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...
Courtesy: UCSD

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.

Monday, May 22
Baseball at Dixie State
8 - 6 (W)
Azusa
Thursday, May 25
Track & Field at Day One
TBA
Tampa, FL
Friday, May 26
Track & Field at Day Two
TBA
Tampa, FL
W Rowing at Day One
8:00 AM
West Windsor, NJ
Saturday, May 27
Track & Field at Day Three
TBA
Tampa, FL
W Rowing at Day Two
7:30 AM
West Windsor, NJ
Sunday, May 28
W Rowing at Day Three
6:00 AM
West Windsor, NJ
Baseball at St. Thomas Aquinas
12:00 PM
Grand Prairie, TX (The Ballpark in Grand Prairie)
Monday, May 29
Baseball at NCAA Championship
TBA
Grand Prairie, TX (The Ballpark in Grand Prairie)
Friday, June 02
M Rowing at Day One
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Saturday, June 03
M Rowing at Day Two
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Sunday, June 04
M Rowing at Day Three
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Diversity and Inclusion
Hall of Fame (Middle Right AD)