Category - Sports

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Panthers’ Landmark football season ends in playoffs, but what a run

The final outcome wasn’t what Chapman fans hoped for, but watching Panther football bring home Chapman University’s first SCIAC championship and NCAA Division III playoff berth was a ride worth watching. The Panthers...

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Below The Surface

Water polo foes learn fast that there’s no room for pity when facing amputee Wilson Parnell ’17.

Hoops runneth over with SCIAC success

This story appeared in the spring 2014 issue of Chapman Magazine. March 1 was a landmark day for the Chapman University basketball programs, still in their infancy in terms of SCIAC membership. Thanks to the women’s...

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Practically Perfect

  A high-flying offense powers the Panthers during a wildly successful football season. Four points. Just four points separated the 2013 Chapman University football team from its first conference championship and...

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Inside Cover Exclusive: Winter 2014

Sarah Van Zanten ’11, who competed in crew during her four years at Chapman, now coaches the Panther men’s rowing team. View more photos in this web-only exclusive from the winter 2014 "Chapman Magazine."

Master Builder: Baseball Coach Scott Laverty

After transforming the program at Redlands, new baseball coach Scott Laverty is out to put the Panthers back on top.

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Student athletes hoop it up at Special Olympics basketball clinic

By Brian Kirwan ’13 Chapman University’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) recently hosted nearly 100 athletes from the Southern California chapter of the Special Olympics...

Women’s lacrosse earns comeback win over Occidental for berth in SCIAC finals

The third time was the charm for the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team on Saturday. The Panthers earned a berth in the SCIAC Championships finals with a 13-10 comeback win over host Occidental...

Freshman Lauren Deats sets two Chapman records at SCIAC Championships

Freshman sprinter Lauren Deats put an exclamation mark on her impressive rookie season, setting a pair of Chapman University records at the SCIAC Track & Field Championships hosted by Occidental College...

Junior Justin Hanks helped lead Chapman to a 9-0 win over Whittier College in weekend game.

Hanks tosses first career shutout in Panthers’ win over Whittier

Junior starting pitcher Justin Hanks tossed his second straight complete game, leading the Chapman University baseball team to a 9-0 shutout over Whittier on Friday at Hart Park. The Panthers have bounced back from a...