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Spirit Squad gets set to soar again

Spirit Squad gets set to soar again
Group adds five new members In preparation for Spirit Squad tryouts, Ashley Rozatti leads a group of potential members in practice cheers. The tryouts consisted of separate groups of potential members who performed cheers based on various sport situations. For example; the judges asked the potential members to perform a cheer based on a scenario that the football team is on defense and the opposing... 

Sagehens sink ULV in swimming/diving opener

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer The Leopards’ men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams dropped their home opener against the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer on Friday afternoon. The women’s team came short 164-66 at the finish and the men’s team also fell short 154-87 at the end. Jaycee Hallford, Tiffany Martin, Niki Affolter and Brittany Orduno came in third with a time of 2:06.54 in the 200 yard... 

Facing, fighting the freshman 15

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer With late-night study sessions, busy schedules and the new-found freedom to eat and drink what you want, it becomes easy to gain weight. The freshman 15 is something that a lot of students are aware of but do nothing about. “With all these things changing, students don’t know how to handle the stress,” Matt Durant, director of strength and conditioning, said. “Our... 

Community runs for fun at Homecoming

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer The gun went off on Saturday morning at Sneaky park and students, faculty and members of the community headed down D Street, for the 5k Community Fun Run, put on by the University’s athletic training education program. “We want to raise community awareness of fitness and the athletic training student club,” Paul Alvarez, professor of movement and sports science, said. The... 

Bulldogs drag down Leopards, 27-7

Bulldogs drag down Leopards, 27-7
Football team loses 18th in a row. La Verne’s junior wide receiver Allen Daniels gets dragged down just short of a first down Saturday by Redlands cornerback Tony Santini. The Leopards kept the losing steak alive against the Bulldogs, falling 27-7. The Leopards look to bounce back on Saturday’s Homecoming game against Pomona-Pitzer. / photo by Garrett Gutierrez Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer In... 

Debate focuses on green regulations

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer Powerful words, knowledge and different points of view filled the President’s Dining Room on Oct. 28 during a debate put on by the University’s debate team for the Hot Spots lecture series. With global warming of great international concern, many counties and states are beginning to enforce green regulations. Along with these green regulations, new jobs will come and... 

Campus club helps business students acquire jobs

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer As students we all look forward to the day we can say, “I got a job.” To get the job you want, however, you need to distinguish yourself among all the other people going for the same job. And that is what the University of La Verne’s Society of Accountants aims to do. “The club is a really good opportunity to help students network with people who work in the field... 

Group brings religion to busy ULV students

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer Even with the busy schedule of a college student, with help from Christ’s X Factor – a Christian religious group on campus – students who are interested in maintaining their Christian connections may do so. “Our mission statement is to inspire fellow La Verne students and the community to live purpose driven lives through the gospel of Jesus Christ,” Tiffany Spears,... 

Stags take down Leopards, 20-14

Stags take down Leopards, 20-14
La Verne quarterback Christian Winnewisser lets a pass go before being hit late in the second quarter of the Leopards’ loss to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Saturday. Winnewisser finished with 205 passing yards and one touchdown, but the Leopards dropped the ball against the Stags, 20-14. La Verne remains winless with a record of 0-3. / photo by Christopher Guzman Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer The Leopards... 

Scripps offers Friday night easy listening

Nolasco Pesina Staff Writer Offering a relaxing environment and good music, Scripps College presented Levitt on the Lawn on Oct. 1. “This is such a chill atmosphere,” Samantha Vasquez said, while she enjoyed her evening. People walked around with food and sat on the grass with their mats and lawn chairs while taking in the musical performance of Darla provided by Levitt Pavilions, a non-profit... 
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