On the basketball court, her coaches and teammates define her playing style as aggressive and consider her the team's vocal leader. Off the court, she is described as one of the most kind and joyous people they know.
The Gators' off-season acquisition, forward/center Donae Moguel,
In their last home game of 2016, the SF State Gators squandered a two point lead late in the fourth quarter as they fell to the Cal State East Bay Pioneers 51-48.
The Gators were up by two with less than 30 seconds remaining in
The SF State Gators brushed off a slow start and went on an offensive tear in the second half, beating the Cal State East Bay Pioneers 80-65. The victory improved their record to 8-0, which marks the best start in the team’s history since the
The Capoeira Club, established six years ago at SF State, offers students a venue to relieve stress, exercise and experience a new culture. Members of the club share their passion for the Brazilian martial art, which combines elements of acrobatics, dance and music.
Up by six points with 1:25 left in the fourth quarter, as the Gators saw their lead quickly trimmed down to two in less than 20 seconds, they remained composed and prevented the William Jessup University Warriors from doing any more damage to win 60-52.
Women's basketball bounced back from two tough road losses to start the season with an impressive 66-58 victory against Holy Names University in their first game at The Swamp.
Head coach Dennis Cox said he is pleased to get the first win of the 2016-17 season out
SF State’s men’s basketball team had a strong showing against the Dominican University of California which landed them back to back wins and a impressive 2-0 start to their 2016-17 season after a 91-67 victory in the finale of the San Francisco State Tip-Off Classic.
Escorted by their families and friends onto the court before Friday night’s game, three SF State seniors gifted with bouquets and introduced for the last time at The Swamp.
Linda Aerne, Rachel Stoerkel and Malia Muin’s final home game with the Gators ended with a sweep
A big smile immediately spread across setter Linda Aerne’s face when asked about her love for volleyball. Passion for the sport ultimately encouraged Aerne to travel independently from Zurich, Switzerland to the United States in pursuit of expanding her volleyball career.
Since Aerne’s arrival at the
Women’s volleyball set a season high in digs, 68, but lost another match, falling 3-1 against CSU East Bay Pioneers on Friday. The Gators wore pink ribbons in their hair to honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Dig Pink Night.
Aside from the special night, the
The SF State Gators went toe-to-toe against the Dominguez Hills Toros in a competitive five-set game but fell short in a comeback attempt.
The Gators fell to a disappointing 1-11 record and remain winless in their last eight games. Despite the loss, the Gators put together
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[media-credit name="Aleah Fajardo" align="alignleft" width="301"][/media-credit] SF State Gators’ senior setter Linda Aerne (6) sets the ball for sophomore middle blocker Lauren Williams (2) during their loss against Sonoma State University at the Swamp on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. The Gators fell to
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[media-credit name="Brenna Cruz" align="alignright" width="346"][/media-credit] The SF State Cheer Team tosses up freshman Amberlyn Leonard in the air during practice in the Wrestling Room on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016.[/caption]
Dressed in neatly pressed white and purple uniforms with matching shoes, the SF State
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[media-credit name="Kin Lee" align="alignleft" width="144"][/media-credit] SF State Gator's sophomore outside hitter Willa Henderson (13) and freshman middle blocker Abby Griffith (15) block a spike by Sunbird junior outside hitter Karah Mitchell (4) during their loss to Fresno Pacific University at the Swamp
From the opening set, SF State faced a large deficit and wasn’t able to find an answer in an uphill battle against Simon Fraser University.
[caption id="attachment_72989" align="alignright" width="763"] SF State Gator's freshman middle blocker Abby Griffith (15) hits the ball back over the net during
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[media-credit name="Steven Ho" align="alignright" width="266"][/media-credit] SF State Gators players celebrate after sophomore midfielder Jordan Wusstig (16) scores a goal during their 2-0 win against William Jessup University at Cox Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016.[/caption]
The SF State men’s soccer team found their
It was a packed house at the Swamp Gymnasium, and the purple-clad home crowd chanted “Let’s go Gators!” and “San Francisco,” but that wasn’t enough for the SF State men's basketball team to retain their unblemished 5-0 record.
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[caption id="" align="alignright" width="374"] SF State Gators forward Damien Rance (44) shoots a free throw in a game against the Holy Names Hawks at The Swamp Gymnasium Tuesday, Nov. 24. (David Henry/Xpress)[/caption]
Swapping the crocodiles of Australia for the Gators of SF State has proven to
SF State let their 10 points lead slip away early in the second half against Pacific Union, but the Gators were unwilling to leave their opening night with a loss and pulled out a 67-63 overtime victory, Saturday.
After a strong first half, the Gators looked
Hidden in the back of the Gymnasium is a swimming facility, where SF State swimmers dive into the water and complete laps, hoping for a new swim club in the upcoming spring semester.
Dedrick Boyington, a junior at SF State, said progress is being made and
Just when it seemed that one team was going to run away with the game, relentless efforts from the other side played a major role in stopping it.
SF State went toe to toe with Cal Poly Pomona and gave themselves a chance to win in
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="640"] Israel Hakim (15) attempts to make a lay up guarded by Derrick Brown (22) and Justice Howard (3) during the SF State Men's Basketball practice Monday, Nov. 2 2015. ( Angelica Ekeke / Xpress)[/caption]
After a disappointing 11-15 record last year, the
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="600"] Jonathan Martin, a member of the Capoeria club at SF State practices a technique in San Francisco, CA, on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015 (Alex Kofman / Xpress)[/caption]
Cries of "bananeira," "amazonas" and other Portuguese terms coalesced with traditional Brazilian instrumentals as members of
After falling two sets to none, SF State mounted a furious comeback against top rank Sonoma State University to even the score, but came up short in the final set of the game.
The Gators looked over matched in their first two sets against the Seawolves,
Under the bright lights of West Campus Green Field, SF State students laced up their cleats and wrapped flags around their waists as they prepared to engage in the friendly competition of intramural flag football.
Student referee Ryan Williams said intramural sports emphasize fun and competition.
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In the first of back-to-back home games, the SF state women's volleyball team was victorious against California State University Los Angeles, improving their conference record to 3-3 (5-8 overall).
The Gators started off slow, losing their first set of the night, but they soon found the rhythm that
The SF State women’s volleyball team snapped a two-game losing streak Saturday, when they the defeated Cal State East Bay Pioneers at the Swamp Gymnasium.
The Gators took control early in the game, forcing the Pioneers to called quick timeouts and winning each of the first two sets
The florescent lights of Redwood City's Nazareth Ice Oasis snap to life at 11 p.m. sharp every Sunday, illuminating the crisp red and blue lines on the rink ice that soon turn into fine powder by the steel skates of the SF State hockey team.
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