FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Biggest rivalry in college soccer returns to Spanos Stadium

Five years ago, a Friday night soccer match could hardly be considered the biggest sporting event of the year. But when the Gauchos come to town tonight, a full house will watch the men’s soccer team take the field at…

A new era of athletics?

In my blog last week I was a bit foolish. I threw down the gauntlet. I made a statement that said the Mustang Daily would provide the best coverage of the soccer match against UC Santa Barbara on Friday night.…

Mustangs down Gauchos in thriller at Spanos

The Mustang men’s soccer team danced in jubilation, spraying each other with Gatorade and silly string in the locker room following a 2-1 win against rival UC Santa Barbara. But just 30 minutes earlier, that outcome was less than probable.…

Women’s basketball falls to UCSB

The Cal Poly women’s basketball team (16-11, 12-4 Big West) was 16 minutes away from making history. After clinching the  program’s first ever co-share of the Big West title last weekend with their 61-48 win over Long Beach State, a…

Blue-Green Rivalry hits the hardwood

UC Santa Barbara lost four times last season. Boasting a stout 12-4 conference record — while also clinching an NCAA Tournament berth — the Gauchos fell to a small handful of teams en route to the Big West Conference crown.

Looking back at fall quarter sports: Men’s soccer

Despite a fourth consecutive top 3 Big-West finish for Cal Poly men’s soccer team, their season, and NCAA Tournament hopes, ended as the Mustangs lost in overtime to their UC Santa Barbara rivals in the conference semi-finals.

Men’s soccer faces UCSB in first round of conference tournament

The next chapter of the “Blue and Green” saga continues as the Cal Poly men’s soccer team will go on the road to face their UC Santa Barbara rivals in the Big West playoff semifinals tonight.

Seniors push men’s soccer past UC Davis

Cal Poly men’s soccer (5-5-3, 2-2-2 Big West) defeated UC Davis (5-10-0, 3-4-0 Big West) 2-1 Sunday afternoon with early goals scored by the team’s two seniors, David Zamora and Junior Burgos.

Mustangs lose series finale to UCSB 10-3

No lead is safe with the Cal Poly baseball team. The Mustangs held a two-run lead going into the seventh inning against UC Santa Barbara, but first-time starter Eugene Wright ran out of gas and the bullpen imploded.

Softball sweeps UC Santa Barbara

The Cal Poly softball team returned to their winning ways against UC Santa Barbara last weekend; after losing eight of their last nine games.

Cal Poly drops Saturday night slug fest to UCSB 10-9

Cal Poly baseball team loses second game of a three-game series 10-9 against UC Santa Barbara at Baggett Stadium.