Soccer

soccer wrap up

Arizona soccer wrapped up their season on Friday, Nov. 17 suffering a 2-0 loss to Florida State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats ended their rollercoaster season with a record of 11-5-4, and several individual accomplishments.  Read more

Analysis: Arizona's midfield falls through in NCAA Tournament

Arizona’s record breaking season comes to a close after a 2-0 defeat at the hands of the Florida State. The 'Cats junior goalkeeper Lainey Burdett's made five saves, two of which were extraordinary. Florida State’s goals came courtesy of Deyna Castellanos, one of the best players in college soccer and FIFA player of the year nominee.  Read more

Wildcats given All-Pac-12 honors

Arizona’s defense is a major reason for the Wildcats success this season. The coaches recognized that, voting goalkeeper Lainey Burdett and right back Morgan McGarry for All-Pac-12 Second Team. The pair make up half the players not on Stanford, UCLA, USC and Cal named to the First and Second Teams. Gabi Stoian was also named to the Third Team.  Read more

Done but not finished yet

 The Arizona Wildcat soccer team was picked to finish ninth by the coaches collectively before the season started. Head coach Tony Amato did not let his players forget that fact throughout the course of the season.   Read more

Analysis: Arizona soccer's individual talent shows in game against Buffs

Arizona soccer was unable to show their true talent Sunday afternoon, in a scoreless draw against the Colorado Buffaloes. They Wildcats played very poorly due to very little organization, which led to an inability to combine with each other. This forced UA to take on Colorado defenders one-on-one. Understandably, very few good shots came from this style of offense.  Read more