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Chapman Athletics

July 10, 2018 by Chapman Magazine | Sports

Panthers Win SCIAC Titles Spring was a season of success for Chapman’s athletic programs, two of which won conference championships. For the women’s basketball team, the Panthers’ first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament title came in dramatic fashion. Led by Jaryn Fajardo’s 25 points, Chapman prevailed in double overtime, defeating Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 70–61, in the title

Olympic Training

July 10, 2018 by | Alumni

Think of Kelli Stavast ‘02 before you complain about the temperature in your cubicle. She spent two weeks as an NBC broadcaster at the blisteringly cold Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stavast’s true preparation for her assignment wasn’t just for the weather, of course. Her work has taken her to places like pit row

Night of Champions Currey, Ly ’10, Sanders ’03 and Phillips ’79 will be honored as the 37th class to enter Chapman’s Athletic Hall of Fame.

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Sports

A leader who steered Chapman Athletics toward excellence for more than two decades, and a two-sport  star whose feats fill multiple school record books are among the latest inductees to the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Former Athletic Director Dave Currey and volleyball and basketball star Lindy Ly ’10 are joined in the 2017  Hall

Panthers on Ice The hockey program carves a special niche at Chapman.

March 11, 2017 by | Sports

There are places where kids who begin playing hockey at age 4½ are called late bloomers. Southern California is typically not such a place. But then Heikki Veharanta ’15 (JD ’18) isn’t typical, and neither are his teammates on the Chapman University hockey team. They love a sport that was born on frozen Canadian lakes

Frosh Start Fresh success for first year students in sports

June 24, 2016 by Robyn Norwood | Sports

Like most freshmen, they hardly knew their way around when they arrived at Chapman University this year. But these four athletes quickly found success, making a name for themselves on campus and beyond. Cam Haslam With two seconds left in the SCIAC championship game, the 6-foot-2 guard from Seattle sank a pair of free throws

Sports Roundup

March 16, 2016 by | Sports

While Chapman University is proud of award-winning soccer player Haley Fedden ’16 , other Chapman athletes are also equally talented. New Hall of Famers Inducted Baseball star Alex Taylor ’03, soccer great Eunice Bobert ’82 and the 1995 national championship softball team were honored this fall as the newest inductees to the Chapman University

Field Tested In victory and in loss, award-winner Haley Fedden '16 shows the powerful influence of her leadership

March 15, 2016 by Allison Jenney (MFA '16) | Features

Of all the things that motivate Chapman University soccer player Haley Fedden ’16, personal awards barely even register. Which helps explain why she won a conference award for sportsmanship and team play. “I’ve never met such a selfless person,” says Chapman women’s soccer coach Courtney Calderon. A senior team captain,