Women’s Soccer News

2019

 

Women's Soccer Captures Elusive Title

After a heartbreaking defeat in the 2018 league championship game, the St. Mary's Women's Soccer Team captured the MMHSAA title with a 3-0 win over Nichols. Senior Sam Carlson scored the game winner early in the 13th minute and sophomore goalie Carly Howard and a staunch defensive attack held the line the rest of the way.

Now, it's onto the state championships!

 

 

Women's Soccer Enjoys Midseason Bonding

After a brutal non-league schedule and a tough 2-1 loss to Nichols in a weather-delayed finish, women's soccer got back to basics and headed down to Ellicottville for some team bonding. The team went for a haunted hayride, a team dinner, and competed in a ropes course at Sky High Adventure Park! Now, the team is ready for the final push of the season as they look to capture that elusive leave championship.

 

Finishes Non-League Schedule Undefeated

St. Mary's Women's Soccer finished an incredibly difficult non-league season undefeated with a 8-5 victory over Niagara Wheatfield. The Lancers did;t shy away from anyone early on this season and built a challenging schedule to prepare them for league play.

 

 

Sophomores Shae O'Rourke and Gabby Gambino Already Cementing Quite the Legacy

Sophomores Shae O'Rourke and Gabby Gambino have led the Lancers all season and have quite the story on how they both ended up at St. Mary's. Check out this awesome story from The Niagara Gazette here.

Shae O'Rourke has already committed to the University of South Carolina, but this future Gamecock still has a lot she wants to accomplish on the high school stage. See what her plans on for the Lancers this season and into the future in this article from The Buffalo News here.

Soccer Stars Land Big Chance

Sophomores Shae O'Rourke and Gabby Gambino were selected from players across the U.S. to participate in the ECNL National Training Camp in Portland, Oregon! The training camp will start July 26 and go through to the end of the month. These players will have the opportunity to play with and against the best athletes in the country in their age groups and learn from a staff of some of the country’s top youth coaches. Congratulations ladies, and big things continuing for the St. Mary's Women's Soccer Program!

Women's Soccer Continue League Play with a Pair of Big Wins

 

Annual Preseason Trip Is a Blast!

In what has become a preseason tradition, the St. Mary's Women's Soccer Team took to the road and spent a few days traveling as a team. This year's trip took the team on a 4-day adventure to Vermont and Rhode Island for some team bonding and good soccer. Who wouldn't want to go on a trip like this?

Team adventures and a lunch at Mount Killington, VT.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Hampshire brought team adventures on the waters of Black Brook, sunset training, and other team-building activities

2018

Varsity Women's Soccer Names Four to All-Catholic First Team

A round of congratulations are in order for some very talented Lancer soccer players:

Sophomore Skye Baun was named Division MVP and made the First Team All-Catholic. Skye had 25 goals, 9 assists this season.

 

 

 

 

 

Sophomore Sam Carlon was also named First Team All-Catholic, after leading the whole Monsignor Martin in goals with 25 and also tallied 9 assists.

 

 

 

 

 

Freshman Jill Bernas had a fantastic rookie season, finishing tied for third on the team with 17 points. Jill earned a spot on the First Team All-Catholic as well.

 

 

Junior Madelynn Stearns made her third straight All-Catholic Team! She was a force in the midfield, tying the team for 3rd in points, with 17 on the season!

 

 

Varsity Women's Soccer Takes Home League Regular Season Title

After a remarkable regular season, the Lancers finished on top of the league after regular season play.

 

First Women's JV Soccer Team Takes the Field

In quite the bit of Lancer history, St. Mary's had such a turnout at women's soccer tryouts, that a JV team was fielded.  That team took the field for the first time on September 14, 2017.

 

Women's Soccer Starts League Play with a W

The Lancers started Monsignor Martin League play with a 3-1 win over the Magic of Mount Mercy.

Sophomore Sky Baun had a goal and an assist and Sophomore Sam Carlson and Junior Madelynn Stearns had a goal each.

Take a look Sky Baun in action...