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Softball: CSUN splits double header with Northern Illinois

Ellen Krausse

March 13, 2013

The Matadors softball team (11-17) split Tuesday's double header against visiting Northern Illinois (7-13), winning the first game 3-2 and losing the second 2-1, surpassing last season's win total of 10. Trailing by one entering the seventh inning of the first game, the Matadors were able to tie it...

Rory McIlroy doesn’t act like a top-ranked player

Rory McIlroy doesn’t act like a top-ranked player

Ellen Krausse

March 6, 2013

  Well on his way to another embarrassing posting on Friday at the Honda Classic, 23 year-old Rory McIlroy went out in Nike fashion. On his way to a possible 80, McIlroy picked up and quit after hitting into the water on the ninth hole in his second round. The promising young McIlroy is...

Baseball: Matadors come close, but fall in 10th inning

Baseball: Matadors come close, but fall in 10th inning

Ellen Krausse

February 24, 2013

For the second day in a row, the Northridge (4-2) baseball team forced USC into extra innings, but unlike Friday night at USC (3-3), the Matadors could not pull it out, losing 6-5 in 10 innings. On Friday night of a home-and-home series, CSUN was able to score five runs in the top of the 11th...

Men’s Volleyball: Five-game homestand ends with loss to Long Beach State

Men’s Volleyball: Five-game homestand ends with loss to Long Beach State

Ellen Krausse

February 23, 2013

Looking to end their five-game homestand on a strong note, the Matadors (7-6, 5-6 MPSF) were unable to keep their momentum after a strong first set, losing to visiting third-ranked Long Beach State (12-4, 10-3) 25-22, 21-25, 22-25, 23-25. Only trailing twice in the first set, the Matadors were una...

Eric Garcetti’s father to interview with CSUN’s Young Democrats

Ellen Krausse

February 11, 2013

The CSUN Young Democrats are holding an endorsement interview for Los Angeles Mayoral candidate Eric Garcetti at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Balboa Room. Democratic candidate Eric Garcetti is currently a Los Angeles City Councilember representing the13th District. Garcetti also served as city council president from 2006 to 2012. Gil Garcet...

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors achieve second upset in a row

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors achieve second upset in a row

Ellen Krausse

February 10, 2013

Fighting back from a first set loss, 10th-ranked CSUN upset 5th-ranked Pepperdine in a five set victory 16-25, 25-22, 25-20, 27-29, 15-13 Friday night. Coming into the game 4-1 at home, the Matadors achieved their second upset victory of the week. "I am real proud of our guys we played wel...

Softball: Matadors kick off season with positive attitude

Softball: Matadors kick off season with positive attitude

Ellen Krausse

February 3, 2013

The Matadors are looking to improve on last year's struggles with a new positive outlook on their 2013 season that kicks off Friday in Arizona. Third-year head coach Tairia Flowers has been working hard with the team on not just physical strength, but on mental toughness on and off the field. ...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN extends winning streak with sweep against Grand Canyon

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN extends winning streak with sweep against Grand Canyon

Ellen Krausse

January 19, 2013

The 10th-ranked Matadors (3-1) men's volleyball team earned their third win in a row after sweeping Grand Canyon University (2-3) Friday night, shutting out their opponent for the second straight game. Northridge completed a flawless non-conference schedule and extended their win streak at home...

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