• Chris Freeburg receives Kolvenbach Award
    June 28, 2011
    Chris Freeburg receives Kolvenbach Award Graduated senior Chris Freeburg (CF) pursued many passions while at SCU – working for sustainability, going on immersion trips and rowing for the Broncos, all while excelling academically. Recently, www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Freeburg about receiving the Kolvenbach Award, his post-graduation plans and his overall Santa Clara experience.
  • Men’s Crew Team Overcomes Obstacles to Drop Times
    May 16, 2011
    Men’s Crew Team Overcomes Obstacles to Drop Times The Santa Clara University men’s crew team made it a habit of overcoming obstacles this season. After losing a group of five strong seniors in 2010, the coaches knew it was a transition year.
  • Bronco Men’s Crew Place Third Among WCC Boats at WIRA’s
    May 02, 2011
    Bronco Men’s Crew Place Third Among WCC Boats at WIRA’s The Santa Clara University men’s crew team placed third among all West Coast Conference boats at the 2011 Western Intercollegiate Rowing Championships.
  • Broncos Prep for 2011 WIRA Championships
    April 25, 2011
    Broncos Prep for 2011 WIRA Championships Video interviews with seniors Wills Fallon, Chris Freeburg, Chris Macko and James Fish.
  • 20-Second Improvement Has SCU Crew Confident Heading into WIRA’s
    April 18, 2011
    20-Second Improvement Has SCU Crew Confident Heading into WIRA’s The Santa Clara University men’s crew team has improved its time by over 20 seconds in the last two weeks, rowing strong at the Stanford Invite in Redwood Shores this past weekend.
  • Important Race On Tap for SCU Men’s Crew on Sunday
    April 13, 2011
    Important Race On Tap for SCU Men’s Crew on Sunday SCU is entered in the Stanford Invite this weekend at Redwood Shores where they will row head-to-head against UC Davis Sunday.
  • Santa Clara Rowers Take on UC Santa Barbara
    April 07, 2011
    Santa Clara Rowers Take on UC Santa Barbara The Santa Clara University men's and women's rowers will be testing their times in a head-to-head race against UC Santa Barbara Saturday morning, April 9 at the Port of Redwood City.
  • Senior Pantoja Happy He Dedicated Himself to Crew
    April 06, 2011
    Senior Pantoja Happy He Dedicated Himself to Crew Senior and four year team member Andy Pantoja can attest that crew is a remarkably demanding and rewarding sport.
  • Santa Clara Crew and Rowing Compete at SD Crew Classic
    April 04, 2011
    Santa Clara Crew and Rowing Compete at SD Crew Classic The Santa Clara University men's crew and women's rowing programs were in action at the 2011 San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay Saturday and Sunday, April 2-3. The Broncos combined to compete in 17 different races.
  • SCU Bronco Crew Aims for Grand Finals in San Diego
    March 30, 2011
    SCU Bronco Crew Aims for Grand Finals in San Diego The Santa Clara University men’s crew and women’s rowing teams will be in San Diego this weekend competing at the San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay.
  • Bronco Lightweights Capture First Victory of SCU’s 2011 Rowing Season
    March 17, 2011
    Bronco Lightweights Capture First Victory of SCU’s 2011 Rowing Season Coming off a close race against UC Davis on March 5, Santa Clara University men’s crew battled boats from California, Sonoma State, Sacramento State, Humboldt State and the University of the Pacific last weekend on Lake Natoma.
  • Keeping in Stride with Jake Carrigan
    March 16, 2011
    Keeping in Stride with Jake Carrigan Recently SantaClaraBroncos.com caught up one of the many seniors on the Broncos crew, Jake Carrigan from Glencoe, Illinois. Carrigan joined the Santa Clara team as a freshman but came in with some experience after rowing for three years at New Trier High School in Illinois. In 2008, he helped the Broncos place first at the Dad Vails Frosh 4 event and most recently helped SCU finish as the top West Coast Conference (WCC) boat at the 2010 Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association (WIRA) Championship.
  • Hard Work Paying Dividends for Santa Clara Crew
    March 08, 2011
    Hard Work Paying Dividends for Santa Clara Crew he Santa Clara University crew team began the season with an initial four-team race at the Port of Sacramento, featuring Stanford, UC Davis and California.
  • An Inside Look at SCU Crew and Rowing: Black Velvet Officially Opens 2011 Season
    March 02, 2011
    An Inside Look at SCU Crew and Rowing: Black Velvet Officially Opens 2011 Season The Santa Clara University men’s crew and women’s rowing programs celebrated the tradition of Black Velvet Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, which marks the beginning of the spring rowing season.
  • Santa Clara Crew and Rowing Programs Celebrating Black Velvet Saturday
    February 24, 2011
    Santa Clara Crew and Rowing Programs Celebrating Black Velvet Saturday The Santa Clara University athletics department and the Broncos men's crew and women's rowing programs are hosting its annual Black Velvet event Saturday, February 26.
  • Rowing with Chris Freeburg
    February 15, 2011
    Rowing with Chris Freeburg A Snohomish, Wash. native, Chris Freeburg (CF) helped the Broncos place as the top WCC boat at the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships last year. The senior will embark on his fourth year rowing here at Santa Clara and hopes to bring another trophy home to the Mission Campus before he graduates.
  • Technique Will Be Key for Undersized SCU Men’s Crew in 2011
    February 14, 2011
    Technique Will Be Key for Undersized SCU Men’s Crew in 2011 Santa Clara University men’s crew, who had the fastest Varsity 8 boat among all WCC schools a year ago, has been on the water four mornings per week at Lexington Reservoir.
  • Fallon Looks Back on Crew Career and Forward to his Senior Season
    January 05, 2011
    Fallon Looks Back on Crew Career and Forward to his Senior Season Though growing up in Boston, Mass., where crew is very popular, senior captain, Wills Fallon had never rowed until he came to Santa Clara University.
  • Broncos Impressive in Final Fall Race
    November 18, 2010
    Broncos Impressive in Final Fall Race The Santa Clara University men’s rowing team wrapped up its fall season with an impressive showing at the Head of the Lagoon in Foster City, CA.
  • SCU Gains Early-Season Experience at Head of the American
    November 02, 2010
    SCU Gains Early-Season Experience at Head of the American The Santa Clara University men’s crew program started off its fall season at the Head of the American Regatta at Lake Natoma in Sacramento. Always a popular race, 14 boats competed in the Men’s Open 8, the featured event.
  • Veteran Crew Team Aiming to Repeat as Top Boat in WCC
    October 27, 2010
    Veteran Crew Team Aiming to Repeat as Top Boat in WCC After one of the most successful seasons in the history of Santa Clara University men’s crew, the team has returned to the Mission Campus this fall for its pre-dawn rows and double-day schedule in preparation for the upcoming racing seasons.