The Sundial

Men’s volleyball: Matadors win at Matadome with first sweep of the season against Harvard

Jay Guillory

March 13, 2011

The Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team (5-15, 3-10 MPSF) welcomed Harvard Saturday night at the Matadome with the team’s first 3-0 sweep of the season, dominating with an all-around performance. The Matadors hit a season-high .382 hitting percentage (37-8-76) as they cruised through the Crimson (8-6), snapping a five-match losing streak 25-16, 25-20, 25-17. CSUN credits its shutout performance to a strong week in practice. ...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN seeks second home win of the season

Jay Guillory

March 8, 2011

The Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team will take on Loyola University Chicago tonight in its first non-conference matchup since Feb. 5 when the Matadors traveled East to face Penn State and Ohio State. The game will begin a season-long four-game homestand. Northridge has not been good at the Ma...

Fourth-ranked Gauchos win over CSUN in three straight sets

Jay Guillory

March 6, 2011

The Matadors couldn’t get the offense going against the fourth-ranked UC Santa Barbara Gauchos as they dropped their fourth match in a row in straight sets, 25-22, 25-23, 25-15.  The Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team has lost the last four out of five matches without winning a ...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN in rematch against No. 9 UCLA

Jay Guillory

March 1, 2011

This season, the Matadors have struggled defending the Matadome. The Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team has won just one game in their last five at home this season. Coach Jeff Campbell said it has been tough for his team this season, citing inexperience as the reason for the struggles. “We are an inexperienced team. We lost five seni...

CSUN men’s volleyball: Matadors lose again at home against the Waves

Jay Guillory

February 27, 2011

The Matadors have dropped two home games and have now lost for the fifth time in six matches at the Matadome, bringing their record to (4-12, 3-8 MPSF).   The Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team has struggled considerably at home this season, being swept five times, resulting in just one...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN up against No. 1 Trojans

Jay Guillory

February 22, 2011

The Matadors look to get even with the top-ranked USC Trojans tonight at the Matadome. CSUN has dominated the Trojans, beating them in 17 straight matches that extended back to February 2004 before this season. The tides turned when the Cal State Northridge men’s volleyball team traveled to t...

Men’s volleyball: CSUN splits two games on the road

Jay Guillory

February 20, 2011

Northridge got back on track against UC San Diego after a crushing loss to No. 8 UC Irvine on Friday. The CSUN men’s volleyball team kept its win streak alive with its 38th consecutive win over the Tritions. The 38 wins are the longest current winning streak over an opponent for the team. CSUN has hung its hat up on playing consistent error free volle...

Men’s volleyball remains focused after first home victory

Jay Guillory

February 16, 2011

The Matadors finally picked up their first home win of the season Friday after defeating third-ranked Long Beach State in an improbable five-set match. Northridge was on a six-match losing streak before facing the 49ers. Freshman middle blocker Greg Faulkner sealed the win with a hard kill down the...

CSUN women’s basketball defeats Titans, Jasmine Erving scores career-high 35 points

Jay Guillory

February 13, 2011

A night for a player who is averaging career numbers ended with a high note as she led her team to a victory. Matador center Jasmine Erving scored a career-high 35 points becoming the ninth player in school history to score over 1,000 career points in a 71-65 win over the Cal State Fullerton Titans...

Women’s Basketball seeks third win of the season

Jay Guillory

February 8, 2011

The Matadors are coming off a big 82-72 victory at UC Irvine that put them in a position to reach the Big West Conference tournament in March. The team has only seven games left, four which are at home. The Cal State Northridge women’s basketball team (2-21, 2-8 BWC) dealt UCI its fifth conference loss with hot shooting, recording a season-high 64.3...

Women’s basketball: Face UC Riverside and UC Irvine

Jay Guillory

February 2, 2011

The Matadors (1-20, 1-7 Big West) will face UC Riverside at the Matadome tonight. Riverside comes into the match-up at 11-9 overall and 4-3 in Big West competition. Three different players are averaging over 10 points a game for the Bears (I think it should be Highlanders, no?), which includes Alyssa...

CSUN’s women’s basketball: Lose two straight at home

Jay Guillory

January 30, 2011

Cal State Northridge lost both games at the Matadome. The Matadors had a chance to seal a victory against UC Irvine Thursday, but failed to hold onto an 11-point second half lead. CSUN’s lead vanished when Irvine went on a 29-4 run, handing Northridge another devastating loss. The CSUN women’s...

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