Following the men’s team path to cancelation and ending 50 years of tradition in the sport, University of La Verne women’s tennis program was suspended with no plans of reinstatement.
The women’s soccer team lost its season-opener against Antelope Valley, 2-0, Sept. 1 at Ortmayer Stadium, despite dominating in shots and possession.
The lead changed three times for the men’s soccer team before ending in a 3-3 tie against Chapman Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium.
Sports results, schedule and standings for the week of Sept. 9, 2016.
La Verne women’s soccer junior goalkeeper Heather Seaman has suffered from four concussions in her lifetime, three of which came from injuries during her time at La Verne.
After four years with her green and white jersey stamped with the number three on the back, it was time for Katherine Kibbe to trade it in for a black cap and gown.
In an attempt to protect young athletes, U.S. Soccer has put in place several initiatives that took effect January 2016, addressing matters such as head injuries and banning “headers” for younger children.
After two terrible seasons with Byron Scott, it was only time for Laker fans to retaliate and see him get fired. Lucky for them, he did. But adding to the sweetness of this was the hiring of Luke Walton as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers organization.
The 2016 season wrapped up with some success for the women’s tennis team after a slow start that included a seven-game losing streak.
Copa America Centenario will be the biggest men’s soccer tournament hosted by the United States since the 1994 World Cup, which still holds the attendance record of 3,587,538 and an average of 68,991 per game.