Last Build Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:33:20 EDT
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:30:00 EDTSFA has a 3-0 record in conference for the first time since 2012 when they were Southland Conference Champions and Southland Tournament Champions. Three games are in the books for the 2016 season, and SFA is tied with Abilene Christian and Central Arkansas with 3-0 records.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:56:00 EDTSenior Hailey Hunt was born right here in Nacogdoches before her parents decided to move to Mckinney, Texas when she was two and half years old. The Texas native, like many of you, began her soccer career at a very early age playing recreational soccer. Her father, Ron, was her coach for many years before she graduated to middle school club school. “I started at age four, so I was younger than everyone else,” said Hunt. But with her talents and father by her side she played and even started with the older kids.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:51:00 EDTStephen F. Austin junior Hanna Barker was named Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week, presented by UniversalCoin.com, the league announced Tuesday afternoon. This is the second Player of the Week accolade for the Ladyjacks during the 2016 season.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:49:00 EDTThe Ladyjacks took on the Houston Baptist Huskies on Sunday afternoon to round out a long weekend on the road. Stephen F. Austin, with the 4-2 win over HBU, keeps the drive alive staying undefeated in conference play. Junior Hanna Barker would lead the Ladyjacks with her first career hat-trick. She had two goals within five minutes of the opening kick and the third goal came right after the start of the second half.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:13:00 EDTIt was a humid yet breezy afternoon in Corpus Christi when the SFA Ladyjacks took on the Islanders on Friday evening. Stephen F. Austin had a season high tonight on goals scored in a single game. Five was the lucky number tonight with the Ladyjacks having five different players contributing to the five goals. Also, Five players had two shots apiece, but junior Hannah Barker had a full stat line leading the team with two shots, two shots on goal, an assist, and a goal for herself. Other contributors to the massive numbers were redshirt junior Meghan Corder, senior Amanda Doyle, sophomore Breanna Moore, and redshirt sophomore Lauren Hall.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:44:00 EDTAfter a terrific conference opener last weekend against the rival Northwetern, the Ladyjacks are looking for wins five and six this weekend while traveling down south. SFA will have to first get past the Texas A&M- Corpus Christi Islanders on Sept. 23rd at 7:00 p.m.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 09:42:00 EDTAmanda Doyle is a senior from the Plano area, who is majoring in Kinesiology. Her plans for after graduation are to become a physician's assistant or a nurse practitioner.Doyle' start to soccer began way before she came to play at SFA. The Doyle family revolves around soccer. "My sister plays at Arkansas. She is a freshman there and is tearing it up. My little brother plays soccer. My mom played soccer up until college because she went to The University of Texas and that was when they did not have women's soccer there." Her mom, Sh'Rae, was her influence into the soccer world. She was the coach for all the kids when they were little. Sh'Rae would go to all their practices, and when they got older, the kids would help run each other's practices. "It just has been a thing in our family, playing soccer everywhere."
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 23:08:00 EDTt was a humid opener for Southland Conference play. Stephen F. Austin traveled east for a big rivalry game against Northwestern State on Friday evening. This match was the first game Northwestern has play on their actual home field due to weather conditions, and today Mother Nature still would not give them a break as the rain started pouring down late in the first half.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:10:00 EDTThe Ladyjacks are on a three game winning streak and are looking to keep that number growing as they start conference play this weekend. SFA will face off against Northwestern on Sept. 16th at 7:00 p.m.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:12:00 EDTFRISCO, Texas – Stephen F. Austin redshirt junior Lillie Ehlert was named the Southland Conference Goalkeeper Player of the Week this afternoon by the league office. This is the first accolade for the Ladyjacks so far in the 2016 season.
Sun, 11 Sep 2016 16:35:00 EDTStephen F. Austin collected its first shutout of the season against UTEP on Sunday afternoon. SFA scored twice in the opening 36 minutes and never looked back.Goals for SFA were collected by a penalty kick from junior Hanna Barker, her second for the season, and a chip by senior Amanda Doyle, her first for the season. Goalkeeper redshirt junior Lillie Ehlert spend all 90:00 minutes in the net with six saves and no goals allowed.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 23:22:00 EDTThe Ladyjacks saw a tough one through Friday night against Texas State. The game was a nail-biter that came down to two overtimes. Both teams scored two goals apiece in regulation, and the deciding goal came in the last minute and a half by Freshman Katie Jennings.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 12:32:00 EDTNACOGDOCHES, Texas – After a thrilling finish to last weekend’s win against UTSA, the Ladyjacks are out hunting for win number two in San Marcos. SFA will take on the Texas State bobcats on Friday evening. Opening kick is set to start at 7:00 p.m. CT.
Sun, 04 Sep 2016 21:48:00 EDTThe Ladyjacks christened the home field for the new season with a win on Sunday night. SFA played a very aggressive game scoring two goals in the first period, and then tacking on one more after a nail biting second half that gave UTSA a toe hold in the game.
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 07:57:00 EDTNACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Stephen F. Austin Ladyjacks are looking forward to the home crowd and familiar sights after a tough weekend in Oregon. The Ladyjacks want a “W” in that wins column and what better place to do that than home. SFA will host University of Texas - San Antonio at the SFA Soccer Field on Sunday evening. Opening kick is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. CT in Nacogdoches, Texas. The game will be live streamed on ESPN 3.