Track and Field Celebration Set For New Facility

Track and Field Celebration Set For New Facility

Santa Barbara, Calif. - The date is set for the UC Santa Barbara track and field team to take on Cal Poly, upholding the tradition of the Blue-Green Rivalry, at the UCSB/Cal Poly Dual Meet on April 28th at the newly renovated Pauley Track. The meet will mark itself as the first ever track and field meet to be held on the new facility and the first home meet hosted on the UCSB campus since the 2010 Gaucho Round-Up.

A full flyer containing information on all the festivities that will occur on the day are included in the link provided here. Questions or concerns about the festivities can be directed to Mia Weber at mia.weber@ucsb.edu.

Hospitality

A hospitality area will be provided for those who attend the meet and rsvp at the link here. There will be no cost to enter the hospitality area but you must rsvp in advance. Beverages and appetizers will be provided and anyone under 21 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. 

Track Team Social 

Ticket sales for the post-meet team social are available at this link here. The social and dinner will take place at the High Sierra Grill in Goleta where BBQ Dinner will be provided. Tickets are priced at $25 per person. 

Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 

Ticket sales for UC Santa Barbara's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony are also available at this link here.  Coinciding on the same day as the dual meet, this year's induction ceremony will include 2012 UCSB Track and Field Alumni and 2016 US Olympian Barbara Nwaba for all her athletic accomplishments at UCSB and on the world stage. The ceremony will occur from 5 pm - 8 pm at the Lobero Theater in downtown Santa Barbara with tickets priced at $75 per person. 

 

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