Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk

Westmont Beats Hope International on Jeremiah Anderson’s Golden Goal

Jeremiah Anderson’s left-footed blast from long range beat a diving Hope International goalkeeper for the golden goal in overtime, lifting Westmont to a 2-1 soccer victory in a key GSAC game at Thorrington Field on Thursday. more

Precise Shooting Gives Westmont a 3-1 Win over Hope International

In the first of three critical games over the next two weeks, No. 6-ranked Westmont Women’s Soccer (10-1-1, 4-0-1 GSAC) posted a 3-1 win over Hope International (6-4-2, 3-1-1) to take over sole possession of second place in the Golden State Athletic Conference standings. more

This Week in Local Sports

The Channel League football season kicks off with a match up between last year’s champions. Dos Pueblos (5-1) plays host to Ventura (3-3) on Friday night at Scott O’Leary Stadium. The Chargers beat the Cougars in the last regular season game last year to earn a share of the title…. Men’s Soccer Hope University at Westmont, 3 p.m. more

Athletic Roundtable: Channel League Volleyball Play Heating Up

The competition is heating up among local Channel League girls volleyball teams as rivalry season begins…. Westmont: The Warriors extended their winning streak to 20 straight after sweeping GSAC rival Vanguard in a sweep. Both teams entered the matchup undefeated in league play, so the Warriors took over sole possession of first place. more

Jake Ramirez of Dos Pueblos, Santa Barbara’s Erika Foreman Named Athletes of the Week

Dos Pueblos quarterback Jake Ramirez and Santa Barbara High volleyball standout Erika Foreman were named the Athletes of the Week during Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press conference at Harry’s Plaza Cafe…. The female athletes nominated for the award included Jackie Lopez (Westmont soccer), Libby Dahlberg (Westmont volleyball), Kaela Cleary (San Marcos cross country). more

Randy Weiss: Media Luncheons Showcase Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table

It wouldn’t be a Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table Media Luncheon without the news media. From left are longtime reporters and editors Dave Loveton, now with Santa Barbara City College; Mike Klan of KEYT News; Mark Patton of the Santa Barbara News-Press; Ron Smith, sports information director at Westmont College; Dennis Moran of the News-Press; Noozhawk sports editor Barry Punzal; and John Zant of the Santa Barbara Independent. more

Jeremiah Anderson’s Two Goals Inspire Westmont

Jeremiah Anderson scored a pair of goals and Gabriel McEwen and Tyler Young added one each as Westmont Men’s Soccer (4-2-3, 3-1 GSAC) cruised to a 4-0 Golden State Athletic Conference victory at San Diego Christian (3-8, 0-4 GSAC) on Saturday afternoon. more

Westmont’s Michael Oldach Wins Title at Master’s Invitational

Westmont’s Michael Oldach finished in first place in the men’s open division of The Master’s Cross Country Invitational on Saturday in Santa Clarita. As a team, the Warriors finished in second place by just one point, scoring 61 to The Master’s 60. more

Westmont Women’s Soccer Blanks San Diego Christian

Freshman goalkeeper Gabi Haw recorded her second shutout of the season as NAIA No. 6 Westmont Women’s Soccer (9-1-1, 3-0-1 GSAC) posted a 3-0 Golden State Athletic Conference win at San Diego Christian (4-6, 0-4) on Saturday. Senior Jackie Lopez scored the game winner in the 42nd minute to give Westmont the advantage headed into halftime. more

Jackie Lopez Scores Twice in Westmont’s 3-1 Victory in Arizona

(PHOENIX) Jackie Lopez scored a pair of goals to help lead #6 Westmont Women’s Soccer (8-1-1, 2-0-1 GSAC) to victory in Thursday’s Golden State Athletic Conference game at Arizona Christian (4-4-1, 0-2-1). Avalon Albright also scored for the Warriors who posted a 3-1 win. more