EL CAJON, Calif. – Andrew Robles collected two assists and Cameron Riley recorded his first shutout of the year as the San Diego Christian men's soccer team defeated Whittier College 3-0 Saturday for their first win of the season.
Robles's second assist came at the 68:22 mark in the game as he waited for Juan Maffey to join him in the 18-yard box. Robles dribbled and made the goalie commit to him before Robles found a wide-open Maffey to increase their lead to 2-0.Maffey returned the favor with six minutes left in the game. He played a through ball to the running Moises Parada. Parada was all alone with the goalkeeper and made a move to get around Jorge Rivas to notch his first goal of the early season.
San Diego Christian outshot Whittier 8-5 in the game. Riley recorded four saves. Whittier was given a red card at the 50:03 mark and had to play the rest of the game down a man.The Hawks are back in action on Sept. 9 as they travel to Bethesda University. The Hawks next home match is Sept. 14 against Southern Nazarene University (OK). Kickoff is scheduled for 11 a.m.