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Matadors win home opener on game winning goal

CSUN soccer player keeps control of the ball

Evelyn Hernandez

August 27, 2016

The CSUN men’s soccer team opened its 2016 season with a 2-1 victory at home against the University of Tulsa Golden Hurricanes. The Matadors opened the score with an early goal from junior Papi Diouf in the first eight seconds of the game. “It feels great," said Diouf. "It feels amazing we have been working really, really hard for this weekend.” During the f...

Trevor Morley drafted by MLS’ Portland Timbers

Before the MLS, Morley was the Big West Defensive Player of the Year and garnered All-Big West honors three times. (File Photo / The Sundial)

Julius Lasin

January 19, 2016

CSUN's men's soccer defender Trevor Morley was selected in the fourth round—81st overall—of the Major League Soccer SuperDraft today by the Portland Timbers. Morley's selection is on the heels of a strong senior season in which he earned Big West Defensive Player of the Year, becoming the first...

CSUN senior defender earns NSCAA honor

In addition to his contributions on defense, senior defender Trevor Morley had four goals this past season. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

Julius Lasin

December 10, 2015

CSUN men's soccer senior defender Trevor Morley earned a spot on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Second Team All-Far West Region.This is after Morley garnered All-Big West First Team honors for the third straight season and Big West Defensive Player of the Year, being the first Mat...

Sundial male athlete of the semester: Trevor Morley

Senior defender Trevor Morley not only continued to be a stabilizing force for the Matadors on defense this season, but also scored for the first time in his career. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

Julius Lasin

December 9, 2015

Although there are several deserving male student-athletes that had superb seasons during the fall semester, no one excelled quite like men's senior defender Trevor Morley.Morely was a defensive stalwart for the Matadors this season, providing leadership and toughness in the back line, en route to an 8-8...

CSUN’s return to postseason ends in 2-1 loss to UC Davis

CSUN's Dean Wright tries to intersept the ball from Greg Salazar in the 2-1 loss versus UC Davis at Matador Field in Northridge, Calif., on Nov. 7, 2015. The UC Davis Aggies won the game on a golden goal in the first over time and advance to the next round by the final score of 2-1. (Alejandro Aranda / The Sundial)

Vincent Nguyen

November 8, 2015

It was one and done for the CSUN men’s soccer team’s postseason. Despite a strong showing in the first round of the Big West Tournament, the Matadors’ season ended with a strike from UC Davis senior forward Matt Wiesenfarth in the 93rd minute to give the Aggies a 2-1 win on Saturday, Nov. 7. “We...

Matadors set to face UC Davis in Big West Tournament

Junior midfield Shane Steffes will be integral for the Matadors, who may have trouble scoring with the UC Davis Aggies. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Giovanni Garcia

November 6, 2015

The Matadors begin their quest for their first Big West Championship since 2013, as they host the University of California Davis Aggies. CSUN (8-7-3, 4-4-2) will face the Aggies (7-9-3, 3-4-3) for the second time this season after their first matchup on Oct. 8 ended in a 1-1 draw at Aggie Soccer Field. Following...

Six men’s soccer players garner Big West accolades

Before the MLS, Morley was the Big West Defensive Player of the Year and garnered All-Big West honors three times. (File Photo / The Sundial)

Nicholas Thompson

November 5, 2015

Senior captain and defender Trevor Morley earned Big West Defensive Payer of the Year, while five other Matadors made various All-Big West teams. Morley is just the fourth CSUN player to be named Defensive Player of the Year and the first one since 2012. Along with his outstanding defense, Morley...

The week ahead in Matador sports

The Matadors will host a postseason matchup this week against UC Davis on Saturday, Nov. 7. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Julius Lasin

November 3, 2015

November 3Women's volleyball @ UC Riverside (UC Riverside, 7 p.m.)November 5Men's basketball vs. Cal State Los Angeles (Matadome, 7 p.m.)November 6Men’s golf @ at Kā'anapali Classic Collegiate Invitational (Kā'anapali GC, all day)Women's basketball vs. The Master's College (Matadome, 7...

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...

This week in Matador Sports

CSUN student (red) strives to keep soccer ball away from opponent (navy).

Julius Lasin

October 26, 2015

October 28 Men's soccer vs. UC Riverside (Matador Soccer Field, 7 p.m.) October 29 Women's volleyball @ UC Davis (UC Davis, 7 p.m.) Men's golf @ Pacific Invitational (Stockton CC, All day) Women's soccer @ UC Riverside (UC Riverside, 7 p.m.) October 30 Men's golf @ Pacific Invitational (Stockton CC...

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...

CSUN gains ground on first-place Fullerton after 2-1 win

Nicolas Camacho (21) makes a pass while under pressure by a Fullerton player. (Alejandro Aranda / The Sundial)

Julius Lasin

October 22, 2015

On Wednesday, Oct. 21, the Matadors (7-6-2, 3-3-1) defeated the California State University, Fullerton Titans (9-6-1, 4-2-1) by a score of 2-1, due in large part to a pair of second half goals by seniors David Turcios and Trevor Morley. Despite a strong second half showing, the Matadors were not as...

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