2021-22 Men's Soccer News
  • Wednesday, November 24, 2021

    Seattle Pacific Removes Interim Tag From Kevin Sakuda

    After leading the program to a GNAC championship after Mark Collings left in August, Kevin Sakuda has been named Seattle Pacific's permanent head men's soccer coach.

  • Tuesday, November 23, 2021

    Soaring High: Falcons Lead D2CCA All-Region Honors

    Seattle Pacific seniors Alex Mejia and Nik Reierson lead seven GNAC players named to the D2CCA Men's Soccer All-West Region Team. Western Washington's Drew Farnsworth also earned first-team honors.

  • Thursday, November 18, 2021

    Seattle Pacific Season Ends At Hands Of CSU Pueblo

    The Falcons' season came to an end with a 1-0 first-round NCAA Tournament loss to Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference runners-up CSU Pueblo. The Falcons finish with a 12-4-2 record.

  • Tuesday, November 16, 2021

    Unanimous POTY Mejia Leads All-Conference Selections

    After scoring 14 goals and leading the Falcons to the GNAC championship, SPU forward Alex Mejia was named the conference's Player of the Year to lead the GNAC Men's Soccer All-Conference Team.

  • Monday, November 15, 2021

    SPU Men To Meet Thunderwolves in NCAA First Round

    The Seattle Pacific Falcons will be the GNAC's representative at the NCAA tournament. The conference champions earned a No. 9 seed in Super Region 4, meeting CSU Pueblo in the first round.

  • Friday, November 12, 2021

    Five GNAC Players Earn All-District Acclaim

    Falcons Travis Swallow – a third-time honoree – and Tyler Speer – with a perfect 4.0 GPA – were among five conference players named to the Academic All-District 8 team that combines academic and on-field excellence.

  • Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Topsy-Turvy Week Ensures Close Title Finish

    Men's Soccer Notebook: Shock results – including a 3-0 MSUB win over Simon Fraser – helped ensure that three teams have a shot at the title entering the final week, although No. 22 Seattle Pacific is in the driver's seat.

  • Wednesday, November 3, 2021

    SFU Shutout Streak Reaches Four, Team Reaches First

    Men's Soccer Notebook: It's been 360 minutes since Simon Fraser allowed a goal. The team's four-game win streak has vaulted them into a tie for first place, while No. 18 Seattle Pacific looms two points behind.

  • Tuesday, October 26, 2021

    Gap Tightens At The Top As Second Half Kicks Off

    Seattle Pacific was handed its first GNAC loss, Saint Martin's earned its first conference win and Simon Fraser went 2-0 to join a chase pack of three teams at 3-2 in the GNAC. With five games to go, the race is wide open.

  • Wednesday, October 20, 2021

    Nighthawks' Goalkeepers Lead Men's Soccer All-Academic

    Northwest Nazarene net minders Sawyer Price and Alex Nadermann lead 85 student-athletes named to the GNAC Men's Soccer All-Academic Team, presented by Barnes & Noble College.

  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021

    Goalscoring Race Is On As Mejia, Yilmaz Each Tally Three

    Men's Soccer Notebook: Seattle Pacific's Alex Mejia (11 goals) and MSUB's Halil Yilmaz (nine) have been scoring at will this season, but it was the No. 7 Falcons who had a 2-0 week.

  • Wednesday, October 6, 2021

    Vikings, Falcons Win Slugfests As Offenses Heat Up

    Men's Soccer Weekly Notebook: GNAC Offensive Player of the Week Gilbert De La Luz hit a hat trick to lead WWU past Saint Martin's, while MSUB's Halil Yilmaz also had a hat trick in a losing effort to SPU.

  • Tuesday, September 28, 2021

    Falcons Continue To Feel At Home On The Road

    After a perfect 3-0 Hawaii road trip, Seattle Pacific is 5-0-0 on the road this season, a big reason why they enter conference play ranked No. 16 in the country and on top of the GNAC.

  • Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Mejia Continues Tear As Falcons Remain In Rankings

    Men's Soccer Weekly Notebook: SPU's Alex Mejia kept up his goal-per-match pace in taking the conference scoring lead. His Falcons are one of two teams playing this week before GNAC play begins.

  • Tuesday, September 14, 2021

    Men's Soccer Goalkeepers Continue To Shine

    Men's Soccer Weekly Notebook: Simon Fraser's Aidan Bain, the GNAC Defensive Player of the Week, is among several GNAC keepers putting up nationally impressive numbers as the men's season starts its third week.

  • Wednesday, September 8, 2021

    Helleren, Yilmaz Stars Of Men's Soccer First Week

    Men's Soccer Weekly Notebook: One week into the season, Seattle Pacific is at the top of the standings on the back of two outstanding goalkeeping performances.

  • Thursday, September 2, 2021

    Rodrigues Named First Western Oregon Men's Soccer Coach

    Stanley Rodrigues is named the first head coach for the new Western Oregon men's soccer program. He comes to Monmouth after two seasons as an assistant coach at Cal State Dominguez Hills.

  • Friday, August 13, 2021

    SFU Edges Out Defending Champs In Men’s Soccer Poll

    Despite not competing in 2020-21, Simon Fraser enters its 2021 campaign as the favorite in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Preseason Coaches Poll.

  • Wednesday, July 28, 2021

    Mark Collings Steps Down As SPU Men's Soccer Coach

    The longtime Seattle Pacific head coach and former Falcons' player is stepping down to pursue other professional opportunities. Kevin Sakuda has been named interim head coach.

  • Tuesday, July 13, 2021

    Western Oregon Announces The Addition Of Men's Soccer

    Western Oregon will add men's soccer as its 14th intercollegiate sport in 2022 and will be the GNAC's seventh men's soccer program.

  • Tuesday, July 6, 2021

    Swallow, Valentini Net Academic All-America Accolades

    Seattle Pacific's Travis Swallow is named to the Academic All-America Second Team, becoming the first three-time honoree in GNAC men's soccer history. Northwest Nazarene's Lorenzo Valentini earns third team honors.