Westmont women’s basketball team in right frame of mind for postseason

Following its revenge victory against Biola in the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament semifinals, the Westmont women’s basketball team set its sights on Vanguard, a team the Warriors lost twice against during the regular season. “We stayed to watch Vanguard play The Master’s College in the second semifinal,” Westmont coach Kirsten Moore said at Monday’s Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon at Harry’s Plaza Cafe. “It was a one seed versus a four seed. Master’s was up at … [Read more...]

Alejandra Alvarez, Cory Blau possess the finishing touches for their teams

Carpinteria High’s Alejandra Alvarez and Westmont College’s Cory Blau had the finishing touch in games last week. Alvarez scored five goals in two matches for the Carpinteria girls soccer team and Blau poured in 28 points, including some clutch baskets down the stretch in regulation time and the second overtime of Westmont's conference-opening men's basketball win at The Master’s College. Their performances earned the pair Athlete of the Week honors at Monday’s Santa Barbara … [Read more...]

CIF-champion Dons basketball team is toast of press luncheon

Santa Barbara High basketball coach Dave Bregante was still clutching the CIF-Southern Section Championship plaque when he walked into the Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon with his team on Monday. The Round Table paid tribute to the Dons for winning the 2A Division championship, 75-65, over Lynwood on Saturday at the Honda Center. It was their first basketball title since 1991. “What can I say about the season?” said Bregante. “One thing, it’s still going on. We don’t … [Read more...]