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Track and field sprints into season

Freshman kinesiology major Jake Pavlovics practices his 110 meter hurdles for the meet Saturday at Pomona College, where he will compete in the Pomona All-Corners decathlon. The Leopards’ first home meet will be March 1. / photo by Austen Beck Autumn Simon Staff Writer The University of La Verne track and field team is in session and coaching staff are motivated and are poised to conquer the Southern... 

Leopard sprints way to Nationals

Leopard sprints way to Nationals
Junior speech communication major Chancise Watkins does more than run track. He enjoys video games, collecting hats and getting tattoos. Watkins gets his tattoos from a friend back home in Blythe, Watkins’ dorm walls are covered with his awards that he has accumulated over the years. Watkins won the 200-meter at the SCIAC Championships with a time of 21.31. / photo by Stephanie Ball Julian Mininsohn Staff... 

Track claws SCIAC championship

Track claws SCIAC championship
Freshman jumper Angelina Arreola competes during the women’s high jump final Saturday. She placed 14th in SCIAC, clearing a height of 1.47m. The women’s team won its first SCIAC Championship since 2005 with 162 points. The men’s team finished second with 149 points. / photo by Zachary Horton Karleigh Neff Staff Writer Julian Mininsohn Staff Writer The women’s track and field team won the Southern... 

Leopards prepare for SCIAC finals

Leopards prepare for SCIAC finals
Freshman Nasjua Palmer and junior Ebony Williams race to a third place finish in their heat at the women’s 4×100 relay at the 27th Annual Pomona-Pitzer Track and Field Invitational Saturday at Strehle Track in Claremont. The women’s team remains undefeated in SCIAC play. The next scheduled event for La Verne is today at the Bryan Clay Invitational in Azusa. / photo by Chelsea Knight Sydney... 

Leos continue to dominate SCIAC

Leos continue to dominate SCIAC
Freshman computer science and engineering major Matt Wheeler competed with four other teammates in the high jump Saturday against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Caltech at Ortmayer Stadium. He placed fourth with a height of 1.75m. The next track and field meet is the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational at 10 a.m. Saturday in Claremont. / photo by Nicole Ambrose Karleigh Neff Staff Writer La Verne’s Ortmayer Stadium... 

Track and field dominate in SCIAC opener

Track and field dominate in SCIAC opener
Junior Matt Rehder threw his javelin 179 feet and 5 inches, a personal record, placing him first in the javelin throw Saturday’s SCIAC Quad Meet at Pomona-Pitzer. The Leopards improved their conference standing to 2-0. The next conference track meet is March 23 at Redlands. / photo by Katherine Careaga Kat Simonelli Staff Writer The track and field teams had no trouble with their Southern California... 

La Verne finishes on top in first track invitational

La Verne finishes on top in first track invitational
Junior James Francis races to win his heat of the 110-meter hurdles during the La Verne Invitational meet Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium. Francis finished second with a time of 16.31. / photo by Zachary Horton Karleigh Neff Staff Writer La Verne’s track and field team raced to victory on Saturday, placing first in 17 events at the first invitational hosted by the Leopards. The La Verne Invitational... 

ULV leaps into new home with 14 first place finishes

ULV leaps into new home with 14 first place finishes
Freshman Paul Clark pole vaults on the newly remodeled Ortmayer Stadium. La Verne hosted its first track and field event in more than six years Saturday in a preseason dual meet against Biola and Cal State San Marcos. / photo by Mitchell Aleman Karleigh Neff Staff Writer It has been more than six years since a track and field event has taken place on the La Verne campus. On Saturday, La Verne’s track... 

Mike Sacoto finds peace in track

Mike Sacoto finds peace in track
Other than his life on the track, Mike Sacoto, senior movement and sports science major, enjoys drawing people and things around him. Sacoto hopes to attend graduate school at La Verne. He also aspires to continue as a track and field coach. / photo by Jessica Harsen Katie Madden Staff Writer Six months after graduating with his bachelor’s in movement and sports science, 25-year-old Michael Sacoto... 

Ortmayer Stadium gets fresh look

Ortmayer Stadium gets fresh look
Remodeled with artificial turf, La Verne’s new football stadium has been open for football and soccer practice since mid-summer. With the opening of the new Ortmayer Stadium, the university will have one of the premiere stadiums in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The grand re-opening of the stadium will be at 5 p.m. Sept. 15. / photo by Hunter Cole Christian Orozco Sports... 
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