CSUB Athletics is proud to announce the 'Runner Varsity Club. The 'Runner Varsity Club’s mission is to foster a culture of pride and giving by connecting former student-athletes and spirit squad members to the University, while enhancing their relationships with the Department of Athletics. We seek to honor the legacy of CSUB Athletics and encourage engagement with current student-athletes in their quest for academic and athletic success.

Membership Qualifications

This exclusive club is an alumni association for all alumni student-athletes and spirit squad members of the CSUB Roadrunners.

Your $50 Membership Will Include...

  • Membership to the Roadrunner Scholarship Fund ($100 value)
  • Membership to the CSUB Alumni Association
  • Exclusive Varsity Club Polo
  • Access to Alumni Events and Communications
  • Invitation to Special Events
  • 10% discount at the Runner Bookstore on all CSUB items
  • Discounted rates at the Student Rec Center
  • Tax deductions
  • A special thank you gift

Join today by calling Dena Freeman-Patton at (661) 654-2865, or Josiah Castro at (661) 654-3209, or click 


Advisory Board and Captains

Advisory Board
Dena Freeman-Patton Deputy Athletics Director 
Sarah Hendrick Director of Alumni Engagement
Josiah Castro  Assistant Athletics Director, Annual Giving
Dennis Cassidy Graduate Assistant (Varsity Club) 
Team Captains
Alumni-athlete Sport Class of


Zach Grasmick Men's Basketball 2008
TBD Women's Basketball  
TBD Cheerleading  
Melisa Cruz Cross Country 2013
TBD Men's Golf  
TBD Women's Golf  
James Garces Men's Soccer 2014
Brooke Wilkins Women's Soccer 2001
Taylor Jordan Women's Soccer 2014
Kristine Karr-Jacobson Softball 1995
Dane Oleson Men's Swimming & Diving 2014
Justin Young Men's Swimming & Diving 2015
Bella Donna Ludington Women's Swimming & Diving 2005
Lauren Kaufman Women's Swimming & Diving 2015
TBD Men's Track & Field  
TBD Women's Track & Field  
Molly O'Hagan Volleyball  2015
TBD Water Polo  
Dalton Kelley Wrestling 2014