The Daily Aztec

Cristian Alvarez
Cristian Alvarez is a sixth-year journalism student at SDSU. Currently, Cristian is in his second year at The Daily Aztec. Through his passion for many sports, he has covered a variety of teams but most notably men's soccer, women's lacrosse and women's basketball. A devoted fan of the UFC, Manchester United, San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Chargers and Vegas Golden Knights, Cristian takes pleasure in attending sporting events while getting to unfold the stories in between the lines. Follow him on Twitter for the latest updates @AlvarezTheViper.

Cristian Alvarez, Staff writer

May 21, 2020
Column: Taylor Kalmer’s ambition goes beyond the basketball court (Story)
May 15, 2020
Senior Farewell: Cristian Alvarez (Story)
Apr 19, 2020
Sharretts cements legacy as best goalkeeper in program history (Story)
Apr 11, 2020
Looking back at the 2019-20 women’s basketball season (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Stacie Terry-Hutson signs contract extension through 2024 (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Lacrosse reacts to season cancellation, new spring sports ruling (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Women’s basketball coach assisting off the court, starts nonprofit to give back (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Aztecs will play first NCAA tournament game without fans due to coronavirus (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
3 things to know about Aztecs’ quarterfinal opponent Air Force (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
San Diego State’s season ends in overtime heartbreaker against Utah State (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Women’s basketball poised for run in conference tournament (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Aztecs take down Nevada, close out regular season with consecutive wins (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
‘Mo money, mo problems’ for opposition (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
Aztecs fall in closing seconds on game-winning shot by Air Force (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Lacrosse guns for three-peat in 2020 (Story)
Feb 01, 2020
The Daily Aztec Live — January 31, 2019 (Media)
Feb 01, 2020
Aztecs pay tribute following the death of Kobe Bryant, daughter Gianna (Story/Media)
Jan 29, 2020
Leonard to return to SDSU for jersey retirement ceremony (Media)
Jan 28, 2020
Women’s basketball gets back in the win column against UNLV (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Men’s soccer hires Ryan Hopkins as head coach (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
Women’s basketball loses nail-biter in Reno (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Women’s basketball comes up short against Fresno State (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
Men’s tennis swept by No. 15 Oklahoma State in spring opener (Story/Media)
Jan 04, 2020
Aztecs hold off Utah State, earn second Mountain West win (Story)
Dec 21, 2019
Sophia Ramos returns home after career-high showing against California Baptist (Story)
Dec 07, 2019
Athletic director: Longtime men’s soccer head coach will not return next season (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Aztecs drop post-Thanksgiving game to Arkansas State (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
Men’s soccer drops final home game in 1-0 loss to UCLA (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Aztecs defeat Westcliff, due to campus-wide power outage, at Grossmont College to improve to 2-1 (Story/Media)
Nov 14, 2019
Aztecs’ cut 24-point deficit to five but fall to Alabama A&M (Story)
Nov 09, 2019
Aztecs surge with second half comeback, prevail over Towson in home opener (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Sophia Ramos heads into year two after strong freshman campaign (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Transfer guard Taylor Kalmer brings winning experience to the Mesa (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Aztecs drop fifth straight match following loss to Oregon State (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Column: Finishing opportunities to score are a growing concern for men’s soccer (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
Men’s soccer edged by No. 7 Stanford 1-0 in defensive battle (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Keegan Kelly’s resilience fuels comeback after multiple devastating injuries (Story)
Sep 08, 2019
SDSU drops finale of Courtyard San Diego Central Aztec Soccer Classic (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Men’s soccer downs Belmont, 2-1, to kick off Courtyard San Diego Central Aztec Soccer Classic (Story)
Aug 30, 2019
Men’s soccer drops season opener, 3-2, against crosstown foe USD (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
Men’s soccer draws 1-1 against UCSD in exhibition (Story)
Aug 13, 2019
Men’s soccer poised for big 2019 campaign, open season against USD (Story)
May 08, 2019
Men’s soccer lands twelfth-best recruiting class in nation (Story)
May 05, 2019
Baseball wins back-and-forth battle against San Jose Staté, earns series victory (Story)
May 03, 2019
Harlowe Steele caps off career as one of all-time greats in Aztec history (Story)
May 01, 2019
Lacrosse triumphs UC Davis to win second straight MPSF championship (Story)
Apr 27, 2019
Lacrosse defeats Fresno State, advances to MPSF championship (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Lacrosse ends six-game losing streak with victory over Fresno State (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Taylor Sullivan named MPSF Defensive Player of the Week (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
SDSU lacrosse extends streak with 20-8 victory over Bucknell (Story)
Mar 10, 2019
Lacrosse extends streak with 13-6 win over Lehigh (Story)
Mar 09, 2019
Lacrosse outlasts Vanderbilt, 15-14, in double-overtime thriller (Story)
Feb 23, 2019
SDSU comeback attempt falls short in 20-16 loss to USC (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Aztecs defeat Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 20-6, in exhibition match (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Social media is seriously ruining our relationships (Story)
Nov 04, 2018
Aztecs drop 2-0 contest to Cal in final home match (Story)
Nov 03, 2018
Senior goalkeeper coming up clutch for the Aztecs (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Men’s soccer earns bragging rights against USD with 2-0 victory (Story)
Oct 13, 2018
SDSU falls to UCLA in overtime thriller (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Aztecs shut out Oregon State for first conference win (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Pelaez leads the charge on the pitch for men’s soccer (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
It’s the tough times that truly make us stronger (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Aztecs defeat Brown, 2-0, for third straight victory (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Column: Four yellow cards too many for Aztecs against UC Irvine (Story)
Sep 08, 2018
Aztecs enter win column with 2-1 victory over LIU Brooklyn (Story)
Sep 02, 2018
Men’s soccer loses home opener, 2-1, against Army West Point (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Water polo holds off Fresno State, 11-9, on Senior Day (Story)