Injuries are common in the sport of football and it’s not rare to see one, two or even three players at the same position miss some length of time throughout a season. The regularity of injuries stems in large part from the physicality of the sport and the toll it takes on the players. The […]
Parachutist crashes into building at Cal Poly football game Saturday
Wind caused a parachutist flying the American flag into the home football game last Saturday to crash.
More than a team on his back
Cal Poly football senior fullback Joe Protheroe isn’t just a college football star, but an all-star dad too.
Cal Poly baseball almost flawless in 15-6 rout of Pepperdine
Junior centerfielder Alex McKenna’s bases-clearing triple helped lift the Mustangs to victory over the Pepperdine Waves.
MLB prospect Alex McKenna recovering from car crash
McKenna was driving through the intersection when a truck ran a red light and hit his car.
Rodeo team freshman loses thumb while tying horse, airlifted to hospital
The recovering freshman plans to compete in rodeo events again this fall and eventually compete in nationals.
Lucky straight seventh win for Mustangs
The Cal Poly women’s basketball team — the same one that lost seven straight games in December — won its seventh straight game against UC Riverside on Saturday. Cal Poly (13-12, 9-3) looks poised to defend its 2011 Big West league championship, playing its best basketball at the most critical point in the season. “We’re […]
Woman suffers fall on Bishop Peak
An 18-year-old woman fell 30 feet on Bishop’s Peak Monday morning. Rescue crews were attempting to reach her at 12:30 p.m.
Mental challenge of injury almost as burdensome as physical pain
While sports-related injuries often play havoc with the intercollegiate roster, the real burden on injured Cal Poly athletes is often more mental than physical.
Women’s basketball team struggles with injuries
With seven players injured on the team, Cal Poly women’s basketball is having to make several adjustments to keep their game strong.
BLOG: Poly student in critical condition after being hit by car
The San Luis Obispo Tribune reported Wednesday that a 20-year-old pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a car on Foothill Boulevard. The woman, Kaitlin Mackay, is listed in the Cal Poly student directory as a nutrition student and is listed on Facebook in the graduating class of 2011. Cal Poly art & […]