The Chapman University men’s water polo team earned its first SCIAC win tonight when they beat No. 10 La Verne 15-9. Sophomore goalkeeper Wesley Hertel recorded a career-high 16 blocks in the net for the Panthers.
Signing day. One of the most special and memorable days for a student-athlete. I can remember mine like it was yesterday. My family, friends and classmates gathered in my high school gym as I signed my letter of intent to be a college athlete.
Junior Emily Lewis turned in the best scorecard in the short history of Chapman women’s golf to lead the team to a second-place finish at the CA State Intercollegiate. Lewis finished fourth overall and the Panthers finished second among 11 teams in the tournament, including five SCIAC teams.
The Chapman University men’s golf team matched its score from round one to round day to set a new 36-hole school record and finished in second at the CA State Invitational. The Panthers lowered the previous school record by 23 strokes with a tournament score of 570 (-6) and finished ahead of every SCIAC team in the 12-team field.
Four different players had eight or more kills as the Chapman University women’s volleyball team swept Redlands 25-21, 25-21, 25-21 for its fifth win in a row. The win streak is the longest in a single season since the 2012 Panthers won five in a row to start the SCIAC season.
There was no rust or cobwebs to dust off as both Chapman University golf teams opened up the 2017-18 season with their best rounds ever. Both teams used their first round of the year to set new program records at the opening round of the CA State Intercollegiate at Olivas Links.
Chapman University recognizes three student-athletes that have been awarded SCIAC athletes of the week in their respective sports. Senior Sean Augustine gets the nod for men’s soccer, sophomore Elly Aronson for women’s soccer, and junior Lindsey Johnson earns the award for women’s volleyball.
Chapman University recognizes three student-athletes that have been awarded SCIAC Athlete of the Week in their respective sports. Senior Sean Augustine gets the nod for men’s soccer, sophomore Elly Aronson for women’s soccer, and junior Lindsey Johnson earns the award for women’s volleyball.
Sophomore Drake Butler opened the 2017 season with a career-best run to lead the Chapman University cross country teams at the UC Riverside Invitational on Saturday. A trio of freshman highlighted the first competition of the season for the women’s team.
The Chapman University men’s water polo team fell 11-6 to No. 1 Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday morning. Sophomore goalkeeper Wesley Hertel put up a fight against the nationally-ranked Sagehens, tallying eight blocks and one steal in 32 minutes.
The Chapman University women’s volleyball team swept Whittier College 25-22, 26-24, and 25-21 in their home opener on Friday night to secure their third win in a row and their first SCIAC win. The Panthers were led by juniors Courtney Justus and Lindsay Johnson, who both had eight kills.
A perfect pass was struck perfectly into the upper right corner of the goal as the Chapman University women’s soccer team kept its early season win streak going with a 3-2 double overtime win over No. 16 Pomona-Pitzer. The Panthers (5-0, 1-0 SCIAC) had three different goal scorers and are 5-0 for the first time since 2012.
Playing with a purpose. Every point matters. A chip on our shoulder. These may be cliché but the sayings have never held truer for the Chapman University women’s volleyball team, especially its seniors.
ORANGE, Calif. - Senior Jeff O’Brien has led the Chapman men’s water polo team in offensive statistics throughout the first nine games of the 2017 season. The Newport Beach native has tallied 17 goals this year, giving him a 1.88 goal per game average.
The Chapman University football team took a lead into halftime but fell 27-12 to the seventh-ranked Linfield College Wildcats in Chapman Stadium on Sunday. The Panthers forced four turnovers in the game but were held scoreless in the second half.
The Chapman University men's soccer team fired off 16 shots but was held off the board in a 2-0 loss to SCIAC foe Cal Lutheran on Saturday. Junior Kai Howe and sophomore Justo Garcia led the Panther attack with four shots each.
The Chapman University men’s soccer team played to a 1-1 double overtime draw against Pomona-Pitzer in its 2017 season home opener Wednesday afternoon. Sophomore Ryan Onart led the offense for the Panthers, scoring their only goal of the match.
Never would I walk up to a 5-11, 280 pound defensive lineman and ask him to drop into the splits, at least that’s what I thought until I found out about Austin Pyka. A well-rounded student, a walking sports almanac, a rice enthusiast, this Chapman University senior from Anaheim Hills is far from ordinary.
The Chapman University women’s soccer team improved to 3-0 on the season with a 3-0 a win over Emerson College on Sunday afternoon at Wilson Field in its season home-opener. Sophomore Jordyn Bradbury lent a hand in every goal, netting a pair and recording an assist in the win.
Introducing our new weekly series, Panthers Unleashed. Every week, we'll bring you a new story from Chapman student-athletes and teams. A Q&A with the fall captains kicks off the series as they all prepare to head back to class and take the field.
The academic recognition continued to roll in for Panther teams with the Chapman University women’s lacrosse taking its turn to grab the headline. The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association recognized Chapman as an IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad, as well as giving special recognition to five student-athletes.
After a nationwide search, Chapman University athletics is proud to announce DeAndra’e Woods as the next head coach of the men’s & women’s track & field and cross country programs. Woods will officially take his position on August 21, replacing longtime head coach Anna Wlodarczyk.
Six student-athletes and the Chapman university women’s tennis team garnered academic recognition from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. The six Panthers to earn individual recognition were split evenly among the men’s and women’s tennis teams.