Men’s soccer loses on controversial goal

By Stephanie Guevera  Men’s soccer lost by a polemical offside goal, 1-0, in the last minute of the game against Rio Hondo College on Friday at Weingart Stadium. “Players should either win, lose or draw games, not officials. It’s simple. The game was evenly matched. It could have gone both ways. Let the players decide. Don’t let an official decide in the 90th minute of the game. That’s wrong at…

October 5, 2016
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Huskies’ men’s soccer begins new era

By Liliana Marquez The East Los Angeles College soccer team qualified for the 2014 California Community College Athletics Association SoCal Regional playoffs for the first time since 2011, a great ending to a thrilling season. The Huskies ended their season 8-9-5 overall, 5-6-3 in the South Coast Conference and advanced to playoffs along with five other SCC teams. ELAC finished its season with a 2-1 defeat in the first round of playoffs on…

December 10, 2014
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Men’s soccer clinches playoff spot

By Liliana Marquez After two consecutive seasons without advancing to playoffs, the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team clinched a spot despite losing against Los Angeles Harbor College, 2-0, on Nov. 14 at Weingart Stadium. The Huskies ended the regular season ranked No. 10 in the South Region with a record of 8-8-5 overall and 5-6-3 in the South Coast Conference. ELAC will face Santiago Canyon College (13-4-3, 9-3-2)…

November 20, 2014
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Men’s soccer averts fifth conference loss with tie

By Liliana Marquez The East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team clinched a well-earned point in South Coast Conference play thanks to a header by Hector Reyes against Cerritos College in a 1-1 tie where both teams finished with 10 men each Oct. 24 at Weingart Stadium. The match, which marked the beginning of the second round of SCC play, was full of intensity with both teams fighting to their…

October 26, 2014
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East LA College men’s soccer loses to Cerritos

By Liliana Marquez   The men’s soccer team has struggled throughout the season. With only three games left, the playoffs are no longer an option after their eighth conference defeat 2-1 yesterday against Cerritos College. ELAC lost 1-0 to defending state champions Mt. San Antonio College last Friday. The loss against Mt. SAC left the Huskies having to win their remaining four games as well as rely on the results…

October 29, 2012
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ELAC men’s soccer loses 1-0 to Warriors

By Liliana Marquez The men’s soccer team  sank in the South Coast Conference rankings after a 1-0 defeat at El Camino College last Friday at El Camino. ELAC didn’t capitalize on their many opportunities despite dominating most of the game, according to Head Coach Eddie Flores. Husky Ivann Salcedo had the first goal attempt for the Huskies in the 12th minute after receiving a pass from teammate Adolfo Larios. However,…

October 15, 2012
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Ex-ELAC soccer athlete follows dreams

By Liliana Marquez   Brian Hoist sat in East Los Angeles College’s Weingart Stadium stands and watched his former teammates prepare to face another challenge. He was set to play his last season for the men’s soccer team, but suddenly everything changed. Hoist, 20, who was born in Pasadena and raised in Alhambra, made one of the biggest decisions of his life when he decided to leave school and the…

October 3, 2012
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ELAC men’s soccer wins 3-0

  By Danny Vasquez   The East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team kicked off their first home South Coast Conference game with a 3-0 win against Pasadena City College on Friday Sept. 28 at Weingart Stadium. After losing their first SCC match 2-1 against Long Beach City College earlier in the week, the Huskies came with full force for their second game in a slaughtering seventh defeat for the…

September 30, 2012
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Men’s soccer scores another draw

By Liliana Marquez   Two goals for both teams each, lit up an encounter between the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team and Fullerton College which ended even thanks to a Husky rally culminating with an Adolfo Larios goal in the 68th minute, last Friday at Weingart Stadium. The Huskies settled for their third draw and stand 1-1-3, overall. The winless Fullerton Hornets are 0-2-1 overall. ELAC underestimated Fullerton,who proved…

September 20, 2012
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No. 9 Huskies vs. No. 1 Wolverines ends in draw

By Liliana Marquez September 2, 2012 The men’s soccer team tied the No. 1-ranked team in the state, San Bernardino Valley College, 1-1, at East Los Angeles College’s Weingart Stadium on Friday night. The teams tied for the third time in four years. As a result, ELAC dropped to No. 11 when the polls were released yesterday. San Bernardino remained top ranked. Despite dominating most of the game, the Huskies…

September 2, 2012
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