Barons Continue Their Search for Goals; Lose to Panthers October 20, 2012 BRADFORD, Pa. - A penalty-kick goal and a good finish on a cross put Baron soccer into a hole they couldn't climb out of. Franciscan eventually lost their second to last game of the year 5 - 0 to Pitt-Bradford. [read more]
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October 9, 2012 | Men's Soccer Barons Continue to Learn from First Half Defensive Struggles STEUBENVILLE, Oh.—The Franciscan University men’s soccer team took on La Roche College tonight, but five opposing goals in the first half left the Barons struggling to regain control and the final score was 7-1.
October 6, 2012 | Men's Soccer Men's Soccer Improves in Second Half, Still Falls 7-0 HAMBURG, NY — Strong winds and a defensive breakdown resulted in a tough loss for the Franciscan University men’s soccer team to Hilbert College this afternoon. Despite, a halftime score of 6-0, however, the Barons rallied to play better in the second half, only letting in one goal to make the final tally 7-0.
October 4, 2012 | Men's Soccer Baron’s Increase Scoring, Loss Possession in Loss BETHANY, WV - Two goals just weren't enough for Baron soccer against Bethany College. Turnovers and inaccurate passing put FUS in a hole too big to climb out of despite their highest goal total of the season.
September 29, 2012 | Men's Soccer Baron Soccer Continues to Score and Improve Despite Loss STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The Baron men's soccer team continues to get better with each game, scoring a goal for the third straight match. The effort wasn't enough against Medaille, however, as FUS fell 4 - 1.
September 27, 2012 | Men's Soccer Late Goal Not Enough For Baron Soccer WASHINGTON, Pa - A late goal from Jace Vansteenburg and 12 saves from goalkeeper Chris McNamara wasn't enough for the Baron's to pull even with Washington and Jefferson. FUS lost 2-1 in a game that saw three second half goals.
September 25, 2012 | Men's Soccer Turnovers Plague Barons in Loss to Greensburg GREENSBURG, Pa.—The Franciscan University men’s soccer team took on the University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg tonight, but despite adjustments and improvements in Baron offense, ultimately fell 4-1.
September 22, 2012 | Men's Soccer Baron Offense Continues to Improve with First Conference Game STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The FUS men's soccer team continued to show offensive improvements in the first half of their game against Penn St. Behrend but also continued their struggles in the second half.
September 19, 2012 | Men's Soccer Baron's Soccer Looks to Build on Strong First Half vs Geneva STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The Baron's soccer team played one of their best halves of the season against Geneva, going into half-time tied 0-0. Despite finishing the game with a 5-0 loss, Franciscan will look to build on their strong half of play.
September 15, 2012 | Men's Soccer Franciscan Still Struggling Offensively, Falls to Hiram STEUBENVILLE, Ohio— In their first home game of the season, the Franciscan University Barons soccer team faced another tough loss as they fell to Hiram College 6-0.
September 13, 2012 | Men's Soccer New Offensive Formation Leaves Barons Vulnerable GREENVILLE, Pa. - The combination of a new offensive philosophy and limited practice time proved to be a too much for the Baron soccer team to overcome against Thiel College. The Baron's lost 5-0 while also losing a key player to illness.
September 11, 2012 | Men's Soccer Barons Offensive Struggles Continue, Fall to Westminster NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.—Despite strident efforts to return from a three-goal first half deficit, the Franciscan University men’s soccer team had difficulty maintaining offensive position in the second half and lost to Westminster, 4-1.
September 10, 2012 | Men's Soccer Barons Lose 2-1 in Overtime Despite Improved Offense LATROBE, Pa - The Baron's soccer team lost a heart breaker to St. Vincent College, letting up a goal in double overtime leading to a 2-1 defeat. The game lasted 104 minutes and included eight saves for goalie Edward Huber.
September 1, 2012 | Men's Soccer Yellow Jackets Shut Down Baron Offense WAYNESBURG, Pa - Ward Roger's men's soccer squad struggled in their first game of the season, getting shut out by Waynesburg 5-0. The Baron's struggled to keep possession of the ball leading to a dominant offensive performance from the Yellow Jackets.
July 27, 2012 Franciscan Promotes Three Assistants to Head Coach STEUBENVILLE, OH - There will be some familiar faces in unfamiliar places for Baron athletics during the 2012-2013 season. Three FUS teams will see former assistant coaches take over head coaching duties for their teams. Suzy Delaney will take over the women's basketball team, Ward Rogers will take over the men's soccer team, and Rebecca Recznik will take over the swimming and diving team.
Coach Rogers Offers High School Soccer Training Camps STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Many people will recognize Ward Rogers from his years of standing on the sidelines of Franciscan University’s soccer field. Recently hired as the new head men’s soccer coach, Rogers is also leading the University’s men’s high school summer soccer camps. The first camp begins at the beginning of July.
November 10, 2011 | Men's Soccer A Season of Perseverance for Young Baron Soccer STEUBENVILLE, Ohio –It was a season of perseverance for Franciscan University Baron soccer as the 2011 roster came together with many new, young players. With a season wrap of 1-8 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference and a 2-14 overall record, the Barons knew that 2011 was a time for building a strong foundation for the future.
November 9, 2011 Tommy Allen Named to Third Team All-Conference STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – The fall was a time of growing pains for Baron soccer, as the young team developed its foundation for the coming seasons. But the veteran leadership of Tommy Allen did not go unnoticed by the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference. The senior was named to the Third Team All-Conference by the AMCC Tuesday afternoon.
October 25, 2011 | Men's Soccer Soccer Splits Senior Day; Bowers Gets a Goal STEUBENVILLE, Ohio—It was Senior Night for the Franciscan University soccer program as the men's and women's teams hosted the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. Despite being up 2-1 at the beginning of the second half, the men relinquished their lead in the second half to lose 4-2. The women, however, were able to post a shut-out victory over the Lady Bobcats, 5-0.
October 22, 2011 | Men's Soccer Two Close Games for Soccer Versus D’Youville BUFFALO, N.Y.—The Franciscan University soccer teams traveled to Buffalo on Saturday for an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader with the D'Youville Spartans. Despite both teams playing hard, they each lost by just one goal: the men losing 2-1 and the women falling 1-0.
October 19, 2011 | Men's Soccer Strong Day for Soccer Despite Missing Players Cresson, Pa.—Franciscan University’s soccer teams traveled to take on the Mount Aloysius Mounties for doubleheader conference play Wednesday afternoon. Although they were missing a few players, the Lady Barons were able to defeat the Mounties 3-0, while the Mounties defeated the Barons 3-2.
October 15, 2011 | Men's Soccer Field Changes and a Defeat for the Barons St. Clairsville, Ohio—Too much rain on their home fields sent Franciscan University’s soccer teams to St. Clairsville to challenge University of Pittsburgh at Bradford for doubleheader conference play Saturday afternoon. The Bradford Panthers defeated the Barons 4-1 and the Lady Barons 2-1.
October 11, 2011 | Men's Soccer Lost Momentum Means a Doubleheader Defeat STEUBENVILLE, Ohio —Franciscan University's soccer teams hosted Penn State Altoona for doubleheader conference play Tuesday afternoon. Sitting at number four in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference in men's and women's play, the Altoona Lions defeated the Barons 2-0 and the Lady Barons 3-2.
October 8, 2011 | Men's Soccer Men’s and Women’s Soccer Lose to Lions ERIE, Pa.—Franciscan University’s soccer teams traveled to the Family First Sports Park on Saturday afternoon to challenge the Penn State Behrend Lions. The Barons lost in the first game of the afternoon to the Lions 6-3, while the Lady Barons subsequently lost 1-0.
October 5, 2011 | Men's Soccer Soccer Splits Conference Doubleheader PITTSBURGH, Pa.—Franciscan University’s soccer teams traveled to La Roche on Wednesday afternoon to take on the Red Hawks in a doubleheader. The Lady Barons won 3-0 while the Barons fell to the Red Hawks with a loss of 2-1. The Lady Barons now stand 2-1 in conference play, and 6-4 overall; the Barons now stand 1-2 in conference play, and 2-8 overall.
October 1, 2011 | Men's Soccer Doubleheader Win for Franciscan Soccer STEUBENVILLE—As the freezing rain took over Steubenville Saturday afternoon, Franciscan University’s soccer teams stormed the fields to win a conference doubleheader against the Hilbert College Hawks. The Barons beat the Hawks 2-0, while the Lady Barons also earned a 2-0 victory.
September 28, 2011 | Men's Soccer Barons Capture Better Offense Despite 3-2 Defeat STEUBENVILLE – Franciscan University men’s soccer team fell to the Washington & Jefferson College Presidents 3-2 in its home game Wednesday evening.
September 26, 2011 | Men's Soccer Barons Struggle to Create Offense, Fall to Pioneers STEUBENVILLE – Franciscan University men’s soccer team played the Pioneers of Malone University Monday evening, losing the game 5-0. The Barons now sit 1-7 overall.
September 24, 2011 | Men's Soccer Soccer Falls in First Conference Doubleheader BUFFALO, N.Y. – Franciscan University’s soccer teams traveled to Medaille College Saturday evening to take on the Mavericks in their first conference game of the season, coming home with a loss for both the men and the women. The Lady Barons lost to the Mavericks 2-0, while the Barons fell 4-0.
September 20, 2011 | Men's Soccer Barons Rally in Second Half for 3-2 Win Over Bethany STEUBENVILLE – Franciscan University’s Baron soccer team hosted the Bethany College Bison Tuesday evening, winning their first game of the season, 3-2. The Barons now hold a 1-4 season standing overall.
September 14, 2011 | Men's Soccer Barons Lose to Lords STEUBENVILLE – Franciscan University's Baron soccer team played at home on Wednesday evening, losing the game 0-3 to the Kenyon College Lords.
September 10, 2011 | Men's Soccer Soccer Splits Doubleheader NEW CONCORD, Ohio—Franciscan University’s soccer teams traveled to Muskingum University Saturday afternoon to take on the Muskies, splitting the doubleheader. The Lady Barons defeated the Muskies 3-1 with a hat trick by Ali Moravsky, while the Barons fell 6-0.
September 3, 2011 | Men's Soccer Soccer Falls to Waynesburg STEUBENVILLE—The Franciscan University of Steubenville women’s soccer team was coming off of its season opening victory as they hosted Waynesburg University on a hot and muggy Saturday afternoon. Unfortunately for the Lady Barons, they could not make it two straight wins as they were downed by the visiting Lady Yellow Jackets, 3-1. In the first game of the afternoon, the Baron men were shut-out by Waynesburg in their season-opener, 5-0.
August 31, 2011 | Women's Soccer Soccer Has a Goal for the Season STEUBENVILLE—With the men’s and women’s soccer season starting up later this week, head coach Johann Marin foresees a challenging schedule and training regimen as the best preparation for conference competition.
August 17, 2011 Presenting the Newly Redesigned Baron Von Steubie Presenting the newly redesigned Baron Von Steubie Athletics logo for Franciscan University of Steubenville. Explore the primary mark, wordmarks and ligatures, and read about the research and inspiration behind it all. Designs by John Hartwell of Hartwell Studios.
July 25, 2011 Franciscan Athletics Enters Exclusive Adidas Contract STEUBENVILLE, Ohio—Franciscan University of Steubenville Athletics and Adidas have entered a three year agreement that will provide exclusive footwear and apparel for all Baron teams beginning this 2011-12 academic year.
Baron Ruggers Advance to Third Straight Conference Championship October 20, 2012
Lady Baron Soccer Takes on D'Youville on Senior Day October 13, 2012
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