The Daily Aztec

Freshman Klopp defying expectations for SDSU

by Antonio Morales

April 26, 2011

Filed under Sports

Before the San Diego State softball team started its season, freshmen utility Lorena Klopp wasn’t expecting to do much. “I didn’t expect to be playing a lot,” Klopp said. But this season, Klopp has found her way into the lineu...

Wisneski’s three-run homer powers SDSU

by Antonio Morales

April 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

In a game where both teams squandered opportunity after opportunity, it was only a matter of time before one squad broke through. Senior shortstop Jen Wisneski broke a scoreless tie in the fifth inning by sending a three-run home r...

Micetich is back and better than ever

by Antonio Morales

April 19, 2011

Filed under Sports

After compiling a 19-7 record with a 1.70 ERA for the San Diego State softball team her freshman year, the bar was set high for junior pitcher Bailey Micetich. Micetich was named Mountain West Conference Freshman of the Year for her performance in 2009, but last season didn’t turn out quite as she had planned. Micetich en...

Maeva wins it in eighth

by Antonio Morales

April 18, 2011

Filed under Sports

After losing 1-0 to BYU in eight innings last Friday, it appeared as if the San Diego State softball team was going to suffer the same fate a day later. But with the game locked in a scoreless pitcher’s duel, junior first bas...

Van Wyk reaches historic milestone

by Antonio Morales

April 13, 2011

Filed under Sports

While enjoying win after win throughout the years, the feeling has become routine for San Diego State softball coach Kathy Van Wyk, but last Friday she earned a win that stands apart from most. When SDSU defeated New Mexico 8...

Streaking Aztecs destroy CSU in Colorado

by Antonio Morales

April 12, 2011

Filed under Sports

When it rains, it pours. And it poured on Colorado State last Sunday as the San Diego State softball team unleashed an offensive onslaught. SDSU (27-14) scored early and often as it run-ruled CSU 17-2 in five innings at Ra...

Streaking Aztecs look to stay hot in MWC

by Antonio Morales

April 7, 2011

Filed under Sports

After a 10-13 start to the season, it would have been easy to write off the San Diego State softball team. But that was then and this is now. And as of now, SDSU couldn’t be playing any better. Since the 10-13 start, the Aztecs have won 14 of their last 15 games and are currently on a 10-game winning streak, improvin...

SDSU crushes rival in huge third inning

by Antonio Morales

April 4, 2011

Filed under Sports

Sometimes it only takes one inning to turn a competitive game into a rout, and on Sunday, the San Diego State softball team showed the University of San Diego how true that statement is. Locked in a scoreless tie, SDSU’s ...

Beatbox: 3-22-11

by Edward Lewis

March 22, 2011

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Aztecs find success at San Diego Classic II The San Diego State softball team won four out of five games in the San Diego Classic II last weekend to improve its record to 16-14. SDSU defeated Harvard, Wisconsin, Ohio and Ohio St...

Klopp leads Aztec in win

by Miranda Valenzuela

March 14, 2011

Filed under Sports

While the San Diego State men’s basketball team was pummeling BYU Saturday evening, the SDSU softball team was preparing for a huge victory of its own. On Sunday, in the Aggie Invitational held at College Station in Texas, the...

Tough schedule only gets harder at SDSU’s Classic

by Miranda Valenzuela

March 2, 2011

Filed under Sports

One glance at the San Diego State softball team’s current record of 6-7 would give anyone the impression that this season’s team is anything but stellar. But SDSU is less than one month into its schedule and it has already...

No. 1 Arizona shuts out Aztecs in Classic

by Miranda Valenzuela

February 27, 2011

Filed under Sports

In the last game of the Cathedral City Classic, the San Diego State softball team couldn’t score a run and lost 5-0 to the Arizona Wildcats, who are now the top-ranked team in the ESPN.com / USA Softball poll. The first two...