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How three Kingsmen got their colors

How three Kingsmen got their colors

Soccer and Cal Lutheran have made a difference to lifelong teammates who first donned the jerseys at age 8. Each is the first in his family to attend college.

CLU warms to ice hockey, again

CLU warms to ice hockey, again

Players on the CLU Knights club team came out of Southern California junior programs as well as countries known for ice hockey. In five years, the team has gone from a few guys learning skating and stick skills to the “real deal.”

Gimbel hits rarest shot in golf

Gimbel hits rarest shot in golf

A double-eagle, or albatross, is harder to pull off as an ace on a par-4 hole than in two shots on a par-5.

Unbreakable

Unbreakable

Eric Rogers ’13, one of the most decorated athletes to have donned the Kingsmen colors, leaves behind seven single-season and all-time CLU records. Now he has a shot to prove his abilities to his favorite NFL team.

Two Kingsmen to major leagues

Two Kingsmen to major leagues

Garrett Smith ’13 was selected in the 37th round by the Cleveland Indians, and Spencer Trygg ’12 signed a contract with the Los Angeles Angels.

All-Americans in baseball, tennis, track, golf

Victory at the inaugural SCIAC baseball postseason tournament earned the Kingsmen an automatic NCAA Division III playoff berth. The team, which also won the conference title, went 1-2 for the postseason in the toughest bracket in the country. CLU took home nine All-SCIAC honors, with junior Jake Petersen the unanimous pick for both Player and [...]

Being a Regal runs in Porter family

Being a Regal runs in Porter family

In coming to CLU, Jazmyne Porter, a star on the winning women’s basketball team, was following in the footsteps of her mother, Roslyn (Boatwright ’88) Porter, and aunt, Maria Boatwright ’99. Can more family members be far behind?

8 named All-Americans

8 named All-Americans

Eight individual Kingsmen and Regals were named to All-America teams for their sports this year.

What smashes glass ceilings? Hard, accurate throws.

What smashes glass ceilings? Hard, accurate throws.

In August, Regals coach Debby Day became the first woman to pitch a winning game at the NAFA World Series, the largest event in men’s softball.

Football has 300th win and first Smudge Pot

Football has 300th win and first Smudge Pot

In a season of milestones, the Kingsmen football team notched the 300th win in program history and a fifth consecutive victory over the rival University of Redlands Bulldogs.