TULSA, Okla. – The ORU men's soccer team will take on the Cal Baptist Lancers Sunday, September 8, 2019, in Riverside, California, at 3 p.m. CST.
- The Golden Eagles fell to 2-1 on the season after suffering their first loss of the season at Loyola Marymount, 2-0.
- Reed Berry and Miles Motakef were named the first Summit League Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for their efforts to open the 2019 campaign.
- Last season, ORU finished the year 6-7-3 and went 0-3-2 in The Summit League.
- ORU returns four All-Summit League Team members. Senior forward Tanguy Guerineau was named to the 2018 First Team and All-Newcomer team. Sophomore goalkeeper Miles Motakef earned a spot on the All-Newcomer team. Junior Dante Brigida was honored on the Second Team along with senior Junior Chavez. Chavez was named 2019 Preseason Player to Watch.
- The Golden Eagles were picked fourth in the Summit League Preseason Coaches' Poll.
- Head Coach Ryan Bush is back for his seventh season at the helm for the Golden Eagles. After five seasons, Bush has a 39-52-16 record at ORU as the men's soccer coach.
- Overall, the Golden Eagles return 16 players and add 21 newcomers to the 2019 squad.
- Cal Baptist is 1-1-1 after suffering its first loss of the season to UC Riverside, 2-1. The Lancers defeated Summit League opponent Purdue Fort Wayne, 4-0, on September 1.
- The Lancers were picked to finish the in the Western Athletic Conference.
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