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2013-14 General News

April 14, 2014
Bronco Student-Athletes Top 3.0 GPA for 21st Time in 22 Quarters
With 11 Bronco student-athletes achieving a 4.0 grade point average (GPA) and 16 of the 19 Bronco teams scoring a 3.0 term GPA or higher, Santa Clara University's student-athletes recorded a 3.138 grade point average (GPA) for the Winter 2014 quarter. They also topped 3.0 or better for the 21st time in 22 quarters. Santa Clara's cumulative GPA of 3.080 continues to climb for its student-athletes as well.

April 9, 2014
Santa Clara to Host Bay Area Collegiate Athletics Mentoring Day
The Bay Area Collegiate Athletics Mentoring Day is designed to provide a day of networking and career development for current (and perhaps future) athletic administrators working in and around the Bay Area. There will be panelists, attendees and guest speakers invited from all NCAA Division I institutions in the Bay Area as well as the University of the Pacific, the West Coast Conference, and the Pac-12 Conference. Topics will include moving up in the profession, managing one's career, finding work/life balance, and other related topics geared towards younger professionals in the collegiate athletics industry.

March 19, 2014
Current and Future NCAA Administrators Invited to Attend Collegiate Athletics Mentoring Day At Santa Clara
Santa Clara Athletics is proud to announce it will serve as host for a Bay Area Collegiate Athletics Mentoring Day on Tuesday, April 29, 2014.

March 11, 2014
Join Us At The Bronco Bench Foundation Annual Bocce Ball Tournament March 16
Come join us for the Bronco Bench Foundation Annual Bocce Ball Tournament at Campo di Bocce in Los Gatos on March 16th at 4:30 pm. Put together a team of six for $1500 or come as a spectator for $50. Entrance fee includes unlimited food and drinks. Catch up with old friends and reunite with fellow Broncos.

December 10, 2013
REMEMBER: The Bronco Online Store Is Loaded With Holiday Gifts! Come Check It Out Today!
Holiday shopping list in need of some Bronco gear? Looking for a few good Bronco-logo items as a stocking-stuffer? Remember to shop online at the Santa Clara Bronco’s online retail store and update your family, friends and alums wardrobes with the latest Bronco gear! From SCU t-shirts to clothing to hats to sweatshirts to accessories – it's your one-stop Bronco gear online retail shop! And they are featuring a number of sales this month as well with the holiday shopper in mind.

November 11, 2013
Broncos To Collect Donations For Red Cross/Typhoon Haiyan Efforts At SJSU Basketball Doubleheader Tuesday
With a massive relief effort ongoing in the Philippines due to Thyphoon Haiyan this past weekend, Santa Clara University announced Monday it will collect donations for the Red Cross before, during and after its doubleheader with San Jose State University on Tues., Nov. 12. The women will play at 5:30 pm with the men’s game tipping at 8:15 pm. Both games are being hosted in the Leavey Center at Santa Clara University.

November 2, 2013
KLIV 1590 AM and KDOW 1220 AM To Broadcast Men's Basketball Games As Part of Bronco Radio Network
Santa Clara is proud to announce it will broadcast live at least 21 men’s basketball games this year on the Bronco Radio Network with KLIV 1590 AM airing 14 games and KDOW 1220 AM airing seven games. The remainder of the games will be broadcast live on the Broncos website, SantaClaraBroncos.com.

October 18, 2013
Men's and Women's Basketball and Baseball Teams Using SpartaTrac This Season
Using state-of-the-art technology, both the Santa Clara University basketball teams and the baseball team are using SpartaTrac this year as their primary strength and conditioning application with their strength coaches.

October 7, 2013
Video Montage: Broncos On A Mission This Year
Today Santa Clara University Athletics is officially releasing the On A Mission montage on our YouTube channel, SantaClaraBroncos. Please fell free to post this URL on your own social media pages (Tweet it, put it on Pinterest, Instagram, etc.!). On A Mission is our new Department-wide unifying theme, branding tag line and battle cry to bind the entire Department - student-athletes, coaches, staff, volunteers, Ruff Riders, spirit groups, Bronco Bench Foundation members and supporters. This year the Broncos are On A Mission - both literally and figuratively.

September 24, 2013
The Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap is Back!
EYEBRONCO presents the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap.

August 20, 2013
SIGN UP TODAY! 35th Annual Bronco Bench San Jose Golf Classic on Sept. 6
Get ready for the 35th Annual Bronco Bench San Jose Golf Classic located at the magnificent Cinnabar Hills Golf Club on Fri., Sept. 6!

July 29, 2013
Santa Clara Alums: Receive 10% Off on the Broncos' Online Retail Store Until July 31st
Attention Bronco alums, family and friends -- just a few days left to get 10% off your first purchase on Santa Clara's new online retail store! It's time to update your wardrobe with the latest Bronco gear! SCU Athletics is introducing Fanatics retail shop with its relaunched website. From Bronco t-shirts to clothing to sweatshirts to accessories – it's your one-stop Bronco gear online retail shop! The site features a flat shipping charge ($6.99 for standard shipping). There will also be West Coast Conference logo gear available as well. Click here to shop today!

July 16, 2013
Shoven Named Assistant Athletic Director for Development
Jimmy Shoven ‘08 was hired in July of 2013 as the Assistant Athletic Director of Development for Santa Clara Athletics. Shoven comes over to the Bronco Athletic Department after spending two years working on the Mission campus as the Assistant Director of the Santa Clara Fund – Class Giving Officer.

July 9, 2013
SCU Athletics Co-Hosts 4th Annual Sports Law and Ethics Symposium
Santa Clara Athletics, one of the founding partners of Santa Clara’s Institute for Sports Law and Ethics, will be jointly hosting the fourth annual Sports Law and Ethics Symposium on September 12 at Santa Clara University. The topic this year will be Sports Concussions: Problems and Proposed Solutions. The event’s corporate sponsors include the San Francisco 49ers, the San Jose Sharks and the Oakland A’s, as well as Manatt.

July 9, 2013
Bronco Student-Athletes Post Highest Recorded GPA; Top 3.0 for 19th Time in 20 Quarters
With 24 Bronco student-athletes achieving a 4.0 grade point average and four teams checking in with a 3.4 GPA or higher, Santa Clara University's student-athletes recorded a school-record 3.191 grade point average (GPA) for the Spring 2013 quarter. They also topped 3.0 or better for the 19th time in 20 quarters. Santa Clara's cumulative GPA for its student-athletes is 3.107.

July 1, 2013
Santa Clara Broncos Relaunches Website; Features Include New Online Retail Store & Mobile App
Santa Clara University Athletics is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned official athletics website, www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (as of 12 pm Pacific on July 1, 2013). Santa Clara and PrestoSports, the provider for the past three years, have been working hard the last few months to design and launch the new website with plenty of new features (see below). The website will continue to provide Bronco fans with in-depth coverage while improving features and user-friendly site navigation.