SWM: UCSB’s Wilson retiring after 40th season

Legendary swimming coach Gregg Wilson is entering his 40th year at UC Santa Barbara and he has decided it will be his final campaign. Wilson announced … [Read more...]

Lezak qualifies for fourth Olympics

OMAHA, Neb. – Former UC Santa Barbara swimmer Jason Lezak qualified for his fourth Olympic Games on Friday evening after finishing sixth in the … [Read more...]

For local athletes, road to Olympics paved with excitement

“From the time I was a little kid I always dreamed of being in the Olympics.” For Sami Hill, a Dos Pueblos High School graduate who now plays water … [Read more...]

U.S. swimming star Lezak does things his own way

Fomer UCSB swimming star Jason Lezak is featured in a USA Today story. At 35, Lezak is the elder on the U.S. team competing at the FINA World … [Read more...]

Lezak wins 100 free at Crippen Memorial Meet

Former UCSB swimming star and U.S. Olympic hero Jason Lezak won the 100-meter freestyle at the TYR Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet in Mission Viejo on … [Read more...]

Peterson passes Lezak’s 50-free record, takes 4th at Pac-10 finals

Junior Chris Peterson broke Jason Lezak's school record in the 50 freestyle to highlight action on day two of the Pac-10 Swimming Championships, which … [Read more...]

Eight new Gauchos headed to Hall of Fame

The UCSB Athletics Department will induct eight new members into its Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame at a banquet on Saturday, April 24, 2010, … [Read more...]

Javanifard, Lezak make splash at Maccabiah Games

JERUSALEM, Israel – Current UCSB swimmer Naomi Javanifard and Gaucho alum Jason Lezak proved to be great representation of the United States and UCSB … [Read more...]