If you thought that there was no badminton in college, you heard wrong! The UCSD Badminton Team is one of the most popular sports on campus, with a record membership of 50+ students. In fact, we have our own league, our Yonex badminton team uniforms, a coach and more! We play in the Southern California Collegiate Badminton League, which includes UCLA, UCI, UCR, USC, Cal Poly SLO, Cal Tech, and CSULA. We are definitely excited for the new year and welcome all of you to be a part of it. We practice twice a week, every week in Main Gym: Wednesdays from 8-11pm and Sundays from 7-11pm. In addition, we have open gyms on Fridays from 6-11pm and Saturdays from 6-10pm. Come check out this friendly environment if you've had previous experience, or have none at all. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our UCSD Badminton Team Captains. So if you are ready for the challenge and ready to have some fun, come join us!
NEWS AND RESULTS
Over the Memorial Day weekend, UC San Diego Badminton hosted the 2019 Yonex Sun God Tournament, an annual tradition that welcomes over 250 participants from all skill levels to compete. This year featured Kyle Jordan Emerick and Sattawat Pongnairat, both of whom are internationally ranked players in the world of badminton. Read More>
In their last league meet of the season, three universities traveled to UC San Diego’s main gym for a final round of competition: UC Irvine (UCI), San Diego State University (SDSU), and University of Southern California (USC). These schools brought out their finest to demonstrate that, despite the toll the quarter had taken on them, they were still eager to compete and prove that they were ready to finish strong. Read More>
With its second league match of the season, the UC San Diego team competed and came out victorious against UC Los Angeles (9-6) and UC Riverside (12-3). Both opponents were strong. Read More>
On January 19th, the UC San Diego Badminton team traveled to UC Los Angeles to compete in the very first league match of the 2019 season. During this meet, UC San Diego faced UC Davis and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (SLO), both strong opponents with talented players. However, UC San Diego was able to defeat both of these opponents, proving >Read More
With the 2018 Preseason Tournament, the UC San Diego (UCSD) Badminton Team starts off the new competitive year with very successful results. Hosted at UCSD on Sunday, November 4th, 2018, a total of five universities competed: UC Los Angeles (UCLA), UC Riverside (UCR), UC Irvine (UCI), University of Southern California (USC), and UCSD. Read More>