The Cougar Chronicle

Cougars drop two games to San Francisco State

Nic Pollino, Sports Reporter

March 31, 2017


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Men’s baseball played against their California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) conference opponent, the Gators of San Francisco State University, the Cougars fell 2-3.   Game one featured pitcher Taylor Ahearn as the starter who lasted 3.1 innings allowing eight runs. This puts A...

CSUSM golf brings home seventh place

Kailee Marceau, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017


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The CSUSM’s men’s golf team competed at the California Baptist Invitational, on March 21, at Eagle Glen Golf Club in Corona. Some of the competing teams included Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Chico State, Cal State Monterey Bay and Cal Baptist. The results of the invitational allowed the Cougar...

Women’s golf prevails in Spring Fling tournament

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

March 31, 2017


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On March 16 and 17 the women’s golf team placed second at the Augustana Spring Fling tournament in Palm Desert.   Bergen Benedict led the Cougars with a 5-over 149 tying second with Paige Lyle from Rollins College. “I was very proud of myself by how I was able to keep my chin up when things went...

Track and in Aztec field leads with striking times

Antonio Pequeño IV, A&E Editor

March 31, 2017


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Men and women’s Track and Field traveled to San Diego State University for the 39th Annual Aztec Invitational on March 24 and 25. The Cougars as a whole had a relatively solid outing alongside some standout performances.   On the women's side, Senior Cristen Lane won the 1500m with a pe...

The man, the myth, the legend: Steve Scott

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

March 31, 2017


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Cherished coach, Olympian and passionate runner are all phrases to describe Track and Field Coach Steve Scott. Born and raised in Upland, California, Scott’s interest for running didn’t begin until junior high when his friend encouraged him to join cross country. “I got involved in eighth g...

Intramurals brought to you by Campus REC

Intramurals brought to you by Campus REC

Nic Pollino, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2017


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The Spring 2017 intramural season is about to begin. This semester Campus REC is providing many sports such as Speed Soccer, Volleyball, 5v5 Basketball, 3v3 Basketball, Futsal, Softball and Flag Football.   All these sports are co-rec, except basketball, giving men and women athletes the oppor...

Women’s volleyball reigns victorious at Regional Tournament

Women’s volleyball reigns victorious at Regional Tournament

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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On Feb. 19 women’s club volleyball team swept away the competition at the Regional Tournament hosted by Cal State San Bernardino.   The Cougars played Cal State Fullerton and Cal State San Bernardino winning both games. The team was expected to play UCI however, the Anteaters were unable t...

Women’s Lacrosse succeeds in Santa Barbara Tournament

Women’s Lacrosse succeeds in Santa Barbara Tournament

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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CSUSM’s women’s club lacrosse team reigns victorious against Northern Arizona University (NAU) at the Santa Barbara tournament on Feb. 18, however due to weather the other three games were canceled. The Cougars stepped on the field ready to play, with spirits high and minds focused. The Cougars ...

Cougars get win on Senior Night

Cougars get win on Senior Night

Shane Siemsen, Assistant Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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On Feb. 18 CSUSM Cougars hosted the Pioneers of Cal State East Bay. The Cougars clawed their way to a victory after 11 lead changes, by a score of 70-63. Filled with emotion from the beginning, the night started off with the Cougars honoring their seniors Dayton Boddie, Tyson Kygar, Novian Cherry, Jor...

Women’s basketball fall short on senior night

Women’s basketball fall short on senior night

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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On Feb. 18 women’s basketball held their senior night game against Cal State East Bay at 5:30 p.m. in the Sports Center, the Cougars were swept away with the final score 68-81. The night opened up with a brief ceremony honoring the two seniors on the team, Guards Dee Armenta and Ashley Jenkins. ...

Softball splits doubleheader against San Bernardino

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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CSUSM’s softball team secured their first win of the season against San Bernardino in a doubleheader on Feb. 17 at 12 p.m. The first game ended in a 3-1 win, the second ended with a 4-6 loss.   Unfortunately, the following doubleheader in the series was postponed due to weather. The Cougar...

Cougars roll through Concordia in four game sweep

Cougars roll through Concordia in four game sweep

Nic Pollino, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2017


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The Cougar’s baseball game, originally scheduled for Feb. 18 was moved to Feb. 16 due to inclement weather. The following doubleheader in the series stuck to schedule and took place on Feb. 17. On the first game CSUSM traveled to Concordia University in Irvine and came out victorious over the Eag...