Yearly Archives: 2018

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Westmont splits GSAC twinbill with Vanguard

Westmont third baseman Luke Coffey went 3-for-3, including a home run and a double, to pace the Warriors to a 5-2 victory over Vanguard in the opener of a doubleheader Saturday at Russ Carr Field. more

GSAC MEN’S BASKETBALL: Making a Big Finish Red-hot second-half pushes by Nwachie, Karczewski lead Westmont to victory

After a slow start — down by as much as 23 points with five minutes left in the first half — the Westmont men’s basketball team came out on fire in the second to take an 89-80 Golden State Athletic Conference win over San Diego Christian Saturday night in Murchison Gym. more

ON the TOWN: Film Festival brings community together

Lights! Camera! And plenty of action! The Santa Barbara International Film Festival attracts people from all over our community, county and country. … Westmont students Maggie Smith and Gabby Rodriguez attended with their professor, Dr. Carmen McCain, who said, “It’s a great event when you’re teaching a film class!” more

Olisa Nwachie’s Monster Night Leads Westmont Comeback Win

Westmont men’s basketball’s Olisa Nwachie wasn’t fazed by a 17-point halftime deficit. The junior had 30 points and 10 rebounds as the Warriors outlasted San Diego Christian, 89-80 at the Murchison Gym on Saturday. more

Westmont Women Win Eighth in a Row

(SANTA BARBARA, Calif.) With a 73-57 win over San Diego Christian (7-18, 0-11 GSAC), #6 Westmont Women’s Basketball (18-5, 10-1) has clinched at least a share of the Golden State Athletic Conference Regular Season Championship. With three games remaining in the GSAC season, Westmont holds a three-game lead over #8 Vanguard (17-4, 7-4) and #23 Arizona Christian (18-6, 7-4). more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Westmont stumbles early in defeat

Westmont gave up five runs early and four more in the ninth in a 10-5 series-opening loss to Vanguard in baseball action Friday at Russ Carr field. more

Another Busy Letter-Of-Intent Signing Day For Athletes In The Stanislaus District

Feb. 07–Together, Kendrick Bond and James Perez helped return the Patterson High football program to the top of the Western Athletic Conference. … They were joined by two other girls soccer players: Maddy Cuculich, who is headed to Westmont College; and Sara Shae, who committed to Trinity Christian College. more

Westmont Men Survive Firestorm, Defeat Arizona Christian, 92-91

(SANTA BARBARA, Calif.) Westmont Men’s Basketball (19-4, 9-1 GSAC) survived the Firestorm of Arizona Christian (14-10, 2-8 GSAC) this evening, winning by a score of 92-91. Kyle Scalmanini’s late-game heroics helped the Warriors finish erasing a 12-point deficit. more

Westmont Women Down Arizona Christian to Avenge Prior Loss

(SANTA BARBARA, Calif.) In a game of alternating runs, #6 Westmont Women’s Basketball (17-5, 9-1) scored 11 of the final 15 points to claim a 65-62 Golden State Athletic Conference victory over #23 Arizona Christian (17-6, 6-4 GSAC). With the win, Westmont avenged their only conference loss, a 70-69 affair in Phoenix last month. more

Gerald Carpenter: Westmont College, Music Club Offer Weekend Concerts

Student soloists and the Westmont Orchestra will play their Orchestra Concerto Concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, in Hahn Hall at Music Academy of the West, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb11, in the First Presbyterian Church, 21 E. Constance Ave., Santa Barbara. more