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SDSU MEN'S GOLF WRAPS UP DAY TWO AT THE PRESTIGE

 

 

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February 19, 2019 (La Quinta, Calif.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team remains in 16th place at The Prestige presented by Charles Schwab after carding a 14-over-par 298 during the second round Tuesday on the par-71, 7,100-yard Greg Norman Course at PGA West.

SDSU WOMEN'S TENNIS ROUTS HAWAII 5-2

 

 

Aztecs battle for a solid win over the Rainbow Wahine

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February 18, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State women's tennis earned a hard-fought victory Monday over Hawai’i, 5-2. The Aztecs captured a win in doubles and went on to swipe four matches in singles action.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF COMPLETES DAY ONE AT THE PRESTIGE

 

 

Aztecs in 16th place after 18 holes

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February 18, 2019 (La Quinta, Calif.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team met with some adversity in its spring debut at The Prestige presented by Charles Schwab on Monday, landing in the 16th position after carding a collective 21-over-par 305 during the opening round on the par-71, 7,100-yard Greg Norman Course at PGA West.

SDSU LACROSSE DEFEATS CALIFORNIA 13-9

 

 

Senior Kirstie Greenlaw scores career-high five goals to lead Aztecs 

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February 17, 2019 (Las Vegas) - Powered by Kirstie Greenlaw’s career-high five goals, the San Diego State lacrosse team completed an unbeaten weekend with a 13-9 victory over California in a neutral-site game Sunday at Canyon Springs High School.

 

SDSU BASEBALL SPLITS DOUBLEHEADER, WINS SERIES AGAINST SAN FRANCISCO

 

 

Aztecs finish three game series with 47 strikeouts 

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February 16, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State baseball fell victim to a four-run ninth inning rally, dropping a 9-8 decision to San Francisco in game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader at Tony Gwynn Stadium. 

AZTEC SOFTBALL SPLITS AT CAMPBELL-CARTIER CLASSIC ON SATURDAY

 

 

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February 16, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State received a complete game, four-hit shutout from Marissa Moreno to defeat UC Santa Barbara 1-0 and record a split Saturday night at the 29th annual Campbell/Cartier Classic at SDSU Softball Stadium. The Aztecs (6-3) later lost to Grand Canyon 8-0. 

SDSU MEN’S BASKETBALL: AZTECS RUN HOME CONFERENCE WIN STREAK TO 12 GAMES

 

 

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February 16, 2019 (San Diego) - Devin Watson paced San Diego State with 19 points, Jalen McDaniels added 18 and teammates Matt Mitchell and Joel Mensah also scored in double figures as the Aztecs beat Boise State 71-65 on Saturday.

AZTECS WOMEN’S TENNIS DROPS 5-2 DECISION TO ARIZONA STATE

 

 

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February 16, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State women's tennis dropped its second dual match of the weekend on Saturday when Arizona State topped the Aztecs 5-2. The Sun Devils captured the doubles point and only allowed SDSU two singles wins for the afternoon.

SDSU WOMEN’S HOOPS TRIPPED UP AT BOISE STATE

 

 

Mallory Adams had a team high 17 points 

February 16, 2019 (Boise) - The Aztecs women’s basketball team (10-13, 5-7) had their four-game winning streak with a 91-67 loss at first place Boise State (21-3, 12-1) Saturday afternoon. The high-powered Bronco offense scored 50 points on 68 percent shooting in the first half and built an insurmountable lead. 

SDSU BASEBALL DEFEATS SAN FRANCISCO 8-4

 

 

Strong pitching, Escobedo lead SDSU to season-opening win

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February 15, 2019 (San Diego) - Behind a combined 17 strikeouts, the San Diego State baseball team opened its 2019 season with an 8-4 win against San Francisco on Friday night at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

Logan Boyer set a new career-high with 10 strikeouts in five innings. Justin Goossen-Brown and Daniel Ritcheson followed Boyer in relief and maintained SDSU’s lead through the late stages, combining for four innings pitched with three hits and two runs allowed. Ritcheson struck out five of the 11 batters he faced.

AZTECS WOMEN'S TENNIS TRIPPED UP BY CALIFORNIA 7-0

 

 

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February 15, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State women's tennis met a tough foe in Friday’s dual match against California, ultimately falling 7-0 to the Golden Bears. The Aztecs dropped its first doubles point of the season and could not string together singles victories to respond to the Bears.

SDSU SOFTBALL SWEEPS AT CAMPBELL/CARTIER CLASSIC

 

 

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February 15, 2019 (San Diego) - Kelsey Munoz (Chula Vista, Calif./Mater Dei Catholic HS) hit a walk-off two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to give San Diego State a 7-5 win over Northern Illinois and Friday night sweep at the 29thannual Campbell/Cartier Classic at SDSU Softball Stadium.

NO. 25 SDSU WATER POLO BEATS TORONTO 11-3 IN EXHIBITION

 

 

Lindsy Peterson led SDSU witth three goals

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February 14, 2019 (San Diego) - The No. 25 San Diego State water polo team knocked off the University of Toronto 11-3 in an exhibition match Thursday afternoon. Playing in the rain, the Aztecs allowed the opening goal then reeled of eight unanswered goals.

BOYS BASKETBALL: NORSEMEN ADVANCE TO CIF QUARTERFINALS AFTER TROUNCING SOUTHWEST EC 82-62

 
 
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February 13, 2019 (El Cajon) - If any team in the county deserves a spot in the playoffs, it’s Valhalla boys basketball.  The Norsemen knocked this season out of the park, going 25-3 overall and undefeated at home (11-0) and 9-1 in league play.  Tonight in the first round of the CIF San Diego Section boys basketball playoffs, the orange, blue and white faced the Eagles of Southwest El Centro.

SDSU WOMEN'S BASKETBALL WINS FOURTH IN ROW, BEATS COLORADO STATE 54-45

 

 

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February 13, 2019 (San Diego) - Behind a standout defensive performance, the Aztec women’s basketball team (10-12, 5-6) knocked off Colorado State (8-15, 2-10) 54-45 Wednesday evening inside Viejas Arena. SDSU held the Rams to 28 percent shooting from the field and held them to seven points or less in the first and third quarter.

AZTECS MEN'S HOOPS REBOUNDS FROM TOUGH FIRST HALF TO DEFEAT CSU 71-60

 
 
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February 12, 2019 (Fort Collins, Colo.) - Aztecs’ men’s basketball got another TV appearance as they headed out on the road again to face the Rams in Colorado after winning a close one at Viejas against Utah State on Saturday night.

SDSU WATER POLO CLOSES OUT TRITON INVITE WITH TWO WINS

 

 

SDSU finishes in 13th place

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February 10, 2019 (La Jolla) - The No. 22 Aztec water polo team (3-4) closed out the Triton Invitational with two wins on Sunday. SDSU beat Pomona-Pitzer 6-5 in overtime in their first match and then beat Cal State East Bay, who was receiving votes in the latest CWPA poll, 10-3 to secure 13th place in the Triton Invitational.

AZTECS WOMEN'S TENNIS BLANKS CAL POLY 4-0

 

 

SDSU goes 2-0 on the weekend with Sunday's win

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February 10, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State women's tennis improves its record to 5-1 with Sunday’s 4-0 win over Cal Poly, the team’s second victory of the weekend.

The Scarlet and Black made quick work of the Mustangs on Sunday, setting the tone with two fast wins in doubles to claim the first point. Sophomore Nnena Nadozie and freshman Alicia Melosch topped Cal Poly’s Kim Bhunu and Emily Ackerman 6-3 in the second seed, while senior Jenny Moinard and freshman Shakhnoza Khatamova defeated Emily Louie-Meadors and MacKenzie Worsnop 6-3 in the No. 1 seed to get to 1-0 in the dual.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS EDGED BY NORTHERN ARIZONA 4-3

 

 

Aztecs unable to complete rally after dropping doubles point

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February 10, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State dropped its second straight dual match on Sunday after suffering a 4-3 upset at the hands of visiting Northern Arizona under overcast skies at Aztec Tennis Center.

Despite splitting six singles encounters, SDSU found itself in pursuit mode for much of the day after ceding the doubles point for the fourth time in five outings this spring.

SAN DIEGO STATE SOFTBALL FALLS TO NO. 4/4 OKLAHOMA 9-0

 

 

Aztecs finish opening weekend with a 3-2 record

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February 10, 2019 (Phoenix) - The San Diego State softball team finished its opening weekend with a 9-0 loss to No. 4/4 Oklahoma Sunday at the Grand Canyon University Kickoff Tournament in Phoenix.

The Aztecs (3-2) managed only one hit off Sooner (5-0) pitcher Shannon Saile, a single by West Hills alum Katie Byrd in the top of the first inning. Megan Smith and Molly Sturdivant also drew walks for SDSU.

SDSU SOFTBALL SPLITS AT GRAND CANYON TOURNAMENT

 

 

Aztecs rally past Charlotte 5-4; fall to Grand Canyon 9-0

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February 9, 2019 (Phoenix) - The San Diego State softball team split a pair of games Saturday at the Grand Canyon University Kickoff Tournament in Phoenix. The Aztecs (3-1) once again used a seventh inning rally to beat Charlotte 5-4 in the opener before falling to the host Lopes (2-2) 9-0 in five innings later in the day.

SDSU WATER POLO GOES 0-2 IN DAY ONE OF TRITON INVITE

 

 

Emily Bennett led SDSU in scoring in both games 

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February 9, 2019 (La Jolla) - The No. 22 San Diego State water polo team (1-4) went 0-2 in the first day of the Triton Invitational at UC San Diego on Saturday. The Aztecs lost to No. 9 Arizona State 7-12 in their first game and they fell to No. 21 CSUN 7-3 in their afternoon tilt.

SDSU WOMEN’S TENNIS DEFEATS CAL STATE FULLERTON 4-2

 

 

Aztecs clinch to top Titans 

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February 9, 2019 (Fullerton) - San Diego State women's tennis clinched on the road this afternoon, taking down Cal State Fullerton 4-2. The Aztecs captured the doubles point and went on to take the necessary three victories in singles play to win the dual.

SDSU WOMEN’S HOOPS HOLDS OFF UTAH STATE 56-54

 

 

SDSU has won three in a row 

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February 9, 2019 (Logan, Utah) - The Aztec women’s basketball team (9-12, 4-6) outlasted Utah State (10-12, 5-6) 56-54 Saturday afternoon.  Senior Arantxa Gómez-Ferrer hit two clutch free throws win 22 seconds left and the Aztecs got two big defensive stops in the final seconds to secure their third straight win.

TRACK & FIELD: NYJARI MCNEIL BREAKS SDSU RECORD IN THE 600M

 

 

McNeil broke the record she set last month

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February 8, 2019 (Albuquerque) - Freshman Nyjari McNeil beat the school record she set last month in the 600 meter run Friday evening to highlight day one of the Don Kirby Invitational for the Aztecs.

McNeil took first place in the 600 meter run and beat her previous record by 0.29 seconds. Sakura Roberson earned a fourth place finish with a time of 1:33.77 and Sara Absten had her best time in three times, finishing in 1:40.34, over five seconds better than her performance last week.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS FALLS SHORT VS. NO. 23 ALABAMA 5-2

 

 

Aztecs slip to 2-2 on the year

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February 8, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State played well in spots against No. 23 Alabama at home on Friday but could not keep pace in the end, dropping a 5-2 decision in a non-conference dual match at Aztec Tennis Center.

AZTEC SOFTBALL SWEEPS ON OPENING DAY

 

 

SDSU rallies to beat Syracuse 9-8, run-rules Charlotte 9-1

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February 8, 2019 (Phoenix) - After scoring six times in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally past Syracuse, 9-8, in the opener, the San Diego State softball team made it a sweep in the nightcap with a 9-1, run-rule win over Charlotte Friday afternoon at Grand Canyon University’s Kickoff Tournament in Phoenix.

SDSU WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: AZTECS HOLD OFF FIRST PLACE NEW MEXICO 61-59

 

 

Freshman Sophia Ramos had a team-high 21 points

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February 7, 2019 (San Diego) - The Aztec women’s basketball team (8-12, 3-6) defeated first place New Mexico (18-3, 8-2) 61-59 in front of 4,272 fans Wednesday afternoon. SDSU had their best defensive performance of the year and held the high-powered Lobo offense to 32 percent shooting from the field and 11 percent from three.

SDSU FOOTBALL HEAD COACH ROCKY LONG ANNOUNCES 2019 SIGNING CLASS, INCLUDING HELIX HIGH’S MICHAEL SHAWCROFT

 

 

Shawcroft one of eight players added to finish Aztecs’ 22-member class

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February 7, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State head football coach Rocky Long announced the signing Wednesday of eight additional players to National Letters of Intent or Offers of Aid. Including the 14 that signed in the early signing period in December a total of 22 athletes will join the Aztecs for the 2019 season. 

SDSU’s signing class now includes 11 on defense, nine on offense and two athletes. The 22-member class also features 14 from the state of California, three from Texas, two from Arizona, one apiece from Georgia, Hawaii and Washington. Additionally, 18 are high schools and four are college transfers. 

The eight new additions to the class today include two on offense - quarterback Jordon Brookshire (Santa Rosa, Calif./Cardinal Newman HS/Laney CC) and offensive lineman Jacob Jimenez (Pflugerville, Texas/Pflugerville HS/Brigham Young) - five on defense - defensive linemen Jeffrey Blake (Norcross, Ga./Greater Atlanta Christian HS), Liloa Kapiko (Honolulu, Hawaii/St. Louis HS) and Jonah Tavai (Manhattan Beach, Calif./Mira Costa HS/El Camino College), and defensive backs Patrick McMorris (Santa Ana, Calif./Santa Ana HS) and Eric Wilson (Oceanside, Calif./El Camino HS/Riverside City College), and one athlete in Noah Tumblin (San Diego/Mira Mesa HS).

A full list of the signees is below.

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