The Cougar Chronicle

Cougars fall to Cal State Monterey Bay

Bri Savant, Sports Reporter

April 24, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

basketball game recap 2/24/18 Cougars win final game of the 2017-2018 season

Sonya Makkanji, Sports Reporter

March 7, 2018

CSUSM Cougars end their season on a high note beating CSU Dominguez Hills Toros on Saturday, February 24 game 93 to 78 at the CSUSM’s Sport Center Arena. Men’s Basketball end their season 20 wins - 8 losses as CSU Dominguez Hills have 13 wins and 15 losses.   This is the last baske...

CSUSM Cougars drop the ball in Saturdays double header

Sonya Makkanji, Sports Reporter

March 7, 2018

The sun was out this past weekend in La Jolla, however our beloved Cougars could not make it out from under the clouds. The CSUSM’s Softball team played hard, unfortunately they could not commit to a win.  For the first of their doubleheader, the cougars played UC San Diego and took a loss finishing...

From surfing “gnarly” waves in Oahu to organizing a team

March 6, 2018

Shane Freyberger, sophomore global business major and President of the CSUSM Surf Club hopes are for the team to come together for a national regional championship. Freyberger has been surfing for 12 years since he was eight-years-old and has been continuing since, nothing is slowing him down.  ...

Cougars come up short against Cal Poly Pomona

Bri Savant, Sports Reporter

March 6, 2018

In a much-anticipated game, CSUSM’s men’s basketball team fell short against Cal Poly Pomona’s Broncos on Feb. 10 with a final score of 69-63, at the Sports Center. With both teams vying for the number one spot in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) rankings, the basketball game a...

Introducing our Spring Sport Players Isaias Torres and Kat Calderon

Samantha Carrillo, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 6, 2018

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-baccalaureate program.   Who ins...