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LOCAL ROUNDUP: Steinberger goes low in WSC victory

Zach Steinberger’s co-medalist round of 3-under 69 at the Antelope Valley Country Club helped the SBCC men’s golf team claim an overall victory in the sixth Western State Conference tournament of the season, hosted by Antelope Valley on Monday. … Taylor Bush and William Hoyer-Pingle each drove in two runs in the win for Westmont (16-10, 9-8), all coming in the Warriors’ big rally. more

Storm threat leads to evacuations

The occupants of more than 2,000 homes were ordered to seek safe ground Monday as a storm described by officials as unpredictable bore down on the recent burn scars of Santa Barbara County. … Schools were preparing for the storm. City College is on a normal schedule while Westmont College is on break. Students who stayed behind were to be sheltered at the campus. more

Westmont Pitchers Turn Strong Performance in Win Over Hope

A five-run sixth inning and solid pitching performances by sophomore Justin Sanders and senior Lance Simpson resulted in a 6-3 Golden State Athletic Conference victory for Westmont Baseball (16-10, 9-8 GSAC) over Hope International (15-14, 7-11). mroe

Carpinteria’s Luis Garcia, Isabel Studt Honored as Athletes of the Week

Carpinteria athletes Luis Garcia and Isabel Studt swept the Athlete of the Week awards at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Cafe. … The honorable mention choices for the award includ Isabella Gregson (SBCC softball), Lauren McCoy (Westmont basketball), Stef Korfas (San Marcos basketball),  Zach Jensen (Santa Barbara High baseball) and Parker Crossland (Dos Pueblos volleyball). more

Evacuations Ordered as Latest Storm Heads to Santa Barbara County

With another storm expected to douse Santa Barbara County beginning Tuesday morning, emergency officials issued mandatory evacuation orders for some communities below recent wildfire burn areas. … Westmont is on spring break. Students who are still present will shelter in place more

TMU Insider: Mustangs basketball teams gearing up for NAIA tournaments

It’s all a matter of perspective. The Master’s University men’s basketball team is a No. 1 seed in this week’s NAIA national tournament, but the Mustangs are wary of overlooking their first-round opponent. … Waldeck said recently he felt TMU played its best basketball yet during this month’s Golden State Athletic Conference tournament. The Mustangs beat a ranked Menlo College squad before losing to No. 4 Westmont College by nine. more

Reciben ensenadenses atención médica por parte de Potters Clay Westmont College

El alcalde Marco Novelo y su esposa Mirna Ibarra de Novelo acudieron a la jornada médica promovida por la asociación Potter´s Clay Westmont College, en la delegación Maneadero. En esta jornada de servicio médico en beneficio de población en situación de vulnerabilidad se brindaron consultas de medicina general, así como especialidad –dental, optometría  y ginecología, entre otras-. more

Westmont Splits GSAC Doubleheader With Hope International

Westmont Baseball (15-10, 8-8 GSAC) split a Golden State Athletic Conference doubleheader  against Hope International (15-13, 7-10 GSAC). Westmont took the first game 7-1 and dropped game two 11-0. Grant Gardner threw a complete game in the opener to pick up his fifth win of the season to go with zero losses. He gave up three hits, struck out six, and walked none. The lone run he gave up was unearned. more

Expert Jeremy Siegel says stock market still the safest bet

Trade policy battles. Budget deficits. White house infighting. War. Recession. None of those things should discourage the individual investor from investing in the stock market, one of the world’s best known names when it comes to investing told an audience at Westmont College on March 2. more

TMU Heads into NAIA Tourney as No. 1 Seed

Wednesday wasn’t about if or where. For The Master’s University men’s basketball team, it was all about the who and the when. … Monday’s 88-73 win over No. 14 Westmont College in Phoenix delivered TMU’s second straight conference tournament crown. more