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Cal Poly Pomona Broncos
University California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Conference(s) California Collegiate Athletic Association
NCAA Division II
Athletics director Brian Swanson
Location Pomona, CA
Varsity teams
Basketball arena Kellogg Gym
Baseball stadium Scolinos Field [1]
Mascot Billy Bronco
Nickname Broncos
Fight song William Tell Overture
Colors Green and Gold

         

Homepage Bronco Athletics

The Cal Poly Pomona Broncos or Cal Poly Broncos[2][3] are the athletic sports team for the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona). Cal Poly Pomona has 12 varsity sports teams and offers student participation in a wide range of sports including soccer, volleyball, track and field, basketball, softball, baseball, and tennis. Cal Poly Pomona participates at the NCAA's Division II (DII) level in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). The Broncos have 61 CCAA championships[4] and 14 NCAA National Championships,.[5]

ChampionshipsEdit

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NCAA national championships (14)Edit

Cal Poly Pomona has won NCAA Division II championships in the following events:

Sport NCAA National
Championships
Seasons
Men's Baseball 3 1976, 1980, 1983
Men's Basketball 1 2010
Women's Basketball 5 1982, 1985, 1986, 2001, 2002
Men's Cross Country 1 1983
Women's Tennis 4 1980, 1981, 1991, 1992
Total 14

CCAA championships (61)Edit

Cal Poly Pomona has won CCAA championships in the following events:

  • Men's sports (25):
    • Men's Water Polo (5) - 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978
    • Men's Baseball (7) - 1976, 1979, 1980, 1983, 1885, 1988, 1991
    • Men's Basketball (5) - 1980-1981, 2004–2005, 2008–2009, 2009–2010, 2012-2013
    • Men's Cross Country (5) - 1983, 1985, 1994, 1996, 1997
    • Men's Outdoor Track & Field (3) - 1972, 1997, 1998
  • Women's sports (36):
    • Women's Basketball (18) - 1981-1982, 1982–1983, 1983–1984, 1984–1985, 1985–1986, 1986–1987, 1987–1988, 1988–1989, 1989–1990, 1990–1991, 1991–1992, 1992–1993, 1993–1994, 1996–1997, 1997–1998, 1999–2000, 2000–2001, 2001–2002
    • Women's Soccer (2) - 1991, 1999
    • Women's Tennis (11) - 1983, 1985, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1997, 1998, 2003
    • Women's Outdoor Track & Field (2) - 1997, 1998
    • Women's Volleyball (3) - 1981, 1990, 2005

Club sportsEdit

There are currently 7 club sports at Cal Poly Pomona.[6]

  • Cal Poly Pomona Cycling
  • Cal Poly Pomona Equestrian Team
  • Cal Poly Pomona Inline Hockey Club
  • Cal Poly Pomona Lacrosse
  • Cal Poly Pomona Martial Arts
  • Cal Poly Pomona Skii and Snowboard Team
  • Cal Poly Pomona Ultimate Frisbee

All student may only participate in any clubs/activities with a 3.0 or higher

Bronco Pep BandEdit

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The Bronco Pep Band is a student-run band at the university. The band is currently a group within the Athletic Department.

Cal Poly Pomona music department student Daniel Sandt became the first director of what became known as "Bronco Pep Band version 2.0".[7]

DirectorsEdit

  • Daniel Sandt (2002–2005)
  • Steven Corral (2005–2009)
  • James Rodriguez (2009 - 2012)
  • Branden Herron (2012 - current)

Fight songEdit

The first fight songEdit

Song of the Viking[8]
Words by Jerry Voorhis, Sung to the tune of The University of Maine Stein Song

Bronco Fight SongEdit

The finale of the overture to the opera William Tell has served as the university's fight song.[9]

See alsoEdit

  • Cal Poly Pomona Broncos men's basketball

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

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