Sep 02, 2017

Bruins Fall to 'Roos in Non-Conference Matchup

A Winning Tradition

 
  • Two NCCAA National Championships (1988, 1990)
  • Four NCCAA National Tournaments (1986, 1987, 1988, 1990)
  • Four NCCAA District/Regional Championships (1986, 1987, 1988, 1990)
  • Six NCCAA District/Regional Tournaments (1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990)
  • One NAIA National Tournament (1993)
  • One NAIA Regional/Area Championship (1993)
  • Three NAIA Regional/Area Tournaments (1993, 1996, 1998)
  • Two NAIA District Championships (1990, 1993)
  • Five NAIA District Tournaments (1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993)
  • Two Northwest Conference Tournaments (1995, 1996)
  • One Cascade Conference Tournament (1994)
  • Four NAIA Top 25 National Rankings (1992, 1993, 1994, 1995)
  • One NCCAA National Player of the Year (Dan LaVeine, 1990)
  • One NSCAA/Umbro National Goalkeeper of the Year (Jeff Nelson, 1994)
  • One NAIA Area Coach of the Year
  • One NAIA District Coach of the Year
  • 34 All-Americans 
  • 16 Academic All-Americans 
  • 11 players signed to professional contracts
 

By: Jake Bienvenue

SHERMAN, Texas --- The George Fox men's soccer team continued road play in Texas Saturday with a matchup against Austin College, losing 3-0.

Recap:

It was the 'Roos who struck first in this one with a goal in the 10th minute, coming from a free kick.

A George Fox corner kick from Isaiah Carrillo was nearly headed in by senior defender Austin Ziegeler, coming close to evening the score at one.

Austin struck again with a goal in the 23rd minute, widening the gap and setting the score at 2-0.

Two quick shots from George Fox weren't enough to score as the 'Roos managed to put one more in the net in the 35th minute, setting the score at 3-0 heading into halftime.

The second half was much more competitive as George Fox held the opposition scoreless, but were themselves unable to narrow the deficit through the final 45.

Top Performers:

Bruins' Bryce Towne, Daniel Alonzo and Isaiah Carrillo all tallied two shots each to lead the offense.

What It Means:

The Bruins open their road trip 0-2.

What's Next:

The Bruins play one more game on their road trip with a matchup against Texas-Dallas at 2:00pm Sunday, Sept. 3.