Costa Mesa, CA- On a cooler Saturday evening with rain falling at times, Hope International gave up a big first half to Vanguard and ultimately fell 4-2. Sophomore Shahram Aghayousef scored the game tying goal and Senior Matthew Howard added the final tally.
Fullerton, CA- Although they were outshot 17-8, Hope International made the most of their chances and beat Biola 1-0 on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Zach Hoffer headed home the lone goal on an assist from Senior Edgar Bran.
Irvine, CA- Playing without at least two starters, Hope International could not slow down NAIA's #4 Concordia on Saturday. The Eagles beat the Royals 4-0.
Scottsdale, AZ- Following the same scoring plan, Hope International pulled off their second straight 2-0 win on Tuesday- this time at Arizona Christian. Sophomore Mario Perez scored the game's first goal and ultimate game winner with Senior Matthew Howard later providing the final and insurance goal- just like they drew it up on Saturday as well. Senior Zach Hoffer earned the assist on both goals.