2012 UCSB Men's Volleyball

August 3, 2012
Rogers, Dalhausser Knocked Out in London's Round of 16
When you're the best in a sport, people are always looking for the next you. Who's the next Michael Jordan? Who's the next Michael Phelps? Who's the next Usain Bolt? For much of the past five years, Todd Rogers andPhil Dalhausser have been the best men in the world of beach volleyball. Naturally, people then wanted to know who would fill their spot once they leave. We may have found out Friday night at Horse Guards Parade in London.

July 19, 2012
Davis Helps Team USA to Pan American Cup Gold
UCSB's Dylan Davis, who will be a senior in 2013, started and played a key role for the U.S. Men's National Team as it won the gold medal at the Pan American Volleyball Cup Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, last week.

July 11, 2012
Pair of Gauchos Compete in International Competitions
Dylan Davis, who will be a senior for the UCSB men’s volleyball team in 2013, is one of two collegiate players selected to play for the United States team at the Pan Am Cup in the Dominican Republic.

May 30, 2012
Quartet of Gauchos Earn MPSF All-Academic Recognition
Four UC Santa Barbara men’s volleyball players have been named to the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation All-Academic Team, the conference announced Wednesday.

April 14, 2012
UCSB Squanders Two Game Lead to Finish Season
Freshman outside hitter Kevin Donohue registers a career-high 22 kills in the loss

April 13, 2012
Stanford Sweep Ends UCSB's Playoff Aspirations
Gauchos officially eliminated from MPSF Tournament contention with one match left in the season

April 7, 2012
Gauchos Win Second Straight Against Hawai'i
Outstanding performances from Evans and Davis keep UCSB's slim playoff chances alive

April 6, 2012
Gauchos Snap Losing Skid in Convincing Win vs. Hawai'i
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – UC Santa Barbara made very quick work of Hawai'i on Friday night, likely taking out some of its frustrations from a month-long slump on the Warriors.

March 31, 2012
Gauchos Swept by UC San Diego

March 30, 2012
Gauchos Bested by Top-Ranked UC Irvine
UCSB's losing streak extended to a season-high seven matches.

March 16, 2012
Gauchos Struggles Continue Against USC
Freshman opposite Matt Marsh able to pick up 11 kills in just two games of action.

March 16, 2012
Video: Men's Volleyball: 3/16: UCSB falls to USC, 3-0

March 14, 2012
No. 14 Gauchos Finish Up Tough Homestand

March 14, 2012
Gauchos Swept by Pepperdine
UCSB fights back in the third set, but are unable to stop Pepperdine's Torres.

March 9, 2012
Men's Volleyball: 3/9 No. 12 UCSB Outmatched by UCSD In Four Sets

March 9, 2012
UCSB Upset by UC San Diego
Kevin Donohue able to record match-high 15 kills in loss.

March 7, 2012
Gauchos Topped by No. 2 UC Irvine
Matt Marsh's seven kills are the highlight for UCSB in a three-set loss

March 2, 2012
UCSB Outlasted by Long Beach State in Five-Set Duel
49ers deal Gauchos their second consecutive heartbreaking loss.

February 29, 2012
No. 11 Gauchos Look to Enter Playoff Picture at Season's Midway Point

February 29, 2012
Monster Night from Davis Not Enough to Overcome Matadors
Loss snaps a five match winning streak against Cal State Northridge.

February 25, 2012
Gauchos Overcome Two-Game Deficit to Upset BYU
Austin Kingi's 18 kills highlight an impressive UCSB comeback

February 24, 2012
Gauchos Lose Battle Against BYU
UCSB unable to overcome strong blocking from BYU, who recorded 19.5 team blocks

February 23, 2012
Gauchos Head to Utah for Two Against BYU

February 18, 2012
No. 15 UCSB Loses 3-1 Decision at No. 10 Long Beach State
The 15th-ranked UC Santa Barbara men’s volleyball team was able to steal a set from 10th-ranked Long Beach State, but in the end, the visiting Gauchos went down to defeat in four sets, 25-20, 28-30, 25-15, 25-20.

February 15, 2012
UCSB Battles Cal State Northridge and Long Beach State

February 15, 2012
UCSB, Evans Overpower Cal State Northridge
Evans, Donohue, and Staahl team up to down the Matadors in three closely contested games

February 11, 2012
Video: 2/10: Men's Volleyball: No. 14 UCSB Takes on No. 1 UCLA

February 10, 2012
Gauchos Bested by Top-Ranked UCLA
Miles Evans' 19 kills gave the Gauchos a chance, but the No. 1 Bruins proved to be too much to handle.

February 8, 2012
No. 14 UCSB Returns Home to Play Host to UCLA

February 3, 2012
Gauchos Snap Losing Streak, Claim First Conference Win
Big nights from Davis, Hartig, and Evans Propel UCSB to victory.

February 1, 2012
Gauchos Skid Extends to Four Matches
Miles Evans' 10 kills unable to lead UCSB past the Trojans

January 31, 2012
No. 15 Gauchos Face Off Against Trojans, Waves

January 27, 2012
UCSB Swept by Bruins
The Gauchos remain winless in conference play through their first three matches.

January 25, 2012
No. UCSB 15 Heads to L.A. for an MPSF Showdown

January 21, 2012
UCSB Topped by Stanford
Gauchos fall despite career nights from Miles Evans and Evan Licht.

January 20, 2012
Gauchos Dispatched in Four Sets by Pacific
Junior outside hitter Miles Evans led all players with 16 kills in the loss.

January 18, 2012
#13 UCSB Opens Conference Play by Hosting Two Northern Rivals

January 11, 2012
UCSB Makes Quick Work of Cal Baptist
Evans' 12 kills propel the Gauchos to a straight-sets victory.

January 7, 2012
Gauchos Take Sixth Place in UCSB/asics Tournament

January 6, 2012
Gauchos Split Pair of Matches on Day One of UCSB/asics Invitational
Will play in the fifth-place match against BYU tomorrow, Jan. 7, at 1:30 p.m.

January 4, 2012
UCSB Debuts at No. 14, Falls to Manitoba in Five Sets
Preseason AVCA Poll ranks Gauchos as fourteenth best squad in the nation.

January 3, 2012
Gauchos Return to Action
UCSB begins season against University of Manitoba before hosting the UCSB/asics Invitational this weekend.

December 28, 2011
Volleyball Tickets Now On-Sale
Season and individual game tickets are now on-sale for the 2012 Gaucho Men’s Volleyball campaign. The defending MPSF Champions open their season January 4 before hosting the ASICS/UCSB Invite January 6-7 with several of the nation’s top teams in attendance.

October 24, 2011
Scott Slaughter Added to U.S. Men’s Pan American Games Volleyball Team
Joins another former Gaucho, Evan Patak, in representing the U.S. in the tournament, which is currently being held in Gaudalajara, Mexico.

August 18, 2011
Menzel's 12 Points Not Enough as U.S. Drops 3-1 Decision to Thailand

June 15, 2011
Menzel Takes His Talent to Pan Am Games
Former UC Santa Barbara star Jeff Menzel has traded in his blue and gold for the red, white and blue as the All-American is now a member of the Pan American Team, representing USA Volleyball.

June 15, 2011
Dylan Davis Selected to USA Volleyball Jr. National Team
USA Volleyball announced its 12-player U.S. Men's Junior National Team roster for the team that will compete at the 2011 FIVB Men's Junior (U-21) World Championship held Aug. 1-10 in Brazil and included on it is UC Santa Barbara middle blocker Dylan Davis.