Oct 27, 2018

Bruins Fall To Blues On The Road

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

WALLA WALLA --- The George Fox men's soccer team took to the road Saturday, dropping a tough conference matchup to Whitman, 4-0.  

Recap:

In the opening sequence of play, the Bruins and the Blues took turns exchanging shots, but it was Whitman who struck first. A goal in the 36th minute set the score at 1-0.

The Bruins held the Blues scoreless through the remainder of the first half.

Whitman found the back of the net in the 54th and 68th minute to widen the gap to 3-0.

The Bruins had a difficult time setting up their offense late and were ultimately unable to overcome the deficit on the road.

Top Performers:

Freshmen Simon Dye and Jared Mclnnes registered the two shots on target for the Bruins.

What It Means:

The Bruins drop to 1-8-3 in conference play and 2-11-3 overall.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins continue their road trip against Whitworth tomorrow at 2:30 pm.