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Photo by: Jimmy Gekas/Sideline Studios
King Triton, mascot extraordinaire for the UC San Diego athletic programs.
UCSD Mascot - King Triton
Release: Friday 09/06/2005 
by UCSD

Nickname Origination
Given UC San Diego’s close proximity to the Pacific Ocean and its connections with the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, the nickname of the Tritons became an appropriate one in 1964. The Triton is described as the son of Poseidon and Amphitrite who is a demigod of the sea with lower part of the body like that of a fish. It is known as a mighty and fierce sea warrior.

Interested in Being King Triton?
Please contact Nick Feller via email at nfeller@ucsd.edu or by phone at (858)534-2508 for more information.

 

Thursday, May 07
Baseball at CCAA Championship
TBA
Stockton (Klein Family Field)
Friday, May 08
W Rowing at Day One
All Day
Philadelphia, PA
W Water Polo at UCLA
3:30 PM
Stanford
Saturday, May 09
W Rowing at Day Two
All Day
Philadelphia, PA
Track & Field at Cal State L.A. Last Chance Qualifier
11:00 AM
Los Angeles
Thursday, May 14
Baseball at NCAA West Regional
TBA
TBD
Saturday, May 16
M Rowing at Western Sprints Championships
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Thursday, May 21
Track & Field at Day One
All Day
Allendale, MI
Friday, May 22
Track & Field at Day Two
All Day
Allendale, MI
Saturday, May 23
Track & Field at Day Three
All Day
Allendale, MI
Baseball at NCAA Championship
TBA
Cary, NC (USA Baseball National Training Complex)
Friday, May 29
M Rowing at Day One
All Day
Princeton, NJ
W Rowing at Day One
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Saturday, May 30
M Rowing at Day Two
All Day
Princeton, NJ
W Rowing at Day Two
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Jr Triton Club
Gatorade Pong