Titans Open '09 Schedule vs. Alumnae

Aug. 13, 2009

FULLERTON, CA - The Cal State Fullerton women's soccer team will open its 2009 season on Saturday (Aug. 15) at 5 p.m. as it hosts a group of former Titans' standouts in the program's annual alumnae game at Titan Stadium.

Admission is free to the event. Among those former Titans scheduled to attend include:

Erica Pryor (2002-05)
Erica Janke (2003-06)
Lauryn Welch (2003-06)
Tiffany Craig (2007-08)
Desi Flint (2002-03, 2005-06)
Dana DeVaughn (2005)
Emmy Dokulil (2002-03, 2005-06)
Casey Schostag (2005-08)
Ashley O'Brien-Ickes (2002-05)
Erin Shelton (2002-05)
Vanessa Valentine (2001-04)
Lisa Kosena (2004-05)
Kandace Wilson (2002-05)
Leslie Munoz (2004, 2006-07)
Brianna Buffington (2005-07)
Kate Brunet-Colosi (2003-05)
Kellie Cox (2001-02, 2004-05)

The 2009 Titans return 12 letter winners and eight starters off of last season's squad that finished 7-11-1 overall and 2-6 in Big West Conference play. The team is led by third-year head coach Demian Brown, who is 19-19-1 overall in his career at the helm of the program.

Cal State Fullerton will hold a scrimmage on Wednesday (Aug. 19) against Pepperdine at 1 p.m. before opening their regular season on Sunday (Aug. 23) at 1 p.m. as they host Utah.

The Titans will take on five teams that advanced to the NCAA Tournament a season ago in San Diego (2nd Round), USC (3rd Round), Washington (2nd Round), Long Beach State (1st Round), and UC Santa Barbara (1st Round) while having home field advantage for most of the season as 12 of Fullerton's 19 regular season matches will be contested at Titan Stadium.