Flemer goes eight in Cal victory over Tigers

Earlier this week, coach David Esquer said he would be keeping an eye on his hurler’s pitch count during the season’s opening weekend. The emphasis was on heralded left-hander Justin Jones, who came back from injury to start in the Cal baseball team’s 9-1 victory over Pacific on Friday. Esquer
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Cal’s striking pitching leads to 9-1 opening-day win

On Friday afternoon, the Cal baseball team dominated Pacific in a 9-1 win to start off the 2012 season. On a beautiful opening day in Berkeley, lefthander Justin Jones threw five innings to earn the win and the Bears’ bats woke up late to pound out 11 hits and take
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Cobbs ruffles Ducks’ feathers in thriller

Devoe Joseph was going to take the last shot, and all of Haas Pavilion knew it. In the last 30 seconds, the 6-foot-4 guard had drained two attempts from downtown, willing Oregon into a one-possession game. With his Ducks down three points, he waited at the top of the arc,
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Cal to face Bulldogs in ITA Indoors

Despite having not played for over a week, the Cal men’s tennis team is fully prepared to play in this weekend’s ITA National Men’s Team Indoor Championships. The last time the Bears played was in a 6-1 victory on Feb. 8 against Sacramento State. They had a game scheduled for
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Cal to battle Gaels in conference opener

With the help of their new coaching staff, the Bears hope to approach their first game of the season with a changed mentality from last year. This Sunday, the Cal lacrosse team will play its conference opener against St. Mary’s at 1 p.m. The match in Moraga, Calif., will be the
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Cal prepares for Spartan invasion

“Patience!” yells Cal assistant coach Matt Flesher at women’s water polo practice. While his words ring throughout Spieker Aquatics Center, Flesher calls over the team after yet another one of junior Breda Voster’s shots is denied. A brief lecture and then Flesher sends the players out again only to call
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Bears to finally be tested as they host World Cup

The Cal rugby team has cruised to a 9-0 record in 2012, outscoring its opponents 650-23 in matches that were pretty much decided before they even began. But the Bears are about to face one of their toughest tests of the last couple years, putting their 62-game winning streak on
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