Player Spotlight: Chris Gocong

Chris Gocong With both national and local public success, Chris Gocong, Cal Poly’s defensive end football payer, was honored as player of the week after recording six sacks and one touchdown just four weeks into Cal Poly’s 2005 football season.…

Report from the fairway

Thao Tran The men’s golf team finished 11th at the Northwest Collegiate Classic tournament hosted by Oregon State University at the Trysting Tree Golf Club in what was a weak set of scores from the team. “I think everybody on…

Men's soccer hosts No. 10 UCSB tonight

The Cal Poly men’s soccer team will start its Big West play against longtime rival UC Santa Barbara today at 7p.m. in Mustang Stadium. The Mustangs (4-4) are looking for their third consecutive win after back-to-back victories against Sacramento State…

Men's soccer triumphs

Sheila Sobchick The Cal Poly men’s soccer team improved to 3-4-0 after a 4-1 victory over Sacramento State (3-2-1) in its home opener Friday night. The Hornets stung first during the seventh minute with a goal off a corner kick…

Volleyball dominates Gauchos

Tom Sanders The No. 19 Cal Poly women’s soccer team remained undefeated after tying the Washington State Cougars Friday night at Mustang Stadium. Washington State (5-2-1) attacked early, scoring in the second minute on a corner kick by senior forward…

Football improves to 3-1

The Mustangs won their Great West Conference opener, defeating South Dakota State 24-16 Saturday night at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium in Brookings, N.D. Cal Poly led from start to finish, jumping out to a quick 14-0 lead over the Jackrabbits within the…

Mustangs tie Cougars

Sheila Sobchik The No. 19 Cal Poly women’s soccer team remained undefeated after tying the Washington State Cougars Friday night at Mustang Stadium. Washington State (5-2-1) attacked early, scoring in the second minute on a corner kick by senior forward…

Stevenson instills winning attitude in players

Sheila Sobchik  “I want to win the national championship.” These are the words of Jon Stevenson, the new head coach for the Cal Poly volleyball team. They may sound overly ambitious, but with 36 years of volleyball experience both as…

Poly football climbs to No. 12 in nation

Frank Stranzl Cal Poly opens Great West Conference play Saturday night at South Dakota State, the Mustangs first ever trip to Brookings, S.D. The Mustangs (2-1) moved to No. 12 in the Division I-AA rankings after pummeling No. 18 Montana…

A biker's guide to San Luis Obispo

Bicyclists are everywhere in San Luis Obispo, especially on the Cal Poly campus. It is a major mode of transportation for students, and many cycle for recreational activity. For many students, bicycling was not a large part of their life…

Skateboarding on campus can become a costly risk

Jennifer Gongaware Skateboarding has become a major form of transportation for students living in San Luis Obispo. It is fast and convenient, however, there are some restrictions that other modes don’t carry. According to the Cal Poly Web site, the…