2014 Brandeis Women's Soccer News

May 1, 2015
Announcing the 2015 Departmental Award Winners!
At the annual end of the season brunch, these outstanding student-athletes were honored!

January 15, 2015
Dallamora to be presented with NSCAA Award of Excellence on Friday
On Friday morning, the National Soccer Coaches Association of America will present Denise Dallamora with its Women’s Committee Award of Excellence at its annual convention in Philadelphia. Click to read more about the award and find more articles on Denise's storied career.

December 5, 2014
Edalati, Robinson, Eddy named NSCAA All-New England
Leading scorer Sapir Edalati was a first-team All-Region selection, making her eligible for All-America honors, while junior midfielder Mathilde Robinson and senior back Emma Eddy made the third team.

November 16, 2014
Women's soccer season comes to close with 2-1 loss to Misericordia in NCAA 2nd Round
Melissa Darling scored in the 77th minute, eight minutes after the Judges had fallen behind, but the home team answered with just under 2:30 left in regulation.

November 15, 2014
Women move past Penn State-Behrend, 2-0, advance to 2nd round of tournament
Goals by Cidney Moscovitch and Holly Szafran helped the Judges earn a second-round date with 11th-ranked Misericordia.

November 13, 2014
Robinson named first-team All-UAA for women's soccer
The Judges added two forwards - Sapir Edalati and Samantha Schwartz - to the second team and two backs - Emma Eddy and Haley Schachter - and a goalkeeper - Alexis Grossman - to the honorable mention roll.

November 10, 2014
Back to the Dance! Women's soccer returns to NCAAs for 3rd time in 5 years
The Judges earned an at-large berth and will take on Penn State Behrend on Nov. 15 at Misericordia in Dallas, Pa., at 7:30 p.m.

November 8, 2014
Women battle to scoreless draw at NYU, sets record for fewest goals allowed in regular season
The Judges recorded their 12th shutout of the season and outshot their rivals, 21-9. Brandeis finishes their regular season at 12-4-2, 2-3-2 and fifth place in the UAA.

November 2, 2014
Brandeis women fall to #16 Chicago, 2-0
The Judges were unable to pull a second-straight upset on the road, falling to host Chicago on two first-half goals.

October 31, 2014
Schwartz puts home the lone goal to upset Washington on the road, 1-0
The Judges were able to convert the only goal of the match to upset UAA rival, the Washington University Bears.

October 30, 2014
Three from Brandeis soccer named to Capital One Academic All-District teams, selected by CoSIDA
Michelle Savuto of the women was honored for her academics for the second time in her career, while Tyler Savonen and Conor Lanahan were honored for the first time.

October 20, 2014
Dallamora and Coven featured in Oct. 20 Boston Globe Sports
Stan Grossfeld of the Globe wrote about the Judges' 77 years of soccer coaching excellence.

October 19, 2014
Late goal gives Brandeis women 1-1 tie with #9 Emory
Junior Melissa Darling had two terrific plays on defense then assisted Samantha Schwartz's game-winner in the 85th minute.

October 17, 2014
Women suffer second straight loss, falling to UAA opponent #5 Carnegie Mellon 1-0
The Brandeis women's soccer team looked to bounce back after a tough loss last weekend but was stopped by UAA #5 Carnegie Mellon.

October 11, 2014
Win streak snapped as #20 Brandeis women’s soccer gets blanked by Rochester, 2-0
The #20 Brandeis women's soccer team surrendered the most goals in a game this season against UAA opponent the University of Rochester in a 2-0 loss.

October 7, 2014
1-0 win over Eastern Nazarene makes it 11 in a row for #20 women
The Judges returned to the NSCAA Division III rankings by blanking their eighth-straight opponent thanks to an early Samantha Schwartz goal.

October 5, 2014
#24 women extend winning streak to 10 in a row
The Judges blanked Case, 1-0, in their UAA opener. Sapir Edalati headed home a Holly Szafran corner in the 12th minute for the game-winner.

October 2, 2014
Edalati, Lanahan earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors for Sept. 29
It was the second week in a row for Sapir Edalati as offensive player of the week, and the first time in the career for Conor Lanahan on defense.

September 30, 2014
#24 women's soccer rolls to ninth-straight win, 5-0, over Smith
Sapir Edalati had two more goals and an assist to lead the Judges to their program-record-tying ninth win in a row, sixth by shutout.

September 27, 2014
Women's soccer topples #11 Bowdoin, 1-0, to run winning streak to eight
Senior Emma Eddy anchored a Judge defense that held the Polar Bears to just five shots and assisted the game-winning goal in the 79th minute.

September 23, 2014
Women's soccer pushes streak to seven with 1-0 win at Wellesley
Samantha Schwartz's 14th-minute goal stood up as the Judges blanked their fourth-straight opponent. Brandeis's streak is the longest since 2010.

September 22, 2014
Three earn UAA Soccer Player of the Week honors
Michael Soboff and Sapir Edalati both earned Offensive honors, while Robbie Lynch took home defensive kudos.

September 20, 2014
Edalati paces women to sixth-straight win, 1-0, over Lesley
The Judges extended their winning streak to six matches, their longest since 2010, after Holly Szafran found Edalati in the 79th minute.

September 17, 2014
Edalati, Szafran star for women's soccer in 4-0 win over Gordon
Sapir Edalati had two goals, and Holly Szafran had a pair of assists as the Judges ran their winning streak to five.

September 16, 2014
Schachter named UAA Defensive Player of the Week
Junior Haley Schachter anchored a back line that held two opponents to six shots total, while scoring a game-winning goal of her own.

September 13, 2014
Women’s Soccer blanks Mass-Boston, 3-0, as they continue the streak
Cidney Moscovitch scored twice and led the team to a win over the UMass-Boston Beacons.

September 9, 2014
Women's soccer rolls past Bridgewater State, 6-1
Sapir Edalati was involved in three goals in the first 7:28, garnering two assists and a goal, as the Judges had their biggest offensive output in a year and eight days.

September 6, 2014
Schwartz's three-point day leads women's soccer past Lasell, 2-1
Rookie Samantha Schwartz set up Sapir Edalati on the first goal, then converted from Holly Szafran for the game-winner.

August 31, 2014
Dallamora reaches 300-win plateau thanks to Schwartz goal
Denise became the third D3 women's coach from New England to reach the milestone as the rookie scored in the 60th minute.

August 29, 2014
MIT spoils Dallamora's first bid at #300, 1-0
A 13th-minute goal stood up as the Engineers handed the Judges a loss in their home opener. Holly Szafran had one of two Brandeis shots on goal.

August 29, 2014
Tonight's the night: WSoccer home opener vs MIT at 6 p.m.
There will be free food and fun at Gordon Field as head coach Denise Dallamora goes for win #300 against the Engineers! Read more about Denise's journey here.

June 26, 2014
Baldwin returns to Brandeis women's soccer as associate head coach
Kerry (O'Malley) Baldwin returns to the Judges' sideline after successful stints at Division I schools St. Bonaventure and Harvard.