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Student support the soccer team. Photograph by Ben Williams

Men’s soccer aspires for community inspiration

Fan support aids performanceBy Clay Sidenbender | Echo Prior to their Sept. 15 home game against Indiana Institute of Technology (Indiana Tech), Taylor men’s soccer coach Gary Ross encouraged his team to find more people for the student section. Ross did address mistakes the team made as well, but his desire […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Senior midfielder Jeremiah Rider protects the ball during a matchup last season.

Different team shoots for same goal

Despite graduates, Ross sees high potential for men’s soccerBy Clay Sidenbender | Echo All eyes will be on the men’s soccer team this season as they take the field as a much younger and almost unrecognizable team. The Trojans graduated nine seniors this past season including offensive stars Wes Shupe, […]

by · September 14, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports
Junior Hannah Waltz attempts to force a turnover in a game against Roosevelt last season.

Trojans set high expectations for season

Women’s soccer looking to improveBy Andrew Nevins | Echo Taylor University Women’s Soccer is entering the 2018–19 season with high expectations for themselves after a semifinal exit in last year’s Crossroads League tournament last November. Their goal for the season is much loftier than another exit in the semifinals, but […]

by · September 14, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer
(Photograph provided by Rachel Klink)

Friendly competition

Intramural soccer members talk about their hopes for the seasonBy Rayce Patterson | Echo The chill bites. The wind tears. The rain demoralizes. Despite these adverse conditions, 18 warriors choose to do battle in a contest of strength and skill every week. The reason? To have fun and participate in […]

by · November 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Senior Katie Wierenga will travel over 3,000 miles to play soccer in England following graduation. (Photo by Ruth Flores-Orellana)

From soccer to “football”

Senior soccer player to compete in England By Brianna Kudisch | Echo Once they graduate, some seniors travel quite a distance for a new job or graduate school. For senior Katie Wierenga, life after graduation looks a little different. Starting in late August, she’ll play women’s soccer for Northumbria University, […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Photograph by Halie Owens. Rugby players (R to L) Aaron Hussey, Eric Castigila, Samuel Thomas, Caleb Mackintosh, Juyeong Jeong, Michael Snyder practice despite not being sponsored by Taylor.

Not just for sport

Rugby deserves to be a J.V. teamBy Matthew Csakai | Contributor It is difficult to see the soccer program getting a junior varsity team when the rugby team is still waiting to get its varsity designation. Taylor’s rugby athletes are highly committed to their game, putting in hours of work even […]

by · March 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
More than just the chapel

More than just the chapel

New outdoor plaza constructed and additions made to stadiumBy Cassidy Grom | Echo The Turner Plaza and additions to the football and soccer stadium greeted students as classes began this week. The Turner Plaza replaced the concrete walkways outside Odle that were in “disrepair,” according to Vice President for University […]

by · September 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Football, Men's Soccer, News, Women's Soccer