Baseball opens three-game series with Fresno State

sheila sobchik Cal Poly opens the 2006 baseball season this weekend, hosting Fresno State for a three-game series in Baggett Stadium. Friday’s contest begins at 6 p.m., while first pitch for the Saturday and Sunday games will be at 1…

Central Coast is Stephenson's haven

michael mullady The sunny central coastline is an alluring attraction to many Cal Poly students. Tepid winters and comfortable summers combined with an abundance of eye-arresting beaches makes the university an ideal location for those seeking a scenic and adventurous…

Mustang comeback falls short

brennan angel Dawin Whiten came to life in the second-half again for the Mustangs, helping bring the Mustangs back from a 15-point second-half deficit, only to miss a last-second three-point attempt that would’ve given the Mustangs an upset victory. The…

Seattle Pacific exodus benefits Cal Poly

michael mullady Track and field athletes have some new leadership and talent to look up to this season now that Jack Hoyt and two of his former athletes have joined the Cal Poly team. After six seasons as head coach…

Mustangs set to take on defending Pac-10 champs

sheila sobchik The Mustang wrestling team is currently going through the toughest part of its 2006 schedule having just returned from Oklahoma. Cal Poly was dominated by the defending national champions, Oklahoma State, and lost to Oklahoma, both by the…

Men's basketball whistled for NCAA sanctions

michael mullady The men’s basketball team will lose two scholarships as a result of the first academic progress report based on information collected from the 2003-04 and 2004-05 academic years. Although the official list of NCAA teams with violations will…

Men's basketball runs away from Gauchos late

Frank Stranzl The Dawin Whiten show came to town in the second half of the men’s basketball game on Saturday, leading the Mustangs to a 74-62 win over rival UC Santa Barbara. Whiten scored 19 second-half points after a shaky…

Women's basketball beats UCSB for first time in five years

For only the second time in over 22 years, the Cal Poly women’s basketball team has beaten UC Santa Barbara. Senior guard Michelle Henke scored a career-high 21 points, sinking five of ten 3-pointers, to lead the Mustangs to an…

Referee Reform

Bradford Applin   Referee Reform By: Bradford Applin   When inquired as to my position on the mind-numbing weekend of football that was the NFL Divisional Playoffs, I thought it best to take a cue from everyone’s favorite MasterCard spokesman,…

Men's basketball to host Gauchos

michael mullady The Central Coast rivalry between Cal Poly and UC Santa Barbara will be the hot topic this weekend as the men’s basketball team hosts the Gauchos at 4 p.m. in Mott Gym on Saturday. Cal Poly, coming off…

Mustangs at Thunderdome

brennan angel The tie for second place in Big West women’s basketball will be snapped on Saturday at the Thunderdome in Goleta. Cal Poly (8-6 overall, 3-1 Big West) will take on archrival UC Santa Barbara (8-7, 3-1) in a…