June 23, 2017 | Baseball Two-Run Single by Meyer Helps Team USA to Opening-Game Victory In his first at-bat wearing a Team USA jersey, Cal Poly catcher Nick Meyer drove in two runs with a single.
June 23, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Freshman Lanovaz Finishes 7th at USATF Junior Heptathlon Mustang Alumni Trafton, Bruce in Top 15 at IAAF World Championship Qualifier
June 14, 2017 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule
May 25, 2017 | General News Cal Poly Athletics Announces Partnership with adidas Cal Poly Athletics and adidas today announced a five-year exclusive partnership with adidas beginning in June 2017.
June 24, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Alumna Day-Monroe in Third Place After Day 1 of USATF Heptathlon Incoming Mustang Pole Vaulter Tjerrild Takes 5th at Junior Championships; NBC to Televise Live from 1-3 p.m. Sunday
June 17, 2017 | Men's Soccer Colvey Makes History; New Zealand Drops Confederations Cup Opener Former Cal Poly men's soccer defender Kip Colvey became the first Mustang to appear in a FIFA tournament on Saturday after starting for his native New Zealand and playing the first 82 minutes of the FIFA Confederations Cup opening match versus host Russia. The All Whites, however, dropped a 2-0 decision inside Krestovsky Stadium.
June 21, 2017 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Adds Davie Carmichael as Volunteer Assistant Third-year Cal Poly men's soccer head coach Steve Sampson rounded off his managerial staff for the 2017 season on Wednesday with the announcement that former Buffalo head coach Davie Carmichael has joined the Mustang program as a volunteer assistant.
June 16, 2017 | Track & Field Past, Present and Future Mustangs Head to USATF Championships Both meets go through Sunday in Hornet Stadium on the campus of Sacramento State.
June 17, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Several Batters Heating Up in June Several former Cal Poly baseball players are heating up at the plate as the weather warms up for the summer months.
May 1, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Announces Four Summer Camps With the first of the Cal Poly men’s basketball team’s four summer camps just seven weeks away, the Mustang program recently announced its full slate of camps and clinics for 2017.
April 17, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Fine Tune in June, Elite Camp Coming Up This Summer First, the Mustangs will put on Fine Tune in June for players in 8th grade and younger on June 3. Then on Aug. 6, the annual Elite Camp will be open for 9th through 12th-grade players.
June 14, 2017 | Baseball Right-Hander Slater Lee Selected by Oakland Athletics in 24th Round Senior right-hander Slater Lee became the third and final Cal Poly baseball player selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft, chosen by the Oakland Athletics in the 24th round Wednesday.
June 14, 2017 | Baseball Feature on Matt Imhof to be Aired Thursday Night on Fox Sports West Former Cal Poly southpaw Matt Imhof, who served as a volunteer pitching coach with the Mustangs this spring, is the subject of a feature story to be aired on Fox Sports West this week.
June 13, 2017 | Baseball Erich Uelmen Chosen by Chicago Cubs in Fourth Round of MLB Draft Cal Poly junior right-hander Erich Uelmen was the final selection of the fourth round of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday, taken by the Chicago Cubs.
June 10, 2017 | Track & Field Bilo Earns All-American Honors with 10th-Place Finish at NCAA Championships She ran a time of 15:52.82, only 2.18 seconds away from the school record set by Amy Harper in 1983. Bilo becomes the 72nd All-American in track & field all-time at the Division I level for the Mustangs.
June 8, 2017 | Football Shipman Named Cal Poly's Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete Senior Billy Shipman II. a guard on the offensive line of Cal Poly's football team, has been named Cal Poly's Scholar-Athlete for the Big Sky Conference.
June 7, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball to Break Ground on Enhanced Hitting Area The Cal Poly softball program will debut a new covered batting cage and enhanced hitting area for the 2018 season as the Mustang Athletics Department will break ground later this summer at Bob Janssen Field on a project that will include five total batting cages, a revised bullpen and increased storage.
June 12, 2017 | Baseball Spencer Howard Drafted by Philadelphia Phillies in Second Round Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard was selected in the second round, the 45th overall pick, by the Philadelphia Phillies during the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on Monday night at MLB Network in Secaucus, N.J.
June 7, 2017 | Baseball Bradlee Beesley Named to Collegiate Baseball's Freshman All-American Team Cal Poly freshman infielder Bradlee Beesley has earned a spot on Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's Freshman All-American Team.
June 6, 2017 | Football Creation of Osbaldo Orozco Memorial Football Scholarship Revealed Five former Cal Poly football players, all of whom co-founded Spico Solutions in Cardiff, California, have collaborated to create the Osbaldo Orozco Memorial Football Scholarship.
June 7, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zack Zehner Continues Torrid Hitting Pace in June Former Cal Poly outfielder Zack Zehner has extended his torrid hitting pace into the first month of June.
June 6, 2017 | Track & Field Bilo to Compete at NCAA Championships on ESPN on Saturday Night The race will begin at 5:25 p.m., with ESPN televising live from Hayward Field (where rain is in the forecast).
June 6, 2017 | Baseball Alex McKenna, Spencer Howard Earn Top Mustang Team Awards Cal Poly sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2017 while redshirt sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard captured the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award.
June 1, 2017 | Baseball Howard Lands on Collegiate Baseball's All-American Second Team Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard, who won his last five starts and compiled an 8-1 record and 2.05 ERA as Cal Poly's Saturday starter, has been named to Collegiate Baseball's NCAA Division I All-American second team.
May 31, 2017 | Softball Hyland Caps Career with Selection to NFCA All-America Second Team A week after concluding her final, historic and record-setting season as a member of the Cal Poly softball program, righthander Sierra Hyland became the first Mustang in eight years and just the fourth player in program history to earn NFCA Division I All-America praise.
May 31, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Adds Guard Jared Rice; Set to Open Season at Pac-12 Foes The Cal Poly men's basketball program solidified its backcourt play for coming seasons on Wednesday afternoon with the announcement from ninth-year head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department that guard Jared Rice (Modesto, Calif./Central Catholic HS) has been admitted to the university and will join the team for the 2017-18 season.
May 31, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Peyton Bilo After advancing to the NCAA National Championship final for the women’s 5,000-meter run at Texas on Saturday night, Mustang sophomore Peyton Bilo has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
May 31, 2017 | Baseball Eight Cal Poly Players Land on All-Big West First and Second Teams Cal Poly center fielder Alex McKenna, shortstop Kyle Marinconz and right-handed starting pitcher Spencer Howard, all sophomores, have earned first-team All-Big West Conference honors.
May 31, 2017 | Women's Volleyball Reynolds Signs NLI With Cal Poly Volleyball
May 30, 2017 | Baseball After a Slow Start, Cal Poly Battles Back to .500 Mark at 28-28 Cal Poly opened the year by losing nine of its first 11 games, all on the road. The Mustangs finished the campaign by winning 20 of their last 32 contests, all since the start of Big West Conference play March 31.
May 27, 2017 | Track & Field Bilo Advances to NCAA Championship Final in 5,000 Meters for Cal Poly After running almost her entire race with only one shoe, Cal Poly's Peyton Bilo prevailed in a photo finish at Texas.
May 31, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zehner, Mundell and Barbier Swinging Hot Bats Former Cal Poly outfielder Zack Zehner is hitting over .500 in his last six games for the Trenton Thunder of the Double-A Eastern League. Brian Mundell and Brett Barbier have hit well of late, too.
May 29, 2017 | Baseball Uelmen Earns Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week Honor Cal Poly junior right-hander Erich Uelmen, who pitched a six-hit shutout with a career-high 12 strikeouts against UC Riverside, has been named Big West Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week.
May 28, 2017 | Men's Golf Wright and Yap Miss Cut in U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship by One Stroke Cal Poly golfers Jordan Wright and Jesse Yap missed the cut by just one stroke after the second round of play Sunday in the 2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship at the Pinehurst Resort and Country Club.
May 26, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Riverside With 5-0 Shutout Michael Sanderson and Nick Meyer jumpstarted Cal Poly's offense with back-to-back solo home runs in the second inning and Spencer Howard pitched 7 1/3 scoreless innings for his eighth win as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 5-0 victory Friday night before 1,505 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 19, 2017 | Women's Volleyball Nelson's Journey in Thailand - May 26
May 11, 2017 | General News Cal Poly Earns Top Marks Once Again in Academic Progress Rate Scores Six Cal Poly intercollegiate athletics teams posted perfect 1,000 Academic Progress Rate scores during the 2015-16 academic year and 14 squads registered improvements in their four-year rate scores. Three others maintained their four-year rate scores of a year ago.
May 27, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Suffers 1st Senior Day Loss in 8 Years, Falling to UC Riverside 4-0 Held scoreless for the first 24 innings this weekend, UC Riverside finally broke through for a run in the seventh inning on a solo home run by AJ Sawyer and went on to beat Cal Poly 4-0 in the final game of the 2017 baseball season for both teams Saturday afternoon before 1,580 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 27, 2017 | Men's Golf Wright and Yap Team for a 73 in U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship Cal Poly golfers Jordan Wright and Jesse Yap combined for a round of 73 in the opening round of play Saturday in the 2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship at the Pinehurst Resort and Country Club.
May 25, 2017 | Baseball Uelmen Tosses Six-Hit Shutout as Cal Poly Defeats UC Riverside 1-0 Junior right-hander Erich Uelmen shattered his career high with 12 strikeouts and tossed a six-hit shutout as Cal Poly defeated UC Riverside 1-0 in a Big West Conference baseball series opener Thursday night before 1,364 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 23, 2017 | Baseball Meyer Accepts Invitation to Play on USA Baseball Collegiate National Team Cal Poly sophomore catcher Nick Meyer has been selected to play on USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team, the third Mustang in the last five years to accept the invitation.
May 26, 2017 | Track & Field NCAA Championship Prelims Continue with Throws for Cal Poly on Day 2 In addition to Sambel, four Mustang teammates are also scheduled for Saturday: sophomores Kalesi Budei and Peyton Bilo, and juniors Swarnjit Boyal and Garrett Migliozzi.
May 22, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Kyle Marinconz Sophomore shortstop Kyle Marinconz, who collected nine hits and drove in six runs in three baseball games over the weekend, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
May 25, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustangs Ranked No. 49 in Final ITA Poll
May 24, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Mathias and Mundell Heating Up at the Plate Former Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias is returning to form after spending almost two months on the disabled list.
May 22, 2017 | Softball Hyland Throws Perfect Game, but Cal Poly Eliminated from NISC Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out 10 Weber State hitters to complete her third career perfect game Monday evening as the Cal Poly softball program opened NISC Championship Round loser’s bracket action with a 9-0, six-inning, elimination-game victory versus Weber State. Playing consecutive games against elimination, however, Cal Poly saw its postseason run come to a close with a 3-0 loss in the loser’s bracket semifinal to host program Liberty.
May 21, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Blue-Green Rivalry Series Sweep Against UCSB, 9-2 Designated hitter Elijah Skipps belted a pair of three-run home runs, shortstop Kyle Marinconz added a two-run shot and southpaw Trent Shelton pitched six solid innings for his first Mustang victory as Cal Poly completed a sweep of its three-game Big West Conference and Blue-Green Rivalry series against UC Santa Barbara with a 9-2 triumph Sunday at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
May 19, 2017 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Women's Soccer Welcomes Three More Recruits to 2017 Class The Mustangs will welcome Elle Gallmann, Molly Monroe and Sydney Spina in the fall, joining February’s five National Letter of Intent signees.
May 18, 2017 | Softball Hyland Tosses One-Hitter as Cal Poly Claims NISC Region 1 Title Senior righthander Sierra Hyland pitched a complete-game, one-hitter with six strikeouts Thursday afternoon as the Cal Poly softball program advanced to the inaugural National Invitational Softball Championship postseason tournament final round by topping Nevada 3-0 in the Pacific-hosted Region 1 title game.
May 18, 2017 | Track & Field Seven Mustangs Advance to NCAA Preliminary Championships at Texas Peyton Bilo, Swarnjit Boyal, Kalesi Budei, Garrett Migliozzi, Arnie Sambel, Allison Scranton and Ted Scranton are headed to the West Preliminary Round of the NCAA Championships, hosted by Texas from May 25-27.
May 20, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Blue-Green Rivalry Series Against UCSB With 7-4 Victory Scott Ogrin and Kevin Morgan combined for five runs and seven RBI while Spencer Howard pitched eight innings for his seventh win as Cal Poly clinched its Blue-Green Rivalry baseball series at UC Santa Barbara with a come-from-behind 7-4 victory Saturday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
May 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Breezes to 11-2 Victory Over UCSB in Big West Series Opener Junior right-hander Erich Uelmen scattered five hits over eight-plus innings for his third victory of the season as Cal Poly opened its Blue-Green Rivalry and Big West Conference baseball series at UC Santa Barbara with an 11-2 victory Friday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
May 18, 2017 | Softball Hyland, Chalmers Make History with NFCA All-West Region Praise One day after earning six individual All-Big West Conference honors, the Cal Poly softball program saw senior righthander Sierra Hyland named to the NFCA All-West Region first team on Thursday while junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers earned second team recognition.
May 16, 2017 | Men's Tennis Carless and Pang Earn ITA Honors Men’s tennis head coach Nick Carless was named the Wilson ITA Coach of the Year, while senior Corey Pang was named the ITA Most Improved Player, announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association on Monday.
May 15, 2017 | Football Mustang Minute: Football Senior Rush Linebacker Josh Letuligasenoa Mustang Minute, which debuted in February and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on senior defensive end/rush linebacker Josh Letuligasenoa this week.
May 19, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Opens NISC Championship Round Sunday versus Lamar at 1 p.m. The Cal Poly softball program failed to concede a run and allowed just seven hits in wrapping up the National Invitational Softball Championship Region 1 title in three victories and the Mustangs continue their postseason run at the May 21-24, double-elimination NISC Championship Round in Lynchburg, Va.
May 14, 2017 | Men's Golf Nygren, Smith Breeze to Victory in NCGA Four-Ball Championship Cal Poly golfers Cole Nygren and Grady Smith posted a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the Northern California Golf Association's 51st Annual Four-Ball Championship at Spyglass Hill on the Monterey Peninsula.
May 16, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Peyton Bilo After scoring a team-leading 18 points at the Big West Conference Championship meet, Mustang sophomore Peyton Bilo has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
May 14, 2017 | Baseball Oberhelman to Join Coach Lee Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. Monday Charlie's Place is located at 981 E. Foothill Blvd., a mile-and-a-half from the Cal Poly campus.
May 17, 2017 | Softball Hyland Named Big West Pitcher of the Year; Six Named All-Big West Highlighted by senior righthander Sierra Hyland's second career Big West Conference Pitcher of the Year honor, six Cal Poly softball players earned All-Big West praise following the Wednesday morning distribution of year-end conference awards.
May 17, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Edges Nevada 1-0 to Advance to NISC Region 1 Championship Junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers struck out seven Nevada hitters Wednesday afternoon as the Cal Poly softball program advanced to the Region 1 title game of the inaugural National Invitational Softball Championship postseason tournament with a 1-0 victory against Nevada at Pacific's Bill Simoni Field.
May 17, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Associate Head Coach Gina Vecchione Elected to UCLA HOF A former standout player and coach with the UCLA softball program, Cal Poly associate head coach Gina Vecchione was one of nine former Bruins elected to the UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame on Wednesday.
May 16, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Opens NISC with 7-0 Victory versus Pacific Senior righthander Sierra Hyland tossed a complete-game, four-hitter to record her 36th career shutout and became just the third player in program history to reach 200 career hits as the Cal Poly softball program earned its first postseason victory in eight years Tuesday evening with the Mustangs opening the inaugural National Invitational Softball Championships postseason tournament and Region 1 play with a 7-0 victory versus host Pacific.
May 15, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Opens Inaugural NISC Tuesday versus Pacific at 7 p.m. An at-large selection for the inaugural 28-team National Invitational Softball Championships, the Cal Poly softball program makes its return to postseason play after an eight-year hiatus at the double-elimination, May 16-18, Region 1 tournament, hosted by Pacific at Bill Simoni Field. Cal Poly (34-19), having posted the program's highest win total in eight seasons, opens Region 1 action versus West Coast Conference runner-up Pacific (27-24) on Tuesday, May 16 at 7 p.m.
May 14, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Accepts Bid to National Invitational Softball Championships The Cal Poly softball program will make its return to the postseason after an eight-year hiatus with the Sunday evening announcement that Mustangs have accepted an invitation to compete in the inaugural National Invitational Softball Championship. Cal Poly will open Region 1 play on Tuesday, May 16 at 7 p.m. versus Pacific, which is hosting one of six postseason regionals.
May 14, 2017 | Baseball CSUN Salvages Win in Final Game of Series at Cal Poly With 12-3 Victory CSUN scored 12 runs from the second through fifth innings and coasted to a 12-3 victory over Cal Poly on Sunday afternoon, salvaging one win in the three-game Big West Conference baseball series inside Baggett Stadium.
May 13, 2017 | Track & Field Migliozzi, Giguere, Bilo Win Big West Conference Titles for Cal Poly Track Budei, Sulaitis Also Make All-Conference Team with Trips to Medal Stand; Scranton, Hartinger Also Post Historic Performances as Mustangs Combine for 9 PRs Plus 8 Season-Bests on Day 2
May 13, 2017 | Baseball Complete Game by Howard Lifts Cal Poly to Series-Clinching 5-2 Victory Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard tossed Cal Poly's first complete game of the 2017 season, scattering seven hits and striking out 10 in a 5-2 victory over CSUN on Saturday night before 1,654 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 12, 2017 | Track & Field Boyal Wins Big West 10,000-Meter Conference Championship for Cal Poly Grove, Beekman, Giguere and Scranton Also Earn All-Conference Honors While 15 Mustangs Advance to Day 2 Finals on FOX Sports
May 13, 2017 | Softball Hyland Throws One-Hitter, Chalmers Tosses Two-Hitter as Cal Poly Splits Senior righthander Sierra Hyland kept UC Riverside hitless for seven and one-third innings Saturday afternoon and the Cal Poly softball program pushed across two runs in the top of the eighth inning to close its 53-game regular season schedule with a 2-0 victory versus UC Riverside. The Mustangs, however, settled for a split as – despite a two-hitter from junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers – the Mustangs dropped a 2-0 decision during game No. 1.
May 12, 2017 | Baseball Single by Meyer Lifts Cal Poly to 6-5 Walk-Off Win Over CSUN Nick Meyer's third career walk-off hit, a single down the left-field line, scored Alex McKenna from second base as Cal Poly defeated CSUN 6-5 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,383 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 13, 2017 | Wrestling Shorts Captures Cal Poly's Most Outstanding Wrestler Award Senior Colt Shorts, who earned a team-leading 21 victories and was one of two national qualifiers during the 2016-17 season, was named Most Outstanding Wrestler during a team banquet held Friday night.
May 10, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host CSUN for Big West Baseball Series This Weekend Cal Poly (21-26, 9-6 Big West), which suffered its first Big West series loss of the year last weekend but still has won 13 of its last 23 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, plays six of its last nine games, all Big West contests, at home, beginning with CSUN (24-25, 10-8 Big West) inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 2,800) in a matchup of the third-place and fourth-place teams in the conference.
May 11, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zehner, Schafer and Mundell Swinging Hot Bats Former Cal Poly baseball players Brian Mundell, Zack Zehner and Logan Schafer have been swinging hot bats lately in the minor leagues.
May 11, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Golfer Jesse Yap Lands on CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 Team Jesse Yap, a three-year letter winner on the Cal Poly men's golf team, has been selected to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District 8 At-Large Team.
May 8, 2017 | Football Letuligasenoa Signs Free-Agent Contract With Green Bay Packers Former Cal Poly defensive end/rush linebacker Josh Letuligasenoa signed a free agent contract with the Green Bay Packers on Monday morning.
May 10, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Women's Golf Finishes 16th in First NCAA Regional Appearance Cal Poly wrapped up play in its first NCAA women's golf regional Wednesday on the 6,637-yard, par-72 UNM South Championship Course, finishing 16th in the 18-team field.
May 6, 2017 | Football Defense Defeats Offense 48-25 in Annual Spring Football Game Four fumble recoveries and an interception sparked the Defense dressed in Green to a 48-25 victory over the white-clad Offense during the 2017 Spring Football Game on Saturday inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
May 8, 2017 | Women's Golf Mustang Minute: Women's Golf Sophomore Mallory Muehlbauer Mustang Minute, which debuted in February and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on sophomore women's golfer Mallory Muehlbauer this week.
May 8, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Ted Scranton After winning the Big West Conference championship for the decathlon, Mustang senior Ted Scranton has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
May 6, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly's Scranton Wins Big West Conference Decathlon Championship Lanovaz Also Scores Team Points to Lead Mustangs in Heptathlon
May 5, 2017 | General News Celebration of Impending Start of Doerr Field Construction Held on Friday Celebration of the start of construction of Doerr Family Field in just a few weeks took place Friday on the Cal Poly campus.
May 9, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine, 6-1, in Final Midweek Game of 2017 Season Pepperdine scored in four of the first five innings Tuesday afternoon, avenging a 5-3 loss to Cal Poly last week with a 6-1 victory at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
May 9, 2017 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Women's Soccer Wraps Up Spring With Awards At Banquet After an initial spring exhibition date at Westmont was rained out on April 8, Cal Poly scrimmaged at Santa Clara, vs. the Cal Poly Club Team, at Fresno State and hosted Fresno City College from April 23-May 6, going a combined 2-1-1.
May 10, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track and Field Heads to Big West Conference Championships 2017 Big West Conference Championships • Cal St. Fullerton • May 12-13
May 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Suffers First Big West Series Loss, Falling to Long Beach State 5-2 Despite a 13-hit offensive attack, Cal Poly lost a Big West Conference baseball series for the first time this season, falling 5-2 to first-place and No. 8-ranked Long Beach State on Sunday at Blair Field.
May 6, 2017 | Baseball Dropped Third Strike Helps Cal Poly Defeat No. 8 Long Beach State, 6-3 A dropped third strike with two outs and one runner on base in the seventh inning allowed Cal Poly to extend the inning and the Mustangs scored three times to shatter a 2-2 tie en route to a 6-3 victory over No. 8 Long Beach State in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
May 6, 2017 | Softball Chalmers Tosses Four-Hitter as Cal Poly Splits Regular Season Home Finales Junior righthander Lindsay Chalmers tossed a complete-game, four-hitter with five strikeouts Saturday evening as the Cal Poly softball program closed its 2017 regular season home schedule at Bob Janssen Field with a 2-1, come-from-behind victory versus Hawai'i. The Mustangs, however, dropped Saturday's doubleheader opener 9-2 despite freshman righthander Steffi Best tossing five and one-third innings of relief without allowing an earned run.
May 5, 2017 | Softball Convissar Home Run Helps Hand Cal Poly 3-2 Series-Opening Win Junior center fielder Chelsea Convissar's team-leading third home run of 2017 provided the Cal Poly softball program the go-ahead runs Friday evening and senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out four Hawai'i hitters as the Mustangs opened a three-game series with a 4-2 victory at Bob Janssen Field.
May 1, 2017 | Softball Mustang Minute: Softball Senior Courtney Tyler Mustang Minute, which features interviews with Cal Poly student-athletes and runs each Monday, puts the spotlight on softball senior left fielder Courtney Tyler.
May 8, 2017 | Women's Golf Muehlbauer In Top 25 After First Round of NCAA Albuquerque Regional Sophomore left-hander Mallory Muehlbauer is in the top 25 with a round of 74 after the first of three rounds of play in the NCAA Albuquerque Regional hosted by the University of New Mexico on Monday.
May 3, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Set to Compete in NCAA Regional for First Time Less than two weeks after capturing its first-ever Big West Conference championship, the Cal Poly women's golf team heads into more unchartered waters as Coach Sofie Aagaard's Mustangs will compete in the NCAA's Albuquerque Regional.
May 5, 2017 | Track & Field Scranton, Lanovaz Lead Cal Poly at Day 1 of Big West Championships Senior Ted Scranton is holding third place through the first day of the decathlon, and freshman Caice Lanovaz leads the Mustangs in the heptathlon with a sixth-place score at Cal State Fullerton.
May 3, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Schedule at First-Place Long Beach State Cal Poly (20-23, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 12 of its last 19 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, resumes its conference schedule this weekend with a three-game series at first-place and No. 8/12 Long Beach State (28-14-1, 13-2 Big West) inside Blair Field.
May 2, 2017 | Track & Field Big West Conference Championships to Start with Decathlon, Heptathlon The full championships will return to CSF on May 12-13, with the final day televised on FOX Sports PT.
May 4, 2017 | Men's Tennis Six Mustangs Earn All-Big West Conference Honors Six Cal Poly men’s tennis players earned Big West All-Conference Team honors announced Thursday.
May 3, 2017 | Football 2017 Cal Poly Football Spring Game Scheduled for Saturday Morning Cal Poly's four-week 2017 Spring Football Camp culminates with the Spring Game on Saturday inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
May 3, 2017 | General News Cal Poly Wrestling, Men's Golf Teams Earn Public Recognition Awards The Cal Poly wrestling and men’s golf teams are among the more than 1,200 Division I teams recognized by the NCAA on Wednesday for outstanding academic achievements.
May 3, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Finishes Third, Three Shots Behind UCSB, in Big West Finals Cal Poly matched par on the final day of the Big West Conference Men's Golf Championship, but it was not enough to overtake UC Santa Barbara and CSUN.
May 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From 2-0 Deficit to Beat Pepperdine, 5-3 Senior first baseman Michael Sanderson drove in two runs and made a pair of potentially game-saving picks with the glove in the ninth inning as Cal Poly defeated Pepperdine 5-3 in a non-conference baseball game Monday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 2, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Jamie Binns Junior Jamie Binns, who led Cal Poly to its first-ever Big West Conference women’s golf championship last week, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
March 16, 2017 | Football 2017 Spring Game, Golf Tournament and Dinner/Auction Set for May 6 The Cal Poly football team's Home Team Spring Event has become an all-day affair, complete with a football game, golf tournament and evening social, silent auction and dinner.
May 2, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Norris Earns Fifth Consecutive Save for Angels Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris has earned five saves in five consecutive appearances on the mound as the closer for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
May 1, 2017 | Football Rush Linebacker Josh Letuligasenoa Invited to Packers' Rookie Minicamp Former Cal Poly defensive end/rush linebacker Josh Letuligasenoa has accepted a rookie mini-camp invitation from the Green Bay Packers.
May 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes Stretch of Five Non-Conference Games Tuesday Night Cal Poly (19-23, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 11 of its last 18 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, concludes a stretch of five non-conference contests in eight days, hosting Pepperdine (17-24, 6-12 West Coast) for a single game Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
April 27, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly to Compete in Big West Championship at Sandpiper Golf Course Armed with a quartet of top-three finishes this season, the Cal Poly men's golf team heads to the 2017 Big West Conference Championship next week at Sandpiper Golf Course in Santa Barbara.
May 1, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Shares Lead With Two Other Teams in Big West Championship Jimmy Castles and Cole Nygren fired three-under-par 69s and the Cal Poly men's golf team is tied for first place with UC Santa Barbara and Long Beach State after the opening round of the 2017 Big West Conference Championship on Monday at the Sandpiper Golf Club.
April 30, 2017 | Baseball UCLA Clinches Non-Conference Series Against Cal Poly With 5-4 Victory UCLA snapped a 1-1 tie with three runs in the second inning and held on to defeat Cal Poly 5-4 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 30, 2017 | Softball Chalmers Throws Four-Hitter, but Cal Poly Falls at UC Davis in Finale, 1-0 Junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers tossed a complete-game, four-hitter, but a fourth-inning, leadoff home run from UC Davis left fielder Marissa Jauregui marked the difference Sunday afternoon as the Mustangs fell in their series finale to the Aggies at LaRue Field, 1-0.
April 29, 2017 | Baseball Home Runs by Skipps, Ogrin Lift Cal Poly to 6-3 Win Over UCLA Spencer Howard earned his fourth win, Michael Clark shut the door on UCLA for his seventh save and Scott Ogrin and Elijah Skipps both homered as Cal Poly evened its non-conference series against the Bruins with a 6-3 victory Saturday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 29, 2017 | Softball Hyland Sets Shutout Mark, Cal Poly Tops UC Davis in 13 Innings to Sweep Senior righthander Sierra Hyland became the Cal Poly softball program's all-time leader with her 34th career shutout as the Mustangs opened a Saturday afternoon doubleheader and three-game series versus UC Davis with an 8-0 triumph at LaRue Field. Cal Poly completed the sweep in game No. 2, overturning a seven-run, first-inning deficit and, in the program's lengthiest game in more than eight years, outlasted UC Davis in 13 innings, 8-7.
April 29, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Wins 20 Events at Blue-Green Rivalry Regular-Season Finale The Mustangs closed the regular season with 29 lifetime-best performances, 8 additional collegiate-career bests and 20 season bests.
April 30, 2017 | Football One Week Remains in Spring Camp Following Seventy-Play Scrimmage Following a 60-play scrummage Saturday in Alex G. Spanos Stadium and with a week to go in the 2017 Spring Camp, the Cal Poly football coaching staff has identified some areas of concern.
April 27, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Bolsters Backcourt with Pair of Guard Additions The Cal Poly men's basketball program strengthened the future of its backcourt on Thursday afternoon with the announcement from eighth-year head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department that 6-4 guards Marcellus Garrick (Columbia, S.C. / Allan Hancock College) and Eric Toles (Sierra College / Elk Grove, Calif.) have both signed National Letters of Intent to join the program for the 2017-18 season.
April 24, 2017 | Softball Hyland Selected No. 4 in National Pro Fastpitch Draft by Chicago Bandits Cal Poly softball righthander Sierra Hyland became the first Mustang to be selected in the National Pro Fastpitch Draft in eight years on Monday afternoon as the senior was taken with the fourth overall selection by the defending champion Chicago Bandits.
April 27, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Selected to Compete in NCAA Albuquerque Regional The Cal Poly women's golf team is headed to Albuquerque, New Mexico, for its first NCAA regional appearance.
April 28, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Advances to Big West Conference Championship Final The Cal Poly men’s tennis team advanced to the Big West Conference Tournament Championship Final after beating UC Davis 4-2 on Friday afternoon in Indian Wells, Calif.
April 28, 2017 | Football Cal Poly to Conduct 60-Play Scrimmage Saturday at Spanos Stadium The Cal Poly football team wraps up the third week of Spring Camp with a scrimmage Saturday morning inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
April 25, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Captures Big West Conference Championship by One Stroke The Cal Poly women's golf team is coming home with its first-ever Big West Conference championship trophy, edging UC Riverside by one stroke Tuesday at the Oak Quarry Golf Club.
April 27, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men’s Tennis Advances to Semifinals
April 28, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to UCLA, 2-1, in Opener of Non-Conference Series A two-run double by Brett Stephens in the seventh inning lifted UCLA to a 2-1 victory over Cal Poly in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night inside windy Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 28, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Concludes 2017 Season
April 26, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly to Host UCSB for Blue-Green Rivalry Dual Meet on Saturday The hammer throw and discus will begin at 10 a.m. at Cuesta College, before all other events move to Cal Poly, going from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
April 24, 2017 Mustang Minute: Junior Beach Volleyball Player Hannah Hubbard Mustang Minute, which debuted in February and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on beach volleyball junior Hannah Hubbard this week.
April 22, 2017 | Football Jenkins, Fullbacks Excel in Brief Cal Poly Football Scrimmage Saturday Four plays into a situational scrimmage Saturday morning, the offense already had two touchdowns on the scoreboard.
April 22, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track and Field Team Wins Five Events at Bulldog Invitational Beekman, Budei, Hartinger, Hipol, Sambel Finish in First Place • Mustangs Post 27 PRs Along With 12 Season-Bests
April 24, 2017 | Baseball Hot-Hitting Alex McKenna Earns Cal Poly and Big West Honors Sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna is Cal Poly's first Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
April 23, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Fullerton Baseball Series With 8-4 Victory Center fielder Alex McKenna manufactured his second career four-hit game, Spencer Howard picked up his third win and Michael Clark earned his sixth save as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference series against No. 8 Cal State Fullerton with an 8-4 victory Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Steps Away From Big West Play for Five Non-Conference Games Cal Poly (18-20, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 10 of its last 14 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, steps away from its conference schedule for five non-conference contests over the next eight days, beginning with Fresno State (19-20, 9-9 Mountain West) on Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 2,800).
April 24, 2017 | Women's Golf Bergland Cards 69, Cal Poly Extends Lead to 10 Strokes in Big West Finals A round of 69 by Sophie Bergland helped the Cal Poly women?s golf team extend its lead in the Big West Conference Women?s Golf Championship to 10 strokes Monday at Oak Quarry Golf Club.
April 23, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Leads By Seven Strokes After First Round of Big West Finals Bidding for its first Big West Conference women's golf title in the 17-year history of the program, Cal Poly has a seven-stroke advantage over defending champion UC Riverside entering Monday's second round of play.
April 23, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Rallies for Late Lead, but Falls at CSUN, 3-2 Junior center fielder Amanda Sandoval provided the Cal Poly softball program a brief 2-1 lead with a two-out, two-run double in the top of the sixth inning, but CSUN notched single runs in the bottom halves of the sixth and seventh to overtake the Mustangs in Sunday's series finale at Matador Diamond, 3-2.
April 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against Cal State Fullerton With 13-6 Win Each of Cal Poly's nine starting position players produced at least one hit in an 18-hit offensive attack and senior right-hander Slater Lee earned his fourth win as the Mustangs evened their Big West baseball series against Cal State Fullerton with a 13-6 triumph Saturday night before 2,850 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 22, 2017 | Softball Chalmers Blanks CSUN, Hyland Makes Big West History as Cal Poly Splits Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out eight CSUN hitters in a complete-game, two-hitter and become the first pitcher in the 33-year history of Big West Conference softball to record 900-plus career strikeouts, but the Cal Poly softball program opened a Saturday doubleheader and three-game series at CSUN by dropping a 4-3 decision. The Mustangs, however, received a complete-game, five-hitter with four strikeouts from junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers in game No. 2 as the Mustangs prevailed, 2-0.
April 20, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Set to Compete in Big West Conference Women's Golf Championship Cal Poly seeks its first Big West Conference women's golf championship in 17-year history of the program, starting Monday.
April 17, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Minute: Baseball Sophomore Center Fielder Alex McKenna Mustang Minute, which debuted in February and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on baseball sophomore centerfielder Alex McKenna this week.
April 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. 8 Cal State Fullerton for Crucial Big West Series Cal Poly (16-19, 6-3 Big West), which has opened Big West play with two-to-one series wins against UC Irvine, Hawai'i and UC Davis and has won eight of its last 11 games after an 8-16 start, resumes Big West competition this weekend with a three-game series against No. 8 Cal State Fullerton (23-12, 5-1 Big West) inside Baggett Stadium.
April 21, 2017 | Baseball No. 8 Cal State Fullerton Rallies for 7-4 Victory Over Cal Poly Bradlee Beesley pounded out four hits for the second time in his young Cal Poly career and Erich Uelmen allowed two runs over 6 1/3 innings, but No. 8 Cal State Fullerton erased a 4-1 deficit with a trio of two-run rallies and beat the Mustangs 7-4 in the opening game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,798 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 20, 2017 | Football Second Week of Spring Camp Winds Up With Brief Scrimmage Saturday The Cal Poly football team wraps up the second week of Spring Camp with a brief scrimmage on Saturday at 10 a.m.
April 20, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Closes Out Home Stand With Three Hits Three former Cal Poly baseball players opened their 2017 seasons in the Major Leagues.
April 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Scores Early and Often in 10-2 Victory Over CSU Bakersfield Freshman third baseman Bradley Beesley drove in four runs with two hits, sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna hit his third home run of the year and Cal Poly scored 10 times in the first three innings and coasted to a 10-2 victory over CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday night.
April 19, 2017 | Cross Country State Cross Country Champions from Cuesta College Sign with Cal Poly Miranda Daschian and Sean McDermott, each of whom won the 2016 individual California Community College Athletic Association state cross country titles for Cuesta College in November, have signed National Letters of Intent to continue their careers at Cal Poly.
April 18, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Claims Third Place in Cal Poly Shootout Cal Poly carded the best total of the final round Tuesday and climbed one spot to a third-place finish in the Cal Poly Shootout men's golf tournament at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
April 17, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sophie Bergland Junior Sophie Bergland, who earned her first collegiate tournament victory last week at the Bobcat Desert Invitational in Goodyear, Arizona, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
April 17, 2017 | Women's Tennis Worsnop Signs NLI With Cal Poly Women's Tennis
April 20, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track and Field Squad to Compete at Bulldog Invitational on Saturday In addition to the Mustangs and Fresno State, UNLV, San Jose State and CSU Bakersfield will attend as teams, while Oregon State, Santa Clara and CSUN are also sending individuals.
April 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Adds Four Pitchers to 2017-18 Recruiting Class Cal Poly has added four high school baseball players, all pitchers, to the 2017-18 recruiting class, joining eight future Mustangs who signed a National Letter of Intent in the fall.
April 17, 2017 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Outfielder Mitch Haniger Shines on Easter Sunday He hit a three-run homer Sunday to get the Mariners back in the game early. He made a home run saving catch to rob the Rangers of a go-ahead blast late. And in the end, Mariners rookie right fielder Mitch Haniger drew a bases-loaded walk to tie the game and set up Nelson Cruz's walk-off infield single in an 8-7 win.
April 15, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Davis With 9-6 Victory Cal Poly produced double-digit hits for the fifth time in six games and took advantage of seven UC Davis errors for a 9-6 victory Saturday afternoon inside Swimley Field at Dobbins Stadium.
April 15, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Beats UC Riverside 4-3
April 17, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly in Fourth Place After Two Rounds of Play in Cal Poly Shootout UC Santa Barbara will carry an 18-stroke lead into the final round of the Cal Poly Shootout men's golf tournament on Tuesday at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
April 14, 2017 | Track & Field Bilo, Migliozzi Lead 14 Mustangs with Season-Bests at Mt. SAC Relays, Beach Invitational For the second day in a row, the Cal Poly track & field program saw student-athletes run Top 10 times in school history.
April 15, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Drops Series Finale to Long Beach State, 2-0 Senior righthander Sierra Hyland tossed a complete game, but the Cal Poly softball program couldn't overcome a two-run homer from Long Beach State shortstop Nicole Fry in the top of the first inning as the Mustangs dropped their series finale versus the 49ers at Bob Janssen Field, 2-0.
April 15, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track Establishes 22 Season or Career Bests at Beach Invitational Up next, the Mustangs will travel to Clovis for Fresno State’s Bulldog Invitational on Saturday, April 22.
April 13, 2017 | Men's Basketball Mustang Men’s Basketball Adds Frontcourt, Backcourt Depth for 2017-18 The Cal Poly men's basketball program added depth to both its frontcourt and backcourt with the Thursday announcement from eighth-year head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department that 6-9 forward Karlis Gāroza (Saldus, Latvia) and 6-0 point guard Iziah James (Chesapeake, Va.) have each signed National Letters of Intent to join the program for the 2017-18 season.
April 14, 2017 | Baseball UC Davis Evens Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 3-0 Victory UC Davis junior southpaw Orlando Razo silenced the Mustang bats, tossing a complete-game two-hitter with 10 strikeouts, as UC Davis evened its series against Cal Poly with a 3-0 victory.
April 13, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Series at UC Davis With 4-1 Victory Alex McKenna and Michael Sanderson banged out three hits apiece and Erich Uelmen earned his first win since the season opener nine weeks ago as Cal Poly opened its Big West Conference baseball series at UC Davis with a 4-1 victory Thursday afternoon at Dobbins Stadium.
April 11, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Captures Third Title of Season; Bergland and Gillaspy Finish 1-2 Sophie Bergland carded another 70 to earn medalist honors for the first time in her collegiate career and lead the Cal Poly women's golf team to a first-place finish in the Bobcat Desert Invitational hosted by Montana State on Tuesday at the Golf Club of Estrella.
April 14, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Drops Pair of Extra-Inning Decisions to Long Beach State Senior righthander Sierra Hyland tossed all 12 innings of the Cal Poly softball program's series opener versus Long Beach State Friday afternoon, but the 49ers pushed across two runs in the top half of the 12th to edge the Mustangs at Bob Janssen Field, 2-0. Despite a 10-strikeout performance from junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers in game No. 2, Cal Poly fell once more in nine innings, 1-0.
April 13, 2017 | Track & Field Boyal Runs Under 29:30 in 10,000 on Opening Night of Mt. SAC Relays Swarnjit Boyal ran the ninth-fastest 10,000 meters in Cal Poly history on the opening night of the Mt. SAC Relays at El Camino College on Thursday.
April 12, 2017 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Program Opens Spring Schedule Saturday Returning six starters from last year's squad, the Cal Poly men's soccer program begins its five-match spring schedule on Saturday, April 15 at 5 p.m. versus San Francisco at Righetti HS in nearby Santa Maria.
April 12, 2017 | Softball Hyland One of 25 Finalists for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Ranked seventh among NCAA Division I pitchers with 200 strikeouts and eighth with a 0.83 ERA, righthander Sierra Hyland became just the second Mustang in program history to be shortlisted for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award as the senior was named as one of 25 finalists on Wednesday afternoon.
April 10, 2017 | Softball Mustang Minute: Softball Junior Shortstop Chelsea Convissar Mustang Minute, which debuted in February and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on softball junior shortstop Chelsea Convissar this week.
April 11, 2017 | Baseball McKenna Homers Twice as Cal Poly Shuts Out Santa Clara, 15-0 Sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna belted two home runs and knocked in five runs, sophomore designated hitter Nick Meyer added three hits and a trio of RBI and four Cal Poly pitchers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Mustangs blanked Santa Clara 15-0 on Tuesday night before 1,355 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 11, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Alex McKenna With eight hits and four RBI in three baseball games against Hawai’i over the weekend, sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
April 10, 2017 | Softball Hyland Earns Record 16th Big West Pitcher of the Week Honor Following a three-game stretch at Cal State Fullerton in which she posted a 0.00 ERA in 18.1 innings, a 2-0 record and struck out 15, Cal Poly softball senior righthander Sierra Hyland earned her record-breaking 16th career Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week award on Monday.
April 9, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Hawai'i Baseball Series Sunday With 7-1 Triumph Sophomore right-hander Bobby Ay worked into the eighth inning for the first time in his Mustang career, earning his first victory of the season, while Michael Sanderson and Alex McKenna combined for seven hits as Cal Poly clinched its three-game Big West Conference series against Hawai'i with a 7-1 victory before 1,724 Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 10, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Steps Away From Big West Play, Hosts Santa Clara on Tuesday Cal Poly (12-18, 4-2 Big West), which has opened Big West play with two-to-one series wins against UC Irvine and Hawai'i, steps away from conference action Tuesday night and wraps up a four-game home stand with a single non-conference contest against Santa Clara (7-24, 3-5 West Coast).
April 10, 2017 | Women's Golf Bergland, Gillaspy Lead Cal Poly to First Place in Bobcat Desert Invitational Led by Sophie Bergland and Desiree Gillaspy, the top two individuals in the field, the Cal Poly women's golf team takes an 18-stroke lead into Tuesday's final round of the Bobcat Desert Invitational hosted by Montana State at the Golf Club of Estrella.
April 10, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly Division I National Champion Wrestler Thomas Kline, 70, Passes Thomas Kline, one of Cal Poly's two NCAA Division I wrestling national champions, passed away last week in Oceanside, Calif.
April 9, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Produces 7-2, Nine-Inning Victory at Cal State Fullerton Senior righthander Sierra Hyland tossed a complete-game, five-hitter with seven strikeouts Sunday afternoon and provided the decisive offensive blow with a run-scoring, sacrifice fly in the top of the ninth inning as the Cal Poly softball program closed a three-game series at Cal State Fullerton with a 7-2 triumph.
April 9, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Defeats UC Irvine 5-2
April 8, 2017 | Track & Field Rickman, Viss Lead Cal Poly on Second Day of Sam Adams Invitational The invitational also saw Derek Drouin walk away with an all-time decathlon world record for the high jump. The reigning Olympic gold medalist from Canada cleared 7’ 5.75” to break the tied mark which had stood since 1977 and 1988.
April 8, 2017 | Softball Postgame Highlights: Tyler Homer Lifts Cal Poly in Series Opener Senior left fielder Courtney Tyler's eighth-inning home run lifted the Cal Poly softball program to a 1-0 victory at Cal State Fullerton. Senior righthander Sierra Hyland also struck out seven to match the Cal Poly program's all-time record with her 33rd career shutout (April 8, 2017. Courtesy of Big West Conference).
April 8, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Beats UC Irvine 4-3
April 8, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Splits Saturday Doubleheader at Cal State Fullerton The Cal Poly softball program produced just one hit against Cal State Fullerton righthander Cerissa Rivera to open a Saturday doubleheader, but senior left fielder Courtney Tyler's solo home run in the top of the eighth inning proved the difference as senior righthander Sierra Hyland tied the Mustang career record with her 33rd shutout in a 1-0 triumph. Cal Poly, however, settled for a split as a four-run fifth inning from Cal State Fullerton during game No. 2 – coupled with four Mustang errors during the matchup – gave the Titans a 4-2 win.
April 8, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly, Hawai'i Trade Lopsided 10-Run Decisions in Big West Twinbill Cal Poly and Hawai'i traded lopsided 10-run baseball decisions in a Big West Conference doubleheader Saturday inside Baggett Stadium.
April 8, 2017 | Football Linebackers, Offensive Linemen Draw Praise After Spring Camp Opener The linebackers and offensive linemen drew praise from head football coach Tim Walsh as Cal Poly opened its 2017 Spring Camp on Saturday morning.
April 7, 2017 | Track & Field Rickman Breaks Meet Record in Shot Put at Sam Adams Invitational Cal Poly decathlete Jacob Rickman broke Ashton Eaton's meet record in the shot put at the sixth annual Sam Adams Combined Events Invitational on Friday, surpassing the mark from a year ago by the two-time Olympic gold medalist.
April 7, 2017 | Football Lineman Billy Shipman II Gains Membership in Hampshire Honor Society Cal Poly senior offensive lineman Billy Shipman II has been accepted as a member of the National Football Foundation's Hampshire Honor Society.
April 6, 2017 | Football Cal Poly Adds Weber State to 2018 and 2019 Football Schedules Cal Poly and Weber State have agreed to a home-and-home football series during the 2018 and 2019 seasons.
April 5, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Raises $4,578 for Hearst Cancer Resource Center With donations and proceeds coming from raffled commemorative pink jerseys, a pink batting helmet and gift baskets and the sale of pink t-shirts, the Cal Poly softball program raised $4,578.25 for the San Luis Obispo-based Hearst Cancer Resource Center during the program's annual NFCA StrikeOut Cancer doubleheader versus UC Santa Barbara on Saturday, April 1.
April 8, 2017 | Softball Postgame Reaction: Courtney Tyler (Cal Poly 1, Cal State Fullerton 0) Senior left fielder Courtney Tyler reacts to the Cal Poly softball team's 1-0, eight-inning victory to open the program's April 8-9 series at Cal State Fullerton. Tyler's eighth-inning homer gave Cal Poly a 1-0 victory (April 8, 2017. Courtesy of Big West Conference).
April 7, 2017 | General News Cal Poly Rodeo Performance for Friday Night Canceled Due to Rain Because of continued rainfall, Cal Poly has made the decision to cancel Friday night’s rodeo performance.
April 5, 2017 | Football Cal Poly Football to Open 2017 Spring Camp on Saturday Morning A fourth NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision playoff berth, a fourth straight No. 1 ranking in team rushing during the regular season, another top-five finish in the 13-team Big Sky (the fourth in five years as a member of the conference) and final national rankings of No. 21 by the coaches and No. 24 by the media. That is upon what the 2017 Cal Poly football team will be building when Spring Camp opens Saturday,
April 3, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Reliever Michael Clark Named Big West Pitcher of the Week Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Michael Clark, who earned a pair of wins in a Big West Conference baseball series at UC Irvine last weekend, has been named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week.
April 3, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Peyton Bilo After nearly breaking a school record held since 1983, Mustang sophomore Peyton Bilo has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
April 5, 2017 | Track & Field Mustang Decathletes, Heptathletes Head to Sam Adams Multi-Events Invitational Ted Scranton, Jacob Rickman and Bailey Thayer will represent Cal Poly in the decathlon, while Caice Lanovaz, Kirby Ruback and Keana Viss are entered for the heptathlon.
April 2, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Drops First Big West Game, Falling 4-0 to UC Santa Barbara Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out six UC Santa Barbara hitters Sunday afternoon, but the Cal Poly softball program was held to three hits and closed its Big West Conference opening series versus the Gauchos with a 4-0 defeat.
April 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats UC Irvine 6-5 to Claim Opening Big West Series Sophomore shortstop Kyle Marinconz drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a double to the gap in left-center field in the seventh inning, then snapped a 5-5 tie with an RBI single to left field in the ninth as Cal Poly rallied to defeat UC Irvine 6-5 on Sunday afternoon.
April 1, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Begins Big West Play with Doubleheader Sweep of UCSB Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out 10 UC Santa Barbara hitters as the Cal Poly softball program opened Big West Conference action and a Saturday doubleheader versus the Gauchos with a 4-1 victory at Bob Janssen Field. Cal Poly completed the doubleheader sweep in game No. 2 with junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers striking out five and Hyland recording her program record sixth career save as the Mustangs prevailed, 3-1.
April 1, 2017 | Track & Field Mustangs Compete on Day 2 of Stanford Track and Field Invitational Senior Ben Hartinger finished eighth in the final for the 110m hurdles on Saturday, and four teammates also had top-10 finishes as the Cal Poly track & field program wrapped up the two-day meet.
April 1, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Finishes 11th in The Goodwin Men's Golf Tournament at Stanford Jordan Wright carded a 67 for a top-20 finish and the Cal Poly men's golf team climbed one more spot into an 11th-place finish after the final round of play in The Goodwin hosted by Stanford on Saturday at the Stanford Golf Course.
April 4, 2017 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Returns to ESPN 1280 Tuesday at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. live from Charlie's Place (981 Foothill Blvd) in San Luis Obispo with Cal Poly's head baseball coach joined by Mustang softball head coach Jenny Condon.
March 31, 2017 | Track & Field Bilo Nearly Breaks School Record to Lead Cal Poly at Stanford Invitational Boyal Also Runs One of 10 Fastest 5,000m Times in Program History at Distance Carnival in San Francisco; Hartinger Advances to 110m Hurdles Final for Mustangs at Stanford
April 1, 2017 | Baseball UC Irvine Scores 3-2 Walk-Off Victory Over Cal Poly to Even Big West Series Christian Koss's single to center field with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning knocked in the winning run as UC Irvine scored a 3-2 walk-off victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon inside Cicerone Field at Anteater Ballpark.
March 31, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Edges UC Irvine in 10-Inning Big West Opener, 3-2 Michael Sanderson's double just inside the right-field foul line drove in the winning run in the 10th inning as Cal Poly opened Big West Conference baseball play with a 3-2 victory over UC Irvine on Friday night inside Cicerone Field at Anteater Ballpark.
March 31, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Beats USF 4-1
March 30, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Defeats Sacramento State 4-3 The Cal Poly women’s tennis team picked up its second win of the week on Thursday afternoon, as it beat Sacramento State 4-3 in Sacramento, Calif.
March 14, 2017 | General News Cal Poly Student-Athletes Raise More Than $1,000 for Cancer Resource Center The Mustangs collected $1,015.87 for Hearst Cancer Resource Center at French Hospital during the month.
March 29, 2017 | Wrestling Empey and Shorts Land on Pac-12 All-Academic Wrestling Team A pair of Cal Poly wrestlers have been honored by placement on the Pac-12 Wrestling All-Academic Teams as announced by Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott.
March 28, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sierra Hyland After establishing a new Big West Conference record for career strikeouts, Cal Poly softball senior righthander Sierra Hyland was named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday for a fourth time in 2017.
March 27, 2017 | Softball Mustang Minute: Softball Senior Pitcher Sierra Hyland Mustang Minute, which features interviews with Cal Poly student-athletes and runs each Monday, puts the spotlight on softball senior righthander Sierra Hyland.
March 28, 2017 | Baseball Fresno State Rides 18-Hit Outburst to 12-8 Midweek Victory Over Cal Poly Center fielder Jake Stone led a 17-hit Fresno State attack with three singles and a double, sparking the Bulldogs to a 12-8 victory over Cal Poly on Tuesday night inside Pete Beiden Field at Bob Bennett Stadium.
March 28, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Falls to Hawai'i 6-1
March 27, 2017 | Football Betkowski, Letuligasenoa Shine in Cal Poly Pro Day on Monday Morning Tight end Max Betkowski and rush linebacker Josh Letuligasenoa caught the eyes of eight professional football scouts during the Cal Poly Pro Day held Monday in the weight room as well as on the breezy upper fields of the Sports Complex.
March 29, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Travels to Bay Area for Stanford Invitational, Distance Carnival The Mustang track & field team will travel to the Bay Area for a pair of meets this weekend, competing at the Stanford Invitational and San Francisco State Distance Carnival on Friday and Saturday.
March 27, 2017 | Men's Soccer Mustangs in the Pros: Wakasa Debuts with Phoenix Rising FC The second member of the Cal Poly men's soccer program's 2016 senior class to sign a professional contract, former Mustang defender Kody Wakasa made his debut for United Soccer League (third tier) side Phoenix Rising FC during the club's Saturday, March 25 season opener.
March 25, 2017 | Track & Field Mustangs Win 16 Events at 2017 Cal Poly Track & Field Invitational Cal Poly will head to the Bruin Legends Invitational at UCLA, the Stanford Invitational and the San Francisco State Distance Carnival from March 31 to April 1.
March 25, 2017 | Softball Hyland Sets Big West Strikeout Record as No. 25 Cal Poly Splits Pair Senior righthander Sierra Hyland (above) set a new Big West Conference career strikeout record and finished with 13 total strikeouts against CSU Bakersfield as the 25th-ranked Cal Poly softball program opened a Saturday doubleheader at Bob Janssen Field with a 3-0 victory against the Roadrunners. Cal Poly, however, saw a nine-game winning streak snapped in game No. 2 as CSU Bakersfield scored seven times in the top of the first inning en route to an 11-8 decision.
March 26, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Sweeps Cal State Stanislaus
March 25, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Drops Pair to Nebraska Despite Ninth-Inning Rallies Cal Poly scored twice in the ninth inning of the opener and three times in the final frame of the nightcap, but fell short both times as Nebraska held on for 6-5 and 6-4 victories in a Saturday afternoon doubleheader before 1,594 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Second Walk-Off Win in a Week; Defeats Nebraska 3-2 Sophomore catcher Nick Meyer singled through the left side of the Nebraska infield in the ninth inning, scoring Brett Binning from second base and lifting Cal Poly to a 3-2 walkoff victory over the Huskers in a non-conference baseball game Friday afternoon before 1,293 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2017 | Men's Basketball Nwaba Signs Multi-Year Contract to Remain with the Los Angeles Lakers Following a pair of successive and successful 10-day contracts with the Los Angeles Lakers, the franchise announced Tuesday that graduated Cal Poly men's basketball guard David Nwaba (2013-16) has signed a multi-year contract with the organization. Per franchise policy, terms of the contract were not released.
March 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Catcher Nick Meyer Placed on Johnny Bench Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore catcher Nick Meyer is one of 85 Division I baseball players on the initial Johnny Bench Award Watch List for 2017.
March 23, 2017 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Releases Four-Match Spring Schedule The Cal Poly men's soccer program announced its 2017 spring match schedule on Thursday morning, a four-game stretch that includes opponents from the NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, Premier Development League and junior college levels.
March 22, 2017 | Track & Field Mustang Track & Field to Host Annual Cal Poly #ShareSLO Invitational The meet will begin with the hammer throw and discus at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Friday at Cuesta College. All other events will be held at the Cal Poly Track & Field Complex on Saturday, starting with the javelin at 11 a.m. and concluding with the 4x400-meter relay races a bit before 4 p.m.
March 21, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Earns First National Ranking in Eight Years Backed by an eight-game winning streak and having prevailed in 17 of its last 18 matchups, the Cal Poly softball program earned its first national ranking in eight seasons on Tuesday morning.
March 21, 2017 | Softball Hyland Named Both USA Softball and NFCA National Player of the Week Following a five-game pitching performance where she posted a 4-0 record, a 0.95 ERA, struck out 40 hitters in 29.1 innings and matched the Big West Conference record for career strikeouts, Cal Poly softball senior righthander Sierra Hyland was named both the USA Softball Collegiate National Co-Player of the Week and Louisville Slugger/NFCA National Co-Pitcher of the Week on Tuesday.
March 20, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Spencer Howard Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard, who pitched seven scoreless innings to lead Cal Poly to its series-clinching victory over Wichita State over the weekend, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
March 20, 2017 | Track & Field Mustang Minute: Track and Field Decathlete Ted Scranton The 2017 Cal Poly #ShareSLO Invitational will begin with the hammer and discus at Cuesta College on Friday from 1 to 4 p.m. The majority of competition will be hosted at Cal Poly on Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
March 19, 2017 | Softball Hyland Ties Big West Career Strikeout Record in Doubleheader Sweep Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out 10 combined hitters during the Cal Poly softball program's Sunday doubleheader sweep to match the all-time Big West Conference career strikeout record as the Mustangs closed the Loyola Marymount Tournament and pushed their winning streak to eight straight games by defeating Sacramento State (7-2) and Dartmouth (2-1).
March 19, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Picks Up Sixth Consecutive Win The Cal Poly men's tennis team picked up its sixth consecutive win after it beat Fresno State 4-2 Sunday afternoon in Fresno, Calif.
March 19, 2017 | Men's Golf Nygren Shoots Final-Round 67 to Lift Cal Poly to 11th-Place Finish A round of 67 by senior Cole Nygren helped the Cal Poly men's golf team climb one spot to an 11th-place finish in the Arizona State Thunderbird Invitational on Sunday at the Karsten Golf Course on the Sun Devils' campus.
March 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Nebraska for Four Baseball Games This Weekend Cal Poly (7-12, 0-0 Big West), which earned its first series win of the 2017 baseball season by taking two of three games against Wichita State last week, concludes a 12-game homestand with a four-game non-conference series against Nebraska (9-9, 0-0 Big Ten).
March 19, 2017 | Baseball Wichita State Salvages Win in Series Against Cal Poly With 2-0 Triumph Wichita State scored single runs in the fourth and fifth innings and a trio of pitchers made them stand up in a combined four-hit shutout of Cal Poly, 2-0, on Sunday before 1,405 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 18, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Tops No. 9 Oklahoma for Second Straight Day, 3-1 Sophomore right fielder Crimson Kaiser homered and senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out five hitters as the Cal Poly softball program – for the second successive day – handed defending Women's College World Series champion and No. 9 Oklahoma a 3-1 defeat at the Loyola Marymount Tournament.
March 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Series Against Wichita State With 3-0 Shutout Spencer Howard and two relievers combined on a four-hit shutout and 14 strikeouts as Cal Poly earned its first series win of the 2017 baseball season, blanking Wichita State 3-0 in a non-conference game Saturday night before 1,441 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 18, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Defeated by Gonzaga 7-0
March 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns First Walkoff Victory of 2017 Season, 5-4 in 13 Innings A triple to the gap in left-center field by Kyle Marinconz scored Nick Meyer from first base and lifted Cal Poly to its first walkoff win of the year, a 13-inning, 5-4 triumph over Wichita State in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,340 in Baggett Stadium.
March 17, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Tosses Pair of One-Hitters versus No. 9 Oklahoma, Dartmouth Senior righthander Sierra Hyland tossed a complete-game, one-hitter with nine strikeouts and the Cal Poly softball program scored three times in the fifth inning to open the Loyola Marymount Tournament on Friday morning with a 3-1 triumph versus No. 9 Oklahoma. Cal Poly completed the Friday sweep in game No. 2 as junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers (above) and freshman righthander Steffi Best combined to toss a complete-game, one-hitter with seven total strikeouts in an 11-0, five-inning victory versus Dartmouth.
March 17, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Falls to Nevada 4-3
March 16, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly Wrestlers Shorts and Schilling Eliminated From NCAAs Although Colt Shorts upset the No. 6 seed in the 157-pound bracket, both Cal Poly wrestlers who qualified for the 2017 NCAA Division I National Championship have been eliminated.
March 15, 2017 | Men's Basketball Interview with Former Cal Poly Basketball Player David Nwaba An interview with former Cal Poly men's basketball player David Nwaba, the first Mustang in Division I history to play in the National Basketball Association. Interviewed by Chris Sylvester, Nwaba signed a second 10-day contract with the Los Angeles Lakers earlier this week.
March 15, 2017 | Men's Tennis Donovan Named Big West Men's Athlete of the Week
March 15, 2017 | Football Cal Poly Announces Transfer of San Diego St. Quarterback Daniel Prieto Quarterback Daniel Prieto of San Diego State has transferred to Cal Poly and will be eligible to play football this fall, Mustang head coach Tim Walsh announced Wednesday.
March 14, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Claims Second Place in Fresno State Classic The Cal Poly women's golf team more than made up for a two-stroke deficit against UC Irvine, but couldn't hold off a strong performance by Nevada and settled for a second-place finish in the Fresno State Classic on Tuesday at the San Joaquin Country Club.
March 13, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Erupts for Five Runs in Fifth En Route to 6-1 Win Over Gonzaga Kyle Smith and Cam Schneider combined on a no-hitter through 6 1/3 innings and Cal Poly broke open a 1-0 contest with five runs in the fifth inning en route to a 6-1 victory over Gonzaga in a non-conference baseball game Monday night before 1,368 in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2017 | Softball Hyland Earns Conference Record 16th Big West Weekly Honor Following a four-appearance stretch in which she set new Cal Poly softball program records for career victories and strikeouts, Mustang senior righthander Sierra Hyland earned 14th career Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honor on Monday.
March 13, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Minute: Baseball Junior Pitcher Erich Uelmen Mustang Minute, which debuted last month and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on junior baseball pitcher Erich Uelmen this week.
March 13, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sierra Hyland Following a weekend in which she set new Cal Poly softball program records for career victories and strikeouts, Mustang senior righthander Sierra Hyland was named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week for a third time this year.
March 13, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly 2 Shots Off Lead in Fresno State Classic Women's Golf Tourney The Cal Poly women's golf team will enter Tuesday's final round of the Fresno State Classic just two shots behind first-place and fellow Big West Conference member UC Irvine.
March 13, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly to Send Two Wrestlers to NCAA Division I National Championship After a one-year absence, the Cal Poly wrestling program will send a pair of qualifiers to the 2017 NCAA Division I National Championship this weekend.
March 12, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Erupts for 16 Runs on 16 Hits; Salvages One Win in LMU Series First baseman Elijah Skipps jumpstarted the offense with a two-run home run and a triple while left fielder Josh George and catcher Nick Meyer both drove in four runs as Cal Poly salvaged a victory in its series against Loyola Marymount with a 16-1 triumph Sunday afternoon before 1,496 fans in windy Baggett Stadium.
March 11, 2017 | Track & Field Sambel Shot Put Mark Leads Cal Poly Track & Field at Ben Brown Invitational Up next, the Mustangs will host the 35th annual Cal Poly Invitational on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25.
March 15, 2017 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women's Tennis Travels to Reno
March 12, 2017 | Softball Hyland Sets New Cal Poly Strikeout Record as Mustangs Top Stanford Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out eight Stanford hitters Sunday morning to become the Cal Poly softball program's new all-time leader and the Mustangs pushed a run across in the top of the seventh inning to edge the host Cardinal and close the Stanford Easton Classic with a 1-0 win.
March 11, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Men's Tennis Defeats Arizona 5-2
March 11, 2017 | Softball Hyland Matches Strikeout Record, but Cal Poly Splits Doubleheader Senior righthander Sierra Hyland produced nine total strikeouts during two appearances Saturday to match the Cal Poly softball program record of 798 career strikeouts, but the Mustangs – after easing past UConn 3-0 in the doubleheader opener – saw a nine-game winning streak snapped by Grand Canyon in game No. 2, 5-4.
March 9, 2017 | General News Haar, Yap Honored as Cal Poly's Big West Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Year Alongside the 16 fellow recipients representing eight peer universities (chosen from a total of nearly 2,500 student-athletes throughout the Big West), they were presented the awards at a banquet hosted by Wyndham Hotel in Orange County.
March 8, 2017 | Football Nationally Televised Game Against Colgate Highlights 2017 Football Slate A nationally televised Sunday afternoon Week Zero game against Colgate highlights the 11-game 2017 Cal Poly football schedule announced Wednesday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head football coach Tim Walsh.
February 14, 2017 | Baseball Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project Set to Break Ground in June Construction of the Dignity Health Baseball Clubhouse is on track to begin immediately after the conclusion of the 2017 baseball season at Cal Poly.
March 7, 2017 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Program Signs Nine to National Letters of Intent Covering all areas of the field, the Cal Poly men's soccer program announced its first round of additions for the upcoming season – nine student-athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent to join the Mustang program for 2017.
March 11, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Loyola Marymount in 10 Innings, 6-5 Cal Poly let 1-0 and 5-1 leads slip away as Loyola Marymount scored three unearned runs in the ninth inning to force extra frames and Nathan Keavy singled to knock in the winning run in the 10th for a 6-5 victory Saturday night before 1,525 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 10, 2017 | Softball Hyland Sets Cal Poly Wins Record as Mustangs Sweep Doubleheader In becoming the Cal Poly softball program's all-time leader with her 65th career victory, senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out 14 Grand Canyon hitters in a complete-game, two-hit shutout as the Mustangs opened the Stanford Easton Classic with a 1-0 triumph versus Grand Canyon. Cal Poly then completed the Friday sweep as junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers struck out five in a 2-0 victory versus Lehigh.
March 9, 2017 | Baseball Upstart and Perfect Team Israel (3-0) Has a Distinct Cal Poly Flavor Competing in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, upstart Team Israel has a distinct Cal Poly flavor.
March 10, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Heads to Fresno State
March 9, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Falls to UC Davis in Big West Tournament Quarterfinals, 66-55 Senior guard Ridge Shipley scored a game high 19 points and senior forward Zach Gordon grabbed 12 rebounds, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program never led during Thursday's Big West Conference Tournament quarterfinal matchup versus second-seeded UC Davis and saw the 2016-17 season come to a close with a 66-55 loss inside the Honda Center.
March 8, 2017 | Football Cal Poly Announces Several Changes to Football Coaching Staff Two football coaches with over 70 years of experience at the college level and one who has never coached a college game have joined Tim Walsh's staff at Cal Poly.
March 8, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track & Field Travels to Cal St. Fullerton for Ben Brown Invitational Parking on the CSF campus (in Lot A) is $8 on Fridays, free on Saturdays. Tickets to the meet are $5.
March 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Beat CSU Bakersfield 9-7 in Home Opener Cal Poly overcame a 5-0 deficit in its home opener and defeated Central California rival CSU Bakersfield 9-7 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 7, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Men's Tennis Defeats Utah State 4-3
March 7, 2017 | Softball Hyland Ties Big West Record with 15th Player of the Week Award After setting a new Mustang softball program record for appearances and matching the program record for career victories last weekend, Cal Poly senior righthander Sierra Hyland earned her 13th career Big West Pitcher of the Week honor late Monday.
March 7, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sierra Hyland After setting a new Mustang softball program record for appearances and matching the program record for career victories, senior righthander Sierra Hyland has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student Athlete of the Week for a second time in 2017.
March 6, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Minute: Baseball Junior Outfielder Josh George Cal Poly junior outfielder Josh George is the guest this week on Mustang Minute.
March 6, 2017 | Baseball After 11 Games on the Road, Cal Poly Plays Home Opener Tuesday Night Cal Poly, which snapped a six-game losing streak with a victory at Santa Clara before closing out a season-opening 11-game road trip with three losses at San Diego State, plays its home opener and opens up a 12-game homestand Tuesday night by hosting CSU Bakersfield.
March 6, 2017 | Men's Basketball Shipley Earns All-Big West Conference Second Team Praise The Big West's leader with a 1.9-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio and ranked third in the Cal Poly men's basketball program's lineup with 10.6 points per game, senior guard Ridge Shipley was named to the all-conference second team following Monday's annual release of honors and specialty awards.
March 5, 2017 | Softball Sunday Schedule at ShareSLO Mustang Classic Washed Out Due to overnight rain on the central coast, both Sunday games at the Cal Poly softball program’s ShareSLO Mustang Classic tournament were cancelled. Neither game – Sacred Heart versus Middle Tennessee State and Saint Mary’s at Cal Poly – will be rescheduled.
March 4, 2017 | Softball Hyland Matches Career Wins Record as Cal Poly Sweeps Doubleheader Senior left fielder Courtney Tyler produced three RBI and freshman righthander Steffi Best tossed three innings of relief to earn her first collegiate victory as the Cal Poly softball team opened Saturday's doubleheader at the program's ShareSLO Mustang Classic with an 11-0, five-inning victory against Sacred Heart. Cal Poly then completed the sweep with a 2-1, eight-inning evening win against Middle Tennessee State as senior righthander Sierra Hyland tied the Mustang program record with her 64th career victory.
March 6, 2017 | Men's Basketball Niziol, Hollingsworth Join Joe Callero Radio Show Monday on ESPN 1280 Cal Poly men's basketball forwards Kuba Niziol and Hank Hollingsworth will join the Joe Callero Radio Show this week, airing live at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 6 from Charlie's Place at 981 Foothill Blvd. in San Luis Obispo.
March 4, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Falls to UCSB in Finale; No. 7 Seed for Big West Tournament Sophomore guard Donovan Fields scored a team high 10 points, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program trailed UC Santa Barbara for the final 34 minutes of Saturday's matchup and dropped its regular season finale to the Gauchos inside Mott Athletics Center, 57-44.
March 4, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Falls at UCSB 77-63; Opens Big West Tournament Tuesday Mustangs to Face Hawai’i in First-Round Matchup at 8:30 p.m. March 7 on ESPN3 in Long Beach
March 4, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Falls to UC Davis 6-1
March 1, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Varsity Club to Host Cactus Mixer in Tempe, Ariz., Next Week The Cal Poly Varsity Club will host a cactus mixer during spring training next week in Arizona and several former Mustang baseball players have already signed up for the event.
March 3, 2017 | Softball Hyland, Chalmers Allow Zero Runs as Cal Poly Sweeps Friday Pair Righthander Sierra Hyland became the Cal Poly softball program’s career pitching appearances leader with her 127th game in the circle Friday afternoon and the senior struck out 10 Middle Tennessee State hitters in a one-hit effort as the Mustangs opened their 18-game home schedule at Bob Janssen Field and the 2017 ShareSLO Mustang Classic with a 3-0 victory.
March 1, 2017 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Ridge Shipley Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Senior guard Ridge Shipley is the featured Mustang for the program's Saturday, March 4 regular season finale versus UC Santa Barbara. Tip time is 7 p.m. inside Mott Athletics Center.
March 2, 2017 | Men's Basketball Four in Double Figures as Cal Poly Tops CSUN, 76-70 Senior guard Ridge Shipley led four Cal Poly men's basketball players in double-digit scoring figures with 17 points Thursday evening as the Cal Poly men's basketball program pushed its winning streak to three successive games with a 76-70 victory versus CSUN inside Mott Athletics Center.
March 1, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Tops Cal State Fullerton for 73-57 Home Win on Senior Day Leaupepe Also Surpasses Career 1,000-Point Mark in Wire-to-Wire Mustang Victory
March 2, 2017 | Men's Basketball Postgame Highlights: Cal Poly 76, CSUN 70 (March 2, 2017) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 76-70 home victory versus CSUN (March 2, 2017).
March 1, 2017 | Men's Basketball Nwaba Makes Los Angeles Lakers Debut on Tuesday Evening On the day he inked a 10-day contract with the Los Angeles Lakers to become the first Cal Poly men's basketball player in the Division I era to sign a deal with an NBA franchise, guard David Nwaba made his NBA Tuesday evening.
March 2, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track and Field to Begin 2017 Season on Saturday at Cal Opener In addition to the Mustangs and hosting Golden Bears, UC Davis and Nevada will have full squads in attendance.
March 1, 2017 Meet the Gruenewalds
March 1, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Season-Opening 11-Game Road Trip at San Diego State Cal Poly, which snapped a six-game losing streak with an 11-7 victory at Santa Clara on Tuesday, wraps up a season-opening 11-game road trip with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at San Diego State inside Tony Gwynn Stadium.
March 1, 2017 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Zach Gordon Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Senior forward Zach Gordon is the featured Mustang for the program's Thursday, March 2 matchup versus CSUN. Tip time is 7 p.m. inside Mott Athletics Center.
March 1, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Minute: Ben Donovan from Men's Tennis
February 28, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Snaps Six-Game Losing Streak With 11-7 Victory Over Santa Clara Second baseman Kyle Marinconz drove in three runs with a double, a walk and a sacrifice fly while third baseman Michael Sanderson knocked in two with a double and triple as the Mustangs defeated Santa Clara 11-7 Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Stadium, snapping a six-game losing streak.
February 28, 2017 | Men's Basketball David Nwaba Signs 10-Day Contract with Los Angeles Lakers Former Cal Poly men's basketball guard David Nwaba became the first Mustang in the program's Division I era to sign a contract with an NBA franchise following the Tuesday morning announcement that the Los Angeles Lakers inked the former All-Big West Conference selection to a 10-day deal.
February 28, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Finishes Second in Del Walker Intercollegiate Jimmy Castles fired a 67 and Grady Smith added a 69, but the Cal Poly men's golf team, ahead of Boise State by 10 strokes when play was suspended due to darkness Monday, finished four shots behind the Broncos at the 21st Del Walker Classic hosted by Long Beach State.
February 27, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Victor Joseph After averaging 21.5 points per the Cal Poly men’s basketball program’s pair of victories at Long Beach State (Feb. 23) and UC Riverside (Feb. 25), junior guard Victor Joseph has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student Athlete of the Week.
February 28, 2017 | Women's Golf Binns Leads Cal Poly to 10th-Place Finish in Bruin Wave Invitational Jamie Binns carded a final-round 74 as the Cal Poly women's golf team finished 10th in the 15-team Bruin Wave Invitational hosted by UCLA and Pepperdine on Tuesday at the San Luis Obispo Country Club.
February 27, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Season-Opening 11-Game Road Trip With 4 This Week Cal Poly, which won its season opener at Cal but has dropped six games since and has been held to just six runs over its last five contests, will play four more games on the road this week, starting with a single game Tuesday night at Santa Clara and continuing with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at San Diego State.
February 27, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Leads Late in Second Round of Del Walker Intercollegiate Led by first-round leader Justin De Los Santos, Cal Poly has a 10-stroke lead over Utah State near the end of the second round of play in the 21st Del Walker Intercollegiate at the Virginia Country Club.
February 26, 2017 | Wrestling Pair of Mustangs Qualify for NCAA Division I National Championship Cal Poly 157-pounder Colt Shorts and 141-pounder Colton Schilling have punched tickets to the 2017 NCAA Division I National Wrestling Championship.
February 26, 2017 | Softball Mustangs Close Bulldog Classic with 2-0 Win versus Fresno State Junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers pitched a complete-game, two-hit shutout and seventh-inning solo homers from sophomores Megan Nordin and Crimson Kaiser accounted for the difference Sunday afternoon as the Cal Poly softball program closed the Fresno State-hosted Bulldog Classic with a 2-0 win versus the hosts at Margie Wright Diamond.
February 26, 2017 | Men's Tennis No. 33 Mustangs Fall to No. 9 Michigan, 6-1
February 25, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Overcomes Second-Half Deficit for 84-77 Overtime Win Junior guard Victor Joseph scored a career high 26 points and sophomore guard Donovan Fields added 22 Saturday evening as the Cal Poly men's basketball program rallied from an eight-point deficit with six minutes remaining in regulation versus UC Riverside before prevailing in overtime at SRC Arena, 84-77.
February 26, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Falls 4-3 to CSUN
February 25, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Joseph Postgame - Feb. 25 (Cal Poly 84, UC Riverside 77 / OT) Head coach Joe Callero and junior guard Victor Joseph react to the Cal Poly men's basketball program's 84-77 overtime victory at UC Riverside (Feb. 25, 2017).
February 24, 2017 | Men's Basketball Postgame Highlights: Cal Poly 78, Long Beach State 71 (Feb. 23) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball program's 78-71 victory at Long Beach State (Feb. 23, 2017).
February 27, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly 10th Among 17 Teams Competing in Bruin Wave Invitational Play was suspended midway through the second round of the Bruin Wave Invitational women's golf tournament on Monday at the San Luis Obispo Country Club.
February 26, 2017 | Baseball Pacific Completes Series Sweep Against Cal Poly on Sunday With 8-3 Win Pacific shattered a 1-1 tie with a seven-run sixth-inning explosion and defeated the Mustangs 8-3 in the finale of a non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Klein Family Field.
February 25, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Splits Saturday Doubleheader at Bulldog Classic The Cal Poly softball team overcame a five-run fifth inning from Idaho State by scoring three times in the sixth to slide past the Bengals during the second game of a Saturday doubleheader at the Fresno State-hosted Bulldog Classic, 7-5. During Saturday's opening game versus No. 16 Minnesota, however, Mustang senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out four hitters without a walk, but the 12th-ranked Golden Gophers pushed across two runs in the top of the eighth inning to edge the Mustangs, 3-1.
February 25, 2017 | Baseball Pacific Clinches Series Against Cal Poly for First Time Since 1999 For the fourth time in Cal Poly's 23 Division I seasons, the Mustangs have been shut out in back-to-back games. A 2-0 winner Friday night, Pacific beat Cal Poly 16-0 Saturday afternoon at Klein Family Field, clinching a three-game series against the Mustangs for the first time since the 1999 season.
February 23, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Men's Tennis Falls to No. 12 USC 4-3
February 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pacific, 2-0, in Opener of Non-Conference Series Junior right-hander Erich Uelmen allowed one earned run and four hits over 7 2/3 innings with a career-high 10 strikeouts, but received no run support as Pacific defeated Cal Poly 2-0 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Klein Family Field.
February 24, 2017 | Softball Chalmers Strikes Out Career High Nine, but Cal Poly Falls 1-0 Junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers struck out a career high nine Idaho State hitters without a walk in a complete-game, two-hitter, but a fifth-inning error helped undo the Cal Poly softball program Friday afternoon as the Mustangs dropped a 1-0 decision at the Fresno State-hosted Bulldog Classic.
February 23, 2017 | Men's Basketball Four in Double Figures as Cal Poly Topples Long Beach State, 78-71 Guards Ridge Shipley and Victor Joseph each finished with 17 points as the Cal Poly men’s basketball program earned its first victory inside Long Beach State’s Walter Pyramid in seven seasons with a 78-71 triumph on Thursday evening.
February 23, 2017 | Baseball Light-Hitting Mustangs Fall to Stanford, 5-2 Stanford pitchers struck out 15 Cal Poly hitters and held the Mustangs to one hit in the first six innings en route to a 5-2 victory in a non-conference baseball game Thursday night at Sunken Diamond.
February 23, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Shipley Postgame - Feb. 23 (Cal Poly 78, Long Beach State 71) Head coach Joe Callero and senior guard Ridge Shipley react to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 78-71 victory at Long Beach State (Feb. 23, 2017).
February 21, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays Four More Games in Northern California This Weekend Cal Poly, which won its season opener but dropped the next two games of a three-game series at California last weekend, will play four more games in Northern California this weekend, starting with a makeup game Thursday night at Stanford and continuing with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at Pacific.
February 22, 2017 | Men's Tennis Pang Named Big West Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
February 3, 2017 | Men's Basketball Feb. 25 Matchup at UC Riverside added to Cal Poly’s Television Schedule The Cal Poly men’s basketball team added a fifth televised game to its 2016-17 regular season schedule Friday morning following the announcement that the program’s Saturday, Feb. 25 matchup at UC Riverside will be televised live on FOX Prime Ticket.
February 21, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Tennis Earns Highest National Ranking The Cal Poly men’s tennis team will be competing this weekend with its highest national ranking as a Division I program. The No. 33 team will be taking on No. 12 USC and No. 9 Michigan.
February 22, 2017 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women's Tennis Set to Host Santa Clara and CSUN
February 23, 2017 | Softball Hyland Strikes Out 11, but Cal Poly Edged in Eight Innings at Fresno State Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out 11 Fresno State batters without a walk Thursday evening, but the Bulldogs pushed across two runs in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Mustangs opened the Bulldog Classic with a 3-2, eight-inning loss at Margie Wright Diamond.
February 20, 2017 | Softball Hyland Earns 14th Career Big West Conference Weekly Honor After hitting safely in all four of the Cal Poly softball program's games at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic (Cathedral City, Calif.) and leading the Mustangs with a .538 (7-for-13) batting average and six RBI, senior righthander and designated player Sierra Hyland was named Big West Conference Player of the Week for the second time in her career on Monday afternoon.
February 22, 2017 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Set to Host Two Camps in July
February 22, 2017 | Women's Basketball Dynn and Lynn Leaupepe Talk About Their Bond (© Mustang News) Cal Poly's junior twin sisters from Camarillo — Dynn Leaupepe and Lynn Leaupepe — each won Big West Conference Player of the Week awards only two weeks apart in January.
February 18, 2017 | Swimming & Diving Mustangs Set Program Highs at MPSF Championships
February 20, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Ben Donovan Cal Poly men’s tennis player Ben Donovan was named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday after he helped lead the Mustangs to back-to-back victories.
February 19, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Closes Collegiate Classic with Doubleheader Sweep Senior righthander Sierra Hyland matched her career high by striking out 15 Liberty hitters in a complete-game, four-hitter as the Cal Poly softball program began a Sunday doubleheader at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic with a 9-2 triumph versus the Flames. Cal Poly completed the two-game sweep in the afternoon as the Mustangs scored in every inning en route to an 11-3, five-inning win versus Utah Valley.
February 20, 2017 | Men's Basketball Gordon and Sutlive Join Joe Callero Radio Show Tuesday on ESPN 1280 Cal Poly men's basketball senior forward Zach Gordon and junior guard Taylor Sutlive will join the Joe Callero Radio Show this week, airing live at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 21 from Mustang Station on the Cal Poly campus.
February 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Clinches Season-Opening Series Against Cal Poly with 8-1 Triumph Cal overcame an early 1-0 deficit and claimed its season-opening non-conference baseball series Sunday with an 8-1 victory over Cal Poly at Evans Diamond.
February 19, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Men's Tennis Continues Home Winning Streak
February 18, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Outdistanced by Hawai’i, 82-61 Senior guard Ridge Shipley (top) led three Cal Poly men's basketball players in double-digit scoring figures with 16 points Saturday evening, but the Mustangs never led versus Hawai'i and dropped an 82-61 decision inside Mott Athletics Center.
February 16, 2017 | Men's Basketball Kyle Toth: Return from Heartbreak Cal Poly senior Kyle Toth on the perspective he gained through the unimaginable loss of his mother to breast cancer (produced by Big West Conference).
February 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Stanford Baseball Game on Monday Postponed Cal Poly's baseball game on President's Day, Monday, Feb. 20, against Stanford in Baggett Stadium has been postponed.
February 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly and Cal Split Season-Opening Baseball Doubleheader Cal Poly jumped to a 6-1 lead and held on for a season-opening 6-4 victory over Cal at Evans Diamond on Saturday. Cal won the nightcap 4-3, taking advantage of three Mustang errors.
February 18, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Shipley, Joseph Postgame Reaction (Hawai’i 82, Cal Poly 61) Head coach Joe Callero and guards Ridge Shipley and Victor Joseph react to the Cal Poly men’s basketball team’s 82-61 home loss to Hawai’i (Feb. 18, 2017).
February 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Beats Cal 6-4 in 2017 Baseball Season Opener Cal Poly jumped to a 6-1 lead and held on for a season-opening 6-4 victory over Cal at Evans Diamond on Saturday.
February 18, 2017 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women's Tennis Falls to USF, 6-1
February 16, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Tops Second-Place Long Beach State for 69-67 Big West Win The Mustangs will return to Mott to host UC Irvine at 4 p.m. Saturday. All fans are encouraged to wear pink, and pink T-shirts and wristbands will be given out to the first 250 fans.
February 13, 2017 | Baseball Young in 2016; Cal Poly Opens 2017 Season with Higher Expectations Cal Poly, which despite having 25 freshmen and sophomores on its 35-man roster a year ago finished 32-25 overall and tied for fourth place in the Big West Conference, opens the 2017 baseball season this weekend with a three-game series against Pacific-12 Conference member California.
February 17, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Banquet Scheduled for Friday, March 3 Coinciding with the Cal Poly men's basketball team's final regular season home game inside Mott Athletics Center, the Mustang program will hold its annual season banquet on Friday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. inside the university's Performing Arts Center.
February 18, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Loses One Game to Rain; Doubleheader Sunday Due to inclement weather, the Cal Poly softball program's Saturday doubleheader at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic – scheduled for 2:30 p.m. versus Utah Valley and 8 p.m. against San Diego – has been cancelled.
February 17, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Set to Host Pacific
February 15, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Opens Play in Cathedral City Versus Central Florida, No. 6 UCLA The Cal Poly softball program's five-tournament, pre-Big West Conference schedule continues at the Feb. 17-19 Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic inside the Big League Dreams Sports Park in Cathedral City, Calif. Cal Poly's five-game stretch begins on Friday, Feb. 17 versus Central Florida (2-3) at 3 p.m. and No. 6 UCLA (5-0) at 5:30 p.m.
February 16, 2017 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women's Tennis Hits the Road to USF and Pacific
February 17, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Edged in Friday Opener by Central Florida, 2-1 Reigning USA Softball National Player of the Week honoree and senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out seven UCLA hitters Friday afternoon, but the sixth-ranked Bruins scratched out two runs in the third inning to slide past the Cal Poly softball program at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic, 3-1. Despite a nine-strikeout performance from junior righthander Lindsey Chalmers during Friday's opening game, Cal Poly also fell to Central Florida in nine innings, 2-1.
February 15, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Rolls Past CSUN, 85-71 Sophomore guard Donovan Fields finished with a career high 23 points as the Cal Poly men’s basketball program never trailed in dealinSophomore guard Donovan Fields finished with a career high 23 points as the Cal Poly men’s basketball program never trailed in dealing CSUN an 85-70 defeat inside the Matadome on Wednesday evening.g CSUN an 85-70 defeat inside the Matadome on Wednesday evening.
February 15, 2017 | Men's Basketball Postgame Highlights - Cal Poly 85, CSUN 71 (Feb. 15, 2017) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 85-71 Wednesday victory at CSUN.
February 13, 2017 | Men's Basketball Mustang Monday Q&A Debuts with Ridge Shipley Beginning with the first edition on Feb. 13, GoPoly.com will feature interviews with Mustang student-athletes that will run each Monday. Cal Poly men's basketball senior guard Ridge Shipley sat down for the first installment on Monday, Feb. 13.
February 15, 2017 | Swimming & Diving Mustang Swimming and Diving Heads to MPSF Championships
February 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Season Opener at Cal Postponed Due to Rain Cal Poly's 2017 baseball season opener at Cal on Friday night has been postponed due to wet weather and will be played as part of a 1 p.m. doubleheader Saturday at Evans Diamond.
February 15, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Fields Postgame - Feb. 15, 2017 (Cal Poly 85, CSUN 71) Head coach Joe Callero and sophomore guard Donovan Fields react to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 85-71 win at CSUN (Feb. 15, 2017).
February 14, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Claims First Place in Battle at the Rock Women's Golf Tourney The Cal Poly women's golf team, trailing Hawai'i by five strokes after Monday's two rounds of play, overtook the Rainbow Wahine and captured first place in the Battle at the Rock hosted by UC Riverside on Tuesday at the Oak Quarry Golf Club.
February 14, 2017 | Softball Hyland Named USA Softball National Player of the Week for Second Time Having begun her senior season by tossing a pair of no-hitters – including a perfect game versus Creighton (Feb. 11) – winning three times and compiling a 0.91 ERA in 23.0 innings at the Arizona State-hosted Kajikawa Classic, righthander Sierra Hyland was named USA Softball National Player of the Week on Tuesday afternoon for a second time during her career.
February 14, 2017 | Baseball Larry Lee to Serve as Assistant Coach for 2017 Collegiate National Team Larry Lee, who will begin his 15th season as head coach of the Cal Poly baseball team in three days, has been selected to serve as an assistant coach for USA Baseball's 2017 Collegiate National Team.
February 16, 2017 | Softball Former Mustang Softball Player Shirley Tuttle Passes Away Shirley Tuttle, an infielder for the Cal Poly softball program during the 1986 and 1987 seasons, passed away on Jan. 10 in San Diego at the age of 52.
February 14, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Men's Golf Finishes Third in PRO Compression Invitational Cal Poly claimed third place in the 12-team ORO Compression Invitational hosted by the University of San Diego on Tuesday at The Farms Golf Club.
February 13, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sierra Hyland After opening her senior season by tossing a pair of no-hitters – including a perfect game versus Creighton (Feb. 11) – winning three times and compiling a 0.91 ERA in 23.0 innings at the Arizona State-hosted Kajikawa Classic, righthander Sierra Hyland has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student Athlete of the Week.
February 13, 2017 | Men's Tennis Mustang Men's Tennis Sweeps LMU, 7-0
February 13, 2017 | Baseball Joey Wagman to Pitch for Team Israel in World Baseball Classic Former Cal Poly pitcher Joey Wagman has been selected to pitch for Israel in the World Baseball Classic, which begins in March.
February 13, 2017 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Tied for Second Place in Battle at the Rock Desiree Gillaspy posted rounds of 72 and 74 and is two strokes off the lead in second place as the Cal Poly women's golf team trails leader Hawai'i by five shots after two rounds of play in the Battle at the Rock on Monday at the Oak Quarry Golf Club.
February 13, 2017 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Fourth After Two Rounds of Play in PRO Compression Invitational The Cal Poly men's golf team is fourth among 12 schools competing in the PRO Compression Invitational hosted by the University of San Diego when play was suspended Monday due to darkness.
February 12, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Edged by No. 9 Oregon in Kajikawa Classic Finale Senior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out five Oregon hitters Sunday, but a two-run third inning from the ninth-ranked Ducks was enough to send the Cal Poly softball program to its first defeat of 2017 as the Mustangs closed play at the Arizona State-hosted Kajikawa Classic with a 3-1 defeat.
February 12, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly Falls to Boise State, 23-16, in Final Dual Meet of 2016-17 Season Cal Poly won the final three bouts, but fell too far behind in the first seven matches and couldn't come back from a 23-3 deficit, falling 23-16 to Boise State in a Pac-12 Conference dual meet Sunday inside Bronco Gym.
February 11, 2017 | Softball Hyland Perfect Game Highlights Saturday Doubleheader Sweep Two starts, two no-hitters – this time a perfect game – and two nine-strikeout games for Sierra Hyland as the Cal Poly softball team's senior righthander helped the Mustangs open Saturday action at the Arizona State-hosted Kajikawa Classic with an 8-0, five-inning victory versus Creighton. Hyland then earned the victory in Saturday's second game, tossing the final two innings with five strikeouts in a 2-1 triumph against Western Michigan.
February 11, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies for 7-5 Victory in Annual Alumni Baseball Game Gabe Barthelmass and Colby Barrick smashed two-run triples to the gap in right-center field, highlighting a seven-run sixth-inning rally as Cal Poly erased a 4-0 deficit and held on to beat the alumni 7-5 in the baseball program's annual Alumni Game on Saturday in Baggett Stadium.
February 11, 2017 | Track & Field Five Mustangs Finish in Top 15 at Husky Classic Indoor Track & Field Meet SEATTLE — Five Mustangs posted top-15 individual finishes at the Husky Classic on Saturday, leading the Cal Poly women’s track & field team inside Dempsey Indoor on the Washington campus.
February 10, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Opens 2017 with Two Wins as Hyland Tosses No-Hitter Keyed by senior righthander Sierra Hyland's fourth career no-hitter during a 2-1 victory against Purdue, the Cal Poly softball program opened the 2017 season Friday morning at the Arizona State-hosted Kajikawa Classic with a pair of victories. The Mustangs also topped San Diego 8-6 in Friday's second game.
February 10, 2017 | Wrestling Oregon State Claims First Five Bouts En Route to 25-10 Win Over Cal Poly Oregon State won the first five bouts for a 19-0 advantage and coasted to a 25-10 victory over Cal Poly in a Pac-12 Conference dual wrestling meet Friday afternoon inside Gill Coliseum.
February 9, 2017 | Women's Basketball Gilbert, Leaupepe Twins Lead Cal Poly to 78-60 Road Win Over UC Irvine Cal Poly will next visit Cal State Fullerton on Saturday, with ESPN3 broadcasting the action from Titan Gym.
February 9, 2017 | Men's Basketball Second-Half Hawai’i Run Sends Cal Poly Men’s Basketball to 74-65 Defeat Senior guard Ridge Shipley scored a team high 19 points, but the Cal Poly men’s basketball program – despite closing a seven-point halftime deficit Thursday evening – never led versus Hawai’i inside the Stan Sheriff Center and dropped a 74-65 decision.
February 9, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Niziol Postgame - Feb. 9, 2017 (Hawai'i 74, Cal Poly 65) Head coach Joe Callero and sophomore forward Kuba Niziol react to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 74-65 loss at Hawai'i (Feb. 9, 2017).
February 7, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly Concludes Dual Meet Schedule at Oregon State, Boise State Cal Poly wraps up the dual meet portion of its 2016-17 wrestling schedule this weekend with Pacific-12 Conference matches at Oregon State and Boise State.
February 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Set for Saturday Afternoon At least 15 members of Cal Poly’s 2014 Big West Conference championship baseball team return to Baggett Stadium on Saturday for the annual Alumni Game.
February 7, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Returns to Seattle for Husky Classic Indoor Track and Field Meet In addition to collegiate squads from around the nation, Dempsey features numerous Olympians, professionals and club competitors.
February 6, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly to Visit UC Irvine Thursday, Cal St. Fullerton on ESPN3 Saturday Cal Poly will return home to host Long Beach State at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16 and then a rematch with UC Irvine at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18.
February 9, 2017 | Cross Country Cal Poly Earns Sixth Consecutive National All-Academic Honor Combined between men's and women's cross country and track & field, Cal Poly has now had 14 teams and 29 individuals honored with USTFCCCA All-Academic status since 2006-07.
February 9, 2017 | Softball Vecchione Selected to USA Softball Coaching Pool for 2017-19 Term Gina Vecchione retained her position as a member of the USA Softball coaching staff following the Wednesday announcement that Cal Poly's fifth-year associate head coach was one of 22 coaches selected to the 2017-2019 USA Softball Women's National Team coaching pool.
February 7, 2017 | Football Graves, Garcia and Santini Earn Top Team Awards for 2016 Season Quarterback Dano Graves, slot back Kori Garcia and linebacker Chris Santini, all seniors, were the top award winners at the team banquet honoring the 2016 Cal Poly football team Jan. 22 at the Madonna Inn in?San Luis Obispo.
February 6, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sohrab Movahedi Sohrab Movahedi, who earned his sixth straight win and sparked the Cal Poly wrestling team to a come-from-behind victory over Northern Colorado on Sunday, is the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
February 6, 2017 | Football Seven Mustangs Land on Big Sky Conference Fall All-Academic Team A record seven Cal Poly football players have earned spots on the 2016 Big Sky Conference Fall All-Academic Team.
February 5, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly Rallies For 21-18 Dual Meet Victory Over Northern Colorado Sohrab Movahedi's takedown with seven seconds remaining sparked the Cal Poly wrestling team to a come-from-behind 21-18 victory over Northern Colorado in a non-conference dual meet Sunday afternoon in Mott Athletics Center.
February 3, 2017 | Men's Soccer Enriquez Earns Third United States U-19 Men’s National Team Camp Invite For the third time during his Cal Poly career, sophomore midfielder and 2016 Big West Conference Freshman of the Year Christian Enriquez has been invited to the United States U-19 Men’s National Team training camp.
February 5, 2017 | Women's Tennis Mustang Women's Tennis Falls to UC San Diego
February 4, 2017 | Men's Basketball Pair of Long Runs Spark UC Riverside Over Cal Poly, 67-56 UC Riverside went on a 17-0 run to take the lead for good in the first seven minutes of the second half and put together a 12-0 spurt in the final four minutes to turn a one-point lead into a 13-point advantage en route to a 67-56 Big West Conference men’s basketball victory over Cal Poly on Saturday night in Mott Athletics Center.
February 4, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Gordon, Joseph Postgame – Feb. 4, 2017 Head coach Joe Callero, senior forward Zach Gordon and junior guard Victor Joseph react to the Cal Poly men’s basketball team’s 67-56 home loss to UC Riverside (Feb. 4, 2017).
February 4, 2017 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Men's Tennis Falls to Oregon 7-0
February 2, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men's Basketball Hangs On to Beat First-Place UC Davis, 74-70 Guard Victor Joseph scored 20 points, 16 in the second half and his 11th double-digit scoring game of the season, as Cal Poly, which let a 12-point first-half lead slip away, led for all but one minute in the second half en route to a 74-70 victory over UC Davis in a Big West Conference men’s basketball game Thursday night in Mott Athletics Center.
February 2, 2017 | Men's Basketball Postgame Highlights: Cal Poly 74, UC Davis 70 (Feb. 2, 2017) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 74-70 home victory versus UC Davis (Feb. 2, 2017).
February 1, 2017 | Softball Hyland Begins Year on USA Softball Player of the Year Top 50 Watch List Cal Poly softball senior Sierra Hyland became the first Mustang in seven years to earn a spot on USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Award Watch List as the righthanded pitcher was one of 50 athletes selected to the opening pool of candidates.
February 3, 2017 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Josh Mishler Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Junior forward Josh Mishler is the featured Mustang for the program's Saturday, Feb. 4 matchup versus UC Riverside. Tip time inside Mott Athletics Center is 7 p.m.
February 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Selected By Head Coaches to Finish Fourth in Big West Conference The Cal Poly baseball team has been selected by the nine head coaches of the Big West Conference to finish fourth during the 2017 season.
February 2, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Fields, Joseph Postgame - Feb. 2, 2017 (Cal Poly 74, UC Davis 70) Head coach Joe Callero and guards Victor Joseph and Donovan Fields react to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 74-70 victory against UC Davis (Feb. 2, 2017).
February 3, 2017 | Wrestling Filip Novachkov Claims 65-Kilogram Title in Schultz Memorial Invitational Former Cal Poly wrestler Filip Novachkov captured top honors in the 65-kilogram division of the 19th annual Dave Schultz Memorial International Wrestling Tournament at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs on Thursday.
February 2, 2017 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Luke Meikle Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Junior forward Luke Meikle is the featured Mustang for the program's Thursday, Feb. 2 matchup versus UC Davis. Tip time inside Mott Athletics Center is 8 p.m.
February 1, 2017 | Football Eighteen Recruits Sign to Continue Football Careers at Cal Poly Cal Poly has signed a total of 16 high school football players and two community college transfers to either the National Letter of Intent or Grant-in-Aid offer. The announcement was made Wednesday by ninth-year Mustang football coach Tim Walsh and Cal Poly director of athletics Don Oberhelman in the Cal Poly Football Office.
February 1, 2017 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Team Selected Fourth in Big West Coaches Poll Returning seven starters and three All-Big West Conference selections from a year ago, the Cal Poly softball program was selected for a fourth-place finish in the Big West standings this season following the Wednesday morning release of the preseason coaches poll.
January 31, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly to Host Northern Colorado for Final Home Dual Meet on Sunday Cal Poly’s final home dual meet of the 2016-17 wrestling season will be held on Super Bowl Sunday. The Mustangs will host Northern Colorado, with the first bout slated to begin at noon.
February 3, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Closes Home Stand Saturday versus UC Riverside at 7 p.m. Two days after knocking off the first-place program in the Big West Conference standings for a second successive week, the Cal Poly men's basketball team closes a two-game home stand inside Mott Athletics Center against UC Riverside on Saturday, Feb. 4. Tip time is 7 p.m.
February 2, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Women's Basketball Edged at Home by UC Davis, 61-53
January 30, 2017 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Basketball to Host UC Davis on Thursday, UC Riverside Saturday Thursday's game against the Aggies will also be Blackout Night, as all fans are encouraged to wear black, and the first 100 students in attendance will receive free black T-shirts (in addition to free pizza). Saturday's matchup with the Highlanders is Poly Play Day, as kids are invited to a carnival in the Stampede Club tent before the game, followed by free admission for youth in eighth grade and under.
January 30, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Victor Joseph After posting successive 22-point games, Cal Poly men’s basketball junior guard Victor Joseph has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
January 28, 2017 | Wrestling Shorts Leads Cal Poly Wrestlers to 21-18 Triumph Over CSU Bakersfield Senior Colt Shorts led from start to finish in a 6-0 decision and lifted the Cal Poly wrestling team to a 21-18 Pac-12 Conference dual meet victory over CSU Bakersfield on Saturday night at Righetti High School.
January 28, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Comeback Falls Short Saturday at Cal State Fullerton Junior guard Victor Joseph chalked up his second 22-point performance in as many games, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after bridging an early double-digit deficit in the second half – was outdistanced Saturday evening by Cal State Fullerton inside Titan Gym, 81-71.
January 28, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero Postgame - Jan. 28, 2017 (Cal State Fullerton 81, Cal Poly 71) Head coach Joe Callero reacts to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 81-71 loss at Cal State Fullerton (Jan. 28, 2017).
January 28, 2017 | Track & Field Mustang Track & Field Posts 7 Top-20 Finishes on 2nd Day of UW Invitational SEATTLE — The Cal Poly women's track & field team produced seven individual top-20 finishes on Saturday to conclude the UW Invitational, highlighting the second day of the Mustangs' first indoor meet of 2017.
January 30, 2017 | Football Cal Poly to Announce 2017 Recruiting Class Wednesday in Football Office The Cal Poly football coaching staff will announce its 2017 recruiting class on Wednesday inside the Cal Poly Football Office, starting at 2 p.m.
January 30, 2017 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Swimming and Diving Falls to UC Santa Barbara
January 27, 2017 | Track & Field Cal Poly Track and Field Competes on Day 1 of UW Indoor Invitational Running at the first indoor meet of her NCAA career, Delaney Fitzsimmons led Cal Poly with a top-five finish on Friday.
January 26, 2017 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Topples Big West Leader UC Irvine, 79-66 Junior guard Victor Joseph (above) scored a game high 22 points to lead four Mustangs in double-digit scoring figures as the Cal Poly men's basketball program earned its first Big West victory of the year by handing UC Irvine its first conference loss with a 79-66 decision Thursday evening inside the Bren Events Center.
January 26, 2017 | Men's Basketball Postgame Highlights - Cal Poly 79, UC Irvine 66 (Jan. 26, 2017) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 79-66 upset of Big West Conference leader UC Irvine (Jan. 26, 2017).
January 26, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Joseph Postgame - Jan. 26, 2017 (Cal Poly 79, UC Irvine 66) Head coach Joe Callero and junior guard Victor Joseph react to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 79-66 victory at UC Irvine (Jan. 26, 2017).
January 26, 2017 | Baseball Imhof Featured on ESPN.com Detailing Freak Accident in Training Room Former Cal Poly pitcher Matt Imhof was featured on the front page of ESPN.com's Major League Baseball page Wednesday.
January 23, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Practice Friday in Preparation for 2017 Baseball Season With as many as six true freshmen and a community college transfer in the starting lineup, Cal Poly posted a 32-25 record a year ago and finished in the upper half of the Big West Conference standings for the 12th time in Larry Lee’s 14 years at the helm. Expect even better things in 2017.
January 23, 2017 | Wrestling Cal Poly to ‘Host' North Dakota State, CSU Bakersfield for Dual Meets The Cal Poly wrestling team will compete in a pair of “home” matches Saturday against CSU Bakersfield and North Dakota State at Righetti High School in Santa Maria.
January 23, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Mitch Woods Senior Mitch Woods, who won a pair of decisions in Cal Poly’s dual meets against Wyoming and Air Force last week, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
January 21, 2017 | Women's Basketball Leaupepe Leads Cal Poly to 70-63 Big West Road Win Over CSUN
January 21, 2017 | Men's Basketball Tour Diaries: Tournament Talk with Cal Poly Cal Poly seniors Ridge Shipley and Zach Gordon relive the 2014 Big West Tournament when they made Mustang history and look forward to the chance to dance again (courtesy of the Big West Conference).
January 21, 2017 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Victor Joseph Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Junior guard Victor Joseph is the featured Mustang for the program's Saturday, Jan. 21 matchup versus Long Beach State. Tip time inside Mott Athletics Center is 7 p.m.
January 21, 2017 | Men's Basketball Long Beach State Rallies to Beat Cal Poly in Overtime, 98-92 Loren Jackson made two of three free throws to send the game into overtime and Long Beach State outscored Cal Poly 9-3 in the extra period for a 98-92 victory in a Big West Conference men’s basketball game televised nationally by ESPNU on Saturday night in Mott Athletics Center.
January 21, 2017 | Men's Basketball Callero, Shipley, Fields Postgame - Jan. 21, 2017 Head coach Joe Callero and guards Ridge Shipley and Donovan Fields react to the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 96-92 overtime loss to Long Beach State (Jan. 21, 2017).