Much praise is focused on athletic success during the day-to-day operations of Cal Lutheran athletics, but on Saturday, May 10, 160 student-athletes were recognized, honored and inducted into the CLU Scholar Athlete Society at the 11th annual induction ceremony in the Gilbert Arena.
CLU recently had four seniors received the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NCSA) All-American Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year Award. Diver/ pole vaulter Sheyenne Machida and setter Jackie Russell represented the CLU women honored while thrower Bjorn McMillan and offensive tackle Andrew Pankow earned the award on the men’s side.
Cal Lutheran is one of 448 Division III institutions around the country. During the week of April 7-13, all members will host Division III Week, aimed at celebrating what those schools have to offer student-athletes in the classroom, in the field of play and in the community during the 40th year of the NCAA.
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