PUEBLO, Colo. (September 15, 2016) – The Colorado State University-Pueblo men's soccer team will begin Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play against Colorado Christian Friday at 7 p.m., the first of five straight games at the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Soccer Stadium.
CSU-Pueblo returns to the friendly confines of Gonzales Stadium after a 0-2 road trip a week ago. The Pack fell 2-1 in overtime Friday at Northeastern State. Connor Marth (Jr., Tulsa, Okla.) scored his first goal of the season in the effort. Sunday the Pack was shutout 3-0 at West Texas A&M.
The homestand continues Sunday when the Pack host Colorado School of Mines at 1 p.m. followed by matches with Adams State (Sept. 23), Fort Lewis (Sept. 25) and UCCS (Sept. 30).
How to Follow the Pack
Friday, September 16, 2016: CSU-Pueblo vs. Colorado Christian 7:00 p.m. (Stats)
Sunday, September 18, 2016: CSU-Pueblo vs. Colorado Mines 1:00 p.m. (Stats)
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CSU-Pueblo News and Notes
- CSU-Pueblo is 39-10-3 all-time against Colorado Christian. The ThunderWolves have won the past five meetings with the Cougars.
- Against Colorado School of Mines, the Pack are 9-34-4 all time. The Pack's last win was on Oct. 14, 2007.
Colorado Christian University Cougars
Record: 0-5 (0-1 RMAC)
Points: 4 – Genaro Arellano
Goals: 2 – Arellano
Shots: 11 – Blake Goodale
Goalkeeper Saves: 34 – Brandon Eide
Last game played: September 14th – Lost 0-7, vs. Colorado School of Mines.
About the Cougars
CCU has been outscored 21-2 in five games. They opened RMAC play Thursday versus CSM. began the season with a 3-1 mark in nonconference play. The Skyhawks picked up their first win of the season Sept. 5 versus Eastern New Mexico.
Colorado School of Mines Orediggers
Record: 2-2-1 (1-0 RMAC)
Points: 5 – Ford Edwards
Goals: 2 – Three players
Shots: 13 – Nikolaus Grotz
Goalkeeper Saves: 15 – Leo Chely
Last game played: September 14th – Won 7-0, at Colorado Christian
About the Orediggers
CSM defeated Colorado Christian 7-0 in their RMAC opener. The Cougars went 1-2-1 in nonconference play.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.