VIDEO — College goals of the year: Fancy footwork from High Point to UMBC


The college soccer season reaches its apex with this weekend’s College Cup games, so we thought we’d review what you may have missed along the way in 2014.

So before Virginia, UMBC, Providence and UCLA flesh out the men’s side this weekend, finding a match for Florida State which won the women’s side, let’s take a gander at some gorgeous goals.

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First up, the men and ladies with the fancy feet:

UMBC’s Kay Banjo goes backheel


Rhode Island’s Mike Casey with a diving header golden goal


Buffalo: Russell Cicerone hits the brakes, curls one home


UCLA women: Taylor Smith with a thrilling dribble

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High Point: Mamadee Nyepon bulls his way through the box


George Mason: Timi Mulgrew


North Carolina: Tyler Engel freezes the keeper on the goal line