Wrestling coach’s heroic actions send message to fellow coaches, students

Derek Moore shows brave courage in saving woman from robbery. California Baptist University assistant wrestling coach Derek Moore made headlines when he helped prevent a robbery in Daytona, Florida, Aug. 6. The news coverage from ncaa.com and calbaptist.edu brought attention to CBU, it’s wrestling program and it’s highly successful and now heroic, coach. The CBU […]

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Wrestling prepares for championships

California Baptist University’s wrestling team took second place Feb. 4 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships in Colorado Springs. Lennie Zalesky, head coach, sent 10 wrestlers to compete in the RMAC Championship and five wrestlers competed for individual championships in their respective weight classes. The Lancers, ranked No. 14, were unable to obtain a […]

Waste notches top spot in NCAA

NCAA Division II 197-weight class secured by top wrestler Jacob Waste, senior criminal justice major and wrestler at California Baptist University, is having a successful 2016-2017 season after being named the No. 1-ranked athlete in the nation at the NCAA Division II level for the 197-weight class. Waste has also been named an All-American athlete […]

Wrestling season winds down, winning streak keeps NCAA Div. II ranking high

The wrestling season for California Baptist University Lancers has been noteworthy, as multiple wrestlers have given outstanding performances throughout the season, resulting in the breaking of records and putting the program on the map. In November, wrestlers and a crowd of 2,082, attended the Take It Outside tournament. Even though the Lancers lost to the NCAA […]