BSoc: Dons turned back at Buena Tournament

Santa Barbara High won third place at the Buena Tournament on Friday by topping Palmdale in a penalty kick shoot out following a scoreless draw in regulation.

The Dons fell into the third-place game after dropping their semifinal contest 2-1 to Pacifica earlier in the day.

Abraham Sierra scored Santa Barbara’s lone goal of the day, coming after the Dons had fallen behind 2-0 to Pacifica. It was the first time the Dons had been down 0-2 in a game so far this season. Matt Medina produced the assist.

Alberto Hernandez recorded the shutout in goal against Palmdale and made a save on the fourth shot of the shoot out to lift Santa Barbara.

It was the 12th shutout of the season for Santa Barbara (13-3-1).

Oxnard defeated Pacifica 4-2 in the championship game.