A look at Bishop Diego, Carpinteria, Dos Pueblos, San Marcos, Santa Barbara


After weeks of practice, the local high school football teams are ready to put on the uniforms, run into the stadium and play real games. The season … [Read more...]

Dons basketball player saves life at SBHS pool


  Avery Artigo, a junior guard for the Santa Barbara High basketball team, was lifeguarding for the Santa Barbara Boys and Girls Club when it … [Read more...]

Next Level Watch: Williams named All-NBA Summer League Second Team

Alan Williams' NBA Summer League game log.

  Alan Williams' first NBA Summer League stint with the Charlotte Hornets was a quiet one. The UC Santa Barbara alum then turned up the volume … [Read more...]

Spieler-Van Winden repeat as Santa Barbara Open champs

Katie Spieler has won four CBVA tournament titles this summer.

  It was the family final Sunday at the California Beach Volleyball Association Santa Barbara Women’s Open. On one side of the net, you had … [Read more...]

Burik-Toppel live up to top seeding, win S.B. Open

Mark Burik passes the ball as partner Curt Toppel looks on. (Presidio Sports photos)

The tenacity of Mark Burik is bringing out the best in Curt Toppel. With Burik covering the back court like a free safety, groveling on the sand to … [Read more...]

UCSB’s Tate selected No. 4 overall in MLB draft

UCSB's Dillon Tate was a top-five pick in the MLB Draft on Monday. (Presidio Sports Photo)

  A peak inside the Tate household as the #Rangers make Dillon the 4th overall pick pic.twitter.com/gpBdVUCSUm— UCSB Baseball … [Read more...]

Reef & Run kicks off its seventh season


  It was beautiful Opening Day for the Reef & Run ocean swim events at East Beach on Thursday. Participants had 61-degree water and … [Read more...]

BVB: Carpinteria beats Bishop in wild match, clinches tie for TVL title

The match had all the momentum swings, emotions and craziness you'd expect from a crosstown showdown for first-place in a league race. When it was … [Read more...]

SFT: Buie, Milam make spectacular catches in DP win over Buena

Dos Pueblos' Ali Milam robs Buena's Brooke Yanez of a two-run home run with a spectacular catch in right field on Tuesday.

A pair of outfield web gems, combined with the hitting and pitching of Lani Evans, sparked the Dos Pueblos softball team to a 5-0 win over Buena in a … [Read more...]

WBK: UCSB goes with experience, hires former Kansas coach Henrickson

Bonnie Henrickson is the new women's basketball coach at UCSB. She previously coached at Kansas and Virginia Tech.

  UCSB went with experience in hiring a new women’s basketball coach. Bonnie Henrickson, who has 18 years of Division 1 college head … [Read more...]