• Poets announce hiring of Gerardo as new head coach
    March 09, 2011
    Poets announce hiring of Gerardo as new head coach Whittier College Director of Athletics Robert Coleman announced today the hiring of Monica Gerardo as the Poets’ new head women’s soccer coach.
  • Gervais resigns as head coach of women's soccer team
    December 09, 2010
    Gervais resigns as head coach of women's soccer team After four seasons at the helm of the women’s soccer program, head coach Nicole Gervais has resigned her position just one month after leading the Poets to their most wins since 2003.
  • SCIAC names Yamada first-team, Johiro second
    November 11, 2010
    SCIAC names Yamada first-team, Johiro second For the second time in as many seasons, Breeann Yamada was named to the All-SCIAC first-team as announced today by the conference. Shelly Johiro landed on the second-team; her first all-conference recognition of her career.
  • Poets blanked in season finale at Redlands
    October 30, 2010
    Poets blanked in season finale at Redlands It was a tough ending to a solid season for the Whittier College women’s soccer team as it allowed a season-high five goals in a shutout loss to the University of Redlands on Saturday night.
  • SCIAC names Smith Athlete of the Week
    October 27, 2010
    SCIAC names Smith Athlete of the Week The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its annual Athletes of the Week and Andrea Smith was honored on the female side after she helped the Poets to a 3-0 win over SOKA last Wednesday evening.
  • Whittier falls inches short in 2-0 loss to No. 20 Cal Lutheran
    October 27, 2010
    Whittier falls inches short in 2-0 loss to No. 20 Cal Lutheran A matter of inches is all that separated the Whittier College women’s soccer team and No. 20 Cal Lutheran as the Regals escaped the Graham Soccer Field with a 2-0 win on Wednesday evening.
  • Poets bounced from playoff picture after 1-0 loss
    October 23, 2010
    Poets bounced from playoff picture after 1-0 loss Occidental kept its hopes for a SCIAC title alive while it knocked out the Whittier College women’s soccer team from playoff contention with a 1-0 win on Saturday night.
  • Seniors shine in 3-0 rout of SOKA
    October 20, 2010
    Seniors shine in 3-0 rout of SOKA Andrea Smith and Rachel Bushman had a senior night to remember as they led the Whittier College women’s soccer team to a 3-0 win over SOKA University of America on Wednesday evening at the Graham Soccer Field.
  • Poets win second straight, beat Marymount 2-0
    October 18, 2010
    Poets win second straight, beat Marymount 2-0 For the sixth time this season the Whittier College women’s soccer team kept a clean sheet as it defeated Marymount (Calif.), 2-0, on Monday evening at the Graham Soccer Field in a non-conference match-up.
  • Poets break through off corner, down La Verne 1-0
    October 16, 2010
    Poets break through off corner, down La Verne 1-0 Homecoming weekend was a good one for the Whittier College women’s soccer team as the Poets earned the season sweep of the University of La Verne behind a 1-0 win on Saturday morning at the Graham Soccer Field.
  • Whittier falls in final five minutes to Claremont-M-S
    October 13, 2010
    Whittier falls in final five minutes to Claremont-M-S For over 90 percent of the game, the Whittier College women’s soccer team held Claremont-M-S scoreless on Wednesday evening but the Athenas broke though at the 85 minute mark en route to a 1-0 win.
  • Pomona-Pitzer holds off Poets in SCIAC tilt
    October 09, 2010
    Pomona-Pitzer holds off Poets in SCIAC tilt On a hot and sunny day at the Graham Soccer Field, Pomona-Pitzer scored the lone goal of the contest off a corner kick in the first half to earn the 1-0 win over the Whittier College women’s soccer team on Saturday afternoon.
  • Poets held scoreless in loss to Redlands
    October 06, 2010
    Poets held scoreless in loss to Redlands It was the last game of the first round of conference competition and the Whittier College women’s soccer team lost some ground on fourth place Redlands behind a 3-0 loss to the Bulldogs on Wednesday evening.
  • Whittier falls to unbeaten Cal Lutheran, 1-0
    October 02, 2010
    Whittier falls to unbeaten Cal Lutheran, 1-0 The Whittier College women’s soccer team pushed unbeaten Cal Lutheran for all 90 minutes but couldn’t find a goal as the Regals escaped with a 1-0 win over the Poets on Saturday afternoon.
  • Poets overcome 2-0 deficit, tie Occidental in double overtime
    September 29, 2010
    Poets overcome 2-0 deficit, tie Occidental in double overtime The Whittier College women’s soccer team battled back from a 2-0 halftime deficit to earn a 2-2, double overtime, tie with Occidental College on Wednesday evening at the Graham Soccer Field.
  • Whittier held scoreless in 4-0 loss to Chapman
    September 25, 2010
    Whittier held scoreless in 4-0 loss to Chapman On a hot Saturday morning in Orange, Calif., the Chapman University Panthers scored two goals in each the first and second halves as they blanked the Poets, 4-0, at Wilson Field.
  • Poets net first conference win since 2005
    September 22, 2010
    Poets net first conference win since 2005 November 2, 2005, was the last time the Whittier College women’s soccer team earned a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win but all that changed as the Poets defeated La Verne, 2-0, on Wednesday afternoon.
  • First half woes hurt Poets in loss to Claremont-M-S
    September 18, 2010
    First half woes hurt Poets in loss to Claremont-M-S The Whittier defense clamped down in the second half as it limited Claremont-M-S to just six shots but it wasn’t enough as the Poets dropped their second straight SCIAC game on Saturday afternoon at the Graham Soccer Field.
  • Two first half goals proves difference in loss to Sagehens
    September 15, 2010
    Two first half goals proves difference in loss to Sagehens The Whittier College women’s soccer team dropped its first game of the season on Wednesday evening, 2-0, to Pomona-Pitzer in the SCIAC opener for both squads.
  • Johiro's overtime goal gives Poets 1-0 win over SOKA
    September 12, 2010
    Johiro's overtime goal gives Poets 1-0 win over SOKA Whittier College scored the game’s only goal in the final minute of the first overtime as the Poets improved to 2-0-1 with a 1-0 win over SOKA University of American on Sunday afternoon.
  • Whittier plays Choctaws 0-0 draw in home opener
    September 04, 2010
    Whittier plays Choctaws 0-0 draw in home opener The Poets had its chances in waning moments of the second overtime against Mississippi College on Saturday afternoon but both opportunities came up short as the Poets played the Choctaws to a 0-0, double overtime, tie at the Graham Soccer Field.
  • Whittier blanks Marymount, 1-0, in season opener
    September 02, 2010
    Whittier blanks Marymount, 1-0, in season opener The Whittier College women’s soccer team needed only one goal to earn its first win of the season as the Poets blanked Marymount (Calif.), 1-0, on Wednesday evening at the Home Depot Center Field #5.
  • YouTube Preview: 2010 Women's Soccer
    August 30, 2010
    YouTube Preview: 2010 Women's Soccer Women's soccer head coach Nicole Gervais and sophomore back Breeann Yamada joined WCPoets.com to talk about the team's expectations, the schedule and much more.
  • Poets release 2010 women's soccer schedule
    May 19, 2010
    Poets release 2010 women's soccer schedule There will be no trips out to the Midwest but the Whittier College women’s soccer team will still see new teams added to their schedule as head coach Nicole Gervais has officially released the 2010 season schedule for the Poets.