Softball - Wed, Mar. 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard handed No. 1 Concordia (19-3, 3-1 GSAC) its third loss of the season, 5-2, in the opener of Tuesday's Golden State Athletic Conference doubleheader but dropped the nightcap 7-1 to the defending national champion.
Photo courtesy of SEAN SYDNOR PHOTOGRAPHY
Men's Basketball - Tue, Mar. 11, 2014 at 11:55 PM
COSTA MESA, Calif. – No. 9 Vanguard won its first-ever Golden State Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament trophy on Tuesday evening in The Pit to sweep both the regular season and tournament titles for 2013-14. The Pride, led by Preston Wynne (SR, Wellpinit, WA)'s 24-point, 5-assist performance, defeated No. 23 Hope International (22-10) 90-80 in the championship game.
Men's Basketball - Tue, Mar. 11, 2014 at 10:35 AM
COSTA MESA, Calif. - No. 9 Vanguard men's basketball will host No. 23 Hope International in the 2014 Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament Championship on Tuesday at 8:00pm in The Pit. The game will be televised nationally on Fox Sports Prime Ticket. Vanguard Athletics will give away 160 free tickets to VU students with a valid VU ID. The tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Photo courtesy of John Fageaux
Baseball - Tue, Mar. 11, 2014 at 8:55 AM
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard pitchers Scott Torrey (JR, Simi Valley, CA) and Johnny Fageaux (JR, Rossmoor, CA) notched a win and a save, respectively, as the Lions held on to defeat Biola 7-6 on Monday in Golden State Athletic Conference baseball action.
Softball - Mon, Mar. 10, 2014 at 1:20 PM
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard softball suffered a pair of losses over the weekend, falling to Golden State Athletic Conference foe San Diego Christian 3-2 and 6-3 in Saturday's doubleheader.
Photo credit: John Fageaux
Baseball - Mon, Mar. 10, 2014 at 1:15 PM
IRVINE, Calif. – VU baseball split games with ninth-ranked Concordia on Saturday to improve to 13-9 overall (9-8 GSAC). The Lions won the series (2-1) with a 6-1 victory on Friday and a 7-0 shutout in the nightcap of the doubleheader.
Track & Field - Mon, Mar. 10, 2014 at 10:40 AM
GENEVA, Ohio – Vanguard's Josh Espinoza (JR, Glendale, AZ) and Kiana Davis (FR, Longview, WA) both became dual All-Americans at the 2014 NAIA Indoor Track and Field National Championships on Saturday. Kapree Nelson (JR, Lancaster, CA) also garnered all-america honors to give the Lions five total individual nods, the most for the program since 1975.
Men's Basketball - Sun, Mar. 9, 2014
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Lions' fans packed The Pit on Saturday to see the Golden State Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Semifinal match-up between No. 9 Vanguard and Westmont. The home crowd roared and five Blue and Gold players tallied double-figures as VU took down the Warriors (18-12) 80-70 to advance to the league's championship game.
Baseball - Sat, Mar. 8, 2014
IRVINE, Calif. – Vanguard's Eddie Rivera (SR, Anaheim, CA) tossed a four-hitter in eight innings of work on Friday as the Lions upset No. 9 Concordia (17-7, 9-6 GSAC) 6-1 in Golden State Athletic Conference baseball play.
Track & Field - Sat, Mar. 8, 2014
GENEVA, Ohio – Vanguard juniors Josh Espinoza (JR, Glendale, AZ) and Kapree Nelson (JR, Lancaster, CA) qualified for their respective finals' heats at the 2014 NAIA Indoor National Championships on Friday.