The La Verne Athletics Association inducted eight athletes and the 1972 NAIA National Championship baseball team into the Hall of Fame Saturday at the Mountain Meadows Golf Course in Pomona.
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The University of La Verne’s 11th Annual Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was held Saturday at the Sheraton Fairplex Avalon Ballroom.
The golf team is ready to tee up another season with a great opportunity to defend last year’s league championship.
Natalie Veissalov Staff Writer Family and friends gathered at Ortmayer Stadium and later in the Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion to share memories about Roland Ortmayer’s life on Nov. 22. Ortmayer, who died Oct. 9, was a legendary figure at the University of La Verne. There were about 250 people in attendance to honor his […]
Born on Aug. 22, 1917, in College Park, Md., Roland “Ort” Ortmayer was destined for greatness. Yes, greatness is a broad word that can mean many things, but that is what Ort was to the many people he influenced in his life.
Roland “Ort” Ortmayer, called one of the most important figures at the University of La Verne during his 43 years as a professor, coach and athletic director, died yesterday morning of heart and kidney failure. He was 91.
Head baseball coach Scott Winterburn, whose team won the SCIAC championship last May, accepted a new position as assistant athletic director with mixed feelings, following a failed tenure bid that caused University of La Verne administrative officials to change his job classification from faculty member to administrator.
A family is said to be a support system that encourages and shapes a person into the best they can be.
Perfection has become a common trait for the University of La Verne golf team for the past two years. The team completed another historic season on Tuesday by going undefeated in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for the second time earning them back-to-back championships.
Rex Huigens, a hall of fame athlete, an award-winning coach and a dedicated professor at the University of La Verne, will retire at the end of this semester after dedicating more than 37 years of his life to the faculty and students of ULV.