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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: Tuesday 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.

 

Saturday, November 18
Swimming & Diving at Day Three
All Day
San Diego (SDSU Aztec Aquaplex)
Cross Country at NCAA Championships
6:30 AM
Evansville, IN
M Water Polo at Santa Clara vs. Loyola Marymount
11:00 AM
UC San Diego
M Water Polo at Concordia Irvine vs. Fresno Pacific
12:45 PM
UC San Diego
M Water Polo at UC Davis vs. Air Force (semifinal)
4:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Basketball at Seattle Pacific
5:30 PM
Azusa (APU)
M Water Polo vs. California Baptist (semifinal)
5:45 PM
UC San Diego
Men's Basketball at California Baptist
7:00 PM
Riverside
Sunday, November 19
M Water Polo at Loyola Marymount vs. L6 (7th place)
8:00 AM
UC San Diego
M Water Polo at Santa Clara vs. W6 (5th place)
9:40 AM
UC San Diego
M Water Polo at L7 vs. L8 (3rd place)
11:20 AM
UC San Diego
M Water Polo at W7 vs. W8 (1st place)
1:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Soccer vs. UC-Colorado Springs (Quarterfinals)
2:00 PM
UC San Diego
Friday, November 24
W Basketball at Azusa Pacific vs. Cal State San Marcos
3:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Basketball vs. Dominican
5:00 PM
UC San Diego
Diversity and Inclusion