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BRUINS HOLD SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER TO ZERO SOG, BLANK AZTECS 3-0

 

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September 16, 2018 (San Diego) - ECM Sports got our first look at SDSU women’s soccer tonight.  Contrary to the men’s side, the lady Aztecs are struggling so far, sitting at 2-5.  Tonight would be no different as the Aztecs faced an always-tough opponent in the Bruins of No. 8 UCLA.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO PEPPERDINE ON LATE GOAL 1-0

 

Aztecs fall to 2-5 on the season

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September 14, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State allowed a goal in the 81st minute and could not find the equalizer in the final nine minutes to fall, 1-0, to Pepperdine on a hot Friday afternoon at SDSU Sports Deck. The loss sent the Aztecs to 2-5 on the year, while the Waves moved to 3-5.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER SHUTS OUT BROWN 2-0

 

Damian German (left) scored both goals

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September 14, 2018 (San Diego) - The Aztec men’s soccer team (3-2-1) won their third match in a row with a dominating 2-0 win over Brown Friday evening. Damian German, a transfer from Grand Canyon, scored both goals, one in each half and the Aztecs outshot the Bears 18-3.

STRAY'S EQUALIZER, KJELLKER'S ET GAME WINNER LIFT SDSU MEN'S SOCCER PAST UC IRVINE

 

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September 9, 2018 (San Diego) - On the last day of the San Diego Central Tournament, Aztecs men’s soccer hosted UC Irvine. Redshirt junior Pablo Pelaez scored the game winner in Friday night’s tournament matchup against LIU Brooklyn that gave the Aztecs a 2-1 win.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER SUFFERS 5-2 LOSS AT USD

 

Aztecs get goals from Broacha, Leitch in loss

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September 7, 2018 (San Diego) - The San Diego State women’s soccer team dropped a tough 5-2 decision to the University of San Diego in a non-conference road match Friday night at Torero Stadium. With the loss, the Aztecs slip to 2-4 on the year, while the Toreros raise their record  to 3-2-1.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER RALLIES PAST LIU BROOKLYN 2-1

 

Pablo Pelaez had an assist and the game-winning goal

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September 7, 2018 (San Diego) - The Aztec men’s soccer team (1-2-1) secured their first win of the season with a 2-1 victory over LIU Brooklyn (1-3-1) Friday evening at the SDSU Sports Deck. Pablo Pelaez had an assist and a highlight reel game-winning goal in the 70th minute to help the Aztecs overcome a 1-0 deficit.

SDSU WOMEN’S SOCCER EARNS 1-0 VICTORY AT UC DAVIS

 

Freshman Lovisa Norrby scores the winner off a header in the second half

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September 2, 2018 (Davis) - San Diego State true freshman Lovisa Norrby scored off a set piece in the 65th minute to help lift the Aztecs to a 1-0 road victory at UC Davis on Sunday afternoon. SDSU improved to 2-3 on the season, while the Aggies dropped to 3-3 overall.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER: AZTECS LOSE LEAD, FALL TO ARMY 2-1

 

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September 1, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s soccer has started the season decently, sporting a win, a loss and a tie.  Tonight they kicked off September with their home opener against Army, appropriately deemed Military Appreciation Night at SDSU Sports Deck.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER UPENDED AT CALIFORNIA 3-1

 

Aztecs fall to Golden Bears on the road

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August 31, 2018 (Berkeley) - San Diego State fell behind early and could not recover in what ended as a 3-1 road loss at California on Friday afternoon inside Edwards Stadium. The Aztecs drop to 1-3 on the year, while the Golden Bears improve to 3-1.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS AT LONG BEACH STATE 1-0

 

Aztecs allow goal in 65th minute

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August 26, 2018 (Long Beach) - San Diego State took its first road trip of the season and suffered a tough 1-0 loss to Long Beach State Sunday night at George Allen Field. The Aztecs’ dropped to 1-2 on the year, while the 49ers improved to 3-1 in 2018.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER PLAYS USF TO 1-1 DRAW

 

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August 26, 2018 (San Francisco) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team (0-1-1) tied San Francisco 1-1 on the road Sunday afternoon to wrap up the Aztecs’ Bay Area road swing.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER'S COMEBACK FALLS SHORT IN 2-1 LOSS TO TEXAS TECH

 

Lauren Dicus scored her first career goal

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August 24, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State fell behind early and cut its deficit in half right before intermission, but could not find the equalizer in the second period of a 2-1 home loss to Texas Tech. The Aztecs dropped their first game of the season to move to 1-1, while the Red Raiders won for the third time in three tries.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER FALLS AT SANTA CLARA 2-0

 

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August 24, 2018 (Santa Clara) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team fell in their season opener 2-0 at Santa Clara Friday evening. The Broncos scored the game-winning goal on a PK in the 64th minute and then added an insurance goal in the 88th minute.

SDSU MEN’S SOCCER: AZTECS SHUT OUT PLNU 1-0 IN FRIENDLY

 

 

Robby Jacobs scored the game-winning goal in the 54th minute

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August 18, 2018 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team closed out their preseason with a 1-0 shutout at Point Loma Nazarene Saturday  evening. Robby Jacobs had the game winning goal in the 54th minute, finishing a beautiful assist from Adam Vargas.

MOOREHEAD PROVIDES GAME WINNER IN SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER'S 1-0 WIN

 

Aztecs defeats New Mexico State in season opener

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August 18, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State overcame an early dose of adversity and its resilience ultimately paid dividends in the end as it defeated New Mexico State, 1-0, in its season opener on Friday night atop SDSU Sports Deck. The Aztecs moved to 1-0 on the year, while the Aggies dropped to 0-1.

SDSU ATHLETICS PRESS CONFERENCE 8/16: BACK TO SCHOOL

 

 

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August 16, 2018 (San Diego) - With a new school year upon us, San Diego State football and women's soccer are gearing up for a new season.  Head coaches Rocky Long, Mike Friesen and baseball coach Mark Martinez (who recently signed a contract extension) and assistant football coach Jeff Horton joined the media today.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO CS FULLERTON IN EXHIBITION

 

Aztecs fall 2-0 on warm evening

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August 10, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State opened its 2018 campaign on Friday with a 2-0 home exhibition loss to Cal State Fullerton. The friendly marked the Aztecs’ lone tune-up before their season opener next Friday vs. New Mexico State.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER RELEASES 2018 SCHEDULE

 

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July 23, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State women’s soccer head coach Mike Friesen released today his team’s 2018 schedule. The defending Mountain West champions will be in action for the first time on Friday, Aug. 10, for an exhibition and highlighting the schedule are 10 games in which the Aztecs will be the designated home team.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER RELEASES 2018 SCHEDULE

 

Aztecs have seven matches against 2017 NCAA Tournament teams

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July 19, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s soccer head coach Lev Kirshner has revealed the Aztecs’ schedule for the upcoming 2018 season. SDSU will have seven matches against teams that reached the 2017 NCAA tournament, including two dates with Stanford, the 2017 national champion. Their season kicks off August 24 at Santa Clara.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER'S MORAN, UTUSH EARN ALL-WEST REGION HONORS

 

Pair recognized by United Soccer Coaches

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November 28, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State women’s soccer seniors Stacie Moran and Aliyah Utush were named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division I All-West Region Team. Moran landed on the first team, while Utush was a second-team selection.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER: MEEFOUT, SORHAITZ NAMED ALL PAC-12 SELECTIONS

 

Senior duo becomes 69th and 70th All-Pac-12 award-winners in program history

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November 15, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s soccer seniors Jeroen Meefout and Winston Sorhaitz were named All-Pac-12 Second Team and All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention selections, respectively, the league office announced on Tuesday morning. Meefout and Sorhaitz become the 69th and 70th players in program history to earn All-Pac-12 recognition since the Aztecs joined the league in 2005.

AZTECS MEN'S SOCCER NOTCHES ONLY PAC-12 WIN OF SEASON ON SENIOR NIGHT

 

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November 11, 2017 (San Diego) - While SDSU women’s soccer faced UCLA last night in the NCAA Tournament, their male counterparts squared off against the Bruins tonight in their final game of the season on Senior Night.  The male Aztecs...well, to put it nicely, aren’t doing so well this season; 5-13 overall and winless in Pac-12 play, going 0-9.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO UCLA 3-1 IN NCAA FIRST ROUND

 

Root scores SDSU’s lone goal

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November 10, 2017 (Los Angeles) - San Diego State dropped a 3-1 decision at second-seeded and fourth-ranked UCLA on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Championship. The loss ends the Aztecs’ season and the Mountain West champions finish with a record of 12-8-2.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER: UTUSH LANDS ON TOP DRAWER SOCCER TEAM OF THE WEEK

 

Senior earns honor after being named MVP at MW Championship

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November 7, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State forward Aliyah Utush has been named to the Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week. The senior was one of five honorable mention selections after helping the Aztecs win the 2017 Mountain West Championship.

AZTECS ATHLETICS PRESS CONFERENCE 11/7: BYE WEEK? LET'S INVITE THE OTHERS!

 

 

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November 7, 2017 (San Diego) - With a bye week this week, SDSU football head coach Rocky Long invited some of the coaches of the other Aztec sports to join in on this week’s press conference. Women’s basketball senior guards Geena Gomez and McKynzie Fort and men's basketball junior guard Jeremy Hemsley were also on hand to answer a few questions.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER DEFEATED AT NO. 4 STANFORD

 

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November 5, 2017 (Stanford) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team wrapped up its 2017 road schedule at No. 4 Stanford on Sunday evening and fell to the Cardinal 4-0 at Cagan Stadium.

UTUSH'S HAT TRICK LEADS SDSU PAST UNM IN MW FINAL

 

Utush named MVP after scoring four goals in tournament

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November 4, 2017 (Las Vegas) - San Diego State senior forward Aliyah Utush posted a hat trick to lead the Aztecs past New Mexico 3-0 in the Mountain West championship game Saturday night in Las Vegas. The win sends SDSU to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2014.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER DOWNS BOISE STATE TO REACH MW FINAL

 

Utush provides winner in 48th minute

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November 2, 2017 (Las Vegas) - Second-seeded San Diego State used a 48th-minute goal by Aliyah Utush and a stellar defensive effort to dismiss third-seeded Boise State, 1-0, in the Mountain West semifinal round Thursday afternoon in Las Vegas. The win secured the Aztecs a spot in the MW championship game and upped their record to 11-7-2.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER FALLS AT CALIFORNIA 1-0

 

Aztecs conclude road schedule Sunday at No. 4 Stanford

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November 2, 2017 (Berkeley) - Despite a standout performance from senior goalkeeper Adam Allmaras, the San Diego State men’s soccer team started its final road weekend of the season with a 1-0 loss at California on Thursday afternoon. The Aztecs fall to 5-12 (0-8 Pac-12), while Cal, which is receiving votes in the national rankings by United Soccer Coaches, improves to 10-5 (5-3 Pac-12).

FOUR AZTECS EARN ALL-MW WOMEN'S SOCCER HONORS

 

Moran named to first team, Utush to second team

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October 30, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State, which owned the Mountain West’s top defense and one of the top scoring attacks, had two players named to the all-MW team and an additional pair voted to the all-newcomer squad, the league announced this afternoon.

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