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Track finishes 3rd at SCIAC meet

The track and field teams competed in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships hosted by Occidental on Saturday and Sunday at the Bill Henry Track. The men’s and women’s teams each finished in third place. “I felt that the championship was a blessing overall for me and my team,” senior runner Chancise Watkins said. “Everything went as planned and it was beyond... 

Softball silences Sagehen offense

Softball silences Sagehen offense
Senior left outfielder Laura Olson fights off an inside pitch to avoid a strike out against Pomona-Pitzer Saturday. The last series for the softball team took place at Pomona-Pitzer this past weekend. The Leopards caged the Sagehens, winning both games of the doubleheader with the scores of 6-3 and 6-1, extending their winning streak to five games. / photo by Hunter Cole Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports... 

Athletics Pavilion lockers burglarized

La Verne Police still have no suspects in the April 17 and 18 burglaries of several athletes’ lockers in the Athletics Pavilion. Items stolen include iPads, keyboard cases, athletic shoes, bags and other miscellaneous items, according to Campus Safety officers, who said the theft took place between 6:30 p.m. and 10:30 a.m. Lockers were unlocked at the time, said Associate Director of Campus Safety... 

Leopards and Bulldogs split series

Leopards and Bulldogs split series
La Verne senior left fielder Laura Olson rounds second base as Redlands second baseman Amanda Clark tries to save a ball missed by shortstop Vicki King in the bottom of the sixth inning Saturday. La Verne’s next doubleheader is noon Saturday at Pomona-Pitzer. / photo by Helen Arase Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor  La Verne settled for a split against No. 18 Redlands Saturday at Campus West. The... 

Leos win three of last six contests

During the ninth inning of the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader, junior shortstop Rebecca Ireland makes the throw to first for an easy out. Donning pink breast cancer awareness jerseys, La Verne faced Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Campus West’s opening weekend. The Leopards split the doubleheader, winning the first game, 2-1, and losing the second, 11-4. / photo by Hunter Cole Jolene Nacapuy Assistant... 

Davis has golf team on the rise

Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor Competitive. If he could repeat it over and over, that would be the word used to describe him. Chris Davis, head coach of the golf team, is a competitive character and shows this on and off the course. “Being head coach for the second year is a little easier,” Davis said. “The first year was a challenge because it was all new to me.” Davis has been working... 

Softball splits series with Sagehens

Softball splits series with Sagehens
Danielle Vela, junior second baseman, rushes to cover first base as Sagehens’ Lauren Boden quickly approaches during the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader. The Leopards lost the game, 7-4, in seven innings. Following a doubleheader sweep of Occidental the following day, the team improved its record to 10-14 overall and 6-8 in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, good... 

Campus West site to open in April

Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor West Campus Athletics Complex is the new home for the University of La Verne’s softball and baseball team. The fields are located in an area off of Wheeler Avenue and Arrow Highway. Each field will include a new press box, bleachers and batting cages. The complex will also include two paring lots and a multi-purpose field with lights. “Campus West is an incredible... 

Runners and throwers showcase skill at Tri Meet

Runners and throwers showcase skill at Tri Meet
La Verne senior Matt Rehder places first in the men’s javelin event at the La Verne Tri Meet Saturday, throwing a distance of 49.55 m. The meet, hosted by La Verne at Ortmeyer Stadium, welcomed Orange Coast College and Golden West College and ended with La Verne taking more than 20 first place spots. / photo by Veronica Orozco Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor The track and field teams hosted... 

Swim splashes 16 school records

Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor The swimming and diving teams competed in the Southern California Intercollegiate Ath­letic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships, held at the Brenda Villa Aquatic Center in Commerce last weekend. The men finished fourth and the women finished sixth, and overall the two teams broke 16 school records this year. “This season went well and everyone has... 
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