May 1, 2008
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The Santa Clara University Athletic Department celebrated women in sports on Thursday, May 1 with its annual Women's Sports Luncheon. The initial purpose of the event that was initiated six years ago was to get women to give back to women.
The Get in the Game Women's Sports Luncheon is a fundraiser to provide individuals with the opportunity to directly support Santa Clara's ten female sports teams and ensure their continued success by contributing to the SCU Athletic Director's Strategic Initiative Fund. The SIF is an annual fund integral to providing a strong intercollegiate athletic program committed to excellence in the classroom and in competition.
This year, Santa Clara women's teams have outshone the competition in the West Coast Conference and in the nation. Highlights from the seasons include: