Sydney Squires
Sydney  Squires


Hudson, Wisc.

High School:
Hudson HS



Gophers Upset No. 25 Michigan, 1-0

Wodnick scores the golden goal to lead Gophers to semifinals


Schultz Scores Golden Goal in 2OT

The Gophers sweep the weekend with wins over Purdue and Indiana


McCloskey Scores in Gophers 3-1 Loss

Freshman Rachel McCloskey broke Auburn's 300 minute shut out streak with a goal in the 33rd minute


Gophers Fall to Rebels in Double OT

Stiever and Kolander score goals in the Gophers 3-2 loss


Gophers Shutout SDSU, 2-0

Sydney Squires and Simone Kolander help lift Gophers over Jackrabbits

Named First-Team All-Big Ten • scored a co-Big Ten leading 14 goals, and finished with a team-leading 31 total points • Tied a program-record with four goals against Iowa State and also added an assist • Was named Big Ten Player of the Week and United Soccer Coaches Player of the Week on Aug. 29 after her Iowa State performance • Was named the Gophers first ever NCAA Player of the Week on Aug. 29 after her Iowa State performance • Was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week a second time on Oct. 10 after three goals in two Big Ten wins over Indiana and Purdue • Finished the season with 14 goals, good enough for eighth most in a single season at Minnesota • Finished with five game-winning goals, which ties her for the second most in a single-season at Minnesota • Finished with 31 career goals, the seventh most in program history • Game-By-Game: Scored a game-winning goal against North Dakota State in the home opening, 3-0 win • Scored four goals and added one assist against Iowa State • Scored two goals against Utah State in the 5-0 victory • Assisted on the Julianna Gernes go-ahead goal against Michigan with just over four minutes to go in the 2-2 draw • Scored two, including the game-winner, in the Gophers 7-1 rout of Michigan State... Squires also added one assist in the win • Netted the game-winning goal against No. 16 Rutgers on the road with just a few minutes remaining in the contest • Beat the Indiana goalkeeper twice in a 3-2 victory over the Hoosiers at home • Put in her only unassisted goal of the season against Purdue, which ended up being the game-winner in the 2-0 shutout win • Scored her final goal of the season against Illinois on the road in the 4-0 win. 

Named Most Outstanding Offensive Player at the B1G Tournament and to the All-Tournament Team • scored a goal in B1G Tournament championship win over Rutgers • tallied a goal and assist in B1G Tournament win over Indiana • recorded two goals in shutout win vs. Maryland  scored game-winning goal at Michigan State • recorded a goal in win at Indiana • scored goal in win over Ohio State • tallied an assist vs. Eastern Michigan • recorded goal in win against North Dakota. 

Played in each of the 22 games this season • found the back of the net against Illinois off of an assist from teammate Molly Fiedler (10/28) • tallied an unassisted goal in the Gophers win at Nebraska and assisted in one of Simone Kolander’s goals (10/8) • recorded a goal in the Minnesota victory against Purdue off an assist from April Bockin (9/25) • assisted in the Simone Kolander’s game-winning goal at Penn State (9/20) • netted a goal at Ohio State (9/17) • assisted in Julianna Gernes’ goal against Nebraska-Omaha (9/13) • scored in Minnesota’s first game of the season against North Dakota State off an assist from Josee Stiever (8/21). 

Saw action in 14 games during her rookie season • tallied an assist in the match against Michigan (9/12) • scored against South Dakota State off an assist from Josee Stiever (08/31) • notched the game-winning goal for Minnesota against Marquette (08/29) • opened her college career with two goals and one assist against Stetson (8/22).

Born Nov. 13, 1995 • daughter of Joe and Mary Squires • has one brother (Aaron) • undecided on major • enjoys watching Netflix, reading sleeping, hanging out with friends, eating.

Sydney Squires's Career Statistics
2017 19 14 3 31 51 22
2016 23 8 2 18 50 21
2015 22 5 3 13 33 12
2014 14 4 2 10 26 11
Career Totals 78 31 10 72 160 66


Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

12/8/2017 - W. Soccer

Head Coach Stefanie Golan announced that 2018 seniors Emily Heslin and Emily Peterson will lead the Maroon and Gold.

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - W. Soccer

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

11/29/2017 - W. Soccer

The United Soccer Coaches named a pair of University of Minnesota soccer players to the All-Midwest Region Teams yesterday.

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