The Rutgers women's soccer team spent an entire season trying to hide it. And up until the final second faded off the clock yesterday afternoon, the stat sheets this season barely hinted at the cold fact that the Scarlet Knights were a battered team.
The 2006 season was supposed to be a rebuilding year for the Rutgers women's soccer program. Not even the incoming freshman class — ranked 16th in the country — was expected to immediately fill the void left by players like future Olympic superstar Carli Lloyd.
Rutgers Athletic Director Tim Pernetti suspended Glenn Crooks yesterday for tonight's women's soccer matchup against Syracuse at Yurcak Field.