Sean Bellotti is willing to do anything the Cal Lutheran football coaches ask him to do. Kick, catch, throw a pass, make a tackle — the senior has been a jack-of-all-trades during his four-year career. The best part for Bellotti is looking up in the stands and seeing his parents providing constant support.
The Cal Lutheran football team faced off against Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday afternoon at Merritt Field and walked away with a 47-27 victory. After managing just 10 points last weekend against Redlands, the Kingsmen offense seemed to have their way against the Sagehen defense throughout the game.
The Cal Lutheran football team fought through the blazing heat this afternoon at Rolland Stadium in the Battle for the Smudge Pot, yet unfortunately fell at the hands of conference rival Redlands who handed the team its first loss of the season. The Bulldogs were able to seal the deal late in the fourth quarter with a successful field goal attempt, resulting in a 13-10 victory on Homecoming Weekend.
Based on his career statistics, nobody had any reason to think Ben Chavez II would play a big role for the Cal Lutheran football team this season. Entering the 2015 season, the senior had carried the ball only once the past three seasons and gained zero yards.
The Cal Lutheran football team opened Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play this evening as they took on the Whittier Poets at Rolland Stadium. The Kingsmen have had strong success against the Poets historically and they extended their overall series record to 25-4 with their 31-7 victory on Saturday night.
Announced on Tuesday by the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC), Cal Lutheran football player Ben Chavez II was selected as Male Athlete of the Week for his performance the week of Sept. 14-20.
In their final non-conference game of the season, the Cal Lutheran football team traveled to Salem, Ore. where they faced the Willamette Bearcats this afternoon at McCullough Stadium, coming away with a nail-biting, down to the wire 27-24 victory. It was the first victory for CLU in the state of Oregon since a win against George Fox in 1965.
For the fourth consecutive season the Cal Lutheran football team squared off against Pacific Lutheran, and for the first time since 2012, defeated the Lutes with a come-from-behind 30-26 victory at Rolland Stadium on Saturday night.