June 15, 1999 |
As her son, Matt, Cal State Fullerton's starting pitcher, walked off the mound in the bottom of the ninth inning in an elimination game at the College World Series at Rosenblatt Stadium, having given his team a 4-2 lead over Texas A&M, as the crowd of 22,824 stood and cheered and as Matt blushed, put his head down and pounded his fist into his glove, Marianne Sorensen wept. The tears ran down her face, smearing the blue-painted Nos.
April 12, 1999
The third game of the Cal State Fullerton-Long Beach State baseball series at Blair Field in Long Beach was postponed until 7 tonight because of rain. The teams split the first two games. Long Beach won on Friday, 11-4, and Fullerton came back for a 5-2 victory Saturday. Matt Sorensen (7-0) will start tonight's game for the Titans. Freshman Russel Rohlicek (1-2) is scheduled to pitch for Long Beach.
April 26, 1999
A nine-run sixth inning put Cal State Fullerton in complete control as the Titans won their seventh in a row with a 15-1 rout of UC Santa Barbara in Big West Conference baseball Sunday. Robert Guzman knocked in the first runs of the sixth inning with a two-run double. A three-run homer by Reed Johnson and a two-run home run by Chris Beck followed in the inning. Titan Shawn Norris added two hits and four RBIs in the game.
March 27, 2000
Jason Corapci's two-run single in the seventh inning Sunday lifted Cal State Fullerton to a 6-3 victory over Nevada in a Big West Conference baseball game and gave the Titans a three-game series sweep in Reno. With the bases loaded and two out in the seventh, Corapci lined a single to center, giving the Titans a 5-3 lead. Jake Epstein followed with another single to center, scoring David Bacani.
March 3, 2000 |
Four of the nation's top-ranked college baseball teams, including host Cal State Fullerton, will be competing today through Sunday in the Kia Baseball Bash at Titan Field. The Titans (6-5) are ranked fourth and seventh, respectively, in the national polls. USC (9-3), which defeated Fullerton, 7-6, this season, is ranked seventh and 11th, and Georgia Tech (8-4) is 10th and sixth. Mississippi State (9-0) is 23rd in one of the polls. Fullerton moved above .
October 1, 1994 |
Justin Starkey scored two touchdowns to lead Western's 31-20 victory over Downey Warren Friday night. A 51-yard run by Starkey on the opening drive set up Western's first score. David Bell caught a three-yard touchdown pass from Dean Chambers two plays later to give the Pioneers a 7-0 lead. Western scored again on its next drive when Chambers, who completed his first six passes, found Starkey on a 13-yard screen pass. Penalties both hurt and aided Warren on a drive late in the second quarter.