September 30, 2016 CRAZY EIGHT
Wagner women down LIU Brooklyn, 5-3
Backed by two goals apiece from senior captains Sydney McNutt and Megan Fritz, the Wagner women earned a 5-3 victory over LIU Brooklyn in their first Northeast Conference game Friday evening.
September 30, 2015 STRUGGLING AT HOME
NJIT women fell to LIU Brooklyn, 2-1
LIU Brooklyn scored the only goal of the first half and then added an insurance goal in the 68th minute that enabled the visitors to leave NJIT with a 2-1 non-conference women's soccer victory on Lubetkin Field at Mal Simon Stadium Tuesday night.
September 17, 2014 SOLID WIN
NJIT stops LIU Brooklyn men, 3-1
Senior captain Marko Drljic had a goal and an assist Wednesday night, pacing NJIT in a 3-1 men's victory over LIU Brooklyn Wednesday night on Lubetkin Field at Mal Simon Stadium.
November 22, 2012 HEAD OF THE CLASS
LIU men have top Division I GPA
For the fourth consecutive season, the Long Island University men's soccer program was recognized by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for its academic success.
November 2, 2012 THIRD YEAR IN A ROW
LIU women win semifinals, reach NEC final again
Senior Alana Wohlers scored off a cross from classmate Katie Egan in the fifth minute and junior Jessica Sexton backstopped a tremendous defensive effort as the Long Island University women advanced to their third consecutive Northeast Conference Tournament final with a 1-0 win over Monmouth on Friday afternoon.
October 22, 2012 DEFENSIVE HONORS
NEC fetes LIU's Egan
After helping the Long Island University women extend their unbeaten streak to seven with two extratime victories this weekend, senior Katie Egan was named Northeast Conference co-defensive player of the Week it was announced on Monday.
October 22, 2012 SENIORITIS
Seniors lift LIU women to OT victory
For the second consecutive match, extratime heroics led the Long Island University women's to an important Northeast Conference victory. On Sunday, seniors Katie Egan and Toni Smith connected for the game-winner in the 96th minute to give the Blackbirds a 1-0 win over Central Connecticut State on Senior Day at LIU Field.
VITAL ROAD WIN
LIU women blank Sacred Heart
Senior Alana Wohlers found the back of the net and junior goalkeeper Jessica Sexton registered nine saves as the Long Island University women recorde a critical 1-0 win over Sacred Heart on Sunday.
October 13, 2012 ROAD KILL
LIU men fall at Bryant, 4-1
Long Island University scored first, but could not hold the lead as Bryant scored three second-half goals to register a 4-1 Northeast Conference match on Friday afternoon.
October 13, 2012 FIT TO BE TIED
LIU, Monmouth women in 1-1 draw
For the first time in 19 women's soccer matches between Long Island University and Monmouth, the result was a tie. The Blackbirds and the Hawks found the back of the net once in a 1-1 draw at LIU Field on Friday evening.
October 5, 2012 RECORD BREAKER
LIU GK Bannon earns 21st career shutout
Senior goalkeeper Jennifer Bannon registered the 21st shutout of her career to set a Long Island University record and classmate Nicole Labo scored the game-winning goal in the 32nd minute as the Blackbirds women defeated Bryant, 1-0, in a Northeast Conference game on Friday.
September 29, 2012 NIL-NIL
LIU, Quinnipiac play to scoreless draw
In a typical Northeast Conference women's soccer match between Long Island University and Quinnipiac, chances were few and far between with both defenses holding the opposing offense off the scoreboard in a 0-0 tie at LIU Field on Friday.
August 15, 2012 THEY'RE NO. 2
LIU women picked for 2nd in NEC
The defending Northeast Conference tournament champion Long Island University women's soccer team was selected to finish second in the conference pre-season coaches’ poll.
December 8, 2011 COLLEGE BOOT SPOTLIGHT
Meet LIU's Bannon and vote
LIU junior goalkeeper Jennifer Bannon is one of six nominees for Big Apple Soccer women’s college player of the year, and a regional nominee for the Soccer News Net Women’s College Boot, recognizing the national player of the year.
December 6, 2011 COLLEGE BOOT SPOTLIGHT
Meet candidate LI senior forward Ariana Calderon and vote
LIU senior forward Ariana Calderon (Sacramento, Calif./St. Francis HS) racked up 10 goals and six assists this season to lead the Blackbirds to their third NEC title and an automatic berth in the Women’s NCAA tournament. She also is one of six nominees for Big Apple Soccer women’s college player of the year, and a regional nominee for the Soccer News Net Women’s College Boot, recognizing the national player of the year.
November 13, 2011 BOUNCED
LIU women ousted from NCAA's
The Long Island University women fell to No. 5 Virginia, 2-0, in the first round of the NCAA Division I tournament at Klockner Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. this weekend.
November 7, 2011 TOUGH TASK
LIU women at No. 5 UVA in NCAAs
The Long Island University women will travel to Charlottesville, Va., to take on the University of Virginia in the first round of the NCAA Division I Tournament, it was announced on Monday afternoon. The two teams will battle at Klöckner Stadium, at 7 p.m. Friday.
November 7, 2011 SOCCERSAVINGS.COM SALUTE (W)
GK Bannon saves LIU twice
Long Island University junior goalkeeper Jennifer Bannon, who came up big twice for the Blackbirds in the Northeast Conference tournament this past weekend, was named the SoccerSavings.com/BigAppleSoccer.com women's college player of the week.
October 28, 2011 HIGH FIVE
LIU women win 5th in a row, 4-1
The Long Island University women earned a convincing 4-1 win over Northeast Conference-leading Saint Francis (Pa.) at LIU Field on Friday afternoon.
October 25, 2011 NEC HONORS
LIU's Bannon shares defensive award
After turning in two shutouts during the calendar week, Long Island University goalkeeper Jennifer Bannon was named the adidas/Northeast Conference co-defensive player of the week for the third time this season.
October 23, 2011 BREAKING SACRED HEART
Kaplan leads LIU to 1-0 win
Sophomore Caroline Kaplan netted her second career goal as a Blackbird to earn the Long Island University women a 1-0 Northeast Conference victory over Sacred Heart at LIU Field on Sunday.
October 18, 2011 RUBY TUESDAY
Leon's goal boosts LIU women, 1-0
Junior Ruby Leon scored the lone goal as the Long Island University women won their second straight 1-0 decision, grinding out a Northeast Conference victory at Quinnipiac on Tuesday.
October 16, 2011 MILESTONE WIN
LIU men record win No. 500
The Long Island University men reached an important milestone on Sunday, recording the 500 th win in program history. Behind goals from senior Steve Jakubowski and junior Jakeem Johnson, the Blackbirds earned a 2-1 Northeast Conference win against Robert Morris on LIU Field.
October 16, 2011 DYNAMIC DUO
LIU's Spicer, Calderon power LIU women
The Blackbirds’ dynamic duo struck again as the Long Island University women earned a dramatic 1-0 extratime victory at Central Connecticut State in Northeast Conference action on Sunday.
October 2, 2011 COMEBACK BRACE
Snyder goals lift Monmouth over LIU
Facing an early deficit, the Monmouth University women's soccer team rallied with three unanswered first half goals, including a pair from senior Courtney Snyder en route to a 3-2 victory over Long Island University in Northeast Conference action, on The Great Lawn on Sunday afternoon.
September 25, 2011 FOUR SCORE
In LIU women's 4-1 victory over FDU
A balanced scoring attack led the Long Island University women to a 4-1 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson in the first Northeast Conference contest of the season on Saturday.
September 11, 2011 SCORELESS WONDERS
NJIT, LIU in nil-nil tie
New Jersey Institute of Technology and Long Island University played to a scoreless tie through 110 minutes in non-conference men's soccer on Lubetkin Field at J. Malcolm Simon Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
September 6, 2011 TAKING THE DEFENSIVE
NEC honors LIU GK Bannon
Long Island University junior goalkeeper Jennifer Bannon (East Greenwich, R.I.) was named the Northeast Conference women’s soccer defensive player of the week after turning in a strong performance in the 2-1 victory over Harvard on Sept. 2.
September 2, 2011 FIRST WIN
LIU women edge Harvard, 2-1
The Long Island University women recorded their first win of the season, handing Harvard a 2-1 loss in the first game to be played on the newly resurfaced LIU Field on Friday.
August 18, 2011 HIGH HOPES
Monmouth, LIU women 2-3 in NEC poll
Monmouth University and Long Island University women's teams finished second and third, respectively, in the Northeastern Conference pre-season poll, it was announced on Thursday.
March 10, 2011 CALLING IT A CAREER
Ramirez retires from college coaching
After 40 years of coaching men's and women's college soccer, Arnie Ramirez has decided to hang up his clipboard. Ramirez, who will turn 67 next month, said that the spring season will be his last as Ramapo College women's coach.
November 8, 2010 WOMEN'S COLLEGE GOAL
LIU's Smith earns honor 2nd time
Junior Toni Smith, who scored the lone goal in Long Island University's to a 1-0 victory over Central Connecticut State in the semifinals of the Northeast Conference on Friday, was named the winner of the BigAppleSoccer.com women's college goal of the week on Monday.
November 7, 2010 FALLING SHORT
LIU women lose in NEC final, 1-0
The Long Island University women fell to Saint Francis (Pa.), 1-0, in the Northeast Conference championship at University Stadium on the campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University on Sunday afternoon.
November 6, 2010 EARLY BIRDS
LIU women reach NEC final, 1-0
An early goal by junior Toni Smith propelled top-seeded Long Island University to a 1-0 victory over No. 4 Central Connecticut State in the semifinals of the Northeast Conference tournament on Friday.
MEN'S COLLEGE GOAL
LIU's Jakubowski scores it
Only two weeks after securing player of the week honors, Long Island University's Steve Jakubowski was named winner of the BigAppleSoccer.com's men's college goal of the week on Monday.
October 31, 2010 THE GREAT JAKUBOWSKI
He ignites LIU men's comeback win
Steve Jakubowski scored twice, including the game-winner in the 89th minute, as the Long Island men snapped a three-game losing streak with a 3-2 Northeast Conference win over Quinnipiac at LIU Field on Sunday afternoon.
October 29, 2010 SNAPPED
LIU women's unbeaten streak ends at 15
The Long Island University women had their 15-game unbeaten streak snapped as they dropped a 1-0 decision at Saint Francis (Pa.) in a Northeast Conference game at the Stokes Soccer Complex on Friday afternoon.
October 18, 2010 MEN'S COLLEGE PLAYER
LIU's Jakubowski (1 goal, 2 assists)
Junior Steve Jakubowski, who spearheaded a second-half comeback that sparked Long Island University to a 3-2 comeback win over Mount St. Mary on Sunday, was named the BigAppleSoccer.com men's college player of the week on Monday.
October 18, 2010 COMEBACK KIDS
LIU men rally for 3-2 victory
Junior Steve Jakubowski led a second-half comeback, finishing with a goal and two assists, to lead the Long Island men to a 3-2 comeback victory over Mount St. Mary in Northeast Conference action at the Alumni game on Sunday afternoon.
October 18, 2010 IT TAKES ONLY ONE
Morgan's goal lifts LIU women, 1-0
Senior Kayleigh Morgan scored a second-half goal to provide the difference in a 1-0 win for the Long Island University women at Bryant in a Northeast Conference encounter at Bulldog Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
October 11, 2010 WOMEN'S COLLEGE GOAL
LIU's Schandelmayer (in OT win)
Senior Brittany Schandelmayer, who scored the lone goal in Long Island University's 1-0 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Sunday, was named the winner of the BigAppleSoccer.com women's college goal of the week on Monday.
October 4, 2010 OWN GOAL WIN
LIU men edge FDU, 1-0
The Long Island men record their first Northeast Conference win against Fairleigh Dickinson for a 1-0 Northeast Conference win at University Field on Sunday.
October 3, 2010 SCORELESS
LIU women play to 0-0 draw
The Long Island University women extended their unbeaten streak to nine games, but had to settle for a 0-0 tie with Quinnipiac in a Northeast Conference at LIU Field on Sunday afternoon.
October 1, 2010 SPICER OF LIFE
Freshman leads LIU women to 1-0 win
A second-half goal by freshman Jen Spicer was enough to carry the Long Island University women past Central Connecticut State, 1-0, in a Northeast Conference contest on Friday night at LIU Field.
September 23, 2010 NATIONAL LEADER
LIU frosh GK Sexton leads the way
Long Island University freshman Jessica Sexton leads NCAA Division I in two goalkeeping statistical categories in the latest statistical rankings released this week. She has allowed only one goal through six appearances for the Blackbirds.
Septmeber 22, 2010 WOMEN'S COLLEGE GOAL
Smith scores again and again
Long Island University junior Toni Smith, who scored an early first-half goal in a pair of wins last week, was named the winner of the BigAppleSoccer.com women's college goal of the week.
September 21, 2010 BEST PROGRAM START
LIU women 6-1-1 after 4-0 win
Junior Toni Smith scored an early first half goal for the second straight game, sparking the Long Island University women to a 3-0 win over Iona on Mazzella Field on Monday afternoon.
September 18, 2010 TURN OF THE CENTURY
LIU women's coach earns 100th win
Junior Toni Smith scored in the ninth minute and the Long Island University women collected their fourth shutout of the year in a 1-0 win over Princeton on Myslik Field at Roberts Stadium on Friday night.
September 6, 2010 MEN'S COLLEGE GOAL
LIU's Conklin (OT goal)
Junior Nik Conklin, who scored the game-winning goal off a breakaway in Long Island University's 4-3 extratime win over New Jersey Institute of Technology, was named winner of the BigAppleSoccer.com men's college goal of the week.
September 2, 2010 WILD OPENER
LIU men overcome NJIT in OT, 4-3
A breakaway goal from junior Nik Conklin, his second score of the game, late in the first extratime gave the Long Island University men a 4-3 win over New Jersey Institute of Technology in its season opener on Wednesday night.