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Women’s soccer dips to second place in conference after weekend play

October 13, 2013 Highlanders 1 – Titans 0  The UC Riverside women’s soccer team remains at the top spot in the Big West standings following a 1-0 victory against the visiting Cal State Fullerton Titans.  It took...

Highlander World Cup Halftime

The 2018 World Cup in Russia is still months away, and some teams are still being put together. However, that’s not stopping the Highlander from breaking down every group to give you a comprehensive...

Women’s tennis picks up first win of season vs. Point Loma Nazarene

Feb. 23, 2013 Highlanders 7 – Sea Lions 2 After losing the first six matches of their 2013 campaign, the UC Riverside women’s tennis team got the monkey off their backs and earned their first victory...

UCR women’s soccer determined to improve

When you talk to head coach Nat Gonzalez about the UCR women’s soccer team, there’s a distinct feeling that’s oozing through all of his words. At first, the subtlety of his inflections makes it...

Softball sweeps UCSB to close out Senior weekend series

The UC Riverside softball team (32-20, 9-9) put on an offensive clinic Saturday during the first two games of the series against UC Santa Barbara (18-33, 5-13). After giving up four straight runs in...
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Falcons suffered a more painful Super Bowl collapse than the Seahawks

Any storybook comeback in sports must come at the peril of a team that gives up a monumental lead. Credit must be given where it’s due, and there’s no question that the Patriots played...

Women’s tennis fall in a close one to CSU Fullerton in the first round

Date: April 26, 2012 Titans 4 - Highlanders 3 The UC Riverside women’s tennis team competed at the the Big West Championship losing in a play-in game to CSU Fullerton 4-3 on Thursday afternoon. Playing at...

Reexamining the All-Star Game

In last week’s column, I argued that there should be no All-Star game because there is a risk of injury and there is not a good competitive flow to the game. Some readers pointed...
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The problem with DeMarcus Cousins is the franchise he plays for

The media’s comments in regard to whether or not Kings center DeMarcus Cousins is championship material isn’t exactly the first time people have questioned the capability of a hot-headed, seven-footer to win a championship....

Highlanders beat Titans, Fullerton honors slain basketball coach

UCR’s Feb. 9 match against Cal State Fullerton began with a moment of silence to honor the Fullerton assistant basketball coach who allegedly lost her life to the hands of Christopher Jordan Dorner last...