Yearly Archives: 2013

Frontier Hoops: Tech women hold off College of Idaho

The Orediggers (4-1), who fell to Westmont College on Friday, connected on 8 of 18 3-pointers in Saturday’s win, led by Sophia Baetz’s 4-for-6 effort from deep. more

Orchestra Performs for Veterans: Wesmont Orchestra, Choirs, and guest speakers take the stage


A Veterans Day concert honored veterans of the Korean War on the 60th anniversary of the end of the conflict. more

Westmont’s Charles Farhadian to Explore World Religions in Free Talk

Charles Farhadian, Westmont College professor of world religions and Christian mission, will be reflecting on the movement of various major religions and the ways they have profoundly transformed the world in a free, public lecture Thursday in Santa Barbara. more

Strauss: A story of courage, perseverance

In a perfect world, Westmont College winning an NAIA national championship last season would have represented a line in the record book, a point of pride last March for a 1,200-enrollment institution tucked in the hills overlooking the Pacific Ocean. more

Local Roundup : Owls soar in 8-Man playoff opener

The Westmont women took third at the confrence finals in Costa Mesa, whie the Warriors’ men’s squad was fifth.

The top individual finisher for Westmotn was Kelley Collins, who took fifth in th women’s 5k race in 18 minutes flat. Piper Bain followed her with a 14th-place finish (18:29), while Jessica Meyers was 19th in 18:57.

Westmont’s men were paced in the 8k race by Nathan Evans (11th, 26:15) and Evan Kramer (15th, 26:23). more

Cardinals receive first Musial ‘Character’ Award Organizations, individuals lauded for sportsmanship in Hall of Famer’s honor

Kirsten Moore and Westmont College: With the community stepping up to help watch her newborn daughter, Moore continued coaching her NAIA girls basketball team after the sudden death of her husband, Alex. Moore helped lead her squad to a national championship 10 months after she lost her husband and eight months after Alexis was born. more

Sports Update: CIF Playoffs: Gauchos to Host Big West Soccer Semifinal

Westmont College’s women’s soccer team also went undefeated in the Golden State Athletic Conference. The Warriors will travel to play Concordia of Irvine for the GSAC Tournament championship on Friday. The two teams tied during the regular season. more

WBK: Lee sparks Westmont past Montana Tech

Esther Lee drained seven three-point field goals, including five of seven in the second half, to lead the Westmont’s women’s basketball team to a 59-48 win over Montana Tech in the final game of the Westminster Fall Classic in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Martinez’s strike a big winner: Westmont beats Vanguard to reach GSAC women’s soccer title game

The win advances Westmont (15-0-3) to the final on Nov. 15 against Concordia, a 3-2 overtime winner over The Master’s in the other semifinal. As the regular season champs, the Eagles will host the championship match in Irvine. more

WVB: Biola shuts down Westmont attack

The third-ranked Eagles of Biola (21-2, 11-1 GSAC) defended their home court on Saturday night, defeating #14 Westmont (20-7, 6-6) in straight sets (25-17, 25-15, 25-18) in a Golden State Athletics Conference match. more