The San Diego City College men's soccer team has qualified for the post season for the sixth time in the last seven years. The Knights (8-9-3), who finished third in a very strong Pacific Coast Athletic Conference, will play at Cuyamaca (14-3-4) on Saturday, November 21 at 2:00 p.m. in the first round of the CCCAA Southern California Regional playoffs.
Three days after suffering a 3-1 road loss against Palomar, the Knights got back in the win column on Friday with a 6-1 home victory over Imperial Valley in which six different Knights scored.
After falling behind, 2-1, to MiraCosta, the Knights scored two goals in the second half to earn their first home win and improve to 3-6-1 (1-1-1 PCAC).
The San Diego City College men's soccer team opened the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference season with a come-from-behind 3-3 draw at home against Southwestern (7-1-3, 1-0-1 PCAC) on Friday afternoon.
The opening game of the 2015 season started off great with the Knights taking an early 2-0 lead, but Long Beach had a strong second half and went on to defeat SDCC, 5-3.
The Knights went winless in their first eight games of the season, but they have turned things around. After earning a 1-0 home win against Mesa on Tuesday, the Knights have now gone seven games without a loss. The Knights are 5-0-2 in that span and currently sit in second place in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference, one point behind MiraCosta with four PCAC matches remaining.
The San Diego City College men's soccer team played the final 74 minutes down a man after their leading scorer, Daniel Herrera, was sent off with a straight red card in the 16th minute, but they were able fight off a tough Long Beach team and held on to the 0-0 draw.
The Knights, who are seeded #14, will travel to play the #3-seeded Santa Ana Dons in the first round of the California Community College Athletic Association Regional Playoffs on Saturday, November 23 at 2 p.m. It is the fourth consecutive year that the Knights have qualified for the postseason and the ninth time in the last 10 years.
The Knights were playing their third game in five days, but fatigue didn't seem to be a factor on Tuesday as they managed to come away with a 2-1 road victory over Mira Costa. The win extended the Knights' unbeaten streak to nine games. They have recorded six wins during the streak.
The Knights, who were winners of two straight coming into Tuesday's match, played Palomar to a 2-2 tie in the first meeting of the season between the teams.