Leroux Nets Brace in 3-0 Spartans Win


SAN JOSE, Calif. - Beau Leroux scored two goals and Mario Barocio added another to lead San José State (4-3-2, 2-0-1 WAC) to a 3-0 win over Texas Rio Grande Valley (2-5-2, 0-2-0 WAC) on Sunday afternoon at the Spartan Soccer Complex.

  • Leroux registered his second and third goals over the course of two matches and now leads the Spartans in goals this season with four.
  • For Barocio, it was his first career goal as a Spartan.
  • Herminio Padilla led the Spartans with two assists.
  • Leroux scored the Spartans first goal of the match, off assists by Herminio Padilla and Finlay Wood.
  • Barocio added the second goal of the match with assists credited to Angel Iniguez and Padilla.
  • Leroux got the final goal of the match, unassisted.
  • David Sweeney made one save in the second half and picked up his third shutout of the season
  • Sweeney is tied for first in the WAC with the most shutouts this year.
  • The Spartans outshot Texas Rio Grande Valley 27-5 and had nine shots on goal compared to their opponent's one.

UP NEXT: The Spartans are back in action on Saturday, October 8th at 7:00 p.m. versus Incarnate Word at the Spartan Soccer Complex.

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