In their first taste of action this season, the Cal Lutheran women’s golf team wrapped up competition at the PLNU Fall Preview at Torrey Pines today. The Regals posted a 668 (+76), which was good for 11th place overall in the tournament.
There are a variety of opportunities for student-athletes in the summers. For one soon-to-be Cal Lutheran senior the decision to trade her golf clubs and chances to work a paid job for an internship working with disabled children and dolphins all summer in the Caribbean was a no-brainer.
A season after becoming the first Regals golfer to collect a hole-in-one, Jenna Gimbel earned another first for the CLU women’s golf program on Wednesday as she was named to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic Team.
Much praise is focused on athletic success during the day-to-day operations of Cal Lutheran athletics, but on Saturday, May 10, 160 student-athletes were recognized, honored and inducted into the CLU Scholar Athlete Society at the 11th annual induction ceremony in the Gilbert Arena.
Battling stiff winds and hot temperatures, the Cal Lutheran women’s golf team rounded out the SCIAC Championships with a final round 360 on Tuesday afternoon at the Oak Valley Golf Club and finished in third place.
Playing in just its third Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championships, the Cal Lutheran women’s golf team sits just four shots out of first place after a first round 332 Sunday.