2008 UTB/TSC Men's Soccer Team
2008 UTB/TSC Men's Soccer Team

Scorpions Cruise Past Santa Fe, 5-2; Regular Season Finale Set Saturday
Posted October 31, 2008
HOBBS, N.M. -- Juan Nava scored twice and Steve Howard had two assists to lead the UTB/TSC men's soccer team to a 5-2 victory over College of Santa Fe in a non-conference game here Friday, October 31. More

Scorpions Blank SAGU, 2-0; Win RRAC Championship Again!
Posted October 24, 2008
WAXAHACHIE -- A la papita! The Scorpions have done it again! More
Scorpions Record Fifth Shutout of Season in 2-0 Conference Win
Posted October 8, 2008
For the fourth time, UTB/TSC shut down Texas Wesleyan University without a goal in a 2-0 victory over the Rams at Morningside Park Wednesday, October 8, matching the two teams that met for the Red River Athletic Conference championship last year. More

Scorpions Record Fourth Shutout of Season in 2-0 Conference Win
Posted October 4, 2008
Freshman Steve Howard scored his first two goals of the season and they were enough to lead UTB/TSC to a 2-0 win over Northwood University in a Red River Athletic Conference men's soccer game Saturday, October 4, at Morningside Park. More
Scorpions Fall to Fifth-Ranked Southern Nazarene, 3-1
Posted September 27, 2008
BETHANY, Okla. -- Fifth-ranked Southern Nazarene University scored three quick goals within a four-minute span in the first half to down UTB/TSC, 3-1, in men's soccer Saturday, September 27, at the Wanda Rhodes Soccer Complex. More
Fifth-Ranked Oklahoma City University Downs Scorpions, 2-0
Posted September 26, 2008
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Seventh-ranked Oklahoma City University scored two goals within a five-minute span in the game's final 15 minutes to stop UTB/TSC, 2-0, in men's soccer Friday, September 26, at Stars Field. More
Open RRAC Play with 3-1 Win over Huston-Tillotson
Posted September 23, 2008
AUSTIN -– Brian Hardie scored two goals to lead the UTB/TSC Scorpions to a 3-1 victory over Huston-Tillotson University Tuesday, September 23, at St. Francis School Field. More

Scorpions Begin Defense of Red River Athletic Conference Title Tuesday
Posted September 22, 2008
AUSTIN -- The important games begin Tuesday for the UTB/TSC Scorpions men's soccer team, who begin defense of their Red River Athletic Conference against Huston-Tillotson University at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 23, at St. Francis School Field. More

Scorpions Blank OLLU, 1-0, for Third Shutout of Season
Posted September 20, 2008
Fernando Mendoza
's soft tap into the net was the only goal of the night as the UTB/TSC Scorpions recorded their third shutout of the season, this time a 1-0 win over Our Lady of the Lake University Saturday, September 20, at Morningside Park. More
St. Edward's Stays Unbeaten with 2-0 Victory over Scorpions
Posted September 14, 2008
AUSTIN -- St. Edward's University scored twice in the second half to stop the UTB/TSC Scorpions, 2-0, in men’s soccer action at St. Edward’s Soccer Field Sunday afternoon. More

Scorpions Improve Record to 3-1 with Intense 3-2 Victory over OBU
Posted September 7, 2008
Freshman Draion McNain scored the first two goals of the game and freshman Jose Galvan added the eventual game-winner to lift the UTB/TSC Scorpions to a thrilling 3-2 victory over Oklahoma Baptist University in the Scorpion Soccer Classic at Morningside Park Saturday, September 6. More

Scorpions Shut Out St. Thomas for Second Time in Eight Days
Posted September 6, 2008
Senior Fernando Mendoza scored the only goal of the game in the first half to lead the UTB/TSC Scorpions to a 1-0 victory over St. Thomas University of Houston in the Scorpion Soccer Classic at Morningside Park Saturday, September 6. More

Scorpions Drop 2-1 Decision to William Carey for First Loss
Posted August 30, 2008
HOUSTON -- William Carey University of Mississippi held off a comeback by the UTB/TSC men's soccer team for a 2-1 victory Saturday, August 30, in the first University of St. Thomas Soccer Classic. More

Scorpions Open Season with 3-0 Victory on Road over St. Thomas
Posted August 29, 2008
HOUSTON -- The UTB/TSC men's soccer team opened the new season with a 3-0 victory over St. Thomas University Friday, August 29, in the first UST Soccer Classic. More

Summer Soccer Camp for Boys Ages 8 to 15 Scheduled July 7-10
Updated July 2, 2008
Boys ages 8 to 15 are invited to participate in the second Scorpion Soccer Summer Camp July 7-10 at Scorpion Field. More
Scorpion Men’s Soccer Players Visit Castaneda Elementary School
UTB/TSC men's soccer coach Dan Balaguero and members of the Scorpion soccer team took part in a TAKS pep rally at Castaneda Elementary School on May 3. More

Scorpions Complete Successful First-Ever Spring with Focus on Strength, Conditioning
The UTB/TSC Scorpion men's soccer completed a very successful inaugural spring season, which was the first time many players had been involved in year-round training. More…

News Archive:
June 2008
June 2, 2008:
Boys' Summer Soccer Camps Scheduled June 23-26, July 7-10
May 2008
May 23, 2008: Scorpions complete successful spring season
May 3, 2008: Scorpion Men’s soccer players visit Castaneda Elementary school
November 2007

November 22, 2007: McCormick, Purser Named Honorable Mention All-Americans
November 5, 2007: Scorpions Eliminated by Oklahoma City University
November 4, 2007: Scorpions Ready for Toughest Challenge of Season
November 3, 2007: Scorpions Blitz TWU; Advance To Regional Semis
October 2007
October 30, 2007: Gamboa, Mendoza Receive Conference Player of Week Honors
October 27, 2007: Scorpion Men Win Conference Tournament on Penalty Kicks
October 26, 2007: Mendoza Scores "Golden Goal" in Overtime 2-1 Victory over Texas College in Semifinals
October 25, 2007: Scorpions Meet Texas College in Tourney Semifinal Game
October 25, 2007: Six Scorpions Named to All-Conference Team
October 20, 2007: McCormick Leads Scorpions to 9-1 Win in Regular Season Finale
October 19, 2007: Scorpions Win Conference Championship!
October 15, 2007: Scorpions Drop 3-2 Decision to Houston St. Thomas
October 13, 2007: Scorpions, Monterrey Tec End in 1-1 Tie
October 12, 2007: Scorpions Host Monterrey Tec Saturday at Morningside Park
October 7, 2007: Scorpions Win with 90 Seconds Left in Second Overtime, 1-0
October 6, 2007: Houston Baptist Ends Scorpions' Six-Game Winning Streak, 2-1
October 2, 2007: Purser Named RRAC Defensive Player of the Week
September 2007
September 29, 2007: Scorpions Take Sixth Straight Victory, 1-0
September 28, 2007: Scorpions Topple Northwood, 4-1, to Stay in First
September 27, 2007: First-Place Scorpions Visit Metroplex for 2 Games
September 25, 2007: Gamboa, Mendoza Chosen RRAC Players of the Week
September 22, 2007: Scorpions Win 1-0 on Goal with 15 Seconds Left in Game
September 21, 2007: What A What Way To Begin Soccer!
September 20, 2007: Scorpions Pull Out Dramatic 3-2 Victory Before 1,000 Fans
September 19, 2007: Scorpion Fύtbol Arrives at UTB/TSC!
September 19, 2007: Hardie, Maric Men's Soccer RRAC Players of the Week
September 18, 2007: Scorpions Come from Behind for 2-1 Victory over Texas Lutheran
September 17, 2007: Scorpions Visit Texas Lutheran To End Long Road Streak
September 15, 2007: Scorpions Play Best of Game of Season in 5-1 Win
September 14, 2007: Scorpions Fall to OLLU on Header in Overtime, 1-0
September 13, 2007: Men's Soccer Scorpions Visit OLLU, HTU
September 8, 2007: Men's Soccer Scorpions Win 2nd Straight, 3-1
September 7, 2007: Men's Soccer Scorpions Blank Bacone, 6-0
September 6, 2007:
Men's Soccer Scorpions Look for First Victory of Season
September 4, 2007: Men's Soccer Scorpions Tie Oklahoma Baptist, 1-1
September 3, 2007: Men's Soccer Scorpions Drop Season Opener to St. Gregory's, 2-1
August 2007
August 13, 2007: Schedules Change for Men's, Women's Soccer Opening Games
August 6, 2007: Practice Begins for Soccer, Volleyball!
July 2007
July 20, 2007: Vernaschi Signing Completes Men's Soccer Roster
July 19, 2007: Four More Valley Soccer Players Sign Letters of Intent
July 5, 2007: Soccer Camp Scheduled July 23-27 for Boys and Girls Ages 5-17
June 2007
June 25, 2007: Scorpion Signee Nielsen Signs Professional Soccer Contract
June 22, 2007: Four Freshman English Soccer Players Sign Letters of Intent
June 19, 2007: Three More Freshman Soccer Players Sign Letters of Intent
June 15, 2007: Puig Named Scorpion Volunteer Assistant Coach
June 14, 2007: Freshman Foreign-Born Soccer Players Sign Letters of Intent
June 1, 2007: More Soccer Players Sign Letters of Intent
May 2007
May 30, 2007: Five Transfer Soccer Players Sign Letters Of Intent
May 24, 2007: Chipuli Hernandez Signs Soccer Letter of Intent
May 3, 2007: Men's Soccer Evaluations for High School Students Scheduled
May 3, 2007: Davila Signs Letter of Intent to play Soccer
April 2007
April 19, 2007: Gamboa Signs Soccer Letter of Intent
April 5, 2007: Rodriguez Becomes First High School Soccer Player To Sign
April 5, 2007: Rodriguez Expected To Sign Soccer Letter of Intent  
March 2007
March 28, 2007: UTB/TSC Men's Soccer Program Signs Four Players

March 27, 2007: Men's Soccer, Volleyball Signings Scheduled Wednesday
March 12, 2007: Soccer Evaluations for High School Grads Scheduled

March 8, 2007: Soccer Evaluations for High School Graduates Scheduled
March 6, 2007: Balaguero Named First Scorpion Men's Soccer Coach
March 5, 2007: Scorpions To Introduce First Men's Soccer Coach                
March 5, 2007: Scorpions Announce 2007 Soccer Schedule

March 4, 2007: Scorpions To Introduce First Men's Soccer Coach