(Walnut, CA) In the second round of the South Coast Conference Tournament on Tuesday, Nov. 7, host and No. 2 seed Mt. San Antonio College and No. 5 Long Beach City College (11-5-4, 5-3-2) played to a 0-0 draw. However, the Mounties (7-4-9, 5-1-3) advanced on penalty kicks, 5-4, to earn a spot in the championship game. This is the second time this season that the teams battled to a tie, the first was a 3-3 deadlock on Oct. 13.
In Tuesday's game, Daniel Ramirez played all 90 minutes in goal for Mt. SAC and made four saves.
The Mounties will face No. 1 seed El Camino College (18-1, 9-0) for the tournament title on Friday, Nov. 10, at LBCC. The Warriors defeated Mt. SAC, 3-0, on Oct. 3.
El Camino is ranked No. 2 in the most recent California Community College Sports Information Association state poll and the Mounties are ranked No. 19.
For additional information, please contact the Mt. SAC Sports Information Office at 909.274.4630.