2008-09 Men's Soccer News
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April 29, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer program and head coach Bob Butehorn has announced the signing of six National Letters of Intent for the FGCU class of 2013.
April 07, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer team finished off the spring season with a 2-1 win over Barry University at home on Saturday, then celebrated the end of an amazing year with a banquet for family and friends on Sunday.
April 06, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team was the subject of a WGCU radio story because of their continued involvement with the Boys and Girls Club and Big Brothers/Big Sisters.
March 31, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer program has developed a program designed to teach elementary school students the benefits of taking care of their bodies and being good teammates.
March 27, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer team defeated Eckerd College on Friday night 2-0 to extend their spring win streak to five games and improve the spring record to 6-1.
March 21, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer team defeated the United States U-17 National Team 2-1 on Saturday at the FGCU Soccer Complex. A large, energized crowd was on-hand to watch the Eagles outlast the American squad in a thrilling exhibition
March 20, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer team will host the United States U-17 National Team on Saturday evening, March 21 at the FGCU Soccer Complex. Kickoff is set for 6:30 pm.
March 16, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer defeated the Venezuelan U-17 National Team on Monday night by a score of 3-2 at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
March 11, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team will face the Venezuelan U-17 National Team and the United States U-17 National Team at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
March 08, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team picked up wins against Stetson and Webber International and fell 1-0 to Notre Dame during Sunday's exhibition games held at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
March 02, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer team will host Notre Dame, Stetson and Webber International in a series of exhibition matches on Sunday March 8.
February 28, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer team opened its spring season on Saturday, coming away with a decisive 3-1 victory over visiting St. Leo
February 05, 2009
Pedro Cavalcanti spent several days in Ecuador this January as part of the Padrino outreach program designed to provide underprivileged children with an education and a more stable, more promising way of life.
January 17, 2009
Florida Gulf Coast had 52 student-athletes named to the Atlantic Sun Conference's Fall All-Academic teams in a statement released by the conference office on Thursday afternoon.
January 13, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team will hold spring open tryouts to fill roster spots for the upcoming 2009 season. The tryouts will be held on January 23 from 4-6 p.m. at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
January 05, 2009
The FGCU men's soccer program held its High School ID Camp from January 2-4 at the FGCU Soccer Complex, and the event was a complete success.
December 15, 2008
In a massive warehouse full of toys and groceries, the FGCU men's soccer team helped the Salvation Army prepare to make a special holiday for those less fortunate on December 10.
December 04, 2008
Wearing aprons instead of cleats, the FGCU men's soccer team worked with the Guadalupe Center of Immokalee to serve the community of Immokalee on November 21.
November 11, 2008
FGCU's leaders in goals this season, Francesco DiStefano and Scott Harrison earned Atlantic Sun All Freshman Team honors, the conference announced Tuesday.
November 10, 2008
FGCU goalkeeper Adam Glick anchored the Eagles defense to pick up his fourth shutout of the season to earn his third career Defensive Player of the Week award, the conference announced Monday.
November 08, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team finished the 2008 campaign on a winning note by defeating FAU on Saturday night by the score of 2-0.
November 07, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team looks to wrap up the 2008 campaign on a winning note as they play host to FAU Saturday night. The match is set to kick-off at 7 pm.
November 02, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team (5-10-2, 3-5-1 A-Sun) played USC Upstate (2-14-1, 1-7-1 A-Sun) to a 2-2 tie on Sunday, Nov. 2 at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
October 31, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team kept up its winning ways by defeating ETSU on Friday night by the score of 3-0.
October 30, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team looks to continue its winning ways as they play host to ESTU and USC Upstate this weekend. The ETSU game will start at 7 pm start and the Upstate game is now a 12:30 pm start.
October 28, 2008
Bob Butehorn, head men's soccer coach at Florida Gulf Coast University, has announced the dates and opened registration for his 2009 Winter High School ID Camp.
October 26, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team finished its regular season road schedule with an exciting 2-1 win over Lipscomb.
October 25, 2008
FGCU gave up a goal in the 87th minute and fell to the Belmont men's soccer team by a final score of 2-1 at Drakes Creek Park in Hendersonville, Tenn. on Saturday morning.
October 24, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team (3-9-1, 1-4-0 Atlantic Sun) game at Belmont slated for Friday afternoon at 1 p.m. has been postponed due to inclement weather, it was announced on Friday.
October 23, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team looks to rebound after a tough loss to Jacksonville as they head to Nashville, Tenn. to take on Belmont and Lipscomb this weekend.
October 19, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer dropped its fourth conference match of the season by losing to Jacksonville 2-0 on Sunday afternoon.
October 17, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team scored a program record seven goals and used a pair of two-goal performances from Francesco DiStefano (Kissimmee, Fla.) and Scott Harrison (Cocoa, Fla.) to defeat North Florida on Friday night by the score of 7-1.
October 14, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team has begun working with both the Big Brothers/Big Sisters and the Boys and Girls Club programs of Southwest Florida. This brand new partnership, designed with the team in mind, is an after school mentoring program in the Hispanic community of Pueblo Bonito in Bonita Springs, FL.
October 11, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer fell to the Hatters of Stetson by the score of 1-0 on Saturday night.
October 09, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team looks to capture its first conference win of the 2008 campaign as the Eagles play host to Stetson on Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
October 04, 2008
Francesco DiStefano and Sam Staudt scored goals Saturday night as the Eagles fell to Campbell by a final of 3-2 in Atlantic Sun Conference competition.
October 02, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer dropped its second consecutive game as they fell to the Mercer Bears by the final score of 4-1.
September 28, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer fell to the Golden Panthers of FIU by the score of 1-0 on Sunday night.
September 25, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team looks to continue its winning ways as the Eagles host FIU Sunday, September 28 at 7 p.m.
September 21, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team got back on the winning track by defeating the Fairfield Stags 3-1 in its final game of the Embassy Suites Classic.
September 19, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer dropped its first game of the Embassy Suites Classic by losing to Holy Cross 2-0 on Friday night.
September 17, 2008
The FGCU Eagles Men's Soccer Team will be hosting the Embassy Suites Classic at FGCU's Soccer Complex this weekend. The Embassy Suites Kick-Off Classic kicks off Friday night with the Eagles taking on Holy Cross at 7 p.m. On Sunday afternoon, the Eagles will face off against Fairfield at 1 p.m.
September 12, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team (1-3-1) gave up two goals midway through the first half and dropped its home-opener to Seattle University, 2-1, Friday night at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
September 10, 2008
After beginning the year with four road games, the FGCU men's soccer team will host its first home game of the season on Friday against Seattle at 7 p.m.
September 09, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team has been ranked #6 in the South Region by the NSCAA after the second week of competition.
September 07, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer dropped its final game of the Mayor's Cup by losing to Syracuse 3-0 on Sunday afternoon.
September 05, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team (1-1-1) played Hartwick (0-2-1) to a 0-0 tie on Friday, Sept. 5 in the opening match of the 33rd Mayor's Cup held at Hartwick's Elmore Field.
September 03, 2008
The 2008 FGCU soccer media guide is now available online. Check out the 68 pages devoted to the Eagles, including a look back at the 2007 inaugural season.
September 03, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team travels to Oneonta, N.Y. this weekend for the prestigious Mayor's Cup. The Green and Blue plays twice during the tournament, opening with a 7:30 p.m. match on Friday, Sept. 5 versus Hartwick. The Eagles will also face Syracuse on Sunday, Sept. 7 at 11 a.m.
September 02, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team has been ranked #8 in the South Region by the NSCAA after the first week of competition.
September 02, 2008
FGCU's Adam Glick has been named the Soccerfla.com Player of the Week. The award goes to the top player from a Florida school for his performance over the past week.
August 31, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's soccer team captured the largest victory in program history by defeating Penn State 1-0 in its final game in the Bert and Iris Wolstein Classic at Jesse Owens Stadium. The win brings the Eagles to 1-1 on the season and secured the team a second-place finish in the tournament that also featured Ohio State and University of Central Florida.
August 30, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team opened up the 2008 campaign by dropping a heart-breaking 2-1 decision to No. 9 Ohio State Satuday afternoon.
August 29, 2008
FGCU's match-up with No. 9 Ohio State was postponed due to lightning. The two teams will resume the match tomorrow, Aug. 30, at 2 pm at OSU's Jesse Owens Stadium.
August 28, 2008
After an impressive inaugural season, the Eagles open their second season of competition this week against No. 9 Ohio State and Penn State, on Friday and Sunday, respectively, in the Bert and Iris Wolstein Classic at Jesse Owens Stadium in Columbus.
August 23, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University Men's Soccer team and Barry tied 1-1 at the FGCU Soccer Complex on Saturday afternoon.
August 20, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast Men's Soccer team will host Barry University in their final tune up before heading to Ohio State on Labor Day weekend. Fans are encouraged to stick around afterward to get T-shirts, schedule cards and autographs as part of "Meet the Team Day."
August 17, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University Men's Soccer team and Eckerd College tied 2-2 at the FGCU Soccer Complex on Sunday afternoon.
August 14, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast Men's Soccer team kicks off the 2008 season with an exhibition match against the Eckerd College on Sunday, August 17 at 1:00 pm at the FGCU Soccer Complex, admission is free.
August 13, 2008
The FGCU men's soccer team, who finished 8-10-1 (3-5-1 A-Sun) and are heading into their second year in the Atlantic Sun Conference, was picked to finish fifth in the preseason men's soccer poll, the conference office announced on Wednesday.
July 24, 2008
Florida Gulf Coast University freshmen Kevin Ante and Cristian Raudales were named to the "100 Freshmen to Keep an Eye on in 2008" list by College Soccer News.