Announced recently by the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) office, Dr. Paul Hanson of Cal Lutheran has been honored as the 2015 Distinguished Service Award recipient. Dr. Hanson has served as the Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR) for close to 20 years, sharing his depth of experience and wisdom with the SCIAC and helped to forge the course for Division III athletics in Southern California.
In their final non-conference matchup of the season, the Cal Lutheran softball team earned its fourth straight win with a doubleheader sweep over Hamline (Minn.) at Hutton Field on Wednesday afternoon. The Regals took game one 11-0 in five innings via mercy rule and won game two 4-2.
On a scorching hot day, the Cal Lutheran softball team squared off for a doubleheader at Redlands where they would take game one, 4-3, before falling to the Bulldogs 9-8 in 10 innings in game two on Saturday afternoon.
Blake Lewis was never specifically told she wouldn't be playing in the field this season. The Cal Lutheran junior could just tell from the team dynamics. Lewis realized everyone had positions filled and her big bat made her the perfect player to become the designated hitter full time.
With a pair of SCIAC victories over Occidental today at Hutton Field, the Cal Lutheran softball team inched closer to .500 and improved to 9-4 in league play with a 9-1 five inning victory to start the day before winning 5-1 in the second.
Blake Lewis sent the Cal Lutheran softball team home with a split against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps after she roped a walk-off double down the right field line to win the second game of the doubleheader in thrilling fashion. The Regals scored six runs in the seventh to win 10-9 after dropping game one 3-0 at Hutton Field on Saturday afternoon.
Less than two weeks after being swept at home by La Verne, the Cal Lutheran softball team marched onto Campus West Softball Field and swept the Leopards, winning 4-3 in ten innings followed by a 7-4 win on Friday afternoon.
After 11 straight home games to start the season, the Regals left the confines of Hutton Field for a SCIAC doubleheader at Pomona-Pitzer. The Regals cruised to a 6-0 victory in game one and rallied in the seventh inning for a 7-6 win to complete the sweep on Saturday afternoon.