UCSB Earns Scholar All American Status from CSCAASANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The UC Santa Barbara women’s swimming and diving team has earned Scholar All American honors from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America. This is the second consecutive year in which Santa Barbara has garnered the accolade.
Ward looks far beyond All-AmericanAndrea Ward won't be dreaming about Brazil and the 2016 Olympics when she plunges into the NCAA Swimming Championships in Minneapolis on Friday.
Men and Women Swimming Break Into Top 50 RankingsFor the first time in many years, both the men's and women's swim teams are ranked in the top 50 across the nation in Division 1. They each come in at the 45th spot according to the Endless Pools/CollegeSwimming.com rankings.
Gauchos Head on Road to Davis and StocktonThe UCSB women's swimming and diving teams will be competing on Friday at UC Davis. Following the dual meet, the women will head to Stockton to compete against University of the Pacific.
Gauchos Complete Day One in Las VegasUCSB women's swimming team competed against ten other schools in a two session day in Las Vegas. Junior Heren Alanis highlighted the action finishing with a school record in the 500 yard freestyle.
UCSB Hosts UC San Diego in Clash on SaturdayUCSB hosts UC San Diego in a dual meet on Saturday, November 9 at the Campus Pool. Although the Tritons compete in Division-II, they are always solid competition for the Gauchos.
UCSB Takes 2/3 in Quad Meet at UCLAThe UCSB women's swimming team took home two victories in a quad meet at UCLA, against FGCU and OSU while falling to the host UCLA. Final scores were: (UCSB 179, OSU 77), (UCSB 152.5, FGCU 144.5), and (UCLA 198, UCSB 99).
Ward Named MPSF/Turbo Female Athlete of the WeekSenior Andrea Ward was named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation/Turbo Female Athlete of the Week after winning three individual events and three more relays as UC Santa Barbara swept a pair of victories in last weekend's tri-meet against Cal Poly and Hawaii.
UCSB Sweeps Cal Poly, Hawaii in Tri-MeetThe UCSB Men's and Women's Swimming team competed in an early season test at a 2-day tri-meet in San Luis Obispo, California. The UCSB Women defeated Hawaii, 208-161 and Cal Poly, 255-113. The Men split there team scores, defeating Cal Poly 247.5-119.5, and falling to Hawaii, 185-181.