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[media-credit name="Kin Lee" align="alignright" width="462"][/media-credit] SF State Gators' junior midfielder Sierra Sagasta (11) dribbles into the box before scoring the game winning goal in the 68th minute of the Gators’ 2-1 win over Chico State University at Cox Stadium on Friday, Sept.
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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
The SF State women’s soccer team blew a lead late in the second half to finish in a 2-2 double overtime draw against Dominican University of California at Cox Stadium on Sunday.
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[media-credit name="Kin Lee" align="alignright" width="449"][/media-credit] SF State Gator's junior midfielder Sierra
Men’s soccer started their season off on Thursday at Cox Stadium with a new team, new coaches and a disappointing 1-0 loss to Hope International University. The Gators put up a determined fight defensively, holding off Hope International Royals for the majority of the game.
The stands at Maloney Field were filled with emotion Sunday, as the SF State baseball team honored five seniors for senior day. Strong pitching from senior Peter Reyes helped the Gators avoid a season-ending four-game sweep, as they outlasted the Sonoma State Seawolves, 5-2.
It’s the top of the sixth. Bases are loaded. Two outs. The count is 0-2. The pitch fires from the mound. CRACK! And the Sonoma Seawolves score a 3-RBI double to cinch a win against SF State Friday, May 6.
The SF State men’s baseball team
Going up against the California Collegiate Athletic Association pitcher of the week, Chico State’s Dalton Erb, didn’t phase SF State, as the Gators pounded Erb in their 6-2 victory over the Wildcats Sunday.
Erb was solid through six innings, but center fielder Jake Faulkner put an
The Gators (19-20) kept their postseason hopes alive as they beat the University of Hawaii at Hilo (7-31) 11-4 in a game dominated by their offense.
The Vulcans didn't stand a chance as they committed three errors while the Gators rallied for 16 hits. Gator first
The SF State baseball team returned to Maloney Field Wednesday looking to end its four-game losing streak, but a rough start pushed the Cal State East Bay Pioneers over the Gators, 6-2.
“To play like that in the first couple innings is not fun,” assistant coach
Under new head coach Tony Schifano, the Gators are off to a solid 16-17 start, but must keep their foot on the gas as they look to make a push into the postseason with an underwhelming 9-13 conference record.
The Gators started out the season strong,
The SF State baseball team’s Sunday doubleheader was cut down to just one game but there was still plenty of baseball played, as the Cal State San Marcos Cougars outlasted the Gators 6-3 in 16 innings.
With two outs in the top of the 16th, and
The Gators are on a four-game winning streak and have a winning record after they trounced the Cal State East Bay Pioneers 14-3.
The Gators' bats came to life as they went on a hitting spree to the tune of 23 hits. Most of those hits
After dropping six of its last seven games, the SF State baseball team bounced back with two dramatic walk-off wins Friday, fending off the Cal State L.A. Golden Eagles 8-7 and 3-2.
The walk-off spectacle began with two outs in the bottom of the 10th in
SF State split Friday's doubleheader versus Stanislaus State as each team's winning pitchers held the offenses to one and no runs, respectively.
The Stanislaus State Warriors took game one, 4-0, behind starting pitcher Kylie Ragsdale, who held the Gators offense to no runs and five hits,
For the 53rd year in a row, the SF State wrestling program is sending a wrestler to nationals. Junior Sam Alnassiri and true freshman Fern Giron will be representing SF State at the NCAA Division ll National Championship in Sioux Falls, South Dakota March 11-12.
The SF State baseball team had its five-game winning streak snapped Sunday, as they fell to the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos, 7-4 The loss was the continuation of game two of Saturday’s doubleheader.
The two teams then played another game, the final match-up of the series,
The SF State baseball team secured their fourth straight victory Tuesday, defeating the Sonoma State Seawolves 6-1. The victory improved the Gators’ record to 6-4 on the season.
The score suggests Tuesday’s game was a blowout, but the game was tight for much of its duration.
The SF State softball team fell short after losing a doubleheader series against Cal State San Bernardino.
[caption id="attachment_70693" align="alignleft" width="387"] SF State Gators women softball team Madison Collins (13) smiles at her teammate while practicing during the second doubleheader softball game against Cal State San
Nothing less than a triple overtime gauntlet victory would have done justice to the SF State men’s basketball team on senior night.
The Gators defeated the Sonoma State Seawolves 80-76, clinching a playoff berth in the California Collegiate Athletic Association tournament.
Floyd Wormley, Andre Jones, Jon McMurry
The SF State baseball team defeated the Academy of Art Urban knights 5-1 Saturday at Maloney Field.
It was virtually mistake-free baseball, and a dominant performance by starting pitcher Matt Hernandez, that improved the Gators’ record to 4-4 on the season.
[caption id="attachment_70671" align="alignright" width="373"] Third: Matthew
The Swamp erupted with cheers from the SF State faithful Wednesday night as the SF State women’s basketball team crushed the UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs 75-52 for their fourth straight win.
“I thought we played like a team, maybe more than we have all year,” Gator’s
The SF State baseball team hosted the Holy Names Hawks for a doubleheader Saturday, Feb. 6, losing the first game 9-2 and winning the second 4-3. The home opener for the Gators did not start as expected.
After falling to a 1-0 deficit in the first
It was a packed, noisy house at The Swamp as SF State had one of their best games of the season at home when they defeated Humboldt State 85-59.
The Gators had a great game on both ends of the floor. They were playing aggressively and
The SF State women's basketball team came out with a heightened sense of urgency during their only televised game of the year, but lost to the Humboldt State Lumberjacks, 61-57.
There were 1,000 fans in attendance, rabidly cheering the Gators on throughout the game. Among the notable
With the 2016 season set to begin this Friday, the SF State baseball team is looking to some unfamiliar faces to help it bounce back from last year’s disappointing 19-29 season, including new head coach Tony Schifano.
This season will be Schifano’s first as a head coach.
Headed into the new season, SF State’s softball team is focused on improving on their 12-40 record from last season.
First-year head coach Lisa Allen has inherited an experienced team with 14 returning players, including eight starters from last year’s team. Among them are starting pitcher
In sports, the saying goes, “Defense wins championships.” In basketball, one of the best facets of a great defense is a defensive anchor down in the paint. Freshman Kiara Ginwright is the Gators' defensive enforcer down low, and she is on pace to shatter the school record for
It has been an up-and-down season so far for the men's basketball team, who are looking to make a strong push at the end of the season to secure a playoff spot.
The top eight teams out of the 13 in the California Collegiate Athletic Association make
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
A new era of SF State softball began Monday with the announcement of a new head coach after a month-and-a-half-long search.
Lisa Allen, an accoladed transplant from Division II Montana State University Billings, was named to succeed head coach Cristina Byrne, who led the team for seven years,
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="600"] SF Gator Mark Lindsey waits for a pitch during the double header versus CSU Monterey Bay on Friday, April 3. (Drake Newkirk / Xpress)[/caption]
Sitting in the bullpen after picking up two wins against the visiting Cal State Monterey Bay Otters, senior
[caption id="attachment_64665" align="alignleft" width="600"] San Francisco State Gator Matt Vera (7) hits his bat on the ground at the game against Cal State Stanislaus Warriors on Sunday March 29. (Marlene Sanchez / Xpress)[/caption]
The combination of good offense and defense has pulled the SF State men's
Looking out over the pock-marked infield, coach Cristina Byrne measured the expressions on the faces beneath purple SFSU visors. The white bases of SF State’s softball diamond were already stained reddish-brown by the cleats of the visiting Cal State San Bernardino Coyotes. It was the second
A ninth-inning barrage of Gators' offense wasn’t enough to erase CSU Los Angeles’ lead in a 5-4 loss on Sunday, preventing SF State from besting the red-hot Golden Eagles in a four-game series.
After eight scoreless innings, the Gators’ offense came to life, producing four runs
The SF State baseball team kicked off its long string of division play with a Friday afternoon 9-5 win over the visiting Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles.
The Gators were led by senior Mark Lindsay’s three hit day and starting pitcher Nolan Sheridan’s strong pitching