PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Soccer) – Ten Shawnee State men's soccer players have been named to the Mid-South Conference All-Academic Team, the conference office announced earlier this week. The honor was given to any player with at least sophomore status who earned a 3.25 GPA or better.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Soccer) – The Shawnee State men's soccer team earned a trio of All-Conference awards, as Joseph Webster (SR/Kendal, Cumbria United Kingdom) was named to the Mid-South Conference First Team and Brandon Pfeifer (FR/Canal Winchester, Ohio) and Ben Pulsford (JR/Slough, England) were named to the Second Team, conference officials announced Thursday.
A senior, Webster was named to the All-Conference for the second-straight year, getting a second-team nod last season. This year, he found the back of the net a team-leading seven times. Webster added an assist for a total of 15 points, also tops on the squad.
ST. CATHARINE, Ky. (Men's Soccer) – The Shawnee State men's soccer team recorded zero shots on goal and allowed two first half goals, as the Bears were defeated, 2-0, at the hands of St. Catharine College on St. Catherine Turf.
Despite offensive efforts including 6 mis-placed shots and 2 corner kicks, the Bears were scoreless in the first half of play while rendering 2 goals to St. Catherine.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Soccer) – The Shawnee State men's soccer squad will travel to St. Catharine, Ky., to take on St. Catharine College in the opening round of the Mid-South Conference Tournament Opening Round. The match is set for Saturday at 2 p.m.
The Bears represent the sixth seed in the MSC tournament, and will face the third-seeded Patriots. SSU finished Mid-South play with a 1-4-2 record with a 4-11-3 record, overall. The squad landed in a tie for fifth place, with the tie broken based on a head-to-head loss to the University of the Cumberlands.
ST. CATHARINE, Ky. (Men's Soccer) – The Shawnee State men's soccer team recorded 12 shots – including eight on goal – but were unable to find the back of the net, as the Bears fell, 1-0, to close out the regular-season slate versus St. Catharine College on Saturday afternoon at the Barber Soccer Complex.
Despite recording just three shots on target, St. Catharine was able to make on count, as Ashley Woods found the back of the net – assisted by Bradley Wilson – in the 37th minute.