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Softball: CSUN splits game in Grand Canyon University Invitational

Softball: CSUN splits game in Grand Canyon University Invitational

Sean Thomas

February 21, 2015

The Matadors (9-3) dropped the first of their two game set to Weber State (4-3) to open the Grand Canyon International before picking up their ninth win of the season against host school Grand Canyon University (6-8). Weber State's senior starting pitcher MaCauley Flint stifled the CSUN batters throughout...

Softball: CSUN closes classic with shut out of Utah State

Softball: CSUN closes classic with shut out of Utah State

Sean Thomas

February 16, 2015

Bouncing back from a Saturday loss, the Matador's (8-2) picked up their eighth win of the season by defeating the Utah State Aggies in their last game of the 2015 DeMarini/Desert Classic on Sunday. Starting pitcher Brianna Elder, who in the game prior only managed to record one out against the University...

Softball: CSUN splits games on day two of DeMarini/Desert Classic

Softball: CSUN splits games on day two of DeMarini/Desert Classic

Sean Thomas

February 15, 2015

After sweeping their competition on the first day of the 2015 DeMarini/Desert Classic, the Matadors (7-2) split their pair of games on day two with a 12-5 win against Indiana University Hoosiers (2-6), followed by a 8-0 night-time loss to the University of Utah Utes (5-4). The Matador's bats proved...

Softball: Hot streak continues as CSUN marks two wins Friday

Softball: Hot streak continues as CSUN marks two wins Friday

Sean Thomas

February 14, 2015

The Matadors (6-1) added two wins to their record Friday after defeating both Portland State (2-5) and the University of New Mexico (3-3) to open the 2015 DeMarini/Desert Classic in Las Vegas. Northridge needed only five innings to defeat Portland State, their first opponent of the tournament. The...

Softball: CSUN caps Kajikawa Classic with upset over No. 16 Arizona State

Softball: CSUN caps Kajikawa Classic with upset over No. 16 Arizona State

Sean Thomas

February 9, 2015

CSUN (4-1) closed out the 2015 Kajikawa Classic with an upset over the host school No. 16 Arizona State (4-3) on Sunday to continue their hot 2015 start. Matadors starting freshman pitcher Zoe Conley had a roughing outing against the Sun Devil's, allowing two runs and three walks in her one inning...

Softball: Maylynn Mitchell makes Big West Player of the Week

Softball: Maylynn Mitchell makes Big West Player of the Week

Sean Thomas

February 9, 2015

Junior third baseman Maylynn Mitchell was selected as the Big West Player of the Week following a strong weekend at the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe, AZ. Mitchell went on a tear, collecting seven base hits in 14 at-bats, three runs, and seven RBIs over five games, including a career high three RBIs in...

Softball: Season starts with success at Kaijikawa Classic

Softball: Season starts with success at Kaijikawa Classic

Sean Thomas

February 7, 2015

The Matadors picked up their first two wins of the season friday after downing both Stanford and Wisconsin to open the 2015 Kajikawa Classic. Senior Pitcher Brianna Elder hurled five scoreless frames before holding off a late- inning rally by the Wisconsin Badgers to seal the 4-3 win. Elder fanned...

Softball: Recruits and veterans ready for challenging season

Softball: Recruits and veterans ready for challenging season

Sean Thomas

February 4, 2015

There's plenty of optimism for the new campaign after a successful 2014 season. After a 31-26 season, which was good enough for sixth place in the Big West, and fifth best record overall, the Matadors enter the 2015 season ranked sixth in early season Big West polls. The ranking has done little to...

Club fair acts as opening ceremony for Black History Month activities on campus

Club fair acts as opening ceremony for Black History Month activities on campus

Sean Thomas

February 3, 2015

  With Black History Month in full swing, various organizations convened at Plaza Del Sol on Tuesday in the University Student Union to provide information for CSUN’s Student body. Representatives from 11 of the campuses black-oriented organizations set up tables in front of the Univers...

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