News Archive

  • Four Royals Named to VaSID All-State Second Team
    January 06, 2009
    Four Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer players were named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors All-State Second Team as announced on Tuesday, January 6.
  • Troyer Named NSCAA All-South Region Third Team
    December 11, 2008
    Eastern Mennonite University defender Jared Troyer (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) was named to the NSCAA/Adidas All-South Region Third Team as announced by the organization on Wednesday, December 10.
  • Six Men's Soccer Players Receive All-Conference Honors
    November 18, 2008
    Four Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer players were recognized by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Tuesday, November 18, as the ODAC announced the All-Conference awards.
  • Marlins Advance to Semifinals with 1-0 Men's Soccer Win
    November 01, 2008
    Nick Forno scored a 39th minute goal in the first period to propel the #3 seed Virginia Wesleyan College Marlins to a 1-0 men's soccer win in the first round of the conference tournament over the #6 seed Eastern Mennonite University.
  • Maust Named ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District
    October 30, 2008
    Eastern Mennonite University senior goalkeeper Jackson Maust (Bay Port, Mich./Laker) was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District (Third Division) Second Team as announced by the Conference of Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday, October 30.
  • Men's Soccer Secures ODAC Tournament Berth with 1-0 Win
    October 28, 2008
    Senior forward Cory Parsons (Colmar, Pa./Christopher Dock) scored the game-winning goal in the 56th minute of play as the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team secured a spot in the conference tournament following a 1-0 win over Emory & Henry Tuesday night.
  • Leap Named ODAC Men's Soccer Player of the Week
    October 27, 2008
    Eastern Mennonite University freshman forward Mitchell Leap (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Player of the Week for October 20-26, as announced by the conference on Monday, October 27.
  • Second Period Goal by Leap Pushes Royals Over Eagles
    October 25, 2008
    Mitchell Leap (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) scored the game-winning goal off an assist from Regulo Cardoso-Diaz (Harrisonburg, Va./Harrisonburg) in the second period as the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team beat Bridgewater College 1-0 Saturday night.
  • Leap Nets Game Winning Goal in Overtime, Royals Win 2-1
    October 22, 2008
    Mitchell Leap (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) scored the game winning goal in the 95th minute of play as the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team moved to 10-6 on the season with a dramatic 2-1 overtime win over Greensboro College.
  • Byrd Scores Double Overtime Goal, Gives Guilford Men's Soccer Win
    October 18, 2008
    Ethan Byrd scored in the 104th minute to give the Guilford College Quakers a 1-0 men's soccer win over the Eastern Mennonite University Royals Saturday night under the lights of the EMU turf field.
  • Single Goal Propels #8 Roanoke to 1-0 Men's Soccer Win
    October 11, 2008
    Jordan Troyer scored off an assist from Michael Rouhana in the 15th minute of the game as the #8 Roanoke College Maroons take home a 1-0 win over the #10 Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team Saturday afternoon during Homecoming festivities at EMU.
  • Tigers Claw Out 2-1 ODAC Win Over Men's Soccer
    October 08, 2008
    Matt Swaney scored the eventual game winning goal as the Hampden-Sydney Tigers withstood a late Eastern Mennonite University rally in the second period to hold onto a 2-1 conference win over the men's soccer team Wednesday afternoon.
  • Marlins Upend Royals Soccer, 2-0
    October 04, 2008
    Virginia Wesleyan got a pair of goals from Brandon Massie as the Marlins improve to 5-4 overall and 4-1 in the conference following a 2-0 shut-out win over the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team.
  • Men's Soccer Closes Out Week with 4-0 Win
    September 28, 2008
    Regulo Cardoso-Diaz (Harrisonburg, Va./Harrisonburg) matched a career high with two goals scored in a 4-0 Eastern Mennonite University win over Methodist University Sunday afternoon.
  • Overtime Victory Goes to EMU, 3-2
    September 27, 2008
    A goal by freshman Mitchell Leap (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) in the 97th minute gave the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team a 3-2 win over Randolph College Saturday afternoon in Lynchburg, Va.
  • Lynchburg Scores Twice in Second Period, Sneaks Past #9 Royals 2-1
    September 24, 2008
    Michael Abbonizio scored the eventual game winning goal in the 69th minute to propel the Lynchburg College Hornets to a 2-1 win over the #9 Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team.
  • Royals "Leap" Over Washington & Lee 1-0
    September 20, 2008
    Mitchell Leap (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) is making quite an impression on the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team as the freshman forward used his ball control skills to give EMU the eventual 1-0 decision in a battle of Old Dominion Athletic Conference stalwarts on Saturday night.
  • Yellow Jackets Halt Royals Winning Streak at Six
    September 17, 2008
    Randolph-Macon College halted the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer teams' winning streak at six games as the Yellow Jackets made their one goal count in a shut out decision over the visiting Royals.
  • Overtime Goal by Kamandua Gives Royals 2-1 Win
    September 13, 2008
    Senior Junior Kamandua (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) scored the game winning goal in the 91st minute to keep the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team undefeated in 2008 with a 2-1 win over Shenandoah.
  • Royals Soccer Remains Perfect in 2008
    September 10, 2008
    The Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team moved to 5-0 to start the season, the first time that has happened in the history of the program, following a 5-1 defeat of Southern Virginia.
  • Men's Soccer Keeps Shutouts Going, Beat Washington 3-0
    September 07, 2008
    Jackson Maust (Bay Port, Mich./Laker) and Dillon Brunk (Dayton, Va./Eastern Mennonite) held Washington College scoreless as the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team took home a 3-0 decision over the Shoreman at the Hampden-Sydney Soccer Classic.
  • Men's Soccer Scores Twice, Defeats Shenandoah
    September 03, 2008
    The Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team moved to 3-0 to start the season as the Royals took care of Shenandoah University, defeating the Hornets 2-0 Wednesday night.
  • Royals Perfect at FSU Soccer Classic, Beat LaRoche 4-0
    August 31, 2008
    After a 1-0 win over Frostburg State, the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team notched another shut out win, this time over LaRoche College in the second day of competition in the FSU Soccer Classic.
  • Men's Soccer Opens Season with 1-0 Win
    August 30, 2008
    Senior Mark Pryor (Richmond, Va./Lee-Davis) scored the games only goal as the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team opens the 2008 season with a 1-0 non-conference win over Frostburg State Saturday afternoon.
  • Season Preview: Men's Soccer
    August 28, 2008
    Depth will be the key word in describing the Eastern Mennonite University men's soccer team as the Royals will open the season on the road as they travel to Frostburg State to compete in the FSU Soccer Classic on Saturday, August 30.
  • Royals Soccer Picked Seventh in ODAC Preseason Poll
    August 27, 2008
    Each of the top three teams in the 2008 ODAC Men's Soccer Preseason Poll received multiple first place votes from the league's coaches. EMU was picked seventh overall out of the 11 ODAC schools.