07 May 2014

Track team finished fifth in conference final

Maya Cabiness started out her season with a serious injury and just recently was able to return after some time away. She only competed in half of the meets her

01 May 2014

Track team eyes top place finish in conference championships

For Michelle Chung, sophomore discus and hammer thrower, things got a little strange at practice last week when she forgot how to throw. “I took a week off because something

Michael Ramirez from Hartnell College ran in the third heat of the mens 5000 meter run at the SF State Distance Carnival at Cox Stadium Friday April 4. Ramirez finished with a time of 14:47. Photo by Erica Marquez/Special to Xpress
10 Apr 2014

SF State hosts two-day 7th Distance Carnival featuring over 1,000 athletes

SF State President Leslie E. Wong was just another fan in the crowd Friday until he proudly reached up to ring the bell that echoed across campus as the Gators

20 Mar 2014

The home stretch: former USSR track star now resides at SF State’s field

Volunteer Coach Moris Lozovatskiy stands on the track at Cox Stadium Monday, March 17. Photo by Jenny Sokolova / Xpress Moris Lozovatskiy carries a folder with him wherever he goes,

Tiana Wills practices the high jump on the track at Cox Stadium Monday, March 17. Photo by Jenny Sokolova / Xpress
20 Mar 2014

Senior high-jumper places third in championships, named All-American

Tiana Wills practices the high jump on the track at Cox Stadium Monday, March 17. Photo by Jenny Sokolova / Xpress Senior high-jumper Tiana Wills has been named an All-American,

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26 Feb 2014

Track and field senior overcomes fear, breaks record

SF State record-breaking high jumper Tiana Wills is one of the best in the nation — with a fear of her own sport. “I’m afraid of heights,” Wills admitted. “So

10 Feb 2014

Four Gator women earn a spot in Indoor Track and Field Nationals

Anna Lee McGregor (left),, Brionne Baucham (center), and Erica Hayes (right), warm up during SF State’s women’s track and field spring training at Cox Stadium Monday, Feb. 10. Photo by

26 May 2013

Graduating SF State athletes discuss life after college

Summer is fast approaching and graduation is lurking around the corner. Many of SF State’s graduating athletes, from cross-country to volleyball, spent most of their college lives deeply involved in

21 May 2013

Student athletes gear up for summer training

With the semester coming to a close, it’s time for those overstressed, overworked students to unwind and kickback in the summer glory. But for student athletes, the end of the

16 Apr 2012

SF State track star runs out of eligibility, still plans to continue her studies

For every student athlete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association, timing is everything. Athletes have limited time and semesters to compete at the collegiate level, and each athlete aims to

08 Apr 2012

Keeping the gender balance in SF State athletics hinders creation of men's track team

Gender equity laws and limited funding together confine SF State’s athletic program, leaving the school without a men’s track and field team. These constraints have fragmented who can participate in

06 Apr 2012

PHOTOS: SF State Distance Carnival showcases track and field athletes

[HTML1] Hundreds of athletes came to SF State’s Cox Stadium Friday, April 6 to compete in outdoor track and field event “The Distance Carnival,” marking the second home meet for

02 Apr 2012

SF State sports teams develop stronger connections with communication off the field

When the game is on the line and the pressure is on from the opposing team, trusting teammates could be the difference between a win and a loss. Daily practices

14 Mar 2012

SF State track and field athletes excel at national championships

Whether they propel a metal ball or their bodies through the air, three track and field athletes have managed to excel to the highest level of collegiate competition. Sophomore Keenya

17 Feb 2012

SF State women's track and field team continues to improve

For a team largely overlooked in recent years by coaches and opposing teams alike, the women’s indoor track and field team has quickly become one of the leading teams in Division

01 Nov 2011

SF State track and field fundraiser raises scholarship money in style

A ballerina in a blue wig, superwoman and others joined forces Friday at Cox Stadium to throw javelins and discuses to raise funds for the throws squad at SF State.

10 May 2011

Gators track and field team compete in CCAA championships

The SF State women’s track and field team entered the Al Brenda Track Field at Cal State Stanislaus May 6 in fifth place in the Western Index Regional for outdoor competition.

12 Apr 2011

Relay team races past odds

The SF State women’s 4×400 relay team didn’t know what to expect when they entered the indoor national championships in Albuquerque, NM. They had never competed together before; in fact,