COSTA MESA, Calif. - Fresh off a quarterfinal finish a year ago, the Lions (16-5) made things easier on themselves this year by smashing the University of Great Falls 3-0 in the NAIA Opening Round match. They did not have the stress of an overtime match like last year due to three second half goals from Jesus Fregoso (SR/La Puente, CA), Ivan Azpeita (JR/Orange, CA), and Jose Castillo (SO/Orange, CA).
SANTEE, Calif. - Staying in pole position of the Golden State Athletic Conference, the 3rd ranked Lions (10-1, 4-0) are guided to a 2-0 victory over San Diego Christian (7-5, 2-2) by goals from Luke Kadillak (SR/San Diego, CA) and Daniel Yo (FR/Fullerton, CA). Vanguard wins its seventh consecutive match and has only lost one contest this season.
COSTA MESA, Calif. - Fans who came out to today's match between #3 Vanguard (9-1, 3-0) and Hope International (4-6, 0-3) were in for a wild ride. The two teams combined for 11 goals including six straight from the Lions. Luke Kadillak (SR/San Diego, CA) was the Man of the Match recording the first hat trick for VU on the year. Vanguard ran away in the end with a 8-3 victory.
ROCKLIN, Calif. – Winning their fifth game in a row, 8th ranked Vanguard now boasts an 8-1, 2-0 record on the year. Today's 2-0 win over William Jessup (2-4-1, 0-1) was spearheaded by goals from Jesus Fregoso (SR/La Puente, CA) and George Zuniga (JR/Lynwood, CA).
COSTA MESA, Calif. - Vanguard, currently the 8th ranked team in the country, earns recognition by way of Jesus Fregoso (SR/La Puente, CA). For his efforts last week, September 7th-12th, he was named the GSAC Offensive Player of the Week. In two shutout wins over Soka and Antelope Valley, Fregoso scored a goal in each tilt.
COSTA MESA, Calif. - Vanguard will host the University of Great Falls on Saturday, November 21st in the NAIA National Tournament Opening Round. Vanguard is the seventh seed in the 32 team tournament and aims to make it to the final site in Delray Beach, Florida.
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|(16) MidAmerica Nazarene University|
|57th Annual Men's Soccer NAIA National Tournament Final Site|
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