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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Cal Poly Pomona’s Jordan Faison named best of the week

Cal Poly Pomona senior Jordan Faison  has been named  California Collegiate Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the first week of 2015 regular-season play.
Jordan Faison

Faison led the Broncos to wins over Notre Dame de Namur and Azusa Pacific at the APU Tournament.

The forward from Lake Forest shot over 60 percent from the floor in both contests, beginning with a six-for-10 effort in against the Argonauts Friday. 

Against the defending West Region Champion Cougars, Faison scored 24 points on 11-for-16 (68.8) shooting from the floor, while making both of his free throw attempts. He also added nine rebounds and three assists.

On the weekend, Faison averaged 20 points, seven rebounds, and 1.5 assists. 

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A rundown on all the community college football bowl games

Here is a complete list of the community college football games coming up on Saturday:

American Division Championship Bowl
Victor Valley (9-1) at Santa Monica (10-0)

Beach Bowl
Orange Coast College (7-3) at Ventura (7-3), 6 p.m.

Golden State Bowl
San Bernardino Valley (9-1) at Los Angeles Valley (8-2), 6 p.m.

National Bowl
Riverside (8-2) at Saddlebak (8-2), 6 p.m.

Patriotic Bowl
Mt. San Antonio (7-3) at Golden West (8-2), 6 p.m.

Southern California Bowl
Long Beach (9-1) at Cerritos (8-2), 7 p.m.

Western State Bowl
Chaffey (6-4) at Fullerton

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