UIC defeated Green Bay 2-1 at Flames Field for its 15th regular-season win, a program best. Jorge Alvarez scored the go-ahead goal in the 84th minute as the Flames captured their ninth-straight win to end the regular season with an unblemished 7-0-0 Horizon League record.
UIC men's soccer alum Jay DeMerit officially announced his retirement from professional soccer on Thursday, bringing his 10-year career to a close. DeMerit played in a total of 284 games during his tenure with Watford FC and Vancouver Whitecaps FC, while also making 26 appearances as a member of the U.S. national team.
UIC head men's soccer coach Sean Phillips announced the release of the Flames' 2014 schedule on Tuesday. UIC will host a total of 10 matches at Flames Field, including exhibitions against Saint Louis and Bradley, and is set to take on six 2013 NCAA Tournament participants.
UIC head men's soccer coach Sean Phillips announced the Flames' 2014 recruiting class on Thursday. The group is comprised of six products out of Illinois who have a collection of championship experience at the high school and club levels.
The Flames came away with their eighth-consecutive victory after scoring two goals in the final 10 minutes of regulation to take a 3-1 win against Drake at Flames Field. UIC's victory against Drake marked their 14th on the season, setting a new program record for regular season wins.
Following the 2014 FIFA World Cup match between the United States and Germany on Thursday (June 26), UIC head men's soccer coach Sean Phillips took a moment to speak with ABC 7 Chicago on the growing popularity of soccer.