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Gauchos Add Eight Freshmen to Roster

As a young team with no seniors, five key freshmen on the UCSB men’s water polo team played large roles this past season. Next year, eight freshmen will join the squad, and they hope to create a lar...
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UCSB Heads to NCAA Championships

While the season ended two weekends ago at the Big West Championships for most of the UCSB track and field team, several athletes head to Austin, Texas, to participate in the first round of the NCAA C...
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Big West Crowned, Olympic Bound?

Before becoming a track star at UCSB, senior 800-meter runner Ryan Martin always envisioned athletics propelling him into the spotlight. The only difference is he expected his path to go through the P...
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The Seventh Wonder of the World

As a freshman at UCSB, Barbara Nwaba didn’t know what the heptathlon was. Now, it may be the event that takes her to the Olympics. “I’ve always had big dreams and [the heptathlon] is what I thin...
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UCSB Men Take Big West Championship

It was a weekend of mixed emotions for the UCSB track and field teams as they competed in the Big West Conference Championships at UC Irvine. The men pulled out a Big West Championship for the first t...
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UCSB Competes for Big West Championships

All season, UCSB Track and Field has been working toward the Big West Conference Championships. That event is finally here. “[This is] what we’ve been waiting for,” junior Barbara Nwaba said. ...
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Gauchos Win Both Multi-Event Crowns

The UCSB track and field team began postseason play in strong fashion on Friday and Saturday, taking first place at the Big West Multi-Event Championships at UC Irvine on both the men’s and women’...
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UCSB Heads to Final Events Before Competing in Big West Championships

While most of the UCSB track and field team rests this week in preparation for the Big West Championships next weekend, four members will head to UC Irvine for the Big West Multi Championship while ot...
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Gauchos Down Cal Poly in Dual Meet

In a dual meet Saturday against conference foe Cal Poly, both the men’s and women’s track and field teams captured victory for UCSB. While the men defeated the Mustangs 104-96, the women dominated...
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UCSB Competes at Mt. SAC, Azusa Pacific

The UCSB track and field team was divided between two events this weekend, sending several runners to the 54th annual Mt. SAC Relays, which took place Thursday through Saturday, while the majority of ...
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UCSB Looks to Build On Good Showing at Big West Challenge

Track and field will participate in two events this weekend, the Mt. SAC Relays and the Azusa Pacific Bryan Clay Invitational, after a successful meet last weekend at the Big West Challenge Cup. At th...
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Gauchos Bring Home Top-Two Finishes

The postponement of the Big West Challenge Cup from Friday to Sunday did not affect UCSB track and field as the women defended their title and won the meet while the men placed second behind Long Beac...
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UCSB To Host Hawaii in Last Home Match

After recent successful performances in the Cal/Nevada Championships and Cal Poly Invitational, UCSB’s track and field teams look to continue their winning ways as they travel to Fullerton today to ...
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UCSB Competes at Sam Adams Invitational

Following impressive performances at the Cal Poly Invitational and Cal/Nevada Championships this past week, UCSB track & field turned its attention to the Sam Adams Multi-Event that took place her...
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Track and Field Continues Season Play

Last week, both the men and women’s track and field teams excelled at the Cal Poly Invitational in San Luis Obispo, finishing in first place with respective scores of 141.5 and 98. The men’s squad...
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