CSU-Pueblo wraps regular season at No. 11 Colorado Mines and Regis; postseason still in sight

CSU-Pueblo wraps regular season at No. 11 Colorado Mines and Regis; postseason still in sight

PUEBLO, Colo. (October 25, 2017) – The Colorado State University-Pueblo men's soccer team concludes the 2017 regular season this week at No. 11 Colorado Mines Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and Regis Saturday at 1:30 p.m.

The Pack sits in a tie with Adams State for seventh place in the RMAC standings with 13 conference points. Both teams trail Regis who holds the final RMAC Tournament spot with two games remaining.

CSU-Pueblo is back on the pitch going 1-0-1 last week at UCCS and at home versus SD Mines & Technology.

The Pack finished in a scoreless tie last Wednesday at Mountain Lion Stadium.

Friday for the ThunderWolves was Parent's/Senior Night at Gonzales Stadium. Pack seniors Lorenz Delaney (Phoenix, Ariz.), Erich Frey (Colorado Springs, Colo.), and Connor Marth (Tulsa, Okla.) were honored prior to the match.

In the game freshman Brayden Ballman (Seattle, Wash.) scored his first career hat trick against SDSMT. Ballman netted two goals in the first half and sealed the deal in the games' 89th minute converting a penalty kick for a goal.

Marth contributed with three assists in the game bringing his season total to seven and is now tied for the RMAC lead in the category.

For their efforts Ballman and Marth were named RMAC Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively.   

In Sight for the Pack

Stay tuned to gothunderwolves.com to find out if the Pack secured a spot in the six-team tournament.

How to Follow the Pack

Thursday, October 26, 2017: CSU-Pueblo at No. 11 Colorado Mines 7:30 p.m. (Live stats) (Video)

Saturday, October 28, 2017: CSU-Pueblo at Regis 1:30 p.m. (Live stats) (Video)

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Opponent Capsules

Colorado School of Mines Orediggers

Record: 13-3-0 (11-1-0 RMAC)

Statistical Leaders:

     Points: 38 – John Haist  

     Goals: 17 – Haist

     Assists: 7 – Nikolaus Grotz

     Shots: 72 - Haist

     Goalkeeper Saves: 50 – Collin Hall

Last game played: October 22nd – Won 2-1, at Fort Lewis

Regis University Rangers

Record: 7-7-0 (5-7-0 RMAC)

Statistical Leaders:

     Points: 15 – Will Eslinger

     Goals: 7 - Eslinger

     Assists: 3 – Jacob Lever

     Shots: 29 – John Halter

     Goalkeeper Saves: 37 – Ciaran Gibson

Last game played: October 22nd – Won 1-0, at Adams State

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.