Running or walking, SF State's 5k brings awareness

May 9, 2012 Sports

When he crossed the finish line first, 23-year-old kinesiology major Christian Swanson got to live his year-long dream of running for wellness. After his grandfather suffered a stroke a year ago, Swanson was inspired to find a creative way to bring awareness and support for the recovery of the condition. While working as a student ...

SF State sports clubs aim to meet new expectations

April 15, 2012 Sports

Samba dancing and club hopping are not traditional ways to raise money for sports clubs. But when it comes to success, club sports rely on these fundraising opportunities as a way to earn money and keep their club afloat. In the effort to gain the designated money decided through the newly-structured point system, clubs strive to gain membership or ...

Woman assaulted in Parkmerced Wednesday night

March 8, 2012 News 1 Comment

Police are still searching for the suspect of an assault that occurred in Parkmerced Wednesday night. A woman was walking down the 700 block of Gonzalez Drive when she heard footsteps behind her, according to the San Francisco Police Department. As soon as the woman turned around, she felt an arm on her neck and screamed. The ...

SF State athletes put school before play

February 7, 2012 Sports

Between classes, homework, a social life and a job, it’s hard for many students to keep up their grades; but Gator athletes make getting a 3.0 grade point average possible by following the Athletic Department’s highly organized process for managing time. According to baseball infielder and senior Andrew Suvunnachuen, athletics comes second to academics. “It ...