The Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team found themselves in yet another close match on Wednesday night, and for the second straight week they pulled out a thrilling 5-4 victory, this time over Brandeis (Mass.) at Poulson Tennis Center.
On a beautiful California day, the Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team opened the season with a pair of matches. In the morning, the Kingsmen swept past Hope International, 9-0, before facing a tough NAIA No. 24 San Diego Christian team, falling 5-4 in the night cap.
Last week a number of Cal Lutheran administrators attended the 2015 NCAA Convention in Washington D.C. where legislation was a key topic of conversation, not only for Division I programs, but at the D-III level as well.
The Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team will take the court 22 times this year in dual matches with 16 events scheduled at their home Poulson Tennis Center as announced this week by head coach Mike Gennette.
Everyone played Bingo as a kid; now, the Cal Lutheran student body has the opportunity to play it again with sporting events! CLU athletics, marketing and student life have teamed up to create Purple Pit Bingo complete with prizes at the end of the semester.
To conclude his first year at Cal Lutheran, Kingsmen tennis player Moises Cardenas added one more honor to his repertoire as a member of the 2014 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) men’s tennis All-Academic Team as announced earlier this month.
Closing out its strong spring both athletically and in the classroom, Cal Lutheran pushed its total up to 32 student-athletes honored as Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic when Moises Cardenas and Sean Handley were selected to the Tennis Team last Thursday.