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Raul Pinon scored twice on Tuesday (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Raul Pinon scored twice on Tuesday (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Men's Soccer - Wed, Oct. 8, 2014

Phoenix, AZ- Hope International did not skip a beat as they beat Arizona Christian 4-1 on Tuesday evening to improve to 5-0 in GSAC play.  Freshman Raul Pinon scored the first and last goals against the Firestorm while Junior Eduardo Zavala scored the game winner.

 
Manuel Madrigal- the GSAC Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Manuel Madrigal- the GSAC Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Men's Soccer - Mon, Oct. 6, 2014

Fullerton, CA- Freshman Goalkeeper Manuel Madrigal was named the GSAC Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week on Monday for his work last week.  Madrigal earned his first collegiate shut out on Saturday as Hope International beat #25 Westmont 2-0.

 
Manuel Madrigal recorded his first collegiate shutout on Saturday (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Manuel Madrigal recorded his first collegiate shutout on Saturday (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Men's Soccer - Sun, Oct. 5, 2014

Fullerton, CA- On a hot Saturday afternoon, Hope International completed their climb to the top of the GSAC standings with a 2-0 win over #25 Westmont.  This marks the first time ever that HIU has stood atop the GSAC standings alone since joining the GSAC.  The Royals took advantage of an own goal and collegiate first goal by Freshman Martin Meza to grab the win.

 
Sean Toth scored the equalizer on Wednesday (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Sean Toth scored the equalizer on Wednesday (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Men's Soccer - Thu, Oct. 2, 2014

El Cajon, CA- Hope International continued to show the flare for the dramatic as they played in their sixth straight overtime game while winning their fourth straight in extra time.  On Wednesday, they needed just 29 seconds beyond regulation to beat San Diego Christian 2-1 on the road.  A trio of Seniors- Sean Toth, Chris Tyler, and Shahram Aghayousef accounted for the scoring and one of the assists.

 
Raul Pinon scored two goals on Saturday including this diving header (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Raul Pinon scored two goals on Saturday including this diving header (Photo by Liza Rosales)
Men's Soccer - Sun, Sep. 28, 2014

Fullerton, CA- Just when HIU thought they were going to celebrate, Biola had a chance to celebrate before HIU earned the final celebration with a 3-2 overtime win on Saturday.  Clinging to a 2-1 lead, HIU saw BU score with about five seconds to play in regulation, but the Royals countered with the game winner in overtime.  Freshman Raul Pinon scored two goals on the day including the game winner.

 
Chris Tyler cashed in the game winner on Tuesday (Photo by Dana Petersen)
Chris Tyler cashed in the game winner on Tuesday (Photo by Dana Petersen)
Men's Soccer - Wed, Sep. 24, 2014

Costa Mesa, CA- On Tuesday, Hope International scored the game tying goal twice before cashing in their first lead as the golden goal winner in their 3-2 OT win over Vanguard.  Senior Jesse Perez and Junior Eduardo Zavala scored the equalizers before Senior Chris Tyler accounted for the game winner as the Royals and Lions opened GSAC play.

 
Shahram Aghayousef converted the golden goal game winner on Monday (Photo by Dana Petersen)
Shahram Aghayousef converted the golden goal game winner on Monday (Photo by Dana Petersen)
Men's Soccer - Tue, Sep. 16, 2014

Merced, CA- Hope International closed out their road trip to Northern California with a 2-1 overtime win over UC Merced on Monday.  Senior Shahram Aghayousef turned his second goal in as many games into the golden goal game winner.

 
 
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Overall GSAC Streak
13-3-1 (.794) 8-1 (.889) Won 1