California Men's Soccer 2012 NCAA Tournament Capsule

California Golden Bears
Pac-12

 

2012 Record: 8-7-3, 3-5-2
Coach: Kevin Grimes

Good Results: 8/24 at Santa Clara (2-1), 10/14 at Oregon State (3-1), 11/4 at UCLA (1-1)
Bad Results: 9/16 San Francisco (0-0), 10/4 at Stanford (0-2), 11/1 at San Diego State (1-2)

Key Strikers:
Stefano Bonomo, Sophomore, 5 goals, 0 assists

Key Midfielders:
Tony Salciccia, Senior, 5 goals, 6 assists
Seth Casiple, Sophomore, 2 goals, 7 assists
Alec Sundly, Junior, 3 goals, 1 assist

Key Defenders:
Ryan Neil, Junior, 0 goals, 5 assists
Christian Dean, Sophomore, 0 goals, 0 assists

Key Goalkeepers:
Kevin Peach, Sophomore, 1.40 goals against average, .748 save percentage, 4 shutouts

By the Numbers:
Scoring Offense: 1.53 (73rd in nation, 4th in conference)
Goals-Against Average: 1.22 (100, 4)
Shutout Percentage: 0.35 (54, 3)
Save Percentage: 0.78 (62, 3)

Recent Postseason Appearances:
California    2010    Second Round    Defeated UC Santa Barbara
California    2010    Third Round        Defeated Brown
California    2010    Quarterfinals        Lost to Akron
California    2008    First Round         Defeated San Francisco
California    2008    Second Round    Defeated UC Santa Barbara
California    2008    Third Round        Lost to Maryland
California    2007    First Round         Defeated UC Davis
California    2007    Second Round    Lost to Virginia Tech
California    2006    Second Round    Defeated New Mexico
California    2006    Third Round        Lost to Virginia
California    2005    Second Round    Defeated Santa Clara
California    2005    Third Round        Defeated Wake Forest
California    2005    Quarterfinals        Lost to New Mexico
California    2004    First Round         Defeated Santa Clara
California    2004    Second Round    Lost to SMU
California    2003    First Round         Defeated San Jose State
California    2003    Second Round    Lost to UC Santa Barbara

*all team stats through 11/4

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