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Cal men’s soccer beats No. 19 Washington

It was not a good weekend to be an athlete from Washington in Berkeley. On Friday night, Cal football pulled off one of the biggest upsets in its recent history when it took down Heisman-hopeful quarterback Luke Falk and then-No. 8 Washington State in a 37-3 rout. The next day, Cal women’s soccer beat the Cougars 2-0. And as the cherry on top, Cal men’s soccer would pull off its own upset on Sunday, beating No. 19 Washington 2-1 in a bit more suspenseful fashion than the others.
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Unification through sports

The beauty of sports lies not in them games themselves, but in the ability to bring thousands of people, regardless of race, creed or color, together, if for but a few mere hours in the grand scheme of this thing we call life. Sports allows its audience to escape a reality which has normalized the horrific, the grotesque, the terrifying, and enter a new one, one which solely revolves around two clans of warriors fighting for victory.
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Beating Expectations

But what should be made of this incredible showing? I know I have never witnessed Cal holding an opponent to less than seven points in my four seasons watching Cal as a student here ─ the best was one touchdown allowed in 2015 against San Diego State. So I, like everyone, am trying to decipher how much of Friday night’s result was a product of a poor Cougars’ performance, and how much was Cal’s own doing.
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Fantasy Football Recap Week 6

Normally this section is the highlight of writing this fantasy recap; unfortunately, this tweet is all I am able to relay about Rodgers this week. The beautiful stat lines that usually occupy this space will be missing for likely the remainder of the season. In other news, the Milwaukee Bucks play the Boston Celtics this Wednesday …
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Cal volleyball drops 2 matches to No. 17 USC, No. 16 UCLA

After Cal football’s major upset against a top-10 opponent, fans may have thought predictions have no meaning. Cal volleyball’s losses at No. 17 USC and No. 16 UCLA, though,  showed that rankings still carry validity. On Friday’s match against USC (14-4, 6-1), Cal (11-8, 2-6) fell to the Trojans in
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