Freshman Keegan Sheardfinished as the individual champion at the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) No. 2 tournament after carding a 36-hole CLU record with a 136 (-8) and shot the lowest round in Division III this year with a 63 (-9) on Saturday at Los Serranos Country Club. Overall, the Cal Lutheran men's golf team came away with a fourth place finish.
When he was deciding what college to go to, Alex Hird had opportunities to go to larger schools, but it was the comfort that the Cal Lutheran campus and community offered that was most intriguing to the current golfer.
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.
Before the athletes and coaches at Cal Lutheran could prove their worth in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, the university needed an advocate to help build bridges in the transition.
Only six strokes separated the top four teams at the West Cup hosted by La Verne at Tukwet Canyon on Monday and Tuesday. The Cal Lutheran men’s golf team combined for a 54-hole total of 898 (+34) to place fourth in the field of 15.
Announced recently by the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) office, Dr. Paul Hanson of Cal Lutheran has been honored as the 2015 Distinguished Service Award recipient. Dr. Hanson has served as the Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR) for close to 20 years, sharing his depth of experience and wisdom with the SCIAC and helped to forge the course for Division III athletics in Southern California.
The Cal Lutheran men’s golf team returned to Robinson Ranch Golf Course for its second straight tournament, this time competing in The Master’s College Spring Invitational where they came away with a 54-hole score of 898 (+34) to place fifth overall.