April 23, 2010
Mother Nature Interferes With Weekend Events
Due to heavy rains in the area, several weekend events scheduled at Northern Colorado have been postponed or cancelled.
April 12, 2010
Bears' defense shines in spring scrimmages at Regis
The Northern Colorado womens soccer team continued its spring season last weekend with a three-game jamboree on the campus of Regis University. The squads defense shined in the trio of scrimmages, shutting out all three opponents. Unfortunately, the Bears finished the weekend with just one win and two ties.
April 6, 2010
Bears' assistant, Milligan, selected to coach U.S. U-18 National Team
The Northern Colorado womens soccer coaching staff has gained some recognition after assistant coach BreeAnn Milligan was selected to the staff of the U.S U-18 Womens National Team training camp. Milligan, who has spent the last two years with the Bears and head coach Tim Barrera, will be reunited with the U-18 teams head coach Dave Chesler.
March 31, 2010
Bears produce strong results in weekend games
The Northern Colorado womens soccer team continued its spring competition with a trio of games over the weekend that gave the squad good reason to be optimistic for the upcoming fall campaign.
March 17, 2010
Bears' coach Barrera leads Colorado youth team to national championship
Northern Colorados Tim Barrera, the head coach of the Bears womens soccer team, added another accomplishment to his impressive resume by recently coaching the Colorado Olympic Development Program (ODP) soccer squad to a national championship.
March 11, 2010
Soccer Battles Buffs and Conditions To Start Spring
In the first soccer game of the spring, the two teams battled not only each other, but the elements as well on a cold and windy Wednesday evening at Jackson Stadium. Colorado defeated Northern Colorado 2-1 in the first of 10 spring games for the Bears.
March 8, 2010
Bears set to start spring season against Colorado
The Northern Colorado womens soccer squad is beginning to prepare for the upcoming season with its opening games of the spring. The Bears will be tested right away as spring competition begins March 10 in a home game against in-state rival, Colorado University.
January 29, 2010
Bears Have 31 Named To Big Sky Fall Academic
The Big Sky Conference has announced the members of the 2009 Fall All-Academic teams for men's and women's cross country, football and women's soccer and volleyball. Northern Colorado had 31 student-athletes named to the team.
November 4, 2009
Soccer has seven awarded All-Conference Honors
The Big Sky Conference announced the All-Conference team this week which included seven Northern Colorado student athletes, including senior Marcie Johnson.
November 3, 2009
Marcie Johnson named player of the week for effort against Lumberjacks
After scoring two goals in the 4-0 shutout of Northern Arizona, senior Marcie Johnson was awarded Player of the Week by the Big Sky Conference.
October 31, 2009
Borman Honored For Academics
Junior Katey Borman was named to the ESPN The Magazine All-District 7 Second Team.
October 30, 2009
Soccer Ends Season On A High Note
Northern Colorado soccer wrapped up the 2009 season on Friday with a 4-0 win over Northern Arizona. Marcie Johnson led the bears with two goals and on assist on the night.
October 30, 2009
Northern Colorado set to wrap up season against Northern Arizona
Bears soccer will play its last game of the 2009 season against the Lumberjacks on Friday night at Jackson Stadium.
October 25, 2009
Bears fall to Montana to wrap up weekend
A cold game at Jackson Stadium ended in a loss for Northern Colorado on Sunday. Northern Colorado out shot Montana 21-6 but couldn't find the net in a 1-0 defeat.
October 23, 2009
Bears come back to life against Eastern Washington
Northern Colorado came out with a 4-0 victory over the top team in the Big Sky Conference on Friday at Jackson Stadium. Four different players provided the goals that led to the team's highest scoring game of the season.
October 17, 2009
Northern Colorado falls to Idaho State
The Bears were not able to overcome a two goal deficit in Idaho on Saturday in a 2-0 loss to the Idaho State Bengals.
October 15, 2009
Early goal not enough in Bears loss to Weber State
Northern Colorado got onto the board first but suffered a defeat to conference opponent Weber State in a 2-1 loss on Thursday.
October 11, 2009
Northern Colorado comes up short in cold game against Sacramento State
Northern Colorado fell 1-0 to evenly matched Sacramento State on Sunday after a cold 90 minutes of play.
October 10, 2009
Soccer Game Time Changed
The University of Northern Colorado announced the soccer game on Sunday against Sacramento State will now begin at 1:00 p.m.
October 9, 2009
Bears fall 3-2 in conference opener
The Bears fell just short in the teams conference opener against the Portland State Vikings in a 3-2 loss.
October 4, 2009
Bears soccer falls to Wyoming
It was a cold day at Jackson Stadium where the Northern Colorado Bears faced off with regional rivals the Wyoming Cowgirls.
October 2, 2009
Northern Colorado set to host Wyoming and Fox Soccer Channel
This weekend Bears soccer will showcase its talents on the national stage on Fox Soccer Channel against the Wyoming Cowgirls. The game is slated to kickoff at 3 p.m.
September 27, 2009
Bears soccer defeats Creighton at home after five games away
Freshman Danielle Birdsall clinches game-winning goal Sunday as Bears earn 2-1 victory over Creighton. Northern Colorado improves to 4-4-1 on the season with the victory.
September 24, 2009
Bears soccer falls to New Mexico
The soccer team dropped a 3-1 game to undefeated New Mexico in Albuquerque on Wednesday evening.
September 19, 2009
13 Named To Monfort Dean's Citation
The Dean of the Monfort College of Business at the University of Northern Colorado recently issued the Deans Citation for Academic Excellence to business majors who completed at least 12 credit hours during the prior spring semester and 13 student-athletes were honored on the list.
September 18, 2009
Soccer Comes Up Short At Toledo
Playing their fourth straight game away from the friendly confines of Jackson Stadium, the Northern Colorado soccer team stumbled against a very good Toledo team, dropping a 3-0 decison.
September 17, 2009
Soccer Heads To Toledo For Friday Match-up
Taking on a Mid-American Conference team for the second time this season, the Northern Colorado soccer team hopes for another victory as they face Toledo on Friday.
September 15, 2009
Bears soccer will take national stage on Fox Soccer Channel
Northern Colorado will face the Wyoming Cowgirls on national television on October 4th as part of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Game of the week.
September 14, 2009
Bears goalkeeper Kirsten Salminen named Big Sky Player of the Week
Sophomore goalkeeper records 10 saves at Holiday Inn Classic leading to two shutouts over the weekend for Northern Colorado soccer.
September 13, 2009
Defense holds Broncos to a tie against Bears soccer
In a game where the Bears were out shot 23-8, sophomore Kirsten Salminen helps to hold the game scoreless in a 0-0 tie against the Boise State Broncos on Sunday afternoon.
September 11, 2009
Solid game leads to victory for Bears soccer
Head coach Tim Barrera used his whole bench in Friday's 1-0 win over the Idaho Vandals at the Holiday Inn Classic hosted by Boise State.
September 4, 2009
Bears soccer tops Air Force
Senior Sydney VanderVelde provided the Bears the game winning goal on Friday Night to give Northern Colorado a 3-1 victory over instate rival Air Force on Friday.
August 30, 2009
Northern Colorado-dominated game ends in loss for Bears soccer
Northern Colorado out shoots the visiting Hartford Hawks 22-9 but was unable to overcome a 1-0 deficit in Sunday afternoon game at Jackson Stadium.
August 28, 2009
First win of the season for Bears soccer
Northern Colorado earned its first win of the season with a goal from freshman Danielle Birdsall after a hard fought game with Western Michigan.
August 22, 2009
Bears Soccer falls to Nebraska in regular season opener
After holding Nebraska to a scoreless game most of the first half, Northern Colorado soccer lost a hard fought game against its Big 12 opponent 3-0 on Saturday.
August 21, 2009
Barrera to hold tryouts for Bears soccer
Northern Colorado soccer coach Tim Barrera has announced plans to host an open walk-on tryout at 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at Jackson Stadium.
August 21, 2009
Watch The Coaches Preview Their Seasons
Watch soccer Head Coach Tim Barrera and volleyball Head Coach Lyndsey Benson preview their 2009 seasons on Bears Vision.
August 16, 2009
Northern Colorado comes up short against Colorado
A goal from Bears freshman Alexsys Tamayo was not enough to give Northern Colorado a victory over the Colorado Buffaloes on Sunday in Boulder in the final exhibition game of the season for both teams. The Bears are off now until next Saturday, Aug. 22, when the Nebraska Cornhuskers come to Jackson Stadium..
August 14, 2009
Bears soccer ties Metro State in season opener
Northern Colorado first game of the season ended in a 2-2 tie against instate opponent Metro State in the first of two exhibition games. This is the first of two exhibition games before the season officially begins on August 22.
August 13, 2009
Bears soccer picked sixth in Big Sky preseason poll
Northern Colorado Soccer was voted into 6th place in the 2009 preseason coaches poll released by the conference office on Wednesday.
July 28, 2009
Action Increases Around Campus
With fall sports reporting to campus in less than one week, there has been a significant increase in action around the athletic facilities at Northern Colorado.