2011-12 General News

  • Santa Clara Finishes as Runner-up in WCC Commissioner's Cup Race
    June 06, 2011
    Santa Clara finished as the runner-up overall for the 2010-11 West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Cup, awarded to the WCC institution garnering the most success during conference play. The men were runner-up to San Fransicso and the women finished fourth. Santa Clara won the Commissioner’s Cup in 2005 and ’07.
  • 2011 Senior Awards Night
    May 31, 2011
    he Santa Clara University athletic department recently hosted its annual Senior Awards event on May 25, recognizing outstanding senior athletes and teams at the event. The Senior Awards date back to at least the 1970s.
  • LA Golf Tournament Proves to be a Big Success
    May 09, 2011
    Thursday, April 28th, at Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena, CA, the BBF hosted its 29th Annual Bronco Bench Foundation Los Angeles Golf Tournament.
  • Kelly Funeral Arrangements Announced
    May 03, 2011
    Ed Kelly ’39, who passed away on Sat., April 30 after a recent surgery, volunteered at Santa Clara for more than 29 years. It is only fitting his funeral mass will be held at the Mission Church on the Santa Clara University campus. In addition to funeral arrangements, the Bronco Bench Foundation announced Tuesday a scholarship fund has been set up in the name of Edward M Kelly and details follow below.
  • 29-Year Bronco Volunteer Ed Kelly '39 Passes Away at the Age of 94; Condolence Cards Can be Sent to the SCU Athletic Department
    May 02, 2011
    Ed Kelly ’39 passed away late Sat., April 30 after a recent surgery. Kelly, 94, was surrounded by those who loved him. Kelly had been a volunteer at Santa Clara for more than 29 years.
  • BBF Hosts Successful and Fun Bocce Ball Fundraiser Tournament
    April 29, 2011
    Bronco Bench Foundation First Annual Bocce Ball Fundraiser On Sunday, April 17, the Bronco Bench Foundation hosted its First Annual Bocce Ball Fundraiser.
  • Bronco Student-Athletes Post 3.0+ GPA for 12th time in 13 quarters
    April 11, 2011
    With almost one-third of the student-athletes posting a 3.5 or better, Santa Clara University's student-athletes posted a 3.047 grade point average (GPA) for the Winter 2011 quarter. Santa Clara's student-athletes have achieved a 3.0 GPA or better 12 of the last 13 quarters. Santa Clara's cumulative GPA for its student-athletes is 3.081. For the second straight quarter, the women's cross country team (right) led all teams with a 3.406 GPA for the Winter 2011 term – the exact same GPA it recorded for the Fall 2010 term as well.
  • BBF 2011 LA Golf Tournament
    April 06, 2011
    Attention all Bronco Fans! The Bronco Bench Foundation is pleased to announce that the Annual Bronco Bench Los Angeles Golf Tournament will take place on Thursday, April 28th at Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena, CA (right next to the Rose Bowl).
  • BBF To Host First Annual Bocce Ball Tournament
    March 23, 2011
    The Bronco Bench Foundation is proud to announce the First Annual Bocce Ball Tournament Sunday April 17, 2011 at Campo di Bocce in Los Gatos, Calif.
  • 2011 Endowment Dinner a Success
    February 23, 2011
    February 7th the Bronco Bench Foundation hosted the Endowment Dinner at the Santa Clara Marriott. The theme of the evening was "Honoring Your Benefactor".
  • Montoro Named Head Cross Country and Track Coach
    December 07, 2010
    After an extensive search, Santa Clara University announced on Wednesday Bronco associate head coach Felipe Montoro, in his seventh year with the program, has been promoted to head coach of the cross country and track programs at Santa Clara University as nine-year head coach Tom Service is retiring as of Dec. 15, 2010.
  • Santa Clara Opens Photo Store and Text Message Updates on Website
    November 03, 2010
    Santa Clara Athletics is proud to announce the opening of an online Photo Store at www.santaclarabroncos.com. In addition, text message updates for each sport will become available for signup on the website immediately as well.
  • Santa Clara Athletics Launches New On-Line Store
    September 22, 2010
    Santa Clara University Athletics has launched its new online merchandise store through our partnership with PrestoSports and our on-campus bookstore retailer, Barnes & Noble.
  • Santa Clara Comments on BYU Joining the WCC
    September 01, 2010
    The West Coast Conference is pleased to announce that Brigham Young University has formally accepted an invitation to join the WCC with competition to begin in the 2011-12 academic year.
  • BYU Set to Join the WCC for the 2011-12 Academic Year
    August 31, 2010
    The West Coast Conference is pleased to announce that Brigham Young University has formally accepted an invitation to join the WCC with competition to begin in the 2011-12 academic year.
  • SCU Athletic Director Dan Coonan Inks new Five-Year Deal
    August 25, 2010
    Santa Clara University announced Wednesday Director of Athletics and Recreation Dan Coonan recently signed a new long-term five year contract. The contract will run through the summer of 2015.
  • SCU Places Record Number on WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
    July 19, 2010
    Santa Clara places a school-record 117 on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll list
  • Father Paul Locatelli, S.J. Passes Away At The Age of 71; Service Information
    July 12, 2010
    With profound sadness Santa Clara University President Michael Engh, S.J., shares the news that Paul Locatelli, S.J., died this morning, Mon., July 12, around 5 a.m. Service information is now detailed.
  • Two Men's Basketball Camps Left this Summer! Register Today!
    July 09, 2010
    The Santa Clara University Men’s basketball program has two exciting camps left this summer.
  • Santa Clara Basketball Reunion
    July 02, 2010
    The Santa Clara University men’s basketball coaches and staff will host a reunion for former coaches and players on Sun., Aug. 15, 2010 in Santa Clara at 3 pm.
  • Santa Clara Athletics Launches New Website!
    June 30, 2010
    Santa Clara University Athletics is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned official athletics website, www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (as of midnight on July 1, 2010).
  • 2010 Senior Award Winners
    June 09, 2010
    The Santa Clara University athletic department recently hosted its annual Senior Awards event, recognizing outstanding senior athletes or teams at the event. The Senior Awards date back to at least the 1970s.