2014-15 Quinnipiac Men's Soccer News

August 31, 2014
Men’s Soccer Falls to Northern Illinois, 3-0
EVANSTON, Ill. - After a hard physical battle and missed opportunities on both sides of the ball, the Quinnipiac men’s soccer team dropped their second game of the season to Northern Illinois, 3-0. The Bobcats were looking to rebound at Lakeside Field after a tough loss against Northwestern on Friday, but were held scoreless for the second consecutive game.

August 30, 2014
Men's Soccer Opens 2014 Season at Lakeside Classic against Northwestern and Northern Illinois this Weekend
The Quinnipiac men's soccer team takes the field on Friday, Aug. 29 and Sunday, Aug. 31 in their first action of the 2014 season. The Bobcats will have their hands full as the squad travels to Chicago, Illinois for a showdown with the Northwestern Wildcats and Northern Illinois Huskies at the Sheraton Chicago-Northbrook Lakeside Classic. Both games will be held at Northwestern's own Lakeside Field. Kickoff with NU is set for 8 p.m. EST on Friday with a 12 p.m. EST on Sunday.

August 29, 2014
Despite A Strong Defensive Effort, Bobcats Drop First Game to Northwestern, 2-0
Fresh off one of the best seasons in program history, the Quinnipiac University men's soccer team began its quest for a third straight regular season title at Northwestern on Friday night. After a strong defensive effort between both teams, Northwestern slipped through to find multiple scores late and defeat the Bobcats 2-0 at Lakeside Field.

August 25, 2014
Borja Angoitia and Men’s Soccer Featured in New Haven Register
Reigning MAAC Goalkeeper of the Year Borja Angoitia (Bilbao, Spain) was featured in the New Haven Register on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. The article, written by columnist Bill Cloutier, highlights Angoitia’s breakout year in 2013 and looks ahead to the upcoming season for the Bobcats.

August 4, 2014
Simon Hinde Signs Professionally With Ayia Napa F.C. in Cyprus
Former Quinnipiac University men’s soccer standout Simon Hinde has signed a professional contract with Ayia Napa F.C. of the Cypriot First Division, which is the highest division of men’s soccer in Cyprus.

July 31, 2014
Men’s Soccer Picked Second in MAAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll; Angoitia, Esche and Baker Tabbed To All-MAAC Preseason Team
The Quinnipiac University men’s soccer team was selected to finish second in the 2014 MAAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as voted by the league’s eleven head coaches. Also released was the MAAC’s Preseason All-Conference Team, in which three Quinnipiac student-athletes – Borja Angoitia (Bilbao, Spain), Tobias Esche (Bremen, Germany) and Machel Baker (Spanish Town, Jamaica) – each found their names on the list.

July 11, 2014
Men’s Soccer Adds Shaquille Huggins to 2014 Roster
Quinnipiac men’s soccer head coach Eric Da Costa is pleased to announce the addition of Shaquille Huggins (Trinidad and Tobago) to the team’s roster for the upcoming 2014 campaign. Huggins comes to QU after strong prep careers at Queen’s Royal College and St. Anthony’s College.

June 18, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Soccer Announces 2014 Schedule
Quinnipiac men’s soccer head coach Eric Da Costa has released the team’s 2014 schedule, one that includes games against two teams that reached the 2013 NCAA tournament and home games against Boston College and Providence.

June 13, 2014
Men's Soccer Adds Tanor Jobe and William Pustari to 2014 Roster
Quinnipiac University men’s soccer head coach Eric Da Costa has announced the addition of two student-athletes – Tanor Jobe from Uxbridge, Mass. and William Pustari of North Haven, Conn. – to the program for the 2014 season on Friday, June 13, 2014.

June 9, 2014
Men's Soccer Signs Maxamilian Rothenbuecher For 2014 Season
Quinnipiac University men’s soccer coach Eric Da Costa has announced Maxamilian Rothenbuecher, an attacking midfielder from Munich, Germany, as the newest addition of the Bobcats’ 2014 recruiting class.