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No. 20 Vanguard upends No. 25 Westmont 2-1 on 2 Late Goals

Westmont’s Francisco “Panchito” Castro broke through in the scoreless game in the 81st minute. … more

Samantha Neeley Guides No. 17 Westmont to 5th Straight Win

Samantha Neely pounded 13 kills and posted a .522 attack percentage as No. 17 Westmont Women’s Volleyball (16-4, 7-3 GSAC) defeated GSAC opponent Arizona Christian (10-7, 6-5) in straight sets (25-20, 25-13, 25-23). Brooklyn Cheney added 10 kills while also producing 22 serve receptions and 10 digs ...more 

Westmont Concert, Dream of America, Explores Immigration

The Westmont Fall Orchestra Concert, The Dream of America, explores the theme of the American experience in powerful and hopeful ways, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, both at La Cumbre Junior High School. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Cardinals feel pain of league defeat

Jake Engel threw a pair of touchdown passes to Isaia Morones to account for all of Bishop Diego’s scoring in a 49-14 loss at Camarillo on Friday night. …WESTMONT 3, OTTAWA 0 Hali Galloway had a match-high 14 kills and Brooklynn Cheney had 12 to lead the Warriors (15-4, 6-3) to a Golden State Athletic Conference sweep (25-12, 25-13, 25-22) over Ottawa of Arizona. more

Wildling Museum & Abstract Art Collective Present Nature Abstracted

The Wildling’s Executive Director Stacey Otte-Demangate and Westmont College’s Nathan Huff juried the submissions from the members of the Abstract Art Collective for this exhibit. Over 25 artworks will be for sale, with 30% of the proceeds supporting the museum. Nature Abstracted will be on display in the Barbara Goodall Education Center from October 3rd through February 4th, 2019. ... more

40 Under 40

Evan Haines , 30, Project Manager, Korsmo Construction

As we began culling through the stacks of reader-generated submissions for our annual 40 Under 40, we were amazed by the quality of the nominations. You opened our eyes to so many ambitious, goal-oriented, and passionate South Sound professionals that it was difficult to choose only 40. …At first glance, it wouldn’t surprise anyone that Evan Haines went to school on a basketball scholarship. But despite his 6-foot, 9-inch frame, Haines still has to climb both literal and proverbial ladders. Since joining Korsmo Construction in 2013, Haines has worked on more than 10 multimillion-dollar projects while developing skills that have seen him climb from his start as an entry-level project engineer, all the way up to project manager. more

Defense Carries Westmont to Sweep at San Diego Christian

Westmont Volleyball  picked up a Golden State Athletic Conference win in Santee, sweeping the Hawks of San Diego Christian by scores of 25-15, 25-12, 25-16.  …more

Westmont Professor Examines Impacts of Social Media

Felicia Song, Westmont professor of sociology, will examine people’s reliance on social media and its industrializing tendencies in a 5:30 p.m. lecture Thursday, Oct. 11, at the University Club, 1332 Santa Barbara St. … more

Athletic Round Table Luncheon: Sam Neely Takes Charge in Middle for Westmont Volleyball

When Westmont’s volleyball team lost All-American middle blocker Libby Dahlbergto an ankle injury, coach Patti Cook needed somebody to step up to fill the gaping hole on the front line. …more

Westmont Bounces Back From First-Set Loss, Beats Menlo in Four

Westmont Volleyball (13-4, 4-3 GSAC), ranked at number 11 in the NAIA, kept momentum rolling Saturday afternoon with a 3-1 Golden State Athletic Conference victory over Menlo (7-5, 4-4). …more