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Women win, advance in conference tournament

Women win, advance in conference tournament

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
March 1
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The women's basketball team advanced to the second round of the California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference tournament on Tuesday when they defeated seventh-seeded Chico State 68-55. Senior guard Shomari Harris led the way for the Pioneers with a game-high 20 points while freshma...

Men’s basketball breaks losing streak

Men’s basketball breaks losing streak

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer
January 18
Filed under Sports

The California State East Bay Men's basketball team finally broke their four-game California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference losing streak this weekend. On Saturday, the men played California State Monterey Bay (3-12 overall, 1-8 conference) in a slow, foul-filled game for the Pioneers. I...

Women make history in tournament

Women make history in tournament

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
March 10
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Cal State East Bay women’s basketball team made history program Saturday night. In a rematch of the 2015 California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference championship game, the Pioneers (27-4 overall, 28-2 conference) avenged last season’s loss after they defeated the Cal State Domingue...

Baseball team goes 2-2 in weekend series

Baseball team goes 2-2 in weekend series

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
March 2
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Despite a 2-2 recent series, the Cal State East Bay baseball team is still off to a great start. CSUEB is now 11-4 overall and 2-2 in California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference games after splitting a four-game series at East Bay and Stanislaus State (9-5 overall, 2-2 conference) over the weeken...

Pioneers win streak snapped at home

Pioneers win streak snapped at home

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
January 21
Filed under Showcase, Sports

All good things must come to an end. For the first time since November 2015, the Cal State East Bay women’s basketball team lost. The Pioneers dropped two close home games; first to UC San Diego (14-2 overall, 9-1 conference) on Friday, 56-54, and then to Cal State San Bernardino (9-5, 6-4) 64...

Women keep on winning

Women keep on winning

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
January 14
Filed under Sports

It’s starting to feel like they’re never going to lose again. The Cal State East Bay women’s basketball team extended their winning streak to 11 games in a row after they won two road games over the weekend. The Pioneers are now 13-2 overall and a perfect 7-0 in California Collegiate Athletic...

Broncos trample Pioneers in Hayward

Broncos trample Pioneers in Hayward

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
November 12
Filed under Sports

Things got off to a great start for the Cal State East Bay women’s volleyball team on Saturday night. The Pioneers managed to take the first set against California Collegiate Athletic Association opponent Cal Poly Pomona 25-23 for an early 1-0 advantage. However, they couldn’t carry that early...

Pioneers finish first in Oakland meet

Pioneers finish first in Oakland meet

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
October 29
Filed under Showcase, Sports

First place is an envious position. The Cal State East Bay women’s swimming team were the envied ones on Saturday, as they paddled their way to a first place showing in the Bay Area Invitational at Trefethen Aquatic Center in Oakland. The Pioneers claimed victories in ten of the 28 events...

Runners compete in CCAA championships

Runners compete in CCAA championships

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
October 29
Filed under Campus, Sports

The California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference Cross Country Championships were held on Sunday at Speedway Meadows in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Cal State East Bay first-year Head Coach Tony Nicolosi has only been on the job a few months, but after a couple impressive showings by runners...

Men’s soccer team remains undefeated

Jayakrishna Dasappan,
Contributor
September 2
Filed under Sports

The Cal State East Bay men’s soccer team defeated the Holy Names University Hawks  5-0 on Aug. 22. This past Saturday they had their rematch and it was payback time for the Hawks. From the beginning of the match it seemed like the Hawks had revenge in mind. The previous defeat pumped them up an...

Pioneers rope Toros in Hayward home stand

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor
April 16
Filed under Sports

What a difference a day makes. The Cal State East Bay softball team learned this lesson over the weekend at Pioneer Softball field on the Hayward campus against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros. The Pioneers scored just one run in their two losses to the Toros on Friday, but came back strong on Saturd...

Baseball wins two at home

Baseball wins two at home

Louis LaVenture,
Sports & Campus Editor
February 5
Filed under Sports

When a team wins 30 games in consecutive seasons it is usually considered a success. However, for the Cal State East Bay men’s baseball team and fourth year Head Coach Bob Ralston, the last two seasons ended in disappointment as they just missed out on the Division II playoffs. The Pioneers are...

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