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Men’s soccer falls early in Big West Tournament

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Tyler Wainfeld

November 1, 2018

The Matadors crashed out of the Big West Tournament in the first round after losing to UC Davis 3-2 at home. “Tough loss. Tough season,” head coach Terry Davila said. The Matador players were emotional after the game, with many of them sitting on the field after possibly playing their la...

Men’s soccer makes a historic win against Cal Poly

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Tyler Wainfeld

October 15, 2018

The Matadors had a historic win on Saturday beating Cal Poly 1-0 at home.The win gave Terry Davila, head coach, the all-time men’s soccer wins record with 193 wins, passing his former coach Marwan Assad. “If you think about it, you reminisce,” Davila said. “All the great player...

Jovani McCaskill’s ‘glow’ guiding CSUN to Big West

Illustration shows CSUN goalie kicking the ball

Michael Serrano

October 25, 2016

Some people may find comfort in performing pre-game rituals, while others might find that listening to music before a game calms their nerves much better. For Jovani McCaskill, however, concentration means zoning out. McCaskill, who recently broke CSUN’s program record for most shutouts, 12,...

Matadors press stuns Gauchos

CSUN player steals ball from opposing team

Eduardo Miranda

October 7, 2016

The CSUN women soccer team pulled out a 1-0 victory in extra minutes against the UCSB Gauchos on Thursday. The Matadors visited the Gauchos who had an impressive 10-1-1 record before the game began. This was a Big West game which the Matadors needed to win, having tied and lost their first two games...

Matadors, Aggies scoreless in 110 minutes

CSUN player prepares to kick ball

Eduardo Miranda

October 2, 2016

The CSUN women’s soccer team and the UC Davis Aggies settled for a 0-0 draw after extra minutes on Friday night. The Matadors opened their Big West campaign at home against the Aggies, a team they have beaten the last five times at home. The Matadors have amassed an impressive record when it comes...

Matadors get revenge on UC Davis

CSUN player has control of the ball

Eduardo Miranda

September 30, 2016

When the final whistle blew at Matador Stadium on Thursday night, the CSUN men’s soccer team claimed a difficult 2-1 win over Big West rivals, the UC Davis Aggies. The returning Matador players had extra motivation for the game. It was a chance to avenge their first round tournament loss to the Agg...

Men’s soccer defeats CSU Bakersfield 4-1

CSUN goalie watches ball

Taylor Clayton

September 26, 2016

The CSUN men’s soccer team improved to 3-4-1 Sunday night with a win over CSU Bakersfield. It was an all-around team effort for the Matadors as four different players scored goals. It was the team's second road win of the season. The Matadors attacked early as senior defender Gabe Robinson scored...

Matadors duel Toreros to a draw

CSUN player runs towards ball

Eduardo Miranda

September 23, 2016

The CSUN men’s soccer team returned home looking to end a four game skid. Despite having an early lead, they were unable to pull away and the match ended in a 1-1 tie. The Matadors were welcomed by a home crowd, who braved the sudden wind and cold of the night, ready to see their team win their...

Matadors defeat Air Force in double overtime

CSUN goalie kicks ball from the goal

Eduardo Miranda

September 5, 2016

The CSUN men’s soccer team was victorious on Sunday's game against Air Force. On Friday against New Mexico, the Matadors were dominated in the first half of the game. This time the Matadors came out with a different attitude and looked to be more aggressive on offense. The Matadors had six shots and t...

Matadors hold on for victory on Senior Day

CSUN Matadors women soccer team celebrates as they take a win.

David Yapkowitz

November 2, 2015

As the curtain closed on the Matadors season, it was only fitting that their final game summed up how the season went. After taking a 2-0 lead in the first half, and increasing it 3-0 in the opening minutes of the second half, the CSUN women’s soccer team nearly gave up the game before holding o...

Men’s Soccer: CSUN secures playoff berth defeating UC Riverside 2-1

Sophomore CSUN soccer player celebrates with a fellow soccer member.

Jordan Ball

October 29, 2015

CSUN (8-7-2, 4-4-1) rallied by scoring two unanswered goals defeating visiting UC Riverside (6-11-1, 2-7-0) 2-1, which helped capture a Big West tournament playoff berth on senior night. The Matadors trailed 1-0 in the first four minutes when UC Riverside sophomore Ricardo Ruiz scored a goal off of...

CSUN takes on UC Irvine, eyeing first place

The Matadors look for their third straight win when they face the Anteaters. Photo credit: Alejandro Aranda / File Photo / The Sundial

Giovanni Garcia

October 22, 2015

With three games remaining in conference play, CSUN (7-6-2, 3-3-1) will host the University of California, Irvine Anteaters (4-9-3, 2-4-1) with playoff implications on the line. After defeating Cal State Fullerton to keep them within reach of first place in the Big West South Division, CSUN is in...

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