This Friday, Cal Poly (4-8, 1-0 Big West) will host Pacific (8-5, 1-0 Big West) in a Big West hardwood showdown in Mott Gym.
The Mustangs mens’ soccer season ended in a double overtime battle versus the UC Irvine Anteaters.
With two games left in the regular season, the Mustangs have lost their chance at playoff contention and a Great West Conference title.
The Mustangs lost to UC Santa Barbara in the Big West Conference Championship in a shootout at Alex G. Spanos Stadium Sunday.
The “Blue-Green Rivalry” between the mens’ soccer teams of UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly came out in an aggressive yet scoreless.
Cal Poly hosts UC Irvine in a Big West Tournament game at Alex G. Spanos Stadium, Thursday night.
Cal Poly senior keeper and captain Coral Hoover has more than doubled her shutout total from last year (9) and goals allowed per game average (.63).
Cal Poly junior second basemen Adam Buschini was named Big West Player of the Week after collecting seven hits — including four homeruns in four games last week.
It’s easy to spot the slugger with the big power numbers or the crafty righty with an electric fastball, but it’s often the little things not reflected in the stat sheet that can make the difference between a good player and a great one. Enter Cal Poly utility man Adam Buschini.
The Mustangs have achieved the top spot in the Big West Conference while boasting a mere 14-player roster. Yet, head coach Jenny Condon sees it as a blessing in disguise. “It benefits the players; there is lot more one-on-one and individual (coaching) with each player; in the long run they will see these benefits,” she said.