2014-15 Men's Volleyball News

February 24, 2015
Landel Named Sports Imports/AVCA Men’s Division III National Player of the Week
Jake Landel (Lonf Beach, Calif) named Sports Imports/AVCA Men’s Division III National Player of the Week. Below are Jake's weekly stats.

February 21, 2015
Banana Slugs Sweep Muskies
UC Santa Cruz played their first match of the day as they took on Lakeland College. The Banana Slugs had fewer than ten errors in the match as the Banana Slugs swept the Muskies 3-0.

February 21, 2015
Banana Slugs Upset #1 Ducks
UC Santa Cruz showed little wear from their sweep of Lakeland as they played their second match of the day as they took on #1 Stevens Institute of Technology. The #7 Banana Slugs upset the #1 Ducks 3-1.

February 20, 2015
#7 Banana Slugs Upset #5 Carthage College
UC Santa Cruz started their three day trip to Wisconsin and Illinois as they took on Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The Banana Slugs hit better than .440 as the Banana Slugs swept the Red Men 3-0.

February 7, 2015
Banana Slugs Finish New York Trip 4-1 with Sweep of Roadrunners
UC Santa Cruz played their final match in their third day in New York as the Banana Slugs took on Ramapo College.

February 7, 2015
Banana Slugs Sweep Tomcats
UC Santa Cruz played their first match of the second day of the Golden Flyer Tournament. The Banana Slugs’ competition was Thiel College of Greenville, Pennsylvania.

February 6, 2015
Banana Slugs Sweep Mavericks in First Game of Golden Flyer Tournament
UC Santa Cruz started their time at the Golden Flyer Tournament this morning as they took on Medaille College of Rochester, New York in the first of two matches on the day.

February 6, 2015
Golden Flyers Sweep Banana Slugs
In the second set, the Banana Slugs led through the majority of the set. The Banana Slugs claimed their largest lead of the set, at four, at 15-11 on a Jake Landel kill.

February 5, 2015
Banana Slugs Ground Soaring Eagles in Five
UC Santa Cruz started their first of two major road swings tonight as they took on Elmira College in Elmira, New York.

January 31, 2015
Banana Slugs Defeat Golden Bobcats with Sweep
UC Santa Cruz finished its January portion of the schedule as they took on NAIA opponent UC Merced in Merced. Just like the two schools’ match on January 9th, the Banana Slugs swept the Golden Bobcats 3-0.

January 30, 2015
Banana Slugs Sweep Vaqueros
UC Santa Cruz started their first night of a back-to-back as they hosted Santa Barbara City College at West Field House.

January 25, 2015
Banana Slugs Fall to Royals in Five
UC Santa Cruz finished its weekend back-to-back-to-back against NAIA opponents as they hosted NAIA #6 Hope International University.

January 24, 2015
Banana Slugs Wins In Four
UC Santa Cruz hosted NAIA #2 Concordia University of Irvine Saturday on the second night of a back-to-back-to-back for the Banana Slugs as they host NAIA competition.

January 23, 2015
Banana Slugs Wins Third in a Row
UC Santa Cruz hosted NAIA #3 Concordia University of Irvine Friday on the first night of a two night series between the two schools. The Banana Slugs came back twice from a one set deficit to win the match 3-2.

January 16, 2015
Banana Slugs Wins Second in a Row with Sweep
UC Santa Cruz hosted their second straight home match Friday as they took on Holy Names University at West Field House.

January 9, 2015
Banana Slugs Sweep First Home Match
UC Santa Cruz opened their 2015 home schedule Friday night as they hosted University of California-Merced at West Field House.

January 2, 2015
UC Santa Cruz Starts Season with Loss to Cardinal
UC Santa Cruz started their 2015 season with a match against one of the NCAA’s top men’s volleyball in Stanford University.

November 15, 2014
Men's Volleyball teamed up with Save Our Shores
On Saturday November 15th the UC Santa Cruz Men's Volleyball teamed up with Save Our Shores for a beach clean up.