Presidio Sports

WBK: Westmont can’t recover from early deficit in NAIA Tourney opener

FRANKFORT, Ky. — A 21-point halftime deficit proved to be too much to overcome for the NAIA defending national champions as #13 Westmont Women’s Basketball (20-10) fell 66-53 to #20 Xavier of Louisiana (24-9) in the first round of the 2014 NAIA National Championship. more

WBK: Westmont draws Xavier for NAIA opener

For the fourth year in a row and seventh out of the last eight, Westmont (20-9) has earned a berth in the NAIA Women’s Basketball National Championship. This year, the fourth-seeded Warriors will match up with Xavier of Louisiana (23-9), a number five seed, in the first round of play. Tip-off is scheduled for 9:45 p.m. EDT/6:45 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, March 19. more

CBB: Schapper is solid in Westmont win

Three runs were all the Warriors would need behind the pitching of starter Casey Schapper, reliever Hunter Christenson and closer Devin Matson as Westmont Baseball (14-10, 7-9 GSAC) posted a 3-1 Golden State Athletic Conference win over Arizona Christian (10-14, 4-12). With the win, Westmont has won seven of its last nine games including three of its last four conference games. more

WBK: Westmont falls to Master’s in GSAC semis

SANTA CLARITA — Seventh-ranked The Master’s proved to be too much for Westmont Women’s Basketball in the semifinals of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament. The Mustangs posted a 73-52 win over the Warriors to advance to Tuesday night’s championship game. more

MBK: Westmont advances to GSAC semifinals

n the 106th meeting between the two teams, Westmont notched its seventh win against Biola in the past eight matchups, 70-66, in the first round of the GSAC men’s basketball tournament on Thursday in La Mirada.

The Warriors will play at Vanguard in the semifinals on Saturday. more

WBK: Westmont survives foul-filled tourney game

Freshman guard Cora Chan led in scoring with 16 points off the bench as No.11-ranked Westmont Women’s Basketball (20-8) advanced to the semifinals of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament with a 70-56 win over Concordia (12-15, 5-10). more

Coleman, Miller step up in big games, earn Athlete of Week honors

Senior leadership took over for the Westmont College men and Santa Barbara High girls basketball teams and made the difference in huge victories on Saturday night.

Santa Barbara High’s Desirea Coleman and Westmont’s C.J. Miller were the difference makers for their teams, and they were recognized Monday as the Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table Athletes of the Week. more

WBK: Sampson’s 35 carry Westmont past Concordia

Kelsie Sampson put up a career-tying 35 points on Tuesday night in Murchison Gymnasium as #11 Westmont Women’s Basketball (18-8, 9-4 GSAC) recorded an 80-55 Golden State Athletic Conference win over Concordia (11-14, 4-9 GSAC). The senior forward made 14 of 22 attempts from the floor. more

MBK: Miller leads charge for Westmont

“Hard-fought:” the simple, yet all-encompassing expression that Westmont head coach John Moore uttered when describing his Warriors’ (16-11, 5-8 GSAC) 67-55 Golden State Athletic Conference victory over the Eagles of Concordia (19-10, 6-7) Tuesday night. more

BBK: Bishop dominates 4th quarter, reaches 5AA semifinals

The semifinal game will be played off-campus at Westmont College at 8 p.m. The Bishop Diego gym is being used this weekend for a fundraising event. more