Pioneers Still in Search of First Win, Tally [September 18, 2014]

The Prairie State College women’s soccer team finds itself still searching for both its first win and goal of the 2014 campaign.

Despite strong efforts in each of its first four games, the Pioneers are 0-4 overall and 0-2 in the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference.

Wednesday afternoon, the Pioneers suffered a 10-0 setback to Oakton in Des Plaines.

Prairie State sophomore goalkeeper Isabel Soto (Bishop Noll H.S., Ind.) stopped a career-high 15 shots in the match.

Freshman forward Faith Pickens (Marian Catholic H.S.) put a pair of shots on goal for the Pioneers.

PSC will see action again on Wednesday when they face league counterpart Morton at Bloom High School (4 p.m.).


Pioneers Drop Season-Opening Contest With Local Foe [August 22, 2014]

SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. --- The Prairie State College women’s soccer team opened its 2014 schedule Friday afternoon with a non-conference loss to Region IV rival South Suburban.

The Pioneers (0-1) were able to log four shots on goal, despite taking the field with just eight players.

PSC’s best scoring opportunity came in the 35th minute when freshman Elyssa Mojica rattled a well-struck ball off of the post.

Prairie State sophomore goal keeper Isabel Soto made seven saves in the match.

PSC will hit the field next on Sept. 10 when they take on Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference counterpart College Lake County in Grayslake (4 p.m.).


2014-2015 Women's Soccer Letters of Intent Signees

The following student-athletes have signed NJCAA letters of intent to continue their academic and soccer careers at Prairie State College beginning in the Fall 2014 semester:Derek Hall (Hartford Union H.S., Wis.)

  • Vicky Campos (George Rodgers Clark H.S., Ind.)
  • Elyssa Mojica (Merriville H.S., Ind.)
  • Maria Oceguera-Jimenez (Morton Senior H.S.)
  • Gloria Trinidad (Carver Military Academy)