Yearly Archives: 2018

Westmont’s Michael Oldach is NAIA All-American After 8th-Place Finish at Nationals

Westmont junior Michael Oldach notched an eighth-place finish out of 330 runners at the NAIA National Championships, earning All-American honors for the first time in his cross country career. The team placed 27th out of 36 schools. … more

Road to College Cup: UC Irvine Survives Shootout in First Round

Anthony Orendain scored in the 23rd minute for the Tigers, who are coached by Westmont alum Ryan Jorden. The game was played a Fresno Pacific University. … more

Ten years after the devastating Tea fire Westmont College is around the clock ready in its danger zone

Ten years after the Tea Fire in the Montecito hills, Westmont College continues to refine and improve its evacuation and emergency plans. … more

Chantel Cappuccilli Steps Down as Westmont Women’s Soccer Coach

Chantel Cappuccilli has resigned as the women’s soccer at Westmont College, the school announced. … more

List of Arizona high school athletes signing letters of intent 2018

Keelyn Kistner, Perry, Westmont College …more


Local high school athletes commit on signing day

Soccer players who committed included Newport Harbor’s Mackenzie Blazer (East Carolina), Emily Johnson (UC Santa Barbara) and Sofia Velazquez (Cal State Dominguez Hills), Huntington Beach’s Alyssa Hornback (Sonoma State), Kekoa Nelson, (Cal State Dominguez Hills), CdM’s Alyssa McKenzie (Eastern Washington) and Jenna Nighswonger (Florida State), Edison’s Sophia Smith (Point Loma) and Malia Walenceiwic (University of San Diego), Pacifica Christian’s Hunter Alexander (Occidental College) and Sadie Hill (Westmont College), Fountain Valley’s Chantelle Sanchez (UC Irvine), and Marina’s Kellie Hallworth (Cal State San Bernardino). … more

$1 Million Grant Helps Westmont Support Pastors

Westmont College has received a $1 million grant to help establish Frontiers, offering opportunities for retreat, mentoring, intellectual and social engagement, and spiritual discernment to pastors just starting out in ministry or undergoing significant professional changes. … more

Westmont’s Sam Neely Named GSAC Volleyball Player of Year

Westmont senior Samantha Neely has been selected as the 2018 Golden State Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Year. … more

College Cup: Wake Forest Heads 48-Team Field on Road to Santa Barbara

UC Riverside opens tournament play Thursday against Pacific, which is coached by Westmont College alum and former Warrriors’ assistant coach Ryan Jorden. … more

Westmont Women’s Soccer Falls to Hope in GSAC Tournament Final

Westmont Women’s Soccer found itself playing from behind in the championship game of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament. After scoring two equalizers, the Warriors were unable to find a third and lost to Hope International 3-2. … more