The baseball team won two of its three round robin games this weekend, falling back into a three-way tie for fourth place in the Southern California Intercollegiate Conference.
The Cal Lutheran Kingsmen swept the Leopards in a three- game series, concluding the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season Friday and Saturday.
La Verne senior second baseman George Holland steps on second to force out Occidental senior Alec Strain before faking a throw to first Saturday.
The stands were filled with students, parents, alumni and other members of the La Verne community to commemorate the grand opening of the Campus West athletics facility. Located on Wheeler Avenue, the new baseball and softball fields at the facility finally made their debut Tuesday.
West Campus Athletics Complex is the new home for the University of La Verne’s softball and baseball team.
The baseball team earned a 17-8 victory over the Ithaca College Bombers of New York Sunday at Rio Hondo Community College in Whittier.
The Leopards were unable to defend their SCIAC title from last season finishing the season with an overall record of 22-16 and 16-12 in the conference.
The baseball team suffered a tough 5-4 loss to Pomona-Pitzer Sunday at Alumni Field in Claremont.
Cal Lutheran swept the Leopards in a three game series last weekend. The Kingsmen took game one 5-1, game two 4-2 and game three 7-1.
The baseball team battled it out against Occidental, losing two out of three games Friday and Saturday.