The Cal Poly women’s soccer team gave up a goal in the final 10 minutes of the game, dropping a 1-0 decision at Cal State Fullerton on Sunday.
The Mustangs are the second seed in the Big West Conference Tournament, which Cal Poly hosts this week.
Adriana Gjonovich headed in a cross from Christin Burkenroad for Cal State Fullerton (8-7-4, 6-0-2 Big West).
Alyssa Giannetti made two saves for Cal Poly (10-9-0, 5-3-0).
In the conference tournament semifinals, the top-seeded Titans will take on fourth-seeded Cal State Northridge (7-10-2, 4-3-1) at 5 p.m. Thursday, before the Mustangs and third-seeded Long Beach State (8-6-5, 4-2-2) kickoff at 7:30 p.m.. The championship game will be at 1 p.m. Nov. 9, and air on Fox Sports Prime Ticket.
Cal Poly at Gael Classic
The Mustangs swept both doubles flights Sunday in Moraga.
Cal Poly’s Garrett Auproux and Lucas Lesoeur teamed up to beat Roy Brandys and Kasparas Zemaitelis of Sacramento State, 8-1, in the Flight A semifinal. They then beat Thomas Hunt and James Markiewicz of Saint Mary’s 8-4 for the title.
In Flight B, Naveen Beasley and Tim Tan beat Jesse Ross and James Wade of UC Davis 8-6 in the semifinal and Cal’s Nikhil Jayashankar and Jordan Smith 8-3 in the final.