Football team the San Diego Sockers set a U.S. professional
sports record with their 41st consecutive victory, 14-4 against the
Toros de Mexico on Friday.
The Sockers had been tied with the Sioux Falls Storm of United
Indoor Football, who set the old record of 40 from 2005-08.
Kraig Chiles scored a career-high eight goals. He had a hat
trick by halftime and scored four goals in the fourth quarter.
Eduardo Velez also added a hat trick as the Sockers jumped out to a
8-0 lead before conceding their first goal.
The Sockers haven’t lost since Dec. 27, 2010, 9-8 in overtime to
the California Cougars. Their winning streak began two days later
with a 7-5 victory against the San Diego Fusion.