Extra photos from the Santiago shoot

I had the chance to do a shoot with starting center for the Cal Poly women’s basketball team Kristina Santiago for a profile story. We shot in Mott Gym and I was able to try some location lighting.  It was…

Basketball seeks second Big West championship

Cal Poly’s women’s basketball team members have been doing more than studying during their off-season: they have been practicing, playing international games and growing together as a team. The team is positive this extra work will help them return this…

Athletics find their 'Mustang Way'

Nearly two weeks ago, the Cal Poly men’s soccer team saw UC Santa Barbara score the first goal of the game, and then watched as the scoring player taunted their fans. But when Patrick Sigler’s penalty shot gave the Mustangs…

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…

Win one, lose one: Women’s basketball loses to UC Davis, defeats Pacific

If the Tigers thought they would catch the Mustangs in another funk — like the one that handed them their first conference loss against UC Davis — they were sadly mistaken.

Women’s basketball thrives in the face of adversity

No one said winning was easy. The task only got harder for the Cal Poly women’s basketball team (11-7, 7-0 Big West), which didn’t play more than eight players in its first five conference games as a result of injuries…

Lucky seven

The Cal Poly women’s basketball team entered their game against Cal State Northridge on Saturday as the top dog in the Big West, boasting an undefeated record in conference. They continued their winning ways with an 82-52 victory.

Women’s Basketball defeats conference-leading UC Davis

Overcoming administrative errors and a one-player bench, the Cal Poly women’s basketball team stunned rival UC Davis, 74-65, in Mott Gym on Saturday night. The Mustangs (7-7, 3-0 Big West) outpaced the Aggies (12-4, 2-2) on a 16-3 run over…

Short-handed Mustangs down Pacific

Things looked grim for the Cal Poly women’s basketball team (6-7, 2-0 Big West) in the early minutes of its game against Pacific Thursday. The Mustangs were undermanned, only dressing eight players, and after Pacific connected on its first seven…

Rachel Clancy looks to step up with Kristina Santiago out

With reigning Big West Player of the Year Kristina Santiago out for the season, guard Rachel Clancy is in the spotlight.

Women’s basketball suffers first loss of the season

The home opener slipped away from Cal Poly women’s basketball (2-1) Friday night as Loyola Marymount pounded the Mustangs inside the paint in the second half to break open the game and hand the Mustangs their first loss of the season.