UCSC NCAA Sports to be Eliminated if Referendum Fails

UC Santa Cruz released plans for a ballot initiative last week that would keep NCAA sports financially viable for the foreseeable future. The plan...

Skippy Retiring This Summer

When Kevin “Skippy” Givens came to UC Santa Cruz for a national Frisbee freestyle tournament in 1979, he didn’t expect it to be his...

Women’s Basketball Beats La Verne

The UC Santa Cruz women’s basketball team made a comeback to beat the La Verne Leopards 71-51 in the UCSC Holiday Classic on Dec....

Senior Slugs Say Farewell

With 12 seconds to go in the third quarter, senior Tyler Stewart banked a 3-pointer from the left wing and the crowd of over...

Slugapalooza Cycles Into Santa Cruz

In second place, UCSC road cyclist Thomas Schwemberger cranks down Coolidge Drive, maxing out his gears trying to catch Stanford’s Anthony Beron. After nearly...

UCSC Baseball in Full Swing

Last weekend, the UC Santa Cruz club baseball team traveled to Mesquite, Nevada with only 16 of its 22 players, the rest unable to...

OPERS to Undertake $2 Million Pool Repair

UC Santa Cruz’s Office of Physical Education, Recreation and Sports (OPERS) is in the midst of planning an estimated $2 million project to replace...

Gliding to Victory

Last spring, a group of UC Santa Cruz students walked, biked and drove around campus stapling flyers to bulletin boards. Some were friends, some...

Women’s Tennis Shows Promise Despite Loss in Season Opener

The score didn’t reflect the whole story on Saturday when UC Santa Cruz women’s tennis team fell to La Verne 9-0 in the season...

The Tennis Empire of Bob Hansen

Going undefeated in one season is a difficult task. But the UC Santa Cruz men’s tennis team went undefeated for nearly a decade in...