Slug Rugby Rounds Out Preseason

UCSC men’s rugby suffered a tough loss to an outstanding St. Mary’s team on Saturday in the last game of the preseason. The Slugs kick off their regular season this Saturday at home against Stanford Battle tested and ready to play.

Achieving Their Goals

Screams of “let’s go” echoed through the raindrops onto the field as the first half kicked off between the visiting William Jessup Warriors and...

Meeting Held to Gather Student Opinion on NCAA athletics

The Faculty Senate Special Committee on Athletics (FSSCA) held a town hall meeting to share its research on the importance of athletics at UC...

Wheels of Fury

Although UC Santa Cruz isn’t recognized as an athletic powerhouse, UCSC’s cycling club is quickly turning heads. The team has been on an absolute...

Men’s Volleyball to Fundraise at Sawasdee by the Sea

For the last two seasons, the men’s volleyball team was one of the few UC Santa Cruz National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) teams to advance past multiple rounds of the NCAA tournament. While the Slugs may be celebrating success, their budget is not.

D-League Showcase Begins With a Bounce

More than 1,000 people chanted, “Let’s go Warriors, let’s go!” on Pacific Avenue on Jan. 14 for Santa Cruz’s first Dribble Parade, which kicked...

Slugs Almost Sweep on Senior Day

Chris Goetz and Eli Scandalis couldn’t afford to get too caught up in the Senior Day celebration, as they knew they were only minutes...

Learning to Heal

Jeffrey Sun came to college certain he wanted to help professional athletes as a sports medicine physician. However, with limited internships and no medical...

Men’s Tennis Update

Five days before the UC Santa Cruz men’s tennis team’s first match on Jan. 17, assistant coach Aaron Elbert became the interim head coach...

SUGB, SUA Oppose OPERS’ Funding Plan

Members of the Student Union Governance Board (SUGB) have mobilized in response to the Office of Physical Education, Recreation and Sports’ (OPERS) plan to...


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