Jumbos’ struggles continue with two weekend losses

Tufts entered its two-game weekend schedule with a must-win mentality against NESCAC opponents. In two away contests, Tufts fell just short against Conn. College, conceding a late-game goal to lose 1-0, and found themselves on the wrong side of a 3-0 loss to Trinity. With the pair of losses the Jumbos fall to 6-4-1 on […]

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 […]

After five games undefeated, Jumbos drop two of three

After starting the season with a 4-1 record, the Jumbos have dropped two of their last three games, bringing their season record to 5-2-1. The Jumbos suffered their first loss of the season on Homecoming against Amherst. They bounced back a couple of days later with a 2-1 victory on the road against Lesley before finding […]

Tufts suffers first loss of the season

The women’s soccer team suffered its first loss of the season this Saturday at the hands of Amherst, as a 0-0 stalemate at halftime turned into a two-goal second half deficit from which Tufts was unable to recover. With the loss, the Jumbos drop  to 4-1-1 on the season, and join Conn. College, Amherst and Williams with […]

Jumbos score season-high ten goals despite injuries

The Jumbos scored a season-high 10 goals against Suffolk on Tuesday, moving to 4-0-1 on the season and bringing their season goal total to 24. This marks the first time since 1980 that a Tufts team has scored 20 or more goals in its first five games of the season. The win was a bittersweet one for the team, however. Senior forward […]

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 […]

Jumbos notch 10 goals in first two games

In 2012, the Tufts women’s soccer team scored just 14 goals all season long. This year, the Jumbos have nearly equaled that total in just two games after a 6-0 thrashing of the Bates Bobcats on Saturday and a 4-0 routing of the MIT Engineers on Wednesday. The No. 15 Engineers came into the matchup […]

Returning Jumbos look to build on last year’s postseason success

The 2013 women’s soccer team, which finished sixth in the NESCAC, upset No. 3 seed Bowdoin 2-1 to reach its first NESCAC semifinal since 2009. After a first-round exit from the 2012 NESCAC tournament and a slow start to the 2013 season in which they lost their first two games, the strong postseason showing has […]