Dugan Honored as Scholar All-Region Recipient

Valpo soccer junior Kiley Dugan (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) added another accolade to her haul this season on Thursday morning, as she was named a Second Team Scholar All-North/Central Region honoree by United Soccer Coaches.

Three Soccer Players Earn All-Region Accolades

The Valpo women’s soccer program was well-represented as United Soccer Coaches released its All-Midwest Region Teams on Monday afternoon. Junior Kiley Dugan (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) and sophomore Kelsie James (Carmel, Ind./Carmel) were Second Team All-Region honorees, while sophomore Nikki Coryell (Aurora, Ill./Metea Valley) was a Third Team All-Region selection.

Soccer Inks Three Players to NLIs

Valpo soccer head coach John Marovich announced today that three members of the high school Class of 2022 — Sarah Epstein, Molly O’Rear and Kate Sheridan — have signed National Letters of Intent and will join the Beacons’ program as freshmen for the 2022 season.

Trio of Soccer Players Earn MVC Scholar-Athlete Honors

The Valpo soccer team had three players earn accolades from the Missouri Valley Conference as the conference announced its Scholar-Athlete teams Wednesday afternoon. Junior Nicole Norfolk (Menomonee Falls, Wis./Divine Savior Holy Angels) and sophomore Nikki Coryell (Aurora, Ill./Metea Valley) were named to the Scholar-Athlete First Team, while sophomore Kelsie James (Carmel, Ind./Carmel) earned a spot on the Honorable Mention Team.

Metzger, Dugan Earn All-Tournament Honors

A pair of players represented Valpo on the Missouri Valley Conference women’s soccer All-Tournament Team when the tournament concluded on Sunday, as senior Morgen Metzger (Grand Blanc, Mich./Grand Blanc) and junior Kiley Dugan (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) picked up honors for their performance in Friday’s semifinal match.

Soccer Season Comes to End Friday

The Valpo soccer team saw its 2021 season come to an end in heartbreaking fashion Friday evening in Chicago, Ill., as the second-seeded Beacons fell to sixth-seeded Evansville 2-1 in the MVC Tournament semifinals on a golden goal from the Purple Aces in the 104th minute.

Coryell Repeats as MVC Goalkeeper of the Year; Eight Beacons Earn Postseason Honors

Valpo soccer sophomore goalkeeper Nikki Coryell (Aurora, Ill./Metea Valley) earned Missouri Valley Conference Goalkeeper of the Year honors for the second time in as many seasons and was joined on the First Team All-MVC by sophomore forward Kelsie James (Carmel, Ind./Carmel), highlighting a total of eight Beacons who raked in postseason honors Thursday evening as the MVC announced the awards.

Soccer Heads to MVC Tournament Semifinal Friday

The second season begins for the Valpo soccer team on Friday afternoon, as after earning a first-round bye in the MVC Tournament, the second-seeded Beacons will kick off the first tournament semifinal against sixth-seeded Evansville at 3 p.m. Valpo is in search of its first MVC Tournament title in program history.

Soccer Falls at Loyola in Regular Season Finale

The Valpo soccer team traveled to Chicago Thursday for a showdown with Loyola for the Missouri Valley Conference regular season championship, but the host Ramblers prevailed 5-0 to earn the regular season title. Despite the loss, Valpo earned the number two seed for the upcoming MVC Tournament and has a bye to the tournament semifinals.