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SDSU MEN'S TENNIS WRAPS UP PLAY AT SILVERADO INVITATIONAL

Aztecs victorious in two of three singles matches

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September 15, 2019 (Napa) -  Select members of the San Diego State men’s tennis squad wrapped up play at the Silverado Collegiate Invitational on Sunday, with two doubles tandems facing a pair of duos from UNLV, while three singles matches featured competitors from the University of Tulsa.

SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER DROPS DECISION 2-0 AT PEPPERDINE

Aztecs were outshot 14-4 in the match

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September 15, 2019 (Malibu) - Following one of its best overall performances of the season on Friday night against the University of San Diego where the San Diego State women’s soccer team produced 12 shots with six on frame, the Aztecs struggled to generate any offense in a 0-2 decision at Pepperdine on Sunday afternoon.

GROSSMONT HIGH FOOTHILLERS CELEBRATE 99TH ANNIVERSARY AND HOMECOMING SEPT. 19-20

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September 15, 2019 (El Cajon) – Grossmont High School invites all Foothillers and friends to the school's 99th anniversary celebration and homecoming activities next weekend including:

Grossmont High School Museum open Thursday, September 19th from 4-6 p.m.

EAST COUNTY SPORTS WRAP SEPTEMBER 9-14

By David Willauer
 
September 15, 2019 (San Diego's East County) - Here are this week's top East County alumni sports headlines:
 
September 10
 
Greg Garcia came in as a pinch hitter for the San Diego Padres as he went 1 for 1 with a single as they defeated the Chicago Cubs 9-8 in 10 innings. 
 
Helix and Stanford alum Jack Stronach went 1 for 4 with a single and one RBI for the Tri City Dust Devils in game three of the Northwest League finals, where they were defeated by the Hillsboro Hops 2-1 and trail two games to one. 
 

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER PLAYS SANTA CLARA TO 1-1 DRAW

SDSU outshot Santa Clara 26-12

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September 14, 2019 (Santa Clara) - The Aztec men’s soccer team (2-2-1) played Santa Clara to a 1-1 draw Saturday evening at Buck Shaw Field.

Santa Clara scored in the 40th minute but then saw their goalkeeper be issued a red card in the 64th minute. The Aztecs tied the match up in the 76th minute on a Keegan Kelly header and had a flurry of opportunities in the final minutes of regulation and extra time but couldn’t find the back of the net.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS WINS TWICE IN DOUBLES AT SILVERADO INVITATIONAL

Aztecs take both matches vs. Pacific opponents on Saturday

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September 14, 2019 (Napa) -  Four members of the San Diego State men’s tennis team returned to the courts Saturday for the second wave of action at the Silverado Collegiate Invitational, battling two doubles tandems from Pacific and a pair of singles players representing Oklahoma State.

SDSU VOLLEYBALL PREVAILS OVER EASTERN WASHINGTON, BUT FALLS TO GRAND CANYON

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September 14, 2019 (Phoenix) - The San Diego State volleyball team continued play at the GCU Invitational Saturday morning, outlasting a plucky Eastern Washington squad in four sets (25-16, 22-25, 28-26, 25-21) at GCU Arena on the campus of Grand Canyon University.

SDSU FOOTBALL TROUNCES NEW MEXICO STATE 31-10

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September 14, 2019 (Las Cruces, N.M.) - Sophomore running back Jordan Byrd rushed for a career high 128 yards and two touchdowns and sophomore defensive end Keshawn Banks recorded five tackles, two for loss, as San Diego State defeated New Mexico State, 31-21.

SDSU CROSS COUNTRY TEAM COMPETES IN UCR INVITATIONAL

Carlene Masar was the top Aztec finisher

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September 14, 2019 (Riverside) - The Aztec cross country team competed in their first 6k of the season at the UC Riverside Invitational Saturday morning. SDSU finished in 11th place out of 19 schools and was led by Carlene Masar’s time of 21.51.7.

ECM FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: NOA SCORES THREE TOUCHDOWNS AS HIGHLANDERS EXCOMMUNICATE DONS 45-27

By Liz Alper

 

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September 14, 2019 (La Mesa) - Week four of ECM Friday Night Lights promises to be a good one.  We went to Helix High School, where senior running back and all-time Helix career rushing leader Elelyon Noa and the Highlanders hosted the Dons of Cathedral Catholic.  Helix is 1-1 coming off of a bye week. Helix has Noa. The Dons have Catholics and some of the best athletes in San Diego. Let’s dive right in.

AZTECS WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO USD 1-0

Despite outshooting USD nearly two to one, the Aztecs come up on the short end of the decision

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September 13, 2019 (San Diego) - The San Diego State women’s soccer team outshot the San Diego Toreros 12-to-7, including 6-to-2 in shots on goal, but it was USD which took advantage of a late opportunity and scored at the 77:11 mark en route to a 1-0 win on the SDSU Sports Deck on Friday night.

SDSU MEN’S TENNIS COMPLETES DAY ONE AT SILVERADO INVITATIONAL

Aztecs split both doubles and singles

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September 13, 2019 (Napa) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team split two doubles matches and four singles encounters on Friday during the opening round of competition at the Silverado Collegiate Invitational, held on the courts of Silverado Resort and Spa.

 

SDSU VOLLEYBALL DOWNS UC RIVERSIDE IN FOUR SETS

Aztecs’ Hannah Turnlund blasts match-high 17 kills

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September 13, 2019 (Phoenix) - The San Diego State volleyball team opened the GCU Invitational Friday with a 3-1 triumph over UC Riverside (25-13, 25-20, 19-25, 25-19) in a non-conference clash at GCU Arena on the campus of Grand Canyon University.

SDSU MEN’S BASKETBALL NON-CONFERENCE SCHEDULE RELEASED

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September 11, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State, in conjunction with the Mountain West, released its men's basketball non-conference schedule for the 2019-20 season on Wednesday.  SDSU will play marquee games against perennially nationally ranked team in its non-conference schedule.

SDSU FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE 9/10

 

By Liz Alper

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September 10, 2019 (San Diego) - Now 2-0 and heading into battle against New Mexico State this Saturday, head coach Rocky Long, senior quarterback Ryan Agnew and senior cornerback Kyree Woods sat down with the media today.

SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF FINISHES FIFTH IN NEW MEXICO

Three Aztecs place among individual Top 25 in season-opening tournament

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September 10, 2019 (Albuquerque) - Buoyed by three top-25 individual performances, the San Diego State women’s golf team finished in fifth place at the Branch Law Firm Dick McGuire Invitational on Tuesday after posting a combined 4-under-par 284 during the final round at UNM Championship Course.

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

Aztec junior Giola Carpinelli tied for second after 36 holes

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September 9, 2019 (Albuquerque) - The San Diego State women’s golf team remains in a tie for fourth place after firing a collective 3-over-par 579 on Monday during the first two rounds of the Branch Law Firm Dick McGuire Invitational at UNM Championship Course.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO DETROIT MERCY 3-2

Aztecs played the final 20 minutes with 10 men

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September 8, 2019 (San Diego) - The Aztec men’s soccer team (2-2-0) fell to Detroit Mercy 3-2 Sunday evening. After a scoreless first half, there were five goals in the second frame including three in a two-minute span late in the game while the Aztecs were playing with ten men.

EAST COUNTY SPORTS WRAP

By David Willauer
 
September 8, 2019 (San Diego's East County) - Here are this week's top East County alumni sports headlines:
 
September 7 - Baseball
 
Grossmont High alum Ben Brault started on the mound for the Pittsburgh Pirates as he pitched 5.1 innings, gave up six hits, six runs (five earned), two walks and struck out two as the Pirates were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals 10-1.  With the bat, Brault went 1 for 2 with a single. 
 
Helix alum DaShawn Keirsey Jr. went 2 for 4 with one double, one run scored and one RBI for the Cedar Rapids Kernels as they defeated the Quad City Bandits 4-2.  The Bandits win the series two games to one.
 
Jack Stronach went 1 for 4 with a double for the Tri City Dust Devils as they fell to the Hillsboro Hops 5-3 and trail in the Northwest League Champion Finals by one.
 

SDSU VOLLEYBALL DEFEATS ARKANSAS, BUT FALLS TO ARIZONA

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September 7, 2019 (San Diego) - The San Diego State volleyball team won its second straight match via the five-set variety after defeating Arkansas (26-24, 16-25, 25-19, 17-25,15-12) Saturday afternoon as part of the SDSU/USD Invitational inside Aztec Court at Peterson Gym.

AZTECS WOMEN’S SOCCER EARNS A DRAW AT MIAMI

Kiera Utush scored the Aztecs goal on a penalty kick in the 44th minute

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September 7, 2019 (Coral Gables, Fla.) - The San Diego State women’s soccer team and Miami Hurricanes played 110 minutes on Saturday night, but a victor could not be determined as the game ended in the 1-1 tie.

ECM FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: PATRIOTS WIN WILD ONE FOR FIRST WIN ON NEW TURF

By Liz Alper

 

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September 7, 2019 (San Diego) - Week three of ECM Friday Night Lights takes us to Patrick Henry High’s brand new field.  So far, it’s been the site of a big 30-point loss to Morse last week. But the Patriots are faring well at 1-1. Last night, they finally got to host their annual matchup against Monte Vista.  These two met last year, where now-UCLA Bruin Jahmon McClendon ran circles around the Patriots, resulting in a 42-9 Monte Vista win. The Monarchs are coming in at 1-1 as well, winning 28-14 last week against Rancho Buena Vista.

SDSU VOLLEYBALL RALLIES PAST WEST VIRGINIA IN FIVE SETS

Aztecs erase two-set deficit to win home opener

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September 6, 2019 (San Diego) - The San Diego State volleyball team overcame a sluggish start to defeat West Virginia in a five-set thriller (21-25, 16-25, 25-22, 25-16, 15-13) Friday night in its first match of the SDSU/USD Invitational at Aztec Court.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER KNOCKS OFF BELMONT 2-1

Senior captain Pablo Pelaez scored both the Aztecs' goals

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September 6, 2019 (San Diego) - Senior captain Pablo Pelaez scored two goals to help lift the Aztec men’s soccer team (2-1-0) to a 2-1 win over Belmont in the first match of the Courtyard San Diego Central Aztec Soccer Classic Friday evening.

ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES STRUGGLE AGAINST DBACKS

By Liz Alper

 

Photo: despite the loss, Bolanos pitched decently in his big-league debut: six innings, five hits, two runs (two earned), two walks and four strikeouts. Via @Padres on Twitter

 

September 3, 2019 (Phoenix) - Last month of torture ahead as the Padres traveled to Phoenix to face the Diamondbacks.  They've already lost game one, but would try again tonight with Ronald Bolanos on the mound against Merrill Kelly for the Dbacks.

SDSU FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE 9/3

 

By Liz Alper 

 

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For video of the student athletes’ portion of the press conference, click “read more” and scroll down.

 

September 3, 2019 (San Diego) - After defeating Weber State 6-0 on Saturday, SDSU football is back in action this week when they travel up to Pasadena to face UCLA.  Coach Long, senior linebacker Kyahva Tenzino and senior offensive lineman Keith Ismael sat down with the media today.

SDSU MEN'S SOCCER DOWNS UNLV 3-2 IN EXTRA TIME

Freshman Hunter George scored two goals, including the game winner

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September 2, 2019 (Las Vegas) - The Aztec men’s soccer team (1-1-0) came from behind to beat UNLV (0-2-0) on the road 3-2 in extra time Monday evening. Freshman Hunter George scored two goals including the game-winner in the 97th minute.

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