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SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIES FOR THIRD AT WESTERN INTERCOLLEGIATE

 

Aztec senior P.J. Samiere (below) ties for sixth individually

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April 8, 2018 (Santa Cruz) - Bolstered by three individual finishes in the top 11, the San Diego State men’s golf team tied for third at the Western Intercollegiate on Sunday after carding a collective 5-over-par 355 during the final round at the par-70, 6,615-yard Pasatiempo Golf Course.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS BLANKS AIR FORCE 4-0

 

Aztecs snap three-match slide

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Photo:  Ignacio Martinez was a winner at No. 1 singles vs. Air Force on Sunday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 8, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State snapped a three-match losing streak with a much-needed 4-0 shutout of Air Force on Sunday in a Mountain West dual at Aztec Tennis Center.

AZTECS WOMEN'S TENNIS DOWNS DONS 4-1

 

SDSU dominant in Sunday afternoon dual vs. San Francisco

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April 8, 2018 (San Diego) - Following a trip to Long Beach on Saturday, San Diego State women’s tennis returned to the Aztec Tennis Center Sunday afternoon to host the University of San Francisco, where the Aztecs dominated the Dons 4-1 on their home courts. The team claimed the doubles point and only allowed one singles match to USF before clinching a victory.

SDSU LACROSSE FALLS TO UC DAVIS ON SENIOR DAY 15-9

 

 

Aztecs outscored 7-0 in final 15:23 of the second half

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April 8, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State suffered its third straight defeat Sunday after dropping a 15-9 decision to UC Davis in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation game at Aztec Lacrosse Field.

SDSU (8-6, 0-1 MPSF) rallied from an early 4-0 deficit before taking its only lead of the game at 9-8 following Jill Haight’s second goal of the game with 16:30 left in the second half.

SENIORS CARRY NO. 21 SDSU WATER POLO TO 11-9 WIN OVER FRESNO STATE

 

 

Aztecs defeat Fresno State in final home game of the season

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April 8, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State’s senior class helped carry the 21st-ranked Aztecs to an 11-9 home win over Fresno State on Senior Day at Aztec Aquaplex. The victory bumped SDSU’s record to 12-13 and 4-1 in the Golden Coast Conference, while the loss dropped the Bulldogs to 5-15 (2-3 GCC).

SDSU BASEBALL FINISHES AIR FORCE SERIES WITH 15-11 WIN

 

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April 8, 2018 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - The San Diego State baseball team ended its Mountain West series at Air Force on a positive note Sunday, defeating the Falcons 15-6 with the help of 19 total hits, four home runs, and seven total extra-base hits. SDSU improves to 21-11 (8-6 Mountain West), while Air Force falls to 14-17 (7-8 Mountain West).

SDSU SOFTBALL FALLS AT UNLV 3-2 IN SERIES FINALE

 

Aztecs outhit Rebels 11-7 in the loss

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Photo:  Kelsey Munoz had four hits in SDSU's 3-2 loss at UNLV.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 8, 2018 (Las Vegas) - The San Diego State softball team fell to UNLV, 3-2, in the series finale Sunday afternoon at Eller Media Stadium in Las Vegas. The Aztecs (12-24, 3-6 MW) had won the first two games in the series with the Rebels (22-15, 4-8 MW).

SDSU MEN'S GOLF IN SECOND AFTER DAY ONE OF WESTERN INTERCOLLEGIATE

 

Aztecs in second as a team; Trevor Norby (left), Samiere tied for seventh individually

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April 7, 2018 (Santa Cruz) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finds itself in second place at the Western Intercollegiate after play was suspended on Saturday during the second round due to darkness. As a team, the Aztecs remain at 6-under through holes 12-13 at the par-70, 6,615-yard Pasatiempo Golf Course.

SAN DIEGO STATE SOFTBALL CLAIMS SERIES WITH 4-1 WIN OVER UNLV

 

Aztecs down Rebels to win first MW series of season

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Photo:  West Hills grad Katie Byrd (No. 11) and Taylor Adams (No. 99) combined for five hits and two RBIs in SDSU's 4-1 win at UNLV.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 7, 2018 (Las Vegas) - The San Diego State softball team beat UNLV 4-1 to claim the weekend series Saturday at Eller Medium Stadium in Las Vegas. The Aztecs are now 12-23 on the season and 3-5 in Mountain West play, while the Rebels dropped to 21-15 and 3-8.

SDSU WOMEN’S TENNIS FALLS 4-2 TO LONG BEACH STATE

 

 

Aztecs drop two in a row with Saturday’s loss in Long Beach

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April 7, 2018 (Long Beach) - The San Diego State’s women’s tennis team made a short trip up the California coast to play a Saturday afternoon dual against Long Beach State, ultimately falling 4-2 to the Beach. The Aztecs dropped the doubles point to LBSU and were only able to put together two singles victories before the Beach clinched the win.

SDSU BASEBALL FALLS IN DOUBLEHEADER NIGHTCAP 12-7

 

 

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April 7, 2018 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - The San Diego State baseball team fell to Air Force 12-7 to complete a Saturday doubleheader. The Aztecs now sit at 20-11 overall and 7-6 in the Mountain West. 

SDSU BASEBALL BATS QUIET IN 2-0 LOSS AT AIR FORCE

 

 

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April 7, 2018 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - The San Diego State baseball team suffered a 2-0 loss in its doubleheader opener at Air Force on Saturday afternoon. The Aztecs fall to 20-10 overall and 7-5 in the Mountain West. 

SDSU SOFTBALL DOWNS UNLV 5-2 IN NINE INNINGS

 

 

Aztecs score three in ninth with two outs for series-opening win

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April 6, 2018 (Las Vegas) - The San Diego State softball team scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning with two outs to down UNLV 5-2 in the series opener Friday night at Eller Media Stadium in Las Vegas.

ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES STUN DEFENDING WORLD SERIES CHAMPS

 

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By Liz Alper

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April 6, 2018 (Houston) - This weekend will probably be the most predictable weekend in Padres history.  ECM’s Sports department has been told that readers can probably get their Padres news from the Union-Tribune, but ECM also loves being first to report anything, so we’d rather you experience the slaughter first-hand as the Padres traveled to Houston to face the defending World Series champion Astros.  Luis Perdomo started tonight’s game one against Lance McCullers Jr. for the Astros.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS EDGED BY NEW MEXICO 4-3

 

Aztecs fall to 1-3 in MW dual matches

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Photo:  Raul de la Torre was a double winner on Friday vs. New Mexico  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 6, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State was unable to build on an early lead against visiting New Mexico Friday, dropping a tough 4-3 decision in a Mountain West dual match at Aztec Tennis Center.

The Aztecs (3-18, 1-3 MW) claimed the doubles point for just the fourth time this season; however, the Lobos (12-8, 2-1 MW) escaped with the win after capturing four of six singles encounters, handing the Scarlet and Black its third straight setback in conference play.

SDSU TRACK & FIELD WINS MOUNTAIN WEST CHALLENGE

 

Aztecs take first in six events

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April 6, 2018 (San Diego) - The San Diego State Track & Field team won the inaugural Mountain West Challenge at the Aztrack Sports Deck Friday afternoon. The Aztecs took first place in six of the 16 events they competed in and had 17 top-three finishes overall. They finished the day with 158 points, edging out UNLV (145), Nevada (144) and San Jose State (86).

NO. 21 SDSU WATER POLO DOWNS NO. 23 CALIFORNIA BAPTIST 3-2

 

 

Aztecs move to 3-1 in the GCC with the victory

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April 5, 2018 (San Diego) - No. 21 San Diego State withstood a late push by No. 23 California Baptist, but ultimately prevailed, 3-2, Thursday afternoon at Aztec Aquaplex. The win propelled SDSU to 11-13 overall and 3-1 in the Golden Coast, while the Lancers fell to 14-14 (2-2 GCC).

ECM PADRES REPORT: PITCHER'S DUEL ENDS IN PADRES SERIES LOSS

 

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Photo:  Joey Lucchesi shone in his second start, striking out seven.  Via @Padres on Twitter

April 5, 2018 (San Diego) - Well, looks like one win was too much work for the Padres because they went right back to losing last night.  But they’d try for a series split with the Rockies today with Tyler Anderson on the mound for Colorado against Joey Lucchesi.

SDSU'S SARA KJELLKER TABBED MW WOMEN'S GOLFER OF THE WEEK

 

Aztec freshman collects second career weekly conference award

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April 5, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State’s Sara Kjellker (Hollviken, Sweden) was named Mountain West Women’s Golfer of the Week, the league office announced Thursday. The Aztec freshman garnered her second career weekly conference accolade and the team’s third of the year following her effort at the Bruzzy Challenge, April 2-3, in Carrollton, Texas.

JANA BUTH NAMED MOUNTAIN WEST WOMEN'S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK

 

Buth named honoree for second time this season

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April 4, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State women’s tennis senior Jana Buth (Kaiserslautern, Germany) has been named Mountain West Player of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday. This is the second career weekly conference honor for Buth, who also won the award on Jan. 31, 2018 for her perfect singles and doubles records earlier this season.

SAN DIEGO KINGS GET ON THE BRACKET

 

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April 4, 2018 (Austin, Texas) - Warm up your basketball bracket skills because the San Diego Kings basketball team are going to the American Basketball Association’s ABA Elite 8 tournament in Austin, Texas this week. Specifically, their bracket play begins with a game against the DMV Warriors this Thursday, April 5, at 3:00 p.m. PST. The San Diego Kings won the Far West Division Trophy to advance to the Elite 8 tournament.

ECM PADRES REPORT: VILLANUEVA HOME RUN HAT TRICK GIVES PADRES THEIR FIRST WIN OF 2018

 

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Photo:  Christian Villanueva hit three home runs to give the Padres their first win of the season.  Via @Padres on Twitter

April 3, 2018 (San Diego) - 0-4.  That’s the Padres’ record so far.  But they’ll win one.  They have to.  No team is that bad.  We were all holding our collective breaths tonight, however, as Tyson Ross took the mound against Kyle Freeland for the Rockies.

HARRISON PYATT LEADS SDSU BASEBALL TO 5-1 WIN OVER LONG BEACH STATE

 

Pyatt allowed one hit over eight innings pitched

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April 3, 2018 (Lake Elsinore) - San Diego State starting pitcher Harrison Pyatt took a no-hitter bid into the eighth inning before surrendering his first and only hit of the game in SDSU baseball's  5-1 victory over Long Beach State at Lake Elsinore Diamond on Tuesday night. SDSU earns its 20th win of the season and improves to 20-9 overall, while LBSU drops to 11-18 on the season.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF FINISHES SEVENTH AT BRUZZY CHALLENGE

 

 

Aztec freshman Sara Kjellker ties for eighth individually

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Photo:  Sara Kjellker logged her fourth top-10 placement of the year at the Bruzzy Challenge in Carrollton, Texas.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 3, 2018 (Carrollton, Texas) - The San Diego State women’s golf team was unable to gain ground at the Bruzzy Challenge on Tuesday, finishing in seventh place after posting a collective 25-over-par 313 during the final round at Maridoe Golf Club.

MAX MONTANA TO PURSUE PROFESSIONAL BASKETBALL OPPORTUNITIES

 

Forward is on pace to graduate this summer

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April 3, 2018 (San Diego) - Junior forward Max Montana, who is on pace to graduate this summer, will leave the program to pursue professional basketball opportunities, San Diego State head coach Brian Dutcher announced today.

ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES REMAIN WINLESS IN LOSS TO ROCKIES

 

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Photo:  Carlos Asuaje's RBI double in the third made it a one-run game, but the Rockies eventually pulled away.  Via @Padres on Twitter

April 2, 2018 (San Diego) - Well, that was a very...Padres opening series.  Ahem….moving on...the Padres got to test the waters against an NL West rival, the Rockies, starting tonight for four games.  Chad Bettis started for Colorado against Bryan Mitchell.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF IN SEVENTH AT THE BRUZZY CHALLENGE

 

Aztecs’ Chaves, Kjellker tied for 10th individually after 36 holes

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Photo:  Sara Kjellker (left) and Mila Chaves are tied for 10th after the first two rounds of the Bruzzy Challenge.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 2, 2018 (Carrollton, Texas) - The San Diego State women’s golf team sits in seventh place at the inaugural Bruzzy Challenge after shooting a combined 34-over-par 610 on Monday during the first two rounds at Maridoe Golf Club.

SDSU BASEBALL DEFEATS WASHINGTON 6-4

 

Five Aztecs record multi-hit performances

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April 2, 2018 (San Diego) - The San Diego State baseball team erased a pair of deficits in a 6-4 victory over Washington on Monday afternoon. SDSU improves to 19-9 on the year while Washington drops to 13-12.

Justin Goossen-Brown logged another successful start for the Aztecs, going 5.1 innings on the mound for SDSU, allowing just one earned run and four hits allowed.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS TOPPLED BY UTAH STATE 4-1

 

Aztecs fall to 1-2 in MW dual matches

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Photo:  Rafael Gonzalez Almazan was triumphant at No. 5 singles vs. USU on Sunday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 1, 2018 (San Diego) - San Diego State dropped its second straight dual match to a conference opponent Sunday, falling to Utah State by a 4-1 count in Mountain West action at Aztec Tennis Center.

The Aggies (12-8, 3-0 MW) seized control in doubles competition before claiming three of four singles encounter to remain unbeaten in league play.

SDSU TRACK & FIELD EARNS FIVE FIRST PLACE FINISHES AT UCLA

 

Lisa-Anne Barrow wins long jump with eighth best mark in program history

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April 1, 2018 (Los Angeles) - The San Diego State Track and Field team competed in the Jim Bush Legends Invitational at UCLA’s Drake Stadium Saturday afternoon. The Aztecs took first in five events and recorded numerous personal best marks.

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