Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk

Two Young Life Students Awarded Full Scholarships to Westmont

Luke Perez of Santa Maria and Joseph Helm of Palm Desert, who had both planned to attend a community college, will begin at Westmont College this fall after receiving Westmont’s 2019 Young Life Scholarships… more.

Carpinteria High School Cheers on Graduating Class of 2019: More than 130 graduating seniors celebrate commencement with family and friends


Thursday was an evening of glory for Carpinteria High School when people celebrated more than 130 graduating seniors at the campus stadium. …
Among the school’s 102nd graduating class, students have been accepted to several undergraduate California State University and University of California schools, as well as Westmont College in Montecito, St. John’s University in New York City and Bentley University in Massachusetts, Rigby said. 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

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

Bishop Diego’s Jack Luckhurst, Lauren Tsuneishi of Westmont Honored as Athletes of the Week

Jack Luckhurst of the Bishop Diego boys soccer team and Lauren Tsuneishi of the Westmont women’s basketball team were named the Athletes of the Week at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon. … more

Athletic Round Table: San Marcos, Santa Barbara Wrestling Programs on Rise

Sophomore Lauren Tsuneishi is one of the few experienced players on the Westmont women’s basketball team, and coach Kirsten Moore couldn’t say enough about her importance to the team. … more

United Premier Soccer League Adds Santa Barbara Team, Alta California Sol | Sports

Torres, who played soccer at Santa Barbara High and Westmont College and coached boys soccer at Carpinteria, Laguna Blanca and San Marcos (he took Carpinteria and Laguna Blanca to the CIF Division Finals), sees Alta California Sol has a stepping stone for players to the professional ranks. … more

Noozhawk Holding Free Public Forum on Downtown Santa Barbara Issues

Silver sponsors are Pacific Premier Bank, the Santa Barbara FoundationSeymour Duncan and Westmont College. Ruby sponsors are Arlington Financial Advisors, The Cearnal Collective, Community Environmental Council, Cox and Metropolitan Theatres. … more

Westmont Men Can’t Hold Off Arizona Christian, Fall 96-89

Despite 21 points from Maxwell Hudgins and 18 from Kyle Scalmanini, No. 23 Westmont Men’s Basketball suffered a 96-89 loss to Arizona Christian in the Golden State Athletic Conference season opener. … more

UCSB Basketball’s Ar’Mond Davis, Mila Ladek of SBCC Soccer Named Athletes of the Week

The honorable mention choices for the male award include Joseph Pearlman (Dos Pueblos cross country), Michael Oldach (Westmont cross country) and Kile Kleiner (SBCC basketball). … more