News & Season Highlights


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Soka Finishes 5th in Cal Pac Conference Play

November 10, 2014

The Lions finished their regular season in 5th place after their final match against Marymount University.....(Continue Reading)

Soka Men are 2-1 in Cal Pac Conference Play after Weekend Matches 

September 30, 2014

The Lions find themselves 2-1 in Cal Pac Conference play after hosting two conference games over the weekend.....(Continue Reading)

Healy Scores Twice as Lions Top Red Hawks

September 22, 2014

The Lions won their first Cal Pac Conference match of the season beating the Red Hawks of Simpson University 3-1.....(Continue Reading)

Soka Lions Falter in 5-1 Loss to Vanguard 

September 12, 2014

The Lions fall 1-5 to the Vangaurd University Lions in a non conference match up.....(Continue Reading)

Soka Men Fall to Westminster Griffins

September 7, 2014

The Lions fall 0-3 to Westminster College after a hard fought 90 minutes.....(Continue Reading)

Lions Win 4th Straight Match of Season

September 3, 2014

Sophomore Matteo Barbiero and freshman Jaroslav Zapletal both scored in tonight's 2-0 win over the beaver sof Cal Tech.....(Continue Reading)

Soka Men Shut Out Flames

August 30, 2014

Frehsman Jaroslav Zapletal scored both goals in this afternoon's match against the Bethesda Flames to give the Lions their third win of the season.....(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Opens Season with Back to Back Wins

August 26, 2014

The Soka University men's soccer team are 2-0 so far in pre-season play after defeating the ACU Firestorm and the San Diego Christian Hawks.....(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Hire Kaveh Razaghi

August 10,

Men's soccer hire Kaveh Razaghi as their new assistant coach and recruiting coordinator.....(Continue Reading)

Three Lions Earn Cal Pac Team Honors

November 16, 2013

Soka University soccer trio Akria Takahata, Jonathan Junqua and Luis Herrera each earned a spot on one of the Cal Pac All-Conference Teams    .....(Continue Reading)

Smyth Earns CoSIDA Capital One Academic All District Region IV Men's Soccer Team Honors

October 31, 2013

Sophomore goal keeper Danny Smyth has earned academic and athletic recognition from the CoSIDA Capital One Academic All District Region.....(Continue Reading) 

Men's Soccer Honors Seniors in Last Regular Season Home Game

October 30, 2013

The men's soccer program honored their two standout seniors Akira Takahata and Tomor Tanaka in tonight's last regular season home match.....(Continue Reading)

Barbiero Receives Cal Pac Defensive Player of the Week Honors

October 22, 2013

Freshman standout Matteo Barbiero received Cal Pac Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors...(Continue Reading)

Chadwell's Side Volley Lift Lions to Overtime Victory

October 18, 2013

Tanner Chadwell scored the game winner in the Lions' match against the Besthesda University Flames...(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Logs Fifth Shutout of Season

October 6, 2013

The Soka University defense was up for the task once again on Sunday afternoon as they beat the Bobcats of UC Merced 1-0...(Continue Reading)

Soka Falls in Heartbreaker to Eagles, 2-1

October 4, 2013

An own goal in the 39th minute became the deciding factor in tonight's Cal Pac conference match up...(Continue Reading)

Golden Eagles Sneak Past Lions 3-2

October 1, 2013

It was a battle all the way to the very end, but the Golden Eagles were able to squeak out a 3-2 victory over the Lions of Soka University  ...(Continue Reading)

Early Goal Leads Vanguard Past the Soka Lions

September 26, 2013

Soka fell behind early, and was never quite able to recover as two first half goals and one goal late in the second half propelled Vanguard University to a 3-0 victory over the Soka Lions ...(Continue Reading)

Junqua's Defensive Effort Merits Cal Pac Player of the Week Accolades

September 23, 2013

Sophomore defender Jonathan Junqua receives Cal Pac Conference defensive player of the week recognition...(Continue Reading)

Lions Cast Off Keelhaulers with 1-0 Victory

September 20, 2013

Soka University striker Bryce Arenson found the back of the net Friday night to lift the Lions to vicotry...(Continue Reading)

Smyth Earns Cal Pac Defensive Player of the Week Honors

September 16, 2013

Sophomore goal keeper Danny Smyth has earned himself Cal Pac Conference defensive player of the week honors ...(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Soar Past Golden Eagles

September 15, 2013

Men's soccer traveled to Riverside for a Cal Pac Conference match up against La Sierra University...(Continue Reading)

Another First for SUA Men's Soccer

September 10, 2013

The NAIA Men's Soccer Team Coaches' To 25 Poll was released and the men's soccer team has had yet another first in program history...(Continue Reading)

Lions Edged 0-2 by the Cougars of San Marcos

September 7, 2013

With early chances to go ahead in the match the Lions were unable to capitalize on their opportunities and could not dent the back of the net...(Continue Reading)

Offensive Outburst Lifts Lions Past Pioneers

August 29, 2013

Six different Lions scored in tonight's match against the Pioneers of Pacific Union College to lift the Lions to victory...(Continue Reading)

Arenson Nets Cal Pac Player of the Week Honors

August 27, 2013

Sophomore striker, Bryce Arenson earned California Pacific Conference Player of the week recognition...(Continue Reading)

Lions for Hope

August 23, 2013

The men's & women's soccer teams take time out of their busy training schedules to give back to their community...(Continue Reading)

Lions Hold First Fall Practice as New Season Approaches

August 10, 2013

The Men's soccer team officially got its season going as the team held its first organized practice of the 2013 season...(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Schedule Announced for 2013 Season

June 12, 2013

The 2013 Men's soccer schedule features 17 regular season matches highlighted by a Five-game home slate at the Lion’s Den...(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Inks 7 for 2013 Season

June 7, 2013

Head Coach Marine Cano announced the signing of seven high school seniors for the upcoming soccer season...(Continue Reading)

Lions Wrap Up Regular Season Play

November 5, 2012

Soka Lions conclude their Season with a 4-10-2 record and honor their five seniors at last home game....(Continue Reading)

Men's Soccer Mid Season Update

October 1, 2012

Soka University of America mens soccer 2-6-1 thus far into season....(Continue Reading)