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Men’s soccer season ends in the first round of nationals

Men’s soccer season ends in the first round of nationals

Connor Mcpherson

November 9, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Despite a furious comeback launched by Chico State, Cal State Los Angeles was able to get their third straight victory against the Wildcats, and ended their postseason hopes for a second time. Garrett Hogbin scored a goal at the 87th minute to cut LA’s lead to 2-1, but Chico couldn’t capitaliz...

Chico State downs UC San Diego in first playoff match

Chico State downs UC San Diego in first playoff match

Connor Mcpherson

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

They say a 2-0 lead is the worst kind of lead in soccer, but the Wildcats have proven otherwise. Coming off of a second straight 2-0 shutout against the 20th best team in the country in UC Sand Diego, Chico has proven that they are a force to be reckoned with not only in their conference, but in the n...

Men’s soccer successful on senior day

Men’s soccer successful on senior day

Connor Mcpherson

October 28, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Despite some questionable officiating, the Chico men’s soccer team was able to come away, not only with a 2-0 victory, but also with home-field advantage for the first round of the playoffs. Although they didn’t know it at the time, this game ended up being the first of two straight mat...

Chico State mentor leads by example, from coaching soccer to coaching life

Chico State mentor leads by example, from coaching soccer to coaching life

Wesley Harris

October 15, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Coach Felipe Restrepo, thrives for an impact even outside the lines of the soccer field. His aspirations for spreading the power of the game are a defining reason why his team has taken three expeditions to the National Collegiate Athletic Association Championship tournament. His start, at an astoni...

Men’s soccer sweeps home stand

Men’s soccer sweeps home stand

Wesley Harris

October 14, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Chico State flourished in a 2-0 win over rival Humboldt State Sunday afternoon, extending their winning streak to three games. The team dominated in controlling the ball, leaving a light load of work for the backline. Chico State came into the match Sunday riding two straight wins, lastly in a 1-0 mat...

Lewis, Egujie again lead Wildcats to victory

Lewis, Egujie again lead Wildcats to victory

Connor Mcpherson

October 12, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Coming off of a 1-0 victory, Chico men’s soccer has been fun for the fans to watch, as they haven’t seen an opposing goal scored at home in over 270 minutes of playtime. Goalkeeper Damion Lewis has been amazing at goalie, getting eight saves, and leading Chico to yet another shutout victory.C...

Men’s soccer jumps out early in Sunday Victory

Men’s soccer jumps out early in Sunday Victory

Wesley Harris

October 7, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Chico State soccer handled things early in Sunday’s two score shutout. The Wildcats had revenge on their minds after losing to University of California, Santa Cruz exactly one year ago. Chico came out of the gate scoring two goals in the first half to put an end to their last non-conference op...

Both Chico State soccer teams improve win streaks to four

Both Chico State soccer teams improve win streaks to four

Connor Mcpherson

September 28, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

The wins just keep pouring in for Chico State as both the men’s and women’s soccer teams picked up victories in San Bernardino. The Chico women dominated early, winning 2-0, while the men had a come-from-behind 2-1 win against the Coyotes. Both of these victories extend their winning s...

Chico State soccer flawless in Sunday victories

Chico State soccer flawless in Sunday victories

Wesley Harris

September 23, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Chico State Women’s soccer completed their third straight victory Sunday afternoon over California State University East Bay. Aiden Williams scored her first goal of the season in the win, and Jordan Dukakis delivered the second goal for the Wildcats in the 2-1 victory.Chico State entered the match...

Chico State Men’s Soccer take second loss of the season

Chico State Men’s Soccer take second loss of the season

Lucero Del Rayo-Nava

September 15, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

After an intense 90 minutes, Chico State men's soccer came up short Friday night against the California State Los Angeles Golden Eagles with a final score of 0-1.Both teams put up a strong fight not scoring at all in the first half. The Wildcats struggled to execute shots and did not make use of three ...

Wildcat of the week – Jeremiah Egujie

Wildcat of the week – Jeremiah Egujie

Andrew Baumgartner and Caitlyn Young

September 5, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports, Wildcat of the Week

Senior Jeremiah Egujie is a standout forward for the men's soccer team. Egujie scored both of the team's goals in the Wildcats opening day win. Egujie is looking to make a difference in his second season on the team after transferring from Arizona Western Community College. He is this week's Wildcat ...

Men’s Soccer triumphant in first game of season

Men’s Soccer triumphant in first game of season

Andrew Baumgartner

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Soccer, Sports

Chico State men's soccer started the season strong, defeating rival Seattle Pacific 2-0 on Thursday night in Chico. Senior Jeremiah Ugujie scored both the goals for the Wildcats in the victory. https://twitter.com/theorion_sports/status/1035384176256536577Andrew Baumgartner can be reached at [email protected] or @abaum94 on Twi...

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