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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Riverside baseball struggles throughout season

The Preseason Big West Coaches Poll suggested that the Highlanders would finish in fifth place in their division. The team, however, expected to finish even higher in the standings and possibly be in the...

2011-12 UCR sports year

PBHAK’S CORNER With this newspaper issue being the last of the school year, it has made me look back and recall some of the memorable games and achievements in UCR athletics this season. In a...

Athlete of the Month: Ryan Swafford

This past Sunday marked the end of the season for UCR sports. Some notable athletes in the month of May included baseball’s Vince Gonzalez, who had an amazing 19-game hitting streak. Track and field...

Baseball defeats USC, gets trampled by Mustangs in last three games

Date: May 22, 2012 Lions 3 - Highlanders 0 The UC Riverside baseball team faced off against the Loyola Marymount Lions last Tuesday afternoon. The ball game was ugly for the Highlanders as they only mustered...

Smith, Stuart, and Swafford advance at the NCAA West Prelims

UC Riverside sent eight athletes to compete at the NCAA West Regional Preliminary Round, which was held this past week at the Mike A. Myers stadium in Austin, Texas. In order to move past...

Wickstrom’s changes

PBHAK’S CORNER In his first year as UC Riverside’s athletic director, Brian Wickstrom has accomplished many changes and continues to push for more. Wickstrom, since taking the position of former athletic director Stan Morrison, has...

Baseball win series from Big West leader, nationally ranked #8 Fullerton

Date: May 18, 2012 Titans 3 - Highlanders 2 UC Riverside and Cal State Fullerton squared off against each other in a pitcher’s showdown last Friday. Highlander Eddie Orozco was outdueled by Titans pitcher Dylan Floro...

UCR athletic department looking into replacing men’s tennis with sand volleyball

The UCR athletic department is looking into a possible reorganization of certain programs by removing men’s tennis and replacing it with women’s sand volleyball. The primary purpose of the proposed change is to free...

Featured Coach: Track and Field assistant coach Andrew Basler

Assistant coach Andrew Basler has been a part of the devoted coaching staff here at UCR track and field since 2007. Basler coaches sprints, hurdles, long-jump athletes along with combined-event athletes. Basler brings tons...

The C-Center

Pranav Bhakta, PBHAK’S CORNER With the report of UC Riverside planning to build a potential 8,000 seat arena for athletic, cultural, and recreational purposes, I wanted to express my support this proposal because it serves...