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SDSU MEN'S SOCCER KNOCKS OFF CSUN 2-0 IN SERIES OPENER

Aztecs scored two goals in the final 10 minutes

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August 26, 2021 (San Diego) - The Aztec men’s soccer team (1-0-0) scored two late goals to kick off the 2021 season with a 2-0 win over CSUN (0-1-0) on the SDSU Sports Deck Thursday evening.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: DODGERS SWEEP PADRES 4-0

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Trent Grisham's home run-saving catch was the only highlight of tonight.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 26, 2021 (San Diego) - Last night, the Padres and Dodgers played 16 innings and guess what?  The Padres still lost.  So tonight’s game was just for fun to see if they could salvage a game.  A great pitching matchup awaited in Max Scherzer for L.A. against Yu Darvish.

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SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER TOPPLED 2-1 AT ST. MARY'S

Denise Castro scored the first goal of her collegiate career in the game

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August 26, 2021 (Moraga, Calif.) - Freshman Denise Castro scored the first goal of her college career and staked the San Diego State women’s soccer team to a 1-0 lead in the 34th minute, but after having a player sent off in the 66th minute, the Aztecs surrendered a pair of goals to the Saint Mary’s and lost its game 2-1.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: SIX-HOUR, 16-INNING GAME STILL RESULTS IN PADRES LOSS

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  despite the loss, Blake Snell was impressive, pitching 7.2 innings and striking out 10 while only giving up one run.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 26, 2021 (San Diego) - This is getting sad at this point, so let’s just hop into tonight’s game.  Walker Buehler started for LA against Blake Snell.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES LOSE....AGAIN

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Jurickson Profar's two-run homer in the eighth was the only bright spot tonight.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 24, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres have been falling on their faces against everyone.  Might as well play the second-place team in the NL West, right?  Julio Urias started tonight’s game one for the Dodgers against Pierce Johnson.

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SDSU WOMEN'S GOLF RELEASES 2021-22 SCHEDULE

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August 24, 2021 (San Diego) - First year head coach Lauren Dobashi has announced the San Diego State women’s golf 2021-22 schedule. The Aztecs will play in nine tournaments across six states as they attempt to make their 12th postseason in the last 13 years.


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SDSU MEN'S GOLF RELEASES 2021-22 SCHEDULE

Aztecs to compete in four regular-season tournaments in the fall and six in the spring

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August 24, 2021 (San Diego) -  San Diego State men’s golf head coach Ryan Donovan announced the team’s 2022 schedule Tuesday, with the Aztecs slated to compete in 10 regular-season tournaments leading up to the Mountain West Championship, regional competition and the NCAA Championship.


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SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER SHUT OUT BY PEPPERDINE

San Diego State drops its first home game in nearly two years

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August 22, 2021 (San Diego) - The San Diego State women’s soccer team surrendered an own goal less than five minutes into its contest against the Pepperdine Waves and was never able to claw its way back into the game, falling 3-0 on Sunday evening on the SDSU Sports Deck. It was the team’s first home loss since a 0-1 decision to San Diego on Sept. 13, 2019.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: DESPITE RALLY IN NINTH, IT'S BACK TO LOSING

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Jake Cronenworth via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 22, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres were lucky to get a huge win yesterday to break their skid.  They tried to take the series today with Kyle Gibson on the mound for Philadelphia against Craig Stammen.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: CRONENWORTH GAME-TYING HOME RUN LEADS TO PADRES EXTRA INNING WALK-OFF

By Liz Alper
 
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August 21, 2021 (San Diego) - Bad umping ruined the Padres last night, so for once, it wasn’t their fault.  They tried again tonight.  Aaron Nola started for the Phillies against Grossmont High alum and Padres sole no-hitter owner Joe Musgrove.

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SDSU VOLLEYBALL EDGED BY UC IRVINE IN EXHIBITION MATCH 3-2

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August 21, 2201 (San Diego) - In its lone tune-up before the 2021 regular season, the San Diego State volleyball team squared off against UC Irvine on Saturday, dropping three of five sets (18-25, 27-25, 14-25, 25-17, 8-15) to the Anteaters in an exhibition match on Aztec Court at Peterson Gym.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: FRUSTRATING BATTLE WITH UMPS RESULTS IN PADRES LOSS

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  at least Manny Machado hit a cool home run.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 20, 2021 (San Diego) - After the worst road trip ever, the Padres were finally home and away from the NL West, hosting the Phillies for the weekend.  Matt Moore started tonight’s game one for Philly against Blake Snell.

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SDSU WOMEN'S SOCCER: FUENTES PK THE DIFFERENCE IN 1-0 VICTORY

 

Laura Fuentes scored in the 58th minute to give the Aztecs a 1-0 win in its season opener

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August 20, 2021 (San Diego) - Senior Laura Fuentes scored on a penalty kick in the 58th minute against the Army West Point Black Knights to send the San Diego State women’s soccer team a 1-0 victory in each team’s season opener. The win improved the Aztecs record in season openers on SDSU’s home field to 15-6-1.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: ROCKY MOUNTAIN SWEEP...FOR THE WRONG TEAM

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Wil Myers' two home runs weren't enough today.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 18, 2021 (Denver) - The last two days were abysmal, so today’s game was just for funsies.  New Padre Jake Arrieta started against Chi Chi Gonzalez for the Rockies.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: ROCKIES ESCAPE PADRES' RALLY

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Fernando Tatis Jr. started a rally of homers in the seventh.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 17, 2021 (Denver) - Last night’s loss was just as heartbreaking as the no-hitter because THE PADRES ACTUALLY SCORED!!  Oh well, on to game two.  Matt Strahm started against German Marquez for Colorado.

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SDSU WOMEN'S BASKETBALL MOUNTAIN WEST SCHEDULE RELEASED

The Aztecs will play six of their first nine conference games at home

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August 17, 2021 (San Diego) - The Aztec women’s basketball team has revealed their Mountain West schedule for the 2021-22 season. After a shortened 2020-21 season, SDSU and the Mountain West will return to its 18-game conference slate (nine home and nine road games), with each school playing eight opponents twice (home-and-home) and two opponents once.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: TATIS JR.'S TWO HOMERS LIFT PADRES OVER DBACKS

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Fernando Tatis Jr. had two home runs today in his return.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 15, 2021 (Phoenix) - Last night was embarrassing.  Someone got a no-hitter, but it wasn’t anyone on the Padres.  Today, they tried to save their necks in this series with Craig Stammen on the mound against Zac Gallen for the Dbacks.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: GOOD NEWS: A HISTORICAL NIGHT IN PHOENIX. BAD NEWS: PADRES LOSE

By Liz Alper
 
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August 14, 2021 (Phoenix) - The Padres have dropped two really embarrassing games so far in Phoenix, but they still had two chances to save the series, starting tonight with Grossmont High alum and Padres sole no-hitter owner Joe Musgrove on the mound against Tyler Gilbert for Arizona.  

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SDSU MEN'S HOOPS MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE SCHEDULE REVEALED

The league reverts to an 18-game slate for the eighth time in nine years, after scheduling 20 conference games during the 2020-21 season

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August 14, 2021 (San Diego) - San Diego State men's basketball released the initial version of its Mountain West Conference schedule for the 2021-22 campaign on Friday, the first phase in the scheduling process. After a year in which teams were scheduled to play two-game series at home against half the league and on the road against the other half, for a total of 20 contests, the format has reverted to 18-games (nine home and nine road games) with each team playing eight opponents twice (home-and-home) and two opponents once.  For the Aztecs, league games begin on Jan. 1 and wrap up on March 5.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES WALKED OFF IN GAME TWO

By Liz Alper
 
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August 13, 2021 (Phoenix) -  The Padres took a bad loss yesterday against the Dbacks and today’s Friday the 13th, so all you can do is click the cut to see how they fared with Blake Snell on the mound against MadBum for Arizona.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES RECEIVE RUDE WELCOME IN PHOENIX

By Liz Alper

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August 12, 2021 (Phoenix) - The Padres leave that devastating loss against Miami in San Diego until next Thursday when they go home.  For now, they took a weekend trip to Phoenix for four games against the Diamondbacks.  Yu Darvish started tonight’s game one against Matt Peacock for the Dbacks.


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PASSAGES: 'NEVER FORGET': DAN WALTERS OF PADRES, SDPD, SANTANA HIGH SCHOOL MOURNED AT A DELAYED FUNERAL

By Ken and Chris Stone, Times of San Diego, a member of the San Diego Online News Association

Photo:  San Diego Police Chief David Nisleit speaks at the funeral for Dan Walters, a police officer and former San Diego Padres catcher. Image from Facebook

August 11, 2021 (San Diego) - It was important to Dan Walters not to be forgotten.

More than a year after his death, hundreds of police officers and friends assured that wouldn’t happen at a funeral postponed by COVID-19.

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SDSU CROSS COUNTRY RELEASES 2021 SCHEDULE

The Aztecs' first race is Sept. 1

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August 11, 2021 (San Diego) - The Aztec cross-country team has revealed their 2021 schedule. After competing in just two races in the 2020 season, which took place in the winter of 2021, SDSU will run in nine competitions this upcoming fall.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: FISH SWIM AWAY WITH SHUTOUT WIN

By Liz Alper

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August 11, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres eeked out a win last night in game two against the Marlins to take the series.  Today they tried for the sweep.  Sandy Alcantara started for the Marlins against Ryan Weathers.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES NET CLOSE WIN AGAINST FISH IN GAME TWO

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Jake Cronenworth via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 10, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres cruised to an 8-3 victory last night over the Marlins.  They hoped to do the same tonight in game two.  Braxton Garrett started for Miami against Craig Stammen.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: GROSSMONT ALUM MUSGROVE HELPS PADS SURF TO 8-3 WIN OVER FISH

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Grossmont High alum Joe Musgrove pitched well tonight, going six innings and striking out eight and only giving up one earned run and one walk.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 9, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres took the series from the Diamondbacks this weekend.  They got to take a little break from the NL West for the next few days starting with a three-game series against the Marlins.  Zach Thompson started tonight’s game one for the Fish against Grossmont High alum and Padres sole no-hitter owner Joe Musgrove.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES COAST TO 2-0 WIN FOR SERIES VICTORY

By Liz Alper

Photo: Blake Snell pitched a season-high-tying seven innings and struck out 13. Via @padres on Twitter 

 

August 8, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres turned it around yesterday to win game two against the Dbacks.  They looked for the series win today with Madison Bumgarner on the mound for Arizona against Blake Snell.


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ECM PADRES REPORT: PADRES TURN IT AROUND TO WIN GAME TWO

By Liz Alper

Photo:  Yu Darvish pitched a solid game today, going seven innings, striking out 12 and only allowing four hits and two earned runs and giving up no walks.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 7, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres let a 5-0 lead get away from them last night.  They tried again tonight.  Taylor Widener started for Arizona against Yu Darvish.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: SNAKES REBOUND IN FOURTH TO TAKE GAME ONE

By Liz Alper
 
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August 6, 2021 (San Diego) - The Padres were back in action for the weekend and back to business against the NL West, hosting the Diamondbacks for the weekend.  Caleb Smith started tonight’s game one for Arizona against Ryan Weathers.

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ECM PADRES REPORT: A'S STUN PADRES IN RUBBER MATCH

By Liz Alper
 
Photo:  Grossmont High alum Joe Musgrove pitched well today, going six innings, giving up only two hits, one earned run, three walks and striking out five.  Via @padres on Twitter 
 
August 4, 2021 (Oakland) - The Padres took game one in a big way yesterday and they looked to sweep the short two-game series with the As today with Grossmont High alum and Padres sole no-hitter owner Joe Musgrove on the mound against Frankie Montas for Oakland.

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