Ahinga Selemani races his opponent to the ball. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

DePuy Powers UCSB to Perfect Big West Start

UCSB was winless in its first four conference games in 2014. That wasn’t the case this time around, as the Gauchos went 2-0 away from home to start its Big West run.

Women’s Soccer Opens Big West

Following a controlled 1-0 victory against Pacific, the UCSB women’s soccer team tops off their first Big West match of the year with a one-game road trip to 3-6-1 University of Hawaii. While expectations are high for the Gauchos finishing nonconference play with a solid record of 7-3-1 Head Coach Paul Stumpf describes this beginning […]

Sydney Magnin kicks the ball to her teammate. Christina DeMarzo/Daily Nexus

Big West Opening Weekend: Time For Business

Despite clinching No. 1 seeds and first-round byes in the Big West Tournament the past two seasons, the UCSB men’s soccer team was knocked out in its postseason opener at home on both occasions. For a team hungry to win its first Big West Championship in five years, the wait is finally over. Santa Barbara […]

Men’s Soccer Splits Pair of Home Games to End Non-Conference Play

Two days after a frustrating 2-0 loss to No. 9 Akron, the Gauchos enjoy their second four-goal outing in a week with a 4-0 win over USD.

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UCSB leads the Big West in corner kick attempts (90), helping result in the Gauchos' third place standing in goal made (17).

Women’s Soccer Gradually Heating Up, Prepare for Conference Opener at Hawai’i

Santa Barbara managed to prevail for the 1-0 victory over Pacific. The Gauchos’ stout defense allowed just one shot attempt by the Tigers. Preparing for its Big West opener at Hawai’i this Thursday (10/1), UCSB women’s soccer hopes to extend its momentous play in search of its third consecutive victory against the Rainbow Wahine.

UCSB Picks Up First Ever Win at UCLA, Faces No. 9 Akron and San Diego at Home

UCSB pulled off a historic win over UCLA on Monday and now shifts its focus to a two-game home stand this weekend to close out non-conference play.

Geoffrey Acheampong crosses the ball after juking past the Charleston defense.
Against Sacramento State, Jessica Clegg runs the ball toward the goal.

Gauchos Bounce Back After Loss to Dayton

After Dayton defeated UCSB 2-1 this past Sunday, ending a five-game winning streak, the Gauchos bounced back with their third shutout of the season, winning 3-0 on the road at CSU Bakersfield.

UCSB Handles College of Charleston at Home, Travels to UCLA Tonight

The Gauchos took down College of Charleston 3-1 in their quick return to Harder Stadium, but they will now face a much tougher test on the road against UCLA tonight

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Familiar Start for Men’s Soccer

After its second consecutive 2-2-1 start to the season, the UCSB men’s soccer team looks poised to finish with the No. 1 seed in the Big West once again. Here’s a recap of how the Gauchos have performed through five games.

UCSB Hot Out of the Gates

Although the Gauchos lost their first two games of the season, their offense has caught fire in the month of September. Santa Barbara has outscored opponents 12-3 during its current four-game winning streak.

Against Sacramento State, forward Hannah Dearborn pushes the ball past her opponents.
Senior midfielder Dakota Griggs attempting a score at the goalpost.
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UCSB Women’s Soccer Heats Up During Return To Harder

Gauchos’ end winless streak with back-to-back victories in Harder Stadium

Gauchos Head to Albuquerque to Face First Road Test

UCSB looks to continue its hot start as it heads on its first road trip of the season

UCSB Looks to Break Into Win Column Against Texas, Sac. St.

The Gauchos end their three-game home stand with games on Friday and Sunday at Harder Stadium

Double-Overtime Showdown Concludes With Tie

UCSB and San Jose State battle it out in extra minutes

Men’s Soccer Enjoys Perfect Start to Season With 1-0 Win Over No. 8 Stanford

A goal from Nick DePuy set UCSB up for its first win over Stanford since 2004