Tag: Football

Woman kicker tackles expectations

Kyeesha “Mika” Makekau, a native of the state of Hawaii, arrived at the University of La Verne this semester to become the first ever female football player.

Sagehens win fourth in a row against La Verne

The Leopards fell to the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens, 49-14, in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football matchup Saturday at Merrits Field in Claremont.

Leopards dethrone SCIAC champs in OT

La Verne notched a huge win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in its Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener Saturday, upsetting the defending champs in overtime, 20-17, at Ortmayer Stadium.

Leopards run over Bearcats, 43-33

The Leopards football team celebrated its first win of the season with a 43-33 victory over the Willamette Bearcats at Ortmayer Stadium on Saturday.

Leopards cede 500 yards to Pirates

The Leopards football team opened the 2019 season with a tough 50-24 loss to the No. 11 ranked Whitworth Pirates at Ortmayer Stadium on Saturday.

Kicker looks to make football history

Kyeesha “Mika” Makekau, a senior at ‘Iolani School in Honolulu, Hawaii, is soon to become not just the newest kicker for the University of La Verne football team, but the first female football player in team history as well.

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