DRAFT: UC Irvine’s ace, Andrew Thurman, could be a millionaire in June if he stays healthy. A half dozen radar guns shoot up in sync. Scattered throughout the seats at Cicerone Field, home of the UC Irvine baseball team, five scouts and a father sit analyzing the effectiveness of Andrew Thurman, a third-year college [...]
TRACK: Itos Aikhionbare and Nick jennings won their respective track events at the Steve Scott Invitational on Sunday. Seniors competed in their final home collegiate meet on April 28 during the 19th annual Adidas/Steve Scott Invitational. Pole-vaulter Nick Jennings went out with a bang as he ended his UCI career with a first place [...]
LOSS: The Big West Championship took two overtimes to decide and Hawai’i emerged victorious. UH 5, UCI 4 (2OT) The no. 6 UC Irvine women’s water polo team (21-9) split the regular season conference title with no. 7 Hawai’i (21-9). On Sunday, April 28, Irvine and Hawai’i squared off for the Big West Tournament [...]
CLUTCH: Ninth inning heroics and a stellar start from Matt Whitehouse led to an Anteater sweep over UC Davis. UCD 4, UCI 5 On Friday at Cicerone Field, the UC Irvine baseball team earned a 5-4 victory over the UC Davis Aggies on a walk-off safety squeeze up the first base line from sophomore [...]
Track and field: Aikhionbare breaks UCI school record with efforts at the Beach Invitational. Beach Invitational In the sweltering heat on Saturday, April 20, sophomore track star Itos Aikhionbare stepped up to compete in the discus throw at the Beach Invitational at Cerritos College located in Norwalk, California. Aikhionbare stood ready, wound up, and launched [...]
Third-ranked UC Irvine won a very close match Saturday night by winning the first and the final two sets to defeat seventh-ranked UC Santa Barbara 3-2 in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation quarterfinal match at the Bren Events Center. With the win, the No. 2 seeded Anteaters improve to 23-6 overall and extend their win [...]
Baseball Friday On Friday night at the University of the Pacific, Andrew Thurman led the Anteaters to an 8-4 victory at Klein Family field. With a 0-0 standstill through three innings, the Anteater bats finally woke up in the fourth. Chris Rabago got it started with a single to get on base before Dominique Taylor [...]
Water polo: UCI secured a 12-7 victory over the LMU Lions on Friday after honoring its five seniors. On Friday, April 19, the women’s water polo team and community honored its five seniors before taking on Loyola Marymount University on Senior Night at the Anteater Aquatics Complex. Devin Crothers, Layne Kipp, Kelsey Klatt, Taylor Morrison [...]
BASEBALL: With Ws on Friday night and Sunday afternoon, No. 27 UCI took the series against CSUN.
TRACK & FIELD: The Anteaters hosted LBSU, CSUF and UCSB for the 2013 Big West Challenge Cup.