Lancers set for new era of crosstown rivalry

It may not have an official name yet but a rivalry is starting to heat up. The two universities may not compete in the same conference but California Baptist and the University of California, Riverside, are ready to battle in a fight for Riverside sports supremacy. Out of the 13 sports in which both universities […]

Athletics faces challenges in DI transition

With California Baptist University’s move from NCAA Division II to Division I, gone are the days of playoff appearances, conference championships and national awards, right? Not so fast. Less than a month into Division-I competition, the Lancer fall teams have already proven they belong. Riding a 29-1 campaign in 2017, CBU volleyball found instant success […]

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Golf takes time off from tournaments, preps for spring season

California Baptist University’s men’s and women’s golf teams are preparing to take a nearly four-month break from tournament competition. The teams have been on a roll this season and the players expressed their plans to keep up that momentum heading into their off-period. The gap between tournaments is in accordance with NCAA rules because the […]

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Hodges overcomes obstacles, conquers on the links

Performing well as a student-athlete requires motivation, patience and hard work, especially when it comes to the sport of golf. Kendel Hodges, freshman business administration major, executes this task with grace despite the adversity he has battled from birth. In June 2015, PGA of America created a video titled “Impacting Lives Through Golf on CBS” […]

Promising, successful postseason ahead for men’s and women’s golf teams

Aiming high for the next upcoming NCAA Division II championship, both the men’s and women’s golf teams at California Baptist University prepare for another hole-in-one result. The Lancers will head to the PacWest Conference Championships April 18-20, in Phoenix, Arizona, after a victory March 22 at the Eagle Glen Golf Course invitational with a five-over-par […]