Venegas' Goal Victorious

Venegas' Goal Victorious

Oct. 9, 2010

Riverside, Calif. - Kevin Venegas' unassisted goal late in the first half broke a 1-1 tie and lifted Cal State Fullerton to a 2-1 Big West Conference men's soccer victory Saturday night at UC Riverside.

The win improved the Titans' records to 3-6-2 and 2-2-0 in the Big West while the Highlanders fell to 3-7-1 and 0-3-0.

Venegas stole the ball from a UCR defender and scored his third goal of the season in the 42nd minute after each team had scored in the opening six minutes. Fullerton struck only 68 seconds into the match when Mark Nelson's cross was deflected by Celso Alvarez to Jesse Escalante, who punched in his first collegiate goal. Tyler Wilson's goal tied it for UCR at the 5:18 mark. It came after a throw-in and a short cross.

Trevor Whiddon went the distance in the net for the Titans, making 8 saves. Nick Goldreich had 4 saves for UCR.

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Mon Aug 13
7:00 PM
California
at Cal State Fullerton
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4:00 PM
Cal State Fullerton
at Missouri St.
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Fri Aug 31
5:00 PM
James Madison
at Cal State Fullerton
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New Mexico
at Cal State Fullerton
Doubleheader With Women's Soccer
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Fri Sep 07
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