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Water polo falls to conference rivals

Water polo falls to conference rivals

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The California State East Bay women’s water polo team is now 1-1 against their Women’s Water Polo Association Conference rivals: Sonoma State University. On Friday, the Pioneers went head to head against Sonoma (7-16 overall, 0-1 conference) in the Hayward campus Pioneer Pool. East Bay won their p...

Women’s basketball sweep homecoming weekend

Women’s basketball sweep homecoming weekend

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The California State East Bay women’s basketball team made the most of homecoming weekend. The team defeated both of their opponents; Sonoma State and San Francisco State in what their eleventh win in their last 13 games, and initiated a three-game win streak. East Bay has been on a roll and left...

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...

Men’s soccer rebounds after tough loss

Men’s soccer rebounds after tough loss

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Sept. 23, the Cal State East Bay men’s soccer team fell to Sonoma State (3-2-3 overall, 3-1 conference). This was the Pioneers’ third loss in a row. Fortunately, the team was able to bounce back on Sunday and get their first conference win of the season against Humboldt State (3-4-1 o...

Water polo falls at home to Seawolves

Water polo falls at home to Seawolves

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2016


Filed under Sports

A close game turned into a heartbreaker for the Cal State East Bay water polo team on Saturday at the Pioneer Pool. With the game tied at 9 and 2:41 left in the final period, Sonoma State junior utility player Carleigh Robinson received an assist from fellow junior utility player Ellen Peterson and l...

Women’s water polo sinks at championships

Women’s water polo sinks at championships

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

April 30, 2015


Filed under Sports

It was a weekend of familiar foes for the Cal State East Bay women’s water polo team in the pool at the Western Water Polo Association Championships in Geneva, Ohio. The Pioneers (13-16 overall) defeated third ranked Cal State Monterey Bay (9-17) 12-11 and second ranked Sonoma State (9-20) 8-7, in overtime to advance to the championship game against...

Men’s basketball riding on four-game skid

Men’s basketball riding on four-game skid

Louis LaVenture,
Sports Editor

January 8, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The road has been tough on the Cal State East Bay men’s basketball team this season. Twelve games into the season, the Pioneers are just 3-9 overall and 0-7 in contests on the road. The Pioneers have lost at least two consecutive games four different times this season, losing all of those games...

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