2016 COD Men's Soccer News

  • 2016 Season in Review - COD Men's Soccer
    November 15, 2016
    Under the tutelage of sixth-year coach Jose "Pipo" Castillo, Desert Men's Soccer ended the year with a 3-14-3 overall record and a 3-11-2 conference record. As a reward for their eighth place finish in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference, the team was bestowed with an All-Conference honor.
  • COD Men’s Soccer left frustrated by tie with Comets, 1-1
    November 08, 2016
    COD (3-13-3; 3-10-2) held a 1-0 lead for most of the match, but a defensive miscommunication left an opportunity and the home side had to settle for a draw with the San Marcos Palomar Comets (5-10-5; 4-8-3), 1-1.
  • COD Men’s Soccer lost a tough one against the Wolverines, 7-1
    November 01, 2016
    COD (3-12-2; 3-9-1) was left looking for answers after allowing four goals in the first half, finally getting on the board in the second half in a loss to the San Bernardino Valley Wolverines (10-4-5; 8-3-2), 7-1.
  • COD Men’s Soccer has a hard time with the Coyotes, 6-0
    October 25, 2016
    COD (3-11-2; 3-8-1) could not get going in their Pacific Coast Athletic Conference game, with only six shots the visiting defense was stifling as the Roadrunners fell to the El Cajon Cuyamaca Coyotes (7-4-6; 7-2-4), 6-0.
  • COD Men’s Soccer falls in PK battle with Jaguars, 3-2
    October 14, 2016
    COD (2-9-2; 2-6-1) took an early lead, but fell short in a game that came down to a pair of penalty kicks late in a game that saw over 30 fouls called, the Chula Vista Southwestern Jaguars (7-6-1; 5-3-1) would take the game 3-2.
  • COD Men’s Soccer left looking for answers in loss to Olympians, 2-1
    October 11, 2016
    COD (2-8-2; 2-5-1) tied the game late in a dramatic goal to take a 1-1 lead going into halftime, but a PK in the second half, helped the San Diego Mesa Olympians (5-2-6; 3-0-4) sneak past the Roadrunners, 2-1.
  • COD Men’s Soccer: Kosugi, Rezende & Stefano-Leite Named CCCAA Academic All-State
    October 10, 2016
    Three College of the Desert Men's Soccer players, freshman forward Masataka Kosugi (Tokyo, Japan Jindai Senior), freshman midfielder Lucas M. Rezende (São Paulo, Brazil) and freshman forward Joao Paulo Stefano-Leite (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Carlos Drummond de Andrade) were recently named to the 2016 CCCAA Academic All-State Team.
  • Men's Soccer Falls In Season Opener
    August 26, 2016
    Palm Desert, CA - A ten minute lull in the first half led to four goals for El Camino Compton Center on their way to a 5-0 win over the Roadrunners.