Cal Lutheran junior transfer Coltrane Powdrillbecame the first Kingsmen to be named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athlete of the Week during the 2013-14 winter season after being selected for his performance between Nov. 25 and Dec. 1.
Playing for the first time of the 2013-14 season, the Cal Lutheran men’s basketball team found themselves at the Kaiser Permanente Arena, the home of the D-League Warriors, as part of the Hotel Paradox Opening Weekend Kickoff Tournament hosted by UC Santa Cruz. The Kingsmen began their campaign strong with a 66-55 victory over the Banana Slugs.
Tonight inside the Gilbert Arena the Kingsmen welcomed the El Salvadorian National team that is led by CLU alumni Ivan Barahona (’00) and gave the international guests a run for their money, falling 76-70 in their second and final exhibition of the season.
At the conclusion of each academic and athletic year the school with the most combined championships points in Division III is honored with the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. In 2012-13 Cal Lutheran climbed in the standings from 51st a year ago to 43rd out of 328 schools nationwide this year.