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Softball: Northridge faces Titans in last series of season

Jay Guillory

May 11, 2011

CSUN has been playing its best softball as of late, winning four out of the last six games and second-straight conference series, improving its league record to 8-10. Northridge will travel to Cal State Fullerton for the final three games of the 2011 season. The Matadors and Titans face off for a doubleheader at Anderson Family Field in Fulle...

Softball: Matadors host UC Riverside in last home series of season

Jay Guillory

May 4, 2011

CSUN  will be playing the last series of the season at Matador Diamond this weekend, where four graduating seniors will be honor prior to the series finale this weekend against UC Riverside. "Were definitely ready to play UCR a big rival game for us. Last season, it got pretty intense between us,...

Softball: Matadors face Cal Poly in second to last Big West home series

Jay Guillory

April 26, 2011

The Cal State Northridge softball team (16-28, 4-8 Big West) returns home for a three-game Big West series against Cal Poly (7-31, 3-9 Big West) this weekend. The Matadors are led by Mikayla Thiegles, the Big West Conference leader in home runs with 11. The Matadors have two series left at Matador Diamond with each game pivotal in the team’s effort to make the conference tournament....

NFL lockout: rich people squabble over more

Jay Guillory

April 25, 2011

The National Football League ordered a lockout after talks between the league and the players’ union collapsed, resulting in the first workers’ strike in America’s most popular professional sport in nearly a quarter of a century. The reason the league and players were unable to reach an agreement...

Softball: CSUN to face No. 2 Gauchos

Jay Guillory

April 20, 2011

The Cal State Northridge softball team (16-25, 3-6 Big West) will travels to Santa Barbara to face the Gauchos (22-19, 6-3 Big West) in a Big West Conference matchup. The Matadors and UCSB will play a doubleheader Friday, followed by a single game on Saturday. The all-time series record vs. UCSB gives CSUN the edge with a 47-22-1 lead. The last t...

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors drop final game of season

Jay Guillory

April 17, 2011

The Matadors concluded their season just the way they started it: with a straight-set loss. The first was against UC Santa Barbara, but this time it was by fifth-ranked Long Beach State (14-13,12-10 MPSF) Saturday at the Walter Pyramid. CSUN (7-22, 5-17 MPSF) failed to win due its inconsistency...

Men’s volleyball plays Long Beach State in last MPSF match of season

Jay Guillory

April 13, 2011

The Matadors (7-21, 5-16 MPSF) will play their final match of the season in an MPSF contest against the Long Beach State 49ers. This is the first time since 2001 the Matadors will not be competing in the MPSF Tournament. Prior to this year, CSUN had finished among the top eight in each and every season. The...

Men’s Volleyball: Northridge losses final home game in three straight sets to UC Irvine

Men’s Volleyball: Northridge losses final home game in three straight sets to UC Irvine

Jay Guillory

April 10, 2011

The hype of honoring their three seniors in the last home match of the season did not produce a win for the lowly Matadors. The Cal State Northridge men's volleyball team (7-21, 5-16 MPSF) lost the ninth home game of the season on a night when they honored Tanner Nua, Kaleo Baxter and Jeff Baxte...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN to face Hawaii in back-to-back games

Jay Guillory

March 30, 2011

The CSUN men's volleyball team travels to Hawaii this week for a double-header against the Warriors (12-11, 10-8 MPSF) for a conference match. CSUN is coming off a three straight match losses and looks to get back on track. "We all are just playing for pride ride right now. We as a team are still...

CSUN Volleyball: Matadors lose third straight match

Jay Guillory

March 27, 2011

Junior setter Matt Stork hammered down a career-high 24 kills in a losing effort against the Pacific Tigers (10-15, 4-13 MPSF). The Cal State Northridge volleyball team (6-18, 4-13 MPSF) lost their third match in a row. The Matadors could not hold on to a first game win (25-17) and dropped the final three (25-23, 25-18, 26-24) at Pacific on Saturday. St...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN prepares for a four-match road trip

Jay Guillory

March 23, 2011

After sweeping No. 2 BYU on Friday, the Matadors seemed like they had finally turn the tables to salvage their sub par season. This did not quite happen as the Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team (6-16, 4-11 MPSF) got a taste of their own medicine and were swept by the Cougars on Saturday...

Matadors split two matches with No.2 BYU

Jay Guillory

March 20, 2011

The Matador men’s volleyball team (6-16, 4-11 MPSF) split against the No. 2 BYU Cougars (14-7, 10-6 MPSF) by taking the first match in straight sets Friday, but lost the second match Saturday. The Cougars bounced back to beat CSUN in a dominating win 25-17, 25-16, 25-19. After CSUN’s good performance the night before, it was clear the...

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