A mix of returning and incoming athletes on both the men’s and women’s sides will contribute to the Cal Lutheran cross country program in 2014 as the joint schedule was released by head coach Matt Lea earlier this week.
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.
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.
On Saturday morning the best cross country runners from 21 teams will line up for the NCAA Division III West Regionals hosted by Pomona-Pitzer. Both the Kingsmen and Regals will send a squad to the meet.
Cal Lutheran men’s cross country runners toed the line for the final time in Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) competition at Prado Park this morning, combining for an 8th place finish at the Championship meet.