Cal Poly baseball gets down with its walk-up songs

Listen to what gets Cal Poly baseball players pumped up.

O’Brien waits on NCAA

Mustang Daily Staff Report sports@mustangdaily.net When the start beep sounded, she stopped thinking. When Rachel O’Brien finished her race, she was a school record holder — potentially heading to the NCAA championships. The senior swimmer found her stroke in the…

Cal Poly Athletics puts student before athlete

It’s summer and most of Cal Poly’s student body is taking a reprieve from school. While the same can be said for many Cal Poly student-athletes, once school begins in the fall, it will be time to hit not only…

Track and field has sights set on Big West

The Cal Poly track and field team is climbing up the Big West Conference list with new personal records and overall solid performances. The team anticipates the conference in Irvine for outdoor performances, which will take place on May 11 and 12, head coach…

Baseball is back

The Cal Poly baseball team will open the 2012 season this weekend with a three-game series against 2011 NCAA Regional qualifier Oklahoma State inside Baggett Stadium. The Mustangs finished the 2011 campaign with another winning season — their ninth since…

Smith battles more than opponents

He’s waited his turn. He’s suffered through injury, sickness and even the politics of collegiate wrestling. In Ryan Smith’s mind, he’s deserved a shot at what has proved to be such an elusive goal: to become an All-American. “I see…

Blalock and Matzenauer fall short of a championship

The Cal Poly women’s tennis senior tandem of Brittany Blalock and Suzie Matzenauer were ultimately eliminated from postseason contention after suffering a defeat.

Whitney Sisler earns trip to the NCAA Track and Field Championships

Sophomore Whitney Sisler finshed seventh and earned a trip to the NCAA Track and Field Championships on the final day of competition of the NCAA West Regional in Austin, TX on Saturday.

The ‘student’ side to Cal Poly studente-athletes

Despite the higher than normal academic standards, Cal Poly athletes rise above the bar.

Men’s tennis looks to bring home conference title

The Cal Poly men’s tennis team secured the number one seed in the upcoming Big West tournament with a 4-1 conference record during the year. The tournament begins on April 30 in Indian Wells, CA and the Mustangs will have a bye into the semifinal round because they are the top seed.

Cal Poly wrestling preps for NCAA Tournament

Cal Poly is preparing six of its men for the final showdown at NCAA Division I National Championships, scheduled for Mar. 18-20 in Omaha, Neb.