Saturdays in the fall are a time when many college students unite around football, yet no yard lines or goalposts can be found at San Francisco State’s Cox Stadium.
This is because SF State has been a school without a football team since 1995.
The SF State men’s soccer team is back to practice in preparation for their upcoming fall season after completing their 2016 regular season with a 9-6-2 overall record, only four points from a playoff berth.
Head coach Javier Ayala-Hil was added to the Gator family
Walking by Cox Stadium weekdays around noon, voices of women shouting and whistles blowing can be heard from the distance. The smell of freshly cut grass permeates the cool spring air and the sound of cleats striking a soccer ball echoes on the east side
Choppy, bumpy, dying grass and a plethora of dirt patches define SF State's soccer field. Time-management issues and the continuous use of the field cause Cox Stadium to look much worse than it should, according to Grounds Operation Manager Anthony Benson.
“The field is currently used by athletics, recreation, kinesiology and
A glimmer of light reflected off of a snowy white volleyball as it floated, seemingly suspended in midair as if time had come to a halt. Gators hitter Jaclyn Clark leapt off the floor and smashed the ball down with authority between a scattered web of California
Two decades ago, the echoes of fans chanting for the SF State football squad faded from Cox Stadium for the final time, but for former defensive end Harry Overstreet, the memories have remained.
“I remember one game, where at halftime, Ol’ (former SF State head coach) Vic
The SF State women’s soccer team won their first game of the season 2-1 over Montana State University Billings in their home debut at Cox Stadium on Thursday.
“We needed it,” said midfielder Kelsey Wetzstein. “We played hard last weekend but it just wasn't our
The SF State men’s soccer team won their first game of the season at Cox Stadium Friday, defeating the University of Missouri-St. Louis Tritons 1-0 in a contest that remained 0-0 until the second half.
“We didn’t play exactly the way we wanted, but we found a way to win,”
The clatter of footsteps rang incessantly throughout Cox Stadium as the women’s cross country team competed in their first time trial of the season.
Assistant coach Sam Ahlbeck peered occasionally down at his watch to check their progress.
“A lot of the girls want to take the reins and be a leader on the
Twenty-eight pairs of soccer cleats trod onto the sunken field in the middle of Cox Stadium before Friday afternoon's practice. The herd of try-out hopefuls had thinned for the final time, and the remaining players, no longer anxious, smiled and laughed through a series of warm-up drills
The unassuming pursuit of personal bests aided SF State's women's track and field team as they broke multiple school records over the span of the season thus far and placed sixth overall in the California Collegiate Athletic Association.
"We had a lot of growth and
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 variety of events for three days.
The first day of the CCAA Championships started off
SF State’s Cox Pavilion will host a Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup tournament qualifying match for the Nor-Cal Adult Premier League Jan. 31.
SF City Football Club will face Stanislaus United Academica and looks to become the first team in 17 years to represent the city in the U.S.
University administration issued a warning to students yesterday regarding a sexual battery incident that happened at Cox Stadium Tuesday, in what was the first campus safety alert this semester.
A male victim told police that he was jogging at Cox Stadium around 8:50 p.m. when an
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] Zuleima Bernal, a senior, runs the track at Cox Stadium on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. Bernal has recently returned to compete after her case of plantar fasciitis caused her to miss most of the season. Photo by Ryan Leibrich / Xpress[/caption]