The record for most receptions in the Leopards’ football program for 33 years was 123 – until senior wide receiver Alex Arellano decided to change it.
In their last home game of the season, the Leopards were tackled for a close loss by the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens, 21-20, Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium.
Junior running back Robert Fernandez holds back Claremont Mudd-Scripps junior linebacker Robby Weissenfels in the last quarter, to make room for senior wide receiver Alex Arellano against the Stags Saturday at Burns Stadium.
The NFL has been notorious for handing out ridiculous fines for mostly harmless acts including wearing wrong colored socks (yes, seriously) and celebrating after a scoring drive. But this season they are taking it to new levels.
With a minute and four seconds left on the clock, senior quarterback Zak Tomlinson threw a pass for a successful two-point conversion, leading the Leopards to their first win of the season against the Occidental Tigers Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium. 57-56.
In its second Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game of the season, the football team fell 49-14 to the Redlands Bulldogs Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium.
The La Verne football team faced non-conference opponent Whitworth for its home opener Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium.
Two things seem to be intersecting lately a lot more than they should – domestic violence and the NFL.
With his green and orange helmet and jersey printed with the number 24, La Verne senior running back Travis Sparks-Jackson hit the field at Ortmayer Stadium for his last Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game.
The La Verne football team had its best season in two decades and proved its skeptics wrong by winning its first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title since 1995 with an undefeated record.