2014 Santa Clara Men's Soccer News
March 2, 2015
Men's Soccer Announces Spring Schedule
Santa Clara men’s soccer has released its 2015 spring schedule. The Broncos will play five games beginning with an April 11 game vs. San Jose State. All games, except for the alumni game, will be on the road.
February 27, 2015
Kent Talks About His Bronco Experience and Offseason Goals
Sophomore Haru Kent (HK) of the men’s soccer team caught up with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about his transition into a new country, as well as his hopeful outlook on recovering and accomplishing team goals for this offseason.
February 19, 2015
Matt Escobar on Working Towards a Championship
After three productive seasons with the men’s soccer team, junior defender Matt Escobar (ME) has already made his mark on the men’s soccer team, though with his senior season approaching, Escobar is working harder than ever to reach his full potential.
February 12, 2015
Jonathan Jarrett Begins Career With Santa Clara
By James LeClercq '17 SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Due to a foot injury early on in preseason, Jonathan Jarrett (JJ) was unable to compete with the team his freshman year. Although he was unable to physically play with the team, he learned a lot watching the team practice and work together as a unit. With the help of senior mentors on the team, Jarrett looks forward to next season and hopefully helping the team compete in the NCAA Tournament in 2015. He talked with SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) about his offseason training and how the team has high hopes for the upcoming season.
February 6, 2015
Meet the Future of Santa Clara Men's Soccer: Marcus Norris
Getting ready to welcome the newest Broncos to the team, Santa Clara men’s soccer welcomes Marcus Norris in the signing class of 2015. Norris is from San Diego, Calif. and attended Helix Charter High School.
February 5, 2015
Meet the Future of Santa Clara Men's Soccer: Brandon Gillingham
Getting ready to welcome the newest Broncos to the team, Santa Clara men’s soccer welcomes Brandon Gillingham in the signing class of 2015. Gillingham is from San Jose, Calif. and attended Bellarmine College Prep.
January 26, 2015
Moving Forward with Steve Eneme
After a devastating injury his freshman year led Steve Eneme (SE) to utilize his redshirt season, Eneme is now coming off a stellar fall season and already looking forward to his next. Eneme took advantage of his time off the field during his freshman year to work on analyzing the game from a coach’s standpoint. That experience, as well as his grueling rehabilitation, eventually led to Eneme earning a spot on the WCC All-Freshman Team in 2014. Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) talked with the redshirt freshman about his SCU experience thus far.
November 21, 2014
Men's Soccer Reflects on 2014 Season
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team ended its 2014 season on the road last weekend up against a tough Bay Area rival San Francisco. Though ending on an unsavory result, the season will be remembered by its positive beginnings, tough, grinding wins and the bright future that lies ahead for this historically rich program.
November 18, 2014
Six Broncos Receive All-WCC Team Honors
Six players on the Santa Clara men’s soccer team were named to the All-West Coast Conference Men’s Soccer Teams. Ryan Masch and Kendall McIntosh picked up All-WCC Second Team honors while Carlos Delgadillo and Steve Eneme made the All-WCC Freshman Team. In addition, several Broncos also were Honorable Mentions, including Valdemar Andersen, Max Ornstil, Delgadillo and Eneme.
November 16, 2014
Men's Soccer Falls in Final Match of the Season
In the final match of the 2014 regular season, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team fell to the San Francisco Dons, 0-2. The Broncos wrap up the regular season 6-9-4 overall and 2-4-1 in the West Coast Conference while the Dons improve to 11-6-2 overall and 5-2 in the WCC.
November 14, 2014
Seven Men's Soccer Players Honored for Work in the Classroom
Santa Clara men’s soccer had seven players recognized on the 2014 West Coast Conference Men’s Soccer All-Academic Team. Kendall McIntosh and Glenn Vass were named to the team while Brennan Castro, Matt Escobar, Parker Holland, Victor Magana and Max Ornstil honorable mentions.
November 13, 2014
Late Goal Not Enough to Top Saint Mary's
Down a goal with less than a minute to play in regulation, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team was able to send the match against Saint Mary’s into overtime off of a header by Matt Escobar with nine seconds remaining. The Broncos then fell to the Gaels in the first overtime, 2-1.
November 12, 2014
Men's Soccer Heads into Final Two Matches
The Broncos (6-7-4, 2-2-1 WCC) travel just a short distance to Bay Area rival Saint Mary’s on Thurs., Nov. 13 at 2 p.m. Then, the team heads into San Francisco, Calif. on Sat., Nov. 15 to take on another local opponent, USF, at 7 p.m.
November 9, 2014
Eneme's Late Goal Gives Broncos the Tie on Senior Day
Up against West Coast Conference opponent Loyola Marymount for the second time this season, the Santa Clara men's soccer team drew, 1-1, to LMU on Sunday after 110 minutes of play. The Broncos move to 6-7-4 on the season and 2-2-1 in the WCC while the Lions move to 8-4-5 and 2-1-2 in the WCC.
November 8, 2014
Men's Soccer Falls At San Diego
Up against West Coast Conference opponent San Diego for the second time this season, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team fell to USD, 4-1, on Friday night.
November 6, 2014
Ryan Masch: Back In Action
SANTA CLARA, Calif.- Junior Ryan Masch (RM) of the men’s soccer team spoke with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about his season thus far after coming back from an injury last season.
November 5, 2014
Men's Soccer Travels to San Diego; Hosts LMU Sunday for Senior Day
The Broncos (6-6-3, 2-1 WCC) travel down to San Diego, Calif. to face conference leader San Diego (8-4-4, 4-0 WCC) on Fri., Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. Then, the team returns to the Mission campus to host Loyola Marymount (7-4-5, 1-1-2 WCC) on Sun., Nov. 9 at 2 p.m.
November 3, 2014
WATCH | EYEBRONCO Meets WCC Commissioner Lynn Holzman
On WCC Basketball Tipoff Day, EYEBRONCO reporter David Gentile sat down with the conference's new commissioner, Lynn Holzman. Take a listen to what Commissioner Holzman thinks are the strengths of the conference, what is involved in the new three-year strategic plan, her takeaways from former conference commissioner Jamie Zaninovich and much more in this video.
November 2, 2014
Men's Soccer Schedule Change; Face Pacific Sunday at 5 p.m.
The Santa Clara men's soccer team will take on West Coast Conference opponent Pacific on Sunday, Nov. 2 at 5 p.m. in Stockton, Calif. The Saint Mary's match has been rescheduled for Thursday, Nov. 13 in Saint Mary's Stadium at a time yet to be announced.
November 2, 2014
Men's Soccer Trumps Pacific 4-1
After a weather delay causing a change in Santa Clara’s conference schedule, the men’s soccer team keep its focus and defeated Pacific 4-1 on Sunday night. The Broncos improve to 6-6-3 and 2-1 in West Coast Conference play while the Tigers move to 2-12-0 overall and 0-3 in the WCC.
October 31, 2014
Babacar Diallo: Transitioning to College Soccer
Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) spoke with freshman and Bay Area native, Babacar Diallo (BD) about his first season on the men’s soccer team.
October 29, 2014
Men's Soccer Faces Two WCC Bay Area Teams this Weekend
On Halloween night, the Broncos (5-6-3, 1-1 WCC) head up to Stockton, Calif. to take on the Pacific Tigers (2-11, 0-2 WCC) at 7 p.m. Then the team goes up against Bay Area rival Saint Mary’s (8-4-2, 1-1 WCC) on Sun., Nov. 2 at 2 p.m.
October 25, 2014
Men's Soccer Cannot Convert Against No. 23 Maryland
Up against a nonconference opponent in the middle of the season, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team fell to No. 23 Maryland, 3-1, on Saturday night. The Broncos move to 5-6-3 while the Terrapins improve to 8-5-2 on the 2014 season.
October 23, 2014
Broncos Head East to Take On No. 23 Maryland
After a thrilling 2-1 finish over Portland on Sunday, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team takes a quick break from West Coast Conference competition to travel to No. 23 Maryland on Sat., Oct. 25.
October 19, 2014
Down to the Wire: Men's Soccer Finds Victory in Final Minutes
Bouncing back from a loss on Friday night, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team prevailed over Portland on Sunday afternoon with an exciting 2-1 win. The winning goal came in the 88th minute off of a free kick by Ryan Masch.
October 18, 2014
Men's Soccer Drops Tightly Contested Match 2-1; Faces Portland on Sunday
Dominating the offensive attack for the majority of the 90 minutes, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team fell to West Coast Conference opponent Gonzaga by a score of 2-1 on Friday night. The Broncos move to 4-5-3 while the Zags improve to 3-9 on the 2014 season.
October 15, 2014
Men's Soccer Begins WCC Competition at Home
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team begins its quest to the West Coast Conference Championship with a pair of home games this weekend. The Broncos (4-4-3) host Gonzaga under the lights on Fri., Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. and then take on Portland on Sun., Oct. 19 at 2 p.m.
October 12, 2014
Men's Soccer Comes Back to Tie the Dons 1-1
After 110 minutes of play on hot Sunday afternoon, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team drew a 1-1 tie against San Francisco. The Broncos improved to 4-4-3 and the Dons move to 6-3-2.
October 9, 2014
Men's Soccer Hosts Final Non-Conference Match on Sunday
Heading into its final non-conference match of the 2014 season, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team faces West Coast Conference opponent San Francisco in a Bay Area showdown in Buck Shaw Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 12 at 2 p.m.
October 5, 2014
Men's Soccer Edged by San Diego 2-1
Playing a familiar opponent, Santa Clara men’s soccer fell to San Diego by a final of 2-1. The loss puts the Broncos at 4-4-2 while the Toreros are 4-3-4.
October 3, 2014
Men's Soccer Holds to a 1-1 Draw Against Defending WCC Champs
Up against the first West Coast Conference competition of the year, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team came away with a 1-1 draw to Loyola Marymount in Los Angeles, Calif. on Friday afternoon. The Broncos move to 4-3-2 overall and the defending WCC Champions post a 3-3-3 record.
October 1, 2014
Men's Soccer Faces First WCC Opponents this Weekend
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team splits its two-match weekend with one game on the road and one game at home. On Friday, the Broncos return to Southern California to take on the Loyola Marymount Lions at 4 p.m. Then the men head back to Buck Shaw to host San Diego at 2 p.m.
September 27, 2014
Chaffin Preps for First Year as a Bronco
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Freshman Satoshi “Yoshi” Chaffin (YC) was born in Japan, and after several superb soccer years in Washington has now brought his talents to SCU. He spoke with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about the upcoming year on the field and in school.
September 27, 2014
Men's Soccer Cannot Tackle No. 15 Cal
Returning to Buck Shaw Stadium after a three-match SoCal road trip, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team could not top the No. 15 team tonight, falling 4-0 to Cal.
September 25, 2014
Men's Soccer Wraps Up Non-Conference Play Against No. 15 Cal at Home
Coming off of just its second loss the 2014 season, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team hosts No. 15 Cal in a Bay Area rivalry match in Buck Shaw Stadium this Friday, Sept. 26 at 7 p.m.
September 24, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Men's Soccer vs. Cal Preview
In its last weekend prior to West Coast Conference action, Santa Clara men's soccer hosts the 5-1-0 Cal Golden Bears Fri., Sept. 26 at Buck Shaw Stadium. EYEBRONCO was on hand at practice Wednesday to speak with redshirt sophomore defender Benjamin Kucera and freshman forward Carlos Delgadillo about the team's preparation and what they have done to get to 4-2-1 on the season.
September 20, 2014
Men's Soccer Drops Tightly Contested Match 1-0
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team dropped its second match of the year to Cal State Fullerton on Friday night by a score of 1-0. The loss puts the Broncos at 4-2-1 and the Titans 2-3-2 overall.
September 18, 2014
Men's Soccer Faces Single Game Weekend on the Road
Riding a four-game shutout streak, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team tests its impressive 4-1-1 record when they head south to Fullerton, Calif. on Friday to take on the Cal State Fullerton Titans at 7:30 p.m.
September 18, 2014
Edmonds Returns to the South Bay Pitch
Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) spoke with Alfred “Alfie” Edmonds (AE) of the men’s soccer team. Edmonds comes to SCU as a junior from Belmont University, and though he may be new to the Mission Campus, he is neither new to the area nor to competitive collegiate soccer.
September 15, 2014
McIntosh Grabs WCC Player of the Week Honors
Coming off the fourth consecutive shutout of the season, Kendall McIntosh of men’s soccer was named West Coast Conference Player of the Week on Monday, the first time in his career he has received the honor.
September 15, 2014
Bronco Soccer Collects Fourth Consecutive Shutout with 1-0 Win
After an impressive 0-0 draw to the No. 1 team in the country on Friday night, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team tallied its fourth consecutive shutout with a 1-0 win over UC Riverside on Sunday night.
September 12, 2014
Men's Soccer Holds To a Scoreless Draw Against No. 1 UCLA
Up against the No. 1 team in the country, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team held its own for 110 minutes to draw a 0-0 tie with host UCLA during the Bruins’ home opener on Friday night. Bronco goalkeeper Kendall McIntosh’s three saves helped tally his third consecutive shutout of the season.
September 11, 2014
Men's Soccer Travels to No. 1 UCLA Friday; Faces UC Riverside on Sunday
Shutting out two opponents at home last weekend, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team hits the road for a three-match road swing starting at No. 1 UCLA on Fri., Sept. 12 at 8 p.m. Then the Broncos face UC Riverside on Sun., Sept. 14 at 7 p.m.
September 7, 2014
Men's Soccer Tops Northern Illinois 1-0; Remain Undefeated at Home
After a dominant 2-0 win over Massachusetts on Friday night, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team topped Northern Illinois 1-0 at home on Sunday. The Broncos remain undefeated at home this season and improve to 3-1-0 while the Huskies move to 1-2-1.
September 5, 2014
Behind Cardona and Delgadillo, Broncos Trump Massachusetts 2-0
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team looked sharp as ever in the 2014 home opener defeating the Massachusetts Minutemen 2-0 and tallying the first shutout of the young season.
September 3, 2014
Men's Soccer Prepares for Home Opener vs. UMass and Northern Illinois
After going 1-1 over the Broncos’ opening weekend on the road, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team faces Massachusetts on Fri., Sept. 5 at 5 p.m. in the 2014 home opener. Then on Sun., Sept. 7, Santa Clara welcomes Northern Illinois to the Mission campus for a 12 p.m. kickoff.
September 1, 2014
Santa Clara Edged 1-0 in Four Hour Long Match
Opening the season with a 3-2 double overtime victory on Friday and after a three-hour weather delay at halftime on Sunday night, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team fell to Creighton by a final score of 1-0.
August 30, 2014
Men's Soccer Wins First Match of the Season in Double Overtime
Opening the 2014 season on the road this weekend, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team came back from a 2-0 deficit in the first half to win 3-2 in double overtime over host Nebraska-Omaha. Santa Clara stays on the road to face Creighton on Sun., Aug. 31 at 5 p.m. PST in Omaha, Neb. Live webcasts for purchase and free live stats will be available for viewers during the match.
August 29, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Men's Soccer Prepares for Nebraska Road Trip
Welcome Edson Cardona to the EYEBronco team! In his first interview, Edson asks fellow teammate Max Ornstil how the Santa Clara men's soccer team has been preparing for the start of the 2014 season. Take an inside look into practice before the guys travel to Omaha, Neb. to take on Nebraska-Omaha and Creighton.
August 28, 2014
Men's Soccer Opens 2014 Season in Omaha, Neb.
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team officially opens the 2014 season with a pair of road matches in Omaha, Neb. On Fri., Aug. 29, the Broncos take on Nebraska-Omaha at 5:30 p.m. PST in the season opener. Then on Sun., Aug. 31, Santa Clara faces host-Creighton at 5 p.m. PST.
August 25, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Men's Soccer Preseason Trip - GoPro Edition
On the eve of the 2014 regular season, Santa Clara men's soccer took a team bonding trip to North Tahoe last week. With EYEBRONCO's GoPro at their side, take a look at what the team did to wind down its summer preparation.
August 24, 2014
Men's Soccer Draws Exhibition 1-1 with San Jose State
In the only exhibition match of the 2014 campaign, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team tied San Jose State 1-1 with a late goal by Max Ornstil in Buck Shaw Stadium on Saturday night.
August 22, 2014
Bronco Men's Soccer Opens 2014 Season with First Exhibition vs. San Jose State
After two weeks of preseason training, the Santa Clara men’s soccer team returns to Buck Shaw Stadium for its 2014 season opener against cross-town rival San Jose State in an exhibition match on Sat., Aug. 23rd at 7pm.
August 22, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Men's Soccer Fall Photo Day
The Bronco men's soccer team posed for team photos and head shots earlier this week. EYEBRONCO reporters Nici Gilday and Annie Freman caught up with a few of the guys to ask some fun questions and quiz them on how well they knew their assistant coach Ryan Cochrane.
August 20, 2014
Men's Soccer Chosen to Finish Second in WCC Preseason Poll
The Santa Clara men’s soccer team was selected to finish second in the race for the 2014 West Coast Conference Championship, capturing 43 out of the 49 votes in the annual preseason poll of the WCC’s eight coaches.
August 14, 2014
Dylan Autran’s Experience Playing Bronco Soccer
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Dylan Autran (DA) discusses with Santa Clara Bronco (SCB) his transition to becoming a Bronco and his experience playing for the team.
August 11, 2014
EYEBRONCO: A Look Inside Captains' Practice
The Santa Clara men's soccer team has been working hard for over a week during captains' practices before their first official practice on Wednesday, August 13.
June 23, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Women's Soccer Celebrity Golf Fundraiser - World Cup Edition
Santa Clara University Athletics hosted the first annual SCU Celebrity Golf Tournament – with more than 25 sports celebrities — benefitting the Bronco Bench Foundation and the Bronco women's soccer program on Mon., June 23 at the Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club in Menlo Park. Sports celebrities included former Super Bowl Champion players, a World Series Champion Manager, a Super Bowl referee, a Heisman Trophy Winner, World Cup Champions, Olympic Gold Medalists, MLB All-Stars, the current head coaches of the MLS Earthquakes and NHL Sharks -- the list goes on and on! In his first day as an EYEBRONCO reporter, men's basketball senior Yannick Atanga caught up with a number of the celebrities to talk World Cup soccer!
June 10, 2014
$7.7 Million Gift from Stevens Family Helps Launch Athletic Program Enhancements at Santa Clara University
A $7.7 million gift being announced today from Santa Clara University alumna and trustee, Mary Stevens '84, and her husband, Mark, a prominent venture capitalist, marks the first step in a significant recommitment of University resources, time, and talent to create a more nationally prominent athletics program at Santa Clara University.
June 10, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Athletics Breaks Ground on Stevens' Soccer Center
A $7.7 million gift being announced today from Santa Clara University alumna and trustee, Mary Stevens '84, and her husband, Mark, a prominent venture capitalist, marks the first step in a significant recommitment of University resources, time, and talent to create a more nationally prominent athletics program at Santa Clara University. EYEBRONCO's team of reporters was on hand to talk with athletics staff and capture all the day's action.
May 29, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Men's Soccer Photo Day Part II
It's the second of two men's soccer photo day videos, this time with Kendall McIntosh and Carl Carrwik. EYEBRONCO reporter and Santa Clara women's soccer player Katie Speidel asks the goalkeepers which player has the best selfie game on the team and has them show off their go-to dance move.
May 28, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Men's Soccer Photo Day Part I
Continuing with the series of photo day videos, EYEBRONCO reporter and Santa Clara women's soccer player Katie Speidel talks with men's soccer players Victor Magana and Glenn Vass about summer plans and what sport they would play other than soccer. Check back Thursday for another video with goalkeepers Carl Carrwik and Kendall McIntosh.