Notebook: Local soccer teams advance in postseason tournament

Cal Poly Pomona

Aaron Macedo scored the game-winning goal off a header for the Broncos in overtime of the NCAA Division II Elite Eight game against the No. 8 nationally ranked Colorado School of Mines, 3-2 in Wichita Falls, Texas.

Macedo, scoring just his second goal of the season, was enough to hand the team its first loss of the season while extending the Broncos’ winning streak to seven-games.

The Orediggers scored the opening goal before the Broncos answered back by scoring one of its two goals in each half.

The Broncos travel to Pensacola, Florida to play No. 5 nationally ranked Rockhurst in the NCAA Division II Final Four.

Chaffey Women’s Soccer

Ana Gonzalez scored the unassisted goal for the Panthers in the first half while assisting Lorenn Sandoval with the game-winning overtime goal against Santa Monica College, 2-1, to advance to the second round of the CCCAA Women’s Soccer Tournament. Goalkeeper Destiny Collins had five saves for the Panthers. Chaffey will play at Santiago Canyon at 2 p.m. today.

Chaffey Men’s Soccer

The No. 1 seeded Panthers are coming off a first round bye in the CCCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament entering the second round match against Mt. San Antonio. The Panthers and Mounties will play at 2 p.m. Wednesday.

SBVC Women’s Soccer

Baylee Williams set the pace early for the No. 5 seeded Wolverines (15-2-3) with a goal 1 minute and 26 seconds into the first half off an assist from Julissa Magana. Leandra Garlinger scored the other goal in the first half in what sealed the victory against Santa Barbara College. SBVC will travel to play No. 4 Cerritos College in the second round at 2 p.m. today.

Cal State San Bernardino (26-5) volleyball program will make its 16th appearance in the NCAA Tournament but it will be the first time in their history that they will play in Alaska. The Coyotes received the No. 4 seed and will play No. 5 Central Washington on Dec. 3.

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Inland Empire College Sports Roundup: Aug. 28

Men’s Soccer

Chaffey 2, El Camino 0

The Panthers shutout the Warriors in the season opener.

L.A. Mission 1, San Bernardino Valley 0

Goalkeeper Edgar Esperanza had three saves in the season opening loss for the Wolverines.

Women’s Soccer

Chaffey 2, El Camino 1

The Panthers hold off the Warriors in the season opener.

San Bernardino Valley 14, Imperial Valley 0

The Wolverines had five players score a pair of goals in the season opening victory over the Arabs. Amairany Rosales scored the first two of the Wolverine’s 12 goals in the first half.

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Soccer standout Katie Hernandez of SBVC headed to Kansas

San Bernardino Valley College soccer standout Katie Hernandez is the latest in a long line of SBVC players to sign with NAIApower Kansas Wesleyan University.

Hernadez, a midfielder out of Beaumont High School, was  a second team All-Foothill Conference selection the past season. She managed six goals and five assists in helping the Wolverines to a conference title.

She will join teammate Cynthia Chavez who signed with KWU in May.  Several others from the school have also played there in recent years

Kansas Wesleyan University is located in Salina, Kansas, which is about 85 miles north of Wichita and about 180 miles west of Kansas City. The Coyotes went 8-0-1 in conference play, with an overall record of 13-5-2 in 2014.

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