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As another player slides into second base, Clay Fisher catches the ball. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus
As another player slides into second base, Clay Fisher catches the ball. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus

UCSB Hosts Hawaii For A Chance At History

The Gauchos, coming off an emotional extra inning victory, will host Hawaii and look to avenge its previous series against a conference opponent in which it was swept.
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After propelling herself from the water, Lauren Martin tries to block a shot on goal. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

A Risky Plunge Rewarded

Committed to enhancing her performance in the pool, Lauren Martin’s intentional redshirt decision has resulted in a career year for the center thus far.
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After propelling herself from the water, Lauren Martin tries to block a shot on goal. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
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Hanna Meshell /Daily Nexus

Unanimous Decision: Boxing Reigns Supreme

In response to Nexus Sport colleague Sean White, Staff Writer Xavier Cardenas gives his input on the long-lasting tenure of boxing that never left and will continue to outpace the growing popularity o...
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Attempting to score, Samantha Murphy shoots the ball. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus

UCSB Looking To Overcome Tough Losses and Win Big West Tournament

After a tough loss that knocked them out of contention of the No. 1 seed, the Gauchos are ready to bounce back and try to win the Big West Tournament which will be hosted at home at Campus Pool.
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Attempting to score, Samantha Murphy shoots the ball. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus
Preparing to jump, Hope Bender runs towards the sand. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus
Preparing to jump, Hope Bender runs towards the sand. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus

Gauchos Prepared To Dust Mustangs

After most athletes were given last week off, the UCSB Track and Field Team is ready for its annual Blue-Green meet as it travels to Cal Poly.
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Andrew Rimington just barely returns a short ball. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus

Gauchos Set To Defend Last Years’ Title At Big West Championship

After a perfect record in the Big West and capturing the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament, UCSB is ready to defend its championship title.
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Andrew Rimington just barely returns a short ball. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus
While pitching, Ashley Ludlow releases the ball. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus
While pitching, Ashley Ludlow releases the ball. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus

UCSB Hoping to Make Late Surge in Home Finale, To Celebrate Seniors

With the opportunity to possibly ascend to a potential clinching of the No. 2 seed in the Big West standings over the next two weeks, the UCSB softball team will attempt to end its two-game losing str...
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Greatness Comes in Pairs

Looking to take each of their playing careers to a higher level, the UCSB women's tennis team's transfer athletes in Palina Dubavets and Stefani Stojic have brought a refreshing element to the Gauchos...
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Justin Kelly sends a curveball to the batter. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Justin Kelly sends a curveball to the batter. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

No. 20 Gauchos Looking Forward To Rematch Against Gaels

UCSB will look to avenge not only its three losses this past weekend courtesy of Cal Poly but also look to avenge its previous loss to the St. Mary's earlier this season.
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Noah Davis throws a pitch. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus

Gauchos Swept For First Time This Season

Coming into the weekend hot off four straight victories, UCSB was limited to only eight runs over its three games against Cal Poly which led to being swept for the first time this season.
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Noah Davis throws a pitch. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus
Samantha Murphy passes to a teammate. Jose Ochoa / Daily Nexus
Samantha Murphy passes to a teammate. Jose Ochoa / Daily Nexus

Late Goal Prevents No. 7 Gauchos From Capturing No. 1 Seed

With the opportunity to capture the No. 1 seed in the Big West Conference Tournament, the No. 7 UCSB women's water polo team nearly earned the regular season title but were defeated by a game-winning ...
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Competing in pole vaulting, Wyatt Thompson-Siporen pushes himself over the pole. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus

Solid Performances From Gauchos At San Diego

Although most track athletes stayed in Santa Barbara, the few that left to San Diego had some solid performances and showed some good times and distances.
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Competing in pole vaulting, Wyatt Thompson-Siporen pushes himself over the pole. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus
Watching the ball, Jessica Tetzlaff runs towards third base. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus
Watching the ball, Jessica Tetzlaff runs towards third base. Christina DeMarzo / Daily Nexus

UCSB Wins One, Unable to Halt Cal and Long Beach State Rallies

Unable to capitalize on its home advantage, finishing the week 1-3 at Campus Diamond, the UCSB softball team recorded just one win in its series versus Long Beach State following its 8-3 loss to Cal o...
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Hayden Boehle passes the ball, while Jacob Delson is ready to assist. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

Gauchos’ Fall Short in Comeback Attempt, Await Selection Process

Despite falling behind 2-0, the No. 6 UCSB men's volleyball team managed to nearly stage a victory in its comeback pursuit in its MPSF Semifinal matchup against No. 1 BYU.
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Hayden Boehle passes the ball, while Jacob Delson is ready to assist. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Parker Boehle passes a quick serve. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus
Parker Boehle passes a quick serve. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus

Upset Alert? Gauchos To Visit Nation’s No. 1

After defeating Stanford in the first round of the MPSF playoffs, the No. 6 UCSB men's volleyball team will continue its quest to the national championship with its Final Four matchup against No. 1 BY...
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