2016 Albertus Magnus Women's Soccer News

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    February 17, 2017
    Albertus Magnus Release Digital Gameday Programs NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Albertus Magnus College Athletics is proud to introduce digital programs for all upcoming home games for the Spring 2017 season. This pilot program will attempt to reduce and eventually eliminate the need for printed programs at all home events.
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    December 21, 2016
    Women's Soccer Enjoys Record-Breaking Year in 2016 It was a record-breaking year in 2016 for the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team, as new program-bests were set and the team earned its first-ever berth in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship. The Falcons ended the fall with an 11-8-1 overall record and were the No. 3 seed in the GNAC Tournament thanks to posting a 7-3-1 mark in league play.
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    November 29, 2016
    Junior Angelina Piccirillo Earns NSCAA All-New England Honors Albertus Magnus College junior women’s soccer player Angelina Piccirillo (Naugatuck, Conn.) earned a spot on the 2016 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-New England Team as announced on Wednesday afternoon. Piccirillo landed on the third team alongside four other midfielders.
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    November 07, 2016
    Four Women's Soccer Players Earn All-GNAC Honors Following an historic autumn on the pitch, four members of the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team earned All-Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) honors as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. The Falcons landed one player on the first team and three student-athletes on the second team.
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    November 05, 2016
    Lasell Rallies Past Women's Soccer in the GNAC Tournament Championship The No. 3 seed Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 heartbreaker to top-seeded Lasell in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament Championship on Saturday afternoon at Taylor Field.
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    November 03, 2016
    Women's Soccer Heading to Lasell for the GNAC Championship On the heels of a thrilling 1-0 overtime victory against seventh-seeded Suffolk in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament Semifinals, the No. 3 seed Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team is preparing for the GNAC Championship.
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    November 02, 2016
    Rotella's Header Leads Women's Soccer to GNAC Championship Berth Senior Taylor Rotella (Milford, Conn.) scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lead the No. 3 seed Albertus Magnus College women's soccer team past visiting No. 7 seed Suffolk, 1-0, on Wednesday evening in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament Semifinals at Celentano Field.
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    November 01, 2016
    Women's Soccer Hosts Suffolk in the GNAC Tournament Semifinals on Wednesday Coming off a 1-0 triumph against No. 6 seed Emmanuel in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament Quarterfinals, the third-seeded Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team is set to host No. 7 seed Suffolk in the GNAC Semifinals on Wednesday, November 2, at 5:00 pm under the lights at Celentano Field.
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    October 31, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Suffolk (GNAC Tournament Semifinals) Albertus Magnus, the No. 3 seed, will host seventh-seeded Suffolk in the GNAC Semifinals on Wednesday. The Rams knocked off No. 2 seed Johnson & Wales, 2-1, on Sunday evening in the Ocen State. The Falcons are have won five straight versus Suffolk, outscoring the Rams, 23-2, during that stretch.
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    October 30, 2016
    Polvan Powers Women's Soccer Past Emmanuel in the GNAC Quarterfinals The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team blanked visiting Emmanuel, 1-0, on Sunday afternoon in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Quarterfinals at Celentano Field.
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    October 28, 2016
    Women's Soccer Set to Host Emmanuel in the GNAC Tournament First Round Fresh off a 6-0 thumping of league foe Norwich on Senior Day over the weekend, the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team is preparing to take part in the 2016 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament.
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    October 25, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Emmanuel (GNAC Tournament First Round) Albertus Magnus, the No. 3 seed, will host six-seeded Emmanuel on Sunday in the opening round of the GNAC Tournament. The Falcons are looking to avenge a 2-0 setback at home to the Saints earlier this fall. Albertus Magnus and Emmanuel met last autumn in the first round of the tournament and the Saints won in penalty kicks. AMC is 0-1-1 all-time in postseason play against the Saints. The Falcons are looking to advance out of the first round for the first time since 2014.
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    October 22, 2016
    Women's Soccer Races Past Norwich, 6-0, on Senior Day The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team blanked visiting Norwich, 6-0, on Saturday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) under the lights at Celentano Field.
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    October 19, 2016
    Women's Soccer Head Coach Nick Wajnowski Earns 100th Career Win in 7-0 Thumping of Suffolk Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer Head Coach Nick Wajnowski picked up his 100th career victory on Wednesday afternoon as the Falcons defeated visiting Suffolk, 7-0, in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at Celentano Field.
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    October 18, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Suffolk & Norwich Albertus Magnus closes out the 2016 regular season with a pair of home conference clashes against Suffolk and Norwich. The Rams come to the Elm City first in midweek action and the Falcons will square off with the Cadets on Saturday under the lights as part of the College’s 20th Annual Fall Fest. Prior to the showdown with Norwich, the team will honor the six members of the senior class for their contributions to the program.
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    October 15, 2016
    Women's Soccer Drops Conference Showdown with Johnson & Wales The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team fell, 3-0, on the road to Johnson & Wales on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at the SMG Complex.
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    October 12, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Johnson & Wales Albertus Magnus travels to the Ocean State to square off with Johnson & Wales in a GNAC showdown on Saturday. The Wildcats currently sit in second-place in the conference standings with a 6-0-2 mark, while the Falcons are in fourth with a 5-2-1 record in league contests. Albertus Magnus enters the tilt riding a three-game GNAC winning streak.
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    October 10, 2016
    Second-Half Outburst Leads Women's Soccer Past St. Joseph (Conn.) Senior Taylor Rotella (Milford, Conn.) scored two second-half goals to lead the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team past in-state rival St. Joseph (Conn.), 4-2, in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action on Monday afternoon at the University of St. Joseph Soccer Field.
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    October 08, 2016
    Women's Soccer Defeat Rivier 2-0 New Haven, Conn. - The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team raced past conference rival Rivier 2-0, on Saturday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    October 06, 2016
    Women's Soccer Earns NSCAA College Team Academic Award For the fourth consecutive season under Head Coach Nick Wajnowski, the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team has earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Academic Award for the 2015-16 academic year.
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    October 05, 2016
    Women's Soccer Erupts for Six Goals in GNAC Win at Mount Ida The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team raced past host Mount Ida, 3-0, on Wednesday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at Alumni Field.
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    October 04, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Mount Ida & Rivier The Falcons look to bounce back this week with a pair of GNAC tilts, traveling to face Mount Ida in midweek play before hosting Rivier over the weekend. At home, the team is 2-2 and outside of New Haven, AMC is 2-4-1 in 2016.
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    October 01, 2016
    Women's Soccer Drops GNAC Battle Versus Emmanuel The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team fell to visiting Emmanuel, 2-0, on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at Celentano Field. The Falcons (4-6-1, 2-2-1) dropped their second straight league game, while the Saints (5-7-1, 2-2-1) snapped a three-game conference winless streak with the shutout victory.
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    September 28, 2016
    Women's Soccer Drops GNAC Contest at Lasell The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team lost to Lasell, 2-0, on Wednesday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at Taylor Field.
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    September 27, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Lasell & Emmanuel The Falcons enter the week with a 4-4-1 overall record. Albertus Magnus has a pair of Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) contests this week, traveling to play Lasell in midweek action before hosting Emmanuel on Saturday. The Falcons are 2-1 at home this fall and 2-3-1 outside of New Haven.
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    September 24, 2016
    Women's Soccer Races Past Anna Maria in GNAC Play The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team scored its second shutout of the week on Saturday, defeating Anna Maria, 4-0, in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at AMCAT Field.
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    September 21, 2016
    Polvan's Record-Breaking Performance Propels Women's Soccer Past Mitchell It was an historic evening for senior Danielle Polvan (East Haven, Conn.) as she netted a career-high four goals to lead the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team past visiting Mitchell, 8-0, on Wednesday in non-conference action at Celentano Field.
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    September 20, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Mount Holyoke, Mitchell & Anna Maria The Falcons hit the road to face regional foe Mount Holyoke in midweek action on Tuesday before a quick turnaround against in-state rival Mitchell at home on Wednesday. This weekend, the team travels back to the Bay State to square off with Anna Maria in GNAC play.
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    September 20, 2016
    Women's Soccer Falls at Mount Holyoke The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team fell on the road to Mount Holyoke, 1-0, on Tuesday afternoon in non-conference action under the lights at MHC Field.
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    September 17, 2016
    Falcons Soar to 2-0 Win Over Simmons New Haven, Conn. - The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team beat conference rival Simmons 2-0, on Saturday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    September 13, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Wesleyan & Simmons The Albertus Magnus women's soccer team hits the road to face in-state rival Wesleyan in midweek, non-conference action before hosting Simmons in league play on Saturday afternoon.
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    September 13, 2016
    Wesleyan Takes Down Women's Soccer The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team lost on the road to in-state foe Wesleyan, 4-0, on Tuesday afternoon in non-conference action at Jackson Field.
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    September 10, 2016
    Women's Soccer and Saint Joseph's (Maine) Play to a Scoreless Draw The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team and Saint Joseph’s (Maine) played to a scoreless draw on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at Westerley Field.
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    September 07, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Elms & Saint Joseph's (Maine) The Falcons host Elms in midweek action before hitting the road to open GNAC play versus St. Joseph's (Maine) over the weekend. The contest with the Blazers on Wednesday will serve as the team’s home opener.
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    September 07, 2016
    Women's Soccer Topped by Elms at Home The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team fell to visiting Elms, 2-0, on Thursday afternoon in non-conference action at Celentano Field.
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    September 03, 2016
    Nagy's Strike Leads Women's Soccer Past Nichols Senior midfielder Liz Nagy (Meriden, Conn.) scored the game-winning goal midway through the second half to lead the Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory on the road versus Nichols on Saturday afternoon in non-conference action.
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    September 01, 2016
    Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener at Wentworth The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team opened its 2016 fall slate with a ?-0 setback on the road against Wentworth on Thursday evening in non-conference action under the lights at Sweeney Field.
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    August 30, 2016
    Women's Soccer Weekly Preview: Wentworth & Nichols The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team is set to begin the 2016 campaign with a pair of non-conference road games this week.
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    August 24, 2016
    Women's Soccer Lands in Sixth in the GNAC Preseason Poll The Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer team was picked to finish sixth in the 2016 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Preseason Poll. The poll, which was released Wednesday afternoon, is voted on by the league’s 12 head coaches.
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    June 30, 2016
    Women's Soccer Announces 2016 Schedule Albertus Magnus College women’s soccer Head Coach Nick Wajnowski (10th season) has announced his team’s schedule for the upcoming 2016 fall campaign. During the regular season, the Falcons will take to the pitch 17 times, highlighted by 11 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) tilts and seven home contests.