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  • Baldenegro and Coggins Honored as Top Golden Eagle Scholar Athletes
    April 18, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona football senior Patrick Baldenegro and women’s basketball senior Rene Coggins were honored as the Golden Eagle Scholar Athletes of the Year on Tuesday during the 39th annual Golden Eagle Awards luncheon. A total of 190 student-athletes across all 15 of NAU’s athletic programs were honored at the High Country Conference Center.
  • NAU Women’s Soccer Hires New Assistant Coach Kylie Louw
    April 11, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Northern Arizona women’s soccer team is excited to welcome newest assistant coach Kylie Louw to the Lumberjack family. Originally from Johannesburg, South Africa, Louw comes to NAU with a wealth of knowledge and experience. She has spent the last four years as the women’s soccer assistant coach for the University of Arizona.
  • NAU Athletics Announces 2017 Hall of Fame Class
    April 11, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos are proud to announce the 2017 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame Class comprised of the second round FCS playoff 2003 football team, four-time women’s soccer Big Sky All-Conference and All-Academic honoree Kristi Andreassen, track superstar and All-American wide receiver Michael Haynes, and two-time men’s basketball All-Big Sky and regular season MVP Andrew Mavis.
  • NAU Women's Soccer To Host Embry-Riddle in Final Home Spring Game
    April 07, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women's soccer team is back for their final home game until the 2017 fall season. The Lumberjacks will host Embry-Riddle Sunday, April 9 at 3 p.m. at the Max Spilsbury Field at Lumberjack Stadium and is free for all who attend.
  • NAU Women's Soccer To Host Grand Canyon and New Mexico
    March 31, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women's soccer team is back in Flagstaff to host a double header against Grand Canyon and the University of New Mexico Saturday, April 1. The Lumberjacks kicked off spring season last weekend against Dixie State in Utah and will return to Lumberjack Stadium for the first time in more than five months.
  • NAU Women’s Soccer Announces Spring Schedule
    March 06, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2016 regular season ended more than four months ago and the Northern Arizona University women's soccer team is excited to get back on the turf. Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks will compete in a total of seven spring games, including three in Flagstaff. Starting with Dixie State Saturday, March 25, the Lumberjacks will kick off at Saint George at 1 p.m.
  • NAU Women's Soccer Hosts a Variety of Soccer Camps
    February 27, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The warmer months are approaching and the Northern Arizona University women's soccer team is set to host a handful of skill and team camps for players of all ages. Starting with the Spring ID Camp April 8-9, Head Coach Andre Luciano and Assistant Coach Stephen Murphy-Logue will provide an intimate learning experience for those who want to develop their game.
  • NAU Women’s Soccer Welcomes Eight to the 2017 Roster
    February 21, 2017
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women's soccer team has added 8 future Lumberjacks to an already skilled roster of players. Under the direction of Head Coach Andre Luciano and his staff, the newest additions from across the country will join the team in the fall of 2017.
  • Forty Lumberjacks Pick Up Big Sky Fall All-Academic Accolades
    February 03, 2017
    OGDEN, Utah – Forty Northern Arizona student-athletes from football, volleyball, soccer, and men’s and women’s cross country were named to the Big Sky Fall All-Academic team announced today by the league office.
  • NAU Student-Athletes Continue to Graduate at a High Rate
    November 15, 2016
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University’s NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84 leads the Big Sky Conference, according to a national report released Tuesday. The NCAA developed the GSR for Division I institutions in 2002 in response to college and university presidents who wanted more accurate graduation data. NAU’s rate is the second-highest in the state of Arizona amongst the Regent institutions.
  • Season Rewind: NAU Soccer Exceeds Expectations in 2016
    November 11, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team was picked fifth in the Big Sky preseason polls – they finished third. The NAU women’s soccer team lost four of its first five games – they finished the season on an eight-game unbeaten streak. Few expected the NAU women’s soccer team to even qualify for the postseason – they made it to the championship round. The NAU women’s soccer team started the season 1-4 – they finished 5-2 in the final stretch.
  • NAU Soccer Edged in PK's in Big Sky Championship, Five 'Jacks Make All-Tournament Team
    November 06, 2016
    CHENEY, Wash. – In the Big Sky Championship game, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team tied the Eastern Washington Eagles after 120 minutes, but fell in penalty kicks to finish 10-7-5 for the 2016 campaign and barely miss an NCAA Tournament berth. Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks rounded out the season on a 10-game unbeaten streak dating back to Oct. 9, winning four of their last five contests.
  • The Big Sky Soccer Championship Will Feature Two Teams...And a Pair of Sisters
    November 05, 2016
    CHENEY, Wash. – Other than an 18-month age difference and now 1,253.6 miles between Anna Goebel and her younger sister Kayla Goebel, nothing quite separates the two. The Goebel sisters grew up playing soccer on the same team nearly their entire lives – but this Sunday, Nov. 6, will look drastically different.
  • Goebel's Brace Carries NAU Soccer Into Big Sky Tournament Championship
    November 04, 2016
    CHENEY, Wash. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will compete for its fourth Big Sky Tournament title in program history on Sunday, Nov. 6 after today’s 3-2 victory over No. 3 Sacramento State University. Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks took down the Hornets in today’s semifinal game and will face the winner of No. 4 Eastern Washington and No. 1 University of Idaho at 1 p.m. MST on Sunday.
  • NAU Soccer Advances to Big Sky Conference Tournament Semifinals
    November 02, 2016
    CHENEY, Wash. – It was a matchup of the 2014 and the 2015 Big Sky Tournament Champions. This morning’s (Nov. 2) contest featuring the No. 3 Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team and the No. 6 University of Northern Colorado was an exciting one as Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks finished on top by a final score of 2-1. The ‘Jacks live another day to face No. 2 Sacramento State in the semifinals on Friday, Nov. 4 at 10 a.m. MST.
  • Five NAU Soccer Players Earn All-Conference Nods
    November 01, 2016
    OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office announced today, Nov. 1, the All-Conference Teams for women’s soccer. A total of five Lumberjacks made the final ballot, with junior forward Adrian Nixt being named to the First Team. Redshirt freshman Carly Gamble, true freshman Amanda Bennett, redshirt junior Missy Kettelkamp and senior Lindsay Doyle all received Honorable Mention nods.
  • Big Sky Conference Quarterfinals on Tap for NAU Soccer
    October 31, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a No. 3 seed-clinching win on Friday (Oct. 28) over Southern Utah, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team is locked in for the first round of the Big Sky Conference Championships. Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks will face the No. 6 seed University of Northern Colorado on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 10 a.m. MST in the quarterfinals.
  • NAU Soccer Downs the T-Birds, Clinches the No. 3 Seed for Big Sky Tournament Action
    October 28, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team knew they had secured a spot in the Big Sky Conference Tournament before tonight’s (Oct. 28) match even kicked off. However, Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks did not let that deter them from sending NAU’s six seniors out in style and capping off the regular season with a win. The ‘Jacks took down Southern Utah by a final score of 3-0 to finish the regular season 8-7-4 including a 5-2-3 clip in conference action.
  • NAU Soccer Set for Senior Night and Last Regular Season Game of 2016
    October 25, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will honor its six seniors on Friday, Oct. 28, against Southern Utah as they make one final push for a Big Sky Tournament berth. Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks are coming off a strong weekend in Idaho and currently sit in a tie for fourth in the conference standings. Just three teams are locked in for the postseason thus far, but a win over the Thunderbirds guarantees a ticket to the Big Sky Championships.
  • NAU Soccer Comes up Big in Pocatello, Beats Idaho State 1-0
    October 23, 2016
    POCATELLO, Idaho – The Northern Arizona women’s soccer team is making its last push for a post-season appearance and is getting closer after a 1-0 win over Idaho State today, Oct. 23. Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks are now 7-7-4 on the year and 4-2-3 in the Big Sky. If Idaho wins today, they will gain sole possession of first place with Eastern Washington and Sacramento State in a tie for second. Regardless of the outcome of Weber State versus Portland State today, Northern Arizona and Montana are next in line in the standings with 15 points apiece.
  • NAU Soccer's Dickmann Tallies Career High 13 Saves in 2-2 Draw at Idaho
    October 21, 2016
    MOSCOW, Idaho – Coming off a huge victory over Eastern Washington last week (Oct. 16), the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team used this momentum to propel them into yet another tough match at league-leading University of Idaho this afternoon, Oct. 21. The Lumberjacks and Vandals ended in a 2-2 draw, as Idaho scored in the final five seconds of regulation, making it NAU’s sixth overtime match this season. Northern Arizona is now 6-7-4 overall and 3-2-3 in the Big Sky while Idaho remains atop the standings at 8-4-4 and 5-1-2 in the Big Sky.
  • NAU Soccer Hits the Road for Idaho, Idaho State
    October 18, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team is making the turn into the final two weeks of the regular season with league-leader University of Idaho and Idaho State up next. Coming off a prominent victory over the Eagles of Eastern Washington last Sunday, Oct. 16, Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks are ready for yet another challenging two games ahead of them. Northern Arizona will take on the Vandals this Friday, Oct. 21 at 3 p.m. MST and close out the weekend at Idaho State on Sunday, Oct. 23 at noon MST.
  • NAU Soccer's Adrian Nixt Picks Up Big Sky Offensive Player of the Week Honor
    October 18, 2016
    OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University women’s soccer player Adrian Nixt picked up her first career Offensive Big Sky Player of the Week honor the conference office announced today, Oct. 18. The junior forward scored three goals in NAU’s unbeaten homecoming weekend finishing in a tie versus Montana and taking down the now second place Eastern Washington University Eagles.
  • NAU Soccer Hands Eastern Washington First Big Sky Loss of 2016
    October 16, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With a win over the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team this afternoon, Oct. 16, Eastern Washington would have claimed sole possession of first place in the Big Sky standings. Not only did Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks hand the Eagles their first conference loss of the season and just second loss on the year, but also broke EWU’s impressive 10-game unbeaten streak. By a final score of 3-1, NAU moves to 6-7-3 overall including a 3-2-2 clip in the Big Sky. Eastern Washington drops to 10-2-3 overall and 4-1-2 in the Big Sky.
  • Two Late Goals for NAU Soccer Ends in Double OT Tie Versus the Griz
    October 14, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team showed its resiliency yet again tonight, Oct. 14, versus the University of Montana in the first of two conference games this weekend. After being down 2-0 with less than five minutes to go in regulation, the Lumberjacks notched an incredible comeback scoring in the 86th and 89th minutes to send the game into overtime. By a final score of 2-2, Head Coach Andre Luciano and the Lumberjacks are now 5-7-3 overall and 2-2-2 in the Big Sky, while the Griz moves to 6-5-4 overall and 2-2-2 in the Big Sky.
  • Homecoming Weekend On Tap for NAU Women's Soccer
    October 11, 2016
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team looks to bounce back at home this Friday (Oct. 14) and Sunday (Oct. 16) after most recently falling to Northern Colorado on the road. With just five games remaining in the regular season, it’s crunch time for Head Coach Andre Luciano and his team as they are set to host Montana and Eastern Washington in a jam-packed homecoming and NAU Soccer alumni weekend.
  • NAU Soccer Halted on the Road at Northern Colorado
    October 09, 2016
    GREELEY, Colo. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team, coming off a victory at North Dakota, closed out the weekend up north versus Northern Colorado on the Bears’ home turf. Head Coach Andre Luciano’s squad certainly put up a fight, but fell short at Northern Colorado today, Oct. 9, by a final score of 3-0. The Lumberjacks are now 5-7-2 on the year and 2-2-1 in the Big Sky while the Bears move to 8-5-1 overall and 3-2 in the Big Sky.
  • Lumberjack Soccer Edges North Dakota, 2-1, in Grand Forks
    October 07, 2016
    GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team notched its second Big Sky win of the season over the University of North Dakota to move to 5-6-2 overall and 2-1-1 in conference play. Senior forward Lindsay Doyle and junior forward Adrian Nixt both scored for the Lumberjacks this afternoon, Oct. 7, to walk away with a 2-1 victory in Grand Forks. The Fighting Hawks drop to 1-9-2 on the year and 0-4 in the Big Sky.
  • NAU Soccer Earns NSCAA Team Academic Award for the 14th Straight Year
    October 06, 2016
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the 14th consecutive season, the Northern Arizona University women's soccer team has received the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award. The Lumberjacks posted a cumulative team grade point average of 3.40 for the 2015-16 academic year.
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