In the second Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) dual-meet of the season, the Cal Lutheran women’s swimming and diving team competed against La Verne and Pomona-Pitzer at Haldeman Pool.
The Cal Lutheran women’s swimming and diving team faced its first test of the season at the Malibu Invitational on Saturday morning at Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool on the campus of Pepperdine University.
After back-to-back eighth place finishes, the Cal Lutheran women’s swimming and diving team will add 13 newcomers to an experienced group of seven returners as they look to climb the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) standings in 2015-16.
The Cal Lutheran men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are nearing the start of the 2015-16 season where they will compete in a total of 11 meets, including eight SCIAC meets and four home meets.
The largest sporting event in Los Angeles since the 1984 Olympics is coming to town and California Lutheran University and the city of Thousand Oaks are honored to be hosting Special Olympic World Games delegations from four countries between July 21-24, 2015 prior to the start of competition on July 25 as a Host Town.
At the conclusion of each academic and athletic year the school with the most combined championships points in Division III is honored with the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. In 2014-15 Cal Lutheran was one of eight SCIAC schools to appear in the final standings as announced on June 4.
Throughout the school year, much of the day-to-day focus is directed towards the successes of the Cal Lutheran athletics programs, but on Saturday morning, a group of 152 student-athletes, with their families and friends, gathered inside of the Gilbert Arena for the 12th CLU Scholar-Athlete Society Induction ceremony where academics were praised.