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.
On an afternoon when there was so much more than basketball going on inside the Gilbert Arena, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team defeated Pomona-Pitzer, 74-51, in dominating fashion in a SCIAC meeting.
The chance to maintain sole possession of first place in the SCIAC standings fell short today as the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team dropped a 70-58 decision to Chapman, forcing a three-way tie between the two aforementioned teams and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps atop the league standings.
Two days removed from a thrilling SCIAC victory over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team returned to the hardwood inside of the Gilbert Arena where the Regals took down Redlands in another exciting, 87-86, showing to remain atop the league standings.
Announced on Monday afternoon by the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC), Haley Hodgson of the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team was named Athlete of the Week based on her performance during the week of Jan. 16-22.
For the first time since the 2012-13 season and the first time during head coach Lindsay Goldblatt’s tenure at CLU, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team defeated Claremont-Mudd-Scripps with a 68-59 victory inside Gilbert Arena on Saturday afternoon.
In dominating fashion, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team took down La Verne by a 74-49 margin, the largest differential of the season, in SCIAC action on the road tonight inside of the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion.