Yearly Archives: 2011


Above, Tom Reed, chairman of Christian Business Men’s Connection, more

Wheaton College Names Women’s Basketball Coach

Wheaton College Athletic Director Dr. Tony Ladd announced Thursday the hiring of Kent Madsen as the head coach for the Thunder women’s basketball team. He will be the eighth head coach in 51 seasons of women’s basketball at Wheaton, and will replace Beth Baker, who announced her retirement on May 2 after 25 seasons as Wheaton’s head coach. more

Hodges, McDaniel, Royals’ 4×400 relay going to State Meet

Elysia Hodges and Hannah McDaniel will be competing in individual events and running on San Marcos’ 4×400 relay at the CIF State Meet in Clovis next weekend. more

Thompkins sets PRs in decathlon, finishes eighth

MARION, Ind.) Junior Adam Thompkins concluded day two of the decathlon at the NAIA Outdoor Track
and Field National Championships with an eighth place finish, scoring a point for the Westmont men’s
track and field team in the process. Thompkins recorded a personal best 6,306 points. more

Incoming Headmaster David O’Neil Ready to Guide Providence Hall to Next Level

Entrepreneur-turned-educator — and Westmont alum — comes from a Santa Monica start-up following a similar path as the Santa Barbara school more

Hall of Fame

The Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table (SBART) staged its 44th annual Hall of Fame Banquet on Monday night. It’s like an Academy Awards show for the sports community. Dozens of trophies and scholarships are handed out. Grateful recipients stretch the time limits of their acceptance speeches to acknowledge their coaches, teammates, teachers, and families. more

Local athletes look to qualify for CIF State Meet

State leader Nick Scarvelis should get pushed Friday in the shot put at the CIF-Southern Section Masters Track and Field Meet at Cerritos College. more

The Many Talents of Jake Allbaugh

This fall, Capital Christian High School student Jake Allbaugh will be pursuing his studies in business with a double minor in music and religious studies at Westmont College in Santa Barbara. more

Getting a Second Chance : Yokubaitis making the most of his second time around with Cardinals

Watching baseball practice take shape at Bishop Diego High School can be a time to reflect. more

OUT & ABOUT: Jordan joins Rescue Mission board

Kiah Jordan has joined the board of directors ofthe Santa Barbara Rescue Mission. Mr. more