The University of La Verne men's and women's swimming and diving teams traveled to the Belmont Plaza in Long Beach to compete in the 2000 Speedo Classic last Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Over 20 schools ranging from Divisions I, II and III participated in the event. Some of the schools included USC, UCLA, Hawaii, BYU, and UC San Diego.
With back-to-back meets at Pepperdine University last Friday and the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational on Saturday, the University of La Verne's swimming and diving teams showed promise in early season competition.
Several impressive individual performances, including two school records, led the University of La Verne men's and women's swim teams through their first taste of Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) competition at Saturday's Pomona-Pitzer Invitational.
Following the ongoing battle with an expired contract and a fight for higher wages, University of La Verne Bon Appétit workers joined together on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. to confront University administration and delegate their needs.
A live oak tree fell in Sneaky Park on Wednesday morning, taking a city light pole with it. This is the third historic live oak to fall on the University of La Verne campus since January due to heavy winter rainstorms.