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Goalkeeper Nicolette Pasquarella launches a goal kick on Sept. 17 against Hofstra. Pasquarella has become one of the Coastal Athletic Associations elite goalies. STANLEY ZHENG/THE STATESMAN

Hard-working Nicolette Pasquarella has her eyes on the prize

Cameron Takmil October 24, 2023

Ever since she was a little kid, the ball found its way to Stony Brook’s women’s soccer goalkeeper Nicolette Pasquarella, and it has never left her feet since. The Long Island native has been...

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Defender Madison Sleiman (left), midfielder Gabby Daniels (middle) and forward Reilly Rich (right) in a match against UNCW on Sunday, Oct. 16. The three players were key contributors to the Stony Brook womens soccer teams success in the 2022 season. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Future is bright for Stony Brook women’s soccer after surprising CAA debut

Mike Anderson November 16, 2022

It was not going to be easy transitioning from the America East Conference (AE) to the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA). However, the Stony Brook women’s soccer team made do with the tough hand...

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Stony Brook women’s soccer keeps surging with win over UNCW

Jonah Kahn October 16, 2022

The Stony Brook women’s soccer team claimed victory in its final home game of the regular season, inching them one step closer to the playoffs.  The Seawolves (6-7-4, 3-2-3 CAA) hosted the UNC...

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_ in the game on Sunday, Sept. 25 against Hampton. The Stony Brook womens soccer team picked up their first CAA victory in historic fashion against the Pirates. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s soccer scores 12 goals, breaks program record

Mike Anderson September 26, 2022
In what was the greatest performance in program history, the Stony Brook women’s soccer team picked up its first win in the Colonial Athletic Association. The Seawolves hosted the Hampton Pirates at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 25.
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Forward Aneta Sovakova in a game against Manhattan. The Stony Brook woman’s soccer team broke their losing streak with a tie on Thursday night.

Stony Brook women’s soccer ties for first time this year

Melanie Karniewich September 16, 2022
The Seawolves returned home to Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium to host the Manhattan Jaspers on Thursday, Sept. 15. Stony Brook played a much better game on both ends of the field, leading them to a 1-1 tie against the Jaspers.
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A group of players celebrate a goal for the Stony Brook womens soccer team in the game against Sept. 4. The Seawolves are currently in the non-conference part of the schedule, and they are off to a respectable start. KAYLA GOMEZ-MOLANO/THE STATESMAN

New additions and explosive offense gives Stony Brook women’s soccer hope for 2022

Mike Anderson September 4, 2022

After winning back-to-back America East tournaments in 2019 and 2020, the 2021 Stony Brook women’s soccer team was predicted to defend its title for a third straight year. Not only did they fail...

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Stony Brook women’s soccer suffers first loss of 2022

Stony Brook women’s soccer suffers first loss of 2022

Melanie Karniewich August 26, 2022
Stony Brook suffered its first loss of the season, 2-1, as they let an early lead get away from them in the second half. 
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Stony Brook womens soccer team in a pre-game huddle last year. The team opened their 2022 season with a late comeback win against Fordham on Thursday night.

Stony Brook women’s soccer pulls off thrilling comeback in opener vs. Fordham

Melanie Karniewich August 19, 2022
The Stony Brook women’s soccer team was held scoreless through the first 88 minutes, but all they needed were the final two. The team opened up the 2022-23 sports year for the University by pulling off an improbable come-from-behind victory over Fordham 2-1.
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The womens soccer team preparing to play against UMass Lowell on Oct.24.  SHEYLA TORRES / THE STATESMAN

Despite UMBC win, Stony Brook women’s soccer misses playoffs for first time since 2015

Jeremy Portnoy October 31, 2021
Despite finishing the season with a 1-0 win against the UMBC Retrievers on Oct. 28, the Stony Brook women’s soccer team will sit out the playoffs for the first time since 2015.
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Junior defender Madison Sleiman going after the ball in the game against St. Josephs on Sept. 12. KAT PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Sleiman saves Stony Brook women’s soccer season with goal in final minute

Jeremy Portnoy October 24, 2021
The first goal of defender Madison Sleiman’s career couldn't have come at a better time. Sleiman single-handedly kept the SBU women’s soccer team’s season alive with a goal in the final seconds that secured a 1-0 win over the UMass Lowell River Hawks.
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Scoring struggles continue as Stony Brook women’s soccer falls outside America East playoff picture

Jeremy Portnoy October 18, 2021
The Stony Brook women’s soccer team’s three-game losing streak is over — but that’s about the only positive takeaway from a week that saw the Seawolves fall to 5-8-2 (2-4-1 AE).
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Forward Tatum Kauka going after the ball in the game against UNH on Oct. 3. The Seawolves lost the UNH game 0-3. KAT PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Twin losses drop Stony Brook women’s soccer to .500 in conference for first time since 2017

Jeremy Portnoy October 3, 2021
After two shutout losses this week that saw the team drop to 2-2 in-conference and its 11-game home win streak snapped, the Seawolves do not have a winning record in America East play for the first time since September 2017. 
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