Recent Press

Where are 2017 Orange County theater students going to college?

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall…  WESTMONT COLLEGE, Santa Barbara Kat Delaney, Mater Dei High School. more

Where are 2017 Orange County visual arts students going to college?

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall…  WESTMONT COLLEGE, Santa Barbara Samantha BrittOrange Lutheran High School. more

Where are 2017 Orange County instrumental music students going to college?

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall… WESTMONT COLLEGE, Santa Barbara Chae Eun Kim, Beckman High School. more

Jupiter Jumps Into View on June 16

Jupiter rises into view during the monthly public viewing of the stars on starting about 8 p.m. Friday, June 16, and lasting for several hours at the Westmont Observatory. more

Observatory to focus on Jupiter

Jupiter will rise into view during monthly public sightings that will start at 8 p.m. Friday at Westmont College Observatory, 955 La Paz Road, Montecito. more

Ty Wiest, Brody Weiss Lead Foresters Past So Cal Catch, 9-5

Ty Wiest gave a dominating performance on the mound and Brody Weiss and Luke Ritter each hit two-run homers to power the Santa Barbara Foresters to a 9-5 win at the Southern California Catch on Tuesday in a California Collegiate League baseball game at Biola University. Weiss, out of Westmont, had big day at the plate, going 3-for-4 with a homer, double and three RBI. His double drove in Ashton Easley in the fourth inning for a 4-0 lead. more

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Over the Rainbow Gauchos hire coach from Hawaii

Westmont College won the Golden State Athletic Conference’s All-Sports Award for the fifth straight year and finished eighth nationally in the NAIA in the competition for the Learfield Director’s Cup. more

CCL SUMMER BASEBALL: Weiss cracks homer as Foresters romp

Brody Weiss had three hits including a home run and a double to lead the Santa Barbara Foresters to a 9-5 victory over the So Cal Catch in a California Collegiate League game played at Biola University… Lee went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles in his Forester debut, and Weiss, an infielder from Westmont College, was also 3-for-5. more

A holding call at Peabody Stadium

Some of the sports stories in this town are so epic, you could set them to music. Here are a few that could draw an audience from Peabody Stadium to Pershing Park. The playing surface, seating and amenities at SBCC’s Pershing Park do need serious attention, but Forester manager Bill Pintard opted for those challenges instead than accepting offers to relocate to Westmont College or Ventura. more

Holmdel High School Class of 2017 Embarks On The Epic Journey Of Higher Education

After years of dedication and hard work, the Holmdel High School Class of 2017 is proudly moving on to even greater adventures… Westmont College. more