LSU Lady Tigers soccer
|LSU Lady Tigers soccer|
|University||Louisiana State University|
|Location||Baton Rouge, LA|
|Head Coach||Brian Lee (9th year)|
|Stadium||LSU Soccer Stadium
|Colors||Purple and Gold
|NCAA Tournament Appearances|
|2007, 2008, 2009, 2011|
The LSU Lady Tigers soccer team represents the Louisiana State University in the sport of soccer. The Lady Tigers compete in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) and the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The Lady Tigers play their home games at the LSU Soccer Stadium on the university's Baton Rouge, Louisiana campus, and are currently led by head coach Brian Lee.
- 1 History
- 2 National Soccer Coaches Association of America
- 3 Stadium
- 4 Practice and Training facilities
- 5 Head coaches
- 6 Year-by-year results
- 7 See also
- 8 References
- 9 External links
The LSU Lady Tigers soccer team's first season was in 1995. The first coach of the Lady Tigers was Miriam Hickey (1995-1996) who compiled a record of 22-17-1 (.563) at LSU. The second coach in LSU soccer history was Gregg Boggs (1997-1999). He coached the Lady Tigers to a record of 12-44-3 (.229). In 2000, George Fotopoulos (2000-2004) was hired as head coach of the LSU soccer team and amassed a record of 52-39-8-49 (.566) during his 5 years at LSU. During George Fotopoulos' final season in 2004, his wife Danielle Fotopoulos was hired as co-head coach of the LSU soccer team. During her only season at LSU, she along with her husband compiled a record of 8-11-1 (.425) in 2004. The Lady Tigers brought in a new head coach for the 1981 season.
In 2005, Brian Lee (2005-Present) was named head soccer coach at LSU. During his tenure the Lady Tigers have compiled a record of 79-47-25 (.606) and have won 4 SEC West Division titles in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2011.
National Soccer Coaches Association of America
|Malorie Rutledge||2008-3rd Team, 2009-3rd Team|
LSU Soccer Stadium
The LSU Soccer Stadium is a soccer facility located on the campus of Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA. The facility, built in 1996, serves as the home of the LSU Lady Tigers soccer team. The two-level stadium has a seating capacity of 2,197.
Practice and Training facilities
LSU Indoor Practice facility
The LSU Indoor Practice Facility, built in 1991, is a climate-controlled 8,250 square feet facility. It is used when inclement weather prevents the soccer team from practicing at the LSU Soccer Stadium. It holds the 100-yd Anderson-Feazel LSU Indoor field. The playing surface is Momentum Field Turf by SportExe.
Strength and Conditioning facility
The weight room is located in the LSU Football Operations Center is over 10,000 square feet and has over 30,000 pounds of weights and equipment. It includes 16 multi-purpose platform, bench, incline, squat and Olympic lifting stations along with 12 dumbbell bench stations. It is also equipped with medicine balls, hurdles, plyometric boxes and assorted speed and agility equipment. The weight room also features 2 treadmills, 4 stationary bikes and 2 elliptical cross trainers in addition to medicine balls, hurdles, plyometric boxes and assorted speed and agility equipment. The floor is a flat, stable surface for the athletes to lift without worrying about raised platforms. The weight room is also outfitted with 2 - 58' inch flat screen plasmas, 2 - 40 inch LCD flat screen monitors and 5 televisions for multimedia presentations during lifting groups. The football, baseball and women’s soccer teams utilize the facility.
|Name||Years||Record at LSU|
|Miriam Hickey||1995-1996||22-17-1 Overall, 7-9 SEC|
|Gregg Boggs||1997-1999||12-44-3 Overall, 5-20 SEC|
|George Fotopoulos||2000-2004||52-39-8 Overall, 12-28-6 SEC|
|Danielle Fotopoulos||2004||8-11-1 Overall, 2-8-1 SEC|
|Brian Lee||2005–Present||97-64-31 Overall, 49-36-16 SEC|
|LSU Lady Tigers (Southeastern Conference) (1995–present)|
|2004||George Fotopoulos & Danielle Fotopoulos||8-11-1||2-8-1||6th||West|
|2007||Brian Lee||12-5-7||5-2-4||1st||West||NCAA Tournament|
|2008||Brian Lee||14-4-2||7-3-1||1st||West||NCAA Tournament|
|2009||Brian Lee||15-4-5||8-2-1||1st||West||NCAA Tournament|
|2011||Brian Lee||13-8-1||8-3||1st||West||NCAA Tournament|