April 20, 2007
Former Spartan midfielder Mike Richardson inks deal with Charleston
CHARLESTON, SC Now former UNC Greensboro mens soccer midfielder Mike Richardson has signed a contract to play with the Charleston Battery of the United Soccer Leagues First Division.
March 16, 2007
Despite cold, UNCG opens outdoor track season at 49er Classic
CHARLOTTE, NC Despite off-and-on rain showers and near freezing temperatures, the UNC Greensboro track and field squads began their outdoor season on Friday at the 49er Classic in Charlotte.
March 13, 2007
FitzGerald signs with Wilmington, Patterson and Jones play on in MLS training camps
GREENSBORO, NC Former UNC Greensboro mens soccer forward Michael FitzGerald has signed a contract with the Wilmington Hammerheads of the United Soccer Leagues Second Division.
February 21, 2007
UNCG receives five men's soccer commitments for next season
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro mens soccer coach Michael Parker announced Wendesday the commitment of four high school seniors and one transfer to enroll at UNCG.
January 18, 2007
Patterson selected by New York in first round of MLS Supplemental Draft
NEW YORK, NY UNC Greensboro forward Randi Patterson was the first selection made by the New York Red Bulls in the 2007 MLS supplemental draft, held via conference call on Thursday afternoon.
January 12, 2007
UNCG's Jones drafted by FC Dallas, Patterson awaits supplemental selections
INDIANAPOLIS, IN UNC Greensboro midfielder Scott Jones was selected by his hometown team, FC Dallas, with the 28th selection of the 2007 MLS SuperDraft held Friday.
January 8, 2007
Jones featured in story about MLS Combine
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro's Scott Jones participated in the Major League Soccer Combine this past weekend and is featured in a story on the MLS website.
January 5, 2007
Jones, Patterson to take part in the 2007 MLS Combine
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboros Scott Jones and Randi Patterson will participate in this weekend's Major League Soccer Combine in Fort Lauderdale, FL, beginning Thursday.
January 4, 2007
Nineteen UNCG student-athletes named to Academic All-Conference team
SPARTANBURG, SC Nineteen UNCG students were named to the TIAA-CREF Academic All-Conference teams for the 2006 fall season. A total of 238 student-athletes, representing all Southern Conference institutions, were named to the team.
December 13, 2006
Patterson, Jones earn NCCSIA All-State Team honors
BUIES CREEK, NC Seniors Randi Patterson and Scott Jones have been named to the 2006 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) University Division All-State Mens Soccer Team.
December 13, 2006
Three Spartans earn SoCon November Athletes of the Month
SPARTANBURG, SC The Southern Conference announced Wednesday that UNC Greensboros Scott Jones, Shannon Donovan and Jasmine Byrd were each awarded SoCon November Athlete of the Month in their respective sports.
December 6, 2006
UNCG's Jones earns third-team All-American honors
ST. LOUIS, MO UNC Greensboro senior midfielder Scott Jones earned his third consecutive NSCAA All-American selection when he was named to the squads third team.
December 1, 2006
Three Spartans earn NSCAA regional honors
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro seniors Scott Jones and Randi Patterson and sophomore Jokull Elisabetarson have been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-South Region squads. The awards are voted on by members of the NSCAA.
November 30, 2006
Patterson, Jones headed to MLS Combine in January
NEW YORK UNC Greensboro forward Randi Patterson and midfielder Scott Jones are among 58 collegiate players who have been invited to the 2007 adidas Major League Soccer Combine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, next January, just days before MLS Super Draft.
November 21, 2006
UNCG alumn Moreno enjoys MLS championship
FRISCO, Texas (AP) - Just when the New England Revolution seemed mere minutes from finally winning an MLS Cup, Houston's Brian Ching brought the party to an abrupt halt.
November 19, 2006
UNCG falls to Northwestern, 2-1, in NCAA Men's Soccer Tourney's third round
EVANSTON, IL Gerardo Alvarezs goal at midway through the first half broke a 1-1 tie and held up as Northwestern defeated UNC Greensboro, 2-1, in the third round of the 2006 NCAA Mens Soccer Tournament on Sunday afternoon.
November 15, 2006
UNCG advances to Sweet 16 with OT win at West Virginia
MORGANTOWN, WV Scott Jones scored with 6:11 remaining in the second overtime as UNC Greensboro knocked off sixth-seeded West Virginia, 2-1, Wednesday night to earn a third consecutive trip to the NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament's Round of 16.
November 11, 2006
Scott Jones last minute goal lifts UNCG over Virginia Tech, 2-1, in the first round of the NCAA Mens Soccer Tournament
GREENSBORO, NC Senior Scott Jones connected on a free kick in the last 30 seconds to give UNC Greensboro the 2-1 victory over Virginia Tech in the first round of the NCAA Mens Soccer Tournament at the UNCG Soccer Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
November 7, 2006
UNCG announces ticket information for NCAA Soccer, volleyball time change
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro announced Tuesday two schedule updates and ticket information for this coming weekends sporting events.
November 6, 2006
UNCG to host Virginia Tech in first round of NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament
GREENSBORO, NC For the second consecutive year, UNC Greensboro and Virginia Tech will square off in the NCAA Tournament as the teams have been matched up in the opening round of the 2006 edition of the tournament.
November 5, 2006
UNCG tops Georgia Southern for SoCon Tournament title, heads back to NCAA Tourney
GREENVILLE, SC Scott Jones scored his fifth goal of the season 10:10 into the contest and Randi Patterson and Thomas Campbell added insurance goals just 2:40 apart late in the second half as UNC Greensboro earned its third consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament with a 3-0 win over Georgia Southern in the championship game of the 2006 Southern Conference Mens Soccer Tournament.
November 5, 2006
A Spartan SoCon Soccer Sweep!
There will be two UNCG soccer teams watching the NCAA selection show to see where they are headed on Monday as both the Spartan men's and women's soccer teams were victorious on Sunday to earn Southern Conference Tournament titles and automatic bids to the NCAA Tournament.
November 3, 2006
Spartans move into title game with 2-0 win over Appalachian State
GREENVILLE, SC Redemption Part II. For the second straight year, UNC Greensboro earned a measure of redemption in the conference semifinals by beating the only conference foe to hand them a loss in the regular season, this time defeating Appalachian State, 2-0, in the semifinal round of the Southern Conference Mens Soccer Tournament on Friday night on the campus of Furman University.
October 28, 2006
Jones earns record fourth All-SoCon honor as conference awards are announced
SPARTANBURG, SC Highlighted by Scott Jones earning a record fourth first-team honor, four UNC Greensboro players were honored Saturday morning with All-Southern Conference accolades.
October 28, 2006
Patterson's pair pushes UNCG past Wofford, 2-0, in SoCon Tourney action
GREENSBORO, NC - Randi Patterson scored twice off feeds from D.J. McCurry and Nate Berry earned his fifth shutout of the season as top-seeded UNC Greensboro advanced in the Southern Conference Mens Soccer Tournament with a 2-0 win over Wofford on Saturday night at UNCG Soccer Stadium.
October 24, 2006
Fast start lifts Akron over UNCG, 4-0, in men's soccer action
AKRON, OH Steve Kalan had a hat trick in the first half, including a pair of goals in the first 8:05 as Akron defeated UNC Greensboro, 4-0, in mens soccer action Tuesday night.
October 20, 2006
THREE-PEAT! Campbell's late goal lifts Spartans to SoCon regular season crown
GREENVILLE, SC Thomas Campbell scored with 3:02 to play to give UNC Greensboro a 2-1 win over Furman and present the Spartans with their third consecutive Southern Conference Regular Season title.
October 18, 2006
No. 2 Wake Forest downs Spartans, 3-0
WINSTON-SALEM, NC Second-ranked Wake Forest scored three times in the first 30 minutes of the match on its way to a 3-0 win over UNC Greensboro in mens soccer action at Spry Stadium on Wednesday night.
October 17, 2006
FitzGerald named SoCon Men's Soccer Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro senior forward Michael FitzGerald was named the Southern Conference Mens Soccer Player of the Week on Tuesday afternoon.
October 14, 2006
Spartans lock up 28th consecutive winning season, defeat High Point
GREENSBORO, NC Scott Jones fourth goal of the season came with just 14:03 left on the clock and was the only tally of the night as UNC Greensboro guaranteed itself a 28th consecutive winning season, defeating backyard rival High Point, 1-0, in mens soccer action Saturday night.
October 11, 2006
FitzGerald's OT goal gives Spartans 2-1 win over College of Charleston
MT. PLEASANT, SC The old saying is a cat has nine lives. On Wednesday night, UNC Greensboros hopes for a Southern Conference regular season title three-peat were revived by No. 9.
October 7, 2006
Appalachian St. hands UNCG first SoCon loss of season
GREENSBORO, NC Barat Killian scored the game-winner on a head with 6:06 to play as Appalachian State handed UNC Greensboro its first conference loss of the season with a 3-2 setback on Saturday night at UNCG Soccer Stadium.
September 30, 2006
Spartans topple Elon, take over first in the SoCon
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro rallied from an early 1-0 deficit to take sole possession of first place in the Southern Conference mens soccer standings with a 3-1 win in front of a Homecoming crowd of 2,545 at UNCG Soccer Stadium.
September 26, 2006
Campbell's OT goal lifts UNCG over Davidson, 3-2
DAVIDSON, NC Mike Richardson had a hand in all three UNCG goals, including the assist on Thomas Campbells game-winner with 17 seconds left in the first overtime, as the Spartans topped Davidson, 3-2, in Southern Conference mens soccer action on Tuesday night.
September 22, 2006
Spartans bust out of skid, beat Coastal Carolina, 4-0
GREENSBORO, NC Scott Jones celebrated his 23rd birthday with a goal and Henning Jonasson and Thomas Campbell each had a goal and an assist as UNC Greensboro broke out of a scoring drought with a 4-0 win over Coastal Carolina in mens soccer action at UNCG Soccer Stadium.
September 20, 2006
UNCG, Georgia Southern play to scoreless tie in SoCon opener for both
STATESBORO, GA UNC Greensboro had a 21-13 advantage in overall shots, including 7-3 in shots on goal, but neither team could find the back of the goal as the Spartans and Georgia Southern played to a scoreless tie in the Southern Conference opener for both teams.
September 17, 2006
Penalty kick lifts Old Dominion past UNCG, 1-0
NORFOLK, VA - Ross Mackenzie connected on a penalty kick midway through the first half as the matchs only goal as Old Dominion defeated UNC Greensboro, 1-0, in mens soccer action at the Stihl Classic on Saturday afternoon.
September 15, 2006
William & Mary knocks off UNCG, 5-1
NORFOLK, VA Andrew Hoxie and Pat Scherder each scored twice as William & Mary stunned UNC Greensboro, 5-1, in mens soccer action at the Stihl Classic on Friday night.
September 12, 2006
UNCG ranked No. 29 in College Soccer News Top 30, falls out of two polls
GREENSBORO, NC - Despite a 2-1 week last week with the loss coming to a nationally ranked opponent, UNC Greensboro fell out of two more national polls this week but still clings to a No. 29 ranking in the College Soccer News poll.
September 10, 2006
Patterson's trifecta paces UNCG to 5-2 win over Belmont
GREENSBORO, NC Randi Patterson scored three goals for the second time in his career as UNC Greensboro defeated Belmont, 5-2, in a mens soccer action at the 2006 UNCG Mens Soccer Classic on Sunday afternoon.
September 8, 2006
UAB rallies to beat UNCG, 3-2, in men's soccer Top 25 clash
GREENSBORO, NC -- UAB used two goals by Jerson Monteiro to help rally from an early 2-0 deficit and beat UNC Greensboro, 3-2, in a clash of Top 25 teams at the 2006 UNCG Mens Soccer Classic on Friday night.
September 8, 2006
UNCG falls 2-0 to No. 10 Tennessee in womens soccer action
KNOXVILLE, TN Tennessees Emily Redberg scored two goals in the second half to give the No. 10-ranked Lady Vols a 2-0 victory over UNC Greensboro at the Tennessee Lady Vol Classic on Friday.
September 6, 2006
UNCG ranked in three of four mens soccer national polls
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro dropped in the national rankings this week, but is still ranked in three of the four national mens soccer polls.
September 5, 2006
Fast start, Berry's goalkeeping lifts UNCG over Campbell, 2-0
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro scored twice in the first 13 minutes of the match and freshman goalkeeper Nate Berry made it hold up for his first collegiate shutout as the Spartans handed Campbell its first loss of the season, 2-0, in mens soccer action on Tuesday night.
September 2, 2006
VCU hands UNCG 3-1 loss in men's soccer action
RICHMOND, VA Pat Viray had a goal and an assist to lead Virginia Commonwealth to a 3-1 win over UNC Greensboro in mens soccer action Saturday night.
August 31, 2006
UNCG-Campbell rescheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 5
GREENSBORO, NC The mens soccer match between UNC Greensboro and Campbell, which was originally slated for Wednesday night, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 7 pm.
August 31, 2006
Full NSCAA/Fox Soccer Channel television schedule announced
MISSION, KS - The NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) and Fox Soccer Channel released today the full schedule of television games that will make up the NSCAA's National Game of the Week package. UNCG will take part in the package on Sept. 22 when it hosts Coastal Carolina.
August 30, 2006
UNCG-Campbell postponed by weather
GREENSBORO, NC The mens soccer match between UNC Greensboro and Campbell was postponed Wednesday night due to severe weather in the area.
August 29, 2006
UNCG moves up in men's soccer national rankings
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro moved up four spots to No. 16 in the Soccer Times Top 25 poll, which was released late Monday night.
August 29, 2006
Richardson named SoCon Men's Soccer Player of the Week
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro senior midfielder Mike Richardson was named the first Southern Conference Mens Soccer Player of the Week for the 2006 season on Tuesday afternoon.
August 27, 2006
Patterson hits milestone, Richardson lifts UNCG to win
GREENSBORO, NC Randi Patterson scored twice to make him the seventh player in school history to score 50 career goals, but it was Mike Richardson who broke a 2-2 tie with 5:33 to play that lifted UNC Greensboro to a 3-2 win over Stetson in non-conference mens soccer action Sunday afternoon at UNCG Soccer Stadium.
August 25, 2006
Spartans rally for 4-2 win over Jacksonville in men's soccer season opener
GREENSBORO, NC -- UNC Greensboro scored three times in the final 11:13 to rally for a 4-2 win over Jacksonville in season opening mens soccer action at UNCG Soccer Stadium on Friday night.
August 22, 2006
UNCG No. 20 in Soccer Times Mens College Top 25 Coaches Preseason Poll
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro is rated No. 20 in Soccer Times Mens College Top 25 Coaches Preseason Poll, which was released on Monday.
August 22, 2006
UNCG selected SoCon favorite; four earn preseason all-conference
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro has been selected as the pre-season favorite to defend its Southern Conference mens soccer title in vote of the leagues coaches.
August 17, 2006
Jones and Patterson's Hermann candidacy begins again
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro seniors Randi Patterson and Scott Jones are among 25 players named to the watch list for the 2006 Hermann Trophy.
August 17, 2006
Jones, Patterson named to CSN's First-Team Preseason All-American squad
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro seniors Randi Patterson and Scott Jones have been named to College Soccer News Preseason All-American squad as first-team selections.
August 16, 2006
Duke tops UNCG, 3-0, in men's soccer exhibition match
GREENSBORO, NC Sophomore Mike Grella had a goal and two assists to lead Duke to a 3-0 win over UNC Greensboro in an exhibition mens soccer match in front of a crowd of 1,772 at UNCG Soccer Stadium on Wednesday night.
August 15, 2006
UNCG ranked No. 21 in NSCAA men's preseason Top 25 poll
GREENSBORO, NC -- Looking to defend its Southern Conference championship and return to the NCAA Tournament for the third consecutive season, UNC Greensboro is ranked No. 21 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) pre-season Top 25 poll.
August 15, 2006
Patterson named to PDL's All-League team
GREENSBORO, NC -- UNC Greensboro senior Randi Patterson has been named to the PDL's All-League squad for his outstanding performance with the Carolina Dynamo this summer.
August 4, 2006
UNCG-Coastal Carolina to be aired by Fox Soccer Channel
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro Director of Athletics Nelson E. Bobb confirmed Friday that the mens soccer match between UNCG and Coastal Carolina has been moved to Friday, Sept. 22 to accommodate a television broadcast on Fox Soccer Channel.
July 25, 2006
UNCG's men's soccer recruiting class ranked No. 13 by College Soccer News
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboros incoming class of mens soccer student-athletes has been rated the 13th best in the country according to College Soccer News rankings released this week.
July 16, 2006
UNCG ranked No. 18 in College Soccer News' preseason poll
GREENSBORO, NC Looking to defend its Southern Conference championship and return to the NCAA Tournament for the third consecutive season, UNC Greensboro is ranked No. 18 in the College Soccer News Pre-season Top 30 poll.