UC Riverside Highlanders
|UC Riverside Highlanders|
|University||University of California, Riverside|
|Conference||Big West Conference|
|Athletic director||Tamica Smith Jones|
|Basketball arena||Student Recreation Center Arena|
|Baseball stadium||Riverside Sports Complex|
|Other arenas||Ag/Ops Course
Amy S Harrison Field
SRC Tennis Courts
UC Riverside Soccer Stadium
UC Riverside Track Facility
|Colors||Blue and Gold
The UC Riverside Highlanders (also UCR) represent the University of California, Riverside in Riverside, California in intercollegiate athletics. They field fifteen teams including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, and track and field, women's-only softball and volleyball, and men's-only baseball. A football team had been fielded, but the program was discontinued in 1975. The Highlanders compete in NCAA Division I; they are members of the Big West Conference.
Since the school was founded in 1954, UC Riverside has won 5 team National Champtionships (4 NCAA, 1 AIAW) and 12 Individual National Championships (1 Division I and 11 Division II).
|Men's sports||Women's sports|
|Track and field †||Track and field†|
|† – Track and field includes both indoor and outdoor|
|NCAA||Division II||Baseball (2)||1977||Eckerd||4–1|
|AIAW||Small College||Women's Volleyball (1)||1977||Biola Eagles||2-0|
|NCAA||Division II||Women's Volleyball (2)||1982||CSUN||3-0|
- "UCR Colors: Primary Palette". Retrieved March 30, 2016.
- "Division II Baseball Championship Results" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. Retrieved January 24, 2016.
- "AIAW Championship Results" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. Retrieved April 10, 2018.
- "Division II History Results" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. Retrieved August 10, 2016.
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