Former Gaucho star Iro signs with an English club

Andy Iro is back in soccer. The former UCSB All-American defender and member of the 2006 national championship team, signed a contract with … [Read more...]

Next Level Watch

THE NEXT LEVEL Santa Barbara athletes are all over the place. So many that it's hard to keep up with. This is a place to keep tabs on our local … [Read more...]

Avila joins Iro, Chappel with Toronto FC

Is former UCSB soccer assistant coach Leo Chappel pulling some strings at Toronto FC? First Andy Iro and now Eric Avila. Chappel, who is working … [Read more...]

Former UCSB star Iro traded by Columbus Crew

Andy Iro, a dominating center back during his soccer career at UCSB, was traded by the Columbus Crew to Toronto FC on Friday. Toronto sent young … [Read more...]

Avila’s goal helps build rivalry with Iro in MLS

Eric Avila gets a kick out of showing up his former UCSB teammate Andy Iro when the two play against each other in a Major League Soccer match. The … [Read more...]

Former Gauchos open up MLS seasons

Six former UCSB soccer stars were on opening-day rosters for Major League Soccer clubs, three were in starting lineups and one scored a game-winning … [Read more...]

HEADLINES: Sunday, April 5 is introducing a new section on the site that will be updated daily simply called "Headlines." Athletes with ties to Santa Barbara … [Read more...]