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Men's Soccer - Thu, May. 22, 2014

The Crusaders have announced the signing of four players today. Read more below

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Men's Soccer - Mon, Apr. 28, 2014

Hattiesburg, Miss - On a busy Homecoming weekend the Crusaders men's soccer team presented their end of year awards before downing the Alumni team by 4-0. Later that evening two former Carey All-Americans, the two Olegs, Chichkanov and Baleyev were inducted into the WCU Athletics Hall of Fame.

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Men's Soccer - Tue, Apr. 22, 2014

Hattiesburg, Miss -  On Saturday the Crusaders men's soccer team host their spring alumni game. Always a competitive affair the game will kick-off at 4.00pm. After that at 6.00pm former soccer All-Americans Oleg Chickhinov and Oleg Baleyev will be inducted into the Carey Sports Hall of Fame. The men's soccer team will also present its 2013 season awards before kick-off at the alumni game. Awards will include Luis Trude's NAIA All-American honor as well as SSAC awards and the teams own MVP, MIP, Rookie and Crusader Awards.

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Men's Soccer - Sat, Apr. 12, 2014

Hattiesburg, Miss -  Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College made the short trip up Highway 49 for a spring game with the Crusaders. They returned home with a loss but showed plenty of passion and no little skill making it a hard fought afternoon for the home team.

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Men's Soccer - Wed, Apr. 9, 2014

Hattiesburg, Miss -  The men's soccer team returned from a successful mission to Chile despite encountering earthquake and tsunami warnings during the first two days of the week long trip.

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Men's Soccer - Sun, Mar. 30, 2014

Hattiesburg, Miss- The men's soccer team will assemble Monday morning before heading off to Chile on an exciting journey to South America. A keen group of players were selected to take part in this multi-faceted adventure which includes mission work, outreach to disadvantaged communities and to promote the University to potential foreign students. Of course there will also be the chance to play against local community teams including presenting coaching clinics and seminars.  

2011 NAIA Final National Ranking: No. 4
2011 NAIA Tournament Semi-Finalists
2011 Team Academic Award; 2 All-Americans
2011 Regional Coach of the Year


2010 National Ranking: RV
2010 National Tournment Qualifiers; 2 All-Americans


2009 National Ranking: No.9 
2009 National Tournament Qualifiers; 5 All-Americans 
2009 GCAC Regular Season Champions; GCAC Tournament Runners-Up
2009 GCAC Conference Coach of the Year


2008 National Ranking: No.25
2008 GCAC Regular Season Champions; GCAC Tournament Runners-Up
2008 GCAC Conference Coach of the Year; 3 All-Americans


2007 GCAC Tournament Champions


18 Top 25 National Rankings; 10 NAIA Tournament Appearances; 5 Final Fours; 11 Conference Championshps; 40+ All-Americans



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Overall Conf. Streak
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