Q&A: Carey, Anderson Prepare for World ChampionshipsTo say 2013 was a breakout year for Jennifer Carey would be an understatement. She leaves UCSB as the most accomplished female sprinter in school history and holds the 200m, 400m, 4 x 100m and 4 x 400m school records. She was the 2013 Big West Champion in the 400m and took runner up in the women’s 200m after running an electric 23.69.
Carey Advances at NCAA West RegionalsAUSTIN, Texas – Jenn Carey's season will continue as she finished third in her heat with a time of 52.72 in the 400 meter dash in the NCAA West Regionals at the University of Texas, Austin.
Gauchos Will be Well Represented at NCAA West RegionalThe UC Santa Barbara men’s and women’s track and field teams will be well-represented at the NCAA West Regional in Austin, Texas on May 23-25 as they will send 12 athletes who will compete in 14 events and two relay teams.
UCSB is Second at Big West ChampionshipsThe Long Beach State men and UC Davis women captured the 2013 Big West Track and Field titles on the final day of competition at Cal State Northridge's Matador Track and Field Complex.
Gauchos Travel to Big West Championship Meet This WeekendAfter a successful weekend at the Big West Multi event last weekend the UC Santa Barbara men's and women's track and field teams will continue to compete in the Big West Championship meet on Friday and Saturday, May 10-11, at Cal State Northridge.
Usgaard Finishes 4th in First Big West Heptathlon CompetitionDerek Masterson of UC Santa Barbara won the decathlon and two of his teammates finished among the top-six at the Big West Conference Multi-Event competition and the first leg of the 2013 Big West Track and Field Championships at Cal State Northridge on Saturday. Tori Usgaard finished fourth in her first Big West Championship meet.
Usgaard Competes at Sam Adams Multi-Events MeetUC Santa Barbaraâs Mike Powers recorded a score of 6,806 in the decathlon to finish third at the Sam Adams Multi-Events Meet held on Friday and Saturday at Westmont College. Powers was the highest collegiate finisher at the meet.
UCSB Shines at Cal/Nevada ChampionshipsMitchell Haag won the high jump with a leap of 7’02.50” and was named the Field Athlete of the Meet, helping the UC Santa Barbara men’s team to a third-place finish at the Cal/Nevada Championships at UC San Diego on Saturday. The Gaucho women’s team finished fourth.
UCSB Sweeps Past UC Riverside in Dual Track MeetsThe UC Santa Barbara men’s and women’s track & field teams swept past UC Riverside in a pair of dual meets on Saturday afternoon in the Inland Empire. The Gaucho men rolled to a 112-62 victory while the women’s squad posted a 95-84 victory.
Gauchos Cruise to Victory at UC InvitationalThe UCSB men’s and women’s track and field teams both took 1st place last weekend, defeating UC Irvine, UC Riverside and UC San Diego at the UC Invitational in Irvine. The women finished with a final score of 220, and the men finished with a score of 228.
Kujore Represents Gauchos in WashingtonThe Gauchos traveled north to one of the top indoor meets of the year, The UW Invitational. The meet was held January 25-26 at the University of Washington at the Dempsey Indoor Stadium. Hundreds of collegiate athletes from around the United States attended, including our own, Irene Kujore.
Save the Date: Annual Gaucho Track & Field Round-Up Slated for Feb. 16The annual Gaucho Track & Field Round-Up to help support the UC Santa Barbara men's and women's track & field programs is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 16 following the program's meet against Westmont College and Pepperdine which is scheduled to take place on the Westmont track in Montecito.