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Women outperform men in international soccer

Women outperform men in international soccer

Christian Martinez,
Contributor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

Men’s soccer struggles to perform, but women’s soccer have dominated for years The men’s US national soccer team was dealt a crushing defeat against Trinidad & Tobago on Oct 10, which knocked them out of qualifying for the World Cup in 2018. This was the first time in several decades that USM...

World Cup hopes come to an end for men

World Cup hopes come to an end for men

Liam Beyerle,
Contributor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

When 32-year old Landon Donovan was left off the 2014 World Cup men’s soccer team roster, many were in complete shock. Why would the team’s all-time best goal scorer watch the cup from home? But the US was making it known that they wanted to bring in some younger players to get them World Cup experience...

Men’s soccer ends season on a good note

Men’s soccer ends season on a good note

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Last game of the season, first win of conference play. The Cal State East Bay men’s soccer team earned what was their first win of California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) play in their final game of the season versus the California State San Marcos Cougars (2-11-2 overall, 0-9-1 CCAA). “It...

Men’s soccer team cruises past Santa Cruz

Men’s soccer team cruises past Santa Cruz

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under Sports

Although it’s been awhile since the California State East Bay men’s soccer team dominated in a match, on Sunday, the Pioneers played their final exhibition game of the season versus UC Santa Cruz (4-8-1 overall) and won. Ahead of this game, the Pioneers had not won since Sept. 8 when they faced S...

East Bay men’s soccer off to a rough start

East Bay men’s soccer off to a rough start

Brett Fuchs,
Contributor

October 19, 2017


Filed under Campus, Sports

With 30 seconds left on the clock in double overtime on a hot Sunday afternoon at Pioneer stadium, the referee called a foul, which gave the Golden Eagles of Cal state Los Angeles a final opportunity to score the golden goal. As the foul happened, the other center back and I began to organize every...

CSUEB men’s soccer unable to get a win

CSUEB men’s soccer unable to get a win

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

In its past two games, the California State East Bay men's soccer team was unable to score any goals against California State San Marcos or UC San Diego. On Friday night, the team faced California State San Marcos (5-4-4 overall, 4-2-4 conference), which ended in a physical yet scoreless game. By the ...

Men’s soccer rebounds after tough loss

Men’s soccer rebounds after tough loss

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Sept. 23, the Cal State East Bay men’s soccer team fell to Sonoma State (3-2-3 overall, 3-1 conference). This was the Pioneers’ third loss in a row. Fortunately, the team was able to bounce back on Sunday and get their first conference win of the season against Humboldt State (3-4-1 o...

Pioneers chomped by Gators on home turf

Pioneers chomped by Gators on home turf

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

September 23, 2015


Filed under Sports

An early 1-0 lead was not enough to help the Cal State East Bay men’s soccer team beat San Francisco State. CSUEB lost 3-1 to their conference rival on Sunday in Hayward, falling to 1-5 overall for the season and 0-2 in California Collegiate Athletic Association play so far. The Pioneers domina...

Men’s soccer team remains undefeated

Jayakrishna Dasappan,
Contributor

September 2, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Cal State East Bay men’s soccer team defeated the Holy Names University Hawks  5-0 on Aug. 22. This past Saturday they had their rematch and it was payback time for the Hawks. From the beginning of the match it seemed like the Hawks had revenge in mind. The previous defeat pumped them up an...

Men’s soccer prepares for 2015

Men’s soccer prepares for 2015

By Jayakrishna Dasappan,
Managing Editor

August 6, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Men’s soccer team has not been able to top the Division 2 and now are hoping to have a better season than their last season this upcoming Fall of 2015. Last year the team had an overall record of 5 wins and 5 losses with 8 matches being drawn. 4 of their 5 wins came from their non conference ...

CSUEB holds summer soccer camps

CSUEB holds summer soccer camps

By Jayakrishna Dasappan,
Contributor

August 6, 2015


Filed under Sports

Cal State East Bay has made it an annual summer tradition to conduct soccer camps as part of an initiative from Pioneer Athletics soccer to train young kids to become better soccer players. For the past two weekends, there have been soccer camps conducted at the CSUEB Hayward campus. Last week the c...

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