01 May 2015

49ers to rebuild team with NFL Draft

The San Francisco 49ers come into the 2015 season after a meltdown offseason headed by the mutual parting of head coach Jim Harbaugh and owner Jed York. The once proud

26 Apr 2015

Gators softball sends off graduating seniors with win

The SF State softball team said their goodbyes to three of their seniors Saturday afternoon, as Courtney Gravel, Lucy Fernandez and Selina Rodriguez took the field for one last time

21 Apr 2015

Student athletes recognized at academic banquet

Coaches and faculty honored 54 Gators who accomplished a 3.5 GPA or higher in the Fall 2014 semester at the 2015 SF State Scholar Athlete Reception at the Seven Hills Conference Center April

14 Apr 2015

Men’s baseball kickoff home stance with loss against Academy of Art

The SF State Gators baseball team began a six-game home stand with a 8-4 loss to the visiting Academy of Art Urban Knights in a non-conference game on Tuesday afternoon.

07 Apr 2015

Veteran catcher devotes last season to make history

Sitting in the bullpen after picking up two wins against the visiting Cal State Monterey Bay Otters, senior catcher Mark Lindsay said he comes into every game with the same

31 Mar 2015

Gators on track to playoff berth halfway through season

The combination of good offense and defense has pulled the SF State men’s baseball team from a rocky 2-8 start to winning eight of their last twelve games, giving them a

11 Mar 2015

Veteran players receive high honors in conference

Despite a 2014-2015 season where the SF State Gators men’s basketball team went below .500 in the win-loss column, seniors Bren Haley and Udun Osakue wrapped up their basketball career

03 Mar 2015

College athletes deserve compensation for talent

With the college basketball season underway and March Madness right around the corner, the sport will garner attention from all over the nation. Fans will fill out post-season tournament brackets, players

03 Mar 2015

Superstitions are key to players mental success

Through a fan’s perspective, baseball is a game all about stats, strikeouts and home runs, but to the players, superstitions and rituals play a large part. From not stepping on

28 Feb 2015

Offense comes alive for men’s baseball in win over Cal State Los Angeles

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

24 Feb 2015

Pitcher bounces back from surgery, stronger than ever

Under the parched and sweltering desert sky, Gators’ pitcher Peter Reyes could feel the strands of his ligaments tear with each heave of the ball to home plate. Ignoring the pain only made matters

17 Feb 2015

Friendship plays vital role in leading team

Building their friendship since the beginning of their Gator baseball career, senior starters Danny Souza and Mark Lindsay have used that camaraderie to influence the baseball squad with their leadership. On

16 Feb 2015

“Gold Rush” night energizes crowd, key to men’s successful night

Hundreds of SF State students and fans waited in line, anxiously awaiting the free t-shirts and pizza for the first 500 attendees. “Gold Rush” night, the first of its kind,

10 Feb 2015

After successful freshmen season, wrestler continues to shine

Growing up in a household where his older brothers wrestled and his father ran a children’s wrestling program, sophomore wrestler Jordan Gurrola considers the wrestling mat his natural habitat. “I

04 Feb 2015

Students react to Warriors historical start to 2014-15 season

The Golden State Warriors are off to their best start in franchise history with a 38-8 record, placing them in first in the Western Conference. The “Dubs” have used a

27 Jan 2015

Men’s basketball looks to keep momentum going

After a 14-12 season that finished in a disappointing loss to Chico State in the playoffs last year, SF State’s men’s basketball team looks to build off last season. Led

07 Nov 2014

Volleyball wins final home game against Monterey Bay 3-2

The SF State volleyball team kicked off its final homestand with a dramatic 3-2 win over CSU Monterey Bay Friday night. The two teams had an even first set, exchanging

Manager Bruce Bochey accompanies the World Series Trophy during the parade Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.
31 Oct 2014

Ecstatic Giants fans pack downtown streets for celebratory parade

Die-hard Giants fans crammed Market Street in San Francisco Friday afternoon for a parade to celebrate the city’s third World Series championship in five years. Fans waited behind the barriers

29 Oct 2014

Season preview: Gator wrestling looks forward to national title with new talent

With the 2014-15 season looming, the SF State wrestling team will lean on the experience of 10 letterwinners and one All-American to lead the team to hopefully its first national

22 Oct 2014

Volleyball mid season review: Fall 2014

Going into the season, the SF State volleyball team had 33 votes on the coach’s poll to finish in last place. Here at the midpoint, the team defied the bottom-feeder

Bria Morgan (20) of the SF State Gators spikes the ball back to the CSU San Dominguez Hills Toros during a match Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. The Gators won the match 3-0.
19 Oct 2014

Gators break season-long Saturday losing streak

The SF State volleyball team ended its winless Saturday streak yesterday with a three set sweep over visiting Cal State Dominguez Hills. The Gators came out ferocious in the first

The Gators rejoice after defeating Cal State L.A 3-1 in San Francisco Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
18 Oct 2014

Gators add another Friday night win to the list, hope for a successful Saturday

The SF State volleyball team continued to dominate Friday-night games yesterday, after the team won its eighth game of the season over visiting Cal State L.A. in four sets. The

17 Oct 2014

Gators find solid balance between sports and athletics

Though the reality of life for many SF State students has become the delicate balance between a job and school work, student athletes often substitute a paying job for the

Kaileen Mejia (17) of the SF State Gators spikes the ball through Cal State Stanislaus Warrior blockers Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. The Gators lost the match 0-3. Martin Bustamante / Xpress.
13 Oct 2014

Gators volleyball loses against Stanislaus, struggles to win back to back games

The SF State women’s volleyball team dropped the second game of a back to back saturday night to one of the divisions worst teams, Cal State Stanislaus, in straight sets.

11 Oct 2014

Gators volleyball wins a crucial game against Chico State Wildcats

SF State’s volleyball team picked up a crucial home win over the visiting Chico State Wildcats in four sets last night at the swamp. Behind a strong performance from Jaclyn

Jessica Nicerio of the San Francisco State Gators digs the ball back into play during a match against the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos. The Gators won the match 3-2 Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.
26 Sep 2014

Volleyball team wins game against Cal Poly Pomona Broncos

After falling behind 2-1, the SF State Volleyball team picked up a thrilling five set match over the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos last Friday at the Swamp. Both teams exchanged

Jessica Nicerio (left), Melissa Horton (center) and Arianna Cruz (right) are ecstatic when the Gators score the winning point during a game against Cal State San Bernardino at The Swamp Friday night, Sept. 19. SF State beat the Coyotes 3-2.
20 Sep 2014

Lady Gators win their first volleyball match against CSU San Bernardino since 1992

The SF State women’s volleyball team upset No. 7 ranked c in five sets Friday night to claim its second conference win of the season, breaking a 28-game losing streak against

Coach Jill Muhe (left) and graduating seniors (left to right) Jazmine Williams, Melissa Horton and Jacquie Brice.
09 Sep 2014

Volleyball team begins semester with a court full of young players, three veterans

After a long offseason, SF State’s volleyball team looks to its small group of veterans to lead a large group of girls. Jazmine Williams, Jacquie Brice and Melissa Horton are

Bria Morgan of the San Francisco State Gators prepares to spike back the ball during a match against the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos. The Gators won the match 3-2 Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Martin Bustamante / Xpress.
02 Sep 2014

Volleyball loses to UCSD Tritons, ending home stand with 3-1

SF State ended their home stand with 3-1 set loss to No. 19th ranked UC San Diego, bringing the Gators record over the last four games to 2-2. SF State