2011 Women's Soccer News

April 17, 2012
SAAC holds recognition banquet
Simpson's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee held its annual awards banquet Monday, April 16.

December 12, 2011
Bird, Edwardson named Student-Athletes of the Month
Senior soccer player Katherine Bird and senior cross country runner Ryan Edwardson were named Student-Athletes of the Month for November.

November 28, 2011
45 fall student-athletes named academic all-conference
Simpson placed 45 student-athletes on the fall academic all-conference list.

November 17, 2011
Dillenburg's fourth nod leads Storm all-conference selections
Nicole Dillenburg becomes one of nine players in Iowa Conference history to earn first team all-conference honors four times.

November 4, 2011
Bird named Second Team Academic All-District
Katherine Bird earned Second Team Academic All-District honors with a 3.5 cumulative GPA in environmental science and psychology.

November 2, 2011
Storm bow out of conference tournament
The women's soccer team fell to No. 9 Wartburg in the IIAC Tournament Semifinals on Wednesday night.

November 1, 2011
Petersen named IIAC Player of the Week
Megan Petersen figured into a pair of shutouts last week, earning Iowa Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors for the period ending Oct. 30.

October 29, 2011
Storm eliminate Central 2-0, advance to semifinals
Ashlee Krider scored the game-winner in the 61st minute against Central on Saturday.

October 25, 2011
Storm send seniors off in style
Lacey Davis registered her first-career hat trick in Simpson's 6-0 win over College of St. Mary on Tuesday.

October 22, 2011
Johnson's game-winner lifts Storm over Luther
Amber Johnson scored the game-winner in Simpson's 2-1, comeback win over Luther on Saturday.

October 19, 2011
Seniors lift Storm over Central
Katherine Bird put Simpson on the board and fellow senior Nicole Dillenburg added the second tally in the Storm's 2-0 win Wednesday night.

October 15, 2011
Nationally-ranked Loras tops Storm
Megan Ginsberg and the Simpson women's soccer team lost to Loras 5-0 on Saturday.

October 12, 2011
Storm shake off slow start, beat Buena Vista 2-0
Simpson added a touch of pink to its look on Wednesday night in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The Storm beat Buena Vista 2-0.

October 11, 2011
Petersen named IIAC Player of the Week
Megan Petersen earned Iowa Conference Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week honors after her heroic performance against Wartburg on Saturday.

October 8, 2011
Storm battle in overtime loss against No. 10 Wartburg
Amber Johnson gave Simpson the early lead in Saturday's 2-1 overtime loss to No. 10 Wartburg.

October 5, 2011
Storm too strong for Cornell
Lacey Davis connected on her second goal of the season in Simpson's 4-0 win over Cornell on Wedensday.

October 4, 2011
Dillenburg, Nelson named Student-Athletes of the Month
Senior soccer player Nicole Dillenburg and sophomore football player Taylor Nelson earned Simpson Student-Athlete of the Month honors for September.

October 1, 2011
Dubuque tops Storm 4-0
The Simpson women's soccer team lost to Dubuque 4-0 on Saturday.

September 28, 2011
Simpson rides defensive effort to 1-0 win
Megan Petersen made 10 saves in the first half alone as Simpson left the Badger State with a 1-0 win over UW-River Falls on Wednesday.

September 25, 2011
Storm come away with draw at Augustana
Ashlee Krider scored Simpson's only goal in a 1-1 tie with Augustana on Sunday.

September 24, 2011
Bird's golden goal gives Storm 1-0 win
Katherine Bird's goal in the second overtime gave Simpson a thrilling, 1-0 win against Coe on Saturday.

September 22, 2011
Storm fall to Wayne State on the road
Mallory Hoyt scored the only goal of the game as Wayne State beat Simpson 1-0 on Thursday night.

September 18, 2011
Bird shines as Storm beat Culver-Stockton
Katherine Bird scored two goals and assisted on another as Simpson beat Culver-Stockton 3-0 on Sunday afternoon.

September 14, 2011
Storm fall from undefeated ranks
Simpson suffered its first loss of the season Wednesday night, 2-1 against Grand View.

September 10, 2011
Storm control Crown in 4-0 win
Nicole Pirie scored twice and Megan Ginsberg had two assists in Simpson's 4-0 win over Crown on Saturday.

September 9, 2011
Storm battle to 1-1 tie with Bethel
Amber Johnson's goal seconds prior to halftime helped Simpson remain unbeaten after a 1-1 tie against Bethel on Friday afternoon.

September 7, 2011
Dillenburg named IIAC Player of the Week
Nicole Dillenburg earned IIAC Offensive Player of the Week honors for the period ending Sept. 4 after scoring four goals in Simpson's first three games.

September 4, 2011
Storm remain undefeated with 2-1 win against Clarke
Katherine Bird scored her first goal of the season Sunday as Simpson improved to 3-0 with a 2-1 win against Clarke.

September 3, 2011
Dillenburg scores twice, Storm top St. Kate's
Nicole Dillenburg notched her second two-goal performance in as many games, leading Simpson past St. Kate's, 2-0 on Saturday.

September 1, 2011
Dillenburg paces Storm in comeback win
Nicole Dillenburg notched the sixth multi-goal game of her career Thursday in Simpson's 3-1, season-opening win at Nebraska Wesleyan.