On a warm, windy day at the Poulson Tennis Center, the Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team made a memorable senior day for four Kingsmen as the home team cruised to a 9-0 victory over Occidental in SCIAC action.
Some students know out of high school exactly where they want to further their education. Others take a little longer to find their niche. For senior Gio Valdez, a two-year stint at San Diego Mesa College set him up to transfer to Cal Lutheran where he has found an environment to thrive in.
One day after playing No. 15 Redlands, the schedule did not get any easier for the Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team who faced No. 4 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) road match at Biszantz Family Tennis Center. After putting up a fight, the Kingsmen fell 9-0 to the Stags on Saturday afternoon.
With a full slate of non-conference action in the books, the Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team returned to Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play on Friday, falling to No. 15 Redlands 9-0 at Poulson Tennis Center.
Cal Lutheran is one of 450 Division III institutions around the country. During the week of April 4-10, 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 42nd year of the NCAA.
California Lutheran University has entered into an agreement with the Los Angeles Rams to allow the team to base its training operations on the university’s Thousand Oaks campus for at least two years.
The final non-conference match of the spring for the Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team did not have the outcome the Kingsmen hoped for as they fell 8-1 to the Boxers from Pacific (Ore.) today at the Poulson Tennis Center.