Townsend and Arnwine Recieve Honors at the Student Athelte Celebration

Townsend and Arnwine Recieve Honors at the Student Athelte Celebration

SANTA CRUZ, CA -- The end of the 2014-15 school year is upon us.  The UCSC Men's basketball program continues to take positive steps forward.  In the 34 years of Men's Basketball at UCSC the 2014-15 Slugs had the most D3 wins in a season, the longest win streak in a season, and the 2nd most overall wins in a season.  Also, here are some individuals from the program that were recently honored. 

 

James Townsend was named UCSC 2015 Male Athlete of the Year.  

James has been a 3 year Captain and has been selected to the D3 All Independent team for the 3rd season in a row.  Finished his career as the only Slug ever in the career top ten for all 3 of the following categories:

3rd All time in Rebounding 

8th All time in steals

9th All time in scoring

 

Marshal Arnwine Jr. was named UCSC 2015 Most Inspirational Athlete of the Year.

Here is a great article that gives some insight to who Marshal is:

http://www.cityonahillpress.com/2015/01/20/staying-humble-under-pressure/

 

Assistant Coach Robert Terrance was honored at the UCSC Service Recognition Ceremony. 

Coach Terrence was named the Faculty/Staff Award Winner which goes to an outstanding faculty or staff member at UCSC who has supported service-learning through teaching or mentorship on campus or in the local Santa Cruz community during the 2014-2015 academic school year.