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California Golden Bears Olympic Sports

Fall Olympic Sports Superlatives, the best players, games from this past semester

Here are the highlights from this past semester in Cal Olympic sports

Golden Medals: Fall sport seasons in review; Swimming at Minnesota Invite

Cal swimming always adjust their schedules to give their athletes the best shots of making the Olympics next summer

Cal Volleyball snubbed in NCAA postseason bracket

Injuries and tough opponents caused the Golden Bears to drop their last 6 matches

Nearly-healthy Cal Volleyball almost upsets UW and falls to Stanford in Big Spike

Bears should be postseason bound regardless of the result, but may be nervous on selection day with a loss.

Happy Thanksgiving to the Cal faithful!

What are you thankful for?

Cal Men’s Water Polo upsets top seed USC 12-9, will host Stanford for MPSF championship on Sunday

Cal Bears must win this match to earn the automatic bid to make the postseason

Golden Medals: Cal M. Water Polo hosting must-win MPSF tournament; 1 and down for Cal Soccers

Mirkovic’s ankle injury is a major concern for Cal Volleyball at the mountain schools

Cal Men’s Soccer road warriors earn a NCAA bid; rematch at UCSB in 1st round on Thu night

Golden Bears beat UCSB 3-0 on September 7th

Golden Medals: Cal M. Soccer beats No.4 Stanford; XC in West Regional

Cal Volleyball has final regular season home stand against the LA schools

Angelina Anderson of Cal Women’s Soccer is both Pac-12 Freshman and Goalkeeper of the Year

The freshman sensation is the first freshman in Pac-12 history to be named the Goalkeeper of the Year

Back in the NCAA postseason, Cal W. Soccer opens at Santa Clara on Sat. Nov 16, 1pm PT

This is the 26th postseason for the Cal Women’s Soccer program

Cal Rugby wins the PAC 7s Championship!

Cal Rugby continues to run the conference.

#2 Stanfurd beats #7 Cal in the Big Splash, 15–8

Golden Bears seek their first Big Splash win since 2016

Cal Women’s Soccer loses postseason tune up at Stanford

Both Bay Area teams should be postseason bound

Golden Medals: Kevin Grimes becomes Cal M. Soccer’s winningest coach as Bears downs No.1 UW

Cal Field Hockey survives for another day after a comeback 2-1 win over New Hampshire on Thursday.

2020 Calympian News: Robyne Johnson named to USA Track & Field Coaching Staff, Pregnant Alex Morgan should be back in time

Congratulations to Cal alumni Alex Morgan and Servando Carrasco on expecting a baby girl in April 2020!

Cal has two finalists for the Senior CLASS Award: Weaver in Football & Callender in Men’s Soccer


Golden Medals: Postseason outlooks for Cal fall Olympic sports

Cross Country Pac-12 Championships are today (November 1st)

Cal Baseball HC Mike Neu agrees to contract extension

Well deserved after the last 2 seasons

Cal Volleyball keeps finding ways to win, surges to a 1st place tie in Pac-12

Golden Bears are up to No.14 in the country via the RPI. Mima Mirkovic named National Player of the Week!

Cal football graduation rates jump, Cal Athletics posts highest GSR ever

Go Bears!

Golden Medals: Rolling Cal Volleyball to play home match at Stanford; 3rd M. Water Polo player named MPSF newcomer of week

Also Soccer and Field Hockey updates

Cal Baseball alum Andrew Vaughn named to Team USA roster for Olympic qualifying

The 28 men roster will attempt to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics via the WBSC Premier12 in early November

Cal Men’s and Women’s Golf teams to repeat as Big Match champs over Stanford

Bears won the inaugural Big Match via the two-hole playoffs last year.

Cal alum Val Arioto named to USA Softball Olympic roster

Arioto has been a mainstay on Team USA for the past decade.

Golden Medals: Volleyball, M. Soccer earns 1st Pac-12 wins; Emily Smith gets 3rd defensive player of the week honor

Cal Men’s Water Polo freshman Papanikolaou was named MPSF newcomer of the week.

The Pac-12 refuses to lead - will Cal also refuse?

Amateurism is dying. Will the powers that be embrace change or pointlessly fight a lost battle?

Golden Medals: Cal W. Soccer beats No.7 UCLA; M. Water Polo’s Kolasinac is MPSF Newcomer of the Week

Let’s check in on the Olympic Sports

Big Spike: No.21 Cal Volleyball falls to No.1 Stanford in 4 sets

No.21 Golden Bears took the first set and played an extremely close 3rd set

Cal vs. Stanford rivalry matches open conference play for Men’s Soccer & Field Hockey

Pac-12 Bay Area will have both of these matches this afternoon

Golden Medals: Cal Women’s Soccer, Volleyball stays perfect as Pac-12 play looms

For the first time since 2013, Cal Volleyball is ranked yet again.

Golden Medals: Defender Emily Smith is Pac-12 Player of Week as Cal W. Soccer has 5 clean sheets

Golden Bears are doing quite well across all programs