Jumbos graduate just three seniors

For the second consecutive season, Tufts entered the NESCAC tournament seeded seventh and traveled to face second-seeded Bowdoin. For the second year in a row, the Jumbos were defeated to end their season. They finished with a record of 6-8-2 (4-5-1 within the NESCAC), scoring 14 goals over the course of the season and allowing just 18. […]

Tufts falls 3-0 in quarterfinal loss to Bowdoin

Bowdoin senior forward Jamie Hofstetter and classmate midfielder Maggie Godley, the architects of their team’s win over Tufts less than a week before, were once again key in their 3-0 win over the weekend. Hofstetter finished the game with a goal and two assists, while Godley scored the opening goal in just the eighth minute, receiving the ball […]

Jumbos finish regular season with tough consecutive losses

After a windy Saturday away game against an undefeated Williams that ended in a 2-0 loss, Tufts looked to its final game of the regular season to secure a higher seed in the NESCAC tournament, but fell to Bowdoin 3-2. Defeats against the top two NESCAC teams in the final two games of the regular season leave […]

Whiting reflects on path from student-athlete to grad assistant to head coach

The women’s soccer team is arguably one of Tufts’ most successful teams. In 2000, it went to the Div. III National Championship, and in 2005, it competed in the national semifinals before losing to the College of New Jersey — the same team that had defeated them five years earlier. The 2005 team featured completely new faces on the field, […]

Tufts splits weekend series at home

Following Saturday’s overtime victory over defending NESCAC champion Conn. College at Kraft Field, the women’s soccer team lost a close game to Trinity College on Sunday, 3-1. For Tufts, the story for much of the weekend was one of constant improvement, as nearly half the team is made up of new players. “[The first-years] could not […]

Women’s soccer begins conference schedule with 3-1 victory over Colby

The women’s soccer team began their conference schedule on Saturday with a 3-1 win over the Colby Mules. The match was the Mules’ season opener, and the second game of the year for the Jumbos. Tufts kicked off their season on Wednesday, Sept. 9, against Lesley, dropping the contest by a score of 1-0 in overtime. With Saturday’s win, […]

Women’s soccer team kicks off season with high hopes

The women’s soccer team enters its new season with high hopes and expectations of success, aiming to finish in the top four of the NESCAC and contend for a conference championship. Tufts opened up the season yesterday afternoon with a home game against Lesley with three first-year starters. First-year Taylor Koscho started in a defensive line trying to […]

Strong sophomore class bolsters women’s soccer season

The women’s soccer team’s season came to a close this past weekend with a 4-0 loss to Bowdoin in the first round of the NESCAC Championship tournament. The loss marks the end of a challenging season for the Jumbos, who, despite posting a 7-7-2 overall record, finished just 3-6-1 in their conference. But the record alone does […]

Capone records another goal in win over Endicott

Sophomore Jess Capone recorded two goals in Tufts’ 3-0 shutout over Endicott last year. She upped that total against the Gulls to three on Tuesday, scoring the only goal in the Jumbos’ 1-0 victory. Capone ran on to a ball from senior forward Victoria Stoj, and sent it toward the left post, burying it in the net to […]

Jumbos tie with Wesleyan in double OT

The women’s soccer team played two NESCAC rivals this past week, blowing past Colby 3-1 on Saturday and tying 1-1 with Wesleyan in double overtime on Tuesday. The team extends its unbeaten streak to four, with a season record of 3-0-1 and an overall NESCAC record of 2-0-1. Wesleyan got on the scoreboard first with […]