This Week in San José State Athletics

Sept. 10, 2018

Each Monday check out This Week in San José State Athletics to catch up on last week's action and see what's ahead for the Spartans!

Football (0-2, 0-0 Mountain West)

Last Week: SJSU lost at Washington State 31-0 Saturday evening.

This Week: San José State heads to Oregon to face the nationally-ranked Ducks this Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. Fans can watch on the Pac-12 Network and listen on the Spartan Radio Network

Spartan Fact: San José State's three interceptions against Washington State has the Spartans tied for fifth nationally in team interceptions with four entering the Oregon game.

Upcoming Schedule

Sept. 15 - at Oregon, 2 p.m. - Pac-12 Network, Spartan Radio Network

Volleyball (4-2, 0-0 Mountain West)

Last Week: San José State won the Hampton Inn & Suites Northern Colorado Classic with a 3-0 record, defeating Northern Colorado (3-0), Alabama State (3-0) and Pacific (3-2).

This Week: The Spartans make their second trip to the state of Florida this season, this time to Boca Raton for the Owls Classic hosted by Florida Atlantic.



Spartan Fact: Three Spartans were named to the all-tournament team - Fernanda Vido (MVP), Caitlin Bettenay, Luiza Andrade.

Upcoming Schedule:

Sept. 14 - vs. North Florida, 10 a.m. ET/7 a.m. PT

Sept. 14 - at Florida Atlantic, 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT

Sept. 15 - vs. South Dakota State, 10 a.m. ET/7 a.m. PT

Women's Soccer (1-3-2, 0-0-0 Mountain West)

Last week: The Spartans split two matches last week, falling to Cal State Fullerton, 2-0, last Thursday, but rebounded to defeat UC Davis 1-0 (2OT) Sunday afternoon.

This Week: SJSU plays the final non-conference match of the season on Friday at UC Riverside.

Spartan Fact: Hannah Mathews scored her first career goal in the Spartans 1-0 victory over UC Davis.

Upcoming Schedule

Sept. 14 - at UC Riverside, 5 p.m.

Men's Soccer (1-3-1, 0-0-0 Western Athletic)

Last week: The Spartans lost 5-1 at Saint Mary’s last Thursday.

This Week: San José State hosts the final two non-conference matches of the season - San Francisco Monday night and Pacific on Sunday night.

Spartan Fact: Danny Sanchez scored his first goal of the season against Saint Mary’s.

Upcoming Schedule

Sept. 10 - San Francisco, 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 16 - Pacific, 6:30 p.m.

Both matches played at the Spartan Soccer Complex.

Women's Golf

This Week: The Spartans are competing on Monday and Tuesday at the Minnesota Invitational at the Prestwick Golf Club in Woodbury, Minn. Live scoring can be followed at

Spartan Fact: The Spartans will have four new faces on the course this tournament, two players - Natasha Andrea Oon and Samantha Bruce, and two coaches - head coach Dana Dormann and assistant coach Pat Hurst.

Men’s Water Polo

Last Week: The Spartans opened the season by hosting UC Davis. The Spartans lost 16-8 to the Aggies

This Week: The team travels to the Aggie Roundup hosted by UC Davis on the 15th and 16th.

Spartan Fact: Seven Spartans scored in the opening match of the year, led by Neil Arnett with two goals.

Upcoming Schedule

Sept. 15 - vs. Chapman, 9:15 a.m.

Sept. 15 - vs. Cal-Baptist, 2:15 p.m.

Sept. 16 - vs. George Washington, 8:15 a.m.

Sept. 16 - vs. Fresno Pacific, 12:00 p.m.

For ticket information to all San José State athletic events, please contact the Spartan Ticket Office at (408) 924-SJTX (7589).