2013-14 Men's Soccer News
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April 04, 2014
The FGCU Department of Athletics has become just the third school in the nation to partner with Australian-based calendar communication company ECAL to provide Eagles fans the ability to easily input every FGCU sporting event into their personal calendar on their favorite electronic device.
April 02, 2014
FGCU is pleased to invite the public to its 2nd Annual Golf Event at the private Hideout Golf Club on Tuesday, May 6. The event will be a friendly competition among players and a fundraiser to help benefit FGCU Athletics.
March 31, 2014
FGCU Athletics is pleased to unveil 'Birds Eye View' as the official blog of the Eagles, giving fans a unique perspective into news and information about each of the Green and Blue's 15 teams. Fans can access the blog by logging on to FGCUEaglesEye.com.
March 25, 2014
After leading the men's soccer program to another Atlantic Sun Conference Championship this past fall, head coach Bob Butehorn and the FGCU men's soccer coaching staff has announced the dates for their annual Gulf Coast Soccer Academy for the upcoming spring and summer.
March 10, 2014
After leading the men's soccer program to a league-record fourth straight Atlantic Sun Conference regular-season championship this past fall, FGCU head coach Bob Butehorn has announced the signing of Miguel Jaime and Derek Gebhard to a National Letter of Intent.
March 03, 2014
MACON, Ga. -- The Atlantic Sun is one of 15 college conferences to have its own branded destination on WatchESPN, the network announced today.
February 26, 2014
Under the umbrella of the FGCU Athletics Life Skills Program, the Fifth Annual Hillmyer-Tremont Foundation Academic Honors Luncheon was held on Wednesday, Feb. 26 in the Cohen Center Ballroom on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University.
February 17, 2014
FGCU Athletics continues to epitomize what embodies a student-athlete as the Eagles extended their outstanding performance in the classroom with a record-tying 3.31 semester GPA and record-breaking 3.33 cumulative GPA for the fall of 2013.
January 31, 2014
Coming off a record fourth-straight Atlantic Sun Conference regular-season title, the FGCU men's soccer team will kick off its preparations for the 2014 campaign when the spring schedule gets underway Sunday against MLS member Chicago Fire and continues through the middle of March with four additional friendly matches set against another MLS team, a Canadian University, a semi-pro club and the Under-17 U.S. National Team.
January 06, 2014
The FGCU men's soccer team's offseason training will have a professional component again this year as the Eagles will face off against MLS member Chicago Fire for the fourth straight year on Sunday, Feb. 2, at Ave Maria University.
December 20, 2013
FGCU Athletics raised a gross figure of $377,000 thanks to generous support of the FGCU community. The Athletics department extends its most sincere thank you to all the volunteers and supporters that made this event such a huge success.
December 10, 2013
FGCU men's soccer sophomore Felipe DeSousa has been named to the NSCAA/Continental Tire All-South Region Third Team, marking the second consecutive year the forward has garnered National Soccer Coaches Association of America postseason accolades.
December 03, 2013
The FGCU Athletics Development Office is pleased to announce that the 4th Annual "Night at the Nest" gala that will be held this coming Sunday, Dec. 8, at Alico Arena is sold out.
November 19, 2013
Before training, Florida Gulf Coast University players have five minutes to themselves. Players are never shy about blowing off steam before the serious work starts, but the ways this team passes time without a coach's instruction take far more skill than smashing a ball on goal with no warm-up.
November 15, 2013
The FGCU Men's Soccer team (8-7-2, 6-1-1 Atlantic Sun) saw its season come to an end on Friday evening at the hands of the North Florida Ospreys (8-6-3, 2-4-2 A-Sun) who will make their first trip to the A-Sun finals on Sunday at 1 p.m. opposite the Buccaneers of ETSU.
November 14, 2013
The defending champion and top-seeded FGCU men's soccer team (8-6-2, 6-1-1 Atlantic Sun) will take the field this Friday at 7 p.m. to battle fifth-seeded North Florida (7-6-3, 2-4-2 A-Sun). The two teams will face of for the right to play in the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship on Sunday at 1 p.m.
November 14, 2013
Seven different FGCU players earned Atlantic Sun Conference honors for the 2013 season, highlighted by Isaiah Madrid being named the Freshman of the Year.
November 11, 2013
The FGCU men's soccer team (8-6-2, 6-1-1 Atlantic Sun), fresh off claiming a fourth-consecutive A-Sun regular-season title, is set to host the 2013 edition of the A-Sun Men's Soccer Championship at the FGCU Soccer Complex Nov. 13-17. The Eagles have won each of the last two tournament championships.
November 09, 2013
For the fourth consecutive season, the FGCU men's soccer team won the Atlantic Sun Conference regular season championship, this time courtesy of a 2-1 victory over North Florida Saturday night in the regular-season finale.
November 08, 2013
Needing either a win or a tie to clinch its record-setting fourth-straight Atlantic Sun Conference Regular-Season Championship, the FGCU men's soccer team travels to face North Florida on Saturday night at 7 in the regular-season finale for both squads.
November 02, 2013
On the strength of goals from Santiago Echeverri and Aaron Guillen and another shutout from Danny George, the FGCU men's soccer team completed its fifth straight unbeaten A-Sun regular-season home schedule with a 2-0 victory over Jacksonville Saturday night at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
November 01, 2013
The FGCU men's soccer team will look to get back to its winning ways as it wraps up its regular season home schedule with another pivotal A-Sun match Saturday against Jacksonville at 7 p.m.
October 26, 2013
A Stetson goal in the closing 10 minutes gave the Hatters a 2-1 win Saturday night over the FGCU men's soccer team to snap the Eagles' seven-match unbeaten streak overall and 11-game unbeaten streak in regular-season league action dating back to last season.
October 25, 2013
With Atlantic Sun Conference play nearing its end, the FGCU men's soccer team and Stetson will battle on Saturday, Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m. A win for the Eagles would solidify their position atop the A-Sun standings, while Stetson will be aiming to break out of what is currently a three-way tie for the sixth and final postseason position.
October 24, 2013
The FGCU Department of Athletics has announced the promotion of Denise Da Silveira to Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing & Sales, as appointed by Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh this week.
October 17, 2013
Sophomore goalkeeper Danny George made a career-high eight saves en route to earning his fifth shutout in the last six games Thursday night as the FGCU men's soccer team played Mercer to a scoreless double-overtime tie to extend its unbeaten streak to seven in a row.
October 16, 2013
Riding a six-game winning streak, the FGCU men's soccer team welcomes Mercer to the FGCU Soccer Complex for its annual Coaches vs. Cancer game Thursday night at 7 as the Eagles look to remain atop the league standings.
October 14, 2013
Following a weekend in which he scored three goals, including a game-winning and game-tying tally, freshman Isaiah Madrid has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Co-Men's Soccer Player of the Week.
October 13, 2013
The FGCU men's soccer team continued its hot play on Sunday afternoon as the Eagles won their sixth consecutive game courtesy of a 3-0 triumph at USC Upstate to remain undefeated in league play and at the top of the standings through the first two weeks of conference action.
October 11, 2013
On the precipice of losing just its third Atlantic Sun Conference regular-season game in four years, the FGCU men's soccer team received two goals in a 10-minute span from freshman Isaiah Madrid and junior Xavier Silva to extend its winning streak to five straight games with a crucial 2-1 overtime victory at ETSU on Friday night in a battle of the league's top-two teams.
October 10, 2013
After the opening weekend of Atlantic Sun Conference men's soccer action, only two teams have a 2-0 mark in league play and both meet on Friday night as FGCU travels to ETSU to begin its weekend before making the journey to South Carolina to face USC Upstate on Sunday.
October 09, 2013
Daniel Stanese, who signed a professional contract in February after his freshman year with the FGCU men's soccer team, has become the program's first-ever national team member as the defender was promoted to Canada's National Team this past week.
October 07, 2013
Following a weekend in which he scored two game-winning goals to lead the FGCU men's soccer team to a pair of conference-opening 1-0 shutouts, redshirt junior Henry Penagos has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Soccer Player of the Week.
October 06, 2013
For the second straight game redshirt junior Henry Penagos scored the only goal, for the third consecutive match Danny George and the Eagles did not allow a goal and for the fourth contest in a row the FGCU men's soccer team earned a win, this time on Sunday afternoon in 97-degree heat over Northern Kentucky at the FGCU Soccer Complex, 1-0.
October 04, 2013
On the strength of a perfectly-executed 26th-minute heel flick goal by redshirt junior Henry Penagos and a second consecutive shutout in net by Danny George, the FGCU men's soccer team won its third straight game and began its A-Sun title defense with a 1-0 win over Lipscomb Friday night at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
October 03, 2013
The three-time defending Atlantic Sun Conference Champion FGCU men's soccer team begins its defense of a fourth-straight title this weekend as it commences league action by welcoming Lipscomb and Northern Kentucky to the FGCU Soccer Complex on Friday and Sunday, respectively.
October 03, 2013
Felipe DeSousa, in addition to being named the Atlantic Sun Men's Soccer Player of the Week, has been chosen as the Sunshine Soccer News Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 29, after leading the Eagles to a pair of wins to close the non-conference schedule.
October 01, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles Club Advisory Board has announced the creation of the Naples Advisory Committee (NAC) in order to reach a larger audience and stretch awareness and support for FGCU Athletics.
September 30, 2013
Following a weekend in which he scored the game-winning goal on Friday against the University of Pennsylvania and issued the game-winning assist Sunday at Princeton, sophomore Felipe DeSousa has been named the Atlantic Sun Men's Soccer Player of the Week after leading the Eagles to a pair of wins to close the non-conference schedule.
September 29, 2013
In a game which didn't have its first shot put on goal until the 80th minute, freshman Will Suedois scored his first collegiate goal three minutes in to overtime to break a scoreless tie and give the FGCU men's soccer team (2-5-1) its second straight extra-session win, this time over Princeton (2-5-0) Sunday afternoon in front of a national TV audience on ESPNU by the score of 1-0.
September 27, 2013
Sophomore Felipe DeSousa scored with less than a minute remaining in the first overtime session to propel the FGCU men's soccer team (1-5-1) to its first victory of the season with a hard-fought 3-2 win in a physical encounter at the University of Pennsylvania (2-5-0) Friday evening.
September 26, 2013
For third time already this year the FGCU men's soccer team will be on display for the nation to see when it continues its roadtrip of the country with a match at the University of Pennsylvania on Friday night before making an appearance on ESPNU versus Princeton on Sunday afternoon.
September 22, 2013
For the third time in its first six games this year, the FGCU men's soccer team went to overtime, and for the second time it fell in OT, this time on Sunday to Seattle University, 3-2, as the Redhawks scored a goal in the 99th minute against the Eagles.
September 20, 2013
No. 6 Washington (5-0-1) scored early and often Friday evening as the FGCU men's soccer team opened its West Coast trip with a 5-0 setback to the Huskies.
September 20, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University Department of Athletics has announced the addition of Jamie Church to the athletics communication staff, as released by Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh.
September 19, 2013
For the second time in its first five games of the year, the FGCU men's soccer team will be on display for the nation to see when it travels to the Pacific Northwest to face No. 6 Washington on the Pac-12 Networks Friday night before concluding the trip by playing Seattle University on Sunday.
September 15, 2013
In a game that followed a similar script as that of the FGCU's men's soccer team's first three contests of the year, the Eagles fell behind early only to score a late goal but ultimately fell Saturday night in a game that ended early Sunday morning against the Wisconsin Badgers, 2-1.
September 13, 2013
Coming off a tough double-overtime loss on Wednesday at Florida Atlantic University, the FGCU men's soccer team returns home for a marquee matchup Saturday under the lights of the FGCU Soccer Complex with an 8 o'clock kickoff against Wisconsin. The team will be looking to set a program and Atlantic Sun Conference attendance record as part of FGCU's #Big10FaceOff.
September 11, 2013
Playing with only 10 men for the final 50 minutes of the game, the FGCU men's soccer team (0-2-1) fought back from a 2-0 second-half deficit to force overtime, but ultimately fell in the 106th minute at Florida Atlantic University Wednesday night, 3-2.
September 10, 2013
The FGCU men's soccer team (0-1-1) returns to action Wednesday night when it travels across the state to take on FAU (1-0-1) for its lone midweek non-conference match of the season.
September 07, 2013
Playing on its pitch for the first time since winning its second-straight Atlantic Sun Conference Championship last season, the FGCU men's soccer team began the home portion of its 2013 schedule with a 4-3 loss Saturday night to FIU.
September 06, 2013
The two-time defending Atlantic Sun Conference champion FGCU men's soccer team kicks off the home portion of its 2013 season Saturday under the lights of the FGCU Soccer Complex against FIU at 7 p.m. As part of Youth Soccer Day, and all children ages 12 and under wearing their team jersey or FGCU gear are admitted free.
August 31, 2013
In a game that started nearly three hours after its scheduled kickoff and ended at 1:21 a.m. local time, the FGCU men’s soccer team and University of South Florida Bulls rewarded a country-wide audience that stayed up late as the two teams battled a 2-2 double-overtime tie in the NSCAATV National Game of the Week Friday.
August 29, 2013
The FGCU men’s soccer team kicks off its 2013 season in primetime Friday night exactly where its 2012 season ended: the University of South Florida.
August 27, 2013
Bringing a wealth of collegiate and professional experience at a young age, FGCU men’s soccer coach Bob Butehorn has announced the addition of former Major League Soccer goalkeeper Alec Dufty as an assistant coach for the 2013 season.
August 19, 2013
A recap of Eagle Revolution built exclusively from tweets.
August 19, 2013
The three-time defending Atlantic Sun champion FGCU men's soccer team will make a program-record three national TV appearances across three different outlets this year when it takes on USF, Washington and Princeton.
August 16, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the 2013-14 year about to commence, FGCU student-athletes will look to build off a record-setting academic performance during the 2012-13 year in which they posted a 3.31 term GPA for the Spring Semester and 3.29 cumulative GPA.
August 15, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The three-time defending Atlantic Sun champion FGCU men's soccer team was picked as the top conference team by the league head coaches in the 2013 A-Sun preseason poll that was unveiled on Thursday.
August 12, 2013
With the 2013 season quickly approaching, FGCU head men's soccer coach Bob Butehorn announced the hire of assistant coach Chris Gores.
July 08, 2013
The three-time defending Atlantic Sun champion FGCU men's soccer team and reigning NSCAA South Region Coach of the Year Bob Butehorn unveiled the program's 16-game regular schedule for the 2013 season on Monday.
June 03, 2013
FGCU men's soccer sophomore-to-be and reigning Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year Felipe DeSousa was recently recognized by TopDrawerSoccer.com as one of the top forwards in the nation heading into the 2013 campaign.