2012-13 Women's Soccer News

  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Kennedy Dinius
    June 04, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Kennedy Dinius With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com introduces Kennedy Dinius from Pasadena, Calif. Dinius was coached by Louis Hunt and Chris Howe at Mayfield Senior School.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Celeste Kaashoek
    June 04, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Celeste Kaashoek With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com introduces Celeste Kaashoek from San Jose, Calif. Kaashoek was coached by Jodi Washington at Leland High School.
  • EYEBRONCO: Catch up with Sofia Huerta
    May 29, 2013
    EYEBRONCO: Catch up with Sofia Huerta With summer training quickly approaching for the Santa Clara women’s soccer team, one of the newest EYEBRONCO reporters, Kendra Cavaney, sat down with forward Sofia Huerta to get the latest in Bronco women’s soccer.
  • Women's Soccer Finishes Successful Spring Season with 4-1 Win at Stanford
    May 07, 2013
    Women's Soccer Finishes Successful Spring Season with 4-1 Win at Stanford Santa Clara women’s soccer wrapped-up its spring season with a commanding 4-1 win over Stanford on May 3. It is the third consecutive spring that the Broncos have taken down the Cardinal. Sofia Huerta scored two goals while Morgan Marlborough and Julie Johnston each added one goal apiece.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Jessica Jara
    May 07, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Jessica Jara With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. Santa Clara welcomes Jessica Jara of Kensington, Calif.
  • Women's Soccer Wraps Up Spring Season at Stanford on Friday
    May 02, 2013
    Women's Soccer Wraps Up Spring Season at Stanford on Friday Continuing its spring season, Santa Clara women’s soccer fell to the Bay Area Breeze 3-2 on April 20 and beat the Sacramento Storm for the second time during the spring by a final of 6-0 on April 28. The Broncos are 3-1 this spring with one game remaining.
  • Catching Up with Redshirt Junior Allie Vernon
    April 29, 2013
    Catching Up with Redshirt Junior Allie Vernon Allie Vernon (AV) is a rising redshirt senior from Homer Glen, Ill. Vernon won the West Coast Conference Freshman player of the year award her first year as a member of the women’s soccer team at SCU, but then was forced to redshirt as a sophomore due to an injury. After experiencing a severe back injury that almost prevented Vernon from ever playing soccer again, she talks about what motivated during recovery. She also talks about her best experience as a member of the women’s soccer team and the realistic and ultimate goal her team has of winning a national championship.
  • Women's Soccer Wins Second Spring Game
    April 18, 2013
    Women's Soccer Wins Second Spring Game Santa Clara women’s soccer moved its spring record to 2-0 with a 4-1 win over the Sacramento Storm on April 14. Brittany Ambrose scored her first goal as a Bronco and Sofia Huerta added a hat trick.
  • Women's Soccer Takes Down Cal 4-1 in Spring Opener
    April 09, 2013
    Women's Soccer Takes Down Cal 4-1 in Spring Opener Santa Clara women’s soccer won its first spring match of the season 4-1 over Cal on April 7. Dani Weatherholt, Aly Birgel, Sofia Huerta and Stephanie Sorg scored the four Bronco goals while Morgan Marlborough, Julie Vass, Alesha Blair and Brittany Ambrose all saw their first collegiate action.
  • Women's Soccer Set to Open Spring Season vs. Cal
    April 03, 2013
    Women's Soccer Set to Open Spring Season vs. Cal Coming off the 24th NCAA Tournament appearance in school history, Santa Clara women’s soccer will open its spring season on Sun., April 7 at 7 p.m. vs. Cal at Buck Shaw. As of now, the Broncos are scheduled to play Cal, the California Storm of the Women’s Premier Soccer League, the Bay Area Breeze of the WPSL and Stanford. The Broncos are coming off of back-to-back undefeated spring seasons with a win over Stanford in each season.
  • Santa Clara's Julie Johnston Named to Glamour Magazine's Top-10 Collegiate Women
    April 02, 2013
    Santa Clara's Julie Johnston Named to Glamour Magazine's Top-10 Collegiate Women Santa Clara junior forward Julie Johnston has been named one of Glamour Magazine’s Top-10 Collegiate Women. It is just one of many honors that have come to Johnston over the past year and a half. Johnston has also gotten her first cap with the Women’s National Team, won the U-20 World Cup as the captain of the U.S. squad and won the Bronze Ball.
  • Julie Johnston Called Up to U.S. National Team for Match-ups with Germany, Netherlands
    March 22, 2013
    Julie Johnston Called Up to U.S. National Team for Match-ups with Germany, Netherlands The honors keep rolling in for Santa Clara women’s soccer star Julie Johnston as she has been added to the U.S. National Team’s roster for its two games against the German and Dutch national teams.
  • EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap March 18
    March 19, 2013
    EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap March 18 It might be finals week on the Mission Campus, but there is still plenty going on in Bronco Athletics! In this week’s edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap co-hosts John Nash and Lauren Matheson get you the latest news from around the Santa Clara athletic department.
  • In Net with Andi Tostanoski
    March 06, 2013
    In Net with Andi Tostanoski Coming off a great season and making it to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, freshman goalkeeper Andi Tostanoski is inspired to get even better next season. She started all 20 games she appeared in and had a season-high of 11 saves against BYU with 73 overall. Tostanoski also received a WCC All-Freshman Team selection. After completing winter training, Tostanoski is motivated for the team's five exhibition games in the coming spring.
  • Julie Johnston and Morgan Marlborough Help U-23 National Team to Four Nations Tournament Win
    March 05, 2013
    Julie Johnston and Morgan Marlborough Help U-23 National Team to Four Nations Tournament Win With one Bronco already making her National Team debut this year, Santa Clara women’s soccer had two players play a big role in the U-23 National Team’s recent win in the Four Nations Tournament in La Manga, Spain. Julie Johnston and Morgan Marlborough both scored goals in the U.S.’s two-win showing at the tournament this week.
  • Catching Up with Women Soccer’s Speidel
    February 20, 2013
    Catching Up with Women Soccer’s Speidel SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Katie Speidel (KS) has been an integral player in her last two seasons for the women’s soccer team. This past fall, she appeared in all 21 games and made five starts. SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) took a moment to talk with Speidel about her training for the upcoming season and some of her favorite memories so far.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Morgan Stanton
    February 15, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Morgan Stanton With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. Next up is Morgan Stanton of Lakewood, Colo.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Jenna Roering
    February 14, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Jenna Roering With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. Next up is Jenna Roering of Lino Lakes, Minn.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Emily Johnson
    February 13, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Emily Johnson With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. Next up is Emily Johnson of Scotts Valley, Calif.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Jordan Jesolva
    February 12, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Jordan Jesolva With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. Next up is Jordan Jesolva of La Mirada, Calif. The complete list is below.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Mariana Galvan
    February 11, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Mariana Galvan With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. Next up is Mariana Galvan of San Jose, Calif. The complete list is below.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Whitney Cohen
    February 08, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Whitney Cohen With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. The next player is Whitney Cohen of Arcadia, Calif. The complete list is below.
  • Three Women's Soccer Players Taken in NWSL Supplemental Draft
    February 08, 2013
    Three Women's Soccer Players Taken in NWSL Supplemental Draft Continuing to show that it produces top talent, Santa Clara women’s soccer had three players picked in the new National Women’s Soccer League Supplemental Draft on Feb. 7. The three players chosen were Bianca Henninger ’11 by FC Kansas City in the second round, Jordan Angeli ‘09 by the Washington Spirit in the third round and Marian Dalmy ‘06 by the Portland Thorns FC in the fourth round.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Morgan Brown
    February 07, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Morgan Brown With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. Next up is Morgan Brown of Chino Hills, Calif. The complete list is below.
  • Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Noel Baham
    February 06, 2013
    Meet the Future of Santa Clara Women's Soccer: Noel Baham With its long tradition of excellence, Santa Clara women’s soccer is set to welcome a new class of freshmen to the Mission campus. SantaClaraBroncos.com will introduce one incoming player a day for the next eight days. The first player is Noel Bayham of Redlands, Calif. The complete list is below.
  • Julie Johnston Named to First Full National Team Camp
    January 28, 2013
    Julie Johnston Named to First Full National Team Camp Standout Santa Clara women’s soccer star Julie Johnston had a tremendous 2012 and things are getting even better in 2013. It was recently announced that Johnston has been named to her first full U.S. Soccer Women’s National Team training camp. She will join 17of the 18 players that were part of the Olympic Gold Medal winning team from London last summer.
  • EYEBRONCO: Behind-the-Ball With Bronco Award Winners
    December 07, 2012
    EYEBRONCO: Behind-the-Ball With Bronco Award Winners EYEBRONCO reporter Lauren Matheson talked with a few of Santa Clara's award-winning Broncos to get an inside look on how they prepared for their respective seasons. She asked them three questions and got some really interesting feed-back! She spoke with All-Americans Erik Hurtado (men's soccer) and Julie Johnson (women's soccer). Larry Jackson, the WCC Goalkeeper of the Year also checked in. She also spoke to Megan Anders of the volleyball team who was named All-WCC First Team after leading her team to the school's 14th NCAA tournament. Finally, Lauren also caught up with Santa Clara's West Coast Conference Players of the Month Katie Le (women's tennis) and Kevin Foster (men's basketball).
  • Four Women's Soccer Players Earn All-West Region Nods
    December 06, 2012
    Four Women's Soccer Players Earn All-West Region Nods Continuing to pick up accolades, Santa Clara women’s soccer had three players named to the 2012 NCAA Division I Women All-West Region teams. U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year Julie Johnston was named to the first team, Allie Vernon was named to the second team and Meleana Shim was named to the third team.
  • EyeBronco: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap for Dec. 4, 2012
    December 04, 2012
    EyeBronco: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap for Dec. 4, 2012 The final Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap of the 2012 calendar year features hosts John Nash and Lauren Matheson. This week's addition takes an inside look at the NCAA Leadership Forum with Baseball's Powell Fansler and Softball's Jessica Turner. Also, see Santa Clara University's new television commercial which features Santa Clara Athletics.
  • Bronco Women's Soccer Star Julie Johnston Wins U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year Award
    December 03, 2012
    Bronco Women's Soccer Star Julie Johnston Wins U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year Award Winning yet another award, Santa Clara women’s soccer midfielder and team captain Julie Johnston won the U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year award on Monday. Johnston is the third Bronco to win the award, following Aly Wagner in 2000 and Bianca Henninger in 2010.
  • UPDATE: Julie Johnston Named First-Team All-American, Up For M.A.C. Hermann Trophy, U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year
    November 30, 2012
    UPDATE: Julie Johnston Named First-Team All-American, Up For M.A.C. Hermann Trophy, U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year In a year where the honors keep rolling in, Santa Clara women’s soccer junior midfielder Julie Johnston has been announced as a finalist for the U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year Award as well as a semi-finalist for the M.A.C. Hermann Trophy. Johnston was also named to Top Drawer Soccer’s Team of the Season.
  • Women's Soccer Falls in Second Round of NCAA Tournament
    November 16, 2012
    Women's Soccer Falls in Second Round of NCAA Tournament On a cold and cloudy Northern California night in front of a boisterous crowd that included 100 Ruff Riders, No. 17 Santa Clara women’s soccer fell to No. 1 Stanford 2-1. Santa Clara ends its season 12-4-6 while Stanford improves to 19-1-1 and moves onto the Sweet 16 for a match-up with Denver.
  • Women's Soccer Travels to Stanford to Face No. 1 Cardinal in NCAA Tournament Second Round
    November 14, 2012
    Women's Soccer Travels to Stanford to Face No. 1 Cardinal in NCAA Tournament Second Round After taking down Long Beach State 2-1 in the first round, No. 18 Santa Clara women’s soccer will take on No. 1 Stanford at Stanford in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Fri., Nov. 16 at 7 p.m.
  • Santa Clara Women's Soccer Advances to NCAA Tournament Second Round with 2-1 Win Over Long Beach State
    November 10, 2012
    Santa Clara Women's Soccer Advances to NCAA Tournament Second Round with 2-1 Win Over Long Beach State In the opening round of the NCAA tournament, No. 17 Santa Clara women’s soccer beat Long Beach State by a final of 2-1 to advance to the second round. Santa Clara is now 12-3-6 and Long Beach State finishes its season 12-8-0.
  • Bronco Women's Soccer Set for Match-Up with Long Beach State in NCAA Tournament
    November 08, 2012
    Bronco Women's Soccer Set for Match-Up with Long Beach State in NCAA Tournament After wrapping-up the regular season with a win at Saint Mary’s, No. 18 Santa Clara women’s soccer will host Long Beach State in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Sat., Nov. 10 at 1 p.m. at Buck Shaw. It is the 23rd time the Broncos have made the NCAA tournament and will be looking to make their 11th Final Four.
  • EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap for Nov. 7, 2012
    November 07, 2012
    EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap for Nov. 7, 2012 It's a busy week on the Mission campus for Bronco Athletics and here is this week's edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap. Hosts John Nash and Lauren Matheson, pictured to the right, talked Bronco Athletics.
  • Seven Women's Soccer Players Honored by WCC
    November 06, 2012
    Seven Women's Soccer Players Honored by WCC Continuing to bring in awards, the No. 18 Santa Clara women’s soccer team had seven players named to the All-West Coast Conference teams on Tuesday. Julie Johnston and Sofia Huerta were named to the first team, Meleana Shim and Allie Vernon were second team selections, Lauren Matheson and Dani Weatherholt were honorable mention. Weatherholt and Andi Tostanoski were named to the WCC All-Freshman team.
  • Women's Soccer to Host Long Beach State in NCAA Tournament First Round
    November 05, 2012
    Women's Soccer to Host Long Beach State in NCAA Tournament First Round After finishing the regular season with a record of 11-3-6, No. 18 Santa Clara women’s soccer will host Long Beach State at Buck Shaw Stadium on Sat., Nov. 10 at 1 p.m. This will be the 23rd NCAA Tournament appearance for the Broncos.
  • Broncos Finish Regular Season with 2-0 Win at Saint Mary's
    November 03, 2012
    Broncos Finish Regular Season with 2-0 Win at Saint Mary's On the final day of the regular season, No. 18 Santa Clara women’s soccer defeated Saint Mary’s 2-0 to put its record at 11-3-6 overall and 4-1-3 in the WCC. Saint Mary’s will finish its season at 6-12-2 and 1-7-0 in conference.
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