• May Rounds Out Gaucho Olympic Trials Performances
    July 02, 2012
    May Rounds Out Gaucho Olympic Trials Performances Anne Marie May, an All-American and 2010 UCSB graduate, was the final UCSB swimmer to hit the pool at the 2012 Olympic Trials in Omaha.
  • Lezak, Freeman Advance at U.S. Olympic Trials
    June 29, 2012
    Lezak, Freeman Advance at U.S. Olympic Trials UCSB graduates Jason Lezak and Katy Freeman have kept their 2012 Olympic hopes alive by advancing in their respective events as the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha.
  • Olympic Trials Action Continues for the Gauchos
    June 27, 2012
    Olympic Trials Action Continues for the Gauchos Former Gaucho Katy Freeman competed in her second U.S. Olympic Trials semifinal and first this year on Tuesday night and Bob Hwang made his 2012 trials appearance as action continued in Omaha.
  • Freeman Qualifies for 100 Breaststroke Semifinal
    June 26, 2012
    Freeman Qualifies for 100 Breaststroke Semifinal UCSB graduate Katy Freeman advanced to the 100-meter breaststroke semifinals at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials after finishing 15th overall in Tuesday morning's preliminaries
  • Gaucho Swimmers Complete First Day of Olympic Trials Action
    June 25, 2012
    Gaucho Swimmers Complete First Day of Olympic Trials Action Four UCSB swimmers opened action at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials on Monday in Omaha, Nebraska. A total of 17 current and former Gauchos are competing in the trials that run through July 2.
  • Gauchos ready for Omaha action
    June 25, 2012
    Gauchos ready for Omaha action By Mike Takeuchi, Santa Barbara News-Press Correspondent
  • Gauchos Head to Olympic Trials
    June 21, 2012
    Gauchos Head to Olympic Trials On June 25 the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials will begin in Omaha, Nebraska, and UCSB will make its presence felt. 16 Gauchos will compete in the trials, which end on July 1, as they try to bring a little Santa Barbara sunshine to London for the 2012 Olympics.
  • Gauchos Receive Mid-Major All-American Honors
    April 25, 2012
    Gauchos Receive Mid-Major All-American Honors UC Santa Barbara swimmers Andrea Ward and Sophia Yamauchi have earned Mid-Major All-American status, it was announced today by CollegeSwimming.com.
  • Seven UCSB Swimmers Earn MPSF All-Academic Honors
    April 05, 2012
    Seven UCSB Swimmers Earn MPSF All-Academic Honors Seven UC Santa Barbara women swimmers garnered Mountain Pacific Sports Federation All-Academic Scholar-Athlete honors it was announced Thursday morning by the conference.
  • Ward and Yamauchi Wrap-Up Action at NCAA Championships
    March 17, 2012
    Ward and Yamauchi Wrap-Up Action at NCAA Championships Sophomore swimmers Andrea Ward and Sophia Yamauchi completed their event programs on Saturday at the 2012 NCAA Division I Women's Swimming and Diving Championships.
  • Ward Tackles the 100 Fly, Yamauchi Takes-On the 100 Breaststroke at NCAA Championships
    March 16, 2012
    Ward Tackles the 100 Fly, Yamauchi Takes-On the 100 Breaststroke at NCAA Championships One day after teammate Sophia Yamauchi made her NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving Championships debut, Andrea Ward tackled her first event. Ward competed in the 100 butterfly, while Yamauchi swam in the 100 breaststroke during Friday’s preliminaries.
  • Yamauchi Opens NCAA Championships with the 200 IM
    March 15, 2012
    Yamauchi Opens NCAA Championships with the 200 IM ophomore swimmer Sophia Yamauchi opened competition at the NCAA Division I Women’s Swimming and Diving Championship on Thursday at Auburn’s James E. Martin Aquatics Center.
  • Ward and Yamauchi Head to NCAA Championships
    March 14, 2012
    Ward and Yamauchi Head to NCAA Championships Sophomores Andrea Ward and Sophia Yamauchi will be representing UC Santa Barbara at the 2012 NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships, which are being held Thursday through Saturday at Auburn’s James E. Martin Aquatics Center.
  • Ward and Yamauchi Invited to NCAA Swimming Championships
    March 06, 2012
    Ward and Yamauchi Invited to NCAA Swimming Championships The NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Committee has announced the participants in the 2012 NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving Championships including UCSB swimmers Andrea Ward and Sophia Yamauchi.
  • Gauchos Sweep Major MPSF Swimming Honors
    February 21, 2012
    Gauchos Sweep Major MPSF Swimming Honors Coming off of its outstanding performance at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships this past weekend, the UCSB women’s swim team has been heavily honored by the conference, which announced its year-end awards today.
  • UCSB Takes Second Place at MPSF Championships
    February 18, 2012
    UCSB Takes Second Place at MPSF Championships The UC Santa Barbara swimming and diving team finished second at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships, which concluded on Saturday night at East Los Angeles College.
  • UCSB Captures Three Event Titles, Sets Two More Records at MPSF Championships
    February 17, 2012
    UCSB Captures Three Event Titles, Sets Two More Records at MPSF Championships UC Santa Barbara had another fantastic day at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships as the Gauchos captured three more event titles and set two more school and meet records. With one more day of action to go, UCSB is still very much in the hunt for their first MPSF team title.
  • UCSB Wins Three Events, Remains in Driver’s Seat After Day Two of MPSF Championships
    February 16, 2012
    UCSB Wins Three Events, Remains in Driver’s Seat After Day Two of MPSF Championships The UCSB women’s swimming and diving team won three of Thursday’s five events at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships at East Los Angeles College and set its second school record. After two days of competition, the Gauchos continue to sit in first place.
  • Gauchos Sweep First Two Events at MPSF Championships, Set New Record
    February 15, 2012
    Gauchos Sweep First Two Events at MPSF Championships, Set New Record The UCSB women’s swimming team opened the 2012 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships with a bang on Wednesday night, sweeping the evening’s two events: the 200 medley relay and the 800 freestyle relay.
  • Gauchos Swimming and Diving Head to MPSF Championships
    February 14, 2012
    Gauchos Swimming and Diving Head to MPSF Championships UCSB’s women swimmers will head south for the second Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship this Wednesday through Saturday.
  • Sophia Yamauchi Named MPSF Athlete of the Week
    February 08, 2012
    Sophia Yamauchi Named MPSF Athlete of the Week Sophomore Sophia Yamauchi was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Athlete of the Week it was announced by the conference on Wednesday morning.
  • Gaucho Men Secure First Undefeated Season, Women Avenge Loss to Mustangs
    February 04, 2012
    Gaucho Men Secure First Undefeated Season, Women Avenge Loss to Mustangs On yet another beautiful Saturday at Campus Pool, the UC Santa Barbara swimming and diving teams closed out their 2011-12 dual meet schedule with a pair of wins over visiting Cal Poly.
  • Allie Knight Garners MPSF Athlete of the Week Honors
    February 01, 2012
    Allie Knight Garners MPSF Athlete of the Week Honors Sophomore swimmer Allie Knight has earned Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Athlete of the Week honors after a standout week in the pool for UCSB.
  • UCSB Completes Northern California Road Swing with Win Over UC Davis
    January 28, 2012
    UCSB Completes Northern California Road Swing with Win Over UC Davis The UCSB women’s swimming and diving team captured its second dual win in as many days on Saturday as the Gauchos defeated UC Davis, 159-141, at the Aggies’ Schaal Aquatics Center.
  • Gauchos Tackle Tigers, Sweep Dual at Pacific
    January 27, 2012
    Gauchos Tackle Tigers, Sweep Dual at Pacific The UCSB swim teams collected a pair of dual meet wins on Friday afternoon at Pacific. The women captured a 153-109 win while the men defeated the Tigers, 158-100.
  • Gauchos Cruise to Pair of Victories Over Visiting Rebels
    January 21, 2012
    Gauchos Cruise to Pair of Victories Over Visiting Rebels The UCSB swimming and diving teams defeated UNLV on Saturday in a dual at Campus Pool. The Gaucho women took down the visiting Rebels, 166-134, while the men posted a 134-122 victory.
  • Swimming Signs Six to National Letters of Intent
    January 18, 2012
    Swimming Signs Six to National Letters of Intent Six student-athletes have committed to join the UC Santa Barbara swim teams for the 2012-13 season by signing National Letters of Intent it was announced by head coach Gregg Wilson.
  • Andrea Ward Named MPSF Athlete of the Week
    December 07, 2011
    Andrea Ward Named MPSF Athlete of the Week Sophomore swimmer Andrea Ward was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Athlete of the Week after an outstanding weekend at the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational, which saw her break three UCSB school records.
  • Andrea Ward Posts Third School Record in Three Days
    December 03, 2011
    Andrea Ward Posts Third School Record in Three Days Don’t mess with Texas? More like ‘don’t mess with Andrea Ward.’ The sophomore swimmer posted her third school record in as many days as the Gauchos closed out action at the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational on Saturday.
  • Ward and Thompson Set School Records on Day Two of Texas Invite
    December 02, 2011
    Ward and Thompson Set School Records on Day Two of Texas Invite Both the UCSB women's and men's 200 freestyle records fell on Friday, the second day of the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational. Andrea Ward set her second school record of the weekend and Garrett Thompson captured his first Gaucho record.
  • Ward Sets New 100 Fly Record
    December 01, 2011
    Ward Sets New 100 Fly Record Andrea Ward set a new UC Santa Barbara record in the 100 butterfly to highlight Thursday action at the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational in Austin, Texas.
  • Andrea Ward Named MPSF Athlete of the Week
    November 23, 2011
    Andrea Ward Named MPSF Athlete of the Week Sophomore Andrea Ward earned Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Athlete of the Week honors after an outstanding showing at last weekend’s Arena Invitational in Long Beach, Calif.
  • Several NCAA ‘B’ Cuts Posted on Day Two of Arena Invitational
    November 19, 2011
    Several NCAA ‘B’ Cuts Posted on Day Two of Arena Invitational The UC Santa Barbara swim teams had several fast swims on Friday evening, which marked the second day of competition at the 2011 Arena Invitational, which is being held at Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool through Saturday.
  • Men Finish Second, Women Take Seventh at Arena Invitational
    November 19, 2011
    Men Finish Second, Women Take Seventh at Arena Invitational The UC Santa Barbara swim teams completed action at the 2011 Arena Invitational, which was being held at the Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool, on Saturday evening. The Gaucho men had an impressive showing, taking second overall, while the women placed seventh.
  • UCSB Completes First Day of Arena Invitational
    November 18, 2011
    UCSB Completes First Day of Arena Invitational Chris Peterson’s victory in the 50 freestyle highlighted day one action for UCSB at the Arena Invitational, which is being held at Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool through Saturday.
  • Yamauchi Earns MPSF Athlete of the Week Honors
    November 09, 2011
    Yamauchi Earns MPSF Athlete of the Week Honors For the second time in three weeks, sophomore swimmer Sophia Yamauchi was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation’s Female Athlete of the Week it was announced today by the conference.
  • UCSB Men Top Mustangs, Women Come Up Short
    November 05, 2011
    UCSB Men Top Mustangs, Women Come Up Short The UCSB swim and dive teams traveled up Highway 101 to Cal Poly on Saturday to compete in their second dual meet in as many days. The men’s team remained undefeated as it posted its third dual win of the season, 167-121. The women fell to the Mustangs, 177.5-117.5.
  • UCSB Men Defeat Denver, Women Edged Out
    October 28, 2011
    UCSB Men Defeat Denver, Women Edged Out During yet another beautiful afternoon at Campus Pool, the UC Santa Barbara men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams split a dual meet with visiting Denver on Friday. The Gaucho men cruised to a 168-132 victory while the women were narrowly beaten, 151-149.
  • UCSB Hosts Denver on Friday
    October 27, 2011
    UCSB Hosts Denver on Friday The UC Santa Barbara swimming and diving teams will continue their three week home stand on Friday as they host Denver in a dual meet. The diving events will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the swimming will get underway at noon at Campus Pool.
  • Yamauchi Named MPSF Swimmer of the Week
    October 26, 2011
    Yamauchi Named MPSF Swimmer of the Week Sophomore Sophia Yamauchi has been named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Female Athlete of the Week after posting three individual wins in last Saturday’s double dual meet against UCLA and Oregon State.
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