2012 Women's Soccer News

June 15, 2013
Katherine Wall ’08 to Be Inducted into UMB Athletics Hall of Fame
Former UMass Boston three-sport athlete to be inducted into UMB Athletics Hall of Fame this October

December 19, 2012
Four Beacons Named NEWISA All-Region Honorees
Krista Ledin, Sam Cristoforo, Tayla Andrews and Alli Modzelewski were each honored.

December 13, 2012
Krista Ledin Named First All-American In Program History
Krista Ledin Named D3Soccer.com Third Team All-American

December 6, 2012
Krista Ledin Named ECAC New England Offensive Player of the Year
Krista Ledin earns second major regional honor in two days

December 5, 2012
Krista Ledin and Sam Cristoforo Named To NSCAA New England All-Region Teams
Krista Ledin earned a spot on the Second Team, while Sam Cristoforo was named to the Third Team

November 10, 2012
Ithaca College Downs UMass Boston 5-1 In NCAA Tournament
Beacons finish record-setting season 18-3

November 8, 2012
Women's Soccer Makes NCAA Debut This Saturday at No. 6 Ithaca (NY)
Beacons will travel to upstate New York to face their biggest test of the season in the program's first appearance in the NCAA Division III tournament.

November 6, 2012
Zombeck Named Coach of the Year; Five Earn All-Conference Honors
Head Coach Amy Zombeck named Coach of the Year for the 3rd time, Krista Ledin named Offensive Player of the Year & 1st Team All-Conference.

November 5, 2012
Volleyball and Women's Soccer Receive Their NCAA Draws
Volleyball will take on MIT Friday, while Women's Soccer takes on host Ithaca College Saturday

November 4, 2012
Women's Soccer Wins First-Ever LEC Championship
Beacons slip by Western Connecticut State 1-0, to earn first NCAA tournament bid.

November 3, 2012
Women's Soccer Advances To LEC Championship Game With 3-0 Win
Beacons defeat Keene State for second time this year behind three points from Sam Cristoforo

October 30, 2012
Women's Soccer Semi-Final Matchup Moved To Saturday
UMass Boston will play their Little East Conference Semifinal game Saturday at Noon

October 30, 2012
Krista Ledin Named Little East Conference Offensive Player Of The Week
The Beacons sophomore forward recorded five goals and five assists in two games

October 30, 2012
Ledin Leads Nation in Points Per Game
Krista Ledin leads all collegiate players with her 3.59 points per game and 61 points.

October 27, 2012
Women's Soccer Clinches LEC Crown in 8-1 Win
Beacons will be top seed in next week's tournament, Tayla Andrews becomes 3rd member of 100-point club.

October 25, 2012
Women's Soccer Earns Program Record 15th Victory
Krista Ledin becomes second Beacon to reach 100 points in 7-1 win over Framingham State

October 20, 2012
Western Connecticut State Downs Women's Soccer 4-2
Krista Ledin scored twice for UMB in the loss

October 16, 2012
Women's Soccer Ranked 23rd on D3Soccer.com Coaches Poll
Beacons earn first-ever top-25 national ranking and also move up to ninth in New England.

October 15, 2012
Ledin and Rocha Earn Little East Conference Weekly Honors
Krista Ledin named Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week; Emma Rocha named Volleyball Rookie of the Week.

October 15, 2012
Pugliese Boots Women's Soccer By Salve Regina 3-2 In OT
Beacons tie program-record behind Pugliese OT free-kick goal

October 13, 2012
Women's Soccer Grabs First Place With 1-0 Win Over Eastern Connecticut
Beacons defeat Warriors for the first time in regular season

October 11, 2012
Women's Soccer Blanks Wentworth Institute 3-0
Krista Ledin scored two early goals to push UMB's winning streak to four.

October 9, 2012
Women's Soccer Makes History In The Polls
UMass Boston earns spot in the regional poll for the first time ever.

October 5, 2012
Women's Soccer to Host Annual Think Pink Game on Oct. 13
Beacons will host annual Breast Cancer Awareness game on Saturday, October 13 at 1 p.m.

October 3, 2012
Women's Soccer Downs Colby-Sawyer 2-1
Tayla Andrews scored twice to lift UMass Boston to 10-1

September 29, 2012
Women's Soccer Knocks Down Southern Maine 3-0
Krista Ledin scored twice in the win.

September 24, 2012
Game of the Week: Wheaton Edges Women's Soccer 5-4
Thrilling second half included seven goals and four Beacon goals

September 22, 2012
Women's Soccer Blows By Rhode Island College 2-0
Krista Ledin and Tayla Andrews scored goals in the victory

September 18, 2012
Women's Soccer Cruises By Fitchburg State 5-0
UMass Boston outshot the Falcons 43-4

September 17, 2012
Three Earn Little East Conference Weekly Honors
Shannon Thompson named Offensive Player of the Week; Sam Cristoforo and Alli Modzelewski named Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week.

September 15, 2012
Women's Soccer Dominates Keene State in 5-0 Win
Beacons earn first-ever win over the Owls.

September 13, 2012
Women's Soccer Uses Late Rally To Earn 3-2 Win Over Bridgewater St.
Samanatha Cristoforo scored the game-winning goal.

September 11, 2012
Late Goal Puts Beacons Over Western New England 2-1
Krista Ledin scored the game-winner with 10 seconds left.

September 8, 2012
Late Goal Pushes Women's Soccer Past UNE 1-0
Meghan O'Connell's overtime goal was the difference

September 5, 2012
Women's Soccer Knocks Off Eastern Nazarene 6-2
Krista Ledin tied the program record with eight points (3 goals & 2 assists).

September 1, 2012
Women's Soccer Blows By MCLA 6-1
Krista Ledin and Tayla Andrews record hat-tricks.

August 23, 2012
Women's Soccer Picked To Finish Fourth In Little East
Beacons return seven starters and 10 members of last season's team.

June 18, 2012
Women's Soccer Announces Its 2012 Schedule
Beacons will kick-off their 2012 season on September 1 when they host MCLA.

June 12, 2012
Women's Soccer to Host Alumni Game on August 25
Sign-up now for the first-ever women's soccer alumni game, which will take place on August 25 on the Clark Athletic Center Field.