Why Honored: 2018 was a special year for both the WTAMU men’s and women’s soccer programs. The men scored 67 goals throughout the season, averaging 2.91 per game. They ended the season with an overall record of 17-3-3, going 11-2-1 in conference play. The Buffs found the end of their season during the NCAA quarterfinal round of play, ending one of the best seasons in program history with a loss to Cal Poly Pomona.
The women had an equally impressive season, scoring 43 goals and averaging 2.05 per game. They ended their year with a record of 15-3-3 and 10-1-1 in conference. The Lady Buffs also earned their spot in the NCAA quarterfinals, before falling to UC San Diego. It was the programs second appearance in the final eight and the first since 2009.