February 13, 2016 | Women's Basketball UC Riverside Stays Unbeaten in Big West With 75-62 Comeback at Cal Poly
February 13, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Alumni 14-10 in Annual Baseball Alumni Game Moments after Nick Torres tied the game with a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning, Austin Kron belted a two-run double to cap a four-run Cal Poly uprising in the bottom of the frame as the 2016 Mustangs defeated the Alumni 14-10 in baseball's annual Alumni Game on Saturday in Baggett Stadium.
February 14, 2016 | Cross Country Reid's Top-40 Finish Leads Former Mustangs at Olympic Trials Marathon
February 10, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly Wraps Up Dual Meet Season by Hosting Arizona State, Boise State Cal Poly wraps up the regular season and prepares for conference and national championships with a pair of Pac-12 Conference dual meets at home this weekend.
February 13, 2016 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Blanked by No. 28 Fresno State on Saturday Competing in its third road match in a week, the Cal Poly women’s tennis team was swept by the 28th-ranked Fresno State Bulldogs, 7-0 on Saturday morning at the Spalding G. Wathen Tennis Center.
February 12, 2016 | Softball Late Victory Helps Cal Poly Split Friday Season Openers Junior designated player Sierra Hyland homered and swatted a two-run double Friday morning, but a pair of four-run innings from No. 6 Oregon sent the Cal Poly softball team to a 12-3 opening-day defeat at the Arizona State-hosted Kajikawa Classic.
January 27, 2016 | Track & Field Cal Poly Alumni to Compete at U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon in L.A.
February 11, 2016 | Men's Basketball Joe Callero Postgame – Feb. 11, 2016 (Long Beach State 73, Cal Poly 70) Cal Poly men’s basketball head coach Joe Callero talks to ESPN 1280’s Tom Barket following the program’s 73-70 loss at Long Beach State (Feb. 11, 2016).
February 11, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Nearly Overturns 17-Point Deficit, Falls at Long Beach State Senior guard David Nwaba recorded his second career double-double with a career high 24 points and 13 rebounds Thursday evening, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after nearly overturning a 17-point second-half deficit – fell versus Long Beach State inside Walter Pyramid, 73-70.
February 11, 2016 | Women's Soccer Silva Named Cal Poly Women's Soccer Associate Head Coach
February 9, 2016 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Claims Sixth Place in Matador Golf Invitational Completing a windy second round followed by the final round Tuesday, the women’s team of Cal Poly’s Swanson Golf Program settled for a sixth-place finish in the Matador Golf Invitational at the Wood Ranch Golf Club.
February 8, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Dynn Leaupepe After a second consecutive week of averaging more than 20 points, Mustang guard Dynn Leaupepe has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
January 28, 2016 | Baseball 2016 Cal Poly Baseball Season Preview Video Cal Poly baseball opens its 2016 season with a 12-game home stand starting Friday, Feb. 19, versus Pacific.
February 8, 2016 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Fourth After First Round of Matador Golf Invitational Paced by Madison Hirsch and Sophie Bergland, the women's team of Cal Poly's Swanson Golf Program is fourth among 10 teams following the opening round of play in the Matador Golf Invitational hosted by CSUN on Monday.
February 2, 2016 | Softball 2016 Cal Poly Softball Season Preview Video
February 7, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 58 Cal Poly Takes Lead, Can't Hold on Against San Diego State The 58th-ranked Cal Poly men's tennis team saw its two-match winning streak snapped on Sunday afternoon by 38th-ranked San Diego State, 4-2 at Mustang Courts. Cal Poly secured the doubles point early, but was unable to maintain the momentum before falling to the Aztecs who collected four of the six singles points.
February 8, 2016 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Unable to Solve Hawai’i Pacific on Road HONOLULU, HI – For the second consecutive day, Cal Poly women's tennis was unable to solve the riddle that accompanies its road opponent – this time, Hawai'i Pacific – falling to the Sharks, 4-0 at the UH Tennis Complex.
February 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Hawai’i Pulls Away in Second Half for 75-60 Win Over Cal Poly Hawai'i scored the first nine points of the second half to snap a 28-28 tie and pulled away for a 75-60 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference men's basketball game Saturday night before the third sellout of the season in Mott Athletics Center and a national television audience (ESPNU).
February 6, 2016 | Women's Basketball Defense Leads Cal Poly to 50-38 Big West Home Win Over UC Irvine
February 3, 2016 | Men's Basketball #BigWestNation Tour Diaries: Hustle and Heart with David Nwaba The Big West Conference sat down with Cal Poly men's basketball senior David Nwaba and "Young Sav" shared how community service continues to strengthen the Mustangs on and off the floor.
February 6, 2016 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Falls to No. 67 Hawai’i, 4-0 Fresh off its first dual match victory of the spring season, Cal Poly women's tennis was defeated by No. 67 Hawai'i, 4-0 at the UH Tennis Complex on Saturday afternoon. After a lengthy rain delay, the 'Bows proved to be too much for the Mustangs in the first Big West Conference matchup of the season for either side.
February 5, 2016 | Wrestling Oregon State Defeats Cal Poly 31-12 in Pac-12 Dual Wrestling Meet Oregon State raced to a 21-0 lead in the first five bouts and held on to defeat Cal Poly 31-12 in a Pac-12 Conference dual meet Friday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
February 5, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 58 Cal Poly Cruises Past Saint Mary’s, 6-1 For the second time in less than a week, No. 58 Cal Poly men's tennis won a dual match to extend its winning streak to two after defeating Saint Mary's, 6-1 on Friday afternoon at Mustang Courts.
February 4, 2016 | Football Cal Poly Announces Return of Defensive Line Coach Payam Saadat Payam Saadat returns for his third stint as an assistant football coach at Cal Poly.
February 3, 2016 | Football Eighteen Recruits Sign on Wednesday to Play Football at Cal Poly Cal Poly has signed a total of 17 high school football players and one community college transfer to either the National Letter of Intent or Grant-in-Aid offer. The announcement was made Wednesday by eighth-year Mustang football coach Tim Walsh and Cal Poly director of athletics Don Oberhelman in the President’s Suite at Alex G. Spanos Stadium in San Luis Obispo.
February 4, 2016 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Women's Soccer Announces 2016 Recruiting Class
February 4, 2016 | Wrestling Papa John's Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month: Colt Shorts Following five consecutive match victories, Colt Shorts is the recipient of the Papa John's Cal Poly Athlete of the Month Award for January.
February 4, 2016 | Swimming & Diving Pold, Bender Earn Splash Café Swimmers of the Month Awards Senior Alisha Bender and sophomore Pearu Pold have been named Splash Café Cal Poly Swimmers of the Month for January.
February 2, 2016 Cal Poly Hires Olympian Todd Rogers as Beach Volleyball Head Coach The Cal Poly Athletic Department and beach volleyball program will welcome a recognizable face prior to the start of the 2016 beach volleyball season with the announcement that Olympian and FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship gold medalist Todd Rogers has been hired as head coach of the Mustang beach volleyball team.
February 3, 2016 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Goalkeeper Giannetti Signs With Norwegian Club Arna-Bjørnar Alyssa Giannetti ended her Mustang career ranked as the No. 3 senior goalkeeper in the nation by Everybody Soccer.
February 3, 2016 | 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. Junior guard Ridge Shipley is the featured Mustang for the program's Wednesday, Feb. 3 game versus UC Irvine. Tip time inside Mott Athletics Center is 7 p.m.
February 3, 2016 | Softball Mustang Softball Team Selected for Sixth-Place Finish in Big West Returning nine of 10 starters from last season’s squad, the Cal Poly softball program was selected for a sixth-place finish in the Big West standings following the Wednesday release of the conference preseason coaches poll.
February 2, 2016 | Men's Golf De Los Santos Finishes Third, Cal Poly Fourth in Father Higgins Classic Cal Poly claimed fourth place in a strong field of 14 teams competing in the Father Higgins Classic hosted by Loyola Marymount at the Reflection Bay Golf Club.
February 1, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Blake Kastl Junior middleweight wrestler Blake Kastl, who earned his second fall of the season and sparked Cal Poly to its second dual win of the year, has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
January 30, 2016 | Track & Field Taylor Wins High Jump for Cal Poly at UW Indoor Track & Field Invitational Two Mustang teammates also had top-10 performances.
January 30, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly Rallies for 25-12 Dual Wrestling Meet Victory Over Grand Canyon A fall by Blake Kastl and technical falls by Jacob Leon and Colt Shorts helped Cal Poly wipe out an early 12-6 deficit as the Mustangs earned a 25-12 victory over Grand Canyon in a non-conference dual wrestling meet Saturday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
January 30, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 57 Cal Poly Outlasts Portland in Seattle, 4-3 Playing its fourth match in the last seven days, the 57th-ranked Cal Poly men's tennis team outlasted Portland on Saturday morning, 4-3, at the Nordstrom Tennis Center. Mustang junior Ben Donovan (pictured) cemented the triumph – Cal Poly's first this spring – after securing a comeback, three-set win over UP's Mathieu Garcia at No. 2, 6-7, 6-3, 6-4.
January 30, 2016 | Women's Basketball Second-Half Comeback Lifts Long Beach State to 65-53 Win Over Cal Poly
January 30, 2016 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Sweeps Away Westmont, 7-0 The Cal Poly women's tennis program opened its spring season with a sweep of Westmont on Saturday, 7-0, behind six singles victories at Mustangs Courts. Saturday's match was postponed for three hours due to rain in the area and Sunday's match with UC Santa Cruz was cancelled. No makeup date has been announced for the Cal Poly/UCSC match.
January 31, 2016 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Swept by UC Santa Barbara in Blue-Green Rivalry Despite a quartet of Top-5 program records and winning eight of the 14 individual events on Saturday morning, the Cal Poly women's swimming and diving team was defeated by UC Santa Barbara, 163-117 at Campus Pool. The Cal Poly men's side was unable to keep the Gauchos from sweeping the Blue-Green Rivalry, falling 164-97.
January 26, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly Begins Four-Match Home Stand with Saturday Night Dual Meet Cal Poly is down to its final four dual meets of the 2015-16 wrestling season and all four will be inside the Mott Athletics Center.
January 27, 2016 | Football Two Cal Poly Offensive Linemen Land on All-Big Sky Fall Academic Team A trio of Cal Poly football players, both senior offensive linemen, have been honored on the Big Sky Conference All-Academic team for fall quarter 2015.
January 29, 2016 | Track & Field Cal Poly Competes in Pentathlon, 200 on Day 1 of UW Indoor Invitational
January 28, 2016 | Men's Basketball Highlights: UC Riverside 72, Cal Poly 68 (Jan. 28, 2016) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 72-68 home loss to UC Riverside (Jan. 28, 2016).
January 28, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked to Finish Sixth in Big West by Baseball Coaches Cal Poly, Big West Conference champion in 2014 and fourth-place finisher a year ago, has been selected by the league’s nine head baseball coaches to finish sixth this spring.
January 28, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Lets 13-Point Lead Slip Away, Falls to UC Riverside, 72-68 Cal Poly let a 13-point first-half lead slip away as UC Riverside, behind Taylor Johns’ 21 points, rallied for a 72-68 victory in a Big West Conference men’s basketball game Thursday night before 2,134 in the Mott Athletics Center.
January 28, 2016 | Baseball Barbier Lands on 2016 Big West Preseason All-Conference Second Team Junior catcher/first baseman Brett Barbier has been selected by College Sports Madness to its 2016 Big West Preseason All-Conference second team.
January 26, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Practice for 2016 Baseball Season Friday Afternoon Cal Poly opens practice for the 2016 baseball season Friday afternoon with a young squad and lots of question marks.
January 28, 2016 | 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. Junior forward Zach Gordon is the featured Mustang for the program's Thursday, Jan. 28 game versus UC Riverside.
January 25, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 54 Cal Poly Edged by Auburn in ITA Kick-Off Weekend Finale During the consolation match of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend's Wake Forest bracket on Monday morning, the 54th-ranked Cal Poly men's tennis team was outlasted 4-3 by the 59th-ranked Auburn Tigers at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex. During Monday's match, Cal Poly had a lead of 1-0 and managed 2-2 and 3-3 ties before falling in the final singles matchup.
January 26, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Brian Bennett Following a two-game stretch in which he became the 22nd player in Cal Poly men’s basketball program history to reach 1,000 career points, senior forward Brian Bennett was named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week for a second successive week.
January 26, 2016 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Climbs One Notch to Fourth-Place Finish in Winter Intercollegiate Despite strong winds leading to higher scores, the men’s team from Cal Poly’s Swanson Golf Program climbed one spot to a fourth-place finish during the final round of play in the Winter Intercollegiate hosted by UC Riverside on Tuesday.
January 26, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Season Banquet Set for Friday, Feb. 26 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, Feb. 26 at 4:30 p.m. inside the university’s Performing Arts Center.
January 23, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Edges Past Cal State Fullerton, 83-75 Senior guard Reese Morgan scored a team high 17 points and senior forward Brian Bennett became the 22nd player in program history to reach 1,000 career points as the Cal Poly men’s basketball team produced an 83-75 victory versus Cal State Fullerton inside Titan Gym Saturday afternoon.
January 23, 2016 | Women's Basketball UC Davis Snaps Six-Game Cal Poly Home Winning Streak, 75-57
January 24, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 43 Tennessee Outlasts No. 54 Cal Poly in ITA Kick-Off Opener For the third time under the direction of fifth-year head coach Nick Carless, 54th-ranked Cal Poly men's tennis opened its spring season at the prestigious ITA Kick-Off Weekend and was defeated by 43rd-ranked Tennessee, 4-2, on Sunday at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex.
January 23, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly Wrestling Team Falls to Wyoming, 35-2 Wyoming parlayed a fall, a pair of technical falls and two major decisions into a 35-2 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference dual wrestling meet Saturday night in the UniWyo Sports Complex.
January 20, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 54 Cal Poly Opens Spring Season at ITA Kick-Off Weekend Less than one year after securing its first 15-win season since 2011-12, the 54th-ranked Cal Poly men's tennis program travels to Winston-Salem, N.C., to take part in the annual ITA Kick-Off Weekend. The Mustangs open the 60-team, 15-site tournament as the No. 3 seed in the Wake Forest bracket.
January 22, 2016 | Wrestling Despite Pair of Pins, Cal Poly Falls to Northern Colorado, 22-19 Falls by Colton Schilling and Colt Shorts were not enough as Cal Poly fell to Northern Colorado 22-19 in a non-conference dual wrestling meet Friday night in Bank of Colorado Arena.
January 22, 2016 | Men's Basketball Big West Conference/ESPN3: A Sit Down with Reese Morgan The Big West Conference and ESPN profile Cal Poly men's basketball senior guard Reese Morgan, who has overcome numerous medical hardships to continue his family's athletic legacy.
January 21, 2016 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Earns Sixth Straight Home Win, 66-62 in OT Over CSUN The Mustangs will close their three-game home stand by hosting UC Davis at 4 p.m. Saturday.
January 22, 2016 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Krieghoff Invited to Boston Breakers Preseason Training Camp
January 21, 2016 | Men's Basketball Joe Callero Postgame - CSUN 76, Cal Poly 74 (Jan. 21, 2016) Head coach Joe Callero talks to ESPN 1280's Tom Barket following the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 76-74 loss at CSUN (Jan. 21, 2016).
January 20, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Brian Bennett After averaging 17.0 points and 9.0 rebounds per two games and shooting 68.2 percent from the floor during the Cal Poly men’s basketball team’s home Big West Conference-opening games, senior forward Brian Bennett was named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
January 21, 2016 | Women's Basketball Beth Balbierz Sends It to OT The Cal Poly women's basketball team won its sixth straight home game Thursday night, edging CSUN for a 66-62 overtime Big West Conference victory in Mott Athletics Center after senior guard Beth Balbierz sank a game-tying 3-pointer with only 1.1 seconds remaining in regulation.
January 19, 2016 | Men's Soccer Colvey Taken by San Jose, Hamilton by Portland in MLS Draft Finale A program record three Cal Poly men’s soccer players were selected during the 2016 Major League Soccer SuperDraft following Tuesday morning’s final two rounds as Mustang defender Kip Colvey was picked by San Jose Earthquakes with the 49th overall selection while two-time Big West Conference Goalkeeper of the Year honoree Wade Hamilton was taken by defending MLS Cup champion Portland with pick No. 61.
January 19, 2016 | Men's Soccer Former Mustang Goalkeeper Patrick McLain Signs with Chicago Fire While the Cal Poly men’s soccer team enjoyed a program-record three Major League Soccer SuperDraft selections this past week, former Mustang goalkeeper and two-time All-Big West Conference honoree Patrick McLain (2007-11) finalized a contract late Monday with Chicago Fire.
January 14, 2016 | General News 28 Cal Poly Student-Athletes Earn Big West All-Academic Honors
January 17, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly Falls to Duke 28-18 in Non-Conference Dual Meet A pin, a technical fall and two major decisions lifted Duke to a 28-28 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference dual wrestling meet Sunday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
January 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Rallies for Double-Overtime Win Over Long Beach State Senior forward Brian Bennett scored 21 points off the bench and made the go-ahead free throw with 1:34 to go in the second overtime period as Cal Poly rallied for a 96-92 victory over Long Beach State in a Big West Conference men’s basketball game Saturday night before another sellout crowd of 3,032 in the Mott Athletics Center.
January 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Highlights: Cal Poly 96, Long Beach State 92 - 2OT (Jan. 16, 2016) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 96-92 double-overtime victory versus Long Beach State (Jan. 16, 2016).
January 16, 2016 | Swimming & Diving Pierce Breaks Diving Record, Cal Poly Sweeps UC Santa Cruz The Cal Poly men's and women's swimming and diving program used 30 event victories (in a possible 30 that Cal Poly competed in) to sweep UC Santa Cruz on Saturday afternoon on Senior Day at Anderson Aquatic Center. The men's side captured a 159-104 victory, while the women's team ousted the Banana Slugs, 172-90.
January 16, 2016 | Women's Basketball Highlights: Cal Poly 51, Cal State Fullerton 46 Jan. 16, 2016
January 17, 2016 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Women’s Tennis Competes at Cal Winter Invitational For the second time this season, the Cal Poly women's tennis program took part in a tournament hosted by Cal only to see the final two days of the Cal Winter Invitational rained out due to weather. The Mustangs were able to get one round of action in on Friday, only to be shut out by a combination of singles and doubles players from both Saint Mary's and Fresno State.
January 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly’s Feb. 6 Home Matchup versus Hawai’i added to ESPNU Lineup For the first time in two seasons Mott Athletics Center will host a nationally-televised matchup as the Cal Poly men’s basketball program will square off versus Hawai’i on ESPNU on Saturday, Feb. 6. Tip time is set for 7 p.m.
January 16, 2016 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Wins Fifth Straight Home Game, 51-46 Over Cal State Fullerton The Mustangs' three-game home stand will resume at 7 p.m. Thursday against CSUN.
January 12, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly to Host Duke for Non-Conference Dual Meet Sunday Night Duke will bring a quartet of nationally ranked wrestlers into its first-ever dual meet against Cal Poly on Sunday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
January 15, 2016 | 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. Sophomore forward Luke Meikle is the featured Mustang for the program's Saturday, Jan. 16 game versus Long Beach State. Tip time inside Mott Athletics Center is 7 p.m.
January 14, 2016 | Men's Soccer Minter Selected No. 21 by Columbus in Major League Soccer SuperDraft Former Mustang men's soccer midfielder Chase Minter made history Thursday afternoon as the two-time Big West Conference Midfielder of the Year selection became the program's highest Major League Soccer SuperDraft selection with Cal Poly's all-time assists leader taken No. 21 overall by Columbus Crew SC.
January 14, 2016 | Men's Basketball UC Santa Barbara Holds off Late Cal Poly Rally for 76-73 Big West Victory Sophomore guard Gabe Vincent scored 27 points, including two on a layup with 11 seconds to play, halting a furious late Cal Poly rally and lifting UC Santa Barbara to a 76-73 Big West Conference men’s basketball victory Thursday night before a sellout crowd of 3,032 in the Mott Athletics Center.
January 14, 2016 | Men's Basketball Highlights: UC Santa Barbara 76, Cal Poly 73 (Jan. 14, 2016) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 76-73 home loss versus UC Santa Barbara (Jan. 14, 2016).
January 13, 2016 | Softball Vecchione and Carda to Represent USA Softball in 2016 Two members of the Cal Poly softball program’s coaching staff will suit up for USA Softball this summer with the recent announcement that Mustang pitching coach Ally Carda has been named to the 18-player United States Women’s National Team while associate head coach Gina Vecchione will join the United States Women’s Elite Team as an assistant coach.
January 12, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Hosts UCSB, Long Beach State in Big West Home Openers Playing its first home games in 40 days, the Cal Poly men's basketball program opens its eight-game Big West Conference home schedule inside Mott Athletics Center when facing Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara on Thursday, Jan. 14 and Long Beach State on Saturday, Jan. 16. Both games tip at 7 p.m.
January 13, 2016 | Baseball Krukow Named California Sportscaster of the Year for 2015 Former Cal Poly and Major League Baseball standout pitcher Mike Krukow was named California’s 2015 Sportscaster of the Year, as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association on Monday.
January 11, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Alisha Bender After earning two individual event victories and helping to combine on another during a 169-93 triumph over Pacific last Saturday, senior Alisha Bender was named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
January 11, 2016 | Wrestling Root, Founder of State High School Championship, Dies at Age 76 James (Jim) Francis Root, a wrestler at Cal Poly in the late 1950s and early 1960s who with two other former Cal Poly wrestlers founded the California State High School Wrestling Championship and coached wrestling at West Valley College in Saratoga for 30 years, passed away Dec. 20, 2015, in Chandler, Ariz.
December 11, 2015 | Men's Soccer Hamilton, Minter Selected for 2016 adidas Major League Soccer Combine Having distinguished themselves with two of the most accomplished careers in Cal Poly men’s soccer program history, senior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton and senior midfielder Chase Minter were each invited Friday morning to the 2016 adidas Major League Soccer Player Combine.
December 31, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Giannetti Ranked Among Nation's Top Senior Goalkeepers Maryland’s Rachelle Beanlands was slotted No. 1, followed by Utah’s Lindsey Luke at No. 2 and then Giannetti in third.
January 9, 2016 | Women's Basketball Grupalo, Gilbert Lead Cal Poly to 72-54 Road Win Over UC Irvine The Mustangs will return home to face Cal State Fullerton at 4 p.m. Saturday.
January 10, 2016 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Sweeps Pacific, Seven Individual Mustangs Secure Two Victories The Cal Poly swimming program used 19 individual event victories (10 from the women's side and nine from the men) to fuel a pair of victories over Pacific on Saturday afternoon at the University of the Pacific's Chris Kjeldsen Pool. The Mustang men collected a 156-103 victory, while the women's side used a 169-93 win to cement the dual-meet sweep of the Tigers.
January 8, 2016 | Football Cal Poly Center Stephen Sippel Named FCS ADA Academic All-Star Cal Poly senior center Stephen Sippel is one of 52 players selected to the 18th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Academic All-Star Team announced Friday.
January 8, 2016 | Wrestling Cal Poly Falls to CSU Bakersfield, 26-9, in Pac-12 Dual Wrestling Meet CSU Bakersfield won the first four bouts en route to a 26-9 victory over Cal Poly in a Pac-12 Conference dual wrestling meet Friday night at the Icardo Center.
January 7, 2016 | Swimming & Diving Papa John's Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month: Sage Speak Sophomore swimmer Sage Speak has been selected as the Papa John’s Cal Poly Athlete of the Month Award for the month of December.
January 7, 2016 | Women's Basketball PODS Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Molly Schlemer Former Cal Poly women's basketball standout Molly Schlemer is in her second season of playing basketball at the professional level.
January 7, 2016 | Women's Basketball UCSB Holds Off Cal Poly For 78-67 Big West Conference-Opening Win
January 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Opens Big West Conference Play with 86-73 Loss at Hawai’i Senior guard Reese Morgan scored a team high 17 points, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after nearly overturning a 10-point deficit in the second half – was outscored by 11 points by Hawai'i to close Wednesday's Big West Conference opener as the Mustangs dropped an 86-73 decision inside the Stan Sheriff Center.
January 4, 2016 Gilbert Earns Big West, Coca-Cola Cal Poly Athlete of the Week Honors After establishing a pair of career highs during a 97-72 win over Sacramento State, Mustang junior forward Hannah Gilbert was named the Big West Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week and the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday.
January 4, 2016 | Swimming & Diving Mitchell, Speak Earn Splash Café Swimmers of the Month Awards Fueled by their performances against the nation’s finest talent during the AT&T Winter National Championships, freshman Archie Mitchell and sophomore Sage Speak were named the Splash Café Cal Poly Swimmers of the Month for December.
January 4, 2016 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly to Open Big West Conference Play at UC Santa Barbara, UC Irvine
January 1, 2016 | Wrestling Five Mustang Wrestlers Remain Alive in Southern Scuffle Five Cal Poly wrestlers remain alive Friday after the first of two days of competition in the 2016 Defense Soap and Flips Wrestling Southern Scuffle, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
December 29, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Routs Sacramento State 97-72 to Conclude Non-Conference Play The Mustangs, who had three players produce double-figure efforts on the boards, secured a combined 74 rebounds on the evening, surpassing the previous program mark of 67.
December 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly’s Second-Half Charge Falls Short at No. 19/20 Texas A&M Senior guard Reese Morgan knocked down five three-pointers to finish with a game high 16 points Tuesday evening, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after trailing No. 19/20 Texas A&M by 19 points in the first half and cutting its deficit to single digits in the second – fell inside Reed Arena, 82-63.
December 29, 2015 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Reese Morgan After co-leading the Cal Poly men’s basketball program with 12 points and six rebounds during an 88-73 victory at UTSA on Dec. 22, Mustang senior guard Reese Morgan has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
December 21, 2015 | Football Where Are They Now: Catching Up with Linebacker Nick Dzubnar In the first installment of Cal Poly Alumni Spotlight sponsored by PODS, former Cal Poly standout Nick Dzubnar nears the end of his first season in the National Football League.
December 9, 2015 | General News Cal Poly Athletics and Block P Raise Money for Angel Tree Program The Cal Poly Athletics Department and Block P joined forces this year in an effort to raise money to purchase Christmas presents for kids whose families are unable to afford them through the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program.
December 21, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Sophomore Fullback Joe Protheroe Earns All-American Honor Cal Poly sophomore fullback Joe Protheroe has earned a spot on the STATS FCS All-American third team.
December 18, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Secures Five Event Wins, Falls to San Diego State The Cal Poly women's swimming program collected five event victories during a 161-108 defeat to San Diego State last Friday at Anderson Aquatic Center. Sophomore Lauren Pierce recorded a pair of individual wins on the 1-meter and 3-meter diving board for the Mustangs, who slipped to 1-2 overall in dual meets this season.
December 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Sprints Past UTSA for 88-73 Victory Senior guards Reese Morgan and David Nwaba, sophomore forward Luke Meikle and freshman forward Josh Martin each finished with 12 points to lead seven Mustangs in double-digit scoring figures Tuesday evening as the Cal Poly men’s basketball team defeated UTSA inside the Convocation Center, 88-73.
December 20, 2015 | Wrestling No Place Winners for Cal Poly in Reno Tournament of Champions Blake Kastl, Thomas Lane and Andrew Morgan all won three of five matches while competing in the Reno Tournament of Champions on Sunday at the Reno Convention Center.
December 17, 2015 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Program Releases 2016 Schedule Highlighted by 14 games versus programs that helped comprise the 2015 NCAA Tournament field, the Cal Poly softball program announced its 2016 regular season schedule on Thursday afternoon.
December 10, 2015 | Football Eleven-Game Cal Poly Football Schedule for 2016 Announced Big Sky opponents Montana, UC Davis and Eastern Washington highlight the home portion of the 11-game 2016 Cal Poly football schedule announced Thursday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head football coach Tim Walsh.
December 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Opens Texas Swing with 80-74 Loss at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Five Mustangs finished in double digit scoring figures led by sophomore guard Taylor Sutlive's team high 12 points, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after trailing by 10 points with seven minutes remaining and leading by two with three to play – fell to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi inside the American Bank Center on Sunday afternoon, 80-74.
December 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Five in Double Figures, but Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Falls at USC Senior guard David Nwaba scored a team-leading 15 points and sophomores Taylor Sutlive and Luke Meikle added 13 apiece, but USC sank 12 three-pointers Thursday evening as the Cal Poly men's basketball program fell inside the Galen Center, 101-82.
December 12, 2015 | Women's Basketball Balbierz, Gilbert Ignite Fourth Straight Win for Cal Poly, 70-58 Over LMU Mustangs Go on 29-3 Second-Half Run in Comeback at Home
December 14, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Falls as Saint Mary’s Hits Record 19 Three-Pointers Sophomore forward Luke Meikle matched a career high with 18 points, but Saint Mary’s knocked down a program-record 19 three-pointers Monday evening as the Cal Poly men’s basketball team fell inside McKeon Pavilion, 93-63.
December 10, 2015 | Men's Soccer Minter Named to Senior CLASS Award Second Team One of the most accomplished performers in Cal Poly men’s soccer program history, midfielder Chase Minter added a final line to his Mustang resume Thursday morning in being named to the Senior CLASS Award All-America second team.
December 19, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Edged on Road by CSU Bakersfield, 57-52
December 21, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Closes Road Stretch With 80-43 Loss at No. 7/11 Oregon State
December 10, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cootes, Diamond Named Splash Café Swimmers of the Month Following a series of personal bests, Top-5 finishes and program records, Cal Poly sophomores Bonnie Diamond and Zach Cootes were named the Splash Café Swimmers of the Month for November.
December 14, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly to Embark on Road Trip to St. Mary's, Bakersfield, No. 7 Oregon State
December 9, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly’s Speak, Mitchell Earn MPSF Athlete of the Week Honors Among the nation's finest talent at last week's AT&T Winter National Championships, Cal Poly sophomore Sage Speak and freshman Archie Mitchell delivered Top 35 marks during the preliminary rounds, earning each the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Athlete of the Week award.
December 7, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Sage Speak After competing against the nation's finest talent last week at the AT&T Winter National Championships on her way to securing two Olympic Trial qualifications, sophomore Sage Speak was named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
December 6, 2015 | Football Brown, Walker, De Koning Earn Top Cal Poly Football Awards Quarterback Chris Brown, offensive lineman Weston Walker and linebacker Burton De Koning, all seniors, were the top award winners at the team banquet honoring the 2015 Cal Poly football team Sunday at Embassy Suites in San Luis Obispo.
December 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Earns Wire-to-Wire 77-65 Win Over Fresno State Sophomore guard Taylor Sutlive made all five of his floor shots, three from long range, en route to a career-high 16 points as Cal Poly led from start to finish in a 77-654 victory over Fresno State in a non-conference men’s basketball game Saturday night before 2,861 inside the Mott Athletics Center.
December 3, 2015 | Football Papa John's/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month: Stephen Sippel After helping the Cal Poly football program finish the regular season leading the nation in rushing offense for a third consecutive season, Mustang senior center Stephen Sippel was named November’s Papa John’s/Cal Poly Athlete of the Month.
December 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Highlights: Cal Poly 77, Fresno State 65 (Dec. 5, 2015) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 77-65 home victory versus Fresno State (Dec. 5, 2015).
December 5, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Trio Delivers Memorable Finale at AT&T National Championships The Cal Poly swimming program saved its best for last on Saturday as sophomores Sage Speak and Zach Cootes and freshman Archie Mitchell all recorded Top 25 times during the preliminary round of their respective events on the third and final day of the 2015 AT&T Winter National Championships at Weyerhauser King County Aquatic Center.
December 8, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Home to Host Loyola Marymount at 2 p.m. Saturday It will also be Dads & Daughters Day at Mott Athletics Center. Families will be able to shoot around in the minutes after the game, before meeting the team. A talk by players, an autograph-signing session and picture availability in a photo booth are planned.
December 5, 2015 | Women's Basketball Balanced Attack Leads Cal Poly to Third Straight Win, 64-60 Over Fresno State The Mustangs will have a week of practice before hosting LMU at 2 p.m. Dec. 12.
December 4, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly’s Sage Speak Shines at AT&T Winter National Championships Cal Poly sophomore Sage Speak captured her heat during the preliminary round of the 100 breastroke with a mark of 1:11.48 during the second day of the AT&T Winter National Championships at the Weyerhauser King County Aquatic Center. Speak's time was good for 35th place overall and qualified her for the upcoming Olympic Trials.
December 1, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Receives Record Athletics Donation: $10 Million for Golf Program Retired Raytheon Company Chairman William H. (Bill) Swanson and his wife, Cheryl, have donated more than $10 million to the Cal Poly golf program — the largest single gift in the history of Cal Poly athletics and among the largest ever cash donations to a collegiate golf program in the U.S.
December 4, 2015 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Mark Patterson Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Sophomore guard Mark Patterson is the featured Mustang for the program's Saturday, Dec. 5 game versus Fresno State.
December 4, 2015 | Wrestling Mustangs Eliminated at 34th Annual Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational Junior 197-pounder J.T. Goodwin was eliminated from the the 34th Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational on Friday night at the Cashman Center.
December 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Four-Game Winning Streak Snapped as Cal Poly Falls to IPFW, 75-73 Junior guard Mo Evans drilled a 17-footer from the left corner of the key with 2.3 seconds remaining to lift IPFW to a 75-73 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference men’s basketball game Thursday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
December 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Highlights: IPFW 75, Cal Poly 73 (Dec. 3, 2015) Highlights from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's 75-73 home loss to IPFW (Dec. 3, 2015).
December 2, 2015 | Women's Basketball Defensive Effort, Gilbert Double-Double Lead Cal Poly to 61-47 Road Win The Mustangs will return home to host Fresno State in Mott Athletics Center at 4 p.m. Saturday.
November 30, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly to Send Full Contingent to 34th Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational Junior 197-pounder J.T. Goodwin leads a full contingent of 10 Cal Poly wrestlers entered in the 34th annual Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational, which begins a two-day run Friday at the Cashman Center in Las Vegas.
December 3, 2015 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff Chosen as One of Five Senior CLASS Award First Team Members Over her career, she scored a school-record 52 goals, the sixth-highest total in the country.
December 3, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Competes at AT&T Winter National Championships Led by sophomore Nolan Newland's 400 freestyle time of 4:01.73, the Cal Poly swimming program opened up competition among the nation's finest on the first day of the 2015 AT&T Winter National Championships at the Weyerhauser King County Aquatic Center.
December 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Program Profile: Aleks Abrams Cal Poly men's basketball players write an original piece for each game-day program on which they're featured on the cover. Sophomore forward Aleks Abrams is the featured Mustang for the program's Thursday, Dec. 3 game versus IPFW.
December 2, 2015 | Wrestling Trio of High School Wrestlers Sign National Letter of Intent A trio of high school wrestlers from California, Arizona and New Jersey have signed the National Letter of Intent to further their wrestling and academic careers at Cal Poly.
November 30, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Highlights Cal Poly's Four All-Big West First Team Selections Less than a week after its most successful conference finish and most victories in a season since 2010, the Cal Poly volleyball program landed four individuals on the All-Big West Conference First Team that was announced on Monday. The quartet representing the Mustangs on the first team included junior middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald, sophomore setter Taylor Nelson, sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden (who also earned All-Freshman Team status).
December 1, 2015 | Baseball Norris Signs One-Year Pact With Braves; Schafer Inks Deal with Nationals Former Cal Poly baseball players Logan Schafer and Bud Norris will be playing for new Major League teams next spring.
November 30, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Beth Balbierz After making the all-tournament team at the ninth annual ShareSLO Holiday Classic, Mustang senior shooting guard Beth Balbierz has been named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
December 1, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Announces Addition of Podres, Cha to Golf Program Tanner Podres, whose great uncle Johnny Podres pitched for the Los Angeles Dodgers, and Tiffany Cha, a senior at Dougherty Valley High School in San Ramon, have signed a National Letter of Intent to continue their golf careers at Cal Poly.
November 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Defeats Antelope Valley, 85-55, for Fourth Straight Victory Joel Awich and Brian Bennett led a quintet of double-digit scorers with 14 points each as Cal Poly extended its winning streak to four games with an 85-55 victory over University of Antelope Valley in a non-conference men’s basketball game Saturday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Highlights: Cal Poly 85 University of Antelope Valley 55 (Nov. 29, 2015) Joel Awich and Brian Bennett led a quintet of double-digit scorers with 14 points each as Cal Poly extended its winning streak to four games with an 85-55 victory over University of Antelope Valley in a non-conference men's basketball game Saturday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 28, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Picks Up 66-57 Win Over Montana State to Finish Tournament Mustangs Outscore Bobcats 16-4 in Paint After Halftime
November 27, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Solidifies Future, Announces Four Recruits for 2016 Less than a week after recording its most successful season in nearly a decade, the Cal Poly volleyball program and fourth-year head coach Sam Crosson announced on Friday that four incoming freshman will continue their careers with the Mustangs. Crosson's enthusiasm about what the 2016 recruiting class provides in both program success and academics was evident on Friday.
November 24, 2015 | Football Sophomore Fullback Joe Protheroe Lands On All-Big Sky First Team Sophomore fullback Joe Protheroe is the lone Cal Poly football player selected to the 2015 All-Big Sky Conference first team as voted by the league’s 13 head coaches.
November 25, 2015 | Women's Volleyball UC Davis Rallies for Four-Set Win Over Cal Poly on Tuesday Night Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden recorded a match-high 16 kills as Cal Poly secured the opening set but saw UC Davis collect the next three to win in four sets (23-25, 25-11, 25-22, 25-22) during a Tuesday night matchup in The Pavilion. The seven-time Big West Freshman Player of the Week also delivered 14 digs for the Mustangs, who ended the regular season with a 19-8 overall record (11-5 Big West).
November 24, 2015 | Football Tackling Challenging Schedule, Cal Poly Finishes ‘Frustrating’ Season 4-7 “It was a frustrating season for all.” That is how Cal Poly head coach Tim Walsh summed up the 2015 football season after his Mustangs finished 4-7 overall and 3-5 for an eighth-place tie in the Big Sky Conference.
November 23, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Former Cal Poly Outside Hitter Chelsea Hardin Crowned Miss Hawai’i USA Miss East Oahu and 2013 Cal Poly graduate Chelsea Hardin was crowned the new Miss Hawai'i USA on Sunday evening at the Hawai'i Convention Center. Hardin beat out 18 contestants for the honor and will represent Hawai'i in the Miss USA 2016 competition that takes place next year.
November 22, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly’s Cootes Breaks School Record at A3 Championships on Saturday On the third and final day of the A3 Performance Invitational hosted by UC San Diego on Saturday, sophomore Zach Cootes broke the school record in the Championship Final of the men's 200-yard butterfly with a mark of 1:48.01 – a full 27 tenths-of-a-second faster than Justin deDianous in 2015 – to provide Cal Poly with a crucial 25 points in the overall competition. Cootes narrowly missed the "B Standard" NCAA qualifications in the event by a mere two-tenths-of-a-second.
November 23, 2015 | Men's Basketball Maui Invite Regional MVP Awich Earns Big West Player of the Week Praise After averaging a team-leading 18.0 points and 6.0 rebounds per game and earning Maui Invitational Regional Round Most Valuable Player honors during the Cal Poly men’s basketball program’s title-winning weekend, Mustang senior forward Joel Awich earned Big West Conference Player of the Week praise Monday afternoon.
November 23, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Joel Awich After averaging a team-leading 18.0 points and 6.0 rebounds per game and earning Maui Invitational Regional Round Most Valuable Player honors during the Cal Poly men’s basketball program’s title-winning weekend, Mustang senior forward Joel Awich was named Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
November 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Mustangs Capture Maui Invitational Regional Round Title with 78-65 Win Senior forward Joel Awich scored a game high 18 points and junior guard Ridge Shipley knocked down five three-pointers to finish with 15 as the Cal Poly men’s basketball program – which hit 15 three-pointers – captured the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Regional Round championship with a 78-65 triumph versus UMBC Sunday afternoon inside Northern Colorado’s Bank of Colorado Arena.
November 22, 2015 | Women's Basketball No. 21 Cal Holds Off 3rd-Quarter Cal Poly Comeback Bid to Stay Unbeaten The Mustangs will now prepare for their home opener, which will also commence the ninth annual ShareSLO Holiday Tournament over Thanksgiving weekend.
November 21, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly Falls to Old Dominion 28-9 in Non-Conference Dual Meet Old Dominion won the first four bouts, three by major decision and the other by fall, for an 18-0 lead and went on to beat Cal Poly 28-9 in a non-conference dual wrestling meet Saturday night at Gilroy High School.
November 21, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Freshman Bilo Finishes 172nd at NCAA Cross Country Championships Bilo was in 88th after the opening third of the race, establishing a pace of 6:46.4 through 2K.
November 21, 2015 | Football North Dakota Keeps FCS Playoff Hopes Alive With 45-21 Victory Held to a season low in rushing yards, Cal Poly fell 45-21 to North Dakota in the final game of the 2015 regular season for both teams Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
November 19, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Sophomore Jesse Yap Named Big West Men’s Golfer of the Month Cal Poly sophomore Jesse Yap, who carded a career-best five-under-par 211 for 54 holes in the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational two weeks ago, has been named Big West Conference Men’s Golfer of the Month for November.
November 21, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Davies, Diamond Lead Cal Poly on Second Day of A3 Invitational Cal Poly junior Caleb Davies secured a victory in the men's 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 54.70 – the third-fastest time in program history – and provided the Mustangs with their lone triumph (earning 32 points in the overall team standings) during the second day of the A3 Performance Invitational regional meet at East Los Angeles College. For Davies, it also broke a personal-best performance in the 100 breast, as his time of 55.55 was set earlier this season.
November 20, 2015 | Women's Basketball Visiting Cal Poly Hands USF First Defeat of Year in 62-61 Thriller The Mustangs will now head to the East Bay to take on No. 21 Cal (3-0) at 2 p.m. Sunday.
November 17, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Travels to Bay Area to Face San Francisco, No. 21 Cal The Mustangs will continue early non-conference play in the Bay Area this week.
November 14, 2015 | Cross Country Bilo to Represent Cal Poly at NCAA Cross Country Championships The championships, which will be live-webcasted on NCAA.com, will start with the 6K at 9 a.m. PST Saturday, Nov. 21 from Louisville's E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park.
November 19, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Falls at UCLA in NCAA Tournament First Round, 2-0 UCLA midfielder Jordan Vale's 59th-minute goal stood as the game-winner and the Bruins received a 77th-minute Cal Poly own goal as the Mustang men's soccer program's first trip to the NCAA Tournament in seven seasons ended with a first-round loss Thursday evening at Drake Stadium.
November 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Falls to No. 8 Hawai’i in Final Home Match of 2015 Season Cal Poly produced the early lead in each set, but No. 8 Hawai’i rebounded to sweep the Mustangs in a Big West Conference women’s volleyball match Thursday night before 1,857 in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 19, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Diamond Leads Cal Poly Women's Swimming at A3; Men in 3rd After Day 1 The UC San Diego-hosted competition will continue through Saturday. The Mustang divers will also soon be in action, at the Wildcat Diving Invite held at Arizona until Sunday afternoon.
November 19, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Signs Colorado Star Smith to National Letter of Intent A 5-foot-11 guard/forward, Smith was a Denver Post all-state honoree at the Class 3A level last season as a junior.
November 18, 2015 | Track & Field Cal Poly Signs Team USA Heptathlete to National Letter of Intent RunnerSpace Ranks Incoming Mustang as No. 1 Multi-Event Recruit for Class of 2016
November 18, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Rallies From Early Deficit to Beat Cal State Monterey Bay Seniors David Nwaba and Joel Awich combined for 36 points and 13 rebounds as Cal Poly overcame an early 9-0 deficit to beat Cal State Monterey Bay 71-62 in a non-conference men’s basketball game Thursday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 16, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Program Selected for NCAA Tournament The 21st-ranked Cal Poly men’s soccer program will make its return to the NCAA Tournament after a seven-year absence following the Monday morning announcement that the Mustangs were an at-large selection to the field of 48 teams. Cal Poly will open its third NCAA Division I Tournament appearance on Thursday, Nov. 19 versus a familiar postseason foe: UCLA, which the Mustangs defeated in the 2008 first round and fell to in the 1995 first round.
November 16, 2015 | Football Callero, Sampson Join Tim Walsh Radio Show on ESPN 1280 Tuesday at 6 The Tim Walsh Radio show returns to the airwaves on Tuesday at 6 p.m. and will be broadcasted on ESPN Radio 1280. Joining the Cal Poly football head coach will be Mustang men's basketball head coach Joe Callero.
November 17, 2015 | Women's Tennis Abby Bacharach Shines for Cal Poly at SDSU Fall Classic Sophomore Abby Bacharach recorded two victories for Cal Poly at the SDSU Fall Classic hosted by San Diego State that was contested last Friday through Sunday. Mustang freshman Ilana Oleynik also collected a singles consolation victory on Sunday after CSUN's Mickey Hsu withdrew.
November 17, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly to Wrestle Old Dominion on Saturday at Gilroy High School For the first time in more than 33 years, Cal Poly will face Old Dominion for a dual wrestling meet. And the two programs will tangle on a neutral mat.
November 16, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Peyton Bilo After earning a trip to the NCAA Cross Country Championships, Mustang true freshman Peyton Bilo was named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week for the second time this fall.
November 16, 2015 | Football Brown Honored by CFPA for Performance in UC Davis Football Game Cal Poly senior quarterback Chris Brown, who for the second time in his Mustang career caught a touchdown pass, ran for a touchdown and passed for a touchdown in a single game, has been honored by College Football Performance Awards.
November 16, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Signs Santa Cruz Distance Runner to National Letter of Intent Ranked as the No. 15 Recruit Nationally by MileSplit, Incoming Mustang is Reigning Stanford Invitational Champ
November 15, 2015 | Men's Basketball Second-Half Cal Poly Rally Falls Short in 88-83 Loss at UCLA Senior guard Reese Morgan scored a season high 20 points and sophomore forward Luke Meikle finished with a career high 18, but the Cal Poly men's basketball program – after overcoming a 15-point deficit in the second half to take a one-point lead – was outdistanced at UCLA Sunday evening inside Pauley Pavilion, 88-83.
November 15, 2015 | Wrestling Goodwin Claims 197-Pound Title; Nine Other Mustangs Place Cal Poly 197-pounder J.T. Goodwin continued his torrid start to the 2015-16 season with an individual title in the 2015 Roadrunner Open on Sunday at Selland Arena.
November 14, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Accumulates 674 Total Yards in 55-38 Win Over UC Davis For the second time in his Cal Poly career, quarterback Chris Brown scored a touchdown by run, pass and receiving. Duplicating his feat of a year ago at Weber State, Brown led Cal Poly to a 55-38 victory over UC Davis in the Battle for the Golden Horseshoe on Saturday inside Aggie Stadium.
November 14, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Greisen, Van Winden Lead Way, Cal Poly Sweeps Aside Cal State Fullerton Sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen secured a match-high 16 kills and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden totaled 13 kills as Cal Poly won its second consecutive match overall after sweeping (25-17, 25-18, 25-20) Cal State Fullerton on Saturday evening in Titan Gym. The Mustangs improved to 19-6 overall and 11-3 in Big West play this season, while the Titans remained winless at 0-26 and 0-14 in conference.
November 14, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Comeback Just Short in 66-58 Loss at Texas Tournament The Mustangs will now travel to the Bay Area to face San Francisco at 7 p.m. Friday and then Cal at 2 p.m. Sunday.
November 14, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Balanced Effort Leads Cal Poly to Sweep of UC Riverside Four players delivered at least seven kills, led by freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden's nine and sophomore setter Taylor Nelson recorded 31 assists as Cal Poly volleyball rolled to a three-set (25-15, 25-20, 25-16) victory over UC Riverside on Friday night in UCR's Student Recreation Center. The Mustangs improved to 18-6 overall and 10-3 in conference play, while the Highlanders dropped to 9-17 and 4-9.
November 13, 2015 | Wrestling Goodwin Earns Third Pin, But Cal Poly Falls to Drexel 28-12 Junior J.T. Goodwin is 3-0 with three falls, but the Cal Poly wrestling team dropped a 28-12 decision to Drexel in a non-conference dual meet Friday night in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 13, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Cross Country Competes at NCAA West Regional Championships Bilo Earns All-Regional Status in Washington; Mustangs Tally Matching Team Scores
November 13, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Signs Two to National Letters of Intent The Cal Poly men's basketball program strengthened its future backcourt and frontcourt Friday afternoon with the announcement from seventh-year head coach Joe Callero that 6-5 wing Mark Crowe (Dallas, Texas / Woodrow Wilson HS) and 6-8 forward Jacob Cushing (Naperville, Ill. / Neuqua Valley HS) have signed National Letters of Intent with anticipation of joining the Mustang program for the 2016-17 season.
November 11, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Inks Eight Baseball Recruits to National Letter of Intent The Cal Poly baseball team has announced the signings of eight high school recruits to the National Letter of Intent.
October 26, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Krieghoff Selected as One of 10 Senior CLASS Award Finalists Nine Mustang Seniors to be Celebrated on Sunday at 2 p.m. in Spanos Stadium
November 8, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly to Open 2015-16 Season in Texas at Corpus Christi Islanders Classic The Mustangs will first face the hosts, tipping off at 3 p.m. PST Friday before returning to the 10,000-seat American Bank Center at 2:30 p.m. PST Saturday to face Texas Rio Grande Valley.
November 9, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Cross Country to Compete at NCAA West Regional in Seattle Early forecasts predict a 90-percent chance of rain in the Pacific Northwest.
November 9, 2015 | Football Callero Joins Tim Walsh Radio Show on ESPN 1280 Tuesday at 6 The Tim Walsh Radio show returns to the airwaves on Tuesday at 6 p.m. and will be broadcasted on ESPN Radio 1280. Joining the Cal Poly football head coach will be Mustang men's basketball head coach Joe Callero.
November 13, 2015 | Women's Basketball Hot Third Quarter Leads Cal Poly to 56-45 Season-Opening Win in Texas Cal Poly will return to the neutral floor to take on Texas Rio Grande Valley, a WAC Tournament Championship participant in 2014-15, at 2:30 p.m. PST Saturday.
November 9, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Wade Hamilton SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- After recording seven saves in the Cal Poly men’s soccer team’s 1-0 Big West Conference Tournament opening-round victory versus UC Irvine on Nov. 7, senior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton has been named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
November 9, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Secures Seventh Big West Freshman of the Week Honor After two matches last week that witnessed her establish and equal a personal collegiate career-high with 22 kills, Cal Poly outside hitter Adlee Van Winden earned her conference-record seventh Freshman Player of the Week award on Monday afternoon.
November 7, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Snaps Three-Game Losing Streak With 36-14 Victory Five different Mustangs scored touchdowns and Cal Poly led all the way, snapping a three-game losing streak with a 36-14 Big Sky Conference football victory over Sacramento State on Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
November 7, 2015 | Men's Soccer Early Goal Lifts Cal Poly Men’s Soccer into Big West Tournament Semifinal Junior forward Justin Dhillon's fifth-minute header stood as the decisive goal Saturday afternoon as the 23rd-ranked Cal Poly men's soccer team produced its first Big West Conference Tournament victory in program history with a 1-0 opening-round triumph versus UC Irvine inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
November 9, 2015 | Wrestling Wilhelm, Morgan Earn Titles in 2015 Bill Musick Open Matt Wilhelm and Andrew Morgan captured individual titles in the 2015 Bill Musick Open held Saturday at Fresno City College.
November 7, 2015 | Women's Volleyball UC Davis Outduels Cal Poly In Five-Set Marathon SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden sent home a career-high tying 22 kills (for the second consecutive match) and sophomore Taylor Nelson recorded 52 assists as Cal Poly volleyball fell to UC Davis in five sets (25-19, 19-25, 25-17, 21-25, 13-15) on Saturday afternoon in Mott Athletics Center. Cal Poly slipped to 17-6 overall and 9-3 in conference, while the Aggies improved to 13-14 overall and 8-5 in Big West action.
November 2, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Returns Home Saturday for Big Sky Game Against Sacramento State Cal Poly (2-6, 1-4 Big Sky), which in its first eight games of the 2015 season faced seven FCS teams currently or previously ranked in the national polls along with former top 25-ranked Arizona State of the FBS, plays its first unranked opponent of the year Saturday night, hosting Sacramento State (2-6, 1-4 Big Sky) in a Big Sky Conference game inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
November 7, 2015 | Wrestling Pin by Goodwin Sparks Cal Poly to 29-8 Dual Meet Win Over San Francisco State J.T. Goodwin’s second fall in as many matches sparked the Cal Poly wrestling team to a 29-8 non-conference dual meet victory over San Francisco State on Saturday outdoors in Don Nasser Plaza.
November 7, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Almost Sweeps Pepperdine in 181-111 Win The Mustang men and women will now train for a busy stretch ahead slated for Nov. 19-22, featuring both the A3 Performance Invitational (swims-only) in Monterey Park and the Wildcat Diving Invite hosted by Arizona.
November 7, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Wins Five-Set Thriller over UC Irvine, Improves to 9-2 in Big West Sophomore Taylor Nelson recorded a career-high 61 assists and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden collected a career-high 22 kills as Cal Poly volleyball swept the regular season series from UC Irvine surviving a five-set marathon (19-25, 25-19, 25-22, 22-25, 15-10) for victory on Friday night in Mott Athletics Center. The Mustangs improved to 17-5 overall and 9-2 in conference play, while the Anteaters fell to 11-13 and 5-7.
November 4, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Sweeps Big West Conference Freshman of the Year Awards Bilo, Migliozzi Claim Mustangs' 11th, 12th Freshman of the Year Honors Since 2005
November 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Tops Cal State San Bernardino in Exhibition, 73-60 Senior guard David Nwaba scored a game-high 19 points and grabbed a team-leading nine rebounds Thursday evening as the Cal Poly men’s basketball program completed preparations for the 2015-16 regular season with a 73-60 victory versus Division II Cal State San Bernardino inside Mott Athletics Center.
November 4, 2015 | Men's Soccer Papa John's/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month: Chase Minter Five goals, four assists and 14 points during the month of October have earned senior midfielder Chase Minter the Papa John’s/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month Award.
November 4, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Settles for Fifth Place in Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational Senior Jordan Wright fired a final-round 68 and freshman Nick Engelhardt added a 70 as the Cal Poly men’s golf team wrapped up fifth place in the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational on Wednesday at the Makai Golf Club at Princeville.
November 4, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Hosts Pepperdine in Dual Meet on Saturday After narrowly falling to UC Santa Barbara last weekend by a combined score of 143-137, the Cal Poly women's swimming and diving team hosts Pepperdine at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Anderson Aquatic Center.
November 4, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Top Race Times Earn Davies, Speak Weekly Honors After the Cal Poly swimming and diving program nearly recorded a sweep of UC Santa Barbara last Saturday in the storied Blue-Green Rivalry, junior Caleb Davies was recognized as the collegeswimming.com MPSF Conference Swimmer of the Week and sophomore Sage Speak earned the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Female Athlete of the Week.
November 3, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Slips to Fifth Place at Warrior Princeville Makai Invitaitonal Despite shaving three strokes off its team score from the first round, the Cal Poly men’s golf team slipped from a third-place tie into fifth place following the second round of the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational on Tuesday.
November 3, 2015 | Men's Soccer Players of the Year Minter, Hamilton Lead Cal Poly’s All-Big West Picks Highlighted by senior Chase Minter’s second straight Big West Midfielder of the Year honor and senior Wade Hamilton’s second successive Big West Goalkeeper of the Year award, the Cal Poly men’s soccer team matched a program record Tuesday with eight Mustangs earning All-Big West Conference recognition.
November 3, 2015 | Women's Soccer Four Mustangs Chosen for All-Big West Conference Honors In addition to the double-overtime result against the Golden Bears, Cal Poly's honorees also contributed to two other draws against teams that were ranked in the NSCAA Top 30: then-No. 6 BYU and No. 27 Pepperdine, both 1-1, as well as a 1-0 loss to No. 2 Stanford.
November 3, 2015 | Men's Tennis Four Mustangs Earn Victories at SoCal Intercollegiate Championship The Cal Poly men's tennis program sent six competitors to the 59th Southern California Intercollegiate Championships last week at the Los Angeles Tennis Center and four Mustangs collected at least one victory over the four-day event.
November 2, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Davies, Speak Named Splash Café Swimmers of the Month Cal Poly junior Caleb Davies and sophomore Sage Speak have been named the men's and women's Splash Café/Cal Poly Swimmers of the Month after their most recent success against UC Santa Barbara in the Blue-Green Rivalry meet last Saturday.
November 2, 2015 | Men's Soccer Two-Goal Effort Earns Minter Big West Player of the Week Praise After scoring his side’s opening two goals to propel the 20th-ranked Cal Poly men’s soccer team’s 4-2 victory at Sacramento State on Saturday to cement second place in the Big West Conference North Division standings, senior midfielder Chase Minter earned his second career Big West Offensive Player of the Week honor on Monday.
November 2, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Kessler Collects Big West Defensive Player of the Week Honor Cal Poly volleyball senior libero Nicole Kessler recorded a match-high 22 digs during a four-set victory over UC Santa Barbara last Saturday, earning her the Big West Women's Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week.
November 2, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Tied for Third Place in Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational Junior Justin De Los Santos fired a four-under-par 68 and sophomore Jesse Yap added a 70 as the Cal Poly men’s golf team finished tied for third place after the first of three rounds of play in the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational on Monday.
November 2, 2015 | Wrestling Stanford Rolls to 35-6 Dual Wrestling Meet Victory Over Cal Poly Cal Poly 197-pounder J.T. Goodwin pinned his opponent in just over two minutes, but Stanford won the remaining nine matches en route to a 35-6 victory in a Pac-12 and season-opening dual wrestling meet Monday afternoon in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 2, 2015 | Football Sampson and Callero Join Tuesday's Tim Walsh Radio Show on ESPN 1280 The Tim Walsh Radio show returns to the airwaves on Tuesday at 6 p.m. and will be broadcasted on ESPN Radio 1280. Joining the Cal Poly football head coach will be Mustang men's soccer head coach Steve Sampson and men's basketball head coach Joe Callero.
November 2, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Peyton Bilo After leading the Mustangs to the Big West cross country title Saturday morning at the conference championship meet held at UC Riverside’s Ag/Ops Course, Peyton Bilo has been named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
October 31, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Wins Women's Big West Championship, Places 2nd on Men's Side Mustang Women Post Largest Margin of Victory in 14 Years; Men Also Better Score (by 13 Points) from 2014
October 28, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly vs. Stanford Dual Meet Moved Indoors Due to Rain Cal Poly opens its fifth wrestling season under the guidance of Brendan Buckley on Monday with a Pac-12 dual meet against Stanford. First bout begins at 3 p.m. in the Mott Athletics Center.
November 1, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal State Fullerton Edges Cal Poly 2-1 on Mustang Senior Day The Mustangs celebrated their class of nine graduating seniors before a crowd of 899 fans in Spanos Stadium.
October 31, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Falls to No. 24 Southern Utah, 54-37 In a game featuring four Cal Poly 100-yard rushers, No. 24 Southern Utah returned three Mustang fumbles for touchdowns in a wild 54-37 Big Sky Conference football victory Saturday afternoon inside Eccles Coliseum.
November 2, 2015 | Men's Golf Roberts to Team With De Los Santos in Straight Down Championship Former Cal Poly golfer Loren Roberts has made a five-year commitment to play in the annual Straight Down Championship with the top Cal Poly men’s golfer from the prior year’s team.
October 31, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Top Sacramento State 4-2; Secure Second in Big West North Senior midfielder Chase Minter scored twice, senior midfielder Matt LaGrassa added the eventual game-winner and sophomore forward Ismail Seremba scored his first goal as a Mustang as the No. 20 Cal Poly men’s soccer team closed its 2015 regular season schedule and cemented second place in the Big West North Division standings with a 4-2 triumph versus Sacramento State on Saturday afternoon at Hornet Soccer Field.
October 31, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Splits Blue-Green Rivalry on Saturday with UC Santa Barbara The Cal Poly men's swimming and diving team recorded a 154.5-107.5 victory over UC Santa Barbara, while the women's side was narrowly edged by the Gauchos, 143-137 at the Anderson Aquatic Center in the Blue-Green Rivalry at the Anderson Aquatic Center on Saturday afternoon.
October 30, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Sweeps Season Series From UC Santa Barbara, Wins in Four Sets Sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen (14 kills) and sophomore setter Taylor Nelson (42 assists) led Cal Poly volleyball to its eighth victory in nine matches during a four-set win (25-22, 23-25, 25-18, 25-19) over UC Santa Barbara in the Blue-Green Rivalry on Thursday evening inside the Thunderdome.
October 28, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Draw UC Davis, Clinch Big West Tournament Spot Senior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton chalked up three saves and the No. 20 Cal Poly men's soccer team clinched a spot in the Big West Conference Tournament and cemented the program's first unbeaten regular season in the program's nine-year tenure inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium with a scoreless draw versus UC Davis Wednesday evening.
October 28, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer versus UC Davis Highlights (Oct. 28, 2015) The Cal Poly men's soccer team drew UC Davis on Oct. 28, 2015 to clinch a spot in the Big West Conference Tournament.
October 26, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Travels to UC Santa Barbara for Blue-Green Rivalry Clash Having won seven of its past eight matchups overall, including an unbeaten run which stretched for three weeks from Oct. 2-23, Cal Poly volleyball heads south for a single matchup this week when visiting central-coast rival UC Santa Barbara for a 7 p.m. PT Thursday tilt. Cal Poly split a pair of road matches last week, sweeping CSUN and falling to Long Beach State in a five-set marathon that lasted two hours and thirty-seven minutes.
October 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Mustang Men’s Basketball Selected Sixth in Big West Media Poll Despite returning three starters, the top five scorers from a season ago and having led the Big West Conference in fewest points allowed for five successive seasons, the Cal Poly men’s basketball program was selected for a sixth-place finish this year following the Thursday afternoon release of the conference preseason media poll.
October 27, 2015 | Football Dzubnar, Jackson Make Strong Contributions in NFL Games Over Weekend A pair of former Cal Poly football players who began the 2015 National Football League season on practice squads, made strong contributions in Week 7 games Sunday and Monday.
October 27, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Picked Third in Preseason Big West Conference Media Poll The Mustangs tallied 107 of the 765 total points from the 17 ballots.
October 27, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Abutin, Kreutz Invited to Philippine National Training Camps Abutin and Kreutz are the fourth and fifth Mustangs since May 2014 to receive an invitation from a national program regardless of age group.
October 26, 2015 | Men's Soccer Minter Named a Top-10 Finalist for 2015 Senior CLASS Award For the second time in three seasons a Cal Poly men’s soccer player has been recognized as a top-10 finalist for the Senior CLASS Award as Mustang midfielder Chase Minter earned the prestigious distinction on Monday morning. The annual honor recognizes excelled performance in the areas of community, classroom, character and competition.
October 27, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly to Race at Big West Conference Championships on Saturday The women's 6K will go first at the Ag/Ops Course beginning at 8:30 a.m., followed by the men's 8K at 9:15.
October 26, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Chase Minter After equalizing the Cal Poly men’s soccer program’s career assist record during a 2-0 victory versus Sacramento State (Oct. 21) and scoring during the team’s 2-2 draw at Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara (Oct. 24), senior midfielder Chase Minter has been named Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
October 26, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Earns Big West-Record Sixth Freshman of Week Honor Cal Poly volleyball freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden added to her Big West Conferende record on Monday, earning her sixth Freshman Player of the Week award after totaling 38 kills in two matches last week. During a five-set defeat at Long Beach State on Saturday, Van Winden equaled her career-high of 21 kills and recorded 17 kills in a three-set triumph over CSUN on Friday.
October 26, 2015 | Football Tim Walsh Radio Show Resumes Next Tuesday on ESPN 1280 The Tim Walsh Radio show takes a brief hiatus this week before returning next Tuesday at 6 p.m. Tuesday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly football coach will discuss the home matchup against Sacramento State on Saturday, Nov. 7 during the next segment of the show.
October 26, 2015 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly’s Oedekerk and Bacharach Win Twice at USTA/ITA Regionals Cal Poly sophomore Zoe Oedekerk and senior Bryn Bacharach collected two singles victories during the three-day USTA/ITA Northwest Regionals hosted by Stanford University. The Regionals – the third leg of four fall events for the Mustang women's tennis team – also witnessed three more wins for Cal Poly, including opening-round singles victories by freshman Illana Oleynik and junior Emily Gibbens.
October 25, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Finishes Second in Lady Mustang Invitational Madison Hirsch and Sophie Bergland finish tied for seventh place, leading Cal Poly to second-place team finish in Lady Mustang Invitational at Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
October 25, 2015 | Wrestling Fall by Morgan Sparks Green to 15-12 Win Over Gold in Intrasquad Meet A pin by freshman Andrew Morgan at 174 pounds sparked Mike Evans’ Green squad to a 15-12 victory over Brendan Buckley’s Gold team in Cal Poly’s annual intrasquad wrestling meet held Sunday in the Mott Athletics Center.
October 25, 2015 | Men's Soccer Big West Conference Feature: Chasing Down a Dream Cal Poly senior Chase Minter talks about his evolution from lightly-recruited prospect to MAC Hermann Trophy candidate and Big West Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
October 8, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Student-Athletes to Personally Deliver Season Tickets to Fans In all since 2008-09, the Mustangs have enjoyed a homecourt advantage with a .735 winning percentage inside the historic 3,032-seat arena.
October 25, 2015 | Women's Soccer UC Riverside Tops Cal Poly 2-0 The Mustangs will host Cal State Fullerton for Senior Day at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1. The program will honor a class of nine graduating student-athletes in the hour leading up to kickoff.
October 24, 2015 | Men's Soccer Last-Gasp Pressley Goal Provides No. 23 Cal Poly a 2-2 Draw at UCSB Trailing 2-0 with 18 minutes remaining at Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara Saturday evening, the No. 23 Cal Poly men's soccer program received a 73rd-minute goal from senior midfielder Chase Minter before freshman forward Jared Pressley – in front of the fifth largest regular season crowd in NCAA history – scored with four seconds to play to provide the Mustangs a 2-2, double-overtime draw inside Harder Stadium.
October 24, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Falls to No. 13/14 Portland State, 38-35 Jonathan Gonzales kicked a 27-yard field goal with 33 seconds remaining to lift No. 13/14 Portland State to a 38-35 Big Sky Conference football victory over Cal Poly on Saturday night before 11,075 in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 25, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Outlasted by Long Beach State in Five-Set Marathon Cal Poly volleyball was one set away from beating Long Beach State for the second time this season and extending its best winning streak since 2007, but fell to the 49ers in five sets (27-25, 25-14, 21-25, 23-25, 17-19) on Saturday evening inside the Pyramid. Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden tied her career-high with 21 kills in defeat, while sophomore Raeann Greisen also delivered a season-high 21 kills (three away from her career-high) for the Mustangs. Sophomore setter Taylor Nelson finished with a season-best 57 assists, one away from tying her career-high set on Sept. 27, 2014.
October 24, 2015 | Men's Basketball Green Rallies for 47-46 Double-OT Win in Cal Poly Basketball Scrimmage The Green squad came back from an early 16-9 deficit against its Gold counterparts Saturday afternoon, earning the win during the Cal Poly men's basketball program's annual intrasquad scrimmage inside Mott Athletics Center.
October 24, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Second After First Round of Lady Mustang Invitational Four scores of 77 or better placed the Cal Poly women's golf team in second among 11 teams competing in the Lady Mustang Invitational on Saturday at Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
October 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Shuts Out UC Irvine for 2-0 Big West Conference Home Win Playing at home for the second time in seven games, the Mustangs treated an Alex G. Spanos Stadium crowd of more than 2,000 to a 2-0 Big West Conference win over UC Irvine.
October 19, 2015 | Football Homecoming: Cal Poly to Host Portland St. on Mustang Family Weekend Cal Poly (2-4, 1-2 Big Sky), which in its first six games of the 2015 season faced five FCS teams currently or previously ranked in the national polls along with former top 25-ranked Arizona State of the FBS, plays its seventh consecutive ranked opponent this week and continues Big Sky Conference play Saturday night against No. 13/14 Portland State (5-1, 2-1 Big Sky) inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer Highlights: Cal Poly Women's Soccer Wins 2-0 Over UC Irvine
October 24, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Sweeps Aside CSUN, Secures Seventh Straight Victory Cal Poly volleyball remained unbeaten in the month of October after recording its seventh consecutive victory, knocking off CSUN in three sets (25-22, 25-22, 25-16)) on Friday evening inside the Matadome. Freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden (pictured) collected a match-high 17 kills, sophomore setter Taylor Nelson produced 32 assists and senior libero Nicole Kessler recorded 18 digs.
October 22, 2015 | Wrestling Green vs. Gold Wrestling Intrasquad Meet Set for Sunday Afternoon Cal Poly's annual Green vs. Gold intrasquad wrestling meet will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. inside the Mott Athletics Center.
October 21, 2015 | Men's Soccer Early Goals Carry No. 23 Cal Poly to 2-0 Victory versus Sacramento State Juniors Justin Dhillon and Björn Sandberg each found the back of the Sacramento State net inside 21 minutes and senior midfielder Chase Minter equaled the Cal Poly men's soccer program's career assists mark as the 23rd-ranked Mustangs topped Sacramento State at Alex G. Spanos Stadium Wednesday evening, 2-0.
October 21, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer versus Sacramento State Highlights (Oct. 21, 2015) The Cal Poly men's soccer team defeated Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara in overtime 3-2 with goals by Ruben Duran (10'), Kip Colvey (30') and the game-winning header from Kody Wakasa (104').
October 21, 2015 | Baseball Torres Making Strong Impression in Padres' Instructional League Former Cal Poly outfielder Nick Torres, one of 59 San Diego Padres prospects participating in the instructional league in Arizona, has impressed many in the Padres’ organization; Justin Calomeni and Mark Mathias honored by Baseball America.
October 20, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Settles for Seventh-Place Finish in Bill Cullum Invitational Despite a final-round 71 by Cam Price on Tuesday, Cal Poly slipped two spots and finished seventh following the final round of the Bill Cullum Invitational hosted by CSUN at the Wood Ranch Golf Course.
October 20, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Home for Break the Record Night vs. UC Irvine, UC Riverside The event coincides with the campus' Alumni & Parents and Homecoming festivities, part of the new Mustang Family Weekend.
October 20, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Visits CSUN, Long Beach State as Conference Play Resumes Currently entrenched in a six match winning streak – its lengthiest conference victory run since 2007 – Cal Poly volleyball travels south this week to battle CSUN at 7 p.m. PT Friday and Long Beach State at 7 p.m. Saturday. The match at CSUN can be seen on ESPN3 with this LINK, while Saturday's tilt with the 49ers can be followed on live stats through GoPoly.com.
October 19, 2015 | Softball Cal Poly Softball Falls to NPF Franchise USSSA Pride in Monday Exhibition Junior righthander Sierra Hyland struck out six hitters, but the Cal Poly softball program – after securing a four-run, first-inning lead versus National Pro Fastpitch franchise USSSA Pride – conceded 13 unanswered runs and fell in a Monday evening exhibition at Bob Janssen Field.
October 19, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Fifth After Two Rounds of Play in Bill Cullum Invitational Justin De Los Santos, Cam Price and Nick Engelhardt all find themselves in the top 10 entering Tuesday's final round of the Bill Cullum Invitational hosted by CSUN at the Wood Ranch Golf Course.
October 19, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Kody Wakasa
October 15, 2015 | Women's Soccer Be Part of a National Record-Breaking Crowd at Cal Poly Women's Soccer Cal Poly students receive free admission, but on this occasion need to pick up a (free) ticket in advance to get in, from the sidewalk window at the on-campus Performing Arts Center (open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays). For the general public, tickets (ranging from $5 to $9) can be bought there as well, and at GoPoly.com or by calling (805) 756-4849.
October 19, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly to Host Lady Mustang Invitational This Weekend Cal Poly will host the 15th annual Lady Mustang Invitational on Saturday and Sunday at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
October 19, 2015 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Collects Seven Individual Victories at ITA Regional Championship During the third leg of the five-event fall schedule for Cal Poly men's tennis, seven Mustangs picked up singles victories last Thursday on the opening day of the five-day 2015 USTA/ITA Southwest Regional Championship hosted by Pepperdine University.
October 17, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Stun No. 13 UC Santa Barbara in Overtime Blue-Green Thriller Without a collegiate goal in his first 58 collegiate games, senior defender Kody Wakasa headed a 104th-minute Jack O’Conner corner kick into the back of the UC Santa Barbara net as the Cal Poly men’s soccer team opened the 2015 Blue-Green rivalry series by toppling the 13th-ranked Gauchos 3-2 inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium Saturday evening.
October 17, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer versus UC Santa Barbara Highlights (Oct. 17, 2015) The Cal Poly men's soccer team defeated Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara in overtime 3-2 with goals by Ruben Duran (10'), Kip Colvey (30') and the game-winning header from Kody Wakasa (104').
October 18, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Overwhelms UC Riverside, Wins Sixth Consecutive Match After a three-set sweep of UC Riverside (25-7, 26-24, 25-19) on Saturday evening, Cal Poly volleyball won its sixth straight match and improved to 14-4 overall and 6-1 in Big West Conference play. Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden delivered a match-high 18 kills, junior middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald supplied 12 kills and sophomore setter Taylor Nelson compiled 39 assists.
October 18, 2015 | Football Read With the Mustangs Kicks Off Friday at C.L. Smith Elementary Seven Cal Poly football players kicked off the Read With the Mustangs reading program for the 2015 season Friday with a visit to C.L. Smith Elementary School.
October 17, 2015 | Cross Country Bilo, Boyal, Van Dyke and Salas Lead Cal Poly at Duo of Meets Mustang Women Sweep CSU Bakersfield at Home Invitational While Teammates Compete on Upcoming NCAA Championships Course
October 13, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Finishes Fourth in Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational Desiree Gillaspy, Sophie Bergland and Madison Hirsch all carded final-round 74s Tuesday and finished in the top 20, leading the Cal Poly women’s golf team to a fourth-place finish in the Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational hosted by Seattle University at the Tacoma Country Club.
October 12, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Becomes First to Secure Fifth Freshman of the Week Award In what has become a common occurrence during the 2015 season, Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden earned her fifth Big West Conference Freshman Player of the Week honor after recording 29 kills in two matches last week.
October 12, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Savannah Niemen After a week that witnessed 19 kills, seven blocks and six service aces during two Mustang victories, Cal Poly volleyball sophomore middle blocker Savannah Niemen has been named Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday.
October 11, 2015 | Women's Tennis Abby and Bryn Bacharach Collect Consolation Doubles Title for Cal Poly The senior-sophomore tandem of Abby and Bryn Bacharach won the Doubles B Section Consolation Finals title on Sunday afternoon at the 2015 Saint Mary's Fall Invitational at the Saint Mary's College of California Tennis Club. The sister tandem defeated the Gonzaga pair of Domonique Garley and Sissi Koehler, 8-3, to capture the finals victory.
October 16, 2015 | Women's Soccer 2015 Cal Poly Women's Soccer Intro Video Aerials provided by Rotor Collective.
October 11, 2015 | Women's Soccer CSUN Holds on to Early Lead at Home to Edge Cal Poly 2-1 Megan Abutin, now with 20 assists since 2013, moved into a tie with Shana Stickel for the second-most in school history, behind the career record of 24.
October 11, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Wins Fourth Straight, Outlasts UC Santa Barbara in Four Sets Cal Poly volleyball won its fourth match in a row on Saturday evening, beating UC Santa Barbara in four sets during a marathon matchup inside the Mott Athletics Center. Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden secured a match-high 20 kills, sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen collected 17, and sophomore setter Taylor Nelson produced 43 assists in the win.
October 12, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Tied for Third After Two Rounds of Play in Harbottle Invitational Desiree Gillaspy and Sophie Bergland are in the top 20 and Cal Poly is tied for third place entering Tuesday's final round of the Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational hosted by Seattle University at the Tacoma Country Club in Tacoma, Wash.
October 10, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Edge UC Riverside 2-1 to Run Unbeaten Streak to Six Senior midfielder Matt LaGrassa placed the Cal Poly men's soccer program ahead with his team-leading fourth goal of 2015 and freshman forward Jared Pressley produced the game-winner and his first collegiate goal Saturday evening as the Mustangs pushed their unbeaten run to six successive matches by topping UC Riverside inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium, 2-1.
October 10, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer versus UC Riverside Highlights (Oct. 10, 2015) The Cal Poly men's soccer team defeated UC Riverside 2-1 with goals by Matt LaGrassa (30') and Jared Pressley (80').
October 10, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Falls to No 7/8 Eastern Washington in Overtime, 42-41 Eastern Washington scored 22 points to overcome a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit and scored on the first play of overtime to defeat Cal Poly 42-41 in a Big Sky Conference football game Saturday afternoon before 10,352 at Roos Field.
October 10, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Gold Outlasts Green, 130-124 During Intrasquad Meet The Gold side outlasted the Green, 130-124 during the Cal Poly swimming and diving program's annual intrasquad meet Saturday afternoon at the Anderson Aquatic Center. Individually, Cal Poly sophomore Bonnie Diamond (pictured) captured a trio of events for the Gold, including the women's 1,000-yard freestyle (with a time of 10:21.32), 200-yard free (1:52.78) and the 500-yard free (5:02.52).
October 8, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Sweeps UC Irvine, Wins Third Straight The Cal Poly volleyball team continued its midseason surge on Thursday evening with a three-set road sweep of UC Irvine (25-17, 25-11, 25-17) inside Crawford Court. Cal Poly sophomore Raeann Greisen led the charge with a match-best 14 kills, sophomore middle blocker Savannah Niemen produced 10 kills and five blocks, sophomore setter Taylor Nelson provided a match-high 37 assists and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden led all players with 17 digs.
October 8, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Unbeaten in Last Five after Scoreless Draw versus Cal State Fullerton Senior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton recorded a pair of saves to post his 15th career shutout in his 59th successive start, but the Cal Poly men's soccer program finished Thursday's match versus Cal State Fullerton in a scoreless draw inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 7, 2015 | Men's Soccer Minter's Bicycle Kick Named TopDrawerSoccer.com Goal of the Week Mustang men’s soccer head coach Steve Sampson called it “the best goal that I’ve ever seen at the college level” and TopDrawerSoccer.com readers agreed as to the grandeur of senior midfielder Chase Minter’s game-winning, bicycle kick goal during Cal Poly’s 1-0 victory at CSUN on Oct. 1, 2015. The goal, Minter’s team-leading third of the year, was named TopDrawerSoccer.com’s College Goal of the Week on Wednesday afternoon.
October 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Visits UC Irvine, Hosts UC Santa Barbara This Week After a memorable pair of matches that witnessed Cal Poly volleyball defeating No. 24 Long Beach State and CSUN last week, the Mustangs continue Big West play this week when traveling to UC Irvine and hosting UC Santa Barbara. Cal Poly battles the Anteaters at 7 p.m. PT Thursday inside Crawford Court and hosts the Gauchos in the annual Blue-Green Rivalry match at 7 p.m. Saturday inside the Mott Athletics Center.
October 8, 2015 | Women's Soccer Long Beach State Pulls Away in Second Half for 2-0 Win at Cal Poly The Mustangs will now head to CSUN for a road match with the Matadors beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday.
October 6, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Host Long Beach State, Travel to CSUN for Big West Matches Students have free admission to all home games. For the general public, tickets can be bought at GoPoly.com, by calling (805) 756-4849 or by visiting the sidewalk window at the on-campus Performing Arts Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays.
October 7, 2015 | Softball Mustang Softball Program Names Ally Carda as New Pitching Coach Ally Carda, twice an NFCA All-America first team selection and Pac-12 Conference Player of the Year honoree, was announced Wednesday afternoon as the Cal Poly softball program's new assistant and pitching coach by 11th-year head coach Jenny Condon and the Mustang Athletics Department.
October 6, 2015 | Men's Tennis Donovan Claims Second All-American Win, Teams With Pang on Another For the second consecutive day, Cal Poly junior Ben Donovan collected a singles victory during the ITA All-American Championships, defeating 77th-ranked Freddy Gelbrich of San Diego State in straight sets (7-6, 6-1) on Tuesday afternoon during second round action at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.
October 6, 2015 | Men's Golf Castles, Yap Finish in the 60s as Cal Poly Ties UC Santa Barbara for 10th Place Cal Poly sophomores Jimmy Castles and Jesse Yap carded scores in the 60s Tuesday and helped the Mustang men’s golf team to a one-under-par 283 total in the final round of the Nick Watney Invitational.
October 3, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Southern California Outlasts Cal Poly, 152-104 Despite 15 Top-3 three event finishes on Saturday afternoon, the Cal Poly men's swimming team was defeated by Southern California, 152-104, during the first dual meet of the season at the Anderson Aquatic Center. Senior Mickey Mackle recorded the fastest 400-yard IM time of 4:01.35, as Cal Poly received 13 individual Top-3 times against the Trojans.
October 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Earns Fourth Big West Freshman of the Week Honor For the fourth time this season, Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden was selected as the Big West Women's Volleyball Freshman Player of the Week after a memorable pair of matches last weekend.
October 5, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly 10th After Two Rounds of Play in Nick Watney Invitational Cal Poly senior Jordan Wright carded rounds of 71 and 68 and is tied for eighth place after 36 holes of play in the Nick Watney Invitational hosted by Fresno State on Monday at the Fort Washington Country Club.
October 5, 2015 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly’s Ben Donovan Earns First Round ITA All-American Victory Cal Poly junior Ben Donovan – the ITA's 122nd-ranked singles player during the preseason – defeated Louisville's Jeffrey Brown in straight sets (6-4, 6-2) on Monday morning during the opening round of the 2015 ITA Men's All-American Championships hosted by the University of Tulsa at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.
October 5, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Adlee Van Winden For the second time in three weeks, Cal Poly volleyball freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden has been named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week after her performance over two victories this past weekend.
October 4, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Erupts for 7-2 Big West Conference Win Over Hawai'i It was the Mustangs' 10th seven-goal showing all-time, and the first since 2000 -- just one back of tying the school single-game offensive record versus Division I-level competition.
October 3, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Snaps Three-Game Losing Streak With 58-26 Victory Junior slot back Kori Garcia rushed for 146 yards and three touchdowns while senior quarterback Chris Brown ran for two scores and passed for two more as Cal Poly snapped a three-game losing streak with a 58-26 Big Sky Conference victory over Idaho State on Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
October 5, 2015 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly’s Bryn Bacharach Collects Singles Consolation Title During the three-day Cal Nike Invitational over the weekend, Cal Poly women's tennis turned in several solid performances, including a singles consolation title by senior Bryn Bacharach (pictured) on Sunday afternoon at Channing Courts. Bacharach defeated UC Santa Barbara freshman Kyla Jarrar in a tiebreaker, 6-2, 4-6, 1-0(7) to capture the White ITA Singles Consolation championship.
October 4, 2015 | Football Cal Poly vs. Idaho State Football Highlights Highlights of Cal Poly's 58-26 Big Sky Conference football win over Idaho State on Saturday, October 3, 2015, in Alex G. Spanos Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
October 3, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer Scores Early at UC Irvine, but Settles for 1-1 Draw Senior defender Kip Colvey's first goal in two seasons and just four minutes into action provided the Cal Poly men's soccer team a lead for the majority of Saturday's matchup at UC Irvine, but Anteaters midfielder Eduardo Calzada scored with four minutes remaining in regulation as the Mustangs finished in a 1-1 draw.
October 3, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Sweeps Away CSUN, Greisen Leads Way with 14 Kills Less than 24 hours after handing No. 24 Long Beach State its first Big West defeat in over a year, Cal Poly volleyball swept CSUN behind 14 kills from sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen on Saturday afternoon inside the Mott Athletic Center. Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden secured 12 kills – her 13th match this season with a double-figure kill total (in 14) – and sophomore setter Taylor Nelson produced a match-high 39 assists.
September 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Opens Practice for 2015-16 Season Friday With three starters and seven letterwinners returning from last season’s squad and featuring one of the most experienced senior classes in program history, the Cal Poly men’s basketball program begins preparations for the 2015-16 season with the first official practice Friday afternoon inside Mott Athletics Center.
September 28, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Returns Home Saturday to Host Idaho State in Hall of Fame Game Cal Poly (1-3, 0-1 Big Sky), which has fallen out of the polls following losses to Arizona State, Northern Iowa and Montana State, continues Big Sky Conference play Saturday night in Alex G. Spanos Stadium with its Hall of Fame Game against Idaho State (1-3, 0-1 Big Sky).
October 3, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Delivers No. 24 Long Beach State First Big West Loss Since 2013 Cal Poly volleyball had an opportunity on Friday evening to accomplish something that hasn't been done since Nov. 9, 2013 – beat Long Beach State during a Big West Conference match – and after a four-set Mustang victory, the 49ers 23-match unbeaten conference run was over. In front of over 1,000 spectators inside the Mott Athletics Center, freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden took over and led Cal Poly with 21 kills during the win.
October 1, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustang Men’s Soccer Trumps CSUN 1-0 in Big West Conference Opener The Cal Poly men's soccer program made senior midfielder Chase Minter's 12th-minute bicycle kick strike stand as the game-winning goal Thursday evening as the Mustangs opened their 15th season of Big West Conference action with a 1-0 triumph versus CSUN at Matador Field.
October 1, 2015 | Men's Soccer Chase Minter Wins it for Cal Poly Men's Soccer with Bicycle Kick Goal Senior midfielder Chase Minter puts it a bicycle-kick goal as the Cal Poly men's soccer team topped CSUN 1-0 in its Big West Conference opener (Oct. 1, 2015).
October 1, 2015 | General News Cal Poly to Induct Eight into Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday Night Cal Poly will induct eight former Mustang student-athletes, including one who became a Mustang coach, into the Cal Poly Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday night.
October 2, 2015 | Men's Golf Cal Poly Opens 2015-16 Fall Schedule at Nick Watney Invitational Armed with eight returning lettermen and a redshirt, the Cal Poly men’s golf team opens its 2015-16 fall schedule Monday at the Nick Watney Invitational hosted by Fresno State.
October 1, 2015 | Women's Soccer Late Golden Goal Carries UC Davis to 1-0 Win Over Visiting Cal Poly Cal Poly, which for the first time this fall lost to a team not ranked within the top five of the latest national coaches poll, will now travel to Hawai’i for a game set for 8 p.m. PDT Sunday.
October 1, 2015 | Women's Volleyball After a Scorching September, Van Winden is Papa John’s/Cal Poly Winner Cal Poly volleyball freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden has been named the inaugural Papa John’s/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month.
October 1, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cootes, Guy Named Splash Café Swimmers of the Month Senior Taylor Guy and sophomore Zach Cootes have been named the women’s and men’s Splash Café/Cal Poly Swimmers of the Month after their recent performances to open the swimming season.
September 25, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Pair of Cal Poly Volleyball Matches Endure Time Changes With both Cal Poly volleyball and football scheduled to begin at the same time on Saturday, Oct. 3, the Cal Poly Athletic Department has announced that the volleyball match versus CSUN has been moved back to reflect a start time of 4 p.m. PT. Cal Poly football will kick off at its regularly scheduled time of 6:05 p.m. when it hosts Idaho State.
September 29, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Opens Big West Play Thursday at CSUN, Saturday at UC Irvine The Cal Poly men's soccer team opens the program's 15th season of Big West play and a 10-match conference schedule when visiting CSUN on Thursday, Oct. 1 and UC Irvine on Saturday, Oct. 3. Start time both evenings is 7 p.m. for Cal Poly (5-2-1), which remains the Big West's top defensive squad with a 0.97 goals against average.
September 29, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Begin Big West Conference Action at UC Davis, Then Hawai'i The Mustangs will visit UC Davis for a 4 p.m. Thursday match before traveling to Hawai’i for an 8 p.m. (PDT) Sunday game.
September 29, 2015 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Travels to Cal Nike Invitational to Begin Fall Season The Cal Poly women's tennis program opens its four event fall schedule this weekend when traveling north to take part in the three-day Cal Nike Invitational in Berkeley, Calif. Four Mustangs will compete this weekend, including senior Bryn Bacharach, junior Sayaka Tsugai, sophomore Abby Bacharach and true freshman Ilana Oleynik.
September 29, 2015 | Cross Country Bilo, Boyal Sweep Big West Conference Athlete of the Week Honors Following a tandem of top-10 performances at the 42nd annual Stanford Invitational on Saturday morning, Peyton Bilo and Swarnjit Boyal were announced as the Big West Conference Cross Country Athletes of the Week.
September 30, 2015 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff Chosen to CollegeSoccer360 National Weekly Honors List Cal Poly (4-2-5) will begin Big West Conference play by visiting UC Davis at 4 p.m. Thursday and Hawai'i at 8 p.m. PDT Sunday.
September 28, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Elise Krieghoff After scoring a goal apiece in a pair of draws against preseason top-25 opponents, women's soccer senior Elise Krieghoff was named Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
September 28, 2015 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff Named Big West Conference Player of the Week for Ninth Time The nine times are the most in the 20-year history of the conference.
September 27, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Cap Big West Preparations with 2-0 Win at Loyola Marymount Junior forward Justin Dhillon opened the scoring in the 24th minute and senior midfielder Chase Minter added goal No. 2 six minutes from full time as the Cal Poly men’s soccer program closed the non-conference portion of its regular season schedule Sunday afternoon with a 2-0 victory versus Loyola Marymount at Sullivan Field.
September 27, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Invitational Boasts Returners and Talented Newcomers During the two day Cal Poly Invitational held at the Anderson Aquatic Center, the Mustang swimming program yielded a fantastic range of talent from grizzled veterans to up-and-coming talent, which concluded on Sunday afternoon. In all, 16 freshman and sophomores collected individual category victories, including eight from the men and eight from the women's side.
September 27, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Finishes Non-Conference Play with 1-1 Draw at Pepperdine Cal Poly has still only lost to sides that were ranked No. 2 in the nation at the time of the games.
September 27, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Finishes Fifth in Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate All five Cal Poly golfers carded scores in the 70s as the Mustangs placed fifth among 14 schools competing in the Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate, which completed a two-day 54-hole run Sunday at The Classic Club.
September 27, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Defeated by No. 11 Hawai’i in Three Sets Cal Poly volleyball was swept in three sets (25-20, 25-12 and 25-19) by No. 11 Hawai'i on Saturday evening at the Stan Sheriff Center in the Big West Conference opener for the Mustangs. In defeat, freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden and sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen led Cal Poly with 12 kills apiece, while sophomore setter Taylor Nelson provided 26 assists and 11 digs.
September 26, 2015 | Football No. 15 Montana State Defeats No. 20 Cal Poly, 45-28 Junior quarterback Dakota Prukop passed for 399 yards and three touchdowns as No. 15 Montana State sprinted to a 21-0 lead in the first 12 minutes and rolled to a 45-28 victory over No. 20 Cal Poly in a Big Sky Conference football opener for both schools Saturday afternoon at Bobcat Stadium.
September 26, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Cross Country Posts Top-Three Scores at Stanford Invitational Beginning with the women’s 6K on the university’s golf course, the Mustangs trailed only the No. 5-ranked hosting Cardinal among 30 programs.
September 25, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Taylor Guy Collects Queen Title for Cal Poly on Friday Afternoon Cal Poly senior Taylor Guy recorded the best aggregate score among all Mustangs on Friday afternoon during the season-opening Queen of the Pool pentathlon exhibition hosted with Cal on Friday afternoon at the Anderson Aquatic Center.
September 24, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Draws Again vs. Top 15 Team, 1-1 With No. 6 BYU The Mustangs were coming off a scoreless deadlock with No. 13 Cal.
September 24, 2015 | Women's Soccer Highlights: Cal Poly Women's Soccer vs. BYU For the second game in a row, the Cal Poly women's soccer team played to a draw with a team ranked in the top 15, earning a 1-1 result against No. 6 BYU in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 22, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Completes Big West Preparations Sunday at LMU The Cal Poly men's soccer program (4-2-1) completes Big West Conference preparations when visiting Loyola Marymount (5-3-0) for a 4 p.m. match on Sunday, Sept. 27.
September 22, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Finish Non-Conference Play Against No. 6 BYU, Pepperdine The Mustangs will host 
No. 6-ranked BYU at 7 p.m. Thursday (also Special Olympics Night) in Alex G. Spanos Stadium before visiting Pepperdine at 
1 p.m. Sunday.
September 22, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Defender Mertens Earns CollegeSoccer360 Accolade Through the first nine matches this fall, Mertens has played all 870 minutes, tasked with organizing, marking and making clearances while bringing her total of consecutive starts to 18.
September 21, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Adlee Van Winden After collecting double-digit kill totals twice last weekend and the seventh consecutive match overall, Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden earned the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week award on Monday.
September 21, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Remains in the Polls Despite Second Straight Loss Playing perhaps its toughest football schedule ever — Arizona State of the Pac-12 and six schools that have been ranked in the FCS Top 25 this season, all in the first seven weeks — Cal Poly remains in the top 25 of the media and coaches poll despite back-to-back losses.
September 21, 2015 | Women's Soccer Giannetti Earns Another Big West Defensive Player of the Week Accolade Her save percentage of .892 (presently No. 1 in the Big West Conference) and goals-against average of 0.73 are each on pace for the third-best single-season statistical performances during the history of the program.
September 20, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Plays No. 13 Cal to Scoreless Draw at Home The Mustangs (4-2-3), playing their third of five matches against sides slotted in the top 20 of the preseason national coaches poll, will wrap up their four-game home stand against No. 8 BYU (7-1-0) at 7 p.m. Thursday.
September 20, 2015 | Men's Soccer LaGrassa, Alkebulan Score as Cal Poly Tops College of Charleston, 2-1 Senior midfielder Matt LaGrassa scored his team-leading third goal of 2015 in the 16th minute and junior forward Kaba Alkebulan doubled the Cal Poly men's soccer team's lead 10 minutes before halftime as the Mustangs finished as 2-1 winners against the College of Charleston on Sunday afternoon at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
September 21, 2015 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly’s Auproux and Pang Reach Battle in the Bay Doubles Semfinals Cal Poly men's tennis juniors Garrett Auproux and Corey Pang combined to reach the semifinal round during the doubles portion of the Battle in the Bay Classic hosted by the University of San Francisco at the California Tennis Club. The Mustang pair fell in a tiebreaker, 8-7(5), to the eventual champion tandem of Andre Goransson and Florian Lakat of Cal on Saturday afternoon.
September 21, 2015 | Football Crozier Joins Tim Walsh Radio Show on ESPN 1280 Tuesday at 6 The Tim Walsh Radio show continues at 6 p.m. Tuesday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. Joining the Cal Poly football head coach will be Mustang women's soccer 24th-year head coach Alex Crozier.
September 20, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer versus College of Charleston Highlights (Sept. 20, 2015) Cal Poly defeats College of Charleston 2-1 with goals by LaGrassa (16') and Alkebulan (35').
September 19, 2015 | Football Northern Iowa Earns 34-20 Non-Conference Win Over Cal Poly Quarterback Aaron Bailey led a balanced offensive attack, scoring twice on the ground and throwing for another score, as No. 9 Northern Iowa jumped to a 21-point halftime lead and rolled to a 34-20 non-conference football win at No. 17 Cal Poly on Saturday night.
September 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Loyola Marymount Roars Back to Life, Defeats Cal Poly in Four Sets The Cal Poly volleyball team opened its matchup against Loyola Marymount with a convincing opening set victory, but the Lions collected each of the next three sets to down the Mustangs in four sets on Saturday afternoon inside the Mott Athletics Center. Cal Poly freshman Adlee Van Winden (11 kills) and sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen (10) combined for 21 kills during the loss.
September 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Sweeps Aztecs, Equals 2001 Season for Best Ten Match Start Playing in front of its home crowd for the first time this season, the Cal Poly volleyball program improved to 8-2 after a three-set sweep (25-22, 25-10 and 26-24) of San Diego State on Friday evening in front of 973 fans inside the Mott Athletics Center. Mustang sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen led all attackers with 17 kills and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden continued her impressive initial collegiate season with 14 more kills in the victory.
September 18, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Rolls to Fourth Win in Five Games, 4-1 Over A-10 Power Dayton The Mustangs will stay at home to take on No. 13 Cal at 3 p.m. Sunday, the third of four consecutive matches in San Luis Obispo.
September 18, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Scores First, but Falls at UCLA, 4-1 Sophomore forward Adam Olsen recorded his first collegiate goal to provide the Cal Poly men’s soccer program the halftime lead Friday evening versus UCLA, but the Bruins scored four times without reply during the second half as the Mustangs fell inside Drake Stadium, 4-1.
September 15, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Hosts San Diego State, LMU in First Home Matches of Season The Cal Poly volleyball program seeks to continue its best start to a season in a decade when entertaining both San Diego State at 7 p.m. Friday and Loyola Marymount at 4 p.m. Saturday inside the Mott Athletics Center. The Mustangs started the season with a 7-2 overall record, the program's best opening to a schedule since 2005.
September 15, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Home to Host Dayton on Friday, No. 13 Cal on Sunday Cal Poly students have free admission to all home games. For the general public, tickets can be bought at GoPoly.com, by calling (805) 756-4849 or by visiting the sidewalk window at the on-campus Performing Arts Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays.
September 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Announces Preliminary Television Schedule Having made 23 combined televised appearances during the previous two years, the Cal Poly men’s basketball team is scheduled for at least five more during the 2015-16 season as the program unveiled its preliminary broadcast schedule on Thursday.
September 15, 2015 | Men's Tennis Cal Poly Opens Fall Season in San Francisco at Battle in the Bay The Cal Poly men's tennis program begins its fall season when traveling north to take part in the annual Battle in the Bay Classic hosted by the University of San Francisco at the California Tennis Club. This season's tournament begins on Thursday, Sept. 17 as women's singles opens the action and runs through Sunday when the men's singles and doubles finals take place.
September 16, 2015 | Softball Mustang Softball Tryouts Scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 12:30 p.m. Prospective student-athletes interested in trying out for the Cal Poly softball team for the 2016 season will have the opportunity when the Mustang program hosts an open tryout on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 12:30 p.m. on Bob Janssen Field.
September 14, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Swarnjit Boyal After leading the Mustang men’s cross country team for a second consecutive meet, junior Swarnjit Boyal has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 14.
September 15, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Settles for Third Place in Rain-Shortened Hobble Creek Fall Classic Rain, wind and lightning forced cancellation of the final round of the 2015 Hobble Creek Fall Classic hosted by Utah Valley University at the Hobble Creek Golf Course in Springville, Utah.
September 14, 2015 | Women's Golf Strain, Gillaspy Lead Cal Poly to First Place in Hobble Creek Fall Classic Sadie Strain and Desiree Gillaspy finished in the top 10 during the opening round of the Hobble Creek Fall Classic on Monday at the Hobble Creek Golf Course in Springville, Utah.
September 14, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Collects Unprecedented Third Freshman of Week Award After securing 46 kills through three matches last weekend that included a 20-kill performance against Portland, Cal Poly outside hitter Adlee Van Winden earned her third consecutive Big West Conference Freshman Player of the Week award, it was announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
September 14, 2015 | Football Despite Loss at Arizona State, Cal Poly Climbs in Pair of FCS Polls Impressing the pollsters by battling Pac-12 member Arizona State to a 21-21 standoff in the first 52 minutes of Saturday’s game, Cal Poly’s football team climbed up the polls Monday.
September 14, 2015 | Women's Soccer Hansen Named Big West Conference Offensive Player of the Week Cal Poly will continue its home stand by taking on Dayton at 7 p.m. Friday before returning to Spanos Stadium to face No. 16 Cal at 3 p.m. Sunday.
September 13, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Suffers First Loss of 2015 in 1-0 Defeat at Santa Clara Senior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton chalked up two saves, but the Cal Poly men's soccer team – looking to produce the program's best start to a season since 1995 – sustained its first loss of 2015 with a 1-0 defeat versus Santa Clara at Buck Shaw Stadium on Sunday evening.
September 13, 2015 | Women's Soccer Krieghoff, Hansen Goals Lift Cal Poly to 2-1 Home Win Over San Jose State The Mustangs' four-game home stand will continue against Dayton (also AYSO Night) at 7 p.m. Friday before hosting No. 16-ranked Cal for a Week of Welcome-themed match at 3 p.m. Sunday.
September 12, 2015 | Football Two Late Scores Lift Arizona State Past Upset-Minded Cal Poly, 35-21 Quarterback Mike Bercovici passed for three touchdowns, including a pair in the final eight minutes to snap a 21-21 tie, as Arizona State of the Pac-12 held off Cal Poly of the Big Sky, 35-21, in a non-conference football game Saturday night in Sun Devils Stadium.
September 12, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Saturday Comeback Falls Short, Cal Poly Goes 2-1 in Portland Tournament Cal Poly volleyball swept St. Francis Brooklyn (25-21, 25-14 and 25-14) and fell to host Portland in five sets (21-25, 25-23, 11-25, 25-15, 11-15) to split its Saturday matches on the final day of the North Harbour Marriott Invitational Tournament inside the Chiles Center. During the tournament championship on Saturday night, the Mustangs delivered two comebacks after falling in the opening and third sets, before eventually succumbing in five. Cal Poly freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden collected 20 more kills against Portland to continue her fantastic initial collegiate season.
September 11, 2015 | Men's Soccer Mustangs Remain Unbeaten with 1-0 Victory versus Air Force The Cal Poly men's soccer team made senior midfielder Chase Minter's 26th-minute volley stand as the game-winning goal Friday evening as the Mustangs stayed unbeaten in 2015 by edging Air Force inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium, 1-0.
September 11, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men's Soccer versus Air Force Highlights (Sept. 11, 2015) Cal Poly defeats Air Force 1-0 at Alex G Spanos Stadium on September 11, 2015. Senior Chase Minter scores a side footed volley in the 26th minute. Head Coach Steve Sampson discusses the game afterword.
September 12, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Improves to 6-1, Outlasts Idaho at Portland Tournament Cal Poly volleyball continued its remarkable early season run with a four-set victory over Idaho during the opening day of the North Harbour Marriott Invitational inside the Chiles Center. Mustang freshman Adlee Van Winden collected another match-high kill total, sending home 15 to lead Cal Poly.
September 11, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Sweeps Fresno State Invitational Behind Boyal, Windsor Following a two-week training period, the Mustangs will return to course competition at the Stanford Invitational.
September 7, 2015 | Football Coming off Last-Second Win at Montana, Cal Poly to Visit Arizona State Cal Poly prepares for its first game ever against a current Pac-12 team, visiting Arizona State on Saturday night in Sun Devil Stadium.
September 12, 2015 | Wrestling Novachkov Reaches Quarterfinals in 2015 World Championships Former Cal Poly wrestling standout Boris Novachkov reached the quarterfinal round of the 2015 World Wrestling Championships on Friday at Orleans Arena.
September 8, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Travels to Portland Tournament, Seeks Best Start Since 2001 Armed with a 5-1 start to open a schedule for the first time since 2006, Cal Poly volleyball concludes its seasons-opening, nine-match road swing when traveling north this week to take part in the four-team North Harbour Marriott Invitational in Portland, Oregon inside the Chiles Center.
September 10, 2015 | Football Nard Named One of Ten HERO Sports Studs of the Week in FCS Cal Poly junior safety B.J. Nard has been named one of 10 HERO Sports Studs of the Week.
September 8, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Runner Szabo Earns Big West Conference Athlete of the Week Honor The Mustangs will next compete at the Fresno State Invitational at Woodward Park at 8 a.m. Friday.
September 8, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Begin Four-Game Home Stand by Hosting San Jose State on Sunday Tickets can be bought at GoPoly.com, by calling (805) 756-4849 or by visiting the sidewalk window at the on-campus Performing Arts Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
September 8, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball and Women’s Soccer Featured on Big West ESPN3 Schedule The Big West Conference announced its 15-event fall schedule to be featured on ESPN3, with the action beginning on Sept. 25 with UC Davis visiting Long Beach State in a women's volleyball matchup.
September 7, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Earns Nos. 18 and 20 National Rankings in FCS Polls Unranked but receiving votes in the preseason polls, the Cal Poly football team jumped to No. 18 in the Stats FCS media poll and No. 20 in the FCS Coaches Poll on Monday, thanks to a 20-19 victory at Montana two days earlier.
September 7, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Collects Second Straight Freshman of the Week Honor For the second consecutive week, Cal Poly volleyball outside hitter Adlee Van Winden earned Big West Conference Freshman Player of the Week honors, it was announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
September 7, 2015 | Men's Soccer Hamilton Named Big West Player of the Week for Record Fourth Time Following a two-game stretch in which he chalked up seven saves and helped the Cal Poly men’s soccer team to the program’s best start in 11 years by conceding just one goal in 200 minutes, Mustang senior goalkeeper Wade Hamilton earned Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week praise for a program-record fourth time on Monday afternoon.
September 7, 2015 | Football Vega Named ROOT Sports Big Sky Special Teams Player of the Week Cal Poly redshirt freshman placekicker Alex Vega has been selected as the ROOT Sports Big Sky Conference Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in the Mustangs? last-second win at Montana.
September 7, 2015 | Football Inoke Named Big Sky and National Defensive Player of the Week by CSM Sixteen tackles, two forced fumbles and a quarterback hurry results in conference and national honors for Mustang middle linebacker Tu'uta Inoke.
September 6, 2015 | Women's Soccer Fast Start Carries Cal Poly to 4-0 Road Win Over Fresno State The opening flurry of offense nearly became the fourth instance in program history of recording three goals all within a five-minute span.
September 5, 2015 | Football Late Field Goal Lifts Cal Poly to 20-19 Victory Over No. 12 Montana Redshirt freshman Alex Vega kicked a 49-yard field goal with four seconds remaining as Cal Poly defeated No. 12 Montana 20-19 in a season-opening football game Saturday night before 26,065 in Washington-Grizzly Stadium.
September 7, 2015 | Baseball Brent Morel, Jeff Johnson Continue to Post Impressive Stats in Minors With the 2015 minor league season winding down, pitcher Jeff Johnson and third baseman Brent Morel continue to post impressive numbers this summer.
September 5, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Team Edges Seattle 1-0 to Stay Unbeaten Sophomore forward Kaba Alkebulan's 38th-minute goal stood as the decisive strike Saturday afternoon as the Cal Poly men's soccer team remained unbeaten in 2015 with a 1-0 triumph versus Seattle at Gonzaga's Luger Field.
September 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Splits Saturday Matches, Improves to 5-1 This Season For the second consecutive match, Cal Poly volleyball used a three-set blitz to overwhelm its competition after a sweep of Sam Houston State (25-20, 25-12, 25-12) on Saturday morning during the second day of the Hampton Inn Waco North Baylor Tournament inside the Ferrell Center.
September 5, 2015 | Football Dzubnar Earns Spot on Chargers Roster; Jackson Claimed by Giants Former Cal Poly linebacker Nick Dzubnar has landed on the 53-man San Diego Chargers roster as one of four undrafted free agents.
August 31, 2015 | Football Armed With 16 Returning Starters, Cal Poly Opens 2015 Slate at Montana Cal Poly, which in 2014 posted its 11th winning record in the last 14 years and led the nation for the second straight season in rushing offense, opens its 2015 football campaign Saturday night, almost 100 years after its first official game, visiting two-time national champion Montana for a non-conference contest in the Treasure state.
September 5, 2015 | Cross Country Szabo, Boyal Lead Cal Poly at Season-Opening Lagoon Meet at UCSB Sydney Szabo won with a time of 17:53.85, setting the tone for the Mustang women's seventh consecutive Blue-Green Rivalry victory.
September 4, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Sweeps Coppin State, Remains Unbeaten This Season Cal Poly volleyball continued its magnificent run to begin the season after a three-set sweep (25-5, 25-11, 25-11) of Coppin State during the opening day of the Hampton Inn Waco North Baylor Tournament on Friday afternoon inside the Ferrell Center. Cal Poly sophomore outside hitter Raeann Greisen led all attackers with 12 kills, sophomore middle blocker Savannah Niemen and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden sent home nine kills apiece and sophomore setter Taylor Nelson produced a match-high 18 assists in the triumph.
September 4, 2015 | Women's Soccer Late Goal Lifts No. 2 Stanford to 1-0 Road Win at Cal Poly In its second match during a seven-day span against a team ranked in the top two of the latest national coaches poll, the Cal Poly women's soccer program held No. 2 Stanford scoreless for 83 minutes Friday night.
September 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Program Announces 2015-16 Schedule Highlighted by 11 matchups against programs that qualified for postseason play last year, seventh-year men's basketball head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department announced Cal Poly's 2015-16 schedule on Thursday afternoon.
September 3, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Scores Early, but Concedes in Second Half to Settle for Draw Junior defender Ruben Duran's third-minute goal provided the Cal Poly men's soccer program the initial lead versus Gonzaga Thursday evening, but the Bulldogs equalized in the 76th minute and, after two overtime sessions, forced a 1-1 draw with the Mustangs at Luger Field.
September 3, 2015 | Men's Soccer Minter Named as One of 30 Finalists for 2015 Senior CLASS Award Already a member of the Hermann Trophy Watch List for national collegiate player of the year, Cal Poly men's soccer midfielder Chase Minter was named Thursday as one of 30 finalists for the Senior CLASS Award, an annual honor which recognizes excelled performance in the areas of community, classroom, character and competition.
September 3, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Krieghoff Chosen Among 30 Candidates for Senior CLASS Award The award, which stands for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School, is meant to commend NCAA student-athletes for not only their on-field performance, but also for using their platform in sports to make a positive impact in their communities.
September 4, 2015 | Football Nick Dzubnar Earns Six Tackles; Asa Jackson Returns Punt 53 Yards Linebacker Nick Dzubnar and cornerback Asa Jackson make final pitches for roster spots in exhibition games Thursday night.
September 3, 2015 | Football Former Cal Poly Linebacker Cameron Ontko Signs With Calgary Stampeders Former Cal Poly linebacker Cameron Ontko has landed on the practice squad of the Calgary Stampeders.
September 3, 2015 | Women's Basketball 13 Home Games Highlight Ambitious 2015-16 Cal Poly Basketball Schedule Coming off seven consecutive winning records, the Cal Poly women's basketball program will again test itself with another challenging schedule.
September 2, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Aims to Stay Unbeaten, Heads to Baylor Tournament For the first time since 2006, Cal Poly volleyball has opened a season by going 3-0 after four-set victories over San Jose State and Sacramento State last weekend in the San Jose State Invitational and a 3-2 triumph over Fresno State on Tuesday night. Continuing their season-opening, nine-match road trip, the Mustangs travel south to take part in the Hampton Inn Waco North Baylor Tournament that opens on Friday.
September 1, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Back in Spanos Stadium to Host No. 2 Stanford for Home Opener With its only loss of the season so far coming to the (now) No. 1-ranked team in the nation, the Cal Poly women's soccer program will host its 2015 home opener against No. 2, as the Mustangs will welcome Stanford to Alex G. Spanos Stadium for a 7 p.m. kickoff Friday.
September 1, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Visits Gonzaga, Faces Seattle in First Road Matches of 2015 With seven of its opening 10 matches taking place away from San Luis Obispo, the Cal Poly men's soccer program hits the road for the first time in 2015 when visiting Gonzaga on Thursday, Sept. 3 and facing Seattle in Spokane, Wash., on Saturday, Sept. 5.
August 31, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Ready to Open 2015 Cross Country Season Deep squads each feature a trio of runners who led Mustangs at different meets last fall.
August 31, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Taylor Gruenewald After a weekend that witnessed the Cal Poly volleyball program opening a season with a 2-0 record for the first time since 2010, junior middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald earned the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday after collecting 23 kills and a team-best nine blocks in two matches at the San Jose State Invitational.
August 31, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly, UC Santa Barbara Set to Clash on Television Once More For the seventh time in eight years, the Cal Poly men's soccer program's Blue-Green rivalry series versus UC Santa Barbara will be televised live following the Monday announcement from the Big West Conference office that the Saturday, Oct. 24 matchup between the two squads inside Harder Stadium will be carried on Fox Sports Prime Ticket.
August 31, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Van Winden Earns Freshman of the Week, Mustangs Battle Fresno State After a collegiate debut last weekend that included 28 kills – 14 apiece against both San Jose State and Sacramento State – Cal Poly volleyball freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden was named the Big West Women’s Volleyball Freshman Player of the Week, it was announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
August 31, 2015 | Men's Soccer Two-Goal Game Earns LaGrassa First Big West Player of the Week Honor On the heels of his first two-goal game in nearly two years to propel the Cal Poly men's soccer team's opening-night victory against UNLV, Mustang senior midfielder Matt LaGrassa earned his first career Big West Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor on Monday.
August 31, 2015 | Football Tim Walsh Radio Show Returns to ESPN 1280 on Tuesday at 6 The Tim Walsh Radio show returns ahead of the 2015-16 Cal Poly athletics season at 6 p.m. Tuesday night, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. Joining the Cal Poly football head coach on the season-opening show will be Mustang women's soccer 24th-year head coach Alex Crozier.
August 31, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly's Giannetti Named Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week The Mustangs will hold their home opener at 7 p.m. Friday, hosting No. 3 Stanford.
August 30, 2015 | Baseball Hoo Elevated to Double-A; Morel Elevates Batting Average to .333 Following in the footsteps of Chase Johnson, former Cal Poly catcher Chris Hoo has been elevated to Double-A ball. Meanwhile, Brent Morel has elevated his batting average to .333.
August 30, 2015 | Football Dzubnar, Jackson Continue Push to Earn Roster Spots on NFL Teams NFL Exhibition Update: Nick Dzubnar earns five tackles for third straight week; Asa Jackson returns kickoff 103 yards.
August 30, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Tops Richmond 2-1 as Kreutz Earns Brace, Giannetti Breaks Saves Record The Mustangs will host No. 3 Stanford (2-0-0) in Alex G. Spanos Stadium at 7 p.m. Friday.
August 29, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Continues Its Winning Ways With 3-1 Win over Sacramento State Cal Poly volleyball remained unbeaten this season with a four-set victory over Sacramento State behind the strength of 14 kills apiece from senior middle blocker Taylor Gruenewald and freshman outside hitter Adlee Van Winden during the final day of the San Jose State Invitational on Saturday afternoon at Spartan Gym. It was the second day in a row that Van Winden collected 14 kills, while the Mustangs (2-0) handed the Hornets their first loss of the season.
August 28, 2015 | Men's Soccer LaGrassa Double Helps Lift Cal Poly to 2-1 Opening-Night Win Senior midfielder Matt LaGrassa scored in the 18th and 47th minutes to record his first brace in nearly two years as the Cal Poly men's soccer program opened the 2015 season under first-year head coach Steve Sampson Friday evening with a 2-1 triumph versus UNLV inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
August 28, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Fights Back to Beat San Jose State in Season Opener, 3-1 The Cal Poly volleyball program won its 2015 opener with a 3-1, come-from-behind victory over San Jose State on Friday afternoon inside Spartan Gym. The Mustangs received a match-high 14 kills from freshman Adlee Van Winden to outlast the Spartans on the initial day of the San Jose State Invitational.
August 28, 2015 | Women's Soccer No. 2 Virginia Wins 34th Straight Home Game, 2-0 Over Cal Poly at Nike Classic It was just the second time in the Cavaliers' past 18 regular-season games outside of the ACC being limited to no more than two goals.
August 24, 2015 | General News Cal Poly Athletics Launches Redesign of Website GoPoly.com Cal Poly Athletics and Presto Sports have launched a redesign of GoPoly.com, featuring larger photos, easier navigation, crisp graphics and a cleaner design throughout the website.
August 27, 2015 | Football KSBY Adds Cal Poly vs. Northern Iowa Football Game to Broadcast Schedule KSBY-TV has added a third Cal Poly football game to its broadcast schedule for the 2015 season.
August 25, 2015 | General News Mustang Athletics Announces Fall 2015 Promotions Schedule Cal Poly Athletics on Tuesday announced promotions for all Fall 2015 ticketed sports. Highlights include pink games for football, volleyball and men’s and women’s soccer, as well as giveaways for every home football game.
August 24, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Opens 2015 Season with Friday Home Matchup Versus UNLV With nine returning starters and all seven All-Big West Conference selections from a year ago highlighting the roster, the Cal Poly men's soccer program – under the direction of first-year head coach Steve Sampson – opens its 2015 regular season and 22nd year of Division I action when hosting UNLV on Friday, Aug. 28.
August 25, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Travels to East Coast to Take on No. 2 Virginia, Richmond at Nike Classic The first stop will be at No. 2 Virginia at 4 p.m. PDT Friday, before returning to Klöckner Stadium to face Richmond in a neutral-site match at 9 a.m. PDT Sunday.
August 24, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Opens 2015 Season at San Jose State Invitational Highlighted by 11 returning letter winners, including seven starters, the Cal Poly volleyball program embarks on the 2015 season when visiting the five-team San Jose State Invitational on Friday, Aug. 28 and Saturday, Aug. 29. The Mustangs – who return 98 percent of their kill total from a season ago – battle the host Spartans (4-27 overall, 1-17 Mountain West in 2014) at 2 p.m. Friday and take on Sacramento State (8-23, 3-13 Big Sky) at 3 p.m. Saturday.
August 24, 2015 | Baseball Challenging 2016 Cal Poly Baseball Schedule Released Five games against Pac-12 schools, an 11-game homestand to open the year, a three-game series at Wichita State and 30 home games highlight the 2016 Cal Poly baseball schedule.
August 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer Megan Abutin Goal for Cal Poly Soccer at Saint Mary's Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 -- Mustang junior Megan Abutin put Cal Poly up 1-0 in the 28th minute with her 12th career goal. (courtesy of thew.tv)
August 24, 2015 Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Alyssa Giannetti After anchoring the Mustang women’s soccer team through an unbeaten opening weekend in the Bay Area while producing a 0.41 goals-against average, senior goalkeeper Alyssa Giannetti was named the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday.
August 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Finishes Season-Opening Road Trip with 1-1 Draw at Saint Mary's The Mustangs outshot the Gaels 16-14 and had a 5-2 advantage in corners.
August 23, 2015 | Football Dzubnar Earns Sack in Chargers' Last-Second Exhibition Win over Arizona For the second straight week, former Cal Poly linebacker Nick Dzubnar made five tackles in an NFL exhibition game.
August 23, 2015 | Track & Field Day-Monroe Finishes 14th in Heptathlon at World Championships Former Mustang is Team USA's Leading IAAF Multi-Event Scorer for Fourth Consecutive Time
August 22, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Tops Fresno Pacific 4-0 in Exhibition Tuneup Senior midfielder Chase Minter converted a 10th-minute penalty and midfielders Joseph Bolous and Matt LaGrassa and forward Ron Reznichky all added second-half goals as the Cal Poly men's soccer program bettered Division II Fresno Pacific in a Saturday evening exhibition tuneup at Alex G. Spanos Stadium, 4-0.
August 22, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Scores Four Touchdowns in Lone Full Scrimmage of Fall Camp Plenty of special teams and situational plays highlighted Saturday’s lone scrimmage of the 2015 Cal Poly Fall Football Camp inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
August 21, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Battles San Francisco to Season-Opening Scoreless Road Draw The Mustangs will next head to Moraga, staying in the Bay Area to take on Saint Mary's at 2 p.m. Sunday.
August 22, 2015 | Track & Field Day-Monroe in 10th in Heptathlon After First Day of World Championships This is Day-Monroe's fourth trip to the World Championships (after a sixth-place 2013 performance in Russia, 18th in 2011 at South Korea and 10th in 2009 in Germany).
August 20, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Hosts Fresno Pacific in Saturday Exhibition Six days out from its 2015 regular season opening match, the Cal Poly men's soccer program enjoys one final competitive tuneup when hosting Division II Fresno Pacific for Saturday, Aug. 22 exhibition. Match time inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium is 7 p.m.
August 20, 2015 | Baseball Ex-Mustang Chase Johnson Promoted to Double-A Richmond Former Cal Poly pitcher Chase Johnson has been promoted to Richmond of the Double-A Eastern League following a 14-strikeout performance last Friday.
August 19, 2015 | Football Cal Poly to Conduct Lone Scrimmage of 2015 Fall Camp on Saturday Cal Poly football fans can get a sneak preview of several position battles when the Mustangs wrap up their second week of Fall Camp with a full scrimmage Saturday afternoon in Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
August 18, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Set for Season-Opening Trips to San Francisco, Saint Mary's The Mustangs returned 25 players from 2014, joined by a group of 10 newcomers.
August 19, 2015 | Men's Basketball Mustangs in France - The Final Cut Complete story and video from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's August 2015 three-game preseason tour of France, including interviews with players and coaches, the Mustangs visiting world-renoun sites and game footage.
August 17, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly Unveils 2015-16 Wrestling Schedule Cal Poly’s 2015-16 wrestling schedule features seven home dual meets and a trio of tournaments.
August 16, 2015 | Men's Soccer Hamilton Leads Gold Over Green During 1-1 Intrasquad Scrimmage Senior keeper Wade Hamilton made two crucial saves in the penalty kick shootout and chipped in with an assist to lead the Gold side over the Green during the Cal Poly men’s soccer intra-squad scrimmage contested at Spanos Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
August 16, 2015 | Football Dzubnar Makes Five Tackles for Chargers in Victory Over Cowboys Nick Dzubnar earned five tackles in his unofficial professional debut with the San Diego Chargers in Saturday's 17-7 exhibition win over the Dallas Cowboys.
August 15, 2015 | Women's Soccer Green Side Edges White 2-1 in Cal Poly Soccer Intrasquad Scrimmage After a 1 p.m. Monday exhibition at Westmont, Cal Poly will open the regular season at San Francisco at 7 p.m. Friday.
August 15, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Wraps Up First Week of Fall Camp With Short Scrimmage Scoring a pair of touchdowns in a brief scrimmage Saturday morning, the Cal Poly football team’s offense has stepped up its game since being blanked on the scoreboard in the 2015 Spring Game.
August 15, 2015 | Men's Basketball Mustangs in Paris - Part II (Sites, Cuisine, Basketball, French) More updates from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's August 2015 three-game preseason tour of France. In part II, Cal Poly players talk about their favorite destinations, foods, international basketball and speak a little French.
August 12, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly Selected First in Big West Conference Preseason Coaches Poll The Mustangs are set to open the 2015 season with a Green vs. White intrasquad scrimmage in Alex G. Spanos Stadium at 1 p.m. Saturday. Admission to the event is free to all fans.
August 14, 2015 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Reflect on Costa Rican Experience of a Lifetime with Teammates For continued live updates throughout the offseason, follow Cal Poly on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.
August 12, 2015 | Men's Soccer Cal Poly Men’s Soccer Program Opens 2015 Preseason Camp Wednesday Returning nine starters and all seven All-Big West Conference honorees from a year ago, the Cal Poly men's soccer program opens its 2015 preseason camp Wednesday morning under the direction of first-year head coach Steve Sampson.
August 12, 2015 | Baseball Calomeni Pitches Bells to WCCBL Playoff Victory Over Kelowna Cal Poly junior-to-be pitcher Justin Calomeni allowed just one run in seven innings as the Bellingham Bells defeated the Kelowna Falcons 2-1 in the opening game of the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League playoffs Tuesday night.
August 12, 2015 | Baseball Norris Signs With Padres; Mundell Lifts Batting Average 40 Points Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris, released by the Baltimore Orioles last Saturday, signed a major league contract for the rest of the regular season with the San Diego Padres on Tuesday.
August 12, 2015 | Women's Basketball Mustangs Enjoy Coastal Sightseeing, Another Costa Rican 'Day in Paradise' For live updates throughout the rest of the journey, continue to follow Cal Poly on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.
August 11, 2015 | Men's Basketball Mustangs in France - Part I (Paris) Updates from the Cal Poly men's basketball team's August 2015 three-game preseason tour of France. In part I, Cal Poly visited the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower.
August 11, 2015 | Women's Soccer Cal Poly to Open 2015 Season with Green vs. White Intrasquad Scrimmage A class of nine seniors has led the Mustangs to an 18-5-2 mark in the Big West since 2012, the best record throughout the conference during that time.
August 10, 2015 | Football Energy and Expectations are High at Start of 2015 Fall Camp A total of 95 football players — 42 veterans, 18 redshirts, seven transfers and 28 newcomers — opened Fall Camp on Monday with plenty of energy, excitement, optimism and expectations.
August 10, 2015 | Baseball Chal Fanning Returns to Cal Poly to Coach Pitching Staff Chal Fanning, an assistant baseball coach at Cal Poly during Larry Lee’s first year at the helm of the Mustang program and a pitcher under Lee at Cuesta College, is returning to his alma mater as the team’s pitching coach.
August 10, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Basketball Tour of Costa Rica Continues With Adventure, 3rd Win The Mustangs, in Central America through Thursday, have planned tours of Arenal Volcano National Park, National Museum, Legislative Assembly, Central Park, Supreme Court and National Theater scheduled for the remainder of their stay.
August 10, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Opens Three-Game France Tour with 79-60 Triumph Senior guard David Nwaba scored a team-leading 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Cal Poly men's basketball program began its three-game preseason tour of France with a 79-60 victory against AMW Select inside Halle Georges Carpentier Monday evening.
August 10, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Football Hires Allen Brown as Cornerbacks Coach Allen Brown, a defensive back at Eastern Washington from 2010-13 and a two-time All-Big Sky Conference honoree, has been hired as an assistant coach in charge of the cornerbacks at Cal Poly.
August 7, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Football Kicks Off 2015 Fall Camp on Monday Afternoon Cal Poly, which played its first official football game 100 years ago, opens its second century of football Monday with Fall Camp on the upper fields of the Cal Poly Sports Complex.
August 7, 2015 | General News 2015 Mustang Madness Breaks Records for Funds Raised, Attendance Cal Poly's 16th Annual Mustang Madness Live and Silent Auction event in May at the Madonna Inn Expo Center broke all previous fund-raising records for the event.
August 6, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Announces Team Captains for 2015 Football Season Football Notes: Seven team captains announced for 2015 season; Mustangs earn votes in coaches poll; Kori Garcia and Nick Enriquez land on College Sports Madness preseason All-Big Sky first team,
August 5, 2015 | Men's Soccer Chase Minter Named to 30-Player Hermann Trophy Watch List The Big West Conference’s reigning Midfielder of the Year honoree, Cal Poly men’s soccer senior Chase Minter was selected Wednesday morning as one of 30 players to the Missouri Athletic Club Hermann Trophy Watch List for national collegiate player of the year.
August 7, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly's Tour of Costa Rica Continues with Visit to Children's Center For live updates throughout the journey, follow Cal Poly on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.
August 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Selected Seventh in Big West Preseason Poll The Cal Poly volleyball program was chosen to finish seventh in the 2015 Big West Conference preseason coaches poll that was released on Wednesday morning.
August 5, 2015 | Baseball Walkoff Single by Van Gansen Lifts Northwest League All-Stars to Victory Former Cal Poly shortstop Peter Van Gansen knocked in the winning run with a 10th-inning walkoff single as the Northwest League All-Stars defeated the Pioneer League All-Stars 6-5 on Tuesday night at Avista Stadium in Spokane, Wash.
August 4, 2015 | Football KSBY to Broadcast Pair of Cal Poly Football Games This Fall Cal Poly Athletics and KSBY-TV announced Tuesday the live broadcast of two Mustang football games this fall.
August 6, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Wins Opening Exhibition Against Costa Rica National Team 73-49 The Mustangs return to the court Thursday against Coronado at 7 p.m. local time (an hour ahead of California) for their second of three games while in Central America.
August 3, 2015 | Men's Soccer Men’s Soccer Adds Ignacio Hernandez as Assistant and Goalkeeper Coach First-year head coach Steve Sampson and the Cal Poly men’s soccer team rounded off the program’s coaching staff on Monday with the announcement that former United States and Costa Rica Men’s National Team and LA Galaxy goalkeeper coach Ignacio Hernandez has joined the squad as an assistant coach.
July 31, 2015 | Football Football Notes: Brown on Watch List; Tailgate Agenda for Road Games Set Cal Poly senior quarterback Chris Brown is one of 32 players on the 2015 College Football Performance Awards Football Championship Subdivision National Performer of the Year Trophy Watch List.
August 2, 2015 | Women's Basketball Cal Poly Women's Basketball Program to Travel to Costa Rica Trio of Exhibitions Included on Trip to Central America
August 3, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly Swimming and Diving Alumni Meet Set for October 24 The event begins with warm-ups at 12:30 p.m. and the meet starts at 1:30 inside the Anderson Aquatic Center, which is located beside the parking structure at the end of the Grand Avenue entrance to the Cal Poly campus. The $25 registration fee (per person) includes a Cal Poly Swimming and Diving t-shirt and swim cap.
July 31, 2015 | Baseball Catcher Austin Kron Continues Torrid Hitting Pace During Summer Ball Cal Poly sophomore-to-be catcher Austin Kron has been swinging a hot bat for the Alameda Merchants this summer.
July 30, 2015 | Baseball Ex-Mustangs Johnson and Johnson Performing Well in the Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly pitcher Jeff Johnson, currently playing for the Akron RubberDucks, is fourth in the Double-A Eastern League with 17 saves.
July 30, 2015 | Men's Soccer Hamilton added to United States U-23 College Identification Training Camp The reigning Big West Conference Goalkeeper of the Year selection, Cal Poly men’s soccer senior Wade Hamilton resumed his affiliation with United States National Team recently in being named one of 28 players called to the under-23 squad’s College Identification training camp.
July 30, 2015 | Cross Country Cal Poly Welcomes Recruits to Cross Country, Track and Field Programs Altogether, the Mustangs have had a combined 68 Division I All-Americans all-time between the four teams, and have won 17 team and 127 individual conference titles since 1997.
July 27, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Men’s Basketball Ready for August Three-Game Tour of France The Cal Poly men’s basketball program enjoys its earliest preparations to the start of a season under seventh-year head coach Joe Callero when the Mustangs embark on a eight-day, three-game tour of France, scheduled for Aug. 8-16.
July 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly to Compete in Maui Invitational Opening and Regional Matchups The first two games of the Cal Poly men’s basketball program’s 2015-16 schedule and two early non-conference dates were released Tuesday morning with the announcement that the Mustangs will compete in the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Opening and Regional matchups.
July 22, 2015 | Baseball Mathias Moves Closer to .300 Mark at Mahoning Valley Follow all former Mustang baseball players currently in the professional ranks during the 2015 season.
July 21, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Picked to Finish Fourth (Coaches), Fifth (Media) in Big Sky Polls The head coaches pick Cal Poly to finish fourth while the media ranks the Mustangs No. 5 in the Big Sky Conference preseason polls released Tuesday morning at the 2015 Big Sky Conference Summer Football Kickoff in Park City, Utah.
July 20, 2015 | Football Slot Back Kori Garcia Named to Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team Junior slot back Kori Garcia is Cal Poly’s lone representative on the 2015 Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team released Monday during the 2015 Big Sky Summer Kickoff in Park City, Utah.
July 19, 2015 | Football Big Sky Conference Will Use Replay for All Football Games This Fall The Big Sky Conference has signed an agreement with DVSport to provide equipment for replay at all 13 football stadiums in the conference, including Alex G. Spanos Stadium.
July 16, 2015 | Football Fans Can Submit Questions for Big Sky Coaches and Players Via Twitter Football fans can participate in the 2015 Big Sky Conference Summer Football Kickoff on Monday and Tuesday by submitting questions for coaches and players via Twitter.
July 17, 2015 | Track & Field Cal Poly Women's Track and Field Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors Kendal Nielsen and Ashley Windsor also each earned inclusion on the most recent Big West All-Academic Team (along with 11 teammates and 14 additional student-athletes from the men's squad).
July 16, 2015 | Wrestling Astronaut, Former Mustang Wrestler Victor Glover Speaks at EPIC NASA astronaut and Cal Poly engineering alumnus Victor Glover, a Mustang wrestler in the mid-1990s, spoke at the university’s Spanos Theatre on Thursday night.
July 15, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly Hires Three-Time All-American Mike Evans as Assistant Coach Mike Evans, a three-time NCAA Division I All-American wrestler at the University of Iowa, has been hired as an assistant coach with the Cal Poly wrestling program.
July 15, 2015 | Baseball Pair of Mustang Pitchers Named to West Coast League All-Star Teams Cal Poly pitchers Slater Lee and Justin Calomeni have been named to the West Coast League’s all-star squads.
July 14, 2015 | Wrestling Cal Poly Adds Eight to Wrestling Recruiting Class The Cal Poly wrestling coaching staff has finalized its recruiting class for the 2015-16 season with the signatures of six wrestlers to the National Letter of Intent and the admission of two others to the university.
July 13, 2015 | Baseball Eight Former Mustangs Swinging Hot Bats in the Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly baseball players Jimmy Allen, Mitch Haniger, Mark Mathias, Mike Miller, Brent Morel, Nick Torres, Peter Van Gansen and Zack Zehner all produced significant bumps in their batting averages in the minor leagues last week.
July 13, 2015 | Wrestling Mendes Falls to McGregor in UFC Interim Featherweight Title Bout Former Cal Poly wrestling standout Chad Mendes suffered a second-round knockout by Conor McGregor of Ireland in an interim featherweight title fight at UFC 189 on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
July 8, 2015 | Women's Tennis Cal Poly Selects Katharina Winterhalter as Head Coach for Women’s Tennis Katharina Winterhalter, an assistant coach at Saint Mary’s for six years and head assistant coach for the men’s and women’s tennis teams at Fresno City College last season, is the new women’s tennis head coach at Cal Poly.
July 6, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Cal Poly Volleyball Adds Two More Recruits, One Transfer For 2015 Season The Cal Poly volleyball program solidified its future on Monday afternoon with the announcement by fourth-year head coach Sam Crosson that two incoming freshman and one transfer recruit will continue their volleyball careers with the Mustangs. All three players will join Cal Poly’s lineup for the 2015 season.
July 6, 2015 | Baseball Johnson Continues to Compile a Stingy ERA at Double-A Akron Former Cal Poly pitcher Jeff Johnson continues to put up some stingy numbers for Akron of the Double-A Eastern League.
July 5, 2015 | Men's Golf Bertoni Finishes Tied for Third Place in Nova Scotia Open Former Cal Poly men’s golf standout Travis Bertoni earned his third career top-three finish in a Web.com Tour event Sunday, placing in a tie for third place in the Nova Scotia Open at the Ashburn Golf Club in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
July 2, 2015 | Women's Golf Cal Poly Hires Sofie Aagaard to Coach Women’s Golf Team Sofie Aagaard, an assistant coach for the women’s golf program at Cal the last three seasons, has been named head coach of the Cal Poly women’s golf team, Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman announced Thursday.
July 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cal Poly Basketball Names Don Vanden Berge as Director of Operations Having enjoyed recent administrative tenures with Creighton and Washington, Don Vanden Berge has accepted the Cal Poly men’s basketball program’s Director of Operations position as announced Friday by seventh-year head coach Joe Callero and the Mustang Athletics Department.
July 2, 2015 | Baseball Barbier, Kron, Several Pitchers off to Hot Summer League Starts Two Cal Poly catchers are hitting above .300 while a trio of pitchers at Eau Claire are putting up solid numbers in collegiate summer league play.
July 1, 2015 | Swimming & Diving Cal Poly’s Davies, Women’s Swimming and Diving Honored by CSCAA The Cal Poly swimming and diving program has earned both individual and team Scholar All-America honors from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.
June 30, 2015 | Football Cal Poly Ranked No. 24 in Athlon’s Preseason FCS Football Poll The Cal Poly football team has earned a No. 24 ranking in Athlon’s preseason Football Championship Subdivision poll.