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Cross Country - Tue, Aug. 19, 2014 at 2:40 PM

MAMMOTH, Calif. – Josh Espinoza (SR/Glendale, AZ) sped to a first place overall finish in Vanguard cross country's dual race against Cal State San Marcos on Monday morning in Mammoth Lakes.

 
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Women's Soccer - Tue, Aug. 19, 2014 at 2:05 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Vanguard women's soccer begins its season where it finished in 2013, as the No. 12 team in the country, according to the 2014 NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll. The Lions went 15-5-1 in 2013, and open the year on Wednesday August 20th (4:00pm) against Antelope Valley at home. 

 
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Volleyball - Tue, Aug. 19, 2014 at 12:25 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Vanguard volleyball enters its 2014 campaign as the No. 22 team in the nation, according to the Tachikara-NAIA Preseason Top 25 Coaches' Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. 

 
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Volleyball - Sat, Aug. 16, 2014

COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard volleyball launched the 2014 season on the road at Biola against Viterbo (Wis.) on Saturday afternoon. Jessica Neves (SR/Mission Viejo, CA) and Charlotte Heerlyn (JR/Santee, CA) took control offensively for the Lions with 13 kills apiece, but The Pride eventually fell in four sets to the 5-0 Hawks (25-18, 19-25, 25-19, 25-23).

 
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Softball - Tue, Aug. 12, 2014

COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard athletics is pleased to announce that three players have committed to join the Lions' softball team in 2014-15. Two local Calvary Costa Mesa graduates have been added to the roster in twins Kimberlee and Kaitlin Estes, while Payton Ross, a Hughson (Calif.) native, and the younger sister of VU senior Shelby Ross, will also become a student-athlete beginning in the fall semester.

 
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Cross Country - Thu, Aug. 7, 2014

COSTA MESA, Calif. - Lions' cross country will host the 25th Annual Vanguard Invitational on October 11th, beginning with the women's 5K at 9:00 am and concluding with the men's 8K at 9:45 am. 

 
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Baseball - Wed, Jul. 23, 2014

HOUGTON, N.Y. – Vanguard's Brandon Sandoval (SO/Fallbrook, CA) and Roberto Johnson (SO/San Marcos, CA) are spending this summer playing in the prestigious New York Collegiate Baseball League. 

 
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Women's Basketball - Mon, Jul. 21, 2014

COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard women's basketball standout Nicole Ballestero has signed a contract to begin her professional career overseas. Ballestero, the VU Athlete of the Year, Golden State Athletic Conference Player of the Year, WBCA Player of the Year and the NAIA Player of the Year will spend the 2014-15 season as a member of the Aabyhoj Basketball Club in Denmark.

 
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Men's Basketball - Mon, Jul. 21, 2014

COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard men's basketball has hired a new full-time lead assistant coach. Taylor Kelly, a former starter for the Lions, joins Soliday's staff after the departure of Brian "Boomer" Roberts to take the head coaching job at Trinity International University.

 
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Track & Field - Tue, Jul. 15, 2014

COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard track and field has voted Josh Espinoza (SR/Glendale, AZ) and Ali Drennan (JR/Wheelers Hill, Australia) as its 2014 Athletes of the Year. Both athletes led their respective squads, competing at both the NAIA Indoor and Outdoor National Championships, and excelled at the important Golden State Athletic Conference Championship meet.