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2014 football season: a record run

November 24, 2014 by | Sports

A dream 20-years in the making – since Chapman University brought football back to campus in 1994 after a 62-year hiatus – became reality this season as the Panthers reached the grand stage of the Division III football world.

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

November 24, 2014 by | Sports

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 fell, 55-24, to Linfield College in Oregon this weekend. Complete game coverage is available at Chapman Athletics.

Student athletes hoop it up at Special Olympics basketball clinic

May 9, 2013 by | Sports

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 for a basketball clinic in Harold Hutton Sports Center. The event was in partnership with NCAA Division III and the Special Olympics. The goal was to foster a mutual learning

Hanks tosses first career shutout in Panthers’ win over Whittier

April 22, 2013 by | Sports

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 seven game losing streak, winning four straight games to improve their conference record to 13-9. Read more at the Athletics

Five Panther football players earn Hall of Fame honors for academic acheivement

March 11, 2013 by | Sports

The Chapman University football team continues to receive off-field recognitions as five players were named Scholar Athletes by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame at their 43rd annual banquet hosted by the Orange County chapter. Seniors Michael Mehlhaff, Kevin Anderson, Kellen Matsuno, Elliot Cooley and junior Cameron Cutter received the honor, continuing

Chapman softball sweeps doubleheader with dominant pitching

March 11, 2013 by | Sports

The first-place Chapman University softball team rode the arms of Cassie Oregel and Natalie Both (pictured above) to a sweep in Sunday’s doubleheader versus Pomona-Pitzer at El Camino Real Park. Freshman Both followed up her first career save in the first game with her fourth complete game of the season in the afternoon matchup as