At 5:30 a.m. most people are still fast asleep, but for the groundskeepers at SF State, the work day has already begun.
Baudelio Enriquez, Erasmo Flores, Juan Torres and Ricardo Martinez combined have more than 40 years of experience maintaining the SF State landscape.
They look out
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Guillermo Castro, 18, is the freshman goalkeeper for the SF State Gators. Castro has been playing soccer since he was seven years old, and started playing goalie when he was 9. The Palmdale, Calif. native, of Salvadoran parents, was part of
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State soccer players look onto the soccer field at Cox Stadium in San Francisco Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. The Gators finished the 2011 season with a 5-11-2 record. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez."][/caption]
When you see the SF State men’s soccer team
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State junior soccer player Michelle Kay dribbles the soccer ball at Maloney Field in San Francisco Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. The Gators finished the 2011 season with a 8-8-2 overall record. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez."][/caption]
After a disappointing 2011 season, the
Relations between the California Faculty Association and the CSU Administration have been tumultuous and this timeline indicates the time when there was an impasse between the two sides from 1995 to the current situation where there has yet to be a renewal of the contract
Roughly 1,000 people took a plunge into San Francisco’s frigid bay as part of the third annual Polar Plunge.
Families and costume-wearing participants filled the bleachers at San Francisco’s Aquatic Park, where they waited patiently to rush into the water in support of the Special Olympics of
Xpress editors went around campus to ask students what kind of material purchases make them the happiest.
Interviews by Angela Raiford. Shot by Henry Nguyen. Video produced by Godofredo Vasquez.
Editors Elissa Torres, Henry Nguyen and Godofredo Vasquez search the SF State campus in search of creative ideas to solve the University's budget crisis. SF State, like the rest of the California State University system, continues to grapple with the effects of a depleted budget.
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="500" caption="Jackie Szymborski prepares for her part in the production of "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" Jan. 28 in the SF State Creative Art Building. Photo by Mihail Matikov."][/caption]
Xpress gets a backstage peek at "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," a
Editors Michelle Olson and Godofredo Vasquez hit the SF State campus in search of students' views on whether candidates for the SF State’s president position should or should not visit the campus before being elected.
The California State University Board of Trustees approved a measure last
The SF State men’s basketball team scored six unanswered points to start the game and led the game all night against the
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="222" caption="SF State's Nefi Perdomo, #13 (left), attempts a layup during the game against UC San Diego on Sat. Jan. 28, 2012.
To be a coach of a sport at any level requires a great degree of dedication, intelligence, patience and passion of the game. Newly-hired assistant basketball coach Alex Pribble, 26, possesses all those qualities and is ready to help the Gators improve on last year's
While trying to catch a bus home Sept. 9 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Mo Mariscal, second baseman for SF State, was struck by a vehicle on the corner of Holloway and 19th avenues according to head coach Mike Cummins.
Mariscal was taken to the hospital and spent
The SF State men’s soccer team outplayed University of Missouri-St. Louisfor most of the game but fell short during penalty kicks (4-2) of the title game at the Cal State East Bay Fall Classic.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="400" caption="Gators Antonio Ugarte kicks a penalty shot during
Last year left a sour taste in the mouths of SF State's male soccer players, marking the sixth consecutive season with a losing record.
As bleak as that record may sound, however, returning players say they are determined to flip the current status quo and have
Last year the SF State women’s soccer team finished with an 11-5-5 record, a California Collegiate Athletic Association championship, and a ticket to the NCAA tournament.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="400" caption="Blue team member Chloe Harrington (sophomore) about to strike the with gritted teeth, down the field
For Max Fernandez, cross-country offered a way to get out of fifth period in high school without having to skip class.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="255" caption="SF State cross-country athlete Max Fernandez looks back on his many roles in SF State athletics as his proudest moments in
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="512" caption="Runners and costumed participants head down Fell Street during the Bay to Breakers race on May 15. Photo by Gil Riego"][/caption]
Thousands of people ran, walked and partied on the city streets of San Francisco as they celebrated the 100th annual Bay to
As Dominique Hunter ends her four-year basketball career at San Francisco State University, she is moving on to bigger and better things.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="255" caption="Center Dominique Hunter, 21, closes out a commendable four-year basketball career at SF State. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez."][/caption]
Hunter, 21, played
Thousands of people ran, walked and partied on the city streets of San Francisco as they celebrated the 100th annual Bay to Breakers race May 15.
The 12K race hosted two types of crowds: the serious runners and those there for the famed costume aspect