men’s soccer

Aztecs take third in NJCAA Tournament

December 7, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ Despite not winning the NJCAA National Tournament, the Pima Community men’s soccer team had a successful run this season. Perhaps the most triumphant moment came when they managed to snag the program’s first ACCAC conference championship. “I think this team way overachieved,” head coach Dave Cosgrove said. “They took advantage of every […]

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Aztecs end season with win at home

October 19, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ The Pima Community College Aztecs have had a successful season on paper. Currently the Aztecs are 12-0-2 in their last 14 games. The Aztecs even closed off the regular season with an 8-0-2 record at Kino Stadium.   Oct.12: PCC 1, Glendale CC 0   The Aztecs (14-1-3) eager to finish the […]

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PCC men’s soccer showcases strength with powerful wins

October 5, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ The Pima Community College men’s soccer team has managed to secure a 10-1-2 record whilst winning eight of their last nine matches.  Sept. 19: PCC 1, Mesa Community College 0 The Aztecs (7-1-1) remain undefeated with a victory over the Mesa CC Thunderbirds.  After unsuccessful efforts from both sides, the Aztecs and […]

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Mens Soccer: Aztecs fall in rematch of championship game

September 7, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ This season, the Pima Community College men’s soccer team is looking to leave last season’s bitter playoff disqualification in the past. “We have moved on,” Coach Dave Cosgrove said. “Nothing can be done about it. We just hope to field a good team this year that can challenge for the Region I […]

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MEN’S SOCCER: Aztecs ride eight-game unbeaten streak

September 29, 2016

By FRANCISCO ZAPATA  The Pima Community College men’s soccer team is on an eight-game unbeaten streak, with a record of 10-1-1. Sophomore Hector Banegas leads the team in scoring, while freshmen Julian Gaona and Chris Cooper have provided strong and evolving play that continues to elevate the Aztecs. Sept. 20: PCC 2, Mesa CC 1 […]

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Athletes named All-American

December 10, 2014

Pima Community College athletes  continued to win accolades in December. Women’s soccer player Shannon Shields, a sophomore forward, was named first team NJCAA All-American. She was also named to the Second Team of the 2014 NSCAA/Continental Tire Junior College Women’s Division I All-American list when the National Soccer Coaches Association of America released its All-American teams. Shields […]

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MEN’S SOCCER: Season ends after playoff loss

November 20, 2014

By CALEB FOSTER The season ended Nov. 20 for the Pima Community College men’s soccer team after a loss at the NJCAA national tournament in Prescott. The No. 5 Aztecs advanced to the tournament quarterfinals before being eliminated. They fell 5-0 to a fourth-seeded Texas team, Tyler Junior College. Pima finished the season at 21-5-1, […]

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MEN’S SOCCER: Pima heading to nationals

November 13, 2014

By CALEB FOSTER The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (20-4-1) claimed the West District title on Nov. 8 and will play as the No. 5 seed in the NJCAA National Tournament Nov. 18-23 at Yavapai College in Prescott. “We always focus on doing our best and working hard,” sophomore Arturo Vega said. “The thing […]

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MEN’S SOCCER: Team battles through injuries

October 16, 2014

By CALEB FOSTER The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (12-3-1) showed depth and perseverance after  battling through injuries suffered in an Oct.2 game. The Aztecs shut out Scottsdale Community College on Oct. 11 with a 2-0 win. The win marked their eighth shutout of the season and the second time they have beat Scottsdale. […]

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Soccer a tradition for Carrillos

October 2, 2014

By CALEB FOSTER The Carrillo name is well recognized when it comes to Aztec soccer. With two older brothers who have already gone though the program, freshman Santiago Carrillo, 19, has also joined the team as a defender. Born and raised in Tucson, Carrillo has been playing soccer since he was 8. That isn’t a […]

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Men’s soccer; Streak earns coach 250th win

October 2, 2014

By CALEB FOSTER The Pima Community College men’s soccer team is on a roll, entering the second half of the season with a four-game win streak. The Aztecs (9-2-1) defeated South Mountain Community College 4-1 in Phoenix on Sept. 27. The victory marked head coach David Cosgrove’s 250th win for Pima. The Aztecs took a […]

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MEN’S SOCCER: Forceful play gives Aztecs winning record

September 18, 2014

By CALEB FOSTER The Pima Community College men’s soccer team can be summed up in one word: aggressive. The Aztecs have started the season with a 5-1-1 record, in large part by playing aggressively on both offense and defense. With a 6-1 victory over Paradise Valley Community College on Sept. 13, the Aztecs showed they […]

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MEN’S SOCCER: Coach confident in talented young team

September 4, 2014

By BETO HOYOS Three games into the season, the Pima Community College men’s soccer team remained undefeated. The No. 19-ranked Aztecs beat No. 9 Phoenix College 2-1 at home in a comeback thriller on Aug. 29. Phoenix College scored first in the 26th minute. The Aztecs had a hard time breaking down the defense and […]

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