SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Save The Date!
UC Santa Barbara Athletics presents The 2nd Annual SB Awards show Wednesday, May 20th beginning at 5:30 from the IV Theatre. This year's event promises to be a first-class affair with red carpet photos, complimentary appetizers and refreshments and video presentations recognizing the great accomplishments of our student-athletes.
Awards will be given in the following categories: men's & women's athlete of the year, men's & women's performance of the year, men's & women's coach of the year, men's & women's newcomer of the year, men's & women's team of the year and the academic team award.
Fans can purchase tickets to this event online through Ticket Return or by calling (805) 893-UCSB.
The SB Awards are creative, funny and give us the opportunity to honor the amazing young men and women who pour their hearts into this great university while striving to win championships.
Student-athletes can check with their head coach or SAAB (Student-Athlete Advisory Board) for more information.
Earlier this year UCSB Athletics unveiled the BE Great initiative. BE Great is dedicated to maximizing leadership ability, strong on-campus interaction, and general welfare for all 450 student-athletes and Intercollegiate Athletics staff at UC Santa Barbara. BE Great also focuses on personal and career development, diversity, and social awareness, along with ensuring academic success. UCSB has a 92% student-athlete graduation rate.