Recent Press

Westmont Women Blank Menlo for 4th Straight Shutout

Westmont Women’s Soccer (9-0-1, 2-0 GSAC) recorded its fourth shutout in a row with a 1-0 Golden State Athletic Conference win over the Oaks of Menlo (5-2, 0-1).  ...more

Westmont Men Dealt a 2-1 Defeat By Menlo

Gabriel McEwen scored in the 32nd minute, but No. 17 Westmont Men’s Soccer (5-3-2 1-1 GSAC) suffered a 2-1 Golden State Athletic Conference loss to No. 21 Menlo (7-2, 1-0) on Saturday at Thorrington Field.  … more

Samantha Neely Delivers in Middle to Key Westmont Win

Samantha Neely moved to the middle blocker spot and delivered for Westmont in a Golden State Athletic Conference volleyball sweep over William Jessup by scores of 25-10, 25-18, 25-17.  … more

After Intensive Search, Missing Westmont College Student Found Safe in Ventura

After conducting an intenstive search on Thursday, Santa Barbara police have located a Westmont College student who disappeared the previous evening, apparently while out jogging. … more

Westmont Women Put Up 5 Goals in GSAC Opener

Westmont Women’s Soccer (8-0-1, 1-0 GSAC) started Golden State Athletic Conference play with a bang, posting a 5-0 win over William Jessup (4-6, 0-1). Westmont is ranked at number 10 in the NAIA. … more

Westmont Men Blank William Jessop in GSAC Soccer Opener

Westmont Men’s Soccer outshot  William Jessup by an enormous 27-3 margin and coasted to a 3-0 victory Thursday afternoon in the Golden State Athletic Conference opener at Thorrington Field. … more

Athletes of the week: Top Bay Area performers Amador Valley, Dougherty Valley, Lincoln, Valley Christian athletes recognized

Keilani Mayo, Valley Christian

Sport: Volleyball

Class: Senior

Position: Libero

The Warriors recorded back-to-back five-set victories over state champions, beginning on the road at Archbishop Mitty — 26-24, 18-25, 25-16, 18-25, 15-11 — then at home vs. Presentation — 16-25, 25-15, 23-25, 25-11, 15-11. Before opting to commit to play at Westmont College in Santa Barbara over the weekend, Mayo had 23 digs and two aces at Mitty, then 19 digs and three aces against Prez. more

On the College Track: EAOP hosts Higher Education Week for high school seniors in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties

The Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) at UC Santa Barbara will hold its annual fall Higher Education Week, a four-day traveling college fair, beginning Tuesday, Oct. 2. Representatives from universities, colleges and other institutions of higher education will visit high school campuses in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties to meet with high school seniors and discuss post-secondary education opportunities. … In all, more than 4,000 seniors from 12 high school will meet with representatives from the UC, California State and California Community College systems. A host of other private and public colleges and universities will be represented, including Westmont College and California Lutheran University, among others. more

Round Table Press Luncheon: Westmont’s Dave Wolf Looks for Quiet Place to Plan for GSAC Battles

The Westmont men’s soccer team heads into Golden State Athletic Conference play this week after playing a challenging nonconference schedule that included four NAIA top-25 teams. … more

Westmont College Hosts Nobel Prize Winner Daniel Kahneman

Daniel Kahneman, Nobel Prize winner in economics, recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and bestselling author of Thinking Fast and Slow, will speak at a noon luncheon Friday, Nov. 2,  in Westmont College’s Global Leadership Center.

Tickets to the event, which is sponsored by the Mosher Center for Moral and Ethical Leadership, cost $100 per person and may be purchased online at more