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Ho’s outing gives LV win in game 1

Ho’s outing gives LV win in game 1
Junior first basemen Raven Freret slides into third base toward Occidental’s senior pitcher Brittnay Vacura during Saturday’s doubleheader. The teams split the doubleheader, leaving La Verne to win the first game, 1-0, and Occidental the second, 2-1. / photo by Chelsea Knight Karleigh Neff Staff Writer The softball team split its doubleheader on Saturday at Wheeler Park, winning the first game... 

Leopards opens season with sweep over Cal Lutheran

Leopards opens season with sweep over Cal Lutheran
Laura Olson records an out for the Leopards against Cal Lutheran in a doubleheader to open the SCIAC season Saturday. The Leopards won both games against the Regals by a combined score of 18-2, and improved their record to 6-0. La Verne is currently 7-1 and in third place in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference standings. / photo by Christopher Mora  Read More →

New fields renew hope for teams

New fields renew hope for teams
Graphic courtesy of David Evans and Associates, Inc. Ingrid Rodriguez Staff Writer With the West Campus project moving forward, the softball and baseball teams will finally have their own fields to call home. The project, with a projected completion date of December 2014, will create the West Campus Athletics Complex, with fields up to NCAA standards. It will also include a parking lot. The West Campus... 

Softball coach shares story of Olympic glory

Softball coach shares story of Olympic glory
Softball coach Julie Smith presents “How One Trains for an Olympic Gold Medal (and what one does with it once it’s won)” as part of the faculty lecture series Monday in the President’s Dining Room. Smith shared her experience of being part of the 1996 Olympic softball team. Smith also shared how she learned to embrace her great achievements and not allow them to define her. / photo by Pablo... 

Leos defeat Regals on senior day

Leos defeat Regals on senior day
During Saturday’s first game of two against Cal Lutheran at Wheeler Park, senior second baseman Tara Allis fields the ground ball to throw the runner out at first base. The Leopards split the doubleheader, falling 1-0 in the first game and then returning to tarnish the Regals’ crown 8-0 because of the mercy rule. It was also the team’s senior day, recognizing four graduating players. / photo... 

Softball splits series with Whittier

Softball splits series with Whittier
During La Verne’s first game of a doubleheader against Whittier Monday at Wheeler Park, junior Amanda Hastings beats the throw to first base. The first base umpire called her out and although the other umpires discussed the call, the ruling stood. The Leopards held off the Poets in a 2-1 victory in the first game. The Leopards lost the second game, 10-9. / photo by Zachary Horton  Read More →

ULV catches much needed break

ULV catches much needed break
Senior Tara Allis tries to tag out Redlands Kayla Uphold on March 3. The Leopards struggled after the Bulldogs scored seven runs in the fourth inning and five runs in the fifth. The Leopards lost their first game 13-3 and their second game 10-1 after playing a doubleheader against Redlands at Wheeler Park. The two losses extended the Leopards losing streak to four. / photo by Cameron Barr Christian... 

La Verne loses close games

La Verne loses close games
Sophomore first baseman Raven Freret is congratulated by head coach Julie Smith after hitting a home run in the first inning of the second game of La Verne’s doubleheader against Pomona-Pitzer in Claremont Saturday. Freret’s blast gave the Leopards to a 2-0 lead. Unfortunately, the Leopards gave up both games, 6-5 and 9-8. The Leopards now hold a 10-4 overall record and a 6-4 SCIAC record. The... 

Softball runs Lakers dry in victory

Karo Chakhlasyan Staff Writer Tension builds as senior outfielder Dee Dee Burns steps to the plate with a full count. She hits the ball up the middle in the bottom of the eighth, allowing senior catcher Daryn Schiveley to score, clinching the Leopards a 5-4 win over the Lake Superior State Lakers on Wednesday at Wheeler Park. The Leopards began heating up in the fifth inning and never looked back after... 

Softball starts season with a bang

Softball starts season with a bang
Sophomore Candice Nunez guards third base during the alumnae game Saturday at Wheeler Park. The Leopards won, 12-1. The Leopards have started their season with a record of 3-0. / photo by Cassandra Egan Christian Orozco Sports Editor After an impressive 2011 season, the softball team looks to take it all this year. The Leopards finished with a 26-16 overall record and an 18-6 Southern California Intercolleg­iate... 
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