Following three consecutive road games, Loggers return home

Following three consecutive road games, Loggers return home

TACOMA, Washington –The Puget Sound men's soccer team returns to Peyton Field after three consecutive away games. The Loggers host George Fox Saturday, Oct. 14, at 12 p.m., and Pacific Sunday, Oct. 15, at 12 p.m.

 

 WHO

 Puget Sound vs. George Fox

 WHERE 

 Tacoma, Wash. | Peyton Field   

 WHEN

 Saturday, Oct. 14, 12 p.m. 

 LIVE

 Stats Video

 

 WHO

 Puget Sound vs. Pacific

 WHERE 

 Tacoma, Wash. | Peyton Field 

 WHEN

 Sunday, Oct. 15, 12 p.m.

 LIVE

 Stats Video

 

Halfway update

The Loggers are currently tied for third place in the NWC with a record of 4-3, with seven games remaining. They're heading into this weekend off a, 1-0, double-overtime loss to cross-town rival Pacific Lutheran (4-2-1).

 

Regrouping

After a heartbreaking loss at Pacific Lutheran in the 108th minute, the Loggers fell out of the top 10 United Soccer Coaches Regional poll. With two home games this weekend, Puget Sound has a good chance of re-entering the regional ranks.

 

Leading the Northwest

Goalkeeper Robert Jorgensen remains on top in the Northwest Conference with lowest goals against average (0.69).

 

Scouting George Fox (4-9, 2-5 NWC)

The Bruins and the Loggers went head-to-head recently on Oct. 1. It was a close matchup that favored the Loggers, 1-0. The Bruins also suffered a loss to Pacific last week in overtime, 1-0. George Fox has recorded 11 goals in 13 games, five of which were netted by midfielder Moises Manon.

 

Scouting Pacific (7-4, 4-3 NWC)

The Boxers blanked the Loggers, 1-0, with a goal in the 58th minute when they first battled on Sept. 30. Pacific is coming off back-to-back overtime matches against George Fox and Pacific Lutheran. The Boxers fell to Pacific Lutheran on Sunday, Oct. 1, in double-overtime, 2-1, and the following Friday, Oct.6, they defeated George Fox, 2-1, in overtime. Pacific midfielder Matt Kimball leads the attack with five goals, and is third in the NWC for points at 13.

 

 

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