Yearly Archives: 2018

Westmont’s John Moore Reaches 600 Wins in 31-Year Coaching Career

Westmont Men’s Basketball picked up its second win of the 43rd Annual Tom Byron Classic as the Warriors (7-4) posted an 86-65 win over Westcliff (2-15) on Saturday night. The win was the 600th of head coach John Moore’s 31-year career against 340 losses (63.8 percent). All but five of those years have been at Westmont where he holds a 521-266 record (66.2 percent). … more

Westmont Has Record-Setting Night; Bishop Diego Girls Hoops, Dos Pueblos Soccer Fall

Westmont Men’s Basketball broke three tournament records in a 126-58 win over California Miramar in the 43rd annual Tom Byron Classic on Saturday at Murchison Gym. … more

Laurie Jervis: Fess Parker Family Business Brings in Another Relative

Shull is a member of the third generation of the Parker family, and was raised around the family business. She is a graduate of Westmont College, and previously worked in public relations in the wine industry, and in an account executive role at Yelp in San Francisco. … more

Westmont Women Take Down NAIA Third-Ranked Wayland Baptist

Kaitlin Larson poured in 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to help lead the 11th-ranked Westmont Women’s Basketball  to a 60-56 upset against No. 3 Wayland Baptist of Texas. … more

Westmont Women Fall to Lewis-Clark State

In a defensive battle between two teams nicknamed the ‘Warriors’, Lewis-Clark State of Idaho (11-2) came out ahead, defeating No. 11 Westmont (8-4) by a score of 58-49. The match-up was the final game of the 2018 Westmont Holiday Classic at Murchison Gymnasium. … more

Reserves Shine in Westmont Rout in Holiday Classic Opener

Westmont (8-3) rolled to easy 79-30 women’s basketball win over Cornerstone of Michigan on the first day of the Westmont Holiday Classic. … more

Westmont adds ‘blended’ engineering program

Westmont College will offer a bachelor of science degree in engineering with a concentration in mechanical engineering beginning in fall 2019, blending courses in engineering, physics, mathematics and chemistry and grounding the program in the college’s liberal arts tradition. more

William Joseph Beasley Obituary

William Joseph Beasley, 92, went to join his wife in heaven on December 13, 2018, surrounded by his three daughters singing “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot.” … He is Professor Emeritus of Music at Westmont College where he taught for 30 years in the fields of music history and literature, church music, and music theory, while also directing multiple ensembles. more

Westmont College Library Turns Page on 50 Years

Westmont celebrated Voskuyl Library’s 50th birthday Dec. 3 with historic photos, a trivia contest and speeches by President Gayle D. Beebe, Provost Mark Sargent and library staff. … more

Westmont Basketball Handed 88-69 Loss by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Westmont Men’s Basketball suffered an 88-69 road loss to the Staggs of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (6-3) on Saturday, falling to 6-4 on the year. … more