Running to Beat Records

The season began with a time of great personal loss for the California Baptist University Cross Country team. By the end of the season, the team overcame as they collected several personal honors and broke many team records. This year’s team persevered through the pain of the pre-season auto accident resulting in the death of […]

Three Cheers For New Coach

The fate of the California Baptist University cheer team was unknown until Oct. 26, when new coach, Tami Fleming, was hired to replace Coach Wendy Rice.  Fleming and Rice met 11 years ago while coaching for Glendora High School. Since they met their relationship grew and they became close friends. “Wendy was my best friend […]

Pursuing Victory

The desire to win has been the goal of many great athletes throughout history. This desire is fledged out through the hard work that shows in the sweat on a practice jersey, the bruises from tackling drills on a football field and the extra swings in the cage a player takes after his team leaves […]

CBU Blocked By Top Tier Opponent

After a loss last season to the national champions, California Baptist University (CBU) Lancers, Pepperdine University’s men’s volleyball team came back thirsty for a win to restore their honor and accomplished exactly that on Nov. 10. The CBU Lancers lost 25-21 in the fifth set. Because the game was a scrimmage, the men played to […]

Lancers Flop in the Pond

The California Baptist University Lancer men’s water polo team finished a record-breaking season of 32-6 on a not so high note with a loss to Concordia University 6-5 in the championship game of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Invite on Nov. 13. Senior player, Greg Smith, said, “going into the championship game, we […]

Football and the Pursit of Excellence

Excellence in athletics has become the pursuit of many Americans with sports stars like Michael Jordan, Tom Brady and Derek Jeter, but for California Baptist University professor, Todd Bates, sports has a greater impact than just great stats and lots of trophies. Sports became a passion for Bates while growing up and encompassed the way […]

CBU Wrestles New Season

Spandex, head gear, sweat and bodies slamming on to the mat. It is wrestling season once again and California Baptist University’s team is well on its way to nationals. Wrestling season spans from Sept. to March and with each tournament, the team hopes to have wrestlers qualify for nationals. In the Santa Ana tournament, CBU […]