PHOENIX, Ariz. — In the opening game of the Arizona Christian Classic in Phoenix Monday evening, Westmont Men’s Basketball (8-3) fell to the Fighting Scots of NCAA Division III second-ranked College of Wooster (Ohio) by a score of 53-47.
The Warriors held on to a 29-22 lead at the half, thanks in part to guard Nate Marsing (14 points, 4 rebounds) who played substantial minutes in the wake of Billy Keller’s injury Saturday against Simpson. more
Four Westmont soccer players have been named to the 2013 NAIA Women’s Soccer All-America teams.
Senior goalkeeper Lindsey Smith of Pleasanton and senior midfielder Alison Hensley of Huntington Beach were named to the first team. Senior defender Amanda Diesen of Irvine was a second team selection. Junior midfielder Tiffany Dimaculangan of Glendora was honored as a member of the third team. more
Irene owns a salon. Joseph runs a bike shop. Vincent and Specioza both have farms. On the surface, Buseesa Parish and its populace could be any of a number of cities and communities in Santa Barbara County. Except that it’s in the hinterlands of Uganda, east of Lake Albert and difficult to spot on all but the most detailed maps of the country. … Rick Ifland — an associate professor of business and economics at Westmont College — describes micro-credit like this: more
Led by the offensive prowess of 6-foot-9 center Daniel Carlin, Westmont’s men’s basketball team overpowered the visiting Simpson University 89-63 Saturday to extend their winning-streak to seven games. “I thought Daniel Carlin had a really nice first half with 12 points and eight rebounds and most importantly he put them in foul trouble,” Warriors coach John Moore said. “We got to the free throw line quite a bit, which is a good sign of aggressive play.” After scoring 20 points with 11 rebounds by the 13:06 mark of the second half, Moore let Carlin sit, as the Warriors were already up 56-43. more
MONTECITO, Calif. –
Westmont College shot 76 percent from the floor in the first half and over 67 percent in the game as they routed Western Montana 86-55. more
Concordia’s family went 22-1-1, finishing the season on an 18-game winning streak and claiming the NAIA title with a 1-0 win over Westmont College of California in the championship match at Orange Beach, Ala. more
The Lady Argos also will meet NIC next weekend in Havre at the MSU-Northern tournament. Before then, UGF will visit California to play No. 8-ranked Westmont College on Dec. 16. more
Westmont, which was ranked No. 4 in the NAIA poll, finished with a 17-2-5 record. Westmont had played Concordia to a 0-0 draw at Westmont on Aug. 30. Westmont reached the final by beating Northwood of Florida 7-6 on penalty kicks on Friday. more
Considering the Hardeman lineage of successful players and coaches, such accomplishments simply run in the family. Hardeman’s father, Tine, an NAIA All-American in the 1950s at Westmont College, still holds the school’s single-game scoring record (46 points). more