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“Wade”-ing the waters

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Photos by Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorHow did Billy White get himself into this situation?What would possess him to agree to this?Did he really think it was a good idea?If he could do it all over, there's no way he...

Aztecs come up big from beyond the arc

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorAfter draining his third 3-pointer of the half, Kyle Spain looked out of place.While running back to play defense, the senior forward did something rarely seen on the court.He was beaming ...

A lonely battle

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Andrew Huse / Staff PhotographerIt's nearing 8 a.m. and Kelvin Davis is already tired.He knows what today entails &- a four-hour visit to the doctor's office that will be filled with needles and medication.But he wills himself out...

MEN’S SOCCER: Senior Day brings rival

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorSaturday should be about as intense a game as you'll see from the San Diego State men's soccer team.The emotions of Senior Day, the frustrations of a difficult year and the underdog feeling tha...

The missing spark

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorIn 2006, Jené Morris was playing in her first year at Cal, having one of the best freshman seasons in the entire Pac-10 Conference. Morris started the majority of the games for the Golden...

FOOTBALL: Wyoming preview

by Staff

October 29, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorAt a glance:Who: SDSU vs. WyomingWhat: The Aztecs open the second half of Mountain West Conference play against Wyoming.Where: War Memorial StadiumWhen: 11 a.m., SaturdayTV: The Mtn.Radio: AM...

MEN’S SOCCER: Hard year continues

by Staff

October 29, 2008

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David J. Olender / Photo EditorLev Kirshner thought his squad had defined an all-time low last year when the San Diego State men's soccer team won just one of its final eight games.The head coach might have to reach for a dict...

FOOTBALL: Colorado State preview

by Staff

October 22, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo Editor and Courtesy of Colorado State AthleticsAt a Glance:Who: SDSU vs. Colorado StateWhat: The Aztecs host the Rams in the annual Homecoming game.Where: Qualcomm StadiumWhen: 6:30 p.m., Satur...

POPE’S DOCTRINE: Fans need fire

by Staff

October 21, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorBecause the vast majority of this section's readers barely skim the actual content en route to the sudoku puzzle, a lot of information goes largely unread.But one thing that probably stood...

MEN’S GOLF: Aztecs finish in sixth place at Sycuan Invite

by Staff

October 21, 2008

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Courtesy of Stan Liu / SDSU AthleticsGreat athletes never shy away from pressure; they covet it.At least that's the philosophy San Diego State men's golf team head coach Ryan Donovan preaches to all of his players."We try to kee...

WOMEN’S GOLF: Last round today

by Staff

October 14, 2008

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Ranked 77th in the nation in recent polls, San Diego State is trying to string together some successful tournaments in order to maintain and improve its current position. SDSU is involved in simultaneous tournaments this week; th...

CROSS COUNTRY: SDSU NorCal bound after third-place finish

by Staff

October 14, 2008

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Andrew Huse / Staff PhotographerThere are plenty of obstacles that can derail even the best of runners.Sore legs and tired bodies are just a few, but one of the most difficult to overcome is the mental aspect of running.The S...