UCSC’s Fall Sports Suffer Season-Ending Defeats

Women’s Volleyball By Olivia Dobbs After the Great South Athletic Conference win that advanced the women’s volleyball team to its first NCAA tournament in three years,...

Slugs Fall Short in First NCAA Appearance

The UC Santa Cruz women’s basketball team lost to the University of Texas-Tyler Patriots 83-64 in its first-ever NCAA tournament appearance. The Slugs, who...

Tough Weekend for Slug Sports

Women’s Basketball The women’s basketball team is no stranger to setting records. Going 18-7 this year, for the last three seasons the Slugs have continuously...

Slugs On Ice

Growing up in Canada, sophomore Nicki Thompson’s life always involved hockey — until she came to UC Santa Cruz. For the first year of her...

Deconstructing Measure 68

What is Measure 68? For the past four years, the Chancellor’s Office has temporarily provided $1 million in funding for NCAA athletics with the intention...

Mackey Breaks UCSC All-Time Rebound Record

Star forward Sarah Mackey solidified her place in Slugs basketball history last weekend when she recorded her 670th career rebound to become the all-time...

Killing It

Because UC Santa Cruz men’s volleyball has been so successful this season, the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) ranked it second in the country...

Cut From a Tougher Cloth

Broken legs, broken arms, dislocated fingers, strained tendons, muscles and facial fractures — these are all common injuries in rugby. Not everyone can withstand the...

Fresh Stadium, Fresh Season, Fresh Start

UCSC men’s basketball opened their season against Cal Lutheran at their new home venue, the Kaiser Permanente Arena, in downtown Santa Cruz.

From East Field to East Remote

This season, UC Santa Cruz men’s lacrosse has been hard at work perfecting its stick checks, face-offs and conditioning. Players have been pushed to...


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