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LSUS basketball programs excited for postseason opportunity

It was a pizza party celebration for the LSU Shreveport men’s and women’s basketball programs as both teams learned their fate in the upcoming NAIA Division I National Championship Tournament… First round action for LSUS begins Thursday, March 16 with the women getting the early tip at 2:15 against Westmont College and the men playing later in the evening against Montana-Western at 9:15. more

SBARTL: Moore has Westmont focused on GSAC title

Coach Kirsten Moore could feel the competitive juices boiling for her Westmont College women’s basketball team even after it had knocked off Biola in the semifinals of last Saturday’s Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament. more

STEFANI DIAS: ‘Always’ time for more Patsy

If you’re in need of even more music, hop in the car and head to Shafter for “Segue…” Starrh, who has been with the festival since the beginning, opted to delay the performance to accommodate the musicians from Westmont College, including his daughter, Michelle, who were on tour in Washington, D.C., late last month. more

Inside The Draft Room: The 1997 Blue Jays

It’s early on a Wednesday morning in February, and Tim Wilken is well into the amateur scouting season… “I remember the first time I watched Michael play,” he said. “UCSB was playing against Westmont College – which was an NAIA school. Even back in 1997, you didn’t see a lot of Division I schools playing NAIA teams. more

San Diego Christian Baseball Takes Two From No. 8 Westmont

The SDC baseball upset the No. 8 Westmont Warriors not once, but twice on Saturday as the Hawks swept the day and won the 3-game series. more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Westmont goes cold at wrong time

The final 20 minutes of Saturday’s Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament men’s basketball semifianl won’t be a happy memory for tournament co-host Westmont. more

Former four-star general speaks at Westmont breakfast

Over the course of its now 12-year tradition, the annual Westmont President’s Breakfast has hosted a wide range of speakers, from the realms of politics, journalism, the humanities and, as of 2017, the military. more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Gaucho bats go quiet in road loss

The Warriors managed only nine hits, but made them count in a Golden State Athletic Conference victory over the Hawks. Westmont (11-2, 4-1) did benefit by 10 walks from San Diego Christian (3-11, 2-8). Connor McManigal had three hits, while Michael Frigon and Michael Stefanic had two hits and drove in two runs apiece. more

GSAC TOURNAMENT: Warriors march to semifinals

Sean Harmon poured in a career-high 28 points as the Westmont men’s basketball team defeated William Jessup 102-86 in the quarterfinals of the Golden State Athletic Conference tournament Friday night. more

Finding Information is Key Before, During and After Any Emergency

When disaster threatens to strike, plenty of information is floating around that lays out what is going on and what people can do to stay safe… The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department and Santa Barbara and Santa Maria police post crime- and safety-related information to Nixle. UC Santa Barbara, Westmont College and Santa Barbara City College all have notification systems for their campus communities. more