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Women’s basketball three-game winning streak snapped

Women’s basketball three-game winning streak snapped

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The California State East Bay Basketball team went 1-1 over the weekend in their California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference home games against California State San Marcos and UC San Diego. The women won their third straight game after beating San Marcos (8-5 overall, 5-3 conference) on Thursday,...

CSUEB men’s basketball loses fourth in a row

CSUEB men’s basketball loses fourth in a row

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

After starting the season off with 6 straight wins, the California State East Bay men’s basketball team has struggled in their past few games of conference play. The Pioneers played their seventh and eighth game of conference play against California State San Marcos and UC San Diego over the weekend,...

Historic women’s volleyball season comes to an end

Historic women’s volleyball season comes to an end

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

December 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

It was a bittersweet ending for the California State East Bay women’s volleyball team. Although they lost in the first round of playoffs to no.14 ranked California State University San Bernardino on Nov. 17, the team made playoffs for the first time since entering the California Collegia...

Men’s basketball ends six-game win streak

Men’s basketball ends six-game win streak

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The California State East Bay men’s basketball team began California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference play last weekend against California State Monterey Bay and San Francisco State. The men started off with confidence as their record stood at 6-1 with a six game win streak. On ...

Women’s basketball goes 1-1 over the holiday weekend

Women’s basketball goes 1-1 over the holiday weekend

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


Filed under Sports

After coming off of the best season in East Bay history, the loss of five key seniors and their head coach, the California State East Bay women’s basketball team is still adjusting to an entirely different lineup and coaching staff. Over the holiday weekend, the women played Dominican University ...

Men’s basketball on a roll

Men’s basketball on a roll

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last year the California State East Bay men's basketball team started their season at just 2-5; not very good. However this year, the men started off 6-1 and are currently on a five-game winning streak after wins over Northwest Nazarene and Academy of Art this past Thanksgiving weekend. On Friday the men t...

New CSUEB baseball coach looks to build on success

New CSUEB baseball coach looks to build on success

Benjamin Conroy,
Contributor

November 16, 2016


Filed under Sports

The CSU East Bay Baseball team has some new blood this year. Coach Mike Cummins is the new interim head coach of the Pioneer Baseball team for this upcoming season. Previously, Cummins spent six years as head coach at San Francisco State and spent last season as San Jose State’s Assistant baseball coa...

Volleyball qualifies for CCAA Tournament for first time

Volleyball qualifies for CCAA Tournament for first time

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Cal State East Bay volleyball team has qualified and will compete in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Tournament for the first time ever since joining the conference in 2009. East Bay, 13-13 overall and 9-9 conference, fought hard to get the wins necessary to qualify for the...

Freshman guard makes statement over the weekend

Freshman guard makes statement over the weekend

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Sports

After redshirting last year, at the urging of his coach to get a feel for the program, freshman guard Druce Asah established himself as a key player for the California State East Bay men’s basketball team, by being the leading scorer in each of the team’s last three games. On Friday, t...

Volleyball keeps up the momentum

Volleyball keeps up the momentum

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The California State East Bay women’s volleyball team has been on a roll. They have won six of their last seven games in conference play, which has moved them up to third in the California Collegiate Athletic Association north division standings, giving them a chance to possibly make it into the po...

CSUEB men’s soccer unable to get a win

CSUEB men’s soccer unable to get a win

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

In its past two games, the California State East Bay men's soccer team was unable to score any goals against California State San Marcos or UC San Diego. On Friday night, the team faced California State San Marcos (5-4-4 overall, 4-2-4 conference), which ended in a physical yet scoreless game. By the ...

Tritons slay women’s soccer in final home game

Tritons slay women’s soccer in final home game

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Cal State East Bay women’s soccer team had mixed emotions on Sunday. Their game against top-ranked UC San Diego was the women’s final home game and the final game for seven seniors: Jasmine Corbett, Sialei Manuleleua, Megan Ravenscroft, Tia Sidtikun, Rachel Robbert, Andrea Hernandez and Savannah...

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