Courtesy of CBU Athletics

Lancer of the issue: Ivo Balabanov

Name: Ivo Balabanov Major: Kinesiology Year: Graduate Student Sport: Cross-country Notable Achievements: Won the 2021 men’s 10000-meter Western Athletic Conference title  Set the CBU 8000-meter cross-country record in 2021 Favorite Moment: “My favorite moment was winning the WAC championship in Texas. Ever since I’ve been here [at CBU] that’s been my goal.” Most Proud Of: […]

Elijah Hickman | Banner | The mens's corss- country team races competing teams to the finish line at the Ben Brown Innovational

Cross-country teams hit ground running

The California Baptist University men’s and women’s cross-country teams hit the ground running to open the fall 2021 season with a perfect win at the Anteater Opener, hosted by the University of California, Irvine. The CBU cross-country teams swept both team and individual titles, repeating their dramatic sweep of the 2020 Western Athletic Conference championships.  […]

Reagan Lee | Banner | Manuel Peris Bruno, sophomore undeclared major, Timothy Legemet, freshman pre-nursing major, and Zlatko Kozuhar, freshman pre-mechanical engineering major, run in the University of California, Riverside invitational and earn second place.

Cross Country takes home 1st, 2nd at WAC championships

For the second year in a row, California Baptist University’s women’s cross-country team took first place in the Western Athletic Conference Championship while the men’s team finished second on Nov. 2 at the 2019 WAC Championships at Swope Park in Kansas City, Mo. CBU’s women’s cross-country team had an excellent season leading into the championship […]

Elijah Hickman | The Banner | Allen Fletcher, sophomore film studies major, recovers after running hard in the University of California-Riverside Invitational.

CBU runners start out strong

The California Baptist University cross country team started the 2018 season with a dominant debut as a Division I program, after making a name for itself competing at the NCAA Division II level last season. Both men’s and women’s cross country teams started strong with the women coming in 2nd place and the men finishing […]