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Leopards use better judgement to get past Brandeis

Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor The women’s tennis team defeated No. 24 Brandeis, 6-3, Thursday at the Claremont Club. The Leopards have now beaten three nationally ranked teams in four games to begin the season. The Brandeis Judges were a challenging team but the Leopards came out on top, swinging strong in both the doubles and singles matches. “Doubles played really well and I’m proud... 

Women’s track team places at Pomona meet

Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor The track and field teams competed Saturday, at the Pomona-Pitzer All Comers Meet, which was held at Sterile Track at Pomona College. The women took first in the hammer throw and the 4×100 relay. Senior Deanna Doss won the hammer throw, logging 45.11 meters “I feel pretty great about placing first in the hammer event. Especially because I threw a 10-pound... 

Women’s basketball held in check by Regals

Women’s basketball held in check by Regals
La Verne sophomore Jasmine Bush attempts to defend the basket against Cal Lutheran freshman Jessica Salottolo during Saturday’s game at Frantz Athletic Court. The game ended in a 63-47 loss for the Leopards putting La Verne on a two game losing streak. / photo by Stephanie Ball Jolene Nacapuy Assistant Sports Editor The women’s basketball team lost to the Cal Lutheran Regals, 63-47, Saturday at... 

LV swim plunges into new season

LV swim plunges into new season
Coach Pat Skehan oversees the swim team practice for the upcoming meet. Assistant coaches Mike Kuzman, Gary Appel, and Erin Morten lead the 600-yard warm-up and rev-ups. The team works on breakout cords, parachutes, and kicking exercises. The Leopards compete against Occidental at 11 a.m. Saturday at the La Verne Aquatic Center. / photo by Sarah Golden Jolene Nacapuy Staff Writer The University of... 

Cross country competes in NCAA Regionals

Cross country competes in NCAA Regionals
Sophomore Brian Hayes was the first University of La Verne runner to cross the finish line in 10th place overall in the NCAA men’s cross country West Region Championships at Pomona-Pitzer Saturday. Following Hayes was La Verne’s Cristobal Gutierrez, who came in 12th place. The men’s team finished fifth overall. Hayes and Gutierrez will compete in Hanover, Ind., for the NCAA national championships... 

Kingsmen spoil senior night at LV

Kingsmen spoil senior night at LV
La Verne junior safety Carvante Hill and sophomore linebacker Matt Canlas try to take down Cal Lutheran senior running back Wayne Chapman in the first quarter. The Leopards lost to the Kingsmen, 49-21. / photo by Hunter Cole Jolene Nacapuy Staff Writer In their last home game of the season, the Leopards lost 49-21 to the Cal Lutheran Kingsmen Saturday night. Due to many missed scoring opportunities... 

Leopards finish strong in SCIAC

Leopards finish strong in SCIAC
Senior Cristobal Gutierrez rounds the last corner to the finish line Saturday for the cross country SCIAC Championships at Prado Regional Park in Chino. Gutierrez completed the 8,000-meter course in ninth place with a time of 26 minutes, 32.12 seconds. Gutierrez earned an all-league first team selection along with teammate Bryan Hayes. The Leopards will compete in the NCAA West Region Championships... 

Basketball loses close game in home opener

Basketball loses close game in home opener
Senior point guard Alonzo Young attempts a layup against El Salvador’s James Valladares in the second half of the men’s basketball game Wednesday. The Leopards went on to lose to the El Salvador National Team, 78-77, after rallying from a 15-point deficit in the second half. / photo by Ryan Gann Jolene Nacapuy Staff Writer The men’s basketball team faced a tough loss for the seasons’ first... 

First person experience: Rob Zombie brings fear and fun

<i>First person experience</i>: Rob Zombie brings fear and fun
Bass-heavy electronic music producer and DJ Zomboy fills the Fairplex with heart pounding rhythm as the crowd dances at Rob Zombie’s “Great American Nightmare” Oct. 25. Nightly concerts featured music ranging from heavy metal to electronic dance. / photo by Hunter Cole Jolene Nacapuy Staff Writer As a broke college student, you want to find something fun to do, but at a cheap price. October is... 

Football drops game on the road

Football drops game on the road
Sophomore running back Travis Sparks runs the ball to just inside La Verne’s 5 yard line during the fourth quarter Saturday as a final attempt to beat the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens. The referee called a holding penalty and the ball was called back, leading to the Leopards’ 31-23 loss . La Verne’s next game is scheduled at 1 p.m. on Saturday at home against Chapman. / photo by Jessica Harsen Jolene... 
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