The men’s polo team went into the USPA National Intercollegiate Championships with a match against top-seeded Westmont College. The Warriors were tough opponents for the Red with quick, back-and-forth play throughout the first half of the match. The starters led the team with senior captain Nik Feldman scoring eight goals, freshman Ignacio Masias with four and junior Nick Stieg with one. Although Cornell put up a fight, the Warriors’ momentum could not be stopped. The match ended with an overall score of 15-14 in Westmont’s favor. more
The club will take the Easter weekend off before concluding the regular season with a three-game series at Westmont starting on April 25. The GSAC Tournament, featuring the top four finishers in conference play, starts on May 1. more
A free, public viewing has been hosted Westmont College Observatory from 10:30 p.m. Monday until 2 a.m. Tuesday.more
Koloa Union Church welcomes Rev. Dr. Alan R. Akana as its new minister.
Akana was born in Palo Alto, Calif. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy from Westmont College and Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Fuller Theological Seminary. The focus of his doctoral work was preaching, worship and building community in local congregations. more
Looking ahead, the Mustangs will compete at the GSAC Championship meet on April 25 and 26 at Westmont College in Santa Barbara. more
WESTMONT 9, BIOLA 0
Tim Goranson, Rodrigo Schaefer, John Bertram, Joshua Barnard, Travis Kimsey and Nicholas Szyndlar all swept their singles matches to lead the Warriors to their sixth straight win in their regular-season finale.
Westmont improved to 14-5 overall and 8-2 in the Golden State Athletic Conference. more
Cal Lutheran 5, UCSC 4 >> UC Santa Cruz’s No. 6 singles player George Goetz defeated Fergus Scott 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 despite the Slugs’ loss to Cal Lutheran at Westmont College in Santa Barbara. more
Dr. Lisea’s speech was followed by the presentation of the inaugural David K. Winter Excellence in Education Award to none other than David K. Winter, who attended with wife Helene. The award recognizes and honors individuals who have made a lasting contribution to the community. As a member of the Providence board of directors, former headmaster of Providence Hall and retired Westmont College president, Dr. Winter has made a significant mark on the Christian education community. more
The Westmont College Observatory is hosting a free, public viewing from 10:30 p.m. Monday until 2 a.m. Tuesday, and members of the Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit will be on hand with their own telescopes to provide additional views. The Westmont campus is at 955 La Paz Road in Montecito. more
Westmont 9, UC Santa Cruz 0
The Warriors swept the match to improve to 13-5 overall, 7-2 in GSAC play.
Tim Goranson, Rodrigo Schaefer, John Bertram, Joshua Barnard, Travis Kimsey and Nicholas Szyndlar all contributed to the win. more