By Kieron Coleman |Staff Writer| From an underachieving season last year, the Coyote men’s soccer team has already seen a dramatic turnaround this season. A major change for the men's soccer team includes seeing Darren Leslie step up from the position of assistant coach to take the leadership role as interim head coach. Leslie has two goals for the season to revamp the team from last years 4-9-3 record. “First, make the playoffs before the last game of the season,” stated Leslie. “Second, keep the boys working hard in school and continue to raise the teams Student Academic Eligibility,” continued Leslie. During the summers of his college career at University of Edinburgh, … [Read more...] about Coach Spotlight: Darren Leslie
By Donte Medder |Staff Writer| After leading the Los Angeles Lakers to their worst season since 1960, Coach Mike D’antoni resigned. The Lakers struggled losing 55 of the 82 games in the 2014 season. Injuries to star players such as Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash and many key players missing time such as Nick Young and Jordan Farmar contributed to the losing season. Many felt that D’antoni was never the man for the job. “I am so happy D’antoni left; there was no defense and no leadership,” said junior at CSUSB Taylor Statham. “We need someone like Mark Jackson,” Statham continued. The search for D’antoni’s replacement began immediately according to Lakers General Manager Mitch … [Read more...] about Who will lead the Lakers to victory?
By Chelsea Underwood |Sports Editor| Renee Jimenez takes charge over the women’s basketball program in her first season as head women’s basketball coach at CSUSB. Jimenez comes from a winning women’s basketball program at California State Monetary Bay. In the past five years, Jimenez and her staff have taken pride in themselves for building up and earning three trips to the NCAA tournament along with a 100 percent graduation from the participating athletes. Determine to build and strengthen the Coyotes, according to Jimenez, it all starts with the small things; from having good grades, working as a team, and taking advantage of what the school has to offer. Academics is what … [Read more...] about An inside look at what coach Jimenez has planned