Women’s Soccer Aims For Regionals

UNC women’s soccer club white slipped up at Hokie Classic in Virginia, shut down 2-0 by JMU, and tumbled to 11th in SE Col­le­giate Soccer Alliance rankings, but they’ve won some games and moved up to sixth in early October heading toward Regionals (12 teams) in Richmond later in month where UNC is a multi-time defending champion.

In recent games, UNC downed App State 4-1 (goals by Fuerst, Herfurth, Sheehan, Rusk); Wake 6-3 (Fuerst, Ziade, Dancuasse, King, Sullivan); UNC-W 1-0 (Wayne); ECU by de­fault. Games with N.C. State and Duke were rescheduled.

At Virginia Tech’s Hokie Classic, UNC beat Kentucky 6-0, Duke 2-1 before losing. NC State (now ranked second) beat JMU 1-0 in final.


UNC men were ranked first in SE in early October. Men’s regional is also in Richmond.