For awhile, it was getting too routine for Alishea Kelly. The Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball player needed a change, as she was stuck only practicing with her teammates while her transfer eligibility was being completed.
The Cal State Stanislaus Warriors finally ended their nagging slump in women's basketball on Thursday night and a lot of the credit goes to Alishea Kelly, the Mesa State transfer who's becoming a serious threat every time she steps on the court.
Cal State Stanislaus is mourning the death of Jim Bowen, a man who was a mentor to students, taught physical education for four decades and guided the Warriors to two national championships during his 25-year coaching career. He died Thursday after a long illness.
The Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball team jumped out to an early 5-0 lead and were able to answer goal for goal through the first half of their California Collegiate Athletic Association opener against Cal State Monterey Bay Friday night. But the Otters opened the second half strong with a layup by junior guard Michelle Santizo, which led to back-to-back three-pointers to raise CSUMB's lead to 51-36. A lay-up by Santizo gave the Otters their largest lead of the game, 53-36. CSUMB went on to earn a 58-44 victory.
December 04, 2009|
In the past few weeks, he has been a major part of the Cal State Stanislaus men's basketball team that produced win after win in regular-season play and welcomed a new coach in Larry Reynolds who has a history of making teams into championship contenders. And personally, he was named as his league's best player this week after a solid weekend that saw him average nearly a double-double.
Northwest Nazarene used a strong second half to pull away from the Warriors as the Crusaders defeated the Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball team 79-58 during the feature game of the Thanksgiving Classic on Friday in Nampa, Idaho.
November 28, 2009|
Last spring, former Pitman High pitcher Nathan Gonzalez got what can be considered as an "unofficial visit" to Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo. But there was a twist: He was throwing for St. Mary's College of California in Moraga at the time.
At Hilmar High, Nate Costa did a lot of big things with the football. He was the quarterback who earned all-state selection three times and led the Yellowjackets to the conference championship in 2005, when Hilmar posted a 12-1 record.
After winning their only two exhibition games and having a two-week break, the Stanislaus women's basketball players will be back on the court and playing in their first regular-season contest on Friday.