The SCIAC home finale for the Cal Lutheran women’s water polo team pitted the Regals against the Leopards from La Verne with the home team earning a 10-7 victory inside of the Samuelson Aquatics Center this afternoon.
Cal Lutheran is one of 448 Division III institutions around the country. During the week of April 7-13, 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 40th year of the NCAA.
For the second time in as many games the Cal Lutheran women’s water polo team faced off with a co-Division III leader. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps pulled away in the first quarter and handed CLU a 15-5 SCIAC loss at the Samuelson Aquatics Center this morning.
Facing co-Division III leading Whittier, the Cal Lutheran women’s water polo team struggled to find a rhythm, dropping an 8-5 SCIAC decision to the Poets this afternoon at the Samuelson Aquatics Center.
It all came down to the final minute of play in a SCIAC tilt between the Cal Lutheran and Chapman women’s water polo teams today. A goal from Amanda Joneswith 38 seconds to play and a steal from Adrienne Ingalla on the ensuing possession clinched the Regals a 9-8 victory over the Panthers on the road.
One day after opening league play, the Cal Lutheran women’s water polo team returned to the rigors of competing with Division I programs, facing Harvard (Mass.) for the second time in a week and host Cal State University, Northridge, falling twice by 14-3 and 22-8 margins, respectively, this evening.