Jan. 5, 2010
The UC Santa Barbara soccer team will celebrate the 2009 season and its graduating seniors at the team banquet on Sunday, Jan. 17 in the lobby of the Intercollegiate Athletics Building on the UCSB campus. Tickets for fans and families are available for purchase.
The event kicks-off at 5 p.m. and the cost per person is $25 or $200 for a table of eight and the price includes dinner. Contact Christina Baglas by Jan. 13 via phone at (805) 893-5372 or email at Christina.Baglas@athletics.ucsb.edu with any questions or to RSVP.
The 2009 men's soccer team finished the season with a run into the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16. The Gauchos finished the season with a 17-5-2 overall record and captured the Big West regular season championship after posting an 8-1-1 mark in conference play.
UCSB had a school-record 10 players named to All-Big West teams and also had five players named to All-Far West Region teams.
The Gauchos ended the season ranked in the top-10 of all the national polls, including a No. 8 ranking by College Soccer News. It marked the eighth-straight season that UCSB has ended the year among the nations' top-25.