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#5 Kendra Stauffer

GVSU soccer shuts out Northwood, SVSU

The Grand Valley State women’s soccer team swept the weekend series with a 6-0 win against Northwood Friday, Oct. 21 and a 4-0 win over Saginaw Valley State Sunday, Oct. 23. In doing so, the Lakers clinched the GLIAC regular season title for the 12th straight season.

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Alexis Mencotti

The journey of Alexis Mencotti

How an athlete responds to adversity defines who they are as a player and as a person. If that holds true, Alexis Mencotti of the Grand Valley State women’s soccer team would be described as someone who thrives in the face of adversity and never lets anything hold her back from getting back on the soccer field.

Women's soccer vs. Ohio Dominican

GVSU soccer defeats Ohio Dominican, Findlay

The Grand Valley State soccer team swept the weekend series against the Ohio Dominican Panthers Friday, Oct. 14 and the Findlay Oilers Sunday, Oct. 16. The Lakers (13-1-1) cruised to a 3-0 victory against the Panthers and followed it up with a 11-0 shutout over the Oilers.

GVL/Kevin Sielaff - Clare Carlson (7) carries the ball out of Grand Valley's zone. The Lakers square off against the Eagles of Ashland University Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016 and win with a final score of 5-0 in Allendale.

GVSU soccer goes 2-0 on weekend road trip

After the team’s first loss of the season Wednesday, Oct. 5, the Grand Valley State soccer team bounced back with a two-game sweep over the weekend on the road. The Lakers edged out Walsh 1-0 Friday, Oct. 7 and beat Lake Erie 8-0 Sunday Oct. 9. In the first game of the weekend, Walsh gave GVSU everything the team could handle, but the Lakers managed to hold on to the one-goal lead.

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Taylor Callen

GVSU soccer suffers first loss to Florida Tech 2-1

For the first time since Oct. 17, 2014, the Grand Valley State University women’s soccer team lost a game on its home field. The No. 1 Lakers were upset by No. 14 Florida Tech 2-1 Wednesday, Oct. 5. In the first half, the Lakers were in unfamiliar territory. Florida Tech University rattled off more shots on goal than the Lakers in the first 45 minutes.

Women's soccer vs. Tiffin (Lubbers Stadium)

GVSU soccer sweeps two GLIAC opponents

On Friday, Sept. 30, Lubbers Stadium was packed with loyal Lakers’ fans, but not for the football team. The Grand Valley State women’ soccer team faced off against Tiffin at Lubbers Stadium for Friday Night Fútbol. The Lakers (9-0-1) trounced Tiffin 10-0 in the first women’s soccer game at Lubbers Stadium. Following Friday’s win, GVSU completed another shutout in a 5-0 win over Ashland.