Men's Student-Athlete of the Week --- David Turcios, Soccer
Sophomore midfielder David Turcios led the Cal State Northridge Matadors to
an important win over Cal Poly last Sunday. The Reseda, Calif.,
native picked up a pair of assists as the Matadors defeated the
Mustangs 3-1 to keep pace at the top of the Big West Conference's
With the match tied at 1-1 in the second half, Turcios helped spring Beto Velasquez on a counter that led to the eventual game-winning goal. Later in the match, Turcios made a long run of his own and laid the ball off to Sagi Lev-Ari for an easy insurance goal into an empty net.
On the season, Turcios has one goal and five assists for seven points. For his career at Northridge, he has compiled two goals, 11 assists and 15 points.