2017 Connecticut College Men's Soccer News

  • Breakout 2017 Season for Men’s Soccer Ends in First Round of NCAA Tournament
    November 11, 2017
    ONEONTA, N.Y. – Junior Chris Lockwood (Glastonbury, Conn.) scored his fifth goal of the season, but it wasn't enough, as Rochester rallied to triumph over the Connecticut College men's soccer team by a 2-1 score in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on a cold Saturday afternoon at SUNY Oneonta's Red Dragon Field.
  • Ben Manoogian Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Men’s Soccer Team
    November 09, 2017
    RICHMOND, KY. – Connecticut College junior Ben Manoogian (Peabody, Mass.) has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) District II Academic All-America Men’s Soccer Team, as announced by the national organization on Thursday afternoon. He was chosen to the all-district first team and is now eligible for Academic All-America laurels. 
  • Manoogian and Marcucci Earn All-NESCAC Postseason Honors; Marcucci Tabbed Rookie of the Year
    November 08, 2017
    HADLEY, Mass. – Connecticut College junior midfielder Ben Manoogian (Peabody, Mass.) and freshman goalkeeper A.J. Marcucci (West Chester, Pa.) each earned All-NESCAC men’s soccer postseason laurels, as announced by the league office on Thursday afternoon. Manoogian was named to the first team, while Marcucci landed on the second team and was also recognized as the conference’s rookie of the year.
  • Men's Soccer Treks to SUNY Oneonta to Match Up With Rochester in First NCAA Appearance Since 1995
    November 06, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Connecticut College men’s soccer team will head to Oneonta, N.Y. to face Rochester in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 11 on the campus of SUNY Oneonta. The Camels, who are making their second appearance overall and first since 1995, and Rochester will be joined by the host Red Dragons and WPI for the first two rounds.
  • Men’s Soccer Dealt Heartbreaking Defeat by Middlebury in NESCAC Quarterfinals
    October 28, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Brandon Reid scored on a breakaway opportunity at the 4:07 mark of overtime to lift the fifth-seeded Middlebury Panthers to a 1-0 victory over the fourth-seeded Connecticut College men’s soccer team in a NESCAC quarterfinal on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Aims to Capture First NESCAC Crown Beginning on Saturday
    October 26, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Connecticut College will be among eight schools competing in the NESCAC Men’s Soccer Championship Tournament beginning this weekend.
  • Men’s Soccer Falls to Wesleyan in Final Regular Season Matchup
    October 25, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Connecticut College men’s soccer team fell to Wesleyan by a 2-1 score in its final regular season match at Silfen Field on Wednesday evening.
  • Men’s Soccer Plays Bowdoin to Scoreless Draw on Senior Day
    October 21, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Connecticut College men’s soccer team maintained its top-four position in the NESCAC standings for the right to host a postseason quarterfinal match by playing Bowdoin to a scoreless tie on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Tabbed Third in Initial NCAA Regional Rankings
    October 20, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Connecticut College men’s soccer team was tabbed third in the first edition of the NCAA regional rankings which were released on Wednesday afternoon. The rankings are a strong indication of which teams are best position to qualify for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
  • Men’s Soccer Runs Past Endicott in Non-Conference Action
    October 13, 2017
    BEVERLY, Mass. – Sophomore Manny Balbontin (New York, N.Y.) scored twice in the first half to help lead the Connecticut College men’s soccer team to a 2-0 non-conference victory over Endicott on Friday evening at Hempstead Stadium.
  • Men’s Soccer Dealt 1-0 Setback at No. 9 Amherst
    October 10, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – After entering the afternoon undefeated through 11 matches, the Connecticut College men’s soccer team was dealt a 1-0 setback by No. 9 Amherst on Tuesday at Hitchcock Field.
  • Ben Manoogian Named NESCAC Men’s Soccer Player of the Week
    October 09, 2017
    HADLEY, Mass. – Connecticut College junior men’s soccer captain Ben Manoogian (Peabody, Mass.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
  • Men’s Soccer Stays Red Hot With 3-1 Triumph Over Bates
    October 07, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Three different players found the back of the net to help the Connecticut College men's soccer team register a 3-1 victory over Bates on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Keeps Unbeaten and Shutout Streaks Intact With 2-0 Blanking of Eastern Connecticut State
    October 03, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Ben Manoogian (Peabody, Mass.) scored his sixth goal of the season and added a helper as the Connecticut College men’s soccer team triumphed over Eastern Connecticut State by a 2-0 decision on Tuesday afternoon at Freeman Field. With the victory, the Camels remained undefeated this season and extended their shutout streak to 539:33.
  • Undefeated Men’s Soccer Extends Shutout Streak by Playing Williams to Scoreless Tie
    September 30, 2017
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – The Connecticut College men’s soccer team kept its unbeaten record intact by playing Williams to a scoreless tie on a cold and wet Saturday afternoon at Cole Field. The Camels ended the afternoon in first place with 13 points in the NESCAC standings by blanking their fourth straight opponent.
  • Men’s Soccer Blanks Trinity, 2-0, to Remain Undefeated
    September 26, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Juniors Ben Manoogian (Peabody, Mass.) and Ben Highton (Darien, Conn.) each found the back of the net to lead the Connecticut College men’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory over Trinity on Tuesday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Rolls Past Hamilton on Miranda Strike
    September 23, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Freshman Justin Miranda (Winchester, Mass.) netted his second marker of the season as the Connecticut College men’s soccer team remained undefeated by earning a 1-0 win over Hamilton on Saturday afternoon at Freeman Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Earns Convincing 4-0 Victory Over Swarthmore
    September 20, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Chris Lockwood (Glastonbury, Conn.) scored two goals in the second half to help propel the Connecticut College men’s soccer team to a convincing 4-0 win over Swarthmore on Wednesday afternoon at Harkness Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Rallies Twice to Salvage Tie With Colby
    September 17, 2017
    WATERVILLE, Maine – Junior Chris Lockwood (Glastonbury, Conn.) found the back of the net in the waning minutes of regulation to help the Connecticut College men's soccer team earn a 2-2 double-overtime tie with Colby on Sunday afternoon at the Colby Soccer Field. The Camels came from behind twice to remain undefeated through five matches this season.
  • Men’s Soccer Battles Top-Ranked Tufts to Scoreless Draw
    September 16, 2017
    MEDFORD, Mass. – Freshman goalkeeper A.J. Marcucci (West Chester, Pa.) made eight saves as the Connecticut College men’s soccer team battled Tufts, the top-ranked team in the country, to a scoreless draw on Saturday afternoon at Bello Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Uses Second-Half Surge to Cruise Past Salem State
    September 12, 2017
    SALEM, Mass. – Senior Chris Lockwood (Glastonbury, Conn.) and freshman Liam Noonan (Calabasas, Calif.) each factored into a pair of goals to help lead the Connecticut College men’s soccer team to a 4-1 victory over Salem State on Tuesday evening at Alumni Field. 
  • A.J. Marcucci Named NESCAC Men’s Soccer Player of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    HADLEY, Mass. – Connecticut College freshman goalkeeper A.J. Marcucci (West Chester, Pa.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. He is being recognized for the first time of his career.
  • Men’s Soccer Wins NESCAC Opener Over Middlebury
    September 09, 2017
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Freshman netminder A.J. Marcucci (West Chester, Pa.) made 11 saves and classmate Justin Miranda (Winchester, Mass.) scored his first career goal to help lead the Connecticut College men’s soccer team to a 2-1 triumph over Middlebury in the NESCAC opener for both schools on Saturday afternoon at South Street Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Opens 2017 Campaign With 8-1 Rout of Mitchell
    September 05, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Ben Manoogian (Peabody, Mass.) led a balanced attack by factoring into three goals to propel the Connecticut College men’s soccer team to an 8-1 victory over Mitchell College in its season opener on Tuesday afternoon at Freeman Field.