Badgers’ Drew Conner signs MLS deal with Chicago Fire

MADISON, Wis. – Wisconsin men’s soccer senior midfielder Drew Conner has been signed as a Homegrown Player by the Chicago Fire of Major League Soccer (MLS), the club announced on Thursday. A native of Cary, Illinois, Conner is a former Fire Academy and Premier Development League (PDL) product. The Fire also signed forward Joey Calistri, […]

TORONTO, ON - AUGUST 16:  Choe Sol Gyong of Korea DPR gets past Rose Lavelle of the United States during the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014 Quarter Final match between Korea DPR and the United States at the National Soccer Stadium on August 16, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

UW women’s soccer player Rose Lavelle earns USWNT call-up

MADISON, Wis. – Wisconsin women’s soccer junior midfielder Rose Lavelle has become one of the best players in college soccer. Now, she’s beginning to be regarded as one of the best at any level.  On Tuesday, Lavelle was called up to the full United States Women’s National Team by head coach Jill Ellis to take […]

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No. 21 Men’s soccer drops opener to San Francisco

Wisconsin men’s soccer came in with some good preseason hype, ranked No. 21 in the nation. However they were picked seventh in a tough Big Ten conference, and after Friday night it could be the latter that was more accurate. The Badgers opened the season in front of a crowd of 1,117 as part of […]


UW soccer teams to make live appearances on BTN in 2014 season

MADISON, Wis. — The Big Ten Network released its coverage plans for the 2014 men’s and women’s soccer seasons on Tuesday, which includes three Wisconsin matches, highlighted by the UW men’s soccer team hosting new conference member Rutgers for its first-ever Big Ten match in September. The Badger men will appear twice on live BTN broadcasts, hosting […]

Badgers A.J. Cochran selected in 1st round of MLS Superdraft

It's not often Wisconsin is producing Major League Soccer talent, but on Thursday the Badgers soccer program got its first ever first-round selection in the Major League Soccer draft. Defender A.J. Cochran left the Badgers a year early and signed as a Generation adidas player with MLS, and on Thursday his name was the 16th […]