2011-12 SNHU Men's Soccer News

June 29, 2012
Men's Soccer Hosts Queens (N.Y.) to Open 2012 Slate August 30
The SNHU men's soccer team opens its 2012 season on Thursday, August 30 when it hosts Queens (N.Y.) to kick off a 17-match schedule.

May 22, 2012
SNHU Men's Soccer Ranks No. 8 in NCAA Division II Attendance Top 50
The SNHU men's soccer team is ranked in the top 10 of the NCAA Division II attendance leaders.

May 8, 2012
2012 Soccer Sphere College ID Days Dates Set
The 2012 Soccer Sphere College ID Days are set for July 21 and December 8.

May 3, 2012
Men's Soccer Wraps Up Unbeaten Spring, Holds Season-Ending Team Banquet
The SNHU men's soccer team finished its spring season 2-0-3 and wrapped up the 2011-12 campaign at its awards banquet recently.

March 13, 2012
Men's Soccer Announces 2012 Spring Schedule
The SNHU men's soccer team announced its five-game spring schedule Tuesday.

February 7, 2012
Gabe Mercier Invited to New England Revolution Preseason Camp
Gabe Mercier, who played for the SNHU men's soccer team from 2005-08, is currently one of eight non-roster players in preseason camp with the New England Revolution.

January 30, 2012
Six SNHU Student-Athletes Named to Northeast-10 All-Academic Teams
A total of six SNHU student-athletes were named to their respective Northeast-10 All-Academic teams announced recently.

December 20, 2011
Brockton Enterprise: "Family Ties For Brancos at SNHU"
Brockton Enterprise Staff Writer Jim Fenton featured SNHU's men's soccer player Jordan Branco and sister Morgan in last Monday's edition.

December 15, 2011
Five From Men's Soccer Garner NSCAA All-Region Accolades
A total of five SNHU men's soccer players were recently named to the NSCAA All-Region team, led by Chris Tsonis' First Team selection.

December 1, 2011
Men's Soccer's Jordan Branco Named Capital One Academic All-American
Junior Jordan Branco of the SNHU men's soccer team was named a Capital One Second Team Academic All-American Wednesday, becoming the eighth SNHU student-athlete to be honored.

December 1, 2011
Chris Tsonis Named Daktronics Honorable Mention All-America
Junior Chris Tsonis was named an Daktronics Division II men's soccer Honorable Mention All-America Wednesday afternoon.

November 26, 2011
Three Men's Soccer Seniors to Compete in NEISL All-Star Game
Jon Brockway and Jayme and Joey Kapinos will compete in Sunday's NEISL Senior All-Star Game.

November 19, 2011
Men's Soccer Heads to Franklin Pierce for NCAA Quarterfinal Saturday
The SNHU men's soccer team travels to longtime Granite State rival Franklin Pierce Saturday night, and the stakes have never been higher...an NCAA semifinal berth on the line.

November 19, 2011
Men's Soccer Falls to Franklin Pierce in NCAA Quarterfinal
Franklin Pierce scored a goal 3:37 into the second half as it defeated Southern New Hampshire 1-0 in the NCAA men's soccer quarterfinals Saturday night.

November 16, 2011
Four From Men's Soccer Named Daktronics All-Region
Four members of the SNHU men's soccer team were named to the Daktronics All-Region Team announced recently.

November 13, 2011
Men's Soccer Blanks C.W. Post 2-0, Advances to NCAA Quarterfinals
Goals by Chris Tsonis and Jordan Branco lifted the SNHU men's soccer team to a 2-0 win over C.W. Post in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Sunday afternoon.

November 12, 2011
Men's Soccer Hosts C.W. Post in NCAA Second Round Sunday
The SNHU men's soccer team hosts C.W. Post Sunday at 1:00 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

November 8, 2011
NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament Information
Click here for information on Friday and Sunday's NCAA Division II Men's Soccer Championship East Regional games being hosted by SNHU. The Penmen face Friday's winner between C.W. Post and Nyack on Sunday.

November 7, 2011
Four SNHU Soccer Players Named to Capital One Academic All-District Teams
Four members of the SNHU men's and women's soccer teams were named to the Capital One Academic All-District Teams announced recently.

November 7, 2011
Men's Soccer Earns NCAA Tournament Berth, To Host This Weekend
The SNHU men's soccer team has earned its fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament berth and will host first and second round games this weekend.

November 6, 2011
Men's Soccer Edged by Top-Seeded Franklin Pierce in NE-10 Title Tilt
A goal eight minutes into the second half lifted Franklin Pierce to a 1-0 win over SNHU in the Northeast-10 men's soccer championship game Sunday afternoon.

November 5, 2011
GAME NOTES: Men's Soccer Faces Franklin Pierce for NE-10 Championship Sunday
The SNHU men's soccer team looks for its fourth Northeast-10 tournament title on Sunday when it travels to Franklin Pierce, which seeks to defend its 2010 crown.

November 5, 2011
Sunday's Men's Soccer Final to Be Broadcast Via Northeast-10 TV
Sunday's Northeast-10 men's soccer championship match can be viewed online free via northeast10.tv.

November 4, 2011
Men's Soccer Tops UMass Lowell in NE-10 Semis, Advances to Final Sunday
The SNHU men's soccer team advanced to the Northeast-10 championship match for the fourth time in program history with a 3-2 win over UMass Lowell Friday night.

November 3, 2011
Nine Men's Soccer Players Honored by Northeast-10 Coaches
Four Northeast-10 First Team All-Conference selections highlight nine players honored by the league's coaches on Thursday.

November 3, 2011
Men's Soccer Hosts UMass Lowell in Semifinals Friday
The SNHU men's soccer team continues its postseason quest Friday night when it hosts UMass Lowell in a Northeast-10 semifinal.

November 2, 2011
Branco, Kapinos Claim Northeast-10 Weekly Soccer Honors
Junior Jordan Branco and senior Joey Kapinos were honored by the Northeast-10 Tuesday afternoon.

November 1, 2011
Men's Soccer Rallies Past Bentley for NE-10 Quarterfinal Triumph
The SNHU men's soccer team rallied from a 1-0 halftime deficit for the second straight game for a 2-1 win over Bentley in the Northeast-10 quarterfinals.

October 31, 2011
Men's Soccer Opens Northeast-10 Tournament Tuesday
The SNHU men's soccer team opens postseason play Tuesday when it hosts Bentley in a 4:00 Northeast-10 quarterfinal.

October 29, 2011
No. 14 SNHU Slides Past AIC in Snow for 2-1 Win
The SNHU men's soccer team got a pair of second half goals for a 2-1 win Saturday over AIC, its 12th straight.

October 28, 2011
PREVIEW: No. 14 Men's Soccer Hosts AIC for Senior Day
The SNHU men's soccer team hosts American International in its final regular season game Saturday.

October 27, 2011
Men's Soccer Player Jordan Branco Helps Community - One Ball at a Time
Branco will be collecting soccer balls during the women's and men's soccer games this Saturday to benefit a local after-school program for Manchester's inner-city youth.

October 26, 2011
No. 14 Men's Soccer Blanks Bridgeport, Runs Win Streak to 11
The SNHU men's soccer team won its 11th straight, blanking Bridgeport 3-0 in non-conference action Wednesday afternoon.

October 24, 2011
'Branco Thrives at Southern New Hampshire' - Boston Globe South
Junior Jordan Branco of the SNHU men's soccer team was featured in Sunday's Boston Globe South edition sports notebook.

October 23, 2011
No. 14 Men's Soccer Extends Win Streak to 10, Blanks New Haven
The SNHU men's soccer team extended its win streak to 10 games with a 2-0 win at New Haven on Sunday afternoon.

October 19, 2011
No. 14 Men's Soccer Tops UMass Lowell in Key NE-10 Tilt
Ruben Resendes scored twice as the SNHU men's soccer team downed UMass Lowell 3-1 Wednesday afternoon to extend its win streak to nine games.

October 18, 2011
Wednesday's Key Men's Soccer Clash Moved to 4:00 pm
Wednesday's key Northeast-10 men's soccer clash at UMass Lowell has been moved from 7:00 to 4:00 due to the forecast of inclement weather for Wednesday evening.

October 17, 2011
Tsonis, Carneiro Feted by Northeast-10
Chris Tsonis was named the Northeast-10 Player of the Week in men's soccer on Monday, while Miguel Carneiro was named the league's Rookie of the Week

October 15, 2011
PREVIEW: Men's Soccer Hosts Southern Connecticut Saturday
The No. 16 SNHU men's soccer team hosts longtime rival Southern Connecticut Saturday as part of Alumni Weekend.

October 15, 2011
No. 16 Men's Soccer Powers Past Southern Connecticut
The SNHU men's soccer team scored three times in the second half en route to a 3-0 win over Southern Connecticut Saturday.

October 12, 2011
Former SNHU Keeper Burpo Named Montreal Impact Goalie Coach
Preston Burpo was recently named the goalkeeper coach for the Montreal Impact of Major League Soccer.

October 11, 2011
No. 16 Men's Soccer Runs Win Streak to Seven, Blanks Bentley
The No. 16 SNHU men's soccer team won its seventh straight and posted its fifth straight shutout, blanking Bentley 3-0 Tuesday.

October 11, 2011
PREVIEW: No. 16 Men's Soccer Hosts Bentley in Key NE-10 Tilt Tuesday
The No. 16 SNHU men's soccer team hosts Bentley Tuesday night. The two teams are tight in the Northeast-10 standings, with SNHU 6-2 and Bentley 5-2.

October 8, 2011
Men's Soccer Runs Past Assumption
The SNHU men's soccer team ran its win streak to six with a 3-0 win at Assumption.

October 5, 2011
Men's Soccer Powers Past Post in Second Half
The SNHU men's soccer team scored four times in the second half to record a 4-0 win over Post Wednesday night. Jordan Branco tallied two goals and an assist.

October 4, 2011
PREVIEW: Men's Soccer Hosts Post in Non-League Tilt Wednesday
The SNHU men's soccer team hosts Post University Wednesday night in a 7:00 contest. The Penmen have won four straight.

October 3, 2011
Toufik Garners Northeast-10 Weekly Rookie Accolades
For the second time this season, Mohamed Toufik was named the Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week in men's soccer.

October 1, 2011
Men's Soccer Blanks Saint Rose 3-0
The SNHU men's soccer team extended its win streak to four with a 3-0 win at Saint Rose on Saturday.

September 28, 2011
Men's Soccer Edges Saint Michael's
A goal by Mohamed Toufik lifted the SNHU men's soccer team to a 1-0 win at Saint Michael's Wednesday afternoon.

September 26, 2011
Tsonis Collects Northeast-10 Honors For Second Time
For the second time this season, junior Chris Tsonis has been named the Northeast-10 Player of the Week in men's soccer.

September 24, 2011
Men's Soccer Sinks League-Leading Dolphins 4-1
Four different players scored for the SNHU men's soccer team as it downed Le Moyne 4-1 Saturday.

September 23, 2011
PREVIEW:Men's Soccer Hosts League-Leading Dolphins Saturday
The SNHU men's soccer team hosts Le Moyne in a 4:00 contest Saturday afternoon.

September 21, 2011
Men's Soccer Works Overtime to Top Stonehill
Chris Tsonis scored in the second overtime as the SNHU men's soccer team topped Stonehill 2-1.

September 17, 2011
No. 9 Franklin Pierce Prevails in Overtime 2-1
Ninth-ranked Franklin Pierce scored nearly six minutes into overtime to defeat the No. 4 SNHU men's soccer team Saturday night.

September 16, 2011
PREVIEW: No. 4 Penmen, No. 9 Ravens Meet in Key Men's Soccer Showdown
The fourth-ranked SNHU men's soccer team entertains No. 9 Franklin Pierce Saturday night.

September 14, 2011
Fourth-Ranked Men's Soccer Falls to Merrimack 3-2
The SNHU men's soccer team nearly rallied from a 3-0 deficit but fell 3-2 to Merrimack Wednesday night.

September 13, 2011
PREVIEW: No. 4 Men's Soccer Hosts Merrimack Wednesday Night.
The SNHU men's soccer team has moved up to No. 4 in the latest NSCAA poll and hosts Merrimack Wednesday night.

September 12, 2011
Student-Athlete Spotlight: Jon Brockway
Jon Brockway is featured in this week's edition of the Student-Athlete Spotlight

September 12, 2011
Chris Tsonis Named Northeast-10 Men's Soccer Player of the Week
Tsonis had both Penmen goals in a 2-0 week last week including a late goal against No. 4 Dowling.

September 10, 2011
No. 16 SNHU Blanks No. 4 Dowling in Men's Soccer Showdown
Chris Tsonis scored with just over 13 minutes left to lead the SNHU men's soccer team to a 1-0 win over Dowling.

September 9, 2011
PREVIEW: No. 16 SNHU, No. 4 Dowling Clash in Men's Soccer Saturday
SNHU and Dowling meet Saturday afternoon in an early battle of nationally-ranked teams.

September 7, 2011
No. 16 Men's Soccer Edges Hawks 1-0
Chris Tsonis' goal in the 33rd minute lifted SNHU to a 1-0 men's soccer victory over Saint Anselm Wednesday.

September 6, 2011
PREVIEW: No. 16 Men's Soccer Opens NE-10 Play Wednesday
The SNHU men's soccer team hosts Saint Anselm Wednesday night to open Northeast-10 play.

September 6, 2011
Toufik Named Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week
Freshman Mohamed Toufik was named the Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week in men's soccer Tuesday.

September 3, 2011
No. 16 Men's Soccer Blanks Queens in Season Opener
Mohammed Toufik scored twice as the SNHU men's soccer team opened with a 3-0 win over Queens (N.Y.)

August 31, 2011
Men's Soccer Looks to Continue Success with Mixture of Experience, Youth
The 2011 edition of the SNHU men's soccer team opens its 2011 season Satrurday when it hosts Queens (N.Y.).

August 23, 2011
Men's Soccer Selected Second in Northeast-10 Preseason Poll
The SNHU men's soccer team picked up two place votes and was selected second in the Northeast-10 preseason poll released Tuesday.

August 10, 2011
Men's Soccer Ranked No. 16 in NSCAA Preseason Poll
Coming off a 12-3-5 campaign, the SNHU men's soccer team is ranked No. 16 in the NSCAA Division II preseason poll.

August 4, 2011
Men's Soccer Announces 11 Newcomers for 2011
SNHU men's soccer coach Marc Hubbard announced 11 newcomers will be joining the program this fall, starting with preseason camp which opens August 14.

July 24, 2011
'Tsonis Has Provided Scoring Touch for Phantoms' - Portsmouth Herald 7/24/11
Chris Tsonis, who leads the New Hampshire Phantoms in scoring, is profiled in Sunday's Portsmouth Herald.