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UCSB Swim Program Sends 16 to U S Olympic Trials

UCSB Well Represented at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Swimming

UCSB Well Represented at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Swimming

2 Gaucho Baseball Stars Invited to Trials for Collegiate National Team

Fresh off the first College World Series appearance in program history, shortstop Clay Fisher and left-handed pitcher Kyle Nelson of the UC Santa Barbara baseball team have been invited to trials for USA Baseball's prestigious College National Team, it was revealed late Friday. 

Montenegro Youth Water Polo Team Visits Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Hosts Star Water Polo Players from Montenegro

Fourteen of the finest young (15-18 years) water polo players in Montenegro are visiting Santa Barbara this week to train and compete with members of the Santa Barbara Water Polo Club and other select teams in the area.

Mirco Vicevic, a gold medalist with the Montenegro team in the 1988 Olympics, will represent the Montenegro youth team.  Montenegro fields one of the top teams in the world with consistently strong finishes in the Olympic games, World Championships, FINA World League and European Championships.  It is likely that a number of these young players visiting Santa Barbara will compete at that level in the future.

The Santa Barbara Premier Water Polo Club and the Santa Barbara-Kotor Sister City Committee are hosting the visit.  The Santa Barbara - Kotor Sister City Committee has sent youth water polo teams to Montenegro in 2012 and 2014 and this will be the first time a team from Montenegro will come to Santa Barbara.

The Santa Barbara Premier Water Polo Club is represented by Ian Wood and coached by Ryan McMillen, assistant coach of the UCSB Water Polo Team.  Both men have been instrumental in forging this relationship between the water polo associations in Santa Barbara and Montenegro.

Gauchos Back Home

UCSB Baseball Returns Home After Incredible Postseason Journey

The Gauchos were on the road for more than three weeks and they wish the trip could have lasted one more week.

Gauchos Postgame

Gauchos Amazing Playoff Ride is Over After Arizona Wins 3-0 in Elimination Game

UCSB could not win their second straight elimination game.

Gowdy Signs with Phillies

Gowdy Receives 3.5 Million Dollar Signing Bonus with Phillies

Kevin Gowdy has agreed on a contract with the Philadelphia Phillies after receiving a 3.5 million dollar signing bonus.

UCSB Looks To Avoid Elimination Against Arizona At CWS

The Gauchos will look to avoid elimination once again. No. 8 UC Santa Barbara (43-19-1) is set to face Arizona (45-22) on Wednesday at 4:00 PM at the College World Series. The game will be broadcasted live on ESPN.

From Selection Show to Omaha, It's Been a Magical Ride for UCSB Baseball

The Gauchos are 5-0 in playoffs heading into the College World Series.

Stewart-Haas Racing Depends on Oxnard Company

Stewart-Haas Racing's Success Runs Through Oxnard

When Stewart-Haas Racing celebrates a victory, so too does Haas Automation in Oxnard.

National Sports Headlines

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Kris Bryant 3rd HR of game

Cubs' Bryant has giant night with three HRs, two doubles

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Glen Taylor receives WNBA trophy

Report: Timberwolves, Lynx owner to sell shares to China's Jiang

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Iceland defeats England

Euro 2016: Iceland shocks England in historic upset to reach quarterfinals

Iceland pulled off one of the most astonishing results in the history of European…

Kevin Durant

Durant adds meetings with Celtics, Heat, Clippers

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NFL Headlines

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Steelers' Harrison demands Goodell come to his house for PED interview

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NFL notebook: Manziel's father calls son 'druggie'

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Former Detroit Lions cornerback Stanley Wilson was shot and hospitalized and…

Jake Peavy, 2014 NLDS

Jake Peavy and Mark Sanchez ripped off in $33 million scheme

Jake Peavy and Mark Sanchez are just two of the pro athletes robbed in a $33 million…

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Manziel reports Dallas hit-and-run car accident

Johnny Manziel reported a hit-and-run car accident to police but the former…


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