11/15/14 - SMC v. USF
The Saint Mary’s Gaels defeated the USF Dons on Saturday night in a 4-0 blowout. Goals came from Saint Mary’s players #21, #11, #16, and #17. Ball possession came to about 70-30 Gaels. In the first half Gael #14 made a great rally after taking an elbow to the head without a call. In the second half, USF #18 was issued a red flag for sliding. The Dons played a man down for the rest of the game.
10/18/14 - SMC v. UC Davis
In a highly competitive game against UC Davis this Saturday, the Gaels won 2-0. Two yellow cards were issued during the game, to UC Davis #25 and UC Davis #10. UC Davis put a ball in the net, but the goal was scored off sides, and not counted. Both of the home team’s goals were scored in the second half. The Gaels’ first goal was scored by #4, and assisted by #21 and #9. #9 went on to score the second goal. Two UC Davis players were helped off the field, including their keeper with an injuries. Possession of the ball was about 45%-55% Gaels. #5 and the Gael keeper exhibited exceptional skill throughout the game. A special thanks to the players who exhibited courtesy to members of both teams.
10/13/14 - SMC v. Dominican University
On Sunday, the Gaels faced the Penguins at home, and tied 2-2. In the first half, the keeper had 3 saves in the box. #17 assisted #25 in making a goal just 5 minutes into the game. After the first goal, competition began to mount between teams. After a penalty on DU #6 for tripping, DU scored their first goal. Another DU goal followed shortly, but a penalty kick for SMC brought up the score. During 2nd half, the Gaels held the majority of possession, but the DU defense was too strong to break through. The Gael keeper maintained the tied score with 3 excellent saves. Even amid rough play from their opponents, the Gaels kept their cool and played with respect for each other, the referees and spectators, and the members of the opposing team. #22 had especially stellar performance.
09/27/14 - SMC v. Vacaville (Scrimmage)
On Saturday, SMC Men's Club Soccer played a friendly scrimmage against Vacaville on SMC'c home turf field. SMC Men's Club Soccer won 1-0. Brett Prix scored the one and only goal during the 61st minute of the game from the right wing position just inside the ox - and that goal lead them to win the scrimmage.
09/20/14 - Game 2: SMC v. UOP
Men's Club Soccer played their first away game in Stockton, against University of the Pacific. Though the men had multiple opportunities in the first half, they were unable to finish. The game was tied 1-1 at halftime and after a very positive talk, the SMC men came back in the second half to defeat the Tigers 7-3.
09/14/14 - Game 1: SMC v. CAL
Men's Club Soccer played their first game at home on Saturday, September 14th against CAL at 1PM. SMC made no goals in the first half. Sure enough in the second half, things started to speed up and #20 scored the first goal off of a corner kick and #5 scoring the second goal on a dropped ball by the goalie. Men's Club Soccer end their first game in a tie 2-2.