Men's Soccer Defeats Saint Mary's Gaels, 1-0
Oct. 22, 2000
Moraga, Calif. - The California Golden Bears (4-9-1, 1-2-1) defeated the Saint Mary's men's soccer team (5-10, 0-2 WCC)by the by a final score of 1-0. Robbie Aylesworth scored the game-winner for the Bears at the81:27 mark off an assist from Ramiro Arredondo.
The wind was a factor today, as each team took turns battling the fierceNorth gusts. Cal outshot Saint Mary's 14 to three in the first half, asGael keeper Kellan Wilson (Park City, UT) struggled to kick the ball tothe midfield against the wind. Wilson played well nevertheless,tallying nine saves and preventing a Cal score in the first half.
The shooting evened out in the second half, as the Gaels outshot Calseven to six, but a red card to Evan Fontaine in the 60th minute forced the Gaels to play a man down the rest of the half. Cal's Kendall Simmonds broke through the defense shortly thereafter, butWilson snagged the ball to maintain the 0-0 tie. The score would remaintied until Aylesworth found the net in the 82nd minute to put the Bearsahead for good.