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Micky Blythe's five-year plan for Medaille men's soccer was far ahead of schedule, but it never reached completion. Medaille Athletics officials confirmed Wednesday that the fourth-year head coach, who took the Mavericks to the NCAA Tournament in 2017, had been dismissed. "This is a personnel decision and Medaille does not comment on employee departures," the Mavs' d…

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There's a sense of belief on the 2018 D'Youville women's soccer team. No matter that the Spartans lost their first eight games this year, or that they hadn't scored a league goal in nearly 300 minutes entering the playoffs. DYC has hopped hurdles such as these all season, and even in the dreary, bone-chilling rain-wind mix on Saturday at Dobson Field, Jim Hesch's squad …

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The year after a college program reaches the NCAA Tournament can be uncomfortable, especially if it's not a regular occurrence. Expectations of a repeat effort rise, while conference foes suddenly are hungry to dethrone the defending champions. After losing in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference playoffs in his first two years at the helm of the Mavs, head coac…