State of the MLB: All-Star Break 2018
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State of the MLB: All-Star Break 2018

Red Sox, Yankees, Astros dominate, NL stays competitive at season’s halfway point The doldrums of summer are upon us once again; that period of the sporting calendar where…

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2018 World Cup Final: France vs. Croatia
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2018 World Cup Final: France vs. Croatia

France are World Cup champions for second time By BOBBY JOHN — friend@theaggie.org After 169 goals were scored in the 2018 World Cup, France was crowned as world…

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How NCAA is becoming more academically focused
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How NCAA is becoming more academically focused

NCAA guaranteed student-athletes more time away from sports in 2017-18 season Last year, time demands from student-athletes had the NCAA concerned about the student-athlete experience and prompted the…

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Title IX controversy at FAU highlights nationwide problem
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Title IX controversy at FAU highlights nationwide problem

Allegations include inflating number of female athletes, misappropriation of scholarship money Florida Atlantic University is in hot water after allegedly inflating the number of female athletes enrolled at…

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Incoming Aggie impresses U.S. Women’s Soccer National Team
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Incoming Aggie impresses U.S. Women’s Soccer National Team

Ridgeway earns invitation to training camp UC Davis women’s soccer received a national letter of intent from New Jersey native Margot Ridgeway in February, who just completed her…

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UC Davis Athletics: Year in Review
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UC Davis Athletics: Year in Review

Aggie Sports sits down with athletics director Kevin Blue, discusses state of the program As UC Davis wraps up its 2017-2018 academic year, the UC Davis athletics department…

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Hooper’s big bat propels Aggies past Anteaters
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Hooper’s big bat propels Aggies past Anteaters

UC Davis men’s baseball defeats UC Irvine 4-2 in final season game Earning a 4-1 win the day before and with the weekend series tied at 1-1, the…

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The most compelling storylines from action-packed season in UC Davis Athletics
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The most compelling storylines from action-packed season in UC Davis Athletics

2017-2018 season provided no shortage of memorable moments for all 23 teams on campus As the end of the school year approaches, let’s take a look back at…

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Aggie Pack’s impact on audience experience
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Aggie Pack’s impact on audience experience

Student MCs comment: How Aggie Pack affects sports experience for students, fans While many factors contribute to the fan experience at college sporting events, one of the loudest…

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Expansion of betting to change sports forever
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Expansion of betting to change sports forever

Supreme Court’s latest ruling opens door for individual states to legalize sports gambling The United States Supreme Court officially repealed the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of…

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Becky Hammon interviews with Milwaukee Bucks
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Becky Hammon interviews with Milwaukee Bucks

Hammon makes history in process despite outcome After breaking the glass ceiling in 2014 by becoming the NBA’s first female assistant coach, Becky Hammon has made NBA history…

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“Gentleman’s game” makes its way overseas to Davis
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“Gentleman’s game” makes its way overseas to Davis

Following cricket club at UC Davis Seeing the oval-shaped stadium and watching players take the field may cause people who have never seen cricket to wonder, “Isn’t this…

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Nationwide search for head coaches underway
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Nationwide search for head coaches underway

Search committees working to attract candidates Solid collegiate sports programs are typically backed by a coaching staff with grit and experience, and after UC Davis Athletics officially announced…

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Study highlights lack of diversity in sports media
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Study highlights lack of diversity in sports media

While people of color are trending upward, a strong gender gap remains A recent diversity report card put out by the Institute For Diversity and Ethics in Sport…

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Women’s club water polo captures National Collegiate Club Championship
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Women’s club water polo captures National Collegiate Club Championship

Win over Cal Poly was 5-4 comeback victory for crown For the second straight year, the UC Davis Aggies women’s water polo club team defeated the Cal Polytechnic…

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