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Ecuadorian player Eduar Preciado (7) tries to fend off Venezuelan player Yordan Osorio (18) during the second half of the match at FAU Stadium Thursday.  Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

International Soccer: Venezuela and Ecuador play to a tie at FAU Stadium

June 9, 2017

FAU Stadium played host Venezuela and Ecuador last night in an international friendly which ended in a 1-1 draw.

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Men’s soccer: Joey Worthen hired as new head coach

February 14, 2017

Florida Atlantic men's soccer announced Tuesday Joey Worthen has been hired as the new head coach, taking over for Kos Donev, who was fired in December 2016 after 30 years with the team.

FAU men’s soccer comes out of the Oxley Center after an hour and a half lighting delay before their game versus Fairfield University on Sept. 6. Ryan Lynch |  Sports Editor

Men’s Soccer: head coach Kos Donev released from contract

January 12, 2017

Following 30 years serving as the head coach of the Florida Atlantic Men’s Soccer team, Kos Donov was let go by the team early in December 2016.

The FAU Cheer team poses with their national championship rings and trophy during halftime of an Owls basketball game in early December. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

FAU sports: top moments of 2016

December 31, 2016

As 2016 winds down to a close, it has been an up and down year for FAU sports. The Owls had teams vary from national champions to the worst in Conference USA and everything in between.

Florida Atlantic won its first two games of the Conference USA tournament by a combined score of 6-2. Brandon Harrington | Staff Photographer

Women’s soccer: FAU defeated by Charlotte in Conference USA championship game

November 7, 2016

Arriving at the Conference USA championship game with high hopes, Florida Atlantic (6-3-1 in Conference USA) fell short against Charlotte (5-4-1 in conference) with a 4-0 loss.

Senior forward Sammy Rowland leads the Owls with five goals scored this season. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Women’s soccer: Conference USA Tournament preview

November 1, 2016

Finishing out its season with a 0-1 overtime loss against Rice University, Florida Atlantic (6-3-1 in Conference USA) now prepares to face off against Louisiana Tech (6-4-0 Conference USA) in the first round of the 2016 Conference USA Tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 2 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Junior forward Dylan Huber recorded a shot-on-goal in the Owls win over New Mexico. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s Soccer: FAU defeats New Mexico with controversial overtime goal

October 16, 2016

With seven minutes remaining in the second overtime period, Florida Atlantic junior forward Oliver Powers scored a golden goal to give the Owls a 2-1 win over New Mexico State on Saturday night.

With one more season left with the Owls and two shutouts on the season, Drinkwater needs five more clean sheets to tie the all-time program record of 25. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Women’s Soccer: Sydney Drinkwater has become a fixture in between the goalposts

October 13, 2016

Sydney Drinkwater and her designated No. 27 goalie jersey have become a mainstay inside of the 24-foot-by-8-foot cage better known as Florida Atlantic’s home field soccer nets.

Athletic director Patrick Chun in a Dec. 9, 2014 press conference. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Athletic Director Patrick Chun addresses Hurricane Matthew impact on athletics (Updates)

October 5, 2016

Hurricane Matthew is approaching South Florida and has already impacted all of FAU’s sports, said athletic director Patrick Chun.

Senior forward Jason Fitzgerald celebrates after scoring a goal against Niagara on Sept. 2. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s soccer: Owls snap three-game losing streak with win over Stetson

September 27, 2016

Florida Atlantic men’s soccer snapped its three-game losing streak Tuesday night with a 3-1 win over Stetson University.

Sophomore midfielder Christian Williams battles for possession in the Owls game against Niagara. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s Soccer: Offensive struggles continue in loss to FGCU

September 20, 2016

Prior to Tuesday’s men’s soccer game between Florida Atlantic University and Florida Gulf Coast University, only two players in FGCU history have ever scored a hat trick.

Freshman midfielder Kyle Fries dribbles the ball in the Owls 1-0 win over Niagara on Sept. 2. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s Soccer: Owls let late goal slip by in loss to South Carolina

September 18, 2016

With defense being a main benefactor for the majority of the Florida Atlantic and South Carolina men’s soccer game, it was not until the 69th minute that an Owls mistake allowed Gamecocks senior midfielder Danny Deakin to score the lone goal of the game.