2016 Manchester University Women's Soccer

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    November 08, 2016
    Birmingham, Hersick highlight all-HCAC honors A quartet represented Manchester University women’s soccer on the 2016 all-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference teams released Tuesday, Nov. 8.
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    October 29, 2016
    Final moments’ victory seals strong season finish RICHMOND, IND. – Wrapping up a sparkling junior year, midfielder Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) literally saved her best for last Saturday, Oct. 29.
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    October 22, 2016
    Close-knit league battle highlights Senior Day NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A steady recent rise by Manchester University resumed in its home regular season finale Saturday, Oct. 22.
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    October 21, 2016
    MSJ twinbill highlights Senior Day matches Manchester University’s Class of 2017 nonet is honored during a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader versus Mt. St. Joseph University of Ohio Saturday, Oct. 22.
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    October 19, 2016
    Offensive blitzkrieg propels MU NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Junior midfielder Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) registered her second career hat trick, highlighting a 7-2 Manchester University win over Defiance College Wednesday, Oct. 19.
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    October 18, 2016
    Black and Gold face Defiance tests Wednesday Manchester University women’s soccer begins a span of its final two home regular season matches, while the men’s team closes a three-date road trip Wednesday, Oct. 19.
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    October 15, 2016
    Birmingham goal highlights southern trek LEXINGTON, KY. – Sophomore forward/midfielder Maranda Birmingham (Kouts, Ind.) and senior midfielder Jessica Sanchez (Fort Wayne, Ind.) combined for four of Manchester University’s six shot attempts during Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play at Transylvania University Saturday, Oct. 14.
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    October 14, 2016
    Key HCAC battle wraps up home, away week Manchester University takes to the road Saturday, Oct. 15.
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    October 12, 2016
    MU selected for team academic honors The 2015-16 editions of Manchester University men’s and women’s soccer have each been recognized by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
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    October 12, 2016
    Hersick, Smith lead way in midweek league clash NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University opened a home and away week facing off against co-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference-leading Franklin College Wednesday, Oct. 12.
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    October 10, 2016
    Set of back-to-back home matches continues Wednesday Manchester University seeks to keep the momentum going from a key Homecoming 2016 victory over Rose-Hulman Wednesday, Oct. 12, when Franklin College pays a visit.
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    October 08, 2016
    Spartans celebrate Homecoming 2016 in style NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A rebound shot off the foot of sophomore forward/midfielder Maranda Birmingham (Kouts, Ind.) provided plenty of joy for fans at Good Field Saturday, Oct. 8.
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    October 07, 2016
    Rose-Hulman visit continues HCAC slate Manchester University helps highlight the 2016 Homecoming weekend with a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at Good Field Saturday, Oct. 8.
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    October 05, 2016
    AU edges Black and Gold in HCAC meeting ANDERSON, IND. – Sophomore forward/midfielder Maranda Birmingham (Kouts, Ind.) and junior midfielder Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) combined for seven shot attempts, and sophomore goalkeeper Caroline Smith (Mason, Ohio) compiled her second successive double-digit save outing, highlighting a Heartland Collegiate Athletic road match for Manchester University Wednesday, Oct. 5.
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    October 03, 2016
    Spartans open week with AU match-up An away and home week gets underway Wednesday, Oct. 5, for Manchester University.
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    October 01, 2016
    Smith posts sterling saves effort HANOVER, IND. – A quartet of Manchester University players registered a shot apiece as part of a 4-0 loss at the hands of Hanover College in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play Saturday, Oct. 1.
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    September 30, 2016
    Black and Gold start HCAC slate A southern sojourn to Hanover College Saturday, Oct. 1, opens the 2016 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference calendar.
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    September 21, 2016
    Hersick hat trick highlights road trip HUNTINGTON, IND. – Manchester University pushed National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics’ foe Huntington University tooth and nail Wednesday, Sept. 21.
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    September 19, 2016
    Black and Gold close out non-league schedule The curtain closes on the non-conference portion of Manchester University’s 2016 schedule Wednesday, Sept. 21.
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    September 17, 2016
    Trio leads MU in home non-conference finale NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. ?Sophomore forward/midfielder Maranda Birmingham (Kouts, Ind.), junior midfielder Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) and junior defender Jaclyn Scialdone (Noblesville, Ind.) each tested Otterbein University?s net minder Saturday, Sept. 17.
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    September 16, 2016
    Spartans conclude non-conference home schedule A run of three successive matches against the Ohio Athletic Conference and Manchester University’s 2016 non-conference home slate each wrap up Saturday, Sept. 17.
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    September 10, 2016
    Back and forth affair highlights home opener NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A steady rain and windy conditions on the Good Field pitch at the Spartan Soccer Complex didn’t dampen a close-knit battle between Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference and Ohio Athletic Conference counterparts Saturday, Sept. 10.
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    September 09, 2016
    OAC stretch continues with home opener Manchester University’s men’s and women’s squads each take to the Good Field pitch at the Spartan Soccer Complex this weekend. The Spartans’ women’s squad begins its home calendar Saturday, Sept. 10, by welcoming Wilmington College of Ohio.
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    September 07, 2016
    Home and away week opens Wednesday TIFFIN, OHIO – The junior midfield tandem of Jenny Pudlo (Crown Point, Ind.) and Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) each tallied two shot attempts Sept. 7, leading Manchester University on its road trip to Heidelberg University.
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    September 05, 2016
    Three-match road set wraps up Manchester University looks to end a three-match road trip on a high note Wednesday, Sept. 7.
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    September 03, 2016
    Black and Gold duo earns all-tourney honors NOTRE DAME, IND. – The sophomore – junior combination of forward Maranda Birmingham (Kouts, Ind.) and midfielder Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) proved a strong one Friday and Saturday, Sept. 2 and 3.
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    September 02, 2016
    MU begins 2016 slate at St. Mary's A pair of first-year head coaches take to the pitches at Manchester University and St. Mary’s College of Indiana Friday through Sunday, Sept. 2-4.
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    August 29, 2016
    Soccer complex competition field gets new name NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University officially announced Saturday, Aug. 27, that the competition surface on the Spartans Soccer Complex will be named Good Field.
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    August 25, 2016
    Winning Ways: Black and Gold seek higher standing First-year head coach Christine Johnson understands one thing during her short time at the helm of the Manchester University program.
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    August 16, 2016
    Black and Gold picked among HCAC's top eight Manchester University was slated for an eighth-place finish on the 2016 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference preseason women’s coaches poll, released Aug. 16.
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    August 04, 2016
    Johnson named Spartans' women's soccer head coach NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University Director of Athletics Rick Espeset announced Thursday, Aug. 4, that Christine Johnson is taking over head coaching duties for women’s soccer.
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    July 27, 2016
    Rowe tabbed HCAC's NCAA Woman of Year nominee Manchester University soccer and track and field standout Bridgette Rowe (La Quinta, Calif.) has been selected as the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s nominee for the NCAA Woman of the Year award.
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    July 19, 2016
    Stout steps down from coaching, teaching roles Manchester University Director of Athletics Rick Espeset announced Tuesday, July 19, that Andrew Stout has stepped down from his role as head women’s soccer coach and assistant professor in Exercise Science to move into a teaching role at Concordia Lutheran High School in Fort Wayne.
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    March 15, 2016
    A Road Less Traveled: Erwin takes advantage of interesting athletic background In a word, Manchester University sophomore Megan Erwin’s rise to collegiate soccer has been unconventional.