Elijah Hickman | Banner | Cassiy Dennison, sophomore business administration major gathers, with her team before facing University of California, Riverside volleyball team in 2018

Volleyball tested on road

California Baptist University’s women’s volleyball team started their pre-season games on Aug. 30. With a 3-6 record, the Lancers are using early-season tournaments to prepare them for long-term success. “As far as how pre-season is going, we had a rough start but we have been winning more games and doing a lot better as a […]

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Kralj sets up team for success

New captain brings pride to Lancers with honors and achievements. Taking the lead as team captain of the women’s volleyball team this year, Sydney Kralj, senior communications studies major and setter, credits her success in college volleyball at California Baptist University to the combined efforts of her entire team. Kralj’s achievements include being an All-American player, being marked as […]

Team strives for improvement

The women’s volleyball team at California Baptist University has faced tough competition this season because of a crossover competition consisting of schools from both the Great Northwest Athletic and PacWest conferences. Branden Higa, head coach of the women’s volleyball team, said this season has its own characteristics and challenges. “Every season is different,” Higa said. […]

New coaches added to Lancer legacy

In the upcoming volleyball and basketball seasons, Branden Higa, Wes Schneider and Jarrod Olsen will be making their first appearances as the newest head coaches at CBU. Branden Higa, head coach of women’s volleyball, Wes Schneider, head coach of men’s volleyball and Jarrod Olsen, head coach of women’s basketball, all have extensive training as well […]