2018 Franciscan Men's Soccer News

  • Barons Fall to Stevenson in ECAC Tournament
    November 09, 2018
    OWINGS MILLS, Md. – The Franciscan men’s soccer season came to an end in the first round of the 2018 ECAC Tournament as the Barons fell to host Stevenson, 3-0, Friday evening.
  • Bobak and James Earn All-Conference Honors
    November 06, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY – The Franciscan men’s soccer team was honored with a pair of All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference honorees, as announced by the league office Tuesday morning.
  • Barons Face Stevenson in ECAC Touranment
    November 05, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team’s season continues as the Barons have been selected to the 2018 ECAC Tournament and will face Stevenson in the first-round game on Saturday.
  • Barons Playoff Run Halted by Lions
    October 31, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team’s season came to an end Wednesday night as the No. 4 Barons fell to top-seeded Penn St.-Behrend Lions 5-2 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference semifinal matchup.
  • Gaughan Named AMCC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 29, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - Sophomore Brian Gaughan had another incredible week in goal for the Franciscan men's soccer team and was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Defensive Player of the Week, Monday. 
  • Barons Set Program Win Record, Advance to Conference Semis
    October 27, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – In a rain-soaked quarterfinal match, the fourth-seeded Franciscan soccer team lit up the scoreboard with a 6-1 win over No. 5 D’Youville Saturday afternoon in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference quarterfinal match.
  • No. 4 Baron Set to Host Opening Round Game
    October 25, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men's soccer team has clinched the No. 4 seed in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament for the third year in a row and will host No. 5 seeded D'Youville on Saturday.
  • Barons Clinch No. 4 Seed; Shut Out Pitt-Greensburg in Regular Season Finale
    October 23, 2018
    GREENSBURG, Pa. The Franciscan men's soccer team clinched the No. 4 seed in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament for the third-straight season as the Barons defeated Pitt.-Greensburg 2-0 on the road in both teams' regular-season finale, Tuesday afternoon.
  • Barons Clinch Playoff Spot with Shutout on Senior Day
    October 20, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – Battling the wind, hail, and cold, the Franciscan men’s soccer team posted a 2-0 win over D’Youville on Senior Day, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Hand Mt. Aloysius First Conference Loss
    October 17, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Barons got on the board early and never took their foot off of the gas as the Franciscan men’s soccer team toughed out a 3-0 win over visiting Mt. Aloysius in an upset of the top team in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Barons Upset Spoiled by Two Second Half Goals
    October 15, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team had an upset on their minds, but Penn State Behrend used a pair of second-half goals to come back for a 2-1 win over the Barons as the two teams squared off at Highmark Stadium, Monday afternoon.
  • Barons Blank Panthers on the Road
    October 13, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. – Three different Barons found the back of the net as the Franciscan men’s soccer team shut out Pitt.-Bradford on the road, 3-0, Saturday afternoon.
  • Help Support SAAC Coin Wars
    October 08, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is hosting a "Coin Wars" between all of the athletic teams to help raise money for former softball player, Jordan Cunningham ('18). 
  • Men's Soccer Game Postponed - Updated
    October 06, 2018
    BETHANY, WV - The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference game between the Franciscan University men's soccer team and Penn State Behrend originally scheduled for 10/6 has been rescheduled for Monday, October 15 at 3:15 pm at Highmark Stadium. 
  • Barons Outlast La Roche on the Road
    October 03, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Sophomore Sebastian Koehler provided his team-leading third game-winning goal for the Franciscan men’s soccer team as the Barons defeated Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent, La Roche, 4-2, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Barons Tough Out Gritty Win over Hilbert
    September 29, 2018
    BUFFALO, NY – The Franciscan men’s soccer team set a program record with 50 shots in the Barons 6-0 win over Hilbert in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Drop 1-0 OT Decision to Bethany
    September 24, 2018
    BETHANY, W.Va. – After 90 minutes did not decide a victory, the Franciscan men’s soccer team suffered a tough 1-0 loss in overtime to Bethany (W.Va.), Monday evening.
  • Barons Fall in AMCC Opener
    September 22, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer team dropped its Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opener to Medaille, 3-0, Saturday afternoon.
  • Bobak's Goal Leads Barons Past W&J
    September 19, 2018
    WASHINGTON, Pa. – Senior Michael Bobak scored with less than five minutes to play in regulation to lift the Franciscan men’s soccer team to a 1-0 win over Washington & Jefferson, Wednesday night.
  • Barons Win 5-1 on the Road
    September 16, 2018
    CINCINNATI – The Franciscan men’s soccer team got back in the win column on Sunday as the Barons used three first-half goals to fuel a 5-1 win over Mt. St. Joseph on the road.
  • Barons Fall to Westminster, 4-0
    September 12, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s team dropped a non-conference contest to Westminster (Pa.), 4-0, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Barons Blank Pioneers
    September 08, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – After rainy conditions forced the Franciscan men’s soccer team to move their neutral site game against Alfred State to Steubenville, the Barons’ took advantage of their new found home field advantage and blanked the Pioneers, 1-0, Saturday afternoon.
  • Barons Win Thriller Over Geneva, 3-2
    September 04, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - After 76 minutes of one-goal soccer, a slew of goals in a three-minute span decided the game and the Franciscan men's soccer team came out on top with a 3-2 win over Geneva, Tuesday afternoon. 
  • Second Half Surge Leads Tomcats Past Barons
    September 01, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s soccer team suffered a tough 3-2 loss to Thiel Saturday afternoon after leading 2-0 at the half.
  • Barons Open Season with a 3-1 Win
    August 31, 2018
    WAYNESBURG, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s soccer team got the 2018 season rolling with a 3-1 win over Waynesburg, Friday evening, as four different players found their way on the scoresheet.
  • Barons Selected Fifth in Preseason Poll
    August 28, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - Under third-year head coach Christian Bobak, the Franciscan men's soccer team has been selected to finish fifth in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference as voted on by the league's coaches in the annual preseason poll.