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November 25, 2014 | Football Tim Walsh Radio Show Airs on ESPN 1280 Tonight Mustang fans and supporters are welcomed to attend the broadcast.
November 24, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Continues Home Stand vs. Pepperdine on Tuesday Night The Cal Poly women's basketball team will continue its home stand with three games this week, starting with Pepperdine at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
November 24, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball once again among Nation’s Efficiency Leaders Annually featuring one of the nation's most efficient statistical lineups, the Cal Poly men's basketball program found itself leading all 345 Division I teams in fewest turnovers committed per game (6.3) when the NCAA's first national statistical rankings were release Monday.
November 24, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Enters CollegeSwimming.com National Top 25 Rankings The eight competitors around the nation currently above Jimmy Deiparine are all from the SEC, ACC or Big Ten, making him No. 1 on the West Coast at the moment.
November 22, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Ends 2014 Regular Season With 34-3 Win Over San Diego Backup quarterback Dano Graves threw one touchdown pass and ran for two more scores as Cal Poly wrapped up the 2014 regular season with a 34-3 victory over playoff-bound San Diego in a non-conference football game Saturday afternoon at Torero Stadium.
November 22, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Battles Hawai’i, Falls in Four Sets Sophomore middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald chalked up a match-leading 16 kills and freshman Raeann Greisen finished with 15, but the Cal Poly volleyball program – after earning an opening-set victory against Hawai’i Saturday evening – dropped the next three games and suffered a 21-25, 25-22, 25-12, 25-16 defeat inside Mott Athletics Center.
November 21, 2014 | Women's Basketball Big First Half Lifts Cal Poly to 87-79 Road Win Over Loyola Marymount Cal Poly will host its home opener in Mott Athletics Center at 1 p.m. Sunday against Portland.
November 17, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Wraps Up 2014 Season With Non-Conference Game at San Diego Cal Poly (6-5, 5-3 Big Sky), which still has a chance to post its 11th winning record in the last 14 years despite back-to-back losses to Idaho State and UC Davis, plays its final game of the 2014 football season Saturday afternoon, visiting the University of San Diego (9-1, 7-1 Pioneer) in the last contest of a three-year agreement between the Mustangs and Toreros.
November 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Earns First Win Ever Against CAA, Beats Delaware 78-60 Sophomore guard Ridge Shipley scored a career-high 21 points as Cal Poly beat a team from the Colonial Athletic Association for the first time, defeating Delaware 78-60 in a non-conference men’s basketball matchup of 2014 NCAA Tournament participants Friday night before 2,416 in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 21, 2014 | Wrestling Late Rally Falls Short as Cal Poly Loses Dual Meet to Northern Colorado Pins by Dominic Kastl and Victor Trujillo were not enough as Cal Poly dropped a 23-22 non-conference dual meet decision to Northern Colorado on Friday afternoon outdoors in the University Union plaza.
November 18, 2014 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Travel to LMU Before Hosting Home Opener Against Portland Student admission to home games is always free with a valid PolyCard.
November 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball NCAA Tournament Programs Clash Friday in Mott Athletics Center For the first time in Mott Athletics Center history, two defending conference champions and NCAA Division I Tournament qualifiers from a year ago will clash when the Cal Poly men’s basketball program hosts Delaware on Friday, Nov. 21. Tip time is 7 p.m.
November 18, 2014 | Wrestling Cal Poly to Host Northern Colorado for Outdoor Dual Wrestling Meet Friday The first of two outdoor dual meets for the Cal Poly wrestling team will take place Friday afternoon as the Mustangs host Northern Colorado in the University Union plaza. First bout begins at 3 p.m. and admission is free.
November 18, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Signs Three Players to National Letters of Intent The trio of newcomers includes Breezi Holt, a shooting guard from Bishop Manogue High School in Reno, Nev., Katie Nunnelley, a post from Anderson Union High School, and Dye Stahley, a point guard from Dobson High School in Mesa, Ariz.
November 19, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Mustang Mascot Name Honors Past President Margaret Chase Cal Poly has chosen a name for its live mustang mascot: Chase. This name will be the ceremonial title under which all current and future members of the Cal Poly Mustang Herd will serve the university.
November 17, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Signs Libero Brouker to National Letter of Intent A year after signing the nation's 23rd-ranked recruiting class, the Cal Poly volleyball program strengthened its future roster on Monday afternoon with the announcement by third-year head coach Sam Crosson and the Mustang Athletics Department that libero Katherine Brouker (Santee, Calif. / West Hills HS) has signed a National Letter of Intent. Brouker will join Cal Poly's lineup for the 2015 season.
November 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Announces Signings of 12 Baseball Recruits to NLIs Five months after concluding its most successful Division I season with 47 victories, a Big West Conference championship , its third berth in the NCAA Regionals in the last six years and a top-20 national ranking, the Cal Poly baseball team has signed 11 high school recruits and one transfer to the National Letter of Intent.
November 17, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Signs Three Players to National Letters of Intent They'll join a squad that has made full team appearances at the NCAA Tournament in three out of the past four years.
November 16, 2014 | Women's Basketball Fresno State Holds on for 67-56 Win in Cal Poly's Season Opener Mustang senior forward Taryn Garza grabbed 13 rebounds (including six offensive), surpassing her previous career high of 12. She helped Cal Poly to an 18-8 advantage on second-chance points.
November 15, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Suffers First Home Loss of Season, Falls to UC Davis 48-35 Senior running back Gabe Manzanares rushed for a career-high 230 yards and three touchdowns while sophomore quarterback Ben Scott passed for 298 yards and three more scores as UC Davis upset Cal Poly 48-35 in the Battle for the Golden Horseshoe on Saturday night before 10,121 in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
November 16, 2014 | Wrestling Trio of Mustangs Place in Roadrunner Open A trio of Cal Poly wrestlers earned top-six finishes in the Roadrunner Open hosted by Cal State Bakersfield in Fresno’s Selland Arena on Sunday.
November 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Second-Half Nevada Surge Sends Cal Poly to Defeat in Season Opener Junior guard Reese Morgan scored a team-leading 13 points, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after leading by one at halftime versus Nevada – was outscored by 17 points in the second half and dropped a 65-49 season-opening decision to the Wolf Pack inside Lawlor Events Center on Saturday afternoon.
November 15, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Team Falls in Three Sets at CSUN Freshman outside hitter Raeann Greisen led the Cal Poly volleyball program with 11 kills Saturday evening, but the Mustangs conceded a .393 team hitting percentage to CSUN inside the Matadome and dropped a 25-15, 25-20, 25-17 decision.
November 11, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Opens Season at Defending Mountain West Champion Fresno State The two most recent meetings between the two programs have been close: a 72-67 Cal Poly road win in 2010-11 followed by a 79-76 Bulldog victory the next year.
November 15, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Four Mustangs Earn Wins at Home Dual Meet Against Wyoming Cal Poly will next head to the Arena Invitational held in Monterey Park from Thursday through Saturday.
November 14, 2014 | Cross Country Cal Poly Men and Women Finish in Top 15 at NCAA West Regional Ashley Windsor recorded the day's top individual finish by a Cal Poly runner.
November 11, 2014 | Women's Soccer Former Mustang Kobinski to Play at EAFF Cup In the latest FIFA rankings, Guam made the sixth-largest jump among all 133 teams ranked, up to No. 85. South Korea is the favorite for this stage, at No. 17.
November 10, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Greisen Earns Second Big West Freshman Player of the Week Honor Following a two-match stretch that included a career-high 24-kill performance during a four-set victory against Cal State Fullerton (Nov. 8), Cal Poly outside hitter Raeann Greisen was named Big West Conference Freshman Player of the Week on Monday.
November 8, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Swims to Home Win Over Pepperdine; Divers Compete at USC The Cal Poly women's swimming team raced to a 161-120 win over Pepperdine at Anderson Aquatic Center on Saturday.
November 7, 2014 | Men's Soccer Hamilton and Minter Lead Cal Poly’s All-Big West Selections Highlighted by junior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton's selection as Big West Goalkeeper of the Year and junior Chase Minter's selection as conference Midfielder of the Year, the Cal Poly men's soccer program enjoyed seven individual selections to the Big West All-Conference Team on Friday morning.
November 8, 2014 | Football Five-Game Winning Streak Snapped as Cal Poly Falls to Idaho State Senior quarterback Justin Arias passed for 292 yards and three touchdowns to lead Idaho State to a 30-28 victory over No. 21/23 Cal Poly in a Big Sky Conference football game Saturday afternoon in Holt Arena.
November 6, 2014 | Football Sippel Named to CoSIDA Capital One Academic All-District 8 Team Cal Poly junior center Stephen Sippel has been selected to the College Sports Information Directors of America’s Capital One Academic All-District 8 football team.
November 3, 2014 | Football No. 21 Cal Poly Visits Idaho State for Another Big Sky Showdown Saturday Cal Poly (6-3, 5-1 Big Sky), which moved into a tie for first place with Eastern Washington in the Big Sky Conference with its win over Montana State last week and is ranked in the Top 25 for the first time this season, travels to Idaho State (6-3, 4-1 Big Sky), tied for third place with three other teams, for its third straight Big Sky showdown Saturday afternoon in Holt Arena.
November 5, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Back in Mott to Host UC Irvine, Cal State Fullerton With four of its final six regular season matches inside Mott Athletics Center, the Cal Poly volleyball program looks to climb the Big West Conference standings when contesting a two-match home stand versus UC Irvine (Friday, Nov. 7) and Cal State Fullerton (Saturday, Nov. 8). First serve both nights is 7 p.m.
November 7, 2014 | Women's Basketball Former Mustang Schlemer Off to Fast Start in Germany The DBBL, consisting of 12 teams, is its top association.
November 6, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Season Ends on Penalty Kicks at Tournament Semifinals LBSU will face Cal State Fullerton for a right to go to the NCAA Tournament in the championship game at 1 p.m. Sunday on Fox Sports Prime Ticket.
November 5, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Season Comes to Close with 2-1 Loss at UC Davis Junior midfielder Matt LaGrassa scored a 59th-minute equalizer, but the Cal Poly men’s soccer team – which required a victory Wednesday at UC Davis to qualify for the Big West Conference Tournament – suffered a 2-1, double-overtime defeat at Aggie Soccer Field.
November 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer Nine Mustangs Chosen for All-Big West Conference Accolades Cal State Fullerton, the regular-season champion, will open the semifinals against CSUN at 5 p.m. Thursday, before the Mustangs kick off versus Long Beach State at 7:30.
November 3, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Ranked No. 21 by Sports Network and No. 23 in FCS Coaches Poll For the first time this season, the Cal Poly football team is ranked in the national polls released Monday -- No. 21 by the media and No. 23 by the coaches.
November 7, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Opens Trojan Diving Invitational Diving among the eight teams in attendance will continue at 11 a.m. Saturday with a reversal from the first day's events, followed by finals beginning at 2:15.
November 2, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Host Big West Conference Tournament as No. 2 Seed The regular-season champion Titans will take on fourth-seeded CSUN at 5 p.m. Thursday, before a 7:30 kickoff between the Mustangs and third-seeded Long Beach State.
November 2, 2014 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women’s Tennis Completes Fall Campaign at Bulldog Classic Four Mustangs were in action Sunday morning at the Fresno State-hosted Bulldog Classic as the Cal Poly women's tennis program closed its 2014 fall schedule.
November 1, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Earns Fifth Straight Win With 35-27 Upset of Montana State Junior quarterback Chris Brown rushed for two touchdowns and passed for another as Cal Poly earned its fifth straight victory, upsetting No. 8/9 Montana State 35-27 in a Big Sky Conference football game Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
November 1, 2014 | Cross Country Cal Poly Cross Country Teams Finish as Runner-Ups at Championships Clayton Hutchins had the highest individual finish for the Mustangs for a team-best third time this fall.
November 2, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Finishes Fall Season by Sweeping Doubles Titles at Gael Classic The Mustangs will now prepare for their spring slate, which will open with a dual match at home versus Fresno State at 1 p.m. Jan. 16.
November 1, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Speak Swims to Third-Fastest 200 Breast Time in Cal Poly History The true freshman from Inglemoor High School in Kenmore, Wash. touched the wall in 2 minutes, 19.59 seconds.
November 1, 2014 | Men's Tennis Barber, Pang Lead Cal Poly on First Day of Gael Classic The originally scheduled first day of the tournament, Friday, was actually canceled due to rain.
October 30, 2014 | Football Cal Poly to Host No. 8 Montana State With First Place in Big Sky at Stake First-place Montana State (6-2, 4-0 Big Sky) and second-place Cal Poly (5-3, 4-1 Big Sky) clash in a midseason Big Sky Conference showdown Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium. The Mustangs have won four straight games and will celebrate Homecoming while the No. 8 Bobcats are coming off a bye and making their first trip to San Luis Obispo since 2005.
October 31, 2014 | Women's Tennis Four Mustangs Advance at Fresno State-Hosted Bulldog Classic Four different Cal Poly women's tennis players advanced in singles and doubles play on Friday as the Mustangs opened their final fall tournament of 2014 at the Fresno State-hosted Bulldog Classic.
October 29, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Wraps Road Trip at UC Riverside, UC Davis The Cal Poly volleyball program looks to snap a four-match slide when completing a three-match road trip at UC Riverside on Thursday, Oct. 30 and at UC Davis on Saturday, Nov. 1.
October 28, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Finishes Regular Season With ESPN3 Match at Cal State Fullerton The Mustangs, thanks to obtaining 15 points in the conference table, have clinched one of the four spots in the Big West Tournament.
October 26, 2014 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff Breaks Cal Poly Goals Record as Mustangs Win Fourth Straight With the win, Cal Poly (5-2-0, 10-8-0) upped its Big West point total to 15, clinching one of the conference tournament's four berths, as only three other teams also have ceilings higher than a potential 13.
October 26, 2014 | Women's Golf Trio of 74s Lift Cal Poly Women’s Golf Team to Third-Place Finish A round of par 73 by freshman Sophie Bergland lifted the Cal Poly women’s golf team to a third-place final finish in the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational on Sunday at Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
October 25, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Upsets No. 6/7 Montana 41-21 for Fourth Straight Victory Junior quarterback Chris Brown shattered his own school record for rushing yards by a quarterback, rambling for 226 yards and a pair of touchdowns as Cal Poly upset No. 6/7 Montana 41-21 in a Big Sky Conference football game Saturday night before 10,775 in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 25, 2014 | Men's Soccer Dhillon Scores Two in Front of 14,345, but Blue-Green Game Ends in Draw Sophomore winger Justin Dhillon scored twice to provide the Cal Poly men’s soccer program a 2-0 lead at Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara, but in front of 14,345 spectators – the fifth largest regular season crowd in NCAA history – the Gauchos equalized inside 13 minutes midway through the second half to force a 2-2 draw with the Mustangs Friday evening.
October 24, 2014 | Football Mustang Football Team Drenched in Support of ALS Association The Cal Poly football team accepted an ice bucket challenge from former head coach Jim Sanderson on Friday, donating over $1,500 to the ALS Association on behalf of the Dale Barthel family.
October 23, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Hosts UCSB for Blue-Green Rivalry Game on Senior Day The Mustangs (4-2-0, 9-8-0) came into this week tied with CSUN (4-1-0, 7-8-1) at 12 points.
October 23, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Visits UC Santa Barbara Saturday in 2014 Blue-Green Opener Topping CollegeSoccerNews.com's list of the 14 Greatest Rivalries in College Soccer and the best attended series in the history of the collegiate game, the Cal Poly men’s soccer program opens the 2014 Blue-Green series at UC Santa Barbara’s Harder Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 25.
October 25, 2014 | Men's Basketball Hot Shooting Leads Cal Poly Green Squad to Win Over Gold at Scrimmage The Mustangs, who last year advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, will open the season at Nevada at 3 p.m. Nov. 15.
October 24, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Team Falls in Three Sets at Hawai’i Middle blockers Taylor Gruenewald and Caihla Petiprin co-led the Cal Poly volleyball program with eight kills apiece, but the Mustangs – after dropping the opening two sets and conceding a 22-19 lead in game No. 3 – fell versus Hawai’i inside the Stan Sheriff Center Friday evening, 25-17, 25-18, 25-22.
October 25, 2014 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Fourth After First Round of Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational Madison Hirsch, Desiree Gillaspy and Jamie Corr all carded 76s as the Cal Poly women’s golf team finished fourth after the first day of competition in the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational on Saturday at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
October 23, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Selected Sixth in Big West Preseason Media Poll Despite returning 10 letterwinners from last year’s squad that reached the NCAA Tournament second round, the defending Big West champion Cal Poly men’s basketball program was selected for a sixth-place finish this season following the Thursday release of the conference preseason media poll.
October 22, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Visits Hawai’i for Friday Night Matchup The Cal Poly volleyball program looks to climb back up the Big West Conference standings and snap a three-match slide when opening a three-match road trip versus Hawai’i on Friday, Oct. 24. Match time is set for 10 p.m. PT.
October 22, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Third in Preseason Poll; Elegado Chosen to All-Conference Team Cal Poly, which features nine newcomers among its roster of 19, has gone a combined 70-28 against the Big West over the past six years, the league's best stretch during that time.
October 22, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Football Team Joins KJUG in DJs for PJs Pajama Drive The Cal Poly football team is huddling with KJUG for its DJs for PJs Pajama Drive this weekend. Mustang football fans can help as well by bringing pajamas for children to the Cal Poly football game Saturday night against Montana in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 21, 2014 | Men's Soccer Big West North-Leading Cal Poly Hosts UC Davis, Visits UC Santa Barbara The Cal Poly men’s soccer program looks to retain its position atop the Big West Conference North Division standings when hosting UC Davis on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. before visiting Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara for a Fox PRIME TICKET-televised matchup on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m.
October 21, 2014 | General News New Scoreboard in Use at Anderson Aquatic Center for USC Dual Cal Poly Athletics unveiled its $100,000 scoreboard at the Anderson Aquatic Center on Friday (Oct. 17, 2014) during the men’s swimming and diving dual meet against Southern California.
October 21, 2014 | Football Linebacker Nick Dzubnar Added to Buck Buchanan Award Watch List Senior middle linebacker Nick Dzubnar, who has recorded over 100 tackles in each of his last three seasons at Cal Poly, has been added to the Buck Buchanan Award Watch List for the 2014 season.
October 19, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Wins Third Conference Game in a Row, 3-2 at UC Riverside Krieghoff Equals Career Goals Record as Cal Poly Ties for First Place; Abutin Also One Assist Away from Matching Single-Season School Record
October 19, 2014 | Men's Tennis Donovan Loses Close Match to Top-40 Opponent; Barber Wins Again Barber is now scheduled to play San Diego junior Romain Kalaydjian in the consolation final at 10 a.m. Monday (the second-to-last day of the entire tournament).
October 18, 2014 | Men's Soccer Minter, Dhillon Strike to Take Cal Poly Past Sacramento State, 3-1 Minter and sophomore winger Justin Dhillon each produced a match-leading four shot attempts for Cal Poly, which hosts UC Davis on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 18, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Rallies to Defeat Sacramento State, Improves to 3-1 in Big Sky Senior slotback Kenny Mitchell, junior wide receiver Roland Jackson and freshman fullback Joe Protheroe all scored their first career collegiate touchdowns as Cal Poly turned a 10-point second-quarter deficit into a 56-27 Big Sky Conference victory over Sacramento State on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium.
October 18, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Drops Four-Set Decision to Big West Leader Long Beach State Sophomore middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald recorded a match-leading 12 kills, but the Cal Poly volleyball program – after claiming the opening set from Big West Conference leader Long Beach State on Saturday evening – dropped the remaining three games and a 26-28, 25-22, 25-15, 25-20 decision inside Mott Athletics Center.
October 18, 2014 | Cross Country Cal Poly Challenges Nationally Ranked Teams at Bronco Invitational Cal Poly will now train for the Big West Conference Championships, held at the Ag/Ops Course in Riverside on Nov. 1.
October 13, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Remains On the Road, Visiting Sacramento State Saturday Night Cal Poly (3-3, 2-1 Big Sky), armed with its first two-game winning streak of the 2014 season as well as its initial victory on the road, continues Big Sky play Saturday night with a trip to the state capital to face Sacramento State (4-3, 1-2 Big Sky) in Hornet Stadium.
October 18, 2014 | Men's Tennis Donovan Advances to Face Nation's No. 39 Player in Round of 16 After claiming a tiebreaker, he rolled to a 7-6 (9-7), 6-0 victory over San Diego State sophomore Milen Ianakiev.
October 17, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Team Falls in Four to Second-Place CSUN Freshman Caihla Petiprin recorded a team-best 10 kills, but the Cal Poly volleyball program – after taking set No. 2 against CSUN – conceded the ensuing two games and dropped a 25-178, 26-28, 25-20, 25-19 decision to the Big West Conference’s second-place side on Friday evening inside Mott Athletics Center.
October 17, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Collects Three Points With 2-1 Victory Over UC Irvine Junior forward Elise Krieghoff scored her 44th career goal, one shy of the school record, and sophomore midfielder Lydia Anderson also recorded a goal as the Cal Poly women's soccer team jumped to a 2-0 first-half lead and held on to beat UC Irvine 2-1 in a Big West Conference match Friday night at Anteater Stadium.
October 17, 2014 | Swimming & Diving USC Defeats Cal Poly in Men's Non-Conference Dual Meet Jimmy Deiparine, Shannon Fong and Mickey Mackle won individual events as the Cal Poly men's swimming and diving team officially opened its 2014-15 season and christened its new scoreboard in a dual meet against USC on Friday night at Anderson Aquatic Center.
October 16, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Opens Big West North Division Play Saturday at Sacramento State Unbeaten in 10 of its last 12 matches, the Cal Poly men’s soccer program opens Big West Conference North Division action when visiting Sacramento State on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 3 p.m.
October 15, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Set to Face Big West Leaders CSUN, Long Beach State The Cal Poly volleyball program meets the top four teams in the Big West Conference standings during its next five matches, beginning with a two-match home stand versus second-place CSUN (Friday, Oct. 17) and league-leading Long Beach State (Saturday, Oct. 18).
October 16, 2014 | Cross Country Cal Poly Sends Squad to 51-Team Bronco Invitational, Hosts Own Meet The Cal Poly women's team is currently ranked 10th regionally, while the men are slotted 13th.
October 12, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Picks Up Three Key Points in Big West With 2-0 Win Over Hawai'i An assist moved Sara Lancaster (15 goals and nine assists since 2011) into a tie for the 15th-most points (39) among all Mustangs.
October 12, 2014 | Women's Tennis Run by Gibbens and Oedekerk Ends at ITA Northwest Championships After reaching the round of 16 in the Doubles Open bracket at the Stanford-hosted ITA Northwest Regional Championships, the Cal Poly women’s tennis team’s last remaining competitors – sophomore Emily Gibbens and freshman Zoe Oedekerk – were eliminated from title contention on Sunday.
October 12, 2014 | Men's Tennis Pang Closes Battle in the Bay Classic Winning Twice for Mustangs He prevailed in a consolation draw that went to a tiebreaker against Alex Hamilton from Pacific, 6-2, 1-6, 1-0 (11-9), and partnered with Ben Donovan to defeat UCLA's Ryoto Tachi and Michael Guzman 8-3.
October 11, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Defeats Weber State 30-24, Improves to 2-1 in Big Sky Games Junior quarterback Chris Brown and sophomore slotback Kori Garcia both threw touchdown passes to each other as Cal Poly defeated Weber State 30-24 in a Big Sky Conference football game Saturday afternoon at Stewart Stadium.
October 11, 2014 | Men's Soccer Minter Scores Twice, but Cal Poly Men's Soccer Falls in 90th Minute Junior winger Chase Minter recorded his second two-goal game of 2014, but the Cal Poly men's soccer program – after overturning a two-goal deficit in the second half – surrendered a Cal State Fullerton goal 52 seconds from full time and fell at Titan Stadium on Saturday evening, 3-2.
October 11, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Team Halted by UC Irvine in Sweep Freshman outside hitter Raeann Greisen chalked up a match-leading 15 kills, but the Cal Poly volleyball program saw its two-match Big West Conference win streak stopped by UC Irvine in a 25-23, 25-20, 25-18 defeat inside the Bren Center on Saturday evening.
October 11, 2014 | Women's Tennis Gibbens, Oedekerk Lead Cal Poly Saturday at ITA Championships Highlighted by sophomore Emily Gibbens and freshman Zoe Oedekerk advancing into the round of 16 in the Open Doubles draw, the Cal Poly women's tennis program completed play Saturday at the Stanford-hosted ITA Northwest Regional Championships with five Mustangs advancing.
October 11, 2014 | Men's Tennis Wins by Donovan, Barber Highlight Day 2 of Tournament Play for Cal Poly The majority of the squad competed for the second day in a row in Santa Barbara.
October 10, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Win in Four at Fullerton to Even Big West Mark Freshman outside hitter Raeann Greisen recorded a match-leading 16 kills as the Cal Poly volleyball program picked up its second successive Big West Conference triumph with a 25-22, 25-16, 22-25, 25-21 victory versus Cal State Fullerton inside Titan Gym on Friday evening.
October 10, 2014 | Women's Tennis Joubert Leads Cal Poly on Opening Day of ITA Northwest Championships Junior Danè Joubert finished as the Cal Poly women's tennis team's only dual winner on Friday at the Stanford-hosted ITA Northwest Regional Championships and sophomore Emily Gibbens and freshman Zoe Oedekerk won their doubles matchup as the Mustangs wrapped first-day action at Taube Family Tennis Stadium.
October 10, 2014 | Men's Tennis Auproux Collects Two Wins to Lead Cal Poly at UCSB Classic The Gaucho event features a compass-draw format (meaning each player has the opportunity to play in four singles and three doubles matches through Sunday, regardless of outcome).
October 6, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Continues Big Sky Play by Visiting Weber State on Saturday Cal Poly (2-3, 1-1 Big Sky), which evened its Big Sky Conference record with a 42-39 victory over Southern Utah last week, continues Big Sky play Saturday afternoon with a trip to Ogden, Utah, to face Weber State (0-5, 0-1 Big Sky) in Stewart Stadium.
October 9, 2014 | Men's Soccer Late Minter Goal Hands Cal Poly 1-0 Triumph at UC Riverside Junior Chase Minter found the game-winning goal in the 82nd minute as the Cal Poly men’s soccer program stayed unbeaten in Big West Conference play with a 1-0 triumph Thursday evening at UC Riverside.
October 10, 2014 | Women's Soccer Brace by Hughes Leads UC Davis to 2-0 Win at Cal Poly The Mustangs will stay home to take on Hawai'i at noon Sunday.
October 9, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Opens Road Stretch at Cal State Fullerton, UC Irvine Playing five of its next seven matches away from Mott Athletics Center, the Cal Poly volleyball program opens a two-match road trip when visiting Cal State Fullerton on Friday, Oct. 10 and UC Irvine on Saturday, Oct. 11.
October 7, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Continues Conference Action at Home Against UC Davis, Hawai'i The Mustangs own a 3-0 win over a Long Beach State side that was ranked 23rd earlier this fall.
October 8, 2014 | Women's Basketball Schlemer Signs Pro Contract to Play for ChemCats Chemnitz in Germany Chemnitz, coached by Vladimir Ivankovic, plays in the Damen Basketball Bundesliga, the country's premier league, consisting of 12 clubs.
October 8, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Program Opens Fall Season This Weekend Ben Donovan and Corey Pang are heading to the San Francisco-hosted invitational, while the rest of the squad will travel to Santa Barbara.
October 7, 2014 | Baseball Challenging 2015 Cal Poly Baseball Schedule Released A pair of trips to Texas and three-game series against USC and Oregon State along with 27 home games highlight the 2015 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Tuesday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head coach Larry Lee.
October 7, 2014 | Football Quarterback Chris Brown Earns Honorable Mention Praise from CFPA Cal Poly junior quarterback Chris Brown has been named an honorable mention performer for Week 6 of the 2014 football season by College Football Performance Awards.
October 6, 2014 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Open Preseason Practice Cal Poly, which also features nine newcomers joining a tradition that includes six consecutive winning records, will have 40 days to prep for the season opener.
October 6, 2014 | Baseball Norris Leads Baltimore Orioles into American League Championship Series Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris became only the second ex-Mustang to win a Major League Baseball postseason game Sunday night.
October 5, 2014 | Men's Soccer Alkebulan Brace Helps Send Cal Poly Past CSUN, 2-1 Freshman forward Kaba Alkebulan notched his first career two-goal game – including scoring the overtime game-winner in the 92nd minute – as the Cal Poly men's soccer program vanquished CSUN on Sunday afternoon inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium, 2-1.
October 4, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Evens Big Sky Record With 42-39 Win Over Southern Utah Six Cal Poly players scored touchdowns as the Mustangs, who let a 21-0 lead slip away, rallied for a 42-39 Big Sky Conference football victory over Southern Utah on Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer CSUN Scores Early in Second Overtime for 2-1 Win on Hot Day at Cal Poly Making her 61st career start, senior midfielder Sara Lancaster moved past 2002 NSCAA All-American Brooke Flamson to tie Jen Burk (1993-95, 1997) and Sierra Simmons (2002-05) for the 15th-most starts in school history.
October 4, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Trumps UC Riverside to Earn First Big West Win Outside hitter Raeann Greisen recorded a team-leading 18 kills and fellow freshman Savannah Niemen chalked up a career-best 14 kills as the Cal Poly volleyball program earned its first Big West Conference victory of 2014 with a 25-21, 23-25, 25-23, 25-19 triumph against UC Riverside inside Mott Athletics Center on Saturday evening.
October 3, 2014 | Men's Basketball Defending Big West Champion Cal Poly Opens Practice Saturday With 11 returning letterwinners joined by five first-year Mustangs, the defending Big West Conference champion Cal Poly men's basketball program opens its 21st Division I season on Saturday, Oct. 4 with the team's first official practice inside Mott Athletics Center at 12 noon.
September 29, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Continues Big Sky Conference Play by Hosting Southern Utah Cal Poly (1-3, 0-1 Big Sky), which let several leads slip away in a heartbreaking 38-35 loss at Northern Arizona last week, returns home and continues Big Sky Conference play Saturday night by hosting Southern Utah (1-4, 1-0 Big Sky) in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 2, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Forces 1-1 Home Draw versus No. 3 UC Irvine Junior forward Matt LaGrassa scored his team-leading fifth goal to provide the Cal Poly men’s soccer team an early lead against No. 3 UC Irvine, but the Mustangs – facing the highest ranked opponent to ever visit Alex G. Spanos Stadium – conceded a 76th-minute strike and settled for a 1-1 draw on Thursday evening.
October 2, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Open Big West Home Slate versus UC Davis, UC Riverside Winners of four of the previous six matches, the Cal Poly volleyball program opens the home portion of its eight-match Big West Conference schedule when welcoming UC Davis to Mott Athletics Center on Friday, Oct. 3 and UC Riverside on Saturday, Oct. 4. Both matches begin at 7 p.m.
October 1, 2014 | Women's Soccer Mustangs Open Big West Play at Long Beach State Before Hosting CSUN The last time Cal Poly took the field in Long Beach, one of the most memorable roller-coaster games in program history ensued.
September 30, 2014 | Men's Golf Martin Shoots 68 as Cal Poly Finishes Tied for Third in Nick Watney Invite A round of 68 by sophomore Mitch Martin on Tuesday helped the Cal Poly men’s golf team climb into a tie for third place at the inaugural Nick Watney Invitational hosted by Fresno State at the Sunnyside Country Club.
September 27, 2014 | Cross Country Hutchins Leads Cal Poly With Ninth-Place Finish at Stanford Invitational He maintained a pace of 4:48 to cover the 8K Stanford Golf Course in 23:51, 35 seconds back of the champion out of the 361 competitors, Cardinal junior Joe Rosa.
September 27, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Fall at Blue-Green Rival UC Santa Barbara in Five Sets Freshman outside Raeann Greisen recorded a career-high 22 kills and hit a team-leading .327, but the Cal Poly volleyball program – after capturing the opening two sets against Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara Saturday night – dropped the remaining three and a 23-25, 21-25, 25-20, 25-23, 15-11 decision inside The Thunderdome.
September 27, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Falls in Final Minute to Northern Arizona, 38-35, in Big Sky Opener Northern Arizona quarterback Chase Cartwright hit running back Casey Jahn with a 12-yard touchdown pass with 21 seconds remaining Saturday night, lifting the Lumberjacks to a 38-35 victory over Cal Poly in the Big Sky Conference opener for both schools.
September 27, 2014 | Women's Tennis Tsugai Leads Cal Poly on Day No. 2 at California Fall Invitational Highlighted by sophomore Sayaka Tsugai, who advanced to the semifinals of the White Bracket singles competition on Saturday afternoon, the Cal Poly women's tennis program enjoyed another successful day at the California Nike Fall Invitational.
September 26, 2014 | Men's Soccer Mustang Men’s Soccer Settles for Scoreless Draw with Drake Junior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton chalked up three saves to post his Big West-leading fourth shutout of the season, but the Cal Poly men's soccer program – despite outshooting Drake on Friday evening – settled for a scoreless draw at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 26, 2014 | Women's Soccer Golden Goal Lifts Saint Mary's to 2-1 Win at Cal Poly Cal Poly will host another WCC school on Sunday, taking on San Francisco (4-4-2) at noon.
September 22, 2014 | Football Cal Poly to Visit Northern Arizona for Big Sky Conference Opener Saturday Cal Poly (1-2, 0-0 Big Sky), a 42-14 winner in its home opener against Portland State after losing on the road to FBS New Mexico State and No. 9 South Dakota State, opens Big Sky Conference play Saturday afternoon at Northern Arizona (2-2, 0-0 Big Sky) in Walkup Skydome.
September 26, 2014 | Women's Tennis Reed Leads Cal Poly on Opening Day at Cal Fall Invitational Highlighted by freshman Molly Reed, who prevailed in her first collegiate singles and doubles matches, the Cal Poly women's tennis program opened its 2014-15 season on Friday at the California Nike Fall Invitational.
September 24, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Makes Final Big West Preparations Friday versus Drake The Big West Conference’s leading offensive program, the Cal Poly men’s soccer team continues a five-match home stand and wraps the non-conference portion of its regular season schedule when hosting Drake on Friday, Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 21, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Program Welcomes Four Newcomers for 2014-15 Top-20 California HS Player, Duo from France & San Francisco Transfer Make Up Class of Incoming Mustangs
September 21, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly’s Unbeaten Run Comes to Close versus Pacific Junior midfielder Matt LaGrassa scored his team-leading fourth goal in the fourth minute Sunday afternoon, but Pacific equalized 10 minutes prior to halftime before notching the game-winning goal in the 79th as the Cal Poly men's soccer program saw its six-match unbeaten run come to a close with a 2-1 loss to the Tigers at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 20, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Defeats Portland State 42-14 in Home Opener Junior quarterback Chris Brown rushed for two touchdowns, passed for another and senior fullback Brandon Howe added two more scores as Cal Poly opened its five-game 2014 home football schedule with a 42-14 victory over Portland State in a non-conference matchup of Big Sky Conference rivals Saturday night before 8,834 in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 20, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Falls in Five to Santa Clara Freshman setter Taylor Nelson recorded a team-best 15 kills and finished with 21 assists and 11 digs, but the Cal Poly volleyball program – leading Santa Clara after the third set – surrendered the final two games to the Broncos and dropped a 21-25, 25-12, 23-25, 25-20, 15-8 decision on Saturday evening inside Mott Athletics Center.
September 19, 2014 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Edge San Francisco 2-1 to Stay Unbeaten in Six Straight Freshman midfielder Joseph Bolous scored his second career goal in the 12th minute and junior midfielder Matt LaGrassa added his second of 2014 in the 70th as the Cal Poly men’s soccer team survived a late goal from San Francisco to record a 2-1 triumph on Friday evening at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 19, 2014 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff Ties School Record as Cal Poly Beats Fresno State 6-1 Junior forward Elise Krieghoff tied a school record with five goals as Cal Poly scored three times in each half and breezed to a 6-1 victory over Fresno State in a non-conference women's soccer match Friday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 19, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Wins Fourth Match in a Row, 3-1 Over Northern Illinois The Mustangs, still undefeated at home, will return to the MAC to host Santa Clara (8-2) at 8 p.m. Saturday.
September 15, 2014 | Football Cal Poly to host Portland State for 2014 Home Opener Saturday Night Cal Poly (0-2, 0-0 Big Sky), which opened its 2014 campaign, its 21st in Division I and 96th overall, with losses on the road at New Mexico State and South Dakota State, will play its home opener Saturday night, hosting Big Sky Conference rival Portland State (1-2, 0-0 Big Sky) for a non-conference game in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Unveils 2014-15 Schedule Highlighted by nine matchups against programs that qualified for postseason play last year, sixth-year men’s basketball head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department unveiled defending Big West Conference champion Cal Poly’s 2013-14 schedule on Thursday afternoon.
September 17, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Wraps Home Stand versus Northern Illinois, Santa Clara Enjoying a three-match winning streak and perfect inside Mott Athletics Center this season, the Cal Poly volleyball program wraps a five-match home stand and closes the non-conference portion of its regular season schedule when welcoming Northern Illinois on Friday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. and Santa Clara on Saturday, Sept. 20 at 8 p.m.
September 17, 2014 | Football Live Mustang Herd to Make Official Debut at Football Game Saturday Night Cal Poly’s live Mustang Herd will make its official debut at the football home opener against Portland State University on Saturday night.
September 16, 2014 | Women's Soccer Mustangs Host Fresno State Before Traveling to Face No. 4 Stanford Of the Mustangs' defeats, all but one came by a one-goal margin (the other was two), and half were to teams ranked in the 
top 15 nationally.
September 17, 2014 | Men's Soccer Unbeaten in Five, Cal Poly Men's Soccer Opens Five-Match Home Stand Unbeaten in five matches, undefeated at home this season and once again one of the nation’s highest scoring programs, the Cal Poly men’s soccer team opens a five-match stretch inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium when welcoming San Francisco on Friday, Sept. 19 at 8 p.m. and Pacific on Sunday, Sept. 21 at 1 p.m.
September 15, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Greisen, Kessler and Nelson Sweep Big West Player of the Week Honors After helping spearhead the Mustang volleyball team to a 3-0 record at the inaugural Cal Poly ShareSLO Tournament (Sept. 12-13), freshman outside hitter Raeann Greisen, junior libero Nicole Kessler and freshman setter Taylor Nelson were named, respectively on Monday, Big West Conference Player of the Week, Defensive Player of the Week and Freshman Player of the Week.
September 14, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Forces Scoreless Draw at Top-Ranked UCLA The Cal Poly men's soccer program outshot No. 1 UCLA on Sunday evening and placed more attempts on target and junior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton recorded three saves to chalk up a third successive shutout as the Mustangs produced a scoreless draw against the Bruins in a nationally-televised, Pac-12 Network matchup from Drake Stadium.
September 14, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Announces 2014-15 Women's Basketball Schedule Cal Poly, coming off of six consecutive winning seasons, brings back three senior leaders in guards Ariana Elegado and Kristen Ale and forward Taryn Garza.
September 14, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Scores Twice in Final 16 Minutes for 2-1 Win at Oral Roberts Cal Poly will return home to host Fresno State at 5 p.m. Friday.
September 13, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Produce Two Sweeps to Close Cal Poly ShareSLO Tournament Freshman outside hitter Raeann Greisen produced a match-leading 12 kills as the Mustang volleyball program opened Saturday's doubleheader and second-day action at the Cal Poly ShareSLO Tournament with a 25-19, 25-12, 25-20 sweep of San Jose State.
September 13, 2014 | Cross Country Cal Poly Men Place First, Women Third in WCC Preview Meet Sophomore Clayton Hutchins led a quartet of top-10 Cal Poly finishers, capturing top honors as the Mustangs claimed the team title in the men's division of the West Coast Conference Preview Meet on Saturday at Baylands Park.
September 12, 2014 | Women's Soccer Penalty Kick Lifts Oklahoma State to 2-1 Win Over Cal Poly Oklahoma State snapped a 1-1 tie with a penalty kick as the Cowgirls posted a 2-1 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference women's soccer match Friday night.
September 12, 2014 | Football Former Cal Poly Football Player Lead Donor for New Mustang Locker Room Cal Poly has a new locker room for its football team, thanks to a lead donor who is a former Mustang player. The Steve Jones Family Locker Room was completed last week and features 105 Hollman wood lockers along with new ventilation, paint, MRSA-resistant flooring, doors, lighting and sound system.
September 11, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Tops Grand Canyon 2-0 for Fourth Straight Victory Junior midfielder Matt LaGrassa set a victorious tone with a 24th-minute goal as the Cal Poly men's soccer team pushed its winning streak to four successive matches with a 2-0 triumph against Grand Canyon on Thursday evening inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 11, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Open 2014 Home Schedule with Cal Poly ShareSLO Tournament The Cal Poly volleyball program opens its 13-match home schedule inside Mott Athletics Center when hosting the inaugural Sept. 12-13 Cal Poly ShareSLO Tournament.
September 10, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Continues Road Stretch at Oklahoma State, Oral Roberts Last week in the Bay Area, the Mustangs (2-3-0) shut out San Jose State 2-0 before narrowly falling 2-1 to No. 11 Cal.
September 9, 2014 | Men's Tennis Donovan to Represent Cal Poly at ITA All-American Championships He will open in qualifying, which starts Sept. 27, ahead of the main draw (in which the preseason top 41 players are entered), scheduled to begin Oct. 2 at Michael D. Case Tennis Center.
September 8, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Tabbed No. 13 Among Draft Prospects from Team USA Cal Poly junior-to-be second baseman Mark Mathias has been listed No. 13 on Baseball America's list of top draft prospects from the 2014 Team USA squad.
September 7, 2014 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Top UMass 1-0 for Third Straight Triumph A 39th-minute penalty from sophomore forward John Chronopoulos stood as the difference on Sunday afternoon as the Cal Poly men's soccer program chalked up its third successive victory with a 1-0 dispatching of Massachusetts at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 7, 2014 | Women's Soccer No. 12 Cal Overcomes Halftime Deficit to Edge Mustangs Late, 2-1 The result produced by the Cal Poly defense matched an earlier-season performance by No. 16 Santa Clara for the fewest goals allowed to a Golden Bears team off to an historic start.
September 7, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Drops 3-1 Decision at Saint Mary’s Freshman setter Taylor Nelson led all players with 13 kills and 23 assists, but the Cal Poly volleyball program – after winning its second set at Saint Mary's – dropped the ensuing two games and a 25-23, 16-25, 25-12, 25-23 decision to the Gaels on Sunday afternoon inside McKeon Pavilion.
September 6, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Football Falls to No. 11/12 South Dakota State, 44-18 Backup quarterback Zach Lujan, making his first collegiate start, threw three touchdown passes and senior running back Zach Zenner recorded his 23rd career 100-yard game as No. 11/12 South Dakota State defeated Cal Poly 44-18 in a non-conference football game Saturday night at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium.
September 6, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Women's Volleyball Falls to Utah in Three Games Cal Poly had small leads in each game, but Utah rallied to keep its record unblemished as the Utes earned a three-game sweep in a non-conference women’s volleyball match Saturday at McKeon Pavilion on the Saint Mary’s campus.
September 5, 2014 | Men's Soccer First-Half Trio of Goals Carries Cal Poly to 4-1 Win in Home Opener Cal Poly came into the weekend leading the Big West Conference in scoring. Now, six different players have accounted for a 10-goal output through three matches.
September 5, 2014 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff, Abutin Score in 2-0 Cal Poly Win Over San Jose State Cal Poly (2-2-0) will stay in the Bay Area to take on No. 12 Cal (4-0-0) at 4 p.m. Sunday in a match that will be televised by the Pac-12 Network from Goldman Field.
September 1, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Remains on the Road for Second Game, Visiting South Dakota St. Cal Poly (0-1, 0-0 Big Sky), which opened its 2014 campaign, its 21st in Division I and 96th overall, last Thursday night with a 28-10 loss at New Mexico State, remains on the road for its second game of the season Saturday night, visiting No. 11/12 South Dakota State (0-1, 0-0 Missouri Valley) in Coughlin-Alumni Stadium at Brookings, S.D.
September 3, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Wrap Five-Match Road Trip versus Utah, at Saint Mary’s The Cal Poly volleyball program completes a season-opening, five-match road trip when facing Utah on Saturday, Sept. 6 at 11 a.m. and Saint Mary’s on Sunday, Sept. 7 at 2 p.m. Both matches will be hosted by Saint Mary’s.
August 31, 2014 | Men's Soccer Minter Brace, Palacios Goal Send Cal Poly Past North Carolina State Junior winger Chase Minter recorded his first career two-goal game and senior midfielder Steve Palacios scored his first collegiate goal as the Cal Poly men’s soccer program earned its first victory of 2014 with a 3-1 triumph versus North Carolina State at Dail Soccer Field on Sunday afternoon.
August 31, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Loses at Home for Only Second Time in 14 Games, 2-0 to FAU Claire Emslie, who captained the U-19 Scottish National Team, got FAU on the board in the 57th minute.
August 30, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Drop Pair to Washington State, Wyoming at Montana Invitational Freshman outside hitter Raeann Greisen led the Cal Poly volleyball program in kills (18) for a second successive match, but the Mustangs – after winning the second set against Wyoming on Saturday morning – dropped the next two and a 25-22, 20-25, 25-20, 25-16 decision at the Montana Invitational inside West Auxiliary Gym.
August 30, 2014 | Cross Country Cal Poly Splits Season-Opening Lagoon Races at UC Santa Barbara Cal Poly will return to the course at the WCC Preview Meet hosted by Santa Clara at 9 a.m. Sept. 13.
August 29, 2014 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Concede in Second Half, Drop 4-3 Season Opener at Davidson Juniors Matt LaGrassa and Chase Minter notched their initial goals of the 2014 season and freshman forward Kaba Alkebulan scored his first collegiate goal, but the Cal Poly men’s soccer program allowed four second-half scores to Davidson in a span of 18 minutes and fell 4-3 in the season-opening match for both programs on Friday afternoon.
August 28, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Falls to New Mexico State 28-10 in Football Season Opener Freshman Larry Rose scored two touchdowns and sophomore Tyler Rogers passed for a pair of scores as New Mexico State defeated Cal Poly 28-10 in a season-opening football game for both schools Thursday night at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
August 28, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Looks for Another Home Win on Sunday Against Florida Atlantic Cal Poly will be aiming for its eighth home win in nine games when it takes the pitch versus Florida Atlantic at noon Sunday in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
August 28, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Catching up at Cal Poly's Preseason Camp with Hannah Schleis Catching up at the Cal Poly volleyball program's preseason camp with junior outside hitter Hannah Schleis.
August 27, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Conducts Final Practice Prior to 2014 Season Opener The Cal Poly football team returned to the scene of one of its historic victories – the Sun Bowl on the campus of UTEP – on Wednesday for its final practice prior to Thursday night’s season opener at New Mexico State.
August 26, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Catching up at Cal Poly's Preseason Camp with Maddie Kuber Catching up at the Cal Poly volleyball program's preseason camp with junior setter Maddie Kuber.
August 25, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Opens 2014 Football Campaign Thursday at New Mexico State Cal Poly, just a couple key plays short of earning another NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision playoff berth in 2013, opens its 2014 campaign, its 21st in Division I and 96th overall, on Thursday night, visiting New Mexico State at Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, N.M.
August 25, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Catching up at Cal Poly's Preseason Camp with Taylor Gruenewald Catching up at the Cal Poly volleyball program's preseason camp with sophomore middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald.
August 23, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Draws No. 7 California 1-1 in Exhibition Tuneup Sophomore winger Justin Dhillon placed the Cal Poly men’s soccer program in front of No. 7 California with a 27th-minute goal, but the Mustangs settled for a 1-1 draw in their lone exhibition tuneup after conceding a 56th-minute strike to the Golden Bears inside Edwards Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
August 23, 2014 | General News Tim Walsh, Larry Lee Accept Ice Bucket Challenges Cal Poly head football coach Tim Walsh and baseball mentor Larry Lee accepted Ice Bucket Challenges this week.
August 21, 2014 | Football Rugged Cal Poly Football Schedule for 2015 Announced With the recent addition of Northern Iowa, Cal Poly has completed its 11-game 2015 football schedule.
August 20, 2014 | General News Mott Athletics Center Ready for Enhanced Upgrades in 2014 Mustang fans headed to the Mott Athletics Center this fall will receive an upgraded game-night experience as the Cal Poly Athletics Department recently announced an interactive rebranding initiative that will introduce a new competition floor, video board and scoreboard, LED courtside signage tables and improved courtside seating to the complex for the 2014-15 sports season.
August 19, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Meet the Cal Poly Volleyball Freshmen - Savannah Niemen Meet the Cal Poly Volleyball Freshmen with middle blocker Savannah Niemen.
August 18, 2014 | Baseball Correia Earns Victory in First Start with Los Angeles Dodgers Former Cal Poly right-hander Kevin Correia earned a victory in his first start with the Los Angeles Dodgers, allowing one run and four hits in six innings against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. The Dodgers won the game 6-2.
August 17, 2014 | Football Offense Scores Five Touchdowns in Final Scrimmage of 2014 Fall Camp More than three months ago, the offense failed to score a touchdown in Cal Poly's 2014 Spring Game. The Mustang offense erupted for five touchdowns in the final scrimmage of Fall Camp on a warm Saturday afternoon in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
August 16, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer Intrasquad Wrapup - Phil Ruskin Cal Poly men's soccer interim head coach Phil Ruskin talks about the squad's annual intrasquad matchup, held on Aug. 16 at Spanos Stadium.
August 16, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Meet the Cal Poly Volleyball Freshmen - Raeann Greisen Meet the Cal Poly Volleyball Freshmen with outside hitter Raeann Greisen.
August 16, 2014 | Football Three Former Cal Poly Football Players Pass Away Over the Summer The Cal Poly football program lost three of its former players -- Bob Johnson, George Cockerton and Pat Young -- over the last two months.
August 15, 2014 | Men's Soccer Men’s Soccer, Meet the Team Day, Green and Gold Match Set for Saturday Culminating in the program’s annual intrasquad Green versus Gold match, the Cal Poly men’s soccer team will host its second annual Meet the Team Day event and youth skills clinic for fans on Saturday, Aug. 16.
August 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men's Basketball Summer Interview Series - Part V In part V of the Cal Poly men's basketball program's summer interview series, strength and conditioning coach Chris Holder and sophomore guard Max Betkowski discuss the NCAA Tournament experience, weightlifting records and Max's favorite bands. Plus, outakes.
August 14, 2014 | Football Mustangs to Hold Scrimmage Saturday Afternoon in Spanos Stadium The 2014 Cal Poly football team will hold a scrimmage Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
August 13, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Picked as Preseason Favorite to Repeat as Big West Champion Cal Poly, which last year won the regular-season title at 7-1-0, received six first-place votes on the way to a 77-point total from the balloting.
August 13, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Welcomes Class of 25 Cross Country, Track and Field Recruits All of the class will be able to compete in the upcoming track and field season, while most of the distance runners also figure to represent Cal Poly on cross country courses this fall.
August 12, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Opens Training Camp on Wednesday Under the direction of interim head coach Phil Ruskin and highlighted by eight returning starters from a 2013 squad that scored a program-record 43 goals, the Cal Poly men’s soccer program opens its preseason training camp and begins preparations for the upcoming year on Wednesday, Aug. 12 at 6 p.m.
August 12, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly-UC Santa Barbara Men’s Soccer Match Added to Fox Prime Lineup For the sixth time in seven years, the Cal Poly men’s soccer program’s Blue-Green rivalry showdown versus UC Santa Barbara will be televised live following the Tuesday announcement from the Big West Conference office that the Saturday, Oct. 25 matchup between the two squads at Harder Stadium will be carried on Fox Sports Prime Ticket.
August 11, 2014 | Baseball Correia Traded to Dodgers; Update on Other Former Mustangs in Pros Former Cal Poly right-hander Kevin Correia is back home in California, traded by the Minnesota Twins to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night for a player to be named later or cash. He makes his first start on the mound as a Dodger on Monday night against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field
August 11, 2014 | Baseball Mundell Finishes Summer Regular Season With Strong Final Month Cal Poly junior-to-be designated hitter Brian Mundell finished the regular season with the Eau Claire Express of the Northwoods League on a high note.
August 10, 2014 | Football Several Energetic, Spirited and Close Battles Emerge for Starting Nods With as many as 10 starting positions to be filled, Cal Poly's 2014 Football Fall Camp has been marked by numerous energetic and close battles between veterans, transfers and newcomers.
August 9, 2014 | Football Jackson, Millard Intercept Passes in NFL Exhibition Games Asa Jackson and Johnny Millard, two of three former Cal Poly football players competing for roster spots in the National Football League, both intercepted passes in exhibition games this week.
August 8, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Opens 2014 Preseason Camp on Saturday Highlighted by three returning starters from a 2013 squad that posted an eight-win improvement from the previous season and solidified by PrepVolleyball.com’s 23rd-ranked freshman recruiting class, the Cal Poly volleyball program opens its preseason training camp and kickstarts preparations for the upcoming year on Saturday, Aug. 9 at 3 p.m.
August 6, 2014 | Cross Country Bayley Joins Cal Poly Cross Country Program as Assistant Coach The Mustangs have swept the Big West Conference team and individual championships on both the men's and women's sides two years in a row.
August 6, 2014 | Football Dzubnar Named to Preseason All-American Team; Other Football Notes Cal Poly senior linebacker Nick Dzubnar has earned a spot on the College Sports Madness Preseason Football Championship Subdivision All-American first team.
August 6, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Practices with Full Pads for First Time; Conducts Short Scrimmage Cal Poly donned full pads for the first time Wednesday and the result was a brief but spirited football scrimmage on the sixth day of the 2014 Fall Camp.
August 6, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Host Westmont in Season-Opening Exhibition on Aug. 14 Cal Poly, the defending Big West Conference regular-season champion, will then travel to Pepperdine for the regular-season opener at 3 p.m. Aug. 22.
August 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men's Basketball Summer Interview Series - Part IV In part IV of the Cal Poly men's basketball program's summer interview series, Paul Fortier and Brian Bennett discuss celebrity lookalikes, roommates and smoked salmon.
August 4, 2014 | Baseball Lots of Movement for Former Cal Poly Baseball Players It was a busy week for several former Cal Poly baseball players. Some moved up, some moved down and others were traded.
August 1, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Football Opens 2014 Fall Camp Earlier Than Usual Although 58 lettermen dominated Friday's opening practice session of Fall Camp, the focus also was on the 25 newcomers who took the artificial turf field at the Cal Poly Sports Complex for the first time.
July 31, 2014 | Football Mustangs Ranked in Top 25 in Pair of Preseason FCS Polls The 2014 Cal Poly football team has earned top-25 rankings in a pair of preseason NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision polls.
July 30, 2014 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Golf Program Offers Numerous Fund-Raising Events The Cal Poly golf program has several fund-raising events coming up in the next two months.
July 30, 2014 | Football Mustangs Open Practice Friday Afternoon; Earliest Start in School History The 2014 Cal Poly football team opens Fall Camp on Friday afternoon -- the earliest start in school history -- with 95 players, including 58 of the 61 returning lettermen (16 starters), 12 redshirts, six transfers and 19 freshmen taking the field on the artificial turf of the upper field at the Cal Poly Sports Complex.
July 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men's Basketball Summer Interview Series - Part III In part III of the Cal Poly men's basketball program's summer interview series, Mitch Reaves and Anthony Silvestri discuss the perks of being a redhead and break down "Ant" versus "Anth." Plus, outtakes.
July 28, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Finishes Team USA Stint with Two Singles Against Cuba There were only two games this summer in which Mathias failed to reach base. He and LSU's Alex Bregman were the squad's only players to start all 28 games.
July 28, 2014 | Women's Basketball Elegado to Return to Mustangs for 2014-15 Season Elegado, who redshirted as a freshman in 2010-11, graduated in June with a recreation, parks & tourism admin. degree and will now be a graduate student with a concentration in sport management.
July 28, 2014 | Baseball Van Gansen Selected to Play in Big League Dreams Game Cal Poly junior-to-be shortstop Peter Van Gansen has been selected to play in the Northwoods League's Big League Dreams showcase game August 5 in Madison, Wisconsin.
July 23, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track and Field Earns Coaches Association All-Academic Honors Four individuals from the Cal Poly track and field team, as well as the entire women's squad, were selected to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association's All-Academic Team for the 2014 season.
July 21, 2014 | Women's Soccer Kobinski Scores First International Goal in Guam Win at East Asian Cup While with the Mustangs, Kobinski was a two-time All-West Region attacking player, and won the Big West Conference Midfielder of the Year award as a senior in 2012.
July 20, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Basketball Golf Tournament Set for Sept. 21 at Cypress Ridge Dinner and an awards ceremony, along with a raffle and silent auction, will start at 6 p.m.
July 20, 2014 | Baseball Mathias, Team USA Defeat Japan 6-3 to Win Honkbal Week Championship The title, coming at the 27th edition of the international tournament, was Team USA's first since 2008.
July 18, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Meet the Team Day Set for Saturday, Aug. 16 Culminating in the program’s annual intrasquad Green versus Gold match, the Cal Poly men’s soccer team will host its second annual Meet the Team Day event and youth skills clinic for fans on Saturday, Aug. 16 at the university’s Upper Sports Complex.
July 17, 2014 | Wrestling Cal Poly Wrestling Adds Four to 2013-14 Recruiting Class The Cal Poly wrestling team has announced the addition of four wrestlers to the 2013-14 recruiting class. All four signed a National Letter of Intent during the Regular Signing Period, which ends August 1.
July 17, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Goes Hitless, But Team USA Cruises to 8-1 Win Over Netherlands Despite a hitless day by Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias, Team USA rolled to an 8-1 victory over the Netherlands in its fifth game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.
July 16, 2014 | Baseball Miller Continues to Hit Well for Salem Red Sox in Carolina League Former Cal Poly infielder Mike Miller continues to swing a hot bat for the Salem Red Sox in the Carolina League, hitting .338 with seven doubles and 13 RBI. His 10-game hitting streak was snapped last week.
July 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men's Basketball Summer Interview Series - Part II In part No. 2 of the Cal Poly men's basketball team's summer interview series, assistant coach Sam Kirby and senior Michael Bolden discuss burritos, career opportunities and three things to bring if stranded on an island.
July 15, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Selected to Finish Fourth in Big Sky by Coaches and Media The Cal Poly football team has been selected by Big Sky Conference coaches and the media to repeat its fourth-place finish of a year ago.
July 15, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Produces RBI Single as Team USA Defeats Japan 6-0 Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and knocked in a run as Team USA shut out Japan 6-0 in its fourth game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Tuesday.
July 14, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Goes 0-for-3 With a Walk; Team USA Defeats Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias went hitless for only the fourth time in 18 games this summer, but drew a walk as Team USA shut out Chinese Taipei 4-0 in its third game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Monday.
July 14, 2014 | Football Ivory, Dzubnar Named to Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team Cal Poly slotback Kristaan Ivory and linebacker Nick Dzubnar have been selected to the 2014 Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team.
July 12, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Produces Single, Sacrifice Bunt as Team USA No-Hits Netherlands Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and laid down a key ninth-inning sacrifice bunt as Team USA defeated the Netherlands 3-0 on a combined no-hitter by four pitchers Saturday night at Pim Mulier Stadium during Honkbal Week.
July 11, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Reaches Base Three Times in Team USA Loss to Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias reached base three times Friday, but Team USA was held to just one hit and fell 1-0 to Japan in the opening game of the 27th edition of Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium.
July 10, 2014 | Baseball Single, Sacrifice Fly by Mathias Lift Team USA to 7-0 Victory Over Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and drove in a run with a sacrifice fly as Team USA blanked Japan 7-0 Tuesday night at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, N.C., clinching the three-game International Friendship Series, two games to one.
July 9, 2014 | Baseball Summer Collegiate League Season Well Underway for Several Mustangs Outfielders Zack Zehner, Kevin Morgan and Alex Michaels, infielder John Schuknecht and catcher Brett Barbier all sport batting averages above the .300 mark for their summer collegiate league teams.
July 9, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men's Basketball Summer Interview Series - Part I In part No. 1 of the Cal Poly men's basketball program's summer interview series, head coach Joe Callero and senior guard Maliik Love pitch LeBron James on becoming a Mustang and discuss Maliik's law enforcement career.
July 8, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Drives in Pair of Runs, But Team USA Falls to Japan 7-5 Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias went hitless for just the second time in 14 games for Team USA, but drove in a pair of runs as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team dropped a 7-5 decision to Japan in the second game of a three-game international friendship series Monday night.
July 7, 2014 | Football Dzubnar Named to CFPA Watch List for FCS Linebackers Senior middle linebacker Nick Dzubnar, Cal Poly's leading tackler each of the last two years, has been named to College Football Performance Awards' watch list for Football Championship Subdivision linebackers.
July 6, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Homers, Doubles as Team USA Beats Japan 10-0 in Series Opener Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias hit his first home run for Team USA and also doubled, driving in three runs, as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated Japan 10-0 in the opener of a three-game friendship series Sunday afternoon.
July 5, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Begins New Hitting Streak as Team USA Wins Chinese Taipei Series SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – A day after his nine-game hitting streak was snapped, Cal Poly junior-to-be infielder Mark Mathias collected a hit in each game of a Saturday doubleheader against Chinese Taipei at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.
July 4, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Drives in a Run in Team USA's 2-0 Victory Over Chinese Taipei For the first time in 10 games for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team, Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias failed to get a hit. But Mathias, starting at first base and batting second in the lineup, knocked in an insurance run in the ninth inning with a grounder to third base as Team USA blanked Chinese Taipei 2-0 Friday night.
July 3, 2014 | Baseball One More Hit for Mathias in 6-2 Victory Over Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced a single in four at-bats, scored a run and also walked as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated Chinese Taipei 6-2 in the second game of a five-game Friendship Series on Wednesday night at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C.
July 2, 2014 | General News Director of Athletics: A 'Fantastic' Year for Athletics in 2013-14 Cal Poly director of athletics Don Oberhelman shares with Mustang fans some of the fantastic successes the Mustangs enjoyed in 2013-14, and things to keep an eye on for 2014-15.
July 2, 2014 | Baseball Two Hits for Mathias in 5-5 Tie with Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias continued his torrid hitting pace with a single and double as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team battled Chinese Taipei to a 10-inning 5-5 draw in the opening game of a five-game Friendship Series on Tuesday night at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
July 1, 2014 | Baseball Mustangs Finish Second in Nation in Winning Percentage The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team posted the second-best winning percentage in all of Division I.
July 1, 2014 | General News 39 Student-Athletes Earn Big West Conference All-Academic Honors A total of 39 student-athletes representing 10 Cal Poly winter and spring sports programs were named to the 2013-14 Big West Conference All-Academic Team on Tuesday afternoon.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes in Top Twenty in All Five Major Polls Cal Poly’s historic 47-win baseball season, which included its first Big West Conference championship and third NCAA regional bid, has resulted in a top-20 finish in all five major NCAA Division I polls.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Infielder Mark Mathias Earns Spot on Team USA Roster For the second straight year, Cal Poly will be represented on Team USA by one of its baseball players. Following in the footsteps of southpaw Matt Imhof, junior-to-be second baseman Mark Mathias was named Monday morning to the 24-man Collegiate National Team by USA Baseball.
June 30, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustang Volleyball Program Announces 2014 Schedule Highlighted by seven matches versus opponents that qualified for last year’s NCAA Tournament and 13 contests inside the Mott Athletics Center, the Cal Poly volleyball program announced its 26-match 2014 regular season schedule on Monday afternoon.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Former Mustangs Make Roster Moves in Professional Baseball Kyle Anderson and Frankie Reed have moved up while Evan Reed dropped to Triple-A, leaving the Cal Poly baseball program with just three former players currently in the Major Leagues.
June 29, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Finishes Red, White and Blue Tour on Sunday With One Hit Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled in three at-bats and also walked twice and scored two times, but Team USA suffered its first loss in the Red, White and Blue Tour, falling 7-5 to the Peninsula Pilots of the Coastal Plain League on Sunday night at Warm Memorial Stadium in Hampton, Va.
June 29, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Alumni Brown Trafton, Vessey Fourth at USA Championships Earlier in the day in the infield, USATF and NBC jointly honored members of the 1968 U.S. Olympic team, including former Mustang star Reynaldo Brown.
June 28, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Grad Day-Monroe Wins Heptathlon Title at USA Championships Her previous championships came in 2011 (with a score of 6,058) and last summer (6,550).
June 27, 2014 | Track & Field Day-Monroe Leads at USA Championships; Bruce, Vessey in Finals on NBC Day-Monroe, a two-time Olympian, was a seven-time All-American at Cal Poly. In 2005 (via the high jump), she became the ninth student-athlete in school history to win an individual national championship at the Division I level.
June 27, 2014 | Baseball Another Multi-Hit Game for Cal Poly's Mark Mathias in Team USA Victory Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced his third multi-hit game in the last four nights, going 2-for-4 with a walk and a run scored, as Team USA scored six runs over the final three innings to break a close game open late and defeated the Columbia Blowfish of the Coastal Plain League, 9-1, on Thursday evening at Capital City Stadium.
June 26, 2014 | Track & Field Former Mustang Vessey Wins 800 Heat to Open USA Championships Three more Cal Poly alumni -- Stephanie Brown Trafton, Ben Bruce and Sharon Day-Monroe -- are also entered in other events.
June 26, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Adds Guard Trevor John for 2014-15 Season The Cal Poly men’s basketball team moved a player closer to rounding off its 2014-15 roster recently with the announcement by sixth-year head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department that 6-3, 182-pound guard Trevor John has joined the program for the upcoming season.
June 25, 2014 | Baseball Another Three-Hit Game for Cal Poly's Mark Mathias in Team USA Victory Starting at third base and moving to the top of the batting order, Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced his second three-hit game for Team USA as the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team defeated the Wilson Tobs of the Coastal Plain League, 14-2, on Wednesday night at Fleming Stadium.
June 25, 2014 | Men's Basketball Eversley Inks First Professional Contract with Westports Malaysia Dragons Following an historic senior season in which he was named Big West Conference Tournament Most Valuable Player after helping lead the Cal Poly men’s basketball program to the 2014 NCAA Tournament second round, former Mustang forward Chris Eversley signed his first professional contact to compete for the Kuala Lumpur-based Westports Malaysia Dragons.
June 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Infielder Mark Mathias Contributes Again in Another Team USA Win Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias doubled, walked twice, knocked in a run and figured in both run-scoring rallies as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the Fayetteville SwampDogs, 2-0, on Tuesday evening at J.P. Riddle Stadium in Fayetteville, N.C.
June 23, 2014 | Baseball Allen Produces First Two Hits as a Professional on Sunday Three of Cal Poly's six baseball players who were drafted earlier this month have signed professional contracts and one of them -- infielder Jimmy Allen -- garnered his first two hits Sunday.
June 23, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Contributes Three Hits in Another Team USA Victory Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias started in a different position for the third straight game and responded with three hits, including a double, as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the High-Point-Thomasville HiToms of the Coastal Plain League, 11-6 Monday night in Thomasville, N.C.
June 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Sophomore Mark Mathias Singles Again in Team USA Victory For the second straight game, Cal Poly sophomore Mark Mathias produced a single. On Sunday, he singled in the eighth inning as Team USA defeated a Coastal Plains League Select Squad 4-2 at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
June 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly's Mark Mathias Singles and Scores a Run in Team USA Opener Cal Poly sophomore Mark Mathias singled in three at-bats and scored a run as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the Catawba Valley Stars 14-6 in the opening game of the team’s summer practice schedule Saturday night at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
June 19, 2014 | Baseball Mathias to Compete for Spot on Team USA Roster For the second year in a row and the fourth time in the last six seasons, a Cal Poly baseball player -- sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias -- has been invited to compete for a spot on USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team.
June 19, 2014 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Announces 2014 Women's Soccer Schedule Cal Poly is expected to return at least six regular starters and 14 more players who were on the pitch last season -- during which the Mustangs went 11-7-1 overall (including 7-1-0 to win the Big West title) -- joined by two redshirts coming back, plus 10 freshmen.
June 18, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Earns All-West Region First-Team Honors; Quartet on Second Team Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias has earned first-team All-West Region honors while four other Mustangs landed on the second unit.
June 16, 2014 | Football Millard Participating in OTA Workouts with St. Louis Rams Former Cal Poly linebacker Johnny Millard has been participating in organized team activity workouts with the St. Louis Rams over the last two weeks.
June 16, 2014 | Baseball Norris, Wagman Produce Winning Streaks on the Mound Mike Miller continued his strong start since coming off the disabled list while Bud Norris and Joey Wagman have extended winning streaks on the mound this month.
June 16, 2014 | Women's Volleyball Mustangs Take Court in 2014 with Nation’s 23rd-Ranked Recruiting Class The Mustang volleyball program will take the court in September with one of the nation’s more formidable freshman classes following the recent announcement that Cal Poly’s seven-player incoming squad was ranked No. 23 among PrepVolleyball.com’s Top 30 Recruiting Classes for 2014.
June 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Unveils 2013-14 Team Awards Big West Conference Tournament champions and a program that advanced to the NCAA Tournament second round, the Cal Poly men's basketball team placed the final touches on its historic 2013-14 season as the program unveiled its annual list of award winners and honorees inside the university's Performing Arts Center on Friday evening.
June 11, 2014 | Baseball Trio of Mustangs Earn All-America Honors from Baseball America, NCBWA A trio of players from Cal Poly’s historic 2014 baseball team earned All-America honors as Baseball America and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced its postseason teams Wednesday. Sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias was honored by both groups, landing on the Baseball America second team and the NCBWA’s third team.
June 8, 2014 | Baseball Torres, Zehner, Reilly Selected on Second Day of MLB Draft Outfielders Nick Torres and Zack Zehner along with closer Reed Reilly, all juniors on Cal Poly’s Big West Conference championship baseball team, were selected on the second day of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Friday at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 8, 2014 | Baseball Miller Returns to Lineup in Boston Red Sox Organization Former Cal Poly infielder Mike Miller played his first game of the 2014 season last Sunday after being activated from the injured list by the Salem Red Sox of the Carolina League.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Hoo, Bloomquist and Imhof Earn Top Mustang Team Awards Cal Poly senior catcher Chris Hoo earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2014 while junior southpaw Matt Imhof and sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist will share the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Allen, Hoo Selected on Final Day of Major League Baseball Draft Third baseman Jimmy Allen and catcher Chris Hoo, both seniors, became Cal Poly’s fifth and sixth players drafted in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded a three-day run Saturday at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Chris Eversley Reflects on Showcase Tour of China Former Cal Poly forward Chris Eversley – the 2014 Big West Conference Tournament Most Valuable Player after helping the Mustangs to their first NCAA Division I Tournament appearance in March – took a moment to reflect on a recent tour of China with a United States representative team affiliated with the United States Basketball Academy.
June 6, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Historic 2014 Season With 47 Wins, Big West Title A Big West Conference championship, 47 victories, a 12-game winning streak, back-to-back regional appearances, hosting an NCAA regional for the first time, winning a pair of regional games and 15 crowds in excess of 2,000 fans in Baggett Stadium. Those are the major accomplishments in an historic 2014 baseball season resulting in Cal Poly’s ninth winning season in the last 11 years, its fourth 40-victory campaign ever and third NCAA regional appearance in the last six years
June 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Fans Praised for 'Amazing' San Luis Obispo Regional More than 15,000 fans passed through the turnstyles for the six games played in the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional over the weekend at Baggett Stadium, producing an environment called "electric," "tremendous," "memorable," "amazing" and "awesome" by coaches, spectators and players.
June 5, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Cal Poly’s Third-Highest Draft Selection, Taken by Phillies Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof was the sixth selection in the second round, 47th overall, by the Philadelphia Phillies in Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Draft on Thursday night at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 5, 2014 | General News Eversley, Hyland Named Cal Poly’s Athletes of the Year For the second year in a row, a freshman has been named Cal Poly’s Female Athlete of the Year. Sierra Hyland earned the honor at the Night of the Mustang on Wednesday night while senior Chris Eversley, was named Cal Poly Male Athlete of the Year.
June 4, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine 10-6 in Championship Game of SLO Regional Right fielder Bryan Langlois tripled to drive in three runs in the ninth inning, snapping a 6-6 tie and sending Pepperdine to a 10-6 victory over Cal Poly in the championship game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Sunday night in Baggett Stadium.
June 4, 2014 | Men's Soccer Mustang Men’s Soccer Solidifies Staff for 2014 Season Cal Poly men’s soccer head coach Paul Holocher cemented the program’s managerial and support staff for the 2014 season with the recent announcement that Luis Trejo has joined the team as goalkeeper trainer while Brian Cronin begins duties as the program’s director of operations.
June 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Eliminates Sacramento State, 6-5, in San Luis Obispo Regional Cal Poly built a 5-1 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat Sacramento State 6-5 in an elimination game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Sunday before 2,473 in Baggett Stadium.
June 2, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine in Second Round of SLO Regional Pepperdine rallied for two runs in the seventh inning to overcome a 1-0 deficit and Aaron Brown and Eric Karch combined to hold Cal Poly to three hits as the Waves edged the Mustangs 2-1 in a second-round game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Saturday night before 2,941 in Baggett Stadium.
June 1, 2014 | Baseball Tickets Remain On Sale for Cal Poly vs. Sacramento State Game As of 10 a.m. Sunday, about 500 tickets remain for Cal Poly's game against Sacramento State in the 2014 Division I San Luis Obispo Regional at Baggett Stadium.
May 31, 2014 | Baseball Sacramento State Upsets Arizona State 5-4 in San Luis Obispo Regional Right fielder Nathan Lukes drove in three runs and No. 4 Sacramento State scored three times in the eighth inning to break a 2-2 tie and held on to upset No. 2 Arizona State 5-4 in an elimination game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Saturday at Cal Poly’s Baggett Stadium.
May 31, 2014 | Track & Field Bryan Ties for 13th in High Jump at West Regional Championships She and seven others initially tied for 11th among the field of 48, all while clearing 5 feet, 7.75 inches, forcing a jump-off at John McDonnell Field to determine the final two competitors to move on to Oregon.
May 31, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly, Pepperdine to Play Deciding Game of Season Series Saturday Cal Poly and Pepperdine will play the rubber match of their season series Saturday night, but with more at stake this time.
May 30, 2014 | Baseball Pepperdine Holds On For 3-2 Victory Over Arizona State in Regional Opener No. 3 Pepperdine scored three times in the first two innings and Corey Miller and two relievers made the lead stand up as the Waves defeated No. 2 Arizona State 3-2 in the opening game of the San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday at Baggett Stadium.
May 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Sacramento State 4-2 on First Day of SLO Regional Southpaw Matt Imhof and right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a three-hitter as Cal Poly defeated Sacramento State 4-2 on the opening day of the NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday night before 2,922 in Baggett Stadium.
May 30, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Competes on Day 2 of West Regional Championships at Arkansas Two more Mustangs are scheduled to compete at 4 p.m. PDT Saturday.
May 29, 2014 | Baseball Mathias, Imhof and Bloomquist Earn All-American Honors Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias and starting pitchers Matt Imhof and Casey Bloomquist have earned Louisville Slugger All-American honors from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
May 29, 2014 | Track & Field Davidson Leads Mustangs on First Day of West Regional Championships Sean Davidson highlighted the opening night of the NCAA West Regional Championships for the Cal Poly track and field team, as the senior came in 15th in the men's 10,000-meter run around John McDonnell Field on Thursday.
May 28, 2014 | General News Cal Poly Finishes With Its Best Big West Commissioner's Cup Score Ever Cal Poly ended the regular season with its highest score ever achieved in the history of the Big West Commissioner's Cup, and the Mustangs' second-place status also matched the school's best finish since the annual conference competition began in 1998-99.
May 27, 2014 | Baseball Six Mustang Players Earn All-Big West First-Team Honors Cal Poly earned three of the six top major awards and six Mustang baseball players earned first-team All-Big West Conference honors as voted by the nine head coaches Tuesday.
May 27, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Face Sacramento State in San Luis Obispo Regional Friday Cal Poly, competing in an NCAA regional for the third time in the last six years, will host a postseason Division I baseball event for the first time this weekend, joining Sacramento State, Arizona State and Pepperdine in the four-team double-elimination San Luis Obispo Regional at Baggett Stadium. Coach Larry Lee’s No. 1-seeded Mustangs will face No. 4 Sacramento State on Friday at 6 p.m.
May 26, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Sacramento State, Arizona State and Pepperdine Pepperdine, Arizona State and Sacramento State have been selected as the baseball teams filling out the field for the first-ever NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional.
May 25, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Selected to Host NCAA Regional for First Time For the first time in its 20-year NCAA Division I history, the Big West Conference championship Cal Poly baseball team has been selected to host an NCAA regional.
May 24, 2014 | Track & Field Ten from Cal Poly to Compete at West Regional Championships at Arkansas Ten members of the Cal Poly track and field team will compete at the NCAA West Regional Championships at John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville, Ark. next week. The meet will begin at 2:30 p.m. PDT Thursday and conclude at about 8 p.m. Saturday.
May 22, 2014 | Baseball Van Gansen Remains on Brooks Wallace Watch List Cal Poly sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen remains on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award watch list after the National College Baseball Hall of Fame released its updated list of 16 candidates for the nation's top shortstop Thursday.
May 21, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Replaces Imhof on Pitcher of the Year Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist has taken the place of junior southpaw Matt Imhof as the College Baseball Hall of Fame's Pitcher of the Year Award watch list was trimmed to 18 players Wednesday.
May 21, 2014 | Track & Field Frias Wins Big West Conference Track Athlete of the Year Award Frias was a two-time Big West Track Athlete of the Week this season. He'll next compete in the 10K at the West Regional meet at 9 p.m. May 29 at Arkansas.
May 20, 2014 | Baseball All-Session Tickets for Potential Regional at Cal Poly On Sale Wednesday All-session general admission tickets for a potential NCAA baseball regional in Baggett Stadium on the Cal Poly campus will go on sale Wednesday morning.
May 20, 2014 | Men's Golf Five Mustang Golfers Advance to U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying Round Five current or former Cal Poly golfers have advanced to sectional qualifying for the 2014 U.S. Open.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Big West Champion Cal Poly Moves Up in All Five Major Division I Polls Winning six straight games and nine of 10 en route to its first Big West Conference baseball championship, Cal Poly moved upward in all five major NCAA Division I polls released Monday, including a jump of seven spots in one poll.
May 19, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Season Banquet Set for June 13 In recognition of the Cal Poly men’s basketball team’s historic 2013-14 successes, the program recently announced that the annual season-celebrating banquet will be held on Friday, June 13 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. inside the university’s Performing Arts Center.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Third Baseman Jimmy Allen Earns Big West Field Player of the Week Award Cal Poly senior third baseman Jimmy Allen, who hit three home runs in a Big West Conference baseball series at Cal State Northridge last weekend, has earned Big West Conference Field Player of the Week honors for the second time this season.
May 18, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Big West Title and Automatic Berth in NCAA Regionals Junior right-hander Danny Zandona earned his second victory of the week, pitching 3 1/3 scoreless innings in relief, and Reed Reilly, also a junior right-hander, notched a two-inning save, his 10th of the year, as No. 5 Cal Poly clinched its first Big West Conference baseball championship with a 3-1 victory over Cal State Northridge on Sunday at Matador Field.
May 17, 2014 | Track & Field Jordan, Frias Win Titles for Cal Poly at Big West Championships Jamison Jordan and Chris Frias won events for Cal Poly at the Big West Conference Championships on Saturday at Woody Wilson Track, helping the Mustangs finish in second place.
May 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series at Cal State Northridge With 6-3 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 12th victory, scattering six hits over seven innings, while senior third baseman Jimmy Allen and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias combined for six hits and three RBI as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Cal State Northridge 6-3 Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
May 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Opens Big West Series at Cal State Northridge With 16-10 Win Cal Poly slugged four home runs and also doubled seven times as part of a 20-hit offensive attack, all season highs, coasting to a 16-10 victory over Cal State Northridge in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon in 99-degree heat at Matador Field.
May 16, 2014 | Track & Field Davidson Shatters Meet Record on First Day of Big West Championships Cal Poly senior Sean Davidson shattered the all-time Big West Conference Championships meet record in the men's 10,000-meter run on Friday night, two of his teammates swept the 3,000 steeplechase titles, and 10 other Mustangs qualified for finals at Toomey Field & Woody Wilson Track.
May 15, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Places Trio of Players on Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalist List Three members of the 2014 Cal Poly baseball team -- Matt Imhof, Casey Bloomquist and Mark Mathias -- are semifinalists for the 2014 Dick Howser Trophy, given to the top player in collegiate baseball and presented by Easton Foundations.
May 15, 2014 | Softball Hyland Selected to NFCA All-West Region Team Recognized once more for the most historic pitching season in Cal Poly softball program history, freshman Sierra Hyland became the first Mustang in four years to earn NFCA All-West Region selection as the righthander was named to the second team on Thursday morning.
May 14, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women’s Tennis Team Adds Two for 2014-15 Season With four senior players departing from last season’s squad, third-year Cal Poly women’s tennis head coach Damon Coupe strengthened the Mustang program’s 2014-15 roster with the recent announcement that Abby Bacharach (Newcastle, Calif.) has signed a National Letter of Intent while Danè Joubert (De Doorns, South Africa) will join the team as a transfer from North Texas.
May 14, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Travels to Big West Conference Championships This Week Saturday's competition will begin at noon; Fox Sports Prime Ticket will televise the finals live from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
May 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out Regular Season With Big West Series at Northridge Cal Poly (42-10, 16-5 Big West), still in the hunt for its first Big West Conference championship after winning a series against first-place UC Irvine over the weekend, wraps up the regular season this weekend with a three-game Big West series against Cal State Northridge (18-32, 6-12 Big West) at Matador Field (cap.: 1,000) in Northridge.
May 14, 2014 | General News 14 Cal Poly Intercollegiate Athletics Teams Improve APR Multi-Year Rates Led by men's basketball and men's swimming and diving, 14 of Cal Poly's 20 intercollegiate athletics teams improved their multi-year rates during the 2012-13 academic year, according to Academic Progress Rate figures released by the NCAA on Wednesday.
May 13, 2014 | Softball Hyland Named Pitcher of the Year; Seven Mustangs on All-Big West Team After compiling the most dominant pitching season in Cal Poly softball program history, righthander Sierra Hyland was honored on Tuesday afternoon as the Big West Conference Pitcher of the Year and Freshman Pitcher of the Year. Also named to the All-Big West first team, Hyland headlined a list of seven Mustangs who earned 2014 all-conference praise.
May 13, 2014 | Men's Tennis Carless Chosen as Wilson/ITA Southwest Region Coach of the Year The honor comes two weeks after Carless was also selected as the Big West Conference Coach of the Year.
May 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Holds On to Beat Saint Mary’s 6-5 in Non-Conference Game Junior right-hander Danny Zandona pitched five strong innings for his third win and John Schuknecht and Brett Barbier produced key two-run hits as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Saint Mary’s 6-5 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Up in Two National Baseball Polls, Drops in Another The Cal Poly baseball team, which won three of four games last week, including a series win over UC Irvine, moved up in two of the five major NCAA Division I polls on Monday.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Saint Mary’s for Single Non-Conference Game Tuesday Cal Poly (41-10, 16-5 Big West), still in the hunt for its first Big West Conference championship after winning a series against first-place UC Irvine over the weekend, steps out of conference play Tuesday afternoon with a single game at Saint Mary’s (15-36, 7-17 West Coast) at Louis Guisto Field (cap.: 1,000) in Moraga.
May 11, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Irvine With 10-3 Victory Cal Poly celebrated Mother’s Day and Senior Day with a 10-3 victory over No. 16 UC Irvine on Sunday, clinching the Big West Conference baseball series at Baggett Stadium, two games to one.
May 11, 2014 | Football Pair of Mustangs Sign Free Agent Contracts; Another Invited to Mini-Camp Two players from the 2013 Cal Poly football team signed free agent contracts shortly after the 2014 National Football League Draft ended Saturday at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Another received mini-camp offers from two teams.
May 10, 2014 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff Invited to U-23 National Team Training Camp in June Cal Poly forward Elise Krieghoff was invited Saturday to attend the upcoming U.S. Soccer Under-23 Women's National Team training camp, which will take place from June 7-14 at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista.
May 10, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Close 2014 Season with 3-0 Senior Day Victory Freshman righthander Sierra Hyland tossed a complete-game, seven-hit shutout and drove home every run with a pair of doubles as the Cal Poly softball team closed the 2014 regular season with a 3-0 triumph against UC Riverside inside Bob Janssen field.
May 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UC Irvine With Quick 1-0 Win Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni and two relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as No. 5 Cal Poly blanked No. 16 UC Irvine 1-0 in the middle game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 2,742, the fifth-largest crowd in Baggett Stadium’s 14-year history.
May 10, 2014 | Men's Tennis Donovan, Comuzzo Win Sets vs. Two Top-Ranked Players in Loss at UCLA Mustang freshman Corey Pang also held his own at the No. 4 spot, trailing 71st-ranked Gage Brymer 7-6, 3-2 before the stoppage.
May 10, 2014 | Track & Field Bennett, Ahrold Earn All-Big West Conference Honors in Decathlon Cal Poly's Devin Bennett finished second in the men's decathlon at the Big West Conference Championships on Saturday at Toomey Field & Woody Wilson Track.
May 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 16 UC Irvine 3-2 in Big West Series Opener No. 16 UC Irvine was held to just three hits and struck out 15 times, but the Anteaters still managed to beat No. 5 Cal Poly 3-2 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 2,582 in Baggett Stadium.
May 9, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Eliminated from Big West Title Contention with Friday Split Freshman Sierra Hyland tossed a complete-game, three-hit shutout as the Cal Poly softball program opened a three-game series against UC Riverside with a 3-0 triumph. However, the second-place Mustangs – who required a sweep of UC Riverside to stay in contention for the Big West title and the conference’s automatic NCAA Tournament berth – conceded two early runs during the nightcap and suffered a 2-1 defeat.
May 9, 2014 | Track & Field Bennett in Second at Decathlon; 6 PRs Fall for Cal Poly on Day 1 in Davis The decathlon will resume at 11 a.m. Saturday (with the 110 hurdles, discus throw, pole vault, javelin throw and 1,500), followed by the start of the heptathlon (long jump, javelin, 800) at 1 p.m.
May 7, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly to Face No. 6 Seed UCLA in NCAA Tournament on Saturday No. 25 Boise State (28-4) and No. 39 San Diego (17-7) are paired up in the other half of the regional.
May 7, 2014 | Football Trio of Former Mustangs Await 2014 NFL Draft Defensive tackle Sullivan Grosz, linebacker Johnny Millard and slotback Cole Stanford are Cal Poly’s top three candidates for the 2014 National Football League Draft, scheduled for Thursday through Saturday at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
May 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host First-Place UC Irvine for Showdown Big West Series Cal Poly (39-9, 14-4 Big West), still in the top 10 in four of the five NCAA Division I baseball polls after claiming the UC Riverside series on the road last weekend, puts a three-game winning streak and 25-2 home record on the line this weekend, hosting UC Irvine (33-14, 14-1 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference showdown series in expanded Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,106).
May 6, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Avenges Loss to Pepperdine With 5-1 Victory Junior right-hander Danny Zandona pitched five scoreless innings for his second victory and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell knocked in three runs with two hits and a sacrifice fly as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Pepperdine 5-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night before 1,552 in Baggett Stadium.
May 5, 2014 | Softball Hyland Earns Fifth Big West Pitcher of the Week Honor After establishing a new Cal Poly softball program single season record for strikeouts and shutouts and winning twice at conference-leading Long Beach State without surrendering a run in 15 innings, Mustang freshman righthander Sierra Hyland was named Big West Pitcher of the Week for a fifth time on Monday.
May 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Top Ten in Four of Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Although the Cal Poly baseball team posted its second straight 2-2 week, the Mustangs remain in the top 10 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls.
May 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Four-Game Home Stand Tuesday Against Pepperdine Cal Poly (38-9, 12-3 Big West), still in the top 10 in four of the five NCAA Division I baseball polls after claiming the UC Riverside series on the road last weekend, opens a four-game home stand Tuesday night with a rematch against Pepperdine (32-12, 15-6 West Coast) in expanded Baggett Stadium.
May 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Clinches UC Riverside Series With 7-2 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 10th victory of the season while senior catcher Chris Hoo, junior center fielder Jordan Ellis and sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen all knocked in a pair of runs as No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly clinched its three-game Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 7-2 victory Sunday afternoon at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Snaps Four-Game Losing Streak With 7-5 Victory No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly snapped a four-game losing streak the hard way Saturday night at the Riverside Sports Complex, overcoming a 3-0 deficit for a 7-5 Big West Conference baseball victory over UC Riverside.
May 3, 2014 | Track & Field Love, Nielsen Win Twice Each for Cal Poly at Dual Meet Against UCSB The Cal Poly track and field team won 17 events at the annual Blue-Green Rivalry home dual meet against UCSB on Saturday.
May 3, 2014 | Women's Basketball Santiago Named Bulgarian Finals MVP Again, Leads Dunav to Another Title In a series-clincher played in front of a crowd of nearly 1,200 and nationally televised, the Blue Angels led 38-24 at halftime before withstanding a few runs.
May 3, 2014 | Football Offense Moves Ball Well to Beat Defense 30-26 in Spring Game The Cal Poly offense was held out of the end zone but moved the ball well with 25 first downs in the 90-minute Spring Game on Saturday in Alex G. Spanos Stadium. The offense beat the defense 30-26.
May 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Suffers Fourth Straight Loss, Falls to UC Riverside 7-3 UC Riverside snapped a 1-1 tie with four runs in the third inning and never looked back, handing No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly its fourth straight loss with a 7-3 victory Friday night at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 2, 2014 | Men's Basketball Fortier to be Inducted into San Francisco Prep Hall of Fame A standout player at Washington and 17-year professional in Europe, Cal Poly men’s basketball associate head coach Paul Fortier will be recognized for his notable high school career with induction into the San Francisco Prep Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 17.
May 1, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly to Host Blue-Green Rivalry Meet vs. UC Santa Barbara on Saturday Field events will start with the hammer throw at 10 a.m., followed by the beginning of track events with the 3,000-meter steeplechase at 12:30.
April 30, 2014 | Football Cal Poly to Conduct 2014 Spring Football Game Saturday at Noon The 2014 Cal Poly Spring Football Game on Saturday in Alex G. Spanos Stadium will showcase for the most part the younger members of the team. Injuries will keep several returning starters out of the game, though juniors Chris Brown and Dano Graves will continue their battle for the starting nod at quarterback.
April 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UC Riverside for Weekend Big West Series Cal Poly (36-8, 12-3 Big West), coming off its first series loss of the year, takes a three-game losing streak, longest of the season, and concludes a seven-game road trip this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series against UC Riverside (19-21, 7-5 Big West) at the Riverside Sports Complex.
April 29, 2014 | Women's Tennis Cornea, Stone and Gibbens Earn All-Big West Conference Praise Highlighted by senior Jennifer Cornea's selection to both the All-Big West singles and doubles first teams, the Cal Poly women's tennis program enjoyed three all-conference honorees on Tuesday afternoon.
April 29, 2014 | Men's Tennis Six Mustangs Earn All-Big West Honors; Carless Named Coach of the Year Cal Poly's Ben Donovan was named the Big West Conference Freshman of the Year, and Nick Carless was announced as the Coach of the Year on Tuesday, while five other Mustangs also were honored throughout the rest of the all-conference team.
April 29, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Draws No. 6 Seed UCLA in First Round of NCAA Tournament No. 25 Boise State (28-4) and No. 44 San Diego (17-7) were paired up in the other half of the UCLA grouping. They'll play at 9 a.m. before Cal Poly and UCLA take the court at noon.
April 29, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 17 Pepperdine, 11-4 Pepperdine unleashed an 18-hit offensive attack and the No. 17 Waves defeated No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly 11-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at windy and hot Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 29, 2014 | Men's Golf Final Round of Big West Conference Finals Canceled Due to High Winds Final round of the 2014 Big West Conference Men’s Golf Championship was canceled Tuesday due to high winds at The Country Club of Soboba Springs and Cal State Fullerton was crowned champion for the second straight year.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly to Visit No. 17 Pepperdine for Single Game on Tuesday Cal Poly (36-7, 12-3 Big West), coming off its first series loss of the year and back-to-back losses for the first time this season, continues a seven-game road trip Tuesday afternoon with a non-conference game at No. 17 Pepperdine (30-9, 14-4 West Coast) at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 28, 2014 | Softball Mustang Softball Team Raises $2,858 for Hearst Cancer Resource Center With proceeds originating from auctioned game-worn pink jerseys, sales of commemorative pink t-shirts and raffled prizes, the Cal Poly softball program was able to raise $2,858 for the San Luis Obispo-based Hearst Cancer Resource Center during the program’s NFCA Strikeout Cancer game against Cal State Fullerton on Saturday, April 26.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Top Ten in All Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Despite losing a series for the first time this season and suffering back-to-back losses for the first time as well, the Cal Poly baseball team remains in the Top Ten in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week.
April 28, 2014 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Drops to Eighth Place in Big West Conference Championship Cal Poly lowered its score by one stroke and three of its five golfers had better scores than in Sunday's first round. But Coach Scott Cartwright's Mustang men's golf team still fell two spots to eighth place in the nine-team Big West Conference Championship on Monday at The Country Club at Soboba Springs.
April 27, 2014 | Softball Errors Hurt Cal Poly in 5-3 Loss to Cal State Fullerton Freshman righthander Sierra Hyland allowed just one earned run and struck out four Cal State Fullerton batters on Sunday afternoon, but the Mustang softball program committed a season-high four errors – including three in the second inning – and dropped a 5-3 series finale decision to the Titans at Bob Janssen Field.
April 27, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Headed Back to NCAA Tournament After Winning Big West Title Cal Poly will wait until 2 p.m. Tuesday to learn its first-round opponent during the NCAA.com Selection Show.
April 27, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Suffers First Series Loss of Season in 1-0 Setback Long Beach State scored an unearned run in the first inning and Nick Sabo and Ty Provencher made it stand up for a 1-0 victory over top-ranked Cal Poly in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 27, 2014 | Men's Golf Price Tied for Seventh; Cal Poly Sixth After First Round of Big West Finals Cal Poly sophomore Cam Price matched par with a 72 and is tied for seventh place after the first round of play in the 2014 Big West Conference Golf Championship on Sunday at Soboba Springs Country Club.
April 26, 2014 | Track & Field Inouye, Lekas Bring Home Wins for Cal Poly at Bulldog Invitational In addition to the host, Fresno State, the meet also featured Cal State Northridge, Bakersfield, San Jose State, Pacific and UNLV.
April 26, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Falls to Long Beach State 7-2, Series Even Long Beach State scored six times in the first four innings and parlayed a 13-hit offensive attack into a 7-2 victory over No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 25, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Rallies to Beat Long Beach State 6-3 Junior right fielder Nick Torres singled on a 3-0 pitch, driving in two runs in a three-run eighth-inning rally that snapped a 3-3 tie Friday night as No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly defeated Long Beach State 6-3 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series at Blair Field.
April 25, 2014 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Add Two Transfers to 2014 Class of Newcomers Cal Poly is coming off a second-place finish in the Big West Conference standings, as well as an appearance in the conference tournament championship game for the fourth time in six years.
April 25, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Advances to Big West Championship Match with 4-0 Win vs. UCSB The second-seeded Mustangs will face top-seeded Hawai'i in the championship match at 9 a.m. Sunday on courts 3-8 at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. (Admission is free.)
April 25, 2014 | Baseball Imhof, Bloomquist and Van Gansen Land on National Watch Lists Cal Poly pitchers Matt Imhof and Casey Bloomquist along with shortstop Peter Van Gansen have been placed on national watch lists.
April 25, 2014 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women’s Tennis Eliminated from Big West Championships Looking to advance at the Big West Conference Championships for the first time in four seasons, the seventh-seeded Cal Poly women’s tennis program was eliminated from contention in a shortened match by second-seeded and 68th-ranked UC Irvine at Indian Wells Tennis Garden, 4-0.
April 25, 2014 | Men's Golf Cal Poly to Compete in Big West Conference Championship Starting Sunday Cal Poly will send two freshmen, a pair of sophomores and a junior to the 2014 Big West Conference Men’s Golf Championship, which begins a three-day run Sunday at the Country Club at Soboba Springs in San Jacinto.
April 24, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Host Cal State Fullerton in Pivotal Big West Title Race Series Winners of five of the last six games, the Cal Poly softball program resumes its chase for the Big West Conference championship when hosting Cal State Fullerton for a three-game, April 26-27 series.
April 23, 2014 | Baseball Top-Ranked Cal Poly to Play Next Seven Games on the Road Cal Poly (35-5, 11-1 Big West), which achieved its first and second shutouts ever against Cal State Fullerton and swept the Titans for the first time in 41 years, moving up to No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll, plays its next seven games on the road, beginning with a three-game Big West Conference series Friday through Sunday against Long Beach State (18-20, 5-4 Big West) at Blair Field.
April 23, 2014 | Women's Tennis Seventh-Seeded Cal Poly Begins Big West Championships Friday Morning Winners of three of its past four matches and the No. 7 seed for the 2014 Big West Conference Championships, the Cal Poly women's tennis program opens tournament action at Indian Wells Tennis Gardens when facing second-seeded UC Irvine on Friday, April 25 in an 8 a.m. quarterfinal matchup.
April 23, 2014 | Softball Cal Poly Softball’s Annual Strikeout Cancer Game Set for Saturday, April 26 With all fundraising proceeds set to go to the Hearst Cancer Resource Center at French Hospital, the Cal Poly softball program's annual NFCA Strikeout Cancer game is scheduled for Saturday, April 26 versus Cal State Fullerton at Bob Janssen Field.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Defeats San Jose State 12-5 for 11th Straight Win Senior first baseman Tim Wise produced his first career four-hit game, knocking in two runs, and freshman right-hander Slater Lee earned his first win since late February as Cal Poly, one day after earning a No. 1 ranking from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, extended its winning streak to 11 games with a 12-5 victory over San Jose State on Tuesday night.
April 22, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Opens Big West Championship Tournament at 3 p.m. Friday They'll face UC Santa Barbara (9-13), which topped UC Riverside (2-22) on Thursday morning, 4-2.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball Reilly, Mathias Earn National Honors for Performance in Fullerton Series Cal Poly junior closer Reed Reilly and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias earned national recognition Tuesday for their performances in the Mustangs' sweep of a series against four-time defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal State Fullerton.
April 21, 2014 | Women's Basketball Schlemer on All-Nan'an Tournament Team, Scores 16 for USA in Jiujiang Schlemer finished her Cal Poly career this winter as the fifth-leading scorer (1,133 points) and rebounder (672) in school history.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns No. 1 National Ranking by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Cal Poly's meteoric rise through the national Division I baseball polls this season has reached the top. Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs achieved the school's second No. 1 national ranking in Division I as Collegiate Baseball Newspaper has placed Cal Poly atop its Top 30.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host San Jose State for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (34-5, 11-1 Big West), which achieved its first and second shutouts ever against Cal State Fullerton and swept the Titans for the first time in 41 years, moving up to No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll, hosts San Jose State (12-28, 6-15 Mountain West) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in expanded Baggett Stadium.
April 20, 2014 | Men's Golf Martin Finishes Fourth, Leads Cal Poly to Sixth Place in El Macero Classic One day after carding his best score as a Mustang, Cal Poly freshman golfer Mitch Martin earned his first collegiate top-10 finish, posting a final-round 74 for fourth place in the El Macero Classic on Sunday.
April 20, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Take Big West Break to Host Bakersfield on Tuesday Back in the Big West Conference title race following a three-game, April 18-19 road sweep of Hawai’i, the Cal Poly softball program returns to the central coast to host Bakersfield for Tuesday, April 22 doubleheader.
April 19, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Clinches No. 2 Seed in Big West Tournament with Win Over UCSB Overall, in both singles and doubles in their time at Cal Poly, Comuzzo, De Jager and Thomson have combined to win 226 times individually, and over the past four seasons, they've helped contribute to a combined 18-3 record in Big West dual matches.
April 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Cal State Fullerton Series With 3-0 Win Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist has won 15 games in his first two seasons as a Mustang. He earned his first complete game Saturday against a team that has won the last four Big West Conference championships.
April 19, 2014 Cal Poly Sand Volleyball Eliminated in Two at Pac-12 Invitational Three different Mustang combinations produced victory on Saturday at the USC-hosted Pac-12 Invitational at Annenberg Community Beach House, but the Cal Poly sand volleyball program was eliminated from the bracket in two matches and closed the team’s inaugural season with a 3-2 loss to Arizona and 4-1 defeat to Bakersfield.
April 18, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Come Back in Seventh to Take Series Opener at Hawai’i, 6-4 Trailing for the entirety of Friday night, the Cal Poly softball program produced the winning margin in the top of the seventh inning at Hawai’i as a two-out grounder from senior Shea Williams was misplayed by Rainbow Wahine third baseman Kaile Nakao – a miscue that allowed pinch runner Cami Brown to score as the Mustangs earned an eventual 6-4, series-opening win.
April 18, 2014 | Track & Field Frias Makes History Again; Eight More Cal Poly Runners Also Record PRs A day after two members of the Cal Poly track and field team posted times ranking in the top five in school history in their respective events, one more Mustang did the same Friday night at the 56th annual Mt. SAC Relays in Hilmer Lodge Stadium.
April 18, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Fullerton Series With Walk-Off 4-3 Victory Junior right fielder Nick Torres doubled to the gap in left-center field, scoring sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias from first base in the 13th inning, as No. 3 Cal Poly earned a 4-3 walk-off victory over No. 19 Cal State Fullerton before 2,831 Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 18, 2014 | Football Offense Ahead of Defense as Cal Poly Conducts Mid-Spring Camp Scrimmage Cal Poly's offense exploded for three long touchdowns in a 25-play scrimmage ending the second week of Spring Camp on Friday morning at the Cal Poly Sports Complex.
April 18, 2014 | Softball Hyland a Finalist for NFCA National Freshman of the Year Trophy Ranked among the nation’s statistical leaders and a four-time Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honoree, Cal Poly softball pitcher Sierra Hyland earned another distinction on Thursday as the righthander was named one of 25 finalists for the inaugural NFCA Division I National Freshman of the Year trophy.
April 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Adds Guard Kyle Toth for 2014-15 Season The Cal Poly men’s basketball team strengthened its backcourt play for the upcoming season with the announcement by fifth-year head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department that 6-1, 175-pound transfer and combo guard Kyle Toth has signed a National Letter of Intent with the Mustangs in anticipation of joining the program for the 2014-15 season.
April 18, 2014 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Battles No. 68 Fresno State, Falls 6-1 on Senior Day Ane McPike prevailed in her final match on Mustang Courts, but the Cal Poly women’s tennis program finished without a victory in the remaining matches as the Mustangs closed the 2014 regular season with a 6-1 Senior Day loss to No. 68 Fresno State.
April 18, 2014 Mustang Sand Volleyball Wins One, Drops Two at Irvine Valley Tournament The Cal Poly sand volleyball program dropped just two sets in topping Irvine Valley on Friday afternoon at the Irvine Valley College Tournament, but the Mustangs were swept by both No. 5 Long Beach State and No. 3 Hawai'i and finished their penultimate tournament of 2014 with a 1-2 mark.
April 17, 2014 | Track & Field Hillis, Davidson Run to Historic Times on Opening Night of Mt. SAC Relays They're two of 18 current Mustangs (11 on the men's side and seven for the women's squad) who own times or marks that rank in the top-10 echelon of Cal Poly history.
April 17, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Blanks No. 19 Cal State Fullerton 8-0 in Series Opener Junior southpaw Matt Imhof and junior right-hander Danny Zandona combined on a four-hitter as No. 3 Cal Poly blanked Cal State Fullerton 8-0 in a Big West Conference baseball series opener Thursday night before 2,402 in Baggett Stadium, the Mustangs’ first shutout over the Titans in their 20-year Division I history.
April 16, 2014 | Football Four More Sign to Further Their Football Careers at Cal Poly Cal Poly has added four more football players -- two high school recruits, a community college transfer and another transfer from a four-year school -- to its 2014 recruiting class.
April 16, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Hosts UCSB in Rivalry Match Loaded with Postseason Implications With a bye into the semifinals of the upcoming championship tournament on the line, two of the top three teams in the Big West Conference standings will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mustang Courts, where Cal Poly will host UC Santa Barbara for a Blue-Green Rivalry dual match on Senior Day.
April 16, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly, Cal State Fullerton to Clash in Key Big West Series at Baggett Cal Poly (31-5, 8-1 Big West), which has won nine series of three games or more, including five sweeps, this season and moved up to No. 3 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, hosts Cal State Fullerton (18-13, 3-3 Big West) for a midseason Big West Conference showdown series in expanded Baggett Stadium.
April 16, 2014 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Seeks to Extend Winning Form Friday on Senior Day The Cal Poly women’s tennis team looks to cement its first four-match winning streak in three years when closing the 2014 regular season against 68th-ranked Fresno State on Mustang Courts on Friday, April 18. First serve is scheduled for 2 p.m.
April 16, 2014 | Men's Tennis Donovan Earns Big West Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week Honor Donovan, from Germantown, Tenn., was also the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
April 16, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly's Peterson, Price Named to Pac-12 All-Academic Team The duo represents the 87th and 88th conference all-academic honors for the program over the past eight seasons.
April 16, 2014 | Softball Cal Poly Visits Hawai’i for April 18-19 Set Prior to hosting CSU Bakersfield The Cal Poly softball team (22-16, 4-5) has the opportunity to escalate up the Big West Conference standings when making the program’s first trip to Hawai’i in 16 seasons to face the Rainbow Wahine (19-19, 4-5) for a three-game April 18-19 series. The Mustangs then cap their upcoming stretch by returning home to host CSU Bakersfield for to a Tuesday, April 22 doubleheader.
April 15, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Earns Seventh Straight Win, Defeats Bakersfield 9-1 Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his seventh victory and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell drove in four runs with a two-run single and a pair of sacrifice flies as No. 3 Cal Poly recorded its seventh straight victory, defeating Bakersfield 9-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 15, 2014 | Women's Golf Hirsch Shoots 1-Over 74 as Cal Poly Finishes 5th at Big West Championship Madison Hirsch shot a 1-over-par 74 on Tuesday at San Luis Obispo Country Club, posting Cal Poly's best round during the three-day Big West Conference Women's Golf Championship, as the Mustangs also improved upon their finish from a year ago.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to No. 3 in Four of the Five Major Division I Polls Cal Poly's climb up the national Division I baseball polls continued Monday thanks to another perfect 4-0 week. Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs are ranked No. 3 by four of the five major polls.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Mustangs Mathias and Reilly Capture Weekly Big West Honors Cal Poly teammates Mark Mathias and Reed Reilly, instrumental in the Mustangs' 4-0 performance on the field last week, earned Big West Baseball Field Player and Pitcher of the Week honors, respectively.
April 14, 2014 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Outduels Cal State Fullerton for 4-2 Victory Senior Jennifer Cornea and junior Hannah Stone each furthered their singles winning streaks to three successive matches as the Cal Poly women’s tennis program closed its 2014 Big West Conference schedule with a 4-2 shortened victory at Cal State Fullerton on Monday morning.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Bakersfield for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (30-5, 8-1 Big West), which has won nine series of three games or more, including five sweeps, this season and moved up to No. 3 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, visits Bakersfield (14-19, 7-5 Western Athletic) for a single non-conference Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 14, 2014 | Women's Golf Yoshitake, Thomas Help Move Cal Poly Into Fifth at Big West Championship The last round will tee off at 7:30 Tuesday morning.
April 13, 2014 | Women's Golf Corr Leads Cal Poly on First Day of Big West Women's Golf Championship The freshman is tied for 12th place heading into the second round, just one stroke back of a seven-way tie for fifth.
April 13, 2014 | Softball Mustang Softball Team Blanks UC Davis in Series Finale, 6-0 Freshman righthander Sierra Hyland struck out seven UC Davis batters in a complete-game, three-hit shutout as the Cal Poly softball program snapped a four-game slide with a 6-0 triumph against UC Davis in the series finale between the sides at Bob Jansen Field.
April 12, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Clinches Hawai'i Series With 4-3 Victory Cal Poly scored single runs in four innings and four pitchers made them stand up as the No. 4 Mustangs held on to beat Hawai'i 4-3 and clinch the three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 3,743 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 12, 2014 | Men's Tennis Mustangs Move Into Third Place in Big West with 4-3 Win Over UC Davis In a battle for third place in the Big West Conference standings, the Cal Poly men's tennis team came from behind on Saturday for a 4-3 home win over UC Davis.
April 12, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women's Tennis Edges UC Santa Barbara, 4-3 Senior Jennifer Cornea and junior Hannah Stone prevailed in both singles and doubles and junior Mika Padmanabhan's three-set singles win clinched victory for the Cal Poly women's tennis team on Saturday afternoon as the Mustangs triumphed against Blue-Green and central coast rival UC Santa Barbara at Mustang Courts, 4-3.
April 11, 2014 | Track & Field Bennett Posts No. 5 Decathlon Score in School History for Cal Poly Devin Bennett finished the decathlon at the Mondo Challenge hosted by Sacramento State on Friday afternoon with 7,069 points, the fifth-best total in school history (among those scored on the 1985 table).
April 11, 2014 Cal Poly Sand Volleyball Falls at No. 9 Saint Mary’s, 4-1 Junior Stacia Williams and freshman Anna Gorman were victorious at the No. 5 position for the Cal Poly sand volleyball program on Friday afternoon, but the Mustangs dropped their four remaining matches to Saint Mary's in a 4-1 defeat.
April 11, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Beats Hawai'i 3-2 in Big West Series Opener Junior southpaw Matt Imhof and junior right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a five-hitter and senior left fielder Tim Wise knocked in the go-ahead run as No. 4 Cal Poly defeated Hawai’i 3-2 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference series Friday night before 3,647 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 10, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Returns to Big West Schedule on Saturday Against UC Davis The top two in the final standings will earn byes to the semifinals of the Big West Championships, held from April 24-27 at Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
April 10, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustangs Host UC Santa Barbara in Saturday Blue-Green Showdown The Cal Poly women's tennis team wraps a seven-match home stand and seeks a second successive Big West Conference victory when welcoming Blue-Green and central coast rival UC Santa Barbara to Mustang Courts on Saturday, March 12.
April 9, 2014 | Women's Golf Cal Poly to Host Big West Women’s Golf Championship Cal Poly will host the Big West Conference Women’s Golf Championship for the fifth time in six years April 13-15 at the San Luis Obispo Golf and Country Club.
April 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly to Visit Hawai’i for Three-Game Big West Series Cal Poly (27-5, 5-1 Big West), which has won 20 of 22 home games this season and moved up one position in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, plays its first game on the road in over a month this weekend, visiting Hawai’i (14-16, 2-4 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series Friday through Sunday in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 8, 2014 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Adds Forward Adam Olsen for 2014 Season With six senior attacking players having departed from last year’s lineup, the Cal Poly men’s soccer program strengthened its play up top recently with the announcement from eighth-year head coach Paul Holocher and the Mustang Athletics Department that forward Adam Olsen has signed a National Letter of Intent in anticipation of joining the program for the 2014 season.
April 8, 2014 | Women's Basketball Schlemer Selected to Travel to China with NetScouts Basketball All-Stars Cal Poly senior center Molly Schlemer has been chosen to represent the U.S. in the NetScouts Basketball USA All-Stars China Tour. The tour will feature nine games over two round-robin tournaments in three locations.
April 8, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Long Home Stand With 6-2 Win Over Saint Mary’s Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his sixth win and sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen drove in three runs with a single and pair of bases-loaded walks as No. 4 Cal Poly closed out an 18-game home stand with a 6-2 victory over Saint Mary’s in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2014 | Men's Tennis San Francisco Rallies for 4-3 Win Over Cal Poly The San Francisco men's tennis team won a close non-conference match over visiting Cal Poly on Monday afternoon, 4-3 at The Olympic Club, in a dual that featured three tiebreakers and just as many three-set battles.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out 18-Game Home Stand Tuesday Versus Saint Mary’s Cal Poly (26-5, 5-1 Big West), which has won 19 of 21 home games this season and moved up one position in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, concludes an 18-game home stand Tuesday with a matinee non-conference affair against Saint Mary’s (13-17, 5-4 West Coast) in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Earns Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore Casey Bloomquist notched Big West Baseball Pitcher of the Week honors Monday after tossing 7 2/3 scoreless innings and earning the series-clinching victory against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara on Sunday.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Up One Spot in Four of the Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Another winning week, eight straight for Cal Poly, has elevated the Mustangs' ranking in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls released Monday. Both Baseball America and Perfect Game bumped Cal Poly, 3-1 last week with a win over Bakersfield and a series win over rival UC Santa Barbara, up one notch to No. 4.
April 6, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Wins Big West Series Against UCSB With 1-0 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist pitched 7 2/3 scoreless innings for his seventh win and senior third baseman Jimmy Allen’s fourth-inning triple drove in the only run of the game as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 1-0 in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon.
April 6, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustangs Sweep UC Riverside to Earn First Big West Win The Cal Poly women's tennis team dropped just two sets on Sunday afternoon against UC Riverside as the Mustangs picked up their first Big West Conference victory of 2014 with a 7-0 sweep at Mustang Courts.
April 6, 2014 Mustang Sand Volleyball Closes Opening Weekend with Loss at Pacific The Cal Poly sand volleyball program closed the program's opening week of action on a down note as the Mustangs dropped a 4-1 decision to Pacific at Raney Family Courts on Sunday afternoon.
April 6, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Fall in Series Finale at UC Santa Barbara, 2-1 Freshman starting righthander Sierra Hyland tossed a complete-game three-hitter with eight strikeouts, but UC Santa Barbara scratched out the winning run in the fifth inning to edge the Cal Poly softball program at Campus Diamond on Sunday afternoon, 2-1.
April 5, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Opens Spring Football Camp on Saturday Afternoon Donned in shorts and helmets, the Cal Poly football team opened its 2014 Spring Camp on Saturday with about 90 players running plays without contact and performing conditioning and position drills for over two hours on the upper field of the Cal Poly Sports Complex.
April 5, 2014 | Softball Hyland Dominant Once More as Cal Poly Splits Two at UC Santa Barbara Four-time Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honoree Sierra Hyland allowed just a run and three hits, struck out seven UC Santa Barbara hitters in five innings of work and belted a solo home run as the Cal Poly softball program opened a Saturday doubleheader against the Gauchos at Campus Diamond with a 14-1 victory.
April 5, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UCSB With Walk-Off 8-7 Win Senior catcher Chris Hoo singled up the middle with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, scoring Brett Barbier from second base, as No. 5 Cal Poly registered its first walk-off victory of the 2014 baseball season, defeating No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 8-7 before 2,072 fans Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 5, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Wins Five Events at Cal-Nevada Track and Field Championships A day after two school records were rewritten in the Bay Area, the Cal Poly track and field team added to its early-season success in southern California, as the Mustangs won five events at the Cal-Nevada Championships on Saturday.
April 5, 2014 | Men's Basketball Callero Thanks Mustang Fans for Support during Historic 2013-14 Season Fifth-year Cal Poly men’s basketball head coach Joe Callero took a break while attending the Final Four in Dallas to thank Mustang fans for their support during the team’s Big West Conference Tournament championship and NCAA Tournament runs.
April 4, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly's Sonny Fierro on The Morning Swim Show (SwimmingWorld.com) Cal Poly sophomore Sonny Fierro talks about his experiences at the NCAA Championships, where he placed 15th in the 1,650 freestyle.
April 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 8-6 in Series Opener No. 13 UC Santa Barbara jumped to a 7-2 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat No. 5 Cal Poly 8-6 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 2,188 fans, the largest crowd of the season at Baggett Stadium.
April 4, 2014 | Track & Field Frias, George Break School Records for Cal Poly at Stanford Invitational Diana George and Chris Frias both broke school records on Friday.
April 3, 2014 | Women's Tennis Home Stand Continues versus No. 60 Long Beach State, UC Riverside Five regular season matches remain for the Cal Poly women's tennis program, which looks to claim its first Big West victory of 2014 and climb up the conference standings when welcoming No. 60 Long Beach State on Saturday, April 5 at 1:30 p.m. and UC Riverside on Sunday, April 6 at 11 a.m.
April 2, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Set to Open Spring Football Camp on Saturday Afternoon Cal Poly led the Big Sky Conference and Football Champion-ship Subdivision in rushing offense a year ago. Slotback Kristaan Ivory led the charge, becoming the 16th Mustang in program history to crack the 1,000-yard mark in a single season. There is no reason to believe that Ivory and the Mustangs cannot accomplish the same feats in 2014.
April 2, 2014 | Softball Cal Poly Visits UC Santa Barbara for April 5-6 Three-Game Set Winners of 13 of the past 16 games and off to the program’s best start in five years, the Cal Poly softball team looks to capitalize on its Big West Conference-opening success when heading to Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara for a three-game series that opens with a Saturday, April 5 doubleheader and closes with a Sunday, April 6 single matchup.
April 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly to Host No. 13 UCSB for Big West Showdown This Weekend No. 5 Cal Poly (24-4, 3-0 Big West), which has won 17 of 18 home games this season and is in the top 10 in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week, continues an 18-game home stand and resumes Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara (19-5, 1-2 Big West) in Baggett Stadium.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly's Mathias, Imhof Honored for Weekend Performances Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias and junior southpaw Matt Imhof earned national honors this week for their performances in the UC Davis baseball series over the weekend.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Rallies in Seventh Inning to Beat Bakersfield, 6-1 Junior southpaw Taylor Chris worked his way out of a seventh-inning jam for his third win and No. 5 Cal Poly erased a 1-0 deficit with a six-run seventh-inning rally as the Mustangs defeated Bakersfield 6-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2014 | Softball Hyland Wins Big West Pitcher of the Week Praise for Fourth Time Following a conference-opening series in which she tossed a perfect game, struck out 21 batters in 26 innings and allowed opposing hitters just a .172 batting average, Cal Poly softball freshman righthander Sierra Hyland earned her program-record fourth Big West Pitcher of the Week award on Monday.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball First Pitch for Cal Poly vs. Bakersfield Baseball Game Changed to 2 p.m. Cal Poly (23-4), which has won 16 of 17 home games this season and is in the top 10 in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week, continues an 18-game home stand Tuesday by hosting Bakersfield (11-15) at 2 o'clock in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show to Debut at 6 p.m. Today on ESPN 1280 Before the No. 5-ranked Cal Poly baseball team continues its 18-game home stand this week, the Larry Lee Radio Show will make its debut at 6 tonight on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Upward in Three of Five Major NCAA Division I Polls A perfect 4-0 week has elevated the ranking of the Cal Poly baseball team in two of the four major NCAA Division I polls released Monday.
March 30, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of UC Davis Series With 9-1 Victory Mark Mathias and Nick Torres extended their hitting streaks and Casey Bloomquist allowed one unearned run over eight innings as No. 5 Cal Poly completed a sweep of its Big West Conference-opening baseball series against UC Davis with a 9-1 victory Sunday afternoon before 2,039 in Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Fierro Earns All-America Honorable Mention for Cal Poly in 1,650 Free He earned the historic status by finishing 15th in the 1,650-yard freestyle (seven spots above his No. 22 seed coming into the race) as he broke his own school record in the event, finishing in 14 minutes, 56.01 seconds.
March 29, 2014 | Track & Field Mustangs Win 23 Events at Cal Poly/ShareSLO.com Invitational Cal Poly had two individuals win multiple events, three upperclassmen establish personal records, and four post times or marks ranking in the top 10 in school history.
March 29, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Clinches UC Davis Series With 5-3 Victory Junior southpaw Taylor Chris pitched five scoreless innings and senior catcher Chris Hoo knocked in two runs with three hits as No. 5 Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Davis with a 5-3 victory Saturday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 28, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Opens Big West Schedule With 8-0 Victory Over UC Davis Matt Imhof pitched his first shutout and second complete game while Mark Mathias extended his hitting streak to 15 games with an RBI single in a seven-run first-inning rally as No. 5 Cal Poly opened Big West Conference play with an 8-0 victory over UC Davis on Friday night before 1,177 in Baggett Stadium.
March 28, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Fierro Finishes 42nd in 200 Freestyle Prelims at NCAA Championships Competing in the second of his three events at this week's NCAA Men's Swimming Championships, Cal Poly's Sonny Fierro raced in the 200-yard freestyle prelims at Lee and Joe Jamail Swimming Center on Friday afternoon.
March 27, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Fierro Opens NCAA Championships in 500 Freestyle Prelims In the first of his three scheduled events at the NCAA Men's Swimming Championships this week, Cal Poly sophomore Sonny Fierro raced in the 500-yard freestyle prelims at Lee and Joe Jamail Swimming Center on Thursday afternoon.
March 27, 2014 | Football Thirteen Former Mustangs Participate in NFL Pro Day A total of 13 former Cal Poly football players -- nine from last year's team and four more from the 2012 squad -- completed a series of drills in Thursday's NFL Pro Day.
March 27, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly to Host No. 19 Boise State at 11 a.m. Sunday The match will be the first of three consecutive non-conference contests for Cal Poly before returning to Big West Conference play against UC Davis at 11 a.m. April 12 at San Luis Obispo Country Club.
March 26, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Slate by Hosting UC Davis This Weekend Cal Poly (20-4), which reached the 20-win plateau Monday, the earliest for a Mustang squad since the implementation of the uniform start date in 2008, continues an 18-game home stand and opens Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against UC Davis (12-9) in Baggett Stadium.
March 26, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women’s Tennis Drops 4-0 Decision to Hawai’i After dropping the doubles point to Hawai'i on Wednesday afternoon, the Cal Poly women's tennis program fell in the first three finalized singles matches and, despite leading in the remaining three contests, the Mustangs suffered a 4-0 shortened defeat.
March 26, 2014 | Track & Field Mustangs to Host Cal Poly/ShareSLO.com Invitational on Saturday Two Olympians and several other former All-Americans will be among the competitors at this week's Cal Poly/ShareSLO.com Track and Field Invitational.
March 25, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustangs Continue Seven-Match Home Stand Wednesday versus Hawai’i Three contests through a seven-match home stand, the Cal Poly women’s tennis program turns its focus back toward Big West Conference action as the Mustangs host Hawai’i on Wednesday, March 26.
March 25, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs Into Top Ten in All Five Major Division I Polls Cal Poly, as high as No. 12 in its first 19 years of Division I baseball, has achieved a Top 10 ranking in all five major Division I polls this week.
March 25, 2014 | Football Cal Poly Football’s NFL Pro Day for Seniors Set for Thursday Ten former Cal Poly football players will participate in Thursday’s NFL Pro Day.
March 24, 2014 | Softball Hyland Earns Third Big West Pitcher of the Week Honor After tossing 11 scoreless innings, earning both of the Cal Poly softball team's victories last week and striking out a career-high 15 Dartmouth batters, Mustang freshman righthander Sierra Hyland earned her third Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honor on Monday afternoon.
March 24, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Clinches California Series With 16-8 Win No. 5 Cal Poly erased an 8-2 deficit with a 13-run second-inning rally and went on to beat California 16-8 in the final game of a four-game non-conference baseball series Monday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Earns 8-4 Victory Over California for 2-1 Series Lead Cal Poly’s top three hitters in the lineup -- Tim Wise, Jordan Ellis and Nick Torres -- combined for six hits and five RBI while sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist improved his unblemished record to 5-0 as the No. 6 Mustangs defeated California 8-4 Sunday afternoon before 2,182 in Baggett Stadium.
March 22, 2014 | Track & Field Cal Poly Wins Five Events; Williams Moves to No. 3 in School History The Cal Poly track and field team won five events and saw a hurdler run one of the three best times in program history at the UC Irvine Spring Break Collegiate Invitational on Saturday in Anteater Track Stadium.
March 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Falls to Cal 8-3 in Second Game of Series Cal Poly’s 18-game home winning streak stretching to the 2013 season came to an end Saturday night as California erupted for four runs in the second inning and never looked back en route to an 8-3 victory over the No. 6 Mustangs at Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2014 | Wrestling Lotito Eliminated From 2014 NCAA Division I National Championships Cal Poly sophomore Devon Lotito has been eliminated from the 2014 NCAA Division I National Wrestling Championships hosted by the University of Oklahoma in Chesapeake Energy Arena, falling 4-1 to Rossi Bruno of Michigan on Friday morning.
March 21, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Opens Cal Series With 4-1 Victory Junior southpaw Matt Imhof picked up his fifth win, combining with Taylor Chris on a five-hitter, while senior catcher Chris Hoo and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias combined for five hits and three RBI as No. 6 Cal Poly defeated Cal 4-1 in the opener of a four-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,468 in Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly’s NCAA Tournament Run Ends versus Top-Seeded Wichita State Junior guard Maliik Love finished with a team-leading nine points, but the Cal Poly men’s basketball program saw its inaugural NCAA Division I Tournament run come to a close inside the Scottrade Center on Friday evening as the 16th-seeded Mustangs fell to Midwest Regional No. 1 seed Wichita State in second-round action, 64-37.
March 20, 2014 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Fall to USD in First Round of WNIT, 82-59 The Cal Poly women’s basketball season came to an end Thursday evening at the Jenny Craig Pavilion in San Diego when the University of San Diego defeated the Mustangs, 82-59, in the first round of the 2014 WNIT.
March 20, 2014 | Wrestling Lotito Wins Two of Three Matches on First Day of NCAA Championships Cal Poly sophomore Devon Lotito won two of three matches Thursday and is still alive in the wrestlebacks at the 2014 NCAA Division I National Wrestling Championships hosted by the University of Oklahoma in Chesapeake Energy Arena.
March 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Long Home Stand by Hosting California for Four Games Cal Poly (17-3), ranked No. 6 by Perfect Game, No. 7 in the Baseball America poll and No. 10 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues an 18-game home stand with a four-game non-conference series against California (10-9) Friday through Monday in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 18, 2014 | Track & Field Frias Named Big West Track Athlete of the Week After Historic 3,000 Run Cal Poly senior distance runner Chris Frias was announced as the Big West Conference Men's Track Athlete of the Week on Tuesday.
March 18, 2014 | Wrestling Lotito to Compete in NCAA Championship at Oklahoma City Sophomore 133-pounder Devon Lotito is Cal Poly’s lone representative in the 2014 NCAA Division I National Wrestling Championship, scheduled to begin its three-day run Thursday in Oklahoma City, Okla.
March 17, 2014 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Draw WCC's San Diego for First Round of WNIT, Thursday The Cal Poly women's basketball team will travel South for a first round game in the Women's National Invitation Tournament game on Thursday, March 20, for a game against the University of San Diego. Tip for the game is scheduled for 6 pm. It is the fourth time in four seasons the team has advanced to play in the postseason.
March 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball Tickets for NCAA First Four Game in Dayton On Sale Online Tickets for Cal Poly's NCAA Division I First Four game Wednesday in Dayton, Ohio, may be purchased online through PolyTix.
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Earns Conference, National Honors for Third Time This Season Cal Poly southpaw Matt Imhof, who for the third time this season has struck out at least 14 batters in a game, has collected two more weekly honors.
March 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Mustangs Draw Texas Southern in NCAA Tournament First Four One of the final automatic qualifiers for the NCAA Division I Tournament after capturing the program's first Big West Conference Tournament title late Saturday evening, the Cal Poly men's basketball team will be one of the first programs to compete in postseason play as the Mustangs will face fellow No. 16 seed Texas Southern on Wednesday, March 19 in the First Four. The first-round NCAA Tournament matchup inside UD Arena in Dayton, Ohio, is scheduled for 3:40 p.m. PT with action televised on truTV.
March 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Wraps Up 6-0 Week With 7-2 Win Over Wagner Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his second victory of the week while senior third baseman Jimmy Allen knocked in four runs with three hits as the No. 8 Cal Poly baseball team completed a perfect 6-0 week at home with a 7-2 victory over Wagner on Sunday in Baggett Stadium.
March 16, 2014 | Softball Cal Poly Edges New Mexico State, Saint Mary's at Fresno State Classic Two more stellar pitching performances from freshman Sierra Hyland, aided by some timely hitting, carried the Cal Poly softball team to a pair of wins Sunday, first 1-0 over New Mexico State and then 3-2 over Saint Mary's, on the last day of the Fresno State Classic at Bulldog Diamond.
March 15, 2014 | Track & Field Bultman, Nielsen Lead Cal Poly in Season-Opening Meet at Fresno State Propelled by wins in 11 of 18 events, the Cal Poly men's track and field team won 115-67 in a season-opening dual meet against Fresno State on Saturday, while the Mustangs tied the Bulldogs 95-95 on the women's side.
March 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly, Cal State Northridge Meet in Big West Tournament Championship Just twice prior in its 20-year Division I tenure has the Cal Poly men's basketball team advanced to the Big West Conference Tournament championship game but, Saturday evening, the seventh-seeded Mustangs have the opportunity to become the first squad in program history to reach the NCAA Division I Tournament when squaring off against No. 5 Cal State Northridge. Tip time for the 2014 Big West Tournament title game is set for 7:30 p.m.
March 15, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Defeats Penn 4-1 for Fifth Win in a Row After seizing the doubles point in a convincing manner Saturday afternoon, the Cal Poly men's tennis team kept its midseason momentum rolling, defeating Penn 4-1 in a shortened match at Mustang Courts.
March 15, 2014 | Women's Basketball Late Mustang Rally Falls Short in Championship Game The Cal Poly women’s basketball team rallied from a 20 point second half deficit to pull within six points late in the game only to fall, 73-58, to Cal State Northridge in the Big West Conference Tournament Championship game on Saturday at the Honda Center in Anaheim.
March 15, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Strikes Out 10 as Cal Poly Clinches Wagner Series With 3-1 Win Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist struck out a career-high 10 in seven innings and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias doubled to drive in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Wagner 3-1 in a non-conference baseball game Saturday night before 1,093 in Baggett Stadium.
March 15, 2014 | Softball Hyland Leads Cal Poly to 6-1 Win at Fresno State A five-run third inning, coupled with another dominant performance in the circle from freshman Sierra Hyland, lifted the Cal Poly softball team to a 6-1 win over the host of the Fresno State Classic on Saturday afternoon at Bulldog Diamond.
March 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Takes Big West Tournament Title; Advances to NCAA Tournament Senior forward Chris Eversley scored a game-high 18 points for the Cal Poly men’s basketball team, which will make the first NCAA Division I Tournament appearance in school history after the Mustangs outlasted fifth-seeded Cal State Northridge Saturday evening in the Big West Conference Tournament finale inside the Honda Center, 61-59.
March 14, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women’s Tennis Friday Match versus UMKC Canceled Due to travel difficulties, the Cal Poly women’s tennis team’s Friday, March 14 match against UMKC – scheduled for 12 noon on Mustang Courts – has been canceled. The match will not be made up.
March 14, 2014 | Softball Cal Poly Falls Twice on Friday to Open Fresno State Classic Freshman righthander Sierra Hyland struck out eight Colorado State batters during the Cal Poly softball program's opening game on Friday at the Fresno State Classic and junior lefthander Chloe Wurst chalked up six strikeouts against Ohio State in the nightcap, but the Mustangs dropped both contests at Bulldog Diamond, falling to the Rams (6-2) and the Buckeyes (5-0).
March 14, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly to Host Wagner College, Continuing 18-Game Homestand Cal Poly (14-3), ranked No. 8 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 12 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues an 18-game home stand and a stretch of six games in six days, hosting Wagner College (8-2) for a three-game non-conference series in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 14, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out 14 as Cal Poly Opens Wagner Series With 8-1 Victory Junior southpaw Matt Imhof struck out 14 over eight innings and combined with Mark Suniga on a three-hitter as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Wagner 8-1 in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,057 in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Northern Illinois Series With 11-9 Win Senior third baseman Jimmy Allen scored on a wild pitch to snap an 8-8 tie in the seventh inning and No. 8 Cal Poly went on to beat Northern Illinois 11-9 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2014 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Pushes Winning Streak to Four With 6-1 Victory Over Furman After earning the doubles point in close fashion Thursday afternoon, the Cal Poly men's tennis team prevailed in all but one singles matchup at Mustang Courts to defeat Furman 6-1.
March 12, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Clinches Northern Illinois Series With 10-1 Victory First baseman Tim Wise and center fielder Jordan Ellis combined for six hits and three RBI while junior right-hander Danny Zandona picked up his first win of the season as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Northern Illinois 10-1 in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2014 | Men's Basketball Mustangs Head to Anaheim Seeking First NCAA Tournament Appearance Chasing the first NCAA Division I Tournament appearance in school history, the seventh-seeded Cal Poly men’s basketball program opens play at the 39th Big West Conference Tournament against No. 2 UC Santa Barbara on Thursday, March 13. Tip time inside the Honda Center in Anaheim is scheduled for 12 noon.
March 12, 2014 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly to Play in Semifinal Round Against No. 3 Hawai'i, Friday The Cal Poly women's basketball team will advance to Friday's semifinal game against the No. 3 seed, Hawai'i, at the Big West Conference Tournament at 2:30 pm in Anaheim after defeating UC Santa Barbara, 79-68, this past Saturday.
March 12, 2014 | Swimming & Diving Fierro Selected to Swim at NCAA Championships at Texas Heading into the national championships, which will be held March 27-29, Fierro is ranked No. 22 in the country in the 1,650-yard freestyle.
March 12, 2014 | Softball Mustangs Back in Action Friday Morning at Fresno State Classic Looking to extend the program's lengthiest winning streak in four seasons, the Cal Poly softball program wraps its five-tournament, pre-Big West Conference odyssey when visiting the March 13-16 Fresno State Classic.
March 12, 2014 | Women's Tennis Mustangs Add Friday Match, Prepare for Non-Conference Duo Four days after adding UMKC to its regular season schedule and extending a home stand to eight successive matches, the Cal Poly women’s tennis program preps for the heart of its Big West Conference schedule when welcoming the Kangaroos to Mustang Courts on Friday, March 14 (12 noon) before facing Texas-Arlington on Saturday, March 15 (10 a.m.).
March 11, 2014 | Men's Tennis Men’s Tennis Dominate Radford in Non-Conference Match, 5-2 The Cal Poly men’s tennis team continued its winning ways after a 5-2 win over Radford in a non-conference win on Wednesday at the Mustang Courts.
March 11, 2014 | Softball Hyland Earns Second Big West Pitcher of the Week Honor After compiling a 0.56 ERA, posting a 6-0 record and striking out 45 hitters against seven walks at the March 7-9 Mustang Classic, Cal Poly softball freshman righthander Sierra Hyland was named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week on Monday morning.
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Nov 1, 2014
Men: L, 109-168; Women: L, 144-150 at UC Santa Barbara
Final
Men: 2nd/8 (49); Women: 2nd/9 (66) vs. Big West Conference Championship
@ Riverside, Calif.
Final
Cal Poly
vs. Bulldog Classic
@ Fresno, Calif.
TBA
27 Montana State
35 at Cal Poly
Final
Homecoming
1 Cal Poly
3 at UC Davis
Final
Nov 2, 2014
NTS at Clarion Open
Final
Cal Poly
vs. Bulldog Classic
@ Fresno, Calif.
TBA
0 Cal Poly
1 at Cal State Fullerton
Final
ESPN3 (TV)
2 UC Santa Barbara
0 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 3, 2014
vs. Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational
@ Makai GC, Princeville, Kauai, HI
9 a.m.
Nov 4, 2014
vs. Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational
@ Makai GC, Princeville, Kauai, HI
9 a.m.
Nov 5, 2014
Ninth vs. Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational
@ Makai GC, Princeville, Kauai, HI
Final
1 Cal Poly
2 at UC Davis
Final - 2OT
Nov 6, 2014
0 Long Beach State
0 at Cal Poly
Final - PK Away
Big West Conference Tournament - Semifinal
Nov 7, 2014
NTS at Trojan Diving Invitational
Final
3 UC Irvine
1 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 8, 2014
W, 161-120 Pepperdine (W)
Final
NTS at Trojan Diving Invitational
Final
Lost 15-18 Cal Baptist
at Cal Poly
Final
Lost 9-24 San Francisco State
at Cal Poly
Final
28 Cal Poly
30 at Idaho State
Final
1 Cal State Fullerton
3 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 9, 2014
NTS at Trojan Diving Invitational
Final
Nov 14, 2014
Lost 9-30 Purdue
at Cal Poly
Final
Men: 12th/29 (327); Women: 15th/34 (412) vs. NCAA West Regional Championship
@ Palo Alto, Calif.
Final
0 Cal Poly
3 at Long Beach State
Final
ESPN3 (TV)
Nov 15, 2014
Men: L, 112-176; Women: L, 118-176 Wyoming
Final
49 Cal Poly
65 at Nevada
Final
48 UC Davis
35 at Cal Poly
Final
Battle for the Golden Horseshoe
0 Cal Poly
3 at CSUN
Final
Nov 16, 2014
NTS vs. Roadrunner Open
@ Selland Arena, Fresno, CA
Final
56 Cal Poly
67 at Fresno State
Final
Nov 18, 2014
44 San Francisco State
65 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 20, 2014
vs. A3 Performance Invitational
@ East Los Angeles College
Final
Nov 21, 2014
vs. A3 Performance Invitational
@ East Los Angeles College
Final
Northern Colorado
at Cal Poly
3 p.m.
University Union Plaza
60 Delaware
78 at Cal Poly
Final
87 Cal Poly
79 at Loyola Marymount
Final
Nov 22, 2014
Men: 3rd/9 (1,211.5); Women: 7th/15 (445) vs. A3 Performance Invitational
@ East Los Angeles College
Final
34 Cal Poly
3 at San Diego
Final
3 Hawai'i
1 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 23, 2014
67 Portland
76 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 25, 2014
76 Pepperdine
69 at Cal Poly
Final
Nov 26, 2014
UC Santa Barbara
at Cal Poly
5:00 PM
Cal Poly
at California
7:00 PM
Pac-12 Network (TV)
Nov 28, 2014
Texas A&M Corpus Christi
at Kent St.
3:00 PM
San Luis Obispo, Calif.
Dartmouth
at Cal Poly
5:00 PM
Cal Poly/ShareSLO Holiday Tournament - Free Admission
Nov 29, 2014
Dartmouth
vs. Kent St.
@ San Luis Obispo, Calif.
3:00 PM
Cal Poly/ShareSLO Holiday Tournament
Texas A&M Corpus Christi
at Cal Poly
5:00 PM
Cal Poly/ShareSLO Holiday Tournament - Free Admission
Cal Poly
at Saint Mary's
7:00 PM
Comcast Hometown Network (TV/Northern California)
No events today
Women's Basketball
Final Tuesday, Nov 25
76 Pepperdine
69 Cal Poly
Women's Basketball
Final Sunday, Nov 23
67 Portland
76 Cal Poly
Women's Volleyball
Final Saturday, Nov 22
3 Hawai'i
1 Cal Poly
Football
Final Saturday, Nov 22
34 Cal Poly
3 San Diego
Swimming and Diving
Final Saturday, Nov 22
Men: 3rd/9 (1,211.5); Women: 7th/15 (445) A3 Performance Invitational
@ East Los Angeles College
Men's Basketball
Final Friday, Nov 21
60 Delaware
78 Cal Poly
Women's Basketball
Final Friday, Nov 21
87 Cal Poly
79 Loyola Marymount
Men's Basketball
Final Tuesday, Nov 18
44 San Francisco State
65 Cal Poly
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