Next Level Watch: ‘RoRo’ leads Sacramento into championship game

As a kid in Santa Barbara, Rodrigo Lopez spent lots of Sundays at Dwight Murphy Field watching his dad run the attack for the San Nicolas Soccer … [Read more...]

CIF Polls: Channel League volleyball opens with crosstown, top-10 showdown

The Channel League girls volleyball campaign kicks off with a bang as rivals San Marcos and Santa Barbara High clash Wednesday at Santa Barbara's J.R. … [Read more...]

Schroeder, Miranda step it up to win Athlete of Week awards


Being swift on their feet enabled Erica Schroeder and Omar Miranda to do some exciting things in their respective sports last week. Schroeder, a … [Read more...]

Parrish named DP’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Blake Parrish makes an impact in the swimming pool and in the classroom at Dos Pueblos High. Parrish was honored Monday as DP's Scholar-Athlete … [Read more...]

SBART Luncheon: Carpinteria’s Gutierrez, Pelcastre hit notes, opponents

San Marcos' Russell Biolley, left, Inri Cortez, middle, and head coach Anthony Linebaugh, right.

One of the coolest sights at Carpinteria High home football games is when players Sammy Gutierrez and Sergio Pelcastre take off their helmets after … [Read more...]

CIF Football Polls

Sept. 22 NORTHERN DIVISION RANK /SCHOOL/LEAGUE 1. Newbury Park (Camino) 4-0 2. Paso Robles (PAC-5) 4-0 3. Lompoc (Los Padres) … [Read more...]

Stolz’s goal lifts No. 2 UCLA over Gauchos

The good news about UCSB’s soccer match against UCLA was the Gauchos went toe-to-toe with the No. 2-ranked team in the country. The bad news for … [Read more...]

Gonzalez, Cardinals run over Cabrillo, 35-7

Alexis Herrera returns an interception that sets up a Bishop Diego touchdown. (Janice Graham photo)

  It's a play Abel Gonzalez has been running since the day he put on a Bishop Diego football uniform: take a quick pitch, run through the … [Read more...]

Friday Night Lights: DP takes on top-ranked Newbury Park

Blake Erwin - Dos Pueblos Football

When the Dos Pueblos football schedule was finalized, there was a three-week stretch of games that looked like a daunting task: Newbury Park, Lompoc … [Read more...]

Owls dig in at new on-campus sand volleyball courts

Laguna Blanca School played its first match on its on-campus sand volleyball courts.

It looked like a typical Santa Barbara day — guys playing volleyball in deep, golden sand on a warm afternoon. But there was something … [Read more...]