San Diego State University

SEYNAEVE LEADS SDSU CROSS COUNTRY IN RIVERSIDE

 

Lily Seynaeve finished among the top 20 runners for the third straight meet

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October 14, 2017 (Riverside) - Running the fastest 5K of her collegiate career, senior Lily Seynaeve led San Diego State cross country to a seventh-place finish at the Highlander Invitational, hosted by UC Riverside’s AgOps Course, Saturday.

AZTEC ROWING NABS TWO FIRSTS AT ROW FOR THE CURE

 

SDSU competes in first event of the season

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October 14, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State rowing team spent Saturday morning racing in the Row for the Cure on Mission Bay, where they logged first place finishes in both the open eight and open four categories. The annual event, hosted by UC San Diego, raises funds and awareness for Susan G. Komen San Diego.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER UPENDED AT COLORADO COLLEGE 2-1

 

Aztecs receive goal from Dani DeRosa

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October 14, 2017 (Colorado Springs) - San Diego State got behind early and had its rally fall short in a 2-1 road loss at Colorado College Friday afternoon at Stewart Field. The defeat dropped the Aztecs to 6-7-2 overall and 3-2-2 in the Mountain West, while the Tigers moved to 5-6-4 (2-3-2 MW).

SDSU VOLLEYBALL WINS SECOND STRAIGHT WITH FOUR SET TRIUMPH AT NEW MEXICO

 

Alexis Cage, Gabi Peoples post double-doubles

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October 12, 2017 (Alberquerque) - The San Diego State volleyball team picked up its first conference road victory of the season Thursday with an inspired four-set triumph over New Mexico (20-25, 25-23, 25-16, 27-25) in a Mountain West clash at Johnson Center.

THREE SDSU SOFTBALL PLAYERS NAMED NFCA ALL-AMERICA SCHOLAR-ATHLETES

 

Ashley Ercolano, Alex Formby and Frankie Orlando posted a 3.5 GPA last semester

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October 11, 2017 (San Diego) - Current San Diego State softball senior Alex Formby, and SDSU graduates Ashley Ercolano and Frankie Orlando earned NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete honors for the 2016-17 academic year, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) recently announced. To be considered for the award, the student-athletes must have earned a 3.5 grade-point average or higher for the academic year.

AZTECS MEN'S BASKETBALL EARNS INDIVIDUAL HONORS FROM LINDY'S SPORTS

 

Pope listed among nation’s top power forwards

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October 10, 2017 (San Diego) - Several San Diego State men’s basketball players earned individual preseason recognition in Lindy’s Sports College Basketball magazine, which has senior guard Trey Kell as one of four players on the cover.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF DROPS TO FOURTH AT ALISTER MACKENZIE INVITE

 

Aztec senior PJ Samiere finishes fifth individually

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October 10, 2017 (Fairfax, Calif.) - The San Diego State men's golf team slipped two notches into fourth place at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational Tuesday after shooting a 3-over-par 287 during the final round at the historic Meadow Club.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLFER SARA KJELLKER TIES FOR SIXTH AT TEXAS TOURNEY

 

Aztecs tie for ninth in team standings at Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational

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October 10, 2017 (Austin) - San Diego State women’s golfer Sara Kjellker (Hollviken, Sweden) tied for sixth on the individual leaderboard at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational on Tuesday after firing an even-par 72 during the final round at the University of Texas Golf Club.

AZTECS ATHLETICS PRESS CONFERENCE 10/10 FEATURING AZTECS WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

 

 

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October 10, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State football is 6-0 and ready to open conference play at home against Boise State this weekend.  Head coach Rocky Long and juniors Christian Chapman and Ronley Lakalaka sat down with the media at this week's press conference.  In addition, women's basketball head coach Stacie Terry talked about her team opening the season next month.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF IN SECOND AT ALISTER MACKENZIE INVITE

 

Aztec senior P.J. Samiere tied for third individually after 36 holes

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October 9, 2017 (Fairfax, Calif.) - The San Diego State men's golf team finds itself in second place after posting a collective 22-under-par 546 in the first two rounds of the Alister MacKenzie Invitational Monday at the exclusive Meadow Club.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF IN 10TH AFTER DAY ONE IN TEXAS

 

Aztec freshman Sara Kjellker tied for 21st individually

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October 9, 2017 (Austin) - The San Diego State women’s golf team sits in 10th place at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational after shooting a collective 17-over-par 593 on Monday during the first two rounds at the University of Texas Golf Club.

SDSU FOOTBALL NAMED TO JOE MOORE AWARD MID-SEASON HONOR ROLL

 

SDSU’s offensive line has helped the team average 222.8 rushing yards per game

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October 9, 2017 (San Diego) - No. 19/18 San Diego State football’s offensive line has been named to the Joe Moore Award Mid-Season Honor Roll for its performance through six games this season, the Foundation for Teamwork announced today.

SDSU'S RAFAEL GONZALEZ ALMAZAN CLAIMS FLIGHT TWO SINGLES CROWN AT AZTEC FALL INVITATIONAL

 

Aztec sophomore captures second title of the weekend

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October 8, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State’s Rafael Gonzalez Almazan (Madrid, Spain) captured the Flight 2 singles championship at the Aztec Fall Invitational Sunday at Aztec Tennis Center.

The SDSU sophomore defeated Liberty’s Eddie Gutierrez by a 6-4, 6-2 count to highlight the final day of competition for the Scarlet and Black in its only home event of the fall tournament schedule.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER AND FRESNO STATE END IN 1-1 2OT DRAW

 

Aztecs record second double-overtime tie this week

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October 8, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State for the second time in three days settled for a double-overtime draw, this time tying Fresno State, 1-1, Sunday afternoon at SDSU Sports Deck. The Aztecs are now 6-6-2 and 3-1-2 in the Mountain West, while the Bulldogs leave Montezuma Mesa with a 6-5-3 record (1-3-2 MW).

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER DROPS 2-0 DECISION AT OREGON STATE

 

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October 8, 2017 (Corvallis, Ore.) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team suffered a 2-0 setback against Oregon State at Lorenz Field on Sunday. The Aztecs fall to 4-8-0 (0-4-0 Pac-12) on the season, while the Beavers notch their first conference win of the season and improve to 4-7-0 (1-2-0 Pac-12).

SDSU FOOTBALL RUNS OVER THE REBELS 41-10; BECOME BOWL ELIGIBLE

 

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October 7, 2017 (Las Vegas) - In the wake of the tragic Las Vegas shootings, the Aztecs and UNLV Rebels hoped to brighten everyone’s spirits with an exciting Mountain West game.  Unfortunately for the Rebels, the Aztecs had winning on their minds, tragedy or no tragedy.

SDSU VOLLEYBALL DOWNS AIR FORCE IN FOUR SETS; COLLINS-PARKER COLLECTS 300TH CAREER VICTORY

 

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October 7, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State volleyball head coach Deitre Collins-Parker picked up her 300th career victory on Saturday as the Aztecs emerged triumphant over Air Force 3-1 (25-14, 29-31, 25-20, 25) in a Mountain West match at Aztec Court.

SDSU SWIMMING & DIVING PLACES SECOND AT CHICK-FIL-A INVITATIONAL

 

Aztecs finish first among Mountain West programs

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October 7, 2017 (Fresno) - The San Diego State swimming and diving team capped a strong weekend performance, finishing the Chick-fil-A Invitational in second place (677 points) among five teams on Saturday afternoon. The Aztecs finished ahead of four Mountain West programs, topping Nevada (654.5), Fresno State (518), and San Jose State (460), while 2016-17 national runner-up Cal recorded 1318.5 points to bring home first-place honors.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER AND SJSU PLAY TO A SCORELESS 2OT DRAW

 

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October 6, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State and San Jose State played an exciting 110 minutes, but neither team scored as the game ended in a 0-0 draw. The result kept the Aztecs (6-6-1) and Spartans (6-5-1) knotted at 3-1-1 in the Mountain West, which is tied for third in the league standings with Wyoming and two points behind the conference leader New Mexico.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS COMPLETES DAY ONE AT AZTEC FALL INVITATIONAL

 

Aztecs Rafael Gonzalez Almazan and Daniel de la Torre post three victories each

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October 6, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team made its home debut Friday at the 2017 Aztec Fall Invitational Friday, with 10 of the squad’s 11 players seeing action at Aztec Tennis Center.

Sophomore Rafael Gonzalez Almazan (Madrid, Spain) and redshirt freshman Daniel de la Torre (Calexico, Calif.) were the big winners on opening day of SDSU’s annual tournament, posting two victories apiece in singles competition, while each emerged triumphant in doubles.

SDSU SWIMMING & DIVING IN SECOND AT CHICK-FIL-A INVITATIONAL

 

Aztecs trail only 2016-17 national runner-up Cal in five-team meet

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October 6, 2017 (Fresno) - The San Diego State swimming and diving team recorded a strong first day at the Chick-fil-A Invitational at Fresno State University, capturing 443 points for a second-place standing. The Aztecs only trail 2016-17 national runner-up Cal, who leads the pack with 879 points.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER SLIPPED UP BY NO. 22 WASHINGTON 3-0

 

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October 5, 2017 (Seattle) - The San Diego State fell to No. 22-ranked Washington, 3-0, on Thursday night. The Aztecs now stand at 4-7-0 (0-3-0 Pac-12), while the nationally-ranked Huskies improve to 9-2-0 (2-0-0 Pac-12) and extend their win streak to six.

SDSU SWIMMING & DIVING DEFEATS PEPPERDINE 133-74

 

Aztecs take first place in seven of 10 events

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October 5, 2017 (Malibu) - The San Diego State women’s swimming and diving team took a 133-74 decision against Pepperdine at Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool on Thursday afternoon.

“We mixed it up a bit today. We tried different athletes in different races,” said head coach Mike Shrader. “It provides a little bit of variety, and with the team having a lot of individual medley swimmers, that will hopefully make them stronger going forward.”

SDSU VOLLEYBALL FALLS IN FOUR SETS AT FRESNO STATE

 

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October 4, 2017 (Fresno) - The San Diego State volleyball team received double-digit kill totals from three players, but it wasn’t enough as host Fresno  State claimed a 3-1 decision (24-26, 25-19, 19-25, 22-25) Tuesday night in a Mountain West match at Save Mart Center.

AZTECS FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE 10/3: NATIONAL TV?

 

 

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October 3, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State football is cruising this season; they're now 5-0 and ready to make their national TV debut for the season on Saturday night against UNLV.   This week, head coach Rocky Long and seniors Quest Truxton (WR) and Trey Lomax (S) sat down with the media at the weekly press conference.

AZTEC ROWING ANNOUNCES 2017-18 SCHEDULE

 

SDSU set to race twice in the fall prior to regular season events in 2018

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October 3, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State head rowing coach Bill Zack announced this week his team’s schedule for the 2017-18 season, which kicks off with two fall events before the Aztecs hit the water for regular season races in the spring of 2018.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF TIES FOR 12TH AT WINDY CITY COLLEGIATE CLASSIC

 

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October 3, 2017 (Highland Park, Ill.) - The San Diego State women's golf team completed its third tournament of the fall on Tuesday with a 12th-place tie at the Windy City Collegiate Classic after shooting a collective 24-over-par 308 during the final round at Northmoor Country Club.

EX-AZTECS MEN'S GOLF STAR XANDER SCHAUFFELE NAMED PGA TOUR ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

 

SDSU alumnus becomes fourth member of the 2011 high school class to win rookie honors

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October 3, 2017 (San Diego) - Former San Diego State men’s golf All-American Xander Schauffele was named PGA Tour Rookie of the Year on Tuesday, as voted on by the Tour’s membership for the 2016-17 season.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF REMAINS IN 12TH AFTER DAY ONE IN CHICAGO

 

Aztecs’ Mila Chaves tied for 22nd after 36 holes at Windy City Classic

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October 2, 2017 (Highland Park, Ill.) - The San Diego State women’s golf team finds itself in 12th place at the Windy City Collegiate Classic after shooting a collective 27-over-par 595 during the first two rounds at Northmoor Country Club.

SDSU'S JUWAN WASHINGTON NAMED MW SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK

 

Washington led off Saturday’s game with a 96-yard kick return for a touchdown

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October 2, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State’s Juwan Washington has been named the Mountain West Special Teams Player of the Week, the league announced Monday. It is the first career weekly award for the sophomore.

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