mark. UC Riverside drops to 6-6-1, 3-0-1 in the Big West.
The Anteaters outshot Riverside, 18-6, 11-1 in the first half, and
dominated in terms of corner kicks, 9-2.
Sophomore goalkeeper Chelsea McCarthy had two saves in recording
her second shutout.
The Anteaters host the Cal State Fullerton titans at 1 pm. on
JC WOMEN: Pirates rally for 3-1 victory
The Orange Coast College women's soccer team rallied from a 1-0
halftime deficit to post a 3-1 Orange Empire Conference win Friday at
Santiago Canyon in Orange.
Freshman Rosie Dobbs pulled OCC even, sophomore Jaycee Mahler
scored the game-winner and sophomore Nikki Saenz added an insurance
tally for the Pirates (13-1-1, 9-1-0 in conference), ranked No. 4 in
Vanessa Rocha had two assists and Mahler added one for the
winners, who host defending conference champion Cypress in an OEC
crucial Tuesday at 3 p.m. Cypress handed OCC its only conference
defeat in the schools' first meeting.
JC MEN: Bucs outscore Riverside, 5-4
Derek Martell and Miguel Ochoa each had one goal and one assist to
help Orange Coast College knock off a pesky Riverside foe, 5-4,
Friday afternoon in Orange Empire Conference action on the OCC
The Pirates had to erase one-goal deficits in the early stages of
the first half as the Tigers (5-7-4, 2-5-0 in the OEC) capitalized on
the few opportunities they created.
Martell and Muluwa Manda scored Coast's first two goals and Ochoa
gave the Pirates their first lead two minutes before halftime, off an
assist from Stan Duke.
Juan Cervantes and Dante Zena got the final two OCC goals two
minutes apart to stretch the lead to 5-3.
Coast (11-3-2, 4-1-2) is at Santiago Canyon on Tuesday at 3 p.m.