Priscilla Estrada, freshman finance major, passes the ball to her teammate to help get the double play.

Softball shares how they prepare for games

California Baptist University ended the Seattle U Softball series 1-2 on March 19. The two-day series started with Seattle on top (2-5) and continued to the second game, where the Lancers lost 2-3. The Lancers came back in the third and final game, where the Lancers held a victorious score of 12-0. The Lancers now […]

Dan Akin, graduate student, goes for a dunk against UT Rio Grande Valley. Elijah Hickman

Basket case: How athletes stay calm amid competition, pressure to perform

California Baptist University had its last home game for men’s basketball on March 2. Our team took victory over Chicago State University with a closing score of 62-53. It was a victorious night celebrating seniors Elijah Thomas, Tobin Kund, Ty Rowell and Dan Akin. As of March 2, CBU men’s basketball stands 10th in the […]

Ane Olaeta, graduate student, passes to her teammate Britney Thomas to help them win against Chicago State. Elijah Hickman

Women’s basketball jumps through hoops to finish season

The California Baptist University women’s basketball team has been continuing to build on its unprecedented 2020-21 season, with a strong showing against conference and non-conference foes all season. The Lancers opened the season with a game Nov. 9 against their cross-town rivals, the University of California, Riverside, Highlanders. They played hard and finished the game […]

Austin Romito | Banner | Many students hike up Mt. Rubidoux to reflect on their spiritual journey

Living out Christian ethics in athletics

Christians are called to let their faith show in everything they do, whether they are playing a sport or fixing a car. Christian faith is not supposed to be a private exercise that believers take part in once a week. Rather, Christian ethics are supposed to influence everything that believers think, say and do. In […]

Elijah Hickman | Banner | CBU Lancers gather together to 'Lance Up' as they enter NCAA Division I . The transition period will end in the 2022 - 23 year.

So far, so good: the NCAA transition

California Baptist University is gearing up to enter Division-1 sports and fans are excited to build community. “Because CBU is in Division-1, we get to watch high quality sports while coming together as a community to support our teams,” said Tracy Johnson, senior kinesiology major. CBU has achieved many great academic feats since its humble […]