Sports - Features

Gaucho’s Athletic Director Heads North

After six years at UCSB, Mark Massari accepts a position as deputy director of athletics at Oregon State. Read story.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Muscle Beach Memories

Santa Barbaran Steve Morris honors the iconic weight-lifting hot spot with a garage full of memorabilia. Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Sports: S.B. Foresters

The S.B. Foresters Have the California Collegiate League’s Best Record for the 18th Time in 20 Years. Read story.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Sports: Sam Cathcart Turns 90

S.B. football coach reminisced about his life in sports and the time he faced death and destruction in World War II. Read story.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Brazil’s World Cup Woes and Wins

How the South American country fared during the soccer tournament. Read story.

Friday, July 11, 2014

Kobe Bryant Comes to Town

The L.A. Lakers star came to Santa Barbara on Wednesday to kick off annual basketball academy at UCSB. Read story.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Sports: Peak Performances

S.B. Track Club stars score big in the heptathlon and decathlon at the U.S.A. Track & Field Championships. Read story.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Clint Ewing Rides Again

Santa Barbara's motorcycle daredevil, who survived scary stunt last summer, returns to the road. Read story.

Friday, July 4, 2014

Santa Barbara’s World Cup Connections

Two restauranteurs with S.B. ties hosting American fans in Brazil this month. Read story.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Fútbol Musings

Some thoughts about the World Cup and a few other things. Read story.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

World Cup Update

Californian Chris Wondolowski helps the U.S. keep on keeping on in the Group of Death. Read story.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

World Cup Week One

S.B. soccer fans go wild after the stunning 2-1 victory by the U.S. over Ghana on Monday in the opening round of the World Cup. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Watching World Cup with Santa Barbara Eyes

Native Santa Barbarian recently moved to Rio, offers front-row seats to soccer showdown. Read story.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Where to Watch the World Cup

Every four years, the World Cup brings people together in cities around the globe, and Santa Barbara is no different. Read story.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

The World Cup

How far will the U.S. soccer team go, and what some S.B. international students have to say about their country’s team. Read story.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
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