Women's College Soccer

Tough run ends with QU's Hager resigning

QUINCY -- A step backward on the field meant a change was needed off it. Marc Hager could see that. After two years at the helm of the Quincy University women's soccer, the second of which ended with a sub-.500 record and without a Great Lakes Valley...

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Raiders' Anderson continues run of all-state selections
Prep Boys Soccer

Raiders' Anderson continues run of all-state selections

QUINCY -- Seth Anderson watched from the sidelines his sophomore year, rehabbing a knee injury that cost him the chance to play a role in the Quincy Notre Dame boys soccer team's Class 1A state championship. He made amends for his absence...

Hawks squander halftime lead in loss to Tritons
Women's College Soccer

Hawks squander halftime lead in loss to Tritons

QUINCY -- The end of a tumultuous season brought frustration and tears. The Quincy University women's soccer team squandered a one-goal halftime lead as Missouri-St. Louis tied the game in the 64th minute and won it in the 72nd minute to leave...

Hawks find motivation to finish strong
Men's College Soccer

Hawks find motivation to finish strong

QUINCY -- Their fate had been decided before they even stepped on the field Sunday. So forgive the Quincy University men's soccer players if their motivation had been lost. "It kind of sucked it out of you a little bit," Hawks senior defender Ben Mero ...

Raiders' resolve leads to third-place trophy
Prep Boys Soccer

Raiders' resolve leads to third-place trophy

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- The tears were replaced by a trophy. That means this Quincy Notre Dame boys soccer team is part of history. Emotionally drained following a penalty kick shootout loss in Friday night's Class 1A state semifinals, the Raiders...

Men's College Soccer

Area roundup: Hawks keep hope alive for GLVC Tournament berth

QUINCY -- The Quincy University men's soccer team gave itself a chance to stay alive in pursuit of a Great Lakes Valley Conference Tournament bid. But the Hawks still need some help. Macker Little scored a goal and assisted on two others to help lead...

Shootout sadness: Raiders see back-to-back hopes lost in PKs
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Shootout sadness: Raiders see back-to-back hopes lost in PKs

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- Greg Reis understands the heartache better than most. So he did his best to console the Quincy Notre Dame soccer players after they lost a penalty kick shootout to Alton Marquette in Friday night's semifinals of the Class 1A state...

Prep Boys Soccer

Battle-tested Pirates head into districts

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Eric Hill doesn't believe a 6-1 loss Thursday night in the regular-season finale will bother the Hannibal boys soccer team. "This team has the heart and determination to succeed," said Hill, the veteran Pirates coach.

Prep Boys Soccer

Cohesive defense gives Raiders edge in final four

QUINCY -- Three-fifths of the Quincy Notre Dame boys soccer team's starting defense has been here before. "It gives us that champion mentality," senior center back Paul Cornwell said. And it provides the Raiders with limitless confidence heading...

Winning back-to-back championships is Raiders' motivation
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Winning back-to-back championships is Raiders' motivation

QUINCY -- Paul Cornwell's memories remain as vivid as ever. "I can picture myself right now," Cornwell said. "Tears of happiness is how I would describe it." That was after the Quincy Notre Dame boys soccer team beat Elgin St. Edward 2-0 to win...