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Zach Engberg
Zach is a senior at San Diego State University majoring in journalism. Zach is currently the Sports Editor at The Daily Aztec, where he has been working since 2015. Zach has covered the SDSU football, baseball and women's lacrosse team, while reporting other breaking news stories. Born in San Francisco, Calif., Zach is an avid fan of the SF 49ers, Oakland Athletics and Golden State Warriors, and is still mourning the 2016 Finals loss and Super Bowl XLVII. Zach will someday work as a television sports commentator, joining the likes of Joe Buck, Mike Tirico and Marv Albert.

Zach Engberg, Sports Editor

Sep 13, 2017
Call to arms: SDSU needs ‘The Show’ to come out in full force for Stanford (Story)
Sep 02, 2017
Notebook: true team effort leads to dominating SDSU victory (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
Football depth chart filled with freshmen (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
Football recovering from chickenpox scare (Story)
Aug 23, 2017
New student’s guide to SDSU athletics (Story)
Aug 16, 2017
Smith will need to step up for SDSU football (Story)
Aug 16, 2017
The future may be now for SDSU football (Story)
Aug 14, 2017
Source: preseason pox outbreak larger than reported (Story)
Aug 13, 2017
SDSU injury report: chickenpox, hamstring issues hamper Aztecs (Story)
Aug 11, 2017
Aztecs honor military at Miramar (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Testing my comfort zone abroad (Story/Photo)
Dec 13, 2016
Aztecs ride hot start to easy 73-41 win over Alabama State (Story)
Dec 10, 2016
Aztecs’ nonconference woes continue with 74-63 loss to Arizona State (Story)
Dec 03, 2016
Aztecs avenge losses, defeat Wyoming 27-24 to take home MW title (Story)
Nov 28, 2016
Shrigley, Cheatham ignite Aztecs in 100-67 win over Savannah State (Story)
Nov 26, 2016
Rams spoil senior night, hand SDSU a 63-31 loss (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Pope returns and leads SDSU to a 77-65 win over Berkeley (Story)
Nov 19, 2016
SDSU outdueled by Wyoming, 34-33 (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
SDSU gets back to winning ways with a 81-58 victory over San Diego Christian (Story)
Nov 12, 2016
Aztecs rush for a school-record 474 yards in 46-16 win over Nevada (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Shorthanded Aztecs open 2016-17 season with a 69-59 win over USD (Story)
Nov 05, 2016
Aztecs complete first shutout in MW play with 55-0 win over Hawaii (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
SDSU rushes for 400 yards in 40-13 victory over Utah State (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
John David Wicker named as SDSU’s Athletic Director (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Exploring study abroad options after not meeting language requirements (Story)
Oct 21, 2016
Pumphrey and Penny help SDSU punish the Spartans, 42-3 (Story)
Oct 14, 2016
Pumphrey powers SDSU football past Fresno, 17-3 (Story)
Oct 08, 2016
SDSU opens MW play with a dominating win over UNLV, 26-7 (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
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Oct 01, 2016
SDSU football falls to South Alabama 42-24 (Story)
Sep 17, 2016
Pumphrey Continues Dominance in SDSU’s 42-28 Win Over Northern Illinois (Story)
Sep 10, 2016
Pumphrey Runs Wild in the Aztecs’ 45-40 Win Over Berkeley (Story)
Sep 03, 2016
Aztecs’ Passing Attack Shines in Opening Game Victory (Story)
Aug 08, 2016
SDSU Athletic Director Jim Sterk leaving for University of Missouri (Story)
May 01, 2016
SDSU baseball takes 13-9 loss, ensuring series sweep at hands of Nevada (Story)
Apr 29, 2016
SDSU baseball allows six-run second inning, loses series opener to Nevada (Story)
Apr 28, 2016
SDSU baseball readies for key series against rival Nevada (Story)
Apr 24, 2016
SDSU baseball wins exciting game over New Mexico, 10-9 (Story)
Apr 23, 2016
SDSU baseball suffers through eight-run second inning on way to 13-7 loss to New Mexico (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
SDSU baseball continues woes in 10-5 loss to MW rival New Mexico (Story)
Apr 17, 2016
SDSU baseball swept by No. 14 Texas Tech with 7-2 loss (Story)
Apr 15, 2016
SDSU baseball loses low-scoring affair to Texas Tech, 3-1 (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Young SDSU baseball team struggles through spring break road trips (Story)
Mar 29, 2016
SDSU Baseball allows seven in the fifth inning on way to 9-6 loss to Oregon State (Story)
Mar 28, 2016
Ninth inning home run gives SDSU Baseball 6-5 win over No. 6 Oregon State (Story)
Mar 26, 2016
Defensive miscues propel SDSU Baseball to 11-6 win over New Mexico (Story)
Mar 25, 2016
SDSU Baseball falls apart in late innings on way to 4-2 loss to New Mexico (Story)
Mar 24, 2016
SDSU Baseball loses to rival New Mexico, 5-3 (Story)
Mar 23, 2016
What’s on the horizon for SDSU men’s basketball? (Story)
Mar 22, 2016
UC Riverside uses late-game heroics to put away SDSU Baseball, 3-2 (Story)
Mar 12, 2016
Offenses dominate as SDSU baseball splits doubleheader with Northwestern (Story)
Mar 10, 2016
SDSU Baseball finds offensive groove in 11-6 win over Northwestern (Story)
Feb 27, 2016
SDSU baseball’s woes continue in 6-0 loss to Kentucky (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
SDSU baseball loses opening matchup to cross-town rival USD, 9-6 (Story)
Feb 21, 2016
SDSU baseball drops third straight to University of Oregon, 4-3 (Story)
Feb 20, 2016
SDSU Baseball overpowered by Oregon in 10-5 loss (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
SDSU baseball suffers 8-2 loss to No. 14 Oregon in front of packed house for season opener (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
SDSU baseball beefing up schedule again as Mountain West titles continue to flow (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
New pitching coach Peraza returns to SDSU baseball after 14 years away (Story)
Dec 07, 2015
Monday Morning Quarterback: Chapman gives SDSU bright hope for future (Story)
Nov 30, 2015
Monday Morning Quarterback: Senior class has a chance for greatness (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Monday Morning Quarterback: SDSU making case for top 25 (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Monday Morning Quarterback: SDSU defense historically good (Story)
Nov 04, 2015
SDSU women’s basketball’s Greenhouse brings grit to Aztecs (Story)
Nov 02, 2015
Monday Morning QB: SDSU shows resiliency against Colorado State (Story)
Oct 26, 2015
Monday Morning Quarterback: Forcing turnovers fueling SDSU’s rise to ‘Best in West’ (Story)
Oct 23, 2015
Notebook: Historic first half pushes San Diego State to victory (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
Marching Aztecs strive toward perfection with busy schedule (Story)
Oct 12, 2015
Monday Morning QB: Why did SDSU use an injured Pumphrey late against Hawaii? (Story)
Oct 05, 2015
Pumphrey’s injury opens door for other capable running backs (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
#AztecFB practice report: Long not overlooking toothless Bulldogs (Story)
Sep 28, 2015
SDSU football continues to implode before halftime (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
SDSU’s special teams was only thing ‘special’ against South Alabama (Story)
Sep 14, 2015
SDSU football has itself a little quarterback controversy (Story)
Sep 09, 2015
New jerseys give historic taste to SDSU football (Story)
Sep 09, 2015
SDSU football alumni find scarce playing time in NFL (Story)
Sep 06, 2015
SDSU’s defensive prowess won’t be enough against UC Berkeley (Story)
Sep 02, 2015
SDSU football needs better than old Qualcomm Stadium (Story)
Aug 23, 2015
SDSU offense needs all the practice it can get before season opener (Story)
May 02, 2015
SDSU lacrosse ends season with loss to Colorado (Story)
Apr 30, 2015
Aztec lacrosse bids farewell to founding members (Story)
Apr 27, 2015
Aztecs’ special senior night spoiled by USC (Story)
Apr 23, 2015
SDSU aims to put bow on historic year (Story)
Apr 20, 2015
Lacrosse suffers Stanford loss, defeats Davis (Story)
Apr 16, 2015
Aztecs face big test in Bay Area (Story)
Mar 19, 2015
Lacrosse 3-0 in homestand, preps for Saint Mary’s (Story)
Mar 11, 2015
Lacrosse flies past Fresno, crushes Campbell (Story)
Mar 01, 2015
Lacrosse lands overtime win in Oregon (Story)