DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Vanguard's magnificent run came to a close on Wednesday afternoon as the Lions fell 3-1 in the 2014 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship Quarterfinal to a talented University of Northwestern Ohio team. Senior captain Luis Valdivia (SR/Oceanside, CA), a four-year player in the VU program, scored for the Blue and Gold in the final second (89:59) of the match.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Cinderella put aside her glass slippers and laced up her soccer cleats to keep The 2014 Vanguard Men's Soccer Fairytale alive on Monday, as The Pride pulled off a 2-1 double-overtime upset of No. 14 Bellevue (Neb.) at the NAIA National Championships to extend its thrilling page-turner by another chapter.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -(Purchase Tickets) Northwood University (Fla.) and the Palm Beach County Sports Commission(PBCSC) have announced that advanced ticket sales are now available for the 2014 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship. Advanced sales are available for the National Championship Banquet(limited seating available) on Nov. 30 and the All-Championship Pass, which is admission to all fifteen (15) matches.
MARION, Ind. – If winning the GSAC Tournament to earn the conference's lone berth into the NAIA Opening Round was an unlikely feat, then what happened on Saturday in the aforementioned match was a near impossibility, as unranked Vanguard (13-6-2) upset the nation's fourth-ranked squad via shootout following a double-overtime tie to advance to the Men's Soccer National Championship Final Site in Delray Beach, Fla.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard (RV) completed an unlikely feat on Saturday, earning the Golden State Athletic Conference's automatic bid to the 2014 NAIA Men's Soccer National Tournament (Opening Round) with a 2-0 win over The Master's College (11-9-1) in the league's tournament championship.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – After being chosen as the Golden State Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week in back-to-back weeks, freshman Brandon Gomez (FR/Los Angeles, CA) was selected as the National Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts on the field against a pair of tough GSAC opponents.