SF State Gator Jonathan Stolan, #20, clears the puck after goalie Ryan Papazian, #41, deflects a shot on goal during a game against the Santa Rosa JC Polar Bears at Snoopy's Home Ice on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.
07 Oct 2014

Injury toll rises for ailing Gators after 0-2 start

After two weeks of rough defeats and brutal injuries, the SF State hockey club’s season changed from one full of promise, to one full of questions. The team endured back-to-back

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29 Sep 2014

A Long Road to Travel – A map of the SF State Gators hockey club’s season

The SF State Gators Hockey Club drops the puck on its sophomore season in the Pacific Collegiate Hockey Association on Sept. 27, hoping to make the playoffs for the first

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28 Sep 2014

SF State hockey suffers ‘bad beat’ in season opener to Spartans

Penalties, breakdowns and injuries left a mark on the SF State Gators’ 14-3 season-opening loss to the SJSU Spartans at Sharks Ice in Fremont Saturday night. “It was a bad

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Erwin Rodriguez (left) and Ernst Wullenweber (right) square off with their respective teams during a scrum at practice on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014.
23 Sep 2014

SF State Rugby Club fights for a field

They are SF State’s only Division-I representatives. In 2012, they enjoyed their first undefeated season. On Saturday, they finished fourth in the grueling Pac West Sevens Tournament at Sacramento State,

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Jacob Hsieh, 22, prepares to throw a disc during drills at Ultimate Frisbee Club practice on the West Campus Green on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.
16 Sep 2014

Ultimate Frisbee puts a new spin on campus sports

SF State’s ultimate Frisbee team took the field earlier this month, preparing to improve on its winless season from a year ago. Veteran players from the Turnips ultimate Frisbee team

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30 Jan 2014

Ice hockey team experiencing temporary freeze from playing last home game

Nearly finished with their first season as an official club sport, the ice hockey team at SF State has run into a financial dilemma. They cannot afford to play their

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17 Dec 2013

SF State’s Ultimate Frisbee club returns after five years

[HTML1] Video by Tony Santos and Treya Winfield Nearly five years ago, SF State lost its small but talented Ultimate Frisbee club when its founders graduated. Now, the disc-throwing sport

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Rugby
17 Sep 2013

Gator rugby aspires to be big-ticket University sport

[HTML1] Video by Daniel A. Nelson [set_id=72157635603049864] After going completely defeated last year in their debut Division I-AA season, the SF State rugby team hits back with a vengeance. This

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15 Feb 2013

Taekwondo demonstration excites SF State club

The Taekwondo Club at SF State is expecting visitors from a foreign collegiate team of athletes, Feb. 16, to demonstrate new techniques and talk about changing regulations in the sport.

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04 Dec 2012

VIDEO: Intramural Soccer League engages students in friendly competition

Xpress catches up with students from the Intramural Soccer League during one of their indoor practices. Students meet up in the gym Monday nights starting at 7 p.m. to engage

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13 Nov 2012

VIDEO: Faculty and staff strike up lively competition at monthly bowling league

It requires a strong wrist, careful footing and precise aim to bombard a set of 10 blocks of maple wood with a 16-pound sphere to obtain a strike. Once a

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06 Nov 2012

Snowfall opens opportunities for SF State Ski and Snowboard Club

Most sports bend nature to their will, but snow sports rise and fall at the whim of winter. With two feet of snow already blanketing parts of Northern California, Bay

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28 Oct 2012

Friendship Games unites Filipino American students in fierce competition

SF State’s Friendship Game’s team participated in the 27th Annual Friendship Games hosted by CSU Fullerton Oct. 27. Friendship Games, a yearly event where students — most of them part of

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09 Oct 2012

Gators rugby football club strives to attain NCAA recognition

The grueling hits, furious pace and overall physical exertion rugby players put forth is immense, but despite the sweat and bruises, it isn’t considered an NCAA sport. Founded in 2005, SF

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25 Sep 2012

SF State sports clubs scrape by amid budget crunch

Many club sports at SF State are struggling to maintain regular practice spaces and must now devise ways to function with insufficient money. President of the ice hockey club, Andrew Bensch

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09 May 2012

Running or walking, SF State's 5k brings awareness

When he crossed the finish line first, 23-year-old kinesiology major Christian Swanson got to live his year-long dream of running for wellness. After his grandfather suffered a stroke a year

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09 May 2012

SF State freshmen try to avoid infamous freshman 15

At the end of the semester, in a flurry of finals and stress-ridden assignments, many students can look back at the late-night Village Market pizza and the decision to take

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09 Apr 2012

SF State's Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu club founders train while helping students

Two students with a passion for the Brazilian ground fighting sport known as jiujitsu have brought it to SF State as a cash-free recreational club. Kevin Heung, 24, Justin Orozco,

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28 Mar 2012

SF State women's rugby tackles stereotypes and gender roles

Burly athletes sprinting up and down the field aiming to hit others with bone-crushing tackles aren’t images typically associated with female athletes. A group of 10 athletic women from SF

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29 Feb 2012

Triathlon added to list of club sports at SF State

The newest club sport on campus is one of the most challenging athletic activities: triathlon. While the idea of running a three-sport event may intimidate some people, the founding members

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24 Feb 2012

SF State to increase student fees to pay for new recreation center

Student fee increases are nothing new, but this semester a newly-approved fee requires students to pay for a campus recreation center that will not be completed for several years after

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17 Feb 2012

SF State students find new way to release stress and "Work the Foam"

The feeling of restless muscle tension is all too familiar for a student who has had to sit through a weekly three-hour lecture class. SF State’s Group X program now offers

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