The CBU track teams continue to train to prepare for the first invitational on March 4 at Riverside City College. Courtesy of Athletics

Track team stretches legs for new spring season

The California Baptist University track teams are looking to continue their momentum from the cross-country season and past track seasons into the spring 2022 season. After several seasons of historic wins, the Lancer runners are determined to continue their success in their last year of provisional NCAA Division-I status. “We’re excited very much so about […]

As of March 2, CBU baseball continues to go undefeated. Courtesy of Athletics

Baseball hits it out of the park for opener

It’s baseball season! The 3-0, back-to-back WAC champions, the California Baptist University Lancers, won their season opener versus Coppin State with a 9-4 sweep. The CBU Lancers worked hard to fight and adjust to a new season with new players and worked hard during practice. “We have a standard schedule or checklist we adhere to […]

CBU's women's water polo team at their home opener on Jan. 29 Elijah Hickman

Water polo sprints ahead

The California Baptist University women’s water polo team had their home opener on Jan. 29 at the Lancer Aquatics Center. The Lancer women’s water polo team fought hard for two come-from-behind wins against California State University, Northridge and Pomona-Pitzer colleges, according to a press release by CBU athletics. The CBU women beat Cal State Northridge […]

Elijah Hickman | Banner | Florian Le Pallec, senior business administration major, wins first place in all WAC conference.

How endurance sports affect Christianity

In the New Testament, the apostle Paul uses athletic imagery to describe the Christian life and what it means to have faith. He exhorts Christians to finish their races well, to run with perseverance and to strive for the prize of salvation. This athletic imagery can be especially meaningful for athletes who train every day […]

Danielle Lutjens | Banner | Kira O'Donell, junior behavioral science major, cranks back her arm for a winning goal in a 2020 match.

Water polo splashes into the season

The California Baptist University women’s water polo team had a successful season in 2021. As they recovered from a canceled 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they were able to compete against some of the top teams in the country and qualify for the Golden Coast Conference championships in spring 2021. Now the CBU […]

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 […]