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 […]

NAIA Champs Challenge Division I Opponents

As they wear their national championship rings proudly, the California Baptist University Men’s Volleyball team is getting ready to hit the courts once again for another impressive season. With practices in the early hours of the morning, the Lancers prepare for a challenging season against schools like Princeton University, Harvard University and Stanford University. This […]

Swim and Dive Team Hopes For Title

Swimming and Diving teams at California Baptist University have kicked, flipped and pulled to an undefeated start in the 2010-2011 season. With first or second place finishes at the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) national championships every year since 2000, this team has been a consistent source of athletic excellence for the university. At […]

Men’s basketball Mixes It Up

A new era of men’s basketball at California Baptist University was ushered in with the opening tip off at Thursday night’s season opener. This year, the Lancers have a radically different team, as they look to make a playoff run for the seventh consecutive year. The team features nine new players, as well as four […]

New Women’s Program

Ladies and Gentlemen the time has come for the beginning of the California Baptist University women’s basketball season. The Golden State Athletic Conference (GSAC) season begins Nov. 30 at national-power Point Loma Nazarene University where the girls will finally be able to test the teamwork and dedication they have worked so hard for. Last year’s […]