Cal Baptist basketball star Michael Smith worked out for the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday. CBU head men’ basketball coach Rick Croy sounded-off on the former Lancer looking to make a good impression with the Lakers.
The Cal Baptist baseball team ended its season with a 14-5 loss against PacWest Conference foe Dixie State at the West Regional played at Azusa Pacific University.
The Lancers reached the postseason tournament for the fourth consecutive season.
Check out the highlights and postgame interview with head coach Gary Adcock from CBU’s season finale on The Inland_Sports Channel:
The Cal Baptist University Baseball is headed to the NCAA Division II West Regional for the fourth consecutive season as the Lancers learned its postseason fate on Sunday night.
CBU (34-16, 25-11 in the PacWest) will open the playoffs on Thursday against the host school Azusa Pacific. The West Region tournament is double elimination.
The Lancers hosted the West Regional last year and reached the final game, but lost to Cal Pomona 7-6.
Check out CBU on the Inland_Sports Show from April 22:
Fresh off its third PacWest Conference championship, the Cal Baptist University softball team will now turn its attention to the playoffs and the West Regional. CBU will be looking to make school history and become the first team to advance past the West Region.
CBU will travel to Chico State for the West Regional and will open play against Humboldt St.
The Lancers finished the season with an overall record of 36-11, 26-6 in the PacWest Conference.
We’ll hear from Rancho Verde football coach Jeff Steinberg on the new 14-team conference set for 2018; as well as what he saw from QB Blake Barnett at the Arizona State Spring Game.
We’ll head down to Lake Elsinore and check in with Storm hurler Cal Quantrill.
We’ll also talk about the new Events Center at Cal Baptist University where the men’s and women’s basketball teams will play their home games. Plus, we’ll hear from the CBU softball team after winning its third PacWest Conference title. We’ll talk with coach Bill Baber plus shortstop Krista Mann and outfielder Caitlyn Lloyd.
The Riverside Poly baseball team joins us in-studio to preview the Riverside Classic vs. the King Wolves on Saturday 6pm at Cal Baptist University.
Plus, the CBU Lancers baseball team (D.J. Porter, Ryan Williams, Luke Navigato, Brody Robinson, Brian Ruhm, joins us to talk about the playoff push.
Also, former Redlands coach Jim Walker is returning to coaching! We’ve got the details plus an interview with the Terriers new coach Derrick Dial.
Cal Baptist University (28-15, 19-10) opened its final home series with an 11-4 victory against Hawaii-Hilo. Ryan Williams led the way collecting four of the Lancers 16 hits in the game, while John Glenn knocked in a team-high three runs.
Andrew Bernstein (4-1) worked 7.1 innings and struck out five en route to his fourth victory of the season.