Washington, DC - Olympic Gold Medalist and FIFA Women’s World Cup champion Alex Morgan and Orlando City SC midfielder Servando Carrasco of Major League Soccer are traveling to Tanzania on December 2-9 as U.S. Department of State Sports Envoys. The Sports Envoys are helping to bolster the United States’ cultural and social ties with the youth of Tanzania, including the Maasai people living at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Colorado Springs, Colorado - San Diego State senior Rashaad Penny (Norwalk, Calif.) became the first player in Mountain West history to win two player-of-the-year awards when he was named the MW Offensive Player of the Year and the MW Special Teams Player of the Year, the league announced today.

La Jolla, California - Today marks a new era in the history of the University of California San Diego as Triton Athletics has accepted an invitation to join the Big West Conference, paving the way for National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I reclassification. The move fulfills the wishes of the student body, which voted overwhelmingly last year to move UC San Diego Athletics to Division I.

San Diego, California - Ticket prices for the 2017 SDCCU Holiday Bowl increase Friday, December 1st.  The general public is encouraged to secure their tickets for this exciting post-season college football game now.

Calexico, California - Vincent Memorial beat Crawford to capture the CIF Division 5 regional championship.

San Diego, California - The San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl announced today that San Diego Padres Randy Jones, will serve as the Honorary Chairman for the 2017 game. Jones, a member of the Padres Hall of Fame, is a former Cy Young Award winner and is one of San Diego’s most appreciated community icons.