Falcons Head to California For Pair of League Games
Oct. 20, 2011
Game #14vs. San Jose State SpartansFriday, Oct. 21, 20115 p.m. at San Jose, CA Game #15vs. Sacramento State HornetsSunday, Oct. 23, 20111 p.m. at Sacramento, CA RECORDSAir Force 7-5-1, 1-3-1 MPSFSan Jose State 6-4-3, 3-2-0 MPSFSacramento State 6-6-1, 2-3-0 MPSF RECENT RESULTSAir ForceDefeated UNLV, 4-0Lost to New Mexico, 1-0 San Jose StateDefeated Seattle, 2-1Defeated CSU Bakersfield, 2-1 Sacramento StateLost to CSU Bakersfield, 4-0Lost to Seattle, 2-0 COACHESDoug Hill (USAFA, 1983)Air Force 31-50-4, Fifth SeasonOverall Same Gary St. Clair (San Jose State, 1976)SJSU 202-185-36, 22nd SeasonOverall Same Michael Linenberger (Duke, 1987)Sac. State 154-227-44, 23rd SeasonOverall Same Falcons Head to California For Pair of League GamesThe Air Force Falcons remain on the road for a pair of MPSF games this weekend, beginning on Friday, Oct. 21 against San Jose State at 5 p.m. in San Jose, Calif. On Sunday, the Falcons face Sacramento State at 1 p.m. in Sacramento, Calif.The Falcons are 7-5-1 overall and 1-3-1 in the MPSF after splitting a pair of games on the road last weekend. Air Force Gets Some RevengeThe Falcons split a pair of road games last weekend, defeating UNLV 4-0 and losing to 6th-ranked New Mexico, 1-0. Air Force had lost to both teams at home the previous weekend. Kevin Durr scored a goal and added an assist as the Falcons scored the most goals in one game against a conference opponent since 2004. Garrett Getschow scored his team-leading seventh goal of the season while senior captain Eric Wilson scored the first goal of his career. Freshman Zachary Modly also scored for the Falcons.On Sunday, the Falcons gave up a penalty kick in the 28th minute to the Lobos and were unable to get a shot past UNM keeper Victor Rodriguez. Scoring Is Up This SeasonThe Falcons have scored 27 goals in 13 games so far this season, seven more than they scored in 19 games all of last season. Air Force is third in the MPSF in goals scored and assists with 24. Durr Still Near Top of National and MPSF StatsAir Force junior Kevin Durr is tied for second in the MPSF and tied for 12th nationally with seven assists. Durr is also second in the league with 46 shots and tied for third averaging 1.31 points per game. Meanwhile, Matt Underwood is second in the conference with 55 saves.