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EX-SDSU MEN'S GOLF STAR XANDER SCHAUFFELE WINS TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

 

Aztec alumnus becomes first rookie to claim tournament title

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September 24, 2017 (Atlanta) - Former San Diego State men’s golf All-American Xander Schauffele became the first PGA rookie to capture the Tour Championship on Sunday after claiming a one-stroke victory over Justin Thomas at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia.

GOOD CHANCES COME UP EMPTY AS SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER TAKES HARD LOSS FROM UNLV

 

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September 24, 2017 (San Diego) - Aztecs women’s soccer faced UNLV for the first time at home this season today.  Keep in mind that UNLV is the same team that gave the Aztecs a crushing defeat in the Mountain West playoff game last year. The Aztecs hoped for a better result today.

SDSU CROSS COUNTRY NOTCHES FOUR COLLEGIATE BESTS IN LAS VEGAS

 

Lily Seynaeve was SDSU’s top finisher for the third consecutive meet

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September 24, 2017 (Las Vegas) - Four Aztecs raced to collegiate bests at the UNLV Invitational 5K, helping San Diego State cross country to a fifth-place finish at the meet in Las Vegas Saturday morning. 

SDSU VOLLEYBALL DROPS THREE SET MATCH AT BOISE STATE

 

Aztecs host San José State next Thursday in MW home opener

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September 24, 2017 (Boise) - The San Diego State volleyball team ended its season-long six-match road swing on a sour note Saturday, dropping a three-set decision to Boise State (22-25, 16-25, 18-25) in a Mountain West clash at Bronco Gym.

SDSU FOOTBALL EEKS OUT WIN AGAINST AIR FORCE

 

 

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September 24, 2017 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - San Diego State football squeezed out a four-point victory Saturday night against Air Force in the cold, windy, rainy weather in Colorado.  With the win, SDSU moves to 4-0 for the first time since 1981.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS CONTINUES PLAY AT WILDCAT INVITATIONAL

Four Aztecs competing at Arizona tournament this weekend

 

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September 23, 2017 (Tucson) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team continued play at the Wildcat Invitational on Saturday at the Wildcat Invitational, with four Aztecs competing in singles and doubles at Ventana Golf and Racquet Club.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS COMPLETES DAY ONE AT WILDCAT INVITATIONAL

 

Four Aztecs competing in Arizona this weekend

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September 22, 2017 (Tucson) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team opened its 2017 fall schedule on Friday with four Aztec players participating in the Wildcat Invitational at Ventana Canyon Golf and Racquet Club.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER SHUTS OUT NEVADA 3-0

 

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September 22, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State opened the 2017 Mountain West season with a convincing 3-0 home victory over Nevada Friday night at SDSU Sports Deck. The Aztecs improved to 4-5 overall (1-0 MW), while the Wolf Pack dropped to 1-8 (0-1 MW).

SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIED FOR SIXTH AFTER DAY ONE IN NEW MEXICO

 

Aztec senior P.J. Samiere tied for seventh individually

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September 22, 2017 (Alberquerque) - The San Diego State men's golf team remains in a tie for sixth place at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate after shooting a combined 16-over-par 592 during the first two rounds on Friday at UNM Championship Course. Through 36 holes, the Aztecs share the sixth position with host New Mexico after posting scores of 292-300 on the par-72, 7,555-yard layout.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER BLANKS UTRGV 2-0

 

Jeroen Meefout scores twice in road-trip opening victory

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September 22. 2017 (Edinburg, Tex.) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team defeated Texas-Rio Grande Valley, 2-0, behind a two-goal performance from senior forward Jeroen Meefout on Friday night. With the win, the Aztecs improve to 3-4-0 on the season and snap UTRGV’s three-game winning streak.

SDSU VOLLEYBALL FALLS AT UTAH STATE IN MW OPENER

 

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September 22, 2017 (Logan, Ut.) - The San Diego State volleyball team captured the opening set in its Mountain West opener at Utah State, but could not build on its early lead, dropping the final three frames in a 3-1 loss (25-21, 23-25, 14-25, 19-25) Thursday night on Kirby Court at Wayne Estes Center.

SDSU'S KAMERON KELLY NAMED BRONKO NAGURSKI NATIONAL DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

 

Kelly led staunch Aztec defense in 20-17 win over No. 19/19 Stanford

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September 19, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State senior cornerback Kameron Kelly (Murphy, Texas) has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week, the Football Writers Association of America announced Tuesday. Kelly is just the second Aztec to win the prestigious weekly award and first since Matt McCoy on Sept. 18, 2004.

AZTECS FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE 9/19: CONFERENCE TIME

 

 

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September 19, 2017 (San Diego) - With the Pac-12 behind them, SDSU football celebrated two wins against a tough conference and prepared to open Mountain West play against Air Force this Saturday.  Head coach Rocky Long, junior quarterback Christian Chapman and sophomore cornerback Ron Smith took the floor for this week’s press conference.

SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL ADDS J.D. POLLOCK TO STAFF

 

Pollock to be director of player development

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September 18, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s basketball head coach Brian Dutcher today announced the addition of JD Pollock to his staff. Pollock will fill the role of director of player development and rounds out the Aztecs’ coaching staff.

SDSU'S RASHAAD PENNY AND KAMERON KELLY NAMED MW PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

 

Penny wins third straight MW Offensive Player-of-the-Week award; Kelly wins first defensive honor

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September 18, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State senior captains Rashaad Penny (Norwalk, Calif.) and Kameron Kelly (Murphy, Texas) have each been named Mountain West Players of the Week, the league announced Monday. Penny was chosen as the MW Offensive Player of the Week for the third consecutive week, while Kelly was chosen as the MW Defensive Player of the Week for the first time of his career.

SDSU FOOTBALL: AZTECS RALLY TO BEAT NO. 19/19 STANFORD 20-17

 

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Photo:  Christian Chapman finished with 187 yards passing in the Aztecs' upset victory over No. 19/19 Stanford.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

September 17, 2017 (San Diego) - Christian Chapman connected with David Wells on an 8-yard touchdown pass with 54 seconds remaining to lift San Diego State to a thrilling 20-17 come-from-behind victory over No. 19/19 Stanford in front of 43,040 fans Saturday night at San Diego Stadium.

SDSU VOLLEYBALL WINS TWICE ON SATURDAY

 

Aztecs capture Denver Invitational title; Harris earns MVP honors

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Photo:  Junior Deja Harris was named MVP of the Denver Invitational after the Aztecs knocked off the host Pioneers on Saturday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

September 16, 2017 (Denver) - The San Diego State volleyball team posted two victories on Saturday at the Denver Invitational, defeating Gonzaga in a 3-2 nail-biter (25-18, 25-21, 19-25, 21-25, 15-10), before knocking off the host Pioneers by a 3-1 count (20-25, 25-22, 25-20, 28-26) at Hamilton Gymnasium.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER DROPS 1-0 DECISION TO CAL POLY

 

Mustangs use 14th minute goal to hand Aztecs homestand-ending loss

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September 16, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team fell to Cal Poly 1-0 on Friday night at the SDSU Sports Deck to cap a season-long four-game homestand. The Aztecs now sit at 2-4-0 on the season, while the win for Cal Poly improves the Mustangs record to an identical 2-4-0.

SDSU CROSS COUNTRY COMPETES AGAINST STACKED FIELD IN RIVERSIDE

 

SDSU’s top finisher, Lily Seynaeve, finished .8 second off her 6K collegiate best

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September 16, 2017 (Riverside) - Against a bevy of nationally- and regionally-ranked teams at the UC Riverside Invitational, San Diego State cross country finished 12th out of 17 Division I teams Saturday morning.           

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS AT TEXAS TECH 1-0

 

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September 15, 2017 (Lubbock, Tex.) - San Diego State completed its non-conference schedule on Friday with a 1-0 loss at Texas Tech. With the defeat, the Aztecs fell to 3-5, while the Red Raiders improved to 6-2 on the season.

VALIANT COMEBACK FALLS SHORT; SDSU VOLLEYBALL DROPS FIVE-SETTER TO UCR

 

Aztecs to face Gonzaga, Denver on Saturday to close out weekend tournament at DU

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September 15, 2017 (Denver) - The San Diego State volleyball team was unable to complete a stirring comeback against UC Riverside on Friday, falling in five sets (19-25, 22-25, 25-23, 25-18, 7-15) at the Denver Invitational inside Hamilton Gymnasium. 

SDSU SWIMMING TOPS USD IN ANNUAL PENTATHLON 33-24

 

Frida Berggren led all swimmers with combined time of 4:58.57

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September 15, 2017 (San Diego) - Led by Frida Berggren, McKenna Meyer, and Alma Thormalm, the San Diego State women’s swimming team recorded a campaign-opening 33-24 victory at the University of San Diego in a pentathlon meet on Friday afternoon.

MEN'S BASKETBALL ANNOUNCES 2017-18 SCHEDULE, BROADCAST INFO

 

Aztecs to appear twice on ESPN2

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September 14, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State today announced its non-conference schedule for the 2017-18 season and its broadcast assignments in conjunction with the Mountain West. Highlighting the schedule are home games vs. Gonzaga and California, and a trip to Orange County for the Wooden Legacy.

SDSU VOLLEYBALL SWEPT BY NO. 17 USD 3-0

 

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September 12, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State volleyball team opened its six-match road swing on a disappointing note Tuesday after dropping a three-set decision to No. 17 San Diego (23-25, 18-25, 16-25) in the annual city showdown at Jenny Craig Pavilion.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF FINISHES FIFTH IN NEW MEXICO

 

Aztecs’ Lacey, Carpinelli, Kjellker tie for 25th individually

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Photo:  Georgia Lacey posted SDSU's low card of the day with a 72 in the final round.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

September 12, 2017 (Alberquerque) - The San Diego State women’s golf team concluded its season-opening tournament with a fifth-place standing at the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational after shooting a 10-over-par 294 on Tuesday during the final round at the par-72, 6,317-yard UNM Championship Course.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF TIED FOR FIFTH AFTER DAY ONE IN NEW MEXICO

 

Aztec freshman Gioia Carpinelli tied for 23rd individually

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Photo:  Georgia Lacey carded the Aztecs' low score of the day with a 70 in round two.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

September 11, 2017 (Alberquerque) - The San Diego State women’s golf team finds itself tied for fifth place at the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational after shooting a combined 5-over-par 581 during the first two rounds on Monday at the par-72, 6,317-yard UNM Championship Course.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF FINISHES 10TH AT GOPHER INVITATIONAL

 

Aztec senior PJ Samiere ties for 13th individually

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September 11, 2017 (Independence, Minn.) - The San Diego State men's golf team recorded a 10th-place performance at the Gopher Invitational on Monday after carding a collective 5-over-par 289 during the final round at the par-71, 7,388-yard Windsong Farm Golf Club.

SAN DIEGO STATE FOOTBALL SWEEPS MW WEEKLY AWARDS

 

Penny becomes first player in MW history to win two weekly awards in same week

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Photo:  Rashaad Penny (pictured) was named both the MW Offensive and Special Teams Player of the Week, while Noble Hall was the MW Defensive Player of the Week.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

September 11, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State football team swept the Mountain West weekly awards after a 30-20 victory at Arizona State on Saturday, the league announced Monday. Senior Rashaad Penny (Norwalk, Calif.) became the first player in MW history to win two of the three awards in a single week, capturing both the offensive and special teams award, while junior Noble Hall (Las Vegas) picked up the MW Defensive Player-of-the-Week award.

AZTEC FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE 9/12: 2-0, ANOTHER PAC-12 COMING UP

 

 

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September 12, 2017 (San Diego) - Aztec football is 2-0 coming into today's press conference with head coach Rocky Long, senior tight end David Wells and junior defensive lineman Noble Hall.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER FALLS 1-0 AGAINST UTAH VALLEY

 

Pablo Pelaez registered a game-high four shots

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September 10, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 defeat against Utah Valley on Sunday night to conclude the 2017 Courtyard Marriott San Diego Central Tournament.

Utah Valley’s Gui Leme posted the only goal of the match, capitalizing on an unassisted opportunity by pushing a shot into the bottom left corner of the net for a 1-0 Wolverines advantage.

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