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From the dance floor to first base

From the dance floor to first base
Raven Freret, junior broadcasting major, plays first base for the softball team. Freret started playing softball at age 5 and has not stopped since. For the second consecutive season, Freret was named to the First Team All-Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. / photo by Nicole Ambrose Karleigh Neff Staff Writer It is almost impossible for a competitive college softball player to... 

Crutchfield talks Air Force and Olympics

Crutchfield talks Air Force and Olympics
Junior computer engineering major Nicole Crutchfield helped lead the women’s track and field team to a SCIAC Conference Championship this season. Crutchfield is a sprinter for the Leopards, competing in the 100, 200, 4x100 races. She took first place at the SCIAC Championships in the 100 and anchored the 4x100 where La Verne finished third. / photo by Ryan Gann Karleigh Neff Staff Writer Nicole Crutchfield... 

LaVernapalooza drops ‘Magic’ beat

LaVernapalooza drops ‘Magic’ beat
B.o.B performed at the fourth annual LaVernapalooza on May 2 at the Fox Theater in Pomona. The concert was opened by DJ Earworm and Mike Posner. B.o.B’s latest album, “Strange Clouds,” was released last year. / photo by Nicole Ambrose Karleigh Neff Staff Writer The Fox Theater in Pomona rattled with bass Thursday night as exuberant students and locals jumped to the beats of DJ Earworm, Mike Posner... 

Track claws SCIAC championship

Track claws SCIAC championship
Freshman jumper Angelina Arreola competes during the women’s high jump final Saturday. She placed 14th in SCIAC, clearing a height of 1.47m. The women’s team won its first SCIAC Championship since 2005 with 162 points. The men’s team finished second with 149 points. / photo by Zachary Horton Karleigh Neff Staff Writer Julian Mininsohn Staff Writer The women’s track and field team won the Southern... 

Cal Lutheran drowns ULV, 13-2

Cal Lutheran drowns ULV, 13-2
­ Sophomore defender Maddie Lovrensky rips a shot over Cal Lutheran freshman attacker Morgan Cook during the SCIAC contest held at Las Flores Park April 17 in La Verne. The Regals shot down the Leopards, 13-2. The water polo team finishes its season with a SCIAC record of 1-7 and an overall record of 11-21. La Verne begins SCIAC tournament play at 1 p.m. Friday against Caltech in Pasadena. The tournament... 

ULV ends season in the deep end

ULV ends season in the deep end
La Verne sophomore Allison Gunby treads against Occidental senior Danielle Garcia in an attempt to draw a foul in the offensive two-meter position from the goal line. The Leopards held the Tigers to two goals, losing 4-2 at Las Flores Park Saturday. La Verne finishes its season with a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference record of 1-7 and a record of 11-21 overall. / photo by Mitchell... 

Leos continue to dominate SCIAC

Leos continue to dominate SCIAC
Freshman computer science and engineering major Matt Wheeler competed with four other teammates in the high jump Saturday against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Caltech at Ortmayer Stadium. He placed fourth with a height of 1.75m. The next track and field meet is the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational at 10 a.m. Saturday in Claremont. / photo by Nicole Ambrose Karleigh Neff Staff Writer La Verne’s Ortmayer Stadium... 

Food Court: Dr. Grubbs sells Claremont High some grub

Karleigh Neff Staff Writer It is 20 minutes before the lunch break at Claremont High School. The beautiful campus consists of several red-roofed single story buildings separated only by courtyards with trees and sitting areas for students. Lunch service workers from the school’s cafeteria start to set up various eating stations, and each one has a large red tent or umbrella to cover the workers and... 

Leopards declawed by Wildcats

Leopards declawed by Wildcats
Outfielder Amanda Copas throws the ball back to second base during the second inning of the first game against Linfield College March 20. La Verne lost both games, 9-0 and 6-1. / photo by Katherine Careaga Karleigh Neff Staff Writer The softball team battled nationally ranked Linfield College Wednesday at Wheeler Park, but fell short in both games, losing the first game 9-0 and the second 6-1. The... 

Food Court: Students want Bon Appétit to list nutrition information

Karleigh Neff Staff Writer The students at the University of La Verne indulge in a variety of cuisine at the dining halls on campus. Davenport Dining Hall and Barbara’s Place both offer many dishes provided by the management company, Bon Appétit. Students are able to eat breakfast, lunch and dinner at either dining hall, and many students living on and off campus rely on them for all three. However,... 
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