San Diego State University

AZTECS BASEBALL RALLIES FOR 5-4 VICTORY OVER UCLA

 

Trejo’s two-run double completes SDSU comeback

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Photo:  Alan Trejo's double drove home the tying and winning runs in the victory over UCLA Tuesday evening.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 5, 2017 (Lake Elsinore) - Alan Trejo’s double down the left field line drove home two runs and completed an Aztec comeback as San Diego State defeated UCLA, 5-4, Tuesday night in Lake Elsinore, Calif. The contest was played at The Diamond, the home facility of the Lake Elsinore Storm, the Class-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres.

SDSU SOFTBALL'S ALEX FORMBY NAMED MOUNTAIN WEST PITCHER OF THE WEEK

 

Junior earns second career weekly award

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April 4, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State softball’s Alex Formby has been named the Mountain West Pitcher of the Week, the league announced Tuesday. It is the second career weekly accolade for the junior and first by an Aztec pitcher this season.

SDSU LACROSSE FALLS TO FRESNO STATE 17-12

 

Aztecs suffer first-ever loss to Bulldogs in six meetings

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Photo:  Kayla Deitz led the Aztecs with four goals.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 3, 2017 (Fresno) - Playing its first road game in over a month, the San Diego State lacrosse team traveled to the Central Valley on Monday, but came up on the short end of 17-12 score to Fresno State in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation game. With the setback, the Aztecs slip to 8-4 on the season and 2-2 in conference play, while the Bulldogs raise their record to an identical 8-4 mark overall and 1-3 in the MPSF.

AZTECS BASEBALL DEFEATS SAN FRANCISCO 4-2

 

Calabuig registers two hits, two RBI in victory over Dons

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Photo:  Chase Calabuig had a single double and two RBI.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 3, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State used some timely hitting and a solid pitching performance from five hurlers as it defeated San Francisco, 4-2, Monday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

AZTECS BASEBALL DOWNS SAN JOSE STATE 5-1 TO COMPLETE SERIES SWEEP

 

Four-run eighth inning carries SDSU to win over Spartans

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Photo:  Alan Trejo tossed two scoreless innings to finish off the win over San Jose State Sunday afternoon.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 2, 2017 (San Diego) -  Andrew Brown’s bases-loaded double in the bottom of the eighth broke a 1-1 deadlock and sent San Diego State to a 5-1 victory over San Jose State Sunday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium. Brown’s two-out hit got an assist from the sun, as the Spartan center fielder was unable to track what appeared to be a routine fly ball.

JAYLENE IGNACIO'S WALK-OFF HIT LIFTS SDSU SOFTBALL PAST SAN JOSE STATE 7-6

 

Aztecs beat Spartans in nine innings to claim weekend series

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April 2, 2017 (San Diego) - Jaylene Ignacio’s (Oceanside, Calif./El Camino HS) two-out single in the bottom of the ninth inning scored Kristen Parker (Mira Mesa, Calif./Mira Mesa HS) to give San Diego State a walk-off, 7-6 victory over San José State Sunday at SDSU Softball Stadium. The Aztecs (20-14, 4-5 MW) claimed the series with the win.

AZTEC ROWING WRAPS WEEKEND AT CREW CLASSIC

 

SDSU finishes strong in its five events on Sunday

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April 2, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State rowing team finished the weekend with a strong showing at the 44th annual San Diego Crew Classic. The Aztecs logged a trio of top three finishes in its five races on Mission Bay this morning.

AZTEC TRACK & FIELD WINS CALIFORNIA COLLEGIATE INVITATIONAL

 

SDSU took the top three spots in two individual events

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April 1, 2017 (San Diego) - Thanks to its wins in seven individual events and an overall strong team performance, San Diego State track & field won the California Collegiate Invitational, hosted by UC San Diego, Saturday in La Jolla. 

AZTECS BASEBALL WINS GAME TWO AGAINST SAN JOSE STATE 7-3

 

Purpura tosses complete game in victory over Spartans

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April 1, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State came from two runs down with a five-run outburst in the fourth inning and went on to defeat visiting San Jose State, 7-3, Saturday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

SDSU SOFTBALL RALLIES PAST SAN JOSE STATE 5-3

 

Aztecs even the series with a four-run sixth inning

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Photo:  West Hills High graduate Katie Byrd had a two-run single in the sixth to help SDSU to a 5-3 win over San José State. Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 1, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally past San José State, 5-3, Saturday night at SDSU Softball Stadium. The Aztecs (19-14, 3-5 MW) handed the Spartans (23-11, 3-2 MW) just their second loss in the past 15 games.

T-NO. 12 SDSU WATER POLO LOSES AT NO. 8 HAWAII 13-4

 

Aztecs drop final game at Hawai’i Invitational

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April 1, 2017 (Honolulu) - T-No. 12 San Diego State came up short in its final game at the Hawai’i Invitational, losing to the hosts, 13-4, Saturday afternoon at Duke Kahanamoku Aquatic Center. The loss dropped the Aztecs to 13-12 on the season, while the Rainbow Wahine improve to 12-10.

AZTEC ROWING COMPLETES DAY ONE OF CREW CLASSIC

SDSU advances to two grand, two petite final events on Sunday

 

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April 1, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State rowing team wrapped day one at the 44th annual San Diego Crew Classic on Saturday. The Aztecs entered four boats on Saturday, and will advance to two petite and two grand finals on Sunday.

T-NO. 12 SDSU WATER POLO FALLS TO T-NO.12 UCSB IN OVERTIME 11-9

 

Aztecs drop second game in as many days in Hawaii

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April 1, 2017 (Honolulu) - In a game between two teams ranked 12th nationally, San Diego State was unfortunately on the wrong side of an 11-9 overtime decision with UC Santa Barbara on Friday night at the Hawai’i Invitational. The loss dropped the Aztecs to 13-11 overall, while the Gauchos improved to 15-8.

AZTECS BASEBALL RALLIES TO DOWN SAN JOSE STATE 5-4

 

Baseball scores twice in seventh to overcome one-run deficit

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Photo:  Alan Trejo's single in the seventh drove home the winning run.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 31, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State took an early lead, but had to rally for a pair for runs in the bottom of the seventh to overcome a one-run deficit as it defeated San Jose State, 5-4, Friday night at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

SDSU LACROSSE DEFEATS BROWN 13-8

 

Seniors Ijeoma Ikpe, Alex Watson net hat tricks

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Photo:  Ijeoma Ikpe notched five points on three goals and two assists.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 31, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State closed off its month-long homestand on a winning note Friday with a 13-8 victory over Brown in a non-conference game at Aztec Lacrosse Field.

AZTECS WOMEN'S TENNIS SWEPT BY REBELS 7-0

 

SDSU drops first conference match to UNLV

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March 31, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State women’s tennis team hoped to turn its season around with the start of conference play, but fell to the Rebels 7-0 on Friday at the Aztec Tennis Center. UNLV remains perfect in conference play (3-0) while today’s loss marked the fifth straight for the Aztecs.

T-NO. 12 SDSU WATER POLO FALLS TO NO. 3 UCLA IN HAWAII

 

Aztecs drop 22-5 decision to Bruins at Hawai’i Invitational

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March 31, 2017 (Honolulu) - T-No. 12 San Diego State dropped its first game of the Hawai’i Invitational, falling to third-ranked UCLA, 22-5, Thursday night at Duke Kahanamoku Aquatic Complex. The loss snapped the Aztecs’ two-game winning streak and lowered their record to 13-10 on the year.

SDSU WATER POLO: IOLI BENEKOU NAMED GCC PLAYER OF THE WEEK

 

Senior scored two game-winners last week

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March 30, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State senior Ioli Benekou is the Golden Coast Water Polo Player of the Week, the league announced on Wednesday. The award is the second of her career and first since her freshman campaign in 2014.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS STYMIED BY NO. 22 STANFORD

 

Aztecs drop seventh straight dual match

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March 29, 2017 (Rancho Sante Fe) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team stepped off campus for a non-conference dual match against No. 22 Stanford on Wednesday, but came up on the wrong side of a 4-0 decision at Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club. With the loss, the Aztecs dropped their seventh in a row, falling to 5-12 on the year, while the Cardinal improve to 10-4 overall.

AZTECS BASEBALL SUFFERS 2-0 SHUTOUT AT USC

 

SDSU drops second game of season to Trojans

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Photo:  Andrew Martinez had two hits against USC Tuesday night in Los Angeles.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 28, 2017 (Los Angeles) - For the second time in three weeks, USC held the San Diego State scoreless over nine innings, this time registering a 2-0 victory over SDSU Tuesday evening at Dedeaux Field in Los Angeles. SDSU could not dent the run column in two meetings with the Trojans this season, losing by a 1-0 score line San Diego back on March 7.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF FINISHES FOURTH AT DUCK INVITATIONAL

 

Aztecs’ Gunn Yang ties for 10th individually

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Photo:  Gunn Yang (above) and Blake Abercrombie tied for 10th at the Oregon Duck Invitational this week.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 28, 2017 (Eugene, Ore.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finished in fourth place at the Duck Invitational on Tuesday after firing a combined 8-over-par 292 during the final round at Eugene Country Club.  The Aztecs were unable to gain ground in the standings, however, completing the 28th annual event with a 54-hole total of 17-over 869 on the par-71, 7,020-yard track.

AZTEC TRACK & FIELD'S HENDERSON NAMED MOUNTAIN WEST TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

 

This is her second career weekly honor

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March 28, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State track and field junior Ashley Henderson was named the Mountain West Outdoor Women’s Track Athlete of the Week for her performance at the 39th annual Aztec Invitational this weekend.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF REMAINS IN FOURTH AFTER DAY ONE IN OREGON

 

Aztecs’ Nahum Mendoza III, Blake Abercrombie tied for 12th individually

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Photo Nahum Mendoza III fired a team-low 69 in round one of the Duck Invite on Monday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 27, 2017 (Eugene, Ore.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finds itself in fourth place after shooting a collective 9-over par 577 on Monday during the first 36 holes of the Duck Invitational at Eugene Country Club. The Aztecs carded rounds of 284-293 to remain 17 shots behind front-runner Oregon on the par-71, 7,020-yard course layout.

SDSU LACROSSE PICKS UP TWO MPSF WEEKLY AWARDS

 

Kristen Hickey named top defensive player; Taylor Sullivan selected rookie of the week

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March 27, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State lacrosse program garnered two Mountain Pacific Sports Federation accolades on Monday as senior Kristen Hickey earned Defensive Player of the Week honors, while freshman Taylor Sullivan received Rookie of the Week recognition. The two certificates represent the second weekly conference awards this season for the Aztec teammates, giving SDSU six overall.

AZTECS SWEEP WEEKLY BASEBALL PLAYER AND PITCHER HONORS

 

Adkison, Seeburger named Player and Pitcher of the Week

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March 27, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State outfielder Tyler Adkison has earned Mountain West Baseball Player of the Week honors for the second week in a row, while Aztec senior Brett Seeburger was named MW Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played through Sunday, March 26, 2017. It is the first MW weekly accolade of Seeburger’s career.

AZTECS BASEBALL: FRESNO STATE RALLIES TO DEFEAT SDSU 8-7

 

Three-run ninth allows Bulldogs to erase two-run deficit

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Photo:  Julian Escobedo's two-run single gave the Aztecs a late 7-5 lead.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 26, 2017 (Fresno) - Fresno State rallied for three runs in the bottom of the final inning to overcome a two-run deficit and defeat San Diego State 8-7 to capture the final game of their weekend series after the Aztecs had won the opening pair of contests.

SDSU LACROSSE: WATSON NETS GOLDEN GOAL FOR AZTECS IN DOUBLE OVERTIME WIN OVER CAL

 

 

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March 26, 2017 (San Diego) - After SDSU lacrosse notched a big win on Friday night against St. Mary's, ECM returned to Aztec Lacrosse Field on Sunday afternoon when the Aztecs took on the Cal Golden Bears.

SDSU SOFTBALL DROPS SERIES FINALE TO COLORADO STATE 11-5

 

Aztecs record 12 hits in loss

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Photo:  Zaria Meshack had three hits.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 26, 2017 (Fort Collins, Colo.) - The San Diego State softball team dropped an 11-5 decision to Colorado State in the series finale Sunday at Ram Field. The Aztecs (18-13, 2-4 MW) had 12 hits in the game, but left eight on base and committed three errors.

AZTEC TRACK & FIELD'S ASHLEY HENDERSON SETS SDSU RECORD AT AZTEC INVITATIONAL

 

Henderson’s time in the 100 was the fastest in the NCAA this year

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March 25, 2017 (San Diego) - Junior Ashley Henderson ran the fastest 100-meter dash in the NCAA this season and in San Diego State history during the second day of the 39th annual Aztec Invitational Saturday.

AZTECS BASEBALL SWEEPS DOUBLEHEADER AT FRESNO STATE

 

Seeburger tosses eight-inning one-hitter in game two

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March 25, 2017 (Fresno) - San Diego State captured both ends of a doubleheader against Fresno State at Beiden Field on Saturday to take sole possession of second place in the Mountain West. The Aztecs began the day with a close 5-4 win over the Bulldogs before cruising to a 12-0 victory in the nightcap behind a one-hit shutout effort by Brett Seeburger and Marcus Reyes.

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