2017 Women's Soccer News

  • Jackson and Eaton Selected to Second Team All-State
    November 28, 2017
    Senior defender Tori Jackson and freshman forward Cayci Eaton were selected to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) Second Team All-State as announced by the organization on Tuesday afternoon. The duo becomes ninth and tenth players in program history to be named to the All-State team.
  • Falcons Lose Regular Season Finale; Finish 2017 with 8-8 Record
    October 21, 2017
    ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (8-8) wrapped up its historic first season as a member of NCAA Division III and the USA South Athletic Conference with a tough 2-0 loss at N.C. Wesleyan (4-10-1) on Saturday afternoon. The Falcons wrapped up the inaugural Division III season with a .500 record and will set their sights on a strong 2018 campaign.
  • Women's Soccer Suffers 2-1 Loss at Meredith
    October 18, 2017
    RALEIGH, N.C. - For the second time this season, the Pfeiffer women's soccer team (8-7) suffered a one-goal defeat at the hands of Meredith (11-4). After falling 1-0 to the Avenging Angels in early September, Pfeiffer was on the wrong end of a 2-1 score on Wednesday evening.
  • Women's Soccer Blanked by Greensboro
    October 14, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- On a warm and sunny Saturday afternoon, the Pfeiffer women's soccer team (8-6) dropped a tough 1-0 decision at home against Greensboro (14-2) in the final home match of the season. Greensboro owns the best overall winning percentage in the USA South an ran their winning streak to four straight. 
  • Women's Soccer Records 240th Win in Program History in 3-1 Victory at Methodist
    October 11, 2017
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (8-5) continued its hot play with a 3-1 road win at Methodist (4-8) on Wednesday night. The win is Pfeiffer’s seventh in their last nine matches and the 240th victory in program history.
  • Pfeiffer Falls to Rival Queens on Monday Night
    October 09, 2017
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In a matchup of former conference rivals, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (7-5) dropped a 3-0 decision at Queens (8-2-1) on Monday evening. Tonight marked the 26th meeting between the two programs since 1998 and was the Royals first head-to-head victory over the Falcons since a 3-1 win in 2011. Pfeiffer had been 4-0-1 against Queens since 2011 and the Falcons own a 10-9-8 record in the ultra-competitive rivalry.
  • All Four Seniors Score as Falcons Dominate William Peace
    October 07, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- All four seniors scored on Senior Day as the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (7-4) dominated William Peace (1-8) by a final score of 8-0 on Saturday afternoon at N.E. Lefko Field. The Falcons erupted for six second half goals to blow away the visiting Pacers.
  • Pfeiffer's Win Streak Snapped in 2-1 Home Loss to Salem
    October 04, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (6-4) saw its five game winning streak come to an end at the hands of Salem (10-2) on Wednesday evening at N.E. Lefko Field. The Spirits netted the game-winner in the 77th minute to come away with a 2-1 victory.
  • Kelley's Three Assists Lead Pfeiffer to Fifth Straight Win
    September 30, 2017
    FERRUM, Va. — Thanks to three first half goals, all of corner kicks by Kat Kelley, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (6-3) extended its win streak to five in a row with a 3-0 victory over Ferrum (5-5) on Saturday afternoon. Maddie Capel, Cayci Eaton and Tori Jackson all scored with Kelley getting three assists and finished one shy of tying the single game record of four set by Megan Blevins in 2008.
  • Eaton Strikes in OT to Send Falcons to Fourth Straight Victory
    September 27, 2017
    DANVILLE, VA -- Cayci Eaton's overtime game-winner extended the Pfeiffer women's soccer team's (5-3) winning streak to four straight as the Falcons edged Averett (2-3-2) in double overtime on Wednesday evening. The goal was Eaton's 10th of the season and already her fourth game-winning goal.
  • Women's Soccer Easily Defeats Regent on Homecoming
    September 23, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team came out with a win on homecoming weekend by a score of 10-0 against Regent University. With the win, the Falcons improve to 4-3 on the season and 2-2 on their home turf. The Falcons outshot Regent 28-0 for the game, posting a record for the least amount of shots allowed in a game. 
  • FALCON FRIDAY: Q & A with Gabby Ligas
    September 22, 2017
    This week, we continue a new weekly feature entitled "Falcon Friday" which is a light-hearted Q & A session with various student-athletes of our 21 athletic programs that will be released every Friday throughout the 2017-18 athletic season. The feature is designed to get you to learn more about the individuals that make up our great athletic program.
  • Falcons Beat Familiar Foe to Earn Second Straight Victory
    September 19, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Thanks to a pair of goals by freshman Cayci Eaton, including the game-winner in the 82nd minute, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (3-3) won its second straight and defeated former Conference Carolinas rival Barton (1-4-2) 3-2 on Tuesday evening. The win gets the Falcons back to .500 as Eaton pushes her goal total to seven.
  • Falcons Power Past Brevard, 3-1
    September 13, 2017
    BREVARD, N.C. - A pair of freshmen goal scorers led the way as the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (2-3) ended a three game losing streak with a convincing 3-1 victory over Brevard (2-2) on Wednesday evening. Maddie Capel netted a pair of goals and Cayci Eaton added another to send Pfeiffer past the Tornados.
  • Falcons Drop Third Straight
    September 10, 2017
    RALEIGH, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women's soccer team (1-3) dropped its third straight match, falling to nationally ranked Johns Hopkins (3-0-1) by a final count of 5-0 on Sunday afternoon. The Blue Jays entered today's contest ranked No. 13 in the NSCAA Preseason rankings and dominated the first meeting between the two programs.
  • Women's Soccer Comes Up Short Against Meredith
    September 09, 2017
    RALEIGH, N.C. -- In their first game against a USA South opponent, the Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (1-2) lost to Meredith (3-0) by a final score of 1-0 on Saturday afternoon. After erupting for 11 goals in its season opener, the Falcons were blanked for the second straight match.
  • Falcons Drop 2017 Home Opener
    September 04, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C.- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team opened their 2017 home schedule with a Labor Day matchup against Emory University. The Falcons (1-1) took a 4-0 loss to the Eagles, who improve to 2-0 on the young season.
  • Women's Soccer Earns First Division III Win in History; Blank Brooklyn 11-0
    September 02, 2017
    GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (1-0) claimed the first win in Division III history as the Falcons throttled Brooklyn College (0-1) by a final score of 11-0 on Saturday afternoon. The 11 goals score by Pfeiffer was the most in a game since Pfeiffer scored 13 against Chowan on Oct. 9, 2013.
  • Historic Weekend on Tap as Fall Teams Embark on Division III Era
    September 01, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer Falcons compete in a historic weekend as the men’s soccer, women’s soccer, cross country and volleyball teams open their inaugural Division III campaign in the next couple of days. The long awaited Division III debut kicks off tonight as the men’s soccer team battles Lynchburg.
  • Women's Soccer Announces 2017 Schedule
    June 28, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team has announced its 2017 schedule as the Falcons embark on a new era in Division III and the USA South Athletic Conference. Pfeiffer will open DIII competition on Sept. 2 and the 17 game slate will feature some familiar foes.