Men's soccer falls to 0-8 in Big West play

The Cal Poly men’s soccer team bounced back after a scoreless first quarter and took three shots in the second half, but eventually lost 4-2 to the UC Irvine Saturday at Irvine. Cal Poly’s defense was insufficient as they allowed…

All the way from Stuttgart, Germany

michael mullady Wolfgang Gartner was a man torn between two worlds. After receiving his Bachelor of Arts in English literature, the idea of playing professional soccer outshined his desire to become a teacher. His decision led him to nine seasons…

Volleyball stays in playoff picture

sheila sobchik The women’s volleyball team rebounded from a crushing loss to UC Santa Barbara last Saturday to keep its playoff hopes alive, beating No. 23 Long Beach State and sweeping UC Irvine over the weekend. Cal Poly (15-5 overall,…

Men's cross country is class of the field

kiel carreau The Cal Poly men’s cross country team won its third consecutive title while the UC Irvine women’s team captured its first crown since 1999 as the 2005 Big West Cross Country Championships were staged at the UC Riverside…

Punchless Poly football loses 20-13 to Aggies

UC Davis quarterback Jon Grant scored from the one yard-line to snap a 13-13 tie with 4:23 remaining as the Aggies held on to beat No. 10 Cal Poly 20-13 in a Great West Football Conference game Saturday afternoon at…

Gauchos spoil playoff chances for Mustangs

For the first time since the creation of the Big West Championship Tournament, the women’s soccer team will be on the outside looking i. Needing a win to continue their season, the Mustangs dropped the final game of the regular…

No Garnett for No. 10 Cal Poly

brennan angel The Cal Poly football team (5-2, 3-0 Great West) will rely on redshirt freshman quarterback Matt Brennan to get the job done against conference rival UC Davis (4-3, 2-1 Great West). After a tough loss at Montana (5-2,…

45th anniversary for plane crash survivors

Tomorrow marks the 45th anniversary of the plane crash that killed 22 people, including 16 Cal Poly football players. The Arctic-Pacific C-46 plane went down after its left engine failed shortly after takeoff from the Toledo airport in Ohio. At…

Whistler and the three dwarves

Joe Sargent With California’s ski resorts opened or opening soon, the ski and snowboard season has begun, and the Central Pacific Ski Club (CPSC) wants to get you down the slope. CPSC is an off-campus club that is focused on…

Are You Ready?

Bradford Applin No, not for the World Series.  Nope, not for the second half of the NFL season.  Hockey? *muffles laughter* sorry, try again.  No, the PBA tour doesn’t count. I meant: are you ready for the start of the…

In my opinion-.blah blah blah

Jen Boudevin I believe it was Abraham Lincoln who said “public opinion in this country is everything.” Apparently even back in the 19th century, what you thought made even a tiny ripple in the vast sea between knowledge and ignorance.…