No. 21 Cal (Pa.) upsets Mercyhurst
Roundup: No. 5 Incarnate Word beats West Texas A&M 3-1
ERIE, Pa. -- Sophomore Scott Campbell and redshirt freshman Chris Hunkele registered their first career goals in the first period on Sunday to help No. 21 California (Pa.) post a 2-1 win at No. 4 Mercyhurst in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference action.
With the victory, the Vulcans improve to 9-1-2 overall and move into first place in the league standings with 13 points behind a 4-1-1 record in conference play. Meanwhile, the Lakers drop to 8-2-0 this season with a 2-1-0 mark in league play.
California (Pa.) took a 1-0 lead in the 25th minute when Campbell scored off a corner kick by senior Edin Sabic, who now leads the team with 13 points. Less than 10 minutes later, Hunkele posted a goal off an assist from freshman Ian Cheek at the 33:06-mark. Mercyhurst trimmed the deficit to 2-1 in the 63rd minute when Billy Colton registered his team-leading seventh goal of the year off a penalty kick.
No. 5 Incarnate Word 3, West Texas A&M 0
SAN ANTONIO -- After a disappointing 1-1 draw on Friday night, Incarnate Word rebounded with a 3-1 win against West Texas A&M.
West Texas A&M scored first, taking advantage of a misplayed ball in the Incarnate Word defensive third in the 8th minute putting the Cardinals in a hole early.
Carlos Picado got things going for Incarnate Word, taking a pass from Vinny Bailey near the top of the box and, while shielding a defender, turning and firing a shot past the goalkeeper at 37:09.
Picado then went on to set up teammate Edgar Alvarez just 40 seconds later, chipping a pass to the charging Alvarez inside the penalty area which Alvarez buried toward the far post for the 2-1 lead.
The 2-1 score held up until the final minute of play when Picado found Julien Brown-Latham on a 3-on-2, which Latham knocked into the net without any trouble for the 3-1 lead.
Game information and photos compiled from athletic department websites.