The men’s soccer Sixth Street rivalry sequel ended in stunning fashion Wednesday after Rafael Otero CM ’25 scored the golden goal in overtime to give Claremont-Mudd-Scripps a 1-0 win over Pomona-Pitzer.
The grueling tug-of-war that made up Wednesday’s Sixth Street men’s soccer rivalry ended in a 1-1 draw.
After leading 3-2 at the 85th minute, P-P men’s soccer gave up two goals to Redlands in a heartbreaking loss, falling to 5-2 overall.
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The P-P men’s soccer team (3-10-5, 2-6-4 SCIAC) ended its season in disappointing fashion, falling to Redlands 3-0 and recording a tie in double-overtime against Cal Lutheran.
The P-P men’s soccer team (3-9-4, 2-5-3 SCIAC) is sitting near the bottom of the SCIAC standings and won’t make the postseason, but has a chance to close out its season at home with upcoming games against Redlands and Cal Lutheran.
Based on the score at halftime Saturday, you wouldn’t have known the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (9-2-1, 6-0-1 SCIAC) and Pomona-Pitzer (3-7-2, 2-4-1 SCIAC) men’s soccer teams had been duking it for 45 minutes. The score was still 0-0.
Wednesday’s soccer game hosted by P-P (3-6-2, 2-3-1 SCIAC) against Whittier went into double overtime, but to no avail — the game ended in a 1-1 tie.
After a post-foul free kick by Graeme Logan PZ ’23 found the back of the net in minute 22, the Sagehens (2-5-1, 1-2 SCIAC) found their footing and came out on top 3-0.
Though they’re a regular season juggernaut, postseason luck has been nothing short of nightmarish for the Sagehen women’s soccer team (7-0-1, 3-0 SCIAC) in recent years.