Category - Sports

Chapman staffer to paddle the Pacific in national race

[vimeo=] When she’s not helping Chapman colleagues with Blackboard and other technologies, Jana Remy, the new associate director for instructional technology at Chapman, spends her spare time paddling the Pacific...

Father, son saddle up for bike-riding lessons

Hopping on a bicycle isn’t a big deal for most teen-agers. But John Snyder’s 15-year-old son has Down syndrome, and cycling was a challenging skill that proved tough to master. But thanks to a program...

Head coach wins gold, earns lifetime honors in home country

Olympian and longtime international track and field star – and Chapman University’s own – Anna Wlodarczyk returned to competition this summer and, literally, hasn’t lost a step. The...

Chapman student’s swim career rising fast at nationals

News of Olympic swimmer and Chapman University student Katie Hoff’s resurgence in the swim world is getting plenty of attention after Hoff won the 200- and 400-meter freestyles at the 2010 ConocoPhillips USA...

Connor Martin makes pro debut with game-winning performance

The party keeps going for Connor Martin ’10, Chapman University’s first lacrosse player to play the sport professionally. In his debut game for the Major League Lacrosse team Denver Outlaws , Connor was...

History professor no softie at airsoft games

After a two-year break from his beloved airsoft, an action pursuit that is part sport, part military role-play,  Robert Slayton, Ph.D., history professor, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social...

Chapman's Wheatley featured in OC Register profile

Chapman University head golf coach and assistant men’s basketball coach Zach Wheatley talks about school, sports and life in an Orange County Register profile of the newly-minted Chapman MBA. Wheatley told the...

How do you say 'touchdown' in German?

Chapman University’s network of alumni-turned-professional athletes has not only expanded across generations, it’s gone global as well. Having almost completed his second professional football season...

Athletic trainer association honors Chapman alumna

When she’s needed, Andy Sepulveda ’99 will run onto a football field of a packed stadium or a basketball court surrounded by jammed bleachers. But when the athletic trainer won the 2010 National...

Rauh named Pitcher of the Year

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association has named Chapman University freshman pitcher Brian Rauh its NCAA Division III Pitcher of the Year for the 2010 season. Rauh, who picked up four-of-eight first-place...