The 2018 college soccer season is in full swing and Motor City FC alumni are making headlines across the country.
University of Michigan bested Marquette 3-0 at U-M Soccer Stadium on Thursday, August 23.
Sophmore Sarah Stratigakis scored her second goal of the season while Senior Riley Martin netted her first. Alia Martin and Taylor Timko added assists for the Maize and Blue.
Indiana goalkeeper Sophmore Bethany Kopel preserved her shutout with four saves in a home win over Miami of Ohio on Sunday, August 19
Northwestern capped off a perfect weekend to start the 2018 season with a 2-0 win over Wake Forest on Sunday, August 19. Senior Brenna Lovera made her first mark on the new season with a goal and an assist.
Senior Carly Mauldin racked up an assist in Mississippi State’s season-opening 3-0 win over Southern Miss on Sunday, August 19.
Senior Megan Connolly scored in the 90th minute off an assist from Malia Berkley and Kristina Lynch scored twice as Florida State defeated Troy 5-0 on Sunday, August 19.
Senior Colleen McKay scored her first goal of the season as Western Michigan won their season opener with a convincing 3-0 decision over Detroit Mercy on Friday, August 17 at the WMU Soccer Complex.
Sophomore Madison Alexander scored the game winning goal in the Florida Gators’ season-opening 2-1 win over Washington on Friday, August 17, and followed that with her second goal of the weekend in the Gators’ 4-2 win over Florida Atlantic on Sunday, August 19.
Sophomore Madi Wolfbauer scored her first career goal as the Fighting Illini opened their season with an impressive 8-0 victory over the Northern Illinois Huskies on Sunday, August 26.
Purdue Sophomore Sarah Clark scored in the 39th minute in a 3-0 win over Eastern Michigan on August 17, 2018 and recorded a goal and an assist in a 2-1 win over Iowa State on Sunday, August 26.
Colorado Junior Taylor Kornieck contributed a goal in a season-opening 3-0 victory over Air Force on Thursday, August 16. She broke a single-game record for the Buffs with four assists in a 6-0 decision over Missouri on Saturday, August 25.