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2012 Men's Soccer News

April 9, 2013
PLENTY OF SOCCER CAMP OPTIONS AVAILABLE BETWEEN MAY AND AUGUST
The Sacramento State men's soccer program will provide plenty of camp options between May and August. In fact, the Hornets will host at least one camp during each of those four months, which includes four straight weeks of summer camps during the month of July and into August.

March 13, 2013
MEN'S SOCCER SIGNS FIVE IN 2013 CLASS
The Sacramento State men's soccer team and head coach Michael Linenberger have announced the signing of five student-athletes to National Letters of Intent for the 2013 recruiting class.

November 5, 2012
LINENBERGER, IKYURAV AND BERNARD AMONG MEN'S SOCCER BIG WEST AWARD WINNERS
Men's soccer defenders Matt Linenberger and Casey Bernard both earned first team all-Big West Conference honors while Isaac Ikyurav was a second team choice and Gabe Silveira was an honorable mention selection, the conference announced on Monday afternoon.

October 31, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER STUMBLES VERSUS UCSB
The Sacramento State men's soccer team scored one short-handed goal, but it wasn't enough in a 2-1 loss to UC Santa Barbara on Wednesday afternoon in a Big West Conference game at Hornet Field.

October 30, 2012
POSTSEASON HOPES IN THE BALANCE AS MEN'S SOCCER CLOSES OUT REGULAR SEASON
With their postseason hopes in the balance, the Sacramento State men's soccer team will close out the regular season with a pair of critical Big West games when UC Santa Barbara visits on Wednesday before a trip to UC Davis on Saturday.

October 28, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER WINS HUGE GAME AT CAL POLY, 3-2
Gabe Silveira scored in the 88th minute to break a tie and the Sacramento State men's soccer team won, 3-2, at Cal Poly on Saturday night in a Big West Conference game at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.

October 23, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER VISITS SURGING CAL POLY SATURDAY
The Sacramento State men's soccer team will look to break its tie for second place in the Big West North Division standings with a road game at Cal Poly on Saturday evening.

October 20, 2012
HUGE SECOND HALF PUSHES RIVAL UC DAVIS PAST MEN'S SOCCER, 3-1, ON SATURDAY
The Sacramento State men's soccer team took a 1-0 lead into halftime but rival UC Davis exploded for three scores in the second half and the Hornets lost, 3-1, to the Aggies on Saturday evening in front of a season-high 1,023 fans in a Big West Conference game at Hornet Field.

October 16, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER SUFFERS FIRST BIG WEST LOSS, 2-0, AT NO. 16 RANKED UCSB
UC Santa Barbara scored twice in the eighth minute and held on to the lead to send the Sacramento State men's soccer team tp its first Big West Conference loss of the season, 2-0, on Tuesday night at Harder Stadium.

October 15, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER CONTINUES NORTH DIVISION PLAY VERSUS UC SANTA BARBARA, RIVAL UC DAVIS
The Sacramento State men's soccer team will continue the North Division portion of its Big West Conference schedule this week when they visit UC Santa Barbara on Tuesday before hosting rival UC Davis on Saturday.

October 12, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER BATTLES TO 1-1 DRAW WITH CAL POLY, REMAINS UNDEFEATED IN BIG WEST PLAY
Max Alvarez converted on a penalty kick goal for the second straight game and the first-place Sacramento State men's soccer team emerged with a 1-1 draw against Cal Poly in a Big West Conference game on Friday evening at Hornet Field.

October 10, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER PUTS PERFECT BIG WEST RECORD UP AGAINST CAL POLY ON FRIDAY
The first-place Sacramento State men's soccer team will look to build on their red-hot start in conference play against division rival Cal Poly on Friday at Hornet Field.

October 7, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER IMPROVES TO 4-0 IN BIG WEST PLAY WITH 1-0 WIN OVER UC RIVERSIDE
Senior Max Alvarez knocked home a penalty kick in the 72nd minute and the Sacramento State men's soccer team continued its undefeated run in league play with a 1-0 win over UC Riverside on Sunday in a Big West Conference game at Hornet Field.

October 5, 2012
IKYURAV EARNS NATIONAL HONOR
Sacramento State men's soccer forward Isaac Ikyurav was selected to the Soccer America Men's National Team of the Week, the publication announced on Thursday evening.

October 5, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER REMAINS UNDEFEATED IN BIG WEST PLAY WITH WIN OVER CSU FULLERTON
Freshman Nate Nugen scored in the first minute and the Sacramento State men's soccer team held to win 2-1 versus CSU Fullerton in a Big West Conference game on Friday evening at Hornet Field.

October 2, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER PLAYS FIRST BIG WEST HOME GAMES THIS WEEKEND AGAINST CSUF, UC RIVERSIDE
Fresh off a 2-0 performance last week in its opening Big West Conference games, the Sacramento State men's soccer team will host a pair of Big West foes for the first time when CSU Fullerton and UC Riverside visit Hornet Field this weekend.

October 1, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER SWEEPS BIG WEST WEEKLY AWARDS
After a historic opening weekend in league play, the Sacramento State soccer team swept the Big West Conference's weekly awards as forward Isaac Ikyurav took home offensive player of the week and goalkeeper Bryan Oliver claimed defensive player of the week honors.

September 30, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER IMPROVES TO 2-0 IN BIG WEST PLAY WITH DOUBLE OVERTIME WIN AT CSU NORTHRIDGE
Senior midfielder Chris Sandoval scored three minutes into the second overtime period and the Sacramento State men's soccer team won, 1-0, at CSU Northridge in a Big West Conference game on Sunday afternoon at Matador Soccer Field.

September 28, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER WINS BIG WEST DEBUT, 2-1, IN THRILLING FASHION AT UC IRVINE
Isaac Ikyurav scored the game-winning goal in the 84th minute and the Sacramento State men’s soccer team won, 2-1, at UC Irvine on Friday evening, capping a historic game with a thrilling finish.

September 26, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER OPENS INAUGURAL BIG WEST CONFERENCE SLATE ON THE ROAD THIS WEEKEND
The Sacramento State men's soccer team will play its first ever games as a member of the Big West Conference this weekend when the Hornets hit the road for matches at UC Irvine and CSU Northridge.

September 23, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER PREVAILS OVER UNLV IN OT
Isaac Ikyurav's second goal of the contest was a game-winner in overtime and the Sacramento State men's soccer team defeated UNLV, 3-2, on Sunday afternoon at Hornet Field.

September 19, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER HOSTS UNLV SUNDAY
The Sacramento State men's soccer team plays host to UNLV on Sunday for its final non-conference game of the 2012 season.

September 16, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER LOSES ON LATE GOAL VS. SJSU
San Jose State scored with less than 90 seconds remaining and the Sacramento State men's soccer team lost at home for the just the third time in the last four seasons, 2-1, to the Spartans on Sunday afternoon at Hornet Field.

September 14, 2012
MEN’S SOCCER SLIPS UP AT NO. 22 RANKED CSU BAKERSFIELD
CSU Bakersfield scored three times during a 15 minute stretch in the first half and the Sacramento State men’s soccer team lost, 4-0, to the Roadrunners on Friday night at Main Soccer Field.

September 12, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER VISITS CSU BAKERSFIELD BEFORE HOSTING SAN JOSE STATE ON SUNDAY
The Sacramento State men's soccer team will play a pair of former Mountain Pacific Sports Federation rivals this weekend as the Hornets visit CSU Bakersfield on Friday before playing host to San Jose State on Sunday.

September 9, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER FALLS AT USF
Chris Sandoval scored his team-best second goal of the season but men's soccer lost, 2-1, to San Francisco on Sunday afternoon at Negoesco Stadium.

September 5, 2012
SILVEIRA'S FIRST-MINUTE GOAL HELPS MEN'S SOCCER TO 2-0 WIN OVER SEATTLE U
Midfielder Gabe Silveira scored just 36 seconds into the game and the Sacramento State men's soccer team cruised to a 2-0 win over Seattle on Wednesday evening at Hornet Field.

September 4, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER HOSTS SEATTLE U WEDNESDAY BEFORE VISIT TO SAN FRANCISCO
The Sacramento State men's soccer team will play host to Seattle U for a rare Wednesday evening game before heading to San Francisco on Sunday.

September 2, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER PLAYS NO. 18 RANKED SAINT MARY'S TO SCORELESS DRAW
The Sacramento State men's soccer team and No. 18 ranked Saint Mary's battled for a full 110 minutes but neither team could get on the scoreboard as the Hornets and the Gaels played to a scoreless draw on Sunday afternoon at Hornet Field.

August 31, 2012
LINENBERGER HEADS IN GAME-WINNER AND MEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS SAN DIEGO IN OVERTIME
Senior Matt Linenberger headed home the game-winning goal in overtime and the Sacramento State men's soccer team defeated San Diego, 2-1, in the Hornets' first home game of the 2012 season.

August 29, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER HOSTS SAN DIEGO, NATIONALLY RANKED SAINT MARY'S THIS WEEKEND
The Sacramento State men's soccer team will play host to San Diego and No. 18 ranked Saint Mary's this weekend in the Hornets' first home games of the 2012 season.

August 24, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER FALLS IN SEASON OPENER AT OSU
The Sacramento State men's soccer team dropped a 4-0 decision at Pac-12 conference member Oregon State on Friday night in both teams' season opener at Paul Lorenz Field.

August 23, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER OPENS 2012 SEASON AT OREGON STATE
The Sacramento State men's soccer team opens up its 2012 regular season at 7 p.m. on Friday at Pac-12 conference member Oregon State.

August 22, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER PRESEASON Q&A WITH HEAD COACH MICHAEL LINENBERGER
In his 24th year at the helm of the program, Sacramento State men's soccer head coach Michael Linenberger sat down to do a Q&A before his team begins a historic season.

August 18, 2012
MEN’S SOCCER KNOCKS OFF CAL, 1-0, IN EXHIBITION FINALE
The Sacramento State men’s soccer team defeated California, 1-0, in its final exhibition tune-up prior to the 2012 regular season.

August 17, 2012
FROM A HORNET TO A PRO: Q&A WITH FORMER MEN'S SOCCER PLAYER CODY SHIELDS
Former men's soccer defender Cody Shields graduated from Sacramento State last spring and spent his summer training overseas with the U23 team of Bundesliga Second Division professional club VfL Osnabrück in Osnabrück, Germany.

August 15, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER STUMBLES AT STANFORD IN EXHIBITION OPENER
The Sacramento State men's soccer team lost, 3-0, to Stanford on Tuesday night at Cagan Stadium in its first of two exhibition games prior to the 2012 season.

August 9, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER FOURTH IN BIG WEST POLL
Prior to its first season in the Big West Conference, the Sacramento State men's soccer team was picked to finish fourth in the North Division and junior keeper Cesar Castillo was named to the preseason all-conference team, the league announced on Thursday.

July 5, 2012
MEN'S SOCCER JOINS BIG WEST CONFERENCE
The Sacramento State men's soccer team is now officially an associate member of the Big West Conference, joining seven other California universities in one of the strongest soccer leagues in the country.

July 5, 2012
Linenberger on Move to Big West
Sacramento State head coach talks about the Hornets' new home in the Big West Conference.

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