2016 CHARLOTTE WOMEN'S SOCCER ROAD TO A CHAMPIONSHIP

LET'S GO TO EUROPE!

10 DAYS IN ENGLAND AND IRELAND = TRIP OF A LIFETIME!

TIME TO RETURN STATESIDE AND GET READY FOR THE SEASON!

FIRST ROAD GAME OF THE SEASON:

at No. 9 NORTH CAROLINA

LIFE ON THE ROAD CONTINUES:

at No. 22 SOUTH CAROLINA

BACK HOME TO FACE OLD DOMINION IN C-USA OPENER SEPT. 18

HONORED OUR FIVE SENIORS BEFORE FACING LOUISIANA TECH OCT. 14

FINISHED REGULAR SEASON 6-1 at TRANSAMERICA FIELD ON THE WAY TO 9-1-1 OVERALL HOME RECORD

DOMINATED THE CONFERENCE USA AWARDS

SECOND C-USA FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR IN THE LAST THREE SEASONS!

A SPECIAL SEASON FOR MARTHA THOMAS!

TIME TO PLAY HOST TO THE CONFERENCE USA CHAMPIONSHIPS ON OUR HOME TURF!

ADVANCED PAST WKU 4-1 ON PKs AFTER 1-1 TIE

TOPPED UTEP 1-0 TO ADVANCE TO THE FINAL LIVE ON ESPN3

DOMINATED START TO FINISH TO DEFEAT FLORIDA ATLANTIC 4-0 AND CLAIM THE TITLE

THIRD C-USA CHAMPIONSHIPS CROWN IN SCHOOL HISTORY

SECURED FIFTH NCAA TOURNAMENT APPEARANCE IN PROGRAM HISTORY

TOOK HOME THE HARDWARE: ANNA SHELDEN, KELLEY SUGGS (ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM); KATIE O'NEILL (OFFENSIVE MVP); SHELBY HICKS (DEFENSIVE MVP)

SET FOR No. 12 DUKE IN THE NCAA FIRST ROUND

FACED FORMER COACH AND PROGRAM ARCHITECT ROBBIE CHURCH

AWARD WINNERS:

  • MARTHA THOMAS (ALL-NSCAA CENTRAL REGION FIRST TEAM, CONFERENCE USA OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR, ALL-CONFERENCE USA FIRST TEAM, ALL-CONFERENCE USA ACADEMIC FIRST TEAM, All-NCCSIA FIRST TEAM, TWO-TIME TOPDRAWERSOCCER.COM NATIONAL TEAM OF THE WEEK [OCT. 4/NOV. 8], ONE-TIME CONFERENCE USA OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK [OCT. 3])
  • KATIE O'NEILL (ALL-NSCAA CENTRAL REGION THIRD TEAM, ALL-CONFERENCE USA SECOND TEAM, ALL-CONFERENCE USA ACADEMIC FIRST TEAM, CONFERENCE USA CHAMPIONSHIPS OFFENSIVE MVP, ALL-NCCSIA FIRST TEAM ONE-TIME TOPDRAWERSOCCER.COM NATIONAL TEAM OF THE WEEK [OCT. 18], ONE-TIME CONFERENCE USA OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK [OCT. 17])
  • MEGAN GREENE (CONFERENCE USA FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR, ALL-CONFERENCE USA SECOND TEAM, ALL-CONFERENCE USA FRESHMAN TEAM, ALL-NCCSIA FIRST TEAM)
  • RILEY ORR (ALL-CONFERENCE USA THIRD TEAM, ALL-CONFERENCE USA FRESHMAN TEAM, ALL-NCCSIA FIRST TEAM)
  • ANNA SHELDEN (ONE-TIME CONFERENCE USA CO-GOALKEEPER OF THE WEEK [OCT. 17], ALL-CONFERENCE USA CHAMPIONSHIPS TOURNAMENT TEAM, ALL-NCCSIA SECOND TEAM)
  • KELLEY SUGGS (ALL-CONFERENCE USA CHAMPIONSHIPS TOURNAMENT TEAM)
  • SHELBY HICKS (ALL-CONFERENCE USA ACADEMIC FIRST TEAM, CONFERENCE USA CHAMPIONSHIPS DEFENSIVE MVP, ALL-NCCSIA SECOND TEAM)
  • JULIA GRAINDA (ALL-NCCSIA SECOND TEAM)

FINAL RECORDS: 11-9-2, 5-4-1 CONFERENCE USA, 2-0-1 IN C-USA CHAMPIONSHIPS

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