Women's Soccer Headlines 2011-12

July 30, 2012
Slugs Upset Regals in NCAA West Region First Round
In the 95th minute, Michele Stathatos scored the golden goal off of an assist from Chay Thomas, and the UCSC Women’s Soccer Team continues their incredible season. UCSC defeated the NCAA West Regional host and #10 ranked team in the nation California Lutheran University. The Slugs advance to play Concordia- Moorehead in the 2nd round Sunday night at 5pm at Rolland Stadium at California Lutheran University.

January 7, 2012
Slugs Receive NSCAA/Addidas 2011 Awards
Congratulations to Brooke Atkinson (Junior) and Adriana Moosekian (Senior) for being selected to the NSCAA/Addidas 2011 Women's Scholar All-West Region Second Team.

November 13, 2011
Slugs Fall to Concordia-Moorehead
An overtime defensive miscue by UC Santa Cruz provided a premium scoring opportunity for Concordia-Moorhead. In the 98th minute Sarah Rounds stole possession from the Banana Slugs central defender and raced towards goal for a one-on-one with the keeper.

November 7, 2011
Women's Soccer Makes NCAA Regionals
November 7, 2011 was a day of anticipation and excitement for the UCSC Women’s Soccer Team and in the Athletic Office in general as they found out that their squad is advancing to the NCAA playoffs since their hiatus last season. After what was a disappointing season in 2010, going 1-13-2 after a history of making it to the playoffs every year since 2006, this year it was time to dust off the shock and embrace the goal that the 2011 squad achieved.

November 5, 2011
5 Lady Slugs Named to All-Independent Women's Soccer Team
Antonia Darragh was names Defensive Player of the Year and Sarah Sadler was named Co-Rookie of the year.

September 1, 2011
UC Santa Cruz Women's Soccer Opens Season with Three Game Win Streak
The UC Santa Cruz Women’s Soccer squad opened the fall 2011 season on the road in Clinton near Jackson the capital of Mississippi under humid and stormy skies. Tropical Storm Lee threatened to open up as well. The weather did little to slow down the Slugs as they proved they could put the tough season of 2010 behind them.