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Westmont College wins NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship: Warriors capture school’s first National Championship in basketball

Westmont College is a National Champion in basketball. The Warriors defeated Lee, Tenn 71-65 to win the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship in Franfort, Kentucky. Tugce Canitez scored 25 points and grabbed 20 rebounds while teammate Kelsie Sampson also scored 25 points to lead the Warriors to victory. Esther Lee made 4-of-5 three-pointers to finish with 12 points. more

Westmont College wins NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship: Warriors capture school’s first National Championship in basketball

Westmont College is a National Champion in basketball. The Warriors defeated Lee, Tenn 71-65 to win the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship in Franfort, Kentucky. Tugce Canitez scored 25 points and grabbed 20 rebounds while teammate Kelsie Sampson also scored 25 points to lead the Warriors to victory. Esther Lee made 4-of-5 three-pointers to finish with 12 points. more

Colin Powell is keynote speaker at Westmont President’s Breakfast: Retired general talks about working under President Reagan

Retired Gen. Colin Powell stopped by Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort in Santa Barbara early Friday morning. Powell, who has held senior military and diplomatic positions under four U.S. presidents, was the keynote speaker for the 8th Annual Westmont President’s Breakfast. more

Westmont’s “Alex Moore Classic” Honors Former Professor

Westmont College hosted the Alex Moore Classic Saturday night honoring the life of former Westmont professor Alex Moore. Moore passed away in May of 2012, resulting of complications from surgery for Crohn’s disease. more

Westmont Student Dies in Motorcycle Crash

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department reports the driver of the motorcycle is identified as Nicholas Dale Davis. A school spokesperson said Davis was a Senior at Westmont College majoring in economics and business. The 21-year-old Northern California man was killed after crashing his red Honda motorcycle into a tree just before 9 p.m. Tuesday. more

Westmont Mourns Death of Professor: Husband Of Warriors Women’s Basketball Coach Dies

Alex Moore, an assistant professor at Westmont and the husband of Warriors women’s head basketball coach Kirsten Moore, died at the age of 31 of complications from surgery. He joined the Westmont faculty in 2011 and worked in the kinesiology department. Alex married Kirsten in 2008 and their first child is due in July. Westmont President Gayle Beebe said, “Alex was a bright light-he had a winsome humility.” more

Westmont Students Head To Mexico Despite Warnings

Despite warnings from the American Embassy in Mexico, a group of Westmont College students still intend on traveling to the country for an annual missions trip. KEY News Reporter Sara Bush has more on why they’re confident they’ll be safe. more

7th Annual Westmont President’s Breakfast

Former Defense Secretary, Robert Gates will soon be visiting Santa Barbara. He is the keynote speaker at the 7th Annual Westmont President’s Breakfast at the Fess Parker Doubletree Resort. The event takes place at 7:00 am on March 2nd. more

House Fire & Strong Winds Prompt Campus Evacuation

University students are back in their dorms this morning after a trailer caught fire Wednesday night.
Montecito Fire officials say a 20-foot travel trailer was fully engulfed in flames shortly after 10:50 p.m. in the 300 block of Mountain Dr. The location is near Page Hall on the Westmont College campus. more

UCSB Named A Top Public National University

UCSB has been named a “Top 50 Public National University” by U.S. News & World Report. According to the report, UCSB was ranked 10. It was also ranked 42 in the “Best National Universities.” The university’s engineering school was ranked 38 on the “Best Programs at Engineering Schools Whose Highest Degree is a Doctorate.” Of the “Top 30 Public National Universities,” UC Berkeley and UCLA ranked at 1 and 2, UC San Diego at 8 and UC Davis at 9. Other local colleges that ranked well were Westmont College at 90 and Cal Poly at 19. more

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