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.
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.
The softball team split a doubleheader against the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens after a strong fifth inning performance in game two Saturday. The Leopards lost game one, 9-4, and bounced back with a 10-5 win after late reassurance from the offense.
Colleen Flores is making history as the La Verne Police Department’s first female chief of police. She began as an explorer at the Upland Police Department before going to the academy to become an officer.
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.”
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.