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2015 COLLEGE SOCCER CHAMPIONS – MEN

One last round of congratulations for the soccer champions in the TEN divisions covered here at Balladeer’s Blog.

Rio Grande Red Storm Big ONAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics)

National Champions – UNIVERSITY OF RIO GRANDE (OH) RED STORM

Runners-Up – MidAmerica Nazarene University Pioneers

2014 Champions – Davenport University Panthers 

Southern Wesleyan University WarriorsNCCAA (National Christian College Athletic Association) DIVISION ONE

National Champions – SOUTHERN WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY WARRIORS

Runners-Up – Bethel (IN) College Pilots (Riverboat Pilots)

2014 Champions – Lee University Flames  Continue reading

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2015 COLLEGE SOCCER CHAMPIONS: WOMEN

One last round of congratulations to the 2015 college soccer champions in the NINE divisions covered here at Balladeer’s Blog.

Spring Arbor U CougarsNAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics)

National Champions – SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COUGARS

Runners-Up – Lindsey Wilson College Blue Raiders

2014 Champions – Lindsey Wilson College Blue Raiders 

Houghton College HighlandersNCCAA (National Christian College Athletic Association) DIVISION ONE

National Champions – HOUGHTON COLLEGE HIGHLANDERS

Runners-Up – Mississippi College Choctaws

2014 Champions – Lee University Flames  Continue reading

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DROVERS MEN’S AND WOMEN’S SOCCER PICKED TO WIN THE CONFERENCE

usao_drovers_150px3The UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND ARTS OF OKLAHOMA DROVERS are picked to win the Sooner Athletic Conference title this year … and that applies to both the Men’s AND the Women’s teams.

The men and women are led by Coach Jimmy Hampton (previously profiled here at Balladeer’s Blog) and open their season with a road game on August 27th. They will face the Saints of Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio. The Drovers are hoping for a 7th straight trip to the NAIA National Tournament.

The full SAC Preseason Standings run like this:  

MEN: 1. USAO Drovers

2. Oklahoma City University Stars

3. Southwestern Christian University Eagles Continue reading

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2014 COLLEGE SOCCER CHAMPIONS – MEN

One last round of congratulations for the soccer champions in the TEN divisions covered here at Balladeer’s Blog. Previously I covered the women’s champs for the year.

Davenport PanthersNAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics)

National Champions – DAVENPORT UNIVERSITY PANTHERS

Runners-Up – University of Texas at Brownsville Ocelots

2013 Champions – Martin Methodist College Red Hawks

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Lee FlamesNCCAA (National Christian College Athletic Association) DIVISION ONE

National Champions – LEE UNIVERSITY FLAMES (Men and Women)

Runners-Up – Bethel College Pilots (Riverboat Pilots)

2013 Champions – Southern Wesleyan University Warriors  Continue reading

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2014 COLLEGE SOCCER CHAMPIONS – WOMEN

One last round of congratulations to the 2014 champions in the NINE divisions covered here at Balladeer’s Blog.

lindsey wilson blue raidersNAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics)

National Champions – LINDSEY WILSON COLLEGE BLUE RAIDERS

Runners-Up – University of Northwestern Ohio Racers (2nd year as a program) 

2013 Champions – Concordia (OR) Cavaliers  

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Lee FlamesNCCAA (National Christian College Athletic Association) DIVISION ONE

National Champions – LEE UNIVERSITY FLAMES 

Runners-Up – Grace College Lancers 

2013 Champions – Azusa Pacific University Cougars Continue reading

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2013 COLLEGE SOCCER CHAMPIONS

Time for one last round of congratulations to the 2013 men’s and women’s soccer champions in the divisions covered here at Balladeer’s Blog.

martinmethodist redhawksNAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) MEN’S –

2013 Champions: MARTIN METHODIST COLLEGE REDHAWKS

Runners-up: Auburn University- Montgomery Warhawks (formerly the Senators)

2012 Champions: Belhaven College Blazers

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Concordia (OR) CavaliersNAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) WOMEN’S –

2013 Champions: CONCORDIA (OR) CAVALIERS

Runners-up: Westmont College Warriors

2012 Champions: Lindsey-Wilson College Blue Raiders

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Southern_New_Hampshire.gif (215×120)NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) DIVISION 2 MEN’S –

2013 Champions: SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY PENMEN

Runners-up: Carson-Newman University Eagles

2012 Champions: Continue reading

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DROVERS TOP THE SOONER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE SOCCER POLL

 The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Drovers men’s soccer team is tied for first place in the Sooner Athletic Conference preseason poll. The Oklahoma Baptist University Bison are the team tied at the top with the Drovers. Fresh off their stellar 2010 campaign which saw the team ranked throughout the Continue reading

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DROVERS, BLUE RAIDERS AND OTHER TEAMS READY FOR NEXT ROUND OF THE NAIA MEN’S SOCCER TOURNAMENT BEGINNING MONDAY NOV 29TH

By Chad Waller

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — (Live Video) (Live Stats) (Press Book – PDF) The 52nd annual NAIA Men’s Soccer National Championship final site event will begin on Nov. 29 with four matches from Orange Beach, Ala. Sixteen teams will compete in the single-elimination tournament from the Orange Beach Sportsplex. The second round concludes on Nov. 30, followed by quarterfinal matches on Dec. 1, the semifinal round on Dec. 3 and the National Championship final on Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. CST. Continue reading

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SOCCER RESULTS – NAIA TOP 25

Just a few of the Top 25 teams were in action on opening weekend in both the men’s and women’s polls. Here are the results.

 

MEN’S

1. LINDSEY WILSON BLUE RAIDERS 1   SXU COUGARS nil

9. SO POLY RUNNING HORNETS nil  11. BETHEL (TN) WILDCATS nil (2 OT)

17. AU-MONTGOMERY SENATORS 3   DAVENPORT PANTHERS 2

WOMEN’S

4. LINDSEY WILSON BLUE RAIDERS 1   SPRING ARBOR COUGARS nil

5. AZUSA PACIFIC COUGARS 2  DOMINGUEZ HILLS TOROS 2 (DRAW)

7. GRACELAND YELLOWJACKETS 2  GRAND VIEW VIKINGS nil

23. THE MASTER’S MUSTANGS 4  ROBERTS WESLEYAN RAIDERS nil

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