06 May 2015

Shot-putter makes comeback despite academic barriers

Lifting her right leg up, Alex Jones swirled in a fast motion and aimed her arm straight to the sky, launching the sphere shot put into the air before it landed in the sand

04 May 2015

Personal records broken at final conference meet

SF State’s women’s track and field hosted the 2015 California Collegiate Athletic Association Championships at Cox Stadium April 30 through May 2, where teams from across the conference competed in a

28 Apr 2015

Assistant coach helps team reach new heights in first year

Sharing laughs and chattering away with teammates about what the new track and field season would bring, Jordan Guerrero remembers when she first met new head coach Kendra Reimer and assistant coach Marissa

14 Apr 2015

Personal records elevate track and field squad at Chico State meet

The SF State women’s track and field squad returned from an outstanding team performance at the Chico State Distance Carnival and Twilight Meet April 11. The team placed fourth overall

07 Apr 2015

Gaming community finds home in Folsom Street Foundry

The clicking of buttons and loud chatter inside of the Folsom Street Foundry did not distract the last two competitors of the Ultra Street Fighter IV video game as attendees gathered

17 Mar 2015

Wrestlers close out season at National tournament

A Gator wrestling trio said goodbye to the 2014-2015 season after placing 39th overall among the 48 teams competing in day one of the NCAA Division II National Wrestling Championships March

10 Mar 2015

College education priority over financial struggles

I saw the strongest man I know fall to the ground in tears and tell me he failed as a father. No choice of words I spoke or the number of

24 Feb 2015

Regionals to test wrestler’s competitive edge

The SF State wrestling team has endured an up-and-down battle this season with tough losses to ranked teams in the nation. As the team heads to the 2014-2015 NCAA Division

23 Feb 2015

Despite loss, men’s basketball show resilience on Senior night

It was a back-and-forth Saturday night battle at The Swamp for SF State’s men’s basketball squad who fell short to Chico State Wildcats 65-57. The night kicked off with the

18 Feb 2015

Future unclear for part-time faculty

SF State President Leslie E. Wong assured students the University will help provide classes in the face of an upcoming $3 million campus-wide budget cut. Every department, including academic, administrative

17 Feb 2015

Despite financial woes, rugby club finds new home

After a grueling five-month roller coaster ride to secure a stadium, the Gators Rugby Football Club have finally found a place to call their own. The squad has established Boxer Stadium, a

04 Feb 2015

Academics first for new women’s soccer head coach

A new head coach for the women’s soccer team with a commitment to student athletes’ success will offer the team a fresh face after 33 years. SF State announced Tracy

03 Feb 2015

World Series trophies make their way to SF State

The San Francisco Giants will treat SF State faculty and students to a display of the three World Series trophies Wednesday at Jack Adams Hall. The event was created by

01 Feb 2015

Mens wrestling takes the mat for host tournament

SF State’s wrestling team started off their tournament-packed weekend with a pair of matches hosting Cal Baptist University Lancers, Simon Fraser University Clans and Minnesota State Moorhead Friday afternoon at

27 Jan 2015

Despite tough start, women’s basketball continues to fight

Women’s basketball still fighting, despite their tough 0-16 start to the season. The women Gators look to pick up in the last half of the season.

09 Dec 2014

Cross-country runner goes from sideline to the front of the pack

After two years of sitting on the sidelines and almost losing his ability to walk, SF State cross-country runner Drew Feldman beat the hurdles of his injuries to bounce into a

03 Dec 2014

Cross country falls short for spot at Nationals

SF State’s men’s and women’s cross-country teams returned from the 900 mile trip to Billings, Mont., where they raced in the NCAA Division II West Region Championship. Facing multiple challenges

18 Nov 2014

Cross country team excels in heat, has high hopes for upcoming Regionals

SF State’s men’s and women’s cross country teams returned from incredible Saturday finishes, running over hills in 100 degree weather at the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship race, and now

12 Nov 2014

Seniors give an emotional goodbye in their final volleyball game

Senior night kicked things off for the Gators volleyball team with a packed gym chanted that “Go Gators” along side SF State’s cheerleading squad, while the team’s seniors Jacquie Brice, Melissa Horton

A basketball lies in the gym at SF State as the men's basketball team prepares to begin its season Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.
22 Oct 2014

Men’s basketball prepares defense for the start of the 2014-2015 season

After losing seven seniors and with the 2014-2015 season right around the corner, SF State’s men’s basketball team is focusing on team chemistry and the importance of defense to lead

SF State Gator Jakob Velega, #9 freshman, fights for possession of the ball from UC San Diego Triton Kuba Waligorski, #4, during the soccer game at Cox Stadium Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. The Gators beat the Tritons 2-0.
20 Oct 2014

Men’s soccer comes back with a bang after rough past five games

Returning from a five game losing streak, SF State’s men’s soccer team came onto the field hungry for a win, defeating conference rival UC San Diego 2-0. “It’s just a

14 Oct 2014

And she ran: Paxton Cota continues to excel, beat records in SF State cross country

At her Southern California high school, SF State cross country runner Paxton Cota spent less time tearing up the race course, and more time socializing. “I remember at first I

Michael Garaventa leads a pack during the cross country invitational at Speedway Meadow in Golden Gate Park Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.
11 Oct 2014

Despite cold temperatures, men and women’s cross country place fifth at SF State Invitational

A total of 21 cross country teams came out to Golden Gate Park’s Speedway Meadows Friday afternoon to compete in the 2014 SF State Invitational, where they fought through chilly

08 Oct 2014

Regardless of stresses of being an athlete, large amount of Gators landed on the dean’s list

For SF State student athletes, wearing a Gator uniform takes as much physical work on the field as it does mental work in the classroom. Despite the tribulations that come

30 Sep 2014

Women’s cross country drops out from Sonoma State Invitational

Nearly snatching first place in the team’s season opener, SF State’s women’s cross country team decided to drop out of the Sonoma State University (SSU) Invitational scheduled for Oct. 4,

23 Sep 2014

Women in sports are drastically underrepresented

How many 4-year-old kids could name the starting lineup for the 1997 to 1998 Chicago Bulls team? To this day, I still clearly remember jumping on our beaten down grey

22 Sep 2014

Women’s soccer team wins the fourth game in a row against the Sharks

After winning three straight games, the women’s soccer team returned to Cox Stadium Monday afternoon for a 2-1 win over the Hawaii Pacific University Sharks. The Gators played strong and

20 Sep 2014

Mother nature cannot hold the Gators back, team proves successful at first cross country match of the season

A drizzle-coated Golden Gate Park Speedway Park Thursday morning proved to not be a challenge for SF State men and women’s cross country teams, which kicked off their seasons against

09 Sep 2014

Cross country members hunger for a return to Nationals

After finishing the 2013 season in eighth place in the West Region of the NCAA Division II Regional Cross Country rankings, SF State’s men’s cross country team enters the new