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  • Brunelle Named Women's Soccer Coach

    After years as the lead assistant, Brunelle takes over program.

    Neil Morgan — 

    After spending the last six years as the lead assistant, Erin Brunelle becomes the sixth head coach in Biola Women’s Soccer history. She takes...

  • Senior Day And Steakout

    Biola hosts Baseball/Softball Senior Day on April 18.

    Neil Morgan — 

    Biola Baseball and Biola Softball invite fans, friends, alumni and the entire Biola community to join them on Saturday April 18 for their senior...

  • DePriest Earns National Honor

    Reba DePriest Named NAIA Pitcher of the Week.

    Neil Morgan — 

    NAIA RELEASE Things just keep escalating for Biola's fantastic ace Reba DePriest. She begins the week with school player of the week honors, then...

  • Greiner Presents At SABR Conference

    Alumnus & professor create new pitch analysis system.

    Neil Morgan — 

    Biola Baseball alumnus Jarvis Greiner introduced his Quality of Pitch metric yesterday at the Society of Baseball Research Analytics Conference at...

  • Biola's Professional Triple Threat

    Three former Biola Women's Basketball players are pros.

    Autumn Whitney — 

    It’s not everyday that three women who played collegiate basketball together are now playing professional basketball overseas at the same time....

  • Kurtz, Weststeyn Earn Conference Honor

    Mike Kurtz and Amy Weststeyn named Cliff Hamlow Champions of Character

    Neil Morgan — 

    LA MIRADA, Calif.--- (Courtesy the Golden State Athletic Conference) The Golden State Athletic Conference will honor 18 student-athletes from...

  • Crumley Named Interim Track Coach

    Experienced high school coach to lead team through spring.

    Neil Morgan — 

    With the recent retirement of Jonathan Zimmerman, it became imperative that Biola Track & Field find a new head coach with immediacy. Bill...

  • Tixier Earns National Swimmer of the Month

    Lisa Tixier claims first national award.

    Neil Morgan — 

    NAIA RELEASE | TIXIER'S INDIVIDUAL TIMES & FINISHES LA MIRADA, Calif.--- Freshman Lisa Tixier has the first of what could be many national...

  • Athletics, GSAC Donate To Operation Christmas Child

    Eight conference schools donate gift boxes.

    Neil Morgan — 

    LA MIRADA, Calif. --- All eight Golden State Athletic Conference schools, and the conference office, joined efforts to contribute over 300...

  • Track & Cross Country Coach Retires

    Jonathan Zimmerman retires to be with family.

    Neil Morgan — 

    After eight and a half successful years of growth at the helm of the Biola Cross Country and Track and Field programs, Head Coach Jonathan...

  • Biola 22nd In Learfield Sports Directors' Cup

    Biola ranked No. 22 athletic department in the NAIA.

    Neil Morgan — 

    COMPLETE RANKINGS CLEVELAND, Ohio --- The first edition of the 2014-15 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings was released Thursday, with...

  • Weststeyn, Mason Earn National Honors

    Two volleyball players named Academic All-Americans

    Neil Morgan — 

    CoSIDA Release Amy Weststeyn is one of just six volleyball players in the country to be named to the Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-American...

  • Parked In The Semifinals

    Biola finishes the season as the third-best team in the NAIA

    Neil Morgan  — 

    Biola's season came to an end on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, a few hours earlier than the team would have liked, but the Eagles went down swinging and...

  • Volleyball Lands Four All-Americans

    Amy Weststeyn, Joclyn Kirton, Alyssa Mason and Lauren Hoenecke honored.

    Neil Morgan — 

    NAIA RELEASE Just a few days following the conclusion of a spectacular deep postseason run the postseason awards begin flowing for Biola...

  • Biola Women’s Volleyball Earns GSAC Co-Championship

    Teams wins conference title for first time since 1997

    Neil Morgan — 

    Biola University secured its first Golden State Athletic Conference volleyball championship since 1997 with a 3-1 win over The Master's College on...

  • Biola’s Women’s Cross Country Team Sends Boxes of Appreciation to Soldiers

    Boxes filled with treats and a personalized letter are sent to soldiers overseas

    Daniel Batchman — 

    “The sacrifice we make is nothing in comparison to what the soldiers make and that is why we make time to pause our agendas and give back to these...

  • Cross Country, Soccer Earn 11 GSAC Scholar-Athletes

    Biola leads conference in scholar-athlete awards

    Neil Morgan — 

    Over the past week, the Golden State Athletic Conference released its 2014 Cross Country and men and women’s soccer Scholar-Athletes. To be...

  • Cross Country Qualifies For National Championships

    Biola sends its full women's team and a men's competitor.

    Neil Morgan — 

    LA MIRADA, Calif. --- Late on Monday afternoon the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics announced the official field for the 2014...

  • Volleyball Pair Earns Academic Honor

    Alyssa Mason and Amy Weststeyn honored.

    Neil Morgan — 

    CoSIDA RELEASE LA MIRADA, Calif. --- Biola earned its fourth and fifth Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District nods on Thursday, as Amy Weststeyn...

  • Biola Men’s Soccer Players Serve the Local Community

    Seven soccer players to coach high school students during their off-season

    Stephen Day — 

    As the 2014 men’s soccer season draws to a close, the team prepares not only for the playoffs and an opportunity to compete at nationals, but a...

  • Three Soccer Players Earn Academic Award

    Stephen Tanquary, Shea Davis and Miranda Starbeck honored.

    Neil Morgan — 

    COSIDA RELEASE Both of Biola’s soccer programs are in the thick of the Golden State Athletic Conference playoff races heading into the final...

  • Biola To Induct Three To Athletics Hall of Fame

    Musa Dogonyaro, Ronn Johnson and Rianne Schorel comprise Biola's third class of Hall of Famers.

    Neil Morgan — 

    The Biola University Athletics Department will induct its third set of distinguished athletes into its Hall of Fame on Saturday Sept. 13, 2014....

  • Biola Women's Cross Country Team Starts Season as National No. 1

    For the second year, NAIA names Biola women's cross country as top-ranked program

    Neil Morgan — 

    Biola is no stranger to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics' top-25 coaches' poll, but it is rare air to find itself at No. 1 in...

  • Natasha Jackson Leaps Toward Olympic Goal

    Alumna wins Pan-American Cup and places second at Canadian Nationals

    Neil Morgan — 

    Biola alumna Natasha Jackson (’11) took her first international victory and the 2014 Pan-American Combined Events Cup title with her heptathlon...

  • Andre Murillo Signs Pro Contract

    Former All-American signs with German pro league.

    Neil Morgan — 

    Following his graduation from Biola this spring, Andre Murillo is shipping off for the bright lights and big city of Hamburg, Germany. The forward...