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.
For four years, Sarah Baker has donned the Violet and Gold for the Cal Lutheran women’s tennis team and today in her final home appearance for the Regals, the lone senior made it a match to remember as she helped the Violet and Gold to a 6-3 SCIAC victory over No. 11 regionally ranked Whittier this afternoon.
Coming off a 2-0 road trip to start spring break, the Cal Lutheran women’s tennis team returned to the courts for the first time since. The Regals battled with the Bulldogs from Redlands, falling 9-0 in SCIAC action this afternoon.
Cal Lutheran is one of 450 Division III institutions around the country. During the week of April 6-12, 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 41st year of the NCAA.
The Cal Lutheran women’s tennis team had a successful trip to Northern California this weekend, knocking off Division II school Dominican 5-4 on Saturday afternoon, followed by a 5-4 victory over UC Santa Cruz on Sunday.