Monthly Archives: February 2019

Hear Westmont College Orchestra play music from ‘Up’ in Feb. 15 concert in Redlands

The Westmont College Orchestra will present a concert featuring music from the movie “Up” by Michael Giacchino 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at First Congregational Church of Redlands, 2 W. Olive Ave. … more

Vanguard Lions Earn Win Over No. 14 Westmont

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – No. 8 Vanguard capitalized against Westmont with a big fourth quarter to earn a win Saturday evening. The Lions posted 21 points in the final period to make it a sweep over the No. 14 Warriors for the 2018-19 year. Vanguard’s 59-46 win puts them at 19-6 overall and 10-4 in the GSAC with only four conference games left on the schedule. … more

Westmont Warriors Take Down #4 Lions

 Westmont Men’s Basketball (15-7, 9-5 GSAC) remained undefeated at home on the season as they took down #4 Vanguard (22-3, 10-3) by a score of 75-70. The Warriors handed the Lions just their third loss of the season. Olisa Nwachie led all scorers with 19 points to go along with five assists and four blocks. … more

Boys Basketball: Michael Thompson, Westmont keep adding to breakthrough season

WESTMONT – Michael Thompson is becoming a household name in the western suburbs – for basketball. … more

BigSpeak Announces New Hires and Promotions

BigSpeak Speakers Bureau in Santa Barbara has added seven members to its team across all departments. With growth and client expansion, BigSpeak also has restructured, uplifting current employees to managerial roles. … more

KOG Concert Series

The King of Glory Concert Series will host the 60 member Westmont College Orchestra from Santa Barbara on Saturday, February 16 at 7:00 pm.   A free-will offering will be taken.    King of Glory Lutheran Church is located at 2085 E. Southern Avenue in Tempe.  For further information, contact Cyndee Chaffee at 480-838-0477 or cyndeec@kogaz.org. … more

National Signing Day: Morro Bay

Morro Bay senior Grace Hotaling signed her National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Westmont College on Wednesday morning at Morro Bay High School. … more

Women’s tennis earn first victory of the year against Hope International

UC Riverside’s women’s tennis faced off against Hope International (0-1) on Friday afternoon at the SRC Tennis Courts. The team put on a dominating performance on their home turf, taking down Hope International 7-0 to win their first match of the season and improve to 1-2. … more

To Stay Competitive, Small Christian Colleges Emphasize Specific Niches

At Indiana Wesleyan University, incoming freshmen without a chosen major are not left in academic limbo. The Christian liberal-arts college has a special title for them — the “pre-declared major,” which has become the most popular choice. … more

Westmont Downs Oaks to Win Fifth Straight

Tsuneishi went four of seven from three-point range and lead the Warriors with 14 points. Over the past three games, Tsuneishi has made 14 of 24 three-point field goals (58.3 percent). … more