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Zips Soccer Makes Sixth Trip to College Cup

Zips Soccer Makes Sixth Trip to College Cup

By Jake Herron, Online Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Showcase, Sports

The Akron Zips Men’s Soccer team is heading to its sixth College Cup appearance after toppling defending national champion Stanford in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals. This is a comeback against a team that previously squashed Akron’s championship dreams last season and in 2015. Akron will t...

Men’s Soccer Advances Again

Men’s Soccer Advances Again

By Jordyn Etling, Sports Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Showcase, Sports

Sunday, Nov. 18, the Akron Zips Men’s Soccer team took a 3-1 win over Syracuse in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on the campus of Colgate University. With this win, the Zips advance to the Sweet 16 of the tournament where they will play top-seeded Wake Forest. The Zips have now gone...

Men’s Soccer Wins MAC Championship

Men’s Soccer Wins MAC Championship

By Jordyn Etling, Sports Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Showcase, Sports

The Akron Zips Men's Soccer Team captured its 15th Mid-American Conference Tournament title and seventh consecutive league tournament title win on Sunday, Nov. 11 against Western Michigan. According to GoZips.com, Akron has now won four consecutive games and outshot SIU Edwardsville, West Virginia and We...

West Virginia Further Sinks Men’s Soccer

West Virginia Further Sinks Men’s Soccer

By Jordyn Etling, Sports Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

On Saturday, Oct. 13, The Akron Zips Men Soccer (5-5-2, 0-1-1 MAC) team took on West Virginia (9-5-0, 2-0-0 MAC) at FirstEnergy Stadium Cub-Cadet Field in Akron. The Zips were handed a 2-1 loss which puts a hole in their almost unbeaten record in the Mid-American Conference, according to The Akron...