Shredding Steamer Lane

As the sun peeked through the clouds over the calm waters of Steamer Lane, the Santa Cruz surfing community anxiously waited as the announcers...

SC Warriors to Host Showcase

For the first time since its inception, the Santa Cruz Warriors will host the NBA D-League’s premiere event this weekend. Now in its 11th...

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.

UCSC Basketball Teams Find New Home

The Warriors aren’t the only team ready to play at the Kaiser Permanente Arena. As the home to the NBA Development League’s Santa Cruz Warriors, the arena will also serve as the primary home venue for the UC Santa Cruz Slugs this season.

Santa Cruz Clinches Western Conference Title

The Santa Cruz Warriors wrapped up the 2014-15 season last week with a 113-99 road win over the Bakersfield Jam Saturday night. With the...

Athletic Director Position Terminated

The athletic director position has been terminated and, after his two-year career at UC Santa Cruz, Cliff Dochterman was laid off from the position. “I...

Running at Lightspeed

Theron Carmichael was baking cookies for some of his close friends on Valentine’s Day when his phone rang. He didn’t recognize the number, and...

Slugs Keep Postseason Hopes Alive Over Break

While students were home enjoying spring break, the NCAA Division III No. 6 ranked UC Santa Cruz men’s volleyball team was out on the court, giving it their all. The Slugs played two crucial games against No. 4 Carthage as part of their quest to reach the NCAA tournament alive for the third straight year.

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.

Cross Country Competes at Home

On Oct. 24, the UCSC cross country program hosted its first race in over 26 years, the Banana Slug Invitational. The race featured three...


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