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 […]

Take It Outside II showcases team’s depth

The California Baptist University Lancers lost a high-energy match Nov. 14 to California State University–Bakersfield, on CBU’s Front Lawn in the second annual Take It Outside wrestling event. Throughout the competition, the Lancers battled the Roadrunners with determination, but were unable to defeat the CSU–Bakersfield team, losing 28-12. The matched marked CBU’s fourth competition with […]

Upcoming wrestling season brings tough training regimen

The wrestling team at California Baptist University has just started their pre-season training regimen, preparing for the tough competition ahead of them with eight-hour weeks of practices. Lennie Zalesky, head wrestling coach, said that the eight-hour weeks benefit the team through technique training and conditioning. “We use this time to either weight lift or condition,” […]

Historic opportunity for wrestler in tournament

During the Labor Day weekend, California Baptist University was represented at the 2015 World Wrestling Greco-Roman Tournament by CBU wrestler and student Micah Lopez. As a high school student, Lopez competed in the tournament at a junior level, winning gold in the Independent Interscholastic Athletic Association of Guam All-Island Wrestling Tournament as a junior and […]