Man U Must Move on Without Sir Alex Ferguson

The moment Manchester United fans have been dreading for years is finally upon us. Yes, the most legendary manager in English football, Sir Alex Ferguson, is stepping down after this season, signaling the end of one of the most impressive runs in all of sports. In an era where managers are sometimes not even given […]

Former Gaucho David Takes Shot at MLS

After being drafted 44th in the MLS Supplemental Draft on Jan. 22 by the Colorado Rapids, former Gaucho Machael David is currently in Colorado training with the team. According to David, the Rapids are in the process of offering a contract and he is waiting on his agent to discuss the details. “I spoke to […]

Ryan Takes the Reins

In a season full of disappointment for the UCSB men’s soccer team, there was one major bright spot on the year: Nic Ryan. “I thought Nic Ryan had a breakout season,” Head Coach Tim Vom Steeg said. “He stepped up and was consistent. I thought he had as good a year as you could have […]

Beneath the Mask- Luis Silva

Brent Pella sits down with Big West midfielder of the year Luis Silva just one week before his 2nd-round playoff game against Creighton.

Gauchos Drop Second League Game, 0-2 in Conference

For the first time since 2000, the UCSB men’s soccer team has lost its first two games in league play. The Gauchos fell 2-0 to then-No. 9 UC Irvine this past Saturday, dropping their record to 6-3-1 overall and 0-2 in Big West play. With the win, Irvine moves to 9-2 overall, 1-1 in conference […]

Heartbreaking Weekend for Women’s Soccer

Lady Luck was not on the side of the UCSB women’s soccer team this weekend, as the Gauchos lost a pair of overtime matches at home to Long Beach State and Cal State Fullerton. Santa Barbara (5-7-2 overall, 0-2 in the Big West) led by a goal against Fullerton (6-5-2, 1-1) on Sunday before allowing […]

UCSB Falls in Big West Conference Opener

Conference openers are a team’s first chance to prove its prospective worth in league play, and for the UCSB men’s soccer team, that worth was not shown as the Gauchos fell to UC Riverside last night by a score of 3-1. It was just the second time this year that the Gauchos, the preseason pick […]

Gauchos Set for League Opener

The UCSB men’s soccer team will begin Big West play today when it travels to UC Riverside for its league opener. The Gauchos won both of last year’s regular season matches against UCR, including a 4-3 victory on the road in hostile territory. “Every game we play down there has been a challenge,” Head Coach […]

Santa Barbara Ties CSU Bakersfield

Trailing for most of the match, the UCSB women’s soccer team was able to salvage a 1-1 tie on the road at Cal State Bakersfield in double overtime game Sunday night. With the tie in their final nonconference game of the season, the Gauchos improve to 5-5-2 on the year. “The tie was unfortunate,” sophomore […]

Gaucho Midfielders Silva, David Propel UCSB to 2-0 Weekend

Undefeated weekends have become a growing trend for the UCSB men’s soccer team, as it followed up a 3-0 victory against visiting University of San Diego on Friday night with a 2-0 win against Sacramento State on Sunday. These games have been the first at Harder Stadium since the start of Fall Quarter. The Gauchos […]