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September 23, 2014 Zips Weekly: Sept. 22, 2014 Watch all the recaps from an action-packed week of Zips' Athletics!
September 23, 2014 | Women's Soccer Adee Named MAC Women's Soccer Co-Defensive Player of the Week Following her three-save shutout this past Friday against Youngstown State, University of Akron women's soccer junior goalkeeper Klaire Adee has been named the Mid-American Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced yesterday.
September 19, 2014 | Women's Soccer Atkinson's Overtime Goal Lifts Women's Soccer Over Youngstown State, 1-0 Playing in its third straight overtime contest, the University of Akron women's soccer team posted a 1-0 shutout over Youngstown State on Friday night as senior Karina Atkinson scored the golden goal in the 99th minute to push the Zips to a 1-0 victory.
September 19, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Finishes Non-Conference Play Against Youngstown State After earning points in both of their matches in New England with a draw and a win, the University of Akron women's soccer team takes on Youngstown State tonight in their first home game since Sept. 5.
September 16, 2014 Zips Weekly: Sept. 16, 2014 This week's edition of Zips Weekly
September 15, 2014 | Women's Soccer Atkinson Named MAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week After scoring her first goal of the 2014 season on Friday at Boston University, senior Karina Atkinson has been named the Mid-American Conference Women's Soccer Player of the Week, the conference announced earlier today.
September 14, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Fights Through Two Overtimes to Beat Bryant, 3-2 In their second of two contests in New England this weekend, the Akron women's soccer team defeated Bryant 3-2 in a contest that went into two overtime periods before the Zips secured the win.
September 12, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Draws to a 1-1 Tie at Boston University The University of Akron drew to a 1-1 tie at Boston University on Friday night after falling behind early but scoring a game-tying goal quickly in the second half at Nickerson Field.
September 9, 2014 Zips Weekly: Sept. 9, 2014 This week's Zips Weekly features highlights from football, cross country, soccer, and volleyball.
September 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer Trio of Zips Score as Women's Soccer Routs St. Bonaventure, 3-1 Despite an early second half deficit, the University of Akron women's soccer team scored three straight goals against St. Bonaventure on Friday to claim victory, 3-1.
September 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Seeks Second Win Against St. Bonaventure Still searching for their second win of the 2014 campaign, the University of Akron women's soccer team takes on St. Bonaventure at home this Friday.
September 2, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Drops Road Match at Cleveland State, 3-1 After scoring in the 25th minute to tie the game up at one a piece, the University of Akron women's soccer team allowed two second half goals on their way to a 3-1 loss at Cleveland State on Tuesday.
August 29, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Makes Valiant Effort in 3-0 Loss to No. 4 Virginia Tech In a valiant effort to contain the No. 4 Virginia Tech Hokies, the University of Akron women's soccer fell 3-0 in their home opener on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.
August 28, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosts No. 4 Virginia Tech in Home Opener After defeating Robert Morris this past Sunday for the first victory of the young 2014 season, the University of Akron women's soccer hosts No. 4 Virginia Tech on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field for their home opener.
August 24, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Notches First Victory Against Robert Morris, 2-1 Coming back from an early 1-0 deficit, the University of Akron women's soccer team captured their first win of 2014 as they defeated Robert Morris in their second and final match at the Steel City Classic in Pittsburgh.
August 22, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls in Season Opener at Pittsburgh, 3-0 Opening their season on the road in the Steel City Classic, the University of Akron women's soccer team lost 3-0 to host Pittsburgh on Friday night at Ambrose Urbanic Field.
August 21, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Heads to Pittsburgh for Steel City Classic The University of Akron women's soccer team begins their regular season on the road this weekend, taking on Pittsburgh and Robert Morris as part of the Steel City Classic.
August 15, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Ties in Home Exhibition Against Duquesne With 21 players seeing time in the team's lone fall exhibition match, the University of Akron women's soccer team played to a draw against Duquesne on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.
August 13, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Excited for a Fresh Start in 2014 The University of Akron women’s soccer team begins play this Friday with an exhibition at home against Duquesne, the first game on a long list of challenges for the Zips heading into 2014.
July 2, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Celebrates 2013-14 Highlights In Annual Report Individually and collectively, the 2013-14 academic year was among the best ever for our student-athletes at The University of Akron.
June 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Summer Day Camp Canceled The Zips women's soccer Summer Day Camp, which was scheduled to run from June 16-20, has been canceled.
May 8, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosting High School Team Soccer Camp The University of Akron women's soccer program will be hosting a High School Team Soccer Camp this summer from June 30 to July 3.
April 28, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Hosts Annual Student-Athlete Banquet, "The Zippys" UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special celebration banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
April 24, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Finalizes Spring Schedule at Home Friday The University of Akron women’s soccer team caps off their spring exhibition schedule on Friday against Duquesne at 7 p.m., on FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
April 24, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Announces Z-Fund Priority Points Program The Priority Points Program is designed to provide a consistent and equitable way to distribute and allocate Z-Fund benefits.
April 22, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer 2014 Signing Class Succeeding with National Teams Two of Akron's incoming student-athletes, Loreana Lonigro and Daniella Telez, were recently invited to compete with their respective U-20 National Teams.
April 16, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Cancels Wednesday Spring Match The University of Akron women’s soccer team has cancelled Wednesday’s spring match against Malone.
April 7, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces 2014 Schedule, Includes 10 Home Matches Ten home games at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field and three teams from last year’s NCAA Tournament highlight The University of Akron women’s soccer schedule for the 2014 campaign.
March 16, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to Saint Francis Saturday Lani Smith scored the Zips lone goal in a 2-1 loss to the Saint Francis Red Flash in the second spring exhibition game.
March 14, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Saint Francis on Saturday The University of Akron women’s soccer team travels to Saint Francis University for a Saturday matchup.
February 24, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces Summer Day Camp Akron women's soccer will host their Summer Day Camp from June 16-20 this summer.
March 4, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Ties Robert Morris in Spring Opener The University of Akron women’s soccer team played Robert Morris University to a 4-all tie on Saturday in the first game of the spring exhibition season at Stile Athletics Field House.
February 26, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces Spring Exhbition Schedule The University of Akron women’s soccer program and head coach Vernon Croft have announced the upcoming 2014 spring exhibition schedule.
February 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Adds Six to 2014 Signing Class The University of Akron women’s soccer head coach Vernon Croft announced the signing of six student-athletes to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday.
January 15, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Nets Six Honorable Mentions for Academic All-MAC The University of Akron women’s soccer team received six honorable mentions for the 2013 Women’s Soccer Academic All-Mid-American Conference team, the MAC announced Wednesday.
January 7, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer to Hold Open Tryout The University of Akron women's soccer program will hold an open tryout this February to join the 2014 squad.
January 2, 2014 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces ID Camp Date The University of Akron women’s soccer program will host a one day ID Camp later this month.
November 8, 2013 | Women's Soccer Lani Smith Named to Second Team All-MAC The University of Akron women’s soccer forward Lani Smith has been named to the second team All-Mid-American Conference on Friday for her outstanding performance in the 2013 season.
November 4, 2013 | Women's Soccer Amber Kern and Lani Smith Earn All-MAC Nod from College Sports Madness Two members of the University of Akron women’s soccer team, Amber Kern and Lani Smith, were named to the All-Mid-American Conference second team by College Sports Madness this past weekend.
October 31, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Finalizes 2013 Season Akron fell to Buffalo, 2-1, on a rain-drenched Thursday afternoon to finish off the 2013 season.
October 30, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer at Home Thursday for Final Regular Season Match The Akron women’s soccer team welcomes MAC opponent the University at Buffalo for their final regular season match at home on Thursday.
October 27, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Defeated 4-1 on Sunday by EMU Lani Smith provided a first half goal, but the Zips fell 4-1 in the final tally.
October 25, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to WMU on Friday The University of Akron women’s soccer team lost to Western Michigan University by a score of 3-0 on Friday afternoon.
October 24, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Wraps Up Road Schedule this Weekend The University of Akron women’s soccer team heads out on the road for two Mid-American Conference matches this weekend to finalize the regular season road schedule.
October 20, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Utilizes Late Goal to Drop BGSU, 2-1 A pair of second half goals pushed the University of Akron women’s soccer to a 2-1 victory over Bowling Green State University.
October 18, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Drops Friday Match to CMU, 2-0 The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell to Mid-American Conference opponent Central Michigan University by a score of 2-0 on Friday night.
October 17, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosts Two MAC Opponents this Weekend The University of Akron women’s soccer team hosts two Mid-American Conference matchups this weekend, beginning with CMU on Friday.
October 13, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to Kent State on Sunday, 2-0 The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell to MAC rival Kent State University by a score of 2-0 on Sunday afternoon as part of the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge.
October 11, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Ends in Draw on Friday Against Ohio Senior Kelly DeNiro and junior Lani Smith posted one goal and one assist a piece in Friday's 2-all draw.
October 10, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Slated for Two MAC Matches this Weekend The University of Akron women’s soccer team will play two Mid-American Conference matches this weekend, beginning with Ohio University at home on Friday.
October 6, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls on Sunday to Toledo, 1-0 The University of Akron women’s soccer team lost in a close 1-0 match with the University of Toledo on Sunday afternoon at Scott Park.
October 4, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Drops Friday Matchup to NIU, 2-0 The University of Akron lost in Friday’s evening Mid-American Conference matchup to Northern Illinois University by a score of 2-0 at the NIU Soccer Complex.
October 3, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Two MAC Matches This Weekend The University of Akron women’s soccer team hits the road for a pair of Mid-American Conference matchups this weekend, beginning with NIU on Friday.
September 29, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Drops Sunday Match to Ball State, 2-0 The University of Akron women’s soccer team dropped Sunday afternoon’s Mid-American Conference match against Ball State University by a score to 2-0.
September 27, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Edges Miami in MAC Opener Junior Lani Smith netted two goals in the 2-1 win over Miami (Ohio) on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field
September 26, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Opens MAC Play on Friday at Home The University of Akron women’s soccer team begins their Mid-American Conference schedule this weekend at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field. UA will open MAC play against Miami (Ohio) on Friday at 7 p.m.,
September 22, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to CSU, 2-1 The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell to Cleveland State University by a score of 2-1 on Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
September 21, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Takes on CSU at Home on Sunday The University of Akron women’s soccer team is set to matchup against Cleveland State University on Sunday at 1 p.m., in the second home contest of the season.
September 16, 2013 | Women's Soccer Lani Smith Earns MAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week The Mid-American Conference has named The University of Akron women’s soccer forward Lani Smith as Co-Offensive Player of the Week.
September 15, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Victorious Over Canisius on Sunday, 2-1 Two second half goals gave The University of Akron women’s soccer team the win on Sunday afternoon over Canisius College by a score of 2-1 at the Demske Sports Complex.
September 14, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Heads to Canisius for Sunday Match The University of Akron women’s soccer team heads to Canisius College for a road contest, set to begin at noon on Sunday at the Demske Sports Complex.
September 8, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to Boston University, 3-2 The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell to Boston University by a score of 3-2 on Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
September 6, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Ends in Draw with Youngstown State In their third overtime game of the season, The University of Akron women’s soccer team played Youngstown State to a one-all draw on Friday evening at Farmers National Bank Field.
September 5, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Youngstown State for Friday Matchup The University of Akron women’s soccer team travels to Youngstown State University on Friday evening for a 7 p.m., matchup at Farmers National Bank Field.
September 1, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Match at Marshall Ends in Draw The University of Akron women’s soccer team played Marshall University to a one-all draw on Sunday afternoon in Akron’s second straight overtime match.
August 30, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Defeats Morehead State in Overtime, 2-1 An overtime goal by freshman Sarah Sivic pushed The University of Akron women’s soccer team to victory over Morehead State on Friday evening by a score of 2-1.
August 29, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Continues Road Swing with Two Matches This Weekend The University of Akron women’s soccer team heads out on the road for two contests this weekend, beginning on Friday evening against Morehead State.
August 28, 2013 | General News Akron Athletics Launches Zips Insider Blog Zips fans can get an in-depth look at Akron Athletics through this interactive blog featuring content from all of Akron's 19 intercollegiate programs.
August 25, 2013 | Women's Soccer Waskowski Posts a Hat Trick in 4-1 Win over UND A hat trick by Megan Waskowski highlighted The University of Akron women’s soccer team’s 4-1 win over the University of North Dakota on Sunday in their final match in the Boilermaker Cup
August 23, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener to Purdue The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell in the regular season opener to Purdue University by a score of 5-0 on Friday evening at the Boilermaker Complex.
August 22, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Heads to Purdue for the 2013 Season Opener The University of Akron women’s soccer team is set to kickoff the 2013 campaign, as they travel to West Lafayette, Ind., to participate in the Boilermaker Cup Tournament.
August 21, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Predicted to Finish Fourth in MAC East The Mid-American Conference women’s soccer coaches have made their preseason predictions for the 2013 season.
August 17, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to Duquesne in Exhibition Match The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell short in the exhibition match at Duquesne University on Saturday afternoon by a score of 2-1.
August 11, 2013 | Women's Soccer Three Players Named to Preseason All-MAC Teams by College Sports Madness Three members of The University of Akron women’s soccer team were named to the 2013 Mid-American Preseason All-Conference teams by College Sports Madness.
August 7, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Begins Preseason Practices The University of Akron women’s soccer team began preseason training on Wednesday morning in preparation for the 2013 season.
July 31, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Adds Transfer for 2013 Season The University of Akron women’s soccer program and head coach Vernon Croft announced the signing of transfer Lani Smith for the 2013 season.
July 29, 2013 | General News Single-Game Tickets for Fall Sports on Sale Single-game tickets for the 2013 football, men's and women's soccer, and volleyball season are on sale.
July 26, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces Cancellation of Summer ID Camp The University of Akron women’s soccer program has announced the cancellation of the Summer ID Camp that was scheduled to be held this Sunday, July, 28.
June 25, 2013 | General News Banner Year for Zips Athletics Touted in 2012-13 Annual Report Five teams celebrating championships and record academic achievement are among the highlights of 2012-13 for the Zips.
February 4, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Summer Camps The University of Akron women’s soccer program announced two camps will be hosted by the program this summer for a wide range of ages.
June 11, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Posts High Marks in Latest NCAA APR Report Ten Zips Athletics teams recorded a perfect APR for the 2011-12 academic year, with 17 of 19 teams exceeding the national multi-year average.
May 31, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Midfielder Kelly DeNiro Earns Summer League Honor Kelly DeNiro, a midfielder on the UA women’s soccer team, was named to the W-League Team of the Week on Wednesday.
April 17, 2014 | General News Alumni All-Sport Season Ticket Package The UA Alumni Association and Zips Athletics have partnered to offer recent graduates special season ticket pricing.
April 30, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Signs Transfer for 2013 Season The University of Akron women’s soccer program announced the signing of Sydney Blomquist on Tuesday.
April 29, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Holds Annual Student-Athlete Celebration Banquet UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
April 20, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosts St. Francis Saturday for Spring Finale The University of Akron women’s soccer team welcomes St. Francis University for the final spring schedule match of the season Saturday at 5 p.m., in FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
April 17, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Unveils 2013 Schedule, Includes Eight Home Matches Eight home matches, including two against NCAA Tournament teams from a year ago, highlight the Zips' 2013 schedule.
April 15, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Ties Duquesne in Spring Match The University of Akron women’s soccer team tied Duquesne University on Saturday evening with a score of 1-1 in Akron’s fourth spring schedule match.
April 12, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Plays Two Spring Matches This Weekend The University of Akron women’s soccer team will head out on the road for two spring schedule matches against Duquesne University on Saturday at 6 p.m., and on Sunday at noon versus Robert Morris University.
April 4, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Defeated by Cleveland State in Spring Schedule Match The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell to Cleveland State University in a spring schedule match by a score of 1-0 Wednesday evening on Schrank Field.
April 2, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosts Cleveland State for Spring Match on Wednesday The University of Akron women’s soccer team will host Cleveland State University for a spring schedule match on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., on Schrank Field.
March 18, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Opens Spring Schedule with Two Victories on Sunday The University of Akron women’s soccer team won two games of the spring schedule on Sunday against Youngstown State University and West Virginia Wesleyan in the Stiles Athletics Field House.
March 16, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Game Sunday Changes Venue The University of Akron women's soccer program announced a change of venue for the opening games to the spring schedule from outside at Schrank Field to inside the Stiles Athletics Field House.
March 14, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Spring Schedule Kicks Off Sunday The University of Akron women’s soccer team will host Youngstown State University and West Virginia Wesleyan this Sunday on Schrank Field to kick off the spring schedule.
February 26, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announced Spring Schedule Change This Friday's spring schedule game has now been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 3 at 7 p.m., on Schrank Field
February 20, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announced Hiring of Assistant Coach Andrew Hoggarth The University of Akron women’s soccer program announced the hiring of Andrew Hoggarth to Assistant Coach on Wednesday, Feb. 20.
February 13, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Alumni Adjusting to Pro Soccer in Germany Two former members of the University of Akron women’s soccer program have found success in their post-collegiate careers in the professional ranks, as they begin their first year in professional soccer in Germany.
January 30, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Spring Schedule Announced The University of Akron women’s soccer program announced their spring schedule on Wednesday, January 30, with a slate of four home opponents and a home alumni game.
February 6, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Signs Three for 2013 The University of Akron women’s soccer program and head coach Vernon Croft have announced the signing of three athletes to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday.
February 5, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Honors Dean's List Student-Athletes During Tuesday night's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2012 Dean's List student-athletes.
January 30, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Spring Schedule Announced The University of Akron women’s soccer program announced their spring schedule on Wednesday, January 30, with a slate of four home opponents and a home alumni game.
January 23, 2013 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer to Hold Open Tryout The University of Akron women’s soccer program will hold an open tryout this February to join the 2013 squad.
January 22, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Announces 38th Annual Hall of Fame Class Zips Athletics and its Varsity "A" Association will induct nine people to the UA Sports Hall of Fame on Friday, Feb. 15.
December 17, 2012 | Women's Soccer Kern Named to Women's Soccer Academic All-MAC Team Kern was a starter in all 18 matches for the Zips this season and maintains a 3.50 GPA in marketing management.
December 6, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Announces 2013 Winter ID Camp One day camp to be held February 9, 2013 in the Stile Athletics Fieldhouse
| General News Men's and Women's Soccer Teams Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award Akron one of 152 institutions nationwide to have both programs honored
November 7, 2012 | Women's Soccer Croft Named Head Coach of Zips Women’s Soccer Vernon Croft has been named women's soccer head coach at The University of Akron, Director of Athletics Tom Wistrcill announced on Wednesday
November 2, 2012 | Women's Soccer Five Zips Earn Women’s Soccer All-Mid-American Conference Honors Hughes and DeNiro named second team All-MAC; Adee, George and Waskowski named to All-Freshmen team
November 1, 2012 | Women's Soccer Hughes and Kern Recognized on All-MAC Team by College Sports Madness Both players earn first team all-conference recognition
October 25, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Rallies for 2-1 Overtime Win at Buffalo in Season Finale Hughes nets the equalizer and DeNiro scores the game-winner for Akron
October 24, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Concludes Season Thursday at Buffalo The Zips travel to Buffalo to take on the Bulls Thursday in their final match of the 2012 season
October 21, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Edged by Eastern Michigan, 2-1 in Double Overtime, in Home Finale Kelly DeNiro scored her fourth goal of the season for the Zips
October 19, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Ties Western Michigan, 1-1, on Senior Night DeNiro ties UA career assist record on Atkinson’s goal as Zips honor seniors Hughes, Schulte and Wise
October 18, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosts Western Michigan Friday for Senior Night and Eastern Michigan Sunday The Zips wrap up their home schedule this weekend as they host the Broncos Friday for Senior Night and the Eagles on Sunday
October 14, 2012 | Women's Soccer DeNiro and Hughes Lead Women’s Soccer to 2-0 Win at Bowling Green Kelly DeNiro scored both Akron goals on assists from Ashley Hughes as the Zips defeated the Falcons Sunday
October 12, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Falls Late at Central Michigan, 2-1 Freshman Megan Waskowski tallied her fourth goal of the season for the Zips
October 11, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Central Michigan and Bowling Green This Weekend The Zips play at Central Michigan on Friday at 4 p.m. and at BGSU on Sunday at 1 p.m.
October 7, 2012 | Women's Soccer Hughes Scores Twice, but Women’s Soccer Edged by Kent State, 3-2 in Double Overtime The Golden Flashes scored the game-winner in the 103rd minute to take a point in the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge
| General News Zips Athletics Honors Past And Present At Title IX Celebration The University of Akron honored its long and storied history of women's athletics Saturday at its Title IX celebration.
October 5, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Rallies, but Falls at Ohio, 3-2, in MAC Action Kern and Hughes find the back of the net for the Zips who host Kent State Sunday in the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge.
October 4, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Ohio, Hosts Kent State in a Pair of MAC East Division Games This Weekend The Zips play at Ohio Friday, then return home Sunday for the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge against Kent State.
October 2, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Holding Online Auction for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Fans can bid on game-worn pink jerseys to raise proceeds for the fight against breast cancer.
September 30, 2012 | Women's Soccer Toledo Defeats Women's Soccer, 2-1, on "Kick for the Cure" Day Ashley Hughes tallied her team-leading fourth goal of the season for the Zips
September 28, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Sets Program Attendance Record, But Falls to Northern Illinois, 1-0, in MAC Home Opener The Zips set a program record for single game attendance at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
| Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Weekend Promotional Video The Zips Women's Soccer team will try and set a MAC attendance record this Friday at 7:30 p.m. against Northern Illinois.
September 26, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Set For Big Home Weekend Versus Northern Illinois, Toledo The Zips will shoot for the MAC women's soccer attendance record Friday night against NIU and also host "Kick for the Cure" Day Sunday against Toledo.
| General News Vote For The Greatest Moment In Zips Women's Sports History Fans can now vote for their favorite moment in Zips women's sports history on Facebook!
| General News National Champions Smith, Compton To Speak At Title IX Celebration Zips Athletics will host a Title IX Celebration Saturday at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
September 23, 2012 | Women's Soccer Ball State Scores Late Goal to Defeat Women’s Soccer, 2-1 Atkinson finds the back of the net for the Zips
September 21, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Falls at Miami in MAC Opener, 4-1 Hughes scores for the Zips, who continue conference play at Ball State on Sunday
| General News Zips Athletics Announces Top 40 Female Athletes In School History The top 40 female athletes of all time include all three of the Zips individual national champions and 22 All-Americans.
September 19, 2012 | Women's Soccer Zips Open MAC Schedule at Miami and Ball State This Weekend The women's soccer team begins Mid-American Conference play with a pair of road games this weekend - Friday at Miami and Sunday at Ball State.
September 18, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Hosts Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Day The Zips welcomed the LLS at Sunday’s game against Marshall and raised awareness for blood cancers.
September 16, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Falls to Marshall, 2-0, in Final Non-Conference Match Marshall scores a goal in each half as the Zips find the woodwork three times
September 14, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Wraps Up Non-Conference Play against Marshall Sunday The Zips host the Thundering Herd at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field on Sunday at 3 p.m. in their final non-league game.
September 10, 2012 | Women's Soccer Luevano-Harden Named MAC Women’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week Redshirt sophomore goalkeeper posted two shutouts for the Zips
September 9, 2012 | Women's Soccer Hughes’ Late Game-Winner Lifts Akron Over Canisius 1-0 Senior forward Ashley Hughes’ goal in the 86th minute gave the Zips their second straight win Sunday
September 7, 2012 | Women's Soccer Zips Earn 2-0 Victory at Cleveland State Waskowski and DeNiro tally second half goals as Luevano-Harden grabs first shutout for Akron
September 6, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Cleveland State, Hosts Canisius This Weekend The Zips travel to local rival CSU Friday, before returning home Sunday against Canisius.
September 2, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron Women’s Soccer Edged at Michigan State, 2-1 Waskowski scores for the Zips who battle the No. 36 Spartans but fall on a late game-winner
August 30, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Michigan State for Non-Conference Match Sunday The Zips and No. 36 Spartans kickoff at 12 noon in East Lansing, Mich.
August 26, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Falls to William & Mary at Tennessee Lady Vol Classic Three first half goals by W&M propel the Tribe past Akron, 4-0
August 24, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Rallies for 2-1 Win Over VCU in First Game at Tennessee Lady Vol Classic Freshman Hannah Werth scores the game-winner in the 85th minute as the Zips come back to defeat the Rams
August 23, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Plays at Tennessee Lady Vol Classic This Weekend The Zips travel to Knoxville, Tennessee this weekend for matches against VCU on Friday and William & Mary on Sunday at the Tennessee Lady Vol Classic.
August 17, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron Defeats Morehead State, 3-2, in Season Opener Three first half goals propel the Zips to victory
August 16, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Hosts Morehead State in Season Opener Friday The Zips open the 2012 season against the Eagles at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field at 5 p.m.
August 14, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron’s Amber Kern Recognized on Preseason All-MAC Team by College Sports Madness Junior defender named a first team preseason all-conference selection
August 10, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron Falls to No. 20 West Virginia, 4-1, in Exhibition Match DeNiro scores for the Zips, who open the regular season on Aug. 17 at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field
August 9, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Concludes Exhibition Play Friday at West Virginia The Zips travel to Morgantown, W. Va. for a friendly against the No. 20 Mountaineers
| General News Single-Game Tickets For Zips Athletics Fall Sports On Sale Single-game tickets for Zips football, men's and women's soccer, and volleyball went on sale on Aug. 7.
August 5, 2012 | Women's Soccer Duquesne Defeats Akron, 1-0, in Exhibition Match An early first half goal by the Dukes proves to be the difference.
August 3, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron Hosts Duquesne Sunday in Women’s Soccer Exhibition Match Zips, Dukes to square off at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field
August 1, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Announces Additions to Coaching Staff Keri Sarver and Mike Lambeck named assistant coaches
August 1, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Begins Preseason Training The Akron women’s soccer team was the first fall sports team to report to campus
June 20, 2012 | General News NCAA Releases Annual Academic Progress Rate Report Eight programs posted perfect scores in 2010-11 while 15 programs exceeded the NCAA multi-year average.
June 8, 2012 | Women's Soccer Vernon Croft Named Interim Women’s Soccer Coach Vernon Croft was named interim head coach of The University of Akron women's soccer program for the 2012 season, Director of Athletics Tom Wistrcill announced Friday.
June 1, 2012 | Women's Soccer Chris Pfau Named Head Women's Soccer Coach at Houston Chris Pfau has taken the head coaching position at Houston.
May 17, 2012 | General News Akron Student-Athletes Take Part in Career Day at Albion Elementary Several members of the softball, women’s soccer and football teams, along with softball head coach Julie Pratt, took part in the event.
April 25, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Releases Residential Camp Info The 2012 women's soccer residential camp will be held June 29 - July 3.
April 17, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Releases 2012 Schedule Eight matches at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field and an away date at Michigan State highlight the 2012 Akron women’s soccer schedule.
March 5, 2012 | Women's Soccer UA Women’s Soccer Opens Spring Season with 1-1 Tie at West Virginia Katie Wise scored Akron's goal against West Virginia on Saturday.
February 13, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron Hires Vernon Croft as Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach Former Indiana State head coach and University of Miami (Fla.) assistant Vernon Croft has joined The University of Akron women’s soccer coaching staff, head coach Chris Pfau announced today.
February 1, 2012 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces 10 Player Signing Class The University of Akron women’s soccer team will welcome 10 new student-athletes to the program next fall, having already added a transfer student-athlete this spring, head coach Chris Pfau announced Friday.
January 14, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Honors its Dean's List Student-Athletes During Saturday's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2011 Dean's List student-athletes.
January 10, 2012 | Women's Soccer Akron Women’s Soccer: 2011 In Review A third consecutive advancement to the Mid-American Conference Tournament, a trio of players on all-conference teams, and an away win over No. 31 Michigan highlighted the 2011 University of Akron women’s soccer season.
January 9, 2012 | Women's Soccer Two Zips Named to Women’s Soccer Academic All-MAC Team Seniors Jordan Clark and Kara Cooper were honored by the MAC for their efforts both on the pitch and in the classroom Monday
December 13, 2011 | Women's Soccer Shanna Caldwell Named Women’s Soccer Head Coach at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi University of Akron women’s soccer assistant coach Shanna Caldwell has been named the head coach at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, announced today by Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Interim Director of Athletics Scott Lazenby.
| General News Latest Zips Illustrated Previews UA Hoops Season Issue four of the inaugural volume of Zips Illustrated, the free official online magazine of Akron Athletics, is now available.
November 3, 2011 | Women's Soccer Trio of Zips Earn All-MAC Honors Jordan Clark, Jeny Wolbert, and Amber Kern were all named to second-team All-MAC on Thursday.
October 30, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Season Ends with 2-1 MAC Tourney Loss at Central Michigan Rachel Phillip scored in the 40th minute, but Akron was unable to capitalize on several late chances to equalize.
October 28, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Travels to Central Michigan for MAC Quarterfinal After qualifying for the Mid-American Tournament Thursday, Akron takes on No. 2 seed Central Michigan Sunday in Mt. Pleasant
October 27, 2011 | Women's Soccer Phillip's Overtime Goal Sends Akron into MAC Tournament Rachal Phillip's 95th minute goal sends Akron past Ohio and into the MAC Tournament. The Zips play at Central Michigan on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
October 27, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Battles Ohio Thursday with MAC Tournament Berth on the Line The Zips can qualify for the MAC tournament with a win Thursday over Ohio. Kick-off is set for 3:00 p.m. at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field
October 23, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Dropped By Late Buffalo Goal The UA women's soccer team held a 14-5 advantage in shots on goal, but were dropped by a late Buffalo goal Sunday afternoon.
October 21, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls at Kent State, 2-0 Two second half Kent State goals pushed the Flashes past UA women's soccer Friday afternoon.
October 20, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Play at Rival Kent State Friday; Visit Buffalo Sunday Akron women's soccer plays at rival Kent State Friday afternoon before traveling to Buffalo Sunday in a pair of crucial MAC fixtures
October 16, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Loses to Miami, 3-0 Three second-half goals sent visiting Miami past The University of Akron women's soccer team, 3-0, Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
October 14, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Overcome Falcons to Take Senior Night Victory Katie Wise’s 81st minute strike was the breakthrough for The University of Akron women’s soccer team Friday night, as they downed Bowling Green, 1-0, on Senior Night at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
October 13, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Open MAC East Play at Home with Bowling Green Friday; Miami Sunday The UA women's soccer team will host senior night and Kick for a Cure on Friday against Miami.
| Women's Soccer Staying Advised with Steckel and Wise - Episode 5 After a quick tour of the bus, the team heads to Northern Illinois for a weekend MAC match. While at the hotel, the team runs into a couple of celebrity guests!
October 9, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Earns 2-2 Road Draw Against Toledo The University of Akron women’s soccer team fought defending Mid-American Conference champion and current conference leader Toledo to a 2-2 road draw at UT’s Scott Park on Sunday afternoon.
October 7, 2011 | Women's Soccer Two Late Goals Undo Akron in 2-1 Defeat at Ball State A pair of late goals propelled Ball St. to a 2-1 win over The University of Akron women’s soccer team Friday afternoon at BSU Soccer Field.
October 6, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Wrap-up MAC West Play with Road Matches at Ball St. & Toledo The UA women's soccer team faces road matches against Ball St. and Toledo this weekend.
| Women's Soccer Staying Advised with Steckel and Wise - Episode 4 Prepare for a home game with the Zips inside the locker room. Freshman Hailey Kirkwood gives a tour of her dorm while seniors Rachel Phillip and Adrienne Steckel tour their apartment.
October 2, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Handed 1-0 Road Defeat at Western Michigan The University of Akron women's soccer team was handed its first Mid-American Conference defeat on Sunday, losing a 1-0 decision at Western Michigan.
September 30, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Capture 1-0 Road Victory at Northern Illinois Rachel Phillip's second half score was the difference in Akron's 1-0 win over Northern Illinois on Friday.
September 29, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips to Face First Conference Road Tests at Northern Illinois; Western Michigan The UA women's soccer team - unbeaten in its last four - travels to Northern Illinois Friday and Western Michigan Sunday.
| Women's Soccer Feature: Senior Goalkeeper Jeny Wolbert Senior goalkeeper Jeny Wolbert set the Akron women's soccer record for career wins last Sunday with a victory over Eastern Michigan. She also holds the record for career saves.
September 26, 2011 | Women's Soccer Wolbert Earns MAC Defensive Player of the Week Honors Senior goalkeeper Jeny Wolbert was named Co-Mid-American Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Monday after leading The University of Akron women’s soccer team to a pair of shutouts last weekend.
September 25, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Shuts Out Eastern Michigan; Wolbert Breaks Career Wins Record The University of Akron women’s soccer team took control of a scoreless match with a trio of second half goals to knock off visiting Eastern Michigan, 3-0, at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field on Sunday afternoon.
September 23, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips, Chippewas Fight to 0-0 Draw to Open MAC Play The University of Akron women’s soccer team fought defending Mid-American Conference Tournament champion Central Michigan to a scoreless draw in the MAC opener for both teams Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
September 22, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Opens MAC Slate Against Chippewas and Eagles at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field The UA women's soccer team opens MAC play Friday against Central Michigan at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field. Zips then host Eastern Michigan on Sunday.
| Women's Soccer Staying Advised with Steckel and Wise - Episode 3 This week's special edition features a tour of the Zips locker room in the North end zone of InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field. Enjoy!
| General News Ianello and Pfau Guests on Monday's Zips Live Zips Live, the weekly UA Athletics radio show, airs each Monday from Winking Lizard Tavern in nearby Fairlawn.
September 17, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Earn 2-0 Victory Over Eastern Illinois The University of Akron women’s soccer team kept its second consecutive clean sheet with a 2-0 defeat of Eastern Illinois at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field on Saturday afternoon.
September 16, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Host Eastern Illinois in Final Non-Conference Test The UA women's soccer team takes on Eastern Illinois Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field
| Women's Soccer Staying Advised with Steckel and Wise - Episode 2 This week's installment features travel tips, a game of soccer tennis and attempting to make connecting flights.
September 11, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Flies By FAU Owls in Tampa, 4-0 Ashley Hughes scored twice and Karina Atkinson added a goal and an assist to lead the UA women's soccer team to a 4-0 win over FAU Sunday.
September 9, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Fall at South Florida, 1-0 The University of Akron women’s soccer team surrendered a 64th minute goal eventually losing to South Florida 1-0 on Friday evening in the first game of the South Florida Tournament.
September 8, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Set for South Florida Tournament The UA women's soccer team travels to Tampa this weekend for the South Florida Tournament. The Zips will play South Florida on Friday and Florida Atlantic on Sunday.
September 4, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Blanked by Michigan State The University of Akron women's soccer team was defeated by Michigan State on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.
September 2, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer to Face Michigan State in Home Opener Sunday The UA women's soccer team will test the pitch at FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field for the first time this season on Sunday when they host Michigan State at 1:00 p.m.
| Women's Soccer Women's Soccer 2011 Journal - Episode #1 In episode one, join the Akron women's soccer team in the Atlanta airport as they await their flight to Miami for a game against FIU.
August 27, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Falls to FIU, 1-0 The University of Akron women's soccer was handed its first defeat of the season on Saturday, falling to Florida International in Miami.
August 26, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Fly South to Take on Florida International The UA women's soccer team (1-0-0) takes on Florida International at 7:00 p.m. Saturday in Miami.
August 22, 2011 | Women's Soccer Wolbert named MAC Defensive Player of the Week Senior Jeny Wolbert was named the MAC Defensive Player of the Week after totaling nine stops in Friday's 1-0 Akron win at Michigan.
August 19, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Take Down Michigan in Ann Arbor to Open Season Sophomore Kyarah Foushee scored her first career goal to lead The University of Akron to a 1-0 win over 2010 NCAA Tournament at-large selection Michigan at U-M Soccer Stadium Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
August 18, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Faces Michigan Friday to Open 2011 Season The University of Akron women's soccer team opens the 2011 season by traveling to Michigan on Friday for a 7:00 p.m. match.
August 17, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer 2011 Season Preview #4: Newcomers Part of the growing success of The University of Akron’s women soccer team has been the solid recruiting classes brought in by coach Chris Pfau. The crop of newcomers joining the Zips in 2011 is no exception.
August 15, 2011 | Women's Soccer Zips Picked to Finish Second in the MAC East The University of Akron women’s soccer team has been selected to finish second in the Mid-American Conference East Division in the 2011 Preseason Coaches Poll, the conference office announced Monday.
August 15, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer 2011 Season Preview Part Three: Defenders & Goalkeepers Perhaps the most experienced set of players on the 2011 University of Akron women’s soccer roster are the defenders and goalkeepers. Four starting defenders from 2010 and a goalkeeper who has made the most saves in program history anchor the defense for coach Chris Pfau in 2011.
August 12, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer 2011 Season Preview Part Two: Midfielders A fifth-year senior and a 2010 Mid-American Conference All-Freshman Team performer highlight the pool of players controlling the midfield for the 2011 University of Akron women’s soccer team.
August 10, 2011 | Women's Soccer Former Zip Michelle Smith Named Women's Soccer Director of Operations Former University of Akron goalkeeper Michelle Smith has been named women’s soccer director of operations, coach Chris Pfau announced Wednesday.
August 9, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer 2011 Season Preview Part One: Forwards Experience in the attacking third is something that University of Akron women’s soccer coach Chris Pfau will have plenty of in 2011.
August 7, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Takes Care of Cleveland State, 4-0, in Exhibition Match The University of Akron women’s soccer team shutout Cleveland State, 4-0, on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field in its first exhibition game of the 2011 season.
August 2, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Players Return to Campus; Begin Preseason Training Wednesday The University of Akron women’s soccer team was the first fall sports team to report to campus on Tuesday, as the team went through a series of season-opening meetings.
May 26, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron Women’s Soccer Completes Successful Year in the Classroom The University of Akron women's soccer team is not only a program on the rise on the playing pitch, but also continues to perform excellently in the class room as well.
May 20, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women’s Soccer Adds Carrel to 2011 Signing Class The University of Akron women's soccer team has added an additional player to its 2011 signing class, coach Chris Pfau announced today. Brooke Carrel - a defender from Dublin Jerome High School and the Ohio Premier Eagles - will join the program this fall.
May 17, 2011 | Women's Soccer Akron’s DeNiro Called Up to Regional Olympic Development Camp Kelly DeNiro - a midfielder on the The University of Akron women's soccer team - has been called to participate in the U19 Regional Olympic Development Camp in Philadelphia, Penn. this July.
April 22, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Completes Successful Spring Season The University of Akron women's soccer team wrapped up their slate of spring competition this past weekend, finishing the spring with a record of 6-2-1. The Zips recorded clean sheets in six of the nine games and played at Big Ten power Penn State.
April 14, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Releases 2011 Fall Schedule Two trips to the state of Florida and home matches against Michigan State and five Mid-American Conference foes at Cub Cadet Field highlight the 2011 University of Akron women's soccer schedule.
February 2, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Welcomes Nine New Student-Athletes The University of Akron women's soccer program and coach Chris Pfau announced the signing of eight athletes to National Letters of Intent Wednesday. The program will also welcome a transfer athlete to the team in 2011.
January 31, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Releases Camp Information The University of Akron women's soccer team will be holding three separate camps in the upcoming months, it was announced today. The camps include an ID camp, a high school team camp, and a residential camp.
January 25, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer Announces Spring Schedule The University of Akron women's soccer team and coach Chris Pfau has announced the spring slate of training games. The spring schedule includes five dates ? with one coming at home - and matchups against nine different programs.
January 14, 2011 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer to Hold Open Tryouts The University of Akron women's soccer team has announced that they will hold open tryouts for next season's team.
| General News GoZips.com Announces Free Fall Sports Video Streaming Package GoZips.com will video stream over 35 free events involving its fall sports teams, starting with Saturday's men's soccer match.
| General News Additional Reserved Bleacher-Back Seats on Sale for Akron Soccer An additional 336 reserved seats will be installed at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field for the 2011 season and are on sale now.
| General News Josh Harris Tours the New FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field Join Josh Harris as he previews the changes being made to FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
| General News Latest Zips Illustrated Previews Fall Sports Season Issue three of the inaugural volume of Zips Illustrated, the free official online magazine of Akron Athletics, is now available.

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Tuesday, September 30
FB: Youth being served at quarterback – MAC Football 2014   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Monday, September 29
FB: Contenders emerge for Mid-­American Conference division races   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: On the Record – September 29   Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, September 28
FB: Zips 21, Pitt 10; some final thoughts and Bowden speaks (Video)   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron 21, Pittsburgh 10: Conor Hundley leads Zips to upset of Panthers   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips stun Pitt Panthers with an improved ground attack   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Akron stuffs Conner, stuns Pitt 21-10    by Will Graves, Associated Press
FB: Terry Bowden Sure Can Coach, Upsetting the Panthers 21-10   Yahoo Sports
FB: Pitt embarrassed by Akron at home, 21­-10   by Jerry DiPaola, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
FB: Akron ground game catches Panthers off guard   by Jerry DiPaola, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
FB: Panthers lose their zip, stumble in second half against Akron   by Sam Werner, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
FB: Penalties, miscues dog Pitt in 21­-10 upset loss to Akron   by Will Graves, Associated Press (Courtesy of The Daily Journal)
VB, WTEN: On the record – September 28   Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, September 27
FB: Zips face another potent running game against Pitt   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips look to regroup on the road against the Pitt Panthers    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Akron Zips vs. Pittsburgh Panthers Football Preview   Yahoo Sports
WSOC, VB: On the record – September 27   Akron Beacon Journal

Friday, September 26
FB: University of Akron football: Zips looking for way to cure offensive ills    by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Five keys to the UA-Pitt Panthers game    by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: QB Kyle Pohl talks about offensive problems (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Coach Terry Bowden talks about his Pitt memories (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron's Lane Jr. faces dad's alma mater   by Jerry DiPaola, Pittsburgh, Tribune-Review
MSOC: How the Seattle Sounders found & developed DeAndre Yedlin   by Nick Firchau, MLSsoccer.com

Thursday, September 25
MSOC: University of Akron soccer team tops Ohio State for fourth consecutive win   Akron Beacon Journal
MSOC: 24 Under 24: For Columbus Crew, a Homegrown hero & franchise player arrives in Wil Trapp   by Andrew King, MLSsoccer.com

Wednesday, September 24
FB: Zips to face Pitt's James Conner, country's top running back    by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips look for patience to be the reward for a struggling offense    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Tuesday, September 23
FB: Local history: Acme Zip Game kicked off Akron football tradition in 1954   by Mark J. Price, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Conference play starts as parity looms in the Mid­-American Conference   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Sunday, September 21
FB: Zips commit four turnovers; first-team offense doesn't deliver TD   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: George Thomas' final thoughts on deflating loss to Marshall   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips find more issues than answers in 48­17 loss to Marshall   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Akron Zips vs. Marshall Thundering Herd Final: Zips Lose Sloppily 48-17   Yahoo Sports
MSOC: Akron 3, Tulsa 0: Zips score three first-half goals to earn win   by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal
VB: On the Record - September 21   Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, September 20
FB: Zips have hands full with Marshall's stampeding offense   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Will the Akron Zips measure up to Marshall's Thundering Herd   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Top units will tangle   by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: On the Record – September 20   Akron Beacon Journal

Friday, September 19
FB: Keys to the game against the Marshall Thundering Herd   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips 'fishing' for a victory over Marshall's Thundering Herd and buddy Doc Holliday   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Loss a learning experience for Akron's Pohl   by Doug Smock, The Charleston Gazette
FB: Amato, Holliday go way back   by Derek Redd, Charleston Daily Mail

Thursday, September 18
FB: Sophomore RB may be in line for more action   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron uses bye week for Herd preparation   by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: Holliday focused on Zips    by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: Marshall, Akron have some ties that bind   by Chuck Landon, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: Akron often a tough trip for Herd   by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch

Wednesday, September 17
WGOLF, VB: On the Record – September 17   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips offense has to deliver this week against undefeated Marshall    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: UA football: Quirky schedule gives Zips some early rest   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips football: Coach Terry Bowden on connection to Marshall (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal

Tuesday, September 16
WGOLF, MSOC: On the Record – September 16   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Marshall cruising its way to 3-0; is Akron next victim? - MAC Football 2014   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Holliday's work ethic has always impressed Bowden   by Gary Fauber, Bluefield Daily Telegraph
FB: Hot Herd takes on Bowden-coached Akron next   by Doug Smock, The Charleston Gazette

Monday, September 15
MSOC: University of Akron men's soccer team blanks Hartford 2-0 to win own invitational  by Fred Cay, Akron Beacon Journal
WSOC: On the Record – September 15    Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, September 14
GENERAL: University of Akron bid for Browns training camp could have implications for Zips' soccer program   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal
VB, XC: On the Record – September 14    Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, September 13
MSOC: Akron 2, Central Florida 1: Zips score a goal in each half to top Knights    by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal

Thursday, September 11
MSOC: UA soccer may tread the rocky road of inexperience this season   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal

Wednesday, September 10
MGOLF, WGOLF, XC: On the Record – September 10   Akron Beacon Journal

Tuesday, September 9
FB: At this stage in UA football revival, Zips find no consolation in loss at Penn State   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal
MGOLF, WGOLF: On the Record – September 9   Akron Beacon Journal

Monday, September 8
FB: Harrisburg's Chisholm 'blessed' to recover from gunshot, turn life around at Akron   by Frank Bodani, The York Daily Record
MGOLF, WGOLF: On the Record – September 8   Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, September 7
FB: Penn State 21, Akron 3: Zips put up strong fight in loss to Nittany Lions   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips don't have enough as Penn State wins its home opener, 21-3   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Penn St. powers past Akron in 21-­3 win   by Jim Carlson, Canton Repository (via AP)
FB: Akron Zips vs. Penn State Nittany Lions Recap: Missed Opportunities Hurt Akron   by Brandon Hickey, Yahoo Sports (via SB Nation)
FB: Hard to Handle: Akron WR Zach D'Orazio has his moments against PSU ... but not many   by Bob Flounders, The Patriot-Times

Saturday, September 6
FB: Zips football: RT Tommy Brown ruled eligible for season   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: UA football: No looking back as Zips focus on Penn State (Video) by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
VB, WSOC: On the record: UA volleyball team wins first two in Akron Invitational   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips set for test on national TV at Penn State   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Easton grad Chuck Amato on his Akron football job: 'I'm having the time of my life'   by Josh Folck, The Epress-Times

Friday, September 5
FB: Kyle Pohl, the Akron Zips commander and chief – and quarterback   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Savvy of Terry Bowden and elite-level assistants gives Akron Zips puncher's chance vs Penn State   by David Jones, The Patriot-News
FB: Once a Penn State fan, Pen Argyl's Evans returns to play linebacker for Akron    by Mark Wogenrich, The Morning Call
GENERAL: University of Akron's Zippy vs. Ohio State's Brutus Buckeye - may the best mascot win   by Karen Farkas, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Penn State football: Keys to game against Akron    by Mike Gross, Conestoga Valley News
FB: Zips football: Keys to the game - UA vs. the Penn State Nittany Lions   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
CC: On the Record – Sept. 5   Akron Beacon Journal

Thursday, September 4
FB: Bowdens, Akron football seek triumph after tragedies   by Dan Wolken, USA TODAY
FB: Jawon Chisholm and Akron Zips proved last year at Michigan they don't scare in big stadiums   by David Jones, The Patriot-News
FB: WR L.T. Smith talks about playing Penn State this week (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: QB Kyle Pohl wins second award in a week    by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Three Ohio MAC teams challenge power-conference schools   by Larry Phillips, Chillicothe Gazette
MBB: Akron, Kent State release 2014-15 basketball schedules   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Wednesday, September 3
FB: Akron Zips are ready for Saturday's noon matchup at Penn State   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Coach Terry Bowden expects more from Zips' running game   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: What coach Terry Bowden thinks Michigan loss provides UA against Penn State (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Zips football: Players discuss 41-0 win over Howard (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
VB, WSOC: On the record: UA women fall 3-1 to Cleveland State in soccer   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Penn State Football: A look at the Akron Zips, who feature former Harrisburg back Jawon Chisholm   by Greg Pickel, The Patriot-News

Tuesday, September 2
FB: A lot to like after opening week   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Quick hits from weekly coaches teleconference   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Akron head coach Terry Bowden evaluates challenges of Penn State's defense, QB Christian Hackenberg   by Audrey Snyder, The Patriot-News
FB: Bowden rebuilding Akron Zips   by Cory Giger, Altoona Mirror
FB: Akron coach hopes Zips can keep up with Penn State  by Joe Juliano, Philly.com/Philadelphia Inquirer

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