Matador Headlines

  • 10 Oct

    MSOC: Mats Survive Coyotes, End in Draw


    YUMA, Ariz---After failing to score in the first 89 minutes of the match, the Arizona Western College Matadors (10-2-2 overall, 5-0-1 ACCAC) used a diving header with less than 13 seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime, ultimately fighting to a draw with the Chandler-Gilbert Coyotes (8-4-2 overall, 3-2-2 ACCAC) Thursday evening.

  • 10 Oct

    WSOC: Coyotes Halt Matadors Streak


    YUMA, Ariz---A delayed start on a blustery afternoon against a fearsome opponent culminated in the Arizona Western Lady Matadors (8-3-2 overall, 4-1-1 ACCAC) first loss since August, falling 4-0 to the Chandler-Gilbert Coyotes (10-3 overall, 5-2 ACCAC) Thursday evening on the Matador Soccer Field.

  • 09 Oct

    VB: Mats drop conference tilt to Glendale


    YUMA, Ariz--- The Arizona Western College Lady Matadors (11-12 overall, 4-3 ACCAC) could not pull out the first two sets in extra points, ultimately falling below .500 on the season due to a four-set loss to the Glendale Community College Gauchos (18-2 overall, 7-1 ACCAC) Wednesday night at The House.

  • 07 Oct

    Matadors Vault to #13 in NJCAA Poll

    NJCAA Poll

    The Arizona Western Matadors are now #13 in the NJCAA Rankings, thanks to the poll released Monday.

    The Matadors (10-2-1 overall, 5-0 ACCAC) scored a pair of big conference wins this week over ACCAC foes to remain the only unbeaten team in conference play.

    AWC went on the road Thursday afternoon and shutout Glendale 2-0 on the strength of goals by Esteban Franco and Ridwane Boukraa.

  • 05 Oct

    MSOC: Early Goal Lifts Mats over Bears


    YUMA, Ariz--- Jesus Chillon’s early goal was the difference for the Arizona Western Matadors' (9-2-1) in the crucial conference match against Phoenix College (9-4) Saturday night at the Matador Soccer Field.

  • 05 Oct

    WSOC: Lady Matadors Strike Twice Against Bears


    YUMA, Ariz--- The Arizona Western College Lady Matadors (8-2-2 overall, 4-0-1 ACCAC) extended their unbeaten streak to double-digits against Phoenix College (6-3-3 overall, 3-3 ACCAC) with a 2-0 victory Saturday afternoon.

    Tyra McKenzie played a crucial role in the Mats offense, assisting on both Matador goals, while setting up long set pieces and throw-ins to stretch the field

  • 04 Oct

    VB: Matadors Swept by Scottsdale


    YUMA, Ariz---The Arizona Western Matadors second straight match against a team that remained unbeaten in conference play dropped the Lady Matadors back to .500 on the season as the Scottsdale Fighting Artichokes keep their conference record unblemished with a sweep Friday night at the House at AWC.

  • 03 Oct

    MSOC: Mats Shutout Gauchos for 5th Straight W


    GLENDALE, Ariz---A goal in each half was enough to support a clean sheet as the Arizona Western Matadors (9-2-1 overall, 4-0 ACCAC) held off the Glendale Gauchos (1-10 overall, 1-4 ACCAC) Thursday afternoon.

    Esteban Franco put home a Michael Nachforg pass to put the Matadors up 1-0 with less than ten minutes before the half.

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