Category: msoccer

Fall Sports Round Up

BY NATALIE HEARVEN, SPORTS EDITOR Men’s Soccer Men’s soccer followed an expected championship game run with a disappointing season.  The team finished the season 4-13-1.  Similar to the 2018 season, the team again found more success in conference play than…

Sports In Brief

  BY: ROSS SHINBERG STAFF WRITER Women’s Volleyball During the Mason Invitational, which occurred on Sept. 20 and 21 at the RAC, women’s volleyball hosted and played against Wake Forest, Seton Hall and William & Mary.  The Patriots defeated William…

A Rivalry Between Brothers

Men’s soccer senior Tunde Akinlosotu shares his source of competitive drive BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA, ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR Have you ever wondered what it was like being born into a soccer family? One that lived, breathed and bled soccer?  This is…

Sports in Brief

BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA, ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR Women’s Volleyball  On Sept. 13 and 14, Women’s volleyball participated in the Maryland Tournament at the University of Maryland (UMD).  Women’s volleyball first took on the Princeton Tigers, losing in a close first set…

Fall Into These Sports

BY NATALIE HEAVREN, SPORTS EDITOR  We are now a few weeks into the fall semester and I have already begun hearing and seeing pleas for the college basketball season to return.  The temperatures have not begun to cool down, the…

Sports in Brief

BY ROSS SHINBERG, STAFF WRITER Men’s Soccer Men’s Soccer lost for the third game in a row, falling to 1-3 on the season.  Campbell University shut out Mason, winning by a 3-0 score on Sept. 8 in Buies Creek, North…

A Partiot To Remember

Senior Men’s Soccer star discusses his successes and family support BY NATALIE HEAVREN, SPORTS EDITOR  Ryan Mingachos has been surrounded by soccer, literally, since the day he was born when his grandfather wrapped him in a scarf of a Portuguese…

Fall Sports Preview

BY NATALIE HEAVREN SPORTS EDITOR, DOMENIC ALLEGRA ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR  MEN’S SOCCER Men’s Soccer looks to follow up their unexpected run to the A-10 championship game with another successful campaign. Last season the team gained traction as the season progressed…

Petrusa Puts Men’s Soccer Ahead

Mason Men’s Soccer advances to Atlantic 10 Championship Semifinals BY NATALIE HEAVREN SPORTS EDITOR “Defense wins championships” may be one of the most cliche phrases in sports, but it’s true for Mason men’s soccer, who recorded their third straight shutout Sunday…