The men’s water polo team earned its first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win of the season after defeating the Caltech Beavers, 11-8, Wednesday at the La Verne Aquatics Center.
The La Verne women’s soccer team split two Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference games this week, losing 1-0 to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Saturday and topping Chapman, 2-0, Wednesday.
Junior middle blocker Kelsi Robinson keeps the rally alive against Occidental’s defense with a spike in the fourth set Tuesday at Frantz Athletic Court.
Sports results, schedule and standings for the week of Oct. 23, 2015.
With the clock ticking down from five seconds in the fourth quarter, the intensity continued to rise for the La Verne Leopards and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags football teams.
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.