Sep 17, 2017

Bruins Drop Game Against Pirates

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

SPOKANE, Wash. --- The George Fox men's soccer team traveled to Spokane on Sunday for a conference matchup against the Whitworth Pirates, losing a tough game, 4-0.


The Bruins began the game strong as senior midfielder Sean Owens had two shots on goal in just the first 13 minutes of play.

The Pirates got their offense going early, however, tallying four goals in just over nine minutes of play.

George Fox stayed aggressive throughout the first half but were unable to find the back of the net as the first half ended, 4-0.

The Bruin offense got it going in the second half, registering 10 shots against the opposition.

Although George Fox held the Pirates scoreless in the second half, they were unable to score as the time ran down.

Top Performers:

Moises Manon led the Bruin offense with three shots, while Hector Jimenez, Sean Owens, Grant Basquez and Kody Ulrich contributed two apiece.

What It Means:

The Bruins move to 3-5 on the season and 1-1 in conference play.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins host conference-rival Linfield on Friday at 6:00pm.