SOC: Fire beat Earthquakes at Harder Stadium

Jeff Larentowicz converted a penalty kick in the 79th minute, lifting the Chicago Fire to a 1-0 win over the San Jose Earthquakes in a Major League … [Read more...]

Weekend Calendar: MLS comes to town

Professional soccer comes to Santa Barbara this Saturday as the Chicago Fire play the San Jose Earthquakes in a Major League Soccer preseason game at … [Read more...]

SOC: MLS teams to play exhibition at Harder Stadium

The Chicago Fire and San Jose Earthquakes of Major League Soccer will play a preseason match at UCSB’s Harder Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 9. The … [Read more...]

Silva is picked fourth, Garza sixth in MLS SuperDraft

UCSB senior playmaker Luis Silva was selected as the No. 4 overall pick by Toronto FC and teammate Sam Garza was picked sixth by the San Jose … [Read more...]

Santa Barbara Sports Pulse

LOCAL SPORTS PULSE Each week publishes a running dialogue of updates and thoughts concerning the local sports scene, along with an … [Read more...]

Signing contract is dream come true for Garza

Sam Garza talks to about starting his professional career, his recovery from a serious knee injury two years ago and playing the last … [Read more...]

Garza leaving UCSB, signs contract with MLS

UCSB junior forward Sam Garza has signed a Generation adidas contract and will begin his Major League Soccer career. Garza is one of three early … [Read more...]

Gauchos work their way back to Big West title game

It’s been quite a run for the UCSB men’s soccer team over the last three weeks. In that time, the Gauchos have gone from a 2-4 record and sixth … [Read more...]