Women's Basketball - Tue, Nov. 24, 2015 at 8:35 AM
LOS ANGELES - Vanguard, ranked third in the coaches preseason poll, continues its undefeated season by picking up a 79-69 win over Bethesda. The Lions hold a 3-0 record as Kandyce Smith (SO/Monrovia, CA) scores a team high 16 points in only 14 minutes off the bench. Bethesda falls to 4-3 on the year with the loss at East Los Angeles College.
Athletics - Mon, Nov. 23, 2015 at 2:30 PM
Vanguard Men's Basketball will host the Thanksgiving Classic on Friday (27th) and Saturday (28th) this week. Participating teams include Benedictine-Mesa, Bethesda, Cal State Dominguez Hills, and Trinity International.
Men's Soccer - Sat, Nov. 21, 2015
COSTA MESA, Calif. - Fresh off a quarterfinal finish a year ago, the Lions (16-5) made things easier on themselves this year by smashing the University of Great Falls 3-0 in the NAIA Opening Round match. They did not have the stress of an overtime match like last year due to three second half goals from Jesus Fregoso (SR/La Puente, CA), Ivan Azpeita (JR/Orange, CA), and Jose Castillo (SO/Orange, CA).
Women's Soccer - Sat, Nov. 21, 2015
COSTA MESA, Calif. – The ghosts of last season's NAIA Opening Round match loss in penalty kicks were vanquished as Vanguard (15-5-1) blasted Columbia (18-4) to the tune of a 4-1 victory. Dominated all statistical categories, Madison Cody Farrel and Nicole Dunn (SO/Lake Forest, CA) each scored a goal and an assist in the win.
T&F & Cross Country - M&W - Sat, Nov. 21, 2015
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Vanguard runs a successful day at the NAIA National Championships at McAlpine Creek Park. The Lions were represented by Keili Dorn (FR/Kailua-Kona, HI) on the women's side and Zach DeAtley (JR/Victorville, CA), Zach Hunt (JR/Sparks, NV), and Jared Shohfi (SR/Pleasanton, CA) (JR/Pleasanton, CA) for the men.
Women's Basketball - Thu, Nov. 19, 2015
COSTA MESA, Calif. - Although she hadn't made one all night, when the seconds were ticking down Samantha Doucette (SR/Irvine, CA) drained the game winning three pointer to give #3 Vanguard the 59-58 victory over Montana Tech (4-3). She scored a game high 23 points on 8-21 shooting for the 2-0 Lions.
Men's Basketball - Wed, Nov. 18, 2015
NORTHRIDGE, Calif. - Cal State University Northridge (2-2) defeated Vanguard (RV) by a count of 72-52 in an exhibition matchup. Jaamon Echols (SR/Seattle, WA) posted 16 points and four rebounds, while Zach Allmon (JR/San Luis Obispo, CA) tacked on 10 points and nine boards. THe Lions hold a 4-0 record/
Volleyball - Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
COSTA MESA, Calif. - The celebration started before the match as the program honored the five seniors playing in their final home match, and ending with hoisting a championship plaque after the three game sweep. Vanguard (22-5, 15-1) was led offensively by Charlotte Heerlyn (SR/Santee, CA) hitting .556% on 11 kills. Hope International falls to 12-14, 8-8 with the loss.
T&F & Cross Country - M&W - Mon, Nov. 9, 2015
COSTA MESA, Calif. - The Golden State Athletic Conference has released the 2015 awards for men's and women's cross country. Vanguard was represented four times on the Scholar Athlete Teams. All of the Lions are first time winners.
Volleyball - Sat, Nov. 7, 2015
ATHERTON, Calif. - The long road trip north was fruitful for the #4 Lions (21-4, 14-0) as they picked up another 3-0 victory this time by defeating Menlo (6-19, 4-10) by scores of 25-16, 25-18, 25-17. Rebecca Lowden (FR/Glendora, CA) ended the contest with a match high 21 digs.