The men’s soccer team played for a grueling two hours, took six shots on goal and amassed seven saves against the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags but was unable to notch a single goal in a scoreless tie Wednesday at Pritzlaff Field in Claremont.
The No. 21 ranked La Verne volleyball team came out strong against No. 2 ranked Juniata at the annual Leopard Invitational Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court, but the Leopards were unable to defeat the Eagles, losing 3-1 in game two of the invitational.
La Verne’s basketball club, Leo Hoops, is gearing up and getting ready for another year of fun, competitive basketball. Tryouts for the team were successful this week, as many freshmen came out and brought new talent to the team.
La Verne sophomore driver Joshua Vega tries to get a shot past Cal Lutheran sophomore center Ryan Moguel and attacker George French in the fourth quarter of the last game of the Gary Troyer Memorial Convergence Tournament Saturday.
The La Verne volleyball team extended its winning streak to nine after defeating Pomona-Pitzer, 3-1, Caltech, 3-0 and Austin College, 3-1, this weekend at Frantz Athletic Court. The Leopards are now ranked No. 20 in the nation.
Chapman scored three goals in the second half Wednesday to hand the La Verne men’s soccer team a 3-1 loss.
Sports results, schedule and standings for the week of Oct. 9, 2015.
La Verne junior midfielder Justin Almandinger assists sophomore midfielder Auden Fox as he pasts Pomona-Pitzer senior defender Michael Cork and sophomore forward Peter Rentzepis in the second half of Monday’s game.
The La Verne women’s soccer team fell short to the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens, 3-1, Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
Women are not acknowledged enough or shown much respect in the sports world. This has gone on long enough.