This Week in Cougar Athletics: April 23-29

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4/23/2018 | Baseball

SAN MARCOS, Calif. – The Cal State San Marcos men’s golf team will participate in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Men’s Golf Championships early this week in Chico. This weekend, the CSUSM baseball team plays a split-venue series against Cal State San Bernardino, while Cougar softball squad wraps up its 2018 campaign at CSUSB. The CSUSM track & field teams will send 12 Cougars to compete in the Steve Scott Invitational on Friday and Saturday.

MEN’S GOLF
CCAA Championships
Monday, April 23 – Round 1 & 2 – 7:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. (est.)
Tuesday, April 24 – Round 3 – 7:30 a.m. | Medal/Match Semifinal – 1 p.m. (est.)
Wednesday, April 25 – Medal/Match Final – 8 a.m.
Chico, Calif. – Butte Creek Country Club – Gold (par-72, 7,000 yards)
2018 Championship Program
Live Scoring

TOURNAMENT FIELD: Cal State Dominguez Hills, Cal State East Bay, Cal State Monterey Bay, Cal State San Bernardino, Cal State San Marcos, Chico State, Sonoma State, Stanislaus State, UC San Diego

CSUSM Starters:
1. Chris Tuulik (San Diego/UNLV)
2. Jordan McBrayer (Carlsbad/Cathedral Catholic HS)
3. Braeden Koran (Fallbrook/Fallbrook)
4. Justin Vrzich (El Cajon/Cuyamaca College)
5. Ryan Bisharat (San Diego/Cathedral Catholic HS)

SOFTBALL
CSUSM (13-35, 9-27 CCAA) at Cal State San Bernardino (25-17, 15-15 CCAA)
Friday, April 27 – 1 p.m. (DH)
Saturday, April 28 – 12 p.m. (DH)
San Bernardino, Calif. – CSUSB Softball Field
Live Stats

CAL STATE SAN BERNARDINO •CSUSM is 2-10 all-time against the Coyotes.
•The Cougars won the series opener, 3-1, last season to CSUSB before dropping the final three games of the series.
•CSUSB ranks sixth in the CCAA standings after splitting last weekend’s series at Cal State East Bay.
•In the 2018 CCAA softball preseason poll, the Coyotes were picked to finish fourth.

CSUSM BREAKDOWN •The Cougars played their final nonconference games of the season, hosting Concordia-Irvine last Wednesday. CSUSM narrowly dropped game one 5-3 before being shutout 5-0 in the nightcap.
•Sophomore Karen Roman continues to be solid at the plate, boasting a .345 batting average.
•In the 2018 CCAA softball preseason poll, the Cougars were picked to finish 10th.

BASEBALL
CSUSM (19-23, 14-22 CCAA) vs. Cal State San Bernardino (11-31, 11-25 CCAA)
Friday, April 27, – 3 PM
Saturday, April 28 – 3 PM
San Marcos, Calif. – CSUSM Baseball Field
Live Stats | Cougar Sports Network

CSUSM at CSUSB
Sunday, April 29 – 1 PM (DH)
San Bernardino, Calif. | Fiscalini Field
Live Stats

CAL STATE SAN BERNARDINO •CSUSM is 4-10 all-time against the Coyotes.
•Last season, the Cougars opened the series with a 7-3 win before falling in the final three (14-7, 8-4, 9-6).
•Jacob Allen is in a three-way tie for third in hit by pitches with nine.
•As a team, the Coyotes rank last in the CCAA in pitching (9.32 ERA) and second to last in hitting (.256 avg.).

CSUSM BREAKDOWN •The Cougars won their second CCAA series of the season after winning 3-for-4 against Cal State L.A. last weekend. CSUSM recorded a 6-4 victory in the series opener at CSULA before falling 5-4 the next day. The Cougars swept the Golden Eagles in the Sunday doubleheader in San Marcos by scores of 9-3 and 6-2.
•Senior Tyler Place went 6-for-12 with a double and a home run while recording five RBIs and three runs.
•As a team, CSUSM ranks fifth in batting (.290) and tenth in pitching (5.88 ERA) in the CCAA.

WOMEN’S TRACK & FIELD
Steve Scott Invitational
Friday, April 27 – Saturday, April 28
Irvine, Calif. – Anteater Stadium
Meet Information | Schedule
Live Results

COMPETING THIS WEEK •Lisa Flora – 800
•Sierra Valenzuela – 1500
•Devony Dettman – Long Jump
•Ana Mercado-Yateem – Hammer
•Sarah Montion – Hammer, Javelin
•Lea Ortiz – Long Jump

MOVING ON UP, IN THE CSUSM RECORD BOOKS •Shelby Eberwein – Moved up to No. 2 in the 3,000 meters Steeplechase after recording a time of 10:52.54
•Natalie Rodriguez – Set the school record in the 5,000 meters after recording a time of 16:27.55
•Elizabeth Buckle – Moved up to No. 3 in the 800 meters after recording a time of 2:12.71
•Arianna Garcia-Swantek – Broke into the top 10 at No. 9 in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:40.50.
•Lisa Flora – Broke into the top 10 at No. 10 in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:41.10.

COUGARS QUALIFIED FOR CCAAs
100m – Lauren Wyckoff, Jaiden Phillips, Kamarria Rehn, Jolene Widmer
200m – Alyssia Gonzalez, Lauren Wyckoff, Devony Dettman, Kamarria Rehn
400m – Alyssia Gonzalez, Clarissa Garcia
800m – Clarissa Garcia, Elizabeth Buckle, Alicia Villarreal, Lisa Flora, Marina McDonough, Arianna Garcia-Swantek
1500m – Arianna Garcia-Swantek, Alicia Villarreal, Natalie Rodriguez, Marina McDonough, Clarissa Garcia, Shelby Eberwein, Lisa Flora, Natalie Rodriguez
3000m Steeplechase – Shelby Eberwein
5000m – Natalie Rodriguez, Salena Gallardo, Paula Stonehouse, Terra McGinnis
10,000m – Salena Gallardo
100Hm – Devony Dettman
400Hm – Jenna Hernandez, Allison Mojica, Lea Ortiz
High Jump – Devony Dettman, Bose’ Robinson
Long Jump – Kamarria Rehn, Devony Dettman, Kylene Shuler
Triple Jump – Emily Miller
Shot put – Sarah Montion, Ana Mercado-Yateem
Discus – Ana Mercado-Yateem, Sarah Montion
Javelin – Sarah Montion
Hammer – Sarah Montion, Ana Mercado-Yateem

MEN’S TRACK & FIELD
Steve Scott Invitational
Friday, April 27 – Saturday, April 28
Irvine, Calif. – Anteater Stadium
Meet Information | Schedule
Live Results

COMPETING THIS WEEK •Brandon Beck – 200
•Giovanni Brooks – 100, 200
•Luigi Gonzalez – Hammer
•Patrick Hastings – Hammer
•Demetrious Howard – Hammer
•Elijah Smith – Javelin

MOVING ON UP, IN THE CSUSM RECORD BOOKS •Jonathan Burton – Broke into the top 10 at No. 7 in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 53.96

COUGARS QUALIFIED FOR CCAAs
100m – Giovanni Brooks, Nate Hale, Jr.
200m – Nate Hale, Jr., Caine Harder, Giovanni Brooks, Brian Wright, Bryce Johnson
400m – Nate Hale, Jr., Caine Harder, Tyler Luis
800m – Casey Cruz
1500m – Phillip Dorado, Kyle Rossman
3000m Steeplechase – Mark Werley
5000m – Steven Terris, Joshua Litwiller, Phillip Dorado
10000m – Joshua Litwiller, Steven Terris
110Hm – Bryce Johnson
400Hm – Jonathan Burton, Lewis Shine
High Jump – Nick Heid, Bryce Johnson, Nic Samuels
Long Jump – Antonio Riggins, Nic Samuels, Bryce Johnson
Triple Jump – Antonio Riggins, Nic Samuels, Nick Heid
Shot Put – Ndoto Strong, Patrick Hastings
Discus – Ndoto Strong, Demetrius Howard, Luigi Gonzalez, Elijah Smith, Patrick Hastings
Javelin – Tim Stalboerger, Elijah Smith
Hammer – Luigi Gonzalez, Demetrius Howard, Patrick Hastings

CSU San Marcos Sweeps All-CCAA Women’s Golf Awards

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