Stress takes hold during finals

May 3, 2011

With finals lurking right around the corner, students are taking it upon themselves to either foster or sabotage their future. Finals week is a stressful time for many students as they attempt to juggle academics while on the verge of summer break and a semester’s worth of hard work. While some Gators are model students, ...

A last-minute win for women's basketball against Cal State Stanislaus

February 25, 2011 Sports

Story by Al Scott, [X]press staff The SF State women’s basketball team narrowly escaped with a win Thursday against Cal State Stanislaus, avenging their six-point loss earlier in the season. The Gators beat Stanislaus 73-70 but were challenged from the start with pressing defense in the backcourt with the Warriors’ guards, Christin Gowan and Theresa ...

Professional athletes need ethics too

February 1, 2011 Opinion

Congratulations are in order for the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Congratulations for making it to one of the biggest sporting events in the country. But not everyone going deserves that distinction, least of all a Vince Lombardi trophy and a diamond-encrusted ring. While Ben Roethlisberger may already have two rings from previous ...

Senior Gator inspires young team

January 25, 2011 Sports

Towering over her teammates, senior center Dominique Hunter leads the women’s basketball team as the team’s most experienced captain. Standing at 6 foot 1 inch, the tallest player on the team by three inches, Hunter serves as the source of inspiration and leadership as the only senior on the team. Then she’s known as “The Beast.” “It’s ...