Soccer

How Tony Amato transformed Arizona women’s soccer into a winning program

It wasn’t too long ago that Arizona women’s soccer was begging for wins at the bottom of the Pac-12 standings. In 2011, the team had a 1-9-1 conference record and ended the season 1-16-2. The program had only been to the NCAA tournament twice in the prior 15 years and finished with a winning record only two times in that span. It was obvious that the program was in desperate need of someone to reverse its losing ways.  Read more

Arizona soccer loses heartbreaker to Penn State in overtime

Arizona women’s soccer played nobly in their second-round game against No. 4 ranked Penn State on Friday, Nov. 22 when they lost 4-3 after having the lead multiple times throughout the game. The game started off in favor of the Wildcats when they took the lead in the first half and doubled it early in the second. Penn State came back to tie it up after scoring two goals in four minutes. Read more

Talley’s late goal propels Arizona soccer's win over ASU

A record-setting attendance of 1,365 packed into Mulcahy Soccer Stadium on Friday night for Arizona’s final game of the regular season. It was a familiar story for the Wildcats as Jada Talley came up big yet again with an 82nd-minute goal to break the tie and push the team to its 11th win of the season. Read more

Wildcats look toward rivalry game before playoffs begin

Arizona women's soccer comes back to Tucson, Ariz. for its final game of the season on Friday, Nov. 8. The Wildcats play the ASU Sun Devils at 7 p.m. at the Mulcahy Soccer Stadium. ASU is currently last place in the Pac-12 conference with zero wins in the conference and a 0-8-2 record. The Wildcats now sit in seventh place in the Pac-12 after dropping both games last weekend to Cal and Stanford. Read more

Arizona women's soccer squeezes out win against Oregon State to close out weekend

It was a windy day on Oct. 27 at Mulcahy Soccer Stadium where Arizona women's soccer beat Oregon State by a final score of 2-1. It was a closely contested game throughout the 90 minutes with chances for both teams in the first half. In the second half, Arizona got back to their usual form of high pressing football. Freshman sensation Hope Hisey had another great game playing in goal despite her error early.  Read more

Arizona women's soccer scores five goals in win over Oregon

Arizona women's soccer returned home and made a statement by scoring five times off 26 total shots. Forwards Jill Aguilera and Jada Talley shined by scoring two goals each and combining for three assists in the 5-2 win over Oregon. The team was coming off a zero goal performance against Utah last week and was looking to get back on track with a win on Thursday. Read more

Arizona soccer hopes to rebound after loss to Washington

The Arizona Wildcats dropped out of the top 25 after its heartbreaking overtime loss to the Washington Huskies last Sunday, despite winning its second match against a top-25 team this season, defeating previously ranked No. 15 Washington State. The 'Cats hope to rebound from the loss as they round up their three-game road trip against Utah on Friday.  Read more