University Times

Golden Eagles Sweep the Tritons

Golden Eagles Sweep the Tritons

Darwin Lopez, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2019

Cal State LA defeated UC San Diego in three straight sets, bouncing back from a tough loss against unbeaten Cal State San Bernardino. They won the sets 25-23, 25-13 and 25-21 respectively.  The eagles now sit at a 5-1 conference record, and a 9-5 record overall. The women improved by limiting their...

Volleyball Loses 3-1 in a Match Against Undefeated Cal State San Bernardino

Volleyball Loses 3-1 in a Match Against Undefeated Cal State San Bernardino

Darwin Lopez, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2019

Cal State LA tried to rally back from a 2-0 hole, but fell to an unbeaten Cal State San Bernardino team in their court. Cal State San Bernardino is nationally ranked. They are number one in the American Volleyball Coaches Association Division II poll. Cal State LA was coming off a six-game winnin...

Bump — Set — DOMINATE! Women’s Volleyball Gets its Fifth Straight Win

Bump — Set — DOMINATE! Women’s Volleyball Gets its Fifth Straight Win

Denae Ayala, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2019

The Golden Eagles showed no mercy against Cal State San Marcos, winning all three games with 25-14, 25-22 and 25-20. This marks the fifth straight win for the team. A wave of energy surged through the ladies right from the jump as they started their pre-game warm up with dancing and smiling faces....

Cross Country Falls Short in Santa Clarita

Cross Country Falls Short in Santa Clarita

Amairani Hernandez, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2019

Cal State LA men’s and women’s cross country teams had some tough finishes at the Master’s Invitational after outstanding performances at the Coyote Challenge in San Bernardino. The Cal State LA men finished strong in the last meet at San Bernardino where they came in fifth place. This time ...

Golden Eagles Takedown Wildcats in Nailbiter

Golden Eagles Takedown Wildcats in Nailbiter

Denae Ayala, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2019

The Cal State LA women’s soccer team defended its home field, but got a tough battle from Chico State, eventually defeating the cats 1-0.  The game started off with a near goal from Chico, however, Cal State LA goalkeeper Amanda Leal made a spectacular save, diving and stopping the ball with her fe...

Cal State LA Stays Unbeaten

Cal State LA Stays Unbeaten

Brehisly Banegas, Contributing Writer

October 1, 2019

Men’s soccer went head-to-head against Chico State, adding on another win to their now 7-0-0 record this season. Both teams entered the match without a loss, and the birds knew it was going to be challenging to beat the cats.   “We have faced them before in these past few years and we knew they are a ...

Women’s Soccer Starts Conference Play with a Narrow Win

Women’s Soccer Starts Conference Play with a Narrow Win

Denae Ayala, Staff Writer

September 30, 2019

It was a close call between Cal State LA and Stanislaus State, but aggressive play from the Golden Eagles throughout the game made it tough for the Warriors to find the equalizer they needed in the second half.   Head coach Erik Garcia complimented the team’s performance. “They came in focus...

Men’s Soccer Dominant Performance Results in Another Win

Men’s Soccer Dominant Performance Results in Another Win

Denae Ayala, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2019

The men’s soccer team extended its undefeated season after allowing only one goal, and opened up conference play with a win against the Stanislaus State Warriors. The team is now 6-0-0.  The “Black and Gold Crew” gained complete control of the game, when their willingness to share the ball...

Men’s Soccer Wins Fifth Straight

Men’s Soccer Wins Fifth Straight

Amairani Hernandez, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2019

Cal State LA remained undefeated after a victory over Biola University, and Chris Chamides got his 200th win as head coach. The black and gold took the lead in the first half, thanks to midfielder Tim Klefisch, who scored a high and left goal, after Biola defender Axel Van Cleve committed a foul, a...

Cal State LA Volleyball Ends Dominguez Hills’ Winning Streak

Cal State LA Volleyball Ends Dominguez Hills’ Winning Streak

Christopher Lazaro, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2019

Coming off a great showing at the D2 West Region Volleyball Showcase, the Golden Eagles beat the undefeated Toros at home, but it was no easy task. Outside hitter Alejandra Negron led Cal State LA with three aces and 14 digs. Middle blocker Daisy Crenshaw came to play and chipped in with 13 kills...

Cal State LA Kills at Volleyball Showcase

Cal State LA Kills at Volleyball Showcase

Denae Ayala, Darwin Lopez, and Christopher Lazaro

September 17, 2019

Cal State LA showed out at the D2 West Region Volleyball Showcase where they finished with a 3-1 record. Cal State LA also played host for the tourney, with 12 games played over three days in the University Gym.  Cal State LA started the tournament hot, defeating Alaska in a three-game sweep. Th...

Hustle and Heart Get the Golden Eagles an Overtime Win

Hustle and Heart Get the Golden Eagles an Overtime Win

Denae Ayala, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2019

“It’s an unbelievable feeling to beat the No. 11 ranked national team, it tells people we are here to play and we are ready,” stated head coach Erik Garcia .  The Western Washington University women’s soccer team is no joke. According to the Bellingham Press Release, “the program has cl...