UC SAN DIEGO ATHLETIC UPDATE (June 22, 2009)
Release: Monday 06/22/2009 
by UCSD
The Baseball team was instrumental in UCSD's Commissioner's Cup and Directors' Cup finishes.
The Baseball team was instrumental in UCSD's...
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UCSD GRABS FOURTH CONSECUTIVE COMMISSIONER’S CUP; SEVENTH IN FINAL D-II DIRECTORS’ CUP STANDINGS

Powered by conference championships in five sports—women’s soccer, women’s basketball, women’s tennis, women’s track & field and baseball—UC San Diego won the 2008-09 Commissioner’s Cup, emblematic of the top overall athletic program in the California Collegiate Athletic Association. UCSD has now won the Commissioner’s Cup all four years that it has been in existence.

The Commissioner’s Cup is presented in association with Apple Computer and is awarded to the CCAA member institution with the highest aggregate ranking in eight (8) of the CCAA’s 13 championship sport offerings. In addition to its five league titles, the Tritons also netted runner-up finishes in women’s volleyball and men’s cross country. Sonoma State wound up in second place with Cal Poly Pomona in third.

On the national level, UC San Diego claimed seventh place in the 2008-09 NCAA Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup competition. UCSD has placed seventh or higher in eight of its nine seasons at the Division II level. The Directors’ Cup ranks institutions based on their performance in NCAA post-season play. Grand Valley State (MI) was the D-II champion for the sixth straight year.

Sunday, February 26
M Tennis vs. Sonoma State
10:00 AM
UC San Diego
W Water Polo at UC Santa Barbara
11:30 AM
Newport Beach (Corona del Mar HS)
Tuesday, February 28
W Tennis vs. Concordia
2:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Basketball vs. Sonoma State (quarterfinals)
5:30 PM
UC San Diego
Men's Basketball vs. Humboldt State (quarterfinals)
7:30 PM
UC San Diego
Wednesday, March 01
M Volleyball at CSUN
7:00 PM
Northridge
Thursday, March 02
M Tennis at Pacific Coast Doubles Championship
All Day
La Jolla
M Tennis vs. Villanova
9:00 AM
UC San Diego
Friday, March 03
W Basketball at Cal State LA/Stanislaus State (semifinals)
12:05 PM
San Marcos
Softball vs. SF State
1:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Tennis vs. Villanova
3:00 PM
UC San Diego
Softball vs. SF State
3:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Water Polo at Indiana
3:30 PM
Cambridge, MA
Men's Basketball at Cal State Dominguez Hills/Chico State (semifinals)
5:35 PM
San Marcos
M Volleyball at Long Beach State
7:00 PM
Long Beach
Diversity and Inclusion
Hall of Fame (Middle Right AD)