Santa Barbara Athletics News

May 2, 2016
Seif Earns Third Career All-America Honor, Joins Elite Company
Becomes just third Gaucho ever to earn All-America status three times.

May 1, 2016
Women's Water Polo Captures History with First Ever Big West Championship
Gauchos down Hawai'i 11-5 to clinch Big West crown.

May 1, 2016
No. 16 Gauchos Walk Off on Hawaii, Complete Sweep
UCSB wins sixteenth straight home game

May 1, 2016
Gauchos Sweep Cal Poly at Annual Track and Field Dual
The UCSB Men's and Women's Track and Field Teams both defeated Cal Poly SLO in an epic Blue/Green Rivalry dual meet in San Luis Obispo.

April 30, 2016
Gauchos Battle to Doubleheader Split in Final Home Games of 2016
UC Santa Barbara exploded for eight runs over a two inning span to win game one of a Saturday doubleheader over Hawaii, 9-5, but the Rainbow Wahine rebounded to split the twinbill with a 4-1 victory in the second game.

April 30, 2016
Gauchos Top Hawaii, Win Program Record 15th Straight at Home
Grover goes yard in eighth to help Gauchos set new program record.

April 30, 2016
Murphy's Golden Goal Sends No. 9 UCSB to Championship Game
Murphy delivers a hat trick to lead UCSB's 7-6 upset of UC Irvine.

April 30, 2016
No. 1 Gauchos Take Second Straight Big West Tournament Title; Tame No. 2 Mustangs 4-1
The top seeded UCSB Men’s Tennis team won its second straight Big West Tournament title this weekend after downing the second seed, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, by a score of 4-1.

April 30, 2016
Gauchos Achieve First Big West Tournament Championship in 20 Years, Defeat Hawaii 4-0
SANTA BARBARA, Calif.- The UC Santa Barbara Gauchos (18-7) defeated the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors (13-10) by a score of 4-0 on Saturday morning to capture the 2016 Big West Conference Championship.

April 29, 2016
Palomares's RBI Doubles Power UCSB to 9-3 Win Over Hawai'i
Gauchos highest scoring total in Big West play leads to 9-3 win.

April 29, 2016
Bush Drives in Five, Bieber Cruises as UCSB Hammers Hawaii 14-2
Gauchos finish two runs shy of season-high

April 29, 2016
Murphy's Hat Trick Leads No. 9 Gauchos Past CSUN in Big West Tournament 1st Round, 8-4
Samantha Murphy recorded a hat trick and third-seeded UC Santa Barbara limited sixth-seeded Cal State Northridge to one goal in the second half en route to an 8-4 win in a quarterfinal match at the Big West Conference Tournament on Friday at Campus Pool.

April 28, 2016
Gauchos Look to Hit Their Stride in Cal Poly Dual
Shifting back to team competition after back to back weekends of relay and open event action, the UCSB track and field programs will return to team scoring with the annual Cal Poly Dual this Saturday hosted by Cal Poly in SLO. Last season the Gauchos split with the Mustangs, with the UCSB men taking the win and UCSB women falling short in the last events.

April 29, 2016
Gauchos Defeat Matadors 4-1 in Semifinal, Will Face Hawaii in Finals
INDIAN WELLS, Calif.- The UC Santa Barbara Gauchos (17-7) defeated the Cal State Northridge Titans (10-13) 4-1 in the semifinals of the Big West Conference Tennis Championship on Friday morning.

April 28, 2016
No. 1 Gauchos Reach Big West Tournament Final; Sweep No. 4 UCI 4-0
Thursday afternoon the top seeded UC Santa Barbara Men’s Tennis team punched its ticket to the final round of the Big West Conference Tournament with a 4-0 win over fourth seeded UC Irvine.

April 28, 2016
No. 2 UCSB Sweeps Past No. 7 UC Davis in Big West Quarterfinal, 4-0
Second-seeded UC Santa Barbara opened its quest for the 2016 Big West Tournament title with a relatively easy 4-0 sweep over No. 7 UC Davis on Wednesday at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Thursday.

April 27, 2016
No. 16 UCSB Set to Host Hawaii for Three
Gauchos looking to take series from Rainbow Warriors at Caesar Uyesaka for the first time ever.

April 27, 2016
No. 9 UCSB to Host Big West Tournament, Will Open Weekend with CSUN
Third seeded UCSB will open conference tournament with CSUN.

April 27, 2016
Top Seeded Gauchos Look for Second Straight Big West Tournament Title
After sweeping the Big West Conference slate in the regular season, the No. 46 UCSB Men’s Tennis team heads to Indian Wells, CA to compete in the annual Big West Conference Tournament.

April 26, 2016
No. 16 UCSB Outlasts St. Mary's, Emerges Victorious in 11 Innings
Gauchos snap three-game losing streak, improve to 26-10-1 on the year.

April 26, 2016
UCSB to Finish Home Schedule with Hawai’i, Will Host Senior Day on Saturday
UCSB will look to win a series against Hawai'i in back-to-back seasons.

April 25, 2016
No. 47 Gauchos Add to Their 2016 Recruitment Class
The No. 47 UCSB Men’s Tennis team added to its 2016 recruiting class this past week receiving a National Letter of Intent from Southern California resident, Daunte Harris.

April 24, 2016
No. 9 Gauchos Edged 4-3 by Cal Poly in Series Finale
UCSB suffers first sweep of season.

April 24, 2016
UCSB Drops Rubber Match to Long Beach State 9-0
Gauchos held to two hits in loss to 49ers.

April 23, 2016
No. 47 Gauchos Take Big West Regular Season Title; Defeat No. 63 Cal Poly 5-2
Saturday afternoon the No. 47 UCSB Men’s Tennis team clinched the Big West regular season title for the first time since 2008 with a 5-2 win over rival No. 63 Cal Poly.