2019-20 Agnes Scott Women's Soccer News

  • Johnson Named to All-USA South Awards List
    October 31, 2019
    ROME, Ga.—First-year Myah Johnson (Pepperell, Mass.) was rewarded for an outstanding season with a USA South Conference West Division Second Team honor as announced by the conference office on Thursday afternoon. The awards were nominated and voted on by the league’s coaches.
  • Johnson Snags Rookie of the Week Award for Second Time
    October 28, 2019
    ROME, Ga.—Agnes Scott striker Myah Johnson (Pepperell, Mass.) has been named USA South Conference Women’s Soccer Rookie of the Week for the week of October 27. Johnson earned the honor for the second time this season after earning it during the second week of the regular season.
  • Scotties Blitz Mountaineers 6-2 in Senior Day Showdown
    October 26, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Needing a win to clinch a spot in the USA South Women’s Soccer Tournament for the fourth consecutive year, Agnes Scott’s offense came alive in a big way in a 6-2 triumph over visiting Berea College. First-year Myah Johnson (Pepperell, Mass.) scored Agnes’ first three goals, while senior Indiana Ravenhill (Napa, Calif.) capped off a stellar four-year career with her first collegiate goal in front of the home crowd.
  • Hawks Best Scotties 4-1
    October 23, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Huntingdon women’s soccer scored just a minute in regulation and never let down in a 4-1 win over Agnes Scott College on Wednesday afternoon. The Hawks improved to 4-2-1 in USA South Conference play and 5-8-2 overall. Agnes Scott dips to 2-5 and 4-10 respectively amidst a five-match losing streak in conference action.
  • Covenant Defends Yard from Scotties 1-0
    October 19, 2019
    LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga.—Covenant’s Kyra Duble (Lookout Mountain, Ga.) goal in the 13th minute was all the Scots would need to get by Agnes Scott in a 1-0 result on Saturday at Scotland Yard. The Lady Scots were able to keep the Scottie counter at bay in soggy conditions to send Agnes Scott to its fourth consecutive conference defeat.
  • Maryville Runs Past Scotties in Conference Action
    October 13, 2019
    MARYVILLE, Tenn.—Maryville College showed why it is the team to beat in the USA South Conference with an 8-0 blitzing of Agnes Scott on Sunday afternoon. The Scots displayed a dominant blend of speed and finishing ability to send the Scotties to a slanted defeat.
  • Late Goal Helps Tornados Top Scotties 1-0
    October 12, 2019
    BREVARD, N.C.—Brevard’s Ashley Royster (Mooresville, N.C.) sent home a one-on-one moment with the keeper to break a scoreless tie in the 85th minute, besting the visiting Agnes Scott Scotties 1-0 at Ives-Lemel Family Field.
  • Early Scores Push Lions to 3-1 Win over Scotties
    October 09, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Visiting Piedmont struck for two goals in the opening six minutes to help the Lions to a 3-1 result over Agnes Scott College on Wednesday afternoon at Gellerstedt Field. The Lions scored three times in the first half, while holding Agnes Scott’s offense in check until the very end of regulation.
  • Soccer Earns Team Academic Award from United Soccer Coaches
    October 04, 2019
    KANSAS CITY—Agnes Scott College soccer was named to the United Soccer Coaches 2018-19 Team Academic Award list on Friday morning.
  • Scotties Break Wolves' Hearts with Three-Goal Second Half
    October 01, 2019
    MACON, Ga.—A furious comeback spurred on by the left foot of senior Brea Hill (Lithonia, Ga.) sent Agnes Scott to its second consecutive USA South victory, a 3-2 result at Wesleyan. The Wolves took a 2-0 lead early in the second half, but Agnes Scott methodically chipped away until Hill sent home the clincher in the 87th minute.
  • Johnson Conjures Overtime Magic to Beat Panthers
    September 28, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—It took 104 minutes, but Myah Johnson found the perfect touch on a ball out wide to end a USA South Conference match versus LaGrange to end the game with a golden goal. The Scotties broke out of a four-game slump, besting a Panthers team who had won five of its last six games, 1-0.
  • Scotties Can't Escape Prowling Panthers, 5-1
    September 24, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—A surging Birmingham-Southern side ran out to a five-goal lead before holding on to beat Agnes Scott 5-1 in non-conference women’s soccer action. The Panthers won their third consecutive match, while the Scotties dropped their fourth in as many tries.
  • Tigers Find Groove as Scotties Falter on the Road
    September 21, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn.—Agnes Scott Women’s Soccer saw its losing streak stretch to three matches following a 6-0 loss the Sewanee Tigers. Sewanee piled on four goals in the second half after building a 2-0 halftime advantage while holding Agnes Scott to a single shot attempt in a dominant effort. The Scotties fall to 2-4 on the season.
  • Scotties Drop 2-0 Match to Undefeated Stormy Petrels
    September 18, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga.—A 10-save night from Victoria Cruz (Duncanville, Texas) was not enough to keep the Scotties from their second consecutive loss, a 2-0 defeat at the hands of unbeaten Oglethorpe (6-0). The Scotties fall to 2-3 on the season after dropping a match to their second SAA opponent in a row.
  • Vikings Blitz Scotties in Non-Conference Action
    September 14, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Visiting Berry College dominated in all facets of a 7-2 win over Agnes Scott in women’s soccer action on Saturday, September 14. The Vikings erupted for three goals in the first half before score four more in the second to send the Scotties to their second loss of the season. Berry improves to 5-1 on the year, while Agnes Scott levels at 2-2.
  • Cruz, Johnson Both Earn USA South Weekly Awards
    September 09, 2019
    ROME, Ga.—Agnes Scott Soccer’s explosive weekend led to a pair of honors from the USA South Conference on Monday afternoon. Myah Johnson (Pepperell, Mass.) and Victoria Cruz (Duncanville, Texas) were named Rookie of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week respectively after leading the Scotties to an impressive 2-0 doubleheader weekend.
  • First-Year Bookends Spur Scotties to Shock Spirits 3-2
    September 08, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Scottie newcomers ruled the day on Sunday as Agnes Scott surprised visiting Salem with a 3-2 win. First-year Myah Johnson (Pepperell, Mass.) finished three times for her first collegiate hat-trick, while goalkeeper Victoria Cruz (Duncanville, Texas) was a stalwart in between the pipes to help the Scotties beat the Spirits for the first time in 16 tries dating back to the 2009 season.
  • Persistence Pays off for Scotties, Todd in 1-0 Triumph
    September 07, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Sophomore Val’Dazia Todd’s (Warner Robbins, Ga.) first collegiate goal came at the perfect time for the Agnes Scott, aiding the Scotties’ efforts in a 1-0 home victory over William Peace. The goal gave Agnes Scott its first win of the season, while William Peace falls to 0-2 on the year.
  • Second Half Strike Gets Wildcats Past Scotties in Opener
    August 31, 2019
    DECATUR, Ga.—Randolph’s Marisa Santacruce (Chesapeake, Va.) broke a scoreless tie in the 49th minute and the Wildcats held off the host Scotties over the final 40 minutes to take a 1-0 season-opening victory. The Wildcats spoiled Agnes Scott’s season opener for the second year in a row, but the game played much more even than Randolph’s 4-1 triumph a season ago.
  • Soccer Slated Seventh in USA South Preseason Poll
    August 21, 2019
    ROME, Ga.—The Agnes Scott College women’s soccer program was picked to finish seventh in the USA South West Division preseason coaches’ poll, as announced by the conference on Wednesday afternoon.