Sept. 15, 2009
|WCC MEN'S COMPLETES SECOND WEEK OF NON-CONFERENCE PLAY|
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WCC Player of the Week: Max Young, Loyola Marymount
Making his first career start, redshirt freshman Max Young shutout No. 6 UC Santa Barbara for over 86 minutes in helping LMU to a 2-1 upset win last Sunday. Young made eight saves, including five in a second half in which LMU was outshot 11-2, to preserve the victory after the Lions had taken a 2-0 halftime lead. The Lions are currently 3-1-0 on the season.
Each week, the West Coast Conference will select a Player of the Week based on the previous week's men's soccer performances. For more information about the WCC Player of the Week selection(s) and other news, please log on to WCCsports.com.
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San Francisco Selected as Preseason Favorite in 2009 WCC Men's Soccer Poll
2009 WCC Men's Soccer Preseason Poll
The WCC landed two players on the 2009 Men's Missouri Athletic Club's Hermann Trophy Watch List. 2008 WCC Player of the Year Conor Chinn from San Francisco was selected, as was Loyola Marymount's Rafael Baca.
After shattering the WCC record with 17 goals, including six game-winners, Chinn was also selected to the 2009 College Soccer News All-American Second Team. Baca, the first LMU soccer player to be included on the Hermann Trophy List, led the Lions with five goals and 11 points last season, earning him a selection to the NSCAA/adidas All-West Region Third Team.
2009 WCC Preseason All-Conference
Preseason All-Conference Team
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