Soccer - Archives 2016
The Big 12 had an impressive weekend, winning all but one game. West Virginia took a commanding 2-0 victory over No. 8 Clemson while TCU improved to a 3-0 record after scoring six goals at Lamar Friday night.
Two players that combined for five goals - Lauren Piercy (Baylor) and Julia Lenhardt (Oklahoma State) - join three-time Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year Kadeisha Buchanan (West Virginia) to earn the latest conference weekly awards.
Players that had two goals during the opening weekend, Courtney Dike (Oklahoma State) and Jordie Harr (Texas Tech), along with Katie Lund of TCU have earned the first set of Big 12 soccer honors for the 2016 campaign.
Two players competing for their native Canada in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio - Ashley Lawrence and Kadeisha Buchanan of West Virginia - are among those honored on the Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team.
West Virginia, which has won the Big 12 regular season title in all four seasons it has been in the conference, is once again the choice to win the league in a vote of Big 12 coaches.
The Big 12 Conference, ESPN and FOX Sports have announced that five league soccer contests will be telecast on ESPNU and FOX Sports Regional Networks (FSN) during the 2016 campaign.
Two squads that represented the Big 12 in the NCAA Championship a year ago – Texas Tech and West Virginia are ranked in the 2016 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Preseason Poll.
Big 12 women's soccer seniors Kadeisha Buchanan and Ashley Lawrence (West Virginia) have been named to the 2016 Missouri Athletic Club's (MAC) Hermann Trophy Watch List.
Big 12 Athlete of the Year candidates will be highlighted each day through July 17. Today's featured candidates are West Virginia's Kadeisha Buchanan and Tyler Orlosky.
Big 12 Athlete of the Year candidates will be highlighted each day through July 17. Today's featured candidates are Texas Tech's Janine Beckie and Eric Gutierrez.
Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team honors 445 student-athletes.
Sixteen championship locations for 23 conference-sponsored sports highlight the 2016-17 Big 12 Championship schedule, the league has announced.