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Date: April 27, 2012 Anteaters 4 - Highlanders 0 The UC Riverside men’s tennis team competed in the Big West Conference Championship at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Friday afternoon, where they were eliminated by UC Irvine in a decisive 4-0 defeat in round one. The Highlanders were the sixth seed in the tournament while UC Irvine was the third...
PBHAK’S CORNER I was going to write my column on my first round predictions for the NBA playoffs this week, but all that changed with Saturday’s games. Instead, I will talk about the issue with this year’s lockout shortened condense schedule, and how it has degraded the showcase the NBA has to offer its fans. A regular NBA season might have...
Date: April 17, 2012 Highlanders 3 - Rebels 1 The Highlanders claimed victory last Tuesday playing their first game of a two game series against the University of Las Vegas Rebels using runs in the seventh and eighth innings to secure the game. Trevor Frank started the mound for Riverside but Mark Garcia (1-0) was issued the win. Frank went three innings while...
The UC Riverside women’s team finished their regular season on Thursday afternoon at home, dropping a heart breaker against the CSU Fullerton Titans with a 4-3 loss. The Highlanders got off to a good start, as the No. 1 doubles pair of Jamie Raney and Taylor Raney made quick work of Titan pair Tiffany Mai and Morgan McIntosh, winning...
Date: April 21, 2012 Highlanders 6 - Titans 5 The first game on Saturday yielded nice results for the Highlanders as they finally put enough runs on the board to edge out the Titans in a 6-5 victory.  Both teams started right off the bat, with UCR scoring three and CSUF two in the first inning alone. UCR’s Anissa Young hit...
TThe UC Riverside men’s and women’s track and field had a busy week as the competition started Thursday at the Mt. Sac Relays, and ended Saturday at the Beach Invitational. Both meets attracted thousands of athletes as the track and field season is in full swing. The Mt. Sac Relays were hosted by Mount San Antonio College at the...
PBHAK’S CORNER In the NHL playoffs, the games are played defensively, brutally and with strict discipline. Goal scoring is sparse and the only goal that counts is the game-winning one. But the 2012 NHL playoffs so far have been an anomaly. The playoffs so far can be described as high scoring, extremely physical and teeming with suspense. There have been...
Date: April 21, 2012 Gauchos 6 - Highlanders 1 The UC Riverside men’s tennis team started off the first of two Big West rival match-ups by falling 6-1 against the No. 57 ranked UC Santa Barbara Gauchos on Saturday afternoon at home. In the doubles match up, the Gauchos dominated the Highlanders, winning all doubles points. The Highlanders’ doubles pair of Austin...
April 14, 2012 Mustangs  6 – 1 Highlanders The action was opened with doubles matches. Cal Poly dominated UCR from end to end in all three matches. Highlanders Jamie Raney and Taylor Raney were defeated in a one sided match by Cal Poly’s Jocelyn Davis and Alexa Lee by 8-2. At court No. 2, UCR’s Kat Saltarelli and Natalie Mckay were...
Competing at the sixth-annual Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, the UC Riverside women’s golf team finished in 19th place out of 24 teams at striking Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler, AZ. The Highlanders moved up one spot in the standings thanks to an excellent third round after sitting in 20th place after the first two rounds of play. The lady Highlanders...