Santa Barbara News Press

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Golden Tornado fall in CIF opener

The Warriors had five players in double figures in their season opener, led by Olisa Nwachie’s 19-point night against the Wildcats. … more

SBART: Chargers ready to play spoilers in CIF playoffs

Westmont (22-4, 13-3 GSAC) had its own excitement last weekend with a five-win at Menlo, with Samantha Neely’s block breaking a 13-13 tie in the third set to help the Warriors extend their winning streak to 11 matches. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Hancock grounds up SBCC in win

Four players scored for the Warriors and goalkeeper Lalo Delgado had 10 saves in Westmont’s regular season finale in Phoenix. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Braves finish perfect Channel season

Hali Galloway had a team-high 20 kills to go along with 17 digs to lead the Westmont women’s volleyball team to a 25-19, 25-19, 20-25, 23-25, 15-11 win over Menlo on Friday night in a Golden State Athletic Conference match. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Heidegger early All-Big West pick

Westmont College’s Michael Oldach has been named as the NAIA Men’s National Cross Country Runner of the Week after having won the William Jessup Invitational in Rocklin last Saturday. … more

Gauchos looking to rekindle good old days

Westmont’s women (11-1-2), ranked No. 12 in the NAIA, are also aiming for a second-place finish in the Golden State Athletic Conference. …more

.LOCAL ROUNDUP: Rams shine in marquee matchup

Gabe Thurner, Gabriel McEwen and Sam Tuscano had two goals each to lead the Warriors to a Golden State Athletic Conference romp over the Hawks at Thorrington Field. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Braves march right past Royals

The Warriors shook off the injury of starting quarterback Vance Keiser to score a Citrus Coast victory over the Saints at Carpinteria Valley Memorial Stadium. … more

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Westmont setter wins NAIA award

Westmont setter Amy Buffham added a national honor this week to the Golden State Athletic Conference recognition she received for the third time. … more

COLLEGE ROUNDUP: Reset to Success Buffham, Neely lead Warriors again

Westmont outside hitter Samantha Neely and setter Amy Buffham, both seniors, were named Golden State Athletic Conference volleyball players of the week for their play last week — and they lost no momentum in leading the Warriors to victory again on Tuesday. … more