The La Verne softball team came out ready to win as they took on a doubleheader against visiting Buena Vista Tuesday afternoon at Campus West. The Leopards won the first game, 14-3, along with pulling through to win the second game, 7-3.
After coming off a sweep to the Puget Sound Loggers, the University of La Verne softball team kept the energy high for the opening game of the double-header against the Whitworth Pirates as they took a 2-1 win, Saturday morning at Campus West.
The Leopards’ hopes of becoming conference champions ended with a heartbreaking walk-off 8-7 loss to the Chapman Panthers in the first round of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament May 6.
As she finished her workout with squats, pull, clean and jerk, and snatch, Hailey McCann sat on the floor, deciding if she wanted to go to In-N-Out for a burger with animal fries or to Little Caeser’s for a deep dish pizza.
After three years of fundraising, two years of house hunting and one false start, the University of La Verne Board of Trustees funded a $2.5 million Claremont home to be regarded as the new “University house.”