Cross country coach Sharon Chiong and her team look on as Hands to Hands Kajukenbo Self Defense and Destiny Arts Center of Oakland gave self defense demonstrations on Monday to promote women's empowerment. The program was made possible by the APER department and an National Collegiate Athletic Association grant obtained by Mills CHAMPS last semester. 140 students are expected to compete in sports this semester, a 40 percent increase from last year's Cyclones teams.
Athletes kick off new season with a bang
Photo by Sophia Tuttle