The Advocate

Qualifying blunder raises questions

By Efrain Valdez, Social Media Editor

October 25, 2017

After a disgraceful loss to Trinidad and Tobago in the World Cup qualifying tournament, the United States men’s national soccer team has been exiled from participating in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The last time the USMNT...

Winless road trip sets back Comets

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

September 21, 2016

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 win title, lose playoff game

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

May 18, 2016

The men’s soccer team not only won the Bay Valley Conference title for the first time in 10 years and sealed a consecutive playoff berth, but the program created a culture of success. “All the players put so much energy to get...

Conference title ends 10-year drought

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

November 18, 2015

Two goal line clearances by Falcon defenders denied the men’s soccer team from scoring in the first half, but Comet center back Edgar Yepes preserved the clean sheet on the other end with a goal line clearance in the second h...

Winning ways are here again

Winning ways are here again

December 10, 2014

Comet’s defense muffles T-Bird offensive barrage

By Lorenzo Morotti, Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2014

OAKLAND-The men’s soccer team relied on the stability and work rate of its defense to nearly escape a loss against a threatening Thunderbird offensive at Merritt College on Friday. Contra Costa College (6-3-1 in the Bay Valley...

Pirates edge Comets 2-1

Pirates edge Comets 2-1

September 9, 2014

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