When he first started playing at the age of seven, soccer was not something Angel de Alba thought he could ever develop a passion for.
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Many hopes and dreams were crushed when the men’s soccer team fell to the visiting Sagehens from Pomona-Pitzer 3-1 in Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action Saturday at Ben Hines Field.
In what was one of the most important games for the Leopards this season, the men’s soccer team played flat and not up to its full potential, but it was able to edge out Caltech, 1-0, on Wednesday at Ben Hines Field.
An exciting second half led to a final score of 3-1 as the men’s soccer team fell to the visiting Whittier Poets last Saturday at Ben Hines Field.
Coming off 4-0 loss to Redlands on Oct. 9, the men’s soccer team came out with a desire to beat Occidental and it was apparent from its physical play they would not settle for anything less than a win.
Coming off of a 4-15 record last year, the men’s soccer team is looking for a fresh start this season.
After a successful 2008 campaign by the men’s soccer program, the team was rewarded with five members being named to the All-Conference team.
As the regular season winds down to its final game, the La Verne men’s soccer team is sitting pretty with a place in the playoffs after a week of clutch play that included defeating the Caltech Beavers, 6-3, last Saturday, and Pomona-Pitzer, 2-0, on Wednesday.
For the first time this season, the La Verne men’s soccer team was able to find that elusive “golden goal” during overtime in order to propel them to victory over Cal Lutheran, 2-1, on Saturday.
Twelve teams showed up March 5 ready to hit the grass as the first night of the three day soccer intramural took place.