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  1. LOCALS: Santa Clarita claims playoff berth

    Scott French

    The game of the year for minor league soccer around these parts produced an unexpected result amid huge momentum swings and left one Southern California club joyous and another heartbroken. Tyler Coombes' 14th goal of the season lifted FC Santa Clar...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  2. OPEN CUP: Cal FC runs out of steam

    Scott French

    Cal FC caught the fancy of fans across the country -- across the globe -- with its unfathomable run through the U.S. Open Cup, and the Thousand Oaks-based amateur club did its best to give the mighty Seattle Sounders a battle Tuesday night. It man...

    Blog | June 05, 2012
  3. Winning just a start for Cal FC

    Scott French

    Eric Wynalda, one of the finest strikers America ever produced, has built a team somewhat in his own image, and it's taking on America's soccer establishment with impressive results. Thousand Oaks' Cal FC, a collection of misfit players with unden...

    Blog | May 29, 2012
  4. April 15/16: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    SUNDAY, APRIL 15 TELEVISION MEXICAN PRIMERA DIVISION Cruz Azul at Toluca Univision (KMEX/Channel 34), 9:55 a.m. Disappointing campaigns for the Cementeros (4-4-6) and Diablos Rojos (5-6-3), who both sit three points off the top eight with t...

    Blog | April 15, 2012
  5. PREPS: Crescenta Valley stuns El Rancho

    Scott French

    El Rancho High School's quest for perfection fell at one of the last hurdles, courtesy of another unbeaten side. Crescenta Valley scored goals four minutes apart in the first half, then defended gamely en route to a 3-0 upset of the top-seeded Don...

    Blog | March 03, 2012
  6. PREPS: ECR, Palisades in title rematch

    Scott French

    Chatsworth High School was given a second chance when Granada Hills reported it had used an ineligible player in the CIF Los Angeles City Section girls soccer playoffs. That chance didn't last long. Top-seeded El Camino Real (21-2-2) romped int...

    Blog | February 29, 2012
  7. PREPS: ECRs quest stopped short

    Scott French

    El Camino Real High School's bid to honor fallen goalkeeper Francisco "Pancho" Rodriguez fell two games shy of the mark. The second-seeded Conquistadores were upset Thursday by Narbonne in the CIF Los Angeles City Section boys soccer playoffs. Alf...

    Blog | February 24, 2012
  8. CHIVAS USA: Vagenas adds experience

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Peter Vagenas has been a part of teams that have won eight trophies in a 12-year Major League Soccer career, playing a significant role in some of the triumphs, and that alone makes him attractive to Chivas USA. The veteran midfielder fr...

    Blog | January 20, 2012
  9. MEXICO: Kickoff to the Clausura

    Scott French

    Mexico's Clausura, the second-half championship, kicks off in the Primera Division on Friday night, with Club Tijuana visiting Morelia. The Xolos went unbeaten in their last eight games in the fall Clausura and hope that prods them up the table in t...

    Blog | January 06, 2012
  10. COLLEGE: Link lifts L.B. past Waves

    Scott French

    MALIBU -- Nadia Link has netted some wonderful goals this season, but few as sweet -- and none as important -- as her bending blast Saturday afternoon at Pepperdine. Link fired into the far corner of the net with 13 seconds to go in the first overti...

    Blog | November 13, 2011
  11. Frenchman gets look with Chivas reserves

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Next season has begun for Chivas USA, which already is in assessment mode -- with Robin Fraser and his staff determining who will return in 2012, who won't, and who might be worth bringing in. There's still one game left on the schedule,...

    Blog | October 18, 2011
  12. MLS: FC Dallas clinches playoff berth

    Scott French

    FC Dallas is the fourth team to qualify for Major League Soccer's playoffs after halting a four-game losing streak with Wednesday's 2-1 victory at Chicago. Jackson Goncalves and Danny Cruz tallied for the Hoops (14-11-7), who sit fourth in the Wes...

    Blog | October 12, 2011
  13. MEXICO: Tigres make a statement

    Scott French

    The best team in Mexican soccer this year, even without a trophy to show for it, has been UANL Tigres, which under Brazilian coach Ricardo "Tuca" Ferretti has conceded just 18 goals while posting a 16-3-11 mark in regular-season action since the Prim...

    Blog | October 11, 2011
  14. No. 1 Stanford routs No. 3 UCLA

    Scott French

    Third-ranked UCLA got its chance to see how close it is to No. 1. The verdict: not very. Stanford scored four first-half goals to rout the Bruins, 4-1, Sunday in its packed Cagan Stadium, extending its home winning streak in women's soccer to 43 g...

    Blog | October 09, 2011
  15. MEXICO: Top teams fit for ties

    Scott French

    No change in the Mexico's Primera Division standings this week after all the big showdowns ended in draws. Four of nine games in the 10th "jornada" in the fall Apertura finished at 1-1, including meetings between first-place Jaguares and fourth-pl...

    Blog | September 27, 2011
  16. COLLEGE: UCLA wins, USC drops Pac-12 openers

    Scott French

    UCLA opened Pacific 12 Conference play in women'ssoccer with a dominant but tight victory over Washington, but USC couldn't hold on to an early advantage in its opener against Washington State. Vanderbilt transfer Chelsea Stewart scored UCLA's go...

    Blog | September 26, 2011