With increasing competition, and sports teams practicing – or at least conditioning – for extended periods beyond their competitive seasons, some student athletes here struggle to balance their academic classes with work and their intense practice schedules.
The Leopards claimed a 10-9 victory against Claremont-Mudds-Scripps Wednesday. This is the second win in a row for the Leopards who now move to 4-6 in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
The men’s water polo team fell short to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference powerhouse, the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens, 19-16, as the Leopards were unable to respond to a third quarter scoring streak by the Sagehens.
The men’s water polo team suffered a big 15-4 loss against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in its Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener Wednesday night at the Axelrod Aquatics Center in Claremont.
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.