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Basketball Isuue: Guay stays humble amid success

Basketball Isuue: Guay stays humble amid success

  A lifetime of preparation and a ruthless predisposition catapulted San Diego native and CSUN senior Ashlee Guay to new heights, rewriting the record books in northern Los Angeles. After leading the CSUN women’s basketball team to the 2014 Big West Championship, Guay stormed into the record books, becoming the first Matador to win the […]

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Patience key in historic Lakers losing streak

Patience key in historic Lakers losing streak

The Los Angeles Lakers have a worse record than the Philadelphia 76ers, who lost 26 straight games last season. That’s one of those I-Never-Thought-I’d-Say-That-Out-Loud types of statements. With their loss to the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday, the Lakers are 0-5 to start the season. Other winless teams this season include the always-taking Sixers and the […]

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Extreme Sports Blog: Halloween Special

Extreme Sports Blog: Halloween Special

Board Talk with Hayley Hill

Every year the Berrics does something special for Halloween and this year the theme was “The Skating Dead.” Last year each Pro skater came in a unique well designed and thought out costume of their choice. This year they decided the Berrics decided to have them all dress up as bloody, ghoulish zombies. The video […]

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Women’s Basketball: Matadors put down Master’s College Mustangs in exhibition play

Women’s Basketball: Matadors put down Master’s College Mustangs in exhibition play

The Matadors, returning from a year that led them to the NCAA championship, didn’t take the opening exhibition game of the 2014-15 season lightly. The current Big West Conference champs played against the Master’s College Mustangs with an all-around court ferocity that secured a solid 90-56 victory and left the opposing team frustrated. “We kind […]

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Extreme Sports Blog: New 60’s Inspired Surf Film Grabs Artsy Audience

Extreme Sports Blog: New 60’s Inspired Surf Film Grabs Artsy Audience

Board Talk with Hayley Hill

Mollusk just opened a new surf shop in Silverlake and hosted the premiere to the new surf video, “Expencive Porno Movie” Oct. 18. The film features pros, Alex Knost, Dane Peterson, Devon Howard, Justin Adams, Scotty Stopnik, Trevor Gordon, Kyle Albers, Mikey Detemple, JJ Wessels, Billy Death and Travers Adler and (my personal favorite,) Kassia […]

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Women’s Volleyball: CSUN drops second consecutive game against UC Davis in fifth set

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN drops second consecutive game against UC Davis in fifth set

  The Matadors suffered a five-set loss (25-18, 21-25, 25-19, 19-25, 15-12) to the UC Davis Aggies during their second home-game of the season on Friday. This match against the visiting Aggies (10-10, 5-2) is the Matadors’ (13-6, 4-3) second consecutive loss after coming off of a difficult defeat at the hands of UC Santa […]

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Men’s Soccer: CSUN fails to piece together consecutive wins after loss to Fullerton

Men’s Soccer: CSUN fails to piece together consecutive wins after loss to Fullerton

After a much needed win over the weekend against UC Riverside, the Matadors (5-8-2, 1-4-1 Big West) failed to find the back of the net and conceded an early goal in their 1-0 loss to the Cal State Fullerton Titans (8-6-2, 3-3-0 Big West). The Titans’ early pressure broke a tight and resilient Matador defense […]

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Men’s Golf: CSUN finishes 12th in home tourney

Men’s Golf: CSUN finishes 12th in home tourney

Matadors rise in standings at Bill Cullum Invitational

Playing at their home course, the Matadors could not jump in the standings through three rounds as the team collectively finished 12 over par at the Bill Cullum Invitational at the Wood Ranch Golf Course in Simi Valley Tuesday. CSUN progressively got better through each round, jumping from 18 holes over par in round one, […]

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Women’s Soccer: Matadors continue Big West dominace with punishing win over UC Davis

Women’s Soccer: Matadors continue Big West dominace with punishing win over UC Davis

  CSUN (7-7-1, 4-0) continued to barrel through the Big West Conference with a decisive 4-0 victory over UC Davis (4-9-3, 1-2-2) Thursday at Matador Soccer Field. With a show of force Matadors Cynthia Sanchez, Lyndsey Preston, Tabitha Dixon and Ariana Tran each earned goals for the victory which now puts the squad at the […]

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Extreme Sports Blog: Yoga in the open ocean

Yoga is a challenging form of exercise and meditation. It demands a lot of focus and agility to balance in a variety of poses. Now, imagine doing all of that on a paddleboard in the ocean. Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga (SUP YOGA) is the newest trendy form of yoga that has been gaining popularity recently, […]

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Women’s Soccer: CSUN climbs atop Big West standings with win over UC Riverside

Women’s Soccer: CSUN climbs atop Big West standings with win over UC Riverside

Matadors' third consecutive win comes against the Highlanders

Pulling off a feat that the club hasn’t seen in a decade, CSUN women’s soccer (6-7-1, 3-0 Big West) edged out UC Riverside Highlanders (6-5-3, 1-2-1 BWC) Sunday at home with a 1-0 advantage earning their third consecutive win in conference play. Earning the Matador goal for the win is sophomore forward Cynthia Sanchez who […]

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Men’s Soccer: Matadors avoid five game losing streak but fail to find the net in tie with UC Davis

Men’s Soccer: Matadors avoid five game losing streak but fail to find the net in tie with UC Davis

The Matadors avoided losing a fifth consecutive game Saturday night at Matador Soccer Field, and held the UC Davis Aggies scoreless through 110 minutes. However, CSUN (4-7-2, 0-3-1 Big West) failed to find the back of the net for the second game in a row, giving the UC Davis Aggies their eighth tie of the […]