Coach leads athletes on two fields

California Baptist University men’s soccer head coach Ryan Jorden is the epitome of a player’s coach. Amidst coaching the team to a number seven national ranking, and leading them to a record of 10 wins and two losses, he gives all the credit to the players, saying, “they are the ones who play the games, […]

Falling into the top

With four teams ranked in the top 15 in the nation, California Baptist University Athletics excelled in the Fall 2010 season. Men’s soccer, water polo, and cross country, along with women’s volleyball and soccer thrived so far this year. The Lancers broke records in 2010. With five out six teams achieving national rankings, CBU has […]

Start of MLB postseason awakens rivalries

When you hear the word October: autumn leaves, pumpkin spice lattes and Halloween candy may come to mind. For those sports fanatics, October is all about the Major League Baseball (MLB) postseason. This year the battle for the 2010 World Series championship title includes the Braves, Giants, Phillies, Rangers, Rays, Reds, Twins, and Yankees. The […]

CBU joins PACWest

The Pacific West Conference (PACWest) received its 10th membership school to take part of the NCAA Division II. California Baptist University will be joining schools from Hawaii, Northern California, Utah, and Arizona beginning in Fall 2011. According to, it was a unanimous decision from the presidents, chancellors and executive members to accept CBU into PACWest. […]

Flag football kicks off

The rosters are turned in, the lines on the front lawn are painted and the referees are hired. Flag football season is ready to begin. This year, the intramural sport that already boasts more participation than any other at California Baptist University is set to have a record number of teams. There will be 14 […]

Not Your Average Mo

Loyalty, dedication and drive. Three qualities that make up a great person and a great staff member. Mo Roberson exemplifies all three. Roberson holds the title of Assistant Director of Athletics, Facilities. He has come a long way from his humble beginnings at California Baptist University as an evening program undergrad student in 1996. Roberson […]


As the sports seasons begin to come to an end, the California Baptist University athletics program is readying itself for the jump to the National Collegiate Athletic Association. The NCAA is one of the most recognized brands in all of sports, just like Major League Baseball and the National Football League. But in order to […]

Men’s volleyball number one

It has been another successful regular season for California Baptist University’s men’s volleyball team, as they have ridden their 22-5 record to a No. 1 seed in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics tournament. The Lancers have not lost to any NAIA team this season, as all of the Lancers’ five losses this season came […]