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Men's Soccer Earns Tie To Snap 9-Game Losing Streak
The Pasadena City College men's soccer team put an end to its school-record, 9-match losing streak by tying East Los Angeles, 2-2, Tuesday in a South Coast Conference match at PCC's Robinson Stadium.The Lancers have not won since the second round of the Southern California Regional Playoffs last year, a win over Los Angeles Harbor College.
PCC is 0-9-1 overall and now 0-2-1 in the SCC.
Trailing 1-0, Pasadena tied it on Gor Kirakosyan's team-leading fourth goal on an assist from Lazaro Zuniga in the 19th minute. PCC took a 2-1 lead eight minutes into the second half when Devin Mix headed in a cross pass from Haik Sargsyan. ELAC would tie it in the 58th minute on a goal by Diego Martinez.
PCC goalie Iran Rodriguez made 9 saves.
The Lancers will play at Mt. San Antonio College Friday, October 9 in a 2 p.m. SCC match.
[Photo--Iran Rodriguez makes a diving save for the Lancers in their 2-2 tie against visiting East Los Angeles Tuesday afternoon, image by Richard Quinton.]
Release Date: 10/06/09
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