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Photo by: Jimmy Gekas/Sideline Studios
King Triton, mascot extraordinaire for the UC San Diego athletic programs.
UCSD Mascot - King Triton
Release: Thursday 09/06/2005 
by UCSD

Nickname Origination
Given UC San Diego’s close proximity to the Pacific Ocean and its connections with the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, the nickname of the Tritons became an appropriate one in 1964. The Triton is described as the son of Poseidon and Amphitrite who is a demigod of the sea with lower part of the body like that of a fish. It is known as a mighty and fierce sea warrior.

Interested in Being King Triton?
Please contact Nick Feller via email at nfeller@ucsd.edu or by phone at (858)534-2508 for more information.

 

Sunday, January 25
Fencing at San Diego Open
9:00 AM
San Diego (Cathedral Catholic HS)
W Water Polo at Michigan
9 - 5 (W)
Santa Barbara
W Water Polo at Long Beach State
8 - 6 (W)
Santa Barbara
Wednesday, January 28
M Volleyball vs. Princeton
6:00 PM
UC San Diego
Friday, January 30
W Basketball vs. Cal State East Bay
5:30 PM
UC San Diego
M Volleyball at BYU
6:00 PM
Provo, UT
M Basketball vs. Cal State East Bay
7:30 PM
UC San Diego
Saturday, January 31
Fencing at Northwestern Duals
8:00 AM
Evanston, IL
Swimming & Diving vs. University of San Diego (W)
12:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Basketball vs. Cal State Monterey Bay
5:30 PM
UC San Diego
M Volleyball at BYU
6:00 PM
Provo, UT
M Basketball vs. Cal State Monterey Bay
7:30 PM
UC San Diego
Sunday, February 01
Baseball vs. Western Oregon
10:30 AM
UC San Diego
Baseball vs. Western Oregon
2:00 PM
UC San Diego
Monday, February 02
Baseball vs. Western Oregon
6:00 PM
UC San Diego