Category: Soccer

A historic season for the Griffons finally met its end in Oklahoma. Western’s season was full of promise and potential, and for the most part, it lived up to that. The Griffons found themselves winning more games faster than any other team in program history had, and also won the most games in program history.…

A weekend full of potential for the Griffons fizzled out when they took to the road this weekend to face Central Missouri and Lindenwood. Going into this weekend’s road trip, the Griffons were riding a three-game winning-streak, their first of the year. With the opponents of Central Missouri and Lindenwood ahead, the Griffons hoped to…

Western soccer moves up to fifth in MIAA

[caption id="attachment_25727" align="alignnone" width="300"] Sydney Andrews heads the ball defenders close in on her Friday against Nebraska-Kearney at Spratt Stadium. Zack Papenberg | Photo Editor[/caption] The Griffons were on top of their game this weekend, as they won both games for the first time since the first week of the season. Friday’s matchup with Nebraska-Kearney was…

The first half of the Griffons’ season has been a rollercoaster as Western tried to find consistency. Although they made their way to five wins, the fastest in program history, they are not satisfied with where their record currently stands. Western sits at 6-4-1 on the season, but holds a subpar 2-3-1 record in conference play. “We…

Andrews’ sense for the game

[caption id="attachment_25419" align="alignnone" width="300"] Sydney Andrews approaches ball during Friday’s win over Missouri Southern. Zack Papenburg | Photo Editor[/caption] The Griffons are off to one of their best starts in program history, and Sydney Andrews has played a pivotal role engineering that start. Plus, she is doing it all with a hearing disability. Soccer is a sport were…