Teams from across the country to compete in 2021 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship in Orange Beach

November 25, 2021
Teams from across the country to compete in 2021 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship in Orange Beach

Ten teams, all from different states, will be competing in Orange Beach starting on November 30th at the 38th Annual NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship.

From November 30th to December 6th, the community is invited to come out to the Orange Beach Sportsplex and cheer on the collegiate women’s soccer teams from across the country as they compete for the tournament’s 38th annual crown. The first round kicks off Tuesday, November 30th at the Orange Beach Sportsplex. 

Opening round games were played November 18th-20th at sites across the country. (See the NAIA opening round recap: NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Opening Round Day Two Recap.)

ORANGE BEACH SPORTSPLEX SCHEDULE

Tuesday, November 30th - first round:

  • 1 p.m. - No. 8 University of the Cumberlands (Williamsburg, Kentucky) vs. No. 9 Westmont College (Santa Barbara, California)
  • 4 p.m. - No. 7 Aquinas College (Grand Rapids, Michigan) vs. No. 10 Oregon Tech (Klamath Falls, Oregon)

Thursday, December 2nd - quarterfinals:

  • 10 a.m. - No. 4 Central Methodist University (Fayette, Missouri) vs. No. 5 and defending champs Keiser University (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)  
  • 1 p.m. - Winner of Cumberlands-Westmont match vs. No. 1 William Carey University (Hattiesburg, Mississippi)
  • 4 p.m. - Winner of Aquinas-Oregon Tech match vs. No. 2 Spring Arbor University (Spring Arbor, Michigan)
  • 7 p.m. - No. 3 University of Tennessee Southern (Pulaski, Tennessee - formerly Martin Methodist College) vs. No. 6 Marian University (Indianapolis, Indiana)

The semifinals will be played on Saturday, December 4th at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. The championship will be played on Monday, December 6th at 1 p.m.  

View the 2021 NAIA Women's Soccer National Champion bracket.

Tickets are $15 for day passes. An All Tournament Pass is $35. Purchase tickets online. For more information, visit www.naia.org.

Past NAIA Women’s Soccer National Champions: 

  • 2020 - Keiser (FL) defeated William Carey (MS), 2-1 (OT) in Foley, Alabama.  
  • 2019 - Keiser (FL) defeated Marian (IND), 2-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama. 
  • 2018 - William Carey (MS) defeated Keiser (FL), 1-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2017 - Spring Arbor (MI) defeated Benedictine (KS), 2-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2016 - Northwestern Ohio defeated Spring Arbor (MI), 1-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2015 - Spring Arbor (MI) defeated Lindsey Wilson (KY), 3-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2014 - Lindsey Wilson (KY) defeated Northwestern Ohio, 3-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2013 - Concordia (OR) defeated Westmont (CA), 1-0 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2012 - Lindsey Wilson (KY) defeated Olivet Nazarene (IL), 3-2 in Orange Beach, Alabama
  • 2011 - Lee (TN) defeated Concordia (OR), 3-0 in Decatur, Alabama
  • 2010 - Lee (TN) defeated Hastings (NE), 3-0 in Decatur, Alabama
  • 2009 - Lee (TN) defeated Point Loma Nazarene (CA), 2-0 in Decatur, Alabama
  • 2008 - Lee (TN) defeated Concordia (OR), 3-0 in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • 2007 - Martin Methodist (TN) defeated Azusa Pacific (CA)    , 2-1 in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • 2006 - Lindsey Wilson (KY) defeated Azusa Pacific, 2-1 (4OT) in Olathe, Kansas
  • 2005 - Martin Methodist (TN) defeated  Lee (TN), 1-0 in Olathe, Kansas
  • 2004 - Lindsey Wilson (KY) defeated Concordia (OR), 2-0 in Santa Barbara, California
  • 2003 - Westmont (CA) defeated Lindsey Wilson (KY), 2-1 (SD-7OT) in Santa Barbara, California
  • 2002 - Westmont (CA) defeated Azusa Pacific (CA), 2-1 in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • 2001 - Westmont (CA) defeated Oklahoma City, 1-0 in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • 2000 - Simon Fraser (B.C.) defeated Lindenwood (MO), 1-0 (SD-5OT) in Miami, Florida
  • 1999 - Westmont (CA) defeated Transylvania (KY), 3-0 in Miami, Florida
  • 1998 - Azusa Pacific (CA) defeated Simon Fraser (B.C.), 2-1 in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1997 - Mobile (AL) defeated Simon Fraser (B.C.), 2-1 (OT) in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1996 - Simon Fraser (B.C.) defeated Mobile (AL), 3-2 (SD-5OT) in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1995 - Lynn (FL) defeated Lindenwood (MO), 4-1 in Mount Berry, Georgia
  • 1994 - Lynn (FL) defeated Park (MO), 3-1 in Mount Berry, Georgia
  • 1993 - Berry (GA) defeated Lynn (FL), 1-0 (SD-OT) in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • 1992 - Lynn (FL) defeated Pacific Lutheran (WA), 1-0 in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1991 - Pacific Lutheran (WA) defeated Missouri Valley (MO), 4-0 in Boca Raton, Florida
  • 1990 - Berry (GA) defeated Pacific Lutheran (WA), 3-1 (2OT) in Due West, South Carolina
  • 1989 - Pacific Lutheran (WA) defeated Berry (GA), 2-0 in Due West, South Carolina
  • 1988 - Pacific Lutheran (WA) defeated Hardin–Simmons (TX), 2-0 in Abilene, Texas
  • 1987 - Berry (GA) defeated Erskine (SC), 1-0 in Due West, South Carolina
  • 1986 - St. Mary’s (CA) defeated Berry (GA), 3-0 in Wilmington, Ohio
  • 1985 - Westmont (CA) defeated Puget Sound (WA), 4-2 in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1984 - St. Mary’s (CA) defeated Cardinal Newman (MO), 4-0 in Saint Louis, Missouri

View all championship stats on the NAIA website.