2011 Men's Soccer News

January 20, 2012
Sherpe and Willi Honored by NSCAA
Whitworth’s Brian Sherpe and Taylor Willi have been recognized for academic and athletic excellence by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA).

December 16, 2011
Three Pirates Chosen to All-Region Team
Three players from Whitworth University have been selected to the 2011 All-West Region team as announced by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA).

November 10, 2011
Seven Pirates Named to All-NWC Men's Soccer Team
For the second straight year seven members of the Whitworth men's soccer team have been named to the First and Second All-NWC teams. Two more were considered as honorable mentions.

November 5, 2011
Whitworth Wins Share of NWC Men's Soccer Crown
The Whitworth men's soccer team secured a share of the Northwest Conference title with a 3-1 win over visiting Whitman College Saturday afternoon.

November 2, 2011
Men's Soccer to Host Whitman on Senior Day
The Whitworth men's soccer team will face Whitman College on Saturday afternoon at 2:30 PM for their last home and conference match of the year.

October 30, 2011
Whitworth Men Rip Willamette 6-1
Taylor Willi scored twice to lead Whitworth to a 6-1 win over visiting Willamette on Sunday afternoon in a Northwest Conference men's soccer match.

October 29, 2011
Physical Match Proves Beneficial for Pirates
The Whitworth men's soccer team (12-3-1) overtook scrappy Linfield College (2-12-1, 1-10-1) by two goals on Saturday afternoon.

October 23, 2011
Whitworth Men Breeze by Pacific (Ore.)
The Whitworth men's soccer team (11-3-1, 9-2-0) dispensed of Pacific (Ore.) University (4-10-1, 4-6-1) with relative ease on Sunday afternoon with a 4-0 shutout.

October 22, 2011
Pirates Prevail Over Bruins
On Saturday afternoon the Whitworth men's soccer team (10-3-1, 8-2) took care of business against George Fox University (2-11-1, 0-9-1) with a score of 4-1.

October 16, 2011
Pirate Men Make Short Work of Loggers
The Whitworth men's soccer team (9-3-1, 7-2-0) scored early and often for a win at the University of Puget Sound (6-5, 5-4) on Sunday afternoon, 3-0.

October 15, 2011
Different Pitch, Same Story for Whitworth Men
On Sunday afternoon the Whitworth men's soccer team (8-3-1, 6-2-0) fought to the end but dropped the game with a score of 1-0 to Pacific Lutheran University (10-2-0, 7-1-0).

October 8, 2011
Whitworth Pulls Victory From the Jaws of Defeat at Whitman
In the course of a special or championship-type season, often a team will have to figure out a way to win a game or a match it has no business winning. Whitworth did that on Saturday with a 2-1 victory at Whitman in a Northwest Conference men's soccer contest after scoring both goals with less than three minutes to play.

October 2, 2011
Whitworth Men Finish Weekend With Two Wins
The Whitworth men's soccer team (7-2-1, 5-1-0) finished out their weekend with a win Sunday afternoon over Linfield College (1-7-1, 0-5-1) 1-0.

October 1, 2011
Pirate Men Roll Past Bearcats
On Sunday afternoon the Whitworth men's soccer team (6-2-1, 4-1-0) blanked Willamette (3-4-1, 2-3-0) ) 4-0 in Salem, Oregon.

September 25, 2011
Pirates Defeated in NWC
The Whitworth men's soccer team's (5-2-1, 3-1) three game, NWC win streak was snapped by Pacific Lutheran (6-2, 3-1) 1-0 on Sunday afternoon.

September 24, 2011
Three Pirates Score in Home Victory
Whitworth University grabbed sole possession of first place in the Northwest Conference men's soccer standings on Saturday afternoon with a 3-0 win over visiting Puget Sound in a meeting of teams that were unbeaten in conference play.

September 18, 2011
High-Scoring Pirates Remain Undefeated in NWC
The Whitworth men's soccer team (4-1-1, 2-0-0) posted a shutout in intimidating fashion on Sunday afternoon beating the host Bruins (2-4, 0-2) 4-0.

September 17, 2011
Strong Second Half Surges Whitworth Past Pacific
The Whitworth men's (3-1-1, 1-0-0) soccer trip to Oregon this afternoon ended on a a different note than their previous one. Pacific (0-5-0, 0-1-0), who remains without a win this season, succumbed to Whitworth in the second half on their home pitch.

September 11, 2011
Pirates Handed First Loss of the Season
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps scored with ten seconds left to hand the Whitworth Pirate men their first soccer loss of the season on Sunday afternoon at Pacific University.

September 1, 2011
Whitworth Blanks Ripon in Season Opener
Sam Selisch did not score a goal in his 11 matches played as a freshman during the 2010 soccer season. But he made an immediate impact in 2011, scoring Whitworth's first goal of the season in a 2-0 win over Ripon College in the season opener for both schools on Thursday afternoon.