Cello Leads SJSU to 1-0 Victory Over Colorado College


Tiana Cello scored an incredible goal to lead San José State (2-3-4, 1-0-1 Mountain West) to a 1-0 victory over Colorado College (3-4-2, 0-1-1 Mountain West) on Sunday at Stewart Field.

  • The Spartans are unbeaten in their last six games.
  • They have not lost since September 2nd against UC Irvine.
  • Cello's goal occurred in the 49th minute when she took a pass from Taylor Phillips and fired the ball over the goalie's head from a tough angle on the left wing.
  • The goal was Cello's first of the season.
  • With the assist, Phillips moved up to second on the team in points with one goal and two assists.
  • It was the second straight shutout for the Spartans and their second shutout of the season.
  • The Spartans outshot Colorado College, 14-12.
  • Only one of the shots by Colorado College was on goal and it was saved by Bente Pernot.
  • Pernot played the first 57 minutes and Autum Monty replaced her for the remaining 33 minutes.
  • Jada Wilson had a standout performance defensively, playing all 90 minutes at center back.

UP NEXT: The Spartans are back home at the Spartan Soccer Complex on Thursday, Sept.29 for a matchup with Nevada. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.

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