Senior midfielder Justin Funes opened the scoring for La Verne after taking a shot outside the 18-yard box, placing it in the far corner, to lead the Leopards to a 2-0 win over the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags.
In an energetic game against Cal Lutheran, the women’s soccer team showed fighting spirit but was unable to score, losing 2-0 Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
The Leopards tasted their first defeat of the season after four undefeated conference games, in the 1-0 matchup against Redlands Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
From start to finish, the men’s soccer team dominated Caltech in a convincing 5-1 win Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium.
The women’s soccer team lost its season-opener against Antelope Valley, 2-0, Sept. 1 at Ortmayer Stadium, despite dominating in shots and possession.
The lead changed three times for the men’s soccer team before ending in a 3-3 tie against Chapman Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
La Verne women’s soccer junior goalkeeper Heather Seaman has suffered from four concussions in her lifetime, three of which came from injuries during her time at La Verne.
Copa America Centenario will be the biggest men’s soccer tournament hosted by the United States since the 1994 World Cup, which still holds the attendance record of 3,587,538 and an average of 68,991 per game.
What the modest English soccer team Leicester City accomplished Monday is unheard of, incomparable, and still unbelievable. It will go down in history as the greatest upset in the sporting world.
In his 14 years on the field, Nathan Gonzalez has had many memorable games, but he remembers one specific game from his childhood that would eventually become his most embarrassing moment on the field.