Gauchos Schmetz, Baiden taken in MLS SuperDraft

UCSB seniors Peter Schmetz and Fifi Baiden were both drafted in the third round of Major League Soccer SuperDraft on Tuesday. Schmetz, a … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]