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Flaws' final Illini soccer season ends in first round of Big Ten tournament

By Daniel Collins

December 9, 2015


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By Daniel Collins Assistant sports editorDespite having one of the most lethal scoring options in collegiate women’s soccer, the Illini failed to execute in crucial times during this season.Illinois’ 2015 campaign started off on the right foot, but the team ultimately fell short of its goals and was ...

Illinois soccer struggles in Big Ten openers

Illinois soccer struggles in Big Ten openers

By Matt Gertsmeier

September 20, 2015


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The Illinois soccer team was struck with an unfamiliar feeling this weekend. After outscoring opponents 16-6 in the first seven games of the season, the Illini were nearly shutout in their Big Ten season-opening matches this weekend.The Illini kicked off conference play with a road trip to Indiana. Ill...

Illini soccer takeaways from this past week

Illini soccer takeaways from this past week

By Jon Joffe

September 14, 2015


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Illinois head coach Janet Rayfield and the Illini soccer team didn’t really know what to expect from Northern Kentucky before the two teams faced off Friday.As a result – in terms of preparation – Illinois implemented a simple game plan.The Illini wanted to see what the Norse would give them.What Il...

Robishaw down and out for Illini soccer

Robishaw down and out for Illini soccer

By Matt Gertsmeier

September 10, 2015


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While the Illinois soccer team (5-1-0) scrimmaged and practiced free kicks during Wednesday’s practice to prepare for Friday’s match against Northern Kentucky (4-0-0), midfielder Reagan Robishaw limped around the sidelines and into the team huddles with a bulky brace on her leg.The senior will unde...

Flaws nets hat trick in Illinois soccer's victory over St. Louis

Flaws nets hat trick in Illinois soccer's victory over St. Louis

By Matt Gertsmeier

August 31, 2015


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Typically after a goal is scored in soccer, the scoring team huddles around the scoring player in celebration. That was not the case for Jannelle Flaws during the first goal of the Illinois’s 3-1 victory against St. Louis on Sunday. After a perfectly executed two-on-one pass in the box...

Robishaw’s work on the flank downs Oakland

Robishaw’s work on the flank downs Oakland

By Daniel Collins

August 22, 2015


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Reagan Robishaw played a big role in getting Jannelle Flaws two steps closer to etching her name atop Illinois’ all-time goals scored list on Friday. Flaws netted a pair of goals in the Illini’s 4-1 victory against the visiting Oakland Golden Grizzlies of Rochester, Michigan. The redshirt senior, who now has 45 career goals, surp...