2013-14 Islanders Soccer News

April 2, 2014
7-v-7 Tournament Set for Saturday, May 3
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi soccer program will host a 7-v-7 soccer tournament open to members of the Corpus Christi and University communities.

March 8, 2014
Islanders Soccer to Host Free Clinic Following March 29 Game
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will host a free youth clinic on Saturday, March 29, for all fans in eighth grade and below. The clinic will immediately follow the Islanders’ game against Texas, which starts at 1 p.m.

February 26, 2014
Women's Soccer Helps Out at Habitat for Humanity
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team helped give back to the community over the weekend, helping to construct a pair of houses in downtown Corpus Christi through Habitat for Humanity. The Islanders joined forces with the Rotary Club and Corpus Christi Young Business Professionals for the event.

February 17, 2014
Islanders Soccer Adds Houliston as Assistant Coach
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi soccer program has added Anne Houliston to its staff as an assistant coach, head coach Shanna Caldwell announced today. Houliston, a native of Scotland, comes to the Island University after coaching stops at Central Michigan and Murray State.

February 12, 2014
Women's Soccer Inks Five to National Letters of Intent
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team has signed five players to National Letters of Intent, head coach Shanna Caldwell announced today. Zoe Cole, Kimberly Isaacson, Jacey Love, Bri Lugo and Christina Remmes will join the Islanders program in the fall of 2014.

February 7, 2014
Islanders Soccer Announces 2014 Camp Dates
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's soccer staff is proud to announce it will host a number of camps this spring and summer. The camps will take place from March to July and will be inclusive for all skill levels. Registration and more details will be announced in the coming weeks.

January 28, 2014
Soccer Walk-On Tryouts Set for Feb. 25-26
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will host walk-on tryouts on Tuesday, Feb. 25, and Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 7:45 a.m. at the Dugan Family Soccer & Track Stadium.

January 15, 2014
46 Islanders Named to Southland Commissioner's Honor Roll
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics placed 46 student-athletes on the 2013 Southland Conference Commissioner’s Fall Honor Roll, marking a new all-time high for the program in school history. A student-athlete must earn at least a 3.0 GPA during the preceding fall semester to qualify for the honor.

November 14, 2013
Islanders Assistants Selected to Instruct at EXACT Camps
Assistant coaches Lauren Molinaro and Samantha Larson of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team have been selected as instructors at EXACT Soccer Camps in the state later this year.

November 5, 2013
Franco Earns Southland Conference Honorable Mention
Freshman forward Yvette Franco has earned honorable mention from the Southland Conference as part of its All-Conference Teams. Franco led the Islanders in scoring in their debut season, netting eight goals and 20 points on the year.

November 3, 2013
Islanders Soccer Falls to Northwestern State in Season Finale
Northwestern State scored in the fourth minute and didn’t look back en route to a 3-0 victory over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team. It marked the final game of the season for the Islanders’ first-year program.

November 1, 2013
Soccer Falls to Stephen F. Austin in Friday Affair
Stephen F. Austin scored two early goals and rode the momentum to a 5-0 win over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team on Friday at the Dr. Jack A. Dugan Soccer & Track Stadium.

October 31, 2013
Soccer to Wrap Inaugural Season vs. SFA, NW State
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will close out its inaugural season at home this weekend, as it faces Stephen F. Austin on Friday at 3:30 p.m. and Northwestern State Sunday at 1 at Dugan Stadium.

October 30, 2013
Islanders Update Senior Edition - Audrey Baldwin
GoIslanders.com and the Islanders Broadcast Crew has a new video feature for Islanders fans – Islanders Update Senior Edition. As part of this series, Broadcast Crew members will sit down with senior student-athletes to get an inside look back at their careers.

October 27, 2013
Women's Soccer Falls to HBU, 4-0
Houston Baptist scored three first-half goals en route to a 4-0 victory over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team on Sunday at Dunham Field.

October 25, 2013
SHSU Topples Islanders 2-0 Friday Night
Sam Houston State’s goal in the seventh minute proved to be enough, as the Bearkats toppled the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team 2-0 on Friday night.

October 24, 2013
Episode 4 of Islanders Insider Now Online
In this week's Islanders Insider Stephen King chats with Islanders volleyball head coach Tony Graystone and head soccer coach Shanna Caldwell. This week's feature is on Islanders Athletics' relationship with the Corpus Christi Miracle League.

October 24, 2013
Islanders Soccer Hits Road for Final Trip of Season
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team embarks on its final road trip of the regular season this weekend, as it will take on Sam Houston State and Houston Baptist. The Islanders face SHSU in Huntsville on Friday at 7 p.m. before facing HBU on Sunday at 1.

October 18, 2013
Islanders Soccer Heads to ACU for Friday Matchup
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will take to the road this Friday, as it squares off with Abilene Christian for the first time in program history. The matchup, which kicks off at 4 p.m., is the second game in a string of four straight on the road for the Islanders.

October 18, 2013
Abilene Christian Edges Islanders Soccer, 2-1
Kallyn Redona scored her first goal in an Islanders uniform, but a lightning delay stole A&M-Corpus Christi’s momentum as Abilene Christian edged the team 2-1 on Friday afternoon.

October 13, 2013
Cardinals Down Islanders Soccer, 3-0
Lamar scored two early second-half goals in a span of 3:45 to pull away from the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team, knocking off the Islanders 3-0 on Sunday. Audrey Baldwin made a career-high 16 saves for the Islanders in the loss.

October 11, 2013
UIW Topples Islanders Soccer, 3-0
Incarnate Word scored two second-half goals in a span of 4:05 to pull past the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team in a 3-0 victory on Friday at Dugan Stadium. Audrey Baldwin made 11 saves in a losing effort for the Islanders.

October 10, 2013
Episode 3 of Islanders Insider Now Online
The third episode of Islanders Insider is now available for Islanders fans to watch online.

October 10, 2013
Soccer Set to Face UIW, Lamar
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team returns to action this weekend, with a Friday afternoon contest at home against Incarnate Word and a road match on Sunday at Lamar. Friday’s contest will see the Islanders raise breast cancer awareness with their “Kick Cancer” campaign.

October 9, 2013
Women's Soccer Looks to 'Kick Cancer' Friday vs. UIW
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will recognize breast cancer awareness during Friday’s contest against the University of the Incarnate Word. As part of the event, $1 of every ticket sold on game day will be donated to FIRST FRIDAY to go toward breast cancer awareness and detection.

October 8, 2013
Baldwin Named Southland Conference Goalkeeper of the Week
Senior Audrey Baldwin of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christ women’s soccer team has been named Southland Conference Goalkeeper of the Week, it was announced today. It marks the first weekly conference award in the history of Islanders Soccer.

October 8, 2013
Alyssa Miller Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Alyssa Miller has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Miller picked up the award after leading the Islanders to their first Southland Conference win.

October 4, 2013
Islanders Soccer Returns to Dugan for Matchup with McNeese
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team returns home this weekend for a Friday afternoon affair against McNeese State at the Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium. The match is slated for a 3:30 p.m. start.

October 4, 2013
Miller's Golden Goal Lifts Islanders to First Conference Win
Alyssa Miller’s golden goal in the 95th minute sent the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team into a frenzy, as the Islanders knocked off McNeese State 1-0. It marked the first Southland Conference victory and the first home victory in program history.

September 29, 2013
Islanders Soccer Topped 2-1 by Oral Roberts
ary-Kate Halsmer’s goal with less than four minutes remaining snapped a 1-1 tie and lifted Oral Roberts (8-2-0, 3-0-0 Southland) to a 2-1 victory over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team on Sunday. Brooke Erdmann scored her first career goal in the loss for the Islanders (1-9-0, 0-4-0).

September 27, 2013
Central Arkansas Edges Islanders Soccer, 2-1
Alyssa Miller scored her first goal of the season, but the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Central Arkansas on Friday night. It marked the third time in as many conference games that the Islanders (1-8-0, 0-3-0 Southland) have been on the wrong side of a one-goal game.

September 26, 2013
Episode 2 of Islanders Insider Now Online
The second episode of Islanders Insider is now available for Islanders fans to watch online. In episode 2 of season 2 of the show, host Steven King sits down with soccer coach Shanna Caldwell and volleyball coach Tony Graystone, while Dixie Lee brings viewers a feature on assistant softball coach and Islanders legend Sarah Pauly.

September 26, 2013
Soccer Hits Road to Face UCA, ORU
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team returns to the road this weekend for a pair of Southland Conference contests. The Islanders will face off with Central Arkansas (3-3-2) on Friday at 7 p.m. before taking on Oral Roberts (7-2-0, 2-0-0 Southland).

September 22, 2013
Undefeated Nicholls Holds Off Islanders, 2-1
Yvette Franco scored her team-leading eighth goal of the season, but the comeback effort was not enough for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team, as it was edged by Nicholls 2-1 on Sunday at the Dr. Jack Dugan Family Soccer & Track Stadium.

September 20, 2013
Soccer Hosts Southeastern, Nicholls to Open Conference Play
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will usher in another milestone in its debut season when it plays its first Southland Conference games this weekend at Dugan Stadium. The Islanders will play host to conference foes Southeastern Louisiana (Friday, 4 p.m.) and Nicholls (Sunday, 1 p.m.) on the university’s Momentum Campus.

September 20, 2013
Lions Edge Soccer in Conference Opener, 1-0
Brianna Singh's goal in the 64th minute was the only score of the game, as Southeastern Louisiana knocked off the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's soccer team 1-0 on Friday.

September 15, 2013
Soccer Falls in Final Pre-Conference Match, 3-0 to Elon
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team wrapped up its appearance in the Courtyard Marriott Wilmington Women’s Soccer Invitational with a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Elon on Sunday

September 13, 2013
Islanders Insider Season Premiere Now Online
The season premiere of Islanders Insider is now available for Islanders fans to watch online. In episode 1 of season 2 of the show, host Steven King sits down with soccer coach Shanna Caldwell and volleyball coach Tony Graystone, while Teddy Medina brings you a feature on a unique conditioning opportunity for the Islanders men's basketball team.

September 13, 2013
Franco Scores Two More, but Islanders Fall 4-2 to Wilmington
Freshman sensation Yvette Franco scored two more goals, but it was not enough for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team, as it fell on the road at UNC Wilmington, 4-2. The teams were playing as a part of the Courtyard Marriott Wilmington Invitational.

September 12, 2013
Soccer Travels to UNCW for Courtyard Marriott Wilmington Invitational
Fresh off the first win in program history, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will return to the road this weekend for a pair of matches in the Courtyard Marriott Wilmington Women’s Soccer Invitational. The Islanders will take on host UNC Wilmington and Elon in the event.

September 6, 2013
Franco's Two Goals Net Islanders' First Program Victory
Corpus Christi native Yvette Franco’s goal in the 78th minute lifted the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory over UTSA on Friday night in San Antonio. It marked the first win in program history for the Islanders (1-3-0).

September 5, 2013
Soccer Heads to UTSA for First Road Match
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will embark on its first road trip of the 2013 season, as it heads to San Antonio for a matchup against UTSA on Friday at 7 p.m. It is the first of three consecutive road games for the Islanders.

September 3, 2013
Yvette Franco Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Yvette Franco has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

September 1, 2013
Women's Soccer Comeback Bid Falls Short
Freshman Yvette Franco scored in the 83rd minute, but time ran out on the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team, as Campbell held off the Islanders’ comeback in a 2-1 victory.

August 30, 2013
Soccer to Host Islanders Soccer Classic this Weekend
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team returns to the Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium for the Islanders Soccer Classic this weekend.

August 30, 2013
Islanders Fall to DBU on Golden Goal in Second OT
This time it was via a golden goal by Dallas Baptist (1-0-0) in double overtime to secure a 4-3 win Friday evening as part of the Islanders Classic at the Dr. Jack Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium.

August 23, 2013
Islanders Soccer Era Set to Open Friday at Dugan Stadium
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will play its inaugural match on Friday, Aug. 23, when it hosts the University of Houston at 5 p.m. at the Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium.

August 23, 2013
Islanders Fall 2-1 to Houston in Inaugural Match at Dugan Stadium
It was the inaugural match at the Dr. Jack Dugan Family Soccer & Track Stadium and Alyssa Miller made history as the first Islander to score a goal.

August 21, 2013
Islanders Prepare For Inaugural Match
CORPUS CHRISTI – Head Coach Shanna Caldwell and players Yvette Franco and Jessica Berdan took a chance to speak with GoIslanders.com following the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi soccer team’s practice Wednesday morning. The Islanders discussed the team’s exhibition against Texas last Friday, the upcoming season opener and the locker room at the Dugan Family Soccer & Track Stadium.

August 16, 2013
UT Surges Past Islanders Soccer in Exhibition, 6-1
Rachel Keeley scored a goal and Audrey Baldwin made seven saves, but Texas scored four second-half tallies to knock off the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team, defeating the Islanders 6-1 in an exhibition match at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

August 15, 2013
Soccer Set for Exhibition at Texas Friday
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will head to Austin for an exhibition contest on Friday, Aug. 16. The game, which is slated to start at 7 p.m., will be televised live on the Longhorn Network.

August 12, 2013
Soccer Drops UHV 4-0 in Scrimmage
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team posted a resounding, 4-0 victory over Houston-Victoria on Monday in a scrimmage between the two squads.

August 6, 2013
Soccer Takes Part in First Team Practice
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi soccer team hosted the first practice in team history on Tuesday morning at the Dugan Family Soccer & Track Stadium. The Islanders took part in testing then took to the field for some intra-squad scrimmaging in their first time together on the pitch.

July 22, 2013
Islanders Soccer Announces Inaugural Schedule
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s soccer team will play a total of nine home games at the Dr. Jack A. Dugan Family Soccer & Track Stadium as part of the team's inaugural 2013 schedule.