Sep 30, 2017

Bruins Host Lutes In NWC Match-up

A Winning Tradition

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

By: Jake Bienvenue

NEWBERG, Ore. --- The George Fox men's soccer team hosted Pacific Lutheran on Saturday, losing the tough conference matchup, 3-0.

Recap:

It was the Lutes who struck first, netting a goal in the second minute of play to put the Bruins down by one.

After a back-and-forth first half, the Lutes managed to strike again in the 39th minute.

The second half began with another goal by Pacific Lutheran, widening the lead, 3-0.

Trevor Martin had shots on goal in the 65th and 71st minute that were both saved by the opposing keeper.

Top Performers:

Martin led the Bruins with two shots in the contest. Andrew Phillis also contributed on the defensive end with three saves.

What It Means:

The Bruins move to 4-7 overall and 2-3 in conference play.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins host Puget Sound for a conference matchup Sunday, Oct. 1, at 12:00pm.