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Changing the culture

By Chris Bils

August 15, 2013

The 2012 season of Ashland women’s soccer was full of frustration. After getting all the way to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament championship in 2011, the team got back to work in August with high hopes. Most of the pieces were in place from the year before, and head c...

Shaping up for a new season

By Chris Bils

August 22, 2012

As Ashland women’s soccer coach Glenn Francis points out, the average midfielder runs three to five miles each game. As he also points out, his team only has four full days of practice before its first preseason game. To make sure his team is fit, Francis puts his team through a series of fitness tes...