Golden Gate Xpress

New assistant women's soccer coach relishes transition from player to coach

Kealan Cronin
August 23, 2011
Filed under Sports

Soccer has always been more than a game for Stephanie Wieger, consuming her life from an early age. She is new to SF State but has been in the soccer game for years, as her favorite hobby turned into her career. “I dread the day I have to get a ‘real’ job,” Wieger joked. “I don’t know anyt...

Stress takes hold during finals

Alberto Penalva
May 3, 2011
Filed under Uncategorized

With finals lurking right around the corner, students are taking it upon themselves to either foster or sabotage their future. Finals week is a stressful time for many students as they attempt to juggle academics while on the verge of summer break and a semester’s worth of hard work. While some ...

Softball sisters lead team to victory

Al Scott
April 26, 2011
Filed under Sports

Softball standouts Kelsey and Kendra Wood have heard every joke in the book about identical twins. But don’t be fooled - being twins is just a small part of their story. The Wood sisters have an interesting connection being identical twins, but they extend that connection on the field with Kels...

Gator wrestler prepares for NCAA championship

Sara Donchey
March 8, 2011
Filed under Sports

Josh Nolan is a superstar. Just ask his former classmates. Nolan was voted “most likely to be a superstar” at his alma mater Quincy High School, where he graduated in 2007. Four years later, he’s living up to his title. Standing at a modest 5’10, Nolan has the gracious, cheerful appearance of a small-town guy, true to his hometown of Quinc...

Senior Gator inspires young team

Alberto Penalva
January 25, 2011
Filed under Sports

Towering over her teammates, senior center Dominique Hunter leads the women's basketball team as the team's most experienced captain. Standing at 6 foot 1 inch, the tallest player on the team by three inches, Hunter serves as the source of inspiration and leadership as the only senior on the team. Then she's kn...

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