The Big West Conference Swimming and Diving Championships, which concluded in Long Beach this past weekend, featured some inspiring performances. After junior Ashley DePaul leaped into the 200-meter butterfly, she scrambled off to a solid start, moving into second place. A minute into the race, she was down to fourth place, having lost significant ground. […]
Jaime Martinez did all he could to help UC Irvine win, coming off the bench in the eighth inning as a pinch hitter. With two outs, the senior first baseman was expected simply to keep the inning alive, but he did more than that, smashing the 0-2 pitch ove
For the UC Irvine Men’s Volleyball team, the goal has been to get back to playing like they did in the preseason. Yes, they are ranked No. 3 nationally, and yes, they are riding a four-game winning streak, but, as Head Coach John Speraw put it, ‘We still
‘I’m glad someone pulled the fire alarm,’ a spokesperson for UC Irvine said after the match, ‘because this team is hot.’
The alarm went off 11:47 into the first quarter because of barbeque smoke just outside of the Bren Events Center. Apparently somethi
I have been a columnist for quite some time now, but I still have the hardest time coming up with something to write about. Unlike some of the people I know who generally have an idea of what they want to write before they take on a column, I generally sc
The game between the UC Irvine Men’s Volleyball team and the Matadors from Cal State Northridge, was a battle between the No. 3 and No. 5 teams in the nation. It was supposed to be a close contest, a tough match. It turned out to be another sweep for the
On Tuesday, the UC Irvine Baseball team beat the Loyola Marymount Lions 6-4 in a game involving 11 pitchers, 16 hits and 4 errors.
‘Tuesday games are mentality games,’ said UCI Head Coach Dave Serrano.
The Anteaters (3-2) kept their heads on straight
At the beautiful Hyatt Regency pavilion by the sea, former UC Irvine athletes and their families gathered, collecting name badges and greeting each other. They came together Saturday, Feb. 11, for the UCI 2006 Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
The United States had unprecedented success in the Salt Lake City Games four years ago, winning a record 34 total medals. With the opening ceremonies kicking off the 16-day Olympic Games in Torino, Italy on Friday, the New University has compiled a sport-