Sports - John Zant

Ice in Paradise Skating Strong

Goleta rink hosts S.B. Kings games; plus UCSB's big basketball man Ami Lakoju. Read story.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Celebrating Female Athletes

30th annual Women in Sports Day; plus Foresters, tennis, and good-bye Hot Dog Man. Read story.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

The Good Ole Super Bowl Days

Remembering UCSB’s nascent NFL connections, Gregg Wilson’s last lap, and more. Read story.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Tom FitzSimons Jr. Breaks World Record on Westmont Track

The Santa Barbara Decathlete is now the world’s greatest high fiver. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Carli Lloyd Crowned Soccer’s Queen

Star speaks about World Cup, training, and more on verge of UCSB talk. Read story.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Sporty Speakers Spread Message

Dain Blanton, Mark Allen, and Carli Lloyd come to town; plus remembering Dennis Rickard and Jim Barber. Read story.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Tracking Board, Bowl, and B-Ball Games

College football misses, Santa Barbara basketball scores, and more end-of-year sports reports. Read story.

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Conner Coffin Qualifies for Top Surfing Series

The Montecito-raised 22-year-old is to compete against the world’s best surfers on the planet’s best waves. Read story.

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Football Season’s Concussion Concerns

Bowl games and playoffs on way as Hollywood film about head injuries released. Read story.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Slam Dunks and Blocked Hopes for College Hoops

Here’s an update on UCSB’s and Westmont’s men's and women's basketball teams. Read story.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Senior Year Showtime for Basketball Buddies

Childhood friends Bolden Brace and Amber Melgoza light up Santa Barbara High courts. Read story.

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Postseason Power for Gauchos and Cardinals

UCSB men’s soccer and Bishop Diego football press on toward titles. Read story.

Monday, November 23, 2015

Play-Off Fever on the Football Field and Soccer Pitch

Bishop Diego High and the UCSB Gauchos battle for post-season glory. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., November 19, 2015
Updated 10:23 a.m., November 19, 2015

Moninda Marube Wins S.B. Half Marathon

Kelly Couch was the first female finisher in the Veteran’s Day race Read story.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Carpinteria High’s Jimenez Football Legacy

Family of stars keeps scoring as school celebrates 40th anniversary of first championship season. Read story.

Thursday, November 5, 2015
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