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Men’s soccer team sends off senior stars

Men’s soccer team sends off senior stars

December 15, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Matt Hurlow and Russell Ellyson have been a part of some great teams.Both have made it to the NCAA Championships and set records that will be hard to beat all the while having the time of their lives playing the sport they love at Chico State. They are part of five departing seniors that include defenders...

Men’s soccer team loses 1-0 to Cal State Stanislaus

Men’s soccer team loses 1-0 to Cal State Stanislaus

Carlos Islas

October 6, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Chico State men’s soccer team managed to keep the Cal State Stanislaus Warriors' high-powered offense at bay but failed to find the back of the net and lost 1-0 at home on Oct. 4. Chico State’s record dropped to 4-4-1 overall while the conference record stands at 2-2-0.First Half: The first half saw bo...

Chico State men’s soccer team beats Humboldt State 1-0

Chico State men’s soccer team beats Humboldt State 1-0

Kenta Mcafee

September 27, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Chico State Men's soccer team took on Humboldt State on Sept. 25, looking to capitalize on a two-game winning streak and win its first conference game. The game ended 1-0 with a win for the Wildcats.The 'Cats were fired up from the start, with Matt Hurlow leading the charge by scoring from a penalty ki...

Chico beats Holy Names 2-1 in men’s soccer home opener

Chico beats Holy Names 2-1 in men’s soccer home opener

Julie Ortega

September 22, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Chico State men’s soccer team defeated Holy Names University in its home opener, 2-1. Both goals came from junior forward, Omar Nuno. The Wildcats had a slow start in the first half. The first goal of the game came from Holy Names University during the 38th minute when Ignacio Alvarez, senior midfi...

Hurlow aims to set new goal record

Hurlow aims to set new goal record

Carlos Islas

September 5, 2015


Filed under Soccer, Sports

After leading the Chico State men’s soccer team in goals and points scored last season, senior forward Matt Hurlow hopes to pick up where he left off.Heading into his last season with the Wildcats, Hurlow's focus and drive has not withered. He's now even more focused and hungrier for wins than eve...

Athletes adapt to overtime pressure

Athletes adapt to overtime pressure

Emerson Keenan

November 2, 2014


Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports

When regulation ends, athletes enter a new game. For sports like basketball, a winner needs to be crowned. Other sports, like soccer, can settle for a tie. But with overtime, one thing is for sure: anything can happen.By the time overtime comes around, the players have already played a full game, so th...

Men’s soccer team loses in overtime

Men’s soccer team loses in overtime

Emerson Keenan

September 28, 2014


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Chico State men's soccer team fell on Sunday 1-0 in overtime against Cal State L.A. The Wildcats and the Golden Eagles both fought hard to get to overtime, with the game ending in a scoreless tie. In the whole game there were a total of 20 fouls for Chico and 17 for the Golden Eagles. The Wildcats had two yellow cards on the day, one going to forward Matt...

First-year goalie key to men’s soccer team’s early success

First-year goalie key to men’s soccer team’s early success

Emerson Keenan

September 22, 2014


Filed under Sports

It's not that often that a first-year goalkeeper starts on a college soccer team. It's even less often when that goalie delivers four shutouts in his first five games.Meet Luke Dennison.The first-year starting goalie has allowed just one goal so far on the season, and is a big reason why the Chico State...

Mens soccer team beats Holy Names 2-1

Mens soccer team beats Holy Names 2-1

Emerson Keenan

September 20, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Chico State men's soccer team came back from a goal down at halftime to win 2-1 against Holy Names University in Arcata on Saturday,The Wildcats remained undefeated on the season and have allowed just two goals in the first six games. Freshman goalkeeper Luke Dennison, who had three saves on the day, descri...

Men’s soccer player returns from injury to lead team

Men’s soccer player returns from injury to lead team

Emerson Keenan

September 16, 2014


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Returning from a foot injury can be one of the hardest obstacles to overcome, especially in a sport that revolves around footwork. But coming back from two injuries to the same foot, that's even tougher. Chico State men's soccer player Michael Janjigian knows firsthand, or foot, because he went through the same injury twice. Now the senior captain is on the comeback trail for...

First-years having early success on men’s soccer team

First-years having early success on men’s soccer team

Jose Olivar

September 15, 2014


Filed under Soccer, Sports

One of the biggest issues for the Chico State men’s soccer team this season was the departure of 11 players last year.Because of that, the Wildcats needed help from their incoming first-years and transfers to make it to the playoffs for the sixth time under head coach Felipe Restrepo. ...

Chico State men’s soccer team wins 2-0

Chico State men’s soccer team wins 2-0

Jose Olivar

September 12, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Chico State men’s soccer team won its second game of the season Friday night against a tough opponent, the Academy of Arts, with a final score of 2-0. First-year midfielder Carter Johnson scored his first collegiate goal to give Chico State (2-0-1) the lead at 31:33 in the first half. The Wildcats ...

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