Yearly Archives: 2018

Santa Barbara Track Club Hosts Thoreson 30-Minute Decathlon and Youth Triple

The Santa Barbara Track Club (SBTC), hosted at Westmont College, invites the community for an event to honor David Thoreson, a national class decathlete, and teacher at La Colina Junior High School, 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Westmont. … more

Westmont Men’s Basketball Loses on Buzzer-Beater in Overtime

An overtime buzzer beater by Brandon Brothers gave Vanguard (9-0, 2-0 GSAC) an 81-79 win over #20 Westmont (6-3, 1-1) on Saturday night in Costa Mesa. … more

Patti Cook Steps Down as Westmont Volleyball Coach

Patti Cook, head coach of Westmont’s volleyball team, has announced her resignation, the school announced Sunday … more

Westmont Women’s Basketball Beaten by No. 1 Vanguard

Despite overcoming a 17-point first quarter deficit, #11 Westmont (7-3, 3-1 GSAC) fell to top-ranked Vanguard (9-0, 3-0), 63-57, in a Golden State Athletic Conference match-up. … more

Westmont Volleyball’s Sam Neely, Amy Buffham Earn NAIA All-American Honors

Westmont senior Samantha Neely has been selected as a 2018 NAIA Volleyball All-American and senior setter Amy Buffham received honorable mention recognition. … more

Westmont College’s annual Christmas fest delights

Westmont College’s 14th annual Christmas Festival at the First
Presbyterian Church was undoubtedly the hottest ticket in town, with four
performances staged to cater for the demand montjournal December 2018


Sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Helus gunned down inside the Borderline Bar and Grill the day before. The squad cars turn in front of me and head toward Loma Vista Road, where the medical examiner will take possession of the body.

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Dons suffer first defeat

Taylor Rarick scored 21 points on 7 of 11 from 3-point range, while Kaitlin Larson and Iyree Jarrett had 13 apiece to lead the Warriors to a resounding win. … more

Westmont Students to Research Sports Science in England

Seven Westmont kinesiology majors will conduct international research focusing on exercise science in June at the University of Bath in the United Kingdom. … more

Top High School Boys Soccer Teams in Town for College Cup Showcase

The games will be played at San Marcos, Cate, Carpinteria, Laguna Blanca, Bishop Diego, Girsh Park, the UCSB RecCen fields and at Westmont’s Thorrington Field on Friday only. … more