Senior midfielder Justin Funes opened the scoring for La Verne after taking a shot outside the 18-yard box, placing it in the far corner, to lead the Leopards to a 2-0 win over the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags.
In an energetic game against Cal Lutheran, the women’s soccer team showed fighting spirit but was unable to score, losing 2-0 Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
The women’s volleyball team fell 3-0 to No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Friday at Frantz Athletic Court.
Sophomore attacker Domenic D’Andrea prepares for a goal scored during the men’s water polo game against alumni Saturday at the La Verne Aquatic Center.
Sports results, schedule and standings for the week of Sept. 30, 2016.
Senior outside hitter Delaney Lynch sends over a spike backed up by teammates senior setter Tiffany Mancuso, sophomore libero Sarah Yauchzee, and senior middle blocker Kelsi Robinson.
The La Verne football team faced non-conference opponent Whitworth for its home opener Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium.
The Leopards tasted their first defeat of the season after four undefeated conference games, in the 1-0 matchup against Redlands Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
Only 36 percent of rapes are ever reported to law enforcement, and less than 5 percent are prosecuted according to the Justice Department. Over the past few weeks, there has been much outrage because of the early release of convicted rapist Brock Turner, after he served three months of a six-month sentence.
Sports results, schedule and standings for the week of Sept. 23, 2016.