By Adrian Silva |Staff Writer| CSUSB's women's softball team has been having a struggling season this year. Their current overall record is 9-11 and holds a California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) conference score of 1-6 according to CSUSB athletics website. Their home record consists of 3-3 and an away score 3-6, with 3-2 being neutral. In an interview, freshmen Ashley Leffingwell (#20) whom plays outfielder as well as catcher asserted to have started off a rocky season saying, "We're starting off kind of rough season but I know we'll pick it up and become better, winning more games." According to the sports website the women's softball team had their first CCAA … [Read more...] about CSUSB Women’s Softball struggles
By Adrian Silva |Staff Writer| The Coyote men's basketball team is having a fair 2014-15 season. Despite having had a rough start to their season the Coyotes have pulled it together. This year they have a current overall record of 12-11, according to CSUSB Athletics. They have a home record of 8-1 and an away record of 4-7. In total for their California Collegiate Athletic Association conference (CCAA), they are 12-8. Two of their most recent games in CCAA play were away against the Cal State East Bay Pioneers and Monterey Bay Otters. CSUSB Athletics reports the Coyotes took a win from the Pioneers on Feb. 20 holding a score of 78-65 with 21 points being scored by junior … [Read more...] about Men’s basketball makes progress
By Adrian Silva |Staff Writer| CSUSB Men's baseball team is off to a rocky start this season, despite their competitiveness. They are currently holding a 2-7 overall record. However, after interviewing some team members and staff, statements were made regarding improvements, and they are prepared for the California Collegiate Athletic Association conference (CCAA) which began earlier this week on Feb.19, 2015. The last game played before the CCAA was against Point Loma University. Coyotes took the first win against Point Loma, 4-3, on their home field. The second day was a double header, in which CSUSB lost both at Fiscalini, CSUSB's home field, with scores of 4-6 in the … [Read more...] about Baseball has hope for future
By Adrian Silva |Staff Writer| The Orlando Magic have let go of coach Jacque Vaughn despite his two and a half seasons with the NBA team, according to ESPN's online sources. General manager of the team, Rob Hennigan made the announcement after starting the season of (15-37) and 10 consecutive lopsided losses, according to ESPN news services. Vaughn is accountable for coaching the Magic and has cost the team a .269 win percentage, setting him up to be the worst coach since the 2011-12 season, according to ESPN stats and information. After the 2011-12 season, the Magic relieved Stan Van Gundy after he held a win percentage of .657. Vaughn has had the opportunity to build his … [Read more...] about Orlando Magic fire head coach
By Adrian Silva |Staff Writer| The fight we've anticipated since 2009 might come sooner rather than later, according to ESPN reporter Dan Rafael. We've all been interested in seeing two famous boxers, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Many Pacquiao fight it out in the boxing ring. The two champions were seen negotiating at an NBA game, leading to the belief that the fight could take place on May 2. According to the Associated Press, Pacquiao clarified, "we did meet and chat but I don't want to say what we discussed." This has led to questions as to whether the two are trying to settle negotiations to launch the match between each other in May, according to Rafael. Pacquiao, who … [Read more...] about Mayweather vs Pacquiao?
By Adrian Silva |Staff Writer| The Student Health and Recreation Center (Rec Center) has indoor sports such as basketball, soccer, and volleyball, however, a program called Group Ex has various scheduled exercise classes. One, in particular, is the Total Body Resistant Exercise (TRX). While most of the exercise equipment is located on the first floor, the second floor is mainly for group exercise classes such as Butts and Guts, Yoga, and Jiujitsu. These Group Ex classes are guided by educated instructors who make working out fun and safe. TRX boot camp, which is hosted by fitness instructor Mike Carim, is a cardio and aerobics program that gives students various options for a … [Read more...] about Butts and guts and TRX work together
By Silva Adrian |Staff Writer| The Oakland Raiders of the National Football Association fired Head Coach Dennis Allen. The Raiders have now lost 10 consecutive games, which is an NFL all-time high since 2006 where they went 2-14. According to Chris Mortensen, former Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio has been hired as the 2015 head coach of the Oakland Raiders. This decision was finalized Wednesday, Jan. 14, Allen was let go due to a losing record of 8-28, depriving the Raiders of success. With this new hire taking place, the Raiders have a chance of leading in a positive point score this season shown in ESPN's statistical resources by Chris … [Read more...] about Raider Nation hires Jack Del Rio