The Cougar Chronicle

Cougars defeat rival the Tritons in conference opener

Mollie Smith, Sports Reporter

September 14, 2018


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The Cal State San Marcos volleyball team took down the UC San Diego Tritons, three sets to one, in the first California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) match of the season on Saturday, Sept. 9 at The Sports Center.   After a back-and-forth opening set, CSUSM came out on top 25-20. The Tritons...

Introducing Coach Stef Ewing

Introducing Coach Stef Ewing

Kathryn McMahon, Sports Reporter

September 14, 2018


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The CSUSM softball team has a new Head Coach, Stef Ewing.   According to CSUSM Cougars, Coach Ewing was the assistant softball coach at New Mexico State for three years.  She helped the team to three Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Regular Season Conference Championships and two WAC Conference T...

New coach sees track as team sport

New coach sees track as team sport

Bryanna Martinez, Sports Editor

September 14, 2018


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After coach Steve Scott’s retirement, Torrey Olson is the new head coach for the CSUSM track and field and Cross Country team.   According to CSUSM Cougars, Olson recently came from the Academy of Art University as the Director of Track and Field and Cross Country. Previously at the Unive...

CSUSM Cougar Sports News Update

Bryanna Martinez, Sports Editor

April 24, 2018


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California State University of San Marcos’ Women’s Cougar Golf team won the CCAA (California Collegiate Athletics Association) Championships in Sonoma, CA at the Sonoma Golf Club the week of Mon. April 16 - Wed. 18 placed first out of six teams -- CSUSM ranks 2 in the West Region. CSUSM Women’...

CSUSM club volleyball dive their way to charity and teamwork

Hannah Snider, Assistant Sports Editor

April 24, 2018


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CSUSM’s club volleyball team made their mark roughly six years ago, and continues to preserve and grow through each passing year. Anna Jensen, the president of the organization, said she hopes her team gains a new sense of leadership, teamwork, and school spirit during their time on the court. The te...

Cougars fall to Cal State Monterey Bay

Bri Savant, Sports Reporter

April 24, 2018


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CSUSM’s baseball team takes a loss to Cal State Monterey Bay’s Otters on Saturday, Mar. 31. With a final score of 4-2, the Cougars are now 8-16 in the College Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA).  Saturday’s game was the series finale versus the Otters, the Cougars came up short 0-4 overall in th...

Make your adventure in San Diego active and outdoor friendly

Sonya Makkanji, Sports Reporter

April 3, 2018


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Work hard, play hard. As college students, it becomes important for us to remember to take some time for ourselves and to rejuvenate when we can.     San Diego is home to a myriad of outdoor activities, a highlight of those adventures are The La Jolla sea caves, formally known as the Mam...

The fierce 12: CSUSM’s unstoppable women’s lacrosse team

Jonathan Sarabia, Sports Reporter

April 3, 2018


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Ranked as sixth in the nation, 11 wins and one loss, our CSUSM women’s lacrosse club advances to the playoff rounds.   Our women’s lacrosse club competes in division two and will attend the Western Women’s Lacrosse League regionals at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo on April 13 to April 15....

Coach Scott holds the record for most miles under four minutes.

Bryanna Martinez, Sports Editor

April 3, 2018


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How many years have you been coaching?   19 years   What were your personal achievements prior to coaching?   “I was in three Olympic teams 1980, 1984 and 1988. I was an American record holder in the one mile for 26 years. I hold the record for running the most miles un...

CSUSM Campus Rec Sport Club: Men’s Lacrosse

CSUSM Campus Rec Sport Club: Men’s Lacrosse

Jonathan Sarabia, Sports Reporter

March 7, 2018


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Sport Club programs provided by Campus Rec allows students to create bonds with others of similar interests.  It is because of the dedication and passion that is shared by these individuals including students and staff that continue to have the program standing.   The team was started by Chase Allvord in 201...

Student Athlete Spotlight: Baseball & Softball

March 7, 2018


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Isaias Torres, Catcher/Designated Hitter, Senior.   What is your major and what do you plan to do with your degree?   Kinesiology with a pre health emphasis and a minor in Biology. I hope to go to medical school after graduation or a post-bachelaurete program.   Who insp...

Cougars take a win and a loss versus Cal Poly Pomona in doubleheader

Bri Savant, Sports Reporter

March 7, 2018


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The CSUSM’s baseball team take a win, 6-5, and a loss, 15-1, versus Cal Poly Pomona Broncos in a doubleheader Sunday, February 26.  The Cougars are now 1-3 in the College Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). Sunday first opened a game at 11 a.m., a few hits from both sides in the first thre...