October 20, 2014 MAKING IT COUNT
U.S. rolls past Haiti, knows importance of Friday’s semi-final
WASHINGTON, DC---Abby Wambach has been through these rounds of qualifying before. As the veteran leader of the U.S. Women’s National Team, she understands the CONCACAF Tournament is part of the process to getting toward the World Cup, no matter how easy it may seem.
October 20, 2014 SEMIFINALISTS
US Women romp past Haiti to win Group A
WASHINGTON, DC---Abby Wambach scored two goals as the United States Women’s National Team cruised past Haiti 6-0 to advance to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women’s Championship Monday night in front of a small crowd of 6,421 at R.F.K. Stadium.
Oct. 20, 2014 WOMEN'S PLAYER OF THE WEEK
UCLA's Sam Mewis
UCLA's Sam Mewis is the LA Soccer News Women’s College Player of the Week after leading the top-ranked Bruins to Pacific 12 Conference victories over California and Arizona at Drake Stadium.
Oct. 20, 2014 MEN'S PLAYER OF THE WEEK
UCLA's Leo Stolz
UCLA's Leo Stolz is the LA Soccer News Men’s College Player of the Week after leading the 14th-ranked Bruins to Pacific 12 Conference victories over No. 1 Washington and No. 17 Oregon State.
Oct. 20, 2014 COLLEGE WOMEN
Cal State Fullerton hands Cal State Northridge first Big West loss
Rebecca Wilson's penalty kick early in the second half stood up for visiting Cal State Fullerton, which pulled out a 1-0 Big West Conference triumph Sunday evening at Cal State Northridge.
Oct. 19, 2014 FRESHMAN LEADS BRUINS
No. 14 UCLA men rout No. 17 Oregon State
UCLA's men maintained a share of the Pacific 12 Conference lead Sunday evening, getting a pair of first-half goals from freshman Abu Danladi to romp to a 3-0 triumph over visiting Oregon State.
Oct. 19, 2014 ANOTHER ONE SLIPS AWAY
Galaxy must win finale to capture Shield after Seattle rallies for draw
The Galaxy scored opportune goals at opportune moments Sunday evening and were cruising toward a victory over the visiting Seattle Sounders that would give them command of the Supporters' Shield and Western Conference races heading into the final weekend of the MLS regular season.
October 19, 2014 MLS ROUNDUP
Crew to fourth place, Supporters' Shield still in play
HARRISON, NJ—The Columbus Crew vaulted into fourth place in the MLS East with a 3-1 win over the New York Red Bulls Sunday at Red Bull Arena.
October 19, 2014 DRAWING THINGS OUT
Supporters’ Shield race goes to last match of season after Galaxy and Seattle tie 2-2
CARSON, Calif.—The Los Angeles Galaxy still have a chance to capture the Supporters’ Shield, but they made their chance of doing so more difficult after playing to a 2-2 draw with the Seattle Sounders on Sunday at the StubHub Center.
Oct. 19, 2014 LIONS' STREAK HALTED
First-half goals propel St. Mary's men past Loyola Marymount
Loyola Marymount's men saw their six-game unbeaten streak come to end Sunday after conceding twice in the first half to drop a 2-0 West Coast Conference decision to visiting St. Mary's.
October 18, 2014 MEXICAN LEAGUE APERTURA
Match Day 13 roundup
Daniel Villalva scored in the 29th minute, and Veracruz (3-5-5, 14 pts) held on for a 1-0 win over last-place Morelia (1-4-8, 7 pts) Friday at Estadio Morelos.
Oct. 19, 2014 SHOWDOWN FOR THE SHIELD
Galaxy, Sounders face off in first of two clashes for regular-season title
The Galaxy have made up 15 points on the Seattle Sounders since MLS took that little break during the World Cup four months ago, but they need four more to win some silverware.
No. 7 UC Irvine holds off Cal State Fullerton, former coach
Bryan Breslin volleyed home a 72nd-minute corner kick, and UC Irvine's seventh-ranked men spoiled George Kuntz's return to Anteater Stadium with a 1-0 Big West Conference triumph Saturday night over Cal State Fullerton.
October 18, 2014 MLS SUNDAY
A look at the upcoming games
Both the Columbus Crew and New York Red Bulls are assured of a spot in the Eastern Conference playoff, and will concentrate on trying to avoid the knockout round with a win on Sunday at Red Bull Arena.
October 18, 2014 MLS ROUNDUP
DC clinch 1st place in East, Toronto draw sends Crew through to postseason
TORONTO—Nobody went home happy after Toronto FC and the Montreal Impact played to a 1-1 draw Saturday at BMO Field.
October 18, 2014 NASL ROUNDUP
Cosmos clinch spot, United clinch home-field
EDMONTON, AB - FC Edmonton extended its unbeaten streak to six games with a 2-0 win over Canadian rival Ottawa Fury FC at TD Place Saturday.
Oct. 18, 2014 LIONS HAMMERED
BYU women take WCC lead with romp over Loyola Marymount
Loyola Marymount's women struggled to stay with visiting BYU on Saturday, conceded a goal at the end of the first half and two more after halftime to absorb a 3-0 West Coast Conference defeat.
Oct. 18, 2014 WAVES STUNNED AT HOME
No. 7 Pepperdine women fall to San Diego
Pepperdine's women answered an early San Diego goal and created far more and better chances over 90 minutes, but they had no answer for Jacquelin Altschuld's finish late in the second half Saturday and dropped a 2-1 West Coast Conference decision, their first home defeat of the season.
Oct. 18, 2014 GAUCHOS SKID LENGTHENS
UC Davis men knock off UC Santa Barbara in overtime
Lucas Mohageg scored on an overtime header and UC Davis pulled out a 1-0 Big West Conference victory Saturday afternoon over visiting UC Santa Barbara, extending the Gauchos' winless streak to four games.
Oct. 18, 2014 COLLEGE WOMEN
UC Riverside rallies to topple UC Santa Barbara in OT
Blanca Barrio scored with a little more than 2½ minutes remaining in regulation to force an extra period, and Christina Tucker netted the winner just 3:48 into overtime as UC Riverside's women rallied Friday for a 3-2 Big West Conference victory over visiting UC Santa Barbara.