Regan Lee | Banner | Cheer team gets the crowd hyped for the basketball game against Grand Canyon University.

CBU Cheer Teams: The difference between Blue and Gold

Many students at California Baptist University do not know that the cheer program has two distinct teams — a blue team and gold team — that support and uplift each other through competitions and performances. In a typical season, blue team represents CBU by competing at local and national competitions, whereas gold team performs at CBU […]

Danielle Lutjens | Banner | Asia Morgan, senior psychology major, waves to the crowd during a stunt at a California Baptist University women's basketball game.

CBU welcomes new sport

California Baptist University athletics announced a new sports program, STUNT, coming fall 2020 with a new team and head coach. Although STUNT is a different sport than cheer, it has been a part of the CBU cheer program for three years. Some blue or gold cheer athletes previously competed in STUNT competitions on the side. […]

Athletics announces future dance team

Search for future dance team coach progresses for 2018-2019 season. The Athletics Department at California Baptist University has exciting changes in store for the 2018-2019 sports season. Not only is CBU transitioning to Division I but a dance team will be added to the university as well. Tami Fleming, head coach of cheer, said CBU decided to add […]

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Cheer brings home fifth-straight gold

California Baptist University’s cheer team took home its fifth straight National Cheerleaders Association Championship title in the Division II All-Girls category, April 7, remaining undefeated since 2013. Tami Fleming, head coach of the cheer team, said the feeling of winning the NCA Championship was beyond incredible. “This is the fifth year in a row CBU’s […]

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Cheer makes history, sends two stunt teams to NCA championships

The California Baptist University cheer team will have two stunt groups attend the National Cheerleaders Association College National Championship for the first time in program history. Taylor Contratto, sophomore exercise major and flyer, said she is excited to have the opportunity to compete with her whole team at championships as well as individual her stunt […]

Undo seasonal blues

The holidays are characterized as a time of joy and warmth. For some people, they bring sadness and loneliness. The memories of lost loved ones or relationships, past hurts or simply unexplained low spirits may be especially strong around the holidays. However, there are ways of coping with seasonal blues. According to the article, “Beating the Holiday […]