Freshman Avery Keating shattered the record books this past weekend at the CA State Invitational. The rookie set an individual school record with the best 36-hole tournament in school history, shooting 140 (-4). The rookie matched his day one two-under par 70 on day two of the tournament, carving his name in the individual low round record books as well.
Senior Cheri Raymundo helped lead the women’s volleyball team to a trio of victories this past weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. The Arcadia native recorded 61 digs in four games, including a career-high 23 digs in match one against Millsaps.
Sophomore Jordyn Bradbury led the women’s soccer team to a big 3-0 win in its home-opener this past weekend, lending a hand in every goal scored. The Oak Park native found the back of the net for the first time in the 30th minute, leading off the scoring. Bradbury struck again, this time assisting teammate Lindsay Erl to put the Panthers up 2-0.
Senior Tyler Cook closed out his career with a huge weekend in the SCIAC Tournament, going 9-for-13 in Chapman’s three-game tournament run. The Tustin native hit two home runs, two doubles and eight RBIs to cap off his final season as a Panther. The captain ends his last season with a .431 batting average, the highest on the team and second overall in SCIAC. His eight RBIs bring his total single-season RBI count to 39, ranking him fourth in the SCIAC.
Senior Mitchell Bouldin made school history last Friday with a record-shattering, SCIAC winning leap in the long jump at the SCIAC Championships. The Seattle native broke the oldest record in the Chapman record book, which was set by Carl Smith, who had set the long jump school record in 1938.
Junior Conner Larkin surpassed the Chapman record for career triples, hitting his 12th triple during the Panthers’ victory against Caltech on Saturday. This isn’t the first record Larkin has broken either. Last season, the outfielder from San Diego, Calif. hit nine triples during the season.
Senior Grace Schade led the Panthers to a big 10-4 win over Occidental with four goals and two assists. With the win, the Panthers improved to 3-1 and are in third place in the SCIAC. Over two matches last week, Schade scored five goals, distributed four assists, had three steals and earned five ejections.
Sophomore Samantha Whalen had a dominant performance in the circle against No. 19 Williams to earn Chapman Athlete of the Week honors. Whalen pitched in both games of Chapman’s doubleheader sweep of the nationally-ranked Ephs, closing out game one and going the distance in game two.
Freshman Kevin Gregersen made the most of his opportunity with a school record of eight RBIs in just his second career start. In the Panthers 23-1 rout of Ithaca on Wednesday, the freshman catcher was 4-for-4 with a homer and eight RBIs in the first four innings.
Senior Tara Sonnemaker was a force in the net last week in leading the women’s lacrosse team to a pair of wins. Sonnemaker made 16 saves in two matches last week while posting a 7.00 goals against average.
Mitchell Bouldin jumped for a new personal-best in the long jump this weekend at the first SCIAC Multi-Dual of the season. He leapt 6.97 meters (22-feet, 10.5-inches) to secure first place overall in the event and beat his previous career-best by eight inches. The senior’s jump was just four inches short of breaking the 79-year old school record in the event. Bouldin and the Panthers compete at the Ben Brown Invitational next weekend.