Red Hot Aggies Take Streak to Cal Poly

Brian Ford and the Aggie defense recorded their fifth shutout of the season on Saturday. (Wayne Tilcock)
 
Brian Ford and the Aggie defense recorded their fifth shutout of the season on Saturday. (Wayne Tilcock)
 

Oct. 15, 2012

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RED HOT AGGIES TAKE STREAK TO CAL POLY
• The UC Davis men's soccer team will take its four-game winning streak to Cal Poly for a 7 p.m. match up on Tuesday at Alex G. Spanos Stadium in San Luis Obispo.

The Last Meeting
Cal Poly1
UC Davis2
October 22, 2011
Davis, Calif.
Wiesenfarth, Aguiar Leads Aggies To Comeback Victory
Box Score | Freshman forward Matt Wiesenfarth scored the equalizer in the 83rd minute then sophomore midfielder Alex Aguiar converted a go-ahead penalty kick to complete UC Davis' comeback from a late 1-0 deficit to a 2-1 victory in Big West Conference men's soccer action at Aggie Soccer Stadium Saturday afternoon in front of 765 fans.

FOLLOW THE AGGIES LIVE
• Live stats and a live internet-only audio broadcast will be available for Tuesday's game... Visit ucdavisaggies.com to access the links.

SCOUTING CAL POLY (7-5-1, 2-2-1)
• Cal Poly handed Sacramento State a 1-1 draw on Friday to move into third place in the Big West Conference standings.
• Junior forward Mackenzie Pridham scored the equalizer on Friday for his eighth goal of the season... He ranks second in the Big West and 27th nationally in goals scored.
• Chris Gaschen has provided four assists while George Malki has three assists.
• The role of goalkeeper has been split between Chase Hauser and Wade Hamilton... In seven appearances, Hauser owns a .759 save percentage and two shutouts... Hamilton owns a .696 save percentage in six games... Both have allowed seven goals apiece.

ALL-TIME AGAINST CAL POLY
• The Aggies are 8-9 all-time against the Mustangs after a 2-1 win on Oct. 22, 2011 in Davis.
• UC Davis is just 2-5 at Alex G. Spanos Stadium, however... The Aggies claimed a 1-0 victory in San Luis Obispo last season... Prior to that, they hadn't won at Alex G. Spanos Stadium since 2006.

HENRY REPEATS AS BIG WEST PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Alex Henry put away the game-winning goal on Saturday against No. 8 UC Santa Barbara and was voted the league's Offensive Player of the Week for the second consecutive week.
• He curled a direct free kick from the right wing into the upper left corner of the goal with just five minutes left in the game for the Aggies' first win over UCSB on Aggie Soccer Field since 2006.
• Henry is the first Aggie to repeat as Big West Player of the Week since teammate Omar Zeenni did so in 2011.

COMING UP NEXT
• UC Davis remains on the road for a Saturday afternoon match at Sacramento State.
• Kick off is set for 4 p.m. at Hornet Field in Sacramento.