The California sunshine was a huge plus for senior Katy Lindor when she made her decision to play basketball for Cal Lutheran, but the small campus community was the deciding factor for the North Bend, Wash. native.
Cal Lutheran is one of 450 Division III institutions around the country. During the week of April 3-9, 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 43rd year of the NCAA.
Announced today by the SCIAC, senior Jessica Salottolowas selected as the 2016-17 women’s basketball Player of the Year for her success on the court for Cal Lutheran this winter. Overall, she is one of four All-SCAIC recipients this season.
For the fourth straight season the Cal Lutheran and Chapman women’s basketball teams met in the semifinals of the SCIAC Postseason Tournament. Coming into the contest with identical overall records, tonight, the Panthers earned the right to play another day with a 66-64 victory at the Hutton Center on the campus of CU.
For the fourth consecutive season, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team will square off against Chapman in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Postseason Tournament Semifinals. The Regals (16-9, 12-4 SCIAC) locked up the No. 3 seed and will travel to the No. 2 seeded Panthers (16-9, 13-3 SCIAC) this Thursday, Feb. 23 at 7:00 p.m. inside the Hutton Center.
On the final night of the SCIAC regular season, six seniors were recognized prior to tip-off and the Regals had a night to remember as the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team took down Caltech 85-57 inside of the Gilbert Arena in the final home game of the season.
After an overtime heartbreaker on the road in Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play on Wednesday, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team returned to the Gilbert Arena for the first of two consecutive home games, earning a convincing 85-48 victory over La Verne today with its biggest margin of victory on the season.
In what was anticipated to be a close SCIAC game between two evenly matched teams, Cal Lutheran and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps did not disappoint, needing overtime to determine a winner as the Athenas defeated the Regals 63-58 tonight.
As the SCIAC women’s basketball season winds down, the importance of every game heats up. Tonight Cal Lutheran was on the losing end of a 71-68 decision against Redlands on the road, as the teams split the season series after CLU defeated UR by the slimmest of margins, 87-86, earlier this year.