Yearly Archives: 2011

Snyder’s perfecto clinches WSC softball title

Kailey Snyder has been the centerpiece of the SBCC softball team in the 2011 season, more

Latin Mass highlights 229th anniversary of Presidio’s founding : Spanish outpost was last of four built on California coast

A cannon salute, raising of the Spanish flag, more

RMHS students qualify for National Chemistry Olympiad test

The test was last Saturday at Westmont College, and seven people from Ventura County to San Luis Obispo County qualified to take it. more

RMHS students qualify for National Chemistry Olympiad test

Students Greg Schein and Evan Crook used the change to build a battery as part of the 2011 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad test, a multitiered competition that brings together the world’s brightest high school chemistry students to test their skill.

The test was last Saturday at Westmont College, and seven people from Ventura County to San Luis Obispo County qualified to take it. more

Six-Year-Old Donates to Westmont

Liam Hess has become the youngest donor in Westmont College history. The 6-year-old emptied $15.05 from his truck bank for the college’s Bright Hope for Tomorrow Campaign, which provides funds for new facilities on campus. more

Summer Adventure Guide 2011

We all know summer camp is just another way to say “play date” — just think of an all-summer-long calendar of play dates and you’ve got The Independent’s annual Summer Camp Guide. From the seashore to the tennis courts, summer camps in Santa Barbara spring up from Carpinteria to Los Olivos, from multitasking all-day camps to one-hour musical tootin’ and strummin’ camps. Web sites full of themes, activities, days, hours, and places have all been painstakingly gathered here to help you help your kids ward off the summertime blues. So get those kids out there to go have some fun! more

Warriors can’t overcome 10-run deficit

Westmont scored eight runs in the final three innings, but it wasn’t enough to complete a comeback as the Warriors lost 14-11 at Cal State San Marcos on Thursday afternoon in a non-conference game. more

Serrano signs with Westmont

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.) Madison Serrano of Chandler, Arizona has signed to play volleyball at Westmont College beginning in the fall of 2011. A first team all-region selection as a junior and senior, the 5-9 outside hitter is a graduate of Basha High School where she averaged 3.5 kills per set last season. more

First-Grader Makes $15.05 Donation to Westmont’s ‘Bright Hope’ Campaign

Liam Hess has become the youngest donor in Westmont College history. more

Trudelle headed for NAIA meet

Westmont senior Chrissa Trudelle will graduate May 7 with a degree in Kinesiology. more