2012’s graduating class left room for new talent to prove themselves behind the plate. If anything can be taken away from the men’s baseball’s 2012 season, it’s that failure is necessary for success. The ’Eaters finished last season with a 31-25 record, marking their ninth consecutive season of 30 games or more wins; however, the [...]
The ‘Eaters boast one of the most formidable and threatening pitching teams in the nation. Andrew Thurman knows what he wants as a junior — it’s Omaha or bust. Despite all of the notoriety, a no-hitter and chatter circulating of Thurman being an elite pitcher likely to forego his senior season next year for the [...]
The ’Eaters struggled against Cal State Northridge before beating Hawaii. Cal State Northridge defeated the Anteaters 68-52 at the Bren Center Thursday night. The Anteaters now have an overall record of 5-17 and 1-9 in the Big West Conference. UC Irvine freshman forward Mokun Fajemisin recorded her first double-double with a career-high 11 points and [...]
With the opening series just days away, the ’Eaters gear up for many victories this season. Even in Irvine during the winter, a beautiful day for baseball comes few and far between. On this particular day, it’s dark and overcast with no rain, just the threatening skies, as if the clouds hold us hostage to [...]
He’s a full-time student, a full-time athlete (of the basketball variety) and a full-time inspiration — he’s Adam Folker. Taking social media by storm, UCI men’s basketball all-star Adam Folker’s “#FOLKERSYSTEM” has undoubtedly made quite a splash, helping athletes and inspiring people in its wake. What started as a lighthearted Twitter hashtag has evolved into [...]
Senior Kevin Tillie made the move from France to the States to pursue his love for volleyball. UC Irvine’s very own Frenchman volleyball superstar Kevin Tillie has had an extraordinary journey to success. From the French Riviera to Southern California, Tillie’s story is très magnifique. Often referred to as “Air France,” no. 7 Kevin Tillie [...]
The ’Eaters need to surpass Hawaii, Pacific, and no. 1 Long Beach State to finish on top and to take the Big West Conference. After having a great run in last year’s Big West Conference tournament, losing to Long Beach State in the semifinals in a close game, there was only one thing in everyone’s [...]
The UC Irvine men’s volleyball team had a spectacular season last year. In case you didn’t already know, they completed the season with an overall record of 26-5, a conference record of 17-5, a winning streak of 10 games in a row and, most importantly, they won the NCAA Championship last year and thus secured [...]
MINOR LEAGUE: Former UCI starting shortstop prepares for his second season in the minor leagues.
BASEBALL: In light of the recent alumni weekend, former ’Eater Daniel Bibona shares his UCI glory days.