The Advocate

Offense flounders as Butte triumphs

By Joel Umanzor, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Inconsistent officiating was the theme of the day as the men’s soccer team (3-5-1) fell to Butte College (6-1-1) 3-0 on Friday at the Soccer Field to cap off a three-game week. Starting fast was a theme for the Roadrunners...

Comets lose Bay Valley Conference showdown

By Efrain Valdez, Social Media Editor

November 14, 2017

Filed under Sports

The men’s soccer team (7-2-1 in the Bay Valley Conference) failed to win its third consecutive BVC championship and its third consecutive NorCal playoff berth when it lost 2-1 to Napa Valley College on Friday. After beating Napa...

Winless road trip sets back Comets

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under Sports

The men’s soccer team finished its road trip winless after a 2-2 tie at Butte College on Sept. 13, followed by a 3-1 loss on Friday at Las Positas College. “At the end of the day, if you don’t score you won’t get results. It is ...

Comets snap 49ers streak, share control in conference

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

October 29, 2015

Filed under Sports

MARYSVILLE — Despite Yuba College trailing by one goal at the outset of the second half, the men’s soccer team’s early first half brace was enough to snap the 49er undefeated streak — and topple their supremacy of the...

Comets snap losing streak, shut out the Storm

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

October 7, 2015

Filed under Sports

Two goals, scored only minutes into each of the halves, in a shutout win at Napa Valley College on Friday snapped a three-game losing streak for the Comet men’s soccer team. Contra Costa College goalkeeper Eduardo Escamilla stopped the...

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