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3 drunk fans arrested for running onto Cal Poly soccer field during rivalry game

Watch person run onto field during Cal Poly soccer game

An unidentified person ran onto the field and was taken away during the Cal Poly men's soccer game on Sunday, September 30, 2018.
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An unidentified person ran onto the field and was taken away during the Cal Poly men's soccer game on Sunday, September 30, 2018.

Three people were arrested Sunday night at Cal Poly’s Blue-Green Rivalry soccer game against UC Santa Barbara after they ran onto the field intoxicated, according to university spokesman Matt Lazier.

Lazier added that another four people were arrested “at or around the game” on suspicion of public intoxication.

Cal Poly won 1-0 with a goal in the 64th minute of the game.

The crowd of 11,075 was the 14th largest in NCAA history, the largest of 2018 and the eighth consecutive season that Cal Poly’s match against UC Santa Barbara at Spanos Stadium has sold out.

The 13 combined matches between Cal Poly and UC Santa Barbara during the past seven years are the 13 highest attended collegiate soccer games in the United States, outranking every NCAA Championship and College Cup contest since the beginning of the 2012 season.

A parachuter crash landed at a Cal Poly football game in San Luis Obispo, California on Saturday, September 29, 2018. University officials confirmed that the parachuter was OK after the crash.



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