Gauchos Host Alumni, Parents Weekend Oct. 4-6

Gauchos Host Alumni, Parents Weekend Oct. 4-6

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The UC Santa Barbara women's soccer program will hosts its Alumni & Parents Weekend on Oct. 4-6, 2013 with very special events highlighting the three-day period.

On Oct. 4, UCSB will host UC Irvine at Meredith Field at Harder Stadium in the Big West Conference opener for both teams.  Kick-off is slated for 5:00 p.m. and will be followed by the Gaucho men's conference opener against Cal State Fullerton.  The great Santa Barbara women's teams of the 1980s will be saluted during the doubleheader and tere will be a letterwinners presentation at halftime of the men's game, which should kick-off around 7:30 p.m.

On Saturday, Oct. 5, there will be a reception and wine tasting in the Phil Womble Hall of Champions in the Intercollegiate Athletics Building on campus.  The event, which will run from 5:00-7:00 p.m. will cost $35 and will act as a fundraiser for the soccer program.  Alums and fans who take part will have the opportunity to meet this year's Gaucho team and coaching staff.

The final event of the weekend will be another Big West showdown.  On Sunday, Oct. 6, UCSB will host Long Beach State at Meredith Field at Harder Stadium at 1:00 p.m.

For more information please contact Christina Baglas at or 805-893-5372.