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Men’s basketball slams Afghan national team

Danielle Hunt Staff Writer The men’s basketball team finished its final preseason test Saturday night with a 73-53 win over the Afghanistan national team in front of a home crowd at Frantz Athletic Court. “We are a really strong team this year with our strength in numbers and unselfish playing style,” head coach Richard Reed said. “We are a great team family and we set aside our personal issues... 

Competitors race to the finish for the NHRA

Competitors race to the finish for the NHRA
Courtney Force, daughter of 15 time world champion John Force, speeds down the quarter mile track in her Traxxas sponsored Ford Mustang beating Ron Capps to go to the semifinals of the National Hot Rod Association Drag Racing Finals Sunday at the Pomona Motor Speedway. The next race that will be held at the Pomona Motor Speedway will be held Feb. 9-12. / photo by Hunter Cole  Read More →

Women’s basketball sets expectations high

Women's basketball sets expectations high
Head coach Matt Rogers preps his team for last week’s game against Cal State Fullerton. The Leopards fell to the Titans, 91-51. The first home game of the season is Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. against the Whitman Missionaries. The Leopards finished last season with a 6-8 record in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and an 8- 17 overall record. / photo by Katherine Careaga Taylor... 

Men’s basketball is ready for season

Men's basketball is ready for season
As the men’s basketball team drills technique, junior Erick Becker and senior Vince Bauer defend against freshman Weston Newell as he attempts to make a pass. The team is going through two-a-day practices with one practice in the morning before classes and another in the afternoon. The Leopards will play the Afghanistan National Team at 7 p.m. Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court. The Leopards will... 

Leopards are ready to get their feet wet with start of swimming and diving season

Alex Forbess Editorial Director After a season of rebuilding, head swimming and diving coach Pat Skehan and the Leopards are ready to make a splash in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The swimming and diving team is entering the 2012-2013 season with a roster full of youth and talent. Skehan, entering her second season as head coach for the Leopards, spoke with every student-athlete... 

Leopard Scoreboard

At the buzzer Men’s Basketball, Nov. 1 La Verne – 50 UC Santa Barbara – 74 Volleyball, Nov. 1 La Verne – 0 Chapman – 3 Football, Nov. 3 La Verne – 34 Cal Lutheran – 59 Men’s Water Polo, Nov. 3 La Verne – 9 Redlands – 12 Schedule Friday Volleyball vs. Hardin-Simmons @ Thousand Oaks, TBA Men’s water polo @ Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 11:30 a.m. Saturday Swimming and diving in Bulldog... 

Cross country runners finish strong at SCIAC championships

Veronica Orozco News Editor More than 100 spectators rushed to the final straightaway, making sure they witnessed senior Lenore Moreno finish first for La Verne at the 2012 SCIAC Cross Country Championships at Prado Park in Chino Saturday. This is one of few great accomplishments the men’s and women’s cross country teams obtained, with the men finishing third overall and the women fourth. Along... 

Leopards claw their way to wins

Leopards claw their way to wins
Senior middle blocker Catie Logan smashes the ball over the net for a kill in the third set of Saturday’s match against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. Saturday was the volleyball team’s senior night. After each senior was recognized by program announcers, the Leopards took the court against the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athenas. The Leopards mauled the Athenas, 3-0. This win boosted the Leopards into No.... 

Sagehens peck their way into win

Sagehens peck their way into win
Junior defender Brianna Romero pushes forward and takes a shot late in the first half of Saturday’s game against Pomona Pitzer at Ortmayer Stadium. The Leopards were stumped by the Sagehens, 1-0. / photo by Zachary Horton Robert Penalber News Editor Despite an aggressive offense and multiple saves from the goalkeeper, the women’s soccer team lost its final match of the season to Pomona-Pitzer by... 

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... 
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