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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.”
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.
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.
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.
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 [...]
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?
Eight individual Kingsmen and Regals were named to All-America teams for their sports this year.
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.
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.
After a tournament win at the Embry-Riddle Invitational in Prescott, Ariz., the men’s golf team reached No. 1 in the national rankings, while men’s water polo earned a No. 2 ranking in Division III at one point this fall. Five programs have held spots in the top 16, including women’s soccer, volleyball and football. When [...]