The Simpsonian

Storm overcome injuries to grind over Grinnell, 1-0

by Olu Rotibi

September 6, 2012

Filed under Soccer, Sports

With a solid start to the early season, the Simpson women’s soccer team continued their good fortune with a 1-0 over Grinnell College on Wednesday. Sophomore middle fielder Madison Densmore scored her first goal of the seas...

Women’s soccer kicks around without their five top scorers in ’11

by Olu Rotibi

September 5, 2012

Filed under Soccer

This upcoming season the Simpson women's soccer team plan to improve from last year's record of 13-6-2 and a second round advancement in the IIAC Tournament. The Storm return five starters including senior defender Kara Lovik,...

Simpson men’s soccer looks to advance further this season

by Olu Rotibi

September 5, 2012

Filed under Soccer, Sports

After reaching the Iowa Conference tournament last year, the Simpson Storm men’s soccer team has an optimistic outlook on this upcoming season. Returning 28 out of 31 players after a conference birth last year, the Simpson me...

Women lose to second-seed Wartburg

by Katie Buchholz

November 15, 2011

Filed under Soccer, Sports

The season is at an end for women's soccer after a 6-0 loss to second-seeded Wartburg College in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) Tournament Semifinals on Nov. 2. The Storm finished out the season 13-6-2 and 5-3 ...

Season began ‘new era’ of soccer at Simpson

by Morgan Fleener

November 8, 2011

Filed under Soccer, Sports

After advancing to the Iowa Conference Tournament with the highest seed in over a decade, the Simpson College men's soccer season ended in a loss on Saturday, Oct. 29. Clinching the third seed in the Iowa conference, the Stor...

New coach setting team standards high

by Morgan Fleener

October 1, 2011

Filed under Soccer, Sports

A new coach and an emphasis on team growth have led Simpson's men's soccer team to set its goals and standards high. Before conference matches begin the Storm sits at 2-2. The team's focus is transitioning and adjusting to a ne...

Storm women hope to remain undefeated

by Maddie Boswell & Ben Lucas

October 1, 2011

Filed under Soccer, Sports

Storm women's soccer started the season off with confidence, a larger roster and an undefeated record. The Storm battled last weekend to a 1-1 draw on Friday against Bethel and a 4-0 win against Crown College on Saturday during t...