2012 Women's Soccer News

November 8, 2012
Five UMW Women's Soccer Players Gain All-CAC Honors; Bednarcik Named Rookie of the Year
Five University of Mary Washington women's soccer players gained All-Capital Athletic Conference honors, as the 2012 edition of the team was announced today. Freshman Jessica Bednarcik was named the league's Rookie of the Year.

November 1, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Falls at Salisbury, 1-0, in CAC Semifinals
The University of Mary Washington women's soccer team dropped a 1-0 decision at Salisbury University on Thursday in the Capital Athletic Conference semifinals. UMW falls to 13-2-3 on the season.

October 27, 2012
Mayo's Late Goal, Dramatic PK Victory Leads UMW Women's Soccer to CAC Semifinals
Sophomore Jenny Mayo scored the tying goal with 58.3 seconds left in regulation, and the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team overcame a 2-0 deficit in the shootout to advance past St. Mary's College, 3-2 in the shootout and to the Capital Athletic Conference semifinals on Saturday at the Battleground. UMW improves to 13-1-3 on the year.

October 23, 2012
Reynolds' Four Goals Leads UMW Women's Soccer Past Southern Va., 5-2
Junior Erin Reynolds scored four goals in leading the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 5-2 win at Southern Virginia University on Tuesday to improve to 13-1-2 on the season.

October 20, 2012
Reynolds, Lockley Lead UMW Women's Soccer Past Bridgewater for Homecoming, 3-2
Sophomore Sam Lockley scored with 4:30 remaining in regulation to lead the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 3-2 victory over Bridgewater College for Homecoming on Saturday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 12-1-2 overall on the season.

October 16, 2012
Mayo's Tally Lifts UMW Women's Soccer Past St. Mary's 1-0
Sophomore defender Jenny Mayo scored on a scrum in front of goal in the 76th minute to propel the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 1-0 Capital Athletic Conference victory over St. Mary's College of Md. on Tuesday afternoon at the Battleground. UMW improves to 11-1-2 on the season.

October 15, 2012
UMW's Charney, Back, and Bednarcik Named CAC Athletes of the Week
University of Mary Washington athletes Lisa Charney, Tyler Back, and Jessica Bednarcik were named as Capital Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week for their respective sports today.

October 13, 2012
Bednarcik's Hat Trick Leads UMW Women's Soccer to 3-2 Win at Marymount
Freshman Jessica Bednarcik scored three times in the first half to lead the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 3-2 win at Marymount University on Saturday in Arlington. The Eagles improve to 10-1-2 on the season.

October 8, 2012
Reynolds' OT Score Lifts UMW Women's Soccer Past Shenandoah, 1-0
Junior forward Erin Reynolds scored the game's only goal in the 105th minute to lead the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Shenandoah University on Monday afternoon at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 9-1-2 on the year.

October 6, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Gains Scoreless Tie in CAC Thriller at York
The university of Mary Washington women's soccer team gained a scoreless draw at York College of Pa. on Saturday afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action. UMW moves to 8-1-2 on the season, and 1-1-2 in league play.

October 2, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Tops Division I Howard, 3-1
The University of Mary Washington women's soccer team scored three goals in the final 15 minutes of play to earn a come-from-behind 3-1 win over Howard University on Tuesday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 8-1-1 on the season.

September 29, 2012
Bednarcik, Reynolds Lead UMW Women's Soccer Past Wesley, 5-0
Freshman Jessica Bednarcik scored one goal and assisted on three others and junior Erin Reynolds added a pair of goals to lead the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 5-0 win over Wesley College on Saturday in Capital Athletic Conference action at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 7-1-1 on the year.

September 26, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Tops Randolph-Macon, 4-1
Four different players scored goals as the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team defeated Randolph-Macon College, 4-1, on Wednesday in Ashland, Va. The Eagles improve to 6-1-1 on the year.

September 22, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Falls at Salisbury, 1-0
The University of Mary Washington women's soccer team fell for the first time this season on Saturday with a 1-0 loss at Salisbury University in Capital Athletic Conference play. The Eagles fall to 5-1-1 overall and 0-1-1 in league play.

September 18, 2012
UMW Women's Basketball and Soccer Teams Volunteer at Riverfest
The University of Mary Washington’s women’s basketball and soccer teams got their hands dirty this weekend while volunteering at the Friends of the Rappahannock Riverfest. Members of each program assisted guests by handing out buckets of crabs in this all-you-can-eat crab feast and auction fundraiser.

September 18, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer to Host Charity Socks for Soccer Clinic for Micah Minitries
The University of Mary Washington Women’s Soccer Program and their “Soccer for Socks” weekend was a resounding success. On Saturday the team started with a 5 – 0 win over in conference rival Wesley and in the process collected nearly 400 pairs of socks. On Sunday the even continued with the “Soccer for Socks” charity soccer clinic. During this event nearly another 325 pairs of socks were collected. All socks will be donated to Micah Ministries in Fredericksburg to then be distributed among the homeless communities in the area.

September 17, 2012
UMW's Bednarcik Named CAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week
Mary Washington freshman forward JESSICA BEDNARCIK (Thornton, Pa./Byard Ruston) was named the CAC Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for Sept. 17, 2012.

September 15, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Battles Frostburg to 1-1 Tie in CAC Thriller
Freshman Jessica Bednarcik scored her seventh goal of the season in the 79th minute to lift the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team into a 1-1 tie with Frostburg State University in a battle of Capital Athletic Conference unbeatens on Saturday at the Battleground. Both teams move to 5-0-1 on the season.

September 12, 2012
Bednarcik's Tally Lifts UMW Women's Soccer Past Methodist, 2-1
Freshman Jessica Bednarcik scored her sixth goal of the season to lift the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 2-1 win at Methodist University on Wednesday afternoon in Fayetteville, N.C. The Eagles improve to 5-0 on the year.

September 11, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Jumps to Seventh in NSCAA South Atlantic Regional Ranking
Thanks to a 4-0 start to the season, the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team has moved from 10th to seventh in this week's National Soccer Coaches Association of America's South Atlantic poll.

September 10, 2012
UMW's Charney, Owens Gain CAC Player of the Week Honors
Mary Washington's Lisa Charney and Charlotte Owens were among those named as CAC Players of the Week on Monday.

September 9, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Blanks Guilford, 3-0 Behind Freshman Attack
The University of Mary Washington women's soccer team used three goals and three assists from freshmen in a 3-0 win over Guilford College on Sunday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 4-0 on the season.

September 8, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Blanks Catholic, 2-0
The University of Mary Washington women's soccer team used the strength of two second half goals in defeating Catholic University, 2-0, on Saturday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 3-0 on the season.

September 3, 2012
UMW's Back, George, and Reynolds Gain CAC Athlete of the Week Awards
The Capital Athletic Conference announced its Sept. 3, 2012, weekly award winners.

September 1, 2012
UMW Women's Soccer Roars Back for Last-Minute 5-4 Win Over Averett
Freshman Jessica Bednarcik scored the game-winning goal with 21 seconds remaining in regulation as the "Cardiac" UMW women's soccer team won its second game in as many days with a goal in the closing minute in an improbable 5-4 win over Averett University on Saturday at the Bridgewater College Invitational.

August 31, 2012
Reynolds' Late 2OT Score Lifts UMW Women's Soccer to 5-4 win in 2012 Opener
Junior Erin Reynolds scored her second goal of the day with just 36 seconds remaining in the second overtime to lift the University of Mary Washington women's soccer team to a 5-4 win at Bridgewater College in both teams' season opener on Friday afternoon.