two goals for the Spirits. Salem improves to 6-3-1 on the season. Thiel got the Spirits on the board in the 7th...

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Soccer falls in overtime at Huntingdon

September 27, 2009 Montgomery, AL- The Salem College soccer team fell in overtime at Huntingdon today, 1-0. Huntingdon scored a goal with 1:20 left in the second overtime. Salem falls to 5-3-1 on the season, and Huntingdon improves to 3-4. Salem outshot Huntingdon 20-8, but were never able to find...

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Soccer match vs. LaGrange delayed until Monday

September 26, 2009 LaGrange, GA-The Salem College soccer team had a game postponed today due to thunder storms at LaGrange College. The GSAC conference match will now be played this Monday the 28th at 4:00 in LaGrange. The Spirits also play another GSAC match at Huntingdon College in Alabama on...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Tara Madden

Full Name: Tara Lynn Madden Sport/Position: Soccer/Forward Birthplace: Whittier, CA Hometown: Greenville, NC High School: Mauldin High Family: Mary (mother), Kevin (father), Jessica (sister) Hobbies: Working at the mall, dancing This year in soccer:Tara is the leading goal scorer so far this season for the Spirits with 6 goals. She...

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Soccer loses 1-0 at Agnes Scott

September 20, 2009 Decatur, GA-The Salem College soccer team lost on the road 1-0 at Agnes Scott in Great South action. Jazmine Bridgeman (Mill Spring, NC) had 8 saves for the Spirits. Salem falls to 5-2-1 overall, and to 1-1 in the conference. Salem created a couple strong opportunities to...

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Soccer wins first ever GSAC match

September 19, 2009 Macon, GA- The Salem College soccer team won their first ever Great South Athletic Conference match in convincing fashion tonight against Georgia Wesleyan, 9-0. Erica Edwards (Clayton, NC) and Tori Collier (Raleigh, NC) each had two goals for the Spirits. Salem improves to 5-1-1 with the win....

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Soccer defeats Averett 5-1 on rainy field

September 16, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College soccer team defeated Averett 5-1 on a rain soaked field. Kim Wisen (Madison, OH) scored on a penalty kick and assisted on another goal to lead the Spirits. Salem improves to 4-1-1 with the win, and Averett drops to 2-2. Tara Madden...

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Soccer loses in overtime against Bryn Mawr

September 13, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College soccer team lost in overtime of the Salem Classic Championship 2-1 against Bryn Mawr. Kim Wisen (Madison, OH) scored Salem's goal with ten minutes left in regulation to tie the score at one. Salem drops to 3-1-1, while Bryn Mawr improves to...

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Soccer defeats College of Notre Dame in Salem Classic

September 12, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College soccer team defeated the College of Notre Dame 6-0 today in the 1st Annual Salem College Classic opener today. Kaitlyn Horner (Elkhart, IN) scored the game winning goal in the 33rd minute on an unassisted goal. Salem improves to 3-0-1 with the...

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Salem's Bridgeman named women's soccer player of the week

September 09, 2009 LaGrange, GA-Salem College freshman goalkeeper Jazmine Bridgeman is the GSAC Women's Soccer Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 6. Bridgemanled Salem to a 2-0-1 record for the week. She had 33 saves, two shutouts, and gave up one goal. Salem won the Meredith Matchup...

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Soccer beats Peace and wins Meredith Matchup

September 07, 2009 Raleigh, NC- The Salem College soccer team took the Meredith Matchup Championship this weekend after a 4-0 victory over Peace. Salem had the same record in the tournament as Meredith, but won the championship based on goal differential. Megan Lisle (Lawrenceville, GA), Michala Michaux (Morganton, NC), Tatum...

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Soccer earns impressive tie at Meredith

September 05, 2009 Raleigh, NC-The Salem College soccer team picked up their most impressive result in school soccer history with a 0-0 overtime draw at Meredith. Meredith was a 2008 NCAA Tournament participant, 2008 USA South Champions, and were recently selected as the preseason favorite in the USA South. Jazmine...

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Soccer wins first match 9-3 against Peace

September 01, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer team started off the 2009 season in an impressive fashion with a 9-3 victory against Peace. Salem jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the fifth minute on a goal by Tia Bringhurst (Hurricane, UT) and never looked back. Tara Madden (Greenville,...

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Soccer looking forward to first year in GSAC

August 12, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College soccer team will hope to use its strong group of returners, and large incoming class to have a successful season in the Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) this fall. The team will return eleven players, has thirteen incoming players. Head Coach Jay...

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2009 Soccer Schedule

Day Date Opponent Time Tues. 09/01 Peace College W 9-3 Sat. 09/05 @ Meredith Tournament vs. Meredith T 0-0 Sun. 09/06 @ Meredith Tournament vs. Peace W 4-0 Sat. 09/12 Salem Classic vs. College of Notre Dame W 6-0 Sun. 09/13 Salem Classic vs. Bryn Mawr L 2-1 Wed. 09/16...

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Salem College NCAA GSAC