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John Zant

From UCSB Basketball to Tuskegee Airman

Remembering Gaucho Lowell Steward, a fearless athlete and air force pilot. Read story.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

College Basketball So Far

While the players are dealing with term papers and final exams, John Zant gives first quarter grades to UCSB and Westmont. Read story.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Sports: Hiking the PCT

Greg Hummel was one of 15 people who walked the entire 2,650-mile length of the Pacific Crest Trail in 1977. Read story.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Lacrosse and Rugby

S.B. lacrosse has grown from a handful of players at private prep schools to several hundred youths; rugby has seen similar increases. Read story.

Thursday, December 4, 2014

UCSB Men’s Basketball

The Gauchos are poised for a great season with returning star Alan Williams and swingman John Green. Read story.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Superior Athletics, Shoestring Budgets

Surrounded by powerhouse programs UCLA, USC, Stanford, and Cal, the UCSB coaches’ challenge is to survive with limited resources. Read story.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Moninda Marube Wins S.B. Half Marathon

Racer musters support for 3,700-mile run across the U.S. to raise awareness for human trafficking and obesity. Read story.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

S.B. Marathon

Runners from around the country will take to the streets Saturday, November 8. Read story.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Coach Rusty Fairly Honored

Coach Fairly guided SBCC to a 255-160 record from 1965 to 1981; they won the Western State Conference title in 1972. Read story.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Sports: Running Against the Odds

A daughter with a paralyzing disease gets a push from her father in the S.B. Marathon. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Magic Johnson’s Story

The legendary Laker tells the story of his life and reveals how to make a difference in the world. Read story.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Sports Musings

John Zant on the dangers of riding a bike, plus L.A.’s teams and rugby in S.B. Read story.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Bill Pintard Talks MLB

Foresters coach makes Major League Baseball post-season predictions. Read story.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Football Under Fire

Former newspaper reporter Steve Almond has become so thoroughly disillusioned by the unchecked violence of the game that he has penned a book, Against Football: One Fan's Reluctant Manifesto. Read story.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

History of S.B. Athletic Round Table

In September 1970, the organization held its first Monday press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Café. Read story.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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