Pirates draw with Blue Demons
Oct06

Pirates draw with Blue Demons

The Seton Hall men’s soccer team drew, 1-1, with DePaul University on Saturday afternoon. The result moves the Pirates to 4-3-2, as they were coming off a tough loss to Creighton University. The beginning of the game was a defensive stalemate, as each team’s offense struggled to get shots. Each team was equally physical in the first 18 minutes as well, with DePaul receiving five fouls and Seton Hall receiving one. Seton Hall’s...

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Nota enjoys success in first Big East season
Oct04

Nota enjoys success in first Big East season

This week, and for the second time this season, Seton Hall men’s soccer goalkeeper Andreas Nota has been named to the Big East Weekly Honor Roll. The native of Rome, Italy has been stellar so far this season for the Pirates. He has started each of the team’s eight games, and he has proven himself to be the backbone of a starkly-improved defense. Nota, a sophomore by eligibility, played his first year for Campbellsville University in...

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Lindberg’s Pirates have taken many steps forward
Oct04

Lindberg’s Pirates have taken many steps forward

The Seton Hall men’s soccer program is off to a hot start in the 2018 season and looks primed to finish with a winning record for the first time in 12 years. Since 2006, the team has not had a winning percentage over .500. Under first-year head coach Andreas Lindberg, the team has a .562 winning percentage and is on pace for nine victories. This would be the most since 2006, although in that year the program had 18 matches, in...

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Gonzalez Tate rides into the tri-colored sunset
Oct04

Gonzalez Tate rides into the tri-colored sunset

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. – There is a midfielder in white and blue that bleeds green and red, with a dragon tattoo flying up her arm and a ball running off her feet. Her name is Eva Gonzalez Tate, one of three captains for the Seton Hall women’s soccer team, and one of two that will wave goodbye at the end of the month. Gonzalez Tate will graduate in May, but because of her involvement in the U-20 World Cup with Mexico during the fall of...

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Tibbling’s soccer journey leads him to the States
Oct04

Tibbling’s soccer journey leads him to the States

Growing up in Sweden, soccer has been ingrained in Seton Hall freshman forward CJ Tibbling’s blood from day one. Not only is the sport commonplace in Tibbling’s hometown of Jarna and across Europe, but at home as well. Tibbling’s father, Jerome Vgno Tibbling, played professionally for years. It was only natural that the younger Tibbling would take after his father and adopt the sport as his first love. “I’ve played my whole life,”...

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Pirates fall to ranked Creighton
Sep30

Pirates fall to ranked Creighton

The Seton Hall men’s soccer team lost, 1-0, to Creighton University on Saturday night in its toughest matchup of the season yet. The Bluejays entered tonight’s game as the ninth-ranked team in the country and were on a five-game winning streak. From the beginning of the match, it was clear that Creighton had the advantage, however Seton Hall did back down. The most notable moment for Seton Hall in the first half came in the 30th...

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Pirates dominated by Butler in loss
Sep29

Pirates dominated by Butler in loss

On Thursday, the Seton Hall women’s soccer team fell, 3-0, to Butler University. The loss keeps the team winless in Big East play and puts them at 2-5-4 overall. In the first half, the Pirates were able to hold Butler to one goal, however the Bulldogs scored one minute into the second half to secure the momentum for the rest of the match. Butler ended the day with 18 shots compared to Seton Hall’s two. The Pirates offense had a few...

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Mary Jennings’ death still impacts women’s soccer program
Sep26

Mary Jennings’ death still impacts women’s soccer program

Upbeat. Happy. Motivating. These are the words that Seton Hall women’s soccer coach Rick Stainton used to describe the atmosphere at the annual Mary Jennings Memorial Game. The annual game to honor the former Pirate who died of liver cancer will be held on Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. at Owen T. Carroll Field against Georgetown. As the head of the program, Stainton has had plenty of exposure to the event and knows what it means from the...

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Pirates blanked in Big East opener
Sep22

Pirates blanked in Big East opener

The Seton Hall women’s soccer team was defeated, 3-0, by DePaul University on Saturday afternoon in its first Big East game of the season. Despite the loss and surrendering three goals, Seton Hall’s defense played well. “Defense comes first and then we look for ways to attack,” head coach Rick Stainton said. “Today we got exposed in some different areas. We tried to say if our attack got better it will help out our defenders, our...

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Late goal gives Pirates draw in Brooklyn
Sep19

Late goal gives Pirates draw in Brooklyn

The Seton Hall women’s soccer team drew, 2-2, with LIU Brooklyn on Wednesday evening. Stealing the show for the Pirates was Siobhan McGovern, who found the back of the net twice in the match. The Blackbirds got on the board first, taking the lead in the 24th minute on a goal by Kimberly Butland. However, Seton Hall responded quickly, as McGovern connected on a rebound from a Dani Camilleri shot in the 30th minute. Just a few moments...

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Burkhardt brothers keep it all in the family at SHU
Sep19

Burkhardt brothers keep it all in the family at SHU

The Burkhardt brothers from Palmyra, Pa. are entering their fourth season as Pirates, but their 21st as best friends. Corey, a redshirt junior by eligibility, and Spencer, a senior, have been through it all together. From being home-schooled until eighth grade, to playing on the same clubs as teenagers, to Seton Hall, the Burkhardt twins’ ride has been lengthy and arduous, but the joy of the journey has been amplified by having each...

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Pirates win with offensive firepower
Sep19

Pirates win with offensive firepower

The Seton Hall men’s soccer team secured its first win of the month after a 2-1 victory over Sacred Heart University on Wednesday afternoon. Sacred Heart’s Zander Hyltoft’s unassisted goal in the 29th minute gave the Pioneers an early edge over the Pirates. However, six minutes later the Pirates answered with a goal of their own by Nico Andersen. Seton Hall added to its lead in the 55th minute as JP Marin scored on an assist by...

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